The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Friday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Marquette County Health Department – Clinic Services available today at MCHD are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Carnegie table – The Carnegie Friends of the Library will host a table in the gym at the Ishpeming High School Alumni Open House from 9 a.m. to noon.

New items this year are library totes and historic themed mugs and ornaments. The 2017 calendars will be available, as well as old favorites such as recipe books and note cards.

The Festival of Treasures – street fair will take place in downtown Ishpeming from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Live music, food trucks, sidewalk sales, vendors, artists, and kids’ activities will be featured. The Festival of Treasures is hosted by the Ishpeming Business Association.

Book signing – E. Janet Foster, a longtime resident of Ishpeming and a well-known artist, has at the age of 89 written and illustrated her first children’s book, “A to Z WIth Animals Just For Fun.” She will be signing books from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the Festival of Treasures in downtown Ishpeming.

IHS 1951 – The Ishpeming High School Class of 1951 will observe its 65th class reunion by gathering at the IHS Open House at 10:30 a.m. Those with any questions should call 486-8377 or 486-6248.

Story & Craft Hour – 11 a.m.-noon Community Room. Children ages 4-8 are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed “A Woman’s Way Through the 12 Steps” book discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Schizophrenics Anonymous – is a six-step support group for individuals with schizophrenia or a related disorder. Meetings will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Brantley Drop-In. Contact Annette at 226-1077 for more information.

Alanon – meets 1:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming.

Ninjitsu – class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054.

Fish fry – is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Teen Night – is 6-10 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Reformers Unanimous – addiction classes meet 7-9 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 3755 County Road 456, Skandia. Call the Rev. Lon Russell at 942-7900 or 360-7901.

Dance – The Marquette Folk Dancers have weekly recreational dancing at 7 p.m. at the Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, 1500 W. Washington St. Beginners and visitors always welcome. No experience necessary. Phone 226-9617 for information.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting at 7:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed 12 and 12/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Native American Group meets 8-9 p.m., 1901 Longyear Ave., Marquette. Call 228-8155.

Saturday

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Heroes – The Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library invites children from the area to Al Quaal Recreation Area from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the chance to meet local heroes. Children will also be able to see real police cars, fire trucks, snow plows, and more. All ages are invited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Animal Adaption-Live Reptiles! – 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Listen to David Stokes, naturalist, humorist, and educator, talk about animal adaptations using live animals, puppets, artifacts, songs, and sign language. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health Systems, will have a blood drive at at Grace Lutheran Church, Gwinn, from 2-5 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Joyce Styer at 346-7595.

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

“Under the Radar Michigan,” – Join Emmy Award-winning PBS television program hosts Tom Daldin, and Jim Edelman for an inspirational story of reinvention and discovery. Hear how they do it, why they do it and share great stories from their travels around Michigan. Peter White Public Library Community room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Tuesday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Story time- The Negaunee Public Library offers story time for children of all ages at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the library. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult. For more information, call the library at 475-7700 ext. 18.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Storyteller – Local storyteller Sandy Maki will delight the audience at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library at 11 a.m. with tales about Anansi the Spider and his six sons. She also will share the Blackberry Jam story. All ages are welcome.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Da Upper Yoopers Barbershop – meets at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church at 111 E. Ridge Street, Marquette. People of all ages, all genders, all abilities, all races are welcome to visit and support the chapter, which is a mixed-gender chorus.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Bluesday Tuesday – Live performance by Derrell Syria Project. Sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society. Peter White Public Library Community room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library. This week iSet Up to Sell on Etsy which will show how to set up an account in order to sell hand-crafted items through the Etsy Store online. Technology Tuesday runs from 7-8 p.m. in the Computer Lab on the upper level of the library. Bring personal electronic devices each week. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Heroes – The Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library invites children from the area to Al Quaal Recreation Area from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the chance to meet local heroes. Children will also be able to see real police cars, fire trucks, snow plows, and more. All ages are invited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Animal Adaption-Live Reptiles! – 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Listen to David Stokes, naturalist, humorist, and educator, talk about animal adaptations using live animals, puppets, artifacts, songs, and sign language. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health Systems, will have a blood drive at at Grace Lutheran Church, Gwinn, from 2-5 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Joyce Styer at 346-7595.

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

“Under the Radar Michigan,” – Join Emmy Award-winning PBS television program hosts Tom Daldin, and Jim Edelman for an inspirational story of reinvention and discovery. Hear how they do it, why they do it and share great stories from their travels around Michigan. Peter White Public Library Community room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Saturday

Champion Horse Pull – The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Drags and Tractor Pulls, sponsored by the Champion Volunteer Fire Department and Bayside Beverage, take place at the Champion Horse Pulling Grounds. A pancake breakfast take place from 7-11 a.m. Horse pulls are from 8 a.m. to noon. Garden Tractor Pulls are from noon to 4 p.m. Mud Fun Run is from 4-8 p.m., followed with music by Slave to Gravity.

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Craft, rummage, bake – The Women’s Missionary Society of First Baptist Church in Marquette will be having a craft, rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call 226-2014. First Baptist is at 728 W. Kaye Ave., Marquette.

Kids fishing at Seney – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, in cooperation with the Seney Natural History Association, invites people to participate in the 27th annual Children’s Fishing Day at Seney National Wildlife Refuge. Anglers age 1-16 should register at the Visitor Center before fishing. The registration table will open at 9 a.m. Fish entries will be accepted between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Visitor Center. The Seney National Wildlife Refuge is located off M-77, five miles south of Seney, or two miles north of Germfask. For more information contact Seney National Wildlife Refuge at 906-586-9851 x 15.

Pie – A Community Yard and Pie Sale is planned from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the West Branch Township Hall, 1016 County Road 545 North, Skandia. Space is free, but people wanting to take part in selling should bring their own table. South County Fund Committee’s famous pies will be available for purchase. For questions, call Mick at 942-7737 or Chris at 346-5535.

Meal packing – The Rotary Club of Marquette is celebrating its 100th anniversary by organizing a 100,000-meal packing event.

The meal packing will happen from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Marquette Senior High School. The club needs volunteers – they can be as young as age 5 – to help pack meals during one of the two-hour shifts, 9-11 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Robotics – The public is invited to meet the Cold Logic robotics team and its robot Sparky in the basement of Peter White Public Library in Marquette from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. All ages invited.

Milkweed give away – Superior Watershed Partnership will also be giving away 1,000 milkweed transplants (limit six per family) from 10 a.m. to noon. Stop by the SWP Office, located at 2 Peter White Drive in Presque Isle Park, Marquette. For more information call 906-228-6095 ext. 10, or visit www.superiorwatersheds.org.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Music in Curtis – Saturday Night Music in the Park- Above the Bridge Music in the Round, Week Two is set for 6:30 p.m. at the Erickson Center Park in Curtis. Award-winning Above the Bridge Songwriter’s John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal are joined by artists Jo Serraperre, Dave Boutte, Dana Cooper, and Mike Latini to showcase their talents at another special Saturday night outdoor concert. Donations are welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Pridefest fundraiser – is planned starting at 8 p.m. at The Wild Rover, 142 W. Washington St. This is a fundraising event for Pridefest which will be held in September in Tourist Park. The fundraiser will feature silent auction items, bucket drawings and a 50/50 raffle. The Double Trouble DJs will provide the music.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Home Tour – The annual Ishpeming Historical Society Home Tour Fundraiser, “Historical Places and Interesting Spaces” event will be from noon to 5 p.m. The Jim Flaa home, the Dubinsky home, and the rarely seen second floor of the Ishpeming Post office will be featured, along with Trinity Lutheran Church, where refreshments and snacks will be provided. Tickets are a $10 donation. For further info, visit the Ishpeming Area Historical Society on Facebook, or call 486-8680.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Song afternoon – Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church of Covington is hosting a word and song afternoon. Fellowship is at 2:30 p.m. with coffee and bakery. The service begins at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Les Niemi as the guest speaker. A catered dinner will follow the service. There is a fee for the dinner. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 906-362-8279.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Community dinner – Hope Free Lutheran Church in west Ishpeming will hold its monthly community dinner at 5 p.m. This month’s menu features traditional lasagna and chicken cordon bleu lasagna. Everyone is welcome and there is no charge for the meal. For more information, call the church at 485-5714.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Garden Club – 11 a.m.-noon. Peter White Public Library Children’s Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children’s Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the bird bath. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read Bookfair #1 – 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Having completed at least 10 days of reading, drop by and choose the first free book of the summer! Bring the completed reading log in to get a book. Remember to track how many minutes read each day and help us earn a library-lockin at the end of the summer if we reach 3,000 hours. Free. For more information call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health Systems, will have a blood drive at Bethany Lutheran Church, Ishpeming, from 3-6 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Doug or Jill Carter at 485-4103.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5-5:30 p.m., meeting is 5:45 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 360-3585.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youth class, 5-6 p.m. at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Saturday

Champion Horse Pull – The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Drags and Tractor Pulls, sponsored by the Champion Volunteer Fire Department and Bayside Beverage, take place at the Champion Horse Pulling Grounds. A pancake breakfast take place from 7-11 a.m. Horse pulls are from 8 a.m. to noon. Garden Tractor Pulls are from noon to 4 p.m. Mud Fun Run is from 4-8 p.m., followed with music by Slave to Gravity.

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Craft, rummage, bake – The Women’s Missionary Society of First Baptist Church in Marquette will be having a craft, rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call 226-2014. First Baptist is at 728 W. Kaye Ave., Marquette.

Kids fishing at Seney – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, in cooperation with the Seney Natural History Association, invites people to participate in the 27th annual Children’s Fishing Day at Seney National Wildlife Refuge. Anglers age 1-16 should register at the Visitor Center before fishing. The registration table will open at 9 a.m. Fish entries will be accepted between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Visitor Center. The Seney National Wildlife Refuge is located off M-77, five miles south of Seney, or two miles north of Germfask. For more information contact Seney National Wildlife Refuge at 906-586-9851 x 15.

Pie – A Community Yard and Pie Sale is planned from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the West Branch Township Hall, 1016 County Road 545 North, Skandia. Space is free, but people wanting to take part in selling should bring their own table. South County Fund Committee’s famous pies will be available for purchase. For questions, call Mick at 942-7737 or Chris at 346-5535.

Meal packing – The Rotary Club of Marquette is celebrating its 100th anniversary by organizing a 100,000-meal packing event.

The meal packing will happen from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Marquette Senior High School. The club needs volunteers – they can be as young as age 5 – to help pack meals during one of the two-hour shifts, 9-11 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Robotics – The public is invited to meet the Cold Logic robotics team and its robot Sparky in the basement of Peter White Public Library in Marquette from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. All ages invited.

Milkweed give away – Superior Watershed Partnership will also be giving away 1,000 milkweed transplants (limit six per family) from 10 a.m. to noon. Stop by the SWP Office, located at 2 Peter White Drive in Presque Isle Park, Marquette. For more information call 906-228-6095 ext. 10, or visit www.superiorwatersheds.org.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Music in Curtis – Saturday Night Music in the Park- Above the Bridge Music in the Round, Week Two is set for 6:30 p.m. at the Erickson Center Park in Curtis. Award-winning Above the Bridge Songwriter’s John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal are joined by artists Jo Serraperre, Dave Boutte, Dana Cooper, and Mike Latini to showcase their talents at another special Saturday night outdoor concert. Donations are welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Pridefest fundraiser – is planned starting at 8 p.m. at The Wild Rover, 142 W. Washington St. This is a fundraising event for Pridefest which will be held in September in Tourist Park. The fundraiser will feature silent auction items, bucket drawings and a 50/50 raffle. The Double Trouble DJs will provide the music.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Home Tour – The annual Ishpeming Historical Society Home Tour Fundraiser, “Historical Places and Interesting Spaces” event will be from noon to 5 p.m. The Jim Flaa home, the Dubinsky home, and the rarely seen second floor of the Ishpeming Post office will be featured, along with Trinity Lutheran Church, where refreshments and snacks will be provided. Tickets are a $10 donation. For further info, visit the Ishpeming Area Historical Society on Facebook, or call 486-8680.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Song afternoon – Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church of Covington is hosting a word and song afternoon. Fellowship is at 2:30 p.m. with coffee and bakery. The service begins at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Les Niemi as the guest speaker. A catered dinner will follow the service. There is a fee for the dinner. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 906-362-8279.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Community dinner – Hope Free Lutheran Church in west Ishpeming will hold its monthly community dinner at 5 p.m. This month’s menu features traditional lasagna and chicken cordon bleu lasagna. Everyone is welcome and there is no charge for the meal. For more information, call the church at 485-5714.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Garden Club – 11 a.m.-noon. Peter White Public Library Children’s Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children’s Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the bird bath. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read Bookfair #1 – 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Having completed at least 10 days of reading, drop by and choose the first free book of the summer! Bring the completed reading log in to get a book. Remember to track how many minutes read each day and help us earn a library-lockin at the end of the summer if we reach 3,000 hours. Free. For more information call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health Systems, will have a blood drive at Bethany Lutheran Church, Ishpeming, from 3-6 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Doug or Jill Carter at 485-4103.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5-5:30 p.m., meeting is 5:45 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 360-3585.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youth class, 5-6 p.m. at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 6 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Soo Bahk Do Karate – classes for ages 7-adult offered 6-7 p.m., beginner teen and adult 6:30-7 p.m., black belts 7-8:15 p.m. and (Dan) class 8-9:30 p.m. at Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723 for more info/private lessons.

Bridge – is played at 6:30 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Grief Support Group – meets 6:30 p.m. at Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming. Call 485-5561.

Grief Support – Messiah Lutheran Church is offering a grief support group at 7 p.m. This group gives participants the chance to remember their loved ones, learn about the journey of grief, and support others who are in the midst of their own journey. The group will be facilitated by the Rev. Dave Van Kley and retired social worker Beth Wendricks, and participants will use Allan Wolfelt’s book “Understanding Your Grief” as an additional guide. To sign up, call the church office at 225-1119. Messiah Lutheran Church is located at 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette.

Superiorland Toastmasters Meeting at 7-8:30 p.m., second and fourth Mondays of each month, at the Peninsula Medical Center building in Suite 47, 1414 W. Fair Ave., Marquette. Conference room lower level. For more information, visit 3834.toastmastersclubs.org.

