Art events

Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center. More information available at or 218-927-2363.


Youth Mic Night

Youth on Stage Open Mic event will be 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, June 24, Brainerd Eagles Club. Sign up at

Summer Solstice

"Summer Solstice at St. Mathias," June 28, staged by the Lakes Area Music Festival at the Farm at St. Mathias. Tickets are $85 for individual, general-admission tickets. Purchase tickets by going to

Explore Music!

Lakes Area Music Festival opens registration for Explore Music!, day camp for students entering first through fifth grade, 9 a.m. to noon July 29-Aug. 2, Washington Educational Services Building. Register at or sign up through Brainerd Community Education.


Strings camp

Cuyuna Lakes Area Strings Camp, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 24-25, Assemblies of God Church. Cost is $150 per person. Send payment to Mary Aulie, P.O. Box 125, Crosby, MN 56441. For more information, call Aulie at 218-839-1085.

Used book sale

Annual mega book sale Thursday, June 20 through Saturday at the Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library: Hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday-Friday; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.


Green Fair Folk Festival set 4-8 p.m. Aug. 7, on the west lawn at St. Francis Convent in Little Falls.


Author appearance

Author Mary Krugerud of "The Story of the Girl in Building C: The True Story of a Teenage Tuberculosis Patient" will speak at noon Thursday, June 20, at the Wadena County Museum.