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The Beat Goes On: Minnesota History Players Virginia Mae Hope March 12-14

Virginia Mae Hope, a native of Winnebago, Minnesota, was a member of the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) during WWII. WASP flew planes and performed wartime duties in the United States, thus freeing male pilots for combat. In 1977, Congress recognized the WASP asmilitary pilots and granted them veteran status.

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Tuesday, March 12
10:30 a.m. – Fertile Library
1:30 p.m. – Climax-Shelly School(Open to the public!)
6:30 p.m. – Crookston Library

Wednesday, March 13
9:00 a.m. – Norman County West
Elementary School (Hendrum)
(Open to the public!)
2:00 p.m. – Moorhead Library
7:00 p.m. – Barnesville Library

Thursday, March 14
2:00 p.m. – Bagley Library
6:00 p.m. – Gonvick LINK Site

 

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: Minnesota Historical Society Scrapbooking Workshop March 14-15

Create a frame worthy scrapbook page of a treasured family recipe in this workshop. Minnesota Historical Society will provide all the supplies and equipment for up to 20 participants at each location. Participants just need to bring a handwritten recipe and some photos which will be scanned for scrapbooking and the originals returned.

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Thursday, March 14
12:00 p.m. – Breckenridge Library
(Bring a brown bag lunch!)
7:00 p.m. – Moorhead Library

Friday, March 15
10:30 a.m. – Crookston Library
3:00 p.m. – McIntosh Library

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: The Teddy Bear Band, Multigenerational Music March 18-20

A duo from the Teddy Bear Band will present an inter-generational music program called “When Grandma and Grandpa Were Little.” Focusing on and celebrating seniors and children, this presentation is suitable for the entire family.

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Monday, March 18-ALL PERFORMANCES CANCELED TODAY DUE TO BLIZZARD!
10:30 a.m. – McIntosh Library
1:30 p.m. – Crookston Library
6:30 p.m. – Shelly LINK Site

Tuesday, March 19
9:00 a.m. – Halstad Living Center (Open to the public!)
1:00 p.m. – Twin Valley Living Center (Open to the public!)
6:00 p.m. – Ulen LINK Site

Wednesday, March 20
10:30 a.m. – Detroit Lakes Library
2:00 p.m. – Moorhead Library
6:00 p.m. – Rothsay Community Center (Open to the public!)

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: Rep. Dean Urdahl, Minnesota Author & Storyteller March 22-23

First elected in 2002, Rep. Urdahl is an author and retired educator. He has written a trilogy about the U.S. – Dakota Conflict, also known as the Sioux Uprising. The Uprising started across the lake from Rep. Urdahl’s home and his great-grandfather buried the conflict’s first five victims.

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Friday, March 22
10:30 a.m. – Crookston Library
2:00 p.m. – Ada Library
7:00 p.m. – Detroit Lakes Library

Saturday, March 23
10:15 a.m. – Fosston Library
2:00 p.m. – Hawley Library
7:00 p.m. – Moorhead Library

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: Irish Songs from the Lumber Camps March 26 & 27

Renowned masters of Celtic music, Miller and Gosa transport you to the 19th-century lumber camps where Irish-American lumberjacks created unique north woods entertainment based on the music of the Emerald Isle.

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Tuesday, March 26
7:00 p.m. – Moorhead Library

Wednesday, March 27
4:00 p.m. – Crookston Library

 

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: Lionel Flood, Minnesota Bonsai Tree Presenter April 3-5

Lionel Flood, President of the Minnesota Bonsai Society, will present about the art history and styles of bonsai trees and show you how to cultivate your own! Learn what trees work best for cultivation from season to season.

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Wednesday, April 3
10:30 a.m. – Crookston Library
1:00 p.m. – Fertile Library
4:00 p.m. – McIntosh Library

Thursday, April 4
10:00 a.m. – Gonvick LINK Site
2:30 p.m. – Bagley Library
5:30 p.m. – Detroit Lakes Library

Friday, April 5
9:30 a.m. – Moorhead Library
1:00 p.m. – Ada Library
6:30 p.m. – Shelly LINK Site

 

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: Dr. Carroll Engelhardt, Minnesota Author & Educator April 9-11

Engelhardt, a retired Concordia College professor who taught from 1970 to 2007 in Moorhead, is the author of “The Farm at Holstein Dip” – a reminiscence of his Iowa boyhood, hometown, and a vanished rural way of life. The presentation will appeal to anyone interested in learning about what it was like to live in the rural Midwest in the forties and fifties.

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Tuesday, April 9
10:00 a.m. – Moorhead Library
2:00 p.m. – Climax Library
6:30 p.m. – Crookston Library

Wednesday, April 10
10:30 a.m. – Bagley Library
2:00 p.m. – Mahnomen Library
7:00 p.m. – Detroit Lakes Library

Thursday, April 11
10:30 a.m. – Barnesville Library
2:00 p.m. – Hawley Library
5:00 p.m. – Lake Park LINK Site

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: Dennis Warner, Minnesota Folk Family Musician April 15-17

Folk/Americana singer and songwriter Dennis Warner blends humor, audience participation, and serious music into a memorable and fun concert for kids, adults and families! Warner’s career blossomed a few years ago with the release of his song “Beads on One String” as a children’s book. Already into its fourth printing, “Beads on One String” has become a favorite with teachers and parents alike for its powerful, positive message of unity along with its beautiful illustrations.

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Monday, April 15
9:30 a.m. – Moorhead Library
12:00 p.m. – Frazee LINK Site
(Bring a Brown Bag Lunch!)
7:00 p.m. – Detroit Lakes Library

Tuesday, April 16
9:30 a.m. – Halstad Living Center
(Open to the public!)
1:30 p.m. – Climax Library
6:30 p.m. – Crookston Library

Wednesday, April 17
10:30 a.m. – Bagley Library
1:30 p.m. – Fosston Library
6:30 p.m. – Fertile Library

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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The Beat Goes On: Vickie Wendel, Fashion Trends & Issues 1850s-1920s

This program is presented by a fashionably dressed Vickie Wendel who follows women’s fashions from the sewing machine to ready-made clothing that came from the mail order catalog. She will explain the political and societal influences on the fashion trends of this time period.

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Tuesday, April 23
10:30 a.m. -Fertile Library
1:00 p.m. – Fosston Library
7:00 p.m. – Detroit Lakes Library
Wednesday, April 24
10:30 a.m. – Crookston Library
1:30 p.m. – Ada Library
7:00 p.m. – Moorhead Library
Thursday, April 25
10:30 a.m. – Hawley Library
1:00 p.m. – Barnesville Library
6:30 p.m. – Breckenridge Library

 

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Programming is sponsored by Lake Agassiz Regional Library and supported in part with money from the Minnesota Arts & Cultural Heritage fund.

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