Planned North Central reunion canceled

POWERS — The reunion for Powers, Spalding, and Hermansville North Central classmates who attended between 1970 and 1980 scheduled for Aug. 7 at the Island Resort and Casino has been canceled.

Promenade schedule

MENOMINEE — Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, La Societe Des 40 Hommes et 8 Chevaux, Menominee County Voiture 1288 has not held a promenade so far this year.

The March Promenade was scheduled to be at the Stephenson Legion but the governor prohibited gatherings and non-essential travel.

The following is the schedule for upcoming promenades:

July 21 — Promenade at the Carney-Nadeau American Legion

August 18 — Promenade at the Hermansville American Legion

In addition, Voiture 1288 has scheduled their nurses training gun raffle for Saturday, Oct. 10 at the Carney-Nadeau American Legion. The event is the only fundraiser the Voiture holds.

Rapid Readers to meet

RAPID RIVER — Maintaining safe social distance, perhaps using patio-seating, the Rapid Readers will meet Thursday, July 16 to discuss “Speaking Truth to Power” by Anita Hill and “Before We Were Yours” by Lisa Wingate. The group will meet at Jack’s at 10 a.m.

The August discussion is penciled in for the second Thursday of the month — a departure from the group’s typical third-Thursday meetings — on Aug. 13 at Jack’s. The August novels are “The Huntress” by Kate Quinn and Jim Harrison’s “The Great Leader.”

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

Holy Name Class of ’60 reunion postponed

ESCANABA — The 60th class reunion of the Holy Name High School Class of 1960 has been postponed from the original date of Aug. 7 and 8 of this year to Aug. 6 and 7 of 2021.


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