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, putting calendar in the subject line.


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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous — 9 a.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

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

Artisans at the Forge — The Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Road, Negaunee, will host Artisans at the Forge from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Iron Range artisans will display and demonstrate traditional metalworking, woodworking, and textiles from the Industrial Age. Period music, food, demonstrations, and old-fashioned children’s games will be featured. Call 906-475-7857 or email for more information.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 11 a.m., upstairs 106 W. Main St., Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous — noon, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Personal Ministry Time — from noon-2 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.

Community dance — at the Silver Wings Community Center — part of the K.I. Sawyer Heritage Air Museum — from 1-5 p.m. Music will be by the Hart Beats. Snacks will be available. Admission is $7.

Art and Hobby Show — The Art Club of the Hiawatha Sportsman’s Club will present an Art and Hobby Show in the HSC Activities Building, N7535 Millecoquins Lake Drive, Engadine, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Free and open to publc.

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.

UPHA — Upper Peninsula Horsemen’s Association meets 2 p.m. first Sundays at the Hong Kong Buffet, Marquette. For details call Karen Hendrickson at 346-6139 or Karen McCormick at 869-0005.

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

Narcotics Anonymous — 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette.

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 — 6:30 p.m., DJ Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette.

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.

Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr. — Lake Superior Theatre brings Superior Arts Youth Theater to the stage for “Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr.” 7:30 p.m. Reserved seating available by mail, phone at 227-1032, online through NMU EZ Tickets (specify will call and the tickets will be waiting at the theater the night of the show) and in person at NMU ticketing outlets. Tickets for all shows are also available at the theatre the night of performances from 6-7:30 p.m. Questions about the theatre? Visit LST’s Facebook page, check out, email: lstplayhouse at, or call 906-227-7625.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, Negaunee.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., Richmond Township Hall, Palmer.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., Catholic Church, Republic.

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


MCHD — No clinic services available today at the Marquette County Health Department.

Lighthouse tour — Join Marquette Maritime Museum for a Sunrise and Coffee Lighthouse Tour at 6:15 a.m. Pre-registration is required. Tickets are $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Call 906-226-2006 for more information.

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

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

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 — Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-24 months and stay for a playtime afterward. Peter White Public Library Community Room,10:30 a.m. 226-4323.

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.

Alcoholics Anonymous — noon at 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

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

SERA — Upper Peninsula Chapter 16 of the State Employee Retirees Association will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the State Office Building, 305 Ludington St., Escanaba. The meeting will be in the building’s conference room. Any questions can be directed to Frank at 906-786-2965.

Computer Coaching — Focus on a different topic each week, and learn how to become more proficient on your computer. Peter White Public Library Computer Lab, 3 p.m. 226-4312.

TOPS MI 0625 Ishpeming — meets at Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St., Ishpeming. Weigh-in 4 to 4:45 p.m. Meeting: 5 to 6 p.m. Call 485-4932.

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.

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

Tae Kwon Do School — Martial arts class from 6-6:45 p.m. for kids; 7-8:15 p.m. for adults, 1310 S. Front St., 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

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.

Lake Superior Sunset Cruise — sponsored by the Rotary Club of Munising, is planned at 6:30 p.m. The cruise departs from the Shipwreck Tours Dock. The cost is $40 with complimentary hor d’ouvres with a cash bar available. Tickets can be purchased from any Rotarian, People’s State Bank or Shipwreck Tours Gift Shop. All proceeds are used to support programs for area youth and the community.

Bridge — is played at 6:30 p.m. at the Superiorland Bridge Club, next to MC Sports at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Visit for more information or call Cerona at 249-3529 or Karen at 273-1716.

DocuMonday — “I Am Not Your Negro,” 2016 PG-13, 1 hr. 33 min. James Baldwin’s incomplete final project finished and brought to the screen by Director Raoul Peck. Peter White Public Library Community Room, 7 p.m. 226-4318.

Inspired Words — Unplugged original poetry, prose and music. Sponsored by the Marquette Poets Circle, the Marquette Arts and Culture Center and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. Marquette Arts and Culture Center Room 3. 7 p.m. 226-4318.

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

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

Alcoholics Anonymous — meets at 7 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St., Marquette.

Narcotics Anonymous — 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Gwinn.

Mainstream Square Dancing — 7:30 p.m. For location/more information, email or call 225-5702.

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