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Nature center to hold volunteer info meeting

An information meeting for prospective volunteers at Carpenter Nature Center is scheduled from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6 at the Center, 12805 St. Croix Trail, Denmark Township.

Volunteers help with nature programs during the school day and help care for program animals. For details and to register, call (651) 437-4359.

VFW recruits

Cottage Grove VFW Post 8752 is looking for new members -- veterans who served overseas and received a campaign ribbon.

"We currently have over 400 members but are always looking for more," said Mike Martin, post quartermaster. "We are very proud of what we do for our fellow vets, our community and our nation. It's not the price to join but the price you paid to become eligible that is important."

For details, call Martin at (651) 458-5506. Post members meet at 7 p.m. the third Monday of the month.

Widows and Widowers

Newcomers are invited to the next meeting of the Widows or Widowers social group, WOW, at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 12, at North Presbyterian Church, 2675 Highway 36 East in North St. Paul.

The meeting will begin with a potluck dinner. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to share, plate and utensils. Dessert and coffee will be furnished. Events include entertainment by country and gospel music duo "Jubilee." For information, call Lois at (651) 776-2390 or Hank at (651) 771-6718.

Women voters

The League of Women Voters of Woodbury-Cottage Grove meets at the Woodbury Public Works Building Lunchroom, 2301 Tower Drive. Visitors are welcome.

Membership in the league is open to all. For details, call (651) 459-5213 or (651) 458-0169.