Ice Cream Social The Lions Club of Inver Grove Heights will hold an Ice Cream Social from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 20 at Lions Park, 65th and Blaine, Inver Grove Heights. All residents are invited; bring children and as many quests as you wish.
Augustana College • Dana Kubat of Mendota Heights, bachelor's degree in psychology and sociology Brandeis University • Benjie Kaplan of Mendota Heights, master's degree from the Hornstein Program in Jewish Communal Service
The South St. Paul Lions Club, VFW Gallagher Hansen Post No. 295, and Delacy Automotive are all major sponsors of the South St. Paul American Cancer Society Relay for Life this year. The Relay will be held Aug. 11 to 12 at the Lincoln Center track in South St. Paul.
The Dakota County Community Development Agency (CDA) will be hosting open houses at several senior housing developments on Tuesday, July 25, from 1 to 5 p.m. The public is invited to learn more about some of the affordable senior housing options available in Dakota County.
The Dakota County Child Support staff and Fathers First are co-sponsoring a legal clinic on child support and other family-law issues. The event is from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, at the Dakota County Northern Service Center.
On Tuesday, Aug. 1, the South St. Paul Community of Promise Task Force will be kicking off the 6th annual "Fill the Backpack" campaign for students in need at the local elementary and secondary Schools in South St. Paul. More than 200 backpacks were filled for the students last year.
Helen Fisk, a 1975 graduate of Henry Sibley High School in Mendota Heights, was the School District 197 School Board's unanimous choice for principal of the school. She began her new position on Tuesday, July 11.
The Inver Grove Heights City Council considered a request July 10 to add a small athletic field to an agricultural zoning district, part of Trinity School at River Ridge's large private-school campus proposal in Eagan.