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Fargo, 58102
Fargo North Dakota 101 5th Street North 58102

WEEK AHEAD

Bahai Observance

The FM Bahai Communities will hold observance of 155th anniversary of the martyrdom of Bab at noon July 9. 232-0058.

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River Arts

Moorhead Parks & Recreation hosts Moorhead River Arts, 4-8 pm, July 12, downtown. 218-299-5296.

Red Hawks Home Games

Red Hawks play at Newman Outdoor Field, 1515 15th Ave N, Fargo. 7:05 pm July 8-9 & July 15-16; 6:05 p.m. July 10. 235-6161.

MSUM Straw Hat Players

Classic love story Romeo and Juliet playing 7:30 pm, July 12-15 & July 19-22, Gaede Stage, MSUM. 477-2271.

Trollwoods Beauty and the Beast

Trollwood Performing Arts presents Beauty and the Beast, 8 pm July 14-16, 20-24 & 26-31, Trollwood Park, north Fargo. 241-6041.

Vietnam Vets Motorcycle Ride to Lisbon

Saturday, July 9, leaving noon from West Fargo VFW for ride to Veterans Home, Lisbon. Ride in Bike Show and Picnic on Veterans Home grounds. 282-0151.

Fargo AirSho

Fargo AirSho featuring Blue Angels, July 9-10, Hector International Airport, Fargo. Gates open 9 am, AirSho begins 11 am.

Northern Plains Botanic Garden Society

Northern Plains will be hosting a one-day bus tour to McCrory Gardens, Brookings, & Schade Vineyard, Volga, July 9. 701-235-0190.

Phelps Mill Festival

Phelps Mill Festival 9:30 am-5 pm, July 9 & 10, Phelps Mill Park southeast of Otter Tail Lake. 218-739-5377.

Cormorant Area Art Show

Cormorant Area Art Club will hold its 8th annual Art Show & Sale 10-5 pm, July 9 & 10, Cormorant Community Center. 218-287-2065.

Benefit Supper, Silent Auction

A Benefit Spaghetti Supper & Silent Auction for Victoria Vorachek, who lost her home in a fire, 5-8 pm, July 11, Moorhead VFW, 2201 1st Ave N, Moorhead.

MSUM Summer Cinema

Sinbad the Sailor, 7:30 pm July 11, Weld Hall, MSUM.

Park It

Park It! Xcelerate, 1-4 pm July 11, Roosevelt Park, Fargo. 241-8160.

Pet Show Competition

F-M Opera Company Pet Talent Competition 6:30-8:30 pm July 12, Petco, 1126 43rd St. SW, Fargo. 701-239-4558.

Concert in the Park

Fargo Park District hosts Family Fun Concert 7-8:30 pm July 13, Roosevelt Park with Last Minute performing. 241-8160.

Garden Tour

Soroptomist International of Fargo Garden Tours, 2-7 pm, July 13 & 14. 701-232-3896.

Special Dinner Party

FM Christian Womens After 5 Club featuring speaker Grace Lusher and soloist Karen Elker, 6:30-8:30 pm July 14, Doublewood Inn, 3333 13th Ave. S., Fargo. 280-0967.

Planetarium Showing

Our Moon 7 pm, July 14, MSUM Planetarium, along with a special telescope viewing of the summer moon. 477-2920.

Fargo Theatre Welcomes Clifford

Clifford the Big Red Dog, Fargo Theatre, 1-4 pm July 14-15. 239-8385.

Lakes Studio Tour

Arts of the Lakes Studio Tour July 15-16, 108 Lake Street, Battle Lake. 218-864-8606.

Clay County Fair

Clay County Fair will be held July 14-17 at the Barnesville Fairgrounds. 218-937-5432.

ONGOING EVENTS

Story time at RR Zoo

Red River Zoos Junior Zookeepers hosts Show & Tales story time every Thurs 3 pm, featuring childrens animal storybook and up-close encounter with animal from story. 277-9240.

Americas Leaders in Action

The Fargo Junior Chamber, 7pm the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month, The Bowler. 277-9641.

