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6 Spotlight: Sport Clips Haircuts


8 Saving Money During the Holidays 10 MOJO Fit Studios: Winter Fitness 12 Grow in Gratitude

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Treat Others the Way They Want to be Treated by Jamee Larson

Do your best. Do what’s right. Almost twenty-five years ago, retired U.S. Airforce commander Gordon Logan wanted to transform the men’s hair care industry, and transform it he did. Logan opened Sport Clips in Austin, Texas in 1993 with the goal of providing a “championship haircut experience in an exciting sports-themed environment.” That unique and innovative concept has helped Sport Clips grow from that initial store to a countrywide network of more than 1,500 locations. In fact, Sport Clips is currently the only national hair care franchise to have a store in all fifty states. Paul and Tara Herzog are the latest entrepreneurs to become part of the Sport Clips family. After seeing a flier for the franchise, Tara was hooked. “I knew it was a unique concept for the area,” she said. A licensed cosmetologist, Tara convinced Paul to take the leap and the pair opened their first store in Grand Forks in 2011. The business

venture has been a resounding success. The Herzog’s have now brought Sport Clips to the Fargo/Moorhead area, with stores located in West Fargo (opened in August 2012) and Fargo’s Timber Creek (opened in January of 2016). The success of the stores has been remarkable and according to Paul, “there are definite plans for more locations.” The thing that sets Sport Clips apart is its commitment to excellence. When Logan created the business concept, he did so with a model rooted in steadfast values. These core values are the same as those adopted by the legendary football coach Lou Holtz: “Do your best. Do what’s right. Treat others the way they want to be treated.” By developing an experience that is unparalleled in the hair care industry, Logan created a franchise that puts clients first, every time. The signature service for all Sport Clips stores is the “MVP Experience,” which includes a precision haircut, hot steamed towel, massaging shampoo (including tea tree shampoo and leave-in conditioner), and relaxing neck and shoulder treatment. “We don’t want you to just come in and get a haircut,” Tara explained. “It [the MVP Experience] really sets us apart.” The entire Sport Clips concept is based on a sports theme, including the presence of several television screens so clients don’t miss the big game. It is all part of creating an atmosphere that appeals

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include everyone from police and firemen to nurses and EMTs. A hero

for every client every time,” Tara explained. Based on the success of the

card provides the holder with $3 off a haircut for life. That is not where

franchise, it appears that the Sport Clips experience is a hit

Sport Clips’ philanthropic endeavors end, however. In addition to the local heroes’ program, Sport Clips locations across the US have partnered with a plethora of companies, including Habitat for Humanity, the Boys & Girls Club, the American Red Cross, and Special Olympics. Finally, Sport Clips has also made a commitment to assisting future cosmetologists in obtaining the education and training they need. Through the ACE (Access to Cosmetology Education) Scholarship Program, up to 15 cosmetology students who are enrolled in an AACS member school can apply for a $1000 scholarship every year. Tara has had the pleasure of presenting a scholarship to a local student at The Salon

In addition to their stellar products and services, another thing that has made Sport Clips so successful is their commitment to giving back to the communities that support them. One way they do that is the “Help a Hero” program, which raises funds to provide scholarships to veterans and service members. The VFW’s “Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship” program helps veterans get the education and training they need to transition from the battlefield to civilian careers.

Professional Academy in 2015. Although Sport Clips is a franchise, clients in the F/M area can be assured of an individualized experience. The locations in the area are independently owned by the Herzogs, who take a hands-on approach to the businesses. “It’s a franchise business, but we are local owners in the stores every week,” Tara said. Sport Clips is located at 675 13th Ave E in West Fargo,  5050 Timber Pkwy S in

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During the Holidays by Jamee Larson

The Christmas holiday is fast approaching, which generally means fun, family, food, and … financial debt. Spending over the holidays can get out of control very fast. It is easy to get caught up on the festivities and put yourself in a deep pit of debt come January. With a little planning, however, the holidays do not need to break the bank.

