Calendar – Youth – “The Scribblers” Teen Creative Writing Club Meeting – May 31

May 28, 2017

Marquette – “The Scribblers” Teen Creative Writing Club will meet on Wednesday, May 31 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to expand their creative storytelling skills with fun writing prompts and unlimited encouragement.

The event is free of charge. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Story and Craft Hour – May 26

May 23, 2017

Marquette – Story and Craft Hour for ages 4 through 8 will be held on Friday, May 26 from 11 a.m. to noon in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. 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 – Theater – “The Princess and the Pea” at the Vista Theater – May 25-28

May 22, 2017

Negaunee – The musical retelling of the classic children’s tale “The Princess and the Pea,” will be presented Thursday, May 25 through Saturday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m. each evening in the historic Vista Theater in downtown Negaunee. A matinee will be offered on Sunday, May 28 at 2 p.m.

Follow the story of Princess Winnifred and Prince Dauntless. Will the Queen ever let them get together? And what about Sir Harry and Lady Larken? Will they ever wed? Will both couples live happily ever after?

Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for Seniors 62+ and K-12 Students and available at Rare Earth Goods in Ishpeming, Snowbound Books in Marquette, Gitche Gumee Cafe and Records in the Village Shopping Center in Marquette, and at the Historic Vista Theater Box Office/Annex. Tickets are also available online (plus convenience fee) at www.vistatheater.org … Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Gwinn Area Preschool Screening – May 25

May 22, 2017

Gwinn – Gwinn Area Schools will offer preschool screening on Thursday, May 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at K.I. Sawyer Elementary School at K.I. Sawyer.

Preschool screening is for all children who will be 3 or 4 by September 1, 2017. Call 228-6522 to schedule an appointment. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – 2’s and 2’s Story Time – May 23

May 20, 2017

Marquette – 2’s and 3’s Story Time will be offered on Tuesday, May 23 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 23

May 20, 2017

Marquette – LEGO Club will meet on Tuesday, May 23 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 – Youth – Chapter Book Club Meeting – May 22

May 19, 2017

Marquette – Chapter Book Club, for ages 8 to 12, will meet on Monday, May 22 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 Humboldt – May 22

May 19, 2017

Humboldt – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive with the bloodmobile on Monday, May 22 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Humboldt Township Hall in Humboldt.

For an appointment, call Debbi Brooks at 282-3128. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

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