Twin City Squares to hold dance
MARINETTE — The Twin City Squares will hold their regular winter schedule dance 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 Mike Seurer. The supper is soup and sandwiches and the lunch committee will provide dessert. New dancers are always welcome to join the club, dance or enjoy the supper. Dancers are encouraged to wear football-themed attire as this is the last football Sunday of the season.
For more information, persons may call Lloyd and Mary Houle, 906-753-4583.
Chronic Pain Support Group to meet
MENOMINEE — The Chronic Pain Support Group will hold its first meeting at Spies Public Library, 940 1st St., Monday at 10 a.m. The group will offer support and provide a place to share experiences with others who are living with chronic pain. For more information, persons may call Tina Oman, 715-596-0007, or visit the Facebook page “Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Pain.”
Lord’s Diner continues Wednesdays
MARINETTE — The Lord’s Diner continues to be held every Wednesday from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Pierce Avenue and University Drive. The Lord’s Diner is an evening meal mission which serves a variety of hot meals and includes a food pantry. The sponsors are St. Vincent de Paul, Faith Baptist Church, Community Covenant Church, St. Paul’s Church, St. James Church, the Christian Motorcycle Association and Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Volunteer servers and food donations are welcome.
For more information, persons may call, 715-735-3101.
Potluck to be held Wednesday
MENOMINEE — The Menominee American Legion will have a potluck at the hall, 818 1st St., Wednesday at 6 p.m. All are invited and must bring a dish to pass. The group will also hold their “Jamboree” at the facility Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. There will be lots of fun and the kitchen will serve food. For more information, persons may call Bill Paris, 715-587-5233.
Democratic party to meet Thursday
STEPHENSON — The Menominee County Democratic Party will meet at the Annex, S. 904 U.S. 41, Thursday at 6:30 p.m. In attendance will be Bob Romp, candidate for the 108th, whose official campaign will kick off Feb. 23, and U.P. Democratic Coordinator, Bobby Anttila, who will address the upcoming U.P. Summit and happenings around the Yoop.
The public is also invited to a coffee hour for Attorney General candidate, Dana Nessel, at the Wildwood Restaurant, W5376 U.S. 2, Hermansville, Feb. 27 at 9 a.m.
For more information, persons may call Mari Negro, 906-869-6336.
Quilters’ group to meet Thursdays
MARINETTE — Our Saviors Lutheran quilters’ group will meet in the church hall, University Drive and Pierce Avenue, Thursday, and every first and third Thursday of each month, at 8 a.m. Volunteers of varying talents and experience, sewing and non-sewing are welcome. The finished quilts are donated to local charities and the Lutheran World Relief.
For more information, to volunteer or donate material, persons may call the church’s office, 715-735-3101.
World evangelist to speak in Crivitz
CRIVITZ — Jonathan Maki, a world evangelist for more than 40 years, will be the guest speaker, sponsored by Northwood’s Apostolic Church, Feb. 6 and 8 at 6:30 p.m. The church currently meets at the American Legion, 251 N U.S. 141. Maki will also speak at Apostolic Faith Church, 14327 Main Lane, Mountain, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m.
For more information, persons may call the church, 715-938-4935.
‘Why Loved Ones Leave the Church’ offered
MARINETTE — Holy Family Parish invites the public to a free discussion on “Why Loved Ones Leave the Church” at the parish’s center, 2715 Taylor St., Feb. 6 at 6:30 p.m. In this presentation, the Rev. John Girotti, JCL, Vicar for Canonical Services and Associate Moderator of the Curia for the Diocese of Green Bay, will explore the reasons why family members, relatives and friends drift away from the regular practice of the Catholic faith as well as discuss methods on how Catholics can share the faith with others and inspire them to be intentional participants of the Eucharistic celebration. 
For more information and to register, persons may call the parish at 715-735-9100 or email holyfamily@holyfamparish.com.