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Saturday September 20th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Takle Box
Time: 9:00 pm
Rock and Blues

2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

Mankato Eventsmankato events Jenae Perry Band will be at Benderz Bar
Time: 9:00
Jenae perry band will be at benderz bar whoopin it up this sat night. Party kicks off at 900pm

2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Benderz Bar and Grill

 Retail Sales Events
Mankato Events Coin Auction
Time: 9 AM
1111 Range St., Hwy 169, Best Western Motel, North Mankato MN, 56003
Doors Open at 900, Auction at 1000 AM. No preview after the start of the auction. Over 200 lots, Silver and gold
Video Cameras and Security on the premises!


2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 Retail Sales

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Event Website: http://www.primestarauctions.comhttp://www.primestarauctions.com

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Events Live Music - The Whiskies
When: Sat Sep 20, 2014 9pm to 12am
CDT

2 Guys. 2 Guitars. 200 Songs.


2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: Pub 500

Mankato Eventsmankato events Savoy Cj's In Funk W/ The Head Getters
When: Sat Sep 20, 2014 10pm to 11:59pm
CDT



Where: Savoy Bar & Grill, 526 S Front St, Mankato, MN, United States

CJ's in Funk
The Head Getters

No Cover

https://www.facebook.com/events/330371090456455/


2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: FuzzTalkRadio LLC

Mankato Eventsmankato events Midtown Charlie Parr & The Dead Pigeons
When: Sat Sep 20, 2014 9pm to 11:59pm
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Where: Midtown Tavern, 524 N Riverfront Dr, Mankato, MN, United States

Charlie Parr and The Dead Pigeons
21+
$8
9 PM

https://www.facebook.com/events/243499339166581


2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: FuzzTalkRadio LLC

Mankato Eventsmankato events The What's Up Lounge Borders // Phantom Feedback // Forever Sometimes
When: Sat Sep 20, 2014 9pm to 11:59pm
CDT



Where: The What's Up Lounge 701 N Riverfront Dr, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

Come and check out BORDERS from La Crosse, WI
Preview their music here: http://bordersbandwi.bandcamp.com/

Playing with them will be PHANTOM FEEDBACK! Mankato's only Astral-Gaze-Dream-Pop-Post-Alternative-Rock band in their final performance!!

...and welcoming indie-punk rockers FOREVER SOMETIMES back to the What's Up!

$3 at the door -- 21+

$2 PBR tallboys and $3 Summit EPA taps ALL NIGHT LONG!!!

doors at 9
FOREVER SOMETIMES at 10
PHANTOM FEEDBACK at 11
BORDERS at midnight

https://www.facebook.com/events/283377308536510


2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-20T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: FuzzTalkRadio LLC
Sunday September 21st
 Community Events
Mankato Events Dads Belgian Waffles, Bake Sale and Scentsy Fundraiser
Time: 9am-1pm
All-you-can-eat Waffles, Sausages, Toppings & Beverages. S7 ages 11 & up, S5 ages 6-10, ages 5 & under FREE. Take-out plates available. Proceeds to benefit Veterans, Youth, & Our Community. Morson-Ario VFW Post 9713, 1900 N. Riverfront Dr., Mankato


2014-09-21T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-21T12:00:00-13:00:00 Community

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Event Website: http://www.vfwpost9713.orghttp://www.vfwpost9713.org

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Events Speaking In Tongues
Speaking in Tongues are four astonishing musicians from four different cultures with four native tongues. With superb musicianship and an infectious camaraderie, the group draws on many sources, blending music from four different cultures on a stage full of instruments from all over the world.

2014-09-21T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-21T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
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Event Website: http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7627http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7627

 Recreation Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Benderz Bag Tourny
Time: 11:00 am
Sunday Sept 21st at benderz registration starts at 11am Bags fly at noon.
20 a team with a 100% payback


2014-09-21T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-21T12:00:00-13:00:00 Recreation
Posted by: Benderz Bar and Grill
Monday September 22nd
 Educational Events
Mankato Events Arn Kind Minnesota Was First
Arn Kind, educator and historical performer, assumes the role of a Minnesota was 1st tales and facts about the Minnesotan being first. This educational and lively program , the culture and stories that surrounds Minnesotans being first.
For more information please contact your local library for more information:


2014-09-22T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-22T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=213382http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=213382

Mankato Events Storytime Is Super!
'background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255); color:rgb(55, 55, 55); font-family:helvetica neue,helvetica,arial,sans-serif; font-size:15px'The fall superhero session of storytime will begin September 15th and run until November 17th. Kids 6 and under can register at the library beginning September 2nd.

