Community Calendar: July 23-30

Tuesday, July 23

Duluth: “History in a Pint” features a presentation, “The Golden Anniversary of Apollo: 50 Years Since the ‘…Giant Leap for Mankind,’” 5:30 p.m., Carmody Irish Pub & Brewing. “The Golden Anniversary of Apollo” is the story of local U.S. Navy photographer, Pat Shaw, who was assigned the aircraft carrier USS Hornet to cover the splashdown and recoveries of both Apollo 11 and Apollo 12. Free. Park in the ramp behind and connected to the Sheraton.

Wednesday, July 24

Superior: Downtown Farmers Market, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., 1215 Banks Ave.

Superior: Free Bayside Sounds concert featuring variety rock band The Music Club, 6 p.m., Barker's Island pavilion.

Thursday, July 25

Superior: Superior Central High School Class of 1957 monthly luncheon, 11:45 a.m., Grizzly's Restaurant, 3405 Tower Ave. All classmates, spouses and friends are invited.

Friday, July 26

Duluth: Strikepoint handbell ensemble homecoming concert, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 230 E. Skyline Parkway. Admission free; donations accepted. The ensemble, which includes handbells, handchimes, Silver Melody Bells and a variety of other instruments, is returning from a summer tour in St. Louis.


Saturday, July 27

Superior: Barker’s Island Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to noon, Marina Drive.

Amnicon: Emily Robers of Snake Discovery presents “Snake, Rattle & Roll,” 6 p.m., Amnicon Falls State Park.

Monday, July 29

Solon Springs: Memorial Blood Centers blood drive, 2-5 p.m., Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 11405 SW First St. Walk-ins welcome, advance appointments encouraged. Call 888-448-3253 or visit

Tuesday, July 30

Superior: Central High School Class of 1965 picnic, 2 p.m., new pavilion at Billings Park. All classmates, spouses and friends are invited. Meal served around 4:30 p.m.; hat will be passed to cover expenses. Bring a favorite dessert to share. Contact or Ruth at 715-399-8221 or to RSVP.

Duluth: Northshore Philharmonic Orchestra international music concert, 7:30 p.m., Mitchell Auditorium, College of St. Scholastica. Free admission; donations accepted.

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