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Meeting: Sports boosters luncheon Thursday at Blue Room

The Brainerd Sports Boosters Club will meet Thursday, Feb. 15, at the Blue Room, 219 S. 9th St., Brainerd.

Lunch begins at noon and the program at 12:20 p.m. Girls hockey player Cheyenne Abear is the Warrior Athlete of the Week. Boys basketball player Chris Karels, who was athlete of the week Feb. 1, will also be recognized. Boys basketball is the program.

You may purchase a $100 lunch card at Thursday's luncheon or the weekly fee of $12 includes meal, beverage and tip or attend the program only at no cost.

For more information about the boosters and their upcoming events, visit

Alumni basketball

The annual Brainerd alumni basketball tournament is scheduled March 31.

Put a team together from your graduating class and contact Mike Zauhar at to register.

Tapped & corked

The fourth annual Tapped and Corked Tasting event is scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. April 21 at Essentia Health Sports Center.

Tickets are on sale for $35 in advance, $50 at the door, and can also be purchased online at or at Cashwise Liquor in Brainerd and Baxter, the Brainerd High School Activities Office and at Jack Pine Brewery, Gull Dam Brewing or Roundhouse Brewery.