Arts Off 84

The Arts Off 84 Art Crawl will run from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, at seven locations along State Highway 84 between Pine River and Longville featuring 80 artists showing and selling their works of art.

Site #1 at The Warehouse in Pine River and Site #7 in Longville will host Kids' Creation Stations where children can create and take home an art project.

Artist directories are available throughout the Brainerd and Walker areas, including the Pine River and Longville chambers of commerce and many area businesses. The directory includes the map of artist locations. Visit the website at for more information.

Book signing

Author William Kent Krueger will sign copies of his new book, "Desolation Mountain," from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at Turtle Town Books and Gifts in Nisswa.

Tea at the Station

Tea at the Station, a fundraiser for Heritage Group North, will take place from 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at the Historic Pine River Depot with the theme, "Hats Off to the Depot."

Tickets are $25 per person. Seating is limited. For tickets, contact Lynda Weiss at 612-275-7565 or email

Raffle tickets will be $5 each and the drawing will be held Sept. 6 at the depot. Winner need not be present. Grand prize will be a private tea party for eight to 10 people.