Thursday, Aug. 19

Superior: Superior Porchfest in the East End neighborhood from 6-8 p.m. Born Too Late will perform at 1004 22nd Ave. East; Noteable's & Steven Friends will take over 1930 E. 10th St.; and Hodag and Hooch will play at 2318 E. 11th St.

Friday, Aug. 20

Duluth: The Duluth Superior Film Festival opens with a University of Minnesota Duluth student showcase from 3-5 p.m. at Zeitgeist Teatro Zuccone, followed by an opening night reception, screening of four short films and the opening night feature, "Malni: Towards the Ocean, Towards the Shore." For more details and a full schedule, visit ds-ff.com.

Saturday, Aug. 21

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Superior: Barker’s Island Farmers Market runs 9 a.m. to noon near the SS Meteor.

Duluth: The Duluth Superior Film Festival continues with film screenings throughout the day. For more details and a full schedule, visit ds-ff.com.

Sunday, Aug. 22

Duluth: The Duluth Superior Film Festival hosts its final day of film screenings, as well as a closing night reception. For more details and a full schedule, visit ds-ff.com.

Monday, Aug. 23

Superior: The Aging and Disability Resource Center holds a virtual dementia education program, Safety and Dementia, 5-6 p.m. The program will address skills and abilities that change because of dementia. Available online or by phone. Contact Carrie at 715-395-1234 to register.

Wednesday, Aug. 25

Superior: The Downtown Farmers Market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot in the 1200 block of Banks Avenue.

Superior: "Bayside Sounds" concert featuring Whiskey Trail runs from 6-8 p.m. at Barker's Island. The event is free to attend. A concert series schedule is available at ci.superior.wi.us/215/Bayside-Sounds-Concerts.

Saturday, Aug. 28

Superior: Barker’s Island Farmers Market runs 9 a.m. to noon near the SS Meteor.

Brule: The Old Brule Heritage Society is sponsoring a flea market and rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Maple Town Hall, U.S. 2, Maple. Spaces are available to rent for $10 without a table or $15 with an 8-foot table. To rent a spot, call Jim at 715-363-2549, Lila at 715-364-2523 or Mary Annat at 715-398-5493. A limited number of indoor spaces will be available for $25. This sale is a fundraiser for the Monticello School, a historical building that is now under restoration in Maple. Rentals must be prepaid and payments should be made to OBHS MSMA Flea Market, P.O. Box 24, Maple, WI 54854.

Ongoing

Superior: Head of the Lakes United Way's annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive for the Superior School District runs through Aug. 22. Supplies in high demand include wide-ruled notebooks, pocket folders, markers, crayons, pencils, scissors, earbuds, headphones, pink erasers, reusable water bottles, backpacks and youth size underwear and socks. Drop off locations can be found throughout Superior: Jason Rolfe and Robyn Lings with Edward Jones; Nick Korhonen American Family Insurance; The Pottery Burn; Re/Max Results; the shoreline and Tower Avenue Superior Choice Credit Union locations; Fen-Tech; Superior Impact Nutrition; Superior Empower Nutrition; the Superior School District Office, 3025 Tower Ave.; BMO Harris Bank; Barker's Island Inn; and both the Oakes Avenue and Harborview Super One Foods stores.

Brule: The Old Brule Heritage Society has been offered a $3,000 matching grant by Barbara Myer Hennigar, a former Brule resident and a 1953 graduate of Northwestern High School. OBHS put all fundraising activities on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the society's ongoing projects. Donations to the fund would help the society with upkeep and preservation at the Davidson Windmill, Eskolin log house, Blueberry Depot, Monticello School and a sauna donated by the Erkkila family. Donations can be sent to OBHS, P.O. Box 24, Maple, WI 54854. Please note that your donation is for the Hennigar Matching Grant.