Peshtigo Library to hold events
PESHTIGO — Story time continues through March, Fridays at 10:30 a.m., today, March 17, 24 and 31. Participants are reading stories from around the world. Story time is for preschool-aged children and is a time of fun and creativity for the young minds.
Book Club will be held April 3, at 10 a.m. Anyone is welcome to attend to discuss the book they have previously read. There is not a specific book to read for the book club. This enables people to read a book they enjoy, while getting ideas about other books.
The Peshtigo Library has tax forms available out in the hallway of the Municipal Building. Library hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. People may contact Jessica Foote at the Peshtigo Public Library, 715-582-4905.
Health insurance counseling offered
MARINETTE — The next scheduled date for supplemental health insurance counseling is Tuesday.
The counseling, which is offered as a public service, is held at the Marinette Menominee Area Chamber of Commerce by appointment only. This service is available to both Wisconsin and Michigan senior citizens. The sessions are on an individual basis and last approximately 30 minutes. Appointments can be made by calling the chamber office at 715-735-6681.
Rubies, Roses go green for March gathering
MENOMINEE — Majestic Rubies & Roses Red Hat Society will meet Wednesday at Perkin’s Family Restaurant and Bakery, 2340 10th St. Cocktails begin at 5 p.m., and dinner is at 6. The group will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with “Leapin’ Leprechaun Bunco.” Attendees who wear green attire may win a prize. Participants must RSVP by Monday to Bev Doucette, 715-923-8311; Christie Lang, 715-582-1003; Kathy Crabtree, 715-330-1715; and Tammy Barrett, 906-250-2744.
Art for All planning underway
MENOMINEE — Planning for the annual Art for All one-day art show and sale is under way. Featured will be an array of art mediums, including photography, ceramics, jewelry, paintings, wood, metal and more.
“Applications have been mailed to a large group of talented artists,” said Wendy Ihler, event vice president.
The Art for All event features artists from all over the Midwest, as well as many local artists. Interested artists can visit or call 715-578-7521 for more details.
Art for All is held outdoors at the Great Lakes Memorial Marina Park, June 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free. Food and beverages will be sold by local nonprofit organizations. Entertainment will be provided.
Art for All is a nonprofit organization that coordinates the annual event. People may contact a committee member for sponsoring opportunities or to obtain an application for an artist,