Clubs

Lions Club award

Lion District 27-B2 Governor Jim Noll, left, recently presented Dan Decker of the Niagara Lions Club with a special award. Decker not only serves as treasurer for the Niagara, Wis., club but also is the district treasurer. Noll commended Decker for his outstanding and unselfish service as the ...

Dickinson Parkinson group meets Thursday

KINGSFORD — The Parkinson Society of Dickinson County area will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church, 395 Hamilton Ave. in Kingsford. The meeting will begin with gathering and social time, coffee and snacks, followed by music, exercises, business agenda and a ...

Crystal Theater donation

The Crystal Falls Lions Club recently donated $500 to the Crystal Theater in Crystal Falls. The donation will be added to the movie projector fund to replace the current equipment, which is outdated and unreliable. Wilma Kallies, left, president of the Crystal Theater board, accepts the check ...

Stamp club meets Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The monthly meeting of the Northwoods Philatelic Society stamp club is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday in the fellowship room at First Lutheran Church, 1210 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. There will be a short business meeting, a brief educational program and the usual ...

Senior Tea held for Norway seniors

The Norway-Vulcan Women’s Club hosted the 76th annual Norway High School Senior Girls Tea at Oak Crest Golf Course in Norway. The Women’s Club presented two $1,000 scholarships to Emily St. Vincent, left, and Kayte Casanova. Awarding them to the girls was scholarship chairperson Mary Jo ...

Dickinson MARSP plans its annual local/state meeting

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson Chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel has scheduled the local version of the annual state meeting for Thursday, May 17, at Pine Grove Country Club. Don Johnson, Area 2 director, will conduct the annual business meeting. A social ...

Luncheon for state employee retirees Monday

ESCANABA — The State Employee Retirees UP Chapter 16 will have a luncheon at noon Eastern time Monday at the Highland Golf Club in Escanaba. The chapter meeting will take place after lunch. The program will feature Hantz Group representative Laurie Schmidt. Lisa Arva Overton of Blue ...

Pulmonary Support Group to meet May 10 at Dickinson County Hospital

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Pulmonary Support Group will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 10, in the rehab gym on the main level of Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. Discussions will include, but are not limited to, insurance, transplant questions, home oxygen therapy, day-to-day issues and concerns, ...

GFWC program set for Friday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford General Federation of Women’s Clubs will meet at noon Friday at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. The program will include installation of new officers for 2018-19; a report by President Louise Swope on the state convention April 19-22 ...

Classy Lassies to lunch Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Classy Lassies will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at The Pit Stop in Niagara, Wis. Members are asked to bring three wrapped items. Remember that dues will be collected this month. Anyone interested in joining the Red Hat group? The only requirements are being age 60 or ...

Circle 367 meets Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Daughters of Isabella Congress Circle 367 will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Immaculate Conception Faith Formation Center in Iron Mountain. Barbara Bedard will serve as hostess. All are encouraged to attend.

Craft and bake sale planned

SAGOLA — Grace Presbyterian Church of Sagola will host a Craft Show and Bake Sale from noon to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Sagola Community Building.

Car club plans Cabin Fever ride

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Just Cruizin’ Car Club Cabin Fever ride is set for Sunday. The club will depart at 1:30 p.m. from the northwest corner of the Midtown Mall, with pickup at 1:35 p.m. at the bear in Vulcan. They then will travel as a group to Escanaba.  The first stop will be Menard’s ...

Genealogical society to meet

IRON RIVER — The Iron County Genealogical Society will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at the West Iron District Library in the J. Patrick White conference room. The group will view the PBS DVD, “Influenza 1918.” As the nation mobilized for war in the spring of 1918, ailing Pvt. Albert Gitchell ...

Post 145 pancake breakfast set

NORWAY — The American Legion Post 145 in Norway will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the Post, 621 Main St. in Norway. The menu will include scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, hash browns, toast, juice and coffee. Cost is $7 per person, with children ...

Photo club on Wednesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Through the Lens Photo Club will meet at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Crystal Lake Center, 700 Crystal Lake Blvd. in Iron Mountain. Everyone is invited to bring a photo or a photo on a flash drive depicting “New Life.” This will be the last meeting at the center until ...

Borderland Arts to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — Borderland Arts will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday in the upper gallery area at Bay West College in Iron Mountain. After viewing the college’s Spring Student Art Show and attending the awards presentations, members will adjourn to the lower level art room until 8 p.m. Any ...

N-V Women’s Club to host annual Senior Tea on Wednesday

NORWAY — The Norway-Vulcan Women’s Club will host the annual Senior Tea at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Oak Crest Golf Club. The Senior Girls will be treated to a tea luncheon and scholarships will be presented during the event.   The guest speaker at the April meeting of the ...

GFWC plans luncheon on Friday in Iron Mountain

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford General Federation of Women's Clubs will meet at noon Friday at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. The program will include installation of new officers for 2018-19; state convention report by President Louise Swope, which took place April ...

Arts group meets

Borderland Arts will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at Bay West College in Iron Mountain in the upper gallery area. After viewing the college's Spring Student Art Show and attending the awards presentations, members will adjourn to the lower level art room until 8 p.m. Any members who have done work ...