Farmers market to be held Wednesday
MENOMINEE — The Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers Market will have market, inside the Menominee Senior Center, 905 10th St., Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. There will also be a sauerkraut workshop from 5 to 7:30 p.m. which features health benefits of fermented sauerkraut. Items needed to make sauerkraut are supplied. The workshop is $25 per person and $50 per couple in advance; $30 and $55 respectively on the day of the workshop. Children 15 years and younger are free. To register, people may call 715-223-7507 or email
Memorial bell ceremony to be held
MENOMINEE — November is National Hospice Month and OSF Home Care and Hospice, UP Health System Home Care and Hospice, along with staff and volunteers will join together for a Bells for Hospice ceremony at the memorial bell, Menominee County Courthouse, 839 10th Ave., Wednesday at noon. The program consists of a prayer, a moment of silence and singing and will last approximately 30 minutes. The Menominee High School Choral Group will sing and community churches have been asked to ring bells at noon.
The “Ring Bells for Hospice” campaign is launched throughout the state and local area to create awareness of hospice organizations and the hospice philosophy. For more information, people may call Ilene Kotajarvi, 906-786-3915.
Northland Village to hold craft, bake sale
MARINETTE — Northland Village’s craft and bake sale will be held at Northland Village, 1025 Pine Beach Road, Nov. 11 from 8 a.m. to noon. There will be handcrafted items, holiday gifts and homemade baked goods.
For more information, persons may contact Sarah Rabideau at 715-732-0155, ext. 293 or email
Rubies, Roses to hold Thanksgiving dinner
MARINETTE — Majestic Rubies and Roses, Red Hat Society chapter, Thanksgiving Dinner will be held at Loopy’s II, Nov. 15 with cocktails beginning at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6. The cost is $12, which excludes tax and tip. People may RSVP by Nov.13. For more information, people may call Bev Doucette, 715-923-8311; Tammy Barrett, 906-250-2744; or Kathy Crabtree, 715-330-1715.
Upcoming events include: Dazzling Christmas Party at Trade Winds, Dec. 13; BINGO with a twist at Perkins, Jan 17.
Immunization clinic schedule announced
MARINETTE COUNTY — Marinette County Health and Human Services announce the 2018 immunization clinic schedule.
St. Mary’s Parish Center, 808 Henriette Ave., Crivitz, from 3 to 5:30 p.m. and additional clinics to accommodate “back to school” and flu season. Clinic dates (3rd Tuesday of every other month) are as follows: Jan. 16, Mar. 20, May 15, July 17, Aug. 21, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20 and Dec. 18.
Immunization visits in the Marinette office will be by appointment only. For an appointment, persons may call 715-732-7670.
Immunization visits in the Niagara office will be by appointment only. For an appointment, persons may call 715-251-4769.
Parents must accompany children 17 years and younger and bring shot records. Medical Assistance will be billed when available for administrative fee only. For more information, people may call Marinette County Health and Human Services Department at 715-732-7670.