Woodbury Bulletin Staff
Members of the cast and crew of Woodbury High School’s fall musical worked a shift at the recent Feed My Starving Children MobilePack extravaganza in Woodbury Oct. 8-11 at Bielenberg Sports Center. The show, “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” will run at 7 p.m. Nov. 13, 14, 19, 20 and 21 and at 3 p.m. Nov. 15 at the school. Advance tickets are $9 for adults and $7 for students and senior citizens. The price per ticket will increase $1 at the door. To reserve tickets, visit whsspeechtheatre.com. Everyone is invited for an opening night reception Friday, Nov.
The Woodbury Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2015 Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year, Educator of the Year and Non-Profit of the Year. Winners will be presented at the 2016 Community Gala Awards Evening Friday, Jan. 22, at the Prom Center in Oakdale. For a nomination form, visit woodburychamber.org. or call the Chamber office at 651-578-0722.
Seven chefs from Woodbury and metro-area restaurants will serve up special appetizers and samples of their signature dishes and desserts at Chef Fest 2015, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct.
Dwight Wilcox will present scary tales at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, at the Nordic Center at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, at the intersection of County Roads 19 and 10, one mile north of Interstate 94, in Lake Elmo. The program is free; parking is $5 per day. For details, call 651-430-8370.
Halloween activities got off to a running start last week in Woodbury and Afton. Events kicked off Friday at Woodbury High School when District 833 Early Childhood Family Education held its annual Monster Mash event, which featured games, crafts, music, dancing, bounce houses and costumes. Halloween-themed events hit their stride Saturday morning, where a large crowd gathered at Colby Lake Park for the “Boo Dash” 5K race, where proceeds went to a Middleton Elementary playground fund.