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Community Calendar: 12 Planes of Christmas, craft fair, Mistletoe Market and more

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Friday, Dec. 9

Superior: The Lake Superior Squadron of the Commemorative Air Force is holding a “12 Planes of Christmas” fundraiser to overhaul the R1830 engines for its PBY Catalina, an amphibious aircraft that was used during World War II for bombing missions, observation, reconnaissance and rescue operations. Donations are being taken online through FundRazr or by check to CAF Headquarters, P.O. Box 764769, Dallas, TX, 75376. The nonprofit organization is also seeking volunteers. Visit the Lake Superior Squadron website , call 715-919-3212 or stop by the hangar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays for more information.

Saturday, Dec. 10

Superior: Need some holiday baking? St. Francis Xavier Church, 2316 E. 4th St., is hosting its annual Cookie Stroll from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cookies are $8 per pound. Breads are priced separately.

Superior: The Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Ave., hosts a craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Children can visit with Santa from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Superior: Junk and Disorderly and Trader’s Village of Douglas County host the Mistletoe Market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds. Vendors will be on hand inside and outside the building. Attendees can roast marshmallows or hot dogs at the fire pits. Santa may also make an appearance.

Superior: The Superior Douglas County YMCA hosts a free drive-thru food distribution event from 10 a.m. to noon in its south entrance driveway. The YMCA has partnered with Every Meal to provide free 4-5 lb. food bags to those in need. Four varieties are available to anyone in need.

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Superior: Christmas Corner, a walk-through Christmas display at 2101 E. Third St., will be open between 5-8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Visitors can enjoy cookies, hot cocoa, visits with Santa, free gifts for children up to age 10 and a little something for older children. Children can also drop off letters to Santa in a large post office box at the site through Dec. 14. If a return address is left, they will receive a letter from Santa in return. Free and open to the public. Visit the Christmas Corner Facebook page for more information.

Superior: Dance Attic will present their annual holiday show at 7 p.m. at the Cedar Lounge, 1715 N. Third St.

Sunday, Dec. 11

Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior music department will present its Season of Song concert at 4 p.m. at Cathedral of Christ the King in Superior, 2222 Belknap St. The concert will feature the UWS choirs and orchestra as well as soprano Sarah Lawrence and organist Rachael Kresha. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.

Monday, Dec. 12

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts its Lego Club from 4-6 p.m.

Superior: The American Indian Parent Education Committee meets 5-6:30 p.m. in the multi-purpose room at Superior Middle School.

Tuesday, Dec. 13

Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior music department will present its Season of Song concert at 7:30 p.m. at Cathedral of Christ the King in Superior, 2222 Belknap St. The concert will feature the UWS choirs and orchestra as well as soprano Sarah Lawrence and organist Rachael Kresha. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door.

Superior: The Cedar Lounge hosts bingo from 6-7 p.m. at 1715 N. Third St.

Wednesday, Dec. 14

Superior: Nanas Paint Nook and Aces on 29th are teaming up to host a Holiday Paint Benefit for the Humane Society of Douglas County. The event kicks off at 6 p.m. Attendees will paint a whimsical Frosty the Snowman with their favorite dog or cat on a 12x16 canvas. The cost to participate is $40 and includes all supplies. Participants can order food and drinks from Aces at their own cost to enjoy while they paint. Proceeds from the event will benefit the humane society. Limited seats are available. Register online or search for "Holiday Paint Benefit for the Humane Society of Douglas County" on Facebook.

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Superior: The Cedar Lounge at 1715 N. Third St. hosts Cedar Sessions, a month-long residency for bands from 6-9 p.m. This month’s artist, Rich Mattson, will bring in special guest Baby Grant Johnson to recreate their band, The Bitter Spills.

Superior: Enjoy free open skating and free skate rentals at Wessman Arena from 6:45-8:15 p.m. as part of Mentor North’s “Skating into new possibilities” event. The free skating session is open to anyone interested in becoming a mentor or learning more about the program. It includes free hot cocoa from Mike and Jen’s Cocoa. Call 218-606-2568 or email jezebel@mentornorth.org for more information.

Thursday, Dec. 15

Superior: Staff from Superior's Job Center of Wisconsin will be at the Superior Public Library from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Community members can get help filing for unemployment benefits or looking for a job.

Superior: The Superior Douglas County YMCA hosts a free food distribution event from 4-6 p.m. in its lobby. The YMCA has partnered with Every Meal to provide free 4- to 5-pound food bags to those in need. Four varieties are available to anyone in need.

Friday, Dec. 16

Lake Nebagamon: Santa Claus is comin' to town on a fire truck. The truck will be stopping throughout the village of Lake Nebagamon starting at 6 p.m. Contact the village office, 715-374-3101 or dnolan@villagelakenebagamon.com to request a stop.

Saturday, Dec. 17

Superior: Bethel Lutheran Church, 5821 John Ave., will host a “More than Just a Cookie Sale.” Christmas cookies, bakery and home-canned goods will be offered alongside knitted items as Christmas gifts for those hard-to-shop-for-people. Doors open at 9 a.m. For more information contact Pam at 715-399-8554.

Superior: The Superior Douglas County YMCA hosts a free drive-thru food distribution event from 10 a.m. to noon in its south entrance driveway. The YMCA has partnered with Every Meal to provide free 4-5 lb. food bags to those in need. Four varieties are available to anyone in need.

Sunday, Dec. 18

Superior: Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 820 Belknap St., will host a Candelight Service of Lessons and Carols and the Santa Lucia Vesper Tea beginning at 4 p.m., featuring the Pilgrim choir and choral friends from the Twin Ports area under the direction of Curtis Hanson. A free will offering will be taken.

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Monday, Dec. 19

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts its Lego Club from 4-6 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 20

Superior: The Superior Area Retired Educators will gather on at noon at VIP Pizza. An ensemble of folk singers from Holy Assumption Church will present a program of Christmas music. Hostesses are Mary Vana, Sue Peters, Gert Persons and Kathy Kadlecek. All retired school district employees are invited to attend.

Thursday, Dec. 22

Superior: The Superior Douglas County YMCA hosts a free food distribution event from 4-6 p.m. in its lobby. The YMCA has partnered with Every Meal to provide free 4- to 5-pound food bags to those in need. Four varieties are available to anyone in need.

Superior: Earth Rider Brewery hosts a Winter Solstice Celebration from 6-9 p.m. featuring performance and demos from The Spin Collective; a blessing from the Northwoods Witch and Camp Migizi; kids’ activities; fires; and a chance to test Earth Rider’s Valhalla Scotch Ale.

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