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Wednesday, April 9

'A Case of Spring Fever'

The DL Christian Women's Club presents "A Case of Spring Fever" from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes Holiday Inn. Lunch cost is $8. Reservations should be made by April 7 to Norma at 218-846-1977 or Ruth at 218-847-5507.

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Thursday, April 10

Shrine Circus

The Shrine Circus comes to Detroit Lakes' Freeman Arena for three shows today, at 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. General admission is $5; doors open one hour before the start of each show.

Spring Arts Festival

The Frazee Schools Spring Arts Festival opens today from 7-9 p.m. in the Green Gym at Frazee High School, located in the Green Gym. Tonight's show is open to students, their families and the general public. The Frazee Schools Spring Arts Festival is an opportunity to view displays of 2-D and 3-D art made by K-12 grade students.

Friday, April 11

Spring Arts Festival

The Frazee Schools Spring Arts Festival concludes today in the Green Gym at Frazee High School, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Today's festival is open for Frazee School staff to view, and teachers are encouraged to bring their classes to tour art displays. The Frazee Schools Spring Arts Festival is an opportunity to view displays of 2-D and 3-D art made by K-12 grade students.

Johnson Family Band

The Johnson Family Band, bluegrass band from the Fargo area, will give a concert at the James W. Mann Auditorium, New York Mills Schools, at 7:30 p.m. The band consists of an energetic group of young musicians presenting the music that they love. This concert is free to students. Adult tickets are $9 advance and $12 at the door. Call 218-385-3339 for information and tickets or visit www.kulcher.org. This concert is sponsored by the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center.

Red Bridge Film Festival

Park Rapids' inaugural Red Bridge Film Festival begins with an opening night gala at the Red Bridge Inn, starting at 5 p.m. All festival films will be screened at the Park Theatre; call 1-218-732-3461 or 218-237-7337 for more info.

Saturday, April 12

Beading class

A Lampwork Beadmaking class will be held today in the Country Charm store at Washington Square Mall, from 1-3 p.m. and again from 4-6 p.m. This class will show you how to make glass beads using a torch and different colored rods of glass. Cost is $25 and includes all supplies needed to make a bead or possible two if time permits. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required as class size is limited. For more information, call Country Charm at 846-1640 or go to ojibwecustombeadwork.com.

'Spring Fever Reliever'

The Lodge on Lake Detroit will host a "Spring Fever Reliever" event, starting at 5:30 p.m. with a California boutique wine tasting event (reservations required; admission $25 per person). The wine tasting will be followed by a free Live at the Lodge concert at 7 p.m., featuring the talents of Minneapolis jazz vocalist Christine Rosholt, accompanied by Frazee's own Tim Sparks on guitar and Graydon Peterson on bass. Call 218-847-8439 or 1-800-761-VIEW for more information.

Red Bridge Film Festival

Park Rapids' inaugural Red Bridge Film Festival continues at the Park Theatre with a special 2 p.m. screening of "Grease," followed by a 1950s-style party at the MinneSoda Fountain. A 5 p.m. screening of the movie "The Corporation" will be followed by a panel discussion. Call 1-218-732-3461 or 218-237-7337 for ticket information.

FM Jazz Arts Big Band

The Fargo-Moorhead Jazz Arts Big Band will present a concert featuring trombone player John Fedchock on Saturday, April 12 at the Fargo Theatre. As a tribute to Fargo native and jazz composer Paul Severson, The Big Band will be premiering Paul Severson's last chart, "Run with the Wind." For ticket information call 218-359-4JAZZ (4529) or visit www.JazzArtsFM. com.

'Carnival of the Animals'

The Fargo Moorhead Ballet will present the ballet "Carnival of the Animals," a composition by Camille Saint-Saens, at Weld Hall on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead. The ballet will be presented at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at Fargostuff.com, 701-234-9440 and at the door.

Sunday, April 13

Red Bridge Film Festival

Park Rapids' inaugural Red Bridge Film Festival continues at the Park Theatre with a 2 p.m. screening of the movie "Bucharest Express," followed by an informal chat with filmmaker Chuck Portz at Bella Caffé. Call 1-218-732-3461 or 218-237-7337 for ticket information.

'Carnival of the Animals'

The Fargo Moorhead Ballet will present the ballet "Carnival of the Animals," a composition by Camille Saint-Saens, at Weld Hall on the campus of Minnesota State University Moorhead. The ballet, which starts at 2 p.m., will be preceded by a special free event, "Family Day at the Ballet," featuring face painting, story telling, creative movement, back stage tour, a children's art exhibit and a chance to meet the ballet's characters. Tickets are available at Fargostuff.com, 701-234-9440 and at the door.

Monday, April 14

Red Bridge Film Festival

Park Rapids' inaugural Red Bridge Film Festival concludes at the Park Theatre with a special free screening of the award-winning film "Oh Brother, Where Art Thou," for festival pass holders only, at 7 p.m. Call 1-218-732-3461 or 218-237-7337 for more information.

Tuesday, April 15

Vocal recital

Minnesota State Community and Technical College music student Anastasia Skillingstad will present a vocal recital at 7:30 p.m. in the Waage Fine Arts Theater on the campus of MSCTC-Fergus Falls. Skillingstad, who studies with MSCTC instructor Teresa Ashworth, will perform works of Mozart, Scarlatti, Schubert, Vivaldi and others. Susan Sanner is her accompanist. The public is invited to attend and admission is free. A reception will follow the recital. More information is available by contacting the MSCTC Waage Fine Arts Center office at 218-736-1600.

Thursday, April 17

Empty Bowls Lunch

In an effort to help fight hunger, students from Minnesota State Community and Technical College are participating in an Empty Bowls Project by hosting a lunch from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Legacy Hall on the MSCTC-Fergus Falls campus. Guests will be served soup in a handmade ceramic bowl of their choice in exchange for a minimum donation of $12 to the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen. Guests will be allowed to keep their bowl as a reminder of the meal's purpose.

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The Weekly Entertainment Calendar appears weekly in the 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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