1 Volunteer cleanup and buckthorn removal
Seminary Fen, Oct. 26, 9 a.m. to noon
Help remove buckthorn (and trash) from Chanhassen’s Seminary Fen, one of the rarest forms of wetland in the country. This peat-rich land type supports unusual plant and wildlife species. Participants need good mobility and a sturdy pair of rubber boots. More information at 952-227-1133 or www.mndnr.gov.
2 Kathio 1,500 B.C.
Mille Lacs Kathio State Park, Oct. 26, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
The park becomes a time machine during this short naturalist-led tour. See where archaeologists discovered evidence of a village from the 1600s and a campsite from more than 3,000 years ago. Meet at the park’s interpretive center. 1-320-532-3523 or www.mndnr.gov.
3 Creatures of the night
Lebanon Hills Regional Park, Oct. 26, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
All animal species are uniquely adapted to maximize their rates of survival. Join a naturalist to hike the park at dusk while learning how the resident animals have adapted to darkness and night life. All ages. $8. More information at www.dakotacounty.us/parks.
4 Animal skins and skulls
Fort Snelling State Park, Oct. 27, 1-2 p.m.
Perfect for families, this hands-on educational program invites participants to examine the skins and skulls of various species living at Fort Snelling State Park, learning about their adaptive traits in the process. 612-725-2724 or www.mndnr.gov.
5 Mountain bike at night
|Chicago WSox - WP: S. Carroll||6||FINAL|
|Cleveland - LP: Z. McAllister||2|
|Atlanta - WP: M. Minor||11||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - LP: E. Jackson||6|
|NY Yankees - WP: S. Greene||3||FINAL|
|Baltimore - LP: C. Tillman||0|
|Arizona - WP: W. Miley||2||FINAL|
|San Francisco - LP: R. Vogelsong||0|
|St. Louis - WP: A. Wainwright||10||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: J. Nelson||2|
|Miami - LP: M. Dunn||4||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: V. Black||5|
|Boston - LP: J. Peavy||2||FINAL|
|Houston - WP: J. Fields||3|
|Minnesota - WP: K. Correia||9||FINAL|
|Colorado - LP: T. Matzek||3|
|Toronto - LP: D. Hutchison||3||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - WP: J. Odorizzi||10|
|Detroit||2||Bottom 8th Inning|
|Washington||3||Bottom 7th Inning|
|Pittsburgh||4||Top 8th Inning|
|LA Angels||5||Top 7th Inning|
|San Diego - I. Kennedy||9:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - P. Maholm|
|Oakland - J. Chavez||9:10 PM|
|Seattle - H. Iwakuma|
|Red Bull New York||4|
|Sporting Kansas City||2||FINAL|
|Chivas USA||9:00 PM|
|Real Salt Lake||9:30 PM|
|Edmonton||7/17/14 7:30 PM|
|Toronto||7/18/14 6:00 PM|
|Hamilton||7/18/14 9:00 PM|
|Montreal||7/19/14 6:00 PM|
|Washington||81||4th Qtr 5:00|
Poll: Should the lake where the albino muskie was caught remain a mystery?