Bulletin Board: Roseville-Little Canada Review/Bulletin Area • August 19, 2019

North St. Paul
Wed. August 28th at Gorman's
Meets every last Wednesday of the month
For breakfast at Gordon's

Class of 1984 meeting @ Legion 39 on Saturday, Aug 24th
The American Legion Post 39 is located at 2678 Seventh Ave. E. 


Kiwanis Malts returns to State Fair
The Roseville-based North Suburban St. Paul Kiwanis Club will be back for its 50th year of selling malts at the State Fair during the Great Minnesota Get-together’s run from Aug. 22 to Sept. 2. Over the last half century the local club has raised more than $2 million with its malt shop for youth and community events. Grab a treat this fair — Kiwanis Malts is located near the 4-H and Fine Arts buildings.

‘Is the ERA still needed?’
In recognition of Women’s Equality Day on Aug. 26, celebrating passage of the 19th Amendment that gave women the right to vote, the League of Women Voters Roseville Area will host a presentation by Kathleen Murphy, co-founder of ERA Minnesota. Murphy will show the documentary “Legalize Equality,” detailing the economic effects of the ERA and discuss why the Equal Rights Amendment is still needed. The event is Tuesday, Aug. 20, 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2561 Victoria St. in Roseville. The event is free and open to the public.

‘Planting for Pollinators’
The New Brighton Community Center will host a “Planting for Pollinators” class from 6 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 26. At this free seminar, participants can learn the latest research on the health of Minnesota pollinators and what they can do to create healthy pollinator habitats at home. Those wishing to attend are asked to register by Aug. 22, and can do so at www.newbrightonmn.maxgalaxy.net/Registration.aspx?ActivityID=2390. The New Brighton Community Center is located at 400 10th St. NW.

Spaghetti dinner and silent auction benefit
Faith Christian Reformed Church will be hosting a fundraiser to help cover treatment of chronic Lyme disease for North St. Paul resident Stephanie Jans-Brantner on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The church is located at 1600 Silver Lake Road NW in New Brighton. A silent auction will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. with dinner available from noon to 2 p.m. Guests can get spaghetti with meat or vegetarian sauce, garlic bread and salad. The suggested donation is $8 for adults and $5 for children under 12. For more information go to www.gofundme.com/6sf6lo.

Sustainable Actions Fair
The Falcon Heights Environment Commission presents the second annual Sustainable Actions Fair on Saturday, Sept. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Falcon Heights Community Park. Learn about resiliency for your home, yard and purchases from organizations and speakers. The park is located at 2050 Roselawn Ave. For more information call City Hall at 651-792-7600.

QPR suicide prevention class in Roseville
QPR is a free, one-hour presentation sponsored by NAMI Minnesota, part of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, which covers the three steps anyone can learn to help prevent suicide: Question, Persuade and Refer. Just like CPR, QPR is an emergency response to someone in crisis and can save lives. QPR is the most widely taught gatekeeper training program in the United States, and more than one million adults have been trained in classroom settings in more than 48 states. A QPR class will be offered on Monday, Sept. 9, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Roseville Library, 2180 Hamline Ave. N. For information or required registration, follow the “classes” link at www.namim.org or contact Hayley at 651-645-2948 ext.: 198, or hmchale@namimn.org.

Falcon Heights city-wide garage sale
Attention bargain-seekers and those looking to get rid of things around the house: Falcon Heights is organizing a city-wide garage sale on Saturday, Sept. 14. The city will create a map with locations of garage sales. Register by Sept. 9 at www.falconheights.org or by calling City Hall at 651-792-7600 to have your sale included on the map.

Falcon Heights Fire Department open house
In recognition of National Fire Prevention Week, the Falcon Heights Fire Department hosting an open house on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will include games, live-fire kitchen safety demonstrations, and an automobile extrication demonstration. The fire station is located at 2077 Larpenteur Ave. For more information go to www.falconheights.og or call 651-792-7600.

Hands-free CPR training
The Roseville Fire Deaprtment will begin its fourth year of offering free hands-free CPR training in September. The hour-long classes are open to anyone in the community who would like to learn the life-saving skill. All are held at the Roseville Fire Station, 2701 Lexington Ave. Classes are planned for Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20, Dec. 18. Jan. 15, Feb. 19, March 18, April 15 and May 20. For more information call 651-792-7309.

Kiwanis September speakers
The North Suburban Kiwanis Golden K Club’s September lineup of speakers is set. The club, which meets at the Roseville Skating Center, 2661 Civic Center Drive, every Tuesday from 1:45 to 3:30 p.m., hosts local, regional and occasionally national speakers at each of its meetings. Visitors are always welcome and the presentations are preceded by some socializing and some club business. For more information go to www.thegoldenkayer.org.

• Sept. 3: Stew Thornley from the Minnesota Department of Health will discuss programs focused on community water systems and policies designed to ensure clean water.

• Sept. 10: Angela Panoskaltsis-Mortari, Ph.D., professor and vice chair of research in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota, will explain how 3D bio-printing is being used to reduce surgical errors and in studying the impacts of drugs on human cells.

• Sept. 17: Courtney Harness, executive director of the Shoreview YMCA, will preset an update on how the contributions of the North Suburban Kiwanis Club have affected and improved the Montreal Courts program. She’ll also discuss future operations for growth and collaboration.

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