West metro town briefs: Hegseth to speak to GOP seniors in Bloomington

  • Updated: May 27, 2014 - 2:50 PM


Pete Hegseth to speak to Republican seniors

Iraq and Afghanistan War veteran and Fox News contributor Pete Hegseth will be the featured speaker at the Republican Seniors of Minnesota meeting on June 3.

Also there will be state auditor candidate Randy Gilbert and U.S. House candidates Doug Daggett and Aaron Miller.

The Republican Seniors meet on the first Tuesday of each month at Poor Richard’s Commonhouse, 8301 Normandale Blvd. They gather at 10 a.m. for coffee and a meeting, then hear from the speakers, then have lunch.

For more information, call 952-828-1943 or e-mail repseniorsmn@gmail.com.

Home improvement seminars offered

The Bloomington Housing and Redevelopment Authority is holding three free home improvement seminars this spring and summer. They are:

• Thursday, June 5, 7 p.m.: “Landscaping and Pest Control,” with Brad Phillips, master gardener at Home Depot,.

• Thursday, July 10, 7 p.m.: “LED Lighting” with a master electrician.

• Thursday, Aug. 7, 7 p.m.: “Choosing the Right Tile for Your Home.”

All seminars will be held in the Rehearsal Hall at Bloomington Civic Plaza, 1800 W. Old Shakopee Rd. Drawings for door prizes will follow the seminars.

For more information, go to www.bloomingtonmn.gov or e-mail bduerwachter@blooming tonmn.gov.

Woman’s club presents scholarships

The Bloomington Federated Woman’s Club presented two scholarships to Kennedy High School 2014 graduates Brenna Carberrys and Dana Kidrowski.

Brenna will be attending the College of St. Thomas in St. Paul, and Dana will be a student at Normandale Community College in Bloomington. The scholarship money comes from the club’s fundraising efforts. For more information, go to www.btwminnesota.org.


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