Calendar – Youth – Scribblers Club Meeting – Dec. 19

December 16, 2017

Marquette – The Scribblers Club will meet on Tuesday, December 19 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Lions Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to experiment with creative writing in a fun and encouraging atmosphere.

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

Calendar – Film/Documentaries – BYO Dinner Theater to Screen “Wakefield” – Dec. 19

December 16, 2017

Marquette – BYO Dinner Theater will feature a screening of the 2016 drama “Wakefield” on Tuesday, December 19 at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Rated R, the film is about Howard, who despite having everything, a loving family, great job, nice home, feels suffocated and retreats from the world, watching life go by from his attic sanctuary.

Bring your own take-out dinner and enjoy the film in a dinner theater setting. There is no admission charge. For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Strings: East & West Concert – Dec. 18

December 15, 2017

Marquette – Strings: East & West, an evening concert of stringed instruments, ancient and modern, will be offered on Monday, December 18 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The special guest performer is Qiao Zhi (Jona) a visiting professor from Aba Teachers University, Sichuan, China, who specializes in Chinese ethnic minority music and plays the *erhu*, a two-stringed Chinese instrument, and the *biwang*, a traditional Tibetan instrument. She will be accompanied by local musician Jeremy Morelock, who performs experimental non-traditional guitar as a solo artist and in ensembles, specializing in East/West collaboration and ambient drone ritual.

There is no admission charge. For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Harry Potter Club Grades 6 through 8 – Dec. 18

December 15, 2017

Marquette – Harry Potter Club Grades 6 through 8 will meet on Monday, December 18 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! This month we will make Harry Potter themed ornaments.

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 – Youth – Storytime for Non-Movers – Dec. 18, 19

December 15, 2017

Marquette – Storytime for Non-Movers will be held on Monday, December 18 and Tuesday, December 19 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 – Youth – Wonder Babies – Dec. 18, 19

December 15, 2017

Marquette – Wonder Babies will be held Monday, December 18 and Tuesday, December 19 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 – Education – Computer Coaching “Download E-books and Audio Books” – Dec. 18

December 15, 2017

Marquette – Computer Coaching “Download E-books and Audio Books” will be offered on Monday, December 18 at 3 p.m. at the Peter White Public Library.

The class will demonstrate how to use the new Libby app (formerly OverDrive) to connect to the library’s audio book or E-book collections with your E-reader or phone. Please bring personal electronic devices with you to the event.

For more information, contact the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Rock-Perkins Area Cantata Choir Concert – Dec. 17

December 14, 2017

Rock/Perkins – Rock-Perkins Area Cantata Choir Concert will be held on Sunday, December 17 at 4 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Rock and at 7 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Perkins.

The choir will perform “Peace Has Come”, a Christmas musical written by Mary McDonald. Coffee and fellowship will follow each performance.… Read the rest

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