Join the East Side Arts Council for refreshment, conversation with the artists an to view portraiture and acrylics with St. Paul artists Tanya Slipka at a gallery opening Tuesday, March 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. Tanya, an East Side resident, was born with inherent artistic skills.
On March 16, the St. Paul Public School Community Education Spring/Summer 2007 Catalog was sent to every resident in the city of St. Paul. Over 600 classes are offered through Community Education each session.
Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, located at Larpenteur and Kennard, is having a ham bingo on Saturday, March 24 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Hams will be given out during the event as door prizes. The cost is 25 cents per bingo hard card per game.
Epworth United Methodist Church, 1965 E. Sherwood Ave., is holding an East Side Community Lenten Worship service on March 21 at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. A soup and bread supper is at 6 p.m. and an offering will go to the Merrick Community Food Shelf. For information call 771-4627.
Reverend George St. Cyr retired after 21 years of ministry as Senior Pastor at Faith Alliance Church on Dec. 31, 2006. He and his wife Judie came to Faith Alliance after serving several years in Appleton, Wisconsin.
People are still alive today who remember when most travel was by train, horses or walking. During my college years, calculations in science and engineering were still done mostly with slide rules or pencil and paper. Another area that has changed is the diminishing emphasis on memorization.