Barnes & Noble will be hosting Callie Trautmiller, author of Becoming American: A World War II Young Adult Novel. Callie's book, one of the few World War II accounts targeted for young adults, shows how siblings cope under the stress of war. Readers of all ages will enjoy this beautifully written historical fiction novel. Read more about Callie Trautmiller, Author Signing
Arts & Performance
Join author Sarah Hanley at the Maple Grove Library for a discussion about her novel Matka. Based on the true story of Hanley’s grandmother during and after World War 2, Hanley will discuss how the book was developed and how her grandmother’s experiences have influenced today and the future. 612.543.6450 Read more about Author Talk with Sarah Hanley
For this annual open house, the American Swedish Institute opens its museum doors for free to the public. Whether you’re seeing the mansion for the first time or are a longstanding member of the museum, come to enjoy live entertainment, bonfires and holiday themed crafts. All ages. 612.871.4907 Read more about Neighborhood Open House: American Swedish Institute
In this town, there can only be one king. Download passes at http://stxtickets.com/WMTG (while supplies last) to attend a free screening of THE GENTLEMEN at Alamo Drafthouse in Woodbury! THE GENTLEMEN releases in theaters January 24. Read more about THE GENTLEMEN Free Movie Screening!
Come home to One Voice and ignite your winter holidays! Guests include spoken word poet Ellis Perez and a string quartet from the Minnesota Philharmonic (LGBT) Orchestra. In addition to traditional holiday favorites, the concert includes music by current and former Minnesota composers including Abbie Betinis, Marisa Squadrito Geisler and Mari Esabel Valverde. Join us for beauty, levity, dancing sugar plum fairies and holiday sing-a-longs!
Thursday, December 19 – 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 21 – 2:30 pm & 7:30 pm
Sundin Hall, Hamline University Read more about One Voice Mixed Chorus presents: Singing Darkness to Light
Get in the holiday spirit at this special performance. Bring family and friends of all ages to listen and enjoy festive music performed by a local St. Paul law enforcement band. The original band was formed in 1923 (!). This concert is hosted by Woodbury Parks & Recreation. Read more about Performance in the Park: St. Paul Police Band Holiday Concert
Looking for some live entertainment during a great meal? At Carmine’s, you’ll be able to enjoy some great Italian food while listening live to country rock artist Jud Hailey. Read more about Jud Hailey Live at Carmine’s
Watch this holiday classic accompanied by the Minnesota Orchestra and the Minnesota Chorale. This is a great event for all ages to attend. This live performance takes the classic movie to new heights with a live concert. This should be the best holiday movie experience that the season brings! Read more about 'It’s a Wonderful Life' Live in Concert
Attend this unique and special event! Betty tries to show her love for the Northeast Minneapolis Area by hosting this event and giving local artists a chance to show their products. Need some gifts for the holidays? This is the perfect place to get some special gifts that others will love! 612.315.4997; email@example.com Read more about Betty Danger’s Bizarre Bazaar
Come to the Summit Avenue Artisan Festival for a fun day with your family. Shop food and handcrafted items from over 40 local artists, participate in a silent auction and a soup tasting contest, and enjoy homemade turkey pot pies. The festival has a little bit for everyone. Read more about Summit Avenue Artisan Festival