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What’s Happenning: Sun. Aug 28, 2011

@ Myra Museum

History Rocks – Annual Vintage Car Show. 1-4pm. Cools cars, good music and food! Entry fee is $5 for adults $3 for kids age 11-15. Free for kids 10 and under. Call 701.775.2216. 2405 Belmont Road

@ Grand Forks Public Library

Book Sale 1-4:30pm

@ Sky-Vu Drive In Theater

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2. Dusk

@ Turtle River State Park

10AM coffee and a discussion at the amphitheater. Call Tina Harding for more info at 701.594-4445

@ Minneapolis/St. Paul

Minnesota State Fair

No Lake? No Problem! Fri. Aug. 26 – Sun. Aug. 28

Not “going to the lake” this weekend? Neither are we and it is NO PROBLEM since there are TONS of things going on this weekend – all kid-friendly! (please view past posts for details on events listed below)

-      Fire Sale at the Betty (Fri.)

-      Rollin’ On the River In-Line Skating Rally & Marathon (Fri. Sat.)

-      Turtle River State Park 77th Birthday festivities (Fri, Sat. Sun)

-      Sky-Vu Drive-In Theater: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2 (Fri. Sat. Sun. Dusk.)

-      Races at the River Cities Speedway (Fri.)

-      Auditions for Northern Valley Youth Orchestra (Sat)

-      Farmers’ Market (Sat)

-     Save 25% at Macy’s by purchasing $5.00 savings pass, 100% proceeds from pass benefits March of Dimes

-      Blues on the Red (Sat)

-      History Rocks Vintage Car Show @ the Myra Museum (Sun)

What’s Happening: Fri. Aug. 26

@ Grand Forks Public Library

Book sale 9am-5pm. Hardback books $1.00, paperback books 50 cents and videos 25 cents

@ The Betty Englestad Sioux Center

12pm-8pm.  The Sioux Shop’s “Fire Sale”

@ North Dakota Ballet Company

Fall registration call Emily Burkland at 701.746.6044

@ Rollin’ On the River:

Rockin’ Rollin’ Rally 5:00 pm start time – Lincoln Drive Park. Event is free and open to the public. Dinner will be served. www.rollinontheriver-inline.com

5K Family Fun Skate
Greater Grand Forks Greenway. Limited quantities of skates and helmets on hand to lend out. 

@ River Cities Speedway.

Season Track Championship. Hotlaps @ 6:30pm Race @ 7:30PM. 701.780.0999. www.rivercitiesspeedway.com

@ ONLINE

Sign-up to audition for Northern Valley Youth Orchestras www.novyo.com

@ Sky-Vu Drive In

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 2. Dusk.

@ Turtle River State Park:

7:30PM, Music in Nature program @ Amphitheater. Call Tina Harding for more info at 701.594-4445

Happy 77th Birthday Turtle River State Park! Aug. 26- Aug 28

Happy 77th Birthday Turtle River State Park! So not in Grand Forks, but close enough! Pack up the family this weekend and head towards Arvilla, ND to celebrate the TRSP’s 77th birthday.   There’s a weekend of activities planned starting Friday, Aug. 26th.

On Friday, Aug. 26th you join the Naturalist at 7:30PM at the amphitheater for “Music in Nature”. Learn  how to be a musician using what you can find in the woodlands.

Start partying on Saturday, Aug. 27th at 10:30AM. There will be games, crafts and treats. Roscoe the ND state park mascot will be looking for kids of all ages to help sing happy birthday and blow out the candles with cake and lemonade for all. At 830 PM there will be a turtle jam at the amphitheater with music, marshmallow roasting and dancing. 

Sunday, Aug 28th meet the Naturalist at 10AM at the amphitheater for coffee and a discussion.

Call Tina Harding for more info at 701.594.4445

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