Clubs

Mini Yoopers Dollhouse and Miniatures Club sets meetings

NORWAY — The Mini Yoopers Dollhouse and Miniatures Club meets the second Saturday of the month in Norway. They are seeking new members. No previous experience is needed, as projects are taught step by step. The goal of the group is to teach how to create furnishings and accessories for a ...

Dickinson County sheriff speaks at Golden K meeting

KINGSFORD — Did you ever think looking forward to a Monday morning would be a good thing? The Golden K members do just that. Getting together to share all the weekend activities with one another and then getting 30 or 40 people to sing under the direction of Jim Verrette, with the musical ...

Enchanted Doll Club to host doll and collectible sale

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. — The Enchanted Doll Club of the Northwoods will have a doll and collectible sale from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 7, in the Community Room of the Walter E. Olson Memorial Library in Eagle River, Wis. The members of the doll club each will have a table of dolls, ...

Tickets for Niagara Lions Picnic drawings still on sale

NIAGARA, Wis. — Tickets for the drawings set to take place at this weekend’s Niagara Lions Picnic still are available, with 11 major prizes offered that have been donated by local businesses and individuals. The tickets are $1 each or six for $5. Drawings for these prizes will take place ...

Redemption Riders to gather

IRON MOUNTAIN — The new chapter of the Christian Motorcycle Association, the Redemption Riders of Iron Mountain, will meet Thursday at Maple Creek in Iron Mountain. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m., with the meeting at 6:30. The public is welcome. Future meetings will be announced and are ...

Niagara KC sets annual Duck Race event Aug. 4

NIAGARA, Wis. — The fourth annual Niagara Knights of Columbus Jeff Champeau Memorial Duck Race takes place Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Niagara Riverside Park/boat landing. Grounds open at 2 p.m., with races to start at 4:30 p.m. There will be a beanbag tournament, washer game of the kids, ...

Geology club meets on June 27

@import url('http://extras.ironmountaindailynews.com/includes/adam_style.css') FLORENCE, Wis. —The Northwoods Geology Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, in the lower level of the Florence Natural Resource Center in Florence. The speaker will be Dr. James M. Skibo, who will ...

Enchanted Doll Club schedules June 28 meeting

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. —The Enchanted Doll Club of the Northwoods will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 28, in the Eagle Room of the Walter E. Olson Library in Eagle River. The members of the doll club have voted to host a Doll and Collectible Sale from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 7, in the ...

OA group meets Saturdays

IRON MOUNTAIN — Overeaters Anonymous meets at 8:30 a.m. every Saturday at United Methodist Church, 808 Carpenter Ave., Iron Mountain. For more information, call 906-367-2036.

PEO Chapter AN to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — P.E.O. Chapter AN will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the home of Betty Soderberg. Co-hostess for the evening will be Lorraine McMillian. Members are asked to meet at the North M-95 junction at 5:15 p.m. to car pool. Members are asked to contact a hostess if unable to attend.

Horse show season starts

NORWAY — The show season for the Tri County Horse Association, or TCHA, will begin Saturday. All shows will be at the Dickinson County Fairgrounds in Norway. Shows start at 9 a.m., with registration at 8 a.m. All are open shows — anyone is welcome to become a member. Show dates are ...

Badger Girls honored

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 461 of Pembine took part in the awards ceremony at the Beecher-Dunbar-Pembine High School in Pembine, Wis. President Joan Erickson handed out certificates and medals to three senior girls who participated in the Badger Girl State program.

Post donates to Legion team

Members of the American Legion Post 211 in Florence, Wis., presented a donation check to Kris Johnson, coach of the Florence Legion baseball team. Members of the post, from left, are Wayne Voelker, Phillip Aten, Jeff Hickey, coach Johnson, Bob Lade and Mario Zanoni.

Telephone retirees to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — Former telephone employees will get together at 11:30 a.m. Monday, July 2, at the Holiday Kitchen Restaurant in Iron Mountain.

Civil Air Patrol squadron plans open house

The Dickinson County Composite Squadron, the local unit of the Civil Air Patrol, will host an open house at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Kingsford Armory. Members of the squadron will be present to greet visitors and talk about CAP’s missions for America. Prospective cadets age 12 and older and ...

Niagara Lions Picnic raffle tickets now on sale

NIAGARA, Wis. — Raffle tickets for the June 29-30 Niagara Lions Picnic have gone on sale, with 11 major prizes available that have been donated by local businesses and individuals. The tickets are $1 each or six for $5. Drawings for these prizes will take place just before the fireworks at ...

Scholarship winners

Joan Erickson, right, president of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 461 of Pembine, Wis., recently presented four Beecher-Dunbar-Pembine High School students with $300 scholarships. From left are Madison McLain, Heather Geib, Harlee Davis and Ally Niven.

Schumacher to speak at LIFE meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — Joe Schumacher will present a program on aviation at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Bay LIFE meeting at Bay West campus in Iron Mountain. Schumacher was born and raised on a farm in Iowa, one of 12 children. His fascination with aviation began at a young age and led him to become a ...

NAMI group to meet Monday

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

Post 50 hosts breakfast on Father’s Day

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 will host its monthly all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, June 17, at the hall at 916 River Ave. in Iron Mountain. The post will serve scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast, ham, bacon, sausage, potatoes, ...