Muffins:

I must admit to you that Jody Koenig completed my work (with some input of course) on last week’s WPP.  I was therefore able to get away and scooted up north.  Thanks Jody for doing such a wonderful job!

This week is no different in terms of there being very difficult choices about what should be included in the WPP.  Let’s start with the news that we have some performance coming up and competitions but best of all – BOOT CAMP!

If you have an upcoming event or activity you would like to promote please send the details to me at style@thecolu.mn

I hope you were able to get out and enjoy some the beautiful weather…  Yeah I can feel Spring in the air.

Thursday February 17th

Got questions female sexual pleasure? Megan has the answers. From finding where the erogenous zones are, to learning what medications can interfere with a woman’s sexual functioning, you’ll learn quite a lot in this short period of time. How many types of orgasms are there, and what’s the difference?

Where exactly is the A-spot? G-spot? Videos, vulva puppets and graphic discussion will be used to help you understand the ins and outs of female sexual functioning, pleasure, and desire.

Megan is a nationally certified sexuality educator through The American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists and a board certified sexologist through The American College of Sexologists. Smitten Kitten is so excited to have her.

This is a class for anybody interested in learning more about Female Pleasure. Tickets to this workshop are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Friday February 18th

The Mr Twin Cities Leather contest will take place over 3 days beginning on Friday February 18th with the “Bodies and Brains” contest, Saturday at The Saloon; February 19th will be the “Judge’s Interviews” at The Saloon followed by “Jail Break” from 10pm to close at Camp Bar; and finish on Sunday February 20th with “Finale” followed immediately by the “SASH DANCE 2011” both at The Saloon.

Saturday February 19th

Fitness Boot Camp

Loring Park Community Center

10:30am – 12:30pm

“Out to change mindsets on exercise, Switch & Sweetpea offer group fitness ‘P4P BOOTCAMP!’ classes that mix and vary styles for cross-training, for fun, for life!’

In addition to basic cardio, strength-training, and flexibility foundations, you’ll experience everything from boxing drills and muay thai sequences to ballet, hip-hop, pilates, and burlesque combinations.

Classes are for all fitness levels. Whether you are new to exercise, an advanced athlete, or coming back from an injury, you will get an incredible workout and have a great time doing it.

$10 suggested donation
(nobody turned away for inability to pay)

Brought to you by Rainbow Health Initiative and sponsored in part by The Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board


Saturday at 6:30pm – February 20 at 2:00am

Totally 80’s 2.0
February 19, 2011 – Rookies Bar and Grill
Ramada Hotel – Rookies Bar and Grill
Rochester, MN$10 @ the door for an Awesome time
$2 off if dressed for the 80’s
Doors open at 6:30 pm
Show starts at 8:30 pm

Music by DJ Keez
Proceeds go to the MN Greyhound Rescue

Sunday February 20th

Westboro Baptist Church PEACEFUL COUNTER-PROTEST / Celebration of Diversity

Around Fargo South High, we’ll see on the day of

Sunday, February 20 · 6:30pm 7:30pm

The Westboro Baptist Church (www.godhatesfags.com) (ps: don’t visit their website unless you are unfamiliar with the group, apparently they get small donations per hit, google them instead) is coming to Fargo to protest Fargo South

High’s production of The Laramie Project.
If you are interested in a PEACEFUL counter protest please come to support the South High students who are performing the play and to honor the life of Matthew Shepard (the victim of a hate crime/murder in Laramie, WY).

IF YOU PLAN ON PROTESTING-

Please don’t stoop down to this “church’s” level. Be respectable. The only way to counter protest pure hatred is with love and acceptance. I’m not saying you have to be super sweet to the members of WBC, just don’t go out of your way to provoke them. Do NOT touch them and do NOT threaten them! Show them what love is with your words and actions!

The Mix Red Party
Le Méridien Chambers rooftop lounge
901 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN
A three-day weekend, but no end to winter in sight. Depressing?

NO! IT MEANS WE GET TO STAY OUT LATE ON SUNDAY FUNDAY! Let’s all wear RED and warm things up on the most fabulous rooftop in town!

As always, MiX is the place you’ll find all your friends, and make some new ones along the way. We take pride in providing a welcoming atmosphere and affordable prices at one of the premier venues in the Twin Cities. Drop your attitude, ra…ise your expectations and bring someone new!

We’ll be featuring $4 domestic bottles, $5 rail cocktails and $6 house wines all night long. Stay tuned for details on our RED specialty cocktail.

The beats, the beats: We are pleased to welcome back two of our residents: DJ SHIEK and DJ PARIS. Get ready to shake it.

Monday February 21st

Minnesota State Universities Job and Internship Fair 2011
Monday, February 21, 2011
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Minneapolis Convention Center
Ballroom A/B (Street Level)
Join approximately 1,000 students and alumni from the seven Minnesota State Universities and 150 organizations on Monday, February 21, 2011 for an exciting day of networking and relationship building at the Minnesota State Universities Job and Internship Fair!

Tuesday February 22nd

Tuesday Nighters

Everybody’s talking about Tuesday Nights at PrideAlive! We meet in QueerSpace at MAP every Tuesday from 7 – 9 pm for free food, friends, fun, and volunteer projects. Want to learn more? Drop In! For more information, email or call Rob Graham at 612-373-2475

Wednesday February 23rd

The MOA is no longer a drag!

except on Wednesday nights

click on ad below to see

Thursday February 24th

Walker Art Center

FREE

Star Tribune Foundation Art Lab

5:00 – 8:00pm

Choose a “task,” give a “task,” or just watch the spectacle of open-ended play unfold as plastic wrap, construction paper and metallic mylar get used in a myriad of ways. A project designed by New-York based artist Oliver Herring, TASK Party is an “improvisational event with a simple structure and very few rules” where anything can happen. Presented by the Walker Art Center Teen Arts Council (WACTAC).

sponsored by

Friday February 25th

wUNDERbar  –  an 18+ party

Friday, February 25 at 9:00pm – February 26 at 2:30am

eagleBOLTbar Underground
515 Washington Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN

DJ Tfx spins all night long!
$3.00 cover includes free coat check (18-21)
21+ – no cover

On the Horizon

Sunday February 27

Saturday March 4


Friday, February 25 at 9:00pmFebruary 26 at 2:30am

Location
eagleBOLTbar Underground

515 Washington Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN

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