Data Science INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER PROGRAMMING: March 25-May 20, 2022 Providing an introduction to the history of computing, fundamental computer concepts, procedural and structured programming techniques, including Python.
Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Certificate: February 4-June 3, 2022-5 classes and a Capstone project Virtual Nonprofits 9:00 am -11:30 am play a critical role in the health and vibrancy of Wisconsin communities. They are a major economic force, providing an enormous array of important community services and solutions. Nonprofits are catalysts for change, playing a critical role in civic engagement. Nonprofits are driven by passionate individuals committed to their causes. We have developed a certificate program to ensure they optimize their impact. To learn more and to register visit https://www.uwgb.edu/certificate-programs/excellence-in-nonprofit-leadership/
Marinette Woman’s Club “New for You Sale: There will be gently used, like new items including furniture, holiday items, jewelry, home decor, collectables and silver. Come grab a cup of coffee and check out the delicious baked goods. Proceeds to benefit NWTC scholarships. This sale will be held on Saturday, May 14th, 2022, at the Pioneer Presbyterian Church at 1947 Riverside Avenue, Marinette, WI. For more information call 715-732-2259. Admission $1.00.
Saturday May 21, 2022 9:00 am – noon. Plant Sale at Harmony Arboretum. Northern Lights Master Gardeners are holding their Spring Plant Sale at Harmony Arboretum. The plant sale will feature a wide selection of plants grown and donated by master gardener volunteers. This year’s offerings include annuals, perennials, herbs, native plants and vegetables. All sale funds go toward public educational programs and improvements to facilitate learning at Harmony Arboretum. Directions are 7 miles west of Marinette on Hwy 64 or 10.5 miles from Hwy 141 on Hwy 64; then 0.5 miles south on County E.
Thursday, May 26. 2022, at 6:30 pm Marinette High School Auditorium Teen Technology Use and Misuse: Justin Patchin, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Cyberbullying Research Center This presentation will cover a broad overview of cyberbullying, including issues parents, educators, and teens need to know about how youth use and misuse technology to cause harm to their peers. The presentation will define and provide examples of cyberbullying and discuss the role of parents in preventing and responding to inappropriate online behaviors. It will also describe many of the online environments popular among adolescents today and strategies to use to make sure they are used safely and responsibly.
Maylyn Raygo-Nicklaus, Junior member of the Menominee American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) Unit 146, 818 First Street, Menominee, has reported a “Community Food Drive” for the Menominee St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry for April and May. The non-perishable food items, and non-food items such as cleaning supplies, laundry soap, facial tissue, paper toweling, face soap, dish soap and liquid hand soap are also needed. The items may be dropped off at the Menominee American Legion Post 146 – Monday-Saturday from 3:00-8:00 p.m. by using the front entrance of the Post building. In addition, new standard size pillows are needed for CASA, Rainbow House, and the Foster Closet project; contact Jane Raygo @906-863-3086 to donate pillows.
Waupaca Foundry: The Peshtigo area Chamber of Commerce the Peshtigo woman’s club, Inc.
The rapid transit: Great Lakes custom tool Mfg., Inc.
Food drive on June 2, 2022 for National Service Day: Hinterland Advisors will be hosting the event at our facility at 414 1st Street, Menominee, MI from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Drop offs are welcome the week before leading up to the event. For any questions you can call me directly at (906)863-5587; press 0 for the Menominee office.
Sunday June 26, 2022 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Lots of artists from the Midwest and our local community. Entertainment, food and more! Free admission. Contact committee member at firstname.lastname@example.org or check us out on Facebook. website www.artforallinc.com
COMMUNITY COVENANT CHURCH: will be hosting a concert with VOICES OF PEACE on June 26, 2022 @ 10 A.M. @ 1123 13th St., Menominee, MI. For more info on this musical group visit their website @ VOICES OF PEACE. A freewill offering will be accepted. Free and open to the public.
Sunny ‘N Heat: Franks logging Inc. Peshtigo Feed Mill
Weekly camps from 8:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. NWTC Marinette Campus (1601 University Drive). Manufacturing summer camps are back this year with additional options available. Automotive Maintenance Camp, July 6th & 7th from 8:00a.m.-2:00p.m., Welding Camp, July 18th – 22nd, from 8:00a.m.-2:00p.m., and Electro-Mechanical Technology & CNC/Machining Camps, July 25th – 29th, from 8:00a.m.-2:00p.m. Hands-on activities and instruction provided from NWTC faculty. Local Industry tours provided for the weeklong camps with breakfast and lunch provided for all camps. Camp sponsors include Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs Foundation, Winsert… The week-long camps are $99 per student and the 2-day Automotive Camp is $39. The recommended age group for participation is from 12 -15 years old. Registration is required. Please call 715-735-9361 for summer camp questions and/or registration.
MARV MAYER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP GOLF OUTING: Sponsored by the Menominee Kiwanis Club, this event will be held July 14 at Riverside Golf Club. It will be a four-person 18 hole scramble, named to honor Marv Mayer, former Menominee educator and a charter member of Menominee Kiwanis. Proceeds to provide scholarships for Menominee High School seniors. Entry fee includes green fees, cart and dinner. The field will be limited to 18 Teams. Featured will be prize money for the first two places in both gross and net divisions, plus on course hole contests, including $5,000 and $10,000 hole-in-one contests, plus 50/50 and additional raffles and prizes. For more information people may call John at 906-290-2142 or contact any Kiwanis member.
