Sun Post Calendar for Feb. 14-21

Thursday, Feb. 14

Community

HIRED Job Counseling – Dislocated Worker Program, 1-3 p.m., Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway in Brooklyn Center. This drop-in career assessment and counseling service is for everyone who needs help restarting their career.

Friday, Feb. 15

Community

After School is Cool: Fun Fridays, 3-5 p.m. at Brooklyn Park Library, 8600 Zane Ave. N. Kids in Kindergarten through sixth grade can drop in for activities such as board games, art projects, movies, stories and more.

Info: 612-543-6225 or hclilb.org.

Saturday, Feb. 16

Community

AARP Tax Aide Assistance, 10 a.m. at Brooklyn Park Library, 8600 Zane Ave. N. Trained volunteers will help seniors and individuals with low to moderate income with routine returns.

Info: 612-543-6225 or hclilb.org.

Sunday, Feb. 17

Community

“Free Family Fun: Feed Me!” 1-3 p.m., at Kroening Interpretive Center 5114 North Mississippi Drive in North Mississippi Regional Park, Minneapolis. Meet the nature center reptiles and amphibians and discover what they eat. Drop in anytime. This program is free and open to all ages.

Monday, Feb. 18

Community 

City offices closed for President’s Day

Presidents Day Skate, noon to 2 p.m. at Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center, 5600 85th Ave. N. Skaters who bring a nonperishable food donation get $1 off admission. Regular admission costs $4 for adults and $3 for children. Skate rental costs $3.

Info: 763-493-8333.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Community

Open to Business, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Brooklyn Park City Hall, 5200 85th Ave. N. Entrepreneurs and small business owners can get free 15-minute, one-on-one consultations with a business advisor.

Info: rsmolund@mccdmn.org (Rob Smolund).

Homework Hub, 3:30-7:30 p.m. at the Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center. Tutors are available for K-12 students. Registration is not required.

Brooklyn Park City Council meeting, 7 p.m. at Brooklyn Park City Hall, 5200 85th Ave. N.

Meet the Chamber, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Emergency Foodshelf Network, 8501 54th Ave. N., New Hope. This month’s meeting features the Chamber Ambassadors group preparing lunch from items available only at the food shelf.

New members, new employees and those who would like to gain a better understanding of what the Chamber can do for your business are encouraged to attend. This free event is open to the public. Pre-registration is appreciated.

Info and registration: minneapolischamber.org, 612-370-9137 or lmyhre@minneapolischamber.org (Lisa Myhre).

Education

Osseo School Board work session on budget recommendations, 6 p.m. at the Educational Services Center, 11200 93rd Ave. N., Maple Grove.

Osseo School Board meeting, 8 p.m. at the Educational Services Center, 11200 93rd Ave. N., Maple Grove.

Maple Grove Junior High parent communication meeting, 7 p.m. at Maple Grove Junior High, 7000 Hemlock Lane. The topic will be bullying.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Community

Homework Hub, 3:30-7:30 p.m. at the Brookdale Library, 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center. Tutors are available for K-12 students. Registration is not required.

Brooklyn Center Friendship Quilters, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Brooklyn Center Community Center, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center. Join others who love quilting at the community center. Bring your lunch, a beverage and your quilting project. There are no dues for the club.

Info: 763-561-1219 (Joanne).

Thursday, Feb. 21

Education

Maple Grove Junior High Band 9 concert, 7:30 p.m. at Maple Grove Junior High, 7000 Hemlock Lane.

up arrow