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Delta Coin Club to meet this Tuesday

GLADSTONE — The Delta Coin Club will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. Coin collectors wanted. The club meets every second Tuesday at 817 Delta Ave in Gladstone. New members or anyone interested in coins are always welcome. For further information, please call Richard at 233-9261, or Dan at 474-6392 or 906-280-3965 and Steve Viau at 906-241-7494.

St. Thomas Pasty Sale

ESCANABA — The St. Thomas the Apostle Church pasty sale will take place on Monday, Feb. 12 and Tuesday, Feb. 13 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at St. Thomas Parish Hall, located at 1820 9th Avenue North, Escanaba. Hand mixed, hand rolled; plain or with rutabaga. To order, please call 786-7053.

Safe Sitter babysitting class Feb. 23 at Bay

ESCANABA — On Friday, Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. a Safe Sitter course will be available. The course will provide participants with curriculum that is appropriate for the intellectual and emotional abilities of adolescents (must be 11 years old or older).

The curriculum is based on up-to-date information and injury prevention for specific age groups and emphasizes to adolescent the profound responsibility of nurturing and protecting children.

The class will be held at Bay College. There is a fee to attend. A pizza and juice lunch will be provided.

Free snowshoe rentals

ESCANABA — It’s a winter wonderland in the U.P., and a great time to make warm memories as you set out to enjoy the U.P.’s natural beauty on snowshoes.

Snow Trek is a free snowshoe rental program for anyone who would like to try this healthy and fun winter activity.

Snowshoes for both adults and children can be rented for free at the Escanaba Civic Center or Public Health Department in Escanaba, Moraska Saw & Supply in Powers, or the Marinette-Menominee YMCA in Menominee during normal business hours. For more information about Snow Trek, please call 906-789-8110, visit Public Health’s website, www.phdm.org, or stop by one of the checkout locations today.

AAUW to attend ­musical March. 4

ESCANABA — The Escanaba branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will be showing its support for Players de Noc by attending the matinee of the musical “Curtains” on Sunday, March. 4. Members should call 420-3083 if they plan to attend.

For further information on these or other AAUW activities, call 786-3415.

Anyone interested in membership in AAUW should call 474-6545. Membership is open to men and women holding an Associates Degree or higher. The organization is one of the oldest advocates for equality, diversity, and life long-learning and is recognized globally for its promotion of women.

Dance at Rock senior center Sunday

ROCK — A dance will be held at the Rock Community/Senior Center, located at 3892 W. Mapleridge Rd, on Sunday, Feb. 11 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Music will be provided by Angels & Outlaws. There is a cost at the door; a free will donation will be accepted for lunch.

For more info call Alice at 356-6588. All proceeds benefit the senior corporation.

Kennel Club meets tonight at 7 p.m.

ESCANABA — The Bay de Noc Kennel Club will hold its next general meeting on Thursday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. at the Kennel Club building at 6687 N.75 Dr. Escanaba just north of the Wells Sports Complex, next to the baseball field. The public is welcome to attend.

New classes in jumpers and weave poles, and teaching tricks and obedience can be found on the website: http://www.baydenockennelclub.com/

For more information, contact Wendolyn Tetlow at (630) 533-3175.

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