Weekend planner: Strawberry fest and more
Much of this weekend's activities will take place at Kingston Park in Cottage Grove as the city celebrates its annual Strawberry Festival.
For more information on Strawberry Fest go to the festival website.
There will be a benefit garage sale to raise fund for the Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk for the Cure at 9799 85th St., in Cottage Grove.
Archery lessons start Saturday at Lake Elmo Park Reserve.
A pancake breakfast to benefit the St. Croix Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol begins at 8 a.m. at Lake Elmo Airport.
The third annual bison release will take place at Belwin Conservancy in Afton.
Memorial Lutheran Church in Afton will celebrate its 128th strawberry festival on Saturday.