Ongoing

RCCA SEASON MEMBERSHIPS FOR SALE. Available at Heritage Hearing Care, Menominee; Mattison Insurance Agency, Marinette; Peshtigo Pharmacy; and rcconcerts.com. Performances include: Anderson and Roe, piano duo; Forever Young Musical Theater from Branson; Roy and Rosemary, piano-violin; and Glenn Miller Orchestra. For more information, people may call Barb Akins 906-863 7387.

MARINETTE HISTORICAL MUSEUM OPEN. The museum on Stephenson Island highlights an authentic sawmill, miniature logging camp, early history displays and the Evancheck Log Cabin. Hours are Mondays, noon to 4 p.m.; and Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Open some Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. People may call Darlene, 715-732-2545, to make appointments for large tours. Cost is $3 for adults, $1 for ages 13-18, and ages 12 and younger are free.

MENOMINEE HERITAGE MUSEUM. Open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., and Saturday, noon-3 p.m.

THE SALVATION ARMY YOUTH CENTER. Open to all youth ages 6-17. Homework assistance, table games, crafts, darts, foosball, pool table, air hockey, ping pong and more. Located at 76 Russell St., Marinette. Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 2:30-6 p.m., and Wednesday, 2:30-7 p.m. (supper, Christian scouting program, music). People may call Marla 715-735-7448 for more information.

BORROWING LIBRARY EBOOKS. Individuals may use a InfoSoup library card to check out and download ebooks from the library for a Kindle, Nook, iPad, or tablet for free. Make an appointment with Mariel Carter, 715-732-7570, at the Stephenson Public Library to get one-on-one assistance downloading the OverDrive app and learning how to search for, check out and download eBooks from the Wisconsin Digital Library website.

FREE BASIC COMPUTER CLASSES. Classes held at the Job Center of Wisconsin, 1605 University Drive, Marinette, and funded by Bay Area Workforce Development Board in partnership with Goodwill Industries. Classes (computer basics, MS Windows, Word, Internet, email and Excel) will be held Mondays from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. For reservations, people may call the Job Center, 715-732-7854 or 715-732-7756.

FREE COMMUNITY MEAL PROGRAM. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday (except holidays) from 4:30-5:15 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 80 W. Russell St., Marinette. Anyone is welcome. For more information, people may call 715-735-7448.

THE LORD’S DINER. An evening meal program held every Wednesday, from 4:30 to 6 p.m., at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Pierce Avenue and University Drive. The Lord’s Diner serves a variety of hot meals and includes a food pantry. Sponsored by St. Vincent de Paul, Faith Baptist Church, Community Covenant Church, St. Paul’s Church, St. James Church, the Christian Motorcycle Association and Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Volunteer servers and food donations are welcome. For more information, people may call the Our Savior’s office, 715-735-3101.

ZUMBA CLASSES. Held Mondays, 12:15-12:45 p.m. and 5:15-6:15 p.m.; and Saturdays, 8 a.m. at the UW-Marinette Field House. Punch cards available. Cost: five classes for $25; 10 classes for $40. Five-week sessions, running continuously. People may join anytime. Modifications shown for any fitness level. Showers available. People may call, Kristine 814-397-4769 (Marinette).

RESTOR(ME)-STRESS REDUCTION/FLEXIBILITY CLASS. 30-minute class to work on flexibility while relaxing and decompressing from life's stressors. Held Wednesdays 12:15-12:45 p.m. at the UW-Marinette Field House. Punch cards available. Cost is $5, walk-in. Join anytime. Bring a mat and water bottle. People may call Kristine, 814-397-4769 (Marinette).

SILVER SNEAKERS/FLEX STRENGTH AND BALANCE CLASSES. Classes are held at UW-Marinette Field House Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. No cost to Silver Sneakers Benefit members. Nominal cost for non-benefit participants. For more information, people may call Kristine at 814-397-4769 (Marinette) for more information.

ADULT OPEN VOLLEYBALL AT DUER GYM. Sundays, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., and sponsored by the Marinette Recreation Department. Cost is $2 per player payable at the gym. No pre-registration is required. For more information, people may call 715-732-5222.

AQUATIC EXERCISE CLASSES. Bay Area Mobility Centers holds one-hour aquatic exercise sessions weekdays at 3117 Shore Drive, Marinette. For class information, people may call the Bay Area Mobility Center, 715-732-5111.

