Calendar – Groups – Sons of Norway Annual Syttende Mai Celebration – May 17

May 14, 2017

Chassell – Join the Sons of Norway for the Annual Syttende Mai “May 17” Celebration on Wednesday, May 17 at 5:30 p.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Chassell.

There will be a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Please bring a Norwegian inspired dish to share. After dinner there will be entertainment, including games for the children.

Calendar – Community – Eagle Mine Community Forum in Michigamme – May 17

May 14, 2017

Michigamme – Eagle Mine will conduct a Community Forum on Wednesday, May 17 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Michigamme Township Hall in Michigamme.

Come for an engaging and conversational get-together with an update on the Eagle Mine operations and let them know what’s on your mind. The forum is designed as a two-way dialog between Eagle and the community. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions about the operations and activities.

Food and refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 906-273-1550 or email

Calendar – Groups – Noquemanon Trail Network Annual Meeting – May 17

May 14, 2017

Marquette – The Noquemanon Trail Network will hold its Annual Meeting on Wednesday, May 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the Citizens Forum at Lakeview Arena in Marquette.

The member driven organization’s mission is to develop and maintain year around non-motorized land and water trails in the central Upper Peninsula. Included in the organization and providing support for its mission are area events such as the Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Epic, Big Bay Relay, Noquemanon Ski Marathon, Marquette Marathon, Marquette Trail 50 and others.

The annual meeting is open to organization members and the general public. Please RSVP to or 906 235-6861 if you plan to attend.

Calendar – Education – Storm Spotter Training in Manistique – May 17

May 14, 2017

Manistique – The National Weather Service will offer Storm Spotter Training on Wednesday, May 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the Conference Room of Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique.

The presentation is a great way for residents to be significantly involved in the weather warning process by relaying important, potentially lifesaving, weather information to the National Weather Service during times of active weather. The presentation is free and open to all.