Fire department to place American flags
HERMANSVILLE —The Meyer Township Volunteer Fire Department will again place American flags in businesses and other areas in the community as part of the Veterans Day celebration, Saturday.
FEMA-EFSP meeting time changed
MARINETTE — The Oconto County FEMA-EFSP Funds meeting time has changed and will take place at the Tri-City Area United Way office 1812 Hall Ave., Friday at 12:30 p.m.
Post 146 to host Veterans Day breakfast
MENOMINEE — The Menominee American Legion Post 146 will host a Veterans Day breakfast at the Post, 818 First St., Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. Tickets are available at the door and is open to the public. For more information, people may call 906-290-4033.
State Sen. Vukmir to hold meet, greet
PESHTIGO — State Sen. Leah Vukmir, candidate for United States Senate, will hold a meet and greet at George Webbs Eagle Truck Stop, Sunday from 1:30 to 3 p.m. For more information, people may contact the Republican Party of Marinette County chairwoman, Shirley Kaufman, at 715-732-9464.
Beginner ice skating lessons offered
MARINETTE — The Marinette Recreation Department is accepting registration for beginner ice skating lessons for persons four years and older, at the Civic Center, 2000 Alice Lane. Preregistration is required as payment and is due at the time of registration. Phone registrations are not accepted. The fall session will run Mondays from 4 to 4:45 p.m., Monday through Dec. 18, at a cost of $32 for Marinette City residents and $42 for non-residents. Fees include the use of rental skates, if needed. Children may use either figure or hockey skates, but not double-bladed skates. For more information, persons may call the recreation department, 715-732-5222.
ALA Unit 146 to meet, updates public
MENOMINEE — Menominee American Legion Auxiliary Unit 146 will meet at the Legion Post, 818 1st St., Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The 2018 membership dues of $25 are now payable. The Christmas Ball raffle wrapping of gifts Nov. 15 at 5 p.m. and members are reminded to bring gift bags, scissors, tape and wrapping paper. A lunch will be provided. For more information, persons may call Connie Kewley at 906-863-8745.
Stargazing tour to be held Nov. 20
MARINETTE — Anne Bartels, Information and Education Specialist from the Marinette County Land and Water will share general astronomy information and give a stargazing tour of the night sky at the Harmony Arboretum, 7 miles west of Marinette, 1/2-mile south of Highway 64 County E, Nov. 20 from 5:45 to 7 p.m. Attendees will learn about the constellations, look for satellites and meteors and spend an evening under the stars. Some viewing equipment will be available. Various astronomy handouts and information will also be available. This is free and open to the public. For more information, persons may email or call 715-732-7784.
Free CPR class to be held at Bellin
CRIVITZ — Bellin Health and Crivitz Community Ed. are offering a free CPR at the Bellin Health Center, Nov. 22 at 6 p.m. The class is open to the public but class size is limited. Persons may sign up for this class online at: or call Community Ed. Supervisor, Jolene Huc at 715-854-2721, ext. 385.