Here's what to do in Minneapolis this week

Looking for something to do this week? From a live podcast to a sparkling wine masterclass, here are some solid options to help you get off the couch and out into the world.

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SKOR North Twins Show

From the event description:

Join Phil Mackey, Derek Wetmore, Ramie Makhlouf, Judd Zulgad and former Minnesota Twin, Glen Perkins for a special recording of The SKOR North Twins Show: Glen Perkins on Baseball. All attendees will receive one complimentary beer courtesy of Modist Brewing Co. with prize giveaways throughout the night.

When: Tuesday, Aug. 6, 5-7 p.m.
Where: Modist Brewing Co., 505 N. Third St.
Admission: Free
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Practical Empathy

From the event description:

As CAIR Minnesota volunteers, advocates, and staff, we strive to help people understand who American Muslims are and to correct misconceptions about Islam. Connecting Communication, (aka Nonviolent Communication or NVC) helps to create a quality of connection that inspires trust and a willingness to listen and work together toward mutual goals. Its premise is simple but there is a lot to learn. This workshop introduces the basics using interactive games, exercises and role plays so you will really get a feel for the practice. You will also take home resources for continued learning.

When: Thursday, Aug. 8, 6:30-9:15 p.m.
Where: Bethany Lutheran Lower Fellowship Hall, 2511 E. Franklin Ave.
Admission: $15
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Pretty in Pink (1986 Digital) with Pre-Movie Music by Jillian Rae

From the event description:

Thursday Classic Movie Night. Andie (Molly Ringwald) is an outcast at her Chicago high school. When one of the rich and popular kids at school, Blane (Andrew McCarthy), asks Andie out, it seems too good to be true. As Andie starts falling for Blane, she begins to realize that dating someone from a different social sphere isn’t easy, especially when James Spader doesn’t like you.

When: Thursday, Aug. 8, 8 p.m.
Where: The Parkway Theater, 4814 Chicago Ave.
Admission: $9
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