Clubs

NARFE to gather Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Maple Creek Restaurant in Iron Mountain. The group will have lunch, with the meeting to follow. All are welcome.

DCH retirees meet for lunch

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Hospital retirees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at Maple Creek Restaurant in Iron Mountain.

Annual smear tournament set

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Knights of Columbus Fr. Damian Council 2847 of Niagara will host its annual smear tournament Feb. 16 at St. Anthony’s Church Hall in Niagara. Registration will be from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Fee is $10 per person. Prizes, food, beverages and snacks will be available. For more ...

NAMI meets Thursday

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette will gather at 7 p.m. Eastern time Thursday in the conference room of Baraga Place, 129 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. NAMI offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with ...

ISD retirees gathering

QUINNESEC — The Intermediate School District Early Childhood retirees will gather for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Big 10 Sports Bar and Grill in Quinnesec.

Parkinson’s group meets

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Parkinson Society of Dickinson County area will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church, 395 Hamilton Ave. in Kingsford. Dr. Tyler Chartier of Norway Eye Care will present a program on Parkinson’s disease and issues with vision. The meeting will ...

Scholarship winner

Jackie McCarthy was recently awarded a $3,000 Program for Continuing Education scholarship from the local PEO Chapter EN. McCarthy has an associate’s degree and will pursue a nurse practitioner degree. PEO is a philanthropic educational organization that awards scholarships to women with ...

Stamp club meets tonight

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Northwoods Philatelic Society stamp club will meet at 7 p.m. today in the fellowship room at First Lutheran Church, 1210 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. The church is behind Slumberland Furniture.

Lions club award

Vulcan-Norway-Loretto Lions Club member Ron Henriksen receives the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award for his dedicated humanitarian services from club member Terry Backlund. The Lions Club International Foundation presents this award, which is named after the founder of the Lions Club, to deserving ...

Stamp club to gather Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The monthly meeting of the Northwoods Philatelic Society stamp club is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday in the fellowship room at First Lutheran Church, 1210 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. The church is behind Slumberland Furniture. A short business meeting and brief ...

Pulmonary group to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — The next meeting of Pulmonary Support Group is planned for 3 p.m. Thursday in the rehab gym on the main level of Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. Discussions will include, but are not limited to, insurance, transplant questions, home oxygen therapy, ...

Doll club plans Jan. 24 meeting

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. — The Enchanted Doll Club of the Northwoods will have its first meeting of the new year at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, in the Eagle Room of the Walter E. Olson Memorial Library in Eagle River. The doll club’s meetings will have a different format beginning with this ...

AAUW meets Jan. 22

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford Branch of American Association for University Women will meet Tuesday, Jan. 22, in the Hearth Room at Pine Grove Country Club. The social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 p.m. The program will begin at 6:45 p.m. and will ...

Post 50 hosts breakfast

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 will host its monthly all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the hall, 916 River Ave. in Iron Mountain. The post will serve scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast, ham, bacon, sausage, potatoes, biscuits ...

Society seeks nominations

MARQUETTE — The Marquette Choral Society each year considers whether and to whom to present annual Upper Peninsula Choral Leadership Awards. They invite nominations for this award, which must be submitted in writing and must show the nominee has provided at least 10 years of service to ...

Nami Family-to-family starts Feb. 12

MARQUETTE — Family members of individuals diagnosed with a mental illness may benefit from a 12-week “Family to Family” education course to be offered by National Alliance on Mental Illness Alger/Marquette. Classes will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern time on Tuesdays from Feb. 12 ...

Stamp club monthly meeting on Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The monthly meeting of the Northwoods Philatelic Society stamp club will be 7 p.m. Tuesday in the fellowship room at First Lutheran Church, 1210 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. The church is behind Slumberland Furniture. A short business meeting and a brief ...

Northwoods Readers celebrate

The Northwoods Readers book club gathered to celebrate Christmas in the fireplace room at Young’s in Iron River. They enjoyed lunch and a discussion, led by Bonnie Wilgreen of Iron River, of the classic book “Animal Farm” by George Orwell. A Forest Park Middle School reading program was ...

Legion Auxiliary Reino Unit meets

IRON RIVER — The monthly meeting for the American Legion Auxillary Stambaugh Reino Unit 21 of Iron River will be Jan. 19 at Young’s in Iron River. Social hour starts at 4 p.m., with the meeting and dinner at 5 p.m.

Grief group on Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — A community grief group meets from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Dickinson Memorial Hospital, Chapel, 1721 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. The group can provide a warm, caring and confidential environment that allows the opportunity to be supported by others who ...