The Free Press, Mankato, MN

February 13, 2014

Entertainment Calendar Feb. 13-19


The Mankato Free Press

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ArtTalks Event -- 5:30-6:30 p.m., Twin Rivers Council for the Arts, 523 S. Second St., Mankato, $5, 507-387-1008.

Blue Earth County Library storytime -- 10:30 a.m., Blue Earth County Library, 100 E. Main St., Mankato, free, 304-4020.

Documentary showing "Inequality for All" -- 4-6 p.m., Center Ballroom, Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University, free, 507-389-6938.

National Alliance on Mental Illness support group -- 6:30 p.m. Bethel Baptist Church, 1250 Monks Ave., 507-931-6996.

Project Management presentation -- 6-7:30 p.m., Room 101, Centennial Student Union, Minnesota State University, free, 507-389-2114.

Steve Gillespie comedy event -- 8 p.m., Mankato Event Center, 12 Civic Center Plaza, $10 advacne, $15 at door, $15 two ticket date night special, www.mankatocomedy.net.

“Stories, songs and movement” -- 10:15 a.m., Creative Play Place, St. Peter Community Center room 127, 351-4284.

Trivia -- 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., Pub 500, 500 S. Front St., free, 625-6500.

V-Day Mankato: The Vagina Monologues -- 7 p.m., Ostrander Auditorium, Minnesota State University, $5 students, $8 non students, 507-389-2486.

Music

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Wine Cafe -- Karaoke

Friday

Meat Raffle -- 4:30-7:30 p.m., Crossroads Bar & Grill, 1754 Commerce Drive, North Mankato, 720-6500.

New Ulm Actors Community presents "A Broadway Valentine to New Ulm" dinner theatre -- 6:30 p.m., Holiday Inn, 2101 S. Broadway St., New Ulm, $39, 507-359-9990.

Scott Hansen Valentine Farewell Show -- 8 p.m., Mankato Cit Center, 101 E. Main St., Mankato, $20 advance, $25 day of show, 1-800-838-3006.

Valentine's Day Lunch -- 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Summit Center, 518 S. Fifth St., $10, 387-1666.

V-Day Mankato: The Vagina Monologues -- 7 p.m., Ostrander Auditorium, Minnesota State University, $5 students, $8 non students, 507-389-2486.

Music

Buckshots -- IV Play

Buster’s -- Decadence Inc.

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Garret Steinberg

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Kildahl, Vonderharr & Pengra

Hilltop Hall -- Monroe Crossing

Hobbers HWY 99 -- DJ Electric Odyssey

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Lucky Lure -- Karaoke

Mapleton Municipal -- Jim Jam Band

Midtown Tavern -- Angry Waters; Mayberry Riot; The Hot Rod Heaters

Road Haus -- Echos Big Band

Wine Cafe -- Amy Kortuem; The Frye

Saturday

Bingo -- 4 p.m., American Legion Post 294, Crystal Lake, $1 for 3 cards, $2 for 2 blackout cards, 507-726-6050.

Children’s Story Time at Barnes & Noble -- 11 a.m., 1850 Adams St., ages 2-8, free, 345-3444.

Color Pin -- 9 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl, 1247 Range St., 507-387-3439.

Cribbage Tournament -- 1 p.m., Wow Zone, 2030 Adams St., Mankato, $5, 344-4230.

Eagles Cancer Fundraiser Public Auction -- 1 p.m., Eagles #269, 708 N. Riverfront Drive, Mankato, 507-327-9405.

Family Pepsi Color Pin -- 5 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl, 1247 Range St., 507-387-3439.

Gustavus Choir Concert -- 7:30 p.m., Christ Chapel, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, 507-933-7013.

Gustavus Wind Orchestra Concert -- 1:30 p.m., Bjorling Rectial Hall, Gustavus Adlophus College, St. Peter, 507-933-7013.

Men's City Bowling Tournament -- 12 p.m. & 3 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl, 1247 Range St., Mankato, 507-387-3439.

