STAA invites students to ‘Shadow Day’
MARINETTE — Saint Thomas Aquinas Academy (STAA) invites students from grades 7 to 11 to their “Shadow Day” held at the campus, 1200 Main St., Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:55 p.m. Visiting students will be paired with a host in their current grade and will spend the day engaging in academics, a variety of activities and classes as well as experience the classroom atmosphere, meet the faculty and view the school from a student’s perspective. Registration is required as lunch will be provided.
Parents are also welcome to take a tour, ask questions, review courses and receive registration and financial information from 1 to 3 p.m. For more information and to register for a visit, persons may call Kathy Denby, 715-735-7481.
Church invites public to Lenten services
MENOMINEE — Grace Church members will study “embracing forgiveness” this Lenten season at the Grace Church Parish House, 922 10th Ave., Wednesdays from Feb. 20 to March 20 at 5 p.m. There will be a soup and bread supper followed by a Lenten program.
The public is also invited to their Ash Wednesday service at the hall Feb. 14 at 6 p.m.
Fruits for sale through ‘Friends’ group
WAUSAUKEE — Friends of the Wausaukee Library will take orders for apples, citrus fruit and pears through Feb. 16. Order forms are available at the Mid-County Library and other downtown businesses. For more information, persons may call Ruth Jicha, 715-856-5181.
Candlelight Ski and Hike to be held
CRIVITZ — Gov. Thompson State Park will hold a candlelight Ski and Hike, Feb. 17 from 6 to 9 p.m. The park and trails will be lit by more than 800 candle luminaries and accented with ice sculptures.
Skiers can take an easy 1-mile loop candlelit trail groomed for both classic (diagonal striding) and skate skiing as it weaves through the woods. Non-skiers are welcome to hike another 1-mile candlelit trail with views over Woods Lake. Hikers, snowshoers and pets are not allowed on the ski trail, but are welcome on the hiking trail. Warming fires and hot chocolate will be available for everyone in the Woods Lake Shelter. Vehicle admission (park sticker) is required and can be purchased at the park office the day of the event. Trails start at the Woods Lake Picnic Area off of Paust Lane, 1.5 miles west of Parkway Road off Ranch Road.
For more information, persons may call the park office, 715-757-3979.