March 2008 Charitable Registry

Event information is subject to change. Please confirm details before making plans.

3/8  20th Annual Gala

Benefit for St. David’s Child Development and Family Services. Join us in our biggest event of the year! St. David’s 20th Annual Gala will feature a live and silent auction, and fine dining and entertainment, all benefitting our work with children and families in the community. Time TBD. Golden Valley Country Club, 7001 Golden Valley Rd., Golden Valley. 952-939-0396;

3/9  Taste of Chocolate
Benefit for Bloomington Fine Arts Council. Tempt your taste buds at the Taste of Chocolate! Sample savory creations from talented chefs and chocolatiers at the Midwest’s only chocolate competition and benefit for the arts. Huge silent auction and raffle tickets. 1 p.m. Bloomington Center for the Arts, 1800 W. Old Shakopee Rd., Bloomington. 952-835-2975;

3/TBD  Great Minnesota Stationary Bike Race
Benefit for People with cerebral palsy, organized by United Cerebral Palsy of Minnesota. Great family event for all ages. Teams of 10 people each ride a bike mounted on a trainer for 25 minutes. Adapted bikes and wheelchairs welcome. Prizes awarded; sponsorships available. 9 a.m. Saint Paul River Centre, 175 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul. 651-646-7588;

3/TBD  Groove – Not Your Grandma’s Gala
Benefit for Spare Key. The Groove, a high-energy fundraising event for Spare Key, will include food, music, a silent auction and much more! Spare Key is a local nonprofit providing mortgage assistance to families with seriously ill children. Call 651-457-2607 or visit for more information. 7 p.m. St. Paul. Location TBD.