Community Calendar: July 5-13

Friday, July 5

Gordon: Gordon Good Neighbor Days. 12th Annual Thrift Sales and Flea Market, 1-6 p.m.; GGND Bags Tournament, cash prizes, downtown, 4 p.m.; food and beverages available all evening from local businesses. Visit

Saturday, July 6

Gordon: Gordon Good Neighbor Days. Gordon Memorial 5K, 8 a.m., 9709 County Road Y; pancake breakfast, 7-11 a.m., First Presbyterian Church; vendors and crafters open downtown, 8:30 a.m.; ice cream social, Historical Society, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; dunk tank for Friends of the Bird Sanctuary, downtown, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; car show, downtown, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; parade, downtown, 2 p.m.; family games, Town Hall pavilion lawn, 2:30-4 p.m.; beer and food vendors open, Warner Park, 5 p.m.; kids games, Warner Park, 7:30 p.m.; EverRoad band, 8 p.m. to midnight, Warner Park; fireworks, Warner Park, Mooney Ball Field, after dark. Visit

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

Sunday, July 7

Gordon: Gordon Good Neighbor Days. Mud volleyball registration, 10 a.m., Warner Park; food and beer wagon opens, Warner Park, 10 a.m.; mud volleyball tournament starts, Warner Park, 11:30 a.m. Visit

Tuesday, July 9

Superior: The Bong Book Club meets, 2 p.m., Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harbor View Parkway. Each member will present a brief synopsis of their readings and research relating to the "Hunt for Nazis Perpetrators" by Israel after World War II. Open to public.


Wednesday, July 10

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

Superior: Bayside Sounds presents free outdoor music from rock and soul group One Less Guest, 6 p.m., Billings Park, 15 Billings Drive.

Thursday, July 11

Superior: Lake Superior Estuarium hosts IPAW and NCWMA Invasive Plant Field Day, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3 Marina Drive. Join Invasive Plants Association of Wisconsin and Northwoods Cooperative Weed Management Area for field day, including identifying and monitoring invasive plants. Lunch and field guides provided. Fee for non-IPAW members; register at 608-262-9570 or

Saturday, July 13

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

Superior: NWCSA WIC Program of Douglas County hosts breastfeeding class, 10 a.m. to noon, Superior YMCA, 9 N. 21st St. Participants will receive a light meal and educational breastfeeding-related item. Raffle for nursing bra, maternity massage or swaddling blanket. Free.

Duluth: Celebrate roses during the Lake Superior Rose Society RoseFest and Rose Show, 10 a.m. to noon, Leif Eriksen Rose Garden, 1300 London Road. Mini-seminars, demonstrations on how to grow and care for roses and a treasure hunt for children. Show open to public from noon to 3 p.m. Exhibitor entries accepted from 7-9:30 a.m. Both events free. Call 218-254-2179 or visit

What To Read Next
Get Local