Here's what be happening for your weekend----yes--more than just the 2 NFL playoff games on Sunday!!

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NFL Football

This weekend:  New Eng at Denver 2pm CBS

                             SF at Seattle 530pm FOX

 

••BISMARCK BOBCATS HOCKEY FRI host Brookings.  Home games start at 715 at the VFW Center.


EVENTS AROUND TOWN:        

 

••Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Association Gun Show  Is on SAT from 9-5 at the Bismarck Civic Center.

 

••”Winter Wonderland” is on FRI at the Gateway To Science   Fascinated by the stars and want to more about the night sky?  Winter Wonderland is for you.  It will feature a planatarium, hands-on discover stations, plus hot cocoa and cookies will be served.  It’s on from 6-830pm at the Gateway to Science 1810 Schafer Street in Bismarck.  $3. 

 

••Catch “Cinderella” on stage at Mandan High School  The Rodgers & Hammerstein musical is on stage FRI & SAT at 730pm and SUN at 2pm.  $10 adults, doors open a half hour before the show.  905 8th Avenue NW in Mandan.

 

••A Fun Day of Bowling at Midway Lanes is on SAT to benefit many community organizations.  It starts at 1pm, bring a eam of 5, or some solo. 

 

••Like Hard Rock?  The cover band “Hairball” performs SAT 7pm at the Bismarck Civic Center  $25 at the door.

 

A big Scrapping Weekend is on SAT from 10-10 at the Seven Seas in Mandan.  Scrapbooking, card making and many hobbies will be spotlights.  $50, and includes food. 

 

••Like Movie Music?  The Bismarck-Mandan Symphony features “Novels On The Silver Screen SAT night 730 at the Belle in downtown Bismarck. 

 

••”Home On The Range” Pancake Breakfast is on SUN from 9-1 at the Bismarck Eagles 313 North 26th.  Pancakes, eggs, sausage, juice, milk and coffee.  $6 for adults, and $3 for kids 10 & under.

 

••Family Movie Day is on MON 130pm at the Bismarck Public Library.  This Monday see “Smurfs 2.:  FREE  515 North 5th Street in Bismarck.

 

••Learn About Photography at a mini-class at Bob’s Photo at 1019 East Interstate Avenue SAT Morning 10-1130am.  FREE. Continues thru New Years Eve Night. 

 

••Come & See The Animals!  The Dakota Zoo now has their fall hours and is open FRI-SAT & SUN from 1-5pm weather permitting.    $7 for adults, $4 for children.  

 

NEW MOVIES FOR THE WEEKEND:


“Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit” (PG-13)

To his friends and loved ones, young Jack Ryan (Chris Pine) appears to be an ordinary executive; however, he has secretly worked for the CIA for years.  Stars Chris Pine Keira Knightley and Kevin Costner.

 

“The Nut Job” (PG)

In animated 3D, THE NUT JOB is an action-packed comedy in fictional Oakton that follows the travails of Surly (voiced by Will Arnett), a mischievous squirrel, and his rat friend Buddy.  Brendan Frasier, Liam Neeson and Katherine Heigl lend their voices.

 

“Ride Along” (PG-13)

A motor-mouthed high-school security guard joins his prospective brother-in-law, a decorated police detective, on a shift along the mean streets of Atlanta in this action comedy with Ice Cube and Kevin Hart