Duluth Audubon Society offers Superior Entry Gull Watch, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, Nov. 10, as well as Nov. 24 and Dec. 1. Meet at the Superior entry Breakwall (very end of Wisconsin Point). Gulling could last between 2-4 hours, depending on the gulls. Bring cameras, binoculars and spotting scopes. If possible, bring one loaf of bread or more for the gulls. Dress for the weather. This is a stationary event that will not have any bathroom breaks or lunch stops, so bring snacks and water as needed. RSVP required to Clinton Dexter-Nienhaus at email@example.com.
The River Talk series, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, Lake Superior Estuarium, 3 Marina Drive, Superior. Matt TenEyck, director of the University of Wisconsin-Superior’s Lake Superior Research Institute, will present, “Influencing Industry and Research: Ballast Water.” Other River Talks will be held on Jan. 8, Feb. 12, March 3, April 8 and May 13, 2020. The March 3 talk will be held in conjunction with the St. Louis River Summit. For more information, visit go.wisc.edu/4uz720. If you miss a talk, visit Wisconsin Sea Grant’s blog for a summary.
Hayward Area Ski Trail Association (HASTA) Ski Swap, Saturday, Nov. 16, Hayward Wesleyan Church, 10655 Nyman Ave., Hayward. Drop-off from 7:30 a.m. to 8:59 am, ONLY. Shopping begins at 9 a.m. for HASTA members, and at 9:20 a.m. for the general public. The swap ends at 11 a.m. Pick-up all unsold gear and/or cash from 11:01 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Note: we cannot sell downhill ski/snowboard equipment. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Linda at 715-634-8079.
Great Lakes Fly Shop fly tying classes, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. beginning Saturday, Nov. 16, 4426 Regent St. Each class consist of two Saturdays. Features tying the Royal Wulff, Elk Hair Caddis, Joe’s Hopper and a Pass Lake. Cost: $35; all materials provided. Call 218-740-3040 for required registration; space is limited.
Arrowhead Fly Fishers, Nov. 19, Clyde Iron Works, 2920 W. Michigan St. Social time at 6 p.m.; program and meeting at 7 p.m. Topic: Women Fly Fishers of the AFF: Summer Excursions and Great Places to Fish - presenting highlights from the Northshore to the Driftless of SE Minnesota.
Courage Kenny Northland is seeking skiers and snowboarders to join our team of over 100 volunteers. No prior teaching experience necessary. New volunteers are paired with experienced volunteer instructors, with a typical ratio of 2-3 volunteers per student. Our participants range from 6 to 60+ years of age. You will receive complimentary lift tickets while volunteering, however you do need to provide your own equipment and helmet. Starting age to volunteer is 16 years old. The program runs from Jan. 7-March 5. Volunteer training offered On the Hill Training from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 14-15 at Spirit Mountain or 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 4-5 at Giants Ridge, Jan. 4 & 5. Contact Beth Albrecht at 218-726-4834, ext. 3 or email@example.com for more information.