Community

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!

When Michelle Anderson-Horecka and her husband, Bill, moved to Woodbury from Coon Rapids just over two years ago, they couldn’t have anticipated how big a change that move would be. Shortly after settling in to their new home, Michelle was diagnosed with a rare pancreatic condition.

When she found out that the Woodbury Heritage Society is working on fundraising campaigns to preserve the historic Miller Barn, “I wanted to get some pictures of it in different seasons,” says photographer Jane Andersen.

What does it mean, to you, to be a conscientious member of the Woodbury community?

Having opportunities to express—both in words and spending power—what you like about living and doing business here?

A common drive-by turned into a beautiful photo opportunity for 42-year Woodbury resident Karen Bradley. “I drive by there all the time, and it is such a peaceful place. I wanted to capture that,” Bradley says, talking about her photo taken at the Heritage House in Woodbury.

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Thursday, July 11
[Benefits & Fundraisers]
Reach for Ralph is the signature fundraising event for Hammer Residences Inc. which supports individuals with disabilities.
Tuesday, June 25
[Education & Community]
A moderated panel of local and national experts will discuss the extent to which Catholic education impacts our families, parishes, and our community at large.