Friday, May 17
7:30 a.m. Wake Up Alexandria!, Brenton, LLC, 4750 County Road 13 NE, Alexandria
9 a.m.-3 p.m. Blood Drive, Alexandria Senior Center, 414 Hawthorne St.
7 p.m. "The Improvised Life," Sam Militch concert, Railroad & 2nd Event Center, Evansville
Saturday, May 18
8 a.m. "End the Silence," Suicide Awareness Fundraiser 1k Walk & Wag, 5k Run, Alexandria YMCA
8:30-11:30 a.m. Holmes City Farmers Market & Community Breakfast (8:30-10:30 a.m.), Trinity Lutheran Church, 5760 County Rd. 4W SW
8:45 a.m. "Walk" for Independence, Nordic Meadow Apartments, Building 410, 34th Ave. E., Alexandria
9 a.m.-Noon Alexandria Farmers Market, Big Ole Central Park
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Freedom First Riders Bike Show, Runestone Community Center, Alexandria
10:30 a.m. Saturday Morning Gardening, "Mission: Emerald Ash Borer," Douglas County Library, Alexandria
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Mai Fest, Runestone Museum, 206 Broadway St., Alexandria
1-3 p.m. Allen Eskens, Author Talk & Book Signing, Douglas County Library, Alexandria
1-5 p.m. Scandinavian Music Workshop and Swedish Painting Discussion, Farwell Norwegian Lutheran Church, Farwell
Sunday, May 19
2 p.m. Live Music, Mikko Cowdry, Minnesota Memories, Alexandria Senior Center, 414 Hawthorne St.
2 p.m. Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra's 10 Years of Music, Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center
Monday, May 20
Noon Chamber of Commerce Noontime Knowledge, Broadway Ballroom
4 p.m. Documentary Film: "Minnesota 13 from Grain to Glass," Grand Arbor Theatre, Alexandria
7 p.m. 7th and 8th Grade Band Concert, Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center
Wednesday, May 22
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Opening Day 2019, Legacy of the Lakes Museum, 205 3rd Ave. W., Alexandria
12:30-2:30 p.m. Free Ice Cream Social, Nelson Gables Governors Room, 1220 Nokomis, Alexandria
7:30 p.m. Alexandria Area High School Spring Choir Concert, Alexandria Area High School Performing Arts Center
Thursday, May 23
Noon-6 p.m. Alexandria Senior Center Garage Sale, 414 Hawthorne St.
1-5 p.m. Windmill Ponds Craft & Vendor Fair, 715 Victor St., Alexandria
4:30 p.m. Off the Clock! Profile by Sanford, 410 30th Ave. E., Ste. 203, Alexandria
7 p.m. 5th & 6th Grade Band and Orchestra Concert, Discovery Middle School Gym
7 p.m. Dana & The Bottle Rockets, Douglas County Courthouse Lawn, Alexandria
Friday, May 24
7 a.m.-6 p.m. Alexandria Senior Center Garage Sale, 414 Hawthorne St.
10 a.m.-9 p.m. Ole Oppe Fest 2019, Big Ole Central Park, Alexandria
7:30 p.m. Alexandria Area High School Student-Produced Play, Discovery Middle School Auditorium
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