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Around Town: 3 weekend picks

cowsFor the Weekend of 9/4/09 Wisconsin State Cowchip Throw: Friday and Saturday at Marion Park in Prairie Du Sac. Dennis DeYoung plays a free show Friday night. No word on what kind of chips he may throw. Colon Cancer Prevention Benefit: Friday night from 5:00 to 9:00pm at Art in the Barn in Fitchburg. Great entertainment for a great cause, including the Madison area band Moondance. Proceeds go to research on an early detection colon cancer screening--a blood test, which would be much less invasive then a colonoscopy. Art in the Barn is now easier to get to now that Fish Hatchery Road construction is complete. LaborFest: To remind us of what this three day weekend is all about! Monday from noon-5:30 at the South Central Federation of Labor on Park Street. Music from Westside Andy/Mel Ford Band, Paul Cebar and the Milwaukeeans. Plus some union rabble rousing. Free. Freaky Band Name of the Week: Paper Mache, at the Brink Lounge Saturday night. Along with The Stoves, Noah Gunderson and Meteorade. Paper Mache is described as an indie, shoegaze, folk rock band from Spokane.

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