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The Michigan Yoopers is a social club in The Villages, Florida.

A Yooper refers to anyone with a connection with Michigan's Upper Peninsula.Anyone with a connection to Michigan's Upper Penninsula is welcome to join.  Remember to bring your Villages ID or guest pass to the meeting.

We meet monthly, except in the summer, to get together.

We usually meet at the Savannah Center in the Rhett Butler room on the second Wednesday of the month at 6 pm to 8:50 pm. 


Christmas Party

Welcome back Yoopers.  Our December meeting will be on Wednesday, December 9th, between 5:30 and 8:50 p.m., at the Savannah Center in the Rhett Butler Room.

Note the early start at 5:30. 

Details on the RSVP page

The club will provide place ham, turkey, scalloped potatoes, and stuffing.

$5 fee The rest is potluck is provided by attending members and guests. See the form for specifics.  BYOB.  

Anyone with a connection to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, past or present, is welcome to join the club.  Annual dues are $5.00 per person.  They need to be renewed.

Remember to wear your Yooper badge and bring your Villages I.D. card.  Guests must have a Villages guest pass to attend.

Please use the new RSVP form in the menu. You can still call by phone or just send an email. 

Members at the May Yooper picnic enjoyed great weather and a meal which included pulled pork sandwiches, potato salad, coleslaw, baked beans, water, pop and LOTS of desserts.  At the meeting, members voted to donate $700 to the USO for our wounded warriors and their families.  All members interested in learning more about the organization can access their website:  WWW.USO.org.  

For further club information, please contact George Leviska by phone at (352)259-4675 or by email at leviska@aol.com George and Mary are NOT handling the Christmas party. They get to relax and enjoy themselves.

Ron and Ardis were our guest speakers

Our 5th annual pasty dinner was held at the Savannah Center

Election of Officers in November 2015

President:George Leviska

Vice President:Kennie Turpening

Secretary:Mary Ann Wilkinson

Treasurer:Tom Petitpren

Website:Bruce Mitchell 


Michigan Yoopers Club  The Villages, FL   2015