Bulletin Board: Roseville-Little Canada Review/Bulletin Area • May 21st, 2019

Caring community speaker

Speaker Ron Rabinovitz will discuss his relationship with baseball legend Jackie Robinson on Thursday, May 23, at 7 p.m. at Falcon Heights City Hall, in a program called “Letters from Jackie.” The event is free and open to all. For more information call 651-792-7600 or email mail@falconheights.org. City Hall is located at 2077 Larpenteur Ave.

 

‘Chasing Coral’ screening

The film “Chasing Coral” will be shown on Wednesday, May 29, at 7 p.m. at Shoreview Library, 4560 Victoria St. N. The beautiful film details the worrisome decline of coral reefs around the world due to climate change, overfishing and other factors. “Chasing Coral” was directed by Jeff Orlowski, who also directed the film “Chasing Ice” a few years ago. This event is free and open to the public and sponsored by Northeast Metro Climate Action. For more information call 612-965-8284.  

 

Gardening class

A free class about vegetable garden basics taught by Ramsey County Master Gardeners is Saturday, June 1, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Roseville Library, 2180 Hamline Ave. N. You’ll learn what you need to know about where to plant your vegetables, choosing plants and caring for your garden all season long.

 

22nd annual Rhubarb Fest

The public is invited to the 22nd annual Rhubarb Fest, sponsored by the New Brighton Area Historical Society, on Saturday, June 1, from 1 to 4 p.m. The event is intended to honor the Hipp Family and the many young men and women who worked the fields at Joe Hipp’s Lakeside Berry Farm in Long Lake Park from the 1920s to the 1980s. If you can help pick rhubarb call 651-633-6275. Other questions may be addressed to 651-633-4070. The event is at the New Brighton History Center in Long Lake Regional Park, 700 Park Drive in New Brighton.

 

Party for retiring teacher 

After teaching band and jazz band in the Roseville Area School District for 30 years, Pat Moriarty is retiring in June. If you or your family have ever been involved in the band programs, you are invited to help honor his accomplishments with a special celebration on Sunday, June 2, from 3 to 7 p.m. in the Roseville Area High School cafeteria. For more information and to RSVP, search Facebook for “It’s a Mr. Moriarty Party.”

 

District 42 town hall meeting

Join Reps. Kelly Moller and Jamie Becker Finn, along with  Sen. Jason Isaacson, for a town hall meeting on Saturday, June 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Shoreview Library, 4560 Victoria St, N.

 

SAVHS Hall of Fame nominations

This fall, the St. Anthony Village High School Alumni Association will again recognize distinguished graduates with their induction into the Alumni Hall of Fame. The hall of fame honors alumni for their contributions to the community or to their profession, while promoting models of lifelong success to current students. The alumni association seeks community input to nominate individuals who have demonstrated success in their professional lives and in civil or community service. Nominations may be made by email to pucelmary@gmail.com. Nominations received by June 30 will be evaluated for induction into the 2019 Hall of Fame by the association’s committee. Nominees must be SAVHS  graduates who have graduated prior to 2000 and have demonstrated success in job-related achievements, been awarded professional honors, have been recognized for community involvement, have been noted for their personal accomplishments or have made a positive impact on the St. Anthony-New Brighton School District. 

 

Spring Together

The Falcon Heights Community Engagement Commission and Parks and Recreation Department are holding their annual Spring Together event on Saturday, June 8, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Curtiss Field, 1551 Iowa Ave. The potluck-style event is an opportunity to meed neighbors and enjoy some food. The city will provide cookies, bottled water, plates and utensils — bring a dish to share. There will be games and activities as well as a bounce house. The event will be held weather permitting. For more information call 651-792-7600 or go to www.falconheights.org.

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