The Minnesota Historical Society has opened up the fourth round of Gale Family Library Legacy Research Fellowships. Applications are due by Oct. 3, with Legacy Fellowship research to begin Jan. 1, 2017.
The Citizens’ Fire Academy consists of approximately eight, three-hour sessions from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., and meets once a week on Wednesdays. The first class is on Sept. 7 and the last will be on Oct. 26.
Raspberry and blueberry seasons are underway in much of Minnesota. Farmers across the state are reporting fields full of ripening berries and anticipate a strong season. Many southern and metro producers started picking in July.
The deadline for artists to submit work for Dakota County’s sixth Community Art Exhibition has been extended. From the bluffs of the Mississippi to the beaches of Lake Byllesby, Dakota County is filled with majestic beauty.