Briefly 8/2/13

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Master Story Teller Cathy Cowen of Stillwater will be at the Lake Elmo Library on August 7, 6;30 pm to share her “Tales of Foo-La-La”, a intergenerational interactive storytelling. (Submitted photo)


Cowen shares stories at library

LAKE ELMO — Master story teller Cathy Cowen of Stillwater will be at the Lake Elmo Library at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to share the “Tales of the Foo-La-La”, her stories about the character who came to life through the imagination of her nephews.
Cowen also will share some of the illustrations currently being drawn for her soon-to-be published book.

Come and share this interactive story telling time and learn about the adventures of the “Foo-La-La.” Parents and children both will become part of the story during this interactive session.

The Lake Elmo library was pleased to give its 1,000th library card since opening last September to Brianna Rivieccio. She recently moved to Lake Elmo from the New York City area and was happy to have a city library with such a wide selection of books. In July, the library also added its 10,000th book to the collection.

Group seeks sale vendors

The Columbian Women of Solanus Casey Council No. 1632 of the Knights of Columbus seek crafters for the group’s annual fall Craft, Bake and Boutique sale Oct. 26 at the KC Hall in Stillwater.

The sale is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and tables are $25 each. Interested vendors should call Joan at 651-777-6538 to reserve a table.

Bridge play continues

The 30th summer session of the Lakeview Foundation bridge marathon fundraiser recently completed play for the period ending July 31. Group leaders are:

Daytime Group, 6th round
Sharon Lammers and Janet Meisterling, 19,790
Mary Jo Teed and Barb Dahlke, 17,160
Mary Charpentier and Karen Charpentier, 16,650
Connie Arndt and Mary Meinecke, 14,880

Evening Group, 4th round
Mariam and John Calkins, 11,400
Mary and Ken Quickel, 11,010
Georgia and Jack Yung, 9,650

The bridge marathon raises money of the Lakeview Foundation scholarship fund. Call Barb Dahlke at 651-439-4162 for more information.

Compiled by Erik Sandin – erik.sandin@ecm-inc.com

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