Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

Community Calendar

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Saturday, Aug. 6

Union Station Food Pantry and Northern Food Bank, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 252 E. Ayer St., Ironwood.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 11 a.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.

Emberlight Festival Performance Infusion — String Time in the Park, 1 p.m., Miners Memorial Heritage Park, Ironwood.

Community Pickleball Paddlers, 2-5 p.m., Mercer School gymnasium. 715-776-4588.


Horse show, 8 a.m .; Volleyball tournament, 9 a.m .; Carnival open noon-11 p.m .; Kiddie tractor pull, noon; Horseshoe tournament, 1 p.m .; Antique tractor demonstrations, 1 p.m .; Music by Bella Musik, 3-6 p.m .; 4-H livestock auction, 6 p.m .; Music by Outlaw’D, 7-10:30 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 7

Alcoholics Anonymous, 1 p.m., closed meeting, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.

Mercer Health and Wellness Pickleball, 3-6 p.m., Mercer Community Center.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., United Methodist Church, Wakefield, 706 Putnam St.


Horse game show, 8 a.m .; Ecumenical church service, 11 a.m .; Music by Johnny Propane, noon-3 p.m .; Carnival open noon-5 p.m .; Antique tractor show, noon-4 p.m .; Antique tractor parade, 12:30 p.m .; 4-H pie auction, 3 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 8

Men’s Bible study, 8 a.m., Bessemer Housing Community, community room, 906-667-0469.

Iron County Food Pantry, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., 72 Michigan Ave., Montreal, Wis. 715-561-4450.

National Finnish American Board of Directors, 10 a.m., Little Finland, Kimball, Wis.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Ironwood.

Aurora Club, 6 p.m. monthly membership, Aurora Club, Ironwood.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.

Harbortown AA, 7:30 p.m. EST, Ontonagon United Methodist Church basement, next to Holiday gas station, Ontonagon.


Gogebic-Iron County Airport Board, 9 a.m., at the airport.

Hurley Finance Committee, 4:15 p.m., City Hall, Hurley.

Bessemer Township Board, 5 p.m., Township Hall, Ramsay.

Ironwood Township Board, 5 p.m., Township offices.

Wakefield City Council, 5:30 p.m., City Hall.

Ironwood City Commission, 5:30 p.m., Memorial Building, preceded by a public hearing at 5:25 p.m. on the Downtown City Square.

Bessemer City Council, 6 p.m., city hall.

Marenisco Township Board, 6 p.m., township hall.

Town of Pence, 6 p.m., Pence, Wis., Town Hall.

Town of Oma Board, 6 p.m., Oma (Wis.) Town Hall.

Town of Carey, 6 p.m., Carey (Wis.) Town Hall.

Tuesday, Aug. 9

Pickleball, 9 a.m.-noon, Patterson Courts, Ironwood.

Bessemer St. Vincent de Paul, financial assistance, 9-10 a.m .; food pantry, 10 a.m. to noon. 906-663-4436.

Gogebic County Veterans Service Officer, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Ironwood Memorial Building. 906-667-1110.

Ironwood St. Vincent de Paul, food pantry and financial assistance, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., located behind Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. 906-932-4325.

Friends of the Mercer Public Library, 11 a.m., library, Mercer, Wis.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon, Salem Lutheran Church, Ironwood.

Ironwood Kiwanis Club, noon, Elk and Hound.

Bessemer American Legion Post 27, 5 p.m., American Legion, Bessemer.

Wakefield VFW Post 9084, Ladies Auxiliary, VFW Post, 6 p.m .; lunch, 5:30 p.m.

Gathering, Participating and Supporting, 6 p.m., developmental disability advocacy group, Community Mental Health, Wakefield. 906-229-6170.


Wakefield Planning Commission, 5:30 p.m., meeting room, municipal building.