« Sunday February 24, 2013 »

Hot Reads for Cold Nights returns to the Northfield Public Library this winter.  During the cold, snowy months of January and February, curl up and read some books and win prizes at the library!  Join the library Hot Reads program starting Monday, January 7,  and read for prizes until Friday, March 1.

Countering Conflict with Your Heart: Creating peace in Relationshipsis program being offered for Northfield area residents by John Owens, Certified Life Coach. The program will be eight sessions held every other Thursday from 7 to 9 PM (venue in Northfield TBD) beginning January 17 from 7 to 9 PM, and running alternate weeks through April 25. Cost is a voluntary donation; the benefits are priceless.

This course is for anyone wanting to improve relations with family members, coworkers or others in their lives. More information and can be obtained on the website where you can also register for the program or direct questions to John.

Start: Feb 24 2013 4:30 pm

Carleton College’s renowned Chinese Music Ensemble will perform on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 4:30 p.m. in the Concert Hall. This event is free and open to the public.


The ensemble, formed in 2004, consists of Carleton students playing traditional Chinese instruments. It has performed at numerous venues throughtout southern Minnesota and the Twin Cities. This year, members include senior Kim Bauer (Olympia, Wash.), senior Guanlu Guan (Nanjing, China), sophomore Johanna Olsen (Golden Valley, Minn.), visiting instructor in Chinese Yuedong Merritt (Northfield), first-year student Xiaodi Wang (Lianyungang, China) and sophomore Bill Xu (Zhengzhou, China) on the erhu; first-year student Wenyue Wu (Hangzhou, China) on the guzheng; junior Yawen Chen (Nanjing, China) on the dizi; sophomore Ming Sheng Wang (Richmond, British Columbia, Canada) on the sanxian; and senior Joe Concannon (Pleasant Prairie, Wis.) on the hulusi.


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