Community Events Calendar
July 23, 2021
Friday, July 23
A Mindful Phenology Walk 9-10 a.m. Friday, July 23, Jay Cooke State Park. Register by 5 p.m. July 22 by emailing [email protected] or calling 218-673-7006.
Carlton VFW Post 2962 meat raffle 6 p.m. every Friday.
Saturday, July 24
Ruby’s Pantry visits Mission Creek Church, 521 131st Ave. West in the Fond du Lac
neighborhood of Duluth, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. the fourth Saturday of the month. Donation: $20 per share. There are no income or residency requirements; anyone from the surrounding area is welcome. http://www.missioncreekchurch.com/ministries/rubys-pantry, 218-626-3309
“Why are the Rocks Tilted?” geology walk 1-1:30 p.m., Jay Cooke State Park. Meet at the amphitheater behind the park office. More info, 218-673-7005.
“Black bears of Minnesota” campfire program 8-8:30 p.m., Jay Cooke State Park. Meet at the amphitheater behind the park office; more info, 218-673-7005.
Tuesday, July 27
“All About Rocks!” 10-11:30 a.m., Cloquet Public Library lawn. Learn about different kinds of rocks through fun and interactive activities such as crushing sandstone and finding magnetic rocks. For all ages. Sponsored by Get Pickin’ and the Cloquet library. 218-879-1531.
Wednesday, July 28
Ruby’s Pantry distributes food every fourth Wednesday of the month at the Cloquet Armory. Doors open at 10 a.m., last shares distributed at 11:30. Donation: $20. Questions, 218-591-8127.
Thursday, July 29
Storytime 10-10:30 a.m. and Playtime 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 29, Veterans Park. Geared toward kids ages through age 5 and their caregivers, but all are welcome. Cloquet Public Library, 218-879-1531
Friday, July 30
“Why are the Rocks Tilted” geology stroll 4-4:30 p.m. Friday, July 30, Jay Cooke State Park. Register before 5 p.m. July 29 by emailing [email protected] or calling 218-673-7006.
Sunday, Aug. 1
Community Vacation Bible School for ages 4-12, through Wednesday, Bethany Lutheran Church, Cromwell. Registration and ice cream social for parents and kids 6 p.m. Sunday. Activities 5-7 p.m., including 5 p.m. meal, Mon.-Wed. Register by calling 218-644-3640 (leave a message) or emailing [email protected] Drop-off/walk-in registration is also available.
Tuesday, August 3
Antique appraisals at 7 p.m. by Steve Wesely of Cresent Auctioneering at the Fires of 1918 Museum, Moose Lake, outdoors if the weather permits. Bring no more than two items. A donation of $3 per person is suggested. No charge for members. Masks required. 218-485-4159, 485-4234.
Cloquet Barbershop Chorus meets 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the Carlton VFW, 124 Chestnut Ave. in Carlton. Open to men of all ages. Please let us know you are coming by emailing [email protected] Find us at Cloquet Barbershop Harmony on Facebook.
Bingo at 5:30 Mondays at the Cloquet VFW. Lunch served.
Cromwell Area Yoga meets 11 a.m.-12 p.m. most Mondays at the Cromwell Pavilion. Wear comfortable clothes; masks required upon arriving and departing. Yoga gear provided. $3 each. Questions, email Ann Markusen, [email protected] or call 218-428-3300.
Smear League meets 2-4 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays at the Cloquet VFW. $5, winnings for first, second and third place.
The Salvation Army drive-thru food shelf is open 4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays. The is free produce distributed the second Wednesday of the month, starting at 10:30 a.m., until supplies are gone. 218-879-1693
A Nesting Place meets 1-2 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays, virtually on Microsoft Teams. For those in the third semester of pregnancy, and mothers and their infants up to one year, no matter where you live or where your baby was delivered. CMH Raiter Family Clinic family medicine physician Melissa Robey facilitates the meetings. For more information or to join the group, contact Brenda Graden, 218-499-6702, [email protected]
Carlton VFW Post 2962 hosts Bingo at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, and a meat raffle at 6 p.m. Fridays. 218-384-3794
The food train distributes produce, dairy, meat and milk Thursdays at B&B Market starting between 1:30 and 2:30 p.m., until supplies run out. Check the B&B Facebook page weekly for schedule changes and other details.