Panic Relief – panic attack and anxiety program offered at 7 p.m. via teleconference call. To participate, call 732-940-9658. For more info, visit www.panicreliefinc.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Emanuel Lutheran Church, U.S. 41 South, Skandia.

Let’s Get Graphic – Peter White Public Library’s graphic novel book club will discuss the science fiction classic “The Incal” by legendary comic book team Alexandro Jodorowsky and Moebius. Book contains graphic imagery and adult language, parental discretion is advised. Meets this month at Taiga Games 1015 N. Third Street, Marquette, 7:30 p.m. www.pwpl.info or 228-9510

Mainstream Square Dancing – 7:30 p.m. For location/more information, email tlc@chartermi.net or call 225-5702.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at Mitchell Methodist Church, 207 N. Teal Lake Ave., Negaunee.

Al-Anon – meets 7:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming. Barrier-free. Last Monday is open meeting.

Open Gym – from 8-9:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Tuesday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Story time- The Negaunee Public Library offers story time for children of all ages at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the library. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult. For more information, call the library at 475-7700 ext. 18.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Storyteller – Local storyteller Sandy Maki will delight the audience at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library at 11 a.m. with tales about Anansi the Spider and his six sons. She also will share the Blackberry Jam story. All ages are welcome.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Da Upper Yoopers Barbershop – meets at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church at 111 E. Ridge Street, Marquette. People of all ages, all genders, all abilities, all races are welcome to visit and support the chapter, which is a mixed-gender chorus.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Bluesday Tuesday – Live performance by Derrell Syria Project. Sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society. Peter White Public Library Community room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library. This week iSet Up to Sell on Etsy which will show how to set up an account in order to sell hand-crafted items through the Etsy Store online. Technology Tuesday runs from 7-8 p.m. in the Computer Lab on the upper level of the library. Bring personal electronic devices each week. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Heroes – The Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library invites children from the area to Al Quaal Recreation Area from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the chance to meet local heroes. Children will also be able to see real police cars, fire trucks, snow plows, and more. All ages are invited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Animal Adaption-Live Reptiles! – 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Listen to David Stokes, naturalist, humorist, and educator, talk about animal adaptations using live animals, puppets, artifacts, songs, and sign language. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health Systems, will have a blood drive at at Grace Lutheran Church, Gwinn, from 2-5 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Joyce Styer at 346-7595.

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

“Under the Radar Michigan,” – Join Emmy Award-winning PBS television program hosts Tom Daldin, and Jim Edelman for an inspirational story of reinvention and discovery. Hear how they do it, why they do it and share great stories from their travels around Michigan. Peter White Public Library Community room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising.

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Open Gym – from 10-11:30 a.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Stretch and Learn – 10:30-11:30 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Stretch and Learn for ages 28. Free. Join for stories, yoga, stretching and other movement activities. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets at noon at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 249-3529 for info/partners.

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Program – 1-3 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. STEM for grades K through eighth. Kids will be grouped according to grade level. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Computer class – Anyone in need of computer help can join a class at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library at 2 p.m. A beginning computer class is scheduled. Some laptops will be available for use. Bring a device if you have one. This class is designed for adults.

Sociable Seniors – meets at 5 p.m. at Hardee’s Restaurant, Marquette. Call 360-9450.

Karate-Spirit – Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Negaunee YMCA: Children 6-12 years at 5-6 p.m., Family Class 6-7 p.m.. Call the Y at 475-9666 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

TOPS – Group 1579 meets at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 440 Stoneville Road, Ishpeming. Weigh-in at 5 p.m., meeting at 5:30 p.m.

TOPS – Group 1372 meets at Silver Creek Church, 219 Silver Creek Road, Harvey. Weigh-in 5:30-6:10 p.m., meeting at 6:15 p.m. Call 226-7930.

Zumba Class – meets 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Harvey Baptist Church. Cost is $3 per session, with proceeds going to missions around the world. Call 249-1013 and leave a message.

Dog Nights – 6-7:30 p.m. Peter White Public Library Children’s Room. All children are invited to come read to a dog. Increase reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a friendly, calm dog. Free, no registration required. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Overeaters Anonymous – Step and Tradition meeting, 6 p.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 715 Mather , Ishpeming. Call 361-4947.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Second Chance meeting is 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Marquette Courthouse Annex, Room 41. Handicapped accessible.

Author Wayne Wiegand – Why Americans Love Their Libraries. Tracing the history of the public library through records and testimonies from as early as 1850, Dr. Wiegand has listened to the voices of everyday patrons who cherished libraries. Part of Our Lives paints a clear and engaging picture of Americans who value libraries not only as civic institutions, but also as social spaces for promoting and maintaining community. Book sale & signing. Peter White Public Library Shiras room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Chess – is played at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St., Marquette. Free lessons available, chess sets and boards provided. Call 869-1719.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Prince of Peace Church in Harvey.

Gamblers Anonymous – closed meeting, 7 p.m. (open meeting last Thursdays), First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Mailing address: G.A., P.O. Box 34, Marquette, MI 49855. Call 226-3610.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 7:30 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at the Michigamme Community Library.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book group meets 7:30 p.m., upstairs of Parties Unlimited in Ishpeming.

Narcotics Anonymous – “Never in the Dark” closed meeting is 7:30 p.m., Marquette General Hospital Mountain Room. Call 866-506-6557.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 8 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Church in Gwinn. Open meeting. Handicapped accessible.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting is 8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, corner of Elm and Chocolay, Munising. Call 866-310-9077.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Friday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Craft, rummage, bake – The Women’s Missionary Society of First Baptist Church in Marquette will be having a craft, rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call 226-2014. First Baptist is at 728 W. Kaye Ave., Marquette.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Dance – The public is welcome to join Miss Sadie from New Attitudes Dance Studio at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library at 10:30 a.m. for a fun, creative movement dance class just for tots and preschoolers. The class is designed for ages 18 months to 4 years.

Robotics – The public is invited to meet the Cold Logic robotics team and its robot Sparky at the Forsyth Township Public Library in Gwinn from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Story & Craft Hour, Ages 4+ – 11 a.m. -noon, Youth Services Atrium/Community Room. Children ages 4-8 are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed “A Woman’s Way Through the 12 Steps” book discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Schizophrenics Anonymous – is a six-step support group for individuals with schizophrenia or a related disorder. Meetings will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Brantley Drop-In. Contact Annette at 226-1077 for more information.

Alanon – meets 1:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming.

Ninjitsu – class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054.

Fish fry – is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Teen Night – is 6-10 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Champion Horse Pull – The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Drags and Tractor Pulls, sponsored by the Champion Volunteer Fire Department and Bayside Beverage, take place at the Champion Horse Pulling Grounds. A firemen’s tournament is from 7-9 p.m., with the gate fees going to the Pigs’n’Heat Fire Relief Fund. Music will be provided by The Slam Tones starting at 8 p.m.

Reformers Unanimous – addiction classes meet 7-9 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 3755 County Road 456, Skandia. Call the Rev. Lon Russell at 942-7900 or 360-7901.

Dance – The Marquette Folk Dancers have weekly recreational dancing at 7 p.m. at the Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, 1500 W. Washington St. Beginners and visitors always welcome. No experience necessary. Phone 226-9617 for information.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting at 7:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed 12 and 12/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Native American Group meets 8-9 p.m., 1901 Longyear Ave., Marquette. Call 228-8155.

Saturday

Champion Horse Pull – The 60th annual Champion Horse Pulling, Mud Drags and Tractor Pulls, sponsored by the Champion Volunteer Fire Department and Bayside Beverage, take place at the Champion Horse Pulling Grounds. A pancake breakfast take place from 7-11 a.m. Horse pulls are from 8 a.m. to noon. Garden Tractor Pulls are from noon to 4 p.m. Mud Fun Run is from 4-8 p.m., followed with music by Slave to Gravity.

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Craft, rummage, bake – The Women’s Missionary Society of First Baptist Church in Marquette will be having a craft, rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call 226-2014. First Baptist is at 728 W. Kaye Ave., Marquette.

Kids fishing at Seney – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, in cooperation with the Seney Natural History Association, invites people to participate in the 27th annual Children’s Fishing Day at Seney National Wildlife Refuge. Anglers age 1-16 should register at the Visitor Center before fishing. The registration table will open at 9 a.m. Fish entries will be accepted between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Visitor Center. The Seney National Wildlife Refuge is located off M-77, five miles south of Seney, or two miles north of Germfask. For more information contact Seney National Wildlife Refuge at 906-586-9851 x 15.

Pie – A Community Yard and Pie Sale is planned from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the West Branch Township Hall, 1016 County Road 545 North, Skandia. Space is free, but people wanting to take part in selling should bring their own table. South County Fund Committee’s famous pies will be available for purchase. For questions, call Mick at 942-7737 or Chris at 346-5535.

Meal packing – The Rotary Club of Marquette is celebrating its 100th anniversary by organizing a 100,000-meal packing event.

The meal packing will happen from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Marquette Senior High School. The club needs volunteers – they can be as young as age 5 – to help pack meals during one of the two-hour shifts, 9-11 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Robotics – The public is invited to meet the Cold Logic robotics team and its robot Sparky in the basement of Peter White Public Library in Marquette from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. All ages invited.

Milkweed give away – Superior Watershed Partnership will also be giving away 1,000 milkweed transplants (limit six per family) from 10 a.m. to noon. Stop by the SWP Office, located at 2 Peter White Drive in Presque Isle Park, Marquette. For more information call 906-228-6095 ext. 10, or visit www.superiorwatersheds.org.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Music in Curtis – Saturday Night Music in the Park- Above the Bridge Music in the Round, Week Two is set for 6:30 p.m. at the Erickson Center Park in Curtis. Award-winning Above the Bridge Songwriter’s John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal are joined by artists Jo Serraperre, Dave Boutte, Dana Cooper, and Mike Latini to showcase their talents at another special Saturday night outdoor concert. Donations are welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Pridefest fundraiser – is planned starting at 8 p.m. at The Wild Rover, 142 W. Washington St. This is a fundraising event for Pridefest which will be held in September in Tourist Park. The fundraiser will feature silent auction items, bucket drawings and a 50/50 raffle. The Double Trouble DJs will provide the music.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Home Tour – The Ishpeming Area Historical Society will hold its annual Historic Places & Interesting Spaces Tour Fundraiser from noon to 5 p.m. This year, the tour honors Jim Flaa, who helped develop the community. His family home on Third St. at Ridge Street; the Ishpeming Post Office, celebrating its centennial, (including the rarely seen second floor); and Flaa’s church, Trinity Lutheran, celebrating 145 years are included on the tour. In addition, the Dubinsky home (Michigan Street east of Third Street) will be featured.

Tickets are a $10 donation. Visit the locations in any order; there are guides at each stop. The city’s gardens will also be featured. Refreshments will be available at Trinity Lutheran Church throughout the afternoon.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Song afternoon – Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church of Covington is hosting a word and song afternoon. Fellowship is at 2:30 p.m. with coffee and bakery. The service begins at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Les Niemi as the guest speaker. A catered dinner will follow the service. There is a fee for the dinner. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 906-362-8279.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Community dinner – Hope Free Lutheran Church in west Ishpeming will hold its monthly community dinner at 5 p.m. This month’s menu features traditional lasagna and chicken cordon bleu lasagna. Everyone is welcome and there is no charge for the meal. For more information, call the church at 485-5714.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Garden Club – 11 a.m.-noon. Peter White Public Library Children’s Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children’s Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the bird bath. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read Bookfair #1 – 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Having completed at least 10 days of reading, drop by and choose the first free book of the summer! Bring the completed reading log in to get a book. Remember to track how many minutes read each day and help us earn a library-lockin at the end of the summer if we reach 3,000 hours. Free. For more information call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health Systems, will have a blood drive at Bethany Lutheran Church, Ishpeming, from 3-6 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Doug or Jill Carter at 485-4103.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5-5:30 p.m., meeting is 5:45 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 360-3585.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youth class, 5-6 p.m. at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 6 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Soo Bahk Do Karate – classes for ages 7-adult offered 6-7 p.m., beginner teen and adult 6:30-7 p.m., black belts 7-8:15 p.m. and (Dan) class 8-9:30 p.m. at Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723 for more info/private lessons.

Bridge – is played at 6:30 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Grief Support Group – meets 6:30 p.m. at Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming. Call 485-5561.

Grief Support – Messiah Lutheran Church is offering a grief support group at 7 p.m. This group gives participants the chance to remember their loved ones, learn about the journey of grief, and support others who are in the midst of their own journey. The group will be facilitated by the Rev. Dave Van Kley and retired social worker Beth Wendricks, and participants will use Allan Wolfelt’s book “Understanding Your Grief” as an additional guide. To sign up, call the church office at 225-1119. Messiah Lutheran Church is located at 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette.

Superiorland Toastmasters Meeting at 7-8:30 p.m., second and fourth Mondays of each month, at the Peninsula Medical Center building in Suite 47, 1414 W. Fair Ave., Marquette. Conference room lower level. For more information, visit 3834.toastmastersclubs.org.

Panic Relief – panic attack and anxiety program offered at 7 p.m. via teleconference call. To participate, call 732-940-9658. For more info, visit www.panicreliefinc.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Emanuel Lutheran Church, U.S. 41 South, Skandia.

Let’s Get Graphic – Peter White Public Library’s graphic novel book club will discuss the science fiction classic “The Incal” by legendary comic book team Alexandro Jodorowsky and Moebius. Book contains graphic imagery and adult language, parental discretion is advised. Meets this month at Taiga Games 1015 N. Third Street, Marquette, 7:30 p.m. www.pwpl.info or 228-9510

Mainstream Square Dancing – 7:30 p.m. For location/more information, email tlc@chartermi.net or call 225-5702.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at Mitchell Methodist Church, 207 N. Teal Lake Ave., Negaunee.

Al-Anon – meets 7:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming. Barrier-free. Last Monday is open meeting.

