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Clubs

Genealogical society potluck

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

AAUW plans Christmas party on Dec. 10

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford Branch of American Association for University Women will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the Chippewa Club for the annual Christmas Party. The social hour will begin at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 5:30 p.m. The dinner will include Coq aux vin, ...

Lions Club calendars for sale

NIAGARA, Wis. — The 2020 Niagara Lions Club raffle calendars are on sale. Cost is $10 each and only 1,000 will be sold. Winners are drawn for every day except Mondays, with $100 awarded for 13 holidays, $20 all Saturdays and Sundays, and $10 for all Tuesdays through Fridays throughout the ...

AAUW speech contest winners listed

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford Branch of the American Association of University Women sponsored the M. Jean Jokipii Memorial Speech Contest on Nov. 20 at Bay College West in Iron Mountain. The contest was open to all area high school students. It required presenting an ...

Packing event volunteers

The Palmisano Care Package Project, together with the Trillium Area Girl Scouts, conducted their annual holiday packing event Nov. 9 in Kingsford. Thanks to the generosity of the community, they were able to pack 150 care packages to ship to the troops overseas in time for the holiday season. ...

Group donates quilts

The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church of Kingsford gathered to make hurricane relief quilts for Okracoke Island, N.C. They have shipped the quilts to Grace Lutheran Church By The Sea in Nags Head, N.C. The congregation was aiding in the relief work for ...

Paisano Club Christmas party set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The annual Paisano Club Christmas Party will be Sunday, Dec. 8, at the  El Capitan Supper Club in Spread Eagle, Wis. Cocktails begin at 5 p.m., with an Italian dinner served at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $29 each and will be available at Crispigna’s Market, Simone ...

Foster families topic at Golden K meeting

By JOAN JOUPPI For The Daily News KINGSFORD — Monday morning at the First Presbyterian Church in Kingsford was buzzing with chatter as the Golden K seniors began filtering into the fellowship hall. It seemed as though everyone had exciting stories to tell about their weekend activities. ...

Pembine Ladies Christmas Party on Dec. 2 in Dunbar

DUNBAR, Wis. — The annual Ladies Christmas Party has been set for Monday, Dec. 2, at Richard’s Supper Club in Dunbar. Cocktails and registration will begin at 4 p.m. Ladies should note doors will not open before that time. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $20 for the meal, ...

DCH retirees to lunch Friday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Hospital retirees will gather for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Friday at the Wild Horse Saloon in Iron Mountain.

DCCT production this weekend

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Community Theatre will present “A Christmas Story” this weekend at the Braumart Theatre. Performances are set for 7 p.m. Friday, 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. The play is directed by Fred Jump, who also directed “Li’l Abner,” with ...

Norway women’s club seeks Christmas gifts for Norway-Vulcan area residents

NORWAY — The Norway-Vulcan Women’s Club has its annual Giving Christmas Trees set up for donating gifts this holiday season. Each tree has an envelope with gift suggestions either for a man or woman. These gifts will be shared with Norway-Vulcan area residents who may be alone at ...

Niagara museum donation

Linda Decker photo Karen Klenke was surprised when the Niagara Lions Club at a recent dinner presented her with a $500 check for the Niagara Historical Museum’s mural fund drive. The donation recognized Klenke’s long history of service to the Niagara community and the Lions Club. In ...

Genealogical society meets

The Dickinson County Genealogical Society will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in the local history and genealogy room of the Dickinson County Library in Iron Mountain. The final edition of “Dickinson Diggings” for 2019 will be distributed. Society President Bill Cummings will present a program on ...

No November meeting for geology club

FLORENCE, Wis. — The Northwoods Geology Club will not meet in November due to the Thanksgiving holiday. A club Christmas party has been set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, in the lower level of the Florence Natural Resource Center. Those planning to attend are asked to consider bringing a ...

Doll club to meet

The Enchanted Doll Club of the Northwoods will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Eagle Room of the Walter E. Olson Library in Eagle River, Wis. The meeting will begin with a program on the Gotz Company by Sally Young of Arbor Vitae, Wis. The Gotz Company is a German dollmaking company that has ...

‘Black Cow’ event

The Iron River Knights of Columbus Council 2300 recently hosted its quarterly Black Cow event at the Oscar G. Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center in Iron Mountain. Members served root beer floats, Black Cows and sundaes to the veteran residents, their guests and staff. From ...

Stamp club meets Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Northwoods Philatelic Society stamp club will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the fellowship room at First Lutheran Church, 1210 S. Stephenson Ave. behind Slumberland Furniture in Iron Mountain. A short business meeting and a brief educational program will be followed by the ...

Cribbage on Saturday

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Uren-Cooper-Johnson American Legion Post 50 of Iron Mountain will have its monthly cribbage tournament starting at 1 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $20 a team. Those interested can sign up at the bar.

Faithorn Hunters Breakfast Nov. 23

FAITHORN — The Faithorn Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad will host its Hunters Breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 23 at the Faithorn Town Hall. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children. There also will be a bake sale.