Monday, Jan. 12
Square Dancing: 7 p.m., Cash Wise Community Room, 1401 33rd St. S., Fargo. Fargo Moorhead Square Dance Association Graduation Dance, Roger McNeil and Jim Lizajowski, callers.
Artmania: 6:30 p.m., RDJ Rec Center, 1104 2nd Ave. S., Fargo. Six-week class on Mondays through Feb. 13, children age 6-8 will create many pieces of two- and three-dimensional artwork, register online at www.fargoparks.com or call 701-499-7788.
Tuesday, Jan. 10
Square Dancing: 6:30 p.m., Cash Wise Community Room, 1401 33rd St. S., Fargo. L&M Squares, Roger McNeil and Jim Lizakowski, callers; Bernadette McNeil cuer, with rounds and lines between tips.
Silent Civilian: 10 p.m., The Nestor, 1001 NP Ave., Fargo. With Museau, Imperion and Reverence of Apostasy, $5 cover. Info: 701-232-2485.
Greg Breining: 4 p.m., Public Library, 421 Hartford St., Hawley, and 7 p.m., Public Library, 118 5th St. S., Moorhead. The author of "A Hard Water World: Ice Fishing and Why We Do It" will share his hilarious take on ice fishing. Info: 218-233-3757.
Accelerated Artists: 6:30 p.m., RDJ Rec Center, 1104 2nd Ave. S., Fargo. Six-week class on Tuesdays through Feb. 14. Children age 9-12 will learn new techniques and strengthen their knowledge of art. Register at www.fargoparks.com or call 701-499-7788.
Circle Time Under the Pines: 10:30 a.m., Jacob V. Brower Visitor Center, Itasca State Park, Park Rapids. "F is for Fish," for children ages 2-5. Learn about fish through stories, songs, crafts and outdoor discovery. Children must be accompanied by adults. Info: 218-699-7251.
Wednesday, Jan. 11
Greg Breining: 10:30 a.m., Public Library, Ada; 3 p.m., Public Library, Mahnomen; and 6:30 p.m., Public Library, Fertile. The author of "A Hard Water World: Ice Fishing and Why We Do It" will share his hilarious take on ice fishing. Info: 218-233-3757.
Ballroom Dancing: 7 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., West Fargo. A variety of dancing starting with a 30-minute introductory lesson, followed by open dancing and dance practice, pizza included with admission price, all ages welcome. Info:701-412-3208.
Brown Bag Lunch Series-Maplelag: 12 p.m., Becker County Museum, 714 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Mary Richards will discuss Callaway's Maplelag Resort. Bring your own lunch or call ahead to reserve a boxed lunch for $5 (pay upon arrival). No admission charge. Info: 218-847-2938.
Thursday, Jan. 12
Tonic Sol-fa: 7:30 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. A capella harmony quartet performs. Tickets $20 for adults, $10 for students. Info: 218-844-7469 or www.dlccc.org.
Thursday Live-Blue Wailers: 7 p.m., Uncorked, 12 Broadway, Fargo. Live music; free admission. Info: 701-356-4014.
Acoustic Night: 8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Hooligans, 3330 Sheyenne St., West Fargo. No cover charge. Info: 701-373-0770.
Jazz Night: 7 p.m., Basie's at Ramada Plaza and Suites, 1635 42nd St. S., Fargo. Info: 701-281-7105.
Rhyme or Reason: 9 p.m., Windbreak Saloon, 3150 39th St. S., Fargo. Rock music. Info: 701-282-5507.
Greg Breining: 10:30 a.m., Public Library, Barnesville; 3 p.m., LINK Library, Frazee; and 5:30 p.m., LINK Library, Lake Park. The author of "A Hard Water World: Ice Fishing and Why We Do It" will share his hilarious take on ice fishing. Info: 218-233-3757.
