Get Out: From a Sneak Peak at Tilia to Les Misérables at Southwest High
Every week we round up interesting local events to help you plan your weekend.
Where/When: Southwest High School on Mar. 3 - 5 at 7 p.m.
Why Go: Venture back to revolutionary France of the early 1800’s via one of Broadway’s longest running musicals.
Price: Adult $12, Senior $10, Student/Child $5
CINEMA CIRCLE: TAR CREEK
Where/When: Lake Harriet Spiritual Community on Friday, Mar. 4 from 7-9 p.m.
Why Go: The film Tar Creek reveals the greatly unknown environmental disaster in the world’s once largest lead and and zinc mines.
MINNEAPOLIS HOME & GARDEN SHOW
Where/When: Minneapolis Convention Center (1301 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis) on Mar. 3 & 4 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Mar. 5 from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Mar. 6 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Why Go: One more chance to get fresh home improvement ideas before Spring. And if that doesn’t excite you, perhaps the celebrity experts will.
Price: Adult $13 ($10 if purchased on-line), Child (6-12) $4, Child (5 and under) Free
Where/When: Wood Lake Nature Center on Sunday, Mar. 6 from 1-2:30 p.m. or 3-4:30 p.m.
Why Go: It’s okay to show your face here, unless you are just looking for a place to wear camo. Naturalists will interactively discuss animals’ usage of camouflage.
Price: $3/person, Free for members; call (612) 861-9365 to reserve a spot in the class
Tilia Sneak Peak
Where/When: Tilia, 2726 W 43rd St, Minneapolis, MN 55410
March 3, 2011 / March 4, 2011, 6:00pm–9:00pm
Why Go: Check out the new restaurant Tilia and support local nonprofits. On Thursday, the reception will help benefit Minneapolis publisher Milkweed Editions, while Friday's reception will support Linden Hills Power & Light.
Price: Food and beverages will be free, but there is a requested $25 donation per person for the nonprofit beneficiaries.