Start your weekend TGIF style by grabbing your golf clubs and hitting the fairways and greens to enjoy nine holes of golf and a bottle of wine with your sweetie. $39 per couple 21 years and older. 5 p.m. Braemar Golf Course. 6364 John Harris Dr.; 952.903.5750; edinamn.gov
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The "Brunzell/Golden Strings" program, written by Cliff Brunzell a month before he passed away, will be performed by four musicians who have played with Cliff over a long period of time. Performers include: Clyde Anderson, string bass player; Brian Sundberg, violinist; Carolyn Boulley, violinist; and Skeets Langley on accordion. Each of the musicians will share a brief personal memory of Cliff.
Call Erling Husby at 651-484-5780 or Merle Tinglestad at 763-422-0202 for more information.
Find a spot on the lawn and enjoy a movie outdoors on select Thursdays this summer, courtesy of Centennial Lakes Park. Preliminary performance schedule includes The Nut Job on June 5, Saving Mr. Banks on June 12, 42- The Jackie Robinson Story on June 19 and Frozen on June 26. Check online for details. 9 p.m. Centennial Lakes Park, 7499 France Ave. S.; 952.833.9580; centenniallakespark.com
This Father’s Day, dads are invited to retire their own cooking utensils and join Pinstripes for an all-day backyard grill out! Pinstripes will open their beautiful brunch buffet where families can head to the patio, roll up their sleeves and fill up on char-grilled skirt steaks, burgers, chicken, Italian sausage, baby back ribs, corn on the cob, watermelon and so much more. The BBQ station will then move into the bistro at 3 p.m. so families can feast on dad’s favorite grilled items for dinner in addition to the regular menu.
Stop by the The Westin Edina Galleria for its first year as new host of the annual Taste of Edina event. Sample dozens of tasty offerings from local food, beer and wine vendors and stick around to watch Edina’s version of Iron Chef unfold right in front of you. Four local chefs will compete to see who can create the best dish. Jason DeRusha of WCCO will emcee. 4:30–7:30 p.m. Westin Edina Galleria, 3201 Galleria; edinamn.gov
Join the Zuhrah Shriners for a fun, family-friendly, Ice
Cream Social at the Centennial Lakes
Park Hughes Pavilion!
Chef Manny will help cure your winter food blues. Come learn from a master of braising, and take home recipes and techniques that will keep your family full and happy in the last weeks of winter. This session will focus on pot recipes that are delicious, easy and warm! 952.285.1903.
Say no to store-bought candy for your Valentine this year. Chef Carrie will lead this session on making delicious candies that will be the best homemade gift your date could ask for. This is knowledge you can take beyond Valentine’s Day, but the timing sure is sweet! 952.285.1903.
Join Chef Carrie in the Cooks of Crocus Hill kitchen for a lesson on how to make the perfect pies. Just in time to impress all of the relatives, this class will provide insight on creating the perfect dessert—crust from scratch included. Edina Cooks of Crocus Hill, 952.285.1903.