Newberry Community Calendar

Meetings, Programs, Activities and Events of a Local Nature


Ongoing Events and Notices:


Tahqua-Land Theatre will be playing:
Guardians of the Galaxy 2 plays Friday, May 5 - Thursday, May 25 at 7pm ONLY Daily.

Monday:
First Baptist Church Baby Pantry, 2nd & 4th Monday of each month, 11am-1pm at The First Baptist Church, 116 E. McMillan, Newberry. Use entrance off Handy St. For parents of children ages 2 and under. For more information call 906-293-5641 Tuesday-Friday from 10am-noon.

Women's Support Group, 2nd and 4th Monday of each month, 4:00pm in the small courtroom of the Luce County Court House, and is hosted by the Diane Peppler Resource Center. This group provides support to women who are victims or survivors of domestic violence. The support is free and confidential. For more information, contact Stephanie at 293-4853 or hogue@dprcenter.org

The Alzheimer Caregivers Support Group will meet at the Huron room at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital, 502 W. Harrie St, Newberry, MI on the second and fourth Monday of every month from 6pm-7pm. For more information please call Tim Fillmore at 906-293-9156.

Tuesday: Every Other
Newberry American Legion Post 74 will be hosting Pizza Night, 4:30 pm. Public welcome.  The Newberry American Legion Post 74 at 293-8711. June 7, June 21

Great Lakes Recovery Center provides Peer Support Services in the Newberry area. Peer Support focuses on providing an environment where people from the community, who are living in recovery, work with people who are currently receiving treatment for a substance abuse disorder. These Community based Peer Recovery Specialists serve as a resource and support system for others who are currently in treatment and who are living in recovery. Group meetings 6:30pm-8:00pm, individuals are by appointment. Call (906) 632-9809 to schedule or 906-293-1622 for more information.

Thursday:
Newberry American Legion Post 74 will be hosting Euchre, 6:00 pm. Public welcome - minimal entry fee. For more information call The Newberry American Legion Post 74 at 293-8711.

"Free Community Fellowship Meal" The Free Community Fellowship Meal will be served from 5:00-6:30pm at the Newberry First Presbyterian Church 113 West John Street on the third Thursday of each month. In addition to the meal there will also be activities for kids. Everyone is welcome to join for the meal, however no meals will be served to go. For more information please contact the First Presbyterian Church at 293-5631.

Friday: Fish Fry at the Eagles from 4:30 - 8:00pm every Friday in February. 

             Fish Fry Feb. 19th, March 18th, April 15th and May 13th at Columbus Township Hall. Sponsored by the McMillan United Methodist Women. Battered Pollock, potatoes,                      relish tray, coleslaw, baked beans, bread, dessert coffee & punch. $10 donation and there will be a baked goods sale.

Great Lakes Recovery Center provides Peer Support Services in the Newberry area. Peer Support focuses on providing an environment where people from the community, who are living in recovery, work with people who are currently receiving treatment for a substance abuse disorder. These Community based Peer Recovery Specialists serve as a resource and support system for others who are currently in treatment and who are living in recovery.11:30am-1pm, and individuals are by appointment. Call (906) 632-9809 to schedule or 906-293-1622 for more information. 


Monday-Friday:
Waterfront Gallery & Gift Shop, Erickson Center for the Arts, Curtis. Explore the works of area artists. Open during office hours and special events. A wide variety of handcrafted art is available for purchase. For more information email info@ericksoncenter.org or call 906-586-9974.

WIC Clinics scheduled each week at LMAS District Health Department. Please call 293-5107 ext.324 for more information.

The Tahquamenon Area Recreation Authority has broken ground on the Tahquamenon Outdoor Recreation Complex (TORC)! Now they need local help and are asking for people to sponsor a panel of synthetic ice for $200 per panel, which is then MATCHED through a pending state grant with an additional $200. All contributions will be acknowledged on a permanent placque at the TORC. For more information please see www.torcitup.com or go to their facebook page: torcitup.

 


Community Meetings Schedule


MONDAYS:
The Lions Club meets at Zellar's Village Inn the 1st and3rd Mondays each monthat 6pm. For more information call Sharon Lemaire at 293-3020.

Top of the Lakes Community Association meets the 1st Monday of each month at 5pm at The Snowmobile Museum on US 2 in Naubinway. For more information call Marilyn at 906-477-6298.

First Baptist Church Baby Pantry is open the 2nd and 4th Monday each month from 11am-1pm at The First Baptist Church, 116 E. McMillan Ave., Newberry. Use the entrance off Handy Street. A place to get diapers, clothing, baby accessories and hope. For parents of children age 26 months and under. For more information call 906-293-5641, Tuesday-Friday, 10am-noon. (In the summer - open 2nd Monday of June, July and August)

Alzheimer's Support Group, 6-7pm on the 2nd and 4th Monday each month at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital, Huron Conference Room. Led by Tim Fillmore, LLMSW at Golden Leaves Living Center. For more information call 906-293-9268.

