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A musical production of “Beauty and the Beast” will be performed again today (March 1) at 6 p.m. at Robert Moore School. Tickets, which can be purchased at the door, cost $7 for adults and $5 for students, with children three and under being free.
“A Year with Frog and Toad” will be performed by J.W. Walker students today (March 1) at 6:30 p.m. at the Townshend Theatre. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for students, with children under five admitted free.
An opening reception for “Reflections of Realism,” a new exhibit by Cher Pruys, will be held today (March 1) from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Fort Frances Museum. The exhibit of her photorealistic paintings will be displayed on the main floor of the museum through March and April.
The Muskie boys’ hockey team will host the Sioux Lookout Warriors in Game 1 of their best-of-three NorWOSSA final today (March 1) at 7:15 p.m. at the Ice For Kids Arena. Admission is $7 for adults and $2 for students, with those under 12 being free (season tickets do not apply to playoff games).
The annual World Day of Prayer service, this year presented by the women of Suriname, will be held Friday, March 2 from 2-4 p.m. at the Fort Frances Covenant Church (1027 King’s Highway). For more info, call Connie Sinclair at 274-6282.
The 36th-annual Nestor Falls Winter Carnival will run March 2-4 at the Nestor Falls Community Hall. See the ad on Page B2 of Wednesday’s Times for a complete schedule of events. For more info, call Pam at 484-2103 or check out the carnival’s Facebook page.
“SnOasis 6: Your Winter Fix” is slated for Saturday, March 3 from noon-2 p.m. at the new Rainy Lake Square on Scott Street. Come on by for children’s games, hot chocolate, “auger” dogs, bannock on a stick, and more. This is a free family event sponsored by the Friends of the Museum. New Fort Frances Museum campfire mugs also will on sale for an introductory price of $15 each.
The Fort Frances Lakers will host the English River Miners in SIJHL action on Saturday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ice For Kids Arena. Admission is $12 for adults, $8 for students, and $5 for those 12 and under.
The Muskie girls’ hockey team will host the Dryden Eagles in Game 3 of their NorWOSSA final, if necessary, on Sunday, March 4 at 3:45 p.m. at the Ice For Kids Arena. Admission would be $7 for adults, $2 for students aged 13-18, and free for those 12 and under (season passes not valid for playoff games).
The Fort Frances Choraliers will hold their second rehearsal for “Redeemed by the Blood of the Lamb” on Monday, March 5 at 7 p.m. at the New Beginnings Fellowship (1301 Mill Rd.) This is the last chance to come out if you want to sing in this year’s Easter cantata. Questions? Call choir director Diane Maxey at 274-7309.
The Fort Frances Girls’/Women’s Hockey Association is now accepting applications for competitive team coaches (Atom, PeeWee, Bantam, and Midget divisions) for the 2018-19 season. Applications are available at www.ffgwha.com and you can submit your application via e-mail to info@ffgwha.com, with the deadline for submissions being Monday, March 5. For more info, contact info@ffgwha.com
“The Copper Capper Kitchen Party with Pretty Archie,” presented by Tour de Fort and the Copper River Inn, will be held Friday, March 9 at 8 p.m. in the Copper River Inn ballroom. Tickets cost $20 each, which are available at the Copper River Inn and Curvy Chick. For more info, visit www.tourdefort.com
Kat Perkins (from “The Voice”) will perform Saturday, March 10 at 7 p.m. at Backus Auditorium in International Falls. Tickets cost $12 for adults, $6 for students, and $25 for families, which are available at Betty’s in Fort Frances, Backus and City Drug in the Falls, and at the door.
The La Verendrye Hospital Auxiliary will hold its March luncheon on Monday, March 12 at noon at Knox United Church, Tickets available at the hospital gift shop, Pharmasave, and Shoppers Drug Mart until 2 p.m. on Friday, March 9.
A seniors’ Bingo, sponsored by the Fort Frances Kiwanis Club, is held at the Fort Frances Senior Centre (Sister Kennedy Centre) on Fridays from 1:30-3:30 p.m. The cost is $2 per card, with the jackpot game being $1 per card.

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