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Community Calendar: Alpha Delta Kappa Rummage and Bake Sale, Jay Cooke State Park events and more

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Thursday, June 9

Snack Chat, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Cloquet Public Library. REACH sponsors the weekly event for kids. Participants will make a snack and chat with others while they eat.

Friday, June 10

Alpha Delta Kappa Rummage and Bake Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., 38 Carlton County Road 138, Barnum. Plants and crafts will also be available for purchase. All proceeds go toward the organization’s scholarship and literacy projects.

Japanese Drum Performance, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Cloquet Public Library. Performance by TaikoArts Midwest.

Why are the Rocks Tilted? Geology Walk, 10:30-11 a.m., Jay Cooke State Park, meet at the River Inn Interpretive Center. The tilted rocks by the river have caused people to wonder and marvel at them for centuries. Join park staff on a short geology walk near the river and discover what powerful forces of the past shaped the tilted rocks. The walk is ¼ mile on a level, grassy surface. Register by calling 218-673-7006 or by emailing carly.hawkinson@state.mn.us .

Ping pong and air hockey for teens, 4-5 p.m., Cloquet Public Library.

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Campfire Program–Black Bears of MN, 8-8:30 p.m., Jay Cooke State Park, meet at the amphitheater behind the park office. Attendees can discover the world of the Minnesota black bear and how to make their outdoor adventures more bearable. The program will have bench seating, but those who attend can bring a blanket or camp chair for comfort or social distancing.

Saturday, June 11

Alpha Delta Kappa Rummage and Bake Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., 38 Carlton County Road 138, Barnum. Plants and crafts will also be available for purchase. All proceeds go toward the organization’s scholarship and literacy projects.

Carlton County Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to noon, in front of Premiere Theatres, 904 Minnesota 33, Cloquet.

Lady’s Slipper Walk, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Jay Cooke State Park, meet at the River Inn Interpretive Center. This 2-mile moderate hike across the St. Louis River will lead to a scenic hillside of yellow lady’s slipper flowers.

Discovery Table–Geology Rocks! 1-3 p.m., Jay Cooke State Park, set up in front of the River Inn Interpretive Center. People interested can stop by anytime during the two-hour window to hear mini-talks about the rocks of the park. Attendees will learn about the stories left in stone that trace the natural and historical events that happened here.

Sunday, June 12

Birdsong Walk, 8-9:30 a.m., Jay Cooke State Park, meet at the Visitor Center parking lot. Join the naturalist to see who’s flying through the park. The walk will be along a 1½ mile paved trail and is great for beginning birders. Binoculars will be provided.

Why are the Rocks Tilted? Geology Walk, 1-1:30 p.m., Jay Cooke State Park, meet at the River Inn Interpretive Center. The tilted rocks by the river have caused people to wonder and marvel at them for centuries. Join park staff on a short geology walk near the river and discover what powerful forces of the past shaped the tilted rocks. The walk is ¼ mile on a level, grassy surface. Register by calling 218-673-7006 or by emailing carly.hawkinson@state.mn.us .

Monday, June 13

Kids and Family Yoga, 10-10:45 a.m., Cloquet Public Library.

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Teen Reads, 4 p.m., Cloquet Public Library. The library's teen librarian will read aloud chapters from a current book. Snacks are provided.

Tuesday, June 14

Story Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Cloquet Public Library, Join Ms. Keiko as she sings songs and reads a story. The program is designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

Young Old Timers, noon, Cromwell Park Pavilion. All area seniors are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, June 15

Story Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Cloquet Public Library, Join Ms. Keiko as she sings songs and reads a story. The program is designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

Senior Day in Cloquet, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Veteran’s Park in Cloquet. The event will feature music, food, refreshments and more.

Thursday, June 16

Story Stroll, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Veterans Memorial Park.

Snack Chat, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Cloquet Public Library. REACH sponsors the weekly event for kids. Participants will make a snack and chat with others while they eat.

Cloquet American Legion Auxiliary Burger and Coney Fundraiser, 4-7 p.m., Cloquet VFW, 210 Arch St. The fundraiser will be held in the Cloquet VFW parking lot. The cost is $10 for a burger with fries, $9 for a burger only, $7 for a coney with fries and $4 for fries. Dessert is included with the purchase of a burger or a coney. All proceeds will support the organization's local programs for veterans.

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Friday, June 17

What’s Under Your Feet?, 10-11:30 a.m. The Cloquet Public Library hosts a geology field trip with Dr. Alan Chapman to the Thomson Dam.

Ping pong and air hockey for teens, 4-5 p.m., Cloquet Public Library.

Saturday, June 18

Carlton County Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to noon, in front of Premiere Theatres, 904 Minnesota 33, Cloquet.

Monday, June 20

Cloquet Public Library closed.

Make Waves Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m. to noon, Esko Aspostolic Lutheran Church, 25 Church Road, Esko. Children from age 3 through grade 5 are invited to attend from June 20-22. Please call 218-879-3882 with questions.

Tuesday, June 21

Make Waves Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m. to noon, Esko Aspostolic Lutheran Church, 25 Church Road, Esko. Children from age 3 through grade 5 are invited to attend from June 20-22. Please call 218-879-3882 with questions.

Story Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Cloquet Public Library, Join Ms. Keiko as she sings songs and reads a story. The program is designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

Afoutayi Haitian Dance, 2-3 p.m., Cloquet Public Library.

Between the Lines Book Club, 3:30 p.m., Cloquet Public Library.

Carlton Farmers’ Market, 4-6 p.m., McFarland Park, Minnesota 210 and Grand Street, Carlton.

Wednesday, June 22

Make Waves Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m. to noon, Esko Aspostolic Lutheran Church, 25 Church Road, Esko. Children from age 3 through grade 5 are invited to attend from June 20-22. Please call 218-879-3882 with questions.

Story Time, 10-10:30 a.m., Cloquet Public Library, Join Ms. Keiko as she sings songs and reads a story. The program is designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

Thursday, June 23

Family Game Night, 5-7 p.m., Cloquet Public Library.

Friday, June 24

Library Arts and Crafts Fair, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Cloquet Public Library.

Saturday, June 25

Carlton County Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to noon, in front of Premiere Theatres, 904 Minnesota 33, Cloquet.

Carlton VFW Golf Scramble, Pine Hill Golf Course, Carlton. The 21st annual golf tournament will raise money for the post’s relief fund, with all proceeds benefiting veterans, families of veterans and members of the community who are in need.

Recurring events

Cloquet Al-Anon, Tuesdays and Fridays, 10-11 a.m.,103 10th St., Cloquet. Closed meetings. The only membership requirement is that a friend or relative have a problem with alcoholism. Call 218-879-9884.

Clothing Depot, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., R-Tech Insulation Building, Minnesota Highway 73, Cromwell. No large loads will be accepted until further notice as the warehouse is full.

Cribbage, Tuesday, 6 p.m., Villa Vista.

Gamblers Anonymous, Mondays, 7 p.m.; Tuesdays, 5 p.m.; Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 615 12th Ave., Cloquet. Use the parking lot entrance. For more information, call 855-222-5542.

Get to Know Your Neighbor, Wednesdays, 8:30-11:30 a.m., Perch Lake Town Hall, 2779 Big Lake Road, Cloquet. Perch Lake Township residents and friends can stop into the Perch Lake Town Hall on Wednesdays for coffee, refreshments, cards, cribbage, a book exchange and more.

Grief Support Group meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Pine Room at Community Memorial Hospital. This is a general grief support group that is most appropriate for adults. The group will be facilitated by Peggy Maki and questions can be directed to 218-879-4976.

Narcotics Anonymous, Wednesdays, 6:30-8 p.m., Fridays from 6-7:30 p.m., Alano Club, Cloquet. Call 877-767-7676 or visit naminnesota.org .

Riverview Toastmasters, Tuesdays, 7-8 a.m., Cloquet. For more information, visit 5429.toastmastersclubs.org .

Wright Seniors, Wednesdays, 1 p.m., senior building.

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To submit an event to the community calendar, email news@pinejournal.com.