Community

Storybooks Alive, a group of volunteer performers who seek to instill a love of reading in children.

Words come to life in a special way, thanks to Storybooks Alive, a group of volunteers, who put on exciting, no-frills adaptations of children’s favorite literature.

Levi caught a flash of movement ahead to his right, followed by hushed voices, and immediately crouched behind a tree. Alerted, the team knelt in dense brush. He peered slowly around the trunk to gauge the timing of a possible attack.

Sunny Arizona (pictured above)

Maple Grove Resident Adam Gallagher says he mainly focuses on documenting his life in photographs to reminisce down the road. Gallagher’s iPhone photo, Perfect Day to Fly a Kite, features his daughter Adelaene, now 9.

There are more than 250 species of bumblebees in the world. They are a welcome sight to gardeners because they pollinate plants and flowers while they forage for food. They are also used intentionally with some greenhouse crops. The bees don’t even have to land on the flowers.

A Neighbor's Story

We’ll call her D. She lives in Maple Grove. She is your neighbor. She is a mother with an elementary school-aged child. She works, but at an unlivable wage. She gets behind in her rent.

On a trip to Flam, Norway, and Reykjavik, Iceland, Rick Syhre stopped in the “city of literature” with his own bit of literature.

Mindy Gallagher has had a lifelong passion for taking photographs. “In high school, I took every photo class I could get my hands on,” she says.

Kaitlyn Walters has been part of the community since the age of 6. Recently married, she and her husband chose to stay close to home. When asked what she likes about Maple Grove, Walters explains the way she’s watched the community grow. “When I was a kid, it was a lot smaller,” she says.

Last November, Maple Grove Magazine featured local book club, Read Winers.

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Thursday, May 23
[Education & Community]
Free networking event for moms to support each other.
Wednesday, May 22 to Sunday, August 4
[Arts & Performance], [Fashion & Shopping], [Food & Drink], [Home & Garden]
Please join us for an exciting evening launching national artist Richard Merchan for the micro-gallery at HABITATION FURNISHINGS + DESIGN.

Event Galleries

Take a look at photos from events in your community.