DULUTH PUBLIC LIBRARY BEGINS SUMMER HOURS
The Duluth Public Library will begin its summer hours schedule the week of May 18. Beginning on Saturday, May 23, the Main Library will be closed on Saturdays through Labor Day weekend. In addition, all three library locations (Main, Mt. Royal Branch and West Duluth Branch) will be closed on Monday, May 25 for Memorial Day. For complete information on library hours, call 730-4200/option 1 or check the library website: www.duluthlibrary.org.
FIRST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH
EAGLES AUXILIARY FISH FRYS
The Eagles Auxiliary will be having a delicious fish fry every first Friday of the month at the Eagles Club in Superior, 1710 North 12th. They will be serving fish, shrimp, chicken strips, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, salad, French fries or baked potato. Prices vary. We also will have a special each month. Take outs are available and the event is open to the public. Call 715-392-6560 to place an order or for more information.
MAY 21 (THURSDAY)
NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL MEETING OF ST. LUKE’S HOSPITAL
The Annual Meeting of the Members of St. Luke’s Hospital of Duluth will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 3p in St. Luke’s Auditorium, 915 East Frist Street, Duluth. The purpose of the meeting is to provide members with brief reports about the Hospital’s operations and financial status.
JUNE 8, 9, 10 (MONDAY, TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY)
FRIENDS OF THE DULUTH PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOK SALE
The Friends of the Duluth Public Library Book Sale starts on Monday, June 8th with a members only pre-sale from 10am to 7:30pm. Memberships can be renewed or purchased at the door. The sale is open to the general public on Tuesday, June 9th from 10am to 5:30pm, Wednesday, June 10th from 10am to 5:30pm and Thursday, June 11th from 10am to 3pm. On Thursday, a grocery bag full of books can be purchased for only $4.00. Bags will be provided. The funds from the annual sale assist with the purchase of resources and equipment such as books, subscription databases, free downloadable music and e-readers. The proceeds also help fund library events, including Kaleidoscope, a free 6-week outdoor summer entertainment program series for children. For more information visit: www.FriendsofDPL.com
JUNE 13 (SATURDAY)
“FOR THE GIRLS” DINNER BENEFIT
Jenene (Hixenbaugh) Thompson passed away March 28th in a tragic drowning, leaving behind 3 beautiful daughters. Jenene’s family and friends are holding a fundraiser to help take care of her girls and provide for their futures without their mother, who loved them so much. There will be a spaghetti dinner, silent auction, dollar raffle, bake sale, fun activities for kids, and so much more! The event will be held at the Parkland Town Hall, 6221 East Veteran’s Drive Hwy K in South Range, WI on Saturday, June 13 from 4-7p. Cost of adults is $7, children $3 and kids under 3 are FREE. Donations can be made at: Superior Choice Credit Union (Account – “For The Girls”) or for more info contact Heidi – firstname.lastname@example.org 218-348-7049.
JUNE 15 – AUGUST 21
HARTLEY NATURE CENTER SUMMER DAY CAMPS
Kids love to spend their summer days at Hartley. Hartley camps offer an opportunity for young people to get outdoors to explore, play and learn- something your child won’t get anywhere else! Harley Nature Center’s summer program has something for every taste and level of curiosity. Most camps are a week long with morning and afternoons options. Camps run from June 15 through August 21. In addition to the camps, early drop-off is available for busy parents and a full day option is also available with a supervised lunchtime. New this year, Hartley is offering Family Nature Workshops which allow adults to join youth (ages 4-8) in a one day experience. This is a great compliment to the over 80 camp experiences for youth ages 3-12 years old. Visit Hartley’s website www.hartleynature.org to view a copy of the camp brochure along with online registration, scholarship information and other camp details.
JUNE 18 (MONDAY)
ESSENTIA HEALTH-ST. MARY’S & KOHL’S CARE “ALIVE WITH LIFE JACKETS”
Life jackets save lives. That’s why Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Children’s Hospital and Kohl’s Cares team up each year to give away life jackets to children and teens. Join us on June 18, 2015 from 4-5:30 pm in the Kohl’s parking lot, 2115 Miller Trunk Highway, Duluth. To receive a free life jacket, children must attend so they can be properly fitted.
JUNE 20 (SATURDAY)
PIGs Ride For The Vets
On Saturday, June 20th the PIGs Motorcycle group will have a Poker Run with all money raised to support MAVC & the Richard I. Bong Veterans Historical Center. The ride will begin at the Veterans Historical Center, 305 Harborview Pkwy, Superior. Take a beautiful ride through the northern Wisconsin woods and end up back in superior for an outdoor concert. There will be lots of door prizes food and games. Registration starts at 10am come early to tour the historical center for free if you’re doing the ride. Cost of the run is 15.00 single 25.00 a couple.
Updated: May 20, 2015