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Calendar of events-July 11, 2013


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

Duck Races, 2 p.m. Fridays, Pine River Dam

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

Turtle Races, 2 p.m. Wednesdays, downtown Nisswa

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


11-13 “Church Basement Ladies 2: A Second Helping,” Pequot Lakes Community Theatre musical, 7:30 p.m., Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd

11-13 Lakes Area Artists Art Show and Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Live Well at the Journey Church, Nisswa

13 Kids Truck Touch event, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes

13 Paul Bunyan Extreme 5K, 9 a.m., Mount Ski Gull

13 Nisswa Cruise Into Nisswa 3 Lakes Car Show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Nisswa Park

13 Band in the Park, Live from the Attic (oldies, rock), 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes

13 Crosslake Outdoor Music Series, Sterns County 17, 7 p.m., Crosslake Town Square

14 Lakes Area Music Festival prelude concert, 3 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Brainerd; 7 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Pequot Lakes

17 Pequot Lakes Library children’s program, Monkey Mind Pirates Family Yoga Party, 10 a.m.

17 Northern Trackers Railroad Club, 10 a.m., Nisswa Community Children’s Library

17 Minnesota Country Sampler Picnic, 4-8:30 p.m., Northland Arboretum, Brainerd

18 Community-wide Chimney Swift Sit, 8:15 p.m., Laestadian Church, Brainerd, Brainerd Lakes Area Audubon Society presentation

18 Speaking of Books series, Doug and Sally Mayfield, authors of “Angle of Declination,” Prairie Bay Grill and Catering, Baxter

19 Lakes Area Music Festival prelude concert, 7 p.m., Crosslake Lutheran Church

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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