The Free Press, Mankato, MN

November 7, 2013

Entertainment Calendar: Nov. 7-13


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.

Brown County Historical Society meeting -- 6 p.m., Turner Hall, 102 S. State St., New Ulm, 507-233-2616.

Choral Invitational Concert -- 7:30 p.m., Saints Peter and Paul's Catholic Church, 105 N. Fifth St., Mankato, $9 general, $7 students, 507-389-5549.

"Crumbs from the Table of Joy" performance -- 7:30 p.m., Ted Paul Theatre, MSU campus, $16 adults, $14 seniors over 65 and youth under 16, 507-389-6661.

Folk and Traditional Arts Chat -- 5:30-7 p.m., Emy Frentz Arts Guild, 523 S. 2nd St., Mankato, 507-387-1008.

Mayo Clinic Health System's "Grief Support for the Holidays" - -- 6-7:30 p.m., Snell Community Room, 1900 Madison Ave., Mankato, free, 507-385-2989.

Noon Toons: Bluegrass -- 12 p.m., New Ulm Public Library - adult fiction area, 17 N. Broadway, New Ulm, 507-359-8334.

Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians and Gays meeting -- 7 p.m., Twin Rivers Center for the Arts (Amy Frentz Art Guild), 523 S. 2nd St., Mankato, www.mankatopflag.org.

Seat Weaving class -- 1:30-3:30 p.m., Summit Center, 518 S. Fifth St., Mankato, $1, 387-1666.

“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.

Music

Axel's Bonfire -- The Frye

Boomtown -- Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

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

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Wine Cafe -- Karaoke

Friday

"Crumbs from the Table of Joy" performance -- 7:30 p.m., Ted Paul Theatre, MSU campus, $16 adults, $14 seniors over 65 and youth under 16, 507-389-6661.

Holiday Sampler on the Town -- 3-9 p.m., participating businesses; 6-8 p.m., visit Giant Museum; 4-9 p.m., Horse Drawn Trolley Rides, $1, Senior Center; 5-7 p.m., meal served by St. Peter & Paul Catholic Youth, Senior Center; 5:30-7 p.m., Wine Tasting at Blue Earth Wine & Spirits.

Marines Birthday Party -- 6 p.m., VFW - Morson Ario, 1900 Riverfront Drive, Mankato, free to all Marines & guests, 507-380-1559.

Nature's Nook class -- 9-11 a.m., Elk's Nature Center, Rasmussen Woods, 555 Stoltzman Road, free, 507-389-5789.

The Singers - Minnesota Choral Artists Concert -- 8 p.m., Wittenberg Collegiate Center Auditorium, Martin Luther College, 1995 Luther Court, New Ulm, 507-354-8221.

"Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play" performance -- 7:30 p.m., Bethany Lutheran College, 700 Luther Drive, Mankato, $8 adults, $5 students and seniors, 507-344-7374.

Waseca High School Marching Band Indoor Concert -- 7:30 p.m., Waseca High School, 1717 2nd St., 507-835-5470.

Music

Buster’s -- The Whiskies Band

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- The Winos

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Jumbo Ya-Ya

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Electric Odyssey

Indian Island Winery -- The Frye

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

The Lucky Lure -- Karaoke

Mankato Moose Club -- Fiddleman Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Near Vana

Savoy -- Bullypulpit Bluegrass

Wine Cafe -- Steve Klassen; The Lost Walleye's

WOW Zone -- Holly with Her Band

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.

Climate Change conference -- 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., School Sisters of Notre Dame Our Lady of Good Counsel Conference Center, 170 Good Counsel Drive, Mankato, $45, $15 for students, 507-389-4272.

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

"Crumbs from the Table of Joy" performance -- 7:30 p.m., Ted Paul Theatre, MSU campus, $16 adults, $14 seniors over 65 and youth under 16, 507-389-6661.

Emy Frentz Art Guild in-store bookfair -- Barnes & Noble, River Hills Mall, tell cashier you would like to support the bookfair and 10% of purchase will be donated to Emy Frentz Art Guild.

Harpsichord Concert by Asako Hirabayashi -- 1:30 p.m., Bjorling Recital Hall, Gustavus, free, 507-933-7013.