BEND AND STRETCH EXERCISE. Program sponsored by the Marinette Recreation Department. Floor and flexibility exercises held Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9-9:45 a.m. at the Duer Gym, 402 Williams St., Marinette. Punch cards are available for purchase at the Civic Center. For more information, people may call 715-732-5222.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS CLASSES. Chair Yoga, Beginner Yoga, Yoga/Pilates, Chair Exercise, Ballroom Dance and Zumba Core and Glutes classes are all offered at the Marinette Senior Center, 1603 Ludington St., Marinette. For more information and to register in advance, people may call 715-732-1280 or visit ttp://www.marinette.wi.us/index.php/explore/senior-center.

M&M FARMERS MARKET. Market, previously known as the Menominee County Farm & Food Exchange, has moved to M&M Plaza, Menominee, in the vestibule of Mighty Pet. Open from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturdays.

FARMERS MARKET. Held by the Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers Market Association every Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon, at the corner of 1st Street and 8th Avenue, Menominee. Empowering Classes are held twice a month at the Menominee Senior Center from 6-7:30 p.m. Market accepts a variety of payment options. Interested vendors may email menomineehdfarmersmarket@gmail.com, call 906-863-8718 or visit www.menomineefarmersmarket.com or the Menominee Farmers Market on Facebook.

MARINETTE MARKET ON STEPHENSON ISLAND. Market hours are Fridays, from 2-6 p.m. Vendors can set up a 10-foot by 20-foot space every Friday throughout the summer along the parking lot at Stephenson Island for a seasonal fee of $50. Musicians are also welcome. Vendor applications and rules may be picked up at City Hall in the Community Development Office or by contacting Jan Kust at 715-732-5139 or Judy Alwin, 715-732-4333. More information is available at www.cityofmarinette.wi.us/visitors/marinettemarket. Market will continue through October as weather permits.

Now through Aug. 19

ART EXHIBIT: THE BEAUTY OF MENOMINEE, MARINETTE AND PESHTIGO. On display at Spies Public Library, Menominee. Sponsored by GFWC Menominee Woman's Club and the Spies Public Library.

Now through Aug. 31

ART IN BLOOM. Held by Menominee Area Arts Council (MAAC) has named this year’s theme as Art in Bloom consisting of artwork with flowers and accompanied by live flowers. Currently on display at Farmers and Merchant Bank and Trust.

Now through August 31

RAFFLE TICKETS SALE. Limousine ride with former Packer, George Koonce. Event hosted in conjunction with the Sept. 14 Tailgate Party at the Pullman House. Raffle winners will be picked up by limo at The Pullman House in Menominee and driven to historic Lambeau Field, where they will be joined by Koonce for the ride back. Only 50 tickets will be sold at a cost of $100/ticket for two seats in the limousine. Three lucky winners and their guests will spend time with George Koonce. Tickets are available through noon, Aug. 31, when the three winners will be drawn. To purchase a ticket, people may call Kerri at the MMACF, 906-864-3599.

Now through Sept. 1

QUEEN MARINETTE AWARD NOMINATIONS. The award will be given to a woman who reflects the spirit of Queen Marinette: Generous with her time, community minded, and respected by peers. The award will be given at the Women’s Giving Circle annual meeting and grant ceremony Sept. 28, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Social Hall, 5-7 p.m. Admission is $5 and includes a light supper, dessert and networking. The event is also WGC’s annual fundraiser. For more information, people may call 715-952-2007 or email wgcircle07@gmail.com.

THE YMCA WELCOMES BACK COLLEGE STUDENTS. College students join the YMCA for just $25 a month. No joiner fee required. People may call the YMCA for more information 906-863-9983.

SUMMER Y-KIDS PROGRAM. Daily Monday-Friday program from 6:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Options for weekly or short weeks available. There are separate programs for different age groups starting at age 4. Email joe@mmyca.org or call 906-863-9983 for more information.

Now through Sept. 3

WEST SHORE FISHING MUSEUM OPEN. On Saturdays and Sundays from 1-4 p.m. Museum is located 15 miles north of Menominee on M-35. Free admission, handicapped accessible, and dog friendly. People may contact 715-923-9756 or West Shore Fishing Museum on Facebook for information.

2017

Aug. 19

PESHTIGO HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1959 GET-TOGETHER. Held at Tradewinds Supper Club at 4 p.m. For more information, people may call 715-582-3735.

