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Sunday, Jan. 13


• Celestial Sounds Series: 4 p.m., Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral, 3600 25th St. S., Fargo. "Evensong" concert is free and open to the public. Info: 701-232-3394.


• Snowshoe Science Adventure: 2 p.m., Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, 35704 County Highway 26, Rochert. Explore the science of winter and learn how to turn wildlife and plant life sightings into a documented observation through Project Noah; bring a camera, meet at Pine Lake parking area. Snowshoes for children available for loan, adult snowshoes limited. Info: 218-847-2641.

• Fight the Frost with Games Galore: Noon to 6 p.m., Fargodome, 1800 N. University Drive, Fargo. Families and young adults can play on over 35 inflatable games; also Laser Tag and concessions; free parking; tickts are $10 for age 6 and older, $6 for ages 5 and younger, group rates available. Info: 701-241-9100.

• "Larry Cat in Space": 2 p.m., Planetarium, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Playful, imaginative cartoon about an inquisitive cat who takes a trip to the moon; admission is $5, $2.50 for children 12 and younger, seniors and Tri-College students. Info: 218-477-2920.

Monday, Jan. 14


• Open Jam Night: 9 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. Hosted by members of The Roosters, 8th Hour, Carmen the Cactus and October Road. No cover charge. Info: 701-356-5227.


• "Red River Skies": 7 p.m., Planetarium, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Learn how to use a star map and explore the winter sky over the Red River Valley, look at constellations, stars and planets visible in winter and listen to some of the ancient myths about the night sky; admission is $5, $2.50 for children 12 and younger, seniors and Tri-College students. Info: 218-477-2920.

Tuesday, Jan. 15


• Square Dancing: 6:30 p.m., Cash Wise Community Room, 1401 33rd St. S., Fargo. Rounds with Bernadette, dine and dance at 5:30 p.m.; Bernadette McNeil, cuer.

Wednesday, Jan. 16


• Square Dancing: 7 to 9 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall, 118 W. Holmes St., Detroit Lakes. Hosted by Larry's Plus; Larry Johansen is the caller.

• Ballroom Dancing: 7 to 9 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. A 30-minute cha-cha lesson followed by open dancing, practice and pizza, all included with admission price of $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers; all ages welcome. Hosted by Northern Lights Ballroom. Info: 701-293-8306.

• Western Wednesday: 7:30 to 10 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. Social dance class featuring the Texas two-step and swing; beginners welcome, no partner needed. Admission is $5 per person. Info: 218-329-1735.


• "A Chorus Line": 7:30 p.m., Gate City Bank Theatre, Fargodome, 1800 N. University Drive, Fargo. Winner of nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical, and the Pulitzer Prize for drama, this singular sensation is the longest-running American Broadway musical; ticket range is $25-$50. Info: 855-694-6367.


• Pint-Size Explorers-Pandamonium: 3:15 to 4:45 p.m., Red River Zoo, 4255 23rd Ave. S., Fargo. Discover the differences between the giant panda and the smaller, red panda. Info: 701- 277-9240.

Thursday, Jan. 17


• Kathie Brekke & the 42nd Street Jazz Band: 7 p.m., 7 p.m., Basie's at the Ramada, 1635 42nd St. S., Fargo. No cover charge.


• Thursday Night Comedy: 8 p.m., Courtney's Comedy Club, 600 30th Ave. S., Moorhead. Cover charge $10; half price admission with college or military ID. Free open mic after the show. Info: 218-287-7100.

Friday, Jan. 18


• The Guess Who: 8 p.m., Shooting Star Casino, 777 Casino Road, Mahnomen. Classic rock group performs an evening of their greatest hits. Tickets start at $15. Info: 800-313-7469.


• Square Dancing: 7:30 to 10 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall, 118 W. Holmes St., Detroit Lakes. Hosted by the Country Twirlers; Myron Hollatz is the caller.

Saturday, Jan. 19


• Sledding & Hot Cocoa: 12 to 4 p.m., Boys & Girls Club, Detroit Lakes. Hosted by the Detroit Lakes Women of today. Tubes will be available for sledding and a hot cocoa bar will be set up inside. Bundle up and bring the whole family for this free afternoon of fun.


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