Weekly Roundup: March 2-8


Check out this week’s upcoming events in Greater Longfellow and Minneapolis! 


Check out this week’s movies at the Trylon Cinemaand Riverview Theater!

Friday, March 2  

Family Story Time for Babies, Toddlers, & Preschoolers @ East Lake Library 
2727 E Lake St. • 10:15-10:45am
Baby Story Time for Toddlers @ East Lake Library
2727 E Lake St. • 11:15-11:45am

Creative Makers’ Open Studio w/ Molly Anthony @ Junket: Tossed & Found
4049 Minnehaha Ave • 5:30-7pm • $10
Join Junket’s Molly Anthony (@mkranthony on Instagram) for a meaningful, focused time to create, reuse, make and connect with others! We’re inviting returning participants to keep working on their journals and help newbies get started. New participants will each start with a book, and then focus on the creative process of layering materials onto existing pages, deciding what to keep and what becomes background, experimenting with different techniques.
Natty Nation’s 3rd Annual Bob Marley Birthday Bash at The Hook @ The Hook and Ladder Theater & Lounge
3010 Minnehaha Ave • Doors 8pm // Music 9pm
21+ // $10 Adv // $15 Day of Show
NATTY NATION’s 3rd Annual Bob Marley Birthday Bash with Special Guests GOULASH, DJ Trichrome, DJ I Roach 


Saturday, March 3

Tim Houlihan Music @ Merlin’s Rest
3601 E Lake St • 8:30pm
Let March Madness begin with a stop at Merlin’s Rest! The band will be playing original and clever covers … we may even have a sing along! Join us!
SOTN Du Nord Distillery Tour @ Du Nord Craft Spirits
2610 E 32nd St • 6pm 
Cost: $8 • POC: Ari Dahl (612) 987-5376
Join Stars of the North Women in Aviation on a private tour of Du Nord Craft Spirits! We’ll get to learn about each step of the distilling process from grain to glass, and end the one hour tour with a tasting. Afterwords, join us in the cocktail room for a drink. This is a great event for first timers! All ages are welcome.
The Belfast Cowboys “Astral Weeks”@ The Hook and Ladder Theater & Lounge
3010 Minnehaha Ave • Doors 7pm // Music 7:30pm
21+ // $7 Advance // $10 Day of Show
The Belfast Cowboys will be covering the entire Astral Weeks album by Van Morrison in addition to a full evening of great “Van The Man” tunes.
Twin City Synth Meet @ Squirrel Haus Arts. Saturday 
3450 Snelling Ave S. • 2-7pm
If you’re interested in synthesizers come join us! Great way to meet new people with similar interests! Organized like a car show. Bring your synths to show off or just show up to look at other peoples synths! Power cords and tables provided although feel free to bring. If you bring gear also bring some way to hear it such as headphones or small powered speakers. 
Agenda: Front Gallery programming 2-7pm – Synth social/show and tell.
Back Gallery programming 2-4pm – Open PA.  4-7pm – Featured live performances from Queen Drea, Low Gain, Subseason and Fargaard
Bring a synth! Bring a friend! Have fun and Geek out! $5 donation appreciated if you can. For information: headwound@gmail.com

Social Group for Parents w/ Transition Longfellow @ Longfellow Park Building
3435 36th Ave S • 10am
Social group for parents of kids 10 and under who would like to meet like-minded moms and dads. For the first few months of this group we will be talking about family preparedness, and each family will receive a preparedness binder and work on putting together an emergency kit. The City of Minneapolis Health Department and Emergency Services Department will be helping with this project.
On Screen: Bears for families & kids @ East Lake Library
2727 E Lake St. 2:15-5pm


Sunday, March 4


Monday, March 5

Let’s Meet: Theater Arts Administrators @ Squirrel Haus Arts
3450 Snelling Ave • 7-9pm 
Please join us for a networking gathering with fellow arts administrators!
RSVP at https://goo.gl/forms/V0jQiaKA8bE6kzGS2 Our Let’s Meet series brings together theater folks with similar areas of expertise and identities to connect about current topics, ask their burning questions, and share camaraderie across organizational lines. We also want to hear what you need from the Minnesota Theater Alliance. These casual gatherings allow us to keep you up to date on resources and programs that are designed to support the work of all Minnesota theaters and theater makers. These events are free and open to all!
K-12 Homework Help @ East Lake Library
2727 E Lake St. • 3:30-7:30pm
Ludwig @ Trylon Cinema 
2820 E 33rd St • 7pm
Helmut Berger superbly portrays the tormented King Ludwig of Bavaria, whose tragic reign lasted from 1864 to 1886. Originally released in truncated form, this film is now shown in a cut that restores Visconti’s masterwork to the screen


Tuesday, March 6

K-12 Homework Help @ East Lake Library
2727 E Lake St. • 3:30-7:30pm


Wednesday, March 7

Tape Freaks Presents: March’s Mystery Movie @ Trylon Cinema 
2820 E 33rd St • 7pm
Do you like surprises, b-movies, and free stuff?
Siama’s Congo Music – Free Music Wednesdays @ The Hook and Ladder Theater & Lounge
3010 Minnehaha Ave • Doors 6pm // Music 7pm
Siama, Dallas & Tim O’Keefe are really looking forward to playing the sweet Hook again. Last month our friends made it such a fun and special night. Let’s do it again! ; drink specials; 21+www.siamamusic.com

Small Group Computer Help for Adults @ East Lake Library
2727 E Lake St. 9:30-11am
Childcare Group Story Time for Babies, Preschoolers, & Toddlers @ East Lake Library 
2727 E Lake St. 10:15-10:45am


Thursday, March 8

Trivia night! @ Urban Forage Winery and Cider House
3016 E Lake St. • 7pm 
Trivia hosted by Jeff and Luke! Test your knowledge of cider, the literature of JRR Tolkien and JK Rowling, scientific plant names and Minnesota music! Fun? Yes. Weird? Maybe. Best thing to do on a Thursday night? Most definitely!

First Surfacing @ The Hook and Ladder Theater & Lounge
3010 Minnehaha Ave. • 8pm
K-12 Homework Help @ East Lake Library 
2727 E Lake St. • 3:30-7:30pm
Teen LGBTQ+ Club @ East Lake Library
2727 E Lake St. 3:30-4:30pm

Conversation Circles for Adults @ East Lake Library
2727 E Lake St. • 4-6pm

Book Group: “The Joy of Missing Out: Finding Balance in a Wired World” by Christina Crook @ Moon Palace Bookstore
3032 Minnehaha Ave. • 6:30-8pm
They have copies on hand. Mention that you are in the book group. Email, Facebook, Snapchat, Messenger, Instagram, Twitter, online games… Do you find yourself spending far too much time in the digital world? Do you look up to find an hour has gone by with nothing to show for it? Do you feel you’re constantly behind and something’s got to give? This may be the book for you. In 2012 author Christina Crook disabled the data on her smartphone, turned off her email and said goodbye to the Internet for 31 days. Her book explores the intersection of technology, relationships and happiness.
READ THE 3rd Section, Chapters 10-14