POTLUCK DINNER. The Stephenson Class of 1964 will hold a potluck picnic at the large pavilion on River Road, Stephenson. Held from noon to 6 p.m. The Breakfast Club will be providing the hamburgers and brats, buns, coffee and eating utensils. Classmates are asked to bring a dish to pass, and beverages they would like to drink. Email Peggi Carrier by July 31, pjgfcarrier@yahoo.com, or call, 906-753-4930 to RSVP.

Aug. 19-20

AMVET WHITE CLOVERS. The AMVET Post 6 will offer white clovers at Jack's Fresh Market on Cleveland Ave in Marinette, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., for a free-will donation. AMVET Post 6 uses all funds raised to support multiple local community organizations and also regional veteran services.

Aug. 20

OUTDOOR CHURCH SERVICE AND PICNIC. Held by Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, corner of Pierce Avenue and University Drive, on the church lawn at 10 a.m. Dress comfortably and bring a lawn chair. Special music will be provided by the Sunroom String band. After worship there will be a picnic. Bring a dish to pass to make the picnic complete. The church will provide brats, hotdogs, hamburgers and coffee. Everyone is invited.

BLUEGRASS AND BRATS. Concert by Paul Family Bluegrass Band from Trout Creek, Mich., will be held at 4 p.m. at Community Covenant Church, 1123 13th St., Menominee. The group will serve complimentary brats, chips and water after the concert. (Approximately 6 p.m.) All free-will offering funds will be taken for the band. For more information, call 906-863-2753.

Aug. 20 and Sept. 17

FOREST HOME CEMETERY WALKING TOUR. Held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tours start every 10 minutes. Pre-registration and payment accepted at the cemetery mausoleum. Limited tickets are $5 each. Proceeds benefit the preservation of the chapel at the cemetery. Parking along Mary St. is recommended. Walks begin at the chapel. For additional information or to register, people may call 715-732-5173.

Aug. 21

BOOKS OUTSIDE THE BOX. Session will meet at Renaissance Assisted Living at 2 p.m. Mariel Carter, Stephenson Public Library will talk about fiction and non-fiction books about the lives of performers. This program is free and open to the public. People may contact Carter, 715-732-7570, for more information.

Aug. 21-24

PARENTING THROUGH THE TOUGH STUFF. Offered through UW-Marinette for those interested in learning effective parenting skills. This course will cover topics including toddler through teenagers. Held from 6-8 p.m., in room M110 at UW-Marinette. Interested participants may register at www.marinette.uwc.edu/ce or call 715-735-4300, ext. 4342.

Aug. 21-25

SUMMER THREE-DAY SWIM SPECIALS. Held for youth ages 6 and older, and preschool ages 3-5 on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 10:15-10:45 a.m. Cost is $12 for members and $21 for the general public. People may call the YMCA for more information, 906-863-9983.

Aug. 21-Oct. 2

AODA (ALCOHOL AND OTHER DRUG ABUSE) FAMILY EDUCATIONAL SERIES. Marinette County Health and Human Services-ADAPT announces the next series open to the public. The AODA Family Educational Series has been developed to address three important issues associated with substance use: prevention, intervention and treatment. Presentations will be Mondays from 6 to 8 p.m., for six weeks. All sessions will be held in the basement conference room at 2500 Hall Ave., Marinette. Participants must register by calling 715-732-7760 or 1-888-732-7549 and reserve space. Space is limited. There will be no cost to the participants. Participants will be expected to attend all six sessions to be considered eligible for Certificate of Completion.

Aug. 22

SUMMER STORY TIME. Held at the Stephenson Public Library on Stephenson Island (weather permitting) at 10 a.m. This program is for children ages 3 to 11 and their caregivers who like to listen to stories, sing songs, and make a craft to take home. Siblings are welcome to attend. Story Time is free and open to the public; registration is not required. For up-to-date information, people may visit the library’s Facebook at Stephenson Public Library, visit http://marinettecountylibraries.org, under the Marinette page, or call 715-732-7570.

