Tag Archive: Maple Grove

I bought XC skis awhile ago but I can’t say I know proper technique.  If you’re like me or would like to get into the sport, take advantage of these free cross-country skiing classes from REI.

Free your heel and your mind will follow. Join REI as we share information and tips for getting into cross-country skiing. We will discuss the fundamental differences between backcountry, telemarking, and touring ski styles. In addition, we will cover proper clothing and information on where and how to get started in the fun winter activity.

Cross-country skiing basics classes:

  • January 6, 2014 6:30-7:30pm at the Roseville REI – RSVP
  • January 13, 2014 6:30-7:30pm at the Bloomington REI – RSVP
  • January 16, 2014 6:30-7:30pm at the Maple Grove REI – RSVP
  • February 3, 2014 6:30-7:30pm at the Bloomington REI – RSVP

Once you learn how to ski, then it’s time to learn how to maintain your skis at these free demonstrations:

  • January 23, 2014 6:30-7:30pm at the Bloomington REI – RSVP
  • February 11, 2014 6:30-7:30pm at the Bloomington REI – RSVP

Cater your Halloween party with 20% off for P.F. Chang’s takeout.

October 31, take 20% off online orders at P.F. Chang’s with coupon code TREAT.

The only Twin Cities locations are in Edina and Maple Grove.

$20 off at Buca di Beppo

Buca di Beppo is offering $20 off the purchase of two pastas or entrees or with this printable coupon.  The coupon is valid at locations nationwide.  Valid for dine in only.  See coupon for full details.

Bucca’s Twin Cities locations include: Minneapolis, Burnsville, Eden Prairie, Bloomington, St. Paul and Maple Grove.

Coupon expires October 7, 2013.

If you ride a bike, you need this class! In this free informative presentation you’ll learn how to lube a chain, fix a flat tire in record time, and make other minor adjustments to your bike. No experience necessary!

August 5, 2013 - RSVP
REI – Roseville

August 12, 2013 – RSVP
REI – Bloomington



$1 20oz. Teavana Iced Tea

With this Google Offer, receive one 16 oz. Iced Tea through July 7th for $1.

Offer valid at Teavana locations in Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Maplewood & Burnsville locations.  I’m not sure if it’s valid the Mall of America location.

Shakespeare in the Park: Romeo & Juliet

Cromulent Shakespeare Company presents free performances of Romeo & Juliet in Minneapolis and St. Paul area parks this June. Directed by Hannah Steblay, this production conveys the fearless and gritty passion of Shakespeare’s tragic tale of young love and intense family dynamics. Set up a blanket or lawn chair, bring a picnic and sit back to take in a little bit of outdoor Shakespeare.

The performance schedule is as follows:

  • Sat., 6/1 7pm – Como (Streetcar Station) Park 1224 Lexington Pkwy., St. Paul
  • Sun, 6/2 2pm – Minnehaha Park, 4801 South Minnehaha Park Dr., Mpls
  • Fri, 6/7 7pm– Nokomis Park, 2401 E Minnehaha Pkwy., Mpls 
  • Sun, 6/9 2pm– Indian Mounds Park, 10 Mounds Blvd. St. Paul
  • Fri., 6/14 7pm– Powderhorn Park, 3400 15th Ave S, Mpls 
  • Sat., 6/15 7pm–Newell park, North Fairview Ave. & Hewitt Ave. St. Paul
  • Sun., 6/16 2pm – Lake Harriet Rose Gardens, 4124 Roseway Rd, Mpls 
  • Wed., 6/19 7pm – Town Green Bandshell, 7991 Main St. N, Maple Grove
  • Fri., 6/21 7pm – Merriam Park, 2000 St. Anthony Ave., St. Paul
  • Sat., 6/22 7pm – Washburn Fair Oaks Park (MIA), 200 24th St. E, Mpls
  • Sun., 6/23 2pm – Indian Mounds Park, 10 Mounds Blvd., St. Paul
  • Fri., 6/28 7pm – The Overlook, 145 N Washington St., St. Croix Falls, WI 
  • Sat, 6/29 7pm – Kenwood Park, 2101 Franklin Ave. W, Mpls 
  • Sun., 6/30 2pm – Lake Harriet Rose Gardens, 4124 Roseway Rd., Mpls

Red Bull Fast Laps

Show Red Bull your fastest time at participating ProKART Indoor Racing tracks for a chance to race against the Red Bull KTM Team riders.  The fastest lap times from qualifiers get to ride with our athletes Ryan DungeyKen Roczen and Marvin Musquin and win pit passes to the AMA Supercross Championships on April 13 at the Metrodome!


Tuesday, March 26 at 7:00 p.m.
ProKART Burnsville
14350 Rosemount Dr
Burnsville, MN 55306

Saturday, March 30 at 7:00 p.m.
ProKART Maple Grove
11700 Troy Ln N
Maple Grove, MN 55369

Tuesday, April 2 at 7:00 p.m.
ProKART Maple Grove

Tuesday, April 9 at 7:00 p.m.
ProKART Burnsville

Finals: Race against the Red Bull KTM Team

Thursday, April 11 at 7:00 p.m.
ProKART Maple Grove

Click here for more info.

Enjoy free classes all day in Celebration of CorePower Yoga Maple Grove’s Grand Opening.  Choose from hot yoga, scuplt, vinyasa and more.

Click here for a schedule.

Saturday, Feburary 9, 2013
CorePower Yoga
Maple Grove
12872 Bass Lake Rd
Maple Grove, MN 55369

$1 cupcakes at Nadia Cakes

Ever since word broke out that Cupcake Wars winner Nadia Cakes would be opening a store in Maple Grove, I’ve been keeping an eye on their Facebook page.  I am picky when it comes to cupcakes but hers look AMAZING!  For example, today’s special cupcake is made with ripe bananas, Madagascar Bourbon vanilla beans, buttermilk and Callebaut chocolate!

In celebration of their grand opening, receive a cupcake for just a buck on Thursday, July 26th.

Click here to see a class schedule and register online for one of their free classes and workshops.

Source: City Pages email