Friday, Oct. 11

Duluth: Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD) free collection event for unwanted or expired medications, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., regional Household Hazardous Waste Facility, 2626 Courtland St. Offers residents free disposal of unwanted medications in a safe and environmentally sound manner.

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.

Iron River: Fire relief benefit for Michelle Stewart Johnson, Iron River VFW Hall, 8265 U.S. Highway 2. Doors open, 2 p.m.; chili and build-your-own taco bar, 3-7 p.m. Raffle baskets and drawings, games for all ages, music, cash bar.

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.

Duluth: Lutherans for Life meets, 6:30 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 2415 Ensign St. Call 218-213-1168.

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.

Wednesday, Oct. 16

Superior: Memorial Blood Center blood drive, 10 a.m to 1:30 p.m., Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 600 N. 21st St. Walk-in donors welcome. Advance appointments encouraged; visit mbc.org or call 888-448-3253.

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

Superior: The Superior Public Library board, 4 p.m., meeting room, 1530 Tower Ave.

Maple: Faith Lutheran Church annual Harvest Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m., Maple Community Center. Serving pork loin, potatoes and gravy, vegetables, lefse, coffee and desserts. Takeout available.

Friday, Oct. 18

Superior: Medicare information presentation for Douglas County residents 60 and older, 1-3 p.m., Lew Martin Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave. Sponsored by Senior Connections, elder benefits specialist Kris Hanson sorts out the A, B, C and Ds of Medicare options. RSVP at 715-395-7533 by Monday, Oct. 14.

Saturday, Oct. 19

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