Calendar – Community – Eagle Mine Community Forum in Champion – May 15

May 12, 2017

Champion – Eagle Mine will conduct a Community Forum on Monday, May 15 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Humboldt Township Hall in Champion.

Come for an engaging and conversational get-together with an update on the Eagle Mine operations and let them know what’s on your mind. The forum is designed as a two-way dialog between Eagle and the community. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions about the operations and activities.

Food and refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 906-273-1550 or email info-eagle@lundinmining.com. … Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Computer Coaching “Download E-Books and Audio Books” – May 15

May 12, 2017

Marquette – Computer Coaching “Download E-books and Audio Books” will be held on Monday, May 15 from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Computer Lab at Peter White Public Library.

Learn how to use the OverDrive app to connect to the library’s audio book or E-book collections with your E-reader or phone. Please bring personal electronic devices with you.

For more information, call the PWPL Reference Desk at 226-4312.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Chapter Book Club Meeting – May 15

May 12, 2017

Marquette – Chapter Book Club, for ages 8 to 12, will meet on Monday, May 15 from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Listen to a chapter a week, illustrate that chapter, and then create your own book of illustrations. This month will feature “Fantastic Mr. Fox” by Roald Dahl.

The event is free. Chapter Book Club meets every Monday. For more information, call 226-4320 or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Munising – May 15

May 12, 2017

Munising – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive on Monday May 15 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Tendercare Health Center and Nursing Center in Munising.

For an appointment, call Lisa Walker at 387-2273. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Book Babies – May 15, 17

May 12, 2017

Marquette – Book Babies, for ages 0 to 24 months, will be offered on Monday, May 15 and Wednesday, May 17 from 10:30 to 10:50 a.m. each day in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and finger plays, then stay for a playtime afterwards. The events are 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 – Benefits/Fundraisers – Walk the Earth Fundraiser for Joshua Brown – May 15

May 12, 2017

Marquette – A Walk The Earth fundraiser supporting Joshua Brown will be held on Monday, May 15 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Ore Dock Brewing Company in downtown Marquette.

Joshua suffered a spinal cord injury several years ago, and has been working to improve his physical function and independence. This will be a great evening of live music, food, and fun while supporting Joshua Brown in his fundraising goals to attend Project Walk, an activity-based recovery center located in San Diego California.

A short film by Corey Kelly describing parts of Joshua’s story will be shown, followed by live music with Michael Waite, Kerry Yost, Dylan Trost, Nikah Hatfield, and Log Jam. There will also be a silent auction with great prizes, plus food table featuring vegan and gluten-free options.… Read the rest