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.
Early Bird Zumba - at 6 a.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Alex Holley. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.
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. Tuesdays 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.
Clinic Services - HIV/AIDS counseling and testing, family planning, and breast and cervical cancer screening from 8:30 - 4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Call 475-7844 for an appointment. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 - 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.
Alcoholics Anonymous - meets 10 a.m. Tuesdays at St. John's Church, Ishpeming.
Our Daily Bread - free lunch from noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.
Bridge - played at 1 p.m. Tuesdays 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 on Tuesdays. Call 485-5527.
Storytime/Craft Hour offered 1 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library.
Blood Drive - from 2-4:45 p.m., at Calvary Lutheran Church, Rapid River. To schedule an appointment, call Winnie Budkis at 906-474-9272.
Cancer Support Group - meets at 4 p.m., every third Tuesday at the 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.
Substance Abuse/Addiction Support Group - held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. every Tuesday in Group Room 2 of the Neldberg Building at Marquette General Hospital. The group is for family/friends of a loved one with substance abuse/addiction issues. Call 225-3985.
Homework Night - for area youths offered 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, Marquette. Any child, grade 1-12 is welcome. The program is free of charge and includes mentors, school supplies, computers, snacks and fellowship. It follows the Marquette Area Public Schools calendar. Parents and other volunteers are welcome. For more information call 225-1119 or go to marquettelutherans .org.
Infant Playgroup - offered 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays 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. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple St. New beginners' classes begin first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit www.blackdragonmartialartsclub.com.
Sibling Silly - from 6 - 7:30 p.m. children ages 3-8 will learn what new babies do, how to help mom and dad, and their role as a big brother or sister.They will practice safe ways to hold and care for a baby and also how to change diapers! The Cost is $10 per family or free with Childbirth Preparation Registration.
ACA - Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families Big Red Book study meeting is 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.
Tae Kwon Do School - Martial Arts class from 6:30-8 p.m., Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.
Jayne's Bridge Club - plays at 6:30 p.m., Tuesdays at Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.
Forsyth Singers - practice at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the Gwinn High School Band Room. All males interested in singing are welcome. Call Bill Rowe at 346-9278.
Open Mic Night - at 7 p.m. every Tuesday at Rare Earth Goods, 200 East Division St., Ishpeming. Use the side door on Front Street. Call 485-5650.
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.
Recovery for Couples meets 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the Shiras Room at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette.
DivorceCare - meets 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marquette. Call 228-9883 or visit www.divorcecare.com.
Cuong Nhu - class offered 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.
Alcoholics Anonymous - (open/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., Tuesdays, AuTrain Community Center, AuTrain.
Marquette Male Chorus - rehearses 7 p.m. Tuesdays at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette. Men age 14 and older are welcome.
Narcotics Anonymous - "The Basic Meeting" meets 7:30 p.m., Grace United Methodist Church, Marquette. Open meeting. Call 866-506-6557.
Zumba - Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. Tuesdays at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.
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 pm, intermediate children 6-6:45 pm. 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.
Clinic Services -HIV/AIDS counseling and testing from 8:30 - 4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Call 475-7844 for an appointment. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 - 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.
12-Step Recovery Groups- offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
Karate Tots at the YMCA of Marquette County. The class is designed for youth from 3 1/2 to 5 years, on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. The class will run until Dec. 18 and is taught by Master Joyce Tredeau. For more information, call 906.-227-9622.
Storytime ABC's - a storytime for 2 & 3-year-olds and a loving adult, from 10 -10:30 a.m., in the Children's Room of the Peter White Public Library.
For more information, call 226-4320 or visit www.pwpl.info.
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.
Graveraet H.S. 1952 - meets for lunch at 11:30 a.m. third Wednesdays at Bonanza Restaurant, Marquette.
Alcoholics Anonymous - women's closed Big Book meeting, noon Wednesdays 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.
Blood Drive - from 12-4 p.m., at Finlandia University, Hancock.
To schedule an appointment, call Lena Wascher at 906-390-3754.
Heart of the City Prayer Gathering - non-denominational prayer group offered noon-1 p.m. every Wednesday, in the Light House Christian Book Store, Marquette. For more information, call Chuck Tooman at 869-9343 or Lois Forrester at 226-3641.
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet at 1p.m. at the Bonanza restaurant, Marquette. A representative from the K I Sawyer Heritage Air Museum will speak on museum activities and events. A business meeting will follow with Oct. reports and officer elections.
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.
PWPL's Teen Advisory Board will meet at 4:15 p.m. in the Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, Marquette. The TAB is open to all students in Grades 9 to 12 who would like to meet new people, talk about books and movies, gain volunteer experience, and help plan teen library events.