Calendar: July 27-Aug. 4, 2022, events listed
Take a look at upcoming events in the Brainerd lakes area.
We are part of The Trust Project.
- Tuesdays: Hackensack Children’s Fishing Contest, Birch Lake, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
- Tuesdays: Big Fun Tuesdays, 1-3 p.m., Crosslake Town Square
- Wednesdays: Turtle races, 2 p.m., downtown Nisswa
- Fridays: Pine River Depot open, craft sale, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
- Fridays: Pine River Duck Races, 1:30 p.m., Pine River dam
- Fridays: Pine River Market Square, 2:30-5:30 p.m., Pine River Depot
Updated open status is available at the library website
Veteran actor, technician share reasons for their love of theater
Record is set during 29th annual event
Those interested should RSVP by Monday, Feb 6
These Community Education classes have already begun
The Minneapolis space speaks well for Minnesota. "We’re much more open and experimental than I think the country sometimes gives us credit for," artist Venus DeMars said.
- 27-28: Brainerd Community Theatre: “Sister Act,” 7 p.m., Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd
- 27: Happy Dancing Turtle: “Reducing Your Plastic Use” webinar, noon-1 p.m.
- 27: Crosslake Area Historical Society Back Porch program: “Murder, Kidnapping, Robbery and Mayhem in the North Country,” 7 p.m., Crosslake Historic Log Village
- 29-Aug. 21: Lakes Area Music Festival season
- 29: Outdoor movie, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers campground, Crosslake
- 29: Lakes Area Music Festival annual gala: “West Side Story” music, dinner at 6 p.m., program and live auction at 8 p.m., Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts, Brainerd
- 29: Central Lakes Community Performing Arts: Poppa Bear Norton, 7 p.m., Central Lakes College outdoors stage, Brainerd
- 30: Up River Race, Kiwanis Park, Brainerd: 9 a.m. kayaks start, 9:15 a.m. canoes start, 9:30 a.m. standup paddle boards start
- 30: Lakes Area Music Festival: Concert for kids, 10 a.m., Brainerd Library
- 30: Music in the Park: Fathom Lane, 6 p.m., Crosslake Town Square gazebo
- 30: Bands in the Park: Norman’s Bait & Tackle Choir Band, 7-9 p.m., Trailside Park, Pequot Lakes
30-31: Lakes Area Music Festival: Tribute to the Earth, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts, Brainerd
- 1-21: Lakes Area Music Festival season
- 2: National Night Out: Pequot Lakes and Crosslake
- 2-4: Brainerd Community Theatre: “Sister Act,” 7 p.m., Chalberg Theatre, Central Lakes College, Brainerd
- 3: Lakes Area Music Festival: Three Statues, 7:30 p.m., Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts, Brainerd
Take a look at just some of what was on the Echo Journal's e-paper pages in the last week at www.pineandlakes.com
Craig Wadzink has been volunteering since 2018