Clubs

Yoga class to start at NWTC Aurora site

AURORA, Wis. — Yoga With or Without a Chair will be offered in Aurora through a partnership with Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Aging and Disability Resource Center and Florence County Public Health. The classes will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 8 to March ...

Northern Lights Master Gardeners gather

MARINETTE, Wis. — The annual meeting of Northern Lights Master Gardeners Associated was Dec. 12 at Little River Country Club in Marinette. Officers elected for 2019 are: Jill Ruess, president; Tara Votis, vice-president; Barb Swan, secretary; Viki Palid, treasurer; and Ed Draze, Dorothy ...

40/8 donates to Bay College Allied Health Program

ESCANABA — Local organization 40/8 Voiture 663 recently donated more than $3,700 to purchase intravenous infusion pumps to be used by Bay College students pursing a degree or certificate in Allied Health. IV pumps are used to infuse fluids, giving students training and experience with ...

New Year’s Eve event at Post 50

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 will host a New Year’s Eve drawing and spaghetti dinner event Monday evening at the post, 916 River Ave. in Iron Mountain. Dinner will be served from 6 to 8 p.m., with the drawing to follow. Cost is $5 per person, which ...

Golden K Club has annual Christmas party for children

KINGSFORD — Daily schedules are usually busy for everyone. Put Christmas in the mix and it makes one wonder how everything will get done. Monday morning found the Golden Kers gathering very early at the First Presbyterian Church in Kingsford, rolling up their sleeves to set up for the ...

Northwoods Geology club meets next in January

FLORENCE, Wis. — The Northwoods Geology Club will not meet Wednesday due to the holiday. Their next meeting will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, in the lower level of the Florence Natural Resource Center in Florence, Wis. Coffee and snacks will be available throughout the evening, along ...

Pulmonary group meets

IRON MOUNTAIN —The next meeting of Pulmonary Support Group is planned for 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 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 ...

Nifty ‘50s, ‘60s plan luncheon

NIAGARA, Wis. — The Nifty ‘50s and ‘60s of Niagara High School will meet for lunch at noon Wednesday at the Niagara Senior Center. This will be the annual Christmas get-together. For this day, Marinette County Elderly Services is requesting reservations be made at least 48 hours in ...

Freeman’s seeks hats and mittens to donate to the Salvation Army

KINGSFORD — Freeman Nursing and Rehabilitation Community is seeking hats and mittens to be donated to the Salvation Army. Donations will be accepted through Dec. 24 and can be brought to 1805 W. Pyle Drive in Kingsford. For more information, contact Kat Kerley at ...

Post 340 meets Thursday

HERMANSVILLE — The Floriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Post 340 of Hermansville will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the club rooms in Hermansville.

ISD retirees meet Monday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Intermediate School District Early Childhood retirees will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Carlos Cantina in Iron Mountain.

Grief group to gather 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 ...

Pulmonary group to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Pulmonary Support Group will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday in the rehab gym on the main level of Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. The group is for anyone with a chronic lung disease, on oxygen therapy, waiting for or who has received a lung transplant, plus their ...

Diabetes support group potluck set for Thursday

CASPIAN — The Diabetes Support Group will host its annual Christmas party at noon Thursday in the community room of the Spring Valley Apartments, 100 Spring Valley Ave. in Caspian. Those planning to attend should note the location and time change. The event will be potluck, so everyone ...

Pieper chosen for Lions Club Melvin Jones Fellow award

CRYSTAL FALLS — The Crystal Falls Lions recently named Al Pieper as this year’s winner of the Melvin Jones Fellow award. Pieper was the unanimous choice of the Melvin Jones selection committee to receive the award for 2018-2019. This award is generally given to one outstanding Lions ...

NARFE group to gather Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will meet at noon Thursday for its Christmas luncheon at Maple Creek Restaurant in Iron Mountain.   All are welcome.

Local Parkinson group plans Christmas party/potluck

IRON MOUNTAIN —The Parkinson Society of Dickinson County area, a support group for Parkinson patients, caregivers, families and friends, will meet Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall on Hamilton Avenue in Kingsford.  This will be the annual Christmas party and ...

MARSP party Dec. 13

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson Chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel will host its annual Christmas party Thursday, Dec. 13, at Pine Grove Country Club in Iron Mountain. A social hour with non-alcoholic punch, punch with cheer, mimosas and coffee will begin at 11 ...

Classy Lassies meet Thursday

QUINNESEC — The Classy Lassies will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Big 10 Sports Bar and Grill in Quinnesec. Members will exchange gifts from the Dollar Store. An envelope will be passed for a food pantry.