Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Feb. 16

January 31, 2008

The American Legion Bantam AA team will have a spaghetti dinner fundraiser on Saturday, February 16 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the American Legion Post 44, 770 W. Bluff Street in Marquette. Dinner will be $5 for adults, $3 for children 12 and under. Take-outs will be available. There will also be door prizes and a silent auction. For more information or tickets, call Paula Nebel at 360-2610. Penny Smith at 458-7002 or Tracy Nordquist at 869-7909.

Leslie Wheeler, Spokesperson – Switching out old woodstoves with new EPA models.

January 31, 2008

Discussion of the benefits of switching out old woodstoves with new EPA approved models.

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Dale Hemmilla, PR Mgr., C-C-I – C-C-I's committment to the new Bell Hospital

January 31, 2008

Discussion of the commitment C-C-I maintains for the community through gifts such as the financial support of the new Bell Hospital in Ishpeming.

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Mike Bishop, Michigan Senate Majority Leader – Reaction to the Governor's State of the State.

January 31, 2008

Discussion of the Senator's reaction to Governor Granholm's State of the State address delivered recently in Lansing.

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Dance Workshops at NMU Feb. 2

January 31, 2008

Beginners Dance Workshops will be held on Saturday, February 2 in the conference rooms of the University Center at NMU. Doors open at noon, the Lindy Hop will be featured at noon and 1 p.m., West Coast Swing will be offered at 2 and 3 p.m. and Carolina Shag will be featured at 4 and 5 p.m. There will be a dinner break at 6 p.m. Dancing will begin at 7 p.m. with Superior Swing playing live music from 8 to 11 p.m. No food will be served – bring your own snack and beverage. There is no dress code, no partner needed, but clean shoes for the dance area are required. For more information, e-mail Jason Swanson at jswanson@nmu .edu.

Marquette Range Engineers Club Meeting Feb. 6

January 31, 2008

The Marquette Range Engineers Club will meet on Wednesday, February 6 at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Marquette. Brett French of American Transmission Company will speak about the U.P. power grid upgrade project. For more information, call Darryll Sundberg at 869-1328 or 228-6605.

“Finding and Expressing Our Uniqueness” Class

January 31, 2008

“Finding and Expressing Our Uniqueness” will be offered by the Marquette Community Schools on Tuesdays, February 5 through 19 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in room 122 of Marquette Senior High School. Visualization, art and journaling will be used to help expose a person's unique qualities often masked by everyday life. Cost of the class is $25. To register, call 225-5290. Participants should bring a journal or notebook to class.

Monday Morning Playtime Feb. 4

January 31, 2008

Monday Morning Playtime at the Birchview Elementary School in Ishpeming will feature a visit from Clifford, the Big Red Dog on February 4 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. in the school gym. Cliffor will be available for photos, healthy snacks will be provided and free books will be offered. Activities will include singing, games and story time. For more information, call Sean O'Donnell at 485-6341.

MI Better Kid Care Free Training Feb. 4

January 31, 2008

The MI Better Kid Care Program will offer a free training session on biting and sharing for child care providers on Monday, February 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the MSU Extension office in Negaunee. Participants will learn how to deal with biting in a child care setting, how to talk to parents, and receive ideas on how to involve children in solving sharing problems. For more information or to rgister, call Erin Ross at 364-3753.

Rotary Pancake Breakfast Feb. 3

January 31, 2008

The 2008 YMCA Strong Kids Campaign will kick off on Sunday, February 3 with the Annual Rotary Pancake Breakfast from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the gym at the Marquette YMCA. There will be a silent auction during the breakfast with items such as an autographed Brett Favre jersey, a Ryan Grant autographed mini helmet and Valentine's packages. For more information, call 227-9622 or 475-9666.

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