Calendar – Groups – Northern Vegans Casual Dinner – May 4

May 1, 2016

Marquette – Join Northern Vegans for a casual dinner on Wednesday, May 4 at 6 p.m. at the Sweet Water Cafe, 517 N. Third Street in Marquette.

Order a vegan dinner off the menu. All are welcome and no RSVP is required. Visit www.northernvegans.com, Northern Vegans on Facebook, or call 236-1279 for more information.

Calendar – Health – Your Mind Matters Mental Health Dialog – May 4

May 1, 2016

Marquette – Learn from folks who have coped with mental illness in a Your Mind Matters Dialog on Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Patients and their families will share stories of their experiences
dealing with mental health issues. A question and answer session with
the audience follows the presentation.

This program is sponsored by the Alger/Marquette County chapter of the
National Alliance on Mental Illness. NAMI is the nation’s largest
grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better
lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Their
mission is to raise awareness and provide support and education to
those in need.

There is no admission charge. For more information visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318

Calendar – Youth – Junior Teen Advisory Board Meeting – May 4

May 1, 2016

Marquette – The Junior Teen Advisory Board will meet on Wednesday, May 4 from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 5 through 8 are invited to talk about books, play games, and help plan the teen summer reading program. Meet new people and get some volunteer experience at your library.

Calendar – Music – Celebration of the Arts in Gwinn – May 4

May 1, 2016

Gwinn – The Gwinn Area Community Schools will present a district-wide “Celebration of the Arts” concert and art show on Wednesday, May 4th at 7 p.m. in the Gwinn High School Gymnasium.

Featured will be collage style performances by the choirs and bell choirs of Gilbert and KI Sawyer Elementary Schools as well as the bands, choirs, and jazz bands of Gwinn Middle School and Gwinn High School.

The district-wide art show will be available in the high school cafetorium at 6 p.m. and after the concert. The event is free and the public is invited.

For more information, call 346-9247.

Calendar – Food – Community Meal at Messiah Lutheran Church – May 4

May 1, 2016

Marquette – A free Community Meal will be offered on Wednesday, May 4 at 5:30 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette.

All are welcome. For more information about this or other programs at Messiah, call 225-1119 or go to messiahlutheranmqt.org.

Calendar – Youth – Story and Craft Hour – May 3

April 30, 2016

Marquette – Story and Craft Hour will be offered on Tuesday, May 3 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Youth Services Atrium at the Peter White Public Library.

Children ages 4 and up are invited to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts at this free event. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.

Calendar – Youth – 2’s and 3’s Story Time – May 3, 5

April 30, 2016

Marquette – 2’s and 3’s Story Time will be offered on Tuesday, May 3 and Thursday, May 5 from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Children ages 2 and 3 will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and activities. The events are free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.

Calendar – Youth – “Young Author” Jerry Pallotta at PWPL – May 3

April 30, 2016

Marquette – Come meet this year’s “Young Author,” Jerry Pallotta on Tuesday, May 3 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

He will talk about writing books. Afterward, make a fish mobile. Snowbound books will be there selling his books, which can be autographed. For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.

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