Centering Prayer

Centering Prayer, Presentation Prayer Center, 3001 11th St. S., Fargo, 9-10am Mondays & 6:45-7:45pm Thursdays. 235-8246.

Courtneys Comedy Club

Courtneys Comedy Club, Days Inn and Conference Center, Moorhead. Shows Thur 8pm, Fri and Sat nights, 8pm and 10:30pm. 287-7100.

Join the Rotaract Club

Rotaract Club meets every 2nd and 4th Monday, Moorhead Public Library basement, 6:30pm. 701-232-9469.

Red River Volkssport Association

Red River Volkssport Association meets the third Monday of each month 6:30pm, Fryn Pan, Main Avenue, Fargo.

Fargo Public Library

Book Talk meets the second Thursday of each month. Info 298-6959.

Free Friday movies 12 & 3 pm. 701-241-1495.

Northern Prairie Fiber Artists Guild spin-in and fiber demonstration 10 am-noon July 9, downtown Library. 476-4076.

Harry Potter Party 10 am, 2 pm, 6 pm July 13. 241-1495.

Moorhead Public Library

118 S. 5th St. 233-7594.

Put on your walking shoes

Senior Walk for Fun and Fitness every Tues 8am from Dike East to Lindenwood Park. 293-1440.

Family HealthCare Center Walking Club

Group walk through the skyway every Monday and Wednesday, 2pm Family HealthCare Center, 306 4th St. N., Fargo. 271-6375.

Red River Valley Coin Club

The Red River Valley Coin Club meets the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month, 7pm, Moorhead Library. 237-3224.

Fargo Swings

Fargo Swings dance lessons 8:30pm Tuesdays, Avalon Events Center, followed by Swingable tunes until 11:30pm. (701) 306-9681.

Duplicate Bridge

FM Duplicate Bridge Club meets 7pm Mondays and Wednesdays, Howard Johnson Inn across from the Fargo Civic Center, Fargo. 237-9314.

ART GALLERIES

Log Cabin

Log Cabin Fine Arts and Gift Gallery open, 315 4th St. S., Moorhead. Gallery hours 11am-8:30pm Tues; 11am-5pm, Wed-Sat. 218-236-8493.

Free concert every Tuesday evening at 6:30 pm. July 12 Friends & Neighbors.

Comstock House

Solomon G. Comstock House, 506 8th St. S., Moorhead, open through Labor Day Tues 5-8pm & Sat-Sun 1-4:30pm. 291-4211.

Plains Art Museum

Artview: Suzanne Moser: Folk Paintings through July 17, Serkland Law Firm & Xcel Energy Galleries.

Edward Weston Life Work through July 10, Donath and Stern Galleries.

Spirit of Place: the Art of Kathryn Lipke Vigesaa through Sept. 11. 232-3821.

Cyrus M. Running Gallery

Gallery hours 9:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday, and 1 to 4pm Sundays.

Dakota Clinic Atrium

Dakota Clinic at South University Art-in-the-Atrium will feature an exhibit of original art by local glassblower Jon Offutt. 701-364-3217.

Creative Arts Studio

Rites of Passage Through Time, Art Quilts by Designing Quilters, Creative Arts Studio, 1430 7th St. S., Fargo, 8am-4:30pm Mon-Fri. 446-4442.

Rourke Art Gallery

Sam Johnson, Iowa City, Wood Fired Pottery on display through Sept. 25.

Surrealism: Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, and Joan Miro Lithographs through Sept. 4.

Fritz Scholder: paintings, sculpture, prints, drawings and photographs through Aug. 28. 523 S. 4th St., Moorhead. 236-8861.

Rourke Art Museum

Pop Art, paintings, prints and sculptures on display through July 17.

An exhibition by Mike Lien runs through Sept. 18.

46th Midwestern Exhibition, 130 artists from across the nation working in all media, through Sept. 11. 521 Main Ave., Moorhead. 236-8861.

Clay County Museum

Inside, Outside, Upside Down, on exhibit, Clay County Museum in the Heritage Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead.

