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Live music in the Brainerd lakes area.
The Dispatch publishes records as part of its obligation to inform readers about the business of public institutions and to serve as a keeper of the local historical record.
The calendar lists art exhibits on display, as well as art workshops and activities.
The Pine River-Backus Tigers competed in the Deer River/Northland Invite.
The Real Men Sing choral festival will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at Pillager Middle School. This event provides a day of instruction for area high school and college-age young men, followed by a 7 p.m. concert with the Staples Area Men’s Chorus.
A roundup of area church services and events in the Brainerd lakes area.
Subscribe and listen to the Brainerd Dispatch Minute at brainerddispatch.com, Apple Podcasts, Spotify or Google Podcasts.
A round-up of upcoming entertainment events, such as concerts, plays, music in the park, author events in the Brainerd lakes area.
This calendar lists theatrical productions and other unique entertainment events.
National Recovery Month is dedicated to promoting and supporting new evidence-based addiction treatment and recovery practices, as well as honoring those who are passionate service providers and community members.