Jaques Art Center

121 Second St. NW

The Sporting Art of Bob White wildlife artist exhibit will be on display through Oct. 23.

The art museum is always open with free admission 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. For more information, call 218-927-2363 or email [email protected].

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Ripple River Gallery

27591 Partridge Ave.

The art gallery is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. (Masks are required.) For more information, call 218-678-2575 or email [email protected].


Brainerd Public Library

416 S. Fifth St.

Artist Lyn Carner’s artwork featuring various natural subjects and scenes in a variety of mediums is on display through December. For more information, call 218-829-5574 or email [email protected].

Central Lakes College

501 West College Drive

“Retrospective I,” a new photo exhibit on display until Dec. 1 in the lobby of the John Chalberg Theatre, focuses on the work of over 45 local actors who have appeared in 19 different productions that have graced the Brainerd Community Theatre stage over the past five years.

Brainerd Community Theatre Director Patrick Spradlin collaborated with local photographer John Erickson, a retired attorney, over the past several years to chronicle the work that has appeared on BCT stages.

The Crossing Arts Alliance

711 Laurel St.

“Costume Party” is a fun, weird and spooky exhibition featuring the artwork of Jim Cook, Gregory Dirr, Martin Nelson, Tony Powers and Chase Vreeland, and focused on the idea of a Halloween party.

From acrylic and mixed media pieces, the artworks feature collage, digital illustrations and scratchboard art to keep visitors engaged and in the Halloween spirit. The exhibit opens Tuesday, Oct. 19, and runs through Oct. 30.

The art gallery will be open during its regular business hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. For more information, call 218-833-0416 or email [email protected].


Great River Arts

122 First St. SE

The Front Gallery is showcasing art by Charles Kapsner, Michele Feriancek, Lois Rhomberg and Armando Gutiérrez G. The pieces include animals, flowers, and the military, amongst other things. The exhibit will be shown through Nov. 20.

The Central Minnesota Watercolorists will be displayed in the Main Gallery until Oct. 30 and will showcase 90 pieces of art by 19 different artists.

Gallery hours of 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. For more information, call 320-632-0960 or email [email protected].


Regional Cultural Center

24 N. Main St.

Artist Sue Kalseim will lead a fun-filled workshop using alcohol inks from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 20 at the center. She will bring all the supplies for you to make beautiful alcohol ink jewelry.

The cost is $40 for one class or $70 prepaid in advance for October’s and November’s workshops. Call 218-385-3339 to register or for more information.

Felting artist Kristen Anderson’s work will be featured in the gallery until Nov. 6.

Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays; and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Private viewing and tours can be arranged by contacting Cheryl Bannes at 218-385-3339 or [email protected].

If you would like your event listed in the entertainment guide, contact Frank Lee at [email protected], 218-855-5851 or mail to Frank Lee, Brainerd Dispatch, P.O. Box 974, Brainerd, MN 56401. (Please include time, date, place, admission price and contact information.) Deadline is 11 a.m. Monday for Wednesday publication.


By Indana