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Tuesday July 7th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Events Free Concert in Sibley Park
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Mankato Area Community Band plays all of your favorites - marches, movie and show tunes, Big Band, patriotic, Jazz, children's. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Take the whole family. Rain cancels.

2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music

Posted by: Mankato Area Community Band

 Educational Events
Mankato Events Bubble Wonders
Event date: July 7, 2015
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Location:
100 East Main Street
Mankato, MN 56001
Description:
In their first visit to our libraries, Bubble Wonders will present "Anything is Possible," a show full of amazing bubble tricks that include a bubble volcano, a bubble caterpillar, a dancing bubble, a bubble merry-go-round and much more!


2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Blue Earth County Library
Event Website: http://beclibrary.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=725http://beclibrary.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=725

Mankato Events Knitting Collective
Grab your knitting and join others at the library every Tuesday evening from 6:30-7:30pm.

2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=250839http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=250839

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Events Trivia Tuesday Nights at Chopps Bar
Time: 10:00 pm
Come on down to Chopps Bar for some trivia fun. Bring a team or play alone. Its free to play, prizes for each round, and the winner gets a 50 gift certificate. Follow Trivia Mankato on Facebook or @triviamankato on twitter for more information.

2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment

Posted by: Trivia Mankato

 Classes Events
Mankato Events Handbook Basics B4B (Business 4 Business) Networking Group
Time: 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
This is a tool for a company and its employees, because it provides a one-stop place for employees to reference, helps ensure employees are treated fairly, minimizes conflicts and sets up defenses in case the company is audited or an employee sues.

2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-07T12:00:00-13:00:00 Classes
Posted by: B4B Networking Group
Event Website: http://b4bchamber.com/events-and-workshops/http://b4bchamber.com/events-and-workshops/
Wednesday July 8th
 Educational Events
Mankato Events Wow Walk On Wednesdays
Meet at the library for a 30-45 minute walk around lower North Mankato. No registration required.

2015-07-08T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-08T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=250977http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=250977

Mankato Events Gallimaufry
Fun-filled concert by a local duo. Wednesday, July 8th at 10am in the Police Annex Meeting Room.

2015-07-08T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-08T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247353http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247353
Thursday July 9th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Karaoke
Time: 9:00 pm
Hosted by Jake Palmer and Party Sound.

2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

 Educational Events
Mankato Events Mask Making Part 1
Learn how to make paper mache masks. Signing up for part 1 automatically signs you up for part 2 on 7/23. Registration required. Thursday, July 9th from 2-4pm. Ages 12-18.

2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247355http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247355

Mankato Events Science Museum Engineering Program
Kids ages 6-11 can use engineering skills to solve problems on Thursday, July 9th at 10am in the Police Annex. Registration required!

2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247354http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247354

Mankato Events The Magic Of Mike Prestby
Event date: July 9, 2015
Event Time: 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Location:
100 East Main Street
Mankato, MN 56001
Description:
Mike Prestby will present "Every Hero Has a Story, a fun, educational program that combines comedy, magic and illusion to promote reading and the use of libraries. You will meet "Super Chicken," "Fred Lightrear the Amazing Firefly," "The Magic Drawing of Houdini" and many more new friends.


2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Blue Earth County Library
Event Website: http://beclibrary.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=726http://beclibrary.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=726

Mankato Eventsmankato events Teen Pottery


2015-07-09 10:00


Except on:
Thu Aug 27, 2015 Thu Aug 13, 2015

Who: Arts Center of Saint Peter Calendar of Events

Where: Arts Center of Saint Peter, 315 South Minnesota Avenue, Saint Peter, MN 56082, United States

For beginning & intermediate students 12-16. Get ready to dig deeper into clay! For new beginners and seasoned returners, this class will cover ceramics basics and explore new techniques on and off the wheel. Students will take home hand-made ceramic pieces. Register at www.stpetercommunityedonline.com.


2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Arts Center of St. Peter

 Community Events
Mankato Events Score Chapter Volunteers To Meet
When: Thu Jul 9, 2015 9:30am to 10:30am



Where: Envision Lab, 227 E. Main Street, Suite 200

The South Central MN SCORE Chapter will hold its first monthly chapter meeting on Thursday, July 9th at Envision Lab (227 East Main Street, Suite 200) beginning at 9:30am. SCORE Volunteers are invited and encouraged to attend. New volunteers will be introduced. SCORE clients and individuals interested in becoming clients are also welcome to attend! Light refreshments will be served.



SCORE is a non-profit association supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) with the goal of providing no cost, confidential mentoring by experienced volunteers to aspiring new businesses and to existing businesses. Nationally, SCORE has over 11,000 volunteers with the goal of helping one million clients by 2020. To request a mentor, visit our website at www.scmnscore.org or call 507-455-3515 x124. SCORE is growing nationally and locally! We are committed to our clients' success.


