Calendar – Groups – Tasty Reads Book Group to Meet – May 2

April 29, 2017

Marquette – Tasty Reads, a book group for readers who like to cook, will focus on American Pie: Slices of Life and Pie from America’s Back Roads by Pascale le Draoulec on Tuesday, May 2 at noon in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Traveling across the country in her Volvo named Betty, Pascale searches for the perfect slice of pie and addresses the question: “Does pie still have a place in our fast-food nation?” Share your thoughts about the book and a recipe inspired by it.

For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4303.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – 2’s and 3’s Story Time – May 2, 4

April 29, 2017

Marquette – 2’s and 3’s Story Time will be offered on Tuesday, May 2 and Thursday, May 4 from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Children ages 2 and 3 will enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and activities. 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

Calendar – Youth – LEGO Club Meeting – May 2

April 29, 2017

Marquette – LEGO Club will meet on Tuesday, May 2 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

LEGO Club is for ages 5 and up. Listen to stories and work with others to build Lego projects. LEGOs are provided and 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

Calendar – Health – Diabetes PATH Workshop Begins in Gwinn – May 2

April 29, 2017

Gwinn – The Diabetes PATH (Personal Action Towards Health) workshop, a six week class, will meet on Tuesdays beginning on May 2 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the K.I. Sawyer Community Center.

The workshop helps people living with daily challenges of diabetes, learn skills and tools needed to improve their health and manage their symptoms. Subjects covered include: symptoms of diabetes, stress, managing fatigue and emotional problems, exercise, healthy eating, medications, and working with health care providers.

Pre registration is required: family and caregivers are welcome. There is no cost to attend. Please call 1-800-338-7227 or dial 2-1-1 to register. For more information, or to register online visit www.upcap.org. This program is brought to you by UPCAP and Upper Great Lake Family Health Center. … Read the rest

University Exam Study-Special Hours! To run throughout April at Peter White Public Library – 4/30/17

April 29, 2017

Marquette, MIApril 29, 2017 – The Peter White Public Library is offering special study hours for all students enrolled in university during finals week starting Sunday, April 30th from 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Students must present a valid school ID for entry or be able to sign into your student account. Free coffee and snacks available while they last! Printing available ($0.15 b/w, $0.75 color). Quiet study on the 1st floor, silent study on the 2nd floor. Please use parking lot entrance. There is no cost. For more information, please call 225-9510, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library on Facebook.… Read the rest