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Calendar of events-April 4, 2013


4 “Orphan Train Saga: Forced Migration of Homeless Children” presentation, 6:30 p.m., Room E203 at Central Lakes College, Brainerd

5 Friends of the Pine River Library Foundation Wine Tasting and Silent Auction, 6-8 p.m., Jenkins VFW

5-6 Brainerd Lakes Marketplace, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. April 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 6, Brainerd Area Civic Center and Gold Medal Arena, Brainerd

5 Miss Pequot Lakes Scholarship Pageant, 7 p.m., Pequot Lakes High School auditorium

6 Pancake fundraiser, 8-11 a.m., Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Pequot Lakes

6 Miss Pine River Scholarship Pageant, 6:30 p.m., PR-B School

6 Bluewater Chapter of Minnesota Deer Hunters Association banquet, 4:30 p.m., Breezy Point Convention Center

6 Pillager Education Foundation Spring Fling, 11 a.m., Pillager School

8 Celebrate the Week of the Young Child, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Pine River-Backus School Commons Area

9 Cooking class on spring vegetables, 7 p.m. Schaefer’s Foods deli area, Nisswa

10 Crosslake Chautauqua program, Relics Brought to Life: Fire Tower Restoration by Keith Simar, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Crosslake Community Center

11 2nd Thursday Happy Hour For a Cause to benefit Central Lakes College Student Scholarship Program, 5-7 p.m., Prairie Bay, Baxter

11 Legacy Chorale “A Celtic Celebration,” 7:30 p.m., First Lutheran Church, Aitkin

12 Legacy Chorale “A Celtic Celebration,” 7:30 p.m., Lord of Life Lutheran Church, Baxter

12 Drew Nelson, Grassroots Concert Series, 7:30 p.m., Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar, Nisswa

13 Read to Rocky, a therapeutic reading dog, 10 a.m.-noon, Pequot Lakes Library

13 Legacy Chorale “A Celtic Celebration,” 7:30 p.m., Pequot Lakes High School auditorium

13 GLAPA presents Legacy Chorale of Greater Minnesota with a Tribute to Celtic Music, 7:30 p.m., Pequot Lakes High School

13-14 Heartland Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert Series, “HSO Goes to the Movies,” 7:30 p.m. April 13, Charles Martin Auditorium, Little Falls; 2 p.m. April 14, Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd

13-14 Great River Strings spring concerts, 7:30 p.m. April 13, Salem Lutheran Church, Deerwood; 2 p.m. April 14, Aitkin High School auditorium

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