Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Salad Luncheon at Wesley United Methodist Church – May 3

April 30, 2017

Ishpeming – A Salad Luncheon will be offered on Wednesday, May 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wesley United Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock Street in Ishpeming.

The luncheon will include a variety of salads, bars and coffee and tea. The cost for the luncheon is $7. Proceeds will go to missions. … Read the rest

Calendar – Food – Free Community Meal at Messiah Lutheran Church – May 3

April 30, 2017

Marquette – A free Community Meal will be offered on Wednesday, May 3 at 5:30 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette.

All are welcome. The menu will be black bean enchiladas, cheesy chicken enchiladas, corn, coleslaw and cookies. For more information about this or other programs at Messiah, go to messiahlutheranmqt.org or call 225-1119. … Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Gwinn – May 3

April 30, 2017

Gwinn – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive with the bloodmobile on Wednesday, May 3 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the VFW in Gwinn.

For an appointment, call Joyce Styer at 346-7595. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Household Hazardous Waste Collection – May 3

April 30, 2017

Marquette – A Household Hazardous Waste Collection will be held on Wednesday, May 3 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Marquette County Landfill, 600 County Road 480 in Marquette.

This is an event for household hazardous waste such as pesticides, cleaning products, oil paints and stains. N0 latex paint will be accepted. For a list of acceptable materials, go to www.mcswma.com.

Business hazardous waste, will not be accepted at this time. Businesses should call 906-249-4125 to schedule an appointment.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Northern Vegans Casual Dinner – May 3

April 30, 2017

Marquette – Join Northern Vegans for a casual dinner on Wednesday, May 3 at 6 p.m. at Donckers Restaurant, 137 W. Washington Street in Marquette.

Order a vegan dinner off the menu. All are welcome, no RSVP is required. Visit www.northernvegans.com, call 236-1279 or visit the Northern Vegan Facebook page for more information.… Read the rest

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

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