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Wednesday

Superior: The Downtown Farmers Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot adjacent to World of Wheels Skate Center in the 1200 block of Banks Avenue.

Superior: The Bay Gardeners Garden Club and the Lake Superior Garden Club, federated garden clubs in the area, are sponsoring a series of free seminars for the public starting at 12:30 p.m. at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. Seminars include jumping worms at 12:30 p.m., holiday table arranging at 2 p.m., Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve and Sea Grant Institute at 3:30 p.m, Orchids with Robert-Jan Quene at 5 p.m. and beekeeping at 6:30 p.m.

Superior: The Superior Public Library Board meets at 4 p.m. in the classroom of the library, 1530 Tower Ave.

Superior: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI Douglas County) hosts a free peer support group 5:30-7 p.m. at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Hospital Community Room. Contact Chrissy at (920) 452-5152 or ChrissyBarnard22@gmail.com, or Gen at (218) 393-5499 or genmar2817@gmail.com.

Thursday

Superior: Halvor Lines hosts a Memorial Blood Centers drive 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 217 Grand Ave. Walk-ins welcome or make an appointment at (888) 448-3253 of mbc.org.

Superior: The Cathedral Class of 1959 gets together at noon at the VIP. Classmates, spouses and guests welcome. Call Arnie Prochazka at (715) 392-6239.

Superior: Michele Naar-Obed spent more than three years living and working with human rights activists in the Kurdish north of Iraq. Now she talks about her experienced in northern Syria where she witnessed the liberation of the city of Kobani, a Kurdish city in northern Syria, held by the Islamic State. Naar-Obed gives her talk at 6:30 p.m. at the Superior Public Library.

Friday

Duluth: Dr. William Hodapp will open the College of St. Scholastica School of Arts and Letters Colloquium Series at 3:40 p.m. in Room 4119 of Tower Hall with a presentation, "Experimental Archaeology, Performance, and Pilgrimage: El Camino de Santiago in 2016 and the 12th Century Fleury Peregrinus Play." It explores the concept of a religious pilgrimage, which was seen across Judaism, Christianity and Islam in medieval cultures.

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