¦ ‘Freedom From Smoking’ group program. The program will be held at the Spies Library, 940 1st St., Tuesday through Feb. 20, noon to 2 p.m. The program will offer tools, tips and support to help quit smoking for good. For more information and to register, persons may call Kristi, 906-789-8110; the County Health Department, 906-863-4451; or if immediate help is needed to quit smoking, the free Michigan Tobacco Quit Line at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669).
¦ Tickets available to purchase for Mardi Gras raffle. Tickets available from Holy Spirit Catholic Church parish council members before or after Masses Saturdays and Sundays and from the parish office, with drawing to be held Feb. 11. There will be 15 prizes awarded with the grand prize of $1,000 at a cost of $20 per ticket. For more information, persons may call the parish, 906-863-5239.