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  • Sunday, June 9 – Mesabi Musical Theatre will hold an encore performance of its successful winter musical, “Always…Patsy Cline” at at 2 p.m. at the Greenway High School, 308 Roosevelt St. in Coleraine. Tickets are $19 for adults and $14 students, senior citizens, and military personnel. Processing fees apply for online purchases, and ticket prices are higher at the door. Reserve seats at https://our.show/mmtpatsy.
  • Tuesday, June 11 – St. Luke’s will hold a cancer lecture called ‘The Role of Genetics in Cancer Development and Treatment’ at the Depot from 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. While genetics can play a role in developing cancer, thanks to breakthroughs in research, we can now also use genetics to predict cancer’s progression and create tailored treatments for patients. Genetics can also be used for people with a cancer diagnosis or family history of cancer to learn about their risks of developing cancer and personalize their screening plans. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. Panel begins at 6 p.m. The event is in the first-floor theater of the Depot, 506 W. Michigan St. Enter through the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center entrance on the west side. A parking lot is available off W. Michigan St. and S. 6th Ave. W. and along Michigan Ave. We thank St. Luke’s Foundation for generously sponsoring this event and the cost of parking. RSVP is requested but not required. People can RSVP on slhduluth.com/cancerlecture or by calling 218.249.5468.
  • Thursday June 13 – Clayton Jackson McGhie 2024 Day of Remembrance at the CJM Memorial, corner of E 1st ST & N 2nd Ave E in Duluth. The event begins at noon and is free and open to the public. Carl Crawford & Kim Green will do a presentation. Food trucks will be available by Kick’N Chicken & Oasis Del Norte. A Gravesite Memorial will be held at the Park Hill Cemetery on Friday.
  • Friday, June 14 – Clayton Jackson McGhie 2024 Gravesite Memorial at 5:30 pm at the Park Hill Cemetery, 2500 Vermilion Road.
  • Thursday, June 13 – Saturday, June 15 – The Minnesota Quilt Show is returning to the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center. The show is open 9 – 5 on Thursday and Friday with admission $15 and 9 – 4 on Saturday with admission $12. Tickets can be purchased onsite. The Minnesota Quilt Show connects quilters in the largest quilt show in the state and is presented by Minnesota Quilters, Inc. There will be quilts, classes, and vendors. Plus: quilt appraisals, scavenger hunt, Sewcial Lounge, Meetups, and a chance to contribute to charity quilts at the Quilting for Others area. Watch for our Quilt Walk on Tuesday, June 11 as quilters walk through Canal Park and over the Aerial Lift Bridge. Honk if you see us between 5 and 6:30 pm! Visit our website for more information and to volunteer: www.mnquilt.org/mq2024
  • June 4 – 29 – The Third Annual Variations: Fiber Arts show is taking center stage at the Washburn Cultural Center, 1 East Bayfield St., Washburn (WCC) galleries throughout the month of June. Variations emphasizes works created for aesthetic, thought provoking, educational and emotional or spiritual value, distinguishing it from fiber works created primarily for function. For further information about this invitational show, contact the center 715-373-5591, or email  Washburnculturalcenter@gmail.com.   All are invited to attend an opening reception on Thursday, June 6, 5-7:00 pm.   Center hours are Tuesday-Sunday noon to 4:00 pm.
  • June – August – Lilac Lovefest in the surrounding area. Help celebrating the longest Lilac season in the world with contests, wood carving, kids activities, and more. Every Saturday in June at 8 a.m. there will be Lilac Yoga at the Fitger’s Courtyard. Lilac: “Din & Gin” Train with the North Shore Scenic Railroad Saturday’s, June 8 & 15, 6PM Depart. Lilac Art Exhibit June 14 – August 18 at the Cloquet Encore Performing Arts. More details at Lilaclovefest.com
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  • June – August – Lilac Lovefest in the surrounding area. Help celebrating the longest Lilac season in the world with contests, wood carving, kids activities, and more. Every Saturday in June at 8 a.m. there will be Lilac Yoga at the Fitger’s Courtyard. Lilac: “Din & Gin” Train with the North Shore Scenic Railroad Saturday’s, June 8 & 15, 6PM Depart. Lilac Art Exhibit June 14 – August 18 at the Cloquet Encore Performing Arts. More details at Lilaclovefest.com
  • Friday, June 21 – The public is invited to attend the annual Country Store and Luncheon at Cable United Church of Christ, 13445 County Highway M in Cable, Wisconsin. The Women’s Fellowship country store will feature a jam and bake sale from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. A salad bar luncheon will be open from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall for a $12 fee. This will include bread and a beverage, with desserts to purchase from the bake sale. Take-outs will be available. The Cable UCC 2nd Chapter Thrift Shop will also be open for visitors to shop. Some of the funds raised at this event will be donated to support community organizations.
  • Friday, June 21 – is “Make Music Day” in Cable, a festival of music making, celebrated every year on the Summer Solstice. Make Music Cable is part of Make Music Day, Featuring concerts, performances, music lessons, jam sessions and other musical events on streets, sidewalks, parks and public spaces in Cable and across the United States. Make Music Day encourages all people, of all musical abilities, to celebrate the joy of making music. From 1PM-7PM. More at https://makemusicday.org/cable/
  • Saturday, June 22 – CASDA presents Summer 2024 Purse Bingo at the Belgian Club, 3931 E. 2nd St., Superior. Doors open at 11 a.m. and the event starts at noon – 4:30 p.m. Pay at the door. Cash only! 18+ to enter. Wide selection of purses and wristlets by Michael Kors, Kate Spade and Coach. $40 per bingo game, 12+ games. First come,first serve. 230 Maximum capacity. Cash bar. $5 walking tacos. 50/50 raffle.