Open Gym – from 8-9:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Tuesday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Story time- The Negaunee Public Library offers story time for children of all ages at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the library. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult. For more information, call the library at 475-7700 ext. 18.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Storyteller – Local storyteller Sandy Maki will delight the audience at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library at 11 a.m. with tales about Anansi the Spider and his six sons. She also will share the Blackberry Jam story. All ages are welcome.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Da Upper Yoopers Barbershop – meets at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church at 111 E. Ridge Street, Marquette. People of all ages, all genders, all abilities, all races are welcome to visit and support the chapter, which is a mixed-gender chorus.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Bluesday Tuesday – Live performance by Derrell Syria Project. Sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society. Peter White Public Library Community room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library. This week iSet Up to Sell on Etsy which will show how to set up an account in order to sell hand-crafted items through the Etsy Store online. Technology Tuesday runs from 7-8 p.m. in the Computer Lab on the upper level of the library. Bring personal electronic devices each week. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Heroes – The Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library invites children from the area to Al Quaal Recreation Area from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the chance to meet local heroes. Children will also be able to see real police cars, fire trucks, snow plows, and more. All ages are invited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Animal Adaption-Live Reptiles! – 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Listen to David Stokes, naturalist, humorist, and educator, talk about animal adaptations using live animals, puppets, artifacts, songs, and sign language. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of U.P. Health Systems, will have a blood drive at at Grace Lutheran Church, Gwinn, from 2-5 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Joyce Styer at 346-7595.

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

“Under the Radar Michigan,” – Join Emmy Award-winning PBS television program hosts Tom Daldin, and Jim Edelman for an inspirational story of reinvention and discovery. Hear how they do it, why they do it and share great stories from their travels around Michigan. Peter White Public Library Community room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising.

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Open Gym – from 10-11:30 a.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Stretch and Learn – 10:30-11:30 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Stretch and Learn for ages 28. Free. Join for stories, yoga, stretching and other movement activities. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets at noon at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 249-3529 for info/partners.

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Program – 1-3 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. STEM for grades K through eighth. Kids will be grouped according to grade level. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Computer class – Anyone in need of computer help can join a class at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library at 2 p.m. A beginning computer class is scheduled. Some laptops will be available for use. Bring a device if you have one. This class is designed for adults.

Sociable Seniors – meets at 5 p.m. at Hardee’s Restaurant, Marquette. Call 360-9450.

Karate-Spirit – Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Negaunee YMCA: Children 6-12 years at 5-6 p.m., Family Class 6-7 p.m.. Call the Y at 475-9666 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

TOPS – Group 1579 meets at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 440 Stonevi

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to “mailto:rprusi@miningjournal.net”>rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

UPAWS rummage – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., just off U.S. 41 West on County Road 492. Take the road between Michigan Sales and LaFayette Collision near Goodwill. Everything is priced to sell and all proceeds benefit UPAWS.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Open Gym – from 10-11:30 a.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Stretch and Learn – 10:30-11:30 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Stretch and Learn for ages 28. Free. Join for stories, yoga, stretching and other movement activities. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

The Men’s Lunch Group – meets at 11 a.m. fourth Thursdays at Hong Kong Buffet, Marquette. For details call Phil Puotinen at 228-3910.

The Marquette Beautification & Restoration Committee – will meet at noon at the Landmark Inn. Mike Angeli, Marquette City Manager, will present an “Update on the City of Marquette.” A lunch is available, at a cost. One does not have to be a committee member to attend. For more information, visit www.mqtbeautification.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets at noon at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 249-3529 for info/partners.

Author – “Valley Cats” author Gretchen Preston will visit the Negaunee Public Library at 2 p.m. She will talk about how to explore books with the five senses. She will also share stories about the valley cats. Meet her service dog Floyd, too. This presentation is appropriate for children, who must be accompanied by a loving adult. As always, this event is free to the public.

Sociable Seniors – meets at 5 p.m. at Hardee’s Restaurant, Marquette. Call 360-9450.

Karate-Spirit – Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Negaunee YMCA: Children 6-12 years at 5-6 p.m., Family Class 6-7 p.m.. Call the Y at 475-9666 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

TOPS – Group 1579 meets at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 440 Stoneville Road, Ishpeming. Weigh-in at 5 p.m., meeting at 5:30 p.m.

TOPS – Group 1372 meets at Silver Creek Church, 219 Silver Creek Road, Harvey. Weigh-in 5:30-6:10 p.m., meeting at 6:15 p.m. Call 226-7930.

Zumba Class – meets 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Harvey Baptist Church. Cost is $3 per session, with proceeds going to missions around the world. Call 249-1013 and leave a message.

Dog Nights – 6-7:30 p.m. Peter White Public Library Children’s Room. All children are invited to come read to a dog. Increase reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a friendly, calm dog. Free, no registration required. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Overeaters Anonymous – Step and Tradition meeting, 6 p.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 715 Mather , Ishpeming. Call 361-4947.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Second Chance meeting is 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Marquette Courthouse Annex, Room 41. Handicapped accessible.

UPAWS film – “Redemption,” a film about the no-kill revolution featuring the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter, will be screened at the Historic Vista Theater, Negaunee, at 7 p.m. The showing is being hosted by the theater and the Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council. The event is free and open to the public. Donations to UPAWS are welcome.

Author Jeff Vande Zande – “Detroit Muscle,” Marquette native and Delta College professor talks about his newly published book about a recovering Oxycontin addict who must return to Michigan to begin to put some kind of life together. Struggling to make amends with those that he has hurt with his addiction while trying to stay one step ahead of those to whom he still owes money, things only begin to change for him once he agrees to a road trip across Michigan with his grandfather in a reconditioned ’68 Firebird. Peter White Public Library Shiras room, 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Chess – is played at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St., Marquette. Free lessons available, chess sets and boards provided. Call 869-1719.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Prince of Peace Church in Harvey.

Gamblers Anonymous – closed meeting, 7 p.m. (open meeting last Thursdays), First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Mailing address: G.A., P.O. Box 34, Marquette, MI 49855. Call 226-3610.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 7:30 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at the Michigamme Community Library.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Graveraet 1952 – The Graveraet Class of 1952 will meet at noon the fourth Wednesday of the month at Jeffrey’s in Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

NARFE – The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Chapter 1900 will meet at 1:30 p.m. in Room B of the Marquette Senior Service Center, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette. For additional information call 906-475-0362.

Bergonzi String Quartet Children’s Concert – 2-3 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for this wonderful, interactive concert. Great for children, the live Bergonzi String quartet will present an entertaining and fun concert at the Peter White Public Library. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Teen Harry Potter Book Club – 4-5 p.m., Peter White Public Library Shiras Room. All Muggles in grades 6 to 12 are invited to color pages from the new Harry Potter coloring book and join in a discussion of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Free of charge. For more info, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

NAMI fundraiser – The Chocolay Raptor Center will host a fundraiser for National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette at 5:30 p.m. at Frazier’s Lake Superior Yacht Yard, adjacent to the Lake Superior Theatre and Mattson Park in Marquette. Suggested donation is $15 per person and children are free. The public to meet the Chocolay Raptor Center’s three ambassador raptors – great horned owl, red-tailed hawk, and peregrine falcon. For more information call 906-249-3598 or 906-360-7107.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Tuesday

MCHD – No clinic services available this date at Marquette County Health Department.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Graveraet Class of 1953 – will have an 11 a.m. gathering at The Crossroads. Phone 906-475-5119.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

Historical – The Champion-Beacon-Humboldt Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. in the Humboldt Township Hall, 5178 County Road FA, in Humboldt. Everyone is invited to attend.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cancer Support Group – meets at 4 p.m., every third Tuesday at the Gwinn Club House in the drop in center room. For more information call Liz Brown at 362-2322.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

BYO Dinner Theater – “In the Heart of the Sea,” 2015; PG-13; 122 min. A recounting of a New England whaling ship’s sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick. Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson. Peter White Public Library Community room, 6 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Da Upper Yoopers Barbershop – meets at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church at 111 E. Ridge Street, Marquette. People of all ages, all genders, all abilities, all races are welcome to visit and support the chapter, which is a mixed-gender chorus.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Grief Support Group – for survivors of suicide loss meets 7-8:30 p.m. third Tuesdays in the Dandelion Cottage Room at the Peter White Public Library. For details call 228-6545, ext. 10.

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library at 7 p.m. This week is is a troubleshooting workshop for questions about electronic devices. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Graveraet 1952 – The Graveraet Class of 1952 will meet at noon the fourth Wednesday of the month at Jeffrey’s in Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

NARFE – The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Chapter 1900 will meet at 1:30 p.m. in Room B of the Marquette Senior Service Center, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette. For additional information call 906-475-0362.

Bergonzi String Quartet Children’s Concert – 2-3 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for this wonderful, interactive concert. Great for children, the live Bergonzi String quartet will present an entertaining and fun concert at the Peter White Public Library. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Teen Harry Potter Book Club – 4-5 p.m., Peter White Public Library Shiras Room. All Muggles in grades 6 to 12 are invited to color pages from the new Harry Potter coloring book and join in a discussion of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Free of charge. For more info, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

NAMI fundraiser – The Chocolay Raptor Center will host a fundraiser for National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette at 5:30 p.m. at Frazier’s Lake Superior Yacht Yard, adjacent to the Lake Superior Theatre and Mattson Park in Marquette. Suggested donation is $15 per person and children are free. The public to meet the Chocolay Raptor Center’s three ambassador raptors – great horned owl, red-tailed hawk, and peregrine falcon. For more information call 906-249-3598 or 906-360-7107.

Bike Path Tour – The Marquette Regional History Center presents: The Amazing Bike Path Tour at 6 p.m. at MRHC. The event is a group bike ride with Jim Koski around Marquette’s bike path system, starting and ending at the History Center with over a dozen stops, visiting everything from old lumber mills and railroad yards to a one-time city dump. See clues to Marquette’s history you may have ridden by and never noticed. There is a $5 suggested donation. Visit marquettehistory.org or call 906-226-3571 for more info.

Caregiver Support – A Caregiver Support Group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of the month in the Huron Room at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry. Call 293-9156.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Saturday

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo – at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Events begin at 8 a.m. and are capped by a barn dance at 9 p.m. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

The Run/Walk for the Red, White and Blue – will be in Ishpeming on the Iron Ore Heritage Trail. Registration and bib pickup will be at the VFW Post building at 310 Bank St. from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Race starts at 10 a.m. The entry fees are as follows: youth 12 and under, $10; 13 to 17, $15; and 18 and up, $20. UPRR members get a $2 discount. Entry forms can be obtained at the Ishpeming VFW Post and the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 906-235-5517.

Republic Area Town Wide Annual Rummage Sale – is set from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sales will take place in North and South Republic and along M-95. Some 20 families are involved. There will be a Flea Market Tent at the Chicken Coop and a six-unit estate sale at the storage building along M-95. Maps are available at the Republic Town Hall, The Summer Place and Peter’s True Value.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

Marine Sale – at Marquette Yacht Club in Lower Harbor is planned from 9 a.m. to noon. The public is welcome to buy and sell items such as boats, motors, trailers, fishing tackle, anchors, lifejackets and the like. Space is free.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Tai Chi – An introductory workshop to the mind/body of practice of Tai Chi is set from 9:30 a.m.-noon at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette. Tai Chi Chuan was first developed in China during the 8th century by Buddhist monks. It increases balance and mental focus, lowers blood pressure and regulates immune function. No experience is necessary. There is no cost for the workshop. The Saturday morning workshop is sponsored by the Cedar Tree Institute, a nonprofit organization that provides services and initiates projects in the areas of mental health, religion, and the environment. For more information call 906-228-5494.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Knit-in-Public Day – at the commons in downtown Marquette is from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All knitters are welcome to join this public event.

Used book sale, pie social – The Carnegie Friends of the Library are holding a used book sale and pie social from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Book prices are 25 cents for paperbacks and 50 cents for hard covers. A piece of pie with beverage of choice costs only $2.50. People are invited to check out the Antiques Appraisal event, too. The library is located at 317 N. Main St. in Ishpeming.

Alger Delta Cooperative Electric Association – is hosting its 2016 Annual Meeting starting at 11 a.m. at the U.P. State Fairgrounds in Escanaba. Business meeting at 1 p.m. To ensure enough food and fun for everyone, the cooperative asks members to RSVP at algerdelta.com or by calling 906-428-4141 or 800-562-0950.

Steelworkers fun – United Steelworkers Locals 4950 and 4974 would like to invite its members, retirees, and their families to and afternoon of food and fun. This event will take place from noon to 5 p.m. at the Al Quall pavilion in Ishpeming. There will be games for the kids and live music.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. ET

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Cadet Squadron – Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 2 p.m. first/third Saturdays at Silver Creek Church. Open to ages 12-21.

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Saturday Night Music in the Park – Above the Bridge Music in the Round will be presented at 6:30 p.m. at the Erickson Center Park in Curtis. Donations are welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

Baha’i Faith Firesides – meets at 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays. Call 228-6976.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo – at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Events begin at 9 a.m. Dads get in free with a family member. Be “Tough Enough to Wear Pink” in support of breast cancer awareness. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

Rock Lions Breakfast – The Rock Lions monthly Third Sunday all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rock Lions Club along M-35 in Rock. The buffet includes eggs prepared to order and omelets, bacon, sausage, ham, hash brown potatoes, biscuits and sausage gravy, pancakes, French toast, English muffins, cereal, a variety of fruits, lots of dessert items, and coffee, tea, milk and juice. The charge is adults $8; ages 6-12, $5; and ages 5 and under eat free.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Farewell – A farewell potluck lunch for the Rev. Doug and Peggy Mater follows the 10 a.m. worship service at the Negaunee Mitchell United Methodist church. Cake will be provided. Everyone is invited

Michigan Iron Industry Museum – noon to 4 p.m., “Iron, Steel and The Automobile,” The 27th Annual Antique Auto Exhibit with more than 50 vintage vehicles from the 1910s to 1969; live music by the Bluffs Orchestra (jazz and swing); food concession sponsored by Teaching Family Homes.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at noon ET.

Hike – To assist hikers meet their Hike 100 Challenge, the local North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the NCTA is hosting four Third Sunday Hikes this summer. The first is scheduled for Father’s Day, and will commence at 1 p.m. at the corner of Mangum Road and Sand River Road. Those who wish to carpool from Marquette, contact Lorana Jinkerson at 226-6210 or nct@northcountrytrail.org. Carpools will leave Marquette approximately 12:30 p.m. The hike will head south from Mangum Road on the North Country National Scenic Trail, Segment 5, northcountrytrail.org/nct/PeterWhite.htm Bring bug dope or nets, cameras, water, a snack and a hiking pole if desired, along with your father, other family or friends and either begin your Hike 100 Challenge or add miles to it. The hike should be over by 4 p.m.

