Lots of Stuff Goin’ On…in Downtown Northfield

boiled_in_leadIt seems like the cultural offerings are picking up pace as we move deeper into autumn.  You’ve got your choice of activities this weekend, so head down(town) for some fun.

Thursday, October 1st, it’s the Opening of the Founders Exhibit, 7 to 9 p.m., Northfield Arts Guild, the Todd Thompson Trio, 7 to 9 p.m., Tavern Lounge (riverside of the Archer House), Charlie Parr, 8 to 10 p.m., Hogan Brothers, and Study Hall at the Contented Cow.

Friday, October 2nd, it’s On the Day You Were Born and Coyote Stories, 2 and 7 p.m., ARTech School, Boiled in Lead, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Skinner Chapel on the Carleton College campus, Joe Meyer, 7 p.m., Tavern Lounge, Open House at the Goodsell Observatory, 8 to 10 p.m., Carleton College campus, Plautus Auluaria (The Pot of Gold), 8 p.m., Christiansen Hall 233 on the St. Olaf College campus, D J Music, Froggy Bottoms, and Beguine Brothers at the Contented Cow. Continue reading

There’s Always Something Going On Nearby in Downtown Northfield

KellyConnoleLet’s kick off the weekend, on Thursday, September 17th, with the Northfield Liquor Store’s Wine Club, 7 to 9 p.m., The Grand Event CenterThe Geometry of Visual Space, 7 p.m., Dittman 305 on the St. Olaf College campus, Mark Mraz, 7 p.m., The Tavern Lounge (riverside of the Archer House), Jun Qian, 8:15 p.m., Urness Recital Hall on the St. Olaf College campus, Study Hall with Peter, Terry and Peter at The Contented Cow and Karaoke at Froggy Bottoms. Continue reading