Sunday, May 16
Summit Dance School Recital: 5 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Dance students present "Gaite Parisienne." Info: Maricela Radke, 218-847-8406.
"Firebird": 2 p.m, Weld Hall, MSUM. Presented by the Fargo-Moorhead Children's Ballet. Tickets $15 for adults, $8 for students. Info: 701-234-9440.
"Big River: The Adventures of Huckelberry Finn": 2 p.m., Hawley High School Theatre, Hawley. Presented by the Hawley HS Music Department. Reserved tickets may be purchased at the high school office or at the door. Info: 218-483-3555.
"Red Hot & Cole: A Cole Porter Music Revue": 2 p.m., Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. Presented by the Silver Follies, a mixture of biography and song celebrating the great American songwriter. Info: 701-235-6778.
"Galileo: The Power of the Telescope": 2 p.m., Planetarium, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Travel back in time to Pisa, Italy, to learn about Galileo's revolutionary ideas that culminated in his publication of "The Starry Messenger." Admission is $1.50-$3. Info: 218-477-2920.
Monday, May 17
Meet the Author: 10 a.m., Park Rapids Area Library. Anton Treuer, author of Ojibwe in Minnesota, will be at the library to discuss his book.
"Galileo: The Power of the Telescope": 7 p.m., Planetarium, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. See Sunday's listing for details.
Tuesday, May 18
2 Cents: 6:30 p.m., The Venue at the Hub, 2525 9th Ave. SW, Fargo. Info: 800-511-1552 or eventful.com.
Wednesday, May 19
Square Dance: 7 p.m., IOOF Hall, Detroit Lakes. Hosted by Lakes Plus. Caller is Larry Johansen.
Antiseen with Joe Buck: 10 p.m. to 1 a.m., The Aquarium, 226 Broadway (second floor), Fargo. Ages 21 and up (ID required for admission). Tickets $10 general admission. Info: 701-235-5913 or eventful.com.
Thursday, May 20
Nirmala Rajasekar: 7:30 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Free concert by vocalist and veena player Nirmala Rajasekar, who will perform the traditional music of India. Info: 218-844-SHOW (7469) or dlccc.org.
Book Discussion: 7 p.m., St. Peter's Lutheran Church, New York Mills. Joe Paatalo, author of "The Eddy," will be the guest speaker at a book club meeting. Paatalo's parents are from New York Mills.
Festival of Birds: Four-day birding event features workshops, field trips, exhibits, evening socials and more, headquartered at M State in Detroit Lakes. Evening program on bird migration begins at 5 p.m. in the Holiday Inn. Complete schedule and ticket information available at the Detroit Lakes Chamber of Commerce, by phone at 800-542-3992 or online at visitdetroitlakes.com.
Friday, May 21
Todd Sisson: 6:30 p.m., Frazee Liquor, 105 Second St. NE, Frazee. Ages 21 and up. Info: 218-334-7940 or eventful.com.
The Bodeans: 8 p.m., Fargo Theatre, 314 Broadway, Fargo. The Bodeans make their first Fargo appearance. Doors open 7 p.m. Tickets, $22-$29.50, available at the theater box office, Tickets 300 outlets, by phone at 800-514-3849 or online at jadepresents.com.
Ralph's Corner RIP 5th Anniversary Weekend: 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., The Aquarium, 226 Broadway (second floor), Fargo. Performances by Egypt, Starship Reducer, more. Tickets $5 general admission (two-day passes available for $12). Info: 701-235-5913 or eventful.com.
T.U.G.G.: 9 p.m., Nestor's, 1001 NP Ave. N., Fargo. Rock, reggae, ska music; ages 21 and up. Info: 701-232-2485 or eventful.com.
Festival of Birds: Evening program on "Birds in Flight" at Fair Hills Resort on Pelican Lake, starting at 4 p.m. See Thursday's listing for further details.
Saturday, May 22
Oak Hills Christian College Choir: 7 p.m., Harvest Fellowship Church, 806 Frazee Rd., Frazee. Info: 888-751-8670 or 218-334-3101.
Ralph's Corner RIP 5th Anniversary Weekend: 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., The Aquarium, 226 Broadway (second floor), Fargo. Performances by The Soviets and Floid Matrix with The Trans Ams. Tickets $10 general admission (two-day passes available for $12). Info: 701-235-5913 or eventful.com.
T.U.G.G.: 9 p.m., Silver Dollar Saloon, 209 W. Broadway, Elizabeth. Rock, reggae, ska music; ages 21 and up. Info: 218-9998-0441.
Festival of Birds: Keynote speaker Jeff Gordon will present the "Bird Song Grammys" at 6:30 p.m. in the Student Life Center at M State in Detroit Lakes. See Thursday's listing for further details on other events.
Professional Boxing: 7 p.m., Shooting Star Casino, 777 Casino Road, Mahnomen. "Tomorrow's Champions" event features main event Javontae Starks vs. Ryan Soft. Info: 800-313-7469 or starcasino.com.
Sunday, May 23
Festival of Birds: Final day features field trips to Glacial Ridge and Glendalough State Park. See Thursday's listing for further details.
History Boat Cruise: 3 to 5 p.m., Fair Hills Resort, Pelican Lake. Enjoy an afternoon cruise aboard the 60-foot "Big Pelican" excursion boat and learn a little Becker County boating history. Snacks and cash bar available. Proceeds benefit the Becker County Historical Society's history programming. Tickets $15. Info: 218-847-2938.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.