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.

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.

Widows’ Support Group – meets 6 p.m. first Sundays at Redeemer Lutheran Church, Marquette. Child care provided. For more details, call 360-9531.

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/work book study is 6-8 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

Clinic Services – HIV/AIDS counseling and testing, and Immunizations from 8:30-4 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department. Call 475-7844 for an appointment. A WIC Clinic will be held from 8:30-4 p.m. Call 475-7846 for an appointment.

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

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.

Remembering Group – meets 1 p.m. first Mondays at the Community Center in Grand Marais. Call Gustav Petruske Jr. at 494-2451.

Blood Drive will be held from 3 – 5:45 p.m., at Our Savior Lutheran Church, Iron Mountain. To schedule an appointment, please call Sue LeDuc at (906) 774-7261.

State Employee Retirees Association – Upper Peninsula Chapter #16 will hold its monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m., in the conference room of the State Office Building, Escanaba. All our members and their guests are encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be served.

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.

SMART Recovery – meets at 5:30 p.m., every Monday, at 710 Chippewa Square Suite 208. SMART Recovery is a recovery program for types of addictive behaviors. Our program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of our program. For more information call Mary: 906-362-1647, or go to SMART

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.

Cadet Squadron Lake Superior Cadet Squadron meets 6 p.m. first/third Mondays at the Munising American Legion. Open to ages 12-21.

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. 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.

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.

Informed Birth – Advocates for Informed Birth meets 6:30-8:30 p.m. first Mondays in the Peter White Public Library conference room. Call 458-2590 or 475-4328.

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

Bridge – is played at 6:30 p.m. Mondays at the Superiorland Bridge Club, Suite 18 at the Westwood Mall, Marquette. Call 225-1047 for info/partners.

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

Family Birthing Center Tour – Held 6:30-8 p.m. at Marquette General’s Women & Children’s Center Classroom. In this presentation, parents receive valuable prenatal information, an introduction to the Women?s & Children’s Center Birth and Parenting programs, a tour of the Family Birthing Center, Community Resources, gifts and prizes. Call 225-3081 to register.

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.

Gluten-Free Lifestyle – class is offered 7-8 p.m. first Mondays at the Marquette Food Co-op. Call 225-0671, ext. 23.

CoDA – Codependents Anonymous meets at 7:15 p.m. the first Monday of the month at First Presbyterian Church, Marquette.

Square Dance Sessions – at 7:30 p.m. Mondays at Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave., Marquette. Bring clean dance shoes. Sessions are led by Marge Sklar. $5 per couple. Call 236-1457.

Beagles – Ishpeming/Marquette Beagle Clubs meets at 7:30 p.m. the first Monday of the month at the Ishpeming Clubhouse.

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.

Narcotics Anonymous meeting 8 p.m. Mondays at First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

Open Gym from 8-9:30 p.m. at PEAK Gymnastics and Fitness, Marquette. $5 entry fee. Non-members are welcome.

Zumba – Latin-inspired cardio dance fitness class offered 8:15 p.m. Mondays at Dawn Dott Dance Studio, Marquette. No experience needed. Cost: $5. Call 360-9287.


Early Bird Zumba – at 6 a.m. at Dance Zone in Marquette with instructor Alex Holley. Open sessions are $4 per person or $20 for six sessions. Call 236-1457.