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THIS WEEK
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Thursday, June 24

THEATER

• "The Foreigner": 7:30 p.m., Long Lake Theater, 12183 Beacon Road, Hubbard. See Wednesday's listing for details.

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• "Altar Boyz": 7:30 p.m. Gaede Stage, Minnesota State University Moorhead. Five small-town boys try to save the world, one screaming fan at a time. Tickets: MSUM Box Office, 218-477-2271 or mnstate.edu/strawhat.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Turtle Fest: Turtle races, baseball tournaments, medallion hunt, train rides, dog show, parade and much more are planned during this week of fun. Today's highlights include the Dog Show at NP Park, noon to 4 p.m.

• Community Play Day: 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m., Rheault Farm, 2902 25th St. S., Fargo. Kids' fun includes mini golf, parachute and giant Twister, bubble show with music and bookmark coloring project. Free admission; adult supervision required. Info: 701-241-8160.

• "Red River Skies-Summer Planets": 7 p.m., MSUM Planetarium, Moorhead. Learn how to use a star map and where to find bright planets in the summer sky. Admission is $1.50-$3. Info: 218-477-2920.

Friday, June 25

MUSIC

• The Everett Smithson Band: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Holiday Beach Bar & Grill, Holiday Inn, 1155 Highway 10 East, Detroit Lakes. No cover charge. Info: 218-847-2121.

• The Unbelievable Uglies: 8 p.m., Grand View Heights Ballroom, Perham. Classic rock. Admission $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Info: 218-841-3683.

THEATER

• Shakespeare in the Park: 7 p.m., City Park Bandshell, Detroit Lakes. Cast of 21 actors, ranging between age 12 and 71, will present the comedy "The Merry Wives of Windsor." Free admission; bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Presented by the Historic Holmes Theatre, directed by Nikki Caulfield. Info: 218-844-SHOW or www.dlccc.org.

• "Robinson Crusoe": 7 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Presented by Missoula Children's Theatre, featuring a cast of local child actors. Info: 218-844-SHOW or www.dlccc.org.

• "The Foreigner": 7:30 p.m., Long Lake Theater, 12183 Beacon Road, Hubbard. See Wednesday's listing for details.

• "Altar Boyz": 7:30 p.m. Gaede Stage, Minnesota State University Moorhead. See Thursday's listing for details.

ART EVENTS

• Artist Reception: 6:30 to 8 p.m., Rourke Art Gallery, 523 4th St. S., Moorhead. For Joyce Savre's mixed media exhibit, "Broken Yet Whole," on display through Aug. 15. Info: 218-236-8861.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Festival of Authors & Artists: Noon to 8 p.m., Dorset. Book signings by many Minnesota authors beginning at noon at Sister Wolf Books; meet area artists and view their creations, from blown glass beadwork and mosaics to paintings, jewelry and pottery; enjoy live music by local musicians. Info:www.dorsetmn.com.

• Turtle Fest: Turtle races, baseball tournaments, medallion hunt, train rides, dog show, parade and much more are planned during this week of fun. Today's highlights include the grand parade and a performance by The Unbelievable Uglies at the Grand View Heights Ballroom. Info: Perham Chamber, 800-634-6112 or www.perham.com.

• Scandinavian Hjemkomst Festival: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead; events at various other locations throughout evening. Info: 701-478-9150.

Saturday, June 26

THEATER

• Shakespeare in the Park: 7 p.m., City Park Bandshell, Detroit Lakes. See Friday's listing.

• "Robinson Crusoe": 10:30 a.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Info: 218-844-SHOW or www.dlccc.org.

• "The Foreigner": 7:30 p.m., Long Lake Theater, 12183 Beacon Road, Hubbard. See Wednesday's listing for details.

COMEDY

• Lewis Black: 8 p.m., Fargo Theatre, 314 Broadway, Fargo. Stand-up comedy performer. Tickets $45. Info: 800-514-3849.

ART EVENTS

• Artist Reception: 3 to 6 p.m., Regional Cultural Center, 24 North Main Ave., New York Mills. For Stephen Henning's landscape paintings, on display through June. Info: 218-385-3339.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Turtle Fest: Turtle races, baseball tournaments, medallion hunt, train rides, dog show, parade and much more are planned during this week of fun. Today's highlights include the Lions Demolition Derby and Pirates baseball, both starting at 7 p.m. Info: Perham Chamber, 800-634-6112 or www.perham.com.

• Scandinavian Hjemkomst Festival: Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Info: 701-478-9150.

Sunday, June 27

LITERARY EVENTS

• "The Battle of Gettysburg": 7 p.m., ITOW Veterans Museum, 805 W. Main, Perham. New York Mills pastor and historian Ryan Stout will give a PowerPoint presentation on the Battle of Gettysburg. Fought on July 1-3, 1863, it was one of the pivotal conflicts of the Civil War, with the largest number of casualties from any single battle of the war. Free and open to the public. Info: 218-346-7678.

THEATER

• Shakespeare in the Park: 7 p.m., City Park Bandshell, Detroit Lakes. See Friday's listing.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Turtle Fest: Turtle races, baseball tournaments, medallion hunt, train rides, dog show, parade and much more are planned during this week of fun. Today's highlights include the Heavenly Hackers Golf Tournament and the first annual 549 Youth Baseball Tournament. Info: Perham Chamber, 800-634-6112 or www.perham.com.

• Scandinavian Hjemkomst Festival: Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Nordic 5K Run/Walk, 9 to 10:30 a.m. Registration $25; runners will receive a T-shirt, prizes and food. Info: 701-478-9150 or NordicCultureClubs.org.

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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 vgerdes@dlnewspapers.com.

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