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Community calendar

The Superior Telegram offers a service called City Briefs, a calendar for events that charge a fee. Contact City Briefs staff at, or call Stephanie or Joann at 715-395-5000 about a special occasion ad.


Duluth: The SISU seminar hosts a concert by the Finlandia Foundation Performer of the Year, pianist Marja Kaisala, at 1:30 p.m. in Bohannen Hall 90 at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Free.


Superior: The Job Club holds a workshop on Resume Development 9-11 a.m. at the Job Center of Wisconsin-Superior, 1805 N. 14th St., Suite 1. Participants cover basic resume construction, content strategies and more. Free.

Superior: Join the Superior Public Library Lego Club 6-8 p.m. in the children’s room, 1530 Tower Ave. We provide the Legos; you provide the imagination. Free.

Iron River: The Tri-County Recreational Corridor Commission meets at 6 p.m. at the Iron River Community Center.


Superior: A Cancer Prayer Support Group meets 2-3 p.m. at Darrow Road Wesleyan Church, 4020 S. Darrow Road. Current cancer patients, those in remission and caregivers are encouraged to attend. Call 715 399-8885.

Superior: Bartley Manor and Woodland Way hosts a community picnic 4-6 p.m. at 3920 Tower Ave. to celebrate National Night Out. Free activities include a children’s bounce house and visits from Superior police and fire departments and Gold Cross Ambulance. The event includes free food, refreshments and drawings for prizes donated by local businesses. Everyone is welcome.

Superior: Superior Singers performs “It Don’t Mean a Thing (If you ain’t got that Swing) under the direction of Brian MacDonnell 5-7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church. Free. Call 218-348-8314.

Superior: Take Back the Night with root beer floats, games, prizes, face-painting and a concert. The fun runs 6-8 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church. Free.

Duluth: La Leche League meets at 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church (Coppertop), 230 E. Skyline Parkway. Children welcome, lending library available. Call 218-499-9504.


Superior: A Children’s Immunization Clinic runs 1-4:30 p.m. in the Government Center, 1316 N 14th St., Suite 324. All routine immunizations for children 6 months and older are available. Bring your immunization records. Vaccines are free to children who don’t have health insurance, are on Medical Assistance or whose insurance doesn’t cover vaccines. A parent or guardian must sign the authorization.

Superior: UCare hosts a health plan information meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites, 303 Second Ave. E.

Superior: Kids, become “Food Science Detectives.” Explore food, what it’s made of and what happens to it after it’s eaten 2-3 p.m. at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. Enjoy hands-on activities, a snack and understand some basic food science while having fun. Suited for children in first grade and above.


Maple: Memorial Blood Centers holds a blood drive 2-6 p.m. at Northwestern High School, 4751 County Road F. Call 888-448-3253 or visit

Superior: The Thaddeus Kosciuszko Society (Polish Club) meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of the Eagles, 1710 N. 12th St.


Superior: The BNSF employees social club invites all active and former rail employees, family and friends to a picnic 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Billings Park Pavilion. Food served at 1 p.m. Get tickets in advance for a proper plate count, $10 per plate for adults or $5 for children ages 5-12 by Monday. Big prize drawing requires $5 club membership. The food plate ticket with your name and phone number on back are good for all small drawings and collected at the food line. For tickets and information, call Bernie, 715-610-1710; Kim, 715-394-1331; Tina, 715-394-1220; Sue, 715-466-2524; John, 715-395-0554; Louie. 218-722-6120; Jack, 715-394-4132; or Stan, 218-727-1914. Food, games, drawings and fun, but winners must be present.