Superior: Northwest Wisconsin Community Services Agency Inc. board of directors meets at 10 a.m. at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave.
Duluth: American Heart Association, YMCA and Essentia Health offer free CPR training 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Miller Hill Mall near Barnes & Noble. The training takes 15-20 minutes. Call (218) 213-5104 for information or large group RSVPs.
Superior: The Eagles Club hosts a fish/smelt fry 5-8 p.m. at 1710 N. 12th St. Cost is $8 for regular fish, $9 for smelt.
Pattison State Park: A Howling Success evening program starts at 7 p.m. Plunge into the world of wolves through a movie on the reintroduction of wolves into Yellowstone National Park and dive into the impact of wolves in Wisconsin. Call (715) 399-3111.
Superior: UCare offers an informational meeting about its UCare for Seniors Medicare Advantage health plan at 9:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 303 Second Ave. E.
Duluth: Animal Allies holds a 2012 Walk for Animals at Bayfront Festival Park. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with the walk at 10 a.m. The event includes an obstacle course, contests for walkers and their pets, artwork made by shelter animals for sale, a continental breakfast and more. Free. Cost for a T-shirt is $40. Walkers can earn more prizes by raising pledges. Call (218) 623-6349, email email@example.com or go to www.animalallieswalk.kintera.org.
Duluth: The School of the Minnesota Ballet welcomes children, teens and adults to its Saturday Sampler free trial classes 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the ballet’s Depot studios, 506 W. Michigan St. Come in comfortable clothing. Contact (218) 529-3742 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Solon Springs: A free Children’s Festival runs 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Lucius Woods Park. The event features award-winning entertainer Rick Kelley. Children receive toy instruments when they participate in the games and activities. They can also make their own drums, shakers and other instruments out of household items during a workshop. The children take the stage to demonstrate their musical skills to the audience. Free.
Superior: The Senior Center at 1527 Tower Ave., hosts a barbecue picnic at 11:30 a.m. Tickets are $5 in advance and $6 at the door. Menu will include hamburgers, potato salad, beans and watermelon. Call (715) 394-3644.
Superior: The Superior Singers, directed by Brian MacDonnell, present their summer concert “Homeland,” a patriotic celebration created by Randy Vader and Jay Rouse, at 1 p.m. at the Superior-Douglas County Senior Center. Call (218) 348-8314 or visit www.superiorsingers.com.
South Range: A Pig Roast Benefit runs 4-7 p.m. for Dorrie Meyer at the Log Cabin Tavern, 2821 S. County Highway E. Adults are $10, children 12 and younger are $5. The band Showtime provides the music. If you have items to donate for the Silent Auction, contact Four Corners Elementary at (715) 399-8911.
Pattison State Park: Barking up the Right Tree starts at 7 p.m. Be a detective and track down the right identification of some of the trees of Pattison State Park. Your tools will consist of two simple tree identification keys. Be prepared to take a hike. You become the specialist. Call (715) 399-3111.
Pattison State Park: Join the Electronics Pirates Treasure Hunt at 1 p.m. Pirates have jumped the old galleon and boards the Technology Queen, flying the black flag of the GPS —Grubbiest Pirates of Suburbia. With your family or your group, cruise the dry-land Ocean Pattison to find the ten pots of gold with only an eTrex GPS unit (provided) to guide you along this GPS 101 voyage. Register your pirate band since there are a limited number of GPS units available. Call (715) 399-3111. At 7 p.m., Wild Talking Birds is a presentation that ties together the bird’s image with its call and its English translation.
Superior: The summer reading programs for children in preschool through grade five, “Dream Big Read!” and for children in grades six and above, “Own the Night,” begin at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. Prizes and books awarded for reading. Programs run through Aug. 4. Reading logs are available at the service desk in the children’s room.
Ashland: NWWIB Inc. and NWCEP Inc. Executive Committee meets at 10 a.m. at the NWCEP Inc. Administrative Office, 422 Third St. W.
Superior: The Superior Area Retired Educators Association meets at noon at the Shack Smokehouse and Grille. Committee members are Bev Sutherland, Beth Arnson, Mavis Moran, Craig Peterson and Pat Dorin. Kathy Laakso, Ellie Martin and Mary Uhlenkott, a vocal trio singing as the Andrews Sisters, presents the program. Vivian Markley accompanies them on keyboard. All retired educators and those interested in or involved in education are welcome. Call (715) 394-5166.
