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Events: Nov 6 - 21

Nov. 6 and 7

Henna artist at the library

Victoria Welch, a Henna Tattoo artist, will come to the Robert Trail library from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6 and from 11 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Nov. 7 to teach teens all about using henna for body art. She is a natural henna artist and only uses the finest ingredients.  Expecting the program to be popular the library will limit each class to 20 participants so teens that are interested should register in advance.  Teens must be at least 12 and still in school.  Check out Victoria's web site at The library address is 14395 S Robert Trail Rosemount. For more information, call 651-480-1200.

November 7

Babysitting class

Rosemount Parks and Recreation will offer the American Red Cross-sponsored babysitting class 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 7. This class will provide an opportunity for youth to prepare themselves for the responsibility of childcare, or you as a parent may wish to send your favorite student/ babysitter to this informational class. The class will cover leadership, safety and safe play, basic care and first aid. Participants will receive a handbook and certificate of class completion. Participant's 11 years of age and older are encouraged to attend.

Register early, class is limited to 12 participants. Registration is due Nov. 2.

RHS craft sale

Rosemount High School Choir will host its annual craft sale 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 7.

More than 50 vendors will offer items. Concession will be available.

Admission is free. For more information call Joyce at 651-492-7680.

Homebuyers workshop

Rosemount National Bank will host a free homebuyer's workshop the first and third Saturdays in November from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

For more information call Lori at 651-423-8743.

November 9

African stories and music

Experience the magic of storyteller Danielle Daniel at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, at the Robert Trail Library. Danielle will hold young and old spellbound with her presentation of folk tales, stories, jokes, riddles, folk songs and blues handed down through the generations. She will be joined by musician Alphonse Bolden. This presentation is part of Dakota County Library's annual Minnesota Mosaic® cultural arts series. The Dakota County Library Foundation sponsors the series, with additional support from Target Corporation. All Minnesota Mosaic® events are free and open to all ages.For more information, visit or call 651-480-1215. The library is located at 14395 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount.

November 10

Craig MacIntosh speaks at library

Local author Craig MacIntosh will be at the Robert Trail Library at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10 for a discussion of "The Fortunate Orphans," a suspense novel about World War II. This event is co-sponsored by the Rosemount Area Arts Council.

DCTC Family Military Day

Dakota County Technical College will host a Military Family Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10 on the college's Rosemount campus. The event honors the service of active duty personnel and veterans, including their families, of the nation's Armed Forces.

The highlight of Military Family Day is a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter landing at the new Ames Soccer Complex on campus.

For more information visit

November 12

Transportation open house

Dakota County, together with the city of Rosemount, Empire Township, the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, will hold an open house to share a potential plan for the future roadway system that will address future transportation needs in the city of Rosemount and Empire Township.

No formal presentation is planned, so residents can stop by anytime between 4 and 6:30 p.m. at the Rosemount Community Center, 13885 S. Robert Tr.

Staff will collect input from residents that will be used to finalize recommendations of this study.

For more information or to comment, visit and search UMore Transportation Study. Or call Brian Sorenson, Dakota County Transportation Department, 952-891-7122.

November 13

RAAC Mystery Dinner Theater

The Rosemount Area Arts Council will host Reunited with Murder Nov. 13 at the Rosemount Community Center.

Proceeds from the show will benefit the RAAC. For tickets or more information visit and click on the RAAC link.

Teen night

Rosemount youth in grades 6-8 who attend school in Rosemount or live within Rosemount City boundaries are invited to attend the monthly-supervised teen nights at the Rosemount Community Center. Teen Night is a safe environment where youth can socialize and interact with each other in a positive way. Activities include music, games and open gym.

Every participant must have a parent authorization/emergency contact form on file in order to attend Teen Night. A new form must be completed each school year.

The next teen night is Nov. 13. Cost is $2.

November 14

KC Turkey bingo

The Rosemount Knights of Columbus will hold their annual Turkey Bingo 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 in the St Joseph Church Social Hall, 13900 Biscayne Ave. W.

In all, there will be 40 games played and plenty of Turkeys and hams to be won.

Pancake breakfast

The Rosemount High School Wrestling team will host a pancake breakfast 8 to 9:45 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 at Applebees in Rosemount.

Meal is all you can eat pancakes, eggs, sausage and beverage. Cost is $6 per person.

November 21

Holiday Bazaar

The Rosemount United Methodist Women will host their annual Holiday Bazaar 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21 at the Rosemount United Methodist Church, 14770 Canada Ave.