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.
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. 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, Immunizations, family planning, and breast and cervical cancer screening from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Call 475-7844 for an appointment. A WIC Clinic will be from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.
Alcoholics Anonymous - meets 10 a.m. Tuesdays at St. John's Church in Ishpeming.
NHS 1951 - meets for brunch at 10 a.m. second Tuesdays, Negaunee Senior Center. Call 346-3830 or 485-1178.
Tai Chi - from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in downtown Marquette call 235-8510.
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 1-5 p.m. at Baraga County Memorial Hospital, Lanse. For an appointment, call Polly Manning at 906-524-3470.
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.
Story/Craft Hour from 1 - 2 p.m. for ages 4 and up in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library, Marquette. For more information, call 226-4320.
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.
Zumba Gold Class - will be from 6 - 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the MAPS Adult Education and Community Enrichment Center, Marquette. The instructor is Valerie Bradley. For more information, call 225-4215. To register, visit www.mapsnet.org /Schools/CommunityEducation.aspx.
American Legion Auxiliary Bingo - early birds meet at 6:30 p.m. Regular session begins at 7 p.m. at Post 349, Little Lake.
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.
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.
Compassionate Friends - support group for families who have experienced the death of a child meets 7-9 p.m. second Tuesdays at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Marquette. Call 249-1948 or 249-3511.
Kennel Club - Marquette Kennel Club meets second Tuesdays in the back room at the Peter White Library. Board members meet at 7 p.m., general meeting at 7:30 p.m. For more information visit marquettekennelclub.tripod.com.
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.
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 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.
Clinic Services - HIV/AIDS counseling and testing, from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Call 475-7844 for an appointment. A WIC Clinic will be from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.
Blood Drive - from 9-10:30 a.m. at Gogebic County Medical Care Facility, Wakefield. For an appointment, call Chris Hoff 906-224-9811, extension. 104.
12-Step Recovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
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.
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.
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.
Blood Drive from 12:30- 2:30 p.m. at the Ojibwa Corrections Facility, Marenisco. For an appointment, call Jennifer Laitala at 906-787-2217, extension 72104.
Jayne's Bridge Club - meets at 1 p.m., at 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.
Marquette Range Steelworkers Retiree's Club meeting at 1 p.m. at Ronn Hall, Negaunee. New members are welcome.
World Politics - discussion group meets 2-4 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the Falling Rock Cafe and Bookstore in Munising.
Ballroom Dancing Classes - will take place at 2-3 p.m on the first and third Wednesday of every month in the community room of the Peter White Public Library. This workshop is free for seniors. No experience or partner necessary and refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 906-228-0472 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Japanese Cultural Class - Japanese tradition and art for children from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center, Marquette. To register call 906-228-0472 or email email@example.com.
Overeaters Anonymous - traditional meeting is 5:15 p.m. Wednesdays at the Women's Center, 1310 S. Front St., Marquette.
Sexual Assault Survivors - support group meets confidentially. Call The Women's Center at 225-1346, ext. 16 for time, location.
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.
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.
Project Hope - Association for Children's Mental Health family support group meets 6 p.m. third Wednesdays, Messiah Lutheran Church, Marquette. Call 249-4498.
Bariatric Support Group - meets 6-7 p.m. third Wednesdays, Arcadia Health Care, Marquette. Call 800-440-7862.
Narcotics Anonymous - "New Beginnings" group meets 6 p.m., Great Lakes Youth Recovery Center, Marquette (Treatment center rules apply).
Zumba Lessons - 6 p.m. at Dance Zone, located at 1113 Lincoln Ave., Marquette. $4 per session, $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.
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.
Ely Township Board - at 6 p.m. at the Ely Township Hall.
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 if school is canceled. For details, call Michele Woodford at 346-5567 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Eagles Aerie - Ladies Auxiliary, Negaunee Eagles Aerie 1944 meets at 7:30 p.m. first/third Wednesdays at the club.
Bridge - played at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18, Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.
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.