The Free Press, Mankato, MN

March 28, 2013

Entertainment Calendar March 28-April 3


The Free Press

Thursday

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

“The Goat or Who is Sylvia” — 7:30 p.m., Andreas Theatre, Minnesota State University, $10 general admission, $9 seniors and youth, $8 MSU students, 389-6661, www.mnsu.edu/theatre.

Good Thunder Reading Series presents Brett Biebel & Robert Hedin — 3 p.m., talk on craft, CSU Ostrander Auditorium, Minnesota State University; 7:30 p.m., reading, CSU room 253, 507-389-1354, www.english.mnsu.edu/gt.

Minnesota Valley Gem & Mineral Club meeting — 6:30 p.m., Mankato Eagles Club, 708 N. Riverfront Drive, bring a polished stone and pliers.

Susan Chambers poetry reading and open mic — 7-9 p.m., Twin Rivers Council for the Arts, 523 S. Second St., Mankato, 344-8709.

“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

Boomtown — Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s — Paul Durenberger

Mully’s — Karaoke

RedSky — Alex Ross & Root City

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Savoy — Cedar Paddle Band

Wine Cafe — Karaoke

Friday

7th Annual Pool Egg-stravaganza — 1-5 p.m., New Ulm Rec Center, 122 S. Garden St., free, 507-359-8344.

“Easter Bunny Hop” 9-pin bowling — 2 p.m., Jerry Dutler’s Bowl, 1247 Range St., Mankato, 387-3439, www.jerrydutlersbowl.com.

“The Goat or Who is Sylvia” — 7:30 p.m., Andreas Theatre, Minnesota State University, $10 general admission, $9 seniors and youth, $8 MSU students, 389-6661, www.mnsu.edu/theatre.

Kato Plus Square Dance Club — 7:30 p.m., Summit Center, 518 S. Fifth St., $6, 388-3344.

Music

Buster’s — Devon Worley Band

Charley’s — Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret — Tacklebox with TC Chantler

Hobbers HWY 99 Bar & Grill — JT Thompson

Indian Island Winery — Mary Guentzel Quintet

Mankato Moose Club — Fiddleman Karaoke

Midtown — It Came from the Eighties, The Anticycle, Wealth of Washington

NaKato — High Strung

RedSky — Sue City

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Saturday

Ben Marti in concert — 7 p.m., Arts Center of St. Peter, 315 S. Minnesota Ave., 507-931-3630, www.artscentersp.org.

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

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

“The Goat or Who is Sylvia” — 7:30 p.m., Andreas Theatre, Minnesota State University, $10 general admission, $9 seniors and youth, $8 MSU students, 389-6661, www.mnsu.edu/theatre.

“Easter Bunny Hop” 9-pin bowling — Noon & 2 p.m., Jerry Dutler’s Bowl, 1247 Range St., Mankato, 387-3439, www.jerrydutlersbowl.com.

Easter egg hunt — 10 a.m., German Park, New Ulm, free, 507-359-8344.

Merely Players Mystery “Anchors-A-Woe” — 6 p.m., Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery, 1179 E. Pearl St., Kasota, tickets required, 507-931-0089, www.chankaskawines.com.

Music

Buster’s — Reckless

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery — The Frye

Charley’s — Paul Durenberger

Flame Bar & Grill — Electric Odyssey DJ

Grand Kabaret — Jerry Ostensoe & The Strollers

Hobbers HWY 99 Bar & Grill — Hillbilly Island DJ

Indian Island Winery — Becky Borneke

Le Center Legion — IV Play

The Loose Moose & Conference Center — Karaoke

RedSky — The Morning Kings

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Sunday

Music

Mully’s — Karaoke

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Monday

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

Open Pottery Lab — 6:30-9 p.m., Lincoln Community Center, 110 Fulton St., Mankato, $5 for one session, $30 seven sessions, $25 clay coupon, 387-5501.

“The Shoemakers Wife” book discussion — 6:30 p.m., New Ulm Public Library, 17 N. Broadway, 507-359-8331.

Steve Marth graphic design art enrichment lecture — 7 p.m., Centennial Student Union room 284, Minnesota State University, 507-389-6412, www.mnsu.edu/artdept/.

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

Music

Boomtown — Karaoke

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

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Tuesday

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

Walt Bachman “Northern Slave, Black Dakota” book signing, discussion — 2-4 p.m., book signing, Brown County Historical Society, 2 N. Broadway, 507-233-2616; 6 p.m., discussion, New Ulm Public Library, 507-359-8331.

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

Texas Hold’Em Poker — 6:45 p.m., North Mankato American Legion, free, 625-1264.

Music

Pub 500 — Open mic with Betty & Ocho

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Wednesday

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

MRCI artist exhibit — Noon to 4 p.m., Twin Rivers Art Gallery, 523 S. Second St., Mankato, 507-387-1008.

Samantha Starbird “My Everyday Iraq” painting exhibit — 1:30-4:30 p.m., The Kiesling House, 220 N. Minnesota St., New Ulm, 507-359-9222.

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

Music

Mully’s — Karaoke

Patrick’s, St. Peter — Karaoke

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

 

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