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Paranormal Investigations

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 26th, 2018

Saturday, September 29, Tours at 8-9:30 p.m. and 10-11:30 p.m.

Bonanzaville - Cass County Historical Society, 1351 Main Avenue W., West Fargo

Have you ever wanted to be a ghost hunter? Try your hand at tracking down spirits from the other side in this paranormal investigation experience! Cost for this event is $50 per person and includes equipment.

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Concordia Music Ensemble Homecoming Concert

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 26th, 2018


Saturday, September 29, 6:30 p.m.

Concordia Memorial Auditorium, 901 8th Street S., Moorhead

This concert kicks off a series of five ensemble concerts at Concordia. These concerts are free and open to the public. For more information visit www.concordiacollege.edu/events

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Norwegian Waffles, Fiddlers & Folklore

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 26th, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 5:15-8 p.m.

Sons of Norway, 722 2nd Avenue N., Fargo

Whether you have something to bring for Show and Tell or just want to learn about Norwegian culture, come to Sons of Norway for this fun and educational evening. The Fargo Spelmanslag Fiddlers will also be playing! For more information, visit www.sofnfargo.com

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Shooter Jennings at the Aquarium

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 26th, 2018


Tuesday, October 2, 9 p.m.

226 Broadway N, Fl 2, Fargo

Don’t miss your chance to see Shooter Jennings rock the Aquarium! Jennings is a multi-talented artist who will bring you a show you won’t forget. This is a 21 and up event.

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Spirit Talk

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 19th, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 7-9 p.m.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Fargo, 2021 16th St N., Fargo

Get in touch with the other side! Sunny Dawn Johnston will help you reach the spirit world in this two-hour, eye-opening event. This is a group reading experience you won’t want to miss!

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Rooftop Yoga + Mimosas

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 19th, 2018

Sunday, September 23, 2-3 p.m.

Downtown Yoga Fargo, 216 Broadway, Suite 203, Fargo

Working out has never been so fun! This yoga event is open to everyone, no matter your experience. Event will be held on the roof or inside depending on weather.

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Canoe Parade

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 19th, 2018

Sunday, September 23, 2-4 p.m.

Viking Ship Park, 202 1st Ave N, Moorhead

This event runs from the Hjemkomst Center to Riverfront Park in Moorhead. You will be able to view the parade from various river trails between the two points. To join the flotilla, visit www.canoeparade.com.

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The Little Star That Could

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 19th, 2018

Saturday, September 22, 10-11 a.m.

MSUM Planetarium, 700 11th St S, Moorhead

Bring the kids out for a fun and educational hour as they learn about stars and our solar system. This animated space show follows a little star find his way. Tickets for this event are $6 for ages 13 & up and $3 for ages 12 & under.

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Make Your Own Beer Stein

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 19th, 2018

Monday, September 24, 6:30-8 p.m.

Fargo Brewing Company, 610 University Dr N., Fargo

Plains Art Museum and Fargo Brewing Company are working together to help you make your own beer stein! Instructors will be on hand to answer your questions and give you guidance as you create the perfect stein. Fee for this event is $25 and includes clay, tools, and a complimentary glass of Fargo Brewing Company beer!

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Island Park Swing Dancing

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 19th, 2018


Tuesday, September 25, 7 p.m.

Island Park, 302 7th St S. Fargo

Get your dancin’ shoes on! Lindy of the North and Fargo Swing Dancing will host this free event at the Island Park Gazebo. No partner necessary.

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