School briefs: Minnetonka's St. David's Center holds parenting seminar

  • Article by: KIM MCGUIRE , Star Tribune
  • Updated: April 30, 2013 - 11:12 PM


St. David’s Center holding parenting seminar

St. David’s Center for Child & Family Development will hold a seminar about parent-child attachment strategies on Thursday, May 2, at 7 p.m.

The seminar, “Being the Parent Your Child Needs and the Person You Want to Be,” is free and will be held at the Center for Family Development, 3395 Plymouth Road.

To register, go to www.stdavids or call 952-548-8627 or e-mail

High school theater performs ‘Aida’

Minnetonka High School Theatre is presenting Elton John and Tim Rice’s “Aida,” which runs now through May 11 on the Arts Center on 7’s Main Stage.

It is the modern retelling of Verdi’s timeless opera about the forbidden love between an enslaved Nubian princess and an Egyptian soldier.

Limited tickets are still on sale for all performances, and group rates are available. Performances will be held on Saturday and Sunday, May 4-5, and May 10 and 11.

Tickets are $18 for adults, $16 for seniors 65 and older, and $12 for youth under 18.

For more information, call the box office at 952-401-5898 or visit the website at


‘Beauty and the Beast,’ ‘The Hobbit’ on tap

Bloomington high schools have announced their spring play schedules:

• Jefferson High School will present Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” today through Saturday, May 1-4, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, May 5, at 3 p.m. in the school auditorium. Tickets can be purchased at the door starting one hour before the performance, or reserved at They are $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors.

• Kennedy High School will present “The Hobbit” Thursday through Saturday, May 2-4, at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors and can be purchased at the door one hour before the performance or by calling 952-681-5231. A preview performance for senior citizens (over age 65) will take place Wednesday, May 1, at 10 a.m. Tickets are $3 and must be purchased ahead of the performance by calling 952-681-5231.

Art Show to celebrate elementary youth

The Bloomington Center for the Arts will host its annual Bloomington Elementary Schools Art Show this month in the Atrium Gallery.

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