The Luce County Parks and Recreation Department Board meets the 2nd Monday each monthat 4:30 in the Commissioners Room of the Luce County Government Building, 407 West Harrie Street, Newberry.

The Luce-West Mackinac County Fair Board meets the 3rd Monday each month at 6pm in the basement of the Newberry Community Building, 405 Newberry Avenue, Newberry. For more information call 293-8785 or 293-8955.

Free and confidential Domestic Violence Support Group for Women. Meets in Small Courtroom in the Luce County Courthouse, 4:00 pm. Meets every other Monday for victims of domestic violence. For information call Stephanie Hogue at 293-4853.

The Caregiver SupportGroupmeets the2nd and 4th Monday each month at 6pm-7pm at the Huron Conference Room at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital, 502 West Harrie Street, Newberry. For more information contact Tim Fillmore at 906-293-9156.

TUESDAYS:
Great Lakes Recovery Center, Peer Support Group meeting, each Tuesday, 6:30-8:00pm. 405 Newberry Ave., Room #2. For more information call (906) 632-9809.

The Tahquamenon Area Senior Citizens meet the 2nd Thursday of each month at the Senior Citizens' Center, across from Rahilly's IGA. Pot luck at noon, meeting at 1pm. For more information call 293-8891.

Tahquamenon Area Friends of the Library meet the 3rd Tuesday each month at 6pm at the Library, at Tahquamenon Area Schools. All supporters of the Library are welcome.

TASA (Tahquamenon Area Snowmobile Association) meets the 2nd Tuesday of each monthat 6:30 at the Groomer Barn. For more information see www.tasatrails.com

Save-Restore-Grow Newberry meets the 3rd Tuesdays each month at noon at Zellar's Village Inn, Newberry.

The Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meet the 3rd Monday of each month at 1:00pm at Zellar's Village Inn. Next meeting April 6th. The public is welcome to attend. For more information call 293-5562.

The Sportsman Off-Road Vehicle Association (SORVA) meets at 6pm, the last Tuesday of every month at Zellar's Village Inn, Newberry.

WEDNESDAYS:
The Newberry Ambassadors meetthe 1st Wednesday of each monthat 8:00am at The Comfort Inn, Conference Room.

Newberry High School Class of '62 meets the 1st Wednesday each month at Zellars at Noon. For more information call Juanita Carney 293-8194.

Not meeting in the Winter. Meetings will resume on June 11, 2014. The GriefShare Recovery Support Group meets Wednesdays each week from 7-9pm at The Huron Conference Room at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital, Newberry. There is no fee for attendance. For more information or to register, call Linda Reuther at 293-8084 or email linda.k.reuther@gmail.com or see www.griefshare.org Group meets June-December.

The John T. Bouchard Eagle's Club Aerie meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month at 6:30pm at The Eagles Club. For more information call 293-8674.

MOPS (Mothers of Pre-Schoolers) meet the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays each month from 10:30am-Noon at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, West John Street, Newberry. Child-care is provided for newborns through pre-K. Any Mom at home with pre-school age children is encouraged to attend. For more information call 906-869-0098.

The John T. Bouchard Eagle's Club Auxiliary meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each monthat 6pm at The Eagles Club. For more information call 293-8674.

The Library Advisory Board meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 6:15pm at the Public Library. Meetings are open to the public.

The Small Business Technology Development Center (SBTDC) provides FREE business counseling services the 4th Wednesday of each month at The Luce County Economic Development Center Office. For an appointment call 906-293-5982.

THURSDAYS:

T.O.P.S. (Take off pounds sensibly) meets at St. Gregory's Catholic Church in Newberry at 10:00am. Weigh in from 9:00-10:00am with meeting following. Cost is very little. Mem, women, and teens are welcome. Call 293-5785 or 293-1510 for more information.

Newberry Farmer's Market (each Thursday May-September), 3-6pm, across from The Scoop on Newberry Avenue. Locally produced foods, fresh fish, handmade artisan products, community canopy featuring various civic groups. Questions? Call Jennifer Lasslett at 906-293-8069 or email jjlasslett@hotmail.com or check them out on Facebook at Newberry Farmer's Market.

Great Lakes Recovery Center, Peer Support Group meeting, each Thursday,11:30am-1:00pm 405 Newberry Ave., Room #2. For more information call (906) 632-9809.

The Tahquamenon Logging Museum Board meets the 2nd Thursday each month at 7pmfrom May-December, and the 2nd Wednesday of the month in February-April. They meet at The Logging Museum May-October.November-April they meet at the Newberry American Legion, Warren Room.

The Newberry American Legion Post 74 meets the 2nd Thursday each month at 6:30pm at The American Legion on M-123.

The Newberry Book Club meets the 3rd Thursday each month at 12 noon at Zellar's Village Inn.Anyone interested is welcome to attend.

Luce County Pet Pals meet the last Thursday each month at 5:15pm in the small courtroom of The Government Building, Newberry. New members are always welcome.