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Tuesday, May 24

  • Stamp Carving 101, 10am & 6pm, Holmes Art Cellar.  Carve your own stamps with Artist Joann MacFarlin.  Fee charged; contact the Holmes Theatre to register, 218-844-7469 or www.dlccc.org
  • Tour Detroit Lakes High School, 5:30-7pm, meet in the commons.  An opportunity for the community to tour the newly remodeled building. 

Wednesday, May 25

  • Open Acoustic Jam, 5-6:30pm, DL Public Library.  All experience levels are welcome; bring your acoustic instrument & come have some fun!  218-847-2168, www.larl.org

Thursday, May 26

  • The World of Cinema, 2-4pm, DL Public Library; we will be screening the 1952 film, “What Price Glory”.  218-847-2168, www.larl.org
  • Customer Appreciation Open House, 5:30-8pm, Design 2 Sell; specials, appetizers, beverages and live music by The HayMakers.  218-844-8770, www.ShopDesign2SellAtTheLakes.com

Friday, May 27

  • 25th Anniversary Open House, 1-5pm, A Place to Belong (101 Graystone Plaza, #200); stop in and learn about the services we provide & have a cupcake!  218-846-9022, www.APlaceToBelong.com
  • Joe Nichols Concert, 8pm, Shooting Star Casino; for information & tickets, call 800-453-7827, www.starcasino.com
  • Smokin’ Amp DJ, 9pm, Holiday Inn; 218-847-2121, www.dlinn.com

Saturday-Monday, May 28-30

Saturday, May 28

  • Lakes Area Farmer’s Market, 10am-1pm, Peoples Park
  • Cookbook Signing with Sara Watson, 10am-2pm, Mainstream Boutique; Watson is from Blackboard Restaurant in Vergas.  Call Barb at 218-844-4990 if you want to reserve a book.
  • Live Music by Just Us, 4-6pm, Richwood Winery; 218-844-5990, www.richwoodwinery.com
  • Live Music by Phil Vaught, 8pm, Shooting Star Casino; 800-453-7827, www.starcasino.com
  • Live Music by Aurora and Whitey, 9pm, Hotel Shoreham; 218-847-9913, www.hotelshoreham.com
  • Live Music by 357 Band, 9pm, Pit 611; 218—439-6121, www.thepit611.com
  • Smokin’ Amp DJ, 9pm, Holiday Inn

Sunday, May 29

  • Memorial Day Dove Release, 2pm, David Donehower Funeral Home.  Reservations required by May 26; call 218-847-4147
  • Free Movie “Animal Childhood”, 2pm, Tamarac Nat. Wildlife Refuge; 218-847-2641, www.fws.gov/refuge/tamarac
  • Live Music by Island Time, 2-6pm, Long Bridge Bar, Grill & Marina; www.longbridgedl.com
  • Live Music by Doug Thompson, 4-6pm, Richwood Winery; 218-844-5990, www.richwoodwinery.com
  • Live Music by The Front Fenders, 9pm, Pit 611; 218-439-6121, www.thepit611.com

Monday, May 30

  • Memorial Day Parade, 10am, from Veteran’s Memorial Park down Washington Avenue to the pavilion; program to follow.

Tuesday, May 31

  • Author Visit with Will Brink, 7-8pm, DL Public Library; Brink is author of “The Squad: Encouraging Veteran to Veteran Dialogue”.  218-847-2168, www.larl.org

Thru June 15

  • Crayon Drive, at all Verizon BeMobile locations.  Crazy Crayons is a national crayon recycling program.  They will turn your discarded crayons into recycled free crayons to be donated to children’s hospitals across the U.S. 

Leadership Development Class – “Coaching for Higher Engagement and Performance”

  • Classes will be June 8 & 15 at M State; Dana Haagenson, Instructor.  For more information, contact Amy at 218-846-3766 or email amy.hochgraber@minnesota.edu.  Register at:

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