April 8, 2013

Free family events in April

April 12: Celebrate! Sauk Rapids-Rice Community Celebration

Free Event. Everyone is Invited.  Free tasting samples for the first 300 people, entertainment, & community resource tables. Additional ethnic food for purchase.

Don’t miss this unique cultural experience. Come CELEBRATE all the wonderful things that are happening in our schools and communities.  Stop at the Community Education table to pick up a Bingo Card.  Visit the community resource tables to get your card stamped. Completed cards are eligible to win door prize.
Time: April 12,2013 at 5-7:30pm
Place: SRR Middle School, 901 1st Street South, Sauk Rapids,MN 56379

April 19: 2013 BLEND Kids Health & Fitness Expo

Packed with interactive, engaging, and fun activities for all ages – kids and families can move from station to station to learn about and participate in many physical activities games.  From a 50′ obstacle course to making hula hoops, BLEND promises a great time for the entire family.

6pm: Kids 12 and under can participate in the 1K Youth Run. Pre-registration for the run is required.


Place: Halenback Hall Fieldhouse, 1000 4th Ave S, St. Cloud
Time: April 19, 2013 2-7 am

April 21: Kids activities at Sustainability Expo

The St. Cloud Area Sustainability Expo is a marketplace for green products, organic food & produce and a place to learn about healthy, sustainable living.
Event Highlights include:
        • 100+ Exhibitors – explore, try, learn and buy!
        • Local Food & Produce – sample organic locally sourced food
        • Creative Activities – art and natures activities for all ages!
        • Sustainability Award – presentation of the 2013 awards
        • City Listening Day – going green in operation and policy!
Featured Speaker: Don Shelby

Time: April 21, 2013, 10am - 2pm
Place: River's Edge Convention Center, 10 4th Ave S, St. Cloud


April 2: Sauk Rapids ECFE Family Fun Night

All are welcome!  Science, art and other fun activities for children.  The gym is open 6-6.30, after which they set up for the music and stories at the gym stage held at 7-7.30 pm.
Place:  Hillside Early Childhood Family Center, 30 4th Avenue South; Sauk Rapids 
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm

April 8, 15, 22: Sartell ECFE Drop By And Play

The activities are ready for parents and their young children.  No registration needed.
Place: Early Childhood Center, room 220B, District Service Center, 212 3rd Ave. N, Sartell
Time: Mondays from 9:00-10:30 am

POSTPONED: Llama Llama Read-A-Rama Pajama Party
A family event targeting kids ages 0-10, but fun for the entire family. Come enjoy an evening in your pajamas as you tour emergency vehicles, pet live Llamas, participate in snack time, make Llama crafts and listen to story time. Catch a Llama Drama performance and sign up for prizes! Promote a love of literacy in the life of your child and enjoy a FREE fun filled evening together!
Place: Great River Regional Library, 1300 W St. Germain Street, Saint Cloud
Time: April 11, 2013 at 5:30 - 7:30pm