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Alcoholics Anonymous — Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., Hope 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.
Sonderegger Symposium — Northern Michigan University’s Center for Upper Peninsula Studies and the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center will present the 19th annual Sonderegger Symposium, titled “Anishinaabek: East, South, West, North.” This free event will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Northern Center. There will be a free lunch and refreshments available for attendees. To see the complete schedule with presentation times, visit https://www.nmu.edu/beaumierheritagecenter/events.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 9 a.m., Munising United Methodist Church.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 10 a.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, Negaunee.
Alcoholics Anonymous — Morning Big Book Group meets at 10 a.m., 1001 N. Second St., Ishpeming. ADA accessible, enter in back.
Wonder Babies — 10:15-10:40 a.m. Peter White Public Library Great Room. Stories, songs, rhymes, and finger-plays for newborns to 17 months with a loving adult. Older siblings are welcome. Playtime and adult social time after storytime encouraged. No admission charge. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info.
U.P. Home Health and Hospice’s blood pressure and glucose clinic — 11 a.m. – Forsyth Township Senior Center.
Alcoholics Anonymous — noon, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
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 Alliance Group — 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.
Tech help — Members of Northern Michigan University’s Student Cybersecurity Association will be available to help library patrons with their personal technology devices from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library’s Heritage Room on the upper level. No appointment is necessary and there is no charge for this service.
Fish fry — American Legion Post 349 in Little Lake will have a fish fry from 4-7 p.m. The choices on the menu are walleye, whitefish (baked or fried), perch, cod (baked or fried), 21-piece shrimp, fantail shrimp or a combo fish platter. All these dinners include french fries or baked potato, coleslaw and roll. Non-fish choices are chicken strips and fries or hamburger and fries. Call 346-6000 for more information.
Fish Fry — Ishpeming VFW Post 4573, 310 Bank St., will have Friday Night Fish Fry each week from 4-7 p.m. The menu features a variety of fish, baked or fried, ribeye steak, chicken and burgers. Each dinner includes a baked potato or fries, applesauce, coleslaw, roll and dessert. Eat-in or take-out will be available. Call 486-4856 for more information. Funds raised support local veterans.
LEGO Crew — 4:30-5:30 p.m. Peter White Public Library Great Room. Meet other LEGO enthusiasts and build LEGO projects with the library’s LEGO blocks. Family friendly. No admission charge. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info.
Fish fry — American Legion Post 44, 700 W. Bluff, Marquette, will have a Fish Fry from 5-7 p.m. On the menu, whitefish, shrimp, or chicken strips, a choice of baked potato or french fries and salad bar is included with all meals. This meal is open to the public.
Uke Week — Ben Hassenger, Marquette’s “Ukelele Ambassador,” hosts a workshop open to the public from 6-8 p.m. at the Hiawatha Fold. $15 entrance fee.