Upcoming Events - Click for more details: School District 622 candidate forum; Youth Indoor Tennis Lessons; Library board meeting; Family Stories Into Memoir: Write Your Life; Washington County Library’s ‘Maker Fest’; Kick Off Your NaNoWriMo Project: Teens; Flashlight Pumpkin Hunt; STEM Saturday at Oakdale: Dino Poop Fossils; Carry-out booya; Escape the Library; ‘Million Dollar Quartet’; ‘Pumpkins & Paws ‘Howl’oween Spooktacular’; Rotary Strive scholarship race; Ribbon cutting and open house for Casey Lake Park building;
A hermit thrush, first to arrive in the spring and last to leave in the fall, is caught in a the mist net at the Maplewood Nature Center. Each year worldwide, millions of birds are safely captured, banded, and released unharmed.
Jordan Kirchner tries his hand at tying snake knots at the Scout-O-Rama held at the NorthStar Museum in North St. Paul Sept. 24. The youth in the community sampled the fun of scouting also with a cooking demonstration, pioneering, fire starting, crafts, and camping tent set-up.
On Sept 26, Maplewood police chief Paul Schnell presented the city council a review of the police department’s draft body-worn camera policy. This review included the perspectives of three guest speakers.