Friday, May 31

Duluth: The National Alliance on Mental Illness ( NAMI Douglas County) will be hosting a Zumba class at Ignite Studio, 207 W Superior St, 100, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Come end Mental Health Month with a free, fun, mood-lifting Zumba class. This class will be taught by Angie, one of our NAMI Douglas County board members.

Saturday, June 1

Brule: North Country Trail Association's Brule-St. Croix Chapter's 22nd annual National Trails Day celebration. At 9 a.m., join volunteers to help improve campsites along the North Country National Scenic Trail in the Brule River State Forest and Bayfield County Forest; meet at Brule Lions Pavilion, 13983 E. First Ave. Return to pavilion at noon for potluck picnic; bring a dish to share. At 1 p.m., a group 4.5-mile hike on trail's County A to Pero Road segment will leave from pavilion. Visit and

Monday, June 3

Superior: Elder Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month kickoff, 11 a.m., Northwest Wisconsin Community Service Agency Senior Center, 1526 Tower Ave. Superior Mayor Jim Paine and Duluth Mayor Emily Larson will issue a joint proclamation highlighting the issue impacts the community. Other speakers include Erika Johnson, director of the Douglas County Aging and Disability Resources Center, and Alena Hull of St. Louis County Adult Protective Services.

Superior: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI Douglas County) hosts a free family support group 5:30-7 p.m. in the classroom at the Superior Public Library. Contact Cindy at 218-391-4638 or

Thursday, June 6

Superior: Douglas County Genealogy Club, 6 p.m., Superior Public Library. Members share their genealogical research, their successes and brick walls. Bring your own to share. Someone may have a suggestion for you. The public is welcome. Email Jane at for information. Visit

Superior: Thaddeus Kosciuszko Fraternal Aid Society (Polish Club) meets, 6:30 p.m., Fraternal Order of the Eagles, 1710 N. 12th St.

Friday, June 7

Wascott: Friday Fun Day, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.. Wascott Town Hall, 16362 S. Town Hall Road. See historic town hall and new addition, bucket raffle, door prizes, gift certificates and lunch. Benefits Wascott Community Club.

Superior: Stephanie Keup-Malpass benefit, 4-7 p.m., Elks Lodge, 1503 Belknap St. Keup-Melpass was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma breast cancer in November and has endured many weeks of chemotherapy. Raffle, drawings and pizza dinner. Ticket charge for dinner at the door.

Saturday, June 8

Superior: Superior Mayor's Bike Ride and Luncheon, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Yellowjacket Union, 1605 Catlin Ave., UW-Superior. Inaugural event includes public season launch of Zagster bike share, a family friendly group bike ride with Mayor Jim Paine to Thirsty Pagan Brewing, lunch, a keynote speaker and kickoff of Superior's Active Transportation Plan. Free, but lunch is $5 per person and $20 per family; registration required. Email with the number of people.

Tuesday, June 11

Superior: Fairlawn Garden work day, 9-11 a.m., Fairlawn Mansion, 906 E. Second St. Volunteers are needed. No experience necessary as gardeners will be on hand to work with you. Kids welcome. Bring gloves and tools if you have them. Call 715-394-5712 for information.

Thursday, June 13

Superior: Operation K9, 4:30-7:30 p.m., UW-Superior, Belknap Street and Catlin Avenue. Meet law enforcement dogs and vehicles, K9 demonstrations, activities, food, refreshments and silent auction. Hosted by Northland K9 Foundation. Free and open to public.