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January 2017 Calendar!

January 2017! What!? Make this the beginning of a great year in your life. Start by getting more involved with your community! Get going with this handy-dandy January 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 January 2017 activities!  In chronological order, each event’s number coincides with its number on the calendar!

9. January 6: Chosen Bean Concert Series presents Beth Wood at the Chatfield Center for the Arts. Tickets $20, available in advance. Show at 7:30 pm. Details and tickets at www.chafieldcfa.com

10. January 7-February 19: Water/Ways, a traveling exhibition and community engagement initiative of the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum on Main Street program, opening reception January 7 at Lanesboro Arts. Special events and programming in a variety of Lanesboro-area locations. Read more on p. 14 or visit www.mnhum.org/waterways

11. January 7: The KVR Winter Festival includes skating, sledding, skiing, archery, snow sculpture, ice cave hikes, face painting, horse-drawn bobsled rides, snowshoe exhibit, Tri-state Malamute Club sled dog race, weight pull, and mutt race. Chili feed and fundraiser auction for the KVR. 8:30 am – 4 pm kickapoovalley.wi.gov/winterfest (Free)

12. January 19-22 & January 27-28: New Minowa Players presents The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley. Tickets and details at newminowaplayers.org, or call Sheryl at 563-379-5738

December 2016 Calendar!

December! Get a head start on your fun-planning with this handy-dandy December 2016 calendar (and you can download the pdf here). Enjoy! XO, Inspire(d)

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

1. Through December 25: Holiday Lights brings dazzling drive through displays to the Decorah Campground through December 25. Entry by free will donation to Helping Services. www.helpingservices.org

2. December 1-4: Don’t miss holiday classic, The Nutcracker ballet performed by Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts’ Dance Repertory Company at The Page Theatre in Winona. www.mnconservatoryforthearts.org

3. December 2: Decorah Lighted Holiday Parade! Parade begins at 6 pm on Water Street and kids can visit with Santa Claus after the parade! www.decorahareachamber.com

4. December 3: Porter House Museum annual Christmas Open House featuring live music, a special butterfly exhibit, refreshments, and festive holiday decor. 1-4pm, no admission fee. www.porterhousemuseum.org 

5. December 7: Trailer Trash brings A Trashy Little Xmas Show to the historic Potter Auditorium, Chatfield, MN. Tickets $20. Doors open 6:30pm, show starts 7:30pm. Details www.chatfieldcfa.com

6. December 8: Local author, educator, and life coach Mary Jorgensen talks about her book, Way of the SAGE: 4 Paths to Manage Stress and Build Resilience. Decorah Public Library, 6:30 pm. www.risingsunlifecoaching.com

7. December 8-9: The first ever Iowa-Midwest Energy District Conference will be held over two days to help universalize this innovative locally-led clean energy leadership model. Open to all interested parties from any location. Learn more www.energydistrict.org 

8. December 10: Winter on the Farm at Seed Savers Exchange. Holiday shopping, cookies, hot chocolate, sleigh rides. Visitors Center open 10 am – 5 pm, Sleigh rides from 11 am – 3 pm. Free event. seedsavers.org

November 2016 Calendar!

November! Get a head start on your fun-planning with this handy-dandy November 2016 calendar (and you can download the pdf here). Enjoy! XO, Inspire(d)

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30. November 5: Swingsation! Lanesboro Arts annual fundraising gala with art auctions, gourmet food, & classic New Orleans swing jazz by the Southside Aces. Lanesboro Community Center. www.LanesboroArts.org

31. November 11: Celebrate the spoken word with an ArtHaus Poetry Slam at the Elks Lodge. Sponsored by Dragonfly Books. Doors open at 7:30 pm, event at 8. Details online arthausdecorah.org

32. November 19: Holiday Fest – Harmony’s Art, Craft & Gift Expo. Get a jump start on your holiday shopping! Over 40 art and gift vendors in the Fillmore Central High School Gym. www.exploreharmony.com

33. November 23: Holiday Lights Walk-Through. Your chance to walk the Lights! 5-9pm Drive through starting November 24, and watch the fireworks November 26!  Pulpit Rock Campground, Decorah www.helpingservices.org/holidaylights