Superior: Vintage Magazine sale runs 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Superior Public Library. Magazines from the library's collection, primarily from the 1930s to the 1970s are available. They include issues of Life, Look, Atlantic Monthly, Vogue and more.

Carlton: The Carlton County Historical Society holds a program to open its newest exhibit, "Cemeteries of Carlton County," at 2 p.m. at the historical society museum, 406 Cloquet Ave. Free.

Duluth: The Lake Superior Singles will meet at 6:30 p.m. Choose dinner, dessert, or both at the Duluth Grill at our usual table in the back room.


Superior: The Superior Taxpayer Tea Party is hosts an event at 10 a.m. at the Barker's Island Band Shell. A large crowd is expected to gather to hear from special guests Niger Innis, climate expert and spokesperson for the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), Pastor David King from the Milwaukee God Squad, Phil Kerpen, a policy expert from Americans for Prosperity in Washington D.C. and others. Volunteers are needed at 7:30 a.m. to set up for the event. Call Daro Crandall (218) 348-7690 or Jim Zeiler (715) 566-2464 to volunteer.

Superior: An open-air farmer's market runs 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot near the SS Meteor on Barker's Island, rain or shine.

Superior: Pilgrim Lutheran Church hosts a rummage and pasty sale from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the church, 820 Belknap St.

Iron River: The Friends of the Iron River Library Sale runs 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library. It includes a flea market, book sale and craft sale.

Duluth: The Get to the Point Awesome Art and Gift Fair runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lafayette Square Community Building, 3026 Minnesota Ave., Park Point, featuring local-made arts and crafts.

Duluth: The Scleroderma Support Group meets 10-11:30 a.m. in the Wisconsin Room of SMDC, 407 E. Third St.

Duluth: Join the Lake Superior Zoo staff at Boo at the Zoo and trick-or-treat. Costumes recommended for all visitors! Boo at the Zoo runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are $8 in advance or $9 at the door. Visit

Cloquet: A 5K "Walk & Run for the Golden Rule" to raise money for the Human Development Center's mental health awareness fund begins at 10 a.m. from Cloquet High School, 302 14th St. Walkers and runners are asked to donate $25 and will receive a T-shirt. Registration forms available at

Superior: The Lake Superior Chapter, NSDAR, meets at 10:30 a.m. in the meeting room of the Superior Public Library, 1530 Tower Ave. The program will be about the DAR Schools the group supports and members will be asked to trace and cut more ornaments for Our Heroes Tree, which will be put up in the Douglas County Court House late October through early November. Bring soup labels, Education Box Tops, and your scissors. A potluck lunch will be served.

Duluth: Larry Weber signs copies of "Webwood: Seasons of Life in the North Woods" from 11 a.m. to noon; Chris Monroe signs copies of "Sneaky Sheep" noon to 1 p.m.; Patricia Jamie Lee signs copies of "Lonely Place, Taming Power of Love" 1-2 p.m.; and David Holmes signs copies of "Salt of the Earth, Emily's Run" 2-3 p.m. at Northern Lights Books & Gifts, 307 Canal Park Drive.

Duluth: The fifth annual Agate Festival runs 1-3:30 p.m. at Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center, 7328 Boulder Dam Road. The open house style event includes a gravel pit scramble, agate hunt and prizes, sawdust scramble, talks about how to find agates and geology of the north shore. Cost is $6 per adult, $3 per child or $18 per family. Pre-registration required. Call (218) 721-3731 or e-mail

Duluth: The Spirit Lake Poetry Series, featuring Jude Nutter and Tim Nolan, begins at 7:30 p.m. in Somers Lounge on the College of St. Scholastica campus. Free.

Duluth: An Evening at the Court of Louis XIV, featuring Caroline Copeland and Carlos Fittante of the New York Baroque Dance Company, begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Mitchell Auditorium at the College of St. Scholastica. Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for students. Visit or call (218) 723-7000.


Duluth: The League of Women Voters urges everyone to carpool, bus or bike to the Willard Munger Inn to learn ways to reduce your carbon footprint. The event runs 1-4 p.m. at the Inn, 7408 Grand Ave. Bike check-ups run 2-3 p.m. Participants can bike the Munger Trail, walk the Western Waterfront Trail and even pick up a tree seedling or two. Free.

