Superior: Kiwanis meets at noon at Aces on 29th. Rob Calhoun of the Senior High School choir is the speaker.
Superior: The Superior Business Improvement District board of directors meets at 3 p.m. at the Historic Old Post Office conference room, 1401 Tower Ave., third floor.
Superior: The Superior Eagle Club, 1710 N. 12th St., hosts a meat raffle every Thursday night at 6 p.m. The club is open to the public. Proceeds support local and national charities.
Superior: Chapter E, PEO Sisterhood, meets at 6 p.m. at the home of Ann Marie Novack for a holiday celebration. Bring a canned item for the food shelf. Co-hostesses include Laura Kremer, Wendy Maas and Monica Tikkanen.
Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior brings listeners on a musical journey during “An Evening of International Music” at 7:30 p.m. in Thorpe Langley Auditorium in Old Main. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and students. Parking available in university lots of Catlin Avenue, 19th Street and Weeks Avenue.
Duluth: Northland Arts & Crafts Show runs 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Burning Tree Plaza, Maple Grove Road.
Ely: A Conference on Wolves meets at Grand Ely Lodge at 10 a.m. to assemble information and gain public support to have wolves delisted under the federal Endangered Species Act of 1973. Call (218) 365-9953 or e-mail email@example.com.
Duluth: Author Tracy Nelson Maurer reads “Storm Codes” at the Duluth Children’s Museum in the historic Union Depot at 10:30 a.m. Free with membership or Depot admission. Children can make a paper sailor’s flag after the reading.
Superior: The Eagles Auxiliary hosts a Soup & Sandwich all-you-can-eat buffet noon to 2 p.m. at the Eagles Club, 1719 N. 12th St. Cost is $7.
Superior: The Disability, Advocacy, Resource Inclusion Group meets 12:30-3 p.m. in the Superior Public Library to share local and state resources and advocacy ideas for people with disabilities. Free.
Duluth: C. Neal Keye, an assistant professor of history and politics, talks about “Unknown Knowns: What Americans Don’t Know They Know About the Cultural Politics of Torture After Abu Ghraib” at 3:40 p.m. in Room 4119, Tower Hall, College of St. Scholastica. Free. Refreshments served.
Duluth: The Lake Superior Life Care Center invites you to a Carnegie Christmas at the Historic Carnegie Library for an open house 5-8 p.m. 101 W. Second Street. Call 727-3399. Tours, music, refreshments, cash drawings.
Solon Springs: The Superior Singers perform “Shine On” at 7 p.m. at the Solon Springs Community Center. Presented by RAV’N and sponsored by the churches of Gordon, Minong and Solon Springs. Freewill offering accepted. Coffee and cookies served.
Duluth: The Lake Superior Singles meets at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 18 Christmas party at the Pickwick. Register by Dec. 11. Call (218) 940-2248.
Superior: American Legion Post 435 and VFW Post 1091 host their Christmas party at Barker’s Island. Cocktails start at 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m.