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Whether you're a guest to the area, hosting family or friends or just looking for a fun way to spend a summer day, the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center is sure to have something right up your alley.
The Historic Holmes Theatre brings local, regional, national and international performances to the Detroit Lakes area.
Come see a dynamic stage show as "the Midwest's Premier Bluegrass and Gospel Quintet," Monroe Crossing plays an upbeat blend of classic and traditional bluegrass, bluegrass gospel and heartfelt originals on Friday, June 4, at 7:30 p.m.
Area students are invited to participate in the week-long Missoula Children Theatre workshops June 21-25. This year's show is "Robinson Crusoe." Shows are Friday, June 25, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, June 26, at 10:30 a.m.
Students are also invited to join in a summer vocal camp with the a cappella group "InPulse" Tuesday, June 15-Thursday, June 17. The camp will culminate in a public performance with InPulse on Thursday, June 17, at 7:30 p.m.
There's even more camp offering for students this summer than ever before. Included are Musical Theatre Camp, Songwriting Camp, Youth Theatre Camp presenting "The Jungle Book" and many arts and music classes to choose from. Check out the information in our Summer Program Guide.
Tuesdays in the Park are back each Tuesday night at 7 p.m. from June 1-Aug. 30. These free concerts feature some of the best area talent in the bandshell in the City Park. From 6-7 p.m. each Tuesday, Habitat for Humanity is holding a picnic dinner, so there's no need to pack a picnic basket.
The 2nd Annual Shakespeare in the Park will be presenting "The Merry Wives of Windsor" June 25-27 and July 1-3 at 7 p.m. at the DL City Park bandshell.
Join us as the "FM Kicks Band" presents "A Tribute to Count Basie," Thursday, July 1, at 8 p.m. They're on a mission to preserve American Big Band Jazz.
On Friday, July 16, at 7 p.m., join "The Shadows," along with Richie Lee ("Buddy Holly") and Wayne Luchau ("Roy Orbison") as they pay tribute to two of America's biggest rock and roll icons.
One of the nation's top vocal groups, Tonic Sol-Fa is coming to the theatre on Thursday, July 22, at 8 p.m. This quartet has been named one of the top five "must see" groups in America.
Close your eyes and listen to the music of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkle come to life as you hear Eric Trelstad and Eric Roberts pay tribute to the legendary Simon & Garfunkle on Thursday, July 29, at 8 p.m.
Stay tuned for announcements mid-summer about the Holmes Theatre's 2010-11 season.
If it's fitness and recreation you're looking for, the DLCCC's state-of-the art fitness and aquatic center is the place. Day passes, annual and month-to-month memberships are available. Also, check out our group exercise classes. New participants are always welcome. Download a class schedule at www.dlccc.org.
Summer programs for youth and adults are open to both members and non-members.
Summer Daytime Swim Lessons
Session I: June 7-17
Session II: June 21-July 1
Session III: July 5-July 15 Monday-Thursday
Lessons available at the DLCCC and the DL High School. Levels, times and prices vary.
June 8-July 1, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Parent/Child, 6-6:30 p.m.
Puddle Jumpers, 6-6:30 p.m.
Levels 1, 3 & 5, 6:30-7:15 p.m.
Levels 2, 4 & 6, 7:15-8 p.m.
Summer Group Lesson Prices
$23 Premier Plus, $25 Premier, $32 Non-Member. There is a $5 additional charge for registrations received less than 4 days prior to lesson start date
Summer Dive Camp
Session I: 6th-12th grade, June 1-28, Monday- Thursday, from 4-6 p.m. Cost: $30-$42
Session II: 3rd-5th grade, July 12-29, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 4-6 p.m. Cost: $20-$30
DLCCC Summer day camp. For youth entering grades K-5, Monday-Friday, 7:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m. May 28- Sept. 3 (excluding holidays).
Youth T-ball (Ages 5 and 6). The focus of this 8-week league is to have fun and learn the basics of T-Ball. Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., June 2-July 21 Snappy Baseball Fields. Cost: $15
Minor League (ages 7-8; boys and girls) Mondays, June 7-July 26, practice at 6 p.m., games at 7 p.m., fields vary. Cost is $15.
Major League (ages 9-10). Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 27-July 22, games at 7 p.m., fields vary. Cost is $20.
Little League (ages 11-12) Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 25-July 22, games at 7 p.m., Snappy Baseball Fields. Cost is $30.
Girls Softball (3rd/4th and 5th/6th). Wednesdays, June 2-July 28, practice at 6 p.m., games at 7 p.m., Snappy Softball Fields. Cost is $15.
Mighty Strikers Soccer -- Tiny Tikes: Ages 3-6, Big Beans: Ages 7-12; Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 8-July 8, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Rotary Soccer Park. Cost: $35
Youth Tennis, Monday-Thursdays
Session I: June 14-June 17
Session II: June 21-June 24
Session III: July 12-July 15
Ages and times vary, Rec. Tennis Courts. Cost: $33
Free Phil Hansen Football Kids Kamp -- Wednesday, July 28, Ages: 5-9, 4-6 p.m., Ages: 10-13, 6-8 p.m., 8.
Tennis Lessons -- Mondays, June 7-June 28, 6-7:30 p.m., Rec. Tennis Courts. Cost: $33
1st Annual Bleacher's Golf Scramble to benefit DLCCC youth program scholarships and member scholarships. Friday, June 18, noon registration and lunch; 1 p.m. shot gun start.
DLCCC Running-Training Program -- Wednesdays, June 23- Sept. 8, 6 a.m., DLCCC. Cost: $60-$70