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., Negaunee Eagles Club.

Rock Lions An all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet will be on the third Sunday of each month from 9 a.m -1 p.m. at the Rock Lions Club, M-35, Rock. Children ages 5 and under eat free. For more information, call 906-359-4835.

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

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

Personal Ministry Time – from 2-4 p.m., at New Life Church, Marquette. This ministry is for anyone with a need for physical, emotional or spiritual healing in their life. For more information, call 226-2333.

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

Yoga – at 4 p.m. at the Cave Fitness Center, K.I. Sawyer. For more information, call 346-2318.

Community dinner – Hope Free Ev. Lutheran Church in West Ishpeming will hold its monthly Community Dinner from 5:00-6:30. This month’s menu will feature spaghetti and garlic bread. The dinner is free of charge and all are welcome. Contact the church for more information at 485-5714.

Superior Pipe and Drum – Corps meets 6-8 p.m. 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. at First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Call 866-506-6557.

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

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

Early Bird Bingo – at 6:20 p.m., the VFW post 4573 in Ishpeming.

Alcoholics Anonymous – (open/speaker/non-smoking) meets 7 p.m., 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

Holiday closing – The Marquette County Health Department is closed for Memorial Day and will re-open at 8 a.m. Tuesday.

Pancake breakfast – will be served at the Humboldt Township Hall from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Memorial Day.

Marquette Memorial Day – Memorial Day Services are planned by the Richard M. Jopling Post No. 44 of the American Legion in Marquette. The service at Park Cemetery will be at 9:30 a.m., with the ceremony at Holy Cross Cemetery set for 10:15 a.m. Post members encourage everyone in the Marquette area to join in the services. Refreshments will be served at the American Legion Post, 700 W. Bluff St., Marquette, following the 10:15 a.m. service Monday.

Negaunee Memorial Day – V.A. Romo VFW Post 3165 in Negaunee will hold its annual Memorial Day commemoration, beginning with a parade at 10 a.m. in downtown Negaunee. Following the parade, a ritual will be conducted at the Negaunee Cemetery beginning around 11 a.m. Another abbreviated ceremony will then be conducted immediately afterward at Northland Chapel Gardens. A luncheon will then be available at the post home on Gold Street.

Storytime ABC’s – at 10 a.m. a storytime for 2- and 3-year olds at the Peter White Public Library, Marquette. Toddlers must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call 226-4323.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Principles of Recovery open meeting is at noon at Great Lakes Center, 1009 W. Bridge, Marquette. Call 228-6545.

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

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

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., Wesley United Methodist Church, Ishpeming.

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

SMART Recovery – is an abstinence based recovery group that meets at 5:30 p.m. at 710 Chippewa Square Suite 208. The program is based on scientific knowledge and reason. Spirituality, religion and higher powers are not part of the program. SMART Recovery is a program for all kinds of addictive behaviors. For more information call Mary at 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.

Martial Arts – Free trial classes offered 6-7 p.m., 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.

Overeaters Anonymous – meets 6:15 p.m., Bethany. Lutheran Church, Ishpeming. Handicapped accessible. Call 360-6393.

Bridge is played at 6:30 p.m. 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. at Good News Assembly of God in Ishpeming. Call 485-5561.

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

Al-Anon – meets 7 p.m., 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. For location/more information, email or call 225-5702.

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

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

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

Narcotics Anonymous – meeting 8 p.m. 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. 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.

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