Song Summit: Peshtigo National Bank LaFaro’s Fresh Market
MENEKAUNEE OLD TIMERS PICNIC. The 43rd picnic will be held at noon at Red Arrow Park, Marinette, for anyone 50 years and older with ties to Menekaunee. Those attending should bring lawn chairs and beverages. Cost is $10 if paid by 7/25 or $15 if paid later. Checks should be made payable and sent to Menekaunee Old Timers, 160 W Bay Shore St., Marinette, WI 54143. People may call Sharon at 715-735-5577 for more information.
Music Jar: Stephenson National Bank & Trust BPM A Specialty Paper Mill
Rocker, Rocker, Rocker! Lafortune Auto Body, Inc. Kountry Rhode RV & Auto Center
Menominee Recreation Department 2022 Annual boat launch permit stickers are now on sale at Menominee City Hall (2511 10th St.) at the Treasurer’s office or Menominee Recreation Department. Business hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Friday’s 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. The annual permit entitles the purchaser the use of the Mystery Ship (adjacent to the river park campground) 18th Ave (adjacent to cemetery), and Marina boat launches. Anyone wishing to obtain an annual permit MUST provide the following information or an annual permit will not be issued. Required Information: Towing Vehicle License Number and Trailer License Number Annual Fees:City of Menominee Resident: $25 Senior City Resident (65 & older): $15 *Non-Resident: $30 *Senior Non-Resident (65 & older): $20 * Non-Resident is anyone not residing within the city limits.
Tired of eating alone? Trying to stretch the food budget? Let The Salvation Army help. Join us at 80 W. Russell in Menekaunee for an indoor community dinner every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evening at 4:30 – 5:15 pm. We are also looking for volunteers to assist with meal preparation, serving and clean-up. Interested persons can contact: Ruth Fay at (906) 767-1358
RIVER CITIES CONCERT ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP. Memberships for the 2021-2022 Concert Series are available for purchase. Five concerts will perform, which is $37,000 worth of entertainment. People may purchase tickets online at rcconcerts.com or at Heritage Hearing Care Menominee Michigan, Mattison Insurance Marinette and Peshtigo Pharmacy. For more information, people may call Barb at 906-863-7387.
The Menominee Parks Recreation Department wants you to tell us why “your dad is the best in the world”! Boys and girls in grades 1 – 5 are invited to tell us in 100 words or less why your dad is so special to you. Maybe you have a wonderful uncle, brother, or grandfather that is the best in the world. Tell us about them instead! Handwritten or typed we accept them all. Include hand drawn pictures or photos to show that extra special reason why they are so great. Essays may be mailed or dropped off at the Parks and Recreation Department (2515 10th St.) by Monday, June 6th. Please include name, grade, phone number, and address. Winners will be notified by phone by Wednesday, June 8th . For more information, call (906) 863-1737.
RETURN TO WORK. The UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Division of Continuing Education & Community Engagement is offering a self-paced session on how to return to work during the COVID-19 pandemic. This online-only course can provide guidance to employees about actions they can take to keep themselves, their coworkers, their families and their community safe as businesses reopen and workers return to work. “Return to Work” also provides employees with insight into new or modified policies and procedures that business owners may implement to maintain a safer work environment and protect employee’s health during the COVID-19 outbreak. The estimated course length is 1 hour. Employees will take an online assessment to assure comprehension. The training can be completed in approximately 30 minutes. For more information and to register, people may visit www.uwgb.edu/continuing-professional-education/career-business-training/ready-to-work/. The cost of this training is $15 per individual. Employers may contact the division for group pricing.
MENTAL HEALTH DURING A CRISIS. The UW-Green Bay, Marinette Campus Division of Continuing Education & Community Engagement is offering self-paced sessions on how to take care of ones mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic. This course was specifically developed to proactively address emotional upheaval and expand ones understanding of psychological well-being. Specifically, the course helps identify and help process reactions to crisis by learning healthy ways to cope when circumstances feel beyond ones control. The course will be taught my Angela Wessels, an alum of UW-Green Bay and has a bachelor’s degree in psychology with minors in human biology and human development. For more information and to register, people may visit www.uwgb.edu/continuing-professional-education/career-business-training/learning-opportunities/. The cost of this course is $25.
1,000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN (ages birth to 6). People may talk to Lara Lakari at the Stephenson Public Library to register for this read-at-home program. For all the reasons reading to a child benefits brain development, people may use this program to establish the reading habit by tracking the books one and one’s child read together. For every 100 books one reads, a child earns a sticker to put on the bulletin boards at the library. At the end, one’s child earns a certificate of completion and a book to keep.
MARINETTE SENIOR CENTER OFFERINGS/INFORMATION. Individuals 50 or older qualify to become a member of the Marinette Senior Center. Yearly membership is $10 per person. The center offers a variety of activities, exercise opportunities, crafts, and monthly newsletter. Marinette County also prepares and services meals Monday through Friday on site at a reasonable cost. For more information or to rent the Marinette Senior Center for an event, people may call 715-732-1280 or email email@example.com.