Woodbury Bulletin Staff
Woodbury Area Chamber of Commerce ambassadors, officials, staff, managers, friends and family members attended a ribbon-cutting celebration Feb. 9 at Keech Media's new location, 970 Inwood Ave. N. in Oakdale. For details, call owner Nathan Keech at 612-643-0909 or visit keechmedia.com. (Submitted photo by I Wish Photography)
An Artistry workshop on 3-D Tunnel Books will be held for kids ages 5-11 from 1:30-3 p.m. Sunday, March 5 at the R.H. Stafford Library, 8595 Central Park Place in Woodbury. Participants will learn how to take a drawing and transform it into a three-dimensional tunnel. Materials will be provided. Preregistration is required at the library, online at washcolib.org or by calling 651-731-1320. Call 651-249-2170.
The Woodbury Park and Recreation Department is offering ballet classes for kids ages 18 months to 6 years, Mondays, March 6 through April 17 (no class April 10), in Valley Creek Room A at Central Park. Kids ages 3-6 will meet from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for "Wish Upon a Ballet: Peter Pan." The fees are $69 for residents and $77 for nonresidents; Activity No. 550751-02. Ballet shoes are required and can be purchased on the first day of class for an extra fee.
Kids ages 5-12 are invited to Papier Mache Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at the Evergreen West Park building. Participants are asked to bring a lunch and drink and dress for a messy event. The fee is $68 for residents and $76 for nonresidents; Activity No. 550757-04. For details and to register, visit call 651-714-3583.
Woodbury THRIVES action planning teams will meet to plan for the coming season from 4:15-6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 2, at Eagle Valley Golf Course banquet room. All action planning team members are invited to attend as well as anyone interested in making Woodbury a healthy community. Light refreshments will be provided. If you plan to attend, email email@example.com . For details, contact Simi Patnaik, Woodbury THRIVES project manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org or Roger Green, leadership team project chair, at email@example.com .
Joshua Gagne (left), owner of Wausau Homes Stillwater, and colleague Mckenzie Kruse receive the Launch Award from Jay Schuette, president of Wausau Homes, at the annual Wausau Homes Marketing Conference in Madison, Wis., Feb. 15. Wausau Homes Stillwater partner Richard Gagne lives in Afton. (Submitted photo)
Culver's welcomes Chamber members The Woodbury Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its before hours March networking gathering from 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday, March 2, at Culver's, 520 Woodbury Drive. The gathering is free.
At four town hall meetings last week in St. Paul, I heard a clear message from my constituents: the State of our Union is anxious. President Donald Trump’s first month in office has left Minnesotans afraid. They are worried about their health care and their economic and retirement security and concerned about the safety of our communities and the security of our nation.
Woodbury High School The Woodbury High School Air Force Jr. ROTC unit took first place Feb. 3, in the Upper Midwest Challenge at Cretin-Derham Hall. The unit also placed first in physical fitness at the competition. Eleven other Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps JROTC teams from the upper Midwest took part in the event. (Submitted photo)
Brookview Elementary Principal Mark Drommerhausen leads a group of teachers and support staff on a tour of the new school where they will all be working in the fall. (Submitted photos)