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Special Events - March 16


Art events

Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center; Coloring Club, 1-3 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. More information on classes available at or 218-927-2363.


Great Gatsby Gala

The Great Gatsby Gala, March 24, Arrowwood Lodge with social hour from 6-7 p.m. and 1920s jazz music at 7 p.m. Tickets are available for the gala online at, at the Brainerd library or The Crossing Arts Alliance office.


Author Talk at Kitchigami libraries

Minnesota author Colin Mustful to appear 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Brainerd Public Library; 2:30 p.m. Friday, Margaret Welch Memorial Library in Longville; 11 a.m. Saturday, Wadena City Library.


Sprout events

Sprout Growers and Makers Marketplace to host market vendors selling local food and art on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 25, Oct. 28, Nov. 18 and Dec. 9, Sprout building (old Crestliner building.)

Keyboard Festival

Spring Keyboard Festival, April 7-8, St. Francis Music Center. To register for the festival or for more information, email the music center at or call 320-632-0637.