Calendar – Music – Bluesday Tuesday Jam Session – May 30

May 27, 2017

Marquette – A Bluesday Tuesday Jam Session will be held on Tuesday, May 30 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Bring your voice, guitar, harmonica, bass, trombone, trumpet, saxophone or whatever you play to jam along with other blues musicians. Learn something new or brush up on your blues style! All are welcome, including listeners!

There is no admission charge to attend this event which is co-sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. Call 226-4318 or visit for more information.… Read the rest

Calendar – Elder Care – Creating Confident Caregivers Workshop Begins in Houghton – May 30

May 27, 2017

Houghton – “Creating Confident Caregivers” workshops will start on Tuesday, May 30 from 2 to 4 p.m. in Houghton.

Creating Confident Caregivers is a program in select regions of Michigan, for family caregivers of persons with dementia and/or memory loss. Creating Confident Caregivers is a six-session workshop led by trained dementia care specialists. This university tested program provides participants with information, skills and attitudes to manage stress and increase their effectiveness as a Caregiver.

This is a six week workshop which meets once each week on Tuesdays. If you are interested in participating in this workshop, Marja at (906) 370-7789, UPCAP at 1-800-338-7227, dial 2-1-1 or visit .… Read the rest