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Special Events - Aug. 13

AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, the first Saturday of the month, except for when conflicting with a holiday, Jaques Art Center. More information online at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363. Harvest Dinner fundraiser Harvest Dinner, 5-7 p.m. Sept....

AITKIN

Art events

Kaleidoscope, the first Saturday of the month, except for when conflicting with a holiday, Jaques Art Center. More information online at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363.

Harvest Dinner fundraiser

Harvest Dinner, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 12, Long Lake Conservation Center, north of Aitkin. Tickets for both dinner and concert are $50 and are on sale at the Jaques Art Center.

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BRAINERD

Honor our Heroes concert

Maiden Dixie to perform for Honor Our Heroes benefit concert, 3-10 p.m. Saturday, The Woods.

Auditions at CLC

Auditions, 7 p.m. Aug. 17-18, for the Brainerd Community Theatre production of "Bill W. and Dr. Bob," in the Dryden Theatre. Contact Patrick Spradlin at pspradlin@clcmn.edu or by calling 855-8255 for more information.

First Fridays At Franklin

First Fridays At Franklin, held the first Friday of the month. Go to franklinactioncommittee@gmail.com for more information.

CROSBY

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Unlimited Learning events

Jack Hickerson, professor emeritus at Southwest Minnesota State University will discuss William Faulkner's "The Bear," 1:30-3:30 p.m. Sept. 3, Heartwood Senior Living Community.

DEERWOOD

Trivia night

Trivia Night, 7:15 p.m. Aug. 30, Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge. A $15 per person entry fee includes an appetizer buffet. Registration starts at 6:45 p.m.

NISSWA

Wine and Words

The Friends of the Brainerd Public Library's Wine and Words fundraiser, today, Aug. 13, Grand View Lodge. Social hour is 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. dinner. Tickets are $45 or tables of eight for $320. Go to www.wineandwordsandfriends.com/#!untitled/mainPage for more information.

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Theater Troupe to perform

A professional Twin Cities theater troupe will perform "The Hoopla Train with Yard Master Yip and his Polkastra," 7 p.m. today, Aug. 13, and Friday, American Legion. Tickets can be purchased at BrownPaperTickets.com or at the door. Seating is limited. Call 612-414-2032 for more information.

LITTLE FALLS

Open Mic Night

Open Mic Nights, first Thursdays of the month through December, Great River Arts Gallery. Sign up at 6 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. Go to www.greatart.org for more information or call 320-632-0960.

NEW YORK MILLS

Book event

Author Linda Henry and illustrator by Dawn Rossbach of "The Art of The Cookie Garden" exhibit, runs through Aug. 29, New York Mills Cultural Center.

STAPLES

Railroad Days

Railroad Days Celebration, Aug. 20-23. Go to staplesmotleychamber.com or call the chamber at 218-894-3974 for a complete list of events.

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