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What's Happening - February 6 to 12, 2017

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What's Happening

What's Happening is a weekly resource guide for free or low cost activities, events, music, museum experiences, lectures and cultural web links for MSC Southeast students, faculty and staff. To submit items for What's Happening, email David Echelard, dechelard@southeastmn.edu.

Monday February 13

WSU Inclusion and Diversity is sponsoring a viewing and discussion of "13th" Documentary
Winona State University - Science Laboratory Center 175 West Mark Street 7:00
13th is a 2016 American Documentary by Director Ava DuVernay, centered on race in the United States criminal justice system. The film is titled after the Thirteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. 

Tuesday February 14

WSU Faculty Recital: Professor Eric Brisson on piano
Winona State University - Performing Arts Center 175 West Mark Street Winona, 7:30
WSU's Department of Music will host a faculty recital featuring professor Eric Brisson on piano. 

Wednesday February 15

Viterbo University Presents the Artaria String Quartet
Fine Arts Center Recital Hall Lacrosse 7:30
Artaria String Quartet with violist Renée Skerik and cellist Laura Thielke.  Featuring Sibelius' Intimate Voices and Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence

The Frozen River Film Festival
The Frozen River Film Festival offers documentary films and programming that engage, educate and activate our community to become involved in the world.
Winona State University (various locations)

IT'S AN ACOUSTIC CAFE GAME NIGHT! 
77 Lafayette Winona, 8:00
Tell your friends, and bring your family. This month we will be featuring the board game Settlers of CATAN.

Thursday February 16

The Frozen River Film Festival
The Frozen River Film Festival offers documentary films and programming that engage, educate and activate our community to become involved in the world.
Winona State University (various locations)

The Winona State University Department of Theatre and Dance will present Dancescape
Winona State University - Performing Arts Center 7:30
This year's show features original choreography by WSU students, alumni, faculty and guest choreographers; a guest lighting designer; and a 54-member production company.

Saint Mary's University Theatre and Dance Present: Next to Normal
Page Theatre Saint Mary's Performance Center 7:30
This modern American musical explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness. Next to Normal takes audiences into the minds and hearts of each character, presenting their family's story with love, sympathy and heart.

Friday February 17

Sheldon Theatre Presents: Arts Alive
Sheldon Theatre 443 W. 3rd Street Red Wing 7:00
It's a little stage show, a little visual arts, a little of both. Now in its 28th year, thousands of Red Wing area youth have discovered their voices in one of the most treasured annual events of the local arts scene, as 150 local kids showcase their talents at the Sheldon!

The Frozen River Film Festival
The Frozen River Film Festival offers documentary films and programming that engage, educate and activate our community to become involved in the world.
Winona State University (various locations)

The Winona State University Department of Theatre and Dance will present Dancescape
Winona State University - Performing Arts Center 7:30
This year's show features original choreography by WSU students, alumni, faculty and guest choreographers; a guest lighting designer; and a 54-member production company.

Saint Mary's University Theatre and Dance Present: Next to Normal
Page Theatre Saint Mary's Performance Center 7:30
This modern American musical explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness. Next to Normal takes audiences into the minds and hearts of each character, presenting their family's story with love, sympathy and heart.

Mo Rishdog @ the Acoustic Cafe
77 Lafayette Winona,8:00
Mo Rishdog is a musical concoction comprising of North African folk, French pop, Middle-Eastern ballads, Americana, and a dash of 90's Alternative-rock thrown generously into the mix. MO Rishdog is the musical sandbox project of Winona based, Morocco native Anas Gateau

Crossings @ Carnegie present: Peter Ostroushko
320 East Ave. Zumbrota  7:30
Peter Ostroushko, one of the finest mandolin and fiddle players in acoustic music, returns to town and he's bringing special guest Dan Chouinard to perform with him.

