Briefly 2/14/13

BSA Venture crew honored

The BSA Venture Crew 820 that specilizes in Scuba Diving will be honored by the “Great Lakes Shipwreck Preservation Society” at the dinner reception following the Upper Midwest Scuba and Travel Show on Feb. 23.
The group will be awarded the dive community contribution award.

‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser set

Youth United Way of United Way of Washington County-East holds its annual “Empty Bowls” fundraising dinner Feb. 28 at Stillwater Area High School.
Guests at the event dine on a simple soup-and-bread meal and bid on silent auction items that include a Famous Dave’s sauce basket, art pieces donated by local artists, a gift basket from Lake Elmo Bank and new iPod from Cities 97.

Empty Bowls raises awareness of hunger in the St. Croix Valley.
Persons interested in donating bowls or auction items or buying tickets should email [email protected]

4-H hosts horse project day

Washington County 4-H holds its annual horse project day meeting from 8 a.m. to noon March 2 in Hooley Hall on the Washington County Fairgrounds in Baytown Township.

4-H members in third grade and older are encouraged to attend.
No registration is required. Call 651-249-8808 or  763-234-2457 for information.