Duluth: St. Mary's Hospice and Palliative Care Program holds its sixth annual memorial service at 2 p.m. at Lakeview Covenant Church, 1001 Jean Duluth Road. The ceremony offers the chance to remember loved ones, honor family members and thank caregivers for their support. Call (218) 786-4020.


Ashland: NWWIB Inc. and NWCEP Inc. executive committee meets at 10:30 a.m. at the NWCEP, Inc. Administrative Office, 422 Third St. W.

Superior: The Superior Area Retired Educators meet at the Shack Smokehouse and Grille at noon. Committee members for October are Delores Thompson, Diana Duthey, Darlene Legore, Dee Meadows and June Lindstrom. The program "Our Roadmap for Change" will be an update on early childhood literacy, teen delinquency and homelessness in our community, and will be presented by Kathi Madsen and Janna Stevens. All retired educators and people interested in or involved in education are invited.

Maple: Bay Gardeners' Garden Club meets at Saundra Kortesman's home at 1 p.m. The program features Shirley Urbaniak, master gardener, with her flair for using vegetables, fruits and flowers together in design.

Superior: The Delta Sigma Alumni holds a supper get together at 5:30 p.m. at Aces on 29th to work on our plans for the 100th anniversary.

Superior: John L. and David L. Banks American Legion Post 418 meets at 7 p.m. at the old Bud's Sunnyside Bar on County Highway C. All interested veterans are invited.

Bennett: The Bennett Town Board meets at 7:30 p.m. in the town hall. The board reviews invoices for payment at 7 p.m.


Superior: The Superior Business Improvement District Promotion and Marketing Committee meets at 7:30 a.m. at the BID office, 1401 Tower Ave., third floor.

Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior Small Business Development Center and the Northeast Entrepreneur Fund hosts featured speaker Peg Leinenkugel, Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company, discussing conflict and chaos-our happy tools - finding balance amid chaos explores the multiple roles women play and how to find the right balance with positive results. The breakfast runs 7:45-9 a.m. at the Yellowjacket Union at UWS. Cost is $15 and advance registration is required at or (715) 394-8351.

Superior: The W.O.W. club meets for lunch at 12:30 p.m. at the Upper Deck.


Superior: An open-air farmer's market runs noon to 4 p.m. in the Superior Public Library north parking lot near Center City Park. Stop by the BID tent for lunch while you're there.

Superior: The Eagles Auxiliary will be celebrating its 83rd anniversary for all members and past presidents. A potluck dinner will be at 6 p.m. with meeting and celebration to follow.

Duluth: Lake Superior Life Care Center, 101 W. Second St., Room 200, hosts a free medical clinic 1-4 p.m. Call (218) 727-3399 to schedule an appointment for non-emergency medical care.

Superior: The Superior Public Library Board Finance Committee meets at 3:30 p.m. and the library board meets at 4 p.m. in the boardroom, 1530 Tower Ave. The meetings are open to the public.


Duluth: The Spirit Valley Farmer's Market runs 3-6 p.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 4831 Grand Ave.

Superior: Join Lt. Gov. Barbara Lawton for a meeting about the Wisconsin Arts Board's focus over the next three years, as well as the artistic and creative activities in the region 7-8:30 p.m. in Room 201 of the Government Center. Public input is sought on the agency's strategic plan. E-mail if you plan to attend.

Superior: The University of Wisconsin-Superior hosts the Tri State Jazz Band Honors Festival at 7 p.m. at Thorpe Langley Auditorium, Old Main. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students. For information, call (715) 394-8115.

Duluth: Religious Studies Scholar Jim Watts from Syracuse University will be the first lecturer this fall in the Exploration of Sacred Text Series at the College of St. Scholastica. Scriptures in Three Dimensions is the topic of his discussion at 7 p.m. in the Mitchell Auditorium. Free.

Duluth: Sacred Heart Music Center, 201 W. Fourth St., presents a local music showcase, "Duluth Does the Rolling Stones," beginning at 7 p.m. Local musicians set to play their interpretations of Stones tunes include the Tisdales, Dave Mehling, Lookdown Moon, Coyote and more. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at the door; available at or at the Electric Fetus.

Duluth: Michael Nordskog and Aaron Hautala give a presentation on their book, "The Opposite of Cold" at 7 p.m. in the mezzanine bar at Clyde Ironworks. The book features photos of distinctive saunas and illuminates the vital, enduring Finnish sauna tradition.