Art events

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



Brainerd Community Theatre hosts auditions for Arthur Miller’s drama “All My Sons,” 7 p.m. Oct. 7 and Oct. 9, Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. Rehearsals will begin the week of Oct. 14. Performances are Dec. 5-7 and 12-14. For more information contact the director at or 218-855-8255.

Holiday Festival

Franklin Arts Center will host its annual Holiday Festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 9.


Crosslake Days

Annual Cider and Candlelight Tour from 7-9 p.m. Sept. 28, Crosslake Historic Log Village; free.


Fall Food Festival

Fall Food Festival -- a food demonstration of handmade pasta and music -- 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, Sprout. Tickets are $50 and include a season ticket to three Heartland Symphony Orchestra concerts. For additional information call 1-800-826-1997 or email

Tattoo presentation

Mitch Bender to speak, 7 p.m. Sept. 30, Morrison County Government Center in the county commissioners’ meeting room on the lower level. Social hour starts at 6 p.m., during which attendees can bid on silent auction items with proceeds to be used for MCHS operations.

The cost of the annual program is $25, plus tax per person. Register online at or by calling 320-632-4007. Registrations are due by Sept. 24.