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Calendar of events-June 20, 2013


Market in the Park, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 22

Duck Races, 2 p.m. Fridays, Pine River Dam through Aug. 16

Big Fun Tuesday, 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays, Crosslake Town Square through Aug. 13

Turtle Races, 2 p.m. Wednesdays, downtown Nisswa through Aug. 21

Farmers’ Markets

Crosslake: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, Crosslake Town Square

Nisswa: 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thursdays, Nisswa American Legion parking lot

Pine River: 2:30-5:30 p.m. Fridays, Barclay Avenue & Third Street


20 Craig Nagel, author at Speaking of Books, 5-6:30 p.m., Prairie Bay, Baxter

21-22 Nisswa Majestic Pines Arts Fair, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Pioneer Village, Nisswa

21 Pine River-Backus Area Relay for Life Cancer Society fundraiser, 7 p.m. opening ceremony, Pine River-Backus High School track

22 Band in the Park, Gary Timbs (country, gospel, contemporary), 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes

22 Crosslake Outdoor Music Series, Chris Olson’s Memories of Elvis, 7 p.m., Crosslake Town Square

23 Minnesota Teen Challenge Choir, 9 a.m., Living Savior Lutheran Church, Lake Shore

26 DNR conservation officer Nikki Shoutz with animal hides, 10 a.m., Nisswa Community Children’s Library

27-28 Grace United Methodist Church rummage sale, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday

27-29 Fishermen’s Community Theatre, “Mysterious Ways,” 7 p.m., Old Fire Hall, Crosslake

28-29 Lakes Jam, BIR

29 Fifty Lakes Day, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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