News and Events for the East Side of Saint Paul
Stewards of the Phalen Chain of Lakes

Stewards of the Phalen Chain of Lakes

Volunteers who live near the Phalen Chain of Lakes are invited to join us for the Stewards of the Phalen Chain of Lakes meetings The first Thursday of every month 6:30pm to 8:30pm Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1390 Larpenteur Avenue East, Saint Paul, MN 55109 Purpose – Create our action calendar for 2012 for volunteer stewardship...

Links to St Paul Food Analysis

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A New Idea Has Sprouted on the East Side!

A New Idea Has Sprouted on the East Side!

Are you an East Side resident who would like better access to local, fresh, organic foods? Would you like to feel a better sense of community with your fellow East Siders? Want to join?  Here is our membership form. If you’ve never shopped co op before, here are a few things to know: Co ops...
Don Your Fav Superhero Costume - July 23

Don Your Fav Superhero Costume – July 23

Superhero Fun Run at Lake Phalen – help end child abuse This is a new event offering a 1K fun run for kids, plus 5K and 10K timed runs. The race begins at 9 am. Registration fees are $25 per adult and $10 per child. On race day, the fee is $30 per adult and...
Ramsey County Fair July 13-17th

Ramsey County Fair July 13-17th

Free Admission! This iconic county event kicks off at 5 pm on Wednesday the 13th, with the parade at  7 pm.  Jump on the Gateway Trail with your bike and miss the traffic and parking jams. Join neighbors and friends for a great time.
White Bear Avenue Parade - July 13th

White Bear Avenue Parade – July 13th

Wednesday July 13, 2011 7:00 pm Join the White Bear Avenue Business Association as we kick off the Ramsey County Fair with one of the East Metro’s favorite traditions, the White Bear Avenue Parade. Meet your friends and neighbors on White Bear Avenue and enjoy this community parade. The route runs North from Ivy Avenue...
Saint Paul Classic Bike Tour - September 11, 2011

Saint Paul Classic Bike Tour – September 11, 2011

The 17th annual Saint Paul Classic Bike Tour will be held on Sunday, September 11, 2011.  A music-filled ride through Saint Paul unveils the beauty of the Capital City and celebrates our historic neighborhoods. Enjoy 15 to 39 miles of mostly traffic-free cycling. The entire course is bicycles only in the direction of travel except along Summit...
Al Franken and US Secretary of Education Visit

Al Franken and US Secretary of Education Visit

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan is scheduled to visit a St. Paul elementary school Tuesday with U.S. Sen. Al Franken. Duncan will join Franken for a tour of Dayton’s Bluff Elementary, followed by a panel discussion and a question-and-answer session on education at 12:15 p.m. in the recreation center auditorium, Franken spokesman Marc Kimball said....
Music in the Parks - Phalen Amphitheater

Music in the Parks – Phalen Amphitheater

The popular Music in the Parks program sponsored by Saint Paul Parks and Recreation returns again this summer to the Phalen Amphitheater offering musical experiences for all tastes and pleasures. The first scheduled date at Lake Phalen is June 5th at 1:30 with a performance by Charlie & The Good Time. Visit the official site for additional...
Lake Phalen Wildflower Walk July 20, 2011

Lake Phalen Wildflower Walk July 20, 2011

The Ramsey-Wachington Metro Watersehd District is offering a tour some of the shoreline areas on the southwest side of Lake Phalen which has undergone a restoration for the past 10 years.  The tour will explain the plants and techniques used in the restoration.  This is a free event but registration is required. More information can be...
Coco's Heart Dog Rescue 5K Doggie Day - July 30 2011

Coco’s Heart Dog Rescue 5K Doggie Day – July 30 2011

Join Coco’s Heart Dog Rescue and fellow dog lovers for a morning of fun! The CHDR 5K Doggie Day will be a walk/run at Lake Phalen followed by a bunch of dog-friendly and family-friendly games and activities. Visit the CHDR 5K Doggie Day Website by clicking here.  
Dragon Festival July 9th and 10th at Lake Phalen

Dragon Festival July 9th and 10th at Lake Phalen

The Dragon Festival, a colorful Asian-Pacific exposition, runs July 9th and 10th at St. Paul’s Phalen Park, with food, dance and music of many cultures. Admission is free and the food is reasonably priced. The festival is centered in the park on the west side of Lake Phalen. Come out and watch the Dragon Boat...