The Twin Cities Ballet's full-length production of "The Nutcracker" draws crowds from all around every year. The ballet includes some dancers from Prior Lake in the company ranks, among them Janae Korte, who will be playing the part of the Snow Queen.
Average retail gasoline prices in the Twin Cities have fallen 7.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.70 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,106 gas outlets in Twin Cities. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.82 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
The Scott County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Facility and RE-USE Room will be closed on Thursday, November 27, and Saturday, November 29, for the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend. The HHW Facility will reopen for normal operation on Wednesday, December 3.
The Prior Lake Library will host "Frozen Family Date Night" from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4 at Club Prior, 16210 Eagle Creek Ave., Prior Lake. The Roe Family Singers will perform at 7 p.m. at this free event, open to all ages. Participants are invited to put on their holiday finery, unpack their Anna/Ilsa/Olaf costumes, or come as they are. Registration is not required. Info: (952) 447-3375 or www.scottlib.org
Thanksgiving is not “turkey day.” There has never been an official designation of this remarkable, official national holiday as anything other than Thanksgiving. To call it “turkey day” is to extricate the primary purpose out of the heart of this holiday.