Upcoming Special Events & Programs
TED Talk and Discussion - Can You Really Tell if a Kid is Lying?
Tuesday, March 20 1 p.m. FREEThis session begins by viewing a video in which Kang Lee researches lying in children in a revealing and somewhat humouous fashion. Followin gthe video there will be a short discussion. No preparation is needed for this discussion group. Sign up at the Lakeville Heritage Center, online or by calling 952-985-4620.
Teddy Roosevelt ProgramCome and see Teddy Roosevelt impersonator, Adam Lindquist, share the exciting life of Teddy Roosevelt – from an asthmatic childhood, to the loss of his wife and mother on the same day, to his ascension to the Presidency. Audiences learn about the conservationist President in first person and the 230-million-acre legacy of national wild areas he left for all of us to enjoy. Don’t miss this Teddy Roosevelt-double’s fascinating presentation. Members and non-members welcome.
Tuesday, April 3 1 p.m. FREE
Sign up at the Heritage Center or by calling 952-985-4620. Desserts provided by Lakeville Historical Society. This presentation is sponsored by Augustana Care Apple Valley Villa & Augustana Regent-Burnsville.
Spring Sports Begin SoonIf you are interested in joining any of these great groups, please attend the organizational meeting. If you have questions or cannot attend the meeting, call 952-985-4620. You will need to renew your membership and pay the annual group fee before participating. PLEASE NOTE: You do not have to wait until the meeting to pay membership and group fees. In fact, we encourage you to stop in anytime prior to the meeting date - this will reduce the congestion on meeting days!
PickleballCourts are located at Dodd Trail Park, 17035 Flagstaff Ave.
Organizational meeting Tuesday, March 27, 10 a.m. $10 annual fee
Group play is available on Tuesdays and Fridays at 9 a.m. and Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. Pickleball is a fun game played on a lined court similar to a tennis court with a plastic ball and paddles. It’s easy for beginners to learn, and can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players. Equipment is available for those who do not have any. Bring a lawn chair and water.
Men’s Golf League
Organizational meeting Wednesday, April 4, 1 p.m. $5 annual fee
Men’s Golf League golfs on Wednesdays at 8 a.m. May through mid-October at Gopher Hills in Cannon Falls. Enjoy lunch at the golf club or Kings Place (Miesville) after the round. Carpooling is available. If you are interested in being a regular or substitute golfer, please attend this meeting. If you can’t attend the meeting, but want to play or if you have questions, call Wally Potter at 952-484-4855 or Cory Paulsen at 952-461-3129.
“Health Angels” Biking
Organizational meeting Wednesday, April 11, 10 a.m. $5 annual fee
Rides are usually on Wednesdays, meeting at the Heritage Center at 8:30 or 8:45 a.m. depending upon the month. This bicycle club rides approximately 20 miles per outing in the metro area and stops for lunch. Rides will be determined by the group. Provide your own bicycle, helmet and bright neon green vest or shirt. In case of inclement weather, the week’s ride will be cancelled.
*Interested in biking a shorter distance? An option for developing a “short ride” group will be discussed at this meeting.
Organizational meeting Thursday, April 12, 10 a.m. $5 annual fee
Rides are usually on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays leaving the Heritage Center at 10 a.m. and stopping for lunch. This group is for men and women. Rides are determined by the group. Helmets are required.