The 2nd Annual Turkey Trot will take place Thanksgiving morning (November 28, 2013) at Portage Health in Hancock. This free 5k walk/run is a great event for the entire family. Start the holiday off right by participating in this fun event! The walk/run begins at 9 a.m. at Portage Health in Hancock. The first 150 people to register will receive a free Turkey Trot shirt. Register online by visiting http://portagehealth.org/turkeytrot/?dt=11/28/2013
The annual Muck Run at the Michigan Tech trails will take place Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013. It is a run through mud, muck, and mire (and maybe even snow). All proceeds benefit the Michigan Tech men’s and women’s cross country teams. See the PDF registration form for complete details.
The Ninth Annual Northern Lights Film Festival will be held October 25-27 in the Rozsa Center on the Michigan Tech campus. This year’s festival features filmmaker George Desort, who will be presenting his new film about his 80 days on Isle Royale, FIFTY LAKES ONE ISLAND. Admission is free. Continue reading →
The Keweenaw Nordic Ski Club will hold a fundraiser to replace one of the key bridges over Swedetown Creek, which has been partially washed away. The event will take place at the Orpheum Theater in Hancock on Oct. 12, with an evening of kickin’ music with the goal of raising funds for the $26,000+ bridge replacement. Hear Keweenaw BrewGrass, RealTime jazz and Craic doing Irish and folk tunes. Opened by Rhythm 203 at 6 pm. Tickets are $15 in advance, students $10, preteens $5. $20 at the door. Tickets available at Cross Country Sports, Down Wind Sports or KNSC board members. More info at http://maastobridgejam.com/
Omega House is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual Hike for the House, Saturday, October 5, 2013, at the Michigan Tech Trails (main trailhead). This special event, presented by Portage Health, honors those who have taken life’s final path in their journey, and hopes to raise awareness of chronic diseases.
Join us for the 2.5k, 5k or 10k hike to honor the path that every life takes. Enjoy the morning with friends and families in a setting where loved ones will be remembered. Proceeds from the Hike benefit Omega House and will help ensure the continued delivery of our compassionate care. See www.hikeforthehouse.com for more information.← Older posts Newer posts →