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 semarkle@charter.net.

Wednesday, Oct. 9

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

Thursday, Oct. 10

Minong: Memorial Blood Center blood drive, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northwood School, N14463 Highway 53. Walk-in donors welcome. Advance appointments encouraged; visit mbc.org or call 888-448-3253.

Saturday, Oct. 12

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

Webster: 32nd Annual Quilt Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Webster High School, 7564 W. Alder St. Over 200 quilts and wall hangings; see wide range of quilting techniques; shop vendors; quilt appraisals. Hosted by Mixed Sampler Quilt Guild. Quilter’s Boutique proceeds to go Community Referral Agency Women’s Shelter in Milltown.

Sunday, Oct. 13

Webster: 32nd Annual Quilt Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Webster High School, 7564 W. Alder St. Over 200 quilts and wall hangings; see wide range of quilting techniques; shop vendors; quilt appraisals. Hosted by Mixed Sampler Quilt Guild. Quilter’s Boutique proceeds to go Community Referral Agency Women’s Shelter in Milltown.

Monday, Oct. 14

Superior: The Superior Area Retired Educators Association, noon, Vintage Italian Pizza. Committee members are Jane Prochazka, Carolyn Sweeney, Bev Kaufmann, Eileen McDonald, Monica Tikkanen and Beth Arnson. Diane Wilcenski, executive director of WREA, talks about retirement issues and what's happening with WREA. All retired educators and those interested or involved in education are invited to attend. Call 715-392-3516.

Tuesday, Oct. 15

Maple: Memorial Blood Center blood drive, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Northwestern High School, 4751 County Road F. Walk-in donors welcome. Advance appointments encouraged; visit mbc.org. or call 888-448-3253.