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Carver County Fair

August 9th -13th
Carver County Fairgrounds in Waconia

Stop by and visit our booth at the Carver County Fair. This year's booth will focus on pollinators and low maintenance lawns and bee (pollinator) lawns.  We will have displays of pollinator habitat and different lawn species for you to check out as well as a pinko board prize game and kids activity table.  Our booth is located in the white building where Carver County Sheriffs are located.

Fish and Paddle - Kids Fishing Clinic

August 15th, 3pm to 7pm
Rick Johnson Park in Watertown

Join us for an evening of fun on the river! This event is free and open to all ages.


  • Learn to fish or just go fishing at the Kids Fishing Clinic with Fishing for Life. All equipment provided for activity. Recommended ages 2 and above with an adult.
  • Hop in a canoe with Carver County Parks staff and go for a ride on the Crow River. Safety vests and talk included. Recommended ages 6 and above with and adult.
  • What’s living in our waters? Explore live aquatic bugs and learn about aquatic invasive species. All ages.
  • Touch and see animal pelts from the many wildlife dependent on the river. All ages.
  • Make your own painted cookies. All ages.

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