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Delta Coin Club to meet

GLADSTONE — The next meeting of the Delta Coin Club is set for Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. The club meets every second Tuesday at 817 Delta Ave. Gladstone. New members or anyone interested in coins are always welcome.

For further information, please call Richard at 906-233-9261, Dan at 906-474-6392 or 906-280-3965, or Steve Viau at 906-241-7494.

Genealogical Society to meet in Escanaba

ESCANABA — The Delta County Genealogical Society’s next meeting is Wednesday, Sept. 26.

The meeting will be held at the Family History Center in Escanaba at 7 p.m.

All past and current members and the public are invited.

For more information, please call Richard Reiffers at 906-233-9261.

Purple Heart 1976 meeting on Aug. 30

ESCANABA — The Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) Chapter 1976 will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, at the clubhouse building, 1202 Sheridan Road. The MOPH is for all military veterans who sustained combat wounds during their service to the country.

For details, contact Dennis Grall at 789-9005 or Grant Heslip 789-1337.

Daily activities for ­seniors in Hermansville

HERMANSVILLE — The Hermansville Senior Center has various activities going on every week. Everyday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., walking is available. They also have a treadmill available. Morning coffee is also available everyday.

Every Tuesday and Friday, 15 games of bingo are played, starting at 12:45 p.m.

On Wednesday afternoons, enjoy a game of cards.

Craft day is the third Monday of the month.

Foot Clinic is on the third Tuesday of the month. The nurse arrives at 9 a.m. Bring a towel. Call the center to register for the foot clinic.

For more information, contact the Hermansville Senior Center.

Lecture series from East Ludington Gallery

ESCANABA — The East Ludington Gallery, 1007 Ludington St. Escanaba, will be having a lecture series the third Thursday of every Month.

September’s lecture will be from Beth Cox on how glass paperweights are made.

It will be on Sept. 20 from 7 to 8 p.m., and it is open to the public free of charge.

Sons of the American Legion sets meeting

GLADSTONE — The next meeting of the Gladstone Sons of the American Legion Squadron 71 will be held Thursday, Sept. 13 at 7:30 p.m. The Sons meet at the American Legion, located at 802 Delta Ave. in Gladstone.

If you are a male descendant of a veteran who served in the time of war or conflict, you are eligible for membership. For further information, call John Pickard at 906-428-1920, Richard Reiffers at 906-233-9261 or the American Legion at 906-428-1050.

Rapid Readers to meet

RAPID RIVER — The next meeting of the Rapid River Readers will take place Thursday, Sept. 13, at 10 a.m. at Jack’s Restaurant in Rapid River.

The novel for discussion is Felix Francis’ “Triple Crown.”

October’s choice, which will be discussed Oct. 11, is “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir” by J.D. Vance, followed by Jessica Zueller’s “Pretty Is What Changes” on Nov. 8.

New members are welcome. Contact Peg Netchey at 428-9668 with any questions.

SERA luncheon planned

ESCANABA — U.P. Chapter 16 State Employee Retirees Association (SERA) September Luncheon will be on Monday, Sept. 10, at noon at the Highland Golf Club, located west of Escanaba.

Call Arlene at 906-786-7199 or Frank at 906-786-2965 for reservations.

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