Calendar – Community – Free Clothing Drive – Nov. 7

October 31, 2009

South Range – A Free Clothing Drive will be held on Saturday, November 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in South Range. There will be clothing from infants to adults of all sizes, including winter clothing and coats for all ages.

Calendar – Fun – Living With Cancer Pool Party – Nov. 7

October 31, 2009

Munising – The Alger Cancer Support Fund will sponsor a Living With Cancer pool party and social on Saturday, November 7 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Comfort Inn and Shooters Lounge in Munising. Refreshments will be served. The event will honor families in Alger County who are living with cancer. For more information, […]

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Benefit Chili Dinner and Dance – Nov. 7

October 31, 2009

Traunik – A benefit chili dinner and dance for Damien Miron will be held on Saturday, November 7 from 4:30 to 11 p.m. at the Traunik Slovenian Club. Admission is $5 for the dinner only, $8 for dinner and dance. Included will be door prizes, a silent auction and a raffle. Damien, infant son of […]

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – ‘W’alk the Doors Open – Nov. 7

October 31, 2009

K.I. Sawyer – ‘W’alk the Doors Open, a walk to raise money to reopen the “W” at Sawyer, will be held on Saturday, November 7 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at The “W” at Sawyer. There is a $10 participation fee. Walkers can increase their donation by collecting pledges in support their participation. Prizes will […]

Calendar – Food – Fall Tea and Bake Sale – Nov. 6

October 30, 2009

Ishpeming – The Women of the United Evangelical Covenant Church will host a Fall Tea and Bake Sale on Saturday, November 6 from noon to 2 p.m. at 1001 N. 2nd Street in Ishpeming.

Calendar – Art – Guest Lecturer at DeVos Art Museum – Nov. 6

October 30, 2009

Marquette – In conjunction with “Highlights from the Permanent Collection, on view at the DeVos Art Museum at Northern Michigan University through December 12, Dr. Mitautoshi Oba will give a lecture about Japanese modern prints on Friday, November 6 from 2 to 3 p.m. at the museum. Dr. Oba is Assistant Professor in the School […]

My Brother Nikhil Film Showing Nov.4

October 30, 2009

Marquette – Documentary filmmaker Dhar Anirban Onir will screen his 2005 film, “My Brother Nikhil,” on Wednesday, November 4 at 5 p.m. in Mead Auditorium in the West Science Building at Northern Michigan University. Following the film Onir will lead a discussion about being a socially engaged filmmaker in Bollywood. “My Brother Nikhil” is 1989 […]

African American Pioneers Presentation Nov. 4

October 30, 2009

Marquette – Author Valerie Bradley-Holliday will speak on African-descended pioneers in the Upper Peninsula on Wednesday, November 4 at 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library in Marquette. Bradley-Holliday is the author of “Northern Roots,” a history of African American settlers and how they survived by working in lumber, mining, […]

Westwood High School Stadium Show Nov. 3

October 30, 2009

Ishpeming – The Westwood High School Band will present a stadium show on Tuesday, November 3 at 7 p.m. in the Westwood High School gym. The concert will feature music from the Jackson 5, percussion cadences, as well as the band's favorites from past pep seasons. A $3 donation will be collected at the door.

Candy Collection Nov. 1

October 30, 2009

Marquette – Brett Goymerac, DDS, will pay trick-or-treaters $1 per pound for excess Halloween candy. Candy will be collected on Sunday, November 1 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Washington Dental, 760 W. Washington Street, Marquette. The candy must be unopened, and children must be accompanied by an adult.

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