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The calendar

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 rprusi@miningjournal.net, putting calendar in the subject line.

Saturday

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.

Tang Soo Do Karate — in Marquette, 9-9:30 a.m. and 9:30-10 a.m. Private lessons by appointment. 10-11 a.m. Intermediate, Advanced, Teen and Adult Beginners. 11 a.m. to noon, Family Class and noon-12:45 p.m. Youth Beginners ages 6-12. At the Superior Dance Academy, 1500 W. Washington St. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian perspective on the martial arts. Contact 6th Degree Black Belt Master Joyce Tredeau at 906-360-0479 or Master.T@Spiritwarriorkarate.com.

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.

MooseWood — from 10 a.m. to noon, Matt Watkeys, forester for Marquette and Alger County Conservation Districts, will lead a winter tree identification program at MooseWood Nature Center in Marquette. A 10-15 minute inside discussion will be followed by time out in the field. The fee: $5 for an individual and $10 for a family-up to four or give what you can. A limited number of snowshoes are available for $5 or bring your own.

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 Church of Christ, Marquette.

Bridge Lessons — offered 10:30 a.m., Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Alcoholics Anonymous — Big Book study group 10:30 a.m., Back Room in University Center at Northern Michigan University.

Career open house — Northern Michigan University will host a Career Exploration Open House from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Jacobetti Complex. Prospective students and families are invited to tour the learning labs, meet with faculty to discuss programs and explore career choices. The Career Exploration Open House will highlight careers in: automotive service; aviation maintenance; construction management; electrical; line technician; engineering technology; heating and cooling; industrial maintenance; industrial technologies; mechanical; welding; hospitality management; computer numerical control; and cosmetology. In addition, admissions counselors will be available until 2 p.m. in conjunction with Wildcat Weekend.

For more information on programs, call 227-2190 or visit websites for the Technology and Occupational Sciences Department at nmu.edu/tos or the Engineering Technology Department at nmu.edu/et.

Repair Cafe — The Transition Marquette County Repair Cafe will be open again in the Marquette Arts and Culture Center, on the lower level of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. From noon to 4 p.m., the public is invited to bring in small household items in need of repair. Volunteer repair talent will be on hand to work on computers and electronics, sewing machines, small appliances, clothing, lamps, and other household items.

Alcoholics Anonymous — noon, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Faith-Based Recovery — Faith-based support and recovery program for addictions of all kinds meets noon-1:30 p.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel. Call 356-6346, 553-9830 or 356-6133.

Ninjitsu — class offered noon-1:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Open Gym — noon to 1:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. Non-members welcome. Fee is $5. Call 273-0696.

Once Upon a Time . . . Puppet Theater — Enjoy a family puppet show of the classic fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast, performed by the actors of Vertigo Theatre Company. Peter White Public Library Community Room Performances at 1 and 2 p.m.