The Brainerd Center

Welcome to the Center

Our mission is: Encouraging mature adults to engage in healthy living, socialization, life-long learning and community connections. We are glad you are checking out what we have to offer. Take your time going through it; you don’t want to miss anything!


The Center Donuts!

The Center cake donuts are made fresh every Thursday morning, except on holidays. Donuts are sold to the community for $10 a dozen. Call 218-829-9345 to pre-order your donuts by 4 pm Wednesday and they will be ready for you to pick up as early as 6:30.



The Center Entertainment

Band and dancing is held every Thursday. If you play an instrument, come join the band. Enjoy dancing or just want to listen to the music we would love to have you. Additional entertainment options are bus trips, local plays and concerts packaged with a dinner at The Center.