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Community Calendar: Earth Day cleanup, Fashion Through the Ages, and more

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Friday, April 22

Superior: An Earth Day cleanup takes place from 9:30-11:30 a.m. in Central Park, 717 Sixth Ave. E. Learn about the water cycle, take part in kite decorating, plant milkweed and clean up cigarette butts. Free and open to the public. In the event of rain, it will take place at the Superior-Douglas County Family YMCA.

Virtual: The Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board executive committee meets at 10 a.m. on Zoom and in person. Contact Mari Kay-Nabozny at mari@nwwib.com for meeting access instructions.

Saturday, April 23

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 Border Town Betties present a fashion show in memory of Doug Moen, “Fashion Through the Ages” beginning at 7 p.m. at the Douglas County Historical Society, 1101 John Ave. The event will showcase fashion from the 1930s to the 1990s. Tickets are $10 presale, $15 at the door. Proceeds go to the historical society. Tickets are available online through eventbrite .

Tuesday, April 26

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts its weekly story time for children from 10:30-11 a.m.

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Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior Music Department will host its Band and Percussion Ensemble Concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Thorpe Langley Auditorium. This will be a joint concert featuring both the Symphonic Band, under the direction of Steven Siegel, assistant professor, and the Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Brett Jones, professor of percussion and chair of the Music Department at UW-Superior. The Percussion Ensemble will perform two pieces on steel drums. Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for seniors and free for students. Thorpe Langley Auditorium is in Old Main at 1710 Weeks Ave. in Superior. For questions or additional information, call (715) 394-8115, email music@uwsuper.edu , or visit https://www.uwsuper.edu/calendar/band-and-global-percussion-concert_calendar520796996.

Wednesday, April 27

Superior: The Rotary Club of Superior is hosting its hybrid Craft Beer and Wine fundraising event in person from 6-9 p.m. at Barker’s Island Inn. The 10th annual event benefits the Northwood Tech Dreamkeepers Fund, Northwest Wisconsin Community Services Agency and the Rotary Club of Superior’s international projects. Attendees will enjoy wine and beer tasting, hors d'oeuvres, select auction items, raffles and more. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Contact a Superior Rotarian or email rotaryclubofsuperior@gmail.com for tickets. An online auction runs from April 25 to May 1 at www.biddingowl.com/superiorrotary . There’s no cost to check out the online auction.

Thursday, April 28

Superior: The 1957 Superior Central High School class is planning a reunion and invite all classmates to join in the planning and fun. Anyone interested in contributing ideas can meet at 11:30 a.m. at Vintage Italian Pizza, 1201 Tower Ave., Superior. Spouses and friends are welcome.

Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior’s Jim Dan Hill Library, 907 N. 19th St., will present the fifth speaker in a free, multi-part series entitled, “Data Deluge: Privacy in a Connected World” at 1 p.m. Sarah Igo, Andrew Jackson professor of history and dean of strategic initiatives for the School of Arts and Science at Vanderbilt University, will lead the discussion “Social Insecurities: Privacy and Personal Data in Modern America.” The event will also be livestreamed on YouTube. In this talk, Igo will chart the relationships individuals have with their Social Security number in order to explore the changing complex of identity, identification and privacy in the modern U.S. For more information and to register, visit uwsuper.edu/sarah-igo .

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 4-5 lb. food bags to those in need. Four varieties are available to anyone in need.

Superior: Layla Olson from Saffron & Grey Couture Floral Design will discuss the Victorian meaning of flowers mixed with a design demo on garden flowers from 6-7:30 p.m. at Fairlawn Mansion. Tickets are $10 per person and may be purchased online at: www.superiorpublicmuseums.org/tours or by calling 715-394-5712 .

Superior: The University of Wisconsin Superior Music Department will present Vicki Fingalson, soprano, and Jeffrey Madison, baritone, for its University Recital Series at 7:30 p.m. in the Thorpe Langley Auditorium. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for seniors and students. Thorpe Langley Auditorium is in Old Main, 1710 Weeks Ave. For questions or additional information, call (715) 394-8115, email music@uwsuper.edu , or visit, https://www.uwsuper.edu/calendar/urs-vicki-fingalson-soprano-and-jeffrey-madison-baritone_calendar520785811 .

Saturday, April 30

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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Sunday, May 1

Superior: Celebrate Healthy Kids Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Superior-Douglas County Family YMCA, 9 N. 21st St. Enjoy fun, educational activities including Kubb, a petting zoo, a smoothie bike, face painting, carnival games and more. Free and open to the public. Visit the YMCA website and Facebook event page for details.

Tuesday, May 3

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts its weekly story time for children from 10:30-11 a.m.

Thursday, May 5

Hermantown: The Center Against Sexual And Domestic Abuse will hold a “Spring into Giving” donation drive from noon to 6 p.m. at Walmart, 4740 Mall Dr.

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 4-5 lb. food bags to those in need. Four varieties are available to anyone in need.

Superior: The 18th century “LE MARCHAND DE PLAISIR” tapestry that was purchased by the Pattison family on a trip to Europe in the 1890’s will be on display from 6-8 p.m. at Fairlawn Mansion for the first time in over 30 years. All proceeds will benefit a much needed restoration and preservation to once again display the tapestry in the mansion. Live music will be played by Similar Dogs with refreshments from Keyport Liquor and Rich’s Cuisine. Admission is $15 per person. Purchase tickets online at www.superiorpublicmuseums.org/tours or call 715-394-5712.

Virtual: Douglas County Extension hosts a free workshop on children’s mental health and well-being from 6-7:30 p.m. Participants can learn simple everyday self-care tools for themselves and their children and develop some basic mindfulness skills for supporting children through tough times. Register at https://go.wisc.edu/d72zb0

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, May 6

Hermantown: The Center Against Sexual And Domestic Abuse will hold a “Spring into Giving” donation drive from noon to 6 p.m. at Walmart, 4740 Mall Dr.

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Saturday, May 7

Superior: Christ Lutheran Church, 320 N. 28th St., Superior, is hosting a Spring Fling Craft and Vendor Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring your mom and shop some wonderful crafts like beadwork, rope bowls, scrubbies and jewelry, along with goods from vendors like Pampered Chef, Lularoe, Lilla Rose and Norwex. The church youth group will also have crafts, baked goods and concessions for sale.

Hermantown: The Center Against Sexual And Domestic Abuse will hold a “Spring into Giving” donation drive from noon to 6 p.m. at Walmart, 4740 Mall Drive.

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.

Ongoing

The Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) Chapter EL from Ashland is hosting a wine bundle fundraiser for its Community Partnership Scholarship. Donate $25 and receive a mystery bottle of wine, certificate for a free tasting at White Winter Winery in Iron River, original artwork by Karen Thiel and chocolates. Since 2017, the Community Partnership Scholarship has been awarded to young women graduating from Ashland, Bayfield, Drummond, Northwestern, South Shore or Washburn high schools. To date, 10 students from area schools have received scholarships. Contact Jody Forsythe, 715-292-9237 or forsythe.jody.gmail.com by May 1 to order, donate or ask questions.

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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.