Friday, Dec. 6

Superior: Merry Little Christmas Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1530 Tower Ave., Superior Public Library. Friends of the Library select their “best of the best” from donated items: bestsellers, new releases, cookbooks, nonfiction books, children’s titles and more. Gift-wrapping available. All proceeds go to support library services and programs.

Superior: Superior Singers’ “Celebrate the Season” concert, 7 p.m. Zion Lutheran Church, 2022 E. Second St. Free.

Saturday, Dec. 7

Superior: Merry Little Christmas Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 1530 Tower Ave., Superior Public Library. Friends of the Library select their “best of the best” from donated items: bestsellers, new releases, cookbooks, nonfiction books, children’s titles and more. Gift-wrapping available. All proceeds go to support library services and programs.

Superior: Pilgrim Lutheran Church and the Superior Lutheran Choir Christmas hymn sing, 4-5 p.m., Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 820 Belknap St.

Solon Springs: Tree lighting, 6 p.m., Mildred Park. Bring letters for Santa to Old Village Hall after tree lighting. Cookies and coffee will be served.

Tuesday, Dec. 10

Superior: Bong Book Club annual Christmas luncheon, 1 p.m., Aces on 29th, 2827 Oakes Ave. Short business meeting and holiday gift exchange. Everyone is asked to bring a gift-wrapped book related to military history. Public welcome. Call 715-392-7151 or email semarkle@charter.net.

Superior: Douglas County Democrats Annual Meeting, 6-8 p.m., Vintage Italian Pizza, 1201 Tower Ave. Hosted by Douglas County Wisconsin Dems. Board elections, committee kickoffs and election strategies. Food and beverages available for purchase.

Wednesday, Dec. 11

Solon Springs: Peace by Piece Quilting Work Day, 9:30 a.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 11405 S. First St. W. Peace by Piece Quilting Group has quilters of all levels. Get back into sewing or learn how to quilt; all welcome. Quilts made go to various organizations for those in need.

Ashland: Northwest Wisconsin Concentrated Employment Program Board of Directors meeting, 10:30 a.m., CEP Office, 422 Third St. W.

Superior: Superior Public Library Board, 4 p.m., boardroom of the library, 1530 Tower Ave.

Thursday, Dec. 12

Cable: Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board meeting, 10 a.m., Lakewoods Resort.

Superior: Superior Central High School Class of 1957 monthly luncheon, 11:45 a.m., Golden Inn Restaurant, 24 E. St. All classmates, spouses and friends invited.

Superior: “Better in Our Backyard” panel discussion, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Great Room A, Yellowjacket Union, UW-Superior. Topic is energy’s role in Superior. Panelists from Husky Energy, Minnesota Power and SWL&P will discuss social and economic benefits that come with its success. Visit betterinourbackyard.com or the “Panel Discussion: Energy’s Positive Social and Economic Impact” Facebook event for more information.

Duluth: Superior Singers’ “Celebrate the Season” concert, 7 p.m., Elim Lutheran Church, 6101 Cody St. Free.

Friday, Dec. 13

Superior: Memorial Blood Centers drive, 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Superior High School, 2600 Catlin Ave.

Saturday, Dec. 14

Duluth: The Head O’The Lakes Chapter, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA), will hold their Annual Christmas Party beginning with a social hour at 11 a.m. followed by lunch at noon at the Duluth Woman’s Club, 2400 East Superior St. All military officers, whether active duty, retired, or former, in the Twin Ports and surrounding areas are welcome to attend. Meetings are generally held every other month on the second Saturday. Email semarkle@charternert for information and reservations.

Sunday, Dec. 15

Superior: Pilgrim Lutheran Church hosts Annual Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols and Santa Lucia Vesper Tea, 4 p.m., 820 Belknap St. Public invited to traditional service of music and scripture that marks the transition between Advent and Christmas and celebrates Scandinavian heritage. Free-will offerings accepted. Call 715-392-4731.

Superior: Superior Singers’ “Celebrate the Season” concert, 4 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 1924 Wyoming St. Free.