A group of Holocaust survivors stood inside the Beth Jacob Congregation in Mendota Heights, reverently cupping candles in their hands. Some wept openly, others smiled serenely as if at peace with their thoughts.
Stanley Trollip, one half of the author duo known as Michael Stanley, will be at the South St. Paul Public Library on May 10, at 7 p.m., to field questions regarding his successful Detective Kubu series.
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced that three Minnesota schools, including Garlough Elementary in West St. Paul, are among 78 schools nationwide named the first-ever Green Ribbon Schools.
Join Dodge Nature May 9 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. for a "Walk in the Woods", featuring University of Minnesota Forest Ecologist Dr. Lee Frelich. Dr. Frelich will discuss the state of Minnesota's forests in the face of climate change.
The South St. Paul Choralettes will be presenting their 43rd annual spring concert May 6 at 2 p.m. The fundraiser will be held at Bethesda Lutheran Church (2855 47th St. E, Inver Grove Heights) and will include a bake sale and the sweet sounds of the SSP Children's Choir.
The City of West St. Paul is pleased to announce that the City will be holding an open house during the annual West St. Paul Days Celebration. West St. Paul Days activities will be held May 16 to 20. The city's annual open house will be held from 5 to 7 p.m.