Senior center offers computer class
MENOMINEE —The Menominee Senior Center is offering a two-day “Navigating Windows 10” class, Nov. 14 and 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. Participants will learn about the Windows 10 operating system, the menu, elements of the task bar and how the desktop works. As it is easier to learn and remember when actually doing demonstrations, it is advised that individuals bring personal computers.
The cost is $25 per person and preregistration is required as class size is limited. For more information and to register,  persons may call 906-863-2158.
Rescue squad offers CPR training
CRIVITZ — The Crivitz Rescue Squad (CRS) will be hosting a free 30-minute “Hands-Only CPR” and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training at its station,1020 Henriette Ave., Saturday between the hours of 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. The session is a quick, easy and effective way of helping any victim of cardiac arrest and is open to all ages. For more information, people may call 715-854-7666. 
Veterans Day service set in Hermansville
HERMANSVILLE —The Floriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Post 340 invites the public to attend its Veterans Day activities, Saturday.  At 10:15 a.m., all participants will meet at the Legion’s Club; at 10:45, all will march to the Veteran’s Memorial Marker (transportation will be available for veterans who need a ride); at 11, a flag raising with remarks by Post Cmdr. James Wash, the placing of wreaths and then return to the Legion for lunch where Bill Hafeman will deliver remarks.
Hafeman, a 40-year life member of the American Legion who has served in a variety of positions, is a Marine Corps veteran. A graduate of the School of Business from Northern Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance, Hafeman currently serves as Post Service Officer of the Legion; chairman of the Time and Place Committee of the U.P. Association and as director and finance officer of the Wilwin Veteran’s facility, Custer, Mich.
Veggie fermentation styles shared
MENOMINEE —  The Menominee Historic Downtown Farmers Market Association will be demonstrating techniques on preservation and fermentation of those leftover vegetable trays that are tossed out during the holiday season, at the Menominee Senior Center, Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. There will be an open discussion and participants will receive recipes to take home. Donations are appreciated. To register, persons may call Tammie at 715-223-7507 or 906-863-8718  or send an email to
Parkinson group selling chocolates
MARINETTE — As part of the fund raising effort, the Marinette Menominee Area Parkinson Support Group is presently selling Seroogy’s chocolates at a cost of $1.50 per bar. The bars are available at local businesses in the Marinette and Menominee area including: Abundant Joy, ADRC of Marinette County, Applejacks, Cost Cutters, Element Salon, Goose and Gander Finery, McClain Auto Repair, Pearl’s Eatery, Schloegel’s, Sophisticated Styles, Statewide of Menominee, Tangles Salon, Thrivent Financial and Walgreen’s; in the Stephenson/Wallace area at Anderson Bakery, Gary’s Quality Foods, John’s Barbershop, Paidl True Value and Wallace Building Supply; in Coleman at Barnstormer’s Pub, Cheer’s Pub, Furkey’s Tavern, Gendron’s and Station House Restaurant; and in Peshtigo at Rennes West.
The group is a free-standing, nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization which provides educational material, regular community support meetings for families and patients and educational programs for the community and meets at the Harbors Retirement Community, Menominee, the third Thursday of each month.
For more information about the group or the chocolates, persons may call Pat Ihler at 906-863-9445.
Peshtigo Woman’s Club to meet
PESHTIGO — The monthly meeting of the Peshtigo Woman’s Club will be held at Brown’s Corner Nov 13. Social hour is at 5 p.m. followed by dinner at 6. Doug Waelchli from Marinette County CASA will be the guest speaker. Christmas wreaths are on sale from the club. To place orders, persons may contact Mary Lock, 715-582-3515, and for club information, contact Fran Seefeldt, 715-582-0224, or Mary Lou Richter, 715-582-1035.
Upcoming events include: A craft and bake sale at Peshtigo High School Nov 11. For more information about this event, email Stephaine Rodgers, The annual Christmas Stars performance at Xavier High School, Appleton, Dec. 10 at a cost of $35, which includes the performance and bus trip. For more information, persons may contact Lock or Mary Ann Wills, 715-582-2885.
Thanksgiving dinner set at Our Savior’s
MARINETTE — Our Savior’s Lutheran Church will host its annual community Thanksgiving dinner at the church, Pierce Avenue and University Drive, Nov. 23 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
A traditional Thanksgiving dinner will be served and families, seniors and the general public, who are interested in spending Thanksgiving with community members are welcome. There is no charge for the meal, no reservations are required, but donations and volunteers are appreciated. To volunteer or make a contribution, people may call the church at 715-735-3101.
Pumpkin sun-catcher class offered
MARINETTE — The Marinette Senior Center, 1603 Ludington St., is offering a Pumpkin Sun Catcher class Wednesday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The cost is $45 and includes all materials and tools. The class is open to all adults and is limited to six. For more information and to register, persons may call the center at 715-732-1280 or visit during office hours Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration is deemed complete upon payment of class fee.
Fundraising event features pro wrestling
POUND — Under The Lights Entertainment and several other businesses are sponsoring a professional wrestling event at Equity Hall W7403 Highway 64, Saturday, with doors opening at 6 p.m. and bell time at 7. This is an all ages event featuring UTL World Champion Tejas, UTL Lights Out Champion Danny Duggan and others. Tickets cost $10 and $15 at the door, free for children 6 years and younger and are available at Equity Hall and Katie’s Subs, Pound and Eagle Express/George Web, Peshtigo.
There will be food for sale and items raffled, as well as pre and post show parties featuring wrestlers from UTL Pro Wrestling. The proceeds of the event will benefit Crystal Rose M Durbin (Krissy) who has been diagnosed with lymphoma, who has has received radiation and chemo treatments, but the cancer is spreading. More info can be found at and on the Facebook page
If anyone would like to donate or sponsor this event, persons may contact Ryan at or 920 676-6943.