Here's what to do on Legacy WeekendHere is a list of events that are scheduled as part of “Legacy Weekend” in Alexandria and Glenwood.
Here is a list of events that are scheduled as part of “Legacy Weekend” in Alexandria and Glenwood:
Friday, February 11
AAAA Theatre (Visitor’s Welcome Center) – opening night of Dixie Swim Club, 7:30 p.m., 618 Broadway, Alexandria. For tickets, call (320) 762-8300. Website: www.alexandriaareaarts.org
Pope County Historical Museum, open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guided tours at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Kids crafts and activities throughout the day. It’s located at 809 South Lakeshore Drive, Glenwood. Website: www.popecountymuseum.wordpress.com
Ann Bickle Heritage House, open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guided tours at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. It’s located at 226 East Minnesota Avenue, Glenwood.
Winterama – children’s activities on the ice, the Polar Plunge and a minnow eating contest. It will take place near Lakeside Ballroom, Glenwood, from 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Douglas County Library, open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Featured displays include Minnesota Bookshelves and the Evansville Arts Coalition’s “Flying Pieces of Art.” It’s located at 720 Fillmore, Alexandria. Website: www.douglascountylibrary.org
DATA snowmobiling trail rides. Website: www.douglasareatrails.com
Sertoma/Viking Sportsmen Ice Fishing Challenge on Lake Agnes near North Broadway and 2nd Avenue. Starts at noon. Website: www.icefishingchallenge. org
School District 206/Community Education class, “Containing Winter’s Libations from Demitasse to Tankards.” Build a drinking vessel out of clay and decorate with colorful glazes. It will take place from 1 to 4 p.m. at Knute Nelson Gables – Governor’s Room, 1220 Nokomis Street, Alexandria. Preregistration: (320) 762-3310, extension 1.
School District 206/Community Education offering, “Chocolate and Wine Pairing from Around the World.” It will take place from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at Sixth Avenue Wine and Ale, 115 6th Avenue East, Alexandria. Website: www.alexandria.k12.mn.us.
Candlelight Ski and Snowshoe at Lake Carlos State Park from 6 to 9 p.m. To reserve snowshoes or for more information, call (320) 852-7200. The park is located at 2601 County Road 38 Northeast, Carlos. Website: www.dnr.state. mn.us/state_parks/lake_carlos/index.html
AAAA Theatre (Visitor’s Welcome Center) presents Dixie Swim Club at 7:30 p.m. at 618 Broadway, Alexandria. For tickets, call (320) 762-8300. Website: www.alexandriaareaarts.org
Sunday, February 13
AAAA Theatre (Visitor’s Welcome Center) presents Dixie Swim Club at 2 p.m. at 618 Broadway, Alexandria. For tickets, call (320) 762-8300. Website: www.alexandriaareaarts.org