Family Calendar

To submit items for the Family Calendar, email: darcy.odden@ecm-inc.com.

Friday, June 7
Outdoor movie, “Jack and Jill,” 7:30 p.m., dusk showtime, an I Love Burnsville Week event at Cliff Fen Park, 120 E. Cliff Road, Burnsville. Free.

Saturday, June 8
Plant health diagnostic clinic by the Dakota County Master Gardeners, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Valley Natural Foods, 13750 County Road 11, Burnsville. Free.

Pet vaccination clinic, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Windmill Feed and Pet Supply, 350 Main St., Elko New Market. Discounted fee. Bring pets on leashes or in carriers. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Windmill Animal Rescue.

Patio installation seminar, 10 a.m., Patio Town, 2801 Highway 13 W., Burnsville. Free. Information: 952-894-4400.

Welcome home reception, Christian Elder Memorial 900 for Kids ’n Kinship, 11 a.m. to noon, Merchants Bank, 7300 147th St. W., Apple Valley. Music, refreshments, fun, games. Free. Information: www.kidsnkinship.org.

Retaining walls seminar, 1 p.m., Patio Town, 2801 Highway 13 W., Burnsville. Free. Information: 952-894-4400.

Grand opening, Arbors at Ridges, 1-4 p.m., 13879 Community Drive, Burnsville. Ribbon cutting at 2 p.m. Free food, entertainment, petting zoo, inflatable jumpers, tours and more. Information: 985-898-4005.

Sunday, June 9
5-2-1-0 Kids’ Kickoff Event with Radio Disney, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., front lawn of Valley Natural Foods, 13750 County Road 11, Burnsville. Free wellness event for elementary-school age shoppers. Information: 952-891-1212, ext. 221.

Monday, June 10
Ice cream social kickoff for the summer reading program, 1-3 p.m., on the front lawn of Robert Trail Library, 14395 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount. Hosted by the Friends of the Robert Trail Library.

Tuesday, June 11
Family Fun Tuesday – Wonders of Science: Sound with the Science Museum of Minnesota, 10 to 11 a.m. in the Sculpture Garden at Caponi Art Park, Eagan. $4 per person donation suggested. Information: 651-454-9412 or www.caponiartpark.org.

Plant health diagnostic clinic by the Dakota County Master Gardeners, 6-8 p.m., University of Minnesota Extension, 4100 220th St. W., Suite 101, Farmington. Free.

Wednesday, June 12
Eagan Market Fest, 4-8 p.m., Eagan Festival Grounds. Farmers market, concert by The Percolators, children’s art, family games. Information: www.cityofeagan.com/marketfest or 651-675-5500.

River cruising travel event, 6-8 p.m., Travel Leaders, 15083 Flagstaff Ave., Apple Valley. Information on European river cruising. RSVP by calling 952-432-6272 or sending an email to sara@travelleaders.com.

Thursday, June 13
Music in the Parks – Sticks and Tones, 10 a.m. at Central Park Amphitheater, Rosemount. Weather-related updates: 952-985-1780, option No. 6.

Thursday Rockin’ Readers at 11 a.m. at Nicollet Commons Park, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. An elementary principal from ISD 191 will read books to children. Books are geared toward elementary and preschool children.

Bob the Beachcomber will perform at noon for the Thursday Rockin’ Lunch Hour concert at Nicollet Commons Park, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Free.

Ongoing
“Grace’s Attic” community outreach/mission rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 6-7 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 8, Grace United Methodist Church, 15309 Maple Island Road, Burnsville. Buck-a-bag starts at noon on Saturday.

Reunions
Lakeville High School Class of 1978 will hold its 35th year class reunion 4:30-11:30 p.m. Saturday, July 27, in the Pavilion at the Minneapolis Gun Club. Cost is $19.78 per person; payment is due by June 30. Visit Lakeville1978.com to receive additional information.

Blood drives
The American Red Cross will hold the following blood drives. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information.
• June 8, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sam’s Club, 14940 Florence Trail, Apple Valley.
• June 8, 10:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., Burnhaven Library, 1101 W. County Road 42, Burnsville.
• June 8, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wescott Library, 1340 Wescott Road, Eagan.
• June 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Anchor Bank, 14665 Galaxie Ave., Apple Valley.
• June 11, 1-7 p.m., Mary, Mother of the Church, 3333 Cliff Road, Burnsville.
• June 13, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., CrossRoads Church, 4100 Lexington Way, Eagan.
• June 13, 12:30-5:30 p.m., Roundbank, 3380 Vermillion River Trail, Farmington.
• June 14, 12:30-5:30 p.m., Easter Lutheran Church – By The Lake, 4545 Pilot Knob Road, Eagan.
• June 15, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Brunswick Zone XL, 11129 162nd St. W., Lakeville.

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