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.


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.

Farmers Market — The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is celebrating its 20th season this summer. It is at the Marquette Commons, 112. S. Third Street, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous — meets 9 a.m., Marquette Hope United Methodist Church, First Campus. 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.

Iron Ore and the Civil War — The Michigan Iron Industry Museum hosts Iron Ore and the Civil War from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event features a Civil War artillery encampment featuring military camp life; costumed interpreters; cannon demonstrations; cooking demonstrations; period music; children’s games and activities. Museum located at 73 Forge Road, Negaunee. Call 906-475-7857 for more information.

Plant Exchange — St. Louis the King Women’s Club will have its annual Fall Plant Exchange starting at 9:30 a.m. The exchange itself will occur at 10 a.m. and will take place in the Knight of Columbus parking lot. Gardening tools, outdoor and indoor plants, shrubs, seeds and supplies can be shared at this venue. New gardeners are welcomed.

Friends of the Poor — The Friends of the Poor Run/Walk for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul will be at 400 N. Third St., Ishpeming, along the Iron Ore Heritage Trail. Timed 5K run and 1-2 mile walk to raise funds for those needing assistance in meeting basic needs of food, rent, utilities, and transportation in the Ishpeming, Negaunee, and Republic areas. Register online at www.fopwalk.org/event/2385 or same day registration at 10 a.m. Event begins at 10:30 a.m. For more information, fopsvdp@gmail.com

PWPL book sale — Friends of the Peter White Public Library Fall 2019 Book Sale is from 10 a.m.-1:45 p.m.

Walking celebration — from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. all are welcome to Celebrate Walking in Marquette with the North Country Trail Hikers Chapter of the North Country Trail Associaion at the corner of Lakeshore Boulevard and the driveway into Mattson Lower Harbor Park right next to the fully accessible North Country Trail/Marquette Multi-purpose Pathway.

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.