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Sharing Christmas

The Norway-Vulcan Woman’s Club’s annual sharing Christmas trees are on display at Northern Interstate Bank in Norway or the branch bank at Pat’s Foods in Norway. Each tree contains an envelope with gift ideas for either a man or woman. These gifts are then shared with someone who may be ...

Christmas party Saturday

CASPIAN — Children from Iron County are invited to join Santa and Mrs. Claus for lunch from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the George Young Recreational Complex, 159 Youngs Lane. Lunch will be a hot dog, chips and a cookie. Also, all the children will have an opportunity to make ornaments, a ...

Post 145 donating to Feeding America veterans project

NORWAY — The American Legion Post 145 of Norway has agreed to make a donation toward the upcoming Dickinson County Area Veterans Alliance Feeding America veterans project scheduled for late January or early February. The announcement was made at the December monthly meeting. Members ...

Borderland Arts Group events today, Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Borderland Arts Group plans three upcoming events. They will host a mini-gallery reception from 4 to 6 p.m. today at The Savage Mane, 209 E. Hughitt St. in Iron Mountain. The public will have the opportunity to meet the artists, enjoy a treat and shop. The “How to Paint ...

Parkinson Society meeting Thursday

KINGSFORD — The Parkinson Society, a support group for Parkinson’s disease patients, their families, caregivers and friends, will have its annual Christmas party potluck starting at 10 a.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church on Hamilton Avenue in Kingsford. The event will include a ...

IM Post 50 sets potluck party

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 in Iron Mountain will host its annual Christmas potluck party starting at 6 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 906-774-5797 or stop in the Post, at 916 River Ave. in Iron Mountain.

Telephone retirees to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — Due to the New Year’s Day falling on the first Monday in January, the former telephone employees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Jan. 8. at Holiday Kitchen. All former employees are welcome.

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VFW donation

Wyatt Zambon recently made a donation to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3674 of Iron Mountain. Zambon, along with his father, Jeff, attended the club’s monthly meeting to present $101.64 that Zambon had saved to post member Scott Visintainer, shown above. The VFW will use his generous gift ...

Post 50 cribbage tournament set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 of Iron Mountain will host a monthly cribbage tournament that starts at 1 p.m. on the third Saturday of the month. Cost is $10 a team and 25 cents for a 19 hand. Those interested can sign up at the bar.

Genealogical society meets

IRON RIVER — The Iron County Genealogical Society will meet at noon Thursday in the J. Patrick White conference room of the West Iron District Library in Iron River. Members are asked to note the change in time for this meeting. This will be the members’ annual Christmas potluck. ...

Alzheimer’s group meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Alzheimer’s Support Group meets the first Thursday of the month. The next meeting will be 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday at 1238 Carpenter Ave. in Iron Mountain. Please use the lower level entrance in back.

NAMI group meets Monday

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette offers confidential support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. A support group will gather at 7 p.m. Eastern ...

Nifty ‘50s, ‘60s plan luncheon

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Nifty ‘50s ‘60s of Niagara High School will meet for lunch at noon Wednesday, Dec.13, at the Niagara Senior Center. This will be the Christmas dinner. Reservations need to be made no later than noon Tuesday, Dec. 12, by calling the Senior Center at 715-251-1603. ...

Dickinson MARSP Christmas Party set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson Chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel will host its annual Christmas Party on Thursday, Dec. 14, at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. Following the noon luncheon, the Kingsford Jazz Band directed by Ben Sherk will perform. A ...

State retirees meet Monday

ESCANABA — The State Employees Retirement Association will meet at noon Eastern time Monday in the state office building conference room. Election of board members is planned. There also will be light refreshments. Call Frank Berres at 906-786-2965 or Arlene Paulson at 906-786-7199 if you ...

Former telephone employees meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — Former telephone employees will meet for their monthly luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Holiday Kitchen in Iron Mountain. All former employees are welcome.

PEO Chapter AN social set

NORWAY — P.E.O. Chapter AN will have its annual Christmas social Monday at Talons Restaurant in Norway. Social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m., with dinner to follow. Those attending will have an opportunity to contribute to the chapter’s Christmas charity if not already done. For ...

Some of the great examples of woodcarving, painting, wood burning and fabric art techniques Borderland Arts Group members use for the Christmas ornament exchange.

Borderland Arts Group plans Christmas party

IRON MOUNTAIN — Borderland Arts Group will host its Christmas party at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, at Maple Creek Restaurant, 1052 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. Members new and old are invited to be part of a handmade ornament exchange, which is an optional part of the party. Ornaments ...

Parkinson group plans Christmas party potluck

KINGSFORD — The Parkinson Society of Dickinson County Area, a support group for Parkinson’s disease patients, caregivers, family and friends, will have its Christmas party potluck on Thursday, Dec. 14, at the First Presbyterian Church in Kingsford. The gathering and social time begin at ...

Dickinson Ultreya Christmas Party on Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dickinson County Ultreya will have its family Christmas party at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain. The event will feature fellowship, caroling and Christmas songs. Everyone is asked to bring a plate of favorite Christmas cookies to share.