Wednesday, Aug. 21
Ashland: Northwest Wisconsin Concentrated Employment Program Board of Directors meeting, 10:30 a.m., CEP office.
Superior: Downtown Farmers Market, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., 1215 Banks Ave.
Superior: Superior Central High School Class of 1957 will hold its monthly luncheon get together at 11:45 a.m. at Barker's Island Inn Restaurant. All classmates, spouses and friends are invited to attend.
Duluth: Bring your antiques or collectibles to the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center, 506 W. Michigan St., noon to 3 p.m., for an expert appraisal by Denny Mager of North Specialty. Limit two items. Arrive by 2:30 p.m. to register.
Superior: Superior East Middle School faculty and staff fourth annual get-together at VIP, 1201 Tower Ave., 5:30 p.m. Participants are responsible for own food and beverages. Spouses and guests invited. Call Jane at 218-591-4322 or Gary at 218-343-6079 or 715-392-2149.
Thursday, Aug. 22
Superior: Central High School class of 1957, luncheon, 11:45 a.m., Barker’s Island Inn restaurant All classmates spouses and friends are invited.
Friday, Aug. 23
Superior: 18th Annual Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival, Barker’s Island Marina. Opening ceremonies, 6 p.m. Organized by Harbortown, Superior and Superior Sunrise Centennial Rotary clubs. Proceeds benefit charitable partners and Twin Ports Rotary clubs. Visit lakesuperiordragons.com.
Saturday, Aug. 24
Superior: Border Town Betties pancake breakfast, 7:30-11 a.m., Dragon Boat Festival, Barker’s Island. Pancakes, sausage and coffee will be served. Proceeds go to Sept. 14 Pin Up Pub Crawl, which benefits the Center Against Sexual and Domestic Abuse.
Superior: 18th Annual Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival, Barker’s Island Marina. Heats begin at 8 a.m. Organized by Harbortown, Superior and Superior Sunrise Centennial Rotary clubs. Proceeds benefit charitable partners and Twin Ports Rotary clubs. Visit lakesuperiordragons.com.
Superior: Barker’s Island Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to noon, Superior Public Library.
Maple: Old-Brule Historical Society flea market and indoor rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Maple Town Hall. Food will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit the Monticello School Museum and Archives, which is undergoing a renovation.
Superior: Brats, Bakery, Bagging, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Superior One Foods, 1515 Oakes Ave. Funds go to Superior High School Spanish Department’s 2020 trip to Costa Rica.
Brule: Brule State Fish Hatchery family fun day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 13847 E. Hatchery Road. Catch and release fishing; fly tying and casting; kids archery, casting and laser shoot; fish fileting demonstration; fish printing (bring a T-shirt or buy one on site); hatchery tours; and aquatic invasive species and fire suppression equipment displays. Free. No admission sticker needed the day of the event.
Amnicon: Paul Hlina, research botanist, presents “Native Plant Landscaping in Environmentally Sensitive Areas,” 7 p.m., Amnicon Falls State Park.