African Children's Choir
Brainerd Area Youth Ministries to host the African Children's Choir, 7 p.m. Aug. 31, Tornstrom Auditorium; free.
GLAPA season kickoff
Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts, free public event, 6 p.m. Sept. 2, with a 7 p.m. performance of Phil Olson's newest play, "Don't Hug Me, We're Family," Pequot Lakes High School Theater. More information is available at www.glapa.info or by calling Pequot Lakes Community Education at 218-568-9200.