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Arts calendar

Hayloft Players

Willmar, today and Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday at 1 p.m., The Barn Theatre; the Hayloft Players present Disney's "Alice in Wonderland, Jr."; $8, 320-235-9500.

Andrew Wilkowske

Willmar, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., WEAC; Willmar Music Matters presents Andrew Wilkowske performing Broadway favorites, art and cabaret songs and opera arias; $30 in advance at Willmar Community Ed and Rec, Cash Wise Foods, St. Mary's church or by phone at 320-231-8490.

Taiko drumming

Willmar, Oct. 29, 7 p.m., WEAC; Iris Shiraishi and Mu Daiko drumming concert following the recital by drumming students; recital is free, tickets for concert are $3 in advance and $5 at the door; tickets available at Deidra's in Willmar.

Bus trips

Bus trips by community education and other non-profit groups to art related events are listed below according to the date of the event. Price must be included.

Swift County Historical Society: Bus trip on Wednesday to the Minnesota History Center to see the "Minnesota's Greatest Generation" exhibit, the Minnesota State Capitol, Como Park Conservatory and visit Ridgedale shopping center; bus leaves from museum at 7 a.m.; $40 per person, meals extra; purchase ticket at museum by Friday.


Barn Theatre, 321 Fourth St. S.W., Willmar

Glacial Ridge Winery, 15455 Old Mill Rd., Spicer

Kandiyohi County Historical Society, North Business 71 (by the train engine), Willmar

North American Financial Center, 1516 First St. S., Willmar

Potato Eaters Gallery, 330 Litchfield Ave. S.W., Willmar

Three Sisters Furnishings, 2550 Highway 9 N.E., New London

WEAC, Willmar Education and Arts Center, 611 Fifth St. S.W., Willmar

Community and high school art events such as concerts and stage productions will be printed each Thursday in this calendar up to a month in advance. The deadline is noon Monday.

Items may be submitted on the Tribune Web site at; faxed to 320-235-6769; mailed to Arts Calendar, P.O. Box 839, Willmar, MN 56201 or e-mailed to with "arts calendar item" in the subject line.