Dance – Everyone is welcome to a dance at the Trenary Community Building from 1-5 p.m. Music will be provided by Cedar Creek. Admission is $5 and lunch is available for a small charge.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 2 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Breastfeeding Mothers Group – meets 11 a.m.-noon third Mondays in the Family Birthing Center Classroom at UP Health System-Marquette. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers and their children welcome. For details call 225-3081.

Garden Club – 11 a.m.-noon. Peter White Public Library Children’s Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children’s Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the bird bath. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Matinee Movie – “The Lady in the Van,” 2015; PG-13; 104 min. A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her van that’s parked in his driveway. Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent. Peter White Public Library Community room, 12:30 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Gwinn Caregivers – support group meets 1 p.m. third Mondays at the Gwinn Clubhouse (Forsyth Senior Center). For more information, call 346-9862.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Harry Potter Fan Club – 2-3 p.m. All Muggles in grades 2 through 5 are invited to come talk the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter and do fun activities and games. Free of charge. Open to the public. For more information call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5-5:30 p.m., meeting is 5:45 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 360-3585.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youth class, 5-6 p.m. at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

Photos “A Michigan Photo Presentation” by John Macdonald is planned at the Peter White Library, Marquette, at 5:30 p.m. Over the last 10 years Macdonald has accumulated many beautiful photographs from the state of Michigan. About two-thirds of them are from the Upper Peninsula. His recently published book features waterfalls, sunsets, architecture, and more.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Diabetes kick off -The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation – Great Lakes West Chapter and U.P. Diabetes Outreach Network are holding a Type 1 summer kickoff event. This free event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. The event will include fun, food and access to the museum. All T1D families are welcome. Register online at jdrfdiabetesconference.wufoo.com/forms/skxcxf31ivizng/ or by emailing Jillian at jbreneman@jdrf.org.

Cadet Squadron – Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 6 p.m. first/third Mondays at the Munising American Legion. Open to ages 12-21.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 6 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Soo Bahk Do Karate – classes for ages 7-adult offered 6-7 p.m., beginner teen and adult 6:30-7 p.m., black belts 7-8:15 p.m. and (Dan) class 8-9:30 p.m. at Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723 for more info/private lessons.

Returnable collection – Local Boy Scout Troop 302 will be conducting a bottle and can drive in the city of Marquette and Marquette Township 6:30-8 p.m. During the month of June, all proceeds will go toward local Scout projects. Any individuals or businesses wishing make a donation or to arrange bottle can pick up can contact Assistant Scout Leader Chuck Suckow at 906-225-5169 or adult volunteer Marcia Parkkonen, at 906-360-1590.

Bridge – is played at 6:30 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Grief Support Group – meets 6:30 p.m. at Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming. Call 485-5561.

Grief Support – Messiah Lutheran Church is offering a grief support group at 7 p.m. This group gives participants the chance to remember their loved ones, learn about the journey of grief, and support others who are in the midst of their own journey. The group will be facilitated by the Rev. Dave Van Kley and retired social worker Beth Wendricks, and participants will use Allan Wolfelt’s book “Understanding Your Grief” as an additional guide. To sign up, call the church office at 225-1119. Messiah Lutheran Church is located at 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette.

Disabled American Veterans and DAV Auxiliary – Chapter 22 Marquette County meets 7 p.m. the third Monday of every month at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette. Go around back to the lower level and enter under the canopy. Call 236-5253.

Panic Relief – panic attack and anxiety program offered at 7 p.m. via teleconference call. To participate, call 732-940-9658. For more info, visit www.panicreliefinc.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Emanuel Lutheran Church, U.S. 41 South, Skandia.

Mainstream Square Dancing – 7:30 p.m. For location/more information, email tlc@chartermi.net or call 225-5702.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at Mitchell Methodist Church, 207 N. Teal Lake Ave., Negaunee.

Al-Anon – meets 7:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming. Barrier-free. Last Monday is open meeting.

Open Gym – from 8-9:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Tuesday

MCHD – No clinic services available this date at Marquette County Health Department.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Graveraet Class of 1953 – will have an 11 a.m. gathering at The Crossroads. Phone 906-475-5119.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

Historical – The Champion-Beacon-Humboldt Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. in the Humboldt Township Hall, 5178 County Road FA, in Humboldt. Everyone is invited to attend.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cancer Support Group – meets at 4 p.m., every third Tuesday at the Gwinn Club House in the drop in center room. For more information call Liz Brown at 362-2322.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

BYO Dinner Theater – “In the Heart of the Sea,” 2015; PG-13; 122 min. A recounting of a New England whaling ship’s sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick. Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson. Peter White Public Library Community room, 6 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Da Upper Yoopers Barbershop – meets at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church at 111 E. Ridge Street, Marquette. People of all ages, all genders, all abilities, all races are welcome to visit and support the chapter, which is a mixed-gender chorus.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Grief Support Group – for survivors of suicide loss meets 7-8:30 p.m. third Tuesdays in the Dandelion Cottage Room at the Peter White Public Library. For details call 228-6545, ext. 10.

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library at 7 p.m. This week is is a troubleshooting workshop for questions about electronic devices. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Graveraet 1952 – The Graveraet Class of 1952 will meet at noon the fourth Wednesday of the month at Jeffrey’s in Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

NARFE – The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Chapter 1900 will meet at 1:30 p.m. in Room B of the Marquette Senior Service Center, 300 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette. For additional information call 906-475-0362.

Bergonzi String Quartet Children’s Concert – 2-3 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for this wonderful, interactive concert. Great for children, the live Bergonzi String quartet will present an entertaining and fun concert at the Peter White Public Library. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Teen Harry Potter Book Club – 4-5 p.m., Peter White Public Library Shiras Room. All Muggles in grades 6 to 12 are invited to color pages from the new Harry Potter coloring book and join in a discussion of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Free of charge. For more info, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

NAMI fundraiser – The Chocolay Raptor Center will host a fundraiser for National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette at 5:30 p.m. at Frazier’s Lake Superior Yacht Yard, adjacent to the Lake Superior Theatre and Mattson Park in Marquette. Suggested donation is $15 per person and children are free. The public to meet the Chocolay Raptor Center’s three ambassador raptors – great horned owl, red-tailed hawk, and peregrine falcon. For more information call 906-249-3598 or 906-360-7107.

Bike Path Tour – The Marquette Regional History Center presents: The Amazing Bike Path Tour at 6 p.m. at MRHC. The event is a group bike ride with Jim Koski around Marquette’s bike path system, starting and ending at the History Center with over a dozen stops, visiting everything from old lumber mills and railroad yards to a one-time city dump. See clues to Marquette’s history you may have ridden by and never noticed. There is a $5 suggested donation. Visit marquettehistory.org or call 906-226-3571 for more info.

Caregiver Support – A Caregiver Support Group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of the month in the Huron Room at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry. Call 293-9156.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Friday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

U.P. Book Market – Meet 18 U.P. authors and enjoy the best selection of local works in the Upper Peninsula. Live music. Sponsored by the Upper Peninsula Publishers & Authors Association and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. Outdoors on the Front Street Lawn, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. No admission charge. 226-4318

Story & Craft Hour, Ages 4+ – 11 a.m. -noon, Youth Services Atrium/Community Room. Children ages 4-8 are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Bingo – Bell Auxiliary is sponsoring a senior luncheon and bingo every third Friday of the month. The luncheon/bingo will be at the Ishpeming Senior Center from noon to 2 p.m. There is no charge. A number of seats available. Sign up at the senior center. For questions, call Senior Center at 485-5527.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed “A Woman’s Way Through the 12 Steps” book discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Wildlife Safari – 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Ages 3 and up. Join for an afternoon of adventure and fun with live animals from around the world. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Schizophrenics Anonymous – is a six-step support group for individuals with schizophrenia or a related disorder. Meetings will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Brantley Drop-In. Contact Annette at 226-1077 for more information.

Alanon – meets 1:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming.

Ninjitsu – class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054.

Fish fry – is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Horsemanship competition at 5 p.m., thank you pig roast at 7 p.m. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

Bike safety – The UP Health System – Marquette Trauma Department, in conjunction with Kohl’s Department Stores, will host the Kohl’s Cares Heads U.P. on Safety event at Marquette Commons, South Third Street. The event will begin at 5 p.m. and last until 7 p.m., during which there will be a bike safety presentation, bike licensing, bike safety and fit checks, obstacle course, and a drawing for two free bikes. This free event features hands-on learning and valuable information for families on bike safety. The first 250 children, ages 13 and under, will receive a helmet after attending a safety program presentation. Children must be present for the entire safety program in order to receive a free helmet. No registration is required.

Free flights – Lake Superior Chapter 850 of the Experimental Aircraft Association will offer free airplane flights for youths ages 8 through 17. Registration is from 6-8 p.m. at Sawyer Airport’s General Aviation Terminal, located about a mile south of the passenger terminal. Parents or legal guardians must complete a permission form before the flight; note that relatives are not legal guardians. Students who flew in the program during prior years may now take additional flights. Flights last about 20 minutes and are offered through the Young Eagles program. All pilots are certified by the Federal Aviation Administration and donate the use of their planes. Be aware that fights may be canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions. For more information, call 906-361-6196.

Teen Night – is 6-10 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Concert – Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery is hosting a Superior String Alliance Concert at 6:30 p.m. There is no admission charge but donations for the alliance will be welcomed.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at 7 p.m. ET

Reformers Unanimous – addiction classes meet 7-9 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 3755 County Road 456, Skandia. Call the Rev. Lon Russell at 942-7900 or 360-7901.

Dance – The Marquette Folk Dancers have weekly recreational dancing at 7 p.m. at the Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, 1500 W. Washington St. Beginners and visitors always welcome. No experience necessary. Phone 226-9617 for information.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting at 7:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed 12 and 12/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Native American Group meets 8-9 p.m., 1901 Longyear Ave., Marquette. Call 228-8155.

Saturday

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Events begin at 8 a.m. and are capped by a barn dance at 9 p.m. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

The Run/Walk for the Red, White and Blue – will be in Ishpeming on the Iron Ore Heritage Trail. Registration and bib pickup will be at the VFW Post building at 310 Bank St. from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Race starts at 10 a.m. The entry fees are as follows: youth 12 and under, $10; 13 to 17, $15; and 18 and up, $20. UPRR members get a $2 discount. Entry forms can be obtained at the Ishpeming VFW Post and the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 906-235-5517.

Republic Area Town Wide Annual Rummage Sale – is set from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sales will take place in North and South Republic and along M-95. Some 20 families are involved. There will be a Flea Market Tent at the Chicken Coop and a six-unit estate sale at the storage building along M-95. Maps are available at the Republic Town Hall, The Summer Place and Peter’s True Value.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

Marine Sale – at Marquette Yacht Club in Lower Harbor is planned from 9 a.m. to noon. The public is welcome to buy and sell items such as boats, motors, trailers, fishing tackle, anchors, lifejackets and the like. Space is free.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Tai Chi – An introductory workshop to the mind/body of practice of Tai Chi is set from 9:30 a.m.-noon at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette. Tai Chi Chuan was first developed in China during the 8th century by Buddhist monks. It increases balance and mental focus, lowers blood pressure and regulates immune function. No experience is necessary. There is no cost for the workshop. The Saturday morning workshop is sponsored by the Cedar Tree Institute, a nonprofit organization that provides services and initiates projects in the areas of mental health, religion, and the environment. For more information call 906-228-5494.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Knit-in-Public Day – at the commons in downtown Marquette is from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All knitters are welcome to join this public event.

Used book sale, pie social – The Carnegie Friends of the Library are holding a used book sale and pie social from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Book prices are 25 cents for paperbacks and 50 cents for hard covers. A piece of pie with beverage of choice costs only $2.50. People are invited to check out the Antiques Appraisal event, too. The library is located at 317 N. Main St. in Ishpeming.

Alger Delta Cooperative Electric Association – is hosting its 2016 Annual Meeting starting at 11 a.m. at the U.P. State Fairgrounds in Escanaba. Business meeting at 1 p.m. To ensure enough food and fun for everyone, the cooperative asks members to RSVP at algerdelta.com or by calling 906-428-4141 or 800-562-0950.

Steelworkers fun – United Steelworkers Locals 4950 and 4974 would like to invite its members, retirees, and their families to and afternoon of food and fun. This event will take place from noon to 5 p.m. at the Al Quall pavilion in Ishpeming. There will be games for the kids and live music.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. ET

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Cadet Squadron – Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 2 p.m. first/third Saturdays at Silver Creek Church. Open to ages 12-21.

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Saturday Night Music in the Park – Above the Bridge Music in the Round will be presented at 6:30 p.m. at the Erickson Center Park in Curtis. Donations are welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

Baha’i Faith Firesides – meets at 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays. Call 228-6976.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Events begin at 9 a.m. Dads get in free with a family member. Be “Tough Enough to Wear Pink” in support of breast cancer awareness. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

Rock Lions Breakfast – The Rock Lions monthly Third Sunday all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rock Lions Club along M-35 in Rock. The buffet includes eggs prepared to order and omelets, bacon, sausage, ham, hash brown potatoes, biscuits and sausage gravy, pancakes, French toast, English muffins, cereal, a variety of fruits, lots of dessert items, and coffee, tea, milk and juice. The charge is adults $8; ages 6-12, $5; and ages 5 and under eat free.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Farewell – A farewell potluck lunch for the Rev. Doug and Peggy Mater follows the 10 a.m. worship service at the Negaunee Mitchell United Methodist church. Cake will be provided. Everyone is invited

Michigan Iron Industry Museum – noon to 4 p.m., “Iron, Steel and The Automobile,” The 27th Annual Antique Auto Exhibit with more than 50 vintage vehicles from the 1910s to 1969; live music by the Bluffs Orchestra (jazz and swing); food concession sponsored by Teaching Family Homes.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at noon ET.

