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Monday, April 5


-Jose Cole Circus: 7 p.m., Kent Freeman Arena, Detroit Lakes. Tickets are available at the door starting at 6 p.m. Cost is $9 for adults (12 and over) and $7 for children. Sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.

Thursday, April 8


-$5 Jewelry Show: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., hospital front lobby, St. Mary's Innovis Health, Detroit Lakes. Hospital volunteers host a $5 Masquerade Jewelry Show.

Friday, April 9


-BES Speaker Series: 9 a.m., Conference Center, Minnesota State Community & Technical College, Detroit Lakes campus. "Live Long, Laugh Hard and Die Trying." Admission $15. Info: 218-846-3667.


-The Passing Zone: 7:30 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Comedy juggling duo Jon Wee and Owen Morse will blow away their audience with award-winning juggling, and keep them laughing with their memorable banter. Tickets are $22 for adults, $11 for students, and may be purchased at the box office, online or by phone. Pre-party dinner in the Holmes Ballroom at 6 p.m.; dinner tickets are $5. Info: 218-844-SHOW (7469) or

Saturday, April 10


-Minneapolis Guitar Quartet: 11 a.m., Detroit Lakes Public Library; 7:30 p.m., Cormorant Community Center. Free admission for both concerts. Outstanding string quartet, chamber music.

-African Drumming Workshop: 10 to 11:30 a.m., A Center for the Arts, 124 W. Lincoln Ave., Fergus Falls. Fun and informative workshop with instructor Karin Koenig. Registration fee $15. Info: 218-998-ARTS (2787) or 218-736-5453.

-Neil & Leandra: 7:30 p.m., A Center for the Arts, 124 W. Lincoln Ave., Fergus Falls. Folk duo blends storytelling, music. Adult tickets $12 in advance, $14 day of show; children/students $5 anytime. Info: 218-998-ARTS (2787) or 218-736-5453.


-Maple Syrup Fest: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Vergas Community Center. Pancakes with pure maple syrup, entertainment from Rick Kratzke and the DL Cloggers, sugar house tours (weather permitting), "Saps Running 5K Maple Run/Walk" at 9 a.m. (sign-up 8 a.m. at Billy's Corner Bar), spring craft show, more. Admission $8 for adults, $4 for kids 12 and under. Info:


The Entertainment Calendar appears weekly in both the Detroit Lakes Tribune and Becker County Record. Submissions, questions and corrections (labeled "Entertainment Calendar") may be sent by fax, 218-847-9409, by mail to Detroit Lakes Newspapers, 511 Washington Ave., P.O. Box 826, Detroit Lakes, MN 56502, or by e-mail to Vicki Gerdes at