Marble Knife Club presents gun/knife show in Rapid River

RAPID RIVER – The Marble Plus Knife Club will be holding its 18th annual Cabin Fever Gun and Knife Show on Friday, Feb. 1, from noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 2, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rapid River Lions Club. The show is open to the public.

An auction will take place soon after 6 p.m. on Friday.

Knife enthusiasts, collectors, dealers, and the public are welcome. Wayne is the contact person for this event and can be reached at (906) 399-9900.

Each year, proceeds are given to local charities and organizations. Last year’s proceeds ($1,900) went to the following organizations: Northwoods Air Lifeline, Bay Cliff, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Manistique Flotilla, Salvation Army, Walk for Warmth, Alliance against Violence and Abuse, and St. Vincent de Paul. This year’s donations will be announced after the show.

The Marble Plus Knife Club has 235 members and meets the first Tuesday of each month at the Lions Club. Anyone interested in knives, guns or other sporting collectibles is welcome to attend a meeting.

The club’s address is P.O. Box 228, Gladstone, MI 49837.