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Superior: Holy Assumption Church holds a rummage sale 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. today and Saturday at the church, 5601 Tower Ave. Money raised will buy water filters for the congregation’s sister parish in Tanzania, Africa.
Superior: The 15th annual Cause for the Paws 5k walk/run to benefit the Humane Society of Douglas County begins with registration at 8 a.m. and the race at 9 a.m. on the Osaugie Trail across from Barker’s Island. Call 715-398-6784 or go to www.hsdcpets.com for information.
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: The Superior Area Retired Educators meet at noon at the Vintage Italian Pizza. Committee members are Vivian Markley, Kathy Kadlecek, Roberta Lindemann, Barb Eibon and Betsy Nye. The program Kathleen Risku presents “UMD Opportunities for Senior Growth.” All retired educators and those interested in or involved in education are welcome. Call 715-399-8564.
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.
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.
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 welcome to attend.
Superior: The Bong Book Club meets at 2 p.m. at the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harbor View Parkway. Each member will present a brief synopsis of their readings and research relating to the year 1943 concerning WWII. Discussions focus on the period when the outcome of WWII was still uncertain and its ultimate cost in lives, property and suffering was still unknown. The public is welcome to attend. Call 715-392-7151 or email email@example.com.
Duluth: “Autumn Birding Strolls with Erik Bruhnke at Park Point” begin at 6:30 a.m. at Sky Harbor Airport parking area. Free.
Superior: Central High School All Class Reunion Committee holds a dinner meeting at 6 p.m. at Barker’s Island Inn. Discussion includes the scholarship fund, a possible third all-class reunion, the James J. Hill statue and the trophies won by Central sports teams and their disposition. Any alumni of Central — high or junior high — are welcome to attend. For information, call Marlene at 715-399-8152.
Duluth: The Kids Can Cope for youth ages 8-16, 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: This year’s Baeumler-Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration honors the work of a relatively unknown American journalist, Varian Fry, a well-educated antifascist who arrived in Marseille in the autumn of 1940. An award-winning journalist, author, and adjunct faculty member at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Sheila Isenberg presents “Mission Impossible: Varian Fry in Marseille” at 7 p.m. at Temple Israel, 1600 E. Second St. Free.
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.
Superior: The Superior Public Library Board meets at 4 p.m. in the Board Room of the library, 1530 Tower Ave.
Duluth: Arrowhead Manufacturers & Fabricators Association meets at noon at Swenson College of Science and Engineering in Duluth. A noon luncheon presentation by Dean James Riehl on “The Past, Present and Future of Engineering at UMD: Connecting with Regional Manufacturing Industries” is followed by a tour of the civil engineering building at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Register with Stephanie Davis at 877-330-2632 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Superior: King’s Men meets for breakfast, fellowship and a presentation at 6:45 a.m. at Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 820 Belknap St. Carol Knoble, international student advisor for the University of Wisconsin-Superior, is this month’s speaker. All men of the community are cordially invited. A free will offering is received for the meal and the morning is complete no later than 7:30 a.m. T Call ahead at 715-392-4731 if possible, but drop-ins are welcome.
Duluth: The Proctor Duluth Unit 92 of the National Association of Retired and Veteran Railway Employees meets at 1 p.m. in the clubrooms of the West Duluth American Legion Club.
Superior: Mentor Superior hosts its annual picnic 4-7 p.m. at Kelly Park, 711 Grand Ave. The event features food and fun for the whole family. Free and open to the public.
Duluth: Duluth Audubon Society hosts Joanna Eckles, Audubon Minnesota Project BirdSafe coordinator, presents “Protecting Urban Birds at 7 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Duluth, 835 W. College St. Free.
Hermantown: The Commemorative Air Force-Lake Superior Squadron 101 hosts the 25th annual fly-in of the Duke Flyers Association 4-8 p.m. at Hangar 101 at the old Duluth Air Base, 4931 Airport Road. About 40 Beechcraft Dukes are expected to fly in to Duluth for the event. Free guided museum tours also available.