Award-winning cellist Dmitri Kouzov will be the featured musician at Minnesota Sinfonia's "Variation on a Theme" concert at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Founders Hall on the St. Paul campus of Metropolitan State University, 700 E. Seventh St.
Minnesota state parks and trails will host 32 candlelight events this winter, including an event on the Gateway State Trail Saturday, Feb. 9. These events provide an opportunity to hike on trails illuminated by the warm glow of candles or luminaries.
International business speaker and best-selling sports author Ross Bernstein will discuss the champion's code at Century College on Thursday, Feb. 7, at 7 p.m. in the West Campus Theatre, 3300 Century Ave. N., White Bear Lake.
A winter gala fundraising event will be held at the New Brighton Community Center Saturday, Feb. 23 from 6:30-10:30 p.m., hosted by the St. Anthony Village High School jazz band and chamber choir. Proceeds will be used to support the band and choir trips this spring to Chicago and New York.
Lakeshore Player's will transform the White Bear Lake Armory into the set of the imaginary "Masquerade for Money" TV game show where costumed contestants have the chance to compete. When a murder occurs, it will be up to the amateur detectives in the audience to solve the crime.
Meet local and award-winning authors during January and February at Dakota County Library locations. You'll enjoy meeting the authors, listening to them read and hearing about their latest work. Authors will sign books at all events.