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River Rally and Music Swap Meet

A full afternoon of speakers, music, auctions, and raffles! There will be a raffle of two Henry Rifles as well—tickets available at the venue or prior to from Coalition volunteers. Rifle winners need not be present to win but must be of legal age and pass a background check.

Those interested in the swap meet should email jointherivercoalition@gmail.com to reserve space.

 

The mine is NOT approved!

Help us continue the fight!

What:  River Rally & Music Swap Meet

When:  Sunday, October 6
1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where:  Embers 1871
W3529 County Rd. B
Peshtigo, WI  54157

Music by “Carlin & Cain” and “Fire On High”

Bring your musical gear to Buy, Sell or Trade

GREAT FOOD * RAFFLES * Guest SPEAKERS

$10.00 Admission

RAFFLE:  2 Henry rifles 1) Henry 3030 Side-eject brass rifle

(Side-eject allows scope mounting atop)

2) Henry 12-gauge, brass, single-shot

RAFFLE:  Winchester 243 Rifle

Sponsored by:  Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River, Inc.

www.jointherivercoalition.org

jointherivercoalition@gmail.com

 

The Sierra Club will present to the Coalition:

Good Citizen Award 2019

At the Menominee River Rally on Oct. 6, 2019

 

Menominee River Music meets Door County bus tour

For tickets, contact Dale or Lea Jane Burie:

Dale:  (615) 512-3506; 

Lea Jane:  (615) 516-2939

This will be a full day of music, speakers, and sightseeing through Door County! There will be three stops along the way at points of interest. A full itinerary available upon ticket purchase will be emailed to the purchaser. The tour will culminate in a raffle for a one-of-a-kind handmade by Warren McKinney guitar name “Wisconsin Cherry.”

Raffle tickets are $5 each or 3/$10
Need not be present to win!!

Raffle tickets distribution

A volunteer will be in the McDonalds in Marinette, Wisconsin, to distribute raffle tickets for the Henry Rifles that will be drawn for at the River Rally in October. Tickets can not be sold at the McDonalds location but is rather a pick-up point for volunteers who are selling them.

Consolidated Public Hearing on three pending Aquila permits

THIS IS THE LAST CHANCE FOR THE PUBLIC TO EXPRESS OUR CONCERNS ABOUT THE BACK FORTY PROJECT WITHIN THE PERMIT REVIEW PROCESS.

We need EVERYONE opposing the proposed mine in attendance and wearing BLUE SHIRTS!

At 3:00, the Menominee River Water Protectors will hold a rally outside the Stephenson High School.

At 4:00, there will be a press conference in the Stephenson High School library. Speakers include representatives from the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin, the Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River, the Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition (UPEC), and the Wisconsin Resources Protection Council.

For information (addresses and deadlines) on submitting written comments, contact Melanie Humphrey, 906-250-7564, humphreym@michigan.gov or Mark Snow, 517-230-8233, snowm@michigan.gov.

Peshtigo Historical Day Parade

We would love a whole bunch of participants! Dress for the weather and wear your blue Coalition/Save the River t-shirt (and good walking shoes). For more information, attend the monthly Coalition meeting.

Stephenson Parade

We need all the people we can get! Dress for the weather and wear your blue Coalition/Save the River t-shirt (and good walking shoes). For more information, attend the montly Coalition meetings (first Thursday of the month at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Marinette).