Take a day off on the Mississippi River - Mississippi River Fun Day! Saturday August 14, 2010

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Take a day OFF at the Mississippi Fun Day on Saturday August 14!

Children learn about native fish species at the Mississippi River Fun Days in MinnesotaStearns County Mississippi River Park will be having their Mississippi River Fun Day again this year. With the multiple displays, the laser shoot, and the GPS treasure hunt the day is educational as well as a lot of fun!Raptor encounter

The Mississippi River Fun Day is being hosted by the Stearns County Soil & Water Conservation District in conjunction with the Minnesota DNR, Stearns County Parks, St Cloud State University and Benton County in order to showcase the Mississippi River in Central Minnesota. Last year Raptors from the U of MN were at the Fun Day, But this year should be very interesting with "MN Animals nobody loves" presentation by the Wildlife Science Center at 1:00pm.

Canoeing on the Mississippi RiverHands on instructions will be provided for a variety of outdoor activities including archery, canoeing, electrofishing and netting techniques, kayaking and they will also be teaching how to play disc golf. There will be 2 canoe trips and a short pontoon ride available to enjoy, live animals and a build-a-birdhouse workshop for the children to enjoy.

At 10:15 and 11:15 you can catch the bus to the other side of the river to Bend in the River Park. There will be a historic tour, prairie restoration tours, and nature hikes. This is sure to be a fun day to educate and promote becoming more active in the outdoors.

So mark your calenders for The Take The Day Off on the Mississippi.Mississippi River Fun Day supporters 

9 A.M. - 4 P.M.
41300 County Road 1  (north of Sartell)



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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Looks like fun. Thanks for sharing.

 Life is good in the summertime.

Jul 27, 2010 05:07 AM #1
Steve Baklaich
RE/MAX Results St Cloud Mn real estate - Saint Cloud, MN
Treating Buyers & Sellers to Full Service Always.

Thank you for the re-blog and the comment. Those are beautiful tomato plants, are they from your garden?

Jul 27, 2010 05:26 AM #2
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Good morning Steve. Your five year old blog touched me. Gayle sent me over and I am so glad she did.

Apr 21, 2015 12:48 AM #3
Ed Silva
RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
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I can recall going to a factory up in MN, the Federal facility and across the street I could actually straddle the Mississippi River

Apr 21, 2015 01:36 PM #4
Gayle Rich-Boxman Fishhawk Lake Real Estate
John L Scott Market Center - Birkenfeld, OR
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Steve,you have been *FEATURED* in Tuesday Travelogue! Know that your localism posts have longevity!

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Apr 22, 2015 12:06 AM #5
Steve Baklaich
RE/MAX Results St Cloud Mn real estate - Saint Cloud, MN
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Sheila- What a nice surprise to have new AR friends find this old blog. I am glad you enjoyed it.

Ed-The factory is still there, running 3 shifts, and yes the river is just to the west. We all enjoy the Mississippi here, as it adds to our "atmosphere".

Gayle-Thanks for the pleasant reminder. I sometimes forget that what has been posted is out there for people to find.

Apr 22, 2015 05:35 AM #6
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