Calendar – Youth – Second Thursday Creativity Series “Everything Green” at U.P. Children’s Museum – Mar. 9

March 6, 2017

Marquette – The Second Thursday Creativity Series with the theme of “Everything Green” will be held on Thursday, March 9 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Avenue in Marquette.

Everyone is invited to stop in for a variety of fun, hands-on activities, creative snacks, plus live music. The event is free with paid admission to the museum or museum membership.… Read the rest

Marquette Area Public Schools 2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration

March 6, 2017

Northern Michigan University
Whitman Hall
Corner of Norway and Fair Avenue
March 7 – 11:00 a.m – 7:00 p.m.
March 8 – 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Please bring child’s certified birth certificate, immunization record and proof of residency.
Children do not need to be present to register.
A kindergarten screening appointment for each child will be scheduled at this time.
Kindergarten screenings will be held the first week of May 2017

KINDERGARTEN
For children age 5 before September 1, 2017
If your child is ready for kindergarten and is
5 years old by December 1, 2017 you can
still register for kindergarten provided you
complete a waiver.

Class held five (5) full days per week

JUNIOR KINDERGARTEN
For children age five (5) before December 1,
2017 (a waiver must be completed)
Class held five (5) days per week
District busing is provided

 

 

Laura Shawhan

Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent and Board of Education
Marquette Area Public Schools
1201 West Fair Avenue
Marquette, MI  49855
906-225-4200 (Voice)
906-225-5340 (Fax)
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Calendar – Music – Sparrowtree Concert – Mar. 9

March 6, 2017

Marquette – Enjoy a weeknight concert with Sparrowtree on Thursday, March 9 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Listen and dance to the music of this energetic, fresh, four-piece jam-grass band, featuring Troy Graham on guitar and lead vocals; Sam Graves on mandolin, fiddle, and vocals; Russel Harmon on banjo, and Heather Evans on double bass.

There is no admission charge to the attend the concert thanks to sponsorship by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Dog Night at the Library – Mar. 9

March 6, 2017

Marquette – Dog Night will be offered on Thursday, March 9 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Children’s Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All children are invited to come and read to a dog. Increase your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a friendly, calm dog. The event is free and no registration is required.

For more information, call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – STEAM Program at Peter White Public Library – Mar. 9

March 6, 2017

Marquette – STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Program will be offered on Thursday, March 9 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room or the Marquette Arts and Culture Center on the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.

STEAM for grades K through 5. Kids will be grouped according to grade level. The event is free.

For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest