Tuesday, Sept. 10

Superior: “First Steps to Starting a Business (in Douglas County),” 1-4 p.m., Superior Business Center, 1423 N. Eighth St. Learn to develop a business plan to clarify your business idea, licensing, taxes, branding and marketing. Hosted by UW-Superior Small Business Development Center. More info at https://wisconsinsbdc.org/superior.

Superior: Fairlawn Garden Work Day, 5-7 p.m., 906 E. Second St. Volunteers need no experience. Bring gloves and tools if you have them.

Wednesday, Sept. 11

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

Superior: "Health Care Directive: Putting Your Wishes in Writing," 4:45-5:45 p.m., Mariner Medical Clinic, 109 N. 28th St. E. Creating a health care directive can ease the decision-making process for loved ones and ensure your wishes are respected. Free. No registration required.

Friday, Sept. 13

Superior: Superstition tours, Fairlawn Mansion, 906 East Second St. Tour darkened mansion with flashlights and learn about ghosts of Fairlawn along with bizarre Victorian traditions. Tours begin at 7:30 p.m. and last about 30 minutes. Bring flashlight. Call 715-394-5712.

Saturday, Sept. 14

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

Superior: NWCSA WIC Program of Douglas County 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: The Head O’The Lakes Chapter, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) lunch meeting, 11:30 a.m., Pickwick Restaurant, 508 E. Superior St. Guest speaker Tedd Ells, director of the St. Louis County Veterans Service Office, briefs the chapter on issues concerning veterans including a review of services the Department of Veterans Affairs can provide. All active duty, retired and former officers welcome. Contact Scott E. Markle at semarkle@charter.net.

Tuesday, Sept. 17

Ashland: Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board Youth Committee meets, 2:30 p.m., CEP office.