Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Dinner and Movie Series at Calumet Theatre – Reservation Deadline – Sept. 26

September 23, 2017

Calumet – The Dinner and Movie Series will offer a German cuisine dinner catered by Victoria’s Kitchen of Houghton and a screening of “All Quiet on the Western Front” on Friday, September 29 at the Calumet Theatre in Calumet. The dinner buffet begins at 6 p.m. in the Red Jacket Ballroom. The movie is shown at 7:15 pm.

To honor our veterans and active duty military, the movie is free when purchasing dinner. Patriotic songs will be performed during dinner.

Tickets for Dinner and Movie are $22. Dinner only tickets are $18. Movie tickets only are $7. Reservations must be made by 5 p.m. on Tuesday before the showing. Call 337-2166 or purchase on line.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Teen Advisory Board Meeting at PWPL – Sept. 20

September 17, 2017

Marquette – The Teen Advisory Board will meet on Wednesday, September 20 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 9 to 12 are welcome for event planning, book talking and snacks. Tell us what you’d like to see at your library, meet new people, and get some volunteer experience at the same time. Refreshments will be served.

The event is free. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Theater – Calumet Players Fall Musical “Sister Act” – Sept. 15-17

September 12, 2017

Calumet – The Calumet Players Fall musical “Sister Act” will be performed on Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, September 17 at 2 p.m. at the Calumet Theatre in Calumet.

Tickets are $15. Call the box office at 906-337-2610 for tickets or visit www.calumettheatre.com to order online. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Modern Classics to Screen “Adaptation” – Sept. 14

September 11, 2017

Marquette – Modern Classics Film Series will feature a free screening of “Adaptation” on Thursday, September 14 at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The comedic drama follows the struggles of Charlie Kaufman as he tries to adapt Valerie Thomas’ “The Orchid Thief” for the screen. While he wants to stay true to the novel, he has difficulty finding enough material to flesh out the main character and the theme of the beauty of orchids. Similarly, Charlie is going through struggles in his own life, too insecure to act upon his feelings for Amelia Kavan.

The movie is rated R and runs 1 hour 54 minutes. There is no admission charge to attend thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Matinee Movie Series to Screen “Gifted” – Sept. 7

September 4, 2017

Marquette – The Matinee Movie Series will offer a screening of “Gifted” on Thursday, September 7 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Frank Adler is a single man raising his niece Mary in a coastal Florida town. He wants nothing more than to provide her with a normal childhood which involves going to public school despite the fact that she is a mathematical prodigy. Frank’s mother, however, has greater ambitions for her granddaughter, and brings Frank to court to sue for custody.

This drama is rated PG-13 and runs 1 hour 41 minutes. Bring your own lunch and enjoy the movie in a dinner theater setting. Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – BYO Dinner Event to Screen “20th Century Women” – Sept. 7

September 4, 2017

Marquette – Film fans are invited to a BYO Dinner movie event for a screening of “20th Century Women” on Thursday, September 7 at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Free-spirited Dorothea struggles to raise her 15-year-old son Jamie in Santa Barbara California during the late 1970s. Sharing her home with other like-minded women to help pay the rent, she recruits their help in forming a bond with her son.

This comedic drama is rated R and runs 1 hour and 59 minutes. There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Family Film and BYO Munchies Event – Sept. 2

August 30, 2017

Maarquette – A Family Film and BYO Munchies event with a screening of Disney’s Live Action “Beauty and the Beast” will be held on Saturday, September 2 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette.

Bring your own lunch or snack. The event is free of charge. For more information, please call 226-4321, 226-4323, or visit www.pwpl.info. Find Peter White Public Library Teen Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Theater – Forest Roberts Theatre Season Premiere Kick-off Party – Aug. 31

August 28, 2017

Marquette – The Season Premiere Party for the Forest Roberts Theatre will be held on Thursday, August 31 at 6 p.m. in the lobby of the Forest Roberts Theatre at Northern Michigan University.

This red-carpet season kickoff featuring Alpha Psi Omega, the First Nighters Club, Forest Roberts Theatre faculty and an ice cream social sponsored by Jilbert’s Dairy, is a free event is designed for students and community members to learn more about the opportunities available at Forest Roberts Theatre.… Read the rest

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