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GIFT YOUR SKILLS: Are you handy around the house, a Betty Crocker in the kitchen, or someone that possesses a special skill? Consider gifting those abilities, especially to someone in need of a helping hand. Offer a free cut and style if you are a hairdresser, tuneup the neighbor’s car if you are a


mechanic, or even offer to babysit for friends with small children. Giving of

Determine how much you can spend on

yourself is a special gift that will often

gifts, food, decorations, greeting cards,

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etc. and then stick to it. If you need to

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mailman, hairdresser, school teacher, or neighbors, consider doing so in a

For many people, getting together with

manner that doesn’t cost any money.

family and friends is the highlight of the

Write them a heartfelt thank you

holiday season. Hosting a dinner party

letter and bake some cookies. Have

doesn’t need to result in a hundred-

your children paint them a picture

dollar grocery list, however. Consider

or create something from items you

having a potluck dinner and ask those on

have lying around the house. Saying

your invitation list to bring their favorite

thank you doesn’t need to be an

holiday dish.

expensive practice. CUT BACK ON EXPENSES BEFORE CHRISTMAS: Give yourself a little financial cushion by cutting down on discretionary spending during the weeks leading up to the holidays. Forgo that dinner out or postpone date night so that you can save a few dollars that can then be used for holiday spending.

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of presents and explain to them that they will certainly not be getting everything on their Christmas list. Helping them understand the realities of Christmas will prevent unnecessary stress on Christmas morning.

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Winter Fitness by Ana Mitrovici

As the days get shorter colder, it’s easy to

early as 5:15AM for those who want to get their workout

feel like the only option is hibernation. For

in before the workday begins. The space is located in the

those of us just starting a workout routine

Prairie Stone Center, and features two main fitness rooms

or thinking about changing up your usual fitness

including a barre room. The studio is clean and crisp, with

strategies, MOJO Fit Studios offers a wide variety of

a modern interior featuring inspiring motivational art that

exercise options, including a range of yoga classes, from

exudes positivity. A cozy sitting room also offers clients

heated to prenatal.

coffee and tea or just a comfortable place to sit and chat with a friend before class. The studio features changing rooms

Kristin Burbank, owner of MOJO Fit Studios, decided to

with showers for those coming to early classes as well.

open the studio after realizing she needed a change in her professional life. She had been trained as a studio teacher prior to opening MOJO and also taught yoga sculpt. Kristin eventually realized that she was happiest when she by





to be working on their goals and their health.


MOJO’s goal is to balance yoga and fitness classes in order to give everyone the opportunity for a well-rounded approach to their health and fitness.


she wanted to be in a happier environment. The Burbanks


Initially, MOJO offered only a few classes such as hot yoga


and yoga sculpt, but eventually expanded to offer a variety

back to Fargo from Minneapolis

of new types of exercise routines such as barre, a type of

and started the studio soon

fitness regimen that draws heavily from ballet in order

after, first opening its doors

to target specific muscle groups. Always accompanied

at a temporary location

by energetic playlists, it’s fun, challenging and sure to

on 13th Ave., and later

give you a total body workout. Likewise, the yoga classes

moving to 45th St. S., its

vary considerably, with modern playlists, options and


adjustments for those with injuries or joint sensitivities.



is a big part of Kristin’s life. Not coincidentally, the studio

For runners from warmer climates who might find the


cold weather a challenge this winter, the classes offered

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at the studio will help strengthen and keep muscles toned,

with Burbank’s daughter, who has

while sparing joints from excessively high impact. Yoga’s

grown up in the studio over the

benefits range greatly, and many of its adherents have

past three years.

found that in addition to better posture and fewer back





problems (particularly for those working long hours in Now, MOJO has grown considerably, with some classes even starting as

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front of the computer), they now enjoy improvement in muscle strength and overall flexibility.

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MOJO’s goal is to balance yoga and fitness

nineties) and hot yoga detox yoga (where the



temperature can reach one hundred degrees)

opportunity for a well-rounded approach to






is that it allows your muscles to stretch while

their health and fitness. “Some seek yoga but

limiting the possibility of injury. It also leaves

some seek body changes, so variety is key,”

you feeling warmer and more optimistic.

says Burbank. Restorative yoga classes are also a great way of releasing and stretching

Not surprisingly, the studio enjoys its busiest

muscles following a more intensive workout

time in the fall and the winter. The more

experienced during sculpt classes or barre.

miserable the weather, the more enjoyable it

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is to step into a heated room, says Burbank. MOJO also offers prenatal yoga classes, one

“You can pretend you’re on a ninety-three

of Kristin’s longstanding passions. These are

degree beach.” Finding a workout routine

classes Kristin was interested in offering

that works for you is especially important

from the beginning, and they have also helped

from a physical perspective, but also from

developed a strong prenatal community

a mental one as well. “People leave more

centered around the studio as well. MOJO

decompressed,” especially during the holiday

also routinely offers new and funky classes to

season when the pressure of balancing

keep the experience fresh for its more regular

work with all the festivities can leave people

members. For example, this past summer

stressed and feeling overwhelmed. It’s great

MOJO featured several yoga sessions on the

for the immune system as well.

rooftop of the Hotel Donaldson downtown.

Kristin says the studio is a lot of hard work,

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she absolutely loves the positivity and family

classes includes a curated essential oil

feel of what she has created. “We get to be the

class offered on a rotating monthly basis.

best part of everyone’s day.”

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“Compassion” for December. Other special

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classes involve an exclusively men’s yoga class,

order to sample as many classes as possible.

“Glowga” or yoga with black lights and glow in

A wide variety of price points are available,

the dark accessories, and Candlelight Yoga.

from a single drop in rates priced at $17, to the

MOJO also offers a range of accessories, such

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as mats, bracelets, and fitness clothing by

Incentives are also available for those who are

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their bodies. Warming up before any activity,

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Grow in Gratitude

by Anita Dualeh

In the U.S., November has long been associated with giving thanks. The first recorded harvest celebration took place in Plymouth Colony in November 1621, though harvest celebrations in America most likely predated the arrival of colonists. More than 200 years later, in 1863, President Abraham Lincoln declared the nation would celebrate an official Thanksgiving holiday on November 26th and that the fourth Thursday in every November thereafter would be an official day of thanksgiving. This was the start of our nation’s official holiday to celebrate and give thanks for the blessings of the past year. Though it is good to pause once a year and reflect on all the reasons we have to be grateful, thankfulness is something we can and should cultivate throughout the entire year.





Thankfulness need not be relegated to a single day or a single season. Read on for some compelling reasons to become more grateful all year long - and some simple ways to grow in this area.

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Benefits of Gratitude Research has shown that those who are thankful tend to experience less stress and greater happiness. They often have closer friends, happier marriages, healthier hearts and all around improved lives. Gratitude is also associated with increased energy, alertness and enthusiasm as well as a boost to the immune system and increased blood supply to the heart. In general, thankful people have better physical and emotional health than those who neglect the practice of gratitude. Besides, grateful people are more pleasant to be around.

Ways to Grow in Gratitude Even if gratitude doesn’t come naturally for you, there are a number of steps you can take to grow in thankfulness. Keep a gratitude journal. Each day write down one or more things for which you are grateful. Watch your list grow over time and reread it

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Verbally share your appreciation of someone or something. Don’t let a day go by without giving a compliment or verbalizing your appreciation in some way. Each positive statement you add to your repertoire makes you that much more of a positive person. Thank a police officer or another public servant for all she or he does to serve your community.

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Some people look forward to the first snowfall in much the same way as a child on Christmas morning. There is something about the first glimmers of white that is intoxicating. Not everyone agrees, of course, but if winter is your season, your time is here. As beautiful as winter can be, however, it is also dangerous, especially for those of us living in the Midwest. Understanding the realities of winter can help prevent injury, illness, and even death. The National Safety Council suggests the following tips for keeping you and your family safe during the winter months.


We spend a great deal of time in our vehicles, especially those that travel during the holidays. Winterizing your vehicle before traveling even small distances can keep you and your family safe. Always check the weather before departure. Know the forecast for your area and plan accordingly. Trying to “beat” the weather can result in finding yourself in dangerous situations that are often undrivable. If bad weather is looming, consider leaving early or even postponing your plans. Enlist the help of a mechanic. Allowing a trained professional to give your car the once-over can prevent mechanical failure. Have your antifreeze level and freeze line, tires, brakes, belts, and battery checked before the temperature drops and the snow starts piling up. Understand the conditions. Experts recommend avoiding your cruise control during the winter, accelerating and decelerating slowly, giving yourself extra time to stop (especially in icy conditions), steering into the direction you want

Snow Shoveling

Snow removal is a necessary evil during winter. That doesn’t mean, however, that you need to put your health in jeopardy. If you are unable to remove snow on your own, hire someone to help you. If you do plan on taking care of the snow shoveling/ blowing duties, keep the following tips in mind. Avoid straining and listen to your body. Hundreds of people die from heart attacks during the winter, many of them due to snow shoveling. Listen to your body and stop if you are feeling exhausted or in pain of any sort. Push rather than lift. The worst thing you can do for your back is to lift and throw heavy shovels of snow. Push the snow as much as you can. If you must lift, do so with your legs and not your back. Know your limits. Do not work to the point of exhaustion. If you must break the snow shoveling into manageable sections, do so. Understand your body and know when it is time to stop or rest.

Protecting your body

Low temperatures can take a toll on your body very quickly. Protecting your skin is essential, especially in frigid temperatures. Bundle up in layers of loose clothing. Dressing in multiple layers will protect your body’s temperature while giving you the opportunity to remove layers when inside. Keep your ears covered. Stocking hats may do little for your hair style, but it will do wonders for your core temperature. If you refuse to wear a hat, consider earmuffs or other ways of keeping your ears warm.

to go when sliding, and keeping your gas tank at

Wear mittens and not gloves. Although gloves may

least half full.

be more functional, they are not the best way

Be prepared for anything. Always keep a properly inflated spare tire and jack in your car, as well as a shovel, jumper cables, bag of

to keep your hands warm. Keeping your fingers together enables them to share heat, which will in turn result in warmer hands.

salt or cat litters, tool kit, first aid kit, reflective

Wear good socks. Keeping your feet warm and

triangles or flares, ice scraper and snowbrush,

dry is an important way to prevent frostbite.

extra clothes (including hats and gloves), and

If you must wear dress shoes or high heels for

non-perishable, high energy foods, such as

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Holiday Events Across the Area

by Kristin Johnson

Jingle Bell Run


What’s more fun than raising money for a good cause? Doing it while dressed as Frosty the Snowman, an elf, or sporting your favorite ugly Christmas sweater. Runners will have their chance to do both during the Jingle Bell Run, held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3 in front of Courts Plus in Fargo. Runners of this 5K or 1 mile race are encouraged to dress up in their favorite holiday-themed outfit as they raise awareness and money to find a cure for Arthritis, America’s #1 cause of disability. For those who choose not to brave the cold, an indoor track will be available for runners and walkers alike. “It’s a wonderful, festive event that kicks off holiday spirit and spreads awareness of the Arthritis Foundation,” said Brittany Ingersoll, Arthritis Foundation Development Manager of North Dakota. In addition to the run, a Jingle Ball Bash will be held on Thursday, Dec. 1 at the Sanctuary Events Center in Fargo. Attendees can enjoy a delicious dinner, bid on a number of items at the silent auction, enjoy live music and wine tasting, try ballroom dancing and sign up for door prizes. All proceeds will benefit the Jingle Bell Run. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., followed by the event at 7 p.m. Single tickets are $30; couples are $50. According to the Arthritis Foundation, the disease affects more than 50 million adults and 300,000 children in the Unites States. While Arthritis is a common disease, it is not well understood. Jingle Bell Runs are held in communities all over the country, and Ingersoll hopes to not only spread the word and raise

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Community Lessons & Carols For a more traditional Christmas experience, come enjoy the songs, sounds, and spirit of Community Lessons & Carols at Trinity Lutheran Church in

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Moorhead. Following in the tradition of King’s College, Cambridge, this classic opportunity prepares hearts and minds for Christmas. Lessons will be shared by known representatives of our community and carols will be led by Trinity’s Cathedral Choir, children’s choirs, brass group and bell ensemble. All are welcome, and are encouraged to make this part of your annual traditions. A free-will offering will be collected for Lost & Found Recovery Center, which helps those lost in and affected by addiction.

Saturday, Dec. 17 @7 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 210 7th St. S, Moorhead, MN

Enjoy the Lights in Lindenwood Grab your family and friends and drive to Lindenwood Park in Fargo to witness this year’s Holiday Light display. Enjoy the warmth and comfort of your car while you sip hot chocolate and listen to Christmas carols. There were over 65 displays last year, thanks to generous area businesses and organizations. Now in its 18th year, the Holiday Lights at Lindenwood, sponsored by the FM Sertoma Club, continues to get bigger and better. According to Jim Wolslegel, Sertoma President, there are more displays this year, and many have been updated, with over 7,000 new LED light bulbs installed. Also new this year, the proceeds from the first three Mondays will be donated to Honor Flight, an organization dedicated to transporting as many U.S. military veterans as possible to Washington D.C. (at no cost to the veterans) to see the memorials of the respective war(s) they fought in. Continue on the next page > Open daily 10-7 December 2016 |

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> Continued from previous page The light displays will be open from November 25 through December 31 from 5:30-10 p.m. daily. Admission is $6 per can or van ($5 with a canned good donation for local food pantries) and $10 for buses and limos. Last year, around two tons of food was donated. All proceeds stay in the Fargo-Moorhead area and benefit local charities. Not only is the event doing a lot of good, seeing the lights is just plain fun. “It’s a family affair that many look forward to, year after year,” Wolslegel said.

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and possibly having a festive Tom & Jerry drink are on your Christmas list, you’ll fit right in at the 7th Annual SantaCon Crawl. The local pub crawl benefits the Gladys Ray Shelter and Veteran’s Drop-In Center as attendees get jolly at participating bars. The SantaCon Crawl will begin at Rooter’s Bar at 1 p.m. as (21 and over) “crawlers” dressed as Santa, Mrs. Claus, reindeer, elves and other holiday characters stroll through downtown bars, enjoying holiday spirits, merriment, and donating items and money along the way. The most-needed items include toiletries, cans of ground coffee, toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, razors, and warm gloves and hats for their residents. “It is for a good cause,” said Brittney Goodman, Marketing Coordinator for the event.


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“It's about breaking the cycle of homelessness.” According to Jan Eliassen, Director of the Gladys Ray Shelter, goers of the SantaCon Crawl are definitely doing their part to help. “All money raised goes into a fund that provides opportunities for shelter guests to receive assistance to meet a specific need or continue working toward their goals,” she said. “Often people that are homeless do not have the resources to overcome immediate barriers to housing, employment, training, family reunification, or even meeting basic health needs. SantaCon funds are used


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to help individuals overcome some of those immediate barriers.” Examples of past scholarships include support for obtaining a copy of a birth certificate or identification needed to apply for jobs or housing, purchasing required apparel for a new job (boots, gloves, uniform, etc.), filling prescriptions, rental housing applications, transportation to return home, eye appointments and/or new glasses, household items when moving into housing, and medical or dental co-pays. “Requests for support can be related to anything that will break down barriers or improve an individual's immediate situation,” Eliassen added. Participants can purchase tickets from volunteers along the way for a chance to win a large screen plasma TV, artwork, and many other items. Winners will be drawn at the Pickled Parrot at 7:45 p.m. “It's all about dressing up as a holiday character, having fun, raising some money, donating items, and getting into the holiday spirit, Goodman added. She also promotes good, safe decisions along the way. Cab company numbers are included on the route map given to participants to encourage safe rides home. There is absolutely no underage drinking, and she hopes participants will tip their servers well. “Don't be a bad Santa. Be a jolly, charitable, fun Santa,” she said. The first SantaCon began in San Francisco in 1994. Since then, it has expanded to 364 cities in 51 countries. The Fargo event started as a small gathering of friends seven years ago, but has blossomed into a beloved holiday event, with over 200 participants last year. The first year the event raised funds for the Boys and Girls Club. The second year, it benefited the Food Bank of Fargo. This is the fifth year raising funds and donated needed items for the Gladys Ray Shelter and Veterans Drop-In Center. “We all believe in the cause and we also find that the Gladys Ray volunteers and employees are a big help in making the event happen,” said Goodman. “It's a perfect partnership.”

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The Goldilocks Zone 7:30pm Walsh Studio Theatre, Fargo

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6:30pm Moorhead Public Library

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Handel’s Messiah 7:30pm First Lutheran Church, Fargo

Frogleg-Aaron Kamm, The One Drops 8:00pm Side Street Grille, Fargo

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Wind Symphony Concert 2:00pm NDSU Festival Concert Hall

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Jingle Bell Run

90th Annual Concordia Christmas Concert

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2:00pm Memorial Auditorium, Concordia College

Michelle Gelinske & Heart Springs Choir

Holiday Art Sale

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12:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

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Troy Becker: For the Birds Exhibit

Storytime: How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

8:00pm HoDo Lounge, Fargo

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4:00pm-7:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

Jaws, Paws, and Lunch with Santa Claus 11:00am & 12:30pm Red River Zoo, Fargo

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Holiday Art Sale – Preview Night 6:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

FM Opera Annual Snowball Gala ‘Christmas in Camelot’

Pajama Storytime: The Polar Express

6:00pm-10:00pm Avalon Events Center, Fargo

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7:00pm & 9:30pm Level 2 Comedy Club, Fargo

The Reason 7:00pm Bethel Church, Fargo

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Senior Dance Club

Breakfast with Santa

1:00pm-7:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

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7:00pm & 9:30pm Level 2 Comedy Club, Fargo

Holiday Art Sale 12:00pm-5:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

Noon Holiday Concert Clarion Quartet

7:30pm Recital Hall, Concordia College

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1:00pm The Spirit Room, Fargo

Introduction to Ceramics 6:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

12:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

NDSU Bison vs.

38th Annual Construction Industry Fundraiser Auction

North Dakota Fighting Hawks

5:30pm Holiday Inn, Fargo

7:00pm Scheels Arena, Fargo

Puppy Kindergarten


6:45pm Red River Valley Fairgrounds, West Fargo

University Band Concert 7:30pm NDSU Festival Concert Hall

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Noon Holiday Concert NDSU Brass Quintet 12:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

Santa Village 4:00pm-7:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo Red River Valley Veterans Concert Band

Mayden Swanson’s #MillennialProbs Exhibit

Fargo Force vs. Waterloo Black Hawks Teddy Bear Toss Night!

Santa Village

7:00pm One Oak Place, Fargo

Jazz Night

1:00pm The Spirit Room, Fargo

7:05pm Scheels Arena, Fargo

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

7:00pm Basie’s, Fargo

Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

The Blenders Holiday Tour

2:00pm Ordway Center, St. Paul

7:30pm Fargo Theatre

7:30pm Fargodome

Snoop Dogg & Bone Thugs N Harmony

DEC 17

6:00pm Myth, St. Paul

The Master Chorale of FM Christmas Concert 7:00pm Knutson Centrum, Concordia College

Puppy Dynamics

Holiday Cupcake Decorating Class

7:45pm Red River Valley Fairgrounds, West Fargo

7:00pm Square One Kitchens, Fargo

DEC 9 Santa Village 4:00pm-7:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

El Arntson & Geoff Lafleur 7:00pm & 9:30pm Level 2 Comedy Club, Fargo

Harry Potter Magical Holiday Ball 7:00pm Barnes & Noble, Fargo

FM Jazz Band in Concert 7:30pm Liberty Middle School, West Fargo

8:00pm Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis


Breakfast with Santa

DEC 24

Noon Holiday Concert The Doves of Peace

8:00am Rheault Farm, Fargo

Pancake Breakfast

12:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

Storytime: Santa’s Sleigh Is On Its Way

7:00am-11:00am Moorhead Masonic Center

11:00am Barnes & Noble, Fargo

Christmas Eve Supper

Santa Village

6:00pm Olivet Lutheran Church, Fargo

1:00pm-8:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

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6:30pm Moorhead Public Library

FM Ballet Presents The Classic Nutcracker

6:00pm Nativity Catholic Church, Fargo

Trivia Night

2:00pm & 7:00pm NDSU Festival Hall

8:00pm Pounds, Fargo

Winterz Oblivion starring Dimond Saints Live Show

Clay For Couples 6:30pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo


DEC 14

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Yoga, Chakras & Meditation

7:30pm Fargo Theatre

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Blind Joe and Shaleen Helmer

Noon Holiday Concert Sarah Morrau & Bekka Devries

DEC 10 Breakfast with Santa 8:00am Rheault Farm, Fargo

Jaws, Paws, and Lunch with Santa Claus 11:00am & 12:30pm Red River Zoo, Fargo

Storytime: If You Give A Mouse A Cookie 11:00am Barnes & Noble, Fargo

Santa Village 1:00pm-8:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

7th Annual SantaCon Crawl 1:00pm Begins at Rooter’s Bar, Fargo

White Trash Christmas Tour 7:00pm Fargo Theatre

El Arntson & Geoff Lafleur 7:00pm & 9:30pm Level 2 Comedy Club, Fargo

The Guess Who 8:00pm Civic Auditorium Arena, Fargo

Ralphie May 8:00pm Fargo Theatre

DEC 11 Santa Village 1:00pm-8:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

Irving Berlin’s White Christmas 2:00pm The Stage at Island Park, Fargo

FM Opera Presents ‘Amahl and the Night Visitors’

12:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

Santa Village 4:00pm-7:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

NDSU Bison vs. UC Davis Basketball

5:00pm Civic Auditorium Arena, Fargo

Fargo Force vs. Waterloo Black Hawks Make-A-Wish Night!

Winter Light at the Arboretum 5:00pm-10:00pm Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Chaska

DEC 26 A Christmas Carol 1:00pm Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis

Machine Gun Kelly

The Lion in Winter

8:00pm The Sanctuary, Fargo

7:30pm Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis

Space Jesus

DEC 28

9:00pm The Aquarium, Fargo

North Dakota State vs. South Dakota State Basketball

DEC 18

FM Golden Notes New Horizons Holiday Concert

1:00pm-8:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

7:00pm Eielson Middle School, Fargo

DEC 25

7:05pm Scheels Arena, Fargo

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Santa Village

The Blenders Holiday Tour

FM Ballet Presents The Classic Nutcracker

7:00pm Scheels Arena, Fargo

Jeff Dunham 7:30pm Target Center, Minneapolis

DEC 29

7:30pm Fargo Theatre

2:00pm NDSU Festival Hall

DEC 15

The Blenders Holiday Tour

Jazz Night

Noon Holiday Concert NDSU Faculty Chamber Ensemble

2:00pm & 7:30pm Fargo Theatre

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2:30pm-4:30pm Rustad Recreation Center, West Fargo

9:00pm Green Mill, Grand Forks

12:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

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Late Night Holiday Craft Market 5:00pm-10:00pm Drekker Brewing Co., Fargo

Hoop Jam 3:30pm-5:00pm Washington Square Mall, Detroit Lakes

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DEC 21

7:05pm Scheels Arena, Fargo

5:00pm Canad Inns Destination Center, Grand Forks

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Emo Night

Mixed Media Drawing & Painting

2:00pm North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks

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DEC 31

Jazz Night

4:00pm-8:00pm Rheault Farm, Fargo

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Poker – Texas Hold ‘Em

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Ultimate Diva Expo

2:00pm Fargo Theatre

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Concordia Percussion Ensemble Concert

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3:00pm Memorial Auditorium, Concordia College

Santa Village

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Cantata & Drama

FM Ballet Presents

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Storytime: Hap-Pea All Year

Santa Village

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1:00pm-5:00pm Red River Zoo, Fargo

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NDSU Bison vs. Omaha Mavericks Basketball

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Midnight Masquerade New Year’s Eve Gala

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Irving Berlin’s White Christmas

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7:00pm The Stage at Island Park, Fargo

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DEC 12

A Christmas Carol 7:00pm Red River Valley High School Performance Hall, Grand Forks

DEC 23

Big Toe & The Jam

Noon Holiday Concert Dakota Rose String Quartet 12:00pm Plains Art Museum, Fargo

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Continue Their Holiday Music Tradition by Kristin Johnson The Blenders, Fargo’s favorite foursome, are back this year delivering smooth vocal harmonies and holiday favorites during their annual Holiday Concert Tour. The four men, Ryan Lance, Tim Kasper, Darren Rust and Allan Rust, grew up in Fargo-Moorhead. All super-talented in the local music scene, they formed The Blenders over 25 years ago. After years of touring the country, appearing with acts such as Jay Leno, Howie Mandel and others, members of the group have now gone different directions in life. This hasn’t stopped their love of performing together though. With the success of their first Christmas album “Nog” in 1997, the Blenders realized their holiday music really struck a chord with their fan base. Since then, they’ve reconnected every Christmas season for The Blenders Holiday Concert Tour.

I have wonderful memories of Christmas, and when people’s memories are brought back, it’s emotional The Blenders Holiday Concert Tour kicks off in Minneapolis December 9-11, before going to Des Moines for one show on December 12. Then the Blenders make their annual trek back home, performing seven shows December 14-18 at the historic Fargo Theatre. “It truly is a homecoming for us,” said The Blenders’ Darren Rust. “It’s become a tradition for us and our fans.” Tickets are available exclusively through Having performed together for so long, things just seem to fall into place for The Blenders. In preparation for the holiday tour, each member practices his own part during the year, and in mid-November, they get together for what Rust likes to call “vocal boot camp.” They brush off the dust, retrain their vocal chords, and get busy with rehearsals. “We have to really know what we’re doing before we get together,” Rust said. “Everybody’s got their own jobs and families now, so when we come together, it’s really about repetition - singing together a bunch and getting our groove back.”

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Steer innovation (in your community) Steer Steer innovation innovation (in your (in your community) When you join the AT&T fleet of Technicians, community) you’ll connect our customers to cool innovation and next-level support. Think of it as being our on-the-move expert, delivering When youtech join the fleet(like of Technicians, the latest andAT&T services DIRECTV) When you join the AT&T fleet of Technicians, you’ll connect ourcommunity. customers to cool to people in your you’ll connect customers to cool innovation andour next-level support. Think of it innovation and next-level support. Think of it as being our on-the-move Drive your possibilities at expert, delivering as being on-the-move delivering the latestour tech and servicesexpert, (like DIRECTV) the latest tech and services (like DIRECTV) to people in your community. to people in your community. Drive your possibilities at Drive your possibilities at Diversity is the AT&T way of standing apart. Equal Opportunity Employer. © 2016 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. AT&T and the AT&T logo are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property.

Paid Time Off Free Food Monthly Bonus Program Paid On the Job Training

AVAILABLE POSITIONS [ + ] Armed Patrol Officer [ + ] FLEX [ float ] Officer [ + ] Transport Officer [ + ] Unarmed Security Officer [ entry level ] GENERAL SECURITY SERVICES CORPORATION A leader in the security industry and the largest, privately owned, full-service security company in the Midwest is seeking qualified, professional and motivated people to join our team! Full & Part-Time.

BENEFITS Competitive Wages Paid Training All Uniforms Provided FULL-TIME BENEFITS

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: [ + ] Must be 18 [ 21 for armed positions ]

Medical Dental


Must have H.S. Diploma/GED



Must meet Criminal Background requirements

Vacation Benefits


Clean driving record [ for driving positions ]


Security, Military or Law Enforcement experience/schooling preferred


Nights & weekend availability

APPLY, CONTACT [ 701 ] 237-3252 LOCAL OFFICE FOR AN APPLICATION EOE/AA/Disability/Veteran/M/F Employer

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Part-Time Inventory Takers NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY We provide:

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Paid Training Wages up to $13.50/hour Flexible Work Schedule Performance Reviews Every 7 Weeks Group Health Plan After 90 Days Advancement Opportunities


• Must be 18+ years old • Employment eligible • Must have access to reliable transportation and telephone

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