Family Calendar

To submit items for the Family Calendar, email: [email protected].

Saturday, Jan. 12
Spaghetti dinner by the Rosemount Knights of Columbus, 5:45 to 7:30 p.m., in the social hall at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 13900 Biscayne Ave. W., Rosemount. Free-will offering will be taken. Proceeds will go to The Roch Benefit Fund. The Roch Hannasch story can be viewed at

Tuesday, Jan. 15
Informational meeting for Team In Training (TNT), benefitting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 6:30 p.m., Jo Jo’s Rise and Wine, 12501 Nicollet Ave., Suite 100, Burnsville. Receive training to run or walk full and half marathons, or complete triathlons, century (100-mile) bike rides, or even trail runs, all while raising funds to cure cancer. Learn more about TNT at RSVP: or (763) 852-3042. Walk-ins welcome.

Saturday, Jan. 19
Journey to Financial Freedom seminar, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Woodcrest Church, 525 Cliff Road, Eagan. Registration required. Information: (651) 681-9800 or

Family Winter Walk, 10 a.m. to noon at Ritter Farm Park, 19300 Ritter Trail, Lakeville. Cost: $5 per person or $15 per family.

Sunday, Jan. 20
Free practice ACT test, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Sylvan Learning, 170 Cobblestone Lane, Burnsville. Bring a calculator. Reservations: (952) 435-6603. To receive test results, parents must be present at a follow-up appointment.

Blood drives
The American Red Cross will hold the following blood drives. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit to make an appointment or for more information.
• Jan. 11, 12:30 to 5:30 p.m., Easter Lutheran Church – By the Lake, 4545 Pilot Knob Road, Eagan.
• Jan. 11, 2 to 7 p.m., Culver’s, 3445 O’Leary Lane, Eagan.
• Jan. 12, 10:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., Burnhaven Library, 1101 W. County Road 42, Burnsville.
• Jan. 16, 2 to 7 p.m., Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 151 E. County Road 42, Burnsville.
• Jan. 17, 2 to 7 p.m., Community of Hope, 14401 Biscayne Ave. W., Rosemount.
• Jan. 18, 1 to 6 p.m., Advent United Methodist Church, 3945 Lexington Ave. S., Eagan.
• Jan. 19, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Caribou Coffee, 3868 150th St., Rosemount.
• Jan. 19, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Byerly’s, 1299 Promenade Place, Eagan.