Calendar – Health – Know the 10 Warning Signs Lunch and Learn Workshop in Republic – June 15

June 12, 2017

Republic – A Know the 10 Warning Signs Lunch and Learn Workshop will be offered on Thursday, June 15 at noon at Riverview Heights Apartments, 174 Willow Drive in Republic.

The workshop will be providing the facts on Alzheimer’s, why early detection matters and how to plan for the future. Call 228-6566 to reserve a meal prior to 9 a.m. on the day of the event.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – STEAM Program at PWPL – June 15

June 12, 2017

Marquette – STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Program will be offered on Thursday, June 15 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

STEAM for grades K through 5. Kids will be grouped according to grade level. 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 – Teen Thursday: Build Bold – June 15

June 12, 2017

Marquette – Teen Thursday: Build Bold will be offered on Thursday, June 15 from 2 to 4 p.m in the Marquette Arts and Culture Center Workshop #3 on the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.

Come build a cool wall sculpture out of foam insulation, with help from high school art teacher/artist Joy Bender-Hadley. Students in 5th grade and up are invited and the event is free of charge.

For more information, call 226-4321, 226-4323, or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Escanaba – June 15

June 12, 2017

Escanaba – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive with the bloodmobile on Thursday June 15 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Riverside Auto-Ford in Escanaba.

For an appointment, call Carol Webber at 786-1600. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Story and Craft Hour – June 15

June 12, 2017

Marquette – Story and Craft Hour for ages 4 through 6 will be held on Thursday, June 15 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Community Room 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 – Groups – NAMI Support Group Meeting – June 15

June 12, 2017

Marquette – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette support group will meet on Thursday, June 15 at 7 p.m. in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette.

NAMI offers confidential support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. For more information call 360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Dog Night at the Library – June 15

June 12, 2017

Marquette – Dog Night will be offered on Thursday, June 15 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Children’s Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All children are invited to come and read to a dog. Increase your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a friendly, calm dog. The event is free and no registration is required.

For more information, call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Computer Deconstruction Class in Ishpeming – June 15

June 12, 2017

Ishpeming – Computer Deconstruction will be offered on Thursday, June 15 at 1 p.m. at the Carnegie Public Library in Ishpeming.

Join Jean Montgomery from the Superiorland Library Cooperative to take computers apart and see how they tick! The class is limited to the first 10 registrants and is for ages 10+. To register, call Jessica Shirtz at 486-4381.… Read the rest