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.

Heikki Lunta WInterfest — events this date in Negaunee include: Pannu Kakku Finnish Pancake Breakfast, Elks Club, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Antique and Vintage Snowmobile Show, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Learn To Luge, Human Foosball, Ladder Golf and Snow Shoeing, Lucy Hill, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Anna & Elsa Songs and Sing-a-long, Vista Theater, noon to 6 p.m.; Negaunee Public Schools Art Show, 1-3 p.m., St. Paul’s School gym; Negaunee VFW Open House, starting at 3 p.m.; and bonfire, after dark.

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.

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.

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.

Women’s March — rally together at noon, Marquette Commons Lot, march at 1 p.m., post-march reception from 2-5 p.m. at Ore Dock Brewing Co., Marquette.

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.

Gardening — the U.P. Master Gardener Association has its first presentation of the year titled: “The Versatile Hardy Geranium” by Bill Van Kosky, 1 p.m. in the Shiras Room of Peter White Public Library.

Once Upon a Time — Puppet Theater. Enjoy a family puppet show of the classic fairy tale The Frog Prince performed by the actors of Vertigo Theatre Company. Sponsored by the Friends of PWPL. Peter White Public Library Community Room 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Spaghetti Benefit– for Richard “Bugs” Bergman, who is in need of a kidney transplant, beginning at 3 p.m. at the Ishpeming Elks Lodge. The event will include live music, raffles, bake sale, and 50-50.

Open House — VFW Post 3165 and Auxiliary will be hosting an open house as part of the Heikki Lunta Celebration. Homemade chili and cudighi sandwiches will be available for purchase after 3 p.m. There will also be entertainment both evenings by Ron Collins Jr. and his Video Jukebox. The public is encouraged to attend. Call Scott at 401-0453 for more information.

Care Clinic benefit — the 2020 Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for the Care Clinic of Marquette will take place this date. The date coincides with the 47th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision to make abortion on demand legal in America, according to a news release. The event will take place at St Peter Cathedral Hall in Marquette. Serving will be from 4:30-7 p.m. Dinner will include All-You-Care-To-Eat spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, dessert and beverages. Tickets are available at the door.

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