Heritage Hjemkomst Exhibit

Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. 299-5511.

Icelandic Expo, through July 24. 299-5452.

Norwegian Footprints through July 24. Photographs by Jan Johannessen and essays by Espen Arnold Hansen. 299-5452.

Rick Art Gallery

Wood bowls, painted glass, and wall paintings, Randy Rick, sculptures Gloria Rick. 1-5pm Tues-Sat. 118 Broadway. 730-0291.

Gallery 4

Street Fair Celebration featuring all member artists through July. 118 Broadway. 237-6867.

NDSU Library

Governors of North Dakota, a traveling exhibit produced by the ND Historical Society on display first floor NDSU Library through Sept. 2.

Art at Nicholes

Summer At Last watermedia by members of The Artists Studio on display through Aug. 6 at Nicholes Fine Pastry, 13 S. 8th St., Fargo. Meet the Artist Reception 4-7 pm, June 30. 701-232-6430.

CLASSES, SEMINARS

Summer Camp

Macs Upholstery Seam Cushion covers class, 7-8 pm July 12, 4200 Main Ave, Fargo. 282-9900.

Babysitters Training Class

American Red Cross Babysitters Training Class, 9 am-2:30 pm July 19, 2602 12th St. N., Fargo. 364-1800.

ABCs of Babysitting

FM Ambulance ABCs of Babysitting Course, 1-4:30 pm July 21. Pre-registration required. 701-364-1750.

Fraser Community Calendar

Fraser Ltd., 2902 South University Drive, Fargo, CPR and First Aid classes. 6-8 pm, CPR Refresher, July 13. 232-3301.

The Village Family Service Center

The Village Family Service Center, 1201 25th St. S. in Fargo, has several groups on a variety of topics. (701) 451-4900.

Parenting Classes

NDSU Extension Service/Cass County sponsors parenting classes. 241-5700.

Emergency Medical Education Center

F-M Ambulance Service. HeartsaverInfant/Child CPR: 7-10 pm, second Monday of month.

Red Cross Classes

Minn-Kota Chapter of the Red Cross courses at your business or Red Cross classroom. (701) 364-1800.

SUPPORTS

Mens Support Group

Ten week group helping men who struggle with violence, abuse and control be accountable in relationships with women, children, 7-9pm Thurs. 701-231-8534.

Cancer Support Group

Cancer Support Group for people living with cancer and cancer survivors, Mon, 10-11:15am, Nativity Catholic Church, 1825 11th St. S., Fargo.

Family Support Group

Family Support Group sponsored by Federation of Families for Childrens Mental Health meets 2nd & 4th Mon of month 7 pm, Board Room, 1104 2nd Ave. S., Fargo. 235-9923.

Nar-anon

Nar-anon for family, friends of drug addicts, 7pm Thurs at Peace Lutheran Church, 1010 12th Ave. N., Fargo, north door, lower level. 701-526-0775.

Vegetarian Resource Group

Meets 3rd Sunday of month 7-8pm, Dr. Ahumadas office, 2701 9th Ave. SW. 298-0936.

Attachment Parenting Support Group

Attachment Parenting International Support Group meets first Sunday of the month, 7pm, 2701 9th Ave. SW, Fargo. 356-5078.

Quota Club

Quota Club meets the first Tuesday and Wednesday of the month. Tuesday 6pm, Wednesday noon. 701-232-9492.

Hospice Support for Widows and Widowers

Hospice of the Red River Valley Parenting, Grief and Loss support group, 6:30 to 8pm, 2nd Thurs of month, 1701 38th St. SW, Fargo. 356-1500.

S-Anon

S-Anon, an open meeting for partners, friends and relatives of sex addicts and for people sexually abused, 6:30pm Tuesdays. (701) 235-7335.

Guiding, Exercising, Eating & Educating Kids

Support group for overweight adolescents ages 10-18, 9:30-10:30am Saturdays. (701) 388-1899.

Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous meets Sundays, 3:30pm at Pontoppidan Church, east entrance. 239-0062.