Saturday February 18

Candlelight Snowshoe @ Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center  28097 Goodview Dr. Lanesboro 5:00-9:00
Stroll along a lighted trail on a beautiful winter evening. Gaze at the stars, listen to the wind over the prairie, explore the nighttime woods then stop by a campfire to warm up. Snowshoes provided. There will be an additional unlit trail through the prairie for those interested in a longer route. Headlamps will be available, but feel free to bring your own. 

The Oak Center Store Presents: Monroe Crossing
The Oak Center General Store 67011 Hwy 63  Lake City, 8:00
World-class bluegrass entertainers Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, and heartfelt originals. Their airtight harmonies, razor sharp arrangements, and on-stage rapport make them audience favorites across the United States and Canada.  

The Frozen River Film Festival
The Frozen River Film Festival offers documentary films and programming that engage, educate and activate our community to become involved in the world.
Winona State University (various locations)

The Winona State University Department of Theatre and Dance will present Dancescape
Winona State University - Performing Arts Center 7:30
This year's show features original choreography by WSU students, alumni, faculty and guest choreographers; a guest lighting designer; and a 54-member production company.

Saint Mary's University Theatre and Dance Present: Next to Normal
Page Theatre Saint Mary's Performance Center 7:30
This modern American musical explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness. Next to Normal takes audiences into the minds and hearts of each character, presenting their family's story with love, sympathy and heart.

River City Ballroom Dancers Present:Swinging with the Old Fashioneds- Ballroom dance and live band
Winona Athletic Club 773 E.5th Winona
Dance to a LIVE BAND performing 50's swing and rock and roll!

The Pump House Presents: Old School Variety Show
The Pump House 119 King Street La Crosse, 7:30
Every show is brand new and never rehearsed. Each and every show takes on its own natural rhythm dictated by the invited performers. The show is as fresh to the entertainers on stage as it is to the audience.

Sunday February 19

The Frozen River Film Festival
The Frozen River Film Festival offers documentary films and programming that engage, educate and activate our community to become involved in the world.
Winona State University (various locations)

Saint Mary's University Theatre and Dance Present: Next to Normal
Page Theatre Saint Mary's Performance Center 3:00
This modern American musical explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness. Next to Normal takes audiences into the minds and hearts of each character, presenting their family's story with love, sympathy and heart.

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Options every week

"Livewell: volunteer opportunities hub & links for Winona

Winona INDOOR Farmers Market 
East End Rec Center, 210 Zumbro St, Winona 9:00-12:00 (Select dates)
32 Vendors Offering Locally Grown Food

Rochester's Saturday Winter Farmer market Hours and Location 

Free Student Tuesdays at the Marine Art Museum
10:00 - 5:00   800 Riverview Drive Winona  

Cannon Valley Trail
The Cannon Valley Trail is a 19.7 mile long trail that runs through diverse and spectacular scenery on a former Chicago Great Western Railroad line connecting the cities of Cannon Falls, Welch and Red Wing in beautiful southeastern Minnesota.  A ski pass is required for cross country skiing.

Live Music at the Trempealeau Hotel  Trempealeau WI
Check out website for musical events

Acoustic Café Winona
Calendar of music entertainment

International Owl Center Houston MN
Educational visits and late night owl prowl opportunities!

Paul Watkins Art Gallery, Winona State University
Open 8:00 am - 4:00 pm daily

Lanesboro, MN
Art gallery, Commonweal Theatre and art events in a beautiful region -- an excuse for a road trip!

Rochester Art Center - Free Thursdays
40 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904

National Eagle Center
50, Pembroke Ave,  Wabasha MN
Educational Nature, eagle watching and fun place to visit with friends and family. 

The Polish Cultural Institute and Museum
102 Liberty St., Winona
Winona's Kashubian Polish traditions through events and other initiatives.

The Winona County Historical Society

Goodhue County Historical Society
1166 Oak Street,  Red Wing

Red Wing Arts Association
418 Levee Street Red Wing
Ongoing exhibitions in gallery as well as summer concert series.

 


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