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Plan your dream getaway at the Lake Home and Cabin Show.

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Family spotlights: Lake Home and Cabin Show, Harriet Alexander Nature Center Open House

  • Article by: Melissa Walker
  • Star Tribune
  • February 1, 2013 - 1:05 PM

LAKE HOME and CABIN SHOW

Start planning your family vacation for spring break or summer at this expo. Families can dream about which lake and what style of dwelling they want to spend their free time in. Vendors and businesses will demonstrate and display the latest products and services. Attend how-to seminars and activities. (2-8 p.m. Fri.; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. next Sun. $4-$10. Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Av. S., Mpls. www.lakehomeandcabinshow.com.)

HARRIET ALEXANDER NATURE CENTER OPEN HOUSE

The Nature Center honors the Year of the Lion at a Chinese New Year Celebration. Make lion masks and enjoy a traditional lion dance. Learn about Minnesota’s 17 kinds of snakes and other wildlife. (1-4 p.m. next Sun. Free. Harriet Alexander Nature Center, 2520 N. Dale St., Roseville. 651-792-7000. www.ci.roseville.mn.us.)

Melissa Walker

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