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Special Events


Friday nights at the Beanery Cafe

Roy Allen, 8-10 p.m., Friday, the Beanery Cafe.

Advertisement or by calling the Beanery Cafe 218-927-7811.

Art events

Kaleidoscope, first Saturday of the month for ages 8 and up at 10 a.m., Jaques Art Center; Art classes, first Wednesday of the month, 1-4 p.m. More information or to register call the center at (218) 927-2363 or email at


Live music comedy

Live Musical Comedy with Usual Suspects Theater Company with “Istanbul” and “Don’t Fence Me In,” 5:45 p.m. Saturday, American Legion; free.


Cultural Thursday

Cultural Thursday, noon Thursday Dec. 6, Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College; international students speaking. Free.

Creative Writing Boot Camp

The Crossing Arts Alliance presents “Creative Writing Boot Camp,” from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 12, 2013, Franklin Arts Center. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $15 and includes all day workshop, lunch and beverages. For more information or to download a registration form, visit or call Krista at 828-4717.


‘Joyeux Noel’

“Joyeux Noel,” from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, the Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site; event is through the Lindbergh Historic Site Film series.

Poet event

Poet Susan Sink of “Habits” to appear, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 15, Good Book and Gifts.

Lone Eagle exhibit

Lone Eagle exhibit at the Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site.

Singing opportunities

The St. Francis Community Chorale meets from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays; Sestri, a Women’s Slavic Choir, meets at 7 p.m. Sundays; Brothers in Harmony, a men’s singing group open to teen-aged and adult men will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays; For more information, call the St. Francis Music Center at (320)632-0637.


Auditions planned

Auditions for Pequot Lakes Community Theater’s “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 17 or Dec. 18, Pequot Lakes High School Theater. Questions contact Kate at or 218-838-3988. For more information on the production call Pequot Lakes Community Education at 218-568-9200.


Chorus rehearsals

Staples Area Women’s Chorus rehearsals, 8-9:30 p.m. Mondays in Staples Motley High School Choir Room.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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