EDITOR'S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing no later than one week before the event. Send to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855.
Karate - Spirit Warrior Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 5:30-6:30 a.m.; ages 6-12 is 5:30-6:30 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or 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.
TOPS 787 - of Michigamme meets 9 a.m., Spurr Township Fire Hall.
Clinic Services - from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Clinics include HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing and Immunizations. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.
MomsLIFE - meets 10-11:30 a.m. first/third Wednesdays through April 18 at Calvary Baptist Church, Negaunee. Child care provided. For details call Laura Elliott at 361-0050.
Prayer Service - conducted 10:15-10:30 a.m. Wednesdays in the Bell Hospital chapel. Hospital visitors welcome.
Alcoholics Anonymous - women's closed Big Book meeting, noon Wednesdays at Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline 249-4430.
IHS 1961 - meets at noon first Wednesdays, Jasper Ridge Brewery in Ishpeming.
Our Daily Bread - free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.
Bridge - played at 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.
Caregivers and Friends - support group meets 1:30 p.m. first Wednesdays at the Ishpeming Senior Center. Call Sharon Lusic at 485-5527.
Blood Drive - from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at GS Engineering in Houghton. For an appointment, call Johanna Simula at 906-482-1235 ext. 101.
World Politics - discussion group meets 2-4 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore, Munising.
Overeaters Anonymous - traditional meeting is 5:15 p.m. Wednesdays at the Women's Center, 1310 S. Front St., Marquette.
Grief Support - Open grief support group meets 5:30-7 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at Lake Superior Hospice in Marquette. For details call Paula Bur at 225-7760.
Sexual Assault Survivors - support group meets confidentially. Call The Women's Center at 225-1346, ext. 16 for time, location.
ACA - Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays 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).
Free Community Meal - is served at 6 p.m. first Wednesdays, Messiah Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 225-1119.
Zumba Lessons - 6 p.m. at Dance Zone, located at 1113 Lincoln Ave., Marquette. $4 per session, $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.
Exchange Club - Marquette County Exchange Club meets 6:30 p.m. first Wednesdays at the Holiday Inn, Marquette. New members welcome. For more information call 225-0951.
Fred Waara Chapter of Trout Unlimited - will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room at The Landmark Inn, Marquette. All interested in cold water fisheries and conservation are invited to attend.
Marquette County Quilters Association - meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Wednesdays of each month in Community Room of Peter White Library. Call 906-249-9005. Participants are encouraged to bring a purse they have made to show.
ADHD Caregivers - support group for parents of children with ADHD meets 6:30-7:30 p.m. bi-weekly at K.I. Sawyer Elementary School. Child care provided. No meeting is school is canceled. For details, call Michele Woodford at 346-5567 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Breastfeeding Class - from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Women and Children's Center, Marquette. Cost: $10 or free with Childbirth Preparation registration. Call 225-3081 to register.
Dads 101 - from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Women and Children's Center, Marquette. Cost: $10 or free with Childbirth Preparation registration. Call 225-3081 to register.
Al-Anon - meets 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church Library, Marquette.
U.P. Whitetails - of Marquette County meets 7 p.m., at the Holiday Inn. Call 249-9120.
Eagles Aerie - Ladies Auxiliary, Negaunee Eagles Aerie 1944, meets 7:30 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the club.
Narcotics Anonymous - open meeting is 7:30 p.m. at Water's Edge Church, 1228 Presque Isle Ave., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.
Alcoholics Anonymous - (closed/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Eden Lutheran Church, Munising.
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. Thursdays, Pioneer Room A of University Center at Northern Michigan University. Meetings are open to the public.
Tai Chi - 8-9:30 a.m. and 3:45-4:45 p.m. Thursdays. Call 235-8510.
IHS 1950 - meets 8:30 a.m. first Thursdays at the Country Grill and Pub, Ishpeming.
Clinic Services - from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Clinics include HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing and Family Planning and Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.
12-Step Recovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
Play Group - offered 10 a.m.-noon Thursdays at the Marquette YMCA. Cost: free for YMCA members, $3 for others. Call 227-9622.
Alcoholics Anonymous - meets 10 a.m. Thursdays at St. John's Church in Ishpeming.
Alcoholics Anonymous - meets at noon Thursdays at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.
The Ishpeming/Negaunee Belles - meets at noon at the Jasper Ridge Brewery.
Bridge - is played at 1 p.m. Thursdays at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 1 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.
Blood Drive - from 2-4:45 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Rapid River. For an appointment, call Winnie Budkis at 906-474-9272.
Farmer/Artisans Market - is 4-7 p.m. Thursdays at the Butler Theater in Ishpeming.
Mystery author - Steve Hamilton will sign copies of his new novel from 5-7 p.m at Snowbound Books, Marquette.
TOPS - Group 0633 meets 5 p.m. Thursdays in the Lions Room at the Gwinn Clubhouse.
Tai Chi for Martial Artists - offered 5-6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 235-8510.
Sociable Seniors - meets at 5 p.m. Thursdays at the Bonanza Restaurant, Marquette. Call 360-9450.
TOPS - Group 1579 meets every Thursday at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 440 Stoneville Road, Ishpeming. Weigh-in at 5 p.m., meeting at 5:30 p.m.
Zumba Class - meets 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Harvey Baptist Church. Cost is $3 per session, with proceeds going to missions around the world. Call 249-1013 and leave a message.
TOPS - Group 1372 meets every Thursday 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.
ACA - Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families workbook study meeting is 6:30-7:30 Thursdays at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1700 W. Fair Ave., Marquette. Call 273-0396.
Overeaters Anonymous - "How It Works" meeting is 6 p.m. Thursdays, First United Methodist Church, Marquette.
Stammtisch - German conversation table meets 6-7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Upfront & Company, Marquette. Speakers of all levels welcome. Call Carol Strauss at 227-1207 or Jon Sherman 227-2582.
Bingo - is played at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at VFW Post 3165 in Negaunee. Wheelchair available.
Alcoholics Anonymous - Second Chance meeting is 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Marquette Courthouse Annex, Room 41. Handicapped accessible.
Cuong Nhu - class offered 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.
Chess - is played at 7 p.m. Thursdays at the Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St., Marquette. Free lessons available, chess sets and boards provided. Call 869-1719.
Alcoholics Anonymous - meets 7 p.m. Thursdays 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.