Book sale, more at library

PESHTIGO — The Peshtigo Public Library is continuing the book sale from through Friday. There are adult and children books, magazines and DVDs. People may fill a bag for $2.

Book Club will meet Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. Attendees will discuss books they’ve recently read.

Also on Feb. 3, the library will make cards for veterans from 3 to 6 p.m. The library will have all the materials to make the cards and they will be given to the VA Hospital in Iron Mountain.

Story time will return Feb. 7 at 10:30 a.m. Story time is a program for children ages 2 to 5.

Peshtigo Library hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

People may contact Jessica at the Peshtigo Public Library with questions at 715-582-4905.

Sons of Unions Veterans to meet

MARQUETTE, Mich. — Camp No. 266 of the Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War will hold their bi-monthly meeting Saturday at 1 p.m. in the old board room at the D.J. Jacobetti Home For Vets, 425 Fisher St. The room is on the lower level of the home and easily accessible from the rear parking lot. The key agenda item is the Civil War display in the new Upper Peninsula Veterans Museum in Escanaba.

The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War is a fraternal organization dedicated to preserving the history and legacy of the heroes who fought and worked to save the Union. Camp No. 266 includes members from across the Upper Peninsula. 

Anyone interested in the organization including women is welcome to attend. More information is available from Camp Commander Patrick Kennedy at or 906 863-7686. Also, people may contact him in the event of inclement weather to see if the meeting is canceled.

Candlelight trail hike to be held

OCONTO — The annual Candlelight Trail Hike will be held at the Copper Culture Park Friday. This event follows the Park’s three-quarter-mile trail system lit by candlelight. It is free to the public and there is no fee for entering the Park. Light refreshments will be served around warm campfires. Trails will be open beginning at 5:30 p.m. and running till 8.

The Copper Culture State Park is located off Copper Culture Way from the west roundabout at U.S. 41 and Highway 22 in Oconto. People are urged to wear weather-appropriate attire and footwear, including snowshoes. Flashlights are also recommended.

This event is sponsored by the Oconto County Historical Society, Copper Culture Museum, City of Oconto and State of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.