Monday, June 30, 2014

Got pottery?

The annual Eagan Art Festival drew crowds of culture vultures and artsy crafty folk to the community fairgrounds. Pottery…. hold me back….. hold my wallet! 

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Max's toy

Construction continues on Cliff Road...

Saturday, June 28, 2014

The Flower Man

Need some hanging flower baskets? Find them at the weekly Market Fest

Friday, June 27, 2014

Immediate seating

No waiting for a lakeside picnic table at Holland Lake

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Changing of the guard...

Outgoing Eagan Rotary President, Steve Conlin at left, handed incoming president Tom Wilson the club's charter certificate from 1987 at yesterday evening's Rotary yearend banquet at the Lost Spur Country Club. July 1 marks the beginning of the new Rotary year around the world!
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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Drummin' dames

A women's drum group entertained a huge crowd at the weekly "Family Fun Tuesdays" morning event at Caponi Art Park

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Happy hour

Outdoor tables and sun umbrellas beckoned locals to social time

Monday, June 23, 2014

Cod for the bod

Our friend from Charleston, Melissa, was visiting with her two nieces while our Norwegian friend, Steven, came again from Oslo.  The "holy fish" was the main course, a good protein source with a mild taste

Sunday, June 22, 2014

They were dancin'

Live music invited kids to dance next to the Eagan Rotary bandshell at a recent Wednesday afternoon Market Fest

Saturday, June 21, 2014


The clouds looks wonderful out my bedroom window...

Friday, June 20, 2014

Sunset view

The light just turned green… See other Skywatch meme contributors here.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Adios, Jose'….

Jose' from Seville, Spain spent this school year at Eagan High School sponsored by our Eagan Rotary Club. He returned home on Wednesday evening. 

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Paul's pretty peonies

Our neighbor shared some of his flowers with us!

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Rainy days and Mondays….

"The rain is good for the grass and plants….."

Monday, June 16, 2014

Double duty

We celebrated my Flag Day birthday and Father's Day on Sunday evening with a funky candle topped chocolate cake!

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Supper on wheels

People can purchase dinner through several vendors at the weekly Market Fest. Come try them! 

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Scenic Saturday

Where are the other canoes? Do you like to canoe on a lake?

Friday, June 13, 2014

Sky over quiet road

Timing is everything. The intersection was amazingly empty - never happens! See other Skywatch Friday meme contributors here.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Turkey Thursday

My wife spotted this guy on her morning walk...

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Need a snack?

Market Fest vendors sell a variety of snacks and treats every Wednesday afternoon. 

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Out of order

Last week, one could not use the right turn lane off Cliff Road...

Monday, June 9, 2014

Summer vacay

Friday was the last day of school for them…
Waiting for the school bus...

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Got rugby?

These guys from an Eagan community rugby team were practicing in the fields next to the Eagan Community Center

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Loving Lucy's lilacs

Yummy purple colors on a huge blended lilac clump! 

Friday, June 6, 2014

Small catch

They caught a few panfish as their reward at Thomas Lake

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Market Fest returns!

Another great season commenced yesterday evening with the weekly live music and farmers market.  "The Legendary Percolators" entertained a swarm of summer enthusiasts! 

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Beauty and the little guy

Do you see him? Look closely….

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Take a bow

The second graders gave a talent show on Monday. I liked the piano player the best…
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Monday, June 2, 2014

Motorbike Monday

This bike stood invitingly at Schulz Beach.  Let's go! 

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Got salad?

Yesterday, I enjoyed my healthy mix of spinach, tuna, brocolli, almond slivers and golden raisins with some raspberry vinaigrette dressing!