Calendar – Art – 2017 Annual Children’s Art Exhibition Opening – May 8

May 5, 2017

Marquette – The 2017 Annual Children’s Art Exhibition will open on Monday, May 8 at the DeVos Art Museum on the campus of Northern Michigan University.

Each year the DeVos Art Museum celebrates our area schools that support art programs for students. This annual exhibition, featuring talented K-12 students creating artwork in all medias, is organized by the hardworking art teachers from local schools.… Read the rest

Calendar – Bazaars/Craft Sales – Spring Bazaar at Snowberry Heights – May 6

May 3, 2017

Marquette – A Spring Bazaar will be held on Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Snowberry Heights, 222 South 5th Street in Marquette.

There will be craft tables, baked goods and a White Elephant table.… Read the rest

Calendar – Bazaars/Craft Shows – Craft and Vendor Show at Marquette Salvation Army – May 6

May 3, 2017

Marquette – A craft and vendor show will be held on Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Salvation Army of Marquette.

A $1 donation will be asked at the door to help support The Salvation Army.… Read the rest

Calendar – Art – Winter 2017 School of Art and Design Senior Exhibition Reception – May 5

May 2, 2017

Marquette – The Winter 2017 School of Art and Design Senior Exhibition Reception will be held on Friday, May 5 from 7 to 9 p.m. at DeVos Art Museum on the campus of Northern Michigan University.

Graduating seniors will present their work from all areas of the School of Art and Design including ceramics, computer art, drawing / painting, electronic imaging, furniture design, graphic communication, human centered design, illustration, jewelry / metals / blacksmithing, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and woodworking.

The event is free and open to the public. … Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Hoops For Hospice – April 27

April 24, 2017

Marquette – Hoops for Hospice will be held on Thursday, April 27 beginning at 7 p.m. at Vandament Arena inside the PEIF building on the campus of Northern Michigan University.

Local celebrities will be playing against NMU alumni and current players of NMU’s Men’s and Women’s basketball team. The purpose of the event is to help raise awareness and funds for the U.P. Hospice Foundation. In addition to an exciting basketball game, there will be a special half time show, 50/50, concessions and audience participation opportunities.

Tickets are $11 and are available at any NMU Ticket Outlet or online at tickets.nmu.edu. … Read the rest

Calendar – Bazaars and Craft Sales – St. Peter Cathedral Annual Spring Bazaar and Luncheon – Apr. 22

April 19, 2017

Marquette – The St. Peter Cathedral Annual Spring Bazaar and Luncheon will be held on Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the church hall, 311 W. Baraga Avenue in Marquette.

There will be white elephant tables, baked goods, a silent auction, vintage and contemporary jewelry and local vendors. The soup, salad and dessert luncheon is $6 and begins at 10:30 a.m.… Read the rest

Calendar – Bazaars/Craft Sales – Negaunee VFW Auxiliary Craft Sale/Soup Luncheon – Apr. 8

April 5, 2017

Negaunee – The Negaunee VFW Auxiliary Craft Sale/Soup Luncheon will be held on Saturday, April 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Negaunee Township Hall on M-35 in Negaunee Township.

The Soup Luncheon includes soup with bread, dessert and coffee. Crafts for sale include Janet Wisuri Breads, Tastefully Simple, Origami Owls, Norwex, Young Living Essential Oils, Avon, Pampered Chef, Scentsy Wax Warmers, home made Finnish products, and much more. There will be over 30 tables of items for sale. … Read the rest

Calendar – Art – Reception for “UP Focus” – Apr. 6

April 3, 2017

Marquette – A reception for UP Focus will be held on Thursday, April 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the DeVos Art Museum on the campus of Northern Michigan University.

UP Focus is an ongoing exhibition series that highlights artists who are from, living in, or heavily influenced by the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Featured artists are Mike Friend, a painter based in Marquette, and Scott Leipski, a sculptor working with ceramics based in Gladstone.

The event is free and open to the public. … Read the rest

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