DocuMonday: “Babies” – May 7

May 4, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– The Peter White Public Library’s DocuMonday is presenting “Babies” in the Business Reference Room this Monday, May 7, at 7:00 p.m.

Take a look at one year in the lives of four babies from around the world:

  • Ponijao from Opuwo, Namibia
  • Baya from Bayanchandmani, Mongolia
  • Mari from Tokyo, Japan
  • Hattie from San Francisco, United States.

This documentary addresses the commonalities all parents share in raising a child while highlighting cultural differences. The film is rated PG and runs for 79 min.

Admission is free. For more info, visit www.pwpl.info or call (906) 226-4318.… Read the rest

Matinee Movie: Loving Vincent – May 2

April 29, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– The Peter White Public Library is showing a matinee movie of “Loving Vincent” in the Business Reference Room, on the top floor of the Library, this Wednesday, May 2, at 12:30 p.m.

As part of the Library’s “Your Mind Matters” series, the matinee of “Loving Vincent” will be shown free to the public! Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all. 

About the Film:

A year after Van Gogh’s death, Armand is asked by his postmaster father to find a recipient for the artist’s final letter to his late brother. In his attempts to deliver the letter and after meeting many of Van Gogh’s acquaintances, Armand becomes caught up in the artist’s tragic life which was marked by anxiety and depression. Featuring the voices of Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, and Robert Gulaczyk, this animated biography is rated PG-13 and runs 94 minutes.… Read the rest

Campus Cinema: “The 15:17 to Paris” – April 28

April 25, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Campus Cinema is screening “The 15:17 to Paris” in 1100 Jamrich Hall this Saturday, April 28 at 9:00 p.m.

Plot Summary: Three Americans discover a terrorist plot aboard a train while in France.

Cost: $2 general admission, Free with NMU ID

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Campus Cinema: Lady Bird – April 28

April 25, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Campus Cinema is screening “Lady Bird” in 1100 Jamrich Hall this Saturday, April 28 at 6:00 p.m.

Plot Summary: In 2002, an artistically inclined seventeen-year-old girl comes of age in Sacramento, California.

Cost: $2 general admission, Free with NMU ID

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Silent Movie: War of the Worlds – April 26

April 23, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– The Peter White  Public Library will be screening a Silent Movie of “War of the Worlds” in the Community Room this Friday, April 26, from 7:00- 9:00 p.m.

Watch this classic 1953 thriller as a silent film with live musical accompaniment by Jeremy Morelock and Denise Owens.

For more information, visit www.pwpl.info

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Gonzo Media Presents: “Repo Man” – April 26

April 23, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Gonzo Media Presents: “Repo Man” in the Art and Design Building Room 165 this Thursday, April 26 at 9:00- 11:00 p.m.

Plot Summary: Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a world of wackiness as a result.

Cost: $1 for Non-Students, Free for Students

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“Wasted!” Documentary Screening/Panel Discussion – April 25

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– In honor of Earth Day, the Marquette Food Co-Op is hosting a Documentary Screening/Panel Discussion of “Wasted!” at the Ore Dock Brewing Co. this Wednesday, April 25 from 6:00- 9:00 p.m.

This event is intended to highlight the issue of food waste and to give attendees an opportunity to learn what local businesses and organizations are doing to address it. Attendees will also learn how to reduce their own carbon footprint and keep waste out of the landfill.

 

  • Before and after the screening, visit/learn about participating businesses and organizations.
  • Velodrome Coffee Company will be serving coffee and Simply Superior Catering & Events/NMU Dining will be offering samples of food items.

This event is free and open to the public! All ages are welcome, but there is some adult language in the film.

Donations are appreciated!

Visit this link for more information: marquettefood.coop/event/wasted-documentary-screeningpanel-discussion/

 

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Gonzo Media Screens “Weekend” – April 19

April 16, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– NMU’s Gonzo Media student organization will host a screening of “Weekend” this Thursday, April 19, at 9:00 p.m. in 165 Art and Design.

“Weekend” tells the story of a married couple on a weekend trip to the countryside to visit the wife’s dying father. The couple intended on securing the inheritance, resorting to murder if necessary. The trip turns into a nightmare of accidents, terrorism and civil war.

The movie is rated R and has a run time of 105 minutes.

Free for NMU students and $1 for the public.

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