Education & Community

New French Immersion Early Childhood Center in the Twin Cities

Conveniently located in St Louis Park, The French Académie is offering a wide range of programs for your child and your family. The Academic Programs offer options part-time or full-time from 16 months to Kindergarten (Le tout petit programme, La maternelle, La petite école). The Enrichment Classes include a parent and child class (A petits pas), French for Parents, a Music Together family class, and also tutoring for grades 1 to 6. All in French bien sûr with qualified French native teachers!

Healthy Plymouth's Amazing Race

Join Healthy Plymouth on Saturday, September 22, 2018 for the second annual Amazing Race. Race around North Plymouth following clues and competing in fun challenges all to benefit Healthy Plymouth Youth engagement initiatives, creating engaging out of school activities for youth as a substance abuse prevention strategy. Teams of 4 ages 10+ compete for the $400 cash prize. The event begins at Cordage Park in North Plymouth. Race time is 1PM- 4PM followed by a race afterparty with dinner provided by Mamma Mia's, prizes music and more.

Trillium Woods Job Fair

Trillium Woods, the premier life plan community in Plymouth, is hosting a job fair on Saturday, May 5, from 9 a.m. to noon, with on-the-spot interviews and job offers for full-time and part-time openings.

Available positions include: 
• Cooks – pay up to $16.50 per hour - $400 Signing Bonus
• Utility/Dishwashers – $400 Signing Bonus
• Servers/Dietary Aides
• Maintenance Workers
• Housekeepers

Teachable Tuesdays at Heidi's GrowHaus

Tuesday, March 27, 3-5PM:  How to Grow Easy Edibles

Tuesday, April 10, 3-5PM:  Soil Preparation Techniques

Tuesday, April 24, 3-5PM: Shrub Pruning Tips and Tricks

Tuesday, May 8, 4-6PM: Edibles 101

March Floral Design Workshop

Inspired by nature, this willow basket wreath will be your favorite accent for a springtime welcome. Featuring permanent stems of viburnum, blooming forsythia branches, and streptocarpus, and finished with cheerful ribbon, a butterfly pick, and a bird’s nest, this arrangement captures the sights of spring. Best of all, it requires no water and will last long through the season.

Springtime in Paris Floral Design Workshop

Ooh la la! Effortlessly chic by nature and elegant in approach, Parisian style sets the stage for a springtime rendezvous. French tulips, freesia, and pussy willow provide diverse color and soft texture. Variegated aspidistra leaves line the tall, stately vase, while bear grass and hanging amaranthus drape around its edges to give this grandiose arrangement a dramatic presence.

Brightmont Academy Plymouth Campus Open House

Brightmont Academy​, an accredited private school offering one-to-one instruction to students in grades 6-12​, is hosting an open house on Tuesday, June 27th. Families and educators are invited to stop in between 9:00am and 6:00pm to tour the campus, meet campus director Jessica Bauer, and learn more about the one-to-one instruction model.

"Through one-to-one instruction, we are able to customize every aspect of a student’s program, including curriculum, pacing, and instructional methods, to engage students and achieve positive academic outcomes.” said Bauer.

WaterFest 2017

“Make Waves” at WaterFest 2017. This free, family festival celebrating our clean lakes offers fun and an opportunity for outdoor hands-on learning about clean water, wildlife, and land and water conservation. Start the day with a Voyageur canoe ride, paddle a canoe, kayak or paddleboat, learn to fish or participate in a fishing contest.


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