Arts Calendar: January 23, 2020

Arts and Culture Calendar by markjohnson on January 28, 2020
  • The University of Minnesota Crookston will host a public “Snow Sculpting” on Saturday, January 25 at 10:00 am, featuring lead sculptors Trey Everett and Gary Stegman.  Faculty, staff as well as the entire Crookston Community are welcome to assist, at Parking Lot G, near the Kiehle Building. 
  • UMC presents a live comedy show featuring Feraz Ozel on Wednesday February 5th at 7:00 pm in Kiehle Auditorium on campus.  The event is open to the public.
  • On Sunday, January 26th the University of North Dakota Honor Band, Women’s Honor Choir, Mixed Honor Choir, and Honor Strings Ensemble will present their concert at 1:30 p.m. in the Chester Fritz Auditorium on the UND campus.
  • Bemidji State University’s 5th Annual JazzFest will be held on Friday, February 7th at 7:30 pm.  The annual JazzFest consists of high school jazz bands from across the region and will feature Tim Aucoin, a nationally recognized music educator and bassist, and Kenni Holmen, one of the most active recording and touring musicians from the Twin Cities.  All the festival’s daytime events are free and open to the public. The evening concerts begin at 7:30 p.m.
  • Bemidji’s Sanford Center will host the Bemidji Community Theater’s performance of “Murder Ahoy” – an interactive Mystery Dinner Theater – in the Sanford ballrooms on Thursday, February 20th at 5:30, or Friday, February 21st at 6:30

Arts Calendar: January 9-12, 2020

Arts and Culture Calendar by markjohnson on January 28, 2020
  • The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is hosting a Winter Fantasy Art Show in conjunction with Ice Fest 2020 in Thief River Falls. The show will be exhibited on January 12 from 11 am to 2 pm in the lobby of the Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls. The exhibit will then move to the gallery at Northland Community and Technical College through February.
  • The next live performance of the “Sunday in the Galleries” music series at the Museum of Art in Grand Forks is Sunday, January 19th at 2:00pm.  The Italian Saxophone Quartet will be featured.  Tickets are available at the door or by contacting the North Dakota Museum of Art at 701-777-4195.  The Museum of Art is located at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks.
  • The 46th Annual “Ag-a-Rama” will be held at the University of Minnesota in Crookston on Saturday, January 25th with contests in agronomy, animal science, horticulture, agricultural business, and natural resources.
  • A “Community Variety Show” will be held in Bagley, MN High School auditorium on Sunday, January 12th from 3 until 5 pm.  The show will have a variety of musical acts, dancers, and a splash of comedy.