Saturday Morning Yoga – April 21

April 18, 2018

Munising, Mi. – Hosted by Yoga Borealis, Saturday Morning Yoga will be at the Alger Parks & Recreation Department this Saturday, April 21 from 10:30- 11:45 a.m.

Starting off with a general morning practice, this mixed level class will have students practicing basic yoga poses, sun salute, moon salute, basic breathing techniques, and short meditation.

Register through Alger Parks and Recreation Department (906) 387-5636

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Iron Mountain Career Panel Luncheon for NMU Students – April 19

April 16, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– NMU’s College of Business will host an Iron Mountain Career Panel Luncheon for NMU Students, from any major, in the Brule Room of NMU’s University Center this Thursday, April 19, from 12:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.

The event includes a free lunch and a discussion of career opportunities while business owners from Iron Mountain are present. “…Iron Mountain area is the hottest economic area in the U.P., with more than 600 current job openings for all industries,” said David Tayome, dean of NMU’s College of Business.

Guest panelists include Tom Andes of the Thomas Theatre Group; Raphael Bennett of Neustep; Erik Kleiman of Kleiman Pump and Well Drilling; Jesse Land of Upper Peninsula Machine and Engineering; Carol Quandt of 41 Lumber; David Brisson of Great American Disposal; and Lois Ellis of Dickinson Area Economic Development Alliance. Panelists will be available after the luncheon is over to meet with those interested in working in the area or unable to attend the luncheon due to class scheduling.… Read the rest

Wine Wednesday! – April 18

April 15, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– Wine Wednesday is hosted by the American Legion Post 44 in Marquette this Wednesday, Aprill 18, from 3:00 p.m.- 11:00 p.m.

Come check out the selection of wines and meet fun people! Bring your friends for a glass or two to this re-occurring event every Wednesday until May 2.

If you’re not a member already, join the Legion so you can buy some wine and mingle!… Read the rest

NCLL Hosts Rowing Presentation, April 24- Registration Deadline, April 17

April 14, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a presentation titled “All about Rowing in Marquette” at the Connection Center’s Upper Level, on 927 W. Fair, from 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Daryl and Ginny Davis, founding coaches of NMU’s Crew Club and members of U.P. Rowing, will present about how competitive rowing came to the area and its opportunities for youth and adults. Attendees will be able to try the rowing motion on Concept2 Indoor Rower.

 

The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register by Tuesday, April 17, by calling 227-2979.

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Beginner’s Guide to AcroYoga: Level 1&2 – April 15

April 12, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– Rohana Yoga & Wellness will host a beginner’s guide to ActoYoga for levels 1 & 2 this Sunday, April 15 from 1:30- 3:00 p.m.

AcroYoga, also called partner yoga, consists of a series of held postures, each partner using strength and flexibility to support the other. It combines fun partner play with health benefits such as building core and muscle strength, kinesthetic awareness, flexibility, and relaxation.

Challenge yourself in a safe environment with Moiré & her partner Jess as they give you step-by-step instruction.

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New Moon Cacao Ceremony – April 15

April 12, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– The Marquette Yoga and Ayurveda Center will be putting on the New Moon Cacao Ceremony, hosted by Bright Star Astrology & Healing Arts, this Sunday from 12:00- 2:00 p.m.

The first new moon of the astrological new year, the ARIES New Moon, is this Sunday. Join with others for a supportive, renewing ceremony and sharing of ceremonial Cacao- rich superfood drinking chocolate. Cacao is said to bring bliss, multi-level healing, and the dissolving of barriers to truer self- expression, and creativity when shared in meditation.

Cost: $15/person (via PayPal in advance; other arrangements may be made by contacting Jen, but PayPal is preferred).

What to bring:

  • A journal for writing or sketching intentions, and writing/drawing supplies.
  • Water for rehydration

** RSVP needed by Saturday, April 14 so enough Cacao can be brewed. Those who RSVP on Sunday are welcome to attend but are not guaranteed cacao.… Read the rest

Citizens’ Climate Lobby Meeting – April 14

April 11, 2018

Marquette, Mich. – Join the Marquette Chapter of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby for the
group’s monthly meeting on Saturday, April 14 at 12:30 p.m. in the Wave Room of the Marquette Arts and Culture Center on the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.

The national CCL group will present a video-conference to the local chapters during the meeting.… Read the rest

Let’s Chat: Anxiety Series Group to Meet – April 12

April 9, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Let’s chat: Anxiety Series group to meet at the Pure Body Gym this Thursday, April 12, at 7:00 p.m.

Let’s Chat is a non-intimidating, open to the public, Ted-talks style support series. Each week will bring a new offering, and opportunity to get support and learn about various health issues and concerns. With a wide range of alternative health and healing methods and guest speakers, participants are welcome to join in on the discussion or just come and listen.

All are welcome!

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