Superior: Bay Gardeners will meet at the home of Marcia Holter at 1 p.m. Program will be on landscaping with a water feature.
South Range: John L. & David L. Banks American Legion Post 418 meets at 7 p.m. at the old Bud’s Sunnyside Bar on County Highway C. All interested veterans invited to attend.
Duluth: The Family and Friends of Murder Victims Support Group meets 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Medical Center in the 2 East Classroom on the second floor near the auditorium and the chapel. Free. Call (218) 786-4402.
Pattison State Park: Hard Rock History Hike: Travel back in time when only nature recorded history. Learn about the hot topic of lava flows, the chilling accounts of glacial activity and the abrasive nature of weathering at 7 p.m. Call (715) 399-3111.
Superior: Guest reader Laura Wagenschutz visits the children’s room for stories and fun from 10:30-11 a.m. at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave.
Superior: The Superior W.O.W. Club meets at 12:30 p.m. for lunch at the Upper Deck.
Pattison State Park: Native American Flute Player, Michael Charette, is a member of the Red Cliff band of Lake Superior Indians. He also goes by the name Baapi Waagoosh, meaning “Laughing Fox” in the Anishinaabe language. As both artist and musician, he has played the native flute for the past eight years, often on instruments he made himself. Call (715) 399-3111.
Duluth: The Parent Grief Support Group for parents who lost a child 10 or younger meets 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Medical Center in the 2 East Classroom on the second floor near the auditorium and the chapel. Free. Call (218) 786-4402.
Duluth: The Senior Citizen Grief and Loss Support Group meets 10-11:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Medical Center in the 2 East Classroom on the second floor near the auditorium and the chapel.
Superior: The Central High School class of 1944 meets for lunch at 1 p.m. at Barker’s Island.
Superior: Lake Superior Zoo staff drop by the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave., 2-3 p.m. to teach children about animals. They will even be bringing some animals along. Free.
Superior: The Adult Grief Support Group meets 3:30-5 p.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Duluth: The Young Widow or Widower Grief Support Group meets 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Medical Center in the 2 East Classroom on the second floor near the auditorium and the chapel. Free. Call (218) 786-4402.
Pattison State Park: Unstrung String Band, starring Bob and Louisa Fabbro, playing a mix of traditional Appalachian Old Time, French Canadian and Celtic fiddle tunes. Call (715) 399-3111.
Duluth: The Duluth Huskies teamed up with Life House to “Throw Homelessness a Curveball,” a special night at the ballpark to raise money and awareness for homeless and at-risk youth. The game begins at 7:05 p.m. at Duluth’s Wade Stadium.
Duluth: The Northland Chapter of the American Red Cross hosts the Minnesota SCA Survivor Network 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Chapter’s headquarters, 2524 Maple Grove Road. Free. Space is limited and RSVPs are encouraged.
Duluth: The local Proctor-Duluth Unit 92 of the National Association of Retired & Veteran Railway Employees meets at 1 p.m. at the West Duluth American Legion clubrooms. Included in the regular business will be a report on the recent 38th bi-annual National Convention, by National Legislative Committeeman Glen Nelson. The next regular meeting is Sept 13. President Joe Samson extends an open invitation to area rails, spouses and employees to attend. Email email@example.com.
Superior: The Lake Superior Master Gardeners Association holds its annual sale 4-6 p.m. in the parking lot of Citizens Bank.
Superior: The Daughters of the American Revolution, Lake Superior Chapter and the American Legion of Superior observes Flag Day with a Flag Retirement Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. at the Barker’s Island Pavilion. The Superior Singers, directed by Brian MacDonnell, who present “Homeland,” a patriotic celebration created by Randy Vader and Jay Rouse following the ceremony.
Superior: Chapter E, PEO Sisterhood, meets at 7 p.m. at the home of Carol Banker. The meeting includes a program, “Flowers by Banker.” Hostesses are Banker, Pat Bergman and Nancy Pederson.
Pattison State Park: Mysterious Loons: Spine-tingling calls in the middle of the night and the wee hours of the morning — learn about the unique calls, bones and take-offs of these majestic birds. Call (715) 399-3111.