Flowerama of America 6545 Penn Ave S, Richfield, MN55423 Part of the Flowerama of America chain, this store is one of two Twin Cities locations, both locally owned and operated.…More In addition to a colorful collection of fresh floral arrangements and potted plants, it offers an interesting selection of gifts, including kites, stuffed animals, greeting cards and a line of handmade jewelry designed by one of its employees. Seasonal and holiday items are a specialty; as Halloween approaches its parking lot fills with pumpkins, and it provides boutonnieres and corsages during dance season for several area high schools.
Sheridan Hills Elementary students typically live west of Nicollet Ave. The school was formerly a kindergarten…More through 3rd grade facility, but added 4th and 5th grades - like all Richfield elementary schools - at the beginning of the 2010-11 school year. Sheridan offers English as a second language (ESL), special education classes and employs a social worker and school psychologist.
Sheridan has makes an effort to integrate the arts, diversity, and health and wellness into its traditional curriculum. For example, at the end of the 2009-10 school year, all students and teachers painted self portraits. Students then reflected and discussed the differences in everyones skin color and facial features. Students also began visiting the Ordway Center for Performing Arts in 2010 to see, and later reflect on, dance and drama.
Richfield Community Center 7000 Nicollet Ave, Richfield, MN55423 The Richfield Community Center is located near Ausburg Park, Richfield Senior High School and the Hennepin County…More Library. The facility has a full-service kitchen on the lower level and grills on its patio. The center often holds seminars, banquets and events for Richfield's youth dance program. The center offers a variety of activities and services for all ages, including Jazzercise, Fitness Yoga, Bridge lessons, Bingo, flu-shot clinics in the fall and more. The center is also the source for all information about parks, the mini-golf course, the Richfield Ice Arena and the public pool. The Recreation Services Department is also located within the center.