“Paris in the 20’s: A Moveable Feast,” a celebration of 1920s Parisian food and culture, will be presented by the Outing Lodge at Pine Point beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, at the lodge, 11661 Myeron Road N. in Stillwater.
Risa Cohen will be discussing Ernest Hemingway’s “A Moveable Feast,” a memoir of Hemingway’s years in Paris in the 1920s, at 7 p.m.
The discussion will be followed with a dinner based on a menu by Lynne Rosetto Kasper, food writer and Minnesota Public Radio host of “The Splendid Table.” Part of the proceeds from this event will be donated to MPR.
Admission is $90/person. For more information, call 651-439-9747.
Sailing Club launches 39th season
The St. Croix Sailing Club begins its 39th season on May 21 and is now accepting applications for the 2013 season. No experience in sailing is required, and lessons are available.
The St Croix Sailing Club has been promoting sailing on the river since 1974. The mission of the club is to promote the sport and recreation of family sailing on the St. Croix and to provide a means for those persons interested in sailing to further their skills and enjoyment.
For more information and to apply, go to www.stcroixsailing.com/ or call 651-248-0743.
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‘Sleeping Beauty’ tickets on sale
Tickets are on sale for the St. Croix Ballet’s presentation of “Sleeping Beauty” April 26-28 at Stillwater Area High School, 5701 Stillwater Blvd. N. in Oak Park Heights.
“Sleeping Beauty,” one of the world’s most enduring and beloved fairy tales, tells the story of Princess Aurora, who has an evil spell cast on her by the angry and wicked fairy, Carabosse. The Lilac Fairy, the fairy of wisdom, triumphs over the evil fairy leaving Aurora to sleep for 100 years only to be awoken by the kiss of the brave prince.
The Stillwater version of Sleeping Beauty is being directed by Susan Hovey.
For ticket information and performance times, go to www.stcroixballet.com.
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‘New Light’ photos featured
Photographs by troubled teens from the “In a New Light” program at Northwest Passage, a residential mental health treatment center in Frederic, Wis., will be shown in St. Croix Falls, Wis., on Saturday.
Ben Thwaits, expressive arts coordinator for Northwest Passage and founder of the “In a New Light” program, will present the photographs, taken in national parks. The presentation is free and open to the public and will take place at 10 a.m. at the St. Croix River Visitor Center, 401 N. Hamilton St. in St. Croix Falls.