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Community Events Calendar


Carlton County Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Oct. 19, in front of Premiere Theatres in Cloquet.

Moose Lake Agate Days today and tomorrow. Gem and mineral Show 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 14 at Riverside Arena, with a kids’ dig outside. The Clark-Olsen Agate Stampede down Elm Avenue starts at 3 p.m. Saturday. Pancake feed 7:30-10 a.m. at the park, Art in the Park all day Saturday, and free entry to the Agate and Geological Interpretive Center at Moose Lake State Park on Sunday.

“Peregrine Falcons & Other Raptors” 10:30 a.m. at the Moose Lake Public Library. Peregrine falcon researcher Jackie Fallon brings her live birds for an up-close look. Free 45-minute family-friendly program for ages 8 to adult. Bring a camera! Also at 1 p.m. July 18 at the Cloquet Public Library, and 10 a.m. July 20 at the Carlton Area Public Library.


Senior dance 1-4 p.m. at the Cloquet VFW, with music by Ken Severs. Potluck, $10 cover. 218-210-7793, 391-4783

Free community meal for those in need 4-5 p.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Corn chowder, BLTs, salad, fruit, dessert. Light meal available for takeout. Sponsored by Community of Hope 2:16.


Kids and family yoga 10-10:45 a.m.,

Veterans Park.

The Arrowhead Library System’s Bookmobile visits Esko 10:30-11 a.m. at the Northwood United Methodist Church; Wrenshall 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Silver Brook town hall; Kettle River 1:30-2:15 p.m., on Main Street.


Child car seat checkup 4-6 p.m. at Cloquet Area Fire District Station 1, 508 Cloquet Ave. Stop by to have your child seat inspected free of charge by a certified technician. Questions? Call KaRee Liimatainen 218-878-2126.

Carlton County farmers market in Carlton 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 15. McFarland Park, Grand Avenue and Grand Street.

Veterans support group meets 6-7:30 p.m. the second, third and fourth Tuesdays at Graceful Strides Farm, 3412 Bent Trout Lake Road, Barnum. All veterans welcome. Light meal served. Email [email protected] to RSVP or for more information.

Cribbage 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the Villa Vista in Cromwell, 218-644-3331.


Senior dance 1-4 p.m. at the Cloquet VFW, with music by Larry Rose. Potluck, $10 cover. 218-210-7793, 391-4783

Wright Seniors meet at 1 p.m. Wednesdays at the Wright Senior Center, 1404 Fourth St.


“Peregrine Falcons & Other Raptors” 1 p.m. at the Cloquet Public Library. Free 45-minute family-friendly program for ages 8 to adult. Feel free to bring your camera.

The Esko Historical Society meets 4 p.m. the third Thursday of the month in the Community Room in the Town of Thomson Town Hall, 25 E. Harney Road, Esko. All welcome. 218-316-0947

American Legion Auxiliary coney and burger fundraiser 4-7 p.m., Cloquet VFW parking lot. Proceeds support local veterans.

Dedication of the Moose Lake DNR Fire Tower exhibit at 6 p.m. Exhibit is located across from the Soo Line Depot and bike trail. Sloppy Joe dinner 6:30-7 p.m. Dinner donations appreciated. Brief business meeting at 7 p.m, followed by author Stephen Schaitberger discussing his book “Stands Before His People: Enmegahbowh and the Ojibwe.”


Wrong Days in Wright festival July 19-21. Events include a steak fry, pie social, and more. Contact Linda Dahlman at 218-390-1279 for more information.