2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 Community
Posted by: Envision Lab

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Jackson Park Songs On The Lawn - Rogue Valley
When: Thu Jul 9, 2015 11am to 1pm
Where: Jackson Park 151 E Jackson St, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

Greater Mankato Songs on the Lawn presented by Xcel Energy is celebrating its 12th year, with the same fun flavor that has made it such a popular annual event.

This summer tradition takes place every Thursday in June from 11 am 1 pm in Jackson Park adjacent to The Free Press and the Brett's building. Admission is free and free parking is available throughout the downtown area.

Songs on the Lawn gives co-workers, friends and families from all around the region an opportunity to gather in the City Center Mankato to enjoy live music from area bands. Attendees can also purchase lunch and snacks sold by a variety of local vendors.

June 4, Pour Me Band
June 11, Rogue Valley - POSTPONED TO JULY 9 due to weather
June 18, The Last Revel
June 25, The Porchlights

#KatoSongs

https://www.facebook.com/events/1568213383445108/


2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-09T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: FuzzTalkRadio LLC
Friday July 10th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Events Live Music by Drive South
Time: 5:30-8:30
Live music every Friday and Saturday night at Indian Island Winery!! Friday nights music runs from 5:30-8:30pm. Saturday night music runs from 6-8:30pm!
Check our website for future performers as well as type of music each one plays!


2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Indian Island Winery
Event Website: http://www.indianislandwinery.comhttp://www.indianislandwinery.com

Mankato Eventsmankato events Happy hour music by Steve Klassen
Time: 5:00 pm
Come enjoy happy hour with some fun live music.

2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

Mankato Eventsmankato events Garret Stienberg and Cindy Rupp Dueling Piano's
Dueling Pianos and fun music.

2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

 Educational Events
Mankato Events Teen Free Food Friday & Scavenger Hunt
Join us for free food and a scavenger hunt on Friday, July 10th from 6:30-8:00pm. Ages 12-18. Registration required.

2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247356http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247356

Mankato Eventsmankato events Water Cycle
Time: 1 PM to 2 PM
Water cycle education for kids.
Meet at the Waterfall side of Minneopa park.
See link for more details.


2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: PC Dudes
Event Website: http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/minneopa/calendar.htmlhttp://www.dnr.state.mn.us/state_parks/minneopa/calendar.html

 Holidays Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events JT and the Gunslingers
Time: 9pm
Jt and the Gunslingers are coming back to Benderz Bar July 10th & 11th after Fundays! Stop in for amazing Southern Rock/Outlaw/Country music with some extremely energetic talented guys!Keep your fun going after the beer garden closes at Benderz!

2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Holidays
Posted by: Benderz Bar and Grill
Event Website: http://www.jtgunslingers.com/http://www.jtgunslingers.com/

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Jefferson Park Space Jam
When: Fri Jul 10, 2015 9pm to 10pm
Where: Jefferson Park, Saint Peter, MN 56082, United States

This is the 4th year of the popular St. Peter Movie in the Park Series.

This year we will be showing:
Friday, July 10th Space Jam
Friday, July 24th RV
Friday, July 31st Big Hero 6

These will be free events to the public, showing family friendly movies and providing local food vendors and pre-movie entertainment for kids. The screen will be set up out on the Baseball Field!!

Movies will start at sunset.
Bring a chair and blanket.

https://www.facebook.com/events/900693599976795/


2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: FuzzTalkRadio LLC

 Theatre Events
Mankato Events City of Saint Peter Recreation Department: Movies in the Park
Time: 9:00 P.M.
Grab your blanket, family and friends and join us for Space Jam Presented by Nicollet County Bank.

Located @ Jefferson Fields (1401 Nicollet Ave)

Features:
FREE!!!!
Activities 1 hour before dusk
Concessions
Prizes and more!


2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-10T12:00:00-13:00:00 Theatre

Posted by: St. Peter Recreation
Event Website: http://www.saintpetermn.gov/sites/default/files/images/recreation/Current%20Events%20Summer%2015%20II_0.pdfhttp://www.saintpetermn.gov/sites/default/files/images/recreation/Current%20Events%20Summer%2015%20II_0.pdf
Saturday July 11th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Events Live Music by Jim Jam
Time: 6-8:30pm
Live music every Friday and Saturday night at Indian Island Winery!! Friday nights music runs from 5:30-8:30pm. Saturday night music runs from 6-8:30pm!
Check our website for future performers as well as type of music each one plays!


