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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Enjoy guided fitness hikes in Washington County Parks, next one April 19

Explore the Washington County Parks trail system with guided fitness hikes, with the next hike at 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 19, at Lake Elmo Park Reserve.

Meet at the Nordic Center.

The one-hour hikes involve a warm-up and fitness challenges along the ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Fix-It Clinic offers hope for broken household items April 20 at R.H. Stafford Library

Bring broken items to a Washington County Library Fix-It Clinic and get them repaired for free 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at R.H. Stafford Library in Woodbury.

Sessions with fixers are first-come, first-served.

Participants must remain with...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

News from the April 16 County Board meeting

Rick Tungseth, Excellence in County Government

The following actions were taken at the April 16, 2019, Washington County Board of Commissioners meeting at the Government Center in Stillwater, Minnesota

County will continue to use MPCA grant to enhance recycling

Washington County will continue to receive...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Free rides to VA medical appointments now available

It’s official now that Washington County be launching the Disabled American Veterans ride program for Veterans Administration health care appointments. Customers all over Washington County can now call the DAV at 612-467-2786 for more informatio...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Godzilla with Reverend Matt's Monster Science April 23 at Lake Elmo Libary

Godzilla with Reverend Matt's Monster Science featured 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, at Lake Elmo Library.

All things Godzilla are on the table during this informative, part science, part comedy, all monster talk at Lake Elmo Library. From the economic re...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Region 7AA Art Show Awards Ceremony at Hardwood Creek Library April 26

The Region 7AA Art Show Awards Ceremony will be noon to 1:45 p.m. Friday, April 26, at the Hardwood Creek Library in Forest Lake.

Join artists from schools in Region 7AA of the Minnesota State High School League for this juried art show and awards ceremony...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

County will conduct household hazardous waste collections in communities, one in Mahtomedi April 27

Washington County has planned eight satellite weekend household hazardous waste collections are planned for 2019, in spring and fall. Satellite collections bring the services offered at the Washington County Environmental Center closer to residents, makin...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Adulting 101 class focuses on dining etiquette at Oakdale Library April 25

Prepare for an awesome future as an independent adult with Adulting 101 at Oakdale Library. Each month there will be a class on a topic, just for high-school aged teens. In April, prepare for upcoming formal events by learning the ins and outs of dining e...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Streetcorner Letter Press featured at Mahtomedi RITE of Spring April 27

Join staff from the Wildwood Library at Mahtomedi's annual RITE of Spring event 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 27 at the Mahtomedi District Education Center to see and use the Streetcorner Letter Press.

Create your own four-inch by six-inch postcard-style print w...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Teens invited to Mini Hackathon at Park Grove Library April 27

Washington County Library invites teens to combine coding and construction at a Mini Hackathon 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Park Grove Library.

The mini hackathon is a free afternoon event for techies of all ability levels in grades 7 through 12. Tee...

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