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Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale
Don’t miss the Recycling Association of Minnesota’s annual compost bin & rain barrel sale! Dakota County Residents can enjoy 30% off of their order by applying promo code “Dakota” at check out. Orders will need to be picked up at your selected distribution site. The… Learn more
Free Water Testing Kit
Dakota County Offering Free Water Testing Kit and Open Houses.
Attend an Open House hosted by Dakota County on Tuesday, April 30, 5-8pm at the Dakota Lodge in Thompson Park. Complete a survey and receive a free water test kit for lead. The kit is for city water or… Learn more
Get free help fixing everything from lawn chairs to swimsuits.
Saturday, April 20, Noon - 3 p.m.
199 Wentworth Ave. E. West St. Paul
Officer Scott Patrick Memorial 5K
Register Today for the Officer Scott Patrick Memorial 5K Walk/Run Supporting Special Olympics Minnesota
Saturday, June 1
Registration: 7-8:30am | 5K Start Time: 9am
At The Village at Mendota Heights, intersection of Main Street & Market Square… Learn more
WSP Curbside Appliance Pick-up
West St. Paul Curbside Appliance Pick-up - May 6, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Reservations Required. Call J.R.'s Advanced Recyclers before May 5th, 651-454-9215.
$25 First appliance
$10 Each additional appliance
Accepted Appliances:… Learn more
Inver Hills will host rescheduled Open House
Due to hazardous weather conditions, Inver Hills Community College rescheduled its Open House to Thursday, April 25.
The event, which was originally scheduled for April 11th, will feature campus tours, paying for college guidance, program information and more. If you'… Learn more
Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz
Inver Hills Community College will present a children’s production of Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz. Come enjoy a free performance at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27 in the Fine Arts Theatre, 2500 80th St. East.
Based on the book by L. Frank Baum, this interactive adaptation… Learn more
Gramercy Park Cooperative Open House
Gramercy Park Cooperative of Inver Grove Heights is hosting an Open House on Sunday, May 5 from 1:30-3:30 PM. For those interested in learning how Cooperatives operate, there will be an informational session before the Open House from 12:00-1:00 PM. … Learn more
Dakota County Library 50th Anniversary
Dakota County Library is inviting residents to celebrate its 50th anniversary at upcoming open houses and other events. Customers can explore the many resources at the Library’s nine locations and experience new technology and services available to library users.… Learn more
Concordia Lutheran Church
Easter Worship Services
- April 18, 6:30pm - Maundy Thursday with Communion
- April 19, 6:30pm - Good Friday
- April 21, 9am - Easter Sunday with Communion, 10am Breakfast
255 W Douglas St, South St Paul, MN 55075
Scenes from a Hat
Tickle your funny bone at the Town Square Television studio, Saturday, April 20, with a live recording of Scenes from a Hat, Minnesota's only improv comedy TV show. Seating is limited so get here early, stay for as long as you want. Five episodes will be recorded starting at… Learn more
Spring Safety Tips
As temperatures increase over the next several weeks, we would like to remind you to take the follow precautions as you enjoy the spring season:
- Always keep your home's doors and windows locked when you go to bed or leave your house, even if you are leaving for a… Learn more
Spring Clean-Up Day
Saturday, May 4, 8am -12 pm @ Mendakota Park, 2171 Dodd Road
Keep the community clean by environmentally disposing of broken and unwanted items! Review pricing below for specific disposal costs. The City has partnered with Dakota County to make this event more… Learn more
Earth & Arbor Day Volunteer Event
Spend the morning at Mendakota Park, Rogers Lake, or Valley Park assisting with garbage and landscape debris removal, raking, clearing sediment, buckthorn removal, and more. There will be kid-friendly and adult-only tasks available. Volunteers should bring work gloves, wear… Learn more
Free Shoe & Clothing Dropoff
Conveniently drop off unwanted shoes and clothing for recycling! Any Condition Accepted!
- Date: Saturday, April 20 through Sunday, April 28
- Mendota Heights City Hall | 1101 Victoria Curve, Mendota Heights, MN
- Sports… Learn more
Shred and Recycle Confidential Material
- Date: April 20
- Time: 9am-noon
- Location: West St. Paul Sports Complex | 1650 Oakdale Ave | West St. Paul, MN 55118
Pioneer SecureShred Staff collects and secures material into a locking… Learn more
Friends of the Parks and Trails Plant Sale
Friends of the Parks and Trails of St. Paul and Ramsey County is offering a selection of trees, shrubs, vines, and roses for your yard or balcony. Included in the sale are the usual favorites, as well as blueberries, currants, plum, redbud, maple, elm, blue spruce, lilac,… Learn more
Saturday, June 8th 9AM - NOON
West St. Paul Public Works - 403 Marie Ave. East, West St. Paul
No Rims or tires from businesses accepted. Drop off your tires withouth rims at the public works building. Up to 8 tires of any size will be accepted from each… Learn more
Spring Tree Sale
Spring Tree Sale for Mendota Heights Residents.
Our yards and surrounding landscapes might be snow-covered now, but it is not too early to start planning for spring!
Grace Lutheran Church Holy Week & Easter
Wednesday Lenten Worship:
- March 27 4:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
- April 3 4:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
- April 10 4:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Palm Sunday April 14 9:00 a.m.
Maundy Thursday April 18 4:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Carbon Monoxide Safety
Yes, it’s time for the great Minnesota deep freeze. There’s nothing like it, is there? All the extra chilly weather also means that we are using heating and cooking appliances more and getting less fresh air in the house. All of that adds up to the possible danger of carbon… Learn more
Landscaping for Clean Water Workshops
Would you like to learn how to design a native garden, create a raingarden, or stabilize shorelines? The Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation District is offering FREE introductory workshops on creating beautiful gardens to keep our waters clean. Workshops begin in March… Learn more
Lost & Found Pets
Families are looking for their lost fur family pets. It's very important that people understand a pet alone means "lost" not a stray. These networks are unknown by so many.
The Retrievers: 218-940-7615
Lost Dog of Minnesota: 612-642-1364
Pawboost: … Learn more
American Red Cross
American Red Cross
Donated blood is needed each day to meet our hospital needs. Please take time to roll up your sleeves and give the Gift of Life. By donating blood today you may save a life tomorrow.
- … Learn more