Hike – To assist hikers meet their Hike 100 Challenge, the local North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the NCTA is hosting four Third Sunday Hikes this summer. The first is scheduled for Father’s Day, and will commence at 1 p.m. at the corner of Mangum Road and Sand River Road. Those who wish to carpool from Marquette, contact Lorana Jinkerson at 226-6210 or nct@northcountrytrail.org. Carpools will leave Marquette approximately 12:30 p.m. The hike will head south from Mangum Road on the North Country National Scenic Trail, Segment 5, northcountrytrail.org/nct/PeterWhite.htm Bring bug dope or nets, cameras, water, a snack and a hiking pole if desired, along with your father, other family or friends and either begin your Hike 100 Challenge or add miles to it. The hike should be over by 4 p.m.

Dance – Everyone is welcome to a dance at the Trenary Community Building from 1-5 p.m. Music will be provided by Cedar Creek. Admission is $5 and lunch is available for a small charge.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 2 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Breastfeeding Mothers Group – meets 11 a.m.-noon third Mondays in the Family Birthing Center Classroom at UP Health System-Marquette. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers and their children welcome. For details call 225-3081.

Garden Club – 11 a.m.-noon. Peter White Public Library Children’s Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children’s Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the bird bath. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Matinee Movie – “The Lady in the Van,” 2015; PG-13; 104 min. A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her van that’s parked in his driveway. Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent. Peter White Public Library Community room, 12:30 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Gwinn Caregivers – support group meets 1 p.m. third Mondays at the Gwinn Clubhouse (Forsyth Senior Center). For more information, call 346-9862.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Harry Potter Fan Club – 2-3 p.m. All Muggles in grades 2 through 5 are invited to come talk the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter and do fun activities and games. Free of charge. Open to the public. For more information call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5-5:30 p.m., meeting is 5:45 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 360-3585.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youth class, 5-6 p.m. at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

Photos “A Michigan Photo Presentation” by John Macdonald is planned at the Peter White Library, Marquette, at 5:30 p.m. Over the last 10 years Macdonald has accumulated many beautiful photographs from the state of Michigan. About two-thirds of them are from the Upper Peninsula. His recently published book features waterfalls, sunsets, architecture, and more.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Diabetes kick off -The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation – Great Lakes West Chapter and U.P. Diabetes Outreach Network are holding a Type 1 summer kickoff event. This free event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. The event will include fun, food and access to the museum. All T1D families are welcome. Register online at jdrfdiabetesconference.wufoo.com/forms/skxcxf31ivizng/ or by emailing Jillian at jbreneman@jdrf.org.

Cadet Squadron – Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 6 p.m. first/third Mondays at the Munising American Legion. Open to ages 12-21.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 6 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Soo Bahk Do Karate – classes for ages 7-adult offered 6-7 p.m., beginner teen and adult 6:30-7 p.m., black belts 7-8:15 p.m. and (Dan) class 8-9:30 p.m. at Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723 for more info/private lessons.

Returnable collection – Local Boy Scout Troop 302 will be conducting a bottle and can drive in the city of Marquette and Marquette Township 6:30-8 p.m. During the month of June, all proceeds will go toward local Scout projects. Any individuals or businesses wishing make a donation or to arrange bottle can pick up can contact Assistant Scout Leader Chuck Suckow at 906-225-5169 or adult volunteer Marcia Parkkonen, at 906-360-1590.

Bridge – is played at 6:30 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Grief Support Group – meets 6:30 p.m. at Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming. Call 485-5561.

Grief Support – Messiah Lutheran Church is offering a grief support group at 7 p.m. This group gives participants the chance to remember their loved ones, learn about the journey of grief, and support others who are in the midst of their own journey. The group will be facilitated by the Rev. Dave Van Kley and retired social worker Beth Wendricks, and participants will use Allan Wolfelt’s book “Understanding Your Grief” as an additional guide. To sign up, call the church office at 225-1119. Messiah Lutheran Church is located at 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette.

Disabled American Veterans and DAV Auxiliary – Chapter 22 Marquette County meets 7 p.m. the third Monday of every month at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette. Go around back to the lower level and enter under the canopy. Call 236-5253.

Panic Relief – panic attack and anxiety program offered at 7 p.m. via teleconference call. To participate, call 732-940-9658. For more info, visit www.panicreliefinc.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Emanuel Lutheran Church, U.S. 41 South, Skandia.

Mainstream Square Dancing – 7:30 p.m. For location/more information, email tlc@chartermi.net or call 225-5702.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at Mitchell Methodist Church, 207 N. Teal Lake Ave., Negaunee.

Al-Anon – meets 7:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming. Barrier-free. Last Monday is open meeting.

Open Gym – from 8-9:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Tuesday

MCHD – No clinic services available this date at Marquette County Health Department.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Graveraet Class of 1953 – will have an 11 a.m. gathering at The Crossroads. Phone 906-475-5119.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

Historical – The Champion-Beacon-Humboldt Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. in the Humboldt Township Hall, 5178 County Road FA, in Humboldt. Everyone is invited to attend.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cancer Support Group – meets at 4 p.m., every third Tuesday at the Gwinn Club House in the drop in center room. For more information call Liz Brown at 362-2322.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

BYO Dinner Theater – “In the Heart of the Sea,” 2015; PG-13; 122 min. A recounting of a New England whaling ship’s sinking by a giant whale in 1820, an experience that later inspired the great novel Moby-Dick. Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Brendan Gleeson. Peter White Public Library Community room, 6 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Da Upper Yoopers Barbershop – meets at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church at 111 E. Ridge Street, Marquette. People of all ages, all genders, all abilities, all races are welcome to visit and support the chapter, which is a mixed-gender chorus.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Grief Support Group – for survivors of suicide loss meets 7-8:30 p.m. third Tuesdays in the Dandelion Cottage Room at the Peter White Public Library. For details call 228-6545, ext. 10.

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library at 7 p.m. This week is is a troubleshooting workshop for questions about electronic devices. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Open Gym – from 10-11:30 a.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Stretch and Learn – 10:30-11:30 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Stretch and Learn for ages 28. Free. Join for stories, yoga, stretching and other movement activities. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets at noon at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Ishpeming High School Class of 1958 – will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. at the Jasper Ridge Brewery in Ishpeming. Spouses are welcome. The class meets at Jasper Ridge the third Thursday of every month. For more information, call 228-3066.

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Program – 1-3 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. STEM for grades K through eighth. Kids will be grouped according to grade level. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 249-3529 for info/partners.

Aktion Club – community service group for adults who live with a disability meets 1:30-2:30 p.m. first/third Thursdays at the Tourville West Clubhouse, Marquette. Call Troy Connors at 251-8353 or Miriam Black at 360-9430.

Sociable Seniors – meets at 5 p.m. at Hardee’s Restaurant, Marquette. Call 360-9450.

Karate-Spirit – Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Negaunee YMCA: Children 6-12 years at 5-6 p.m., Family Class 6-7 p.m.. Call the Y at 475-9666 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

TOPS – Group 1579 meets at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 440 Stoneville Road, Ishpeming. Weigh-in at 5 p.m., meeting at 5:30 p.m.

TOPS – Group 1372 meets at Silver Creek Church, 219 Silver Creek Road, Harvey. Weigh-in 5:30-6:10 p.m., meeting at 6:15 p.m. Call 226-7930.

Zumba Class – meets 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Harvey Baptist Church. Cost is $3 per session, with proceeds going to missions around the world. Call 249-1013 and leave a message.

Dog Nights – 6-7:30 p.m. Peter White Public Library Children’s Room. All children are invited to come read to a dog. Increase reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a friendly, calm dog. Free, no registration required. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Marquette Jaycees – meets for 6 p.m. social, 6:30 p.m. meeting the third Thursdays in the board room at the Landmark Inn, Marquette. Call 458-5783.

Music on Third – An eclectic mix of local musicians will play along the sidewalks of Third Street in Marquette’s Downtown District from 6-8 p.m. Visit www.downtownmarquette.org for more information.

Overeaters Anonymous – Step and Tradition meeting, 6 p.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 715 Mather , Ishpeming. Call 361-4947.

Modern Classics – “Independence Day.” See the original in anticipation of the upcoming sequel. 1996; action/adventure/sci-fi, PG-13, 145 min. Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum. The aliens are coming and their goal is to invade and destroy Earth. Fighting superior technology, mankind’s best weapon is the will to survive. Academy Award winner- Best Visual Effects. Peter White Public Library Community room, 6:30 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

The MooseWood Nature Center – will host its annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Northern Michigan Universities Mead Auditorium, West Science Building, located at 2701 Presque Isle Ave. in Marquette. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend. A short business meeting will take place, beginning at 6:30 pm. followed by a 7 p.m. presentation by Jim McCommons. McCommons will present “George Shiras, His U.P. Legacy and the Migratory Bird Act.” Jim will introduce Shiras and talk about his involvement with Congress developing the migratory bird act. Light refreshments will be available.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Second Chance meeting is 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Marquette Courthouse Annex, Room 41. Handicapped accessible.

Chess – is played at 7 p.m. at the Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St., Marquette. Free lessons available, chess sets and boards provided. Call 869-1719.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Prince of Peace Church in Harvey.

Gamblers Anonymous – closed meeting, 7 p.m. (open meeting last Thursdays), First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Mailing address: G.A., P.O. Box 34, Marquette, MI 49855. Call 226-3610.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Musical evening – A performance featuring a variety of songs from Superior Arts Youth Theater members presenting musical numbers from their favorite SAYT productions throughout years is planned at 7:30 p.m. at Forest Roberts Theatre on the campus of Northern Michigan University. The evening will also be a special tribute to Nikke (Nason) Soni who will leave lher position as Youth Theater Director after 15 years of directing in Marquette. This will be a special showcase featuring numerous local talents, fun production numbers, and of course a special send off to Nikke. The suggested donation is $5-$10 at door. For more information call 888-785-0512 or email saytheater@gmail.com.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 7:30 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at the Michigamme Community Library.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book group meets 7:30 p.m., upstairs of Parties Unlimited in Ishpeming.

Narcotics Anonymous – “Never in the Dark” closed meeting is 7:30 p.m., Marquette General Hospital Mountain Room. Call 866-506-6557.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 8 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Church in Gwinn. Open meeting. Handicapped accessible.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting is 8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, corner of Elm and Chocolay, Munising. Call 866-310-9077.

Friday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

U.P. Book Market – Meet 18 U.P. authors and enjoy the best selection of local works in the Upper Peninsula. Live music. Sponsored by the Upper Peninsula Publishers & Authors Association and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. Outdoors on the Front Street Lawn, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. No admission charge. 226-4318

Story & Craft Hour, Ages 4+ – 11 a.m. -noon, Youth Services Atrium/Community Room. Children ages 4-8 are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Bingo – Bell Auxiliary is sponsoring a senior luncheon and bingo every third Friday of the month. The luncheon/bingo will be at the Ishpeming Senior Center from noon to 2 p.m. There is no charge. A number of seats available. Sign up at the senior center. For questions, call Senior Center at 485-5527.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed “A Woman’s Way Through the 12 Steps” book discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Wildlife Safari – 1-2 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Ages 3 and up. Join for an afternoon of adventure and fun with live animals from around the world. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Schizophrenics Anonymous – is a six-step support group for individuals with schizophrenia or a related disorder. Meetings will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Brantley Drop-In. Contact Annette at 226-1077 for more information.

Alanon – meets 1:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming.

Ninjitsu – class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054.

Fish fry – is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Horsemanship competition at 5 p.m., thank you pig roast at 7 p.m. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

Bike safety – The UP Health System – Marquette Trauma Department, in conjunction with Kohl’s Department Stores, will host the Kohl’s Cares Heads U.P. on Safety event at Marquette Commons, South Third Street. The event will begin at 5 p.m. and last until 7 p.m., during which there will be a bike safety presentation, bike licensing, bike safety and fit checks, obstacle course, and a drawing for two free bikes. This free event features hands-on learning and valuable information for families on bike safety. The first 250 children, ages 13 and under, will receive a helmet after attending a safety program presentation. Children must be present for the entire safety program in order to receive a free helmet. No registration is required.

Free flights – Lake Superior Chapter 850 of the Experimental Aircraft Association will offer free airplane flights for youths ages 8 through 17. Registration is from 6-8 p.m. at Sawyer Airport’s General Aviation Terminal, located about a mile south of the passenger terminal. Parents or legal guardians must complete a permission form before the flight; note that relatives are not legal guardians. Students who flew in the program during prior years may now take additional flights. Flights last about 20 minutes and are offered through the Young Eagles program. All pilots are certified by the Federal Aviation Administration and donate the use of their planes. Be aware that fights may be canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions. For more information, call 906-361-6196.

Teen Night – is 6-10 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Concert – Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery is hosting a Superior String Alliance Concert at 6:30 p.m. There is no admission charge but donations for the alliance will be welcomed.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at 7 p.m. ET

Reformers Unanimous – addiction classes meet 7-9 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 3755 County Road 456, Skandia. Call the Rev. Lon Russell at 942-7900 or 360-7901.

Dance – The Marquette Folk Dancers have weekly recreational dancing at 7 p.m. at the Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, 1500 W. Washington St. Beginners and visitors always welcome. No experience necessary. Phone 226-9617 for information.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting at 7:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed 12 and 12/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Native American Group meets 8-9 p.m., 1901 Longyear Ave., Marquette. Call 228-8155.

Saturday

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Events begin at 8 a.m. and are capped by a barn dance at 9 p.m. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

The Run/Walk for the Red, White and Blue – will be in Ishpeming on the Iron Ore Heritage Trail. Registration and bib pickup will be at the VFW Post building at 310 Bank St. from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Race starts at 10 a.m. The entry fees are as follows: youth 12 and under, $10; 13 to 17, $15; and 18 and up, $20. UPRR members get a $2 discount. Entry forms can be obtained at the Ishpeming VFW Post and the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 906-235-5517.

