Calendar – Faith – Ecumenical Thanksgiving Worship Service in Marquette – Nov. 20

November 17, 2017

wMarquette – A Thanksgiving Ecumenical Christian Worship will be held on Monday, November 20 at 7 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette.

Participating churches are St. Paul’s Episcopal, the Marquette Hope Methodist Community, First Presbyterian Church, Prince of Peace Lutheran, and Messiah. An ecumenical choir will be invited to sing at this service. Please come to Messiah at 6:15 p.m. to rehearse with director Dave Dagenais and organist Kathy Strazzinski.

People of all faiths are invited to attend. Participants are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items as an offering for the evening. Food and monetary offerings will go to Marquette County Food Pantries. Checks should be made payable to Feeding America #5105.

Following worship, there will be refreshments in the Atrium.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions – Nov. 20, 21

November 17, 2017

Marquette – Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions will be offered on Monday, November 20 from 1 to 2 p.m. and on Tuesday, November 21 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Listen to a chapter from the book “The Terrible Two,” then adapt it into a comic strip! The event is for ages 8 to 12. For more information, call 226-4320, visit pwpl.info, or check out the Peter White Public Library page on Facebook. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Wonder Babies – Nov. 20, 21

November 17, 2017

Marquette – Wonder Babies will be held Monday, November 20 and Tuesday, November 21 from 10 to 10:40 a.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The event will feature songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0 to 18 months and a loving adult. Older siblings are welcome. Adult social time will be from 10 to 10:15 a.m. and story time begins at 10:15 a.m.

The event is free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Storytime for Non-Movers – Nov. 20, 21

November 17, 2017

Marquette – Storytime for Non-Movers will be held on Monday, November 20 and Tuesday, November 21 from 11 a.m. to 11:20 a.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

There will be songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their loving adult. Older siblings are asked NOT to attend. Adult social time and play time will be held after story time.

The event is free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Public Awareness Program in Munising – Nov. 20

November 17, 2017

Munising – November is Homeless Awareness Month. Alger-Marquette Continuum of Care and Alger-Marquette-Schoolcraft Local Planning Body will hold a Public Awareness program on Monday, November 20 at 6 p.m. at the Munising Public Library.

Continuum of Care members will present homeless data and highlight the work of the CoC in our communities. It is open to the public at no charge.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – NCLL Presentation on Eclipses – Registration Deadline – Nov. 20

November 17, 2017

Marquette – The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a presentation on eclipses by astronomer Scott Stobbelaar on Tuesday, November 28 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in room 101B of the Superior Dome in Marquette.

Stobbelaar will help attendees understand the differences between various types of eclipses. He will also share photos he took in the path of totality.

The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Registration deadline is Monday, November 20. Call 227-2979 to registrer. For more information, contact Paula McCormick at 228-5489.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Harry Potter Fan Club Grades 6 through 8 Meeting – Nov. 20

November 17, 2017

Marquette – Harry Potter Club Grades 6 through 8 will meet on Monday, November 20 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Marquette Arts and Culture Center Workshop #4 on the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.

All upperclassmen wizards in grades 6 through 8 are invited to the class Harry Potter 101 as we discuss all things Harry Potter!

The event is free. For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Bazaars/Craft Sales – Bazaar, Bake Sale, Craft Sale, and Raffle – Nov. 18

November 15, 2017

Manistique – A Bazaar, Bake Sale, Craft Sale and Raffle will be held on Saturday, November 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Manistique Senior Center, 101 Main Street in Manistique.

Fresh cinnamon rolls and white and wheat bread will be available, as well as many crafts. … Read the rest

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