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Calendar of Events-Sept. 26, 2013

Farmers’ Markets

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

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


26 Mount Ski Gull fall fundraiser, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Arrowwood Lodge at Brainerd Lakes, Baxter

26-28 Crosslake Days. Sept. 28 events include Car & Motorcycle Show; artisans & crafters; flea market; and Chili Cookoff at noon

27 Lutheran Church of the Cross’ Huge Fall Rummage Sale, 7:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-noon Saturday

27-29 National Chainsaw Carving Event, Hackensack, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 27-28, 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 29 with public auction at 1 p.m.

27 Jazz vocalist Rhonda Laurie and trio present Happy Days Are Here Again show, 6:30 p.m., Pine River Depot

28 Mission Fire Department open house and pancake breakfast, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Mission Town Hall

28 Jul Kaffe Fest Bazaar, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Crosslake Lutheran Church

28 Daughters of Destiny women’s community luncheon, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., The Warehouse, Pine River

28 Disc Golf Tournament, 2 p.m., Crosslake Community Center

28 Benefit for Sara and Merle Berry family, 2 p.m., Jenkins VFW

28 Lutefisk and Meatball Supper, 3 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Pequot Lakes

28 Prime Pork Loin Dinner, 4:30-7 p.m., Pine River Methodist Church

27-29 National Alpaca Farm Days, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Foothills Alpaca Farm, Backus

28-29 Alpaca Farm Days at Serenity Now Alpaca Farm in Jenkins, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 28, noon-6 p.m. Sept. 29

28-29 Nisswa Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Homeland musical, 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Grace United Methodist Church, Pequot Lakes

29 Benefit for Jack Barry of Brainerd, 1-5 p.m., Timbermist, rural Brainerd

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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