Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Coffee House at Messiah Lutheran Church – Mar. 12

March 9, 2017

Marquette – A Coffee House will be offered on Sunday, March 12 at 11:45 a.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette.

The coffeehouse is a fundraiser for Messiah youth and their upcoming summer trip to Cincinnati. Lunch is
provided and the purchase of desserts and coffee drinks will go towards the fundraiser. Music will be provided by vocalist Kirsten Gustafson and the Magnetic Street Trio.

For more information, call 225-1119.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Redmen Chorale/Symphony Orchestra Fundraiser Concert – Mar. 12

March 9, 2017

Marquette – The Redmen Chorale/Symphony Orchestra will give a concert on Sunday, March 12 at 3 p.m. a the Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette.

This concert will be by free will donation in an effort to raise funds for travel costs to Hawaii. The students will perform at Pearl Harbor, visit the USS Arizona Memorial and have other performances.… Read the rest

Calendar – Food – Gwinn VFW Breakfast Buffet – Mar. 12

March 9, 2017

Gwinn – A Breakfast Buffet will be offered on Sunday, March 12 from 9 a.m. to noon at VFW Post 5670 in Gwinn.

The cost is $8 for adults and $5 for kids under 10. Breakfast includes pancakes, french toast, scrambled eggs, potatoes, biscuits and gravy, bacon and sausage. … Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Town Hall/Public Forum on Redistricting and Gerrymandering – Mar. 12

March 9, 2017

Marquette – Mark Brewer, former Michigan Democratic Party Chair and Electoral Law Specialist, will present at Town Hall/Public Forum on Sunday, March 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Brule-Cadillac Room of the University Center at Northern Michigan University.

Learn more about Redistricting and Gerrymandering and find out how to have a more meaningful voice in selecting your representatives. The event will cover this and other current issues. All are welcome.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – NCLL Woodworking Sessions Registration Deadline – Mar. 12

March 9, 2017

Marquette – The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host six woodworking sessions on Mondays from March 13 through April 17 from 8 a.m. to noon in room 137 of the NMU Jacobetti Complex.

Sam Carey will offer guidance to participants ib appropriate tools and their uses, skills, safety, finishing techniques and more. While instruction and use of the various tools and machinery in the NMU wood shop is included, participants must provide their own plans and materials.

Attendance for the six sessions is $30 for NCLL members and $60 for non-members. Register by March 12 by emailing or by calling 227-2979. For more information, contact Jan Hruska at 225-1871.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Sons of Norway Presentation “Leif Erickson and His Family” – Mar. 12

March 9, 2017

Calumet – Sons of Norway will sponsor a talk “Leif Erickson and His Family” presented by Bernard Alberg, on Sunday, March 12 at 4:30 p.m. at Faith Lutheran in Calumet.

The program will begin at 4:30 pm with a soup served at about 5:15 p.m. Please bring bread, cheese and crackers or dessert to share potluck style. The event is free and open to the Public. For more information, call Lois at 906-337-1340.… Read the rest