Calendar – Youth – Summer GLOW Club Meeting – July 5

July 2, 2017

Marquette – The Summer GLOW Club will meet on Wednesday, July 5 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Teen Zone of the Peter White Public Library.

Join a fun social club for LGBTQ individuals and their allies. Bring your own snacks, hang out with friends, and make some new ones! Grades 7 to 12 are welcome and the event is free of charge.

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

Calendar – Music – Negaunee City Band Concert – July 5

July 2, 2017

Negaunee – The Negaunee City Band will offer a concert on Wednesday, July 5 at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street in Negaunee.

The band will play weekly through August 9, with all concerts scheduled for Wednesday evenings. Some seating is available, but attendees may wish to bring their own chairs.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – 24th Concert in the Park Series to Feature Flat Broke Blues – July 5

July 2, 2017

Munising – The 24th Summer “Concert in the Park Series” will feature Flat Broke Blues Band on Wednesday, July 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Bayshore Park in Munising.

A Farmer’s Market will begin before the concert at 3 p.m. and conclude at 7 p.m. The Cooking Carburys will be making pizza in the Community bread oven, with proceeds going to local non-profit groups.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Jeanne Kangas Annual Wine Tasting Party – July 5

July 2, 2017

Negaunee – The Jeanne Kangas Annual Wine Tasting Party will be held on Wednesday, July 5 beginning at 6 p.m. at VFW Post 3165 on Gold Street in Negaunee.

Live music will be provided by “Just