Friday, May 17

Superior: Superior Council for the Arts presents "Superior Arts Sampler," 4:30-7 p.m., Holden Fine Arts Building, University of Wisconsin-Superior. Local artist exhibits, Kruk Art Gallery tours, hands-on art activities, UWS fine arts showcase, food truck, free desserts and beverages.

Solon Springs: Solon Springs Forward musical "fun-raiser" for the Old Village Hall, 6-8 p.m., Old Village Hall, 9240 E. Main St. The Mark Anderson Trio will perform and donations will be taken to keep the hall open.

Saturday, May 18

Superior: Superior Public Museums grand reopening celebration, noon to 4 p.m., Old Firehouse and Police Museum, 402 23rd Ave. E. and SS Meteor Whaleback Museum on Barker's Island. Cake, coffee and punch will be served. Free admission to celebrate return to summer hours.

Superior: University of Wisconsin-Superior commencement, 2 p.m., Siinto S. Wessman Arena. More than 340 students will be eligible for diplomas. Keynote speaker is UWS alumna Janet Mohr, who served in Minnesota public education for more than 40 years. Student speaker will be Lori Dargatz. Live video feed will be available on graduation day at

Monday, May 20

Superior: Learn about becoming involved in the Superior Sister City program with Ami-Machi, Japan, 6 p.m., Superior Public Library. Opportunities include traveling to Japan as an adult or student delegate and serving as a host family for visiting students from Japan. The exchange program promotes international peace and offers a chance to meet new people and try new things. Call 715-395-7212 or

Tuesday, May 21

Ashland: Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board Strategic Directions and Development Committee meets, 10 a.m., and One Stop Operator Committee meets, 1 p.m., 422 Third Ave. W.

Wednesday, May 22

Superior: The Superior Public Library Board meets, 4 p.m., library conference room, 1530 Tower Ave.

Thursday, May 23

Superior: Central High School class of 1957 monthly luncheon, 11:45 a.m., Fuller's Family Restaurant. All classmates, spouses, and friends are invited to attend.

Duluth: Essentia Institute of Rural Health and the Essentia Health Foundation present "From Accident to Admission: Advances in Emergency Care," 5-7 p.m., Clyde Iron Works, 2920 W. Michigan St. Free.