The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum and the Audubon Society partner for a day of avian fun and education. The event will feature presentations, workshops, nature walks and book signings featuring noted naturalists and authors Jim Gilbert, Stan Tekiela, Matt Schuth, Alan Branhagen and the Audubon Society’s expert on bird habitats and native plants, John Rowden. Read more about Arboretum & Audubon: A Day of Birding Walks and Workshops
Education & Community
Celebrate National Public Garden Week with buy one, get one free admission from May 13-16 at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, 10 percent off at the gift store, 10 percent off memberships and more.
Experience the new Three Mile Walk, starting and ending in the Oswald Visitor Center.
Take your canine companion to the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum for a day of fun including a dog expo, fashion parade, doggie obstacle course and walk around Three Mile Drive! Read more about All About Dogs Day
This six-week educational series offers individuals and families insights, understanding, support, and tools needed to help you through the mourning process. Various topics are discussed including understanding grief; stress and the impact it has in our daily lives; understanding the importance of healthy mourning; communication and goal setting; and creating a new sense of identity and moving beyond our grief. It is important that you attend all sessions. Read more about Transforming Grief Into Growth
This free health and wellness fair will take place at the White Bear Lake Armory on Saturday, April 20. For more information, visit the Facebook event page. Read more about White Bear Lake's 1st Annual Health Fair
Rob Thomas will share from his genealogical journey through his Dakota ancestry, why he was inspired to begin his search and offering insight into conducting research in public records related to Minnesota's tremendous Native American history. Read more about Program: A Genealogical Journey of Dakota Ancestry
Violent and well-dressed gangsters abounded in the 1930s, and groups like the Barker Gang came to the lakes when they needed to lay low. The White Bear Lake Historical Society will take you on a bus tour of some of their notorious haunts. Read more about White Bear Lake Gangster Tour
Looking for a challenge or just a new way to get involved in nature? The Minnesota Global Birders will share tips about how to make birding part of your vacation and what you might get to see at destinations around the world. Read more about Travelogue: Add Birding to Your Travel Fun
Come support Matoska Elementary at this 21+ event featuring live music by Top 40 cover band SkitzoFonic!!
Beer, wine, soda, and snacks are included in the ticket price. Tickets are available for $40 per person using the link below.
We’ll also have a silent auction, and raffle!
Invite your friends! You DO NOT need to have a student attending Matoska in order to enjoy this fun evening.
Must present ID to enter.