Community Calendar



*To submit an event to the Community Calendar, please send all requests to bctra@up.net.

*To list your community event on the Baraga County Memorial Hospital sign, contact Polly Manning at prmanning@bcmh.org or call 906.524.3322.

L'Anse High School Commencement

When: Thu May 28, 2015 @ 7pm - 7pm
Where: L'Anse High School, 201 North 4th Street, L'Anse, MI 49946, United States
Description: The L'Anse High School Commencement Ceremony will be held in the school gym.


Poetry Reading

When: Sat May 30, 2015 @ 2pm - 2pm
Where: Java By the Bay, 10 North Main Street, L'Anse, MI 49946, United States
Description: Enjoy a poetry reading. Bring you own poems and join in, or just enjoy poetry by others.


Joseph Heywood - UP Author

When: Sun May 31, 2015 @ 2pm - 4pm
Where: Lanse Public Library, 201 North 4th Street, L'Anse, MI 49946, United States
Description: The Friends of the Baraga County Public Library will host Ontonagon-based author Joseph Heywood. Heywood will speak, answer questions about his work, and sign copies of his books. All are invited, at no charge. The library is located at the L'Anse Schools complex.


Baraga County Brand Camp

When: Tue Jun 2, 2015 @ 5:30pm - 5:30pm
Where: Baraga County Memorial Hospital, 18341 U.S. 41, L'Anse, MI 49946, United States
Description: Baraga County Brand Camp is a one-hour business-branding session designed for business owners. Staff from the Upper Peninsula Marketing Department will discuss branding, the customer experience, basic market research, design, public relations, and more. The content will be presented in basic terms. The team also encourages guests to bring specific questions and challenges for the CEO, Public Relations Manager and Art Director. This one-hour session is free, open to all Baraga County business owners, and sponsored by Baraga County Chamber of Commerce.


"Night at the Oper-etta"

When: Sat Jun 6, 2015 @ 7pm - 7pm
Where: L'Anse United Methodist Church, 304 Bendry Street, L'Anse, MI 49946, United States
Description: The Bay Area Chorus will present "A Night at the Oper-etta," featuring light traditional opera arias and duets, and selections from comic opera and musical theater.


S.P.O.R.T. Ride

When: Sat Jun 13, 2015 @ 8am - 8am
Where: Baraga State Park, 1300 U.S. 41, Baraga, MI 49908, United States
Description: The fourth annual S.P.O.R.T. (State Park Off-Road Trek) ORV ride will begin with a self-guided ride from the Baraga State Park to Twin Lakes State Park in the Bill Nicholls trail. Check in at 8:00 at the Baraga State Park - the ride leaves at 8:30. A second ride will leave Twin Lakes at 10:00, heading to the Ontonagon County Park. Check-in begins at 9:00. At the Ontonagon County Park, enjoy refreshments and displays before returning to Twin Lakes and Baraga.

Advance registration is required. The deadline is June 6th. Contact either the Baraga State Park or the Twin Lakes State Park to sign up. The rides are free, but you must have a Michigan Recreation Passport to enter the parks, and a valid ORV sticker to use the trails.


Junior Sporting Shoots Camp Begins

When: Mon Jun 15, 2015 @ 9am - 9am
Where: Ottawa Sportsmen's Club, Pelkie, MI
Description: The Ottawa Sportsmen's Club will hold its 15th annual Junior Shooting Sports Camp from June 15th through 19th at the clubhouse in Pelkie. Participants will receive instruction in competitive (Olympic) style rifle, pistol and shotgun shooting. Sessions will begin at 9:00 each morning, and will close at 5:00 Monday through Thursday. Friday's session will be followed by a dinner for participants and their families, and an awards ceremony.

Camp costs $25.00, and is limited to 16 participants between the ages of 14 and 18. Early sign-up is encouraged.

For more information, contact Mark Wuori at 228-5471, or click here.


Baraga Lumberjack Days 4th of July Celebration

When: Fri Jul 3, 2015 - Sat Jul 4, 2015
Where: Downtown Baraga
Description: This year's theme is "Throwback to the '80s." A complete schedule is attached. For more information, contact Gayle Isaacson at 906-353-6436 or click here.


Covington Concert Series

When: Tue Jul 21, 2015 @ 7pm - 7pm
Where: Covington Pavilion, M-28, Covington, MI
Description: The Covington Summer Concert Series presents Eleanor and Friends at the pavilion on M-28. There is no charge. If it rains, the concert will be moved inside the multipurpose building.


Covington Concert Series

When: Tue Jul 28, 2015 @ 7pm - 7pm
Where: Covington Pavilion, M-28, Covington, MI
Description: The Covington Summer Concert Series presents the Billy Butcher Bayou Band at the pavilion on M-28. There is no charge. If it rains, the concert will be moved inside the multipurpose building.


Covington Concert Series

When: Tue Aug 4, 2015 @ 7pm - 7pm
Where: Covington Pavilion, M-28, Covington, MI
Description: The Covington Summer Concert Series presents Mark Wayne at the pavilion on M-28. There is no charge. If it rains, the concert will be moved inside the multipurpose building.


Covington Concert Series

When: Tue Aug 11, 2015 @ 7pm - 7pm
Where: Covington Pavilion, M-28, Covington, MI
Description: The Covington Summer Concert Series presents the Panhandlers at the pavilion on M-28. There is no charge. If it rains, the concert will be moved inside the multipurpose building.


Covington Concert Series

When: Tue Aug 18, 2015 @ 7pm - 7pm
Where: Covington Pavilion, M-28, Covington, MI
Description: The Covington Summer Concert Series presents Queen of Hearts at the pavilion on M-28. There is no charge. If it rains, the concert will be moved inside the multipurpose building.