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.


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.

Spring gift — St. Louis the King Church, 264 Silver Creek Road, Harvey, is hosting a spring gift and rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A lunch of sloppy joes, coleslaw, chips, dessert and beverage for $6 begins at 11:30 a.m. Questions? Call MaryAnn at 942-7624.

Children’s sale — Redeemer Lutheran Preschool, located at 1700 W. Fair Ave., Marquette, is hosting its annual Children’s Clothing and Toy Resale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The sale features clothing sizes 0 to 14/16 and various children’s toys, books and equipment. The sale is open to the public and all proceeds are to benefit the preschool. For more information contact Carmen K. Albert at 228-9883.

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.

Bookstore Day — Snowbound Books in Marquette is hosting a full day of festivities in celebration of Independent Bookstore Day and its 35th anniversary from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. All are welcome.

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.

Child ID — Marquette Masonic Lodge 101 will be providing a free child identification program. The event will be held between the hours of 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Westwood Mall, which is located at 3020 U.S. 41 in Marquette. The program is being provided as a part of the Marquette County 2019 Children’s Fair.

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.

Pie Social — at Bethany Lutheran Church in Ishpeming is from 1-3 p.m. and everyone is welcome.

Ojibwa history — A program entitled “History of the Ojibwa Peoples” will be presented at 1 p.m. in the Leverton Community Room on the lower level of the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library. Cousins Judy Conrad, Danny Garceau, and Jeff Carlson will be discussing their Ojibwa heritage with the aid of a number of artifacts from their collections. The public is invited to this free event; seating is limited, so it will be “first come, first served.” Light refreshments will be served by the Friends of the Library.

Goof-Fest — The inaugural Goof-Fest scholarship benefit celebration will raise funds to establish The Alan “Goofus” Ammesmaki Scholarship for Negaunee High School. Events start at 2 p.m. in downtown Negaunee.

Melody on Ice — “Around the World!” 2 p.m. Berry Events Center, Marquette. Tickets can be purchased in advance at a discount at NMU EZ ticket outlets or at the door on the day of the event. This show is sanctioned by the United States Figure Skating Club.

Family Night — is 6-9:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gwinn. Free games, movies, popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Wizard — “Wizard of Oz,” 7 p.m., Ishpeming High School’s W.C. Peterson Auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and will be available at the door.

Alcoholics Anonymous — meets 7 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 300 Bensinger, Big Bay. Handicapped accessible.

AA/Al-Anon — open meeting 7:30 p.m. above Parties Unlimited, 105 S. Main Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 8 p.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.


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.

Breakfast — is 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 9 a.m., 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

Life Recovery Group — meets 9:30-10:30 a.m., Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous — 11 a.m., upstairs 106 W. Main St., Ishpeming.

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

Personal Ministry Time — from noon-2 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

Ninjitsu — class offered 1-2:30 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

“Divine Mercy” concert — is at 1:25 p.m. at St. Peter Cathedral, 311 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette. Following the celebration there will be refreshments and fellowship. Preview and get free music downloads at www.DonnaCoriGibson.com. The celebration begins at 1:25 p.m. with a rosary lead by Knights of Columbus, Confessions, and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. Then from 2-2:50 p.m. will be the message and concert by Donna Cori. From 3-4 p.m. will be a service Including: Chaplet of Divine Mercy sung by Donna Cori Gibson, Reflection by Donna Cori Gibson and Benediction, and Veneration of the 1st Class Relic of St. Faustina.

Bingo — American Legion Auxiliary Bingo at Post 349 in Little Lake is ongoing on Sundays. Early birds are at 1:30 p.m. and the regular session is at 2 p.m. The public is invited.

Workers Memorial — a ceremony to commemorate Workers’ Memorial Day will be at 2 p.m. at the Negaunee Elks, 107 N. Pioneer Ave. It is put together by the UP Regional Labor Federation, AFL-CIO and Marquette-Alger Labor Council.

Wizard — “Wizard of Oz,” 2 p.m., Ishpeming High School’s W.C. Peterson Auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and will be available at the door.

Senior Dance — Fourth Sunday senior dance at Dance Zone will feature an afternoon of music and dance featuring Blue Champagne.

Dance Zone is at 1113 Lincoln Ave., Marquette. The dance will be from 2-5 p.m. and is open to the public. The cost is $8 per person; $2 discount to the first six people to arrive. Bring clean shoes to protect the dance floor and the dancers. For more information, contact Marge at 906-236-1457.

Aikido — class offered 3-4 p.m., Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Community dinner — at Hope Free Lutheran Church will be at 5 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend and enjoy some fellowship and a meal of baked ham and cheesy potatoes. The church is located in west Ishpeming on South Northlake Drive. Groceries will also be available for those in need. For more info, call the church at 906-485-5714.

Open Drop-In Meditation Sit — 5:30-6:30 p.m. An opportunity for individuals with meditation practices to get together in a group setting for 30-minute silent meditation, brief sharing and short loving kindness meditation. Free (donations accepted). Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1310 S. Front St., Marquette. In the Women’s Center Building, south facing side, enter through Studio B.

Superior Pipe and Drum — Corps meets 6-8 p.m. at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit www.superiorpipes.org.


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