Special Events - Aug. 4
AITKIN Art events Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center; Coloring Club, 1-3 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. More information at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363. BAXTER Author event Author Raymen St...
Kaleidoscope, 10-11:30 a.m. first Saturday of the month, Jaques Art Center; Coloring Club, 1-3 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of the month. More information at www.jaquesart.com or 218-927-2363.
Author Raymen Starkka of "SINS of Human Rights Abuse and Corruption," to appear for book signing: noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 27, Book World.
LAMF at library
Lakes Area Music Festival children's performance, 11 a.m. Friday, Brainerd Public Library.
Free "Creative Writing Kickstart Workshop," 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 12 with award winning author Alison McGhee, Brainerd Public Library. Registration is required by calling 218-829- 5574.
Music in the Park
Brendan Flynn and Emily Hammer to perform 5-8 p.m. Aug. 11, in the Cuyuna Lakes Chamber's Music in the Park concert series, Crosby Memorial Park.
Las Vegas entertainer Barrie Cunningham to perform "Adventures in Parrotdise, the Ultimate Tribute to Jimmy Buffett," 6 p.m., Aug. 13, Heartwood Senior Living Community, as part of the Cuyuna Regional Medical Center's Summer Soiree fundraiser. Tickets are $50 per person. Reservations or more information, contact Jennifer Holmvig at email@example.com or 218-545-4455.
Music Outdoor Series
Romantica, 7 p.m. Saturday, Town Square
Author Eric Dregni to appear 1:30 p.m., Aug. 19, Crosslake Library and Community Center, for a book-signing and discussion of his debut novel, "Let's Go Fishing: Fish Tales from the North Woods."
Crosslake's Artisan's Fair
Artisan's Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 14, Historic Log Village. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children.
Art and Book Festival
Northwoods Arts Council's 21st annual Art and Book Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Aug. 13, downtown Hackensack.
Open Mic Night
Open Mic Night, the first Thursdays of every month from 7-9 p.m. through Sept. 1, Great River Arts. More information go to www.greatart.org or by calling 320-632-0960.
First Act Children's Theater with classes, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 15-19, geared for first through sixth graders. Cost is $90 for non-members and $80 for members with a multi-child registration discount for families registering more than two students. Register in advance online at www.greatart.org , by calling 320-632-0960 or at Great River Arts.
NEW YORK MILLS
Author Jon Solinger, to share photographs and stories from his book, "Working Land," 6 p.m., Aug. 7, Cultural Center.
Summer Concert Series
Grand View Lodge Summer Concert Series, 6-10 p.m. Aug. 25, Fleetwood Mac Tribute by Rumors and Dreams. Opening is 70s Acoustic Classics by Chuck Skajewski and Friends, on the driving range at the Pines Golf Course.