Calendar – Education – Computer Coaching: Download E-Books and Audio Books” – June 5

June 2, 2017

Marquette – Computer Coaching “Download E-books and Audio Books” will be held on Monday, June 5 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 – Films/Documentaries – DocuMonday to Screen “The Eagle Huntress” – June 5

June 2, 2017

Marquette – DocuMonday will offer a screening of the 2016 documentary “The Eagle Huntress” on Monday, June 5 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Set on the Mongolian steppes, the documentary tells the story of how 13 year-old Aisholpan trains to become the first female in 12 generations to become an eagle huntress. While capturing her personal journey, this coming of age story also addresses issues of gender, nature, and modernity. Rated G, the film runs 1 hour 27 minutes.

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 – Youth – Book Babies – June 5, 7

June 2, 2017

Marquette – Book Babies, for ages 0 to 24 months, will be offered on Monday, June 5 and Wednesday, June 7 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 – Lake Superior Theatre Annual Light Keeper Special Event Fundraiser – Registration Deadline – June 5

June 2, 2017

Marquette – Lake Superior Theatre will host their annual Light Keeper Special Event Fundraiser on Wednesday, June 7 beginning at 5 p.m. at the home of Tom and Sue LeGalley, 1 Marquette Drive in Marquette.

The salute to the season will have attendees envisioning themselves on the set of “Grease” or at Truvy’s hair salon while they go back to the fabulous fifties. With beverages, including milkshakes, a scrumptious supper provided by LST board members Reatha Tweedie and Rita Hodgins, and sneak preview of the 2017 season, this is the the spring event you don’t want to miss!

The mission of Lake Superior Theater Inc. is to provide our community the opportunity to experience live performances with an emphasis on historical musical dramas. In its 19th season Lake Superior Theatre will be presenting “Grease”, “Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr.”, “Steel Magnolias”, and “Superior Cabaret”.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Summertime Scribblers Creative Writing Club Meeting – July 5

June 2, 2017

Marquette – Summertime Scribblers Creative Writing Club will meet on Wednesday, July 5 from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Teen Zone of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to make a personalized cover for a journal and then gather with other writers to fill the pages throughout the summer. Materials will be provided, thanks to funding from Dr. Allyn Roberts in memory of Forest Roberts.

The event is free. For more information, call 226-4321 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest