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On the Town Children’s Museum
Tickets are $9.50. Explore the museum free of charge 9 a.m.-5 p.m. the third Sunday of each month.
“Blue Man GroupMaking Waves,” is presented through January 12. Dance, sing and move your way through this hands-on exhibit based on the Blue Man Group. Invent your own instrument with PVC tubes, rock out on a Theramin organ and experiment with patterns on a sand drum.
10 W. Seventh St. St. Paul 651-225-6000 www.mcm.org
“Creativity Jam” is presented through January 20. Invent, tinker, hack, design or make something cool in this constantly changing exhibit that is designed to spark creative thinking, collaboration and imagination.
10 E. Exchange St. St. Paul 651-290-1200 http://fitzgeraldtheater. publicradio.org/
“A Prairie Home Companion” with Garrison Keillor and the gang is presented at 4:45 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 18 and 25. Tickets are $32-$48.
History Center 345 W. Kellogg Blvd. St. Paul 651-259-3000 www.mnhs.org
“American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of
Prohibition” is presented through March 16, 2014. Spanning from the dawn of the temperance movement, through the Roaring ’20s, to the unprecedented repeal of a Constitutional amendment, this exhibition brings the story of Prohibition vividly to life. “Then Now Wow” highlights Minnesota’s history in the prairies, forests and cities. Visitors will encounter multi-media exhibits, artifacts and images unique to Minnesota’s diverse population and historic events. Ongoing exhibits include “The U.S.-Dakota War of 1862,” “Minnesota’s Greatest Generation: The Depression, The War, The Boom,” “Grainland,” “Open House: If These Walls
Photo by Petronella Ytsma
“The School for Lies” opens January 10 at Park Square Theatre. Could Talk” and “Weather Permitting.” Museum tickets are $11 for adults, $9 for seniors and college students, and $6 for children ages 6-17. The center offers free admission on Tuesdays, 5-8 p.m.
Landmark Center 75 W. 5th St., St. Paul 651-292-3225 www.landmarkcenter. org
The Minnesota Boychoir Winter Concert is held at 1 and 3:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 5. Free. The Saint Paul Civic Symphony Requiem Concert is held at 1 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 26. Free. Artaria Spring Quartet will perform at 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 2, 9, 16 and 23 as part of the Courtroom Concert series hosted by the
Schubert Club. Free. International Novelty Gamelan will perform Thursday, Jan. 9 as part of the Cocktails with Culture concert series hosted by the Schubert Club. These free happy hour events, 5-7 p.m., feature live music and woodturning demonstrations in the second floor galleries.
Affordable Living with
St. Paul Public Housing Agency’s Congregate Housing Services Program (CHSP) Home-Based Services Include: ● ● ●
Daily Meal Service Housekeeping and Laundry Service Individualized Service Coordination
Apartments Are Within the Communities of St. Paul Public Housing and Offer: ● ● ● ●
Affordable Rents - Based on Income Private One Bedroom Apartments Secure Buildings Social Activities
W here Y ou F it i n 555 Wabasha Street North St. Paul, Minnesota 55102 CHSP Manager: 651-292-6035 Rental Office: 651-298-4444 www.stpha.org Page 6 - Downtown St. Paul Voice - January 2014