Storytimes for ages 6 and under are offered at the library on Tuesday and Wednesday at 10 am Oct. 3 & 4, 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 24 & 25. They are filled with puppetry, props, poetry, music, learning and lots of great books. Registration is required.
The Cretin-Derham Hall Band will hold a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cretin Derham Hall cafeteria, 550 S. Albert St., St. Paul. Cost is $5 per person, $4 for ages 12 and under and $4 for seniors (over 65). For more info, call 690-2443.
Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" is the fall-theater production at Inver Hills Community College with performances scheduled 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 27, 28 and Nov. 3, 4 in the Fine Arts Theatre.
Croatian Kaposia Lodge 316 will sponsor their annual "Sarma" (cabbage roll) fundraiser dinner at the Croatian Hall, 445 Second Ave. S., South St. Paul, on Saturday, Oct. 21. Dinner will be served from 1 to 6 p.m.
This school year is a year of many visible changes in the Inver Grove Heights Community Schools. The most visible are the construction of new academic space at Inver Grove Heights Middle School and remodeling and construction at Hilltop Elementary School.