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A Few Examples of Upcoming Events

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Oct 20 "Young Frankenstein" @ Andria Theatre Oct 21 "Category E - Stage Play" @ Lakes Area Theatre Oct 27 Concert: "Galactic Cowboy Orchestra Concert" @ NY Mills Cultural Center Oct 29 "Makers Market & Halloween Show" @ Central Square Inc. Nov 3 The 30th Annual Alexandria Area Holiday Arts and Crafters Tour Nov 3 Concert: "Curtis & Loretta" @ NY Mills Cultural Center Nov 4 Workshop: "Mixed Media Collage with Carmen McCullough" @ Holmes Art Cellar Nov 5 "Mini Workshops Marathon" @ Art of the Lakes Nov 8 Workshop: "Intro to Calligraphy with Jesse Grieger" @ Holmes Art Cellar Nov 9 2022 Fall Workshop: "Glass on Glass Mosaic" @ the New York Mills Cultural Center Nov 10 "19th Annual Holmes Art Show" @ Historic Holmes Theatre Nov 10 Workshop: "Orikane: The Art of Folding Money" @ Art of the Lakes Gallery Nov 11 "Our Miss Brook, Thanksgiving" - Radio Show @ Lakes Area Theatre Nov 11 "Father Knows Best - Thanksgiving" - Radio Show @ Lakes Area Theatre Nov 15 Off-the-Wall Exhibit Artist Reception Nov 17 "Diana Cherrywood Quilt Challenge" @ Stevens County Historical Society & Museum Nov 18 Prairie Fire Children's Theatre Performance: "Jack and the Beanstalk" @ Browns Valley School Gymnasium Nov 19 Workshop: "Create a Jewelry Christmas Tree" @ Art of the Lakes Gallery Nov 19 "PANGEA: Cultivating Our Cultures 2022" @ Hjemkomst Center Nov 19 "the Art Guild Shop" @ 604 Broadway St. Alexandria Nov 19 "Branden and James | A powerhouse cello and vocal duo" @ Central Square Inc. Dec 2 "Sorry! Wrong Chimney!" @ Lakes Area Theatre Dec 3 2022 Fall Workshop "Stamped Mixed Metal Jewelry" @ the New York Mills Cultural Center Dec 11 "Mason Dixon Line - A Kickin’ Country Christmas" @ Central Square Inc. Dec 16 "Blondie- Christmas Day" - Radio Show @ Lakes Area Theatre Dec 16 "Life of Riley - No Christmas Bonus" - Radio Show @ Lakes Area Theatre Dec 17 Concert: "Dylan Doyle Band" @ NY Mills Cultural Center Dec 21 Concert: "Longest Night Music Festival" @ NY Mills Cultural Center Feb 23 Self Publishing: "An Author Talk and Reading" @ Morris Public Library Mar 20 "Self-Publishing: An Author Talk & Reading" by Peter Bremer @ Detroit Lakes Public Library