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Out & About: Nov. 15-23

Friday, Nov. 15

Spaghetti Supper, serving all-you-can-eat pasta, garlic bread and coffee, 5 to 8 p.m or until gone, Eagles Aerie 3282, 205 Oxford St., Worthington.

“Leaving Iowa,” presented by the Green Earth Players, 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, Luverne. For tickets, call (507) 283-8294.

“Love Letters,” presented by the River Valley Players, 6 p.m. dinner and 7:30 p.m. show, Forster Community Center, 404 First Ave., Rock Rapids, Iowa. Call (712) 472-3456.

Holiday Parade, featuring the Spirit of Worthington Trojan Marching Band and an appearance by Santa Claus, 6:30 p.m., 10th Street, downtown Worthington.

Karaoke Contest, third qualifying night, 9 p.m. to midnight, Dunigan’s Irish Pub, Wild Rose Casino and Resort, Emmetsburg, Iowa. Phone (712) 852-3400.

Saturday, Nov. 16

Funds for Education Vendor & Craft Show, lunch provided and door prizes, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Brewster School, Brewster.

Pipestone Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., blue building, Pipestone County Fairgrounds, Pipestone.

Sip-n-Shop Craft & Vendor Fair, complimentary cider served while you shop, lunch featuring wild rice soup, croissants, bars, fresh fruit and veggies, also book signing by Darrin Jon Johnson, author of “Hamster Day,” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Worthington Christian School, 1770 Eleanor St., Worthington.

“Love Letters,” presented by the River Valley Players, 6 p.m. dinner and 7:30 p.m. show, Forster Community Center, 404 First Ave., Rock Rapids, Iowa. Call (712) 472-3456.

T-Bone Supper, served with baked potato, salad and roll, 5:30 p.m. until gone, Elks Lodge, 1105 Second Ave., Worthington.

Murray County Classic Barn Dance, with music by The Big Show, also featuring limbo, Pass the Fruit and best Western dress contests, silent auction, food and refreshments, 7 p.m. to midnight, St. Columba Iona Hall, Iona.  

“Leaving Iowa,” presented by the Green Earth Players, 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, Luverne. For ticket information, call (507) 283-8294.

Sunday, Nov. 17

Pipestone Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., blue building, Pipestone County Fairgrounds, Pipestone.

Roast Beef Dinner, free-will offering going toward Reading Community Center expenses, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Reading Community Center, Reading.

Harvest Festival, serving grilled pork, potatoes, squash, corn and a variety of desserts for a free-will offering, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 704 Poplar Drive, Sibley, Iowa. For carryouts or delivery, phone (712) 754-3645.

Soup and Pie Dinner, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, Westbrook.

“Leaving Iowa,” presented by the Green Earth Players, 2 p.m., Palace Theatre, Luverne. For tickets, call (507) 283-8294.

Monday, Nov. 18

Culture Corner, featuring a presentation by Abuelos y Nietos Juntos (Grandparents & Grandchildren Together), which took 14 children to meet their grandparents in Guatemala last summer, refreshments served, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Commons, Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Worthington campus. Contact Le Lucht, 372-3423; email le.lucht@mnwest.edu.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

Helping Hand Pregnancy Center Fundraising Banquet, dinner and entertainment from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m., American Reformed Church, 1720 N. Burlington Ave., Worthington.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

Afternoon Coffee Break Program, “Woodcarving,” presented by Dean Frantsen, 1 p.m., Lakefield Public Library, Lakefield.

Thursday, Nov. 21

Author visit and book signing, featuring David Ellefson, bassist for the band Megadeth and author of “My Life with Deth,” 7:30 p.m., Jackson County Central High School Performing Arts Center, 1128 North Highway, Jackson.

Friday, Nov. 22

Nativity Experience, featuring more than 200 Nativity sets on display, coffee, cider and Christmas goodies served, admission at door, 1 to 8 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 230 Clary St., Worthington.

Hospice Cottage Christmas House Walk, 4:30 to 8:30 p.m., Worthington.

“Leaving Iowa,” presented by the Green Earth Players, 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, Luverne. For tickets, call (507) 283-8294.

DJ Tony Winter, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Club, 1117 Second Ave., Worthington.

Karaoke Contest, final sing-off, 9 p.m. to midnight, Dunigan’s Irish Pub, Wild Rose Casino and Resort, Emmetsburg, Iowa. Phone (712) 852-3400.

Saturday, Nov. 23

Hospice Cottage Christmas House Walk, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Worthington.

Holiday Vendor Open House, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunshine Center, 1106 E. Ninth St., Spencer, Iowa

Nativity Experience, featuring more than 200 Nativity sets on display, coffee, cider and Christmas goodies served, admission at door, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Westminster Presbyterian Church, 230 Clary St., Worthington.

Trains at Christmas, a model railroad and swap meet hosted by the Sioux Valley Model Engineers Society, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Expo Building, W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds, Sioux Falls, S.D. Go to www.swmes.net.

Friends of the Auditorium open auditions, for upcoming “Gone Country” and other productions, come prepared to sing dance and/or play one selection, bring own accompanist or CD, 2 to 5 p.m., Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center, Worthington. Phone 376-9101.

“Leaving Iowa,” presented by the Green Earth Players, 7:30 p.m., Palace Theatre, Luverne. For ticket information, call (507) 283-8294.

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