Aug. 22 and 23

SUESSICAL JR AUDITIONS. Held by the UW-Marinette Children’s Theatre 5 to 7 p.m. Those, ages 6-18, and interested in auditioning for “Seussical Jr.” should be prepared to sing 16-32 bars of a song of choice. Participants will need to bring sheet music to give to an accompanist at auditions. This song should preferably be from another musical. Each student auditioning should have a monologue prepared. These do not need to be memorized but it is preferred. The audition will consist of the song monologue and possibly cold reading from the script. The callback will consist of a dance audition, more singing and reading from the script. Callbacks will be Aug. 24. Public performances will be Oct. 13-22. Auditions will be held in the Herbert L. Williams Theatre performance hall room T133. Interested participants, ages 6-18, may register for a half hour slot online at www.marinette.uwc.edu/community/continuing-ed/theatre, call 715-735-4300, ext. 4342, or email mnt-ce@uwc.edu.

Aug. 23

ITSY BITSY STORY TIME. Held at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the Stephenson Public Library. This program is for children ages 0 to 3 years and their parents or caregivers. Share short stories, songs and interactive play that foster bonding and learning, followed by play and exploration time. Itsy Bitsy Story Time is free and open to the public. People may visit the library’s Facebook at Stephenson Public Library, visit http://marinettecountylibraries.org, under the Marinette page, or call 715-732-7570.

BANDS AT BADGER. Music Jar, sponsored by Lee’s Family Foods and Peshtigo National Bank. Concession stand open at 5 p.m., and concerts run from 6-8.

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB. Held at 1 p.m. at the Stephenson Public Library. The Club will discuss “Circling the Sun,” by Paula McLain. Upcoming reading selections are posted on the library’s website: www.marinettecountylibraries.org. New members are always welcome to join the discussion. Contact the Stephenson Public Library at 715-732-7570 or InfoSoup.org to borrow copies of the book club books.

Aug. 25, Sept. 8 and 22

RED FLAG WORKSHOP. Free marketing-yourself workshop held from 10-11 a.m. at the Job Center of Wisconsin, 1605 University Drive. Funded by Bay Area Workforce development board in partnership with Goodwill Industries. Registration is required. People may call Marinette Job Center, 715-732-7854 or 715-732-7756.

Aug. 26

COLOR BLAST FUN RUN. Sponsored by the Healthy Youth Coalition, at 8 a.m., at Menominee High School. Cost is $25 for adults, and $15 for participants 17 and younger.

Aug. 27

ART IN THE PARK. Hosted by the Menominee Area Arts Council from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., at Henes Park, Menominee. Public is admitted free; cost per artist’s booth is $20, free to MAAC members. Food and musical entertainments will be provided, no commission on sales. Artists may join MAAC at the time of the event. For more information, people may contact James LaMalfa, publications james.lamalfa@uwc.edu.

Aug. 28

PARENT/CHILD PLAYGROUP. Held at Swings n’ Things Park (on unfriendly weather days at Spies Library) Mondays from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Held for children birth to 5. Includes play time to socialize and a healthy snack. Sponsored by the Menominee County ISD-Great Parents Great Start Program and the Children’s Trust Fund.

Aug. 31 and Oct. 6, Menominee; and Sept. 21 and Oct. 18, Escanaba

WOMAN’S HEALTH SCREENINGS. Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Navigation Program (BCCCNP), WISEWOMAN, and the Women's Health Clinic offer screenings. People may call the Public Health Department, Menominee to make an appointment and to determine eligibility in Menominee, 906-863-4451, and in Escanaba, 906-786-4111.

Sept. 2

FLEA MARKET AND CRAFTS. Held at Veteran’s Park in downtown Stephenson. One table space $5, two-five tables $10, over five tables $20. No reservations needed. For more information, people may call 906-788-4750. Proceeds benefit Stephenson Athletic Booster Club.

Sept. 3

ANNUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL. Held from noon to 4 p.m., at the West Shore Fishing Museum, 15 miles north of Menominee on M-35. Community picnic with brats and dogs, famous homemade pies, ice cream, root beer, live music, kids’ games and raffles. Explore three museum buildings, gift shop, five commercial fishing boats, nature trails and beautiful gardens and grounds. Enter the museum grounds through Bailey Park.

Sept. 6

WRITING RESUMES AND COVER LETTERS. Free marketing-yourself workshop held from 9-11 a.m., at the Job Center of Wisconsin, 1605 University Drive. Funded by Bay Area Workforce development board in partnership with Goodwill Industries. Registration is required. People may call Marinette Job Center, 715-732-7854 or 715-732-7756.

Sept. 6-Nov. 15

DANCE LESSONS. Held by the North Country Kickers Dance Club at Equity Hall, Highway 64, west of Marinette. Lessons will be held weekly on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Cost is $4 for non-club members per lesson. All ages welcome. Partners are not required. For more information, people may call Charles Bishop, 920-530-4373, or Sharllotte Swanson, 715-735-5548.

