The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing no later than one week before the event. Send to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855.


12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. For a complete AA meetings list visit

Breakfast – is 8-11 a.m., American Legion Post 340, Hermansville.

Breakfast – is 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays, Negaunee Eagles Club.

Life Recovery Group – meets 9:30-10:30 a.m. Sundays, Lake Superior Christian Church, Marquette.

Auxiliary Bingo – 1:30 p.m. for early birds and 2 p.m. for the regular session at the American Legion Post 349 of Little Lake. Call 346-6000.

Ninjitsu – class offered 1-2:30 p.m. Sundays, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 346-9054.

Aikido – class offered 3-4 p.m. Sundays, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. Call 361-5282.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. Sundays at Silver Creek Church in Harvey. New members welcome. Highland dancing, bagpiping and drumming instruction available. Call Pierre Ogea at 249-1999, or visit

Narcotics Anonymous – meeting is 6 p.m. Sundays at First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

Narcotics Anonymous – open meeting, 6 p.m. Sundays, the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

VFW Auxiliary Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session begins at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

ACA – Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families beginners meeting is 6:30-8 p.m. Sundays at First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St., Marquette. Call 273-0396.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m. Sundays, First Presbyterian Church, Munising.

Incest Survivors – Survivors of Incest Anonymous meets 7 p.m., Lake Superior Village Community Center, Marquette. Women only. Call 228-8155.

Alcoholics Anonymous – closed meeting, 8 p.m. at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.


Alcoholics Anonymous – Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit

Clinic Services – from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Clinics include HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing and Immunizations. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s “Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions” discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Principles of Recovery open meeting is at noon Mondays at 106 Coles Drive, Marquette. Call 228-6545.

Alcoholics Anonymous – noon meeting at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette. Handicapped accessible.

Bridge – is played at 1 p.m. Mondays at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St., Marquette. Call 225-1456.

Parallel Parenting – from 1 to 2 p.m. at MGH. This class is designed for parents who are separated, divorced, or never married. Call 225-3081 to register.

Parkinson’s Support Group – meets at 2 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month at the Negaunee Senior Center. Call 475-6266.

Blood Drive – from 2-5:45 p.m. at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry. For an appointment, call Dana Wiljanen at 906-293-9260.

Tai Chi – exercise class for persons confined to a sitting position is offered 3-4 p.m. Mondays at the Warner Creek Residential Care Facility, 100 Isabella Ave., Palmer.

W.A.M. – Walk A Mile Storytelling Troupe for students in fourth through eighth grade meets 4-5:30 p.m. Mondays at the Peter White Public Library. Call 226-4320 or visit for details.

Youth Karate – class offered 4:30-5:30 p.m. Cuong Nhu karate class offered 6-7 p.m., both at MMA Way, 200 Division St., Ishpeming.

TOPS 625 – meets at 4:30 p.m. Mondays, Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

Tang Soo Do – Karate youths class, 5-6 p.m. Mondays at the Negaunee YMCA. Spirit Warrior Karate Academy, a Christian approach to martial arts. Call 360-0479.

TOPS 934 – weigh-in is 5:30 p.m., meeting is 6:30 p.m. upstairs of VFW Post on Gold Street, Negaunee. Call 475-4437.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m. Mondays, Sands Township Community Complex. New beginners’ classes begin the first week of each month. Call 346-4523, or visit

Bingo – offered 6 p.m. Mondays, VFW Post 5670, Gwinn. Smoke free.

Karate-Cuong Nhu – 6 -7 p.m. at MMA way, 200 Division St., Ishpeming. Youth 8 and up and adults.

Yoga Class Series – from 6 to 7 p.m. every Monday through April 1. Classes will be held at the Erickson Center in Curtis. No classes will be held March 11 or March 18. The fee is $48/series or $6/drop-in. Call 906-596-9974 to register.

Soo Bahk Do Karate – classes for ages 7-adult offered 6-7 p.m., beginner teen and adult 6:30-7 p.m., black belts 7-8:15 p.m. and (Dan) class 8-9:30 p.m. at Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy, 1200 S. Front St., Marquette. Call 226-4723 for more info/private lessons.

Overeaters Anonymous – meets 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Gwinn United Methodist Church. Handicapped accessible. Call 360-6393.

Superiorland Toastmasters – meets 6:30-8 p.m. second/fourth Mondays at the Peninsula Medical Center, Marquette. Call 235-8557 or visit

Bridge – is played at 6:30 p.m. Mondays at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 1 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 361-1929 for info/partners.

Grief Support Group – meets 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming. Call 485-5561.

Panic Relief – panic attack and anxiety program offered at 7 p.m. Mondays via teleconference call. To participate, call 732-940-9658. For more info, visit

Al-Anon – meets 7 p.m. Mondays, Michigan State Farm in Chatham, in the crops building. Call 439-5252.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, corner of Fair and Presque Isle avenues, Marquette.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church, U.S. 41 South, Skandia.

Mainstream Square Dancing – 7:30 p.m. Mondays. For location/more information, e-mail or call 225-5702.

Senior/Adult Skate – from 7:30-9:20 p.m. at Lakeview Arena. Marquette residents age 50 are free with a picture ID. Age 50+ is $2, ages 18-49 are $3 and skate rentals are $3.

Alcoholics Anonymous – meets 7:30 p.m. at Mitchell Methodist Church, 207 N. Teal Lake Ave., Negaunee.

Alanon – meets 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Bethany Lutheran Church, 102 Poplar, Republic. Call 376-2391.

Alanon – meets 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Grace Episcopal Church, corner of First and Canda streets, Ishpeming. Barrier-free. Last Monday is open meeting.