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    In the meantime, please send your event information to amy.nosal@ces.uwex.edu and it will be added to the calendar.
    Amy Nosal, Iron County UW-Extension Community Educator, is a primary facilitator of this project, alongside the HurleyIronwood, and Mercer Chambers of Commerce, and the Cities of Ironwood and Bessemer.  Our web designs are created by 906 Web Studios.

 Gogebic Iron Range Calendar

For residents & visitors of

Iron County, Wisconsin &

Gogebic County, Michigan

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Line Dancing 6:00 pm
Line Dancing @ Iron County Memorial Building
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm
Learn to Line Dance!  Classes are Tuesdays, beginners class at 6:00 pm; Intermediate class at 7:00 pm;  Open dance from 8:00 – 9:00pm Bring your own beverages & snacks.
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Mercer School Artists’ Reception 4:30 pm
Mercer School Artists’ Reception @ Mercer Public Library
Apr 4 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Mercer School Artists' Reception @ Mercer Public Library | Mercer | Wisconsin | United States
The Mercer Public Library will feature artists from Mercer School in its latest 700 Series art display. The 700 Series invites local artists in all mediums to share their work with the public in a month-long display, sharing the talents of our local residents and visitors with the community. Mercer School student art will be on[...]
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Coffee with a Cop 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Rigoni's Bakery
Apr 6 @ 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Rigoni's Bakery | | |
Join your neighbors and officers for coffee and conversation. No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know your Ironwood Public Safety Officers!
Downtown Ironwood 1st Friday 5:00 pm
Downtown Ironwood 1st Friday @ Downtown Ironwood
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The evening to gather in Downtown Ironwood! Spring is in the air and the days are getting longer, support your downtown and visit our many events and experience our local shops!   $100 Cash Giveaway sponsored by Ironwood Chamber of Commerce. – Visit local businesses to enter into the drawing.   OLDE SUFFOLK ALE HOUSE –[...]
Learn to Make Kombucha Tea 5:30 pm
Learn to Make Kombucha Tea @ Northwind Natural Food Co-op
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Learn to Make Kombucha Tea @ Northwind Natural Food Co-op | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
Learn to make Kombucha Tea at home! Bruce Dalman and Chandra Portell, veteran Kombucha makers will show you how to make your own kombucha. All participants will go home with a scoby kombucha starter. The class is $15.00 with a discounted rate of $10.00 for co-op members. Reserve your spot at the Co-op today!
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Learn the Basics of Tree Pruning 10:00 am
Learn the Basics of Tree Pruning @ Gogebic Community College, Solin Center B21
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn the Basics of Tree Pruning @ Gogebic Community College, Solin Center B21 | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
Want productive fruit trees? Scared to attack that overgrown yard tree? Wondering which branches to prune? Join us to learn the basics of tree pruning in this free workshop! Horticulturist Darrin Kimbler of the UW Extension will demonstrate the art and science behind pruning, followed by hands-on practice on real trees! Portions of this workshop will[...]
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Iron County Farmers Market Spring Vendor Meeting 1:00 pm
Iron County Farmers Market Spring Vendor Meeting @ Kimball Community Center
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
WELCOME to the 40th year of the Iron County Farmers Market. The market will hold our annual Spring Vendor Meeting on Sunday, April 8th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm at the Kimball Community Center. All prospective vendors to the market are encouraged to attend to get up-to-date information regarding upcoming plans for our market season. This[...]
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Line Dancing 6:00 pm
Line Dancing @ Iron County Memorial Building
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm
Learn to Line Dance!  Classes are Tuesdays, beginners class at 6:00 pm; Intermediate class at 7:00 pm;  Open dance from 8:00 – 9:00pm Bring your own beverages & snacks.
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Used Book Sale
Used Book Sale @ Mercer Public LIbrary
Apr 11 – Apr 14 all-day
The Friends of the Mercer Library will hold a USED BOOK SALE to celebrate National Library Week. Sale dates: Wednesday, April 11 – 9am to 5pm Thursday, April 12 – 9am to 6pm Friday, April 13 – 9am to 5pm Saturday, April 14 – 9am to noon New materials will be added daily! All proceeds will[...]
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Spring Home & Sport Show 6:00 pm
Spring Home & Sport Show @ Pat O'Donnell Civic Center
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 15 @ 5:00 pm
Stop on out for a weekend display of the latest in home and sports equipment. Campers, ATV’s, home decoration, boats, and much more.
Coffee with a Cop 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Ben's Place
