Calendar – Music – An Evening With Peter Yarrow in Curtis – July 1

June 28, 2017

Curtis – An Evening with Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary fame, will be held on Saturday, July 1 at 7 p.m. at the Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis.

Admission tickets $35, “Meet and Greet” VIP tickets $50. Meet Peter before the show, ticket includes VIP seating for the concert and a CD. Doors open for VIP ticket holders at 5:45 p.m. VIP tickets limited. General admission seating will begin at 6:30 p.m.

For more information, go to www.ericksoncenter.org.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – 38th Annual Negaunee Pioneer Days – June 30-July 8

June 28, 2017

Negaunee – The Negaunee Irontown Association will sponsor the 2017 Pioneer Days Celebration from Friday, June 30 through Saturday, July 8 at various locations in Negaunee.

This is the 38th year of Pioneer Days being held in Negaunee. Activities offered during this week long event include Alumni Softball games at LaCombe Field, church activities, a Downtown Iron Street Market, a children’s bike parade and Elks children’s fun day at the Negaunee Ice Arena, Fraternal Organization activities, NHS Reunions, a car cruise, fireman’s tournament, along with a variety of programs at the Negaunee Senior Center, the Negaunee Historical Society, Negaunee Library and the Historic Vista Theater.

The Grand Finale on Saturday, July 8 offers our community and visitors a parade on Iron Street, a Community Picnic at Teal Lake, with the Spectacular fireworks display over Teal Lake at dusk.

For a complete list of activities, go to www.negauneeirontown.org or find the Negaunee Irontown Association Facebook page.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – Lumberjack Days/ Independence Day Celebration in Baraga – July 1-2

June 28, 2017

Baraga – An Independence Day celebration will take place in Baraga on Saturday, July 1 with Lumberjack days, and on Sunday, July 2 with a parade at 3:30 p.m. and fireworks at dusk over Keweenaw Bay.

Lumberjack Days will feature fun runs, food, music and a street dance. There will also be many activities for the kids. For more information, go to www.baragalumberjackdays.com.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – 1st Annual Superior Arts Youth Theater “Superheroes on the Run” Fun Run – July 1

June 28, 2017

Marquette – Join Superior Arts Youth Theater for the 1st Annual “Superheroes on the Run” fun run on Saturday, July 1 beginning with registration at 8 a.m. at Lakeview Arena in Marquette.

There will be a 5K, 10K, and a 1 Mile Kids Run. Runners will start at Lakeview Arena and follow the bike path towards Presque Isle until the designated turn-around checkpoint and finish the race at the Lakeview Arena start/finish line. Super Hero apparel encouraged, but not required!

Registration includes a t-shirt and swag bag. Pre-register to guarantee a race day t-shirt. If registering the day of the race, you will still be able to order a shirt for a later pick-up date. Registration for the 5K and 10K is $30 and $15 for the 1 Mile. Register online at: https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Marquett /SuperheroesontheRun. Proceeds will benefit the Superior Arts Youth Theater.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Family Films and BYO Munchies Event – July 1

June 28, 2017

Marquette – A Family Films and BYO Munchies event will be held with a screening of Disney’s “Moana” on Saturday, July 1 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Come enjoy this free, family-friendly film and bring your own refreshments to enjoy. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar- Music – Lake Effect Quintet: A Jazzy Good Time Children’s Concert – July 1

June 28, 2017

Marquette – Lake Effect Quintet: A Jazzy Good Time Children’s Concert will be offered on Saturday, July 1 from 11 a.m. to noon in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

This free concert will feature an innovative array of modern music and some “unusual” instrumentation. All ages can come join the excitement.

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 – Saturday Book Babies – July 1

June 28, 2017

Marquette – Saturday Book Babies will be held on Saturday, July 1 from 10:30 to 10:50 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0 to 24 months and stay for a playtime afterwards. 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