Republic Area Town Wide Annual Rummage Sale – is set from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sales will take place in North and South Republic and along M-95. Some 20 families are involved. There will be a Flea Market Tent at the Chicken Coop and a six-unit estate sale at the storage building along M-95. Maps are available at the Republic Town Hall, The Summer Place and Peter’s True Value.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

Marine Sale – at Marquette Yacht Club in Lower Harbor is planned from 9 a.m. to noon. The public is welcome to buy and sell items such as boats, motors, trailers, fishing tackle, anchors, lifejackets and the like. Space is free.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Tai Chi – An introductory workshop to the mind/body of practice of Tai Chi is set from 9:30 a.m.-noon at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette. Tai Chi Chuan was first developed in China during the 8th century by Buddhist monks. It increases balance and mental focus, lowers blood pressure and regulates immune function. No experience is necessary. There is no cost for the workshop. The Saturday morning workshop is sponsored by the Cedar Tree Institute, a nonprofit organization that provides services and initiates projects in the areas of mental health, religion, and the environment. For more information call 906-228-5494.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Knit-in-Public Day – at the commons in downtown Marquette is from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All knitters are welcome to join this public event.

Used book sale, pie social – The Carnegie Friends of the Library are holding a used book sale and pie social from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Book prices are 25 cents for paperbacks and 50 cents for hard covers. A piece of pie with beverage of choice costs only $2.50. People are invited to check out the Antiques Appraisal event, too. The library is located at 317 N. Main St. in Ishpeming.

Alger Delta Cooperative Electric Association – is hosting its 2016 Annual Meeting starting at 11 a.m. at the U.P. State Fairgrounds in Escanaba. Business meeting at 1 p.m. To ensure enough food and fun for everyone, the cooperative asks members to RSVP at algerdelta.com or by calling 906-428-4141 or 800-562-0950.

Steelworkers fun – United Steelworkers Locals 4950 and 4974 would like to invite its members, retirees, and their families to and afternoon of food and fun. This event will take place from noon to 5 p.m. at the Al Quall pavilion in Ishpeming. There will be games for the kids and live music.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. ET

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Cadet Squadron – Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 2 p.m. first/third Saturdays at Silver Creek Church. Open to ages 12-21.

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Saturday Night Music in the Park – Above the Bridge Music in the Round will be presented at 6:30 p.m. at the Erickson Center Park in Curtis. Donations are welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

Baha’i Faith Firesides – meets at 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays. Call 228-6976.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

11th annual Great Lakes Rodeo at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. Events begin at 9 a.m. Dads get in free with a family member. Be “Tough Enough to Wear Pink” in support of breast cancer awareness. Admission: Adults (13 and over), $12 at the gate, $10 in advance; Children (6-12 years), $6 at the gate, $5 in advance and senior (65+), $8 per day. Advance tickets available at the Third Base Bar in Marquette or the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce in Ishpeming.

Rock Lions Breakfast – The Rock Lions monthly Third Sunday all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rock Lions Club along M-35 in Rock. The buffet includes eggs prepared to order and omelets, bacon, sausage, ham, hash brown potatoes, biscuits and sausage gravy, pancakes, French toast, English muffins, cereal, a variety of fruits, lots of dessert items, and coffee, tea, milk and juice. The charge is adults $8; ages 6-12, $5; and ages 5 and under eat free.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Farewell – A farewell potluck lunch for the Rev. Doug and Peggy Mater follows the 10 a.m. worship service at the Negaunee Mitchell United Methodist church. Cake will be provided. Everyone is invited

Michigan Iron Industry Museum – noon to 4 p.m., “Iron, Steel and The Automobile,” The 27th Annual Antique Auto Exhibit with more than 50 vintage vehicles from the 1910s to 1969; live music by the Bluffs Orchestra (jazz and swing); food concession sponsored by Teaching Family Homes.

Pow Wow – 40th Annual Great Lakes Area Traditional Pow Wow will be hosted by the Hannahville Indian Community at the Woodland Gathering Grounds, directly behind the Island Resort and Casino, Sweetgrass Golf Course on Hannahville B-1 Road. Open to the public, this event has a $5 admission fee, per individual. Cost includes a button for weekend admittance. Elders 55 and over and children 5 and under are free. Grand entry is at noon ET.

Hike – To assist hikers meet their Hike 100 Challenge, the local North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the NCTA is hosting four Third Sunday Hikes this summer. The first is scheduled for Father’s Day, and will commence at 1 p.m. at the corner of Mangum Road and Sand River Road. Those who wish to carpool from Marquette, contact Lorana Jinkerson at 226-6210 or nct@northcountrytrail.org. Carpools will leave Marquette approximately 12:30 p.m. The hike will head south from Mangum Road on the North Country National Scenic Trail, Segment 5, northcountrytrail.org/nct/PeterWhite.htm Bring bug dope or nets, cameras, water, a snack and a hiking pole if desired, along with your father, other family or friends and either begin your Hike 100 Challenge or add miles to it. The hike should be over by 4 p.m.

Dance – Everyone is welcome to a dance at the Trenary Community Building from 1-5 p.m. Music will be provided by Cedar Creek. Admission is $5 and lunch is available for a small charge.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 2 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Breastfeeding Mothers Group – meets 11 a.m.-noon third Mondays in the Family Birthing Center Classroom at UP Health System-Marquette. Pregnant or breastfeeding mothers and their children welcome. For details call 225-3081.

Garden Club – 11 a.m.-noon. Peter White Public Library Children’s Butterfly Garden. Garden Club for ages 5 and up. Help maintain the Children’s Butterfly Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help children with pruning, weeding, fertilizing, picking vegetables, and refilling the bird bath. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Matinee Movie – “The Lady in the Van,” 2015; PG-13; 104 min. A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her van that’s parked in his driveway. Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent. Peter White Public Library Community room, 12:30 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Gwinn Caregivers – support group meets 1 p.m. third Mondays at the Gwinn Clubhouse (Forsyth Senior Center). For more information, call 346-9862.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Harry Potter Fan Club – 2-3 p.m. All Muggles in grades 2 through 5 are invited to come talk the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter and do fun activities and games. Free of charge. Open to the public. For more information call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5-5:30 p.m., meeting is 5:45 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 360-3585.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youth class, 5-6 p.m. at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

Photos “A Michigan Photo Presentation” by John Macdonald is planned at the Peter White Library, Marquette, at 5:30 p.m. Over the last 10 years Macdonald has accumulated many beautiful photographs from the state of Michigan. About two-thirds of them are from the Upper Peninsula. His recently published book features waterfalls, sunsets, architecture, and more.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Diabetes kick off -The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation – Great Lakes West Chapter and U.P. Diabetes Outreach Network are holding a Type 1 summer kickoff event. This free event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at the U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. The event will include fun, food and access to the museum. All T1D families are welcome. Register online at jdrfdiabetesconference.wufoo.com/forms/skxcxf31ivizng/ or by emailing Jillian at jbreneman@jdrf.org.

Cadet Squadron – Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 6 p.m. first/third Mondays at the Munising American Legion. Open to ages 12-21.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 6 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Soo Bahk Do Karate – classes for ages 7-adult offered 6-7 p.m., beginner teen and adult 6:30-7 p.m., black belts 7-8:15 p.m. and (Dan) class 8-9:30 p.m. at Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723 for more info/private lessons.

Returnable collection – Local Boy Scout Troop 302 will be conducting a bottle and can drive in the city of Marquette and Marquette Township 6:30-8 p.m. During the month of June, all proceeds will go toward local Scout projects. Any individuals or businesses wishing make a donation or to arrange bottle can pick up can contact Assistant Scout Leader Chuck Suckow at 906-225-5169 or adul

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Wednesday

Meeting canceled – The Marquette Range Steelworkers Retirees Club’s June 15 meeting has been canceled. Regular meetings will resume Aug. 10.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

County EDC – Board of Directors of the Economic Development Corporation of the County of Marquette will meet at 8 a.m. at the Lake Superior Community Partnership office, located at 501 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Fish! – 1-2:30 p.m. Peter White Library Community Room. Children of all ages are invited to practice casting a fishing line with South Shore Fishing Association; get a lesson on sea lampreys from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service; watch a fish dissection by the Michigan DNR; play fishing games and make a craft. Free of charge. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

World Politics – discussion group meets 2-4 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore in Munising.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive at Dairy Queen in Munising from 3-7 p.m. with the bloodmobile. No appointments necessary.

Theater fundraiser – The public is invited to join the Superior Arts Youth Theater from 3-7 p.m. for an evening of fun and bowling. The theme is beginning of the summer luau party so come in favorite luau accessories. 20 percent of all the proceeds will be going to the youth theater. The event will take place at Superior Lanes, 3060 U.S. 41 W, Marquette. For more information log on to saytheater.org/events-page/bowling-fundraiser/

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Grief Support – Open grief support group meets 5-6:30 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at Lake Superior Hospice in Marquette. For details call Michele Napier at 225-7760.

Forsyth Library – The Power of Reading at Forsyth Township Public Library will kick off with a party from 5:30-6:30 p.m. “Star Wars” movie characters and refreshments will be part of the party. The reading program goes from June 13-July 23.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Bariatric Support Group – meets 6-7 p.m. third Wednesdays, Arcadia Health Care, Marquette. Call 800-440-7862.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

Marquette Genealogical Society – meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library Shiras room. There will be trivia and new members are welcome.

Grief Support Group – meets 7 p.m. third Wednesdays at the St. Joseph Activity Center in Ishpeming. Meetings are open to anyone grieving the loss of a loved one.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Tuesday

Pasty Sale – at the VFW Post 5670 on M-35 in New Swanzy, on the second Tuesday of each month. To order call 346-5670.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

NHS 1951 – meets for brunch at 10 a.m. second Tuesdays, Negaunee Senior Center. Call 485-1178 or 250-7141.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Story time- The Negaunee Public Library offers story time for children of all ages at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the library. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult. For more information, call the library at 475-7700 ext. 18.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

VA Romo Post 3165 Ladies Auxiliary – will hold a meeting at 1 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month in the upstairs of the post home in Negaunee.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

LEGO Mania – 2-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. LEGO Mania for ages 5 and up. Meet other Lego enthusiasts and build Lego projects. Free. LEGOs provided. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Compassionate Friends – The Upper Peninsula Chapter of Compassionate Friends meets at 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Marquette. The group offers support to families and individuals who have experienced the death of a child regardless of age. For more information, call 249-1948.

Weeknight Concert – Live performance by singer/songwriter/folk guitarist Dave Bett performs his original songs composed while sailing in Guatemala on the beautiful Rio Dulce all winter. Slide show of the sailing adventure accompanies the music. Sponsored by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the PWPL. Peter White Public Library Community room. 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318.

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library at 7 p.m. This week is Download E-books & Audio Books. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Marquette County Veterans Services Committee – will meet at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month in the board room on the basement level of the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette. The committee functions to serve all veterans and veterans activities. Representatives from local organizations or members of the general public are invited to attend. For more information, call George LaBlonde 236-5253 or email at glablonde@gmail.com.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Wednesday

Meeting canceled – The Marquette Range Steelworkers Retirees Club’s June 15 meeting has been canceled. Regular meetings will resume Aug. 10.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

County EDC – Board of Directors of the Economic Development Corporation of the County of Marquette will meet at 8 a.m. at the Lake Superior Community Partnership office, located at 501 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Fish! – 1-2:30 p.m. Peter White Library Community Room. Children of all ages are invited to practice casting a fishing line with South Shore Fishing Association; get a lesson on sea lampreys from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service; watch a fish dissection by the Michigan DNR; play fishing games and make a craft. Free of charge. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

World Politics – discussion group meets 2-4 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore in Munising.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive at Dairy Queen in Munising from 3-7 p.m. with the bloodmobile. No appointments necessary.

Theater fundraiser – The public is invited to join the Superior Arts Youth Theater from 3-7 p.m. for an evening of fun and bowling. The theme is beginning of the summer luau party so come in favorite luau accessories. 20 percent of all the proceeds will be going to the youth theater. The event will take place at Superior Lanes, 3060 U.S. 41 W, Marquette. For more information log on to saytheater.org/events-page/bowling-fundraiser/

Storytime – The Negaunee Public Library will hold storytime at 5 p.m. during the Jackson Mine Farmers and Crafter Market, weather permitting. This will be appropriate for children ages 3 years and older. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult; children ages 7 years and older must have a loving adult present at the market but the adult does not need to attend storytime. All storytimes are free, and the public is welcome to attend.

Grief Support – Open grief support group meets 5-6:30 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at Lake Superior Hospice in Marquette. For details call Michele Napier at 225-7760.

Forsyth Library – The Power of Reading at Forsyth Township Public Library will kick off with a party from 5:30-6:30 p.m. “Star Wars” movie characters and refreshments will be part of the party. The reading program goes from June 13-July 23.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Bariatric Support Group – meets 6-7 p.m. third Wednesdays, Arcadia Health Care, Marquette. Call 800-440-7862.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

Marquette Genealogical Society – meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library Shiras room. There will be trivia and new members are welcome.

Grief Support Group – meets 7 p.m. third Wednesdays at the St. Joseph Activity Center in Ishpeming. Meetings are open to anyone grieving the loss of a loved one.

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Eagles Aerie – Ladies Auxiliary, Negaunee Eagles Aerie 1944 meets at 7:30 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the club.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Open Gym – from 10-11:30 a.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Stretch and Learn – 10:30-11:30 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Stretch and Learn for ages 28. Free. Join for stories, yoga, stretching and other movement activities. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets at noon at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Ishpeming High School Class of 1958 – will meet for lunch at 12:30 p.m. at the Jasper Ridge Brewery in Ishpeming. Spouses are welcome. The class meets at Jasper Ridge the third Thursday of every month. For more information, call 228-3066.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to “mailto:rprusi@miningjournal.net”>rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Saturday

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Run for Life – The fifth annual Run for Life, offering 10K, 5K, walk and kids run, is at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. The event is “Celebrating Life and Promoting Organ and Tissue Donation.” All proceeds stay in the Upper Peninsula and go toward assisting transplant recipients and potential donors with out-of-pocket expenses. Registration is from 8-8:45 a.m. on race day with the race start at 9 a.m. The kids start is at 10:30 a.m.

Trout festival – The 11th annual Baraga County Lake Trout Festival will take place starting at 8 a.m. including food and drink booths, coffee and baked goods, pancake breakfast, arts and crafts booths, junk art contest, kids’ games and carnival, musical entertainment, ducky river contest and kids’ fishing pond as well as the Little Miss Superior Talent contest, coloring contest and kite-flying demo. The festival also has a pie-eating contest, volleyball tournament, and cardboard boat races. For the more competitive, there’s the “Tour da L’Anse” cycling race, and a 5K, 1/2 marathon and Pequaming run, all sponsored by the BCMH Fitness Center. All events will take place in the Waterfront Park and Marina in downtown L’Anse. For entry forms and information, visit www.laketroutfestival.com.

