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​Guided Shamanic Journey

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 31st, 2017

Sunday, June 4, 4:30-5:30pm

The Spirit Room, 111 Broadway N, Fargo

Shaman Butterfly guides us to growth, transformation, creativity, beauty, gentleness, and overcoming obstacles, not in any particular order. Drumming to aid us on our journey, blankets and pillows available for our comfort, $10-$20 suggested donation.


​Beach Bash Dance Party

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 31st, 2017

Saturday, June 3, 10pm-1:30am

The Aquarium, 226 Broadway upstairs, Fargo

Do not miss. You’re encouraged to wear beach duds, bartenders mixing a special shot in commemoration. Beavage and Cleavage last performed at the F*ck 2016 Party, which we missed. 21+, no cover.


Drone Focus Conference

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 24th, 2017

May 31-June 1

Fargo Civic Center 207 4th St N, Fargo

A platform for you to build your business, your unmanned expertise, or network with fellow enthusiasts. Even more useful, on May 30 and June 2, Part 107 Drone Ground Training Course.



by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 24th, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 7:30-9pm 

Fargodome, 1800 University Dr N, Fargo 

The Pulitzer Prize and Tony award-winning show returns for its 20th anniversary tour. Seven artists follow their dreams through hardship and fear; themes of hope, friendship, and creativity. Superb cast, more than a revival. $36.50, $49, $61.50


​F-M Derby Girls Open Practice

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 24th, 2017

Sunday, May 28, 6-7pm 

Southwest Youth Hockey Arena 4404 23rd Ave S, Fargo 

Watch our practice and ask questions. See if Roller Derby is right for you. Dakota Men’s Roller Derby as well. Each visitor receives a welcome packet with everything needed to get started. 18+, no experience required, but previous skating experience a plus.


​Industrial Dance Party

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 24th, 2017

Saturday, May 27, doors 9:30, music 10pm-2am 

The Aquarium, 226 Broadway, Fargo 

Russian DJ Jana Dark: Darkrad is her project and she’s the only member. She’s afraid of the unknown and we’re afraid of her. With Still, Monowolf, and Salmari, locals with similar preoccupations. Unusual and important show, 21+ and only $5 


GSD Spring Gala

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 24th, 2017

Saturday, May 27, 2-9pm 

NDSU Festival Concert Hall 1340 Administration Ave, NDSU 

Campus Spring Dance Gala: each performance will feature different classes, dancers, and competition pieces. “We are excited to share the progress of our students in this year-end tradition and celebration.” For tickets,


Post-Traumatic Funk Syndrome’s Tribute to Chicago

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 24th, 2017

Friday, May 26, 7-9pm 

Sanctuary Events Center 670 4th Ave N, Fargo 

The best of the classic horn band hits: Chicago, Blood Sweat & Tears, Blues Brothers, Average White Band, Genesis, Tower of Power, Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Commodores. PTFS voted best cover band 4 years in a row in HPR. 21+, $20,


​Ryan’s Atoms a tribute to Ryan Adams

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 17th, 2017

Thursday May, 25, 8pm

Hotel Donaldson, 101 N Broadway

Local heroes play the songs of Ryan Adams. Keep an ear and an eye out for Ike Morsch (Davis?), Nathan Pitcher (Boots), Dale Hieb (Dirty Word), Max Johnk (Benefactor, Wild Amphora, Errorist), Mike Jenkins (Pat Lenertz Band, Deb Jenkins Band) and Rick Schroeder (Troubador, Thunder Ridge, Jeremiah James and the Prairie Pulse).


​Parlor Talks: Viking Age Art

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 17th, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 6pm 

Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave N, Moorhead

Tim Jorgensen will share his research and fascination with Viking Age art. Viking Age-themed food from the Rex Cafe, local beer from Drekker Brewing Company, a 60-90 minute presentation, and tours of the HCSCC museum. 21+, $15, members $10.


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