2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Indian Island Winery
Event Website: http://www.indianislandwinery.comhttp://www.indianislandwinery.com

Mankato Eventsmankato events Everet Smithson
Time: 9:00 pm
Folk, bluegrass

2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music
Posted by: Wine Cafe

 Educational Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events Reception For Old Shapes, New Forms Work By Cal Davidson
When: Sat Jul 11, 2015 2pm to 4pm
Where: Arts Center of Saint Peter, 315 South Minnesota Avenue, Saint Peter, MN 56082, United States



2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Arts Center of St. Peter

Mankato Events Airplane Rides
Event date: July 11, 2015
Event Time: 08:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Mankato Airport
Mankato, MN 56001
Description:
Become a Young Eagle and enjoy a 20-minute airplane ride with Mankato's Experimental Aircraft Association. Ages 8 to 17; sign-up and permission slip required.


2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Blue Earth County Library
Event Website: http://beclibrary.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=727http://beclibrary.org/Calendar.aspx?EID=727

Mankato Events North Mankato Fun Days Parade


2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Blue Earth County Historical Society
Event Website: http://www.bechshistory.com/events/north-mankato-fun-days-paradehttp://www.bechshistory.com/events/north-mankato-fun-days-parade

 Holidays Events
Mankato Eventsmankato events JT and the Gunslingers
Time: 9pm
Jt and the Gunslingers are coming back to Benderz Bar July 10th & 11th after Fundays! Stop in for amazing Southern Rock/Outlaw/Country music with some extremely energetic talented guys!Keep your fun going after the beer garden closes at Benderz!

2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Holidays
Posted by: Benderz Bar and Grill
Event Website: http://www.jtgunslingers.com/http://www.jtgunslingers.com/

 Entertainment Events
Mankato Events Live Music - Matt Griswold
When: Sat Jul 11, 2015 9pm to 12am
Foot Stompin' Folk Rock


2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: Pub 500

Mankato Eventsmankato events Royal Bliss
When: Sat Jul 11, 2015
$7 advance
$10 day of show

They began as a modern rock band achieving early success with their music on several rock radio stations. In 2009 their Capitol Records debut Life In-Between charted on the Billboard top 200 and was #1 in Billboard Heatseekers. In 2012 their self-released Waiting Out The Storm reached #9 on the iTunes Rock Chart and hit #2 in Billboard Heatseekers.


2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-11T12:00:00-13:00:00 Entertainment
Posted by: Busters Sports Bar and Grill
Sunday July 12th
 Live Music Events
Mankato Events Centenary Summer Music featuring A Cappella Voices
Time: 9:00 AM
Playing our Summer Music this week is A Cappella Voices. Please join us for worship at 9:00 a.m.

Please contact us @ 507-387-4074 or jrlamm@mankatocentenary.org for more information


2015-07-12T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-12T12:00:00-13:00:00 Live Music

Posted by: Centenary Church
Event Website: http://www.mankatocentenary.orghttp://www.mankatocentenary.org

 Educational Events
Mankato Events Mankato Baltics In North Mankato


2015-07-12T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-12T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: Blue Earth County Historical Society
Event Website: http://www.bechshistory.com/events/mankato-baltics-north-mankatohttp://www.bechshistory.com/events/mankato-baltics-north-mankato

 Community Events
Mankato Events Adoption Meet and Greet Event
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Come out and meet some of our adoptable animals looking for forever families!

2015-07-12T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-12T12:00:00-13:00:00 Community
Posted by: Mending Spirits Animal Rescue
Event Website: http://www.mendingspirits.org/current-and-upcoming-events.htmlhttp://www.mendingspirits.org/current-and-upcoming-events.html
Monday July 13th
 Educational Events
Mankato Events Everyday Hero Storytime
A guest will read his or her favorite story and talk about how they make our community a better place to live. Sign up required! Ages 2-5.

2015-07-13T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-13T12:00:00-13:00:00 Educational
Posted by: North Mankato Public Library
Event Website: http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247330http://engagedpatrons.org/EventsExtended.cfm?SiteID=9177&EventID=247330

 Community Events
Mankato Events 2015 Survivor Reunion: Relay For Life of Blue Earth County
Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Reception held at the WOW! Zone, 2030 Adams Street, Mankato, MN

Cancer survivor, please join us as an honored guest. Please invite your caregiver(s) to attend with you as well.

Register online or call: 507-245-3528


2015-07-13T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-13T12:00:00-13:00:00 Community

Posted by: Blue Earth County Relay For Life
Event Website: http://www.relayforlife.org/blueearthcountymnhttp://www.relayforlife.org/blueearthcountymn

Mankato Events Co-design Lab
When: Mon Jul 13, 2015 6:30pm to Mon Jul 13, 2015 8pm



Where: Envision Lab, 227 E. Main Street, Suite 200

Free and open to the public! Wanna see where the "rubber meets the road" when it comes to launching your innovative projects and ideas? This is a process that takes your idea or concept and helps you get the feedback and connections you need to dream, develop and do what it is you wanna do.


2015-07-13T12:00:00-13:00:00 2015-07-13T12:00:00-13:00:00 Community
Posted by: Envision Lab
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