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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Scoops for Troops set for April 28

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The annual Scoops for Troops family-friendly event will be held Sunday, April 28, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Arden Hills Army Training Site, 4761 Hamline Avenue North.

The event brings civilians, veterans and military families together in a shared spirit of patriotism. The day includes a 5K run, 3K walk, ice cream, food, celebrity guests, children’s activities, silent auction, music, games, military support organizations, displays and more. 

Come and meet Ronald McDonald, the Mitsubishi Polar Bear and Goldy the Gopher. 

Admission is free of charge, including the kids’ fun run (weather depending).


  • Silent Auction: 10:00 a.m.—2:30 p.m.
  • Optional Ecumenical Worship Service: 11:15 a.m.
  • 5K Run & 3K Walk: Noon (check-in begins at
    10:00 a.m.)

Scoops for Troops website
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