Clubs

Post 413 open house Wednesday

CRIVITZ, Wis. — Netzel-Zenz Post 413 of the American Legion will host an open house at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The post will serve hamburgers, bratwurst and hot dogs. The event is open to all members and non-members who would like to meet their local American Legion officers and members. The ...

Early childhood retiree to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — Intermediate School District Early Childhood retirees will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at The Big 10 Sports Bar and Grill in Quinnesec.

Storytime starts Aug. 20

Dickinson County Library upcoming activities include: Monday, Aug. 20 Back to School Storytime at 10:30 a.m. at the Dickinson County Library-North Dickinson Branch in Felch Township. Preschool children up to age 5 can participate in crafts, activities and stories to get excited about school ...

NAMI meets

MARQUETTE — The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette will gather at 7 p.m. Eastern time today and Thursday in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. For more information, call 906-360-7107 or go online to www.namiam.org.

Northwoods Geology Club plans next meeting at Nichols’ home

FLORENCE, Wis. — The Northwoods Geology Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, in the lower level of the Florence Natural Resource Center. All are welcome to attend. In place of the usual meeting and presentation, the group has been invited to visit the home of Nick and Jeanie ...

Museum open house Sunday

Museum open house Sunday

Terri Castelaz/Daily News photo The Menominee Range Historical Foundation’s third-annual museum open house will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the World War II Glider and Military Museum and the Cornish Pumping Engine and Mining Museum at 300 Kent St. and the Menominee Range Historical ...

Florence Historic Building Guided Walk on Saturday

FLORENCE, Wis. —Those who missed the recent Florence Historic Building Guided Walk will have another chance to participate at 10 a.m. Saturday. Walk leader Karen Wertanen said the leisurely stroll will begin at the Florence County Museum on U.S. 2 between Florence and Central avenues. A ...

Group meets

IRON MOUNTAIN — As an extension of the community grief group, OSF Hospice will host a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Maple Creek Restaurant in Iron Mountain for bereaved people to gather for informal conversation. All who attend are responsible for purchasing their own ...

Symposium planned

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Parkinson Society Support Group of Dickinson County area will host its third annual U.P. Parkinson Disease Symposium from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, in Fornetti Hall and lower commons area of Bay College West in Iron Mountain. This is a Upper Peninsula and ...

Community meal tonight

IRON MOUNTAIN — The First United Methodist Church of Iron Mountain will serve a free community meal from 5 to 6 p.m. tonight. The church is at 106 Fourth St. in Iron Mountain, across from Hardee’s.

UP Lions Clubs contribute to Houghton disaster relief

IRON MOUNTAIN — Several local Lions Clubs met recently at the Dee Stadium in Houghton to welcome the arrival of donations for the disaster relief effort. First Vice District Governor Bruce LaBelle, along with District Cabinet Treasurer Scott Kwarciany and other members of the Bark River ...

Post 50 family meeting set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 of Iron Mountain has planned a family meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, at the Post. All Legion, Auxiliary and Sons of the American Legion members are encouraged to attend.

Back to School Carnival on Friday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Gathering student supplies can be fun and easy as First Covenant Church in Iron Mountain again will host a Back to School Backpack Carnival from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the church, 125 E. H St. in Iron Mountain. Kids will receive basic school supplies by playing simple ...

Reino Unit 21 meets Aug. 20

STAMBAUGH — The American Legion Auxiliary Reino Unit 21 of Stambaugh will have their monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at the post. They welcome anyone who is interested in joining the auxiliary to stop in and visit to ask any questions they might have.

Senior dance rescheduled to Aug. 24

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain Senior Center dance set for Friday has been rescheduled to Friday, Aug. 24. Pam and Scott Koehn will be performing from 7 to 10 p.m. This dance is to celebrate Steve Major’s 90th birthday. Because of his love of dancing, he wanted to commemorate his ...

On The Road Again tours southern Europe

NORWAY — Nine members of the On the Road Again Tour Group enjoyed an amazing journey in May to Barcelona, Southern France, the Italian Riviera, Florence, and Rome. While in Barcelona, the group had an opportunity to visit La Sagrada Familia Cathedral, designed by Catalan architect Antoni ...

Stephen Lynerd Group to perform free concert Thursday

IRON RIVER — The Chicago-based jazz quartet Stephen Lynerd Group will perform a free concert at 6 p.m. Thursday at Grace Covenant Church in Iron River. The concert is the final installment of the 20th annual Summer Concert Series. The group plays jazz arrangements of a variety of ...

Grief group to meet Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The local grief group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday in the library at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. The group can provide a warm, caring and confidential environment, with the opportunity to be supported by others who understand. No ...

Third annual museum open house set Sunday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Menominee Range Historical Foundation’s third annual museum open house will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the World War II Glider and Military Museum and the Cornish Pumping Engine and Mining Museum at 300 Kent St. and the Menominee Range Historical Museum at 300 E. ...

Friends of Library to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Friends of the Dickinson County Library will have their regularly scheduled meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the library in Iron Mountain. Agenda will include reports on the summer’s activities as well as planning for the fall. All members are encouraged to attend ...