Apr 13 @ 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Ben's Place | | |
Join your neighbors and officers for coffee and conversation. No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know your Ironwood Public Safety Officers!
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DAP Classes 4:00 pm
DAP Classes @ Downtown Art Place
Apr 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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What’s in your soil? A gardening program with UW-Extension 10:00 am
What’s in your soil? A gardening program with UW-Extension @ Mercer Public Library
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
What’s in your soil? A gardening program with UW-Extension @ Mercer Public Library | Mercer | Wisconsin | United States
Darrin Kimbler from the Iron County UW-Extension will present a program on soil at the Mercer Library on Tuesday, April 17th at 10:00am. Learn about how soil content affects your garden, and how soil testing can help you improve it. Kimbler will discuss soil types, content, and nutrition. Participants will learn how to collect a soil[...]
Sustainable Documentary Screening 5:30 pm
Sustainable Documentary Screening @ Gogebic Community College, Rm. B21
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sustainable Documentary Screening @ Gogebic Community College, Rm. B21 | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
Join the Northwind Natural Foods Co-op and Gogebic County 4-H for a screening of the documentary “Sustainable,” in Gogebic Community College’s Room B21 at 5:30pm, Tuesday, April 17th. “A vital investigation of the economic and environmental instability of America’s food system, from the agricultural issues we face — soil loss, water depletion, climate change, pesticide use[...]
Line Dancing 6:00 pm
Line Dancing @ Iron County Memorial Building
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm
Learn to Line Dance!  Classes are Tuesdays, beginners class at 6:00 pm; Intermediate class at 7:00 pm;  Open dance from 8:00 – 9:00pm Bring your own beverages & snacks.
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Through the Eye of the Camera – The Upper Peninsula Photo Exhibit 12:00 pm
Through the Eye of the Camera – The Upper Peninsula Photo Exhibit @ Downtown Art Place
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – May 31 @ 4:00 pm
Through the Eye of the Camera - The Upper Peninsula Photo Exhibit @ Downtown Art Place | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
A photography exhibit emphasizing the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Coffee with a Cop 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Joe's Pasty Shop
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Joe's Pasty Shop | | |
Join your neighbors and officers for coffee and conversation. No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know your Ironwood Public Safety Officers!
Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra 7:00 pm
Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra @ Historic Ironwood Theatre
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra The Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra, a college-community orchestra housed at Michigan Tech, makes a stop at the Historic Ironwood Theatre during its concert tour of the Upper Midwest. Comprised of Michigan Tech students and faculty, and community musicians from the Keweenaw and Marquette, the Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra is the oldest orchestra in the Upper[...]
Silver Express Spectacular 7:00 pm
Silver Express Spectacular @ Hurley K-12 School
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Earth Day Fair 10:00 am
Earth Day Fair @ Mercer Public Library
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Earth Day Fair @ Mercer Public Library | Mercer | Wisconsin | United States
The Mercer Library is proud to present our second annual Earth Day Fair! This year’s event will be on Saturday, April 21st at 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. The fair will include representatives from area organizations and governmental groups, activities for adults and kids, and lunch. Sponsored by the Mercer Library and by the Friends of[...]
Earth Day Party 2018 10:00 am
Earth Day Party 2018 @ pin Northwind Natural Foods Co-op
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Earth Day Party 2018 @ pin Northwind Natural Foods Co-op | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
Come celebrate Earth Day at the Co-op! Free samples, drawings, and more!
“The Eye of the Camera” Exhibition Reception and Award Ceremony 5:00 pm
“The Eye of the Camera” Exhibition Reception and Award Ceremony @ Downtown Art Place
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
"The Eye of the Camera" Exhibition Reception and Award Ceremony @ Downtown Art Place | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
This is a truly a tribute to the Upper Peninsula. Over 30 photographers will have their images of the the U.P. on display. Awards will be given. Local and regional photographers will share their images with us. “Sassy” (the photo left) is just one of them.
Safety First on the Trail Fundraiser 5:00 pm
Safety First on the Trail Fundraiser @ Elk & Hound
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Safety First on the Trail Fundraiser @ Elk & Hound | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