"History of Beer, Part II" performance -- 6:30 p.m., Turner Hall, 102 S. State St., New Ulm, $25 tickets include dinner, 507-359-9990.

Introduction to Geocaching -- 10 a.m., Linnaeus Arboretum, Gustavus, free for Arboretum members, $2 for non-members, 507-933-6184.

Minnesota Valley Chorale presents "Schubert's Mass in G" -- 7:30 p.m., St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 632 S. Broad St., Mankato, $12 adults, $10 seniors and students, 507-625-8927.

Nature's Nook class -- 9-11 a.m., Elk's Nature Center, Rasmussen Woods, 555 Stoltzman Road, free, 507-389-5789.

"Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play" performance -- 7:30 p.m., Bethany Lutheran College, 700 Luther Drive, Mankato, $8 adults, $5 students and seniors, 507-344-7374.

Waseca High School Marching Band Indoor Concert -- 7:30 p.m., Waseca High School, 1717 2nd St., 507-835-5470.

Music

Buster’s -- Devon Worley

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery -- Duke Zecco

Charley’s -- Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret -- Ben Marti Jazz Trio

Hobbers HWY 99 -- Billy and the Bangers

Indian Island Winery -- Michael Huber

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

The Loose Moose & Conference Center -- Karaoke

Midtown Tavern -- Roster McCabe and Tugg

NaKato -- The Frye

Pub 500 -- Main Street

Savoy -- Mr. Phixx; Phantom Feedback; The Pterodactyls

Wine Cafe -- Kit Kildahl, Stevie Boom Boom Vonderharr and Dave Pengra

Sunday

Bethany Concert Band and the Minnesota River Valley Wind Ensemble -- 7:30 p.m., Bethany Lutheran College, 700 Luther Drive, Mankato, 507-344-7365.

Gustavus Symphony Orchestra Concert -- 1:30 p.m., Bjorling Recital Hall, Gustavus, free, 507-933-7013.

Emy Frentz Art Guild in-store bookfair -- Barnes & Noble, River Hills Mall, tell cashier you would like to support the bookfair and 10% of purchase will be donated to Emy Frentz Art Guild.

Martin Luther College Choir Concert -- 3 p.m., Wittenberg Collegiate Center Auditorium, Martina Luther College, 1995 Luther Court, New Ulm, 507-354-8221.

Minnesota Valley Chorale presents "Schubert's Mass in G" -- 3 p.m.,Christ the King Lutheran Church, 223 Pfau St., Mankato, $12 adults, $10 seniors and students, 507-625-8927.

"Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play" performance -- 2 p.m., Bethany Lutheran College, 700 Luther Drive, Mankato, $8 adults, $5 students and seniors, 507-344-7374.

Music

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

Midtown Tavern -- Karaoke

Mully’s -- Karaoke

Pub 500 -- Mary Guentzel Quintet

Monday

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

Boy Scout Troop 29 hosts All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner -- 4:30-7 p.m., Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 525 Grant Ave., North Mankato, $6 adults, $4 seniors, $2 children 6-12, 340-9298.

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

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

Music

Boomtown -- Karaoke

Grand Kabaret -- The Frye

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.

Civil War Round Table -- 6:30 p.m., New Ulm Public Library, 17 N. Broadway, 507-359-8334.

Festival of Bands Concert -- 7:30 p.m., Mankato East High School, 2600 Hoffman Road, 507-388-4477.

Mayo Clinic Health System's "Grief Support for the Holidays" -- 1-2:30 p.m., Gaylord Public Library, 428 Main Ave., Gaylord, free, 507-385-2989.

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

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

Pub 500 -- Open Mic Night

Savoy -- Karaoke

Wednesday

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

Eat for ECHO: A Soup & Bread Dinner -- 5-7 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Mankato, 937 Charles Ave., donations go to ECHO Food Shelf, 507-720-2190.

Eide Bailly presents "Navigating the Maze of Health Care Reform" -- 12-3 p.m., South Central College, 1920 Lee Blvd., North Mankato, 507-389-7217.

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

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

Trivia Night -- 9 p.m., Wife Cafe, 507-345-1516.

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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