Superior: The Historic Trade and Commerce Marketplace, 1323 Broadway St., holds a building-wide open house 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., followed by a gallery reception and live music. The gallery reception for Off the Wall Artist Market runs 5-7 p.m. in the North End Arts Gallery and Red Mug. Live music runs 8-10 p.m. at Red Mug. The art show runs through December.
Superior: The annual holiday bazaar sponsored by TOPS WI987, runs 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Superior Town Hall, 4917 S. Hwy 35. More than 20 area crafters sell their wares. Call Mary Ann at (715) 398-5493.
Superior: Santa stops by the Candy Caboose, 1124 N. Sixth St., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to hear Christmas wishes and pose for photos. Bring your cameras and a food donation for the Salvation Army.
Duluth: The “Get It Local” gift fair runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Peace United Church of Christ, 1111 N. 11th Ave. E. It features more than 25 Duluth and Superior artists and a mix of nonprofits providing services and support in the area.
Cloquet: The second annual Churchill Holiday Expo runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Churchill Elementary gymnasium, 515 Granite St. Shop local vendors, visit the second graders’ Kids Holiday Shop and listen to live entertainment. Santa available for pictures 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Duluth: Lake Superior College’s Center for Advanced Aviation hosts an open house 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the flight training facility at the Duluth International Airport, 4525 Airport Approach Road. Tours and refreshments offered. Call (218) 733-7700.
Cable: Children and families can decorate Christmas trees with pinecone bird feeders or string cranberries and popcorn to create special outdoor treats for the birds from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Telemark Resort and Convention Center. Donations accepted.
Proctor: Cookies and Crafts for a Cure sponsored by Relay For Life Team House of Hope runs noon to 4 p.m. at Forbes Methodist Church, 33 Grove St.
Duluth: Mary Linda Sather signs copies of “Boo Boo Bear’s Mission: The True Story of a Teddy Bear’s Adventures in Iraq” 1-2 p.m. in the Bookstore at Fitgers.
Duluth: Aaron Brown signs “Overburden: Modern Life on the Iron Range” 11 a.m. to noon; Gail de Marcken signs “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” noon to 1 p.m.; Mitch Omer signs “Damn Good Food” 1-2 p.m.; and Sally Blair signs “Williwaw Winds” 2-3 p.m. at Northern Lights Books and Gifts, 307 Canal Park Drive.
Duluth: Bill Bastian, Echoes of Peace Choir, Three Altos, Rabbi Amy Bernstein and accompanist Lon Weaver share gifts of music during CHUM’s 14th annual holiday concert at 7 p.m. at Mitchell Auditorium at the College of St. Scholastica. Free, but free will offering accepted for CHUM.
Ashland: Northland College Jazz Band performs at 7:30 p.m. in the Alvord Theater. Free. Enjoy the jazz lounge feel. Refreshments served.
Duluth: Jim Heffernan signs copies of his book, “Cooler Near the Lake” 1-2 p.m. at the Bookstore at Fitgers.
Superior: St. Mary’s of Superior hosts the 22nd annual celebration of the “Tree of Lights” at 1:30 p.m. in the cafeteria in the lower level of the hospital. Lights may be purchased for $10 to honor or remember someone. Call (218) 786-4420. Superior students read essays and Cathedral provides musical entertainment. Free. Refreshments served after tree lighting.
Duluth: Shirley Wuchter signs “Sermons for the Seasons” 2-3 p.m. at Northern Lights Books & Gifts, 307 Canal Park Drive.
Duluth: Nature photographer Jeff Richter signs copies of his collection “Pure Superior” at 2 p.m. at Barnes & Noble in the Miller Hill Mall.
Cable: A cup of Christmas tea is served 3-4:30 p.m. in the Namakagon Ballroom at Telemark Resort as part of the Festival of Trees. The event includes harp music, a reading of the story “A Cup of Christmas Tea,” and cookies and tea and a silent auction, followed by an open house begins with hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and music until 6:30 p.m.
Superior: Enjoy a Children’s Christmas at Fairlawn beginning at 4 p.m. with stories, music, punch and cookies, and a visit from St. Nick. Adults must accompany children. Free. Reservations required for the holiday ornament workshop on the third floor following story time. Cost is $3 to cover supplies. Call (715) 394-5712.
Ashland: Elizabeth Burnett is the feature artist for the Senior Art Show held at the Mary Van Evera Visual Arts Center at Northland College. A reception for the artist and her exhibit, titled “Native Lens,” begins at 6 p.m. in the Arts Center. Both the exhibit and the reception are free.
Duluth: The Lake Superior Youth Chorus presents its annual holiday concert 7-8:30 p.m. at Concordia Lutheran Church, 2501 Woodland Ave. Three choirs – the high school ensemble Encore!, a Concert Choir for students in grades six through eight and Choristers for children in grades three through five – perform a selection of Christmas and holiday songs. Admission is $6 for adults, $4 for students.
Duluth: Lake Superior College opens its annual student Fall Art Exhibit at noon with a reception from 5-7 p.m. in the main building. Refreshments provided. The show runs through Wednesday.
Duluth: Duluth International Folk Dancers meet in the gym 7-9 p.m. at Grant School, 1027 N. Eighth Ave. E., for free dancing fun. No partners needed.
Duluth: The movie “Precious Waters” takes a hard look at the sulfide mining industry’s history of failed predictions and threats new mines pose to northeastern Minnesota’s waterways at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at Teatro Zuccone, 222 E. Superior St. Stay for a panel discussion. Free.
Duluth: Duluth Congregational Church, 3833 E. Superior St., hosts the Get Great Stuff evening art and gift fair 4:30-8:30 p.m. at the church. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org, 525-5098 or go to wendyupnorth.com.
Superior: Tour Fairlawn Mansion at your own pace to the strains of chamber music at 7 p.m. Hosts in period costume throughout the home will share Victorian Christmas customs and seasonal treats. Cost is $8 for adults, $6.50 for seniors and students, with children 6 and under free.
Solon Springs: An adults-only class in traditional Okinawan-Japanese goju style karate runs 6-7 a.m. in the Solon Springs Community Center. Free. Wear loose workout clothing or a white karate uniform.
Superior: Douglas County Department of Health and Human Services hosts a seasonal flu immunization clinic 9-10:30 a.m. at Senior Connections, 1805 N. 16th Street. Cost is $22. Pneumonia shots can be received at a cost of $48. Medicare and Medicaid billed, or cash or checks accepted.
Superior: The Superior Public Library Board meets at 4 p.m. in the library boardroom at 1530 Tower Ave.
Superior: A public meeting on the proposed Northern Lights Express, a high-speed rail line between the Twin Cities and Twin Ports, runs 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria of Superior Middle School. A presentation starts at 5 p.m.