Local entertainment calendar-Sept. 22
For week of Sept. 22-28; bands perform from 9 p.m. to close with no cover unless otherwise noted.
608 Laurel St.
Big Wup, Friday-Saturday
601 Laurel St.
Thursday Bluegrass, first, third and fifth Thursday of the month
124 Front St.
Muddy Water, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Friday
30279 Airport Rd.
downstairs of the Commander
Joe McGown, 5-9 p.m. Saturday
Prime Time Food and Spirits
8548 Ski Chalet Drive
Kings Ransom, 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
Firewater Burn, Friday-Saturday
8164 Interlachen Road
Kevin Klimek, 7-11 p.m. every Friday-Saturday
West Side Bar
115 West Broadway
Blue Canyon, Oct. 7
21560 CR 3
October Son, Oct. 7
133 Highway 10
The Diamond Dogs, Sept. 30
Friday nights at the Beanery Cafe
Vern Bishop & Friends, 8-10 p.m. Friday, the Beanery Cafe.
Lakes Area Concert
All concerts at 7:30 p.m. at Tornstrom Auditorium: The New Reformation Band, Sept. 29.
Benefit concert for Project Haiti
Staples Area Men Chorus to perform benefit concert, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24, Sacred Heart Chapel of the Franciscan Center; free-will offering.
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Fall concert season
The Galactic Cowboy Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1. Concerts are $12 in advance or $15 at the door. Purchase four or more tickets for $10 each. Student tickets cost $5 any time. Detailed information about each concert is available at the center’s website at www.kulcher.org.
Grassroots Concert season
Claudia Schmidt to open season, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30, Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar. Admission is $10 at the door for adults and $5 for children under 12 with listening attention. Doors open at 6:30 p.m
Ripple River Gallery
27591 Partridge Ave.
“Beyond the Basic Box,” through Oct. 31.
Jaques Art Center
121 Second St. N.W.
“Art of Photography,” through Oct. 8.
Brainerd Public Library
416 S. Fifth St.
Artists Jan Almquist and Jan Roberts work on display through Nov. 30.
Evelyn Matthies’ Porthole Gallery
712 Washington St.
Artist Jan Lendobeja exhibit, runs through Sept. 30. Gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
Q Gallery at Franklin Arts Center
1001 Kingwood St., Suite 222
Community Art Exhibit, Oct. 4-14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, or by appointment; More information contact Crossing Arts Alliance office at email@example.com.
Haddie Hadachek’s solo exhibition “Good Medicine,” runs through Sept. 28. Hours of the exhibit will be 12-4 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, or by appointment by calling (218) 764-3296 or 821-0795.
Sioux Line Depot Museum
101 First St. N.E.
A traveling exhibit entitled Lake Roosevelt Artifact Exhibit and Interpretive Project will be on display during regular business hours. To schedule the exhibit for a group, school or organization, contact the Cuyuna Iron Range Heritage Network office at (218) 545-1166 or Kay at (218) 546-5996.
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Regional Cultural Center
24 Main Ave. N.
Exhibit by landscape photographers Wade Lehmkuhl and Steve Nelson, through Oct. 5. A lecture/reception for the artists, 7 p.m. Sept. 23.
Richard Fenton Sederstrom will lead a poetry workshop, give a public reading and facilitate creative writing classes, Oct. 4-6, Central Lakes College. Poetry workshop, 3-5 p.m. Oct. 5, in E203 and free poetry reading, 7-8 p.m. Oct. 6, Jon Hassler Library.
Carlos Solano to present next Cultural Thursday on Costa Rica, noon Oct. 6, lecture hall in Room E354 at Central Lakes College; free and open to public.
Octoberfest at the Arb
Oktoberfest celebration from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 7, Northland Arboretum. Tickets are $15. For more information, call the arboretum at 829-8770.
Central Lakes College Theatre Department production “The Miracle Worker,” Oct. 7-9 and 13-16, Chalberg Theatre. For more information contact Dennis Lamberson at 855-8202 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you would like your event listed in the entertainment guide, e-mail Jennifer at email@example.com, 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.