Brainerd Sesquicentennial Events 9-24
Crow Wing County Historic Courthouse Open House
Tour the Crow Wing Historic Courthouse, a building on the National Register of Historic Places. The first floor has a rough-cut stone exterior, and the floors above are built of smooth-cut gray stone. The interior has polished marble floors and walls, with a rotunda surrounded by a balcony. The dome has both a colored glass skylight and a fine brass electrolier.
Refreshments will be served 11:30am-1pm
Crow Wing County Historical Society Museum Grand Reopening
After the restoration and renovation of the facility, the Historical Museum welcomes you to an open house of their three-story museum that features centuries of Crow Wing County history. Walk through their historic sheriff’s residence and see their new library and storage areas. Enjoy a special Sesquicentennial exhibit featuring items from Brainerd’s 150 years. They will also have a Brainerd slideshow presentation by Julie Jo Larson.
Open House 9:00-5:00
Ice Cream Social 3:00-5:00
James Olav Saboe Library Dedication 2:30