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.


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 www.aa- marquettecounty .org.

12-Step Recovery Groups – offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St., Marquette.

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. to 4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.

Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED Class – from 9-10:30 a.m. at the Coles Drive Training Center, 104 Coles Drive, Marquette. Cost is $90. Visit /training to register.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Women’s meeting, 10 a.m. Fridays, Immanuel Lutheran Church basement, Negaunee.

Next Chapter Book Club – meets from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. weekly in the Teen Area of Peter White Public Library in Marquette. Call Ellen Moore at 226-4312 or email

Our Daily Bread – free lunch, noon-1 p.m., Salvation Army, 1009 W. Baraga, Marquette. Call 226-2241.

Alcoholics Anonymous – women’s closed “A Woman’s Way Through the 12 Steps” book discussion meeting at noon, Marquette Missionary Church. Handicapped accessible. Call AA hotline at 249-4430.

Jayne’s Bridge Club – plays 1 p.m. Fridays at the Marquette Senior Center, 300 Spring St. Call 225-1456. Partners guaranteed.

Alanon – meets 1 p.m. Fridays, Grace Episcopal Church, Ishpeming.

Ninjitsu – class offered 4-5:30 p.m. Fridays, Northern Lights Martial Arts Center, Marquette. For details call 346-9054.

Fish Fry – is 5-7:30 p.m ., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Teen Night – is 6-10 p.m. Fridays at First Baptist Church, Gwinn. Free movies, games and popcorn. Call 346-6115.

Zumba Lessons – 6 p.m. at Dance Zone, located at 1113 Lincoln Ave., Marquette. $4 per session, $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.

Explainers Program Training – offered 6-8 p.m. first Fridays at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum, Marquette. Parent/caregiver must attend 7:30 to 8 p.m. Open to ages 8-18. For more info or to register, call 226-3911.

Potluck Dinner – held at 6 p.m. first Fridays at Onota Township Hall in Deerton. Bring a dish to share and your own table service. No adult beverages. For details, or to volunteer, call Sarah Redmond at 892-8173. To receive a reminder, email

Family Square Dance – weekly lessons offered 6:20-7:20 p.m. Fridays at Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave., Marquette. Cost: $5 per family per evening. Call 225-5702.

VFW Post 4573 Men’s Bingo – early birds meet at 6:20 p.m. Regular session at 6:30 p.m. No Smoking.

Family Dance and Social Dance Lessons – offered from 7-8:15 p.m. Fridays at Dance Zone, Marquette through May. $5 per family session. No dance on March 15, April 12 and May 13. Bring clean shoes. Call 236-1457.