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Drummond: The art exhibit “Pastel Meditations,” is on display at the Drummond Public Library through Sept. 4. The show features 44 pastel paintings by 14 artists who participated in WITC pastel classes instructed by Diana Randolph this past spring. Many of the works are available for purchase. The library is located at 14990 Superior St. Library hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday 10 to 6 p.m.; and Saturday 9 to 1 p.m. For further information call 715-739-6290.
Duluth: Spend lunch hour with upper-level students of the School of the Minnesota Ballet as they demonstrate styles of dance from ballet to jazz to tap. Choreography class students perform their own works-in-progress beginning at noon in the Duluth Public Library Plaza across from the Depot. Free and open to the public.
Duluth: The Duluth Garden Flower Society will hold its 86th annual flower show from 12:30-6 p.m. in the Duluth Radisson’s great hall, 506 W. Superior St. View the area’s best gardeners’ efforts, all judged by an accredited judging team. Free admission.
Duluth: Woman-Made: Marvelous Things Made by Northland Music art and gift fair runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Unitarian Church, 835 W. College St. More than 30 local and Northland artists will have cool, high quality, locally-made items ranging from jewelry, pottery, soap, glass items, photography, books and much more. Meet the people who make the creations and find out their inspirations. For more information, go to WendyUpNorth.com/duluthfairs or call 218-525-5098.
Superior: The Community Garden at Bayside Baptist Church, 3915 N. 16th St., is being abundantly blessed. Community members are invited to join us for a free “Farmers’ Market.” Come and harvest produce for yourself and others on Sundays at 11:30 a.m. and Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m. For more information go to the website baysidesuperior.org or call the church office 715-394-6002.
Duluth: La Leche League of Duluth offers a playgroup 10 a.m. to noon at Chester Bowl Park playground. Rainy weather back-up site is First United Methodist Church (Coppertop) 230 East Skyline Parkway, Duluth. Children of all ages welcome. Call 218-499-9504.
Superior: Tour organic gardens in Superior, including the Hmong Family garden and the Boys and Girls Club Garden, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Catlin Green Gardens, behind the apartment on North Sixth Street and Catlin Avenue. The free presentation incudes a “parade of pests” to show visitors what’s bugging their garden this summer. Open to the public.
Lake Nebagamon: Superior Singers perform “Let the Good Times Roll!” at 7 p.m. at Lake Nebagamon Auditorium. Free. Call 218-348-8314 or go to www.superiorsingers.com.
Superior: Something Superior will perform a free improvisational comedy show from 7-9 p.m. at the second pavilion in Billings Park. Everyone is invited to bring a lawn chair and join the fun. If weather is poor, the show will take place at United Presbyterian Church, 229 N. 28th St. E.
Solon Springs: Our Savior’s Lutheran Church hosts a blood drive 1-5 p.m. for Memorial Blood Center.
Superior: The finance committee of the Superior Public Library Board will meet at 4 p.m. in the board room of the library, 1530 Tower Ave. Open to the public.
Superior: Learn more about services for the homeless or those at risk during Project Homeless Connect, which takes place from 5-7 p.m. at the Peter Rich Center, 1201 N. Eighth St. Supper and a hygiene bag will be provided.
Lake Nebagamon: Steve and Jane Sherner will give a presentation on the work they have done in the village of Lougou, Haiti, at 7p.m. in the Lake Nebagamon Auditorium. Some of the projects include a water filtration system and helping with the school and children of the village. The presentation, sponsored by the Imogene McGrath Memorial Library, is free and open to the public.
Superior: Superior Singers perform “Let the Good Times Roll!” at 7 p.m. at Billings Park. Free. Call 218-348-8314 or go to www.superiorsingers.com.
Cable: Explore the world of mycology from many different angles during a free presentation by Join Britt A. Bunyard, PhD, publisher and editor-in-chief of “FUNGI” magazine at 7 p.m. at the Cable Community Centre. Edible, medicinal, deadly and weird, mushrooms capture our imaginations. Donations accepted.
Superior: The Thaddeus Kosciuszko Society (Polish Club) meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of the Eagles, 1710 N. 12th St.
UPCOMING Superior: Northern Lights Elementary School invites you to participate in their First Day Of School Holiday on Tuesday, Sept. 3. It encourages families to become more active participants in their child’s education. Parents will be attending the events of the holiday with their children with an “open house” environment. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This will be a one day only event. Snacks and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to Kryssi Plasch at 715-395-6066, ext. 304. Or email@example.com by Aug. 1.