The calendar 11/01/18
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, putting calendar in the subject line.
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 www.aa-marquettecounty.org.
12-Step Recovery Groups — offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 9 a.m., Munising United Methodist Church.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 10 a.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, Negaunee.
Free health screening — U.P. Home Health & Hospice announces free health care screenings for the month of November throughout Marquette County. Included in the free screenings are blood pressure, pulse and glucose checks and a $5 charge to have cholesterol level checked. This date: Forsyth Senior Citizens Center – 11 a.m.- noon, 165 N. Maple St., Gwinn – 346-9862.
Flu shots for veterans — Flu vaccinations are now available for veterans enrolled in VA health care. Veterans may request the flu shot at their regularly scheduled VA appointments. Veterans may also get vaccinated during free walk-in flu shot clinics at Marquette VA Clinic on Fridays, Nov. 2 and 9, from noon-3 p.m. (ET) each day. No appointment is necessary. The clinic is located at 1414 W. Fair Ave., Suite 285. Veterans may call 800-215-8262, extension 34758, for updated VA Flu Shot Clinics in the Upper Peninsula and northeast Wisconsin.
Alcoholics Anonymous — noon, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
All Recovery Group Meeting — an alternative to 12-step and religious recovery group meetings. noon to 1 p.m., 1009 W. Ridge St., Marquette. Welcoming all who have experienced addiction, are affected by addiction and/or support the recovery lifestyle.
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.
Fish fry — The Ishpeming VFW Post 4573, 310 Bank St., will have a fish fry each Friday from 4-7 p.m. The menu features a variety of fish, baked or fried, ribeye steak, chicken and burgers. Each dinner include baked potatoes or fries, applesauce, cole slaw, roll and dessert. Take-outs are available. Call 906-486-4856.
Tech Help Drop-In — Members of the Northern Michigan University Student Cybersecurity Association will be available to provide assistance with all tech needs. Peter White Public Library Northwest corner, upper level, 4-5:30 p.m.
Fish fry — is 5-7:30 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.
Teen Night — is 6-10 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.
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.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 6 p.m., Missionary Church, Marquette.
Dance — The Marquette Folk Dancers have weekly recreational dancing at 7 p.m. at the DanceZone, corner of College and Lincoln. Beginners and visitors always welcome. No experience necessary. Phone 226-9617 for information. Per person fee: $120 annual membership or $3 per session.
Cribbage — The Negaunee Eagles will host cribbage every Friday starting at 7 p.m. Call 906-475-9584 to sign up. The club opens at noon on Fridays.
Reformers Unanimous — addiction classes meet 7-9 p.m., Heritage Baptist Church, 3755 County Road 456, Skandia. Call the Rev. Lon Russell at 942-7900 or 360-7901.
Sweeney Todd — Northern Michigan University’s Forest Roberts Theatre will present the dark and haunting musical “Sweeney Todd” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for the public, $10 for students and $5 for NMU students. They are available online at tickets.nmu.edu or at any NMU EZ Ticket outlet.
Narcotics Anonymous — open meeting at 7:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., upstairs of 106 S. Main St., Ishpeming.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 7:30 p.m., Bible Chapel, Rock.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 8 p.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 8 p.m., Victory Lutheran Church, K.I. Sawyer.
Alcoholics Anonymous — (closed 12 and 12/non-smoking) meets 8 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Munising.
Alcoholics Anonymous — Native American Group meets 8-9 p.m., 1901 Longyear Ave., Marquette. Call 228-8155.
Lake Superior Zendo — Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details.
12-Step Recovery Groups — offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org.
Alcoholics Anonymous — meets 9 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.
St. Christopher’s Harvest Bazaar — will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will feature crafts, books, a bake sale and a country store. Lunch will be available. The church is located at the corner of Badger and Ontario in Marquette Township.
High School Art Show — Starting this date, Peter White Public Library TeenZone. Marquette Alternative High School students have created original posters expressing their opinions on social issues of importance to them. Art teacher Joy Bender-Hadley instructed her students to use no words, or as few words as possible, in designing their posters. The public is welcome to stop by the TeenZone anytime to view these pictures that are worth a thousand words. Free. For more information, call 226-4321, email email@example.com, or visit www.pwpl.info.
YMCA Tang Soo Do Karate –in Marquette. 9:30-10 a.m. Private Lessons by appointment, Intermediate to Advanced students of all ages from 10-11 a.m., Family and White Belt Youth Class from 11 a.m.-noon. Spirit Warrior Karate
Academy-A Christian perspective on the martial arts. Contact 6th Degree Black Belt Master Joyce Tredeau at 360-0479 or the YMCA at 227-9622.
TaeKwon-Do School — Martial arts class from 9:30-11 a.m. for all ages and belt levels. 1310 S. Front St., Marquette. Visitors welcome. Call 485-1366.
Christmas Craft Show — Skandia Lions Club Community Christmas Craft Show is set for 10 a.m. to noon at the
Skandia Community Center, 224 Kreiger Drive. A variety of crafts and other homemade goods will be available for purchase at the show.
Fall bazaar — St. Michael Catholic Church’s Altar Society in Marquette will host its annual Fall Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A White Elephant sale will take place in the Monsignor Dunleavy Hall, corner of Heard Court and Kaye Avenue. Items available include crafts, baked goods, collectibles, children’s items, jewelry, books, holiday items, and many miscellaneous household goods. A soup, salad and dessert luncheon will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p m. Cost of luncheon is $7 for adults or $3 for children under 12. For more information or to donate items, go to www.Stmichaelmqt.org or call 906-228-8180.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 10 a.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.
Zumba — Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 10 a.m. at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.
Al-Anon — non-smoking meeting, 10 a.m. at C