Tuesday, June 11

Superior: Fairlawn Garden work day, 9-11 a.m., Fairlawn Mansion, 906 E. Second St. Volunteers needed. No experience necessary; gardeners will be on hand. Kids welcome. Bring gloves and tools if you have them. Call 715-394-5712 for information.

Superior: The Bong Book Club, 2 p.m., Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harbor View Parkway. Each member of the book club will present a brief synopsis of their readings and research relating to U.S. conflicts against Native Americans. Open to public. Call 715-392-7151 or email semarkle@charter.net.

Superior: The Richard I. Bong American Legion Post 435 and auxiliary, 7 p.m., Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harbor View Parkway.

Wednesday, June 12

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

Superior: The Superior Public Library Board, 4 p.m., library boardroom.

Thursday, June 13

Superior: Operation K9, 4:30-7:30 p.m., UW-Superior, Belknap Street and Catlin Avenue. Meet law enforcement dogs and vehicles, K9 demonstrations, activities, food, refreshments and silent auction. Hosted by Northland K9 Foundation. Free and open to public.

Friday, June 14

Superior: World Elder Abuse Awareness Day community forum, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Superior Public Library. Free; light lunch provided. Pre-registration required at www.uwsuper.edu/cce or call 715-394-8469. Forum will address what residents can do to protect themselves and older adults in their lives from all types of abuse.

Superior: Flag Day ceremony, 5:30 p.m., Elks Lodge 403, 1503 Belknap St. Elk-led flag ritual and picnic dinner. Public welcome. RSVP to 715-394-7403.

Saturday, June 15

Port Wing: South Shore Lions 36th Annual Father’s Day Weekend Fishing Contest, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Port Wing harbor. Contest continues Sunday, June 16. Prizes include $300 for first-place trout and salmon; $100 for second-place trout and salmon; and $100 for first-place “other” fish.” Raffle and refreshments. All proceeds go to South Shore Lions Club. More info on South Shore Lions’ Facebook page.

Brule: The North Country Trail Association’s Brule-St. Croix Chapter group hike, 9 a.m., meet at Twin Gables Restaurant. Explore 4.5 miles of the North Country National Scenic Trail from Samples Road to Rush Lake Road. For information, visit www.meetup.com/sscbhikers or email bsc@northcountrytrail.org.

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

Duluth: Two of Minnesota's top handbell ensembles, Duluth's Strikepoint and Bells of the Lakes from Minneapolis, present joint concert focusing on water theme, 7 p.m., First United Methodist church, 230 E. Skyline Parkway. Freewill offering.

Tuesday, June 18

Minong: Petting zoo exhibit, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Minong Community Library, 212 Fifth Ave. See and touch baby and small animals provided by Fantasy Corral Exhibits.

Superior: The city of Superior, the Chamber of Superior-Douglas County and Superior Business Improvement District host a Belknap Street grand reopening, 11:30 a.m., intersection of Hill Avenue and Belknap St. A picnic-style lunch will follow the ribbon cutting.

Wednesday, June 19

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

Duluth: Bring your antique or collectible to the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center, 506 W. Michigan St. for a free appraisal, noon to 3 p.m., Dan Sershon of Northland Estate Services and Denny Mager of Northern Specialty, experts in antique appraisal, will appraise up to two items. Arrive by 2:30 p.m. to register in person.

Thursday, June 20

Cable: Country Store and Luncheon, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cable United Church of Christ, 13445 County Highway M. Homemade jam and bake sale; salad bar luncheon with bread, dessert and beverage, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., takeout available. Cable UCC 2nd Chapter Thrift Shop open. Call 715-798-3066.

Duluth: St. Louis County Historical Society presents “Lunch with the History People,” noon to 1 p.m., Ruth Maney Room of the Depot 506 W. Michigan St. Roger Hellesvig, who began to portray his great-grandfather, Ole Oleson, in 1985, transforms into the Norwegian immigrant to share “An Immigrant’s Tale.” Bring a bag lunch. Coffee provided.

Saturday, June 22

Solon Springs: The North Country Trail Association's Brule-St. Croix Chapter group hike, 8 p.m., Bird Road Trailhead off County Road M. Explore three miles of the North Country National Scenic Trail during an evening solstice hike. Co-sponsored by Friends of the Bird Sanctuary. For more information, visit www.meetup.com/sscbhikers or email bsc@northcountrytrail.org.

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