Calendar – Music – Hungarian Falls Celebration with Keweenaw Brewgrass – Aug. 26

August 23, 2017

Hancock – The Hungarian Falls Celebration with Keweenaw Brewgrass will be held on Saturday, August 26 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater in Hancock.

Celebrate Hungarian Falls with live music courtesy of Keweenaw Brewgrass! The Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers will be on hand to share Leave No Trace tips and cool stories from their adventures traveling around the country.

Admission is $5 per person, BYOB. For more information, contact Nathan Miller at (906) 482-0820 or nathan@keweenawlandtrust.org.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Boy Scout Camp Hiawatha 50th Anniversary Reunion Dinner – Aug. 26

August 23, 2017

Harris – All former campers, leaders, and staff of Camp Hiawatha and their spouses are invited to a Reunion Dinner on Saturday, August 26 at 6 p.m. at the Island Resort and Casino in Harris.

Come share a meal and your memories of Camp Hiawatha, celebrating its 50th Anniversary. Entertainment will feature the video and pictures produced by the crew at the 50th Anniversary Camporee. The cost for dinner is $30 per person.

For more information, call Michael Metivier at 906-323-4625 or Kevin Corkin at 920-471-9027.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Friends of the Poor Walk/Run in Ishpeming – Aug. 26

August 23, 2017

Ishpeming – A Friends of the Poor Walk/Run will be held on Saturday, August 26 beginning at 9 a.m at the Iron Ore Heritage Trail Trailhead, 400 N. Third Street in Ishpeming.

The event will include a 5K run and a 1 to 2 mile walk. Prizes will be awarded and the first 100 participants will receive t-shirts. The race fee is a $5 minimum donation. Proceeds will help local families in need through the efforts of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Conferences.

For more information, call race director Kelly Carlson at 906-250-6379.… Read the rest

Calendar – Sports – Tryouts for Munising 14U Bantam AA Hockey Team – Aug. 26

August 23, 2017

Marquette – Munising Hockey Association Tryouts for Munising 14U (Bantam) AA Hockey Team will be held on Saturday, August 26 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Berry Events Center, 1401 Presque Isle Avenue in Marquette.
Marquette, MI 49855

Players are requested to be at the Berry Events Center at 12:15 p.m. Off ice warmup will be at 12:20 p.m. A parent meeting will be at 12:30 p.m. and the tryouts start at 1 p.m. Please bring a light (or white jersey) and a dark jersey.

The team will compete in the NIHL League and Tournament. It is anticipated that the team will also play in 2 other non-league tournaments. The goal will be to play high-level competition while keeping travel costs at a minimum.

Register prior to tryout with USA Hockey at https://www.usahockeyregistration.com. The fee is $30, payable at the tryout.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Adult Kickball Tournament to Benefit Iron Range Hockey Association – Aug. 26

August 23, 2017

Negaunee – Iron Range Hockey Association will host an Adult Kickball Tournament on Saturday, August 26 at the Negaunee Township Ball Fields.

The cost per player is $20 and each team will consist of 8 to 12 players, with at least 4 them being females. Proceeds will go toward the purchase of new jerseys and equipment.

Registration information is available online at www.ironrangehockey.com and on IRHA’s Facebook event page.… Read the rest