Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

Community Calendar

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Registration is now open for the 24th annual Copper Country Bowl for Kids. It will take place at the Mine Shaft in Houghton on Saturday, March 19th. This fun event is open to everyone. Individuals and teams of four to eight people are welcome to register and help U.P.Kids Big Brothers Big Sisters to raise funds. Each participant raises pledges, with a minimum of $37.00 per bowler. The qualifies you for two hours of bowling, pizza, and additional fun and prizes. Registration is open here. You can get the latest news about the event at their Facebook page.

The Western U.P. Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is looking for volunteers for the new Keeping Independent Seniors Safe (KISS) Program. The KISS program is a telephone reassurance program providing free phone calls to area seniors who are in need of someone to touch base with them to ensure their well-being or have a friendly conversation on a regular basis. Participants in the KISS program receive a daily phone call from an RSVP Volunteer. This is a job that volunteers can do from home. To help, contact Christina Mayworm at 482-7382 extension 151, or by email at