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Got Golfing Fever?
Wondering when your favorite course - or any course in the area - will open? Twin Cities Golf has a great list showing courses in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa.
posted Apr 11, 2014 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

State Girls' Basketball Tournament
The MN Girl's Basketball championship will be decided March 18 - 22 - the MSHL has all the details as well as everything you want to know about the Boy's Championship tournament and Minnesota High School sports.
posted Mar 18, 2014 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Becoming an Outdoors Woman
The Minnesota DNR has an exciting program for women at all levels of experience to get active in our beautiful state. Whether your interest is archery, fly tying, showshoeing, geocache, or a myriad of other outdoor activities, there is a class for you.
posted Feb 12, 2014 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Sochi Olympics: figure skating
Who will win the US Championship and represent the U.S.A. at Sochi?
posted Jan 6, 2014 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Holiday fun for the whole family
Three Rivers Parks and Minneapolis Parks offer a wide variety of activities for the whole family. Whatever your interest, local parks have an event or activity for you.
posted Dec 14, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Watch and Walk on Thanksgiving Day
Football is a Thanksgiving tradition, but if you don't want to doze through the game, why not plan a walk with your family before or after that turkey? City and County parks and trails are convenient for everyone!
posted Nov 26, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Autumn activities for all ages
Beautiful colors and brisk air make fall one of the best seasons to enjoy Minnesota's great outdoors in our state parks or in Minneapolis and the metro area.
posted Oct 7, 2013 by Kay Drache Category: Sports/Recreation

School athletics information
A highlight of the new school year is participation in team sports, and the Minnesota State High School League has all the facts for parents and student athletes. From heat index guidelines to calendars for every competition, the MSHSL is there to help you.
posted Sep 5, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Get your workout at the State Fair
The "Great Minnesota Get-Together", August 22 - September 2, is a fun-filled destination for everyone, and with 320 acres and hundreds of things to see and do, your pedometer will be racking up the steps all day long.
If your preference is for a stroll down memory lane, our Fair's history has been beautifully documented in several books available at the Library.
posted Aug 15, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Water fun and safety for everyone
The Minnesota DNR's tips for boat and water safety will help you to enjoy the Land of 10,000 Lakes all summer long. At the Library, pick up materials on staying safe in the water. Minneapolis and the Three Rivers Parks have locations and activities for all ages.
posted Jul 11, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Minneapolis Ranked Nation’s Best Park System
Take advantage of the myriad of opportunities offered by Minneapolis' top ranked park system and the neighboring Three Rivers Park District. With over 200 parks over more than 33,000 acres, there's fun for everyone!
posted Jun 9, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Go Fishing - or Race for the Cure
The Minnesota DNR is ready for the fishing opener on May 11; are you? Or honor your Mother by joining Race for the Cure on May 12, Mother's Day. The library has maps and guidebooks on Minnesota fishing and materials on running for everyone.
posted May 1, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Stay safe on the water
Get a jump on your preparations for the fishing season by refreshing your boating safety knowledge.
posted Apr 4, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Be true to your School!
Throughout the year the MSHL - Minnesota State High School League - is the top spot to follow every team from every school in every sport. Schedules, ticket info, and results are posted for sports from Basketball and Wrestling to Lacrosse, Golf, and Baseball; even Speech and Debate!
posted Mar 3, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

Keep your Bike rolling!
Get a jump on Spring with a Bike Maintenance lab at your local library. Click here, type 'bike' in the "Search for events by word or phrase" box, and click GO to register. Space is limited!
posted Feb 19, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

National Skating Month
In January US Figure Skating, USA Hockey, and US Speed Skating all celebrate National Skating Month. Enjoy skating at many sites in Minneapolis and throughout the metro area; just Google your community name and ice skating.
posted Jan 10, 2013 by Kay D. Category: Sports/Recreation

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