Twin City Squares to hold dance
MARINETTE — The Twin City Squares will hold a dance, on their winter schedule, at Merryman School, 611 Elizabeth Ave., Sunday from 2 to 4:30 p.m., preceded by lessons from 1 to 2 p.m. The caller will be Randy Tans. The supper is a Chinese-themed potluck. The lunch committee will provide dessert and “angels” are always needed to help with the lessons.
For more information, persons may call Lloyd and Mary Houle, 906-753-4583.
Stained glass class to be held March 7
MARINETTE — The Marinette Senior Center is offering a Stained Glass Stepping Stone class at the center, 1603 Ludington St., March 7 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. The class, led by stained glass designers Carrie Jo and Scott Martin, will teach the basics of stained glass artistry through step by step instruction and participants will complete a stained glass stepping stone. Adults of all ages are welcome at a cost of $22 for members and $25 for guests which includes all the materials and tools needed.
Advance registration is required and deemed complete upon payment of class fee. For more information and to register, persons may call the center at 715-732-1280 or stop by the office Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Scholarships available through MMACF
MENOMINEE — Applications for scholarships, offered by the M&M Area Community Foundation (MMACF), for students attending high schools throughout Marinette and Menominee counties, as well as NWTC, UW-Marinette and Bellin College will be available Thursday through March 29. Students may apply for scholarships by visiting the MMACF website, mmacf.org. Information on additional scholarships is available through each school’s student services office.
In 2017, the MMACF awarded over 60 scholarships totaling more than $120,000. This year, several new scholarships are available through the generosity of community members who established endowed funds at the MMACF.
For more information and to create a fund at the MMACF, persons may call Paula Gruszynski, 906-864-3599.
MMACF offers two scholarships
MARINETTE — The M&M Area Community Foundation is offering the Sara Murray Lambrecht Scholarship for Promising Young Women, which was established in 2005 by Lambrecht’s daughters, Laura Cunningham and Mari Hoskins, for women 30 years and younger who are attending or planning to attend a four-year college or university.
The foundation is also offering the Hugh and Mary Higley Non-Traditional Scholarship, established by the sons of Hugh and Mary Higley, to support non-traditional students from across Marinette and Menominee counties, for tuition at a two or four-year higher education institution with financial need as a principal criterion.
For more information and for applications which are available through March 29,  persons may visit the MMACF website at mmacf.org. Students in high schools throughout Marinette and Menominee counties must apply through their high school guidance department.