Calendar – Food – Mobile Food Pantry at Negaunee High School – May 16

May 13, 2017

Negaunee – A Mobile Food Pantry will be available for those in need of food on Tuesday, May 16 beginning with check-in at 4 p.m. at Negaunee High School.

There will be fresh produce, dairy and baked goods. Please bring your own boxes and bags, if possible. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth -2’s and 3’s Story Time – May 16, 18

May 13, 2017

Marquette – 2’s and 3’s Story Time will be offered on Tuesday, May 16 and Thursday, May 18 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 16

May 13, 2017

Marquette – LEGO Club will meet on Tuesday, May 16 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 – Blood Drive in L’Anse – May 16

May 13, 2017

L’Anse – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive with the bloodmobile on Tuesday, May 16 from 2 to 6 p.m. at Baraga County Memorial Hospital in L’Anse.

For an appointment, call Polly Manning at 524-3322. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Your Mind Matters: The Cost of Addiction –Treatment Approaches – May 16

May 13, 2017

Marquette – Your Mind Matters: the Cost of Addiction–Treatment Approaches will host a substance abuse panel on Tuesday, May 16 at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

This event will feature an interdisciplinary community panel that will present what opiate addiction costs our community as a whole, the families who reside here and individuals with addictions. Topic areas will encompass the variety of approaches to treating opioid addiction from a myriad of perspectives: treating women with families, treating youth, treating with medication assistance and traditional treatment. The evening will begin with a short meet and greet, followed by the panel discussion, and ending with a question and answer session.

There is no admission charge. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Storm Spotter Training in Houghton – May 16

May 13, 2017

Houghton – The National Weather Service will offer Storm Spotter Training on Tuesday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the ADTC Building on the campus of Michigan Tech in Houghton.

The presentation is a great way for residents to be significantly involved in the weather warning process by relaying important, potentially lifesaving, weather information to the National Weather Service during times of active weather. The presentation is free and open to all. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Matinee Movie Series to Screen “La La Land” – May 16

May 13, 2017

Marquette – Matinee Movie Series will offer a screening of “La La Land” on Tuesday, May 16 at 12:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

In this 2016 movie, the love affair of a young actress and a jazz pianist is threatened by their rising success. Starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, this musical comedy is rated PG-13 and runs 2 hours 8 minutes. Bring your own lunch and enjoy the movie in a dinner theater setting. Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all.

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

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – WWI Remembered Film “Sergeant York” Screening – May 16

May 13, 2017

Marquette – A BYO Dinner Theater/WWI Remembered Film event with a screening of “Sergeant York” will be held on Tuesday, May 16 at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Starring Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan and Joan Leslie, this biographical WWI drama shows how a self-proclaimed pacifist becomes a war hero. This 1941 classic is not rated and runs 2 hours 14 minutes. Attendees may bring their own meal to enjoy the film in a dinner theater setting.

“World War I Remembered” is a community commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the U.P.’s involvement in World War I and is made possible in part by a grant from the Michigan Humanities Council, an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. There is no admission charge thanks to this sponsorship as well as sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library.… Read the rest