The Free Press, Mankato, MN

March 20, 2013

Entertainment Calendar March 21-27


The Free Press

Thursday

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

“Chasing Lincoln’s Killer” book discussion — 7-8 p.m., North Mankato Police Annex meeting room, 1001 Belgrade Ave., free, 345-5120.

Clay Center Open Studio — 5-9 p.m., Arts Center of St. Peter, 315 S. Minnesota Ave., $5 recommended donation, children under 12 must be supervised, 507-931-3630.

Dakota customs & traditions discussion — 6 p.m., New Ulm Public Library, 17 N. Broadway, 507-359-8334.

MRCI Artist Exhibit — 4-8 p.m., Twin Rivers Gallery, 523 S. Second St., Mankato, www.twinriversarts.org, 387-1008.

St. Clair Cyclone Theatre presents “Lost in Yonkers” — 7:30 p.m., St. Clair High School auditorium, 121 Main St. W., $6 adults, $4 seniors and students, 507-995-9056.

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

Third Thursday Gallery Walk — 5-8 p.m., participating Mankato art galleries, www.citycentermankato.com/partnership.php.

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

Will Weaver “Memory Boy” reading — 6:30 p.m., Waseca High School Little Theater, 1717 Second St., free, 507-835-0984, www.willweaverbooks.com.

Artist, William Bukowski open house — 4-6 p.m., Eide Bailey, 1911 Excel Drive, Mankato, 386-6268.

Music

Boomtown — Top 40 dance DJ

Charley’s — Paul Durenberger

Mully’s — Karaoke

RedSky — Local artists showcase

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Wine Cafe — Karaoke

Friday

Gustavus Dance Company 25th Anniversary Concert — 8 p.m., Anderson Theatre, Gustavus Adolphus, 800 W. College Ave., St. Peter, $9 adults, $6 seniors & students, www.gac.edu, 507-933-7013.

“My Everyday Iraq” Samantha Starbird opening reception — 6-8 p.m., The Kiesling House, 220 N. Minnesota St., New Ulm, www.thegrandnewulm.com, 507-359-9222.

St. Clair Cyclone Theatre presents “Lost in Yonkers” — 7:30 p.m., St. Clair High School auditorium, $6 adults, $4 seniors and students, 507-995-9056.

Music

American Legion North Mankato — Lost the Bet

Buster’s — Wicked Garden

Charley’s — Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret — Good Night Gold Dust

Mankato Moose Club — Fiddleman Karaoke

RedSky — Plastic Bag Boys, Uneasy, Solo Star, Sushi Gang, Hi Capacity, J Mose, DGB Music

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Wine Cafe — Raven Moon Rising, Ace in the Whole Band

Wow! Zone — The Nosmo King Band

Saturday

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.

Civil War Symposium — 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Summit Center, 518 S. Fifth St., Mankato, $20, www.boyinblue.org, 345-5566.

Gustavus Dance Company 25th Anniversary Concert — 8 p.m., Anderson Theatre, Gustavus Adolphus, $9 adults, $6 seniors & students, www.gac.edu, 507-933-7013.

Lutheran High School Art Invitational Reception — 2 p.m., Ylvisaker Fine Arts Center, Bethany Lutheran College, 700 Luther Drive, Mankato, www.blc.edu.

St. Clair Cyclone Theatre presents “Lost in Yonkers” — 7:30 p.m., St. Clair High School auditorium, $6 adults, $4 seniors and students, 507-995-9056.

Sanitary Fair Bazaar — 1:30-4 p.m., Summit Center, www.boyinblue.org, 345-5566.

Tri-City United School’s K-8 spring musical — 1 p.m., LeCenter Middle School, 150 W. Tyrone St., free-will offering, 507-364-8110.

Vasa Wind Orchestra Spring Concert — 1:30 p.m., Bjorling Recital Hall, Gustavus Adolphus, www.gac.edu, 507-933-7013.

Music

Buster’s — Hitchville

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery — Michael Huber

Charley’s — Paul Durenberger

Grand Kabaret — Jason Helder

Hobbers HWY 99 Bar & Grill — Tombstone Trio

Smiley’s — D&R Karaoke

The Loose Moose & Conference Center — Karaoke

Pub 500 — Rain Kings

RedSky — Mayberry Riot, Digital T

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Wine Cafe — The Frye

Sunday

Gustavus Dance Company 25th Anniversary Concert — 2 p.m., Anderson Theatre, Gustavus Adolphus, $9 adults, $6 seniors & students, www.gac.edu, 507-933-7013.

Lamda Chi Alpha & Sigma Sigma Sigma Easter egg hunt — 11 a.m., Highland Park, Mankato, free.

Martin Luther College Choir Home Concert — 3 p.m., Chapel of the Christ, Martin Luther College, 1995 Luther Court, New Ulm, www.mlc-wels.edu, 507-354-8221.

Music on the Hill series presents “Heavenly Lengths” — 2 p.m., Good Counsel Chapel, 170 Good Counsel Drive, Mankato, $12 in advance, $15 at the door, www.mankatosymphony.com, 507-625-8880.

“Passion” portrayal — 4 p.m. & 7 p.m., Arlington Community Center, 204 Shamrock Drive, free-will offering.

Music

Mully’s — Karaoke

Patrick’s — String Theory

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.

Blue Earth Valley Quilters meeting — 7 p.m., Blue Earth Area High School choir room, 1125 N. Grove St., Blue Earth, 507-526-5808.

Diana Al-Hadid art enrichment lecture on sculpture — 7 p.m. Ostrander Auditorium, Minnesota State University, Mankato, www.mnsu.edu/artdept, 389-6412.

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.

Student Art League Juried Invitational Exhibit — 6:30 p.m. to midnight, Centennial Student Union Gallery, MSU, www.mnsu._edu/artdept, 389-6767.

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.

Blue Earth County Library book discussion club “The Paris Wife” — 6 p.m., Blue Earth County Library, free, call 304-4023 to reserve copy.

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

MSU Orchestra concert — 7:30 p.m., Halling Recital Hall, MSU, $9 general admission, $7 students and children, www.mnsu._edu/music/events, 389-5549.

“Stealing Lincoln’s Body” documentary screening — 6:30-8 p.m., North Mankato Police Annex meeting room, free, 345-5120.

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

Music

RedSky — FuzzTalkRadio Tuesday Night Club featuring Kind Country

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Wednesday

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

Ragamala Dance Company in concert — 8 p.m., Bjorling Recital Hall, Gustavus Adolphus, www.gac.edu, 507-933-7013.

“The Goat or Who is Sylvia” — 7:30 p.m., Andreas Theatre, MSU, $10 adults, $9 youth under 16 & seniors, $8 MSU students, www.mnsu.edu/theatre, 389-6661.

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

Music

Mully’s — Karaoke

Patrick’s, St. Peter — Karaoke

RedSky — Redman

Rumor’s Lounge, Jerry Dutler Bowl — Karaoke

Wine Cafe — Open mic night

 

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