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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Flatwater Kayak Essentials

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At Cleary Lake Regional Park, you can learn the basics of kayaking safety, proper paddling form, and paddle strokes while surrounded by the beauty of the park. Equipment provided. Cost is $50 and reservations are required. Call 763-559-6700 to make a rese...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Online Class: Life in the Pond

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Summer is a perfect time to get out to a local pond for some pond scooping. Get up close and personal with macroinvertebrates and talk about their life under the water. Pond dipping kits are an additional fee and include a net bowl and identification reso...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Meet the Farm Animals Walking Tour

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At The Landing-Minnesota River Heritage Park, Shakopee. Walk with a historical interpreter to meet furry, fluffy and feathered farm animals throughout the park. Learn about historic farming in the Minnesota River Valley. Cost is $5. This program is open t...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Village Sampler Guided Tour

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Take a guided tour inside several of the The Landing-Minnesota River Heritage Park’s historic homes and explore what life was like in a Minnesota River town of the late 1800s. Cost is $5. This program is open to all ages and children 13 years an...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Blacksmithing: Restoring a Sleigh

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At The Landing-Minnesota River Heritage Park, come smell the burning coal and hear the hammer ring. Watch the blacksmith using the tools of the period as part of a restoration project. Learn about how blacksmiths in the region kept people and goods on the...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Family Journey to Minnesota

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It takes teamwork to build a new home and run a farm! Visit The Landing and explore the historic 1857 farm with your family and try hands-on activities to discover the stories of immigrant families from the past who built a new life in Minnesota. Cost is ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

New Farmer’s Market!

Elko New Market Farmers Market

The St. Paul Farmer’s Market has opened a new market location in Elko New Market! The market takes place Thursdays from 2 to 6 PM at the Elko Speedway through October 14. You'll find a great mix of local produce, flowers, humanely raise...

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