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Nisswa: Council moves forward on clerk/administrator issue - Meeting April 26 5:30 p.m.

Calendar of events-Aug. 1, 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

Hackensack Kids Fishing Contest, Tuesdays

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


29 Author Sarah Stonich book-signing, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Turtle Town Books and Gifts, Nisswa

30-Aug. 2 Crow Wing County Fair

31 7 p.m. Lakes Area Music Festival Presents “Fifths”, Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd

31 Juggling with Jon Adams and friends and Rafferty’s Pizza party celebration, 10 a.m., Nisswa Community Children’s Library

31 Nisswa Garden Club Flower Show, 2-7 p.m., Lutheran Church of the Cross, Nisswa

31 Lakes Area Music Festival Concert, 7 p.m., Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd


1-3 Crosslake Area Library annual book sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Crosslake Community Center

2-3 Pine River Merchant’s & Community Garage Sale Days, all over town

2 Pie on the Porch, Third Street and Park Avenue, Pine River

3 Crosslake Dam Run 10K and 5K Run/Walk, 8 a.m., Crosslake Town Square

3 “Save Your Classic Rod” car show, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Breezy Point Ice Center

3 Family and Friends Life Fest, 1-9 p.m., St. Emily’s Church

3 Jumpin’ Jehosafats perform, 4 p.m., Grace United Methodist Church, Pequot Lakes

3 Dinner, silent auction and fundraiser, 5 p.m., Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion

3 Band in the Park, Norm’s Bait and Tackle Choir (humorous), 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes

3 Crosslake Outdoor Music Series, Kurt Jorgensen Band, 7 p.m., Crosslake Town Square

3 5K Kaleidoscope Fun Run, Walk for Hope, 8 a.m., Baxter

3-4 Pequot Lakes All-Class Reunion weekend; all-class gathering, noon Aug. 4, Trailside Center at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church

4 Northland Teal Run (5K), 8 a.m., Northland Arboretum, Brainerd

4 Lakes Area Music Festival Family Concert, 3 p.m., Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd

6 Pequot Lakes Library children’s program, magician-professor Marvel’s Amazing Archaeological Adventure, 2:30-3:15 p.m.

7 Lakes Area Music Festival Concert, 7 p.m., Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd

8-10 Crosslake Art Club’s annual art show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Crosslake Community Center

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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