American Swedish Institute: Sunday, November 19th, 1 – 3 p.m., with dinner prepared by executive chef Amalia Obermeier-Smith. 2600 Park Av. S., Mpls. Tickets $20-$45; reserve your spot at

23910 Hogan Av., Hampton, MN. Cost is $27.99. Call 651-437-5618 for reservations during business hours by November 24th. More info at

Green Lantern Bar & Grill: Sunday, December 10th,11 a.m. – 3 p.m. 19121 Hwy. 18, Brainerd, MN. Cost is $19.95 for the buffet-style dinner. Call 218-764-2323 for reservations (which are available at the top of each hour). More information at

Two Harbors American Legion Post 109: Wednesday, December 13th, 4 – 7 p.m. 614 1st Av., Two Harbors, MN. Tickets are $16-$20; more information at