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Gobblegait is Tommorow!

It has become an annual tradition got me as well as others to do the annual Gobblegait 8K race on Thanksgiving morning.  Last year was a very cold one and I am hoping the weather will cooperate more this year.  All rpoceeds from the race go to the Hastings Family Service

I look forward to seeing the many friends and family at this event.  Here’s to another great year!

 


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Help Support Metro YPN’s Kettle Kickoff!

 

JOIN METRO YPN FOR FUN AND GAMES –
AND BREAK SOME RECORDS WITH US!

Metro YPN of the Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS® will be out on Kettle Kickoff Day for The Salvation Army on Wednesday, November 9 from 3:00-5:00p.m. at Cub Foods in St. Louis Park with a bunch of games for all those stopping by the event, or just shopping.

Complete these games to the best of your ability in one minute:

Kettle Quarters: This crowd favorite will have you bouncing quarters off the table and into a kettle!

Kettle Pong: So you got the fastest time for quarters? Try it with ping pong balls and prove your skills!

Kettle Plank: You’re likely to see Metro YPNers planking – come join us and give us your best pose!

And more!RSVP for Kettle Kickoff Today

Can’t Attend? Donate to our Online Kettle!

 

 

 

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Volunteer Attempting to Exceed World Record at Salvation Army Kettle Kickoff Nov. 9
Jeff Olsen to bell ring 29 hours straight at Cub Foods in St. Louis Park

    ROSEVILLE, Minn. – Salvation Army volunteer and local broadcaster Jeff Olsen will attempt a marathon nonstop bell ringing session of 29 hours during The Salvation Army’s 2011 Kettle Kickoff event, “A Record-Breaking Christmas.”Kettle Kickoff takes place Wednesday, Nov. 9 from 6 a.m.–6:30 p.m. at the St. Louis Park Cub Foods, 3620 Texas Ave. s. In addition to Olsen’s historic effort, the Twin Cities Salvation Army will attempt to break two of its own records: most Online Red Kettle donations received in one day (currently $29,000) and most volunteer bell ringing hours scheduled in one day (900 hours). Everybody is welcome to attend Kettle Kickoff, which will feature a heated tent filled with nonstop entertainment, refreshments, music, prizes and fun “record-breaking” activities organized by Metro YPN of the St. Paul Area Association of Realtors® from 3:00-5:00p.m.