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April 2017 Calendar!

April 2017! Get ready for spring fun, friends! Start your planning now with this handy-dandy April 2017 calendar (and you can download the pdf here). Enjoy! XO, Inspire(d)

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Check out these great April 2017 activities!  In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

10. April 1: Comedy Night in Spring Grove! Two headliner comedians performing live on stage! Fest Building, 8:00 pm. Search SGParks on Facebook or www.springgrovemn.com for info.

11. April 1: Takin’ It to the Limit with an Eagles Tribute featuring the Fabulous Armadillos and Collective Unconscious. Potter Auditorium, Chatfield Center for the Arts, $30/$35. www.chatfieldcfa.com

12. April 3: Local author Jerry Johnson returns to Dragonfly Books with his latest book, A Limit of Coot.  Author talk/signing 7pm.  Dragonfly Books. www.dragonflybooks.com/events. Free!

13. April 6-9: New Minowa Players presents The Love Song of J. Robert Oppenheimer at NMP Theatre. More information at newminowaplayers.org or contact Sheryl Scheffert 563-379-5738, sherylscheffert@gmail.com

14. Weekend of ArtHaus: April 7 – Winter Weekend Emerging Artist Exhibition. April 8 – Local Artists Age 18-25 Cringe Night. Read your old diaries and CRINGE. April 9 – Second Sunday Family Workshop. arthausdecorah.org

15. April 9: Empty Bowls – Decorah fundraiser at Hotel Winneshiek from 11-2. A simple meal of soup & bread, and a bowl to take home, $20 donation. http://s.coop/emptybowlsdecorah

16. April 11: Bestselling author Greer Macallister (Girl in Disguise; Magician’s Lie) returns to Dragonfly Books! Book discussion with Decorah Public Library, 5pm. Author talk/signing 7pm, Dragonfly Books. www.dragonflybooks.com/events. Free!

17. April 14: Nickolas Butler, bestselling author of Shotgun Lovesongs, at Dragonfly Books with his new book, The Hearts of Men. Author talk/signing 7pm. www.dragonflybooks.com/events. Free!

18. Weekend of ArtHaus: April 21 – Earth Day Weekend Poetry Slam, featuring David Wright & Marci Rae Johnson. April 22 –Arts Off Campus w/ Dr. Kate Elliott. April 22 & 23 – Tabletop Mosaics. www.arthausdecorah.org

19. April 22: Join the Oneota Co-op for their annual Earth Day Celebration from 5:00-7:00pm in Water Street Park. Including local music, local food, & local friends! www.oneotacoop.com

20. April 23: Porter House Museum’s sesquicentennial (1867-2017) at T-Bocks upstairs. Program, music, refreshments and cash bar. Optional vintage/historic festive wear! 4-6pm www.porterhousemuseum.org

21. April 28-29: Wood-firing! Join Allamakee Wood Fired Pottery at the kiln as we fire during Bluff Country Studio Tour & watch flames rage though the pots! Rural New Albin. www.allamakeewoodfiredpottery.com

March 2017 Calendar!

March 2017! Lots of fun to be had! Start your planning now with this handy-dandy March 2017 calendar (and you can download the pdf here). Enjoy! XO, Inspire(d)

LOOKING FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT EVENTS ON THE CALENDARS?
Check out these great March 2017 activities!  In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

1. March 1: Join us in bringing wood-fired pizza, craft brew and community to Luna Valley Farm through supporting our Kickstarter campaign (March 1-31). More info at lunavalleyfarm.com

2. March 4: Seed starting workshop, Seed Savers Exchange: basics of seed selection, seed starting, transplants, and tips for urban gardening + behind-the-scenes farm tour. $5 Register: seedsavers.org/events

3. March 10: Wine, Chocolate & Cheese Event at Empty Nest Winery; registration for prizes at 5:30, food and fun at 6:00. Grab your friends & come! www.emptynestwinery.com

4. March 11, April 15, & May 20: Muscle Activation Techniques™/Try It Out Labs: BODY LOGICS, inside Decorah’s Anytime Fitness, 10 AM. Make Reservations w/ Scott Searcy @ 516.732.5751

5. March 12: The Oneota Valley Community Orchestra presents “Music That Tells a Story.” Come hear Prokofiev’s “Peter and the Wolf” narrated by Kristen Underwood & Beethoven’s “Pastorale Symphony.” 3pm DHS Auditorium. www.ovcorchestra.org

6. March 18: “Kinder-Folk on Stage.” A celebration of spring, the arts, and Kinderhaus Preschool. Live music, spoken word, coloring, free appetizers, and cash bar. Free will donation. T-Bock’s Upstairs, 7 pm. kinderhausdecorah.com

7. March 24: Apple Grafting / Apple School, Seed Savers Exchange. Choose your 1/2 day workshop March 24, 25, April 7, or 8. Learn more & register: seedsavers.org/events

8. March 24: Midwestern author Casey Pycior presents his short story collection The Spoils at Dragonfly Books.  Author talk/signing 7pm. Dragonfly Books. www.dragonflybooks.com/events. Free!

9. March 25: Free concert for all ages with the Gustavus Symphony Orchestra in the newly renovated, historic Potter Auditorium, Chatfield Center for the Arts, 7:30pm. www.chatfieldcfa.com

February 2017 Calendar!

February 2017! New month, new goals, new dreams, new fun. Start your planning now! Get going with this handy-dandy February 2017 calendar (and you can download the pdf here). Enjoy! XO, Inspire(d)

LOOKING FOR MORE DETAILS ABOUT EVENTS ON THE CALENDARS?
Check out these great February 2017 activities!  In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

13. February 3: Join the Taste of Winneshiek for a fun evening of food and beverage samples around downtown Decorah. Browse, shop, and sample from door to door as you meet friends and make new ones! 5 – 8 pm. more info www.visitdecorah.com

14. February 4: BARNELØPET! Get outside and enjoy the winter during this non-competitive ski or walk event for children ages 3-13, held at the Decorah Prairie. vesterheim.org (Free)

15. February 11: Chris Koza live at the Chatfield Center for the Arts presented by the Chosen Bean Concert Series. Tickets $20, available in advance. Show kicks off 7:30pm. Details www.chatfieldcfa.com

16. February 25: The Sudden Lovelys headline the historic Potter Auditorium (Chatfield, MN), with Six Mile Grove’s Brandon Sampson to open. Tickets $19 in advance at www.chatfieldcfa.com, $23 at the door.

Coming up:

17. March 9-12: The Oneota Film Festival revs up late winter to Inform, Inspire, and Engage the Driftless Region through visual engagement. A full weekend of fun, as well as ways to support the festival can be found at www.oneotafilmfestival.org.