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THE LIST: 'The Full Monty' ... Mini Art Exhibit ... World's Smallest Gallery

‘The Full Monty’

Today, Saturday at Empire: The Greater Grand Forks Community Theatre presents “The Full Monty” at 7:30 p.m. A story with more heart than nudity, this musical is about six unemployed steelworkers who decide to present a strip act at a local club after seeing their wives’ enthusiasm for the Chippendales. Cost: $20 for adults; $17 for seniors, students and military with I.D. Info: (701) 777-4090.

North Country Fiddle and Dance

Saturday at EGF Senior Center: North Country Fiddle and Dance is holding a dance with live fiddle and banjo music from 7:30 to 10 pm. at the East Grand Forks Senior Center, 538 Rhinehart Dr. Dancers of all levels are invited to learn North American folk and barn dances, longway reels, circles, simple squares and more, with music by Rupert’s Land Band. Cost: Donations. Info:

One Book

Sunday at Fire Hall: To celebrate the 125th anniversary of North and South Dakota, the North Dakota Humanities Council is cosponsoring a special One Book tour throughout the state. The One Book is “Dakota: A Spiritual Geography” by award-winning author Kathleen Norris, who will stop in Grand Forks at 7 p.m. June 9 to discuss the book and sign copies. Cost: Free. Info: (701) 255-3360.

Piano Talk Concerts

Tuesday in Grafton, N.D.: Brent Hermans is playing piano with a few cameo vocals as part of a Piano Talk Concert at 7:30 p.m. on select Tuesdays throughout the summer. The first one will be Tuesday at St. John’s Dining Hall, 1515 Western Ave., Grafton, N.D. with the theme “Easy as A-B-C.” Additional dates: June 24, July 8 and 22 and August 5 and 19. Cost: Free. Info: (701) 520-2680.

‘Love, Sex and the IRS’

Thursday through June 14 at Warroad High School: The Warroad Summer Theater is performing “Love, Sex and the IRS” at 7:30 p.m. at the Warroad High School Mini Theater. This comedy follows the story Jon and Leslie, two out-of-work musicians who filed their tax returns listing them as married in order to save money. The day of reckoning comes when the IRS shows up to investigate the couple. Additional 2 p.m. show: June 15. Cost: $10, $8 seniors 62 and older and children 8 and younger. Info:

World’s Smallest Gallery

Through June 18 at Urban Stampede: The latest artist featured in the World’s Smallest Gallery is Jon Fetsch. Stop by and check it out from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday. Cost: Free. Info: (701) 746-9531.

Mini Art Exhibit

Through June 26 at Climax Public Library: The Northwest Regional Arts Council is holding a mini art exhibit that will travel to several regional libraries throughout the summer and fall. The exhibit includes original paintings, photography, drawings, pottery and more and is now at the Climax (Minn.) Public Library, 104 W. Broadway, through June 26. Additional showings: Hallock (Minn.) Public Library June 26-July 25, Thief River Falls Public Library July 25-Sept. 5. Cost: Free. Info: (218) 745-9111.

Seaside Visions Exhibit

Through June 29 at Minnesota Arts Council: The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is hosting an exhibit titled “Seaside Visions” through June 29 at its gallery in the River Walk mall in East Grand Forks. The exhibit showcases artwork by East Grand Forks native Erin Nelson and her student Karlee Westrem. The artists will be featured during a reception as part of the Art and Wine Walk from 1 to 5 p.m. June 21 at the gallery. Cost: Free. Info: (218) 745-9111.