2014-09-22T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-22T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=219141http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=219141
Tuesday September 23rd
 Educational Events
Mankato Events Arn Kind Minnesota Was First
Arn Kind, educator and historical performer, assumes the role of a Minnesota was 1st tales and facts about the Minnesotan being first. This educational and lively program , the culture and stories that surrounds Minnesotans being first.
For more information please contact your local library for more information:


2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=213382http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=213382

Mankato Events Author Visit Bill Schrankler
Bill Schrankler will visit the Madelia Branch Library to give a presentaton based on his book, 'Shadow of Time: Minnesotas Surviving Railroad Depots'. 'Shadow of Time' is a coffee table book about Minnesotas 168 remaining depots, 530 of which are on the National Register of Historic Places. Bill has a special connection to this area of Minnesota - his mother was an Orphan train rider and met her adoptive family at the Madelia Railroad Depot.
For more information please contact Watonwan County Library: 507-375-1278


2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216489http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216489

Mankato Events Wine & Words Book Club
Join us at the Nakato on September 23 at 6pm for a new book club. We will meet monthly at different local restaurants to discuss our book and have an optional glass of wine (beverages will not be provided).

2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=218330http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=218330

Mankato Events Storytime Is Super!
'background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255); color:rgb(55, 55, 55); font-family:helvetica neue,helvetica,arial,sans-serif; font-size:15px'The fall superhero session of storytime will begin September 16th and run until November 17th. Kids 6 and under can register at the library beginning September 2nd.

2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-23T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=219150http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=219150
Wednesday September 24th
 Educational Events
Mankato Events Arn Kind Minnesota Was First
Arn Kind, educator and historical performer, assumes the role of a Minnesota was 1st tales and facts about the Minnesotan being first. This educational and lively program , the culture and stories that surrounds Minnesotans being first.
For more information please contact your local library for more information:


2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=213382http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=213382

Mankato Events Creeping Critters - Dick Kimmel
Creeping Critters:
Creeping Critters is presented by musician/wildlife biologist, Dick Kimmel.  Richard O. Kimmel Ph.D., a 30-year career wildlife research biologist with Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, is also Dick Kimmel.
Creeping Critters and Talkin Turkey Songs, makes children and adults alike giggle and then giggle some more as Dick weaves his way through songs like “Turkey in the Straw' (with words!) and “Mole in the Ground,' a kid-participation number where kids are asked to name an animal and tell what the animal is doing as Dick writes a new, on-the-spot, verse for the song.  Turkey songs are Dick's specialty; he is reputed as knowing more wild turkey songs than anyone on the planet
For more information please contact your local Library:


2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216928http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216928

Mankato Events Mike Lynch - Minnesota Starwatch Party
' ' Stargazing and Astronomy''Make the stars your old friends as we watch the great celestial show in the skies over your town. Get to know the constellations like The Big Bear, Cygnus the Swan, Pegasus the Winged Horse, and some of their great stories behind them. We'll also use large reflecting telescopes, including two giant 20 inch reflectors that are among the biggest mobile telescopes in Minnesota. For some telescope targets it's even possible to take photos with cell phone cameras. You'll get a great handout package with user-friendly star maps and constellation charts, websites, a telescope-buying guide, and more!

For more information please contact your local Library:


2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216955http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216955

Mankato Events Knitting Collective
Bring your knitting needles and projects to the library every Wednesday from 6:30-7:30. If you are 14 and over and you've always wanted to learn to knit we can help you get started - we will provide the needles and yarn.