Sept. 7

QUILTERS GROUP. Starts at 8 a.m., Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in the church hall, the corner of University Drive and Pierce Avenue, Marinette. The quilter’s group schedule is the first and third Thursday mornings each month. The work includes jobs for a variety of talents, sewing and non-sewing. The finished quilts are donated to local charities and the Lutheran World Relief. Donations of material are also welcome. For more information, people may call Our Savior’s Church office, 715-735-3101.

Sept. 9

FALL PLANT SALE. Held at Harmony Arboretum from 9 a.m.-noon. Purchase zone-hardy plants donated and grown by Northern Lights Master Gardener volunteers. All proceeds support educational programming at Harmony Arboretum. For more information, people may visit www.marinette.uwex.edu.

Sept. 11, 18 and 25; Oct. 2, 9, 16 and 30; Nov. 6, 13 and 27; and Dec. 4, 11

PARENT/CHILD PLAYGROUP. Held at Spies Library on Mondays from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Held for children birth to 5. Includes play time to socialize and a healthy snack. Sponsored by the Menominee County ISD- Great Parents Great Start Program and the Children’s Trust Fund.

Sept. 12

MARINETTE CHAPTER OF DUCKS UNLIMITED DINNER. Held at Little River Country Club, Shore Drive, Marinette. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner program at 7. A $270 Ducks Unlimited sponsorship includes a 2017 DU sponsorship print, a bronze sponsor pin, entry into special gun drawing and will conserve one acre of wildlife habitat. Each membership comes with a subscription to the magazine, a meal and a chance at one of many great door prizes. Cost is $50 and includes a single membership; $285 Husband Wife Sponsor package includes sponsorship and two dinner tickets; family discount, buy one ticket at $50 and additional family members residing at the same address can purchase a ticket for $25. Raffle ticket package, 55 tickets for $50 if purchased by Sept. 1. Pre-event raffle 50/50/50: The winner will receive half of the money from this raffle and $50 worth of tickets. No tickets will be sold at the door.

DOG TRAINING CLASSES. Held by the Tri-County Dog Training Academy at the Marinette Armory, 2000 Mary St., Marinette. Advanced registration is suggested. Orientation night begins at 7 p.m. Dogs do not attend orientation night. Puppy, beginners and advanced level classes available. For more information and an enrollment form, people may visit Facebook or www.tricountydogtraining.org. For more information, people may call 906-792-5989.

Sept. 13

JOB APPLICATIONS AND INTERVIEW SKILLS. Free marketing-yourself workshop held from 9-11 a.m., at the Job Center of Wisconsin, 1605 University Drive. Funded by Bay Area Workforce development board in partnership with Goodwill Industries. Registration is required. People may call Marinette Job Center, 715-732-7854 or 715-732-7756.

Sept. 13-14

TOB AUDITIONS: “MENOMINEE RIVER MYSTERIES: THE SUMMER OF ’27” AND THE RADIO PLAY “THE WAR OF THE WORLDS.” Auditions will be held by appointment between 6:30-9 p.m. at UW-Marinette, room M-110 in the main building. Interested actors do not have to be a UW student, nor do they need to have prior experience with theatre or acting. People may email rebecca.stonethornbe@uwc.edu (preferred) or call 715-735-4300, ext. 4314 for an audition appointment, audition requirements or further information, and indicate a date and time preference which will be accommodated on a first-come basis. Rehearsals will take place in the evenings and on weekends between approximately Sept. 20-Nov. 9, for “Menominee River Mysteries,” and between Oct. 2 and Oct. 28 for “War of the Worlds.” Scripts for both shows are available on reserve in the UW-Marinette library. People may audition for either or both shows.

Sept. 13-14 and 20-21

PATH LEADERSHIP TRAINING. Offered by UPCAP in Escanaba. This training certifies people to conduct the Personal Action Towards Health (PATH) workshops in their communities along with another trained leader, under the direction of UPCAP.  PATH is a six-week small group program, which meets once a week for 2 1/2 hours. Volunteers will receive assistance with travel expenses. Registration deadline is Sept. 6.  People may contact Tonya LaFave at UPCAP, 906-217-3019 for more information or to register.  

