Superior: Eagles Auxiliary hosts a fish fry from 4:30-7 p.m. Bring in a nonperishable item and receive $1 off your meal. Call (715) 392-6560.
Duluth: Lake Superior Singles meet at 6:30 p.m. at Grandma’s in Canal Park. Call (218) 940-2248 to register, required.
Superior: Pancake breakfast at the Superior-Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave., runs 9 a.m. to noon. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for kids. Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, orange juice, milk and coffee.
Superior: The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center hosts a free program at 10 a.m. with author Anthony Bukoski. In his program, “A Father and Son Go to War,” Bukoski discusses his experiences as a young Marine who was part of the first large contingent to arrive in Vietnam on March 8, 1965. He looks at his service in comparison to his father’s voyages as part of the Merchant Marine in World War II. The author will display items from his father’s wartime service and his books will be available to purchase and have signed. Free.
Grand Rapids, Minn.: The 23rd annual Grand Rapids Doll Club, Doll, Bear and Toy Sale runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Sawmill Inn, 2301 S. Highway 169. Cost is $2.50 for adults, $0.50 for children. Door prizes are given out every half hour. With your admission, you will receive free admission to the Children’s Museum to see Faith Wick’s doll display. Contact Judy Myers at (218) 326-6447 or email@example.com.
Superior: Enjoy the seventh annual Ziigwan/Spring Pow Wow, put on by the Superior Schools Title VII, JOM Indian Education Program, at the Superior Middle School. There will be grand entries at 1 and 7 p.m. with a feast at 5 p.m. Children 12 and younger must attend with adult supervision. Free.
Siren: The Siren Chamber of Commerce hosts the Siren St. Patrick’s Day Celebration starting with a parade at 2 p.m. on Main Street. There will be button sales for prizes plus holiday specials at various Siren establishments. Call (800) 788-3164 or visit www.visitsiren.com.
Superior: Aaron Isaacs, who researched and wrote a book about Twin Ports’ trolleys, is the guest speaker for History Sunday 1:30-3:30 p.m. at the Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Ave. The session is sponsored by Superior Rotary 40. Light refreshments served. Admission is $3 for non-members, free for DCHS members.
Superior: Bay Gardeners meets at 1 p.m. at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave., to discuss growing flowers to attract birds. Shirley Urbaniak is hostess. For more information, call Marsha at (715) 372-8947 or Joan at (715) 398-0400.
Superior: Alice Yeates, a plant ecologist, talks about invasive exotic species research she conducted in Northern New South Wales, Australia during the Lake Superior Master Gardener meeting in the community room at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College. A business meeting will be held at 6 p.m. followed by the presentation at 6:30 p.m. Free. A free will offering to aid local community garden projects will be accepted.
Duluth: A 12-hour class on safe boating begins 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 12 and runs through April 30 at Woodland Middle School, 201 Clover St. Cost is $45 for class materials. All students must register online at http://duluthsailandpower
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Superior: Cathedral School starts Kindergarten registration with a roundup for children attending Kindergarten in fall 2012 and their families. Information sessions begin at 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Parents interested in attending the sessions can RSVP at (715) 392-2976. For students entering middle school in fall 2012, Cathedral School has an information night on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in Room 203 of the school.
Superior: The Superior W.O.W. club meets at 12:30 p.m. at the Upper Deck Restaurant.
Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior A cappella Choir performs at 7:30 p.m. in Thorpe Langley Auditorium in Old Main. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students. Call (715) 394-8115.
Duluth: The Lake Superior Marine Museum Association and Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center host an annual Spring Cleaning Day at the Visitor Center, 600 S. Lake Ave., in historic Canal Park. Volunteers are needed 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to dust, update various displays and exhibits, polish brass, make sure electronic equipment is in working order and assist Park Rangers with any special projects. Complimentary lunch will be provided by Grandma’s Saloon & Grill. If you can volunteer, contact LSMMA at (218) 727-2497 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Duluth: Lake Superior Life Care Center, 101 W. Second St., Room 200, holds a free medical clinic 1-4 p.m. Call (218) 727-3399 to make an appointment for non-emergency medical care.
Superior: The Superior Public Library Board meets at 4 p.m. in the Board Room of the library, 1530 Tower Ave.
Superior: The 4th of July Parade Committee meets at 6 p.m. at Hardees to plan for the upcoming holiday. To join the group, attend the meeting, call (715) 394-9673 or visit www.superior4thjuly.com.
Superior: Join the Lake Superior Freethinkers for dinner at 6 p.m. at Vintage Italian Pizza, 1201 Tower Ave. Lake Superior Freethinkers is a growing group of friends that support morality and reason without religion. For more information, visit http://LSFreethinkers.org.
Ashland: NWWIB Inc. and NWCEP Inc. Executive Committee meets at 10 a.m. in NWCEP Administrative Offices, 422 Third St. W.
Superior: Visiting scholar and philosopher Josè Jorge Mendoza discusses philosophy and the immigration debate during his presentation, “No human being is illegal” 1-2:30 p.m. in the Yellowjacket Union on the University of Wisconsin-Superior campus. Free.
Superior: The Superior Eagles Club, 1710 N. 12th St., holds a meat raffle at 6 p.m. Proceeds support local and national charities.