Superior: The Superior Public Library Board meets at 4 p.m. in the Board Room, 1530 Tower Ave., to discuss a proposal to approve the Superior Public Library 2013-2017 Strategic Plan. The meeting is public.
Duluth: “Cariboo Magi,” an award-winning comedy, opens at 7:30 p.m. today, Saturday, and Feb. 15 and 16, and 2 p.m. Sunday, and Feb. 17 in the St. Scholastica Theatre, directly behind Tower Hall. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and students, and $5 for St. Scholastica students. Go to spotlight.css.edu.
Poplar: Sharing One’s Surplus food share takes place at Mission Covenant Church, 5161 S. County Road P. Shares are sold 8-9:30 a.m. with distribution at 10 a.m. A $25 cash-only donation gets you two tubs of food. Everyone is welcome. Call 715-364-2738.
Superior: The Lake Superior Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Superior Public Library.
Duluth: Arthur’s Formal Wear and KDWZ announce the second annual Prom Showcase at Clyde Iron Works starting at 6 p.m. It features information on everything needed for prom 2013, games, interactive displays, and concludes with a runway fashion show. Tickets available at the door for $8. Call Breanna Johnson at 218-727-1177.
Superior: Eagles Auxiliary hosts a card party 1-3 p.m. at 1710 N. 12th St. The cost is $4 and lunch is provided. Prizes are given throughout the day. Proceeds benefit local charities.
Duluth: Lake Superior Writers present area writers sharing their work at Beaner’s Central, 324 N. Central Ave., 1-3 p.m. Featured readers include Cal Benson, Gary Boelhower, Phil Fitzpatrick, Theresa O’Halloran Johnson, Kat Manderville, Liz Minette, Mark Munger, Sheila Packa, Yvonne Rutford and more. There will also be an open mic for writers who would like to sign up to read their work. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 218-728-1354.
Duluth: The Lake Superior Ragtime Society presents a “Frigid Frolics” concert 1:30-4:30 p.m. at First Covenant Church, 2101 W. Second St. Featured at the event will be the “Frigid Frolics Rag” composed by Alvin Marx in 1905 in Superior. The concert is free but donations are appreciated.
Superior: A Ruby’s Pantry food distribution takes place at Zion Lutheran Church, 2022 E. Second St. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with distribution around 5 p.m. There are no income or residence guidelines. For a $15 donation, people receive a large amount of food. Visitors are asked to bring bags, boxes or baskets to carry the food.
Duluth: The Family and Friends of Murder Victims 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 Duluth Audubon Society hosts Gull Watching at Canal Park in Winter with Erik Bruhnke at 7:45 a.m. Meet across from the Dewitt-Seitz Building in the Canal Park main parking lot.
Superior: The 1960 class of Superior East High School holds a lunch get together at noon at the Superior Perkins, 103 E. Second St. All classmates, spouses and friends welcome.
Superior: The Superior W.O.W. club meets at 12:30 p.m. at the Upper Deck.
Superior: The Bong Book Club meets at 2 p.m. at the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center. Continuing from last month’s meeting, guest speaker Col. Ronald L. Hein, retired, ARNG, shares memories and experiences from his long military career. Contact Scott Markle at 715-392-7151 or email@example.com.
Superior: The Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435, and its auxiliary gathers for a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. and meeting at 7 p.m. at the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harbor View Parkway.
Duluth: Learn the tools and quick tips to help you identify area trees and shrubs in the winter 6-8 p.m. at Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center. Cost is $10; registration required. Call 218-721-3731.
Superior: The Literacy Council of Superior/Douglas County and Bonnie Atkinson from Twin Ports Representative Payee Program in Superior presents a free program on budgeting at 7 p.m. in the Superior Public Library. There will be discussion of topics including how to stretch your budget, local resources, how to save for occasional or emergency expenses and negotiate past due expenses. Door prizes offered; refreshments served.
Duluth: The Parent Grief Support Group for people who lost children age 10 or younger runs 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: Lake Superior Marine Museum Association and Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center hosts Roger Pellett as he discusses the SS Meteor 7-9 p.m. at Canal Park Lodge. Call 218 727-2497 or visit www.lsmma.com.
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 chapel. Free. Call 218-781-4402.
Superior: Seniors dance to the oldies at the Superior Eagles Club, 1710 N. 12th St., 1-4 p.m. Music by Mr. Ed and Drummer Dave. Couples and singles welcome. Bring snacks to share. Admission is $5. Lunch and coffee served at 2:30 p.m.
Duluth: The Young Widow/Widower Grief Support Group and Adult Grief Support Group meets 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Medical Center in the 2 East Classroom. Free. Call 218-781-4402.
Brule: The Old-Brule Heritage Society meets at 6 p.m. at the Brule Town Hall. Jim Pellman talks about the evolution of the original town of Brule, which included the towns of Amnicon, Brule, Cloverland, Lakeside and village of Poplar. He will also talk about the mission of the Old-Brule Heritage Society and plans to move the old Monticello School to the site of the original Brule Town Hall on Highway 2 in Maple for use as a museum and archiving facility. Light refreshments served.
Superior: Indian Education Title VII JOM Parent Committee meets at 5:30 p.m. at Superior Middle School, 3626 Hammond Ave. Rides available; call 715-394-8720 ext. 217 or 715-394-8740 ext. 106.
Superior: Chapter E, PEO Sisterhood, meets at 7 p.m. in the home of Becky Kirk. The program for the evening is entitled “Know the Ropes.” Hostesses are Deb Bergstrom and Heather Heart.
Duluth: Duluth Audubon Society hosts “Threats to Sax-Zim Bog” presented by Mark “Sparky” Stensaas at 7 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Duluth, 835 W. College St. Free.
Superior: Enjoy hot soups and warm breads at 6 p.m. Feb. 15 followed by “Historical Buildings of Superior” presented by Teddie Meronek at Bayside Baptist Church at the corner of New York Avenue and Belknap Street. Tickets are $6. RSVP at 715-394-6002 or baysidesuperior.org by Wednesday.