Sept. 14

TAILGATE PARTY. Fundraiser to benefit the M&M Area Community Foundation, held at Pullman Center, U.S. 41, Menominee. Doors open at 5 p.m., with dinner and program from 6-9. The guest speaker is former Packers player George Koonce. Includes a buffet dinner, live and silent auctions, bucket raffles, 50/50 raffle and more. People may call 906-864-3599 to purchase tickets, $45 per person or $350 for a table of eight.

Sept. 15 and 29

SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP. Free marketing-yourself workshop held from 10-11 a.m. at the Job Center of Wisconsin, 1605 University Drive. Funded by Bay Area Workforce development board in partnership with Goodwill Industries. Registration is required. People may call Marinette Job Center at 715-732-7854 or 715-732-7756.

Sept. 23

MENOMINEE HISTORIC WATERFRONT DOWNTOWN GIANT PUMPKIN FESTIVAL. Held at Marina Park, Menominee. Events include pie eating competition, jump around bouncy fun, pumpkin seed spiting contest, food and craft vendors, farmers market, live music, and the Giant Pumpkin Regatta Boat Race. For applications for the Giant Pumpkin Race people may email giantpumpkinfestival6@gmail.com. To be a vendor, email tkruse60@hotmail.com or call 906-863-8718.

Oct. 10

EMPTY BOWLS FUNDRAISER. Held by Tri-City Area United Way from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Best Western Riverfront Inn, Marinette. This fundraiser raises money for area food pantries and brings awareness to not only world hunger but hunger in the community as well. Tickets are $15 and will be available at the Tri-City Area United Way.

Oct. 25

MIND, BODY AND SOUL WELLNESS FAIR AND SEMINAR. Respite Care of Marinette & Menominee Counties, at Island Resort and Casino, Harris. Fair is from 8-10:30 a.m. From 11 a.m.-3 p.m. there will be five speakers presenting. Registration fee is $10.

Oct. 28

“THE WAR OF THE WORLDS” PERFORMANCE. Held at the Herbert L. Williams Theatre as a live-action radio drama as a part of TOB’s Radio Playhouse series. More information to follow.

Oct. 29

FALL CONCERT. Presented by the Northeastern Wisconsin (N.E.W.) Concert Band at 3:30 p.m. at the W. J. Jones Auditorium in the Marinette High School, 2135 Pierce Ave. Tickets will be available at the door at $5 for adults and $2 for students. For more information about the band, people may visit http://www.newconcertband.com/.

CHILI SUPPER. Held from 3:30-6:30 p.m., at the SS. Joseph & Edward Catholic Church, W3308 County Road G, Porterfield. For more information, people may call 715-789-2254.

Nov. 4

CRAFT SHOW. Held at the First Trinity Lutheran Church Parish Hall, 920 Wells St., Marinette. To register or for more information, people may call Bonnie at 715-732-1253. Food will be available throughout the day.

Nov. 10-11 and 17-19

THEATRE ON THE BAY “MENOMINEE RIVER MYSTERIES” PERFORMANCE. Directed by TOB artistic director Rebecca Stone Thornberry with playwright Anthony LaMalfa assisting. More information to follow.

Nov. 20

HIDDEN HISTORY OF DICKENS’ “A CHRISTMAS CAROL.”

Presented by author and columnist, Rochelle Pennington at the Stephenson Public Library at 1:30 p.m. This program takes a close-up look at the literary genius of Charles Dickens, England’s most celebrated Victorian novelist, and explores the hidden history behind the author’s 1843 Christmas classic. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, people may call Mariel Carter, 715-732-7570.

THE WRECK OF THE EDMUND FITZGERALD. Presented by Rochelle Pennington at the Stephenson Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Learn about the history and mystery surrounding the Edmund Fitzgerald and the various theories and opposing views of dive detectives who are still trying to solve the mystery of what led to the demise of the 29-man crew. Audience members will be led from the launch of the ship to its final radio broadcasts, and from the Fitz’s discovery on Superior’s bottom to the raising of artifacts. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, people may contact Mariel Carter, 715-732-7570.

2018

July 28

MENEKAUNEE OLD TIMERS PICNIC. Held at noon at Red Arrow Park for anyone age 50 and older, with ties to Menekaunee. Bring own lawn chairs and beverage. Cost is $10 if paid by July 23 or $15 if paid later. Checks should be made payable and sent to Menekaunee Old Timers, 160 W Bay Shore St., Marinette, WI  54143.  People may call Sharon, 715-735-5577, for more information.