Ashland: Northwest Wisconsin Community Service Agency Inc. board of directors meets at 10 a.m. at NWCSA offices, 623 E. Second Ave.
Pattison Park: Learn more about the wild cats of Douglas County — cougars and bobcats and the Canadian lynx — at 7 p.m. at the park. Call (715) 399-3111.
Superior: Barker’s Island Farmers Market runs 8 a.m. to noon near the SS Meteor, rain or shine.
Duluth: Glensheen hosts its 17th annual Festival of Fine Art and Craft 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Glensheen, 3300 London Road. Admission is free with free parking on the grounds and the University of Minnesota Duluth’s maroon lot B with shuttle service about every 20 minutes to the UMD lot.
Superior: UCare offers an informational meeting at 9:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Express, 303 Second Ave. E.
Duluth: Artists are on the loose at the Lake Superior Zoo. A silent auction and art fair runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Fairmont Park, next to the zoo. Bid on fine art originals and prints, handcrafted jewelry, photography, books and more in the silent auction. Shop the art fair, have your picture taken with selected zoo animals by local photographers and show your unique style with face painting by local artists while you enjoy music by area performers including, Gina Lee, The People Say Fox, Diet Folk, Colleen Myhre and Brothers Burn Mountain. Admission is free. Auction proceeds benefit the Lake Superior Zoo.
Pattison Park: Learn about snacking in the wild and the benefits of scrounging for food and drink at 7 p.m. Call (715) 399-3111.
Brule: The Brule River Lions Club annual Chicken BBQ begins at 11 a.m. at the Kro Bar on Highway 2 in Brule with a raffle drawing at 2 p.m. and a 2.5 mile run at 9 a.m. Sign up at northlanddrawing.com.
Duluth: All Twin Ports area kids can get artsy with the help of parents 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Duluth’s Lester Park, 61st Avenue East and Superior Street. Free.
Iron River: Northland Campus Choir performs at 10:30 a.m. at the Iron River Community Center, 8275 E. Mill St. Come hear real life stories of Freedom from Addiction.
Pattison Park: Learn more about the mysterious loons at 7 p.m. Call (715) 399-3111.
Duluth: The North Shore Philharmonic Orchestra performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Duluth Masonic Auditorium, 4 W. Superior St. Free.
Ashland: NWWIB Inc. and NWCEP Inc. executive committee meets at 10 a.m. at the NWCEP Administrative Office, 422 Third St. W.
Lake Nebagamon: Bay Gardeners meets at 11:30 a.m. at Sharon’s Café. A garden tour in Lake Nebagamon follows at 1 p.m. so bring comfortable walking shoes.
Duluth: 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 Park: Divide into teams for the Price is Right Astronomy at 7 p.m. followed by Shepherds’ View sky watch after dark, Perseid Meteor Shower peak. Call (715) 399-3111.
South Range: The John L. and David L. Banks American Legion Post 418 meets at 7 p.m. at the old Bud’s Sunnyside Bar on County Highway C. Interested veterans invited to attend.
Bennett: The Bennett Town Board meets at 7 p.m. to review invoices and its regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. in the town hall.
Superior: The Superior W.O.W. Club meets at 12:30 p.m. at the Upper Deck Restaurant.
Duluth: Parent Grief Support Group for those who experienced miscarriage or stillbirth or 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.
Pattison Park: Learn gross-out facts about bloodthirsty critters of Wisconsin at 7 p.m. Call (715) 399-3111.
Duluth: La Leche League meets at 10 a.m. at First United Methodist Church (Coppertop). Babies and children welcome, lending library available. Call (218) 499-9504.
Superior: Downtown Farmers Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot north of the Superior Public Library, rain or shine.
Superior: The Superior Central High School class of 1944 meets for lunch at 1 p.m. at the Breakwater Restaurant.
Lake Nebagamon: Story Time begins at 1:30 p.m. at the Imogene McGrath Library.
Superior: Bayside Sounds features Cherry Stone, country and variety, at 7 p.m. at Barker’s Island band shell.
Pattison Park: Unstrung String Band, starring Bob and Louisa Fabbro, plays a mix of traditional Appalachian Old Time, French Canadian and Celtic fiddle tunes at 7 p.m. Call (715) 399-3111.
Duluth: St. Louis County Historical Society hosts David Grabitske during Lunch with the History People from noon to 1 p.m. in the Ruth Maney Room of the Depot, 506 W. Michigan St. Grabitske is the manager of outreach services for the Minnesota Historical Society. He’ll discuss his book, “Six Miles from St. Paul,” about Minnesota’s first lady, Sarah Sibley, wife of Gov. Henry Hastings Sibley.
Duluth: Mental Health Support Group meets 5-7 p.m. at Miller Dwan Medical Center, 502 E. Second St., in meeting rooms 1-3, lobby level, eastside near the auditorium.
Duluth: Lutheran Social Services hosts an adoption information meeting 6–8 p.m. at the LSS offices in the Ordean Building, 424 W. Superior St. Call Lynne Haggar at (612) 879-5230 or (888) 205-3769, or go to www.minnesotaadoption.org.
Pattison Park: Four-Mile Portage performs a mix of Appalachian Old Time fiddle and Celtic dance tunes at 7 p.m. Call (715) 399-3111.
Superior: New students attending Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College are invited to new student orientation 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 17 at WITC’s Conference Center. The orientation includes information regarding technical services, policies and procedures, and an academic advising session. Fall term starts Aug. 20. For information, call (715) 394-6677.