Book Signing: 10 to 11 a.m., Edgewood Vista Theatre, 4440 37th Ave. S., Fargo. Author Marc de Celle will discuss his book, "How Fargo of You." Free and open to the public. Info: 701-365-8200.
Hjemkomst Artists' Show & Reception: 4 to 6 p.m., One Oak Place, 1709 25th Ave. S., Fargo. Wine, cheese and other treats will be served, art and art gifts for sale. Info: 218-287-2065.
Beginner Woodworking Class: 7 to 9 p.m., DIY Wood Studio, 3231 4th Ave. S., Fargo. Thursdays through Jan. 26, "Basic Accent Tables" will focus on making a simple, yet functional accent table. Fee $94-$99, includes materials. Info: 218-284-3400.
Friday, Jan. 13
Book Signing: 5 to 7 p.m., La Barista, Washington Square Mall, Detroit Lakes. Author Darby Nelson will sign copies of his book, "For Love of Lakes."
April Verch Trio: 7:30 p.m., Cultural Center, 24 Main Ave. N., New York Mills. Bluegrass music. Tickets $15 advance, $18 at the door for adults; student admission $8. Info: 218-385-3339.
Rekkenze Brass Concert: 7:30 p.m., Memorial Auditorium, Concordia College, 901 8th St. S., Moorhead. One of Europe's leading brass chamber music ensembles will perform. Tickets are $6-$15, available at concordiatickets.com or call 218-299-4366.
Cat Sank Trio: 7:30 to 10 p.m., The Winery, 1404 33rd Street S., Fargo. Live Americana music, free admission. Info: 701-237-9463.
Music for Hope Concert: 7 to 10 p.m., Theatre B, 716 Main Ave., Fargo. Benefit concert for the Rape & Abuse Crisis Center includes performances by ike and Deb Jenkins, Sarah Morrau, Brooks West, Darrin Wentz, Morgan Ranstrom, Shape then Shift, Amanda Standalone and Mark Prolux. Admission $10; all ages. Info: 701-446-7416.
Rhyme or Reason: 9 p.m., Windbreak Saloon, 3150 39th St. S., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.
Mother Shipton: 9 p.m., Speck's Bar, 2611 Main Ave., Fargo. Rock music. Info: 701-232-0202.
Betty Does: 9 p.m., Rick's Bar, 2721 Main Ave., Fargo. Rock music. Info: 701-232-8356.
Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome: 10 p.m., The Aquarium, 226 Broadway, Fargo. No cover charge. Info: 701-235-5913.
Monty Python's "Spamalot": 8 p.m., Gate City Bank Theatre, Fargodome, 1800 N. University Dr., Fargo. Winner of the 2005 Tony Award for best musical, this outrageous comedy based on the film classic "Monty Python and The Holy Grail," features flying cows, killer rabbits, taunting Frenchmen and show-stopping musical numbers. Ticket range is $26.50 to $54. Info: 855-694-6367.
Saturday, Jan. 14
Keri Noble Concert: 7:30 p.m., Top Hat Theatre, Ulen-Hitterdal School, 27 2nd St. NW, Ulen. Twin Cities-based singer-songwriter performs. Tickets $15 for adults, $10 for students. Info: 218-596-8853.
Angels of the Muse Songwriter Showcase: 7 to 10 p.m., Spirit Room, 111 Broadway, Fargo. Performers include Vic Pellerano, Judy Rae, Sonja Holmgren, Jack Schauer, Paul Myrold and John Peterson. No cover charge but donations will be taken. All ages welcome. Snacks and refreshments will be offered. Info: 701-298-8503.
Miranda Lambert: 7:30 p.m., Fargodome, 1800 N. University Dr., Fargo. Country music; with special guests Chris Young and Jerrod Niemann. Tickets $27-$51. Info: 855-694-6367.
Music for Hope Concert: 7 to 10 p.m., Theatre B, 716 Main Ave., Fargo. See Friday night's listing for details.