The calendar 12/6/18
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 email@example.com, putting calendar in the subject line.
Deadline — This the deadline to sign up for the Marquette County Chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel’s meeting at the Landmark Inn which is at noon Dec. 11. Call 486-8096 or 226-3388 for luncheon reservations.
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.
Book sale — 9 a.m.-5 p.m., The Friends of the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library sponsor a sale of used books in the Ray Leverton Community Room on the lower level of the library.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 9 a.m., Munising United Methodist Church.
Alcoholics Anonymous — 10 a.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, Negaunee.
Health screening — U.P. Home Health & Hospice announces its free health care screenings. This date, 11 a.m.-noon, Forsyth Senior Citizens Center, 165 N. Maple St., Gwinn – 346-9862
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.
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 reference area, upper level, 4-5:30 p.m.
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.
Marquette Elks 405 Fish Fry — is from 4:30-7:30 p.m. The menu includes baked or fried fish with choice of a variety of spices or plain.
Shrimp and beer battered cod round out the seafood choices. Burgers and chicken strips are available too. All dinners include choice of baked potato, fries or onion rings, salad bar and a made from scratch dessert. Diners will enjoy live music by Bobby Buchkoe. The Marquette Elks Lodge is located at 127 N. Front St. Reservations or carry out orders can be made by calling 906-226-7611.
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.
Romeo and Juliet — Shakespeare’s timeless and ever relevant “Romeo and Juliet” will be presented by the Westwood Shakespeare Company at 7 p.m. at the Patriot Performing Arts Theatre. Advance tickets are on sale for $5 in the Westwood High School office, and tickets will be sold at the door for $8/student and $10/adult. Groups of five or more can purchase tickets at the door for $5 per person.Season tickets are also available.
Music — “A Christmas Tapestry 2018: Music of the Season” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic, Marquette. All are welcome to attend. Freewill donations will be accepted. For more information call 249-9867.
Middle School Yule Ball — Put on your best semi-formal attire for the Peter White Public Library’s third annual Yule Ball. Music, dancing, food and friends. Parent chaperones welcome. Grades 6-8, Community Room 7:30-9:30 p.m.
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.