Duluth: Find new ways to cultivate your mind and career at Lake Superior College’s Spring Open House 3-6 p.m. More than 60 booths feature information about various college programs. Free chair massages, refreshments, door prizes, and a drawing for a free Nook HD® are available during the event. Information sessions run 4-6 p.m.
Solon Springs: The Solon Springs Lions Club holds its annual all-you-can-eat smelt fry 4:30-8 p.m. at the Solon Springs Community Center. Admission is $8 for adults, $3 for children ages 6-12 and children age 5 and younger eat free.
Hermantown: University of Wisconsin-Superior student Elizabeth Reichert hosts a spaghetti dinner 5-8 p.m. at Peace in Christ Lutheran Church, 5007 Maple Grove Road, to raise money to teach English and share the Good News of the Gospel in Turkey this summer. Homemade spaghetti, garlic bread and desserts For information, email ereiche1@
uwsuper.edu. A freewill offering is taken.
Superior: The Eagles Club smelt fry runs 5-7:30 p.m. at 1710 N. 12th St., Take outs available. Call 715-392-6560.
Superior: The former Handle Bar, Schultz Softball North End reunion begins at 5 p.m. at Schultz Bar. Food, karaoke and fun for young and old.
Duluth: A Rise to the Call worship and prayer meeting runs 7-9 p.m. at Living Stones Fellowship 115 W. Myrtle St. Musicians from Virginia and Meadowlands, Minn., perform during the multitude worship session. Video of the meeting is broadcast on ustream.tv and an audio broadcast at PGNRadio.com.
Superior: Superior Parks and Recreation celebrates International Migratory Bird Day with a hike on Wisconsin Point to locate and identify birds. The hike starts at 7:30 a.m. and takes about two hours. Participants should meet at Lot 1. Refreshments served after the hike at Bear Creek Park, near Moccasin Mike Road and U.S. Highway 2/53. Free.
Poplar: Sharing One’s Surplus food share takes place at Mission Covenant Church, 5161 S. County Road P. Shares sold from 8-9:30 a.m. Distribution begins at 10 a.m. Call 715-364-2738.
Superior: Boy Scout Troop 221 Pancake Breakfast runs 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 320 N. 28th St. Tickets are $5 each or a family ticket $20, 3 and younger free. Meal includes pancakes, sausage, coffee, juice and milk.
Superior: Pick through a wide variety of household items, wash the road salt off your car and pick up homemade baked goods during the Rummage and Bake Sale Plus Car Wash 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 820 Belknap St. Car wash proceeds support a youth mission trip to Puerto Rico in June. The church is handicap accessible.
Foxboro: The annual Summit Cemetery Clean-Up runs 9 a.m. to noon. Volunteers are asked to bring rakes and wheelbarrows are needed. Refreshments provided. Summit Cemetery is on Foxboro-Chaffey Road. Call 715-399-8017.
Superior: Eagles Auxiliary hosts a rummage and bake sale 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 1710 N. 12th St.
Hayward: Sen. Bob Jauch, D-Poplar and Jerry Petrowski, R-Marathon, attend a listening hosted by the Spider Chain of Lakes Association of Sawyer County concerning legislative proposals to prevent and control aquatic invasive species in Wisconsin. The event begins at 10 a.m. at the Comfort Inn and Suites, 15586 County Road B.
Superior: The Lake Superior Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution meets at 10:30 a.m. at the Superior Public Library.
Proctor: The Head o’ the Lakes Chapter, Military Officers Association of America meets for lunch at noon at the Blackwoods Restaurant, 195 Highway 2. Lt. Col. Rick Schute, commander, 1st Squadron, 94th Cavalry Regiment in Duluth, presents an operational overview of his unit with a focus on recent mobilization supporting Operation New Dawn. ilitary officers, active or retired, are welcome to attend. Contact Scott Markle at moaa.duluth@
Hayward: A reception runs 3-5 p.m. at the Weiss Library in Hayward for the opening of an exhibit of photographs by Barbara Kelly featuring Southeast Alaska, the Canadian Yukon, and Wisconsin. The exhibit is on display during the library’s regular hours through August.
Superior: The Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center offers expanded summer hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. each Sunday.
Superior: A free workshop on “Interviewing Skills” runs 9-11 a.m. at the Wisconsin Job Center, 1805 N. 14th St., Suite 1. Free.
Ashland: NWWIB Inc. and CEP Inc. executive committee meets at 10 a.m. at 422 Third St. W.
Superior: The Superior Area Retired Educators meet at noon at Vintage Italian Pizza. Committee members are Roberta Moselle, Diane Rookey, Shirley Brandser, Patsy Luder and Gert Persons. Mayor Bruce Hagen presents the program. Call 715-394-5166.
