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Superior: Acacia-Itasca Masonic Lodge 329 F8AM of Wisconsin meets at 7 p.m. at 3117 N. 21st St.


Duluth: About 20 local artists display items made of natural, recycled, reused or found materials during the sixth annual Treasures of the Earth Green Goods Craft and Art Fair 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Duluth, 835 W. College St. Food is available for sale and the church holds a used book sale during the event.

Superior: Superior Schools Indian Education program hosts the ninth annual Ziigwan Pow Wow 1-9 p.m. at Superior Middle School, 3626 Hammond Ave. Free. Grand entries start at 1 and 7 p.m. and a feast at 5 p.m. Volunteers needed, call 715-394-8720, ext. 217 or 715-394-8740, ext. 106.


Superior: Job Club, a job seeker support group, meets 9-11 a.m. at the Job Center, 1805 N. 14th St., Suite 1. This week’s topic is “Job Search Techniques.” Free and open to the public.

Superior: Essentia Health Superior Auxiliary meets at 10 a.m. in the courtyard room. All volunteers are welcome to attend. Refreshments served.

Ashland: Open House and Information Meeting about the Ashland NSP Lakefront Superfund Site at 6 p.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Church Social Hall, 215 Lakeshore Drive East.

Solon Springs: The Solon Springs School Board meets at 6 p.m. in the IMC at the school, 8993 E. Baldwin Ave.


Superior: Learn what’s new with the Americans with Disabilities Act and how it affects you during a “Know Your Rights” workshop 10 a.m. to noon at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. The event is free. Instructors discuss where people can go and what they can do if they feel they’ve been discriminated against, as well as which laws cover which statements.

Superior: A meeting of the Community Health Improvement Plan Steering Committee begins at 3 p.m. in Suite 324 at the Government Center, 1316 N. 14th St. The Steering Committee provides oversight and direction to the 2012-16 Community Health Improvement Plan.


Duluth: Women in Leadership is the topic for the next Chester Chat session at Glensheen Mansion, 3300 London Road. Doors open to historic Glensheen’s winter garden at 7 p.m. for a happy half-hour with guest speakers. Speakers start promptly at 7:30 p.m., each talking for approximately 10 minutes. This session features Duluth City Councilor Emily Larson, Glensheen Marketing Director Lucie Amundsen and Dale Lewis, Park State Bank President and CEO. Free and open to the public.


Phillips: Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board meets at 10:30 a.m. to Northcentral Technical College.

Superior: Superior Central High School class of 1957 holds its monthly luncheon get-together at noon at the Golden Inn Restaurant. All classmates, spouses and guests are invited.

Superior: PEO Chapter E will meet at 7 p.m. at Faith United Methodist Church for election and installation of officers and election of a delegate and alternate for the state convention. Hostesses will be Lori Foley and Pat Bergman.

Duluth: In celebration of Women’s History Month, the College of St. Scholastica hosts a free showing of “The Cherokee Word for Water,” a motion picture that tells the story of the work that led Wilma Mankiller to become the first modern female Chief of the Cherokee Nation. The film will be screened at 7 p.m. in Room 249 of Burns Wellness Center on the St. Scholastica campus. Melanie Benjamin, chief executive of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, will introduce the film and lead a question and answer session afterward. She was a friend of Mankiller, who died in 2010. Free and open to the public. Refreshments provided.

Duluth: An expert from the University of Minnesota discusses the impact of culture in dual diagnosis adolescents, at 7:30 p.m. in Somers Lounge at The College of St. Scholastica. Michelle Johnson-Jennings, Ph.D., co-director of Research for Indigenous Community Health and assistant professor in the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, will focus on how culture influences the mental health of adolescents. Free. A social hour begins at 6:30 p.m. Call 218-723-6527.


Poplar: The annual craft day sponsored by the Douglas County Association for Home and Community Education (HCE) will be held at the Peace Lutheran Church, U.S. Highway 2 on Saturday, April 5. Registration and morning refreshments begin at 9:30 a.m. with classes beginning at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. The event is open to the public. To receive a registration form, call Cheryl at 715-378-4450. Registration is due today.