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Wednesday

Brule: The bi-monthly meeting of the Old Brule Heritage Society will be held at the Brule Town Hall beginning at 5:30 p.m. with a potluck supper followed by a program about the Clevedon Colony at the Mouth of the Brule River presented by Jim Pellman. Short business meeting will follow, public invited.

Superior: The Superior Public Library board meets at 4 p.m. in the boardroom of the library, 1530 Tower Ave.

Superior: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI Douglas County) hosts a free peer support group 5:30-7 p.m. at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Hospital Community Room. Contact Chrissy at (920) 452-5152 or ChrissyBarnard22@gmail.com.

Superior: The River Talk series continues at 7 p.m. at the Lake Superior Estuarium, 3 Marina Drive, when Erin Schaeffer, graduate research assistant at the University of Minnesota, presents "Muskies on the Move in the St. Louis River Estuary." She describes her research into movement patterns of muskellunge, a top predator fish, in the estuary. The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve and the Minnesota and Wisconsin Sea Grant programs teamed up to offer this series of informal evening talks about the St. Louis River Estuary. If you miss a talk, visit Wisconsin Sea Grant's "Great Lakes Takes" blog at uwiscseagrant.tumblr.com for a summary.

Friday

Duluth: A lecture series at the College of St. Scholastica examines an influential 1910 dissertation by a Russian economist at 3:40 p.m. in Room 4119, Tower Hall. Karen Rosenflanz, associate professor of Russian and German, presents "Between the Margins: Problems of Translation in Evgeny Slutsky's 'Theory of Marginal Utility.'"

Superior: Experience what hunger is like around the world during an Oxfam Hunger Banquet 5:30-7 p.m. at Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 820 Belknap St. Participants learn about food insecurity at the free event, hosted by Superior High School's Amnesty International. Come hungry as food plays a crucial role in the banquet. Donations will be accepted for Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank.

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