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Calendar of events-Dec. 5, 2013


5 Taste of the Holidays, 4-7 p.m., Schaefer’s Foods, Nisswa

5-6 Radiothon to End Child Abuse

6 Jenkins Lighting of the Trees Ceremony, 5-6:30 p.m., Veterans Park

6 Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center lower level, Brainerd

6 Gas, oil exploitation program, 5 p.m. potluck, “Gasland” movie, Happy Dancing Turtle, Pine River

7 Christmas Bazaar and Cookie Walk, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Crosslake-Fifty Lakes American Legion

7 Arts and Crafts Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Pine River American Legion

7 Cookie Walk, 9 a.m.-noon, First Lutheran Church, Pine River

7 Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m.-noon, Pequot Lakes American Legion

7 Children’s Shopping Day, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Pine River United Methodist Church

7 Photography workshop by Scott Pederson, 2 p.m., Pequot Lakes Library

7 Santa’s Diva’s Day, 4-7 p.m., Maucieri’s, Crosslake

7 Music General Holiday Show, “Elf,” 2 and 4 p.m., Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd

7 Heartland Symphony Orchestra presents “A Winter’s Tapestry,” 7:30 p.m., Charles D. Martin Auditorium, Little Falls

8 Children’s Christmas Party, 1-3 p.m., Nisswa American Legion

8 Heartland Symphony Orchestra presents “A Winter’s Tapestry,” 2:30 p.m., Tornstrom Auditorium, Brainerd

14 Children’s Christmas Party, 11 a.m-12:30 p.m., Backus American Legion

14 Parade of Lights, Pine River, including Lunch with Santa from noon-2 p.m. at the Legion, parade at 5 p.m. and fireworks at 6:20 p.m.

14 Bake Sale, Pine River Library

14 Lunch with Santa, noon-2 p.m., Pine River American Legion

14 Santa’s Bobbin’ Into Town and Light Up the Night Parade, Pequot Lakes, including events at the library at 2:30 p.m., bonfire in Trailside Park at 3 p.m. and parade at 6 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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