2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=219164http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=219164

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Events Serendipity Music Series Maud Hixson
The Fall 2014 Serendipity Music Series hosted by the Centennial Student Union continues Thursday, Sept. 24, with a performance by jazz singer Maud Hixson. Stop by the CSU Lincoln Lounge between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to hear the artist named the 2003 Best New Voice at the KBEM Winter Jazz Fest as she performs classic jazz and popular songs of the 20th century. Join other fall Serendipity Music Series performances that include Gospel and soul singer Fred Steele on Oct. 15; and a November performance by rising Mankato sensation Laura Schultz (a member of the Women's Center staff and lead singer for 'good night, gold dust').

2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
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Event Website: http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7667http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7667

Mankato Events Msu's Climate Action Plan Workshop
The Climate Action Plan initiative is sponsored by the MSU Environmental Committee and is made possible by MSU Strategic Priority Initiative funding. The end result of this initiative will be a first-time-ever comprehensive plan for reducing the campus' greenhouse gas emissions. The plan will be developed over the 2014-2015 academic year. At this workshop, the University's carbon footprint and existing practices will be explained and best practices discussed, then participants will break up into small groups to provide input on current practices and what they would like to see done to move the University toward sustainability.

2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-24T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
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Event Website: http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7652http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7652
Thursday September 25th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Karaoke
Time: 9:00 pm
Hosted by Jake Palmer and Party Sound.

2014-09-25T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-25T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

 Educational Events
Mankato Events Latin Dance Styles With Salsabrosa ? Workshop/demonstration
       '  Latin Dance Styles with Salsabrosa – Workshop/Demonstration: Two Members of Salsabrosa's top dance instructors will captivate your audiences by performing the hottest Latin dance styles, including Salsa, Bachata, and  Merengue. These engaging performers will then show your guests the moves – teaching them the basic dance steps! No need to worry – these dancers make learning these popular dance styles incredibly easy and fun!

For more information please contact your local Library:


2014-09-25T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-25T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216948http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216948

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Events Serendipity Karaoke & The 4th Annual Karaoke Challenge
Bring your singing voice and your friends and join Serendipity Karaoke in the Maverick Bullpen TV Lounge for the best big-screen karaoke event in Mankato! Singers can also enter and compete in this year's 4th Annual Karaoke Challenge. Weekly singing points are earned with the top point earners qualifying for the Karaoke Challenge Finals on March 19, 2015. With twin big-screen projections for both singers and the audience and a song library of nearly 6,000 songs - including many of the latest titles - you can have a fantastic night of fun. Singers are eligible to win a large Bullpen pizza given away at the end of the night. Must be present to win. Serendipity Karaoke is sponsored and presented by the Centennial Student Union.

2014-09-25T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-25T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
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Event Website: http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7655http://www.mnsu.edu/calendar/events/index.php?com=detail&eID=7655
Friday September 26th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Happy hour muisc by The Dan Duffy Orchestra
Time: 5:00 pm
Come enjoy happy hour with some fun live music.

2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

Mankato Eventsmankato events High Strung
Time: 9:00 pn
Rock, Blues and covers

2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

 Educational Events
Mankato Events Salsabrosa - Cultural Experience Workshop
        Salsabrosa: The Cultural Experience – Workshop/Demonstration:
Two members of the Latin music and dance group, Salsabrosa, will share incredible music and stories with your guests and students. Salsabrosa offers a program combining education, storytelling, and performance that discusses the impact of Latin music and dance styles in the upper Midwest. This program is a powerful celebration of the marvelously diverse communities within Minnesota and will help in building greater understanding and connection to the values that bind Minnesotans together.
This interactive experience will allow your audience to sing, play, and dance along.
For more information please contact your local Library:


2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216947http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=3499&EventID=216947

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events The Cherry Pit Truth Inside The Silence
When: Fri Sep 26, 2014 7pm to 10pm
CDT



Where: The Cherry Pit, 117 E. St, Mankato, MN

Truth Inside The Silence - Tabula Rasa CD Release Show
w/ Concealed, Upon His Flesh, Arms For Elephants, HeirAfire
Live at The Cherry Pit | Mankato, MN
7PM | $5 or $10 w/ CD | All Ages
Get tickets here: http://truthinsidethesilencemerch.bigcartel.com/

https://www.facebook.com/events/1493462414227985/


2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 2014-09-26T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: FuzzTalkRadio LLC
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