Sports, Health & Wellness

Edina Education Fund Golf & Tennis Classic

Let Edina Country Club golf and tennis pros guide you through a variety of drills for the 10th annual Edina Education Fund Golf & Tennis Classic. Or, if golf and tennis aren’t your thing, you can elect to attend the kickoff dinner and auction only. Either way, your contribution will support programs and initiatives in Edina Public Schools. Kickoff dinner and auction Sunday, June 1 at 6:30 p.m. $75. Golf and tennis classic Monday, June 2. Read more about Edina Education Fund Golf & Tennis Classic

Get Your Rear in Gear 5k

Listening to your body’s signals and getting regular medical checks are vital for leading a healthy life. Instill in yourself and your family the importance of preventative care with this run-walk event hosted by the Colon Cancer Coalition. Adults $35, kids 12 and under $15. Kids’ run 8:30 a.m., 5K timed run 9:00 a.m., 5K walk 9:05 a.m. Southdale Shopping Center, 10 Southdale Center; Read more about Get Your Rear in Gear 5k

Lemon Run/Walk

Fight childhood cancer and receive a snazzy yellow shirt to boot at the 4th annual Lemon Run/Walk. The event is hosted by the Minnesota Chapter of Alex’s Lemonade Stand, a national nonprofit dedicated to raising funds for cancer research. $10 kids, $15 adults. 10:00 a.m. Rosland Park; 4300 West 66th St.; 952.927.8861; Read more about Lemon Run/Walk

National Kids to Parks Day

Encourage your kids to spend more time outdoors by taking them to Rosland Park for a variety of free outdoor activities. Sponsored in part by Three Rivers Park District and Fairview Southdale Hospital, Kids to Parks Day offers an array of fun opportunities for kids to engage with nature. Kids can visit with live animals from the Richardson Nature Center, create nature inspired arts, try their hand at archery, and more. Free. 10 a.m. Rosland Park; 952.927.8861; Read more about National Kids to Parks Day

FARE Walk for Food Allergy, Minneapolis

The Fare Walk for Food Allergy brings together thousands of people seeking a safer world for the 15 million Americans with food allergies. The walk is a family-friendly event that will raise funds for food allergy research, education, advocasy and awareness. This special day in Minneapolis will include fun activities for the entire family. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. The walk begins immediately following the walk ceremony at 10:00 a.m. Check out\minneapolis2014 for more information. Read more about FARE Walk for Food Allergy, Minneapolis

Ice Skating

Celebrate the Minnesota winter by skating up your own storm. Centennial Lakes Park provides a 10-acre lake, spreading out over three main ponds and creating the perfect skating environment. If you get too cold, head to the warming house with an outdoor and indoor fireplace. The warming house also sells concessions and provides skate rental. Free; $5 skate rental. Monday–Friday, 4–9:30 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and most school holidays, noon–9:30 p.m. On weekdays, bring your own skates and start skating at noon. 952.833.9580. Read more about Ice Skating


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