Calendar – Youth – Junior Teen Advisory Board Palentines Day Party – Feb. 15

February 12, 2017

Marquette – The Junior Teen Advisory Board Palentines Day Party will be held on Wednesday, February 15 from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 5 to 8 are welcome. Valentines day is for love, but Palentines Day is for friendship! Bring a pal and have your picture taken together. Enjoy friendship crafts, games, and refreshments.

The event is free. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook. … Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Yooper Uke Week 2 Concert – Feb. 15

February 12, 2017

Marquette – Warm up in the middle of an Upper Peninsula winter with the pleasant sounds of the ukulele! Yooper Uke Week 2, February 14 through 18, sponsored by Hiawatha Music Co-op and presented by “Michigan’s Ukulele Ambassador” Ben Hassenger.

Warm Up Wednesday, part of Hiawatha’s concert series, will be offered on Wednesday, February 15 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Ore Dock Brewing Company, 114 W. Spring Street in Marquette. Bring your uke! Admission will be $5 at the door for Hiawatha members and $7 for non-members. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Read With Me! Dog Therapy – Feb. 15

February 12, 2017

Ishpeming – Read with Me! Dog Therapy will be offered on Wednesday, February 15 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Carnegie Library in Ishpeming.

Whether your child is just learning to read or is a reading expert, the Read With Me! program is great for all ages! Gunner, a beautiful and friendly Gordon Setter, will be at the library ready to listen to your child practice reading!

For more information, call Kelsey Boldt, Assistant Librarian at 486-4381.… Read the rest

Calendar – Theater – Westwood Skakespeare Young Company to Present “The Tempest” – Feb. 15

February 12, 2017

Ishpeming -The Westwood Shakespeare Young Company will present “The Tempest” on Wednesday, February 15 at 7 p.m. at the all-new Patriot Performing Arts Theatre at Westwood High School.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for students, and $5 per ticket for groups of five or more. Children under 10 will be admitted free. Tickets are available at the theater 45 minutes before showtime. For further information, call 485-1023 or email vanenkevortj@nice.k12.mi.us

Additional performances will be offered on February 23 at 7 p.m. and March 1 at 7 p.m.… Read the rest