Community Calendar: Oct. 28- Nov. 3
Sunday, Oct. 28 The William A. Irvin Haunted Ship will be open from 6 to 10 p.m. It will also be open at the same times. "Reflections II," part of the mother/daughter programs at St. Mary's Medical Center, will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Cost is $2...
Sunday, Oct. 28
The William A. Irvin Haunted Ship will be open from 6 to 10 p.m. It will also be open at the same times.
"Reflections II," part of the mother/daughter programs at St. Mary's Medical Center, will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Cost is $20. To preregister, call (800) 842-0279.
There will be a benefit spaghetti dinner for Billy Wagner, who will be getting a kidney transplant in November, at the Elks Club (across from Outback Steak House on Haines Road) from 12 to 3 p.m. The cost is $10 for adults and a free-will offering for children.
Lee "Colorblind" Johnson will perform from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. at the Amazing Grace Bakery and Cafe. For more, visit www.amazinggracebakery.com .
The Fall Choral Concert will be held at UMD's Weber Music Hall at 3 p.m. The cost is $6. For more, call 726-8877.
A candidate forum for the Duluth Mayor and City Council will be held at 11:15 a.m. at the Pilgrim Congregational Church.
Monday, Oct. 29
The Stone Ridge Community Education Center will have a plant-based cooking class "Healthy Holidays" at 7 p.m. Cost is $7. To register, call 525-4540.
The Emeritus College Lecture Series at St. Scholastica will feature the program "The Lost Whaling Fleet of 1871" at 11 a.m. in Somers Lounge. To register, call 723-7000.
The Senior High School Honor Choir will perform at UMD's Weber Music Hall at 4:30 p.m. For more, call 726-8877.
The Monday Skaters meet every Monday from 11 a.m. to noon at the DECC Arena. The cost is $3 per session and parking passes for the whole season can be purchased for $4. Call 724-2285.
Del the Funkee Homosapien and Devin the Dude will perform at 10 p.m. at Pizza Luce. The cost is $20. For more, call 727-7400.
Teague Alexy will perform at Sir Benedict's Tavern at 9 p.m. For more, call 728-1192.
Lynn Moore's precious metal silver clay jewelry classes will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Proctor Community Center. A $2 donation is requested. For more, call 310-8971.
Tuesday, Oct. 30
The Gary-New Duluth Community Club will meet at 7 p.m.
A free behind-the-scenes tour of the Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank will be held at 12 p.m. Lunch will be provided. RSVP at 727-5653 ext. 10.
SOAR Career Solutions will have a Community Offender Re-entry Program "Call to Action" at the downtown Holiday Inn in the Lake Huron Room from 6 to 8 p.m. For more, call 625-2414.
Comedian Jay Black will perform at St. Scholastica's Mitchell Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. For more, visit www.css.edu .
Two Many Banjos will perform at the Brewhouse at 10 p.m. For more, visit www.brewhouse.net .
The Duluth Noon Optimist Club meets every Tuesday at the Incline Station. For membership details, call 724-3941.
J. Martin Carden will perform at Carmody Irish Pub at 9 p.m. For more, call 740-4747.
The Bitter Spills will perform at Pizza Luce at 10 p.m. For more, call 727-7400.
Gam-Anon, a support group for anyone affected by someone else's gambling, will meet at 6 p.m. at Lake Superior Family Services. For more, call 722-2273.
Wednesday, Oct. 31
Students at UWS open their residence halls from 5 to 7 p.m. for trick-or-treaters.
Haunted Halls of Fun will be held in the UMD dorms from 5 to 7 p.m. Meet in the Lake Superior Hall lobby. Free parking will be available in lots P and V. For more, call 788-2137.
Charlie Parr will perform at the Brewhouse at 10 p.m. For more, visit www.brewhouse.net .
Whole Foods Co-op will have a Halloween party from 4 to 7 p.m. There will be games, prizes and snacks. For more, visit www.wholefoods.coop .
Story time for babies and toddlers will be at the Duluth Public Library at 10:15 a.m. for 20 minutes of simple stories and finger plays. For more, call 730-4218.
Story time for preschoolers will be held at the Duluth Public Library at 11:15 a.m. This event is for those between the ages of 3 and 5. There will be 30 minutes of stories, songs and finger plays. For more, call 730-4218.
The Scarium at the Aquarium will be held at the Great Lakes Aquarium from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is $12.95 for adults. There will be games, stories, prizes and a haunted house.
The Mark Anderson Jazz Trio will perform at Carmody Irish Pub at 9 p.m. Call 740-4747.
Trampled by Turtles, the Black Eyed Snakes and Giljunko will perform at Pizza Luce at 9:30 p.m. For more, call 727-7400.
Thursday, Nov. 1
The United Way of Greater Duluth will have a wine tasting and silent auction at the Ordean Building. There will be more than 200 wines, 100 auction items, hors d'oeuvres and live jazz. Tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the door. For more, call 726-4770.
Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Chester Creek Cafe. For more, call 728-4027.
The Mental Health Support Group for People with Mental Illness will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Miller Dwan Medical Center (meeting rooms 1-3 on the east side of the lobby level). For more, call (800) 862-1799.
