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June 10, 2009
Kindergarten, here we come
South Washington County Schools District 833 School Readiness program is still accepting registration for "Kindergarten Here We Come," Monday through Friday, Aug. 3 - 14, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. for children who are eligible to attend kindergarten in the fall of 2009. The fee for the...
June 10, 2009 - 2:03pm
May 27, 2009
A home of their own
Talk about a busy week. Between ripping out their bedroom carpet in favor of a wood-finished floor, shopping for a stove and curtains, and transporting...
May 27, 2009 - 7:15am
May 12, 2009
Kindergarten, here we come!
The South Washington County Schools District 833 School Readiness program will offer "Kindergarten Here We Come," Monday through Friday, August 3 - 14, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. for children who are eligible to attend kindergarten in the fall of 2009. The fee for the program is based on...
May 12, 2009 - 2:46pm
April 15, 2009
Taking the bite out of dog interaction
Who doesn't love a dog? With floppy ears, sad eyes and a usually friendly disposition, it's no wonder they're nicknamed "man's best friend."...
April 15, 2009 - 10:09am
April 1, 2009
What district youth are saying and doing
The School Age Family Education (SAFE) program of South Washington County School District 833 Community Education will present "The State Of Our Youth, Results from the Minnesota Student Survey" on Monday, April 20, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Lake Junior High School, 3133 Pioneer Drive,...
April 1, 2009 - 9:11am
March 25, 2009
Advocating for high achievers
The School Age Family Education (SAFE) program of South Washington County School District 833 Community Education will present "Advocating for the Gifted and High Achieving Child" on Monday, April 6 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Lake Junior High School, 3133 Pioneer Drive in Woodbury....
March 25, 2009 - 12:25pm
March 4, 2009
Board vote triples amount of leave without pay available to county staff
The Washington County Board of Commissioners voted Feb. 24 to approve an increase of the county's "without pay" program that would allow county employees to use up to 120 hours of leave without pay, as long as they are in the public interest and represent cost savings. Commissioners...
March 4, 2009 - 7:32am
February 24, 2009
Homeschool band at the amphitheater
The city of Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department's Performances in the Park family program series will present the East Metro Homeschool Band on Thursday, Feb. 26, 7 p.m. at the amphitheater in Central Park, 8595 Central Park Place, in Woodbury. The performance is free and open...
February 24, 2009 - 12:33pm
February 11, 2009
Author William Hakala at library
Author and Afton resident William Hakala will be featured at the R.H. Stafford Branch Library "Winter Jackets" adult reading program event Tuesday, Feb. 17, 6 p.m. at the library. Hakala will talk about his new book, a biography of Minnesota landscape painter Don Koestner. The book...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
Hearing will happen on transit plan
The chairman of the Senate transit subcommittee reversed directions Wednesday, now promising to consider a bill that would take $95 million out of Twin Cities transit funding and spread it among school bus programs statewide. "Please accept my sincere apology for my remarks dismissing...
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
January 22, 2009
Warm up with a good book
The Washington County Library "Winter Jackets" reading program for adults continues through Feb. 28 at all Washington County branch libraries. Adults are invited to stop at the library and pick up a "starter kit" that includes a list of suggested book titles, a free mug and coffee...
January 22, 2009 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
MnDOT: Bridge program improved
ST. PAUL - Transportation officials said they completed extensive statewide bridge inspections, planned to hire more engineers and improved the...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
November 4, 2008
Gateway Program expansion sought
Parents in support of the Gateway Program for gifted and talented students are trying to rally support to expand it. Two fathers appeared at the School District 833 board meeting on Thursday, Oct.
November 4, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
'Bolder Options' mentoring has unexpected rewards
One of the unexpected benefits for Maetzin Saenz of signing up to be a mentor was that she learned more about herself in the process. Saenz, a 2004 graduate of Woodbury High School, decided to take part in the Bolder Options mentoring program last fall. Now, just a few weeks away...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
It's fall, let's swim!
The Aquatics program of School District 833 Community Education is accepting registration for fall programs held at Lake Junior High School, 3133 Pioneer Drive, Woodbury. Toddler, preschool and school-age swim lessons will begin Sept. 20, Oct. 1 and Oct. 6. Group classes, semi-private...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am