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Clubs

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.

DCH retirees gather Nov. 22

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Dickinson County Hospital retirees will gather for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at the Wild Horse Saloon in Iron Mountain.

History center fundraiser set

MARQUETTE — The Marquette Regional History Center will bring back a favorite fundraiser, Auction at the Museum, at 7 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, Nov. 20. The public is invited to come bid on antiques and collectibles, including vintage political paraphernalia; ceramics; glass bottles; a ...

PEO Chapter AN meets

IRON MOUNTAIN — P.E.O. Chapter AN will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the home of Arlene Lake. Co-hostess for the evening will be Lois Swanson. Members are asked to call the hostess if unable to attend.

AAUW lunch on Nov. 19

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain-Kingsford American Association of University Women fundraiser is planned from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, at Solberg’s Greenleaf Sports Bar and Grill in Iron Mountain. Fifteen percent of all sales of food and drink at this time will be donated to the ...

‘Oak Island’ items for sale during Girls’ Night Out

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Menominee Range Historical Foundation museums will participate in Girls’ Night Out, set for 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, by setting up at the John Fornetti Dental Center at 100 S. Stephenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. As a fundraiser for the World War II Glider and Military ...

100-Plus Women Who Care to meet Tuesday at Pine Grove

IRON MOUNTAIN — The organization 100-Plus Women Who Care in Dickinson County will have its final quarterly meeting of 2019 on Tuesday to decide which fortunate area non-profit program or agency gets to benefit from the group’s collective generosity. As in the past, participating women ...

GFWC selling fruit cakes

Iron Mountain-Kingsford General Federation of Women’s Clubs fundraising committee members Alice Smith, left, and Toni Lori announce the arrival of the traditional Claxton Fruit Cakes that will be sold for the holidays. The fruitcakes are available for $8 each at Nic’s Boutique, 217 E ...

NAMI meets on Monday

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

Diabetes Support Group meets in Iron River

IRON RIVER — The Diabetes Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Monday in the community room of the West Iron District Library. Optometrist Dr. LeeAnn Gartland will be the guest speaker. Anyone who has diabetes or has family/friends with diabetes is welcome to attend. For more ...

New Lions Club member

The Vulcan Norway Loretto Lions Club welcomed a new member in October, Jake Reid. Reid was sponsored by Dianne Castelaz-Chiapusio. The VNL Lions Club always is looking for new members. The VNL Lions Club serves the local community and also supports both national and international causes. Those ...

DAR sponsoring essay contests

MARQUETTE — The Daughters of the American Revolution will sponsor two essay contests. The Christopher Columbus essay contest is done with the National Italian American Foundation in honor of Columbus for students in ninth through 12th grades. Christopher Columbus’ first expedition set ...

DAR group to meet Saturday

L’ANSE — The Onagomingkway Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution will meet from noon to 3 p.m. Eastern time Saturday at the Historic Zeba Mission near L’Anse. Those planning to attend are asked to dress warm and bring their own lunch. For more information, call Melissa Wilson at ...

KC members in action

Members of the Iron River Council 2300 Knights of Columbus recently helped clean and paint the Caspian Ice Arena in preparation for the season opener. From left are Knights of Columbus members Scott Kataja, Don Kataja and John Spelgatti, who also are involved in the hockey program.

Veterans Day dinner slated in Hermansville

HERMANSVILLE — The Floriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Post 340 of Hermansville will host its annual Veterans Day Dinner on Monday. Social hour starts at 4 p.m., with dinner served at 5 p.m. The catered dinner will include turkey with all the trimmings. A $5 per person donation is ...