The Minnesota House Capital Investment Committee made a number of stops in the north metro Sept. 17 as the group heard pitches for projects local governments hope to have included in the Legislature’s 2014 bonding bill.
Springbrook Nature Center
Springbrook Nature Center has a new director.
The presentation was filled with laughter, especially when Jan Swanson, left, Springbrook’s administrative assistant, and Tara Rogness, interpretive program supervisor, read a Siah Top 10 list.
The Minnesota House of Representatives released an $800 million bonding bill April 9 that includes $5 million for Springbrook Nature Center in Fridley.
One day he might be escorting a three-foot long orphan alligator rescued to the safety of a bathtub in his own home or the next day he’ll be traipsing across Springbrook’s fields with net in hand, wading through reed canary grasses rising well above his rimless glasses, to capture butterflies for a lepidoptera count.
The weather Saturday finally decided to cooperate just in time for Springbrook Nature Center’s annual Spring Fling.
Over 100 participants rang in NOON Year! at the Springbrook Nature Center in Fridley Dec. 31.
Ring out the old and usher in the new in Springbrook Nature Center’s second annual Ringing in the NOON Year! Monday, Dec. 31, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., with a plethora of fun-filled activities slated for both indoors and outdoors.