BachFest Marquette

November 14, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 14, 2018 – The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center and local musician Nancy Railey bring BachFest to Marquette. The festival will consist of several musical events during the fall season. A Youth Recital and Art Exhibition will be held Saturday, November 17 at 1:00 pm at Marquette Arts and Culture Center. Free admission, donation appreciated.… Read the rest

Downtown Marquette Farmer’s Market – November 17

November 14, 2018

Marquette, Mich.11/17/2018– Come see what the locals have to offer at the Downtown Marquette Farmer’s Market in the Marquette Commons this Saturday, November 17, from 9:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m.

There is plenty to browse around for like: Fresh Michigan-grown produces, other farm-produced goods, baked goods, and various artisan wares.

Come see what the Downtown Marquette Farmers Market has to offer every Saturday until December 15th. Check out www.mqtfarmersmarket.com!… Read the rest

Children’s Museum Third Thursday Literacy Night

November 13, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – The UP Children’s Museum will host the Third Thursday Literacy Night on Thursday, November 15th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Admission is free for everyone. The theme for Family Literacy Night this week is “Hunting for words.” This program is geared toward preschool and early elementary age children.

There will be free books and prizes to take home, plus snacks and activities.  This event is sponsored by the Literacy Legacy Fund of Michigan.… Read the rest

Shiras Planetarium Fundraising Strategy Luncheon

November 13, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – Marquette Area Public Schools, the Shiras Planetarium, and the Shiras Institute are holding a luncheon/informational talk on Thursday, November 18 at 12:00 pm in the Shiras Planetarium. They will be discussing fundraising efforts to upgrade the technology and the planetarium. Announcements will be made regarding donations already committed and the launch of a public crowdfunding campaign.

The media is invited to attend. The meeting will end by 1:00 pm. A star show will be offered at that time for any attendees wishing to stay until 1:30 pm. Please RSVP to Shiras Planetarium director Becky Simmons at planetarium@mapsnet.org if you plan to attend. Media can enter through door #11 at the Southeast corner of MSHS. Some parking will be reserved there.… Read the rest

Peter White Junior Teen Advisory Board Meeting

November 13, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – The Peter White Junior Teen Advisory Board will meet Wednesday, November 14 from 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm in the Peter White Public Library Shiras Room. All students in grades 5-8 are welcome to join the JTAB. Meet new people and become part of a cool team working to make the library more welcoming and fun for people your age. Snacks will be served. Free. For more information please call 226-4321, email maschnee@pwpl.info, or visit www.pwpl.info. Find us on Facebook under Peter White Public Library Teen Services.… Read the rest

Babies Play! at Peter White Public Library

November 13, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – Babies Play! is on Wednesday, November 14 from 10:15 am -11:15 am in the Great Room at Peter White Public Library. Join Ms. Sarah as we host an hour of sensory play for ages birth-24 months with a loving adult.  Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Marquette Redmen Varsity Hockey Game Saturday, November 17th

November 12, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 12, 2018 – The Marquette Redmen Varsity Hockey team will be on the road against Utica Eisenhower on Saturday, November 17th at 1:30 pm. Tune in to Fox Sports Marquette 105.1-99.9 to listen to the game!… Read the rest

Marquette Regional History Center Hosts the Holiday Art Sale

November 12, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 12, 2018 – The Marquette Regional History Center will host the Holiday Art Sale once again this year on Saturday November 17, 10:00-5:00 pm. Over 1,000 people attended last year and we hope to have even more attend this year. It’s the start of the holiday shopping season. The History Center is a destination, providing holiday shoppers even more reasons to attend. World class exhibits, an old-fashioned bake sale, educational toys and puppets in the History Center store, Dollhouse Days in the Exhibit Gallery, a membership drive and other surprises will keep shoppers in the holiday spirit. In addition, you will be supporting a community gem with all proceeds from admission donations going directly to the MRHC, a private non-profit 501c3. A $2.00 donation is suggested at the door, which also gives you access to the Museum galleries.… Read the rest

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