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Superior: 1955 Superior Central High School class of 1955 holds a “Good-Bye Lunch” at Barker’s Island at 11 a.m.
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., and distribution begins at 10 a.m. Call 715-364-2738.
Superior: U-Care hosts an informational meeting at 10 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Express, 303 Second Ave. E.
Poplar: Poplar Fun Days take places in the village. A kiddie parade starts at 10 a.m. Kids carnival games and pony rides run 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and a bean bag contest starts at 11 a.m. Enjoy gladiator joust, minnow races, kids’ races and bounce house 2-6 p.m., water fights and a tug of war competition at 3 p.m. and a greased pole contest at 4 p.m. Finish the day with a street dance 6-10 p.m. featuring “The Returnables.”
Fish Lake: The Head O’ the Lakes Chapter, Military Officers Association of America holds its annual chapter picnic at noon at the Driftwood Estates on Fish Lake, Minn. The picnic runs rain or shine as facilities inside are available. B&B Market caters lunch, and attendees are asked to bring a dessert. All military officers, active or retired, are welcome to attend. Contact Scott Markle at email@example.com.
Gary/New Duluth: Superior Singers perform “Let the Good Times Roll” 4-6 p.m. at Bridgeman’s. Free. Call 218-348-8314 or go to www.superiorsingers.com.
Duluth: Lutherans for Life, a group of individuals and church representatives who meet to support, encourage and uphold the sanctity of God’s gift of life meets at 6:30 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 2415 Ensign St.
Superior: The Job Club, a job seeker support group, meets 9-11 a.m. for a session on “Resumes, Cover Letters and Thank You Notes” at the Job Center, 1805 N. 14th St., Suite 1. Free.
Superior: Tour the Superior Wastewater Treatment Plant at noon. The main plant was built in 1955 and additional treatment was added in the 1970s. The plant treats about five million gallons of wastewater per day. The outdoor tour lasts about 40 minutes. RSVP at 715-394-0392, ext. 1041. Youth are welcome with adult supervision.
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. For a $15 donation, people receive a large amount of food. Bring bags, boxes or baskets to carry it.
South Range: John L. & David L. Banks American Legion Post 418 meets at 7 p.m. at the old Bud’s Sunnyside Bar on County Highway C. All interested veterans are invited.
Bennett: The Bennett Town Board meets at 7 p.m. to review invoices and 7:30 p.m. for its regular meeting in the town hall.
Superior: The Superior WOW club meets at 12:30 p.m. at the Upper Deck. New members welcome.
Superor: The Bong Book Club holds its summer picnic at 1 p.m. at the home of Ann-Marie Carlson, 2932 E. Third St. The public is invited. A very short business meeting takes place during the picnic. Bring a salad, dessert or items for the grill. Contact Scott Markle at 715-392-7151 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Superior: Cool off with an ice cream social 6-8 p.m. at Holy Assumption Church, 5601 Tower Ave. The Kisa Mission Group is sponsoring the event to raise money for the congregation’s sister parish in Tanzania, Africa.
Superior: Something Superior performs a free improvisational comedy show from 7-9 p.m. at the second pavilion in Billings Park. 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.
Superior: The Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435 and its auxiliary meet at 7 p.m. at the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harborview Parkway.
Lake Nebagamon: The Superior Public Library board meets at 4 p.m. in the basement of the Lake Nebagamon Auditorium, 11596 E. Waterfront Drive.
Superior: SAHA hosts a free Learn to skate program for girls starting at 5 p.m. Visit www.superior.pucksystems2.com for information.
Duluth: Susan C. Mulholland, co-owner and president of Duluth Archeology Center LLC, discusses “A River Runs through it: Archaeology along the Cloquet River …” from noon to 1 p.m. in the Ruth Maney Room of the Depot, 506 W. Michigan St. Free. Bring a bag lunch. ARCO coffee provided.
Superior: Lake Superior Community Health Center hosts an open house 3-6 p.m. at 3600 Tower Ave. as part of National Health Center Week 2013. Health centers provide access to primary and preventive care for uninsured and medically underserved people in the community. Started as a “free clinic” in Duluth, Lake Superior Community Health Center provides comprehensive primary health and dental care in Superior and West Duluth.
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 starting about 5 p.m. For a $15 donation, people receive a large amount of food. Bring bags, boxes or baskets to carry it.
Superior: The Downbeats perform an evening of favorite songs at 6:30 p.m. in the chandelier area of the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library. Free.