Family Calendar

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

Saturday, April 27
HisClay “ALL IN” Men’s Breakfast event, 7-8:30 a.m., Holiday Inn-Lakeville, 20800 Kenrick Ave. Speaker: Anthony Bass, former Minnesota Viking. Register at

Spring Fling, 9 a.m.-noon, Apple Valley American Legion Post 1776, 14521 Granada Drive. Features more than 20 vendors including Scentsy, Pampered Chef and Thirty-One Gifts. Coffee and light breakfast served. Presented by TC Traveling Marketplace.

Home Improvement & Design Expo, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Ames Arena, 19900 Ipava Ave., Lakeville. More than 150 exhibitors, free seminars, demonstrations, entertainment. Admission: $6. Information: 952-238-1700 or

Healthy Kids Day, 6-8 p.m., Eagan YMCA, 550 Opperman Drive, Eagan. Fun, active play and educational activities. Free. Information: 612-230-9622.

Tuesday, April 30
Arthritis 101, presented by the Arthritis Foundation, 3-4 p.m., The Rivers, 11111 River Hills Drive, Burnsville. Refreshments served. RSVP by April 25: 952-890-8553.

Thursday, May 2
Free Alzheimer’s workshop, “Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias/Capturing Life’s Journey” combination class, 10 a.m.-noon, Home Instead Senior Care, 1600 E. Cliff Road, Burnsville. RSVP: or 952-882-9300.

National Day of Prayer State Capitol Observance, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., 75 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., St. Paul. Information:

Lakeville National Day of Prayer, noon-1 p.m., Lakeville City Hall, 20195 Holyoke Ave. Information:

Friday, May 3
Forever Wild Family Friday: Nature Bingo, 7-8:30 p.m., Lebanon Hills Regional Park, 860 Cliff Road, Eagan. Free, but registration required at

Saturday, May 4
Rosemount High School Band Garage Sale, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. at the high school, 3335 142nd St. W.

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.
• April 27, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Culver’s, 3445 O’Leary Lane, Eagan.
• April 30, 1-6 p.m., United Methodist Church, 14770 Canada Ave., Rosemount.
• May 2, 12:30-6:30 p.m., South Suburban Evangelical Free Church, 12600 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley.
• May 3, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Army National Guard, 13885 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount.
• May 6, 1-7 p.m., Apple Valley Fire Station No. 1, 15000 Hayes Road, Apple Valley.
• May 6, noon-5 p.m., Culver’s, 17800 Kenwood Trail, Lakeville.

Apple Valley High School Class of 2003 will hold its 10-year class reunion from 6:30-11:30 p.m., Saturday, June 15, at Buck Hill, Whittier Room. RSVP required by May 1. Tickets are $25 per person. Email [email protected] to receive additional information.