The Free Press, Mankato, MN

March 6, 2014

Entertainment Calendar March 6-12


The Mankato Free Press

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

Documentary Film Series: Queen of the Sun -- 7 p.m., Treaty Site History Center, Highway 169 and 22, free, 507-934-2160.

Meet Twins' pitcher Jack Morris -- 7-8 p.m., Verizon Wireless Center Banquet Hall, free, 625-6169.

“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.

VINE volunteer training -- 11 a.m.-1 p.m., VINE's office, 1618 Thrid Ave., Mankato, 507-387-1666.

Music

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Savoy -- Organic Cowboys

Wine Cafe -- Karaoke

Friday

"Chunks, Nuggets, Junk and Fuzz" exhibit reception -- 7-9 p.m., The 410 Project, 523 S. Front St., Mankato, www.the410project.com.

Gustavus Artist Series: The Aeolus String Quartet -- 8-10 p.m., Bjorling Recital Hall, Gustavus Adolphus College, $15 adults, $12 seniors/students/Gustavus staff, free to Gustavus students, 507-933-7013.

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

Riverbend Promenaders Square Dance Club -- 7:30 p.m., Assembly of God Church, 722 Sunrise Drive, St. Peter, $5, 507-388-3344.

Music

Buster’s -- Rook

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Rock of Ages

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- TC Hot Club Trio

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

The Lucky Lure -- Karaoke

Wine Cafe -- The Frye; Raven Moon Rising

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.

Critical Thinking Club -- 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Blue Earth County Library, Mankato, free, www.meetup.com/Critical-Thinking-Club.

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

"Retrospective" exhibit by Pam Bidelman reception -- 7-9 p.m., Carnegie Art Center, 120 S. Broad, Mankato, 507-625-2730.

Wanda Gag Birthday celebration -- 1-3 p.m., Brown County Historical Society Museum Annex, 2 N. Broadway St., New Ulm, free, wandagaghouse@gmail.com.

Music

Buster’s -- Devon Worley

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Tyler Herwig

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Urban Hillbilly Quartet

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

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

The Lucky Lure -- T&A Show

Wine Cafe -- The Hootenanny's Annies; Tristan Blue

Sunday

St. Peter Choral Society and Orchestra -- 2:30 p.m., Union Presbyterian Church, 730 S. Thrid St., St. Peter, $10 in advance, $15 at door, free for students, 934-6176.

Music

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

Midtown Tavern -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Monday

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

Boy Scout Troop 29 spaghetti dinner -- 4:30-7 p.m., Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 525 Grant Ave., North Mankato, $6 adults, $4 seniors, $2 children ages 6-12, free children under 6.

Peripheral Neuropathy presentation -- 12-1 p.m., Summit Center, 518 S. Fifth St., Mankato, 387-1666.

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.

"District String Fest" grades 6-12 orchestra concert -- 8 p.m., Mankato East High School Auditorium, 2600 Hoffman Road., 507-388-4477.

Senior Dance -- 1-4 p.m., American Legion, 229 W. Nassau, St. Peter, $5, 934-0484.

Music

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

Savoy -- Karaoke

Wednesday

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

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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