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.

Alcoholics Anonymous — meets 9 a.m., Marquette Hope United Methodist Church, First Campus. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430.

Overeaters Anonymous — meets 9 a.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic, Marquette.

Prayer — UP City Fest and UP City Serve hold a prayer meeting at 9 a.m. every Saturday meeting at 1210 Presque Isle Ave., Marquette.

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.

Tai chi– an introductory workshop to the practice of Tai Chi Chuan will be held at Hope Connection Center, 927 W. Fair Ave. in Marquette from 9:30 a.m.-noon. This workshop is sponsored by The Cedar Tree Institute, a nonprofit organization that provides services in the areas of mental health, religion, and the environment. For more information on this event, or to register, go to www.cedartreeinstitute.org or call 906-228-5494.

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.

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.

Sensory Storytime –10:30-11:30 a.m. Peter White Public Library Great Room. This sensory-friendly storytime has stories, songs, movement activities, with extra time for sensory play at the end. Sensory Storytime is designed specifically for preschool-age children and their families, but all youth with their families are welcome. No admission charge. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info.

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.

DAR — the Onagomingkway Chapter, DAR, will hold its monthly meeting from noon to 3 p.m. at the Marquette, Big Boy, 1950 U.S. 41 W, Marquette. Anyone with questions about genealogy and joining DAR is invited to bring those and they will be answered after the meeting. Call Melissa at 906-226-7836 with questions.

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.

Climate Lobby — the public is invited to join the Marquette Chapter of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby for the group’s monthly meeting in the Lions Room of the Peter White Public Library at 12:30 p.m. The national CCL group will present a video-conference to the local chapters during these meetings, which are regularly scheduled the second Saturday of each month.

Special Olympics — The 2020 Upper Peninsula Winter Games for Special Olympics Michigan Area 36 are taking place n Marquette. The public is invited to watch the following events: 1-1:30 p.m. Opening Ceremonies at Rippling River Resort ; 1:30-3:30 p.m. Sport Competitions at Rippling River and Marquette Mountain; and 3:30-4:30 p.m. Award Ceremonies at Alpine Room at Marquette Mountain. The athletes and coaches will be participating in activities/events before and after the competition. Those planning to attend are advised to watch the Special Olympics Michigan Area 36 Facebook page for any cancellation updates due to weather.

Auditions — Open auditions for a production of “The Vagina Monologues” will take place from 1-4 p.m. at Peter White Public Library in the lower level. Denise Clark is producing the play. Female actresses age 18 and older — and those who identify as female or non-binary — are encouraged to audition for the show. No experience is necessary.

Traditional Music Jam — Bring your acoustic instruments to play those great traditional folk songs in an informal gathering. Listeners and singers are welcome. Peter White Public Library Community Room 2-5 p.m.

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

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

MSO — The Marquette Symphony Orchestra’s fourth annual Chamber Music Collage Concert will be presented by MSO musician-volunteers 7:30 p.m. in Northern Michigan University’s Forest Roberts Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. They’re available in advance through NMU Ticket Outlets and at the door.

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.


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