On Friday at 7:00 p.m., the Eastside Food Co-op in Minneapolis will by showing the family film, The Secret of Roan Inish. They will also be serving Popcorn and Pizza. In this beautifully told folk tale, 10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon [...]
Archive for October, 2011
On Saturday from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m., The Celtic Junction in St. Paul will host its Grand Re-Opening (after a fire last December) and First Annual Halloween Bash. Entry is free, but there are suggested donations for crafts, treasure map, and other activities. Join them for a celebration of the Celtic community, explore the newly remodeled [...]
On Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., bring the entire family to Linden Hills for Halloween Hay Day. This is a fun scare-free day for kids under 12 to trick or treat in costume at the village shops! The day will include: treats for kids fun photo opportunities face painting Halloween deals and specials at [...]
On Sunday from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., your family can have Spooktacular Fall Fun On Grand Avenue. Events include: Dracula’s blood drive 1-5pm Children’s costume contest 2pm Monster Mash 1-3pm Petting Zoos 1-4pm Pony Rides 1-4pm Inflatable Bounce House 1-4pm Trick-or-treating 3-5pm (ages 12+under in costume) Activities at local haunts 1-3pm via Grand Ave.
On Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the Highpoint Center for Printmaking will have a Day of the Dead Free Ink Day. Celebrate the Mexican Day of the Dead with this free, all-ages event to make prints to take home! Learn to carve and print relief blocks by hand, and print blocks carved by Highpoint [...]
Local Author/Pumpkin Carver David LaRochelle at the Red Balloon Bookshop During Grand Avenue Boo Bash — Sunday, October 30, 2011
On Sunday from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m., in conjunction with Grand Avenue’s Annual Boo Bash, The Red Balloon Bookshop will be celebrating Halloween. Come in costume! From 1:00-2:00 p.m., David LaRochelle will present a pumpkin carving demonstration. Then from 2:30-3:00 p.m., he will read from his book, The Haunted Hamburger, a funny tale of two [...]
On Friday at 7:00 p.m., author Monika Schröder will be at The Red Balloon Bookshop with her book, My Brother’s Shadow. The sorrow and the pity of World War I haunt every page of this unsparing coming-of-age story set in Berlin during the war’s final days. Monika Schröder skillfully sketches in the fractured political background [...]
On Saturday from10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Creative Kidstuff at The Shops of West End will have a Great Pumpkin Festival. Fun and games for Halloween fans of all ages will include: Trick-or-treating at participating merchants free reusable treat bags to kids providing a non-perishable food item for STEP Halloween music, Prize Tornado, dance [...]
On Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., the New Brighton Library will celebrate its Grand Opening. Scheduled events include: 10 a.m. – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony 11 – Okee Dokee Brothers Noon – David Malmberg 2 p.m. – Salsabrosa Refreshments will be served. There will be prize drawings for passes to Brightwood Hills Golf Course, [...]
On Sunday at 1:00 p.m., attend one of the Landmark Center’s most popular family-friendly programs. The Great Pumpkin Festival delivers all things Halloween, including storytelling, music, art projects, a costume parade and more! Dress up and join in the fun, free of charge! For more information call 651-292-3276.