Amateur Radio Licensing Test Session – sponsored by the Hiawatha Amateur Radio Association held at the Marquette County Health Department, 184 U.S. 41, Negaunee at 8:30 a.m. Those wishing to participate must preresister. For more information contact Rich at 249-3837.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

Yoopers Ride Free – Pictured Rocks Cruises will be hosting the annual “Yoopers Ride Free Days” and the “Pictured Rocks Days” festival hosted by the Alger County Chamber of Commerce will be across the street at Bay Shore Park. U.P. residents interested in taking the free cruise will find cruises will depart every hour on the hour from the Munising City Pier, weather-permitting, starting at 9 a.m. and running until 7 p.m. Tickets will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis with a limit of 1,500 free tickets available per day. In order to obtain a free ticket, the individual must present in person a photo ID with an Upper Peninsula address at the Pictured Rocks Cruise ticket office those days. A child must be accompanied by a parent in the ticket office to receive a ticket.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Marquette County Animal Swap & Flea Market – is planned from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tractor Supply, 367 U.S. 41 East, Negaunee. Feathers and Fowl allowed this year. No fees are charged. For more information, call Bob at 906-361-6106 or Sandy at 906-361-1199.

Car wash – Great Lakes Ski Academy will hold a fundraiser car wash at Classic Auto Collision on South Front Street in Marquette.

The car wash will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1305 S. Front St., next to Huron Mountain Bakery. Athletes will wash cars in exchange for donations. A $10 donation is suggested.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Used Book Sale – The Friends of Peter White Public Library will hold a Used Book Sale in the library community room. From 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. is the half-price sale and from 2-5 p.m. is the bag sale. Free admission.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Hiawatha fundraiser – The Hiawatha Music Co-op announces a traditional music fundraiser in collaboration with the Chocolay River Brewery and Restaurant in Harvey. This event will be from 5 p.m. to midnight d with music and entertainment throughout the evening. The co-op will also have its Festival Volunteer Sign-Up from 5-7 p.m. during the event. Tickets include entrance, door prizes, and 2016 Festival Ticket give away to six lucky attendees. Tickets can be purchased at the Hiawatha Music Co-op office 129 W. Baraga Ave., Suite B; at the Chocolay Brewery and Restaurant; or on the Hiawatha website www.hiawathamusic.org

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to “mailto:rprusi@miningjournal.net”>rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Friday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Alger County Caregivers – support group meets 10 a.m. second Fridays at the Mather Building, 413 Elm St., Munising. For details call 228-3910 or 800-272-3900.

Used Book Sale – The Friends of Peter White Public Library will hold a Used Book Sale in the library community room from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Free admission

Story & Craft Hour, Ages 4+ – 11 a.m.-noon, Youth Services Atrium/Community Room. Children ages 4-8 are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed “A Woman’s Way Through the 12 Steps” book discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Schizophrenics Anonymous – is a six-step support group for individuals with schizophrenia or a related disorder. Meetings will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Brantley Drop-In. Contact Annette at 226-1077 for more information.

Alanon – meets 1:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming.

Ninjitsu – class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054.

Fish fry – is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Teen Night – is 6-10 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Reformers Unanimous – addiction classes meet 7-9 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 3755 County Road 456, Skandia. Call the Rev. Lon Russell at 942-7900 or 360-7901.

Dance – The Marquette Folk Dancers have weekly recreational dancing at 7 p.m. at the Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, 1500 W. Washington St. Beginners and visitors always welcome. No experience necessary. Phone 226-9617 for information.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting at 7:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed 12 and 12/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Native American Group meets 8-9 p.m., 1901 Longyear Ave., Marquette. Call 228-8155.

Saturday

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Run for Life – The fifth annual Run for Life, offering 10K, 5K, walk and kids run, is at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. The event is “Celebrating Life and Promoting Organ and Tissue Donation.” All proceeds stay in the Upper Peninsula and go toward assisting transplant recipients and potential donors with out-of-pocket expenses. Registration is from 8-8:45 a.m. on race day with the race start at 9 a.m. The kids start is at 10:30 a.m.

Trout festival – The 11th annual Baraga County Lake Trout Festival will take place starting at 8 a.m. including food and drink booths, coffee and baked goods, pancake breakfast, arts and crafts booths, junk art contest, kids’ games and carnival, musical entertainment, ducky river contest and kids’ fishing pond as well as the Little Miss Superior Talent contest, coloring contest and kite-flying demo. The festival also has a pie-eating contest, volleyball tournament, and cardboard boat races. For the more competitive, there’s the “Tour da L’Anse” cycling race, and a 5K, 1/2 marathon and Pequaming run, all sponsored by the BCMH Fitness Center. All events will take place in the Waterfront Park and Marina in downtown L’Anse. For entry forms and information, visit www.laketroutfestival.com.

Amateur Radio Licensing Test Session – sponsored by the Hiawatha Amateur Radio Association held at the Marquette County Health Department, 184 U.S. 41, Negaunee at 8:30 a.m. Those wishing to participate must preresister. For more information contact Rich at 249-3837.

Rummage – Bible Baptist Church, 615 S. North Lake Drive, Ishpeming, will be having a church-wide rummage sale, rain or shine from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Many tables will be set up and baked goods will be for sale. There will be free coffee and lemonade. All proceeds will go toward the church’s upcoming remodeling and development initiative.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

Yoopers Ride Free – Pictured Rocks Cruises will be hosting the annual “Yoopers Ride Free Days” and the “Pictured Rocks Days” festival hosted by the Alger County Chamber of Commerce will be across the street at Bay Shore Park. U.P. residents interested in taking the free cruise will find cruises will depart every hour on the hour from the Munising City Pier, weather-permitting, starting at 9 a.m. and running until 7 p.m. Tickets will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis with a limit of 1,500 free tickets available per day. In order to obtain a free ticket, the individual must present in person a photo ID with an Upper Peninsula address at the Pictured Rocks Cruise ticket office those days. A child must be accompanied by a parent in the ticket office to receive a ticket.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Marquette County Animal Swap & Flea Market – is planned from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tractor Supply, 367 U.S. 41 East, Negaunee. Feathers and Fowl allowed this year. No fees are charged. For more information, call Bob at 906-361-6106 or Sandy at 906-361-1199.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Used Book Sale – The Friends of Peter White Public Library will hold a Used Book Sale in the library community room. From 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. is the half-price sale and from 2-5 p.m. is the bag sale. Free admission.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Hiawatha fundraiser – The Hiawatha Music Co-op announces a traditional music fundraiser in collaboration with the Chocolay River Brewery and Restaurant in Harvey. This event will be from 5 p.m. to midnight d with music and entertainment throughout the evening. The co-op will also have its Festival Volunteer Sign-Up from 5-7 p.m. during the event. Tickets include entrance, door prizes, and 2016 Festival Ticket give away to six lucky attendees. Tickets can be purchased at the Hiawatha Music Co-op office 129 W. Baraga Ave., Suite B; at the Chocolay Brewery and Restaurant; or on the Hiawatha website www.hiawathamusic.org

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Yoopers Ride Free – Pictured Rocks Cruises will be hosting the annual “Yoopers Ride Free Days” and the “Pictured Rocks Days” festival hosted by the Alger County Chamber of Commerce will be across the street at Bay Shore Park. U.P. residents interested in taking the free cruise will find cruises will depart every hour on the hour from the Munising City Pier, weather-permitting, starting at 9 a.m. and running until 7 p.m. Tickets will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis with a limit of 1,500 free tickets available per day. In order to obtain a free ticket, the individual must present in person a photo ID with an Upper Peninsula address at the Pictured Rocks Cruise ticket office those days. A child must be accompanied by a parent in the ticket office to receive a ticket.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Musical – The Peninsula Arts Appreciation Council will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at 2 p.m. at the Historic Vista Theater in Negaunee. Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for kids in kindergarten through 12th grade; $8 for seniors ages 62 and older; and $5 for children under 5. The tickets for children under 5 are only available at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the Vista Thrift Shop in Negaunee; Rare Earth Goods in ishpeming; and Snowbound Books or Gitchee Gumee Cafe and Records in Marquette. Call 475-7188 for more information.

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting/work book study is 6-8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 361-2563.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Monday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

VBS – Bible Baptist Church, 615 S. North Lake Drive, Ishpeming, will have Vacation BIble School from 9:30 a.m. to noon this date through Friday, June 17. This is a free and fun week of learning, games, activities, puppet skits, prizes, and more. Open to kids age 3-12. The theme this year is “Cow-A-Bunga Farm: Growin’ with Our Faithful God.” Sign up is at the door. Call Ruth Hill at 906-486-4942 with any questions.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

1,000 Books – The Negaunee Public Library is now participating in 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten. This program kicks off at 10:30 a.m., during the regularly scheduled Reading Rugrats storytime for infants and toddlers, and will be available year-round.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Garden! – 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Drop in. Peter White Public Library Children’s Butterfly Garden. Children ages 5 and up help plant the new Children’s Garden. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help plant flowers and vegetables. Crafts and snacks will be available. Free. In the event of rain, this event will be postponed until Saturday, June 18th. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Ishpeming 1969 – The female classmates of the Ishpeming High School Class of 1969 will get together at the Jasper Ridge Brewery in Ishpeming at noon on the second Monday of the month for coffee/lunch.

Alcoholics Anonymous – We Are Not Saints open meeting is at noon at 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Caregivers Support Group – meets 1 p.m. second Mondays, third floor day room of the Jacobetti Veterans Home, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. For details call Melanie Flanigan at 226-3576.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5-5:30 p.m., meeting is 5:45 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 360-3585.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youth class, 5-6 p.m. at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 6 p.m. at 102 W. Washington St. Suite 114, Marquette. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 906-362-1647, or go to SMART recovery.org

Soo Bahk Do Karate – classes for ages 7-adult offered 6-7 p.m., beginner teen and adult 6:30-7 p.m., black belts 7-8:15 p.m. and (Dan) class 8-9:30 p.m. at Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723 for more info/private lessons.

Bridge – is played at 6:30 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Grief Support Group – meets 6:30 p.m. at Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming. Call 485-5561.

Lupus Support Group – from 6:30-8 p.m., second Mondays, at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette. For more information, call 800-705-6677 or visit www.milupus.org.

Ely Township Planning – The Ely Township Planning Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. at the township hall.

Hikers – The North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the North Country Trail Association will be hosting its general membership meeting from 7-9 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. The public is welcome.

NAMI Support Group – meets from 7-9 p.m. the second Monday of the month at 129 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette

Superiorland Toastmasters Meeting – at 7-8:30 p.m., second and fourth Mondays of each month, at the Peninsula Medical Center building in Suite 47, 1414 W. Fair Ave., Marquette. Conference room lower level. For more information, visit 3834.toastmastersclubs.org.

Panic Relief – panic attack and anxiety program offered at 7 p.m. via teleconference call. To participate, call 732-940-9658. For more info, visit www.panicreliefinc.com.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Emanuel Lutheran Church, U.S. 41 South, Skandia.

Mainstream Square Dancing – 7:30 p.m. For location/more information, email tlc@chartermi.net or call 225-5702.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at Mitchell Methodist Church, 207 N. Teal Lake Ave., Negaunee.

Al-Anon – meets 7:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming. Barrier-free. Last Monday is open meeting.

Open Gym – from 8-9:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Tuesday

Pasty Sale – at the VFW Post 5670 on M-35 in New Swanzy, on the second Tuesday of each month. To order call 346-5670.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

NHS 1951 – meets for brunch at 10 a.m. second Tuesdays, Negaunee Senior Center. Call 485-1178 or 250-7141.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Story time- The Negaunee Public Library offers story time for children of all ages at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the library. Children must be accompanied by a loving adult. For more information, call the library at 475-7700 ext. 18.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

VA Romo Post 3165 Ladies Auxiliary – will hold a meeting at 1 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month in the upstairs of the post home in Negaunee.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

LEGO Mania – 2-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. LEGO Mania for ages 5 and up. Meet other Lego enthusiasts and build Lego projects. Free. LEGOs provided. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Teen Tuesdays – 3-4 p.m. Peter White Public Library. Rooms TBA. Everyone in grades 5-12 is invited to come to the fun Summer Reading Teen Tuesdays. Various activities such as crafts, playing games from childhood, and more are planned. Free of charge. Materials provided. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

Compassionate Friends – The Upper Peninsula Chapter of Compassionate Friends meets at 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Marquette. The group offers support to families and individuals who have experienced the death of a child regardless of age. For more information, call 249-1948.

Weeknight Concert – Live performance by singer/songwriter/folk guitarist Dave Bett performs his original songs composed while sailing in Guatemala on the beautiful Rio Dulce all winter. Slide show of the sailing adventure accompanies the music. Sponsored by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the PWPL. Peter White Public Library Community room. 7 p.m. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318.

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library at 7 p.m. This week is Download E-books & Audio Books. Contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312 with questions.

Marquette County Veterans Services Committee – will meet at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month in the board room on the basement level of the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette. The committee functions to serve all veterans and veterans activities. Representatives from local organizations or members of the general public are invited to attend. For more information, call George LaBlonde 236-5253 or email at glablonde@gmail.com.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Wednesday

Meeting canceled – The Marquette Range Steelworkers Retirees Club’s June 15 meeting has been canceled. Regular meetings will resume Aug. 10.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

County EDC – Board of Directors of the Economic Development Corporation of the County of Marquette will meet at 8 a.m. at the Lake Superior Community Partnership office, located at 501 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Fish! – 1-2:30 p.m. Peter White Library Community Room. Children of all ages are invited to practice casting a fishing line with South Shore Fishing Association; get a lesson on sea lampreys from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service; watch a fish dissection by the Michigan DNR; play fishing games and make a craft. Free of charge. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

World Politics – discussion group meets 2-4 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore in Munising.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive at Dairy Queen in Munising from 3-7 p.m. with the bloodmobile. No appointments necessary.

Grief Support – Open grief support group meets 5-6:30 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at Lake Superior Hospice in Marquette. For details call Michele Napier at 225-7760.

