Clubs

Car club ride set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ car club has planned a dinner ride for Thursday. They will depart from the Midtown Mall parking lot at 6 p.m. and travel as a group to Domino’s for dinner. All area car enthusiasts are invited to join at any time. You do not need to own a classic ...

VFW announces kick-off of scholarship competition

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Veterans of Foreign Wars Tufts-Rondon Post 2891 has kicked off the VFW’s Voice of Democracy Scholarship competition, Commander Shannon Rienke announced. Local high school students have the opportunity to compete for thousands of dollars in scholarships and a trip to ...

Women’s Health Fair and Seminar on Sept. 27

HARRIS — Respite Care of Marinette and Menominee Counties will host a Women’s Health Fair and Seminar on Sept. 27 in the conference center at the Island Resort and Casino, W399 U.S. 2 in Harris. The day starts with a Wellness Fair from 9 to 11 a.m. Eastern time featuring 22 vendors. ...

NAMI gathers on Thursday

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

Grief group meets Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The next monthly grief group luncheon will be 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Maple Creek Restaurant in Iron Mountain. Meetings are open to the public. Those who attend can purchase their own lunch. For information, contact Erik Barnhart or Diane Johnson at 906-786-4456. ...

Paisano Club celebration set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson Area Paisano Club will host its annual Columbus Day Dinner on Oct. 7 at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. Cocktails begin at 5 p.m., followed by a family-style Italian dinner consisting of baked chicken, penne pasta with Crispigna’s red sauce and ice ...

DCH retirees plan meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dickinson County Hospital System retirees will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Storheim's in Iron Mountain.

Parkinson meeting Thursday

KINGSFORD — The next meeting of the Parkinson Society support group will be 10 a.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church, 395 Hamilton Ave. in Kingsford. This meeting is open to Parkinson’s disease patients, caregivers, family and friends. Coffee and snacks will be available. Those ...

Crystal Falls Musicale to begin 2018-2019 season

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Crystal Falls Musicale will have its reorganizational meeting for the 2018-2019 season at 6 p.m. Monday at Christ United Methodist Church in Crystal Falls. The theme for the coming year is “Music... The Magic Key.” This month’s program will celebrate Andrew Lloyd ...

Crivitz Legion post to meet

CRIVITZ, Wis. — The Crivitz Legion will have its regular monthly meeting of the Netzel-Zenz Post 413 of Crivitz at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the post, 251 N. Highway 141, across from the Piggly Wiggly grocery store in Crivitz. All members are encouraged to attend and all veterans are welcome. For ...

Author to speak at AAUW meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — Author Ellen Airgood will join the Iron Mountain-Kingsford branch of the American Association of University Women on Tuesday, Sept. 25 to talk about her books. The dinner meeting, to beat the Chippewa Club in Iron mountain, is open to the public. The social hour will begin ...

Geology club sets meeting

FLORENCE, Wis. — The Northwoods Geology Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26 in the lower level of the Florence Natural Resource Center. The annual Rock and Mineral Identification night will also take place. Two experienced identifiers will be available to answer questions and ...

Legion Unit 21 Auxiliary meets

IRON RIVER — The Stambaugh American Legion Auxiliary Reino Unit 21 will have its September monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the American Legion hall, 212 Washington Ave. in Iron River. or more information on the American Legion or about joining the auxiliary, stop at the hall or call ...

Nifty ‘50s, ‘60s to meet

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Nifty ‘50s and ‘60s of Niagara High School will meet for lunch at noon Tuesday at the Niagara Senior Center in Niagara, Wis. Reservations need to be made no later than noon Monday by calling the Senior Center at 715-251-1603. Anyone who graduated from Niagara ...

CF Musicale meets Monday

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Crystal Falls Musicale will have its reorganizational meeting for the 2018-2019 season at 6 p.m. Monday at Christ United Methodist Church. The theme for the coming year is “Music…The Magic Key.” This month’s program will celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber’s 70th ...

Steak Fry on Saturday

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Niagara Knights of Columbus Council 2871 will sponsor a steak fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at St. Anthony Catholic Church Hall in Niagara. The meal will consist of an 8- to 10-ounce tenderloin, baked potato, salad and dessert. Beer, soda and coffee will be ...

Gitchee Gumee Bible Camp retreats set

EAGLE RIVER, Mich. — Gitche Gumee Bible Camp in Eagle River, Mich., will host its annual fall retreats. The women’s retreat is a Thursday-to-Saturday event set for Sept. 20-22. The speaker will be Shannon Popkin, author of “Control Girl,” and a contributing blogger at Revive Our ...

Dickinson MARSP to meet Sept. 20

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson Chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel will meet Thursday, Sept. 20, at Pine Grove Country Club. Rachel Saputo, the new manager of Michigan BC/BS Insurance, will present the program, “Updates on Insurance for Under and Over Age ...

Alzheimer program Thursday

IRON RIVER — The Alzheimer’s Association —Greater MI Chapter-U.P. Region will present “Effective Communication Strategies,” an education program by the Alzheimer’s Association, from 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Iron River Care Center, 330 Lincoln Ave. in Iron River. As people with ...

SAL donation

The Kingsford Sons of the American Legion recently donated $1,000 to help finance putting up a flag pole at the Bert Carpenter Memorial at Badwater. Bert Carpenter was the head engineer for the Dickinson County Road Commission in building the Badwater Bridge between Michigan and Wisconsin more ...