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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Hometown Scavenger Hunt!

SCHS 50th

The Scott County Historical Society is celebrating its 50th year with a Summer Scavenger Hunt!What: Visit 10 Scott County historic locations listed on their website between June 1 and August 20How:Take a selfie or a family photo with each site; once you c...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: June 21, 2018

“Unchosen Ones” Author Talk with R.J. Kern

RJ Kern for web

Just in time for the summer fair season, join the Scott County Historical Society for an author talk and exhibition with Minnesota author and photographer R. J. Kern. Kern’s most recent work is “The Unchosen Ones,” which cons...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: June 18, 2018

Kids Day at the Fair!

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Come join the University of Minnesota Extension for Kids' Day at the Scott County Fair on July 26!  Check-In/Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the events end at 2 p.m.Events: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.Where: Scott County Fairgrounds7151 190t...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Pop Up Splash Party!

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Beat the heat this summer by cooling down at a Pop-Up Splash Pad at the Shakopee Community Center (1255 Fuller St., Shakopee) on July 20 and atGreen Meadows Park (3100 Thrush Street, Shakopee) August 10!  The Parks and Recreation and Fire departm...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Happy Birthday, America Parade

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March with the Shakopee Parks and Recreation Department as it celebrates America's Birthday in the long-standing tradition at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 29.

Bring your decorated trikes, bikes, wagons, et cetera to show your pride in America. Parade will begin...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Fire Rescue Days!

Fire Rescue Days for web

Wednesday, June 20:  5 - 7 PM, HOPE Community Food Shelf Event at Wagner Park.  More info can be found at www.facebook.com/hope4thecommunity/

Thursday, June 21:  6:30, Free family fun night at the Wagner Park shelter!  M...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: June 8, 2018

Flatwater Kayaking Essentials

Cleary kayaking

Join Three Rivers Park District at Cleary Lake Regional Park (Prior Lake) on Tuesday, June 26 from 6 to 9 PM to learn safety skills and proper paddling techniques with qualified instructors. Beginners and anyone who has never had formal instruction will b...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Wanted: Museum garden volunteers

SCHS garden for web

Do you – like to garden... enjoy getting your hands dirty... like to feel a sense of accomplishment... want to contribute to your local community?  You’re in luck! The Scott County Historical Society’s Museum Garden ...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Music in the Park

Prior Lake

Free concerts are returning to Lakefront Park in Prior Lake! Bands will perform at the Lakefront Park Bandshell, and food trucks will be onsite with concessions for purchase. There is no provided seating at the Lakefront Park Bandshell, so  pleas...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Sand Point Beach Parties!

Sand Point Beach Parties

Come to the beach for a big, free party! Activities like face painting, wacky hair coloring, games, and crafts, while supplies last. Kidsdance will also be there with music, contests, and more! Limited concessions will be available for purchase, cash only...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Classic Car Cruise and Dozinky Festival

Dozinky

Dozinky, a Czech Harves Festival patterned after the “Old Country” original, is held on the third full weekend of September. Main Street is transformed into an open air market with food, music, and beer garden on Saturday. There is als...

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County Spotlights
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Czech Out New Prague!

Czech Out New Prague

Czech Out New Prague is a business and community event showcasing what New Prague has to offer New Prague and the surrounding communities. The event takes place on the first Thursday every August in Memorial Park. Czech Out New Prague features various exh...

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