Wednesday, Oct. 2

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

Superior: Memorial Blood Center blood drive, 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Superior High School, 2600 Catlin Ave. Walk-in donors welcome. Advance appointments encouraged. Visit or call 888-448-3253.

Poplar: Harvest Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Peace Lutheran Church, 9523 E. U.S. Highway 2. Swiss steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, rutabaga, vegetables, coleslaw, breads, beverages and desserts. Takeout available. Call 715-364-2593 in advance with your order.

Solon Springs: Wasko and Sjoberg roads public meeting, 6 p.m., Solon Springs Community Center, 11523 S. Business Highway 53. Public information meeting regarding reconstruction of roads. Residents who own property near or along the project limits are invited and will have the opportunity to review and comment on the proposed project. Contact project manager Tara Krista at 800-472-5881 or

Thursday, Oct. 3

Superior: Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College's gerontology-aging services professional advisory committee meeting, 3 p.m., Room 113, Superior campus, 600 N. 21st St.

Superior: Thaddeus Kosciuszko Fraternal Aid Society (Polish Club) meeting, 6:30 p.m., Fraternal Order of the Eagles, 1710 N. 12th St.

Friday, Oct. 4

Ashland: Superior Shore Farm Bureau annual meeting, noon, Hugo’s Pizza, 221 Sanborn Ave. Call Gregg Johnson, 715-413-1238.

Saturday, Oct. 5

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

Superior: North Country Trail Association’s Brule-St. Croix Chapter group hike, 9 a.m., MacQuarrie Westlands, 5 miles. Meet at UW-Superior Yellowjacket Union, 9 a.m., or MacQuarrie Trailhead, 9:45 a.m. Visit or email for more info.

Sunday, Oct. 6

Spooner: “October Airs: A Pipe Organ Concert with Master Organist Paul R. Kosower,” 2 p.m., Spooner Area High School Auditorium. Kosower, professor emeritus of cello and organ at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, will perform religious and secular music from the 16th-20th centuries on the auditorium’s 340-pipe Wicks organ. Free admission; free-will donations collected.

Tuesday, Oct. 8

Superior: The Bong Book Club, 2 p.m., Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harbor View Parkway. Discussions center on the book “The Rape of Nanking” by Iris Chang. Email Scott E. Markle at