Picnic style food with a $10 suggested Donation. Raffle and Prizes. All funds go toward improving trail safety.
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Sustainable Documentary Screening 1:00 pm
Sustainable Documentary Screening @ Cold Iron Brewing
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sustainable Documentary Screening @ Cold Iron Brewing | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
Join the Northwind Natural Foods Co-op and Citizen’s Climate Lobby at Cold Iron Brewing on Earth Day for a matinee screening of the documentary “Sustainable.” We will begin the screening around 1 PM, with room for discussion following the film. Run time is 96 minutes. Here is a description of the film: “A vital investigation of[...]
Evening with Peter Yarrow 7:00 pm
Evening with Peter Yarrow @ Historic Ironwood Theatre
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Evening with Peter Yarrow @ Historic Ironwood Theatre | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
Show Times: Sunday, Apr. 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm Cost: Reserved & Meet’n’Greet $50 Reserved $30 Adult General $25 Student $5 An Evening with Peter Yarrow (of Peter, Paul & Mary) Peter Yarrow (born May 31, 1938) is an American singer and songwriter who found fame with the 1960s folk music trio Peter, Paul and Mary.[...]
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DAP Classes 4:00 pm
DAP Classes @ Downtown Art Place
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Drawing & Music
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Creating a Family Documentary 10:00 am
Creating a Family Documentary @ Mercer Public Library
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Creating a Family Documentary @ Mercer Public Library | Mercer | Wisconsin | United States
Have you ever wondered how you can capture family memories and save them for future generations? Want to write down your own stories, but not sure where to start? It’s not as hard as you think! The Mercer Library will host a free program on “Creating a Family Documentary” on Tuesday, April 24th at 10:00am at the[...]
Line Dancing 6:00 pm
Line Dancing @ Iron County Memorial Building
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm
Learn to Line Dance!  Classes are Tuesdays, beginners class at 6:00 pm; Intermediate class at 7:00 pm;  Open dance from 8:00 – 9:00pm Bring your own beverages & snacks.
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Spring Fever Deli Sandwich Fundraiser 10:30 am
Spring Fever Deli Sandwich Fundraiser @ Ironwood Carnegie Library
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Spring Fever Deli Sandwich Fundraiser @ Ironwood Carnegie Library | Ironwood | Michigan | United States
The Ironwood Carnegie Library hosts the Spring Fever Deli Sandwich Fundraiser on Wednesday, April 25th.  Sandwich Order Form Sandwich orders must be in by noon on Saturday, April 14th! The cost is $10 per bag, and includes either a roast beef and swiss, chicken salad with cranberries and nuts, or veggie sandwich made by the Uptown Café.  All[...]
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“Silent Spring” Book Discussion 12:00 pm
“Silent Spring” Book Discussion @ Mercer Public Library
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
"Silent Spring" Book Discussion @ Mercer Public Library | Mercer | Wisconsin | United States
Though “Silent Spring” by Rachel Carson was published over 50 years ago, its influence on the environmental movement continues today. Join the Mercer Library for a special book discussion on Thursday, April 26th at 12:00pm in honor of Earth Day.   Light refreshments will be provided. All are welcome, and copies of the book are available[...]
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Coffee with a Cop 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Mike's Restaurant
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am
Coffee with a Cop @ Mike's Restaurant | | |
Join your neighbors and officers for coffee and conversation. No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, and get to know your Ironwood Public Safety Officers!
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DOVE Inc. Color Run/ Walk 8:00 am
DOVE Inc. Color Run/ Walk @ Wakefield VFW
Apr 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and DOVE is raising awareness through their annual Color Run / Walk around Sunday Lake in Wakefield.  Registration is at 8:00 am with the event starting at 9:00 am. Pre-registration – $25; includes t-shirt, color packet and pancake breakfast being served from 7:00 am – Noon.  Pre-registration is due April[...]
Daffodil Dayz 10:00 am
Daffodil Dayz @ Bessemer VFW
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
A Spring Time Extravaganza featuring your favorite crafters & direct vendors Gogebic County 4H Youth will also be on hand. Bloody Mary Bar ** Luncheon Special ** Mimosas *** Raffles All crafter/ vendor table rental fees and raffle proceeds will be donated to the U.P. Honor Flight
Vietnam Veterans Steak Feed 4:00 pm
Vietnam Veterans Steak Feed @ Iron County Memorial Building
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 11:45 pm
 
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DAP Classes 4:00 pm
DAP Classes @ Downtown Art Place
Apr 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Wire Sculpture

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