S.A.A. Support Group

Sexual addiction support is available in Fargo and surrounding areas. 1-800-477-8191.

Lutheran Social Service Caregivers

Lutheran Social Service Caregiver Discussion group meets 2nd Thurs of month Trinity Lutheran Church, Moorhead, 10am. 218-233-7521.

Taking Off Pounds Sensibly

TOPS #ND 451, West Fargo, meets Wednesdays, 9:30am, West Fargo VFW lower level. 282-6058.

MOMs Club

MOMS Club of West Fargo (and surrounding areas) meets at Peace Lutheran Church, Fargo, 10:30am, the 3rd Fri of the month. 498-0525.

Cosmopolitan Club

Cosmopolitan Club meets at noon every Thurs at Fargo Fryn Pan Family Restaurant.

Red River Celiacs

The Red River Celiacs meet at Olivet Lutheran Church, 1330 S. Univ. Dr., Fargo, the 1st Saturday of the month. 237-4854.

MOPS

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group meeting at Calvary Baptist Church on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday, through May, 7pm. 232-6010.

Circle of Parents

Circle of Parents, a support group for parents, meets the first and third Wednesday of the month, 6:30-7:45pm. 241-5700.

Overcomers Outreach

Overcomers Outreach, a recovery group that follows the AA 12-step program, meets Mon, 7pm, Bethel Evangelical Church library. 232-4476.

MDA/ALS Support Group

A.L.S. support group meets 7pm the 2nd Tuesday of the month at Alan and Shelly Grossman, 939 5th Ave. W., West Fargo. 701-282-2598.

Seizure Support Group

Seizure support group meets 7-9pm 1st Thur of month Fellowship Hall, Lutheran Church of Good Shepherd, 1500 6th St. S., Moorhead.

Spanish Al-Anon

Al-Anon, a 12-step program in Spanish for friends, families of alcoholics, meets 6pm, 2nd Wed of month, 200 5th St. S., Room 302, Moorhead. 236-9884.

Al-anon Support Group

Al-anon support, a 12-step meeting for family, friends of alcoholics, 10:30am, Sat, Christ the King Church, 1900 S. 14th St., Moorhead. 233-0307.

Eating Disorders Family & Friends Support Group

Support group for family, friends of individuals with eating disorders, 5pm, Mondays, 120 S. 8th St. Fargo. 234-4111.

Compassionate Friends

Compassionate Friends, F-M Chapter meets 2nd Thurs of month 7:30pm, youth room Faith Lutheran Church, 127 2nd Ave. E., West Fargo.

Narcotics Recovery Program

Narcotics Anonymous, 12-step program in Spanish for those seeking a way out of addiction, 7 pm, Mon, 116 12th St. S., Moorhead. 361-0679.

Disability Support Group

Disability support group meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of month, 11:30am-1pm, Hope Lutheran Church, 2900 Bdwy, Fargo. 234-6022.

Beginning Experience Minnesota

Support group for separated, divorced & widowed adults meets 7pm, Thurs, First Congregational Church, 406 8th St. S., Moorhead. 233-4137.

Beginning Experience North Dakota

BE of Fargo is a support group that has various levels for separated, divorced and widowed people. 277-8784.

Breast Cancer Support Group

Breast cancer support group meets 3:30pm the third Thursday of the month, Peace Lutheran Church, 1011 12th Ave. N., Fargo.

ADD/ADHD Support Group

Group for adults, adolescents with ADD/ADHD & parents of children with ADD/ADHD, 7-9pm, 1st Thurs of month, 1104 2nd Ave. S., Fargo. 237-5871.

Al-Anon Family Groups

Call (701) 235-SEEK for a variety of meeting times and locations.

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group meets 7pm 1st Mon of month, except July and Oct, lounge at Hope Lutheran Church, Fargo. 235-6629.

GLBT Adult Social/Support Group

Minnkota Center GLBT adult group for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community meets 5:30pm Mon and Wed biweekly. 287-4636.

GLBT/Questioning Youth Social/Support Group

Minnkota Center hosts gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth social/support group. 287-4636.

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