Superior: Superior Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave., offers exercise at 9:30 a.m. Call (715) 394-3644.
Superior: St. Francis in the Park Health and Rehabilitation Center invites seniors to attend free bingo 1:30-2:30 p.m. at the Superior-Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave. The boards are available at 1 p.m. at St. Francis in the Park. Call Chris Fitch at (715) 394-5591.
Duluth: The Lake Superior Singles Fellowship meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Perkins in the Miller Hill Mall complex for dinner and conversation. All area singles invited. No registration needed; just ask the waiter or waitress to seat you with Lake Superior Singles. For information, e-mail email@example.com or call (218) 940-2248.
Superior: Bayside Baptist Church hosts a free family movie night at 6:30 p.m. The event will include a screening of "Soul Surfer" as well as popcorn and beverages during the movie followed by ice cream sundaes afterwards. Nursery care is available. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. For more information call (715) 394-6002 or look up their website at www.baysidesuperior.org.
Superior: Superior Community Theater and Marlee's Caribbean Restaurant will hold an Art, Music, Dance Festival at 7 p.m. today with an art show and concert. Featured in the Friday showcase will be local singers Mike Anderson, Taylor Martin-Romme, Cheri Tesarek and dancer Anna Ferguson. The art show continues at 11 a.m. Saturday with another concert at 7 p.m. Saturday featuring Jen Dobbins and Kids Positive Performance, The Dunning Project string quartet, the Randy Lee Jazz Enemble and the APAAC dance troupe. All festival events are free and open to the public.
Duluth: A free screening of "Philip Pearlstein: Naked Vision" from 7:30-8 p.m. in Webber Music Hall on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus. A question and answer session by Anne Dugan, curator of the Duluth Art Institute, will take place after the film, followed by a reception in the lobby.
Superior: Barker's Island Farmers' Market runs 8 a.m. to noon near the SS Meteor, rain or shine.
Superior: The ninth annual East End Family Fun Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy miles of rummage sales, games for children, a collector and pre-WWII car show, pet parade, craft and food vendors, hourly prize drawings, live music and a performance by Twin Ports Gymnastics.
Brule: Davidson Windmill/Eskolin log house will be open for tours from 10-3 p.m. The mill and log house are located on Wisconsin Highway 13, 3.5 miles from the junction of highways 2 and 53 and Highway 13. A free will donation is asked for the tours. Donation receipts are used for the preservation of the mill site and for the archiving of area history by the Old Brule Historical Society.
Superior: Boy Scout Troop 202 holds a Meatball Dinner from 4-7 p.m. at United Presbyterian Church, 229 N. 28th St. Tickets are $8, children age 5 and under are free.
Duluth: Tamarack Dance Association presents a Third Saturday Community Barn Dance at 7:30 p.m. at the Avalon, 404 W. Superior St. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for members and low income, and $2 for children. All dances taught. New dancers welcome, smoke and alcohol-free. For information, visit www.tamarackdance.org or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Superior: A fall Pancake Breakfast to support the town of Superior Volunteer Fire Department runs 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the town hall, 4917 S. Highway 35. The menu includes all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, coffee, milk and juice. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children under age 12.
Duluth: Inger Lauritsen will present her memories as "A Swedish Immigrant" at the September meeting of the Swedish Cultural Society of Duluth at 3:30 p.m. in Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 219 N. Sixth Ave. E. The public is invited.
Superior: a Wisconsin Education Fair for high school students and parents as well as prospective adult students will be held 9-11 a.m. Monday at the Yellowjacket Union at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. The fair provides information about programs at more than 70 schools and the military. Financial aid counselors from UWS will be available, as well. Free and open to the public. For more information, students can contact their high school counselors or contact the UWS admissions office at (715) 394-8230.
Superior: Superior Douglas County Senior Center offers exercise at 9:30 a.m., smear at 1 p.m. and chess at 6 p.m. Call (715) 394-3644.
Gordon: The Gordon/Wascott EMS will host a community blood drive from 2-6 p.m. at 114511 South Highway 53. Walk-in donors are always welcome, and appointments can be made in advance. To register for the blood drive, go online to MBC.org or contact the Gordon/Wascott EMS directly.
