Community

Woodbury matriarch Inez Oehlke

Spend time with a person of wisdom that only comes with age, and you can see there is more to life than the day-to-day rat race.

Ojibway Park, Woodbury parks, Ojibway Park renovation, Woodbury Parks and Recreation

The beloved community park wraps up its renovations this summer.

2019 Best of Woodbury finalists

The votes are in! Here are the top 3 finalists in each category of this year's Best of Woodbury.

Newport Library

Imagine a small village along the river in the year 1868. For a glimpse of that reality, pay a visit to the library and community center in the tiny, Woodbury-adjacent town of Newport.

Movies, television

"What I do know is that watching modern movies leaves me feeling lousy," Margaret Wachholz of Woodbury Senior Living writes.

A Woodbury police officer trains a K-9 in the Canine Cadets program.

Police dogs are typically known for their intelligence, and serious nature and appearance; they rarely relax or play in the public eye. Police puppies, however, seem to enjoy the endeavors of pups everywhere—frolicking around the yard, chomping on toys, and inhaling delicious treats.

A senior citizen talks to three high schoolers at a table.

During their visit, the students wanted to compare and contrast what elders focus on, or are worried about.

Voting for the 2019 Best of Woodbury survey is now closed. The results of our annual readers’ choice survey will be printed in July, in our special Best of edition of Woodbury Magazine, and we'll need your help to fill it with the best Woodbury has to offer.

Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro builds a new mosque

Serving over 350-400 families—and growing—as a main center for the local Muslim community, the Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro, an organization founded in 2009, has put the finishing touches on its new mosque in Afton, after moving from its smaller space in Woodbury.

Every year, Woodbury Magazine accepts photography submissions for our annual photo contest. In September, winners were selected by a juried panel for each category and a Reader's Choice winner was selected by you, our readers. Congratulations!

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Saturday, February 22
[Arts & Performance]
Honoring the life and work of gay, African American civil rights activist Bayard Rustin.
Sunday, March 22
[Arts & Performance]
Woodbury-based East Metro Symphony Orchestra will present The Orchestra Family, a concert featuring solo and small ensemble performance, on March 22nd.

Event Galleries

Take a look at photos from events in your community.