Special Events - Aug. 21
Kaleidoscope, 10 a.m. first Saturday of the month for ages 8 and up, Jaques Art Center; Art classes, 1-4 p.m. first Wednesday of the month. More information/registration call the center at 218-927-2363.
Aitkin Farmers Market/music
Acoustic rock artist Astronaut Jones performs Aug. 30, Butler Building.
Author Melissa Willis of "Shayla and Her Ookey" to appear from noon-2 p.m. Aug. 30, Book World.
Auditions at CLC
Auditions for the Central Lakes College (CLC) Theatre production of Larry Shue's "The Foreigner,'" at 7 p.m. Aug. 26-27 in the Chalberg Theatre. Rehearsals will begin on Sept. 2, and will be held five nights a week. Performances are Oct. 2-4 and 9-11.
For more information, contact the director, Patrick Spradlin at email@example.com or at 855-8255.
Lakes Area Music Festival concert series: "Summer Celebration," 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Tornstrom Auditorium; www.lakesareamusic.org.
Concerts in the Park
Daybreak, 7 p.m. Saturday, Crosslake Town Square.
Robert Frost program
"The Life and Poetry of Robert Frost" program, 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Saturday, by Gary Zmolek at the Art and Book Festival, Union Church.
More information call the St. Francis Music Center at 320-632-0637.
Market in the Park
Market in the Park, every Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Aug. 21, Trailside Park.
Band in the Park
Skilly and Friends, 7 p.m. Saturday, Pequot Lakes
Auditions for fall production
Pequot Lakes Community Theater auditions of "Singin' in the Rain," 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 8-9, Pequot Lakes High School Theater.
Lakes Bluegrass Festival
Lakes Bluegrass Festival, Thursday-Sunday, Cass County Fairgrounds; www.lakesbluegrassfestival.com
Little Red Caboose
Little Red Caboose Variety Show, 7:30 p.m. today, Aug. 21, Centennial Auditorium. Tickets may be purchased at the Dairy Queen and First International Bank in Staples and Motley; Longbella Drug, Miller True Value and Staples World in Staples. Advanced ticket will be available until noon Aug. 21. Tickets will be sold at the door if available.
Staples Area Women's Chorus rehearsals, 8-9:30 p.m. Mondays, Staples Motley High School Choir Room.