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Barbara Jean concludes the 2014 spring season of Grassroots Concerts in Nisswa, playing the 286th concert of the nonprofit venue in its 26th year. Submitted Photo

Barbara Jean to perform May 2 in Nisswa  updated 4:47pm

Barbara Jean, a songstress, will make her series debut on the Grassroots Concerts stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 2, at the Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar in Nisswa, in the Journey Church building on County Road 18.

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Musical program to be presented at PL Library

Musician Lauren Pelon will appear in concert at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at the Pequot Lakes Community Library, 31069 County Road 112.

Calendar of events: April 24, 2014

April 24 Christmas For Kids fundraiser, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Wendy's in Nisswa 24 The Fabulous Armadillos and Collective Unconscious present Takin' It To the Streets, The Doobie Brothers Tribute, 7:30 p.m.

Legacy Chorale to stage concerts

The Legacy Chorale of Greater Minnesota Spring concert series features "Legacy on Broadway" and runs Friday-Sunday, April 25-27.

Calendar of events: April 17, 2014

April 17 Pregnant Girls Night Out, 6:30-8 p.m., Bites Grill and Bar, Pine River 19 Whitefish Lions Easter egg hunt, 10 a.m., Crosslake Corps of Engineers park 19 Easter egg hunt, 10 a.m., Nisswa American Legion 19 Community Easter egg hunt...

Soukup to present at Spotlight on Books Conference

Pine River author Kathy Soukup will be featured at Festival of Authors, a book-signing event held in conjunction with the 26th annual Spotlight on Books Conference on April 11-12 at Ruttger's Sugar Lake Lodge just south of Grand Rapids.

Great River Strings to present spring concerts

The Great River Strings, directed by Richard Aulie, and the Ripple River Strings and Mandolin Orchestra, directed by Arnie Anderson, will celebrate the beginning of spring with "In The Garden of Earthly Delights" concerts in Crosby and...

Travel around the world with Heartland Symphony Orchestra

The Brainerd High School Chamber Orchestra will join the Heartland Symphony Orchestra (HSO) to "Travel around the world with the HSO" as it showcases orchestral masterworks from France, Italy, Russia and the Czech Republic.

Staples Rotary Art Show calling for entries

Pre-registrations are being accepted for the 50th annual Staples Rotary Arts Show on May 16-17 in the lobby of Centennial Auditorium in Staples. For pre-registration or to have a brochure mailed, call Marci Lord at 218-894-5400, ext.

Michael Johnson to perform April 12 in Pequot Lakes

The Greater Lakes Area Performing Arts 30th anniversary year will conclude with a performance by Michael Johnson at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12, in the Pequot Lakes High School auditorium.

CLC to present Mixed Blood Theatre production of 'The Deaf Duckling'

Minneapolis' Mixed Blood Theatre will perform "The Deaf Duckling" at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 10, at Central Lakes College in the Chalberg Theatre.

Crossing Arts Alliance to host publishing panel

The Crossing Arts Alliance will host a publishing round table with four top Minnesota publishers, agents and editors from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 26, in the Q Gallery at 1001 Kingwood Street #222, Brainerd.

Jonathan Rundman to perform April 11 in Nisswa

Minneapolis-based Jonathan Rundman will make his series debut on the Grassroots Concerts stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar in Nisswa.

Calendar of events-April 3, 2014

3 Festival of the Arts, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Pequot Lakes High School 4 Brainerd Family YMCA Charity Ball, Grand View Lodge, Nisswa 5 Pequot Lakes Early Childhood Family Education Garage Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.


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