This Week in Entertainment
Sunday, Feb. 10
Varying Degrees Percussion Trio: 3 to 4 p.m., Gaede Theatre, 1104 7th Ave. S., Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Three percussionists, multiple musical influences and dozens of instruments from around the world combine to create an unforgettable concert event; Members include Kenyon Williams, Tom Christianson and Andy Clemenson. Free admission. Info: 218-477-4610.
Concordia Band Home Concert: 4 to 6 p.m., Memorial Auditorium, Concordia College, Moorhead. Free and open to the public.
"Rumors": 2 p.m., The Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. The confusion, miscommunications and classic farcical hilarity mount in this play by Neil Simon. Info: 701-235-6778.
Winter Mini-Golf Masters & Bean Bag Tournament: 1 p.m., BJ's Barbecue Shack, Detroit Lakes. Prizes for children's and adult divisions. Live music, hot chocolate, s'mores, food and drink specials. Free admission.
Family Ski Trek: 2 p.m., Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, 35704 County Highway 26, Rochert. Grab your skis and dress in layers. You'll leisurely glide along with stops to admire the fascinating world of winter wildlife. Meet at the Pine Lake parking area on County Highway 29 for this two mile adventure. Free admission. Info: 218-847-2641.
"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, Feb. 11
Open Jam Night: 9 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. The host band includes members from The Roosters, 8th Hour, Carmen the Cactus and October Road. Info: 701-356-5227.
Joe Rossi, Minnesota Photographer: 7 to 8:30 p.m., Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave., Detroit Lakes. This Polar Fest event is free and open to the public. Info: 218-847-2168.
Chocolate Chill: 4 to 6 p.m., Washington Square Mall, Detroit Lakes. Polar Fest event featuring chocolate sampling, live music by Shari Breznay and Valentine's Day shopping, with a host of in-store specials. Chocolate sampler box is $5, available at participating businesses. Info: 218-847-9202.
"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, Feb. 12
Varying Degrees Percussion Trio: 7:30 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. See today's (Sunday) listing for details; reserved seating. Tickets are $10 for adults and free to students of all ages. Info: 218-844-7469 or dlccc.org.
Luke Hranicka: 9:30 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. Rock music; no cover charge. Info: 701-356-5227.
Club Bellydance: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Garage Bar, 3108 9th St. S., Moorhead. Featuring Bellydance Superstars and regional dancers including Enchanting Erica, Ezma Siddiqah, The Lovely Dozen, The Shimmy Sisters, Gaia Sophia of Nebu Ka' Tribal and Joan Schaefer of Sofia Tribal, featured solos from Ezra, Cherish, Ashley Throw, Aremi, Ana Ari and Saphira. Tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Info: 701-356-5227.
Mary Casanova, Minnesota Children's Author: 12 noon, Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave., Detroit Lakes. Casanova will talk about her children's novels and picture books; free and open to the public. Info: 218-847-2168.
Wednesday, Feb. 13
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.
"Witness": 5 and 7 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 619 Broadway, Fargo. An innovative, humorous and moving retelling of the gospel by Jonathan Swenson, who portrays eight different characters as each responds to Jesus; free and open to the public. Info: 701-235-7389.
Open Mic Night: 9:30 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. Comedy and karaoke; no cover charge. Info: 701-356-5227.