Sand Creek Elementary School’s gymnasium was bursting at the seams when some 200 people stopped by the Coon Rapids Snowflake Days children’s carnival staged there Feb. 15.
Chuck Austin returned last weekend for the 50th anniversary of Coon Rapids Snowflake Days, the annual winter celebration he founded as a member of the Coon Rapids Jaycees in 1964.
Emergency personnel from Anoka County came together with Minnesota NHL alumni for a charity hockey game Feb. 1 at Coon Rapids Ice Center as part of Snowflake Days.
The 50th anniversary of the Coon Rapids Snowflake Days celebration comes to an end this weekend.
In celebration of Coon Rapids Snowflake Days’ 50th anniversary, local seniors put on their straw hats and leis and danced to the beat of Beachcomber Bob during a beach party thrown at the Coon Rapids Senior Center Feb. 3.