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THIS WEEK Saturday, December 19


• Free Kids' Movie: 10 a.m., Cinema 5 Theater, Washington Square Mall, Detroit Lakes. Bring a donation for the Becker County Food Pantry and enjoy a free screening of the movie "The Princess & The Frog."

• Sleigh Rides: 1 to 3 p.m., Washington Square Mall, Detroit Lakes. Mall shopping hours are 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

• Photos & Wishes With Santa: 1 to 4 p.m., Santa's Village, Washington Square Mall. The Girl Scouts will also be offering holiday gift wrapping from 1 to 5 p.m.

Sunday, December 20 HOLIDAY EVENTS

• Photos & Wishes With Santa: 1 to 4 p.m., Santa's Village, Washington Square Mall. Last chance to see St. Nick before Christmas!

• Christmas Variety Show: 6:30 p.m., Christian Fellowship Church, Detroit Lakes.

• Christmas Cantata: 8:15 and 10:30 a.m., United Methodist Church, Detroit Lakes. DLUMC Choir will perform "I Hear the Prophet Calling" by Pepper Choplin. Christmas tea to follow.

• Candles & Carols Concert: 4:30 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes. Free holiday concert followed by turkey dinner. A free will offering will be taken for local charities.

Monday,December 21


• LP-A Holiday Concert: 1:45 and 7:30 p.m., Lake Park-Audubon High School, Lake Park. Come "Sing Alleluia, Clap Your Hands" and enjoy some holiday music from LP-A students. Free admission.

• 'A Rainbow of Promises': 7 p.m., Faith Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes. Christmas program presented by Faith Christian School students.

• Holiday Open House: 2 to 3:30 p.m., Rossman Elementary School, Detroit Lakes. Come tour the holiday decorations, hear a reading in the library, visit with staff and listen to holiday music performed by the students. Refreshments served.

Tuesday,December 22


• Carols of Christmas: 7 p.m., First Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes. Kim Schnitzer and Vicki Marthaler perform holiday favorites. Guest clarinetist: Laura Marthaler. Please bring an item to donate to the Becker County Food Pantry.


December 23


• 'Blue Christmas': 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Detroit Lakes. Service for those experiencing a "blue" holiday season will be followed by a light supper. All are welcome.

Friday,December 25


• Christmas At Our House: Noon to 2 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 912 Lake Ave., Detroit Lakes. Free holiday dinner is open to all those who would like to attend. Home meal delivery available by calling 844-2808 prior to noon Wednesday, Dec. 23. Worship service at 11 a.m. is also open to the public.


The 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