Superior: McDonald's and St. Francis in the Park Health and Rehabilitation offers free bingo in the fourth floor sky-lounge at St. Francis in the Park for seniors at 2 p.m. Bingo is called by McDonald's, which sponsors food coupons as prizes. Call Chris Fitch at (715) 394-5591.
Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior presents a free concert by the Rococo Duo, Flute and Percussion at 7;30 p.m. in Thorpe Langley Auditorium in Old Main on the UWS campus. For more information, call (715) 394-8115.
Lake Nebagamon: The Clef Music Society will meet for a noon luncheon at the home of Luise Drolson, 6960 S. Maple Creek Road. The program will feature violinists Luise Drolson and Carole Herubin accompanied by pianist Jan Parish. The three musicians will also serve as hostesses.
Superior: A Cancer Prayer Support Group meets from 2-3 p.m. at Darrow Road Wesleyan Church, 4020 S. Darrow Road. Current cancer patients, those in remission and their caregivers are encouraged to attend. Open to all regardless of church affiliation.
Duluth: Mended Hearts Chapter 104, a support group for those who have had heart surgery, stents, their families and interested individuals will meet at 7 p.m. in the Wisconsin Room at Essentia Health, 407 E. Third St. The group will tour the Emergency Room and learn about emergency procedures when there is a "heart event." For more information, call (218) 724-1068.
Superior: Superior Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave., offers exercise at 9:30 a.m., and bingo at 1 p.m. Call (715) 394-3644.
Duluth: La Leche League meets at 10 a.m. at First United Methodist Church. Join our informal gathering of mothers to talk about a variety of topics from pregnancy to weaning and everything about breastfeeding in between. All questions are welcomed and encouraged. Babies and children welcome, lending library available. Call (218) 499-9504.
Superior: St. Francis in the Park Health and Rehabilitation Center sponsors a free blood pressure clinic for the public 11 a.m. to noon in the dining room at Royalton Manor, 1900 New York Ave. Call Deb Wolf at (715) 394-5591.
Superior: A farmers' market runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot north of the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave., rain or shine.
Duluth: Bring an antique or collectible, or two to the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center for a free appraisal noon to 3 p.m. The St. Louis County Historical Society has arranged for Dan Sershon of Northland Estate Services and Denny Mager of Northern Specialty, both experts in antique appraisal in the rotunda.
Solon Springs: A farmers' market runs 1-5 p.m. at the library parking lot, near Business Highway 53 and Main Street, rain or shine. Vendors welcome. Call Arleen at (715) 378-4429.
Duluth: Fish First founder Gary Loomis, a fishing industry and stream conservation leader, will talk about successful restoration of salmon streams and what people from the Twin Ports can learn from their efforts from 7-8 p.m. at the Great Lakes Aquarium. The lecture, "A Fish First Success Story," is free and open to the public. Free parking will be available at the Aquarium. For more information on Fish First, visit their webpage at www.fishfirst.org.
Superior: The Superior Central High School class of 1957 will hold its monthly luncheon get-together at noon at The Golden Inn Restaurant. A 55th class reunion will be discussed. All classmates, spouses and guests are invited to attend.
Superior: Superior Douglas County Senior Center, 1527 Tower Ave., offers cribbage and crafts at 1 p.m. Call (715) 394-3644.
Superior: The Eagles Club holds a meat raffle at 6 p.m. at 1710 N. 12th St. Tickets can be bought in advance; you need not be present to win. Call (715) 398-0700.
Superior: The Superior Public Library is having a Lyme Disease program at 6:30 p.m. in the library meeting room. Tom Grier will present a program on Lyme Disease. The event is hosted by the Friends of the Library and is free and open to the public.
Ashland: John Vaillant, winner of the 2011 Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award, will accept the award and read an exerpt from his book, "The Tiger, a True Story of Vengance and Survival" at 7 p.m. in the Sentry Room at Northland College. Free and open to the public.
Superior: P.E.O. Chapter E will meet at 7 p.m. at United Presbyterian Church, 229E N. 28th St. The program is procedures and "Reconnecting." Hostesses are Eileen McDonald, Bev Underdale and Jan Letsos.