UWS's Center for Continuing Education/Extension will offer the seminar "Current Personnel Issues" from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Rothwell Student Center. This event will be continued at the same time Friday, Nov. 2. The cost is $209. For more, call 394-8469.
St. Mary's Auxiliary Gift Shop Christmas Extravaganza will be held from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in St. Mary's Medical Center Auditorium. It will continue from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2.
Starfire Lounge will be held at the Brewhouse at 10 p.m. For more, visit www.brewhouse.net .
Free dance classes are held weekly at 7:30 p.m. at the West Duluth American Legion, 5814 Grand Ave. Beginners can start at 7 p.m. No cost. For details, call 729-8390 or visit www.twinportsdance.com .
Northern Business Connection, a locally based marketing/referral group, will meet weekly from 8 to 9:15 a.m. For visitor information, call Mike Pennington at 724-3941.
The Duluth Climbing Club will meet at 7 p.m. at W-Trek Outfitters. There will be an informal slide show. Call 722-3593.
Friday, Nov. 2
A holiday boutique will be held at Tomorrow's Antiques through Nov. 12. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. For more, call 393-7492.
The Lake Superior Singles Fellowship will meet at the Golden Inn in Superior for dinner at 6:30 p.m. Call 940-2248.
The play "Lysistrata" by Aristophanes will be performed at 7:30 p.m. in the St. Scholastica Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors. It will be performed at the same time Nov. 3, 8, 9, 10, and at 2 p.m. Nov. 4 and 11. Call 723-5900.
The St. Mary's Hospital in Superior will have its Holiday Happenings from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Community Room on the first floor.
The Chorfest Honor Choirs will perform at 7:30 p.m. in UWS's Thorpe Langley Auditorium in Old Main. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students. For more, call 394-8115.
Sara Softich will perform at the Brewhouse at 10 p.m.
The Scottish Rite Clinic for Childhood Language Disorders will have the workshop "Autism: New Connections Through Technology" will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the DECC. The cost is $100 per person. For more, call 720-3911.
The dinner play "The Farndale Avenue Townswomen's Guild Murder Mystery" will be held at 8 p.m. at Fitger's third floor Spirit of the North Theater. Seating begins at 6:30 p.m. Shows will be held through Nov. 18, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Times for the Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m., while Sunday shows begin at 2 p.m. Call 525-2045.
Nutcracker Pajama Story Time will be held at J.W. Beecroft Books and Coffee in Superior at 7 p.m. For more, call 394-2665.
Lutheran Social Services will have its annual Auxiliary Craft and Bake Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Holiday Center Courtyard.
The West Duluth Women's Club will have a lunch and program beginning at 12 p.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church. The cost is $7. For more, call 348-5843.
Saturday, Nov. 3
The Pro Comedy Tour, featuring Bruce Goodman and Nicholas Anthony, will be held at 9 p.m. at Dubh Linn Irish Pub. The cost is $10. For more, call 727-1559.
Immanuel Davis, Kathe Jarke and Timothy Lovelace will perform at Sacred Heart Music Center at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For more, call 723-1895.
The jazz percussion duo Schag will perform at 7:30 p.m. at St. Scholastica's Mitchell Auditorium.
Haley Bonar will perform at the Brewhouse at 10 p.m.
The Honor Bands Concert will be held at 4 p.m. at UMD's Weber Music Hall. Call 726-8877.
The Lake Superior Zoo polar bear Berlin will celebrate her 18th birthday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Zoo keepers will present Berlin with two of her favorite ice cream cakes. For more, visit www.lszoo.org .
Ann Niedringhaus will read poetry and sign her chapbook "Parallel to the Horizon" from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 at Northern Prints Gallery. For more, call 724-5212.
An exhibit of woodcuts and stone lithographs by Cecilia Lieder will be have its opening from 12 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Northern Prints Gallery. It will be on display through Jan. 6.
Nancy Stone will have original paintings on display through Oct. 31 at Jitter's. Call 720-6015.
Nate Lindstrom will offer the first appearance of his photo collection "It Was Really Something in its Day" at Beaner's Central through Nov. 12.
Judy Gillen, a local artist, will have her works on display at the Duluth Teachers Credit Union through Oct. 31.
The exhibit "Portrait, Identity, Culture: Across Time, Space and Meaning" will be held at UMD's Tweed Museum of Art through March 4. For more, visit www.d.umn.edu/tma .
The exhibit "A Retrospective," by Bill Shipley, will be held through Oct. 28 at UMD's Tweed Museum of Art. This exhibit will bring together landscape abstractions with earlier work from his career.
"Unsoiled: Narrative Ceramics" will run from through Nov. 11 at the UMD Tweed Museum of Art. Call 726-8222.
John Orth will present the exhibit "Archetypes and Armatures" at UMD's Tweed Museum of Art though Nov. 18.
"Across Space and Time: Portrait Feature," which are selections from their permanent collection, will be on display through Dec. 22, at UMD's Tweed Museum of Art. For more, visit www.d.umn.edu/tma .
The exhibit "When Pigs Fly," by Eric Dubnicka, will be on
display though Nov. 25 at the Duluth Art Institute. Dubnicka is a painter, sculptor and photographer that focuses on social interactions. For more, call 733-7560.