Whew, talk about a #wheekend! No matter your relationship status, there’s plenty of lovely fun to be had out and about in the Driftless Region. Lectures, fondue, birding, live music, pancake breakfasts and more! Have fun, friends!
Thursday, February 12:
Porter House Lecture Series: Emily England and John Werner, “Preserving Porter’s Pictures”, Porter House, 401 W. Broadway, Decorah, 7:30pm
Palestine: First Hand – George Lowe & Martha Monson Lowe present about their recent 90-day sojourn in Palestine. NE Iowa Peace & Justice Center. 119 Winnebago St. Decorah, 7pm
Cellar Quiz Bowl! Decorah, 7:30 pm
Oneota Co-op Cheese Fondue Party – Class with Beth Rotto, Decorah, 5-6:30pm
Friday, February 13:
The Great Backyard Bird Count at Lake Meyer! Upper Iowa Audubon counts at 2pm
Contact: Rachel Sandhorst, sandra01 [at] luther.edu
Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum Spaghetti Supper, raffle, and Pie Auction! North Winn School, rural Decorah, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Date Night at ArtHaus – Materials and snacks provided. Ages 18+ welcome. 7-9pm, Register online.
Other upcoming date nights scheduled for March 13, April 24, and May 15
Lanesboro / Frozen River Film Festival present “Adrenaline Set” at the St. Mane Theatre in Lanesboro. 7:30pm
“A Taste of Love” Valentine’s Gathering at New Minowa Players,Social gathering of theatrical friends with desserts at 8pm and entertainment at 8:30pm. Decorah, 906 Mill St. FREE!
Pigtown Fling String Band, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm
Saturday, February 14:
Lake Meyer Ice Fishing Derby – RESCHEDULED for February 22. 12:30-4:30pm
Mud Club Night at The Clay Studio – Cocoa Cups! 2 Hour project based event for 5-12 year olds. 6-8pm. Register in advance.
Unison Duo (Du Huang & Xiao Hu) present a recital in the Jenson-Noble Recital Hall, Luther, 7:30pm. Free.
Julie Merrick & Friends with Tony Arata and Pat Alger. Elks Lodge, Decorah, 7pm.
The 4 on the Floor Valentine’s Day at Ed’s! Ed’s No Name Bar, Winona
Charlie Parr xoxoxox, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm
Sunday, February 15:
Boy Scout Troop 66 Annual Pancake Breakfast, St. Ben’s Church Hall, Decorah 8am-1pm
Decorah Walk of Solidarity – meets at Congregational UCC 209 W. Broadway 8:30am, gathers participants at various congregations on way to Luther College Campus.
Luther College Gospel Sunday Worship Service, CFL, Decorah, 10am
Burr Oak Lutheran Annual Luther League Ham & Turkey Dinner, 11:30am – 1pm
Decorah IOOF Odd Fellows #58 Ham & Meatball Dinner, 326 Wahsington St., 10:30am-12:30pm
“Music in the Shape of a Pear”, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 701 Iowa St. Decorah, 4pm, Free
The Useful Jenkins, the Root Note, La Crosse, 8 pm