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Community Calendar: Gordon Fire Tower open climb, Head of the Lakes Fair and more

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Saturday, July 30

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

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, July 31

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, Aug. 1

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

Tuesday, Aug. 2

Superior: The Head of the Lakes Fair will take place Aug. 2-7 in Superior, with free admission on Aug. 2 for visitors to sneak a peek. Gates will open at 5 p.m. Tuesday, 2 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and noon over the weekend. Gate admission is $9 for adults 18-64, $6 for military, seniors age 65 and older and children age 6-17. Children age 5 and under can attend for free. For a full list of events, visit the Head of the Lakes website or Facebook page .

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Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts Storytime in the Park from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in Pavilion 2 at Billings Park. Children will enjoy stories, crafts and fun — rain or shine. No registration is necessary and the program is free.

Wednesday, Aug. 3

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

Superior: The Bayside Sounds Concert Series runs from 6-8 p.m. in Central Park with a performance by The Mackie Brothers.

Thursday, Aug. 4

Superior: The Superior Fire Department will host a free car seat safety clinic from noon to 2 p.m. at its headquarters, 3326 Tower Ave. Open to the public.

Superior: The Superior Central High School class of 1952 will hold its 70th class reunion at noon at Aces on 29th, 2827 Oakes Ave. Call Elsie at 218-393-8403 for more information.

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.

Saturday, Aug. 6

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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Poplar: The Poplar Volunteer Fire Department presents Poplar Fun Days. The event kicks off with a golf scramble at 9 a.m. at Poplar Golf Course. A parade in downtown Poplar takes place at 10 a.m., followed at 11 a.m. by carnival games, hayrides, bounce houses and more at the Poplar fire hall. A cornhole tournament will take place at 2 p.m. and new this year will be a dodgeball tournament. Live music will be offered by Deepwater Music from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Amnicon Revival from 2-3:30 p.m., Shakin’ Not Stirred from 4-5:30 p.m. and Last Call from 7-11 p.m.

Superior: Billings Park Days events include neighborhood rummage sales, a 10 a.m. parade and a bag tournament at noon. To enter the parade, email Billingsparkdays@gmail.com with a subject line of "Parade."

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, Aug. 7

Superior: Earth Rider Brewery hosts a summer market featuring local makers from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 6-10 p.m. at the Earth Rider Festival Grounds. No admission fee.

Monday, Aug. 8

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

Tuesday, Aug. 9

Superior: The Superior Public Library hosts Storytime in the Park from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in Pavilion 2 at Billings Park. Children will enjoy stories, crafts and fun — rain or shine. No registration is necessary and the program is free.

Wednesday, Aug. 10

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

Superior: The Bayside Sounds Concert Series runs from 6-8 p.m. in Webster Dream Park with a performance by John & Andy.

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Thursday, Aug. 11

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: Superior Porchfest runs from 6-8 p.m. in the village of Superior. Addresses will be announced the week before the show. Visit Superior Porchfest’s Facebook page for more details. Performers will include Born Too Late, Spenser Walton, Dance Attic and The Mackie Brothers.

Saturday, Aug. 13

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

Brule: The Waino Pioneer Chapel is sponsoring a large rummage sale at the Brule Town Hall from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donations will be accepted on Aug. 11-12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please, no clothing or electronics. Proceeds from the sale will go toward the preservation of the historic chapel located 6 miles north of Brule on Tuura Road.

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, Aug. 14

Brule: The Waino Pioneer Chapel is sponsoring a large rummage sale at the Brule Town Hall from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donations will be accepted on Aug. 11-12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please, no clothing or electronics. Proceeds from the sale will go toward the preservation of the historic chapel located 6 miles north of Brule on Tuura Road.

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.

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