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Erosion work on Vermillion River will close section of bike trail in July
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May 8, 2014
Postal food drive returns Saturday in Farmington
Mail carriers spend most of their time delivering, but as they make their rounds Saturday they hope to do more than a little picking up. Carriers...
May 8, 2014 - 11:12am
May 2, 2014
Dakota City event will explore old-fashioned farming
Although the content isn’t exactly new, Dakota City Heritage Village will be host to a new event this weekend. The Origin of Food — Early Farming in Dakota County is a family event planned to showcase the farming methods that were used from the 1860s through the 1920s. It is...
May 2, 2014 - 7:39am
April 24, 2014
Your weekend: Celebrate Earth and Arbor Day in Farmington
Saturday Earth and Arbor Day Celebration Celebrate Earth and Arbor Day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 26 at the Rambling River Center,...
April 24, 2014 - 2:30pm
April 18, 2014
Your weekend: Easter Carnival is Saturday at MVES
Saturday Easter carnival The Farmington Business Association will hold its annual Easter carnival from 9 to 11 a.m. April 19 at Meadowview Elementary School. The carnival will have games, treats and prize drawings for kids. There will be a grand prize drawing for two new bikes....
April 18, 2014 - 12:26pm
Farmington Business Association's Easter carnival returns Saturday
Unlike the elusive Tooth Fairy who no one ever really sees, the Easter Bunny will not only be around for pictures this weekend, he’ll be bringing along some candy. The Easter Bunny is a featured guest at the Farmington Business Association’s annual Easter Carnival, which will...
April 18, 2014 - 7:35am
April 10, 2014
Organized for Farmington: April news and notes
A monthly update from Farmington area organizations and clubs. Trinity Care Center Trinity Care Center’s Annual Indoor Easter Egg Hunt is set for Saturday, April 12 at 1:30 p.m. Free of cost. Visitors can participate in an egg hunt, dye their own egg, face paint, decorate their...
April 10, 2014 - 3:58pm
Your weekend: Trinity Campus will host egg hunt
Saturday Easter egg hunt Trinity Campus will hold its annual Easter egg hunt at 1:30 p.m. April 12 at Trinity Care Center. The indoor hunt will feature visits from the Easter bunny as well as an opportunity to dye eggs, decorate cookies and get your face painted. Trinity Care...
April 10, 2014 - 3:56pm
March 27, 2014
Your weekend: St. Michael's will host fish fry, waffle breakfast this weekend
Friday Arts and crafts group Anyone interested in the arts and craftwork in Farmington is invited to help develop ideas for a networking group to promote shows, sales and sharing at 2 p.m. March 28 in the Empire Room at Rambling River Center. Rambling River Center is located at...
March 27, 2014 - 11:48am
March 20, 2014
Your weekend: Bekka's Bright Night is Saturday
Thursday Identity theft workshop There will be a free identity theft workshop at 7 p.m. March 20 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 600 Walnut St. The workshop is sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Workbooks will be provided so registration is required. Sign up before March 18 by calling...
March 20, 2014 - 1:39pm
Peterson family seeks a new kind of normal
Meagan Peterson came home from college Nov. 24 and asked her sister, Bekka, to come home early, too. “Let’s hang out,” Meagan said. But...
March 20, 2014 - 12:57pm
March 13, 2014
Your weekend: Enjoy the Holi celebration Sunday
Sunday Holi celebration Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir will celebrate Holi, the festival of colors, from noon to 5 p.m. March 16 at 501 Walnut St. Holi is the celebration of the colors of unity and brotherhood — an opportunity to forget differences and have fun. It typically involves...
March 13, 2014 - 2:20pm
March 6, 2014
Your weekend: Farmington's World Day of Prayer service will be Friday
Friday World Day of Prayer Farmington Lutheran Church will hold a World Day of Prayer service at noon March 7. The service is an ecumenical...
March 6, 2014 - 11:15am
February 27, 2014
Your weekend: KCs will hold a pancake breakfast Sunday
Saturday Scott Matter benefit There will be a beer bash benefit for Farmington High School graduate Scott Matter from 5 to 7 p.m. March 1 at Farmington Lanes. Matter, a 2007 FHS graduate, was diagnosed at the age of 27 with two brain tumors. After treatment, the tumors remained...
February 27, 2014 - 2:18pm
February 20, 2014
Your weekend: Spaghetti Bingo will support Farmington KCs
Saturday Spaghetti Bingo The Farmington Knights of Columbus will hold a spaghetti Bingo event starting at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 22 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 22120 Denmark Ave. Proceeds will be used for charitable and service projects sponsored by the KCs. Upcoming events Scott...
February 20, 2014 - 12:52pm
February 13, 2014
Your weekend: VFW steak fry to benefit Boy Scouts is Saturday
Saturday Steak fry The Farmington VFW will hold a steak fry to benefit Boy Scout Troop #118 from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 15. The VFW is located at 420 Third St. Upcoming events Storytime for all ages There will be a storytime for all ages from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Feb. 14, Feb. 21...
February 13, 2014 - 3:13pm