Calendar – Holidays – Memorial Day Ceremony in Ishpeming – May 29

May 26, 2017

Ishpeming – A Memorial Day Ceremony will be held on Monday, May 29 at 10 a.m. at the Ishpeming Cemetery.

Area veterans groups will lead the ceremony. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at the VFW Post 4573 in Ishpeming.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Memorial Day Service to Honor Veterans in Michigamme – May 29

May 26, 2017

Michigamme – A Memorial Day Service to honor veterans will be held on Monday, May 29 at 10 a.m. at Lakeview Cemetery in Michigamme.

The ceremony will include a color guard, a gun salute, the playing of taps and a guest speaker. The public is invited to the Michigamme Community Building for a luncheon following the service.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Memorial Day Services in Marquette – May 29

May 25, 2017

Marquette – Memorial Day services will be held on Monday, May 29 at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Cross Cemetery and at 10:15 a.m. at Park Cemetery in Marquette.

The American Legion Post 44 will host the services and everyone in the Marquette community is encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be served at the American Legion Post 44, 700 W. Bluff Street in Marquette, following the 10:15 a.m. service.

For more information, call Tom Ranta at 250-2500.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Memorial Day Observance in Champion – May 28

May 25, 2017

Champion – A Memorial Day Observance will be held on Sunday, May 28 at 1 p.m. at Berle LaPin Veteran’s Memorial Park in Champion.

The guest speaker will be Pastor Mike Carriere and the Champion Volunteer Fire Department will serve as Color Guard. Refreshments will be served. … Read the rest

Calendar – Outdoors – Fur and Feather Swap in Trenary – May 27

May 24, 2017

Trenary – Great Northern Poultry and Livestock Connection (GNPLC) will have their first fur and feather swap and flea market of the 2017 season on Saturday, May 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Holmquist Feed Mill in Trenary.

A silent auction will run from 10 a.m. to noon. Donations for the auction will be accepted and appreciated. There will be a 50/50 raffle, concessions will be available, as well as a bake goods fundraiser.

GNPLC members may sell for free, and non-members pay $5 to sell. Membership is $15 per year/per family. Admission to the event is free to the public. All dogs must be on a lease. All poultry will be tested and there is a fee for the test.

For more information, call Eileen at 225-9920 or Connie at 362-6521.… Read the rest

Calendar – Outdoors – Wildflower and Woodlands Walk at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore – May 27

May 24, 2017

Munising – A Wildflower and Woodlands Walk at the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore will be held on Saturday, May 27 beginning at 1 p.m. at Miner’s Castle Information Center, 6 miles north of H-58 at the end of Miners Castle Road in Munising.

Ranger Andrea Chynoweth will lead the leisurely one hour stroll for all ages. Participants will identify wildflowers, learn about northern hardwood forest ecology, and discuss the impact of invasive species. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Be prepared for bugs, bring water and don’t forget your camera.

For more information, call Ranger Chynoweth at 906-387-2607, ext. 1214.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Story and Craft Hour – May 26

May 23, 2017

Marquette – Story and Craft Hour for ages 4 through 8 will be held on Friday, May 26 from 11 a.m. to noon in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. 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 – Theater – “The Princess and the Pea” at the Vista Theater – May 25-28

May 22, 2017

Negaunee – The musical retelling of the classic children’s tale “The Princess and the Pea,” will be presented Thursday, May 25 through Saturday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m. each evening in the historic Vista Theater in downtown Negaunee. A matinee will be offered on Sunday, May 28 at 2 p.m.

Follow the story of Princess Winnifred and Prince Dauntless. Will the Queen ever let them get together? And what about Sir Harry and Lady Larken? Will they ever wed? Will both couples live happily ever after?

Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for Seniors 62+ and K-12 Students and available at Rare Earth Goods in Ishpeming, Snowbound Books in Marquette, Gitche Gumee Cafe and Records in the Village Shopping Center in Marquette, and at the Historic Vista Theater Box Office/Annex. Tickets are also available online (plus convenience fee) at www.vistatheater.org … Read the rest

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