Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015

Community Calendar

The Keweenaw Report Calendar is brought to you by Houghton Community Broadcasting. To add an announcement for your non-profit, community organization, send the information to HoughtonRadio@up.net. For best results, please submit your request at least two weeks in advance.

Scroll down past the calendar to see other general community announcements.

The Houghton Elementary Summer Program is holding a can drive to raise money to help pay for a carnival for their first through sixth grade students. Returnable cans and bottles may be dropped off at the school on weekdays through August 5th. Please use the bus lane entrance.

The Carnegie Museum in Houghton has expanded its hours for the summer. Through the end of August, the museum will be open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from noon to 5:00, and Saturdays from noon to 4:00.

U.P. Kids Big Brothers/Big Sisters needs lots more big brothers to mentor a long list of Little Brothers who are waiting. Big Sisters are always welcome, as well. Couples can also volunteer to mentor a child together. If you would like to know more about becoming a Big Brother or Big Sister, contact U.P. Kids at here

The Salvation Army is collecting school supplies to provide to families that cannot afford them. Donations for the “Tools for School” program may be dropped off at the Shopko and Shopko Hometown stores in the Copper Country until August 7th.