Duluth: Gary Boelhower, a professor of theology and religious studies at the College of St. Scholastica, reads his poetry at 3:40 p.m. in Room 4119 of Tower Hall on campus. Free.
Superior: The Eagles Auxiliary hosts a rummage and bake sale along with an all you can eat lunch buffet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Eagles Club, 1710 N. 12th St. The menu includes soup and sandwiches of many kinds. Cost to eat is $7. To rent a table, call Jan Keene, 715-399-8322. Cost of tables is $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers. Proceeds go to local charities.
Lake Nebagamon: Kids In Nebagamon hosts a Holiday Craft Fair 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lake Nebagamon Auditorium, 11596 Waterfront Drive. The event features two full floors of crafts, holiday décor, homemade food, jams, jellies and relishes. A soup and croissant luncheon is available 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission is free.
Superior: The Celtic Moose Gift Shoppe, 5819 Tower Avenue holds a “He’s Hunting….She’s Hunting” sale 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Everyone receives a chance to win a $20 Gift Certificate. Receive an extra chance for every nonperishable food item brought in for the Salvation Army. Sales of the Lucinda pins go to Harbor House.
Amnicon: “Happy Crafters” Holiday Craft & Bake Sale runs 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Amnicon Town Hall, Highway 2. Lunch served. Bring a food shelf item, for local food shelf.
Solon Springs: Rural Arts Voice North hosts a book release party at 2 p.m. at the Solon Springs Community Center. The book, “RAVEN 2012: Voices From the North Country,” is a collection of poetry, fiction, personal essays, and memoirs written by authors in Douglas, Bayfield, and Washburn counties. The event includes a reception with harp music, food and beverages and drawings for door prizes. Following the reception, authors will read from the book. Copies of the book are available to purchase.
Superior: The four Duluth-Superior Symphony’s four youth ensembles hold a fall concert at 3 p.m. at Superior High School, 2600 Catlin Ave. The concert, sponsored by US Bank, will feature a variety of music including Holst’s “Jupiter” from “The Planets” and Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony presented by the DSSO’s Sinfonia, Percussion ensemble, Concert Orchestra and Youth Symphony. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students, available at the door or call 218-623-3776.
Duluth: Local poet and author Barton Sutter presents the program for the November meeting of the Swedish Cultural Society of Duluth at 3:30 p.m. at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 219 N. Sixth Ave. E.
Duluth: The Percussion Ensemble Concert begins at 3 p.m. at Weber Music Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Tickets are $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, and $5 for students and $3 for UMD students.
Superior: A free community thanksgiving dinner runs noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 916 Hughitt Ave. Call 715-394-7001.
Duluth: The Suicide Family Members 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 chapel. Free. Call 218-781-4402.
Duluth: The Guitar Ensemble Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at Weber Music Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Tickets are $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $5 for students and $3 for UMD students.
Superior: Northwest Wisconsin Community Services Agency Inc. finance committee meets at 9:30 a.m. at NWCSA, 1118 Tower Ave.
Superior: A bake sale to fund the Spartan Bike Build runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Government Center Atrium, 1316 N. 14th St. Donations of baked goods are needed. Baked goods are sold 10:30-11 a.m. The Spartan Bike Build is a mentoring project in which Superior High School seniors pair up with local professionals to strip down a motorcycle and rebuild it into a custom bike. See “Spartan Bike Build” on Facebook.
Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior presents the UW-Superior Opera Scenes at 7:30 p.m. in Thorpe Langley Auditorium in Old Main, 1710 Weeks Ave. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students. Call (715)394-8115.
Duluth: Mended Hearts, a support group for those who have had a heart event, stent or surgery, along with family and friends, meets at 7 p.m. in the Wisconsin Room on the first floor at St. Mary’s-Essentia Health, 407 E. First St. Special speaker will be Angeline Finch RN.CNS. Free. Door prizes will be given out.
Duluth: The Adult 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 218-781-4402.
Duluth: The Fall Jazz Combos Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in Weber Music Hall at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Tickets are $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $5 for students and $3 for UMD students.
South Range: TOPS WI987 meets 8:15-8:45 a.m. for weigh in and meets 9-10 a.m. at the Parkland Town Hall on Highway K. New members welcome.
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.
Duluth: Bring your antique/collectible item to the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center for a free appraisal noon to 3 p.m. in the Great Hall, 506 W. Michigan St. Bring up to two items.
Hayward: Northwest Regional Planning Commission’s semi-annual meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 5 at the Flat Creek Inn & Suites. Luncheon follows. Please RSVP to Kimberly Gifford at firstname.lastname@example.org or 715-635-2197 by Nov. 26.
Superior: Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad nonprofit employees social club invites all active and former employees, spouses and guests to our Christmas Dinner and Dance at the Eagles Club, 1710 N. 12th St., starting at 6 p.m. Dec. 1. Tickets are $12 for club members, $15 for nonmembers. Purchase tickets by Nov. 26, no exceptions. Get tickets from B. Reger 715-610-1710, Kim Danalis 715-394-1331, Tina Wester 715-394-1220, Susan Brannan 715-466-2524, Louie Gerard 218-722-6120, Jack Notenberg 715-394-4132, J. Shober 715-395-0554, Stan Simonsen 218-727-1914 or Noreen Zoltek 715-816-7734.