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Community Calendar: Douglas County Traders Village, Art in the Park and more

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Saturday, Oct. 1

Superior: The Barker’s Island Farmers’ Market runs 9 a.m. to noon on Marina Drive near the S.S. Meteor.

Superior: Traders Village of Douglas County hosts a craft fair, flea market and vendor event at the Head of the Lakes Fairgrounds from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. In addition to crafters, vendors, junkers and pickers, there will also be local food vendors and a petting zoo. Admission is free.

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.

Superior: The Center Against Sexual and Domestic Violence, AICHO and Safe Haven host Art in the Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Barker’s Island Pavilion. Artists and vendors will be on hand to sell and display their work. There will also be live music by Aaron Tank, Emily Hysjulien and James Wiita. Troy Howes, a descendant of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, will be drumming and singing. The event is for anyone, especially those who have experienced abuse and use art as a healing expression. Contact Lisa at 715-392-3136 or Lisa@casda.org to sign up to be a vendor or to display your art.

Sunday, Oct. 2

Town of Superior: The Friends of Pattison State Park host the Pattison State Park Colorama from 1-4 p.m. at the Shelter Building by the main park entrance. The cost is reduced park admission of $5 for the day. Attendees can make fresh apple cider, participate in a nature scavenger hunt; take a walk on one of the park trails, do a craft project or enjoy apple cobbler made on-site by local scouts.

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Monday, Oct. 3

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

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts a 6 p.m. screening of "Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris," a comedy about a widowed cleaning lady in 1950s London whose quest for a couture Dior gown takes her to the streets of Paris where her unwavering spirit charms the elite people she meets. The movie is rated PG and closed captioning will be enabled.

Tuesday, Oct. 4

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts a Boost Your Brain Memory Workshop from 10-11 a.m. The six-week program takes a holistic approach to improving brain health in older adults. Participants will learn new habits to maintain cognitive health while also practicing new skills for better memory performance. Contact Chelsea at the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Douglas County by phone at 715-395-1322 or email at chelsea.thompson@douglascountywi.org.

Superior: The Center Against Sexual and Domestic Violence hosts “Why Does She Stay” from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Vintage Italian Pizza, 1201 Tower Ave. The free interactive training offers participants the chance to experience the barriers that a victim of domestic violence may face when trying to flee. The event includes a complimentary pizza meal. Visit the events tab at casda.org or call 715-392-3136 to register.

Wednesday, Oct. 5

Superior: Downtown Farmers’ Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1215 Banks Avenue.

Superior: A Harvest Dinner is set for 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church, 9523 US Highway 2, Poplar. Take out meals are available — call 715-364-2593.

Superior: The Small Business Development Center at UW-Superior hosts its fall Entrepreneurial Training Program from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at 1401 Tower Ave. The intensive business training program is designed to help participants who want to start a new business, grow an existing business or make a substantial business pivot. The program will help participants complete a comprehensive "rough draft" of their business plan, learn terminology and more. For more information, including dates and topics, visit bit.ly/uwsetp.

Thursday, Oct. 6

Superior: The Small Business Development Center at UW-Superior hosts Superior Visions: Women in Business from 7:30-9 a.m. at the Old Post Office Building, 1401 Tower Ave. The four-week speaker series will showcase women-owned businesses. The cost to attend is $15 per session or $50 for all four sessions. A catered business from a local woman-owned business will be provided at each session. For more information and to register, visit https://cvent.me/d1YW3P.

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Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts its book club for adults from 10:30-11:30 a.m. The October selection is “The Night of the Witch” by Chris Bohjalian, a nail-biting historical novel about a woman whose quest for a divorce in 1662 Boston might just end with her being branded as a witch. Copies of the book are available at the circulation desk.

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: The Thaddeus Koscuiszko Fraternal Aid Society (Polish Club) meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 1717 N. 12th St.

Friday, Oct. 7

Lakeside: Old Brule Heritage Society hosts an open house 1-5 p.m. in at the Davidson Windmill site on Wisconsin Highway 13. All buildings will be open for touring. Free will donations will be accepted.

Saturday, Oct. 8

Superior: The Barker’s Island Farmers’ Market runs 9 a.m. to noon on Marina Drive near the S.S. Meteor.

Superior: The North Country Trail Association’s Brule-St. Croix Chapter will host a 5-mile guided tour in the MacQuarrie Wetlands beginning at 9 a.m. Participants should meet at MacQuarrie Trailhead on Hilpiper Road, southwest of Superior. Visit www.meetup.com/sscbhikers for more information or to pre-register.

Lakeside: Old Brule Heritage Society hosts an open house 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in at the Davidson Windmill site on Wisconsin Highway 13. All buildings will be open for touring. A bake sale and blacksmithing demonstrations will also be held. Free will donations will be accepted.

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: The Superior Public Library hosts an all-levels yoga class at 10:30 a.m. led by instructors for the Superior Douglas County Family YMCA. The class is designed for people ages 12 and up. Participants can bring a mat if they have one. Free will donations will be accepted to support future library programs.

Superior: The Douglas County Historical Society will host author Tom Alesia at noon for a multimedia presentation on Superior’s only Baseball hall of famer Dave Bancroft. Alesia is the author of “Beauty at Short: Dave Bancroft, the Most Unlikely Hall of Famer and His Wild Times in Baseball’s First Century.” The event is free, and attendees can catch the last day of the historical society’s exhibit on Bancroft, as well.

Sunday, Oct. 9

Lakeside: Old Brule Heritage Society hosts an open house noon to 5 p.m. in at the Davidson Windmill site on Wisconsin Highway 13. All buildings will be open for touring. Free will donations will be accepted.

Gordon: The Gordon Fire Tower will host an open climbing day from 1-4 p.m. at the fire tower, 9469 E. Bass Lake Road. Members of the public are invited to climb 100 feet up to the cab of the historic tower and explore the grounds of the site, which is operated by the nonprofit Friends of the Bird Sanctuary. Visit the Gordon Fire Tower Facebook page for more information and additional climbing dates.

Monday, Oct. 10

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

Tuesday, Oct. 11

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts a Boost Your Brain Memory Workshop from 10-11 a.m. The six-week program takes a holistic approach to improving brain health in older adults. Participants will learn new habits to maintain cognitive health while also practicing new skills for better memory performance. Contact Chelsea at the Aging and Disability Resource Center of Douglas County by phone at 715-395-1322 or email at chelsea.thompson@douglascountywi.org.

Wednesday, Oct. 12

Superior: Downtown Farmers’ Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1215 Banks Avenue.

Superior: The Small Business Development Center at UW-Superior hosts its fall Entrepreneurial Training Program from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at 1401 Tower Ave. The intensive business training program is designed to help participants who want to start a new business, grow an existing business or make a substantial business pivot. The program will help participants complete a comprehensive "rough draft" of their business plan, learn terminology and more. For more information, including dates and topics, visit bit.ly/uwsetp.

Thursday, Oct. 13

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.

Saturday, Oct. 15

Superior: The Barker’s Island Farmers’ Market runs 9 a.m. to noon on Marina Drive near the S.S. Meteor.

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To submit a calendar event, email editorial@superiortelegram.com or call 715-395-5000. The deadline is noon Wednesday for the Friday issue. Events are guaranteed to publish once.