Bison babies 5 (copy)

A newborn bison calf nuzzles its mother in Minneopa State Park. Nature programs are scheduled today, July 6, at the park. File photo


Mankato Farmers’ Market — 8 a.m.-noon, Best Buy parking lot, 1895 Adams St., Mankato.

St. Peter Farmers Market — 8:30 a.m.-noon, near intersection of Mulberry Street and Highway 169.

Singer-Songwriter showcase/parking lot party — 6 p.m., Arts Center of Saint Peter, 315 S. Minnesota Ave.; $10 general admission, free for arts center members.

Children’s Story Time — 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 1850 Adams St., ages 2-8, free, 345-3444.

Brewery tours — 1 p.m., Mankato Brewery, 1119 Center St., North Mankato; free public tours;

Music in the Plaza: Billy and the Bangers — 5:30 p.m., South Front Plaza, Mankato.

Minneopa State Park program schedule: 1 p.m., archery, group campground picnic area; 4 p.m., geocaching; sign up at the park office; 7 p.m., “Wild About Wildlife”, meet at group campground. For more information, go to:


The 507 — Pete Klug

Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery, Kasota — Lehto and Wright

Indian Island Winery, Janesville — Kimmel/Coyle

Morgan Creek Winery — Jim McGuire Jazz Trio

Westwood Bar & Grill — Steve & Jade Murphy Acoustic Duo

Wine Cafe — The Snaps Jazz sextet


Harkin Store program: “1870’s Dress Review” — 1-4 p.m., Harkin Store, 66250 County Road 21, New Ulm, free with admission, 507-934-2160.


Indian Island Winery, Janesville — Brett Feist

Pleasant Grove Pizza Farm — The Frye