Superior: The Independent Living Council of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Division of Vocational Rehabilitation invite everyone to a public hearing regarding the draft State Plan for Independent Living at 3 p.m. at North Country Independent Living, 69 N. 28th St. Call 866-656-4010, 608-256-9257 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 starting about 5 p.m. Bring bags, boxes or baskets to carry the food.
Bennett: The Bennett Town Board meets at 7 p.m. to review invoice and 7:30 p.m. for its regular meeting in the town hall.
South Range: John L. and David L. Banks American Legion Post 418 meets at 7 p.m. at the old Bud’s Sunnyside on County Highway C. All interested veterans are invited.
Superior: The Military Order of the Cooties, Pup Tent 2, holds its scratch at 7 p.m. at the Superior Public Library. Grand Commander William Hustad is the guest speaker.
Brule: The cleanup at Waino Ever-rest Cemetery begins at 9 a.m. with a rain date of May 15. Bring gloves, rakes, shippers and a wheelbarrow if you can. Call Sheila Mackie at 715-382-5073.
Superior: The Superior WOW Club meets at 12:30 p.m. at the Upper Deck to discuss the monthly dinner planned for 1 p.m. May 19 at Superior Lighthouse.
Superior: The Bong Book Club meets at 2 p.m. at the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, with a continuing emphasis on honoring the women who have bravely served America’s military. Each member of the club presents a brief synopsis of their reading and research relating to “Clandestine Women: Spies in American History.” Contact Scott Markle at 715-392-7151 or educator@bvhcenter.
Superior: Learn the principles and practices of safe and sustainable wild eating 6-8 p.m. at Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 820 Belknap St. Bethany Ringdal, associate director of Camp Amnicon, teaches the class, entitled “Wild Gourmet: Finding, Harvesting and Cooking Nature’s Bounty.” Enrollment is unlimited. No admission cost; donations are accepted.
Superior: The Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435, and its Auxiliary, meets at 7 p.m. at the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harbor View Parkway.
Proctor: Everyone is invited to attend the Proctor Community Band’s spring concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Proctor High School auditorium 131 Ninth Ave. Following the concert, join musicians for coffee and dessert. Free. Nonperishable food items or a cash donation to the Proctor Food Shelf are encouraged.
Duluth: La Leche League meets at 10 a.m. at First United Methodist Church (Coppertop), 230 East Skyline Parkway. Children welcome, lending library available. Call 218-499-9504.
Superior: Garden and Landscape Market runs 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Superior Armory Building, 32 N. 21st St. Admission is $2; proceeds benefit the Gardens of Fairlawn. Call 715-394-5712 or visit superiorpublicmuseums.org.
Superior: Holy Assumption Catholic Church holds its 37th annual Salad Bar Luncheon 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Adults $8, 12 and younger $5, preschool free.
Superior: Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 820 Belknap St., hosts its annual Spring Salad Bar Luncheon at noon. Cost is $7. Take-outs are available. Proceeds support various charitable organizations.
Duluth: Bring your antique/collectible item to the St. Louis County Heritage and Arts Center, 506 W. Michigan St., noon to 3 p.m. for a free appraisal. Dan Sershon of Northland Estate Services and Denny Mager of Northern Specialty appraises for up to two items in the Great Hall. Call 218-733-7568.
Superior: The “Caregiver Conversations” support group meets 1-2 p.m. at the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. Free. Call 715-394-3611.
Superior: Regulation changes in the trucking industry are discussed during the Duluth-Superior Transportation Association meeting at 5 p.m. at the Yellowjacket Union at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. The meeting is open to the public. Registration begins at 5 p.m. with dinner at 5:30 p.m. and the presentation at 6:15 p.m. Register at www.TheDSTA.com or call Denise McDougall at 218-727-6646.
Superior: The Fourth of July Parade Committee meets at 6 p.m. at Vintage Italian Pizza, 1201 Tower Ave. Parade entries are available. Call 715-394-9673 or visit www.superior4thjuly.com.
Duluth: Author Tony Dierckins discusses “Duluth’s Lost Grand Old Stage Theaters” at noon in the Ruth Maney Room, of the St. Louis County Heritage and Arts Center, 506 W. Michigan St. Admission is free; ARCO coffee provided.
Superior: A Ruby’s Pantry food distribution takes place at Christ Lutheran Church, 320 N. 28th St. E. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with distribution about 5 p.m. Bring bags, boxes or baskets to carry the food.
Duluth: The Mental Health Support Group meets 5-7 p.m. at Miller Dwan Medical Center, 502 E. Second St., Meeting Rooms 1-3, lobby level, eastside near the auditorium.
Superior: Enjoy student artwork, music and refreshments 6-8 p.m. in the Superior High School gymnasium during the annual Spartan Fiesta, featuring art created by students during the school year.