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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. 


The Michigan Yoopers’ meeting for May will be a picnic at Lake Miona County Park on May 13 from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.  Come one, come all as this will be the last Yooper meeting until October. 

The club will provide pull-pork sandwiches, potato salad, pork & beans and coleslaw, soda pop, water, place settings and Ice.  BYOB.  

Directions to the park:  Take Buena Vista to Rainey Trail, turn west for about 1 mile.  The first left turn is the entrance to the park.  There is a small sign.

Members are asked to bring a dessert to share.  for those of you who cannot attend the picnic, have a great and safe summer.


For further information, please contact George Leviska by phone at (352)259-4675 or by e:mail at leviska@aol.com

Ron and Ardis were our guest speakers

Our 5th annual pasty dinner was held at the Savannah Center in the Rhett Butler Room on February 11th at 6:00 p.m.  

Anyone with a connection to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is welcome to join.  Annual dues are $5.00 per person.  Remember to wear your Yooper badge and bring your Village I.D. or guest pass to the meeting. 


Election of Officers in November

President:George Leviska

Vice President:

Secretary:Mary Ann Wilkinson

Treasurer:Tom Petitpren

Website:Bruce Mitchell 

You can reach George or Mary Leviska





Remember to wear your Yooper badge and bring your Villages I.D. or guest pass to the meeting.  Anyone with a connection Michigan’s upper peninsula, past or present, is welcome to join the club. 

The membership list will be updated soon. 

 Michigan Yoopers Club  The Villages, FL    2015