Local entertainment calendar
For week of Jan. 13-19; bands perform from 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted.
Near Highways 371 and 87
Frankie Lamb Band, 2-6 p.m. Sunday
608 Laurel St.
Rock Bottom, Friday-Saturday
601 Laurel St.
Thursday Bluegrass, first, third and fifth Thursdays of the month
124 Front St.
Limited Engagement, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Friday
The E Squared Cafe
123 East Washington St.
Latin Jazz Trio, Jan. 28
612 Front St.
Open Jam, every Saturday
30279 Airport Road
The Big Twang, Friday-Saturday
The Bridge Tavern
26929 Highway 6
Live music every Friday; Classic Country Dinner Theater, 4-8 p.m. Sunday
Blue Goose Inn
9347 U.S. Highway 169
Great Outdoors, Friday-Saturday
8164 Interlachen Road
Kevin Klimek, 7-11 p.m. every Friday-Saturday
21560 CR 3
A Family Tradition (Jack Franzen and sons), 8 p.m. to midnight Friday-Saturday
133 Highway 10
October Son, Jan. 22
KC's Uptown Saloon
116 Cedar Ave. E.
Beetkeepers, Jan. 20
Conga Se Menne
Aitkin Friends of the Arts' Midwinter dinner with concert with Conga Se Menne, Feb. 5, 40 Club; tickets are $35 that includes dinner, with tickets available in advance at the Aitkin Independent Age.
Sixth- through 12th-graders in the Brainerd School District choir program will present a Choral Festival, 3 p.m. Saturday, gymnasium at the Washington Educational Services Building; free.
Branson on the Road
Branson on the Road, 7 p.m. Feb. 11, Tornstrom Auditorium. Tickets are $18 for members of the Lakes Area Senior Activity Center and $21 for non-members. Tickets are available at the senior center.
‰ GLAPA season performances
The Platte Valley Boys, Feb. 19; "Morning's at Seven" March 25-27 and April 1-3; and Rose Ensemble, April 9. More information by calling the Pequot Lakes Community Education office at (218) 568-9200 or at www.glapa.info.
Jaques Art Center
121 Second St. N.W.
"Winter Wonderland," a juried nature themed exhibit, through Jan. 29.
501 Laurel St.
Encore Art Club members, paintings, ongoing.
Crow Wing County
320 Laurel St.
Various exhibits, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 829-3268, www.crowwinghistory.org.
Brainerd Public Library
416 S. Fifth St.
Artist Sonja Larsen's botanical prints of Minnesota flora exhibit, through February.
Franklin Arts Center
1001 Kingwood St.
Robert Mansfield's sculpture "Geometric Ikebana," exhibit on display, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, in front of auditorium.
Northland Arboretum Art Gallery
14250 Conservation Dr.
Senior Citizens Center will have several of its artists' creations on display opens Saturday and goes through Feb. 28. Gallery open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Community Center and Library
14126 Daggett Pine Road
Paintings by Crosslake Art Club members, ongoing.
Morrison County Government
213 First Ave. S.E.
Local artists, 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. weekdays, ongoing.
‰ Weyerhaeuser Museum
2151 S. Lindbergh Drive
Various Morrison County historical exhibits, ongoing, open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, free, (320) 632-4007, www.morrisoncountyhistory.org.
Jacques Art Center
Kaleidoscope, first Saturday of the month for ages 8 and up; One stroke painting classes, first Wednesday of the month, 1:30-4:30 p.m., cost is $18 and class will be taught by Rochelle Bertram. More information call the center at (218) 927-2363 or e-mail at email@example.com.
'Seriously Local Beer'
"Seriously Local Beer," with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 22, Prairie Bay, tickets are $20 by calling Prairie Bay at 824-6444. Sponsored by the restaurant and The Farm on St. Mathias.
Musician jam sessions
All musician invited to join in acoustic jam sessions, first Sunday of the month with next one 1:15 p.m. Jan. 9, Grand Lodge at Heartwood Senior Living Community. More information by calling Connie Lou Swanson at Heartwood at (218) 534-3089.
GRS Community Orchestra
Great River Strings Community Orchestra to rehearse 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Crosby High School. Information call Lynn Foote at (218) 678-3034.
St. Francis Music Center
Community Chorale meets from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays.
The St. Francis Sestri Na Mir meets from 5-7 p.m. Sundays.
The St. Francis male singing group meets from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays; More information by contacting St. Francis Music Center at (320)632-0637 or visit www.sfmusiccenter.org.
Minnesota History Players
To portray John Beargrease at Kitchigami library events: 1 p.m. Thursday, Walker Public Library; 10 and 10:55 a.m. Friday, Cass Lake Elementary School; 4 p.m. Friday, Cass Lake Community Library; 2 p.m. Wednesday at Wadena City Library; 10 a.m. Jan. 21 at Excelsior Place Senior Living Center, Baxter; 1 p.m. Jan. 21 Brainerd Public Library; 10 a.m. Jan. 22 at Pequot Lakes Community Library; 2 p.m. Jan. 22 at Pine River Library at the Warehouse; 1:30 p.m. Jan. 26 at Margaret Welch Library, Longville; and 1 p.m. Jan. 27 at Crosslake Area Library.
Out of town
Grand Casino Mille Lacs
777 Grand Ave.
Hank and my Honky Tonk Heroes, 2 and 6 p.m. Feb. 19
Northern Lights Casino
6800 Y Frontage Rd. N.W.
Joe Nichols and Clay Walker, 4 and 8 p.m. Jan. 29
Mountain Ash 8:30 p.m. -12:30 a.m., Friday-Saturday, Cabaret at the casino.
If you would like your event listed in the entertainment guide, e-mail Jennifer at firstname.lastname@example.org, call 855-5851, fax 829-0211 or mail to Jennifer Stockinger, Brainerd Dispatch, P.O. Box 974, Brainerd, MN 56401. Please include time, date, place, admission price and contact information. Deadline is Monday for Thursday publication.