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

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

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

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

Musikgarten – Drop in for kids from 10 – 11 a.m. with Corrine Rockow. For $5 a day, at the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center.

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.

Fish Fry – from 4 – 7 p.m. in the Gauthier Hall at St. Louis the King Parish, 264 Silver Creek Road, Harvey.

Guardians of Wow – from 4 – 6 p.m. at The U.P. Children?s Museum, Marquette. The training session is for children ages eight to 18 to become part of the Guardians of Wow program,formerly Explainers, at the museum. Snacks will be served and a parent or caregiver must be present from 5:30 – 6 p.m. The Guardians of Wow is a fun program where youth volunteers learn about service and leadership through assisting in the museum. Training sessions for new members are the first Friday of every month. For more information or to register, call Jim Edwards 226-3911 or email at museum

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

LEGO Club – from 4:15-5 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library, Marquette. For ages 5 and up. Children will listen to a story and work with others to build projects. LEGOs provided. For more information, call 226-4320 or visit

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.