Mending Spirits Animal Rescue awareness event -- 12-2 p.m., Tractor Supply Company, 1771 N. Victory Drive, www.mendingspirits.org, 507-327-9660.

New Ulm Actors Community presents "A Broadway Valentine to New Ulm" dinner theatre -- 6:30 p.m., Holiday Inn, 2101 S. Broadway St., New Ulm, $39, 507-359-9990.

Snowshoe Adventure Hike -- 10 a.m., Minneopa State Park, free, parking permit needed, www.mndnr.gov.

Sweetheart Dance -- 1-3 p.m., Lincoln Community Center, $3, 507-387-5501.

Waseca Sleigh and Cutter Festival -- 11th Annual Diabetes Golf Tournament, 9 a.m., Boat House Grill & Bar; Minnesota Skydivers Jump, 11 a.m.; for a full schedule visit www.sleighandcutter.org.

Music

Buster’s -- The T and A Show

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- High Strung

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Amy & Adams

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Honkabilly

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

Lucky Lure -- Lightening Entertainment DJ

Midtown Tavern -- It came from the 80's; Old School

Rapid Rick's -- Side FX

Wine Cafe -- Ron Arsenault

Sunday

Men's City Bowling Tournament -- 12 p.m. & 3 p.m., Jerry Dutler's Bowl, 1247 Range St., Mankato, 507-387-3439.

MSU Performance Series: The New Standards -- 7:30 p.m., Halling Recital Hall, MSU campus, $15 general, $13 MSU students, 507-389-5549.

Wind Symphony Sacred Concert -- 3 p.m., Chapel of Christ, Martin Luther College, 1995 Luther Court, New Ulm, 507-766-1990.

Music

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Pub 500 -- Steven Earl Howard

Monday

Bar Bingo -- 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mully’s, 1030 Madison Ave., no cover charge, 388-1441.

Blue Earth Valley Quilters Meeting -- 7 p.m., Blue Earth Area Middle School, free, 507-526-5808.

Family Storytime -- 6:30 p.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., North Mankato, 345-5120.

Gustavus presents: violinist Er-Gene Khang and pianist Soyeon Park -- 7:30 p.m., Bjorling Recital Hall, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, 507-933-7013.

Life Living Series: author Lorna Landvik -- 7 p.m., New Ulm Public Library Meeting Room, 17 N. Broadway, New Ulm, 507-359-8334.

Texas Hold’Em Poker -- 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Pub 500, free, 625-6500.

Music

Boomtown -- Karaoke

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Patrick’s On Third, St. Peter -- Open Mic Night with The Wooden Nickels

Tuesday

Bar Bingo -- 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mully’s, 1030 Madison Ave., no cover charge, 388-1441.

Blue Earth County Library Storytime -- 10:30-11 a.m., Blue Earth County Library, 304-4020.

Mankato Outings and Paddling Club presents: "Canoeing with the Cree" presentation -- 7 p.m., Belgrade Methodist Church, free, 388-7008.

Minnesota Valley Civil War Round Table: Navel Forces in the Civil War -- 6:30 p.m., New Ulm Public Library, free, 507-359-8334.

OboeBass! Concert -- 4:30 p.m., Grand Center for Arts & Culture, 210 N. Minnesota St., New Ulm, 507-354-3212.

Preschool Storytime -- 10:30 a.m., North Mankato Taylor Library, 1001 Belgrade Ave., North Mankato, ages 3-5 and their parents, 345-5120.

Music

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Savoy -- Karaoke

Wine Cafe -- Open Mic Night

Wednesday

Blues class and dancing -- 9 p.m., Savoy, 526 S. Front St., 385-0072.

Linnaeus Arboretum Soup and Sandwich Talk -- 11:30 a.m., Linnaeus Arboretum, Gustavus Adolphus College, $8 Arboretum members, $9 non-members, 933-7590.

Trivia with Stunt Monkey -- 10 p.m., Boomtown, free, 625-9264.

Music

Jerry Dutler’s Bowl/Rumor’s Lounge -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Patrick’s, St. Peter -- Karaoke

Savoy -- Open Mic with Ocho

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