Hear from child psychology, author, speaker and founder of ADHD&U, Katherine Quie. She will discuss her humbling memoir, Raising Will. Join Quie in discovering how she managed to make sense of ADHD. All ages. 952.903.5780 Read more about Author’s Studio: Raising Will, by Katherine Quie
Sports, Health & Wellness
Bring out the kids for a fun and unique experience. This is a two-mile foot race that includes sliding, pulling, hiking, climbing and a chance to meet real husky sled dogs! The event is for children ages 7–17, but new to the race this year is adult family members can run with the children. All ages. Read more about CycleHealth Kidarod
Get your heart pumping at the 12th annual Valentines Hearts ‘r’ Running 5K in Maple Grove. Participate in the timed 5K or bring the family for the 2K fun walk. Start and finish at Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant, where a complimentary, optional post-race breakfast will be served. Support local Charities Challenge and help raise money for health and fitness programs. All ages. 612.245.9160 Read more about Hearts ‘r’ Running 5K
Visit Wayzata for its biggest, chilliest community event of the year. Enjoy free skating on Wayzata Bay and a movie night in the heated 19th Hole Tent with heartwarming hot cocoa and tasty treats. Watch colorful kites overtake the sky for the Snowkiting event. Finish the festival with the ticketed Golf Tournament and annual Chili Cook-Off. All ages. 952.473.9595 Read more about Wayzata Chilly Open
Lace up those skates and bundle up for a night of fun at Sibley Park. Skate under the stars as you enjoy a night of music and fun. After carving up the ice, you and your family can warm up around the firepit and cook up some s’mores. All ages. 612.370.4844 Read more about SnoDaze
Come join the 23rd Annual Stupor Bowl! This is the longest Messenger Run Alley Cat Race in the US. There will be tons of fun during the weekend, with the race happening on Saturday and multiple other events including a hangover bar and karaoke to follow. Be sure to register and get your spot confirmed. All ages. Read more about Stupor Bowl
Join Anda Fitness on Sunday, Jan 19th for a HIIT workout and Happy Hour! Lead by Cyrus Lemon, Director of Anda Fitness, this HIIT style workout is sure to make you sweat and wet your appetite.
Schedule of events:
- Doors open at 10:30 am
- Anda Fitness class begins at 11:00 am
- Beer starts at 12:00 pm
All registrants will receive a swag bag ,which includes: Read more about Anda Fitness at FINNEGANS Brew Co.
Author Nicole Lovald shares real-life strategies for stress management, discusses her search for enlightenment and how yoga helped her find herself again. Come see what Lovald learned through yoga, and how she reclaimed her health. All ages.
Read more about Author’s Studio: Om Sweet Om, by Nicole Lovald
Want a day of fun and family time? Come and participate in numerous outdoor activities at Fort Snelling State Park. Activities include ice-fishing, snowshoeing, fat-tire biking, archery and more! All the necessary equipment is provided and make sure to grab a hot chocolate in between activities! All ages. Read more about Winter Trails Day 2020
Author and Speaker Sumi Mukherjee focuses on writing non-fiction books based on real life stories and speaking to various audiences around the country so others can benefit from his stories. His books and presentations are broadly focused on cultural diversity and other social justice issues. Since 2011, he has written 3 books and has spoken all around the country as well as in Canada. His 4th book is scheduled for publication in 2020. Read more about AshaUSA's Mental Health Matters Program presents: Sumi Mukherjee's talk " Being Brown in America"