With the start of really warm weather, this weekend might be the perfect time to gather the family or your special someone and head to Turtle River State Park near Arvilla, N.D.
The park is hosting a Swift Swimmers Weekend event beginning at 8 p.m. today with "Something's Fishy" in the Amphitheater.
At 10 a.m. Saturday, you can enjoy the "Dakota Explorers: Wetland Safari" event in the Visitors Center Classroom, and at 8 p.m., there's a "Fishing Tips and Tricks" program in the Amphitheater.
At 10 a.m. Sunday, "Fish 'n Fun" in the CCC Memorial Shelter offers visitors a chance to test their fishing skills in a fishing derby. Your little ones will learn to tie knots, bait a hook and cast.
Other activities, including a scavenger hunt, are planned, too.
Door prizes will be awarded every 30 minutes.
For more information, go online to the Turtle River State Park Facebook page or call (701) 795-3180.
Time is running out to see the roughly 35 artworks by area artists on exhibit at the East Grand Forks Campbell Library.
The Community Art Exhibit, on display through May 31, includes acrylic and watercolor paintings, mixed media, collages, screen-printed pieces and wooden bowls
Also, an Introduction to Yoga class is offered at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the library. The class is led by Charlotte Helgeson, the library's director and certified yoga instructor.
It's free; bring a mat if you have one-some mats are available at the library.
The library is closed Saturday through Monday, but regular hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 4 p.m.
For more information, call (218) 773-9121 or go online to www.egflibrary.org .
On the sporting front, you may not be able to make it to the Wimbledon tennis tournament in London this summer, but you can watch some exciting matches right here at the 2018 North Dakota High School Girls' Tennis Tournament.
The three-day competition for team and individual trophies starts at 10 a.m. Thursday at Choice Health and Fitness, 4401 S. 11th St.
Mark Rerick, activities director for Grand Forks Public Schools, is tournament director.
Admission for adults is $8 for a one-day pass or $24 for a three-day pass. Students pay $5 for a daily pass and $15 for a three-day pass.
The event is sponsored by the North Dakota High School Activities Association.
For more information, go online to: www.ndhsaanow.com/tournaments/tennis-girls or call (701) 746-2790.
It must be summertime, because The Summer Performing Arts Company has announced its upcoming schedule.
The company, part of the Grand Forks Public Schools system, will present "Anything Goes" from July 13 to 15 and "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" from July 21 to 24.
"Save the dates," organizers say, and make reservations beginning June 11 online at www.spacompany.org .