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Special Events - Nov. 29

Special Events


Friday nights at the Beanery Cafe

Jan and Mike Cherry, 8-10 p.m., Friday, the Beanery Cafe.

Art events

Kaleidoscope, first Saturday of the month for ages 8 and up at 10 a.m., Jaques Art Center; Art classes, first Wednesday of the month, 1-4 p.m. More information or to register call the center at 218-927-2363 or email at


Live music comedy

Live Musical Comedy with Usual Suspects Theater Company with “Istanbul” and “Don’t Fence Me In,” 5:45 p.m. Dec. 8, American Legion; free.


Music General holiday show

Music General’s annual holiday shows, 5:30 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. Friday, Tornstrom Auditorium. Advance tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under and are available at Music General. At the door, tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under.

Just for Kix holiday show

Just For Kix holiday shows, 1 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m., Brainerd High School; tickets are adults, $8 and students, $5.

Cultural Thursday

Cultural Thursday, noon Dec. 6, Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College; international students speaking. free.


Lone Eagle exhibit

Lone Eagle exhibit at the Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site.

Wine tasting event

Wine-tasting event, 7-10 p.m. Dec. 15, Linden Hill. Tickets are $30 and are available at Ambiance @53.


Author signing

Candace Simar, author of the Abercrombie Trail series novels, will sign books at 3 p.m. Saturday, Turtle Town Books and Gifts.

Singing opportunities

The St. Francis Community Chorale meets from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays; Sestri, a Women’s Slavic Choir, meets at 7 p.m. Sundays; Brothers in Harmony, a men’s singing group open to teenage and adult men will meet from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays; for more information, call the St. Francis Music Center at 320-632-0637.


Author signing

Author Deborah Ann Thomalla to appear at 4 p.m. Dec. 3, Royalton Public Library.


Chorus rehearsals

Staples Area Women’s Chorus rehearsals, 8-9:30 p.m. Mondays in Staples Motley High School Choir Room.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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