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Seventh Day Adventist

ESCANABA — The Community Service Center food pantry adjacent to the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Escanaba is open from 1 to 4 p.m. on Monday and Saturday.

McDougle spaghetti benefit dinner set

RAPID RIVER — A spaghetti dinner to benefit Dan McDougle will be held on March 10 at the Rapid River Lions Club from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. A free-will donation will be taken at the door, and both silent auctions and can raffles will take place during the event.

All proceeds will benefit McDougle, who is undergoing treatment for stage four sarcoma.

Foster Grandparent ­

in-service March 6

ESCANABA — The Delta County Foster Grandparent Program will be having an in-service meeting on Tuesday, March 6 at 10 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Escanaba Center, 225 North 21 Street, Escanaba.

Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

The Foster Grandparent Program is administered by MDS Community Action Agency, 507 First Avenue North, Escanaba, MI 49829.

Peggy Ramsden is the director and Donelle Robitaille is the volunteer coordinator. For more information, call (906) 786-7080.

Free men’s breakfast

ROCK — A free men’s breakfast will take place Saturday, March 10, at 10 a.m. at the Rock Bible Chapel in Rock. In addition to food, there will be a special speaker. If you have any questions, call (906) 356-6346.

Salvation Army programs

ESCANABA — Social service assistance from the Salvation Army is available 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday in the Community Services Building.

The Soup Kitchen is open noon to 1 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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.

Meditation on Tuesdays at Bonifas Arts Center

ESCANABA — The Little Bay Zen Buddhist Sangha is a Buddhist Community that practices zazen (sitting meditation), kinhin (walking meditation) and Dharma discussion at The Bonifas Arts Center in downtown Escanaba on Tuesday nights at 6:30 p.m.

For more information, refer to https://sites.google.com/site/escanabazen/.

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