Forsyth Library – The Power of Reading at Forsyth Township Public Library will kick off with a party from 5:30-6:30 p.m. “Star Wars” movie characters and refreshments will be part of the party. The reading program goes from June 13-July 23.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Bariatric Support Group – meets 6-7 p.m. third Wednesdays, Arcadia Health Care, Marquette. Call 800-440-7862.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Narcotics Anonymous – “New Beginnings” group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).

Evening Zumba – from 6-6:45 p.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Ashley Carlstrom. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Bridge – played at 6:30 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

Music in the Park – The Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis hosts Music in the Park from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the band shelter in the ECA Park. In the event of inclement weather, Music in the Park will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.

Marquette Genealogical Society – meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library Shiras room. There will be trivia and new members are welcome.

Grief Support Group – meets 7 p.m. third Wednesdays at the St. Joseph Activity Center in Ishpeming. Meetings are open to anyone grieving the loss of a loved one.

Negaunee City Band – The Negaunee City Band plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Those attending may want to bring a chair as seating is limited.

Eagles Aerie – Ladies Auxiliary, Negaunee Eagles Aerie 1944 meets at 7:30 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the club.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., Eden Lutheran Church, Munising

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to “mailto:rprusi@miningjournal.net”>rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Thursday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Superiorland Breakfast Kiwanis – meets 7-8 a.m., Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Chair yoga – Chair yoga is offered at the Gwinn Clubhouse at 10 a.m. $2 donation goes to library fund. Call 346-2117 for more information.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 10-11 a.m. for ages 50 and older. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Open Gym – from 10-11:30 a.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

The Marquette Beautification & Restoration Committee – will meet at noon at the Landmark Inn. Gisele Dehiring will present “Here Comes the Sun (weather scarf local business) and Update of the Ore Dock Boteco Center Plans.” A lunch is available, at a cost. People do not have to be committee members to attend. For more information, visit www.mqtbeautification.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets at noon at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Marquette/Alger RICC – Marquette/Alger Regional Interagency Consumer Committee meets 1-3 p.m. second Thursdays. A grassroots advocacy group for people with disabilities and friends, advocates and families. For location and details call 228-5744.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 249-3529 for info/partners.

VFW Ladies Auxiliary 4573 of Ishpeming – meets at 1:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at the Post Home.

Marquette Walk to End Alzheimer’s – kick-off event will include bowling, arcade games and refreshments at Superior Lanes from 5-7 p.m. This is a chance to register for the walk, meet other teams and enjoy a family friendly fun night out for a great cause. Admission for this event is free and food will be provided along with chances to win exciting prizes for those who attend. There will be free bowling on three lanes, so go early to reserve a spot. For more information, contact: Lindsay Juricek at 906-228-3910 ext. 11, or Jeff Kleinschmidt at jkleinschmidt@alz.org.

Sociable Seniors – meets at 5 p.m. at Hardee’s Restaurant, Marquette. Call 360-9450.

Karate-Spirit – Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Negaunee YMCA: Children 6-12 years at 5-6 p.m., Family Class 6-7 p.m.. Call the Y at 475-9666 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

TOPS – Group 1579 meets at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 440 Stoneville Road, Ishpeming. Weigh-in at 5 p.m., meeting at 5:30 p.m.

The Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum – Second Thursday Creativity Series program from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The theme for the event is “Super Heroes.” There will be creative snacks, music and Culver’s Custard plus much more. Free with admission or membership. Questions can be directed to the museum at 906-226-3911.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320or visit www.pwpl.info.

The Ishpeming High School Class of 1957 – will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Jasper Inn for lunch. For more information, call 475-7288.

Younkers Retirees – meet at noon on second Wednesdays at Coco’s in Marquette. Call 225-5019.

Woolworth – All former Woolworth employees are invited to meet for lunch at noon at Hong Kong Buffet in Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed Big Book meeting, noon at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Cribbage – The Marquette Elks has summer cribbage tournament with a start time of 1 p.m. The public is invited to take part. This is a single cribbage league: no partner is needed to play. Reservations can be called in to 226-7611.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Bariatric Surgery – Bariatric Support Group meets 5 p.m. second Wednesdays, Conference Room 1 at UP Health System- Marquette. Call 225-7979.

Free Community Meal – is offered 5-6:30 p.m. second Wednesdays, fellowship room of First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Call 225-1344.

Tae Kwon Do School – Martial arts class from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Caregiver Support – A Caregiver Support Group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of the month in the Huron Room at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry. Call 293-9156.

Parliamentary Law – study group meets 6 p.m. second Wednesdays, conference room of Peter White Library, Marquette. Call 360-7978.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Tuesday

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Business Network International – U.P. Pioneers chapter meets 7-8:30 a.m. at the Marquette Commons. Call 228-6602 or 869-1272.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Poverty – Michigan Community Action is hosting a free training called Bridges Out of Poverty in Marquette from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Marquette. Registration is required: mcaaa.org/media-center/events/bridges-out-poverty-training. The Bridges Out of Poverty Training is for professionals, volunteers, community members and elected officials who are committed to reducing poverty. For more information contact Michigan Community Action toll free at 855-645-2846.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, Family Planning, Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening, STD, and Health Services from 8:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive at Brookridge Heights Assisted Living & Memory Care-Marquette from 10 a.m. to noon with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Jennifer Huetter at 225-4488.

Senior Health Fair – Brookridge Heights Assisted Living and Memory Care will be hosting a senior health fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Brookridge Heights community located at 1901 Division St. in Marquette. The senior health fair will be open to the general public as well as the residents and families of Brookridge Heights.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 10 a.m. at St. John’s Church in Ishpeming.

Tai Chi – Tai Chi is offered from 10-11:45 a.m. and from 5:30-7 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

2’s & 3’s Storytime – 10:30-11 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Join for stories, fingerplays, songs and activities. Free. Ages 2 and 3. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Yoga – Yoga is offered from noon-1:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette. Call 235-3502.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, Marquette.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m. at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1871 for info/players.

Tai Chi – at 1 p.m. at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call 485-5527.

Chocolay Senior Drop-In Center – from 1-4 p.m. in the meeting room of the Chocolay Township Hall, Harvey. For social activities close to home and refreshments. This eliminates the morning session.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive at Envoy Air-Gwinn from 3-5:30 p.m. with the bloodmobile. No appointments necessary.

Row – The public is invited to “Learn to Row” with the Upper Peninsula Community Rowing Club. Public information meetings are set at 5:30 p.m. for youth and at 7 p.m. for adults in the Peter White Public Library Community Room, 217 N. Front St., Marquette

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class offered for orange belt and higher youths through adults, 5:30-6:45 p.m., Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy,1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Lifering Secular Recovery – an alcohol-drug addiction support group, meets from 6-7 p.m. at Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher St., Marquette. Call 906-393-0020.

Infant Playgroup – offered 6-7 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum. Cost: $12 per month. Call 225-3081. For more details visit www.mgh.org.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners’ classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. No smoking.

American Legion Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 6:30 p.m., at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Celebrate Recovery – is a Biblical and balanced program that helps people overcome hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Meets every Tuesday at the Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Child care is provided by calling 485-5561.

PWPL Book Group – “The End of Your Life Book Club” by Will Schwalbe. During her treatment for cancer, Mary Anne Schwalbe and her son Will spent many hours sitting in waiting rooms together passing the time talking about books they were reading. Once, by chance, they read the same book at the same time, an informal book club of two was born. Through their reading, Will and Mary Anne – and we, their fellow readers – are reminded how books can be comforting, astonishing, and illuminating, changing the way that we feel about and interact with the world around us. Peter White Public Library Dandelion Cottage room, 7 p.m. New members welcome. No admission charge. www.pwpl.info or 226-4318

Tech help – Peter White Public Library’s Reference Staff and Northern Michigan University’s Information Technology students will offer tech help at the Peter White Public Library at 7 p.m. This week is a troubleshooting workshop for questions about electronic devices. This will continue through the summer on the first and third Tuesdays.

Al-Anon – An Al-Anon meeting takes place at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn Clubhouse Community Room in Gwinn.

Open Mic Night – at 7 p.m. at Rare Earth Goods, 200 E. Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.

Recovery for Couples – meets 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.

DivorceCare – meets 7 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.

Cuong Nhu – class offered 7-9 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.

Marquette Male Chorus – rehearses 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.

Narcotics Anonymous – “The Basic Meeting” meets 7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.

Race Kart – Great Lakes Race Kart Association meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Motor Inn, Escanaba. Call 249-1360.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Wednesday

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting from 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

MCHD – A WIC Clinic will be held at Marquette County Health Department from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Al-Anon – 10 a.m. Mission Covenant Church, North Second Street, in Ishpeming.

Book Babies – 10:30-10:50 a.m. Peter White Public Library Community Room. Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Saturday

Petunia Pandemonium – The Marquette Beautification & Restoration Committee’s Petunia Pandemonium takes place this date in the city of Marquette.

Lake Superior Zendo – Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Farmers Market – The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Marquette Commons. The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market accepts cash, credit/debit cards, SNAP benefits, Project FRESH and Market FRESH coupons. The market also distributes Double Up Food Bucks and Hoophouses for Health vouchers. Visit www.mqtfarmersmarket.com for more information.

Rummage – A church wide rummage sale is planned by Redeemer Lutheran Church at 1700 W. Fair Ave., Marquette, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This will be a fundraiser for various mission trips in the coming months.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – class for orange belt and higher ages 7-adult and white belt teens/adults offered 9-10 a.m., beginners age 7-12 10-11 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.

Al-Anon – non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at Church of Christ, Marquette.

Karate – Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479.

Bridge Lessons – offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University. Handicapped accessible.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! – Summer Reading Kickoff Party, 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Drop in. Peter White Public Library Community Room. All youth are invited to register for PWPL’s summer reading program. Get a reading log, play games, make crafts, and get a brochure of upcoming summer events. Free. For more information call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.

The Marquette Maritime Museum – will open for the 2016 season at 11 a.m. Saturday. The museum will be open from 11 a.m.4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday (closed on Mondays) through mid-October.

DAR – The June meeting of the Onagomingkway Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revoluition will be from noon to 3 p.m. at the Munising United Methodist Church, 312 Lynn St. The meeting will begin with a brown bag lunch. Hostess is Anita Bouth and the program will be the History of Munising/25th Anniversary of Pictured Rocks National Park.

Faith-Based Recovery – Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu – class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Beer event – The Marquette Home Brewers Club’s inaugural Spring Fermentation Celebration, a beer/wine/cider/mead fest with something for everyone, takes place from 1-6 p.m. at the Ellwood A. Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette. All proceeds will be donated to local charitable organizations. Tickets can be purchased from www.marquettehomebrewers.com.

Dance show – U. P. Dance Academy will present its Spring Show at 1 p.m., featuring the Negaunee and L’Anse Studios, at the Kaufman Auditorium, Marquette. Tickets are $10 in advance or $14 at the door. They may be purchased online at www.updanceacademy.com.

Hike – The North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the North Country Trail Association will host a hike on the North Country National Scenic Trail on the American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day from 1-4 p.m. beginning at the Tourist Park Trailhead just north of the Dead River Bridge on County Road 550.

Open Gym – 1 to 2:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Bridge – played at 1 p.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Dance – The Richie Yurkovich Band will be at the Ishpeming VFW Post, 310 Bank St., from 2-6 p.m. for a dance. Admission is $8 per person at the door. Refreshments and a meal will be available at a low price.

Cadet Squadron – Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 2 p.m. first/third Saturdays at Silver Creek Church. Open to ages 12-21.

Family Night – is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

TaeKwon-Do School – Martial arts class from 6-8 p.m. for all ages and belt levels. Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.

Music – The Texas Guitar Quartet will perform at the Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis at 7 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Reserved seating available in advance at the ECA office. Remaining tickets available at the door. Tickets are $15. Call 906-586-9974.

Baha’i Faith Firesides – meets at 7 p.m. first and third Saturdays. Call 228-6976.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

AA/Al-Anon – open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Sunday

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Senior Dance – at the Silver Wings Community Center at 1 p.m. The center is located within the K.I. Sawyer Heritage Air Museum, 402 Third St., corner with A Avenue, K.I. Sawyer. Snacks and sodas will be available and attendees are encouraged to bring snacks if they wish. Music will be by the Hart Beats.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Bingo – American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; or email to rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Friday

Petunia Pandemonium – The Marquette Beautification & Restoration Committee’s Petunia Pandemonium takes place this date in the city of Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

MCHD – Clinic Services available today at Marquette County Health Department are: HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, and Immunizations from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m.4 p.m.

Blood drive – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive at Tadysch’s Econo Foods-Marquette from noon to 3 p.m. with the bloodmobile. For an appointment call Alison McCormick at 226-3500.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed “A Woman’s Way Through the 12 Steps” book discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays at 1 p.m. at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Schizophrenics Anonymous – is a six-step support group for individuals with schizophrenia or a related disorder. Meetings will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Brantley Drop-In. Contact Annette at 226-1077 for more information.

Alanon – meets 1:30 p.m., Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming.

High School Finals Study Hall @ the Library – 2:30-9 p.m. Peter White Public Library Teen Area. High school study groups and individuals are invited to meet at the library to prep for final exams. Just drop in and study together with classmates or tutor. Snacks, drinks and talking are permitted. Extra tables will be set up in the Teen Area, and the Peter White Conference Room will be available for group use during select hours. Free of charge. For more info, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.

Ninjitsu – class offered 4-5:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054.

Fish fry – is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Teen Night – is 6-10 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Opening exhibit – for Northern Michigan University’s DeVos Art Museum’s ninth annual “North of the 45th” juried exhibition, featuring artists who live in the geographical area north of the 45th parallel in Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota, will be from 6-8 p.m. It will include live music, food and drink, with juror’s remarks at 7 p.m. Admission is free.

Negaunee graduation- is at 6:45 p.m. at Lakeview Memorial Gym.

Ishpeming graduation – is at 7 p.m. at Ishpeming High School.

Reformers Unanimous – addiction classes meet 7-9 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 3755 County Road 456, Skandia. Call the Rev. Lon Russell at 942-7900 or 360-7901.

Dance – The Marquette Folk Dancers have weekly recreational dancing at 7 p.m. at the Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, 1500 W. Washington St. Beginners and visitors always welcome. No experience necessary.