Community Calendar: Rummage and plant sale, Goodwill donation drive, child car seat safety clinic

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Friday, Sept. 24

Bethany Lutheran Church Rummage and Plant Sale, 3-7 p.m. 5660 Minnesota Highway 210, Cromwell.

Saturday, Sept. 25

Bethany Lutheran Church Rummage and Plant Sale, 8 a.m. to noon. 5660 Minnesota Highway 210, Cromwell.

Goodwill donation drive, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., B&B Market, Cloquet. All people who donate stuff during the event will be entered into a drawing to win a $50 meat bundle from B&B Market.

Child car seat safety clinic, 10 a.m. to noon, Cloquet Area Fire District Station 1. Parents can stop by the station to have their child’s car seat inspected free of charge. A certified car seat safety technician will inspect the car seat. Parents will make any necessary adjustments to make sure the seat is properly installed. Child passenger safety clinics are held monthly at the CAFD on a first come, first served basis. For questions contact Sarah Buhs with the CAFD at 218-499-4258 or KaRee Lockling with Min No Aya Win Human Services Center at 218-878-2126.

Monday, Sept. 27

Yoga for All, 10-10:30 a.m., Veterans Memorial Park, Cloquet. The Superior Public Library sponsors yoga for children age 3 and up and adults. The free class will be led by Carolyn Ripp of Nest Wellness Studio. Participants are asked to bring a yoga mat or beach towel. Caregivers with young children are encouraged to participate. In the event of inclement weather, the class will be held in the large meeting room at the library.


Thursday, Sept. 30

Story Stroll, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Veterans Memorial Park, Cloquet. The Cloquet Public Library presents a free story stroll of the book “Hands Up!” by Breanna J. McDaniel. Families can read the story as they stroll through the park.

Bingo,, 12:30 p.m. at Barnum Senior Center. Refreshments will be available and there will be a quilt raffle. Vaccinations preferred.

Saturday, Oct. 2

Goodwill donation drive, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., B&B Market, Cloquet. All people who donate stuff during the event will be entered into a drawing to win a $50 meat bundle from B&B Market.

Sunday, Oct. 3

Trailblazer Mud & Mutts, Oct. 3-9. United Way of Carlton County hosts the virtual family-friendly event that allows participants to run, walk, hike or bike a 5K or 10K. People can participate on the trail of their choice and can bring their canine companions along. Humans who participate receive a packable, usable tote bag and the chance to win raffle prizes. Dog entries are free, and each dog will receive a fun toy and the chance to win special prizes. All proceeds benefit the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, a literacy program for children ages 0-5. Register online by searching for “ Trailblazer Mud & Mutts ” on Facebook.

Tuesday, Oct. 5

Cloquet Forestry Center 5K/10K Run/Walk, 5:30 p.m., Cloquet Forestry Center. The 5K and 10K fun run/walk is free and open to participants of all ages and fitness levels. For more information, visit .

Saturday, Oct. 9

Goodwill donation drive, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., B&B Market, Cloquet. All people who donate stuff during the event will be entered into a drawing to win a $50 meat bundle from B&B Market.

13th annual Suicide Awareness Memorial Walk, 9:30-11 a.m., Carlton High School, 405 School Ave., Carlton. The free event organized by the Carlton County Suicide Prevention Task Force will honor the memory of loved ones who have died by suicide and will raise awareness about suicide and mental wellness. Registration for the walk will begin at 9:30 a.m. The walk, which will start and end at Carlton High School, will start at 10 a.m. Refreshments and a short educational and remembrance presentation from Jessica Laney will follow. Participants may wear something with the name or picture of the person they are remembering, although it is not a requirement. Masks will be required any time participants are indoors, regardless of vaccination status. The event is not a fundraiser — organizers want people to walk in support of mental wellness. Anyone with questions can contact Meghann Levitt by phone at 218-878-2846, or by email .

Tuesday, Oct. 12

Presentation of “Screenagers: Next Chapter,” 6 p.m., Cloquet Public Library. The free screening will begin a series of wellness discussions about teenagers and tweens. Caregivers, educators, teens and tweens are welcome. Snacks and child care will be provided. The event is sponsored by the Carlton County Community and Family Initiatives Department, the Cloquet School District, the Cloquet Public Library, the Cloquet Eagles Club, and United Way of Carlton County. Those interested in attending in-person are asked to RSVP for the live event by visiting . The film will also be available to watch on demand from Oct. 13 to Nov. 1. To RSVP to watch the film on demand, visit .


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.

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

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

Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS), Mondays, Knights of Columbus Hall, 208 Avenue C, Cloquet. Weigh-ins, 5 p.m.

Prostate Cancer Support Group, fourth Mondays, 5-7 p.m., Community Memorial Hospital, Cloquet. Call Mike Sullivan at 218-384-3448 or Phil Maunu at 218-428-2509.

Jen Zettel-Vandenhouten is the regional editor for Duluth Media Group, overseeing the Cloquet Pine Journal and the Superior Telegram.
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