Events: Jan. 23 - Feb. 21Recently retired State Rep. Dennis Ozment, who represented Farmington for many of his 24 years in the Minnesota House of Representatives, will hold a Thank You open house from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Rosemount VFW.
Senior Citizen night at FHS girls basketball
Farmington High School will hold a Senior Citizen Night at the Jan. 23 girls basketball game against Red Wing. Seniors get free admission, free popcorn and free coffee. The game starts at 7:30 p.m.
FHS one-act play
Farmington High School students will present the one-act play Stone Hearts at 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the school’s auditorium. Tickets will be available at the door.
There will be a benefit bar Bingo and spaghetti dinner event starting at 2 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Farmington Eagles Club. There will also be a silent auction, door prizes and meat raffles.
The Farmington Lutheran Church youth mission trip group will hold a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Jan. 25 at the Farmington American Legion. Money raised will help pay for trips to New Orleans and Red Lake. Tickets are available at the church.
Dennis Ozment open house
Recently retired State Rep. Dennis Ozment, who represented Farmington for many of his 24 years in the Minnesota House of Representatives, will hold a Thank You open house from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Rosemount VFW.
The Rosemount VFW is at 2625 120th St., two miles north of downtown Rosemount on Hwy. 3.
Warrior to Citizen meetings
Warrior to Citizen, a program designed to help soldiers make the transition back to life at home, will hold a pair of meeting Jan. 27. At 6 p.m. there will be a committee meeting at Farmington Lutheran Church. At 7 p.m. there will be a town hall meeting at the church. Church leaders and local military families will discuss how churches can support community members with military connections. Any military family and soldier is encouraged to attend. RSVP to Deb Stehlin at 651-463-7001 or deb@ lotwl.com.
Guitar Hero at the library
The Dakota County Farmington Library invites teens to play Guitar Hero and Dance Dance Revolution on the big screen from 3 to 5 p.m.
The library is located at 508 Third St.
The Farmington Friends of the Library book club will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 27 at the Farmington Library. The topic for this month’s meeting is “Looking for Alaska” by Peter Jenkins.
For information call the library at 651-438-0250.
The Farmington Community Expo will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 31 at Farmington High School. There will be displays, exhibits and entertainment. The free event is hosted by the Farmington Independent, Farmington Area Community Education, the city of Farmington and CEEF.
The Dakota County Farmington Library will hold a winter picnic from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 6. Bring a bag lunch and a drink and enjoy stories and a movie.
The library is located at 508 Third St. For more information call 651-438-0250.
French toast breakfast
There will be a French toast breakfast fundraiser for the 2009 senior class party from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 8 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Tickets are available at Premier Bank or 651-247-5132.
There will be a Bingo fundraiser for the Farmington High School senior class party from 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 21 at the Farmington Eagles Club, 200 Elm St.
Senior Citizen night at FHS boys basketball
Farmington High School will hold a Senior Citizen Night at the Feb. 27 boys basketball game against Prior Lake. Seniors get free admission, free popcorn and free coffee. The game starts at 7:30 p.m.