Briefs

Cedar Creek band to perform at Amvets

ESCANABA — Amvets Post 123, located at 1315 North Lincoln Road in Escanaba, are featuring the country band Cedar Creek from 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday March, 2. Visitors are welcome to join us with a donation. Veterans and the public are welcome.

Memorial UMC sets event schedule

GLADSTONE — Memorial United Methodist Church’s event schedule for March includes:

Tuesday, March 6 — Soup supper at 6 p.m., followed by special speaker Maggie Moore, a social worker at Salvation Army.

Friday, March 9 — Youth taco lock-in begins at 6 p.m.

Sunday, March 4 — Breakfast prepared and served by the men.

Recurring, weekly events include:

Knitters/crocheters and quilters — Wednesdays at 9 a.m.

Youth class and bell choir practice — Wednesdays at 6 p.m.

Vocal choir practice — Wednesdays at 7 p.m.

Bible study — Thursdays at 10 a.m.

Native American ­spirituality speaker

GLADSTONE — Flo Cutter of Rapid River has been invited to speak on Sunday, March 4 at 10 a.m. in Trinity Episcopal Church in Gladstone. She will share Native American spirituality with drumming.

Cutter is a respected by many who are genuinely interested in revitalizing the Native stories, beliefs and gratefulness for the resources of the earth. Trinity is blessed by Flo’s willingness to share her experience, knowledge and love of the Native American ways and to aid in breaking down the barriers of misunderstanding so that we may focus on our likeness rather than our differences. All are invited.

Wells Lions 52 Club Raffle winner named

WELLS — The winners of the Wells Lions Club raffle for the week of Feb. 26 are Judi LaCosse of Escanaba, and Lynn M. Fennel of Chesterfield, Mich. Both won $250. This was week 30 of the ­raffle.

Lenten soup suppers and program at Trinity

GLADSTONE — Each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., the public is invited to join Trinity Episcopal Church in Gladstone for a Lenten soup supper. Eucharist will follow with a Lenten presentation on “Living Simply.”

The church is located at the corner of Dakota and 9th St. in Gladstone.

DAV holds meeting

ESCANABA — The next scheduled meeting for the DAV Chapter 24 will be held on Monday, March 5 at 7 p.m. at the Military Order of the Purple Heart building, 1202 Sheridan Road, Escanaba.

All disabled veterans are welcome. Call Commander William Porath at (906)280-0455 with any questions.

Breaking Bread at Jack’s Restaurant

RAPID RIVER — Trinity Episcopal, of Gladstone, will be holding their monthly session of ‘Breaking Bread’ on Tuesday, March 6. The session will take place at Jack’s Restaurant in Rapid River.

A meal is provided at 6 p.m., followed by a video and discussion on how God works in our daily lives. All are welcome.

Breaking Bread takes place the first Tuesday of each month. For a reservation, please call Sue Ray at (906) 474-9926 or text (906) 399-6143.

Country western line dancing in Bark River

BARK RIVER — A new line dancing class is scheduled to start on Wednesday, March 7, from 10 to 11:15 a.m. at the Bark River Senior Center. Instructor Betty Wagner says, “Line dancing is more fun than walking and other exercises.”

Beginners are always welcome. Call (906) 233-7100 for more information.

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