Community

The Twin Cities metro has an abundance of sites to see and activities to do, so grab your calendar and plot a quick trip to one (or a handful) of these delightful destinations.

Dew hangs on a bright green plant.

A statewide nonprofit based in St. Paul, Freshwater Society developed the Master Water Stewards program in 2013 to equip citizens with the knowledge and skills needed to help improve water quality at the grassroots level.

The MOMs Club of Woodbury members sit with their children.

Members of the MOMs Club of Woodbury gather for play dates and more, and foster friendships.

Cindy Martinson, musical director of the Woodbury Chorus and Orchestra

The Woodbury Chorus and Orchestra is composed entirely of volunteers who perform simply because they have a love for music and feel the drive to give back to the community.

A group of young girls pose for a photo at Starlight Cinema, Woodbury's outdoor summer movie event.

Woodbury’s favorite outdoor movie tradition returns this month.

Maria Vizuete, of the blog Mia Mia Mine, poses in a white lace dress

Maria Vizuete returns with internationally successful fashion blog.

In February, Salem Lutheran Church hosted a Chinese New Year event, with a lantern festival, writing Chinese characters, a traditional “reunion meal” and other family-friendly activities.

Two seniors dance at an event at DPC Community Center.

DPC Community Center serves adults age 50+ from Woodbury, Cottage Grove, Newport, Afton and a few other small nearby communities.

Mary Hayes, the royal party queen of Woodbury.

Resident Mary Hayes has become known in town for her parties to celebrate the British royal family.

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.

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Friday, November 6
[Education & Community]
Salvation Station Q&A with Local Author Kathryn Schleich
Saturday, November 21
[For the Kids]
Get ready for the holidays at The Woods Gifts! This is our 23rd annual holiday open house!

Event Galleries

Take a look at photos from events in your community.