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Oscar the Grouch and friends will be on hand for “Sesame Street Live”this weekend at Target Center.

Glen Stubbe, Star Tribune file

Weekend options: 'Sesame Street Live' and Winter History Festival

  • January 25, 2014 - 3:24 PM

SESAME STREET LIVE: MAKE A NEW FRIEND

It doesn’t matter if you’re young, old, live nearby or come from far away, everyone is welcome on Sesame Street. Join Elmo, Grover and the rest of the gang as they celebrate cultural similarities. (10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m. today; 10:30 a.m., 2 & 5:30 p.m. Sat.; 1 & 4:30 p.m. Sun. $15-$75. Target Center, 600 1st Av. N., Mpls. 1-888-929-7849. www.targetcenter.com.)

POND DAKOTA WINTER HISTORY FESTIVAL

Learn what life was like for the Dakota Indians and neighboring settlers. Take a sleigh ride, learn how to use logging tools and warm up at the historic Gideon Pond House. (Noon-4 p.m. Sun. $5. Pond Dakota Mission Park, 401 E. 104th St., Bloomington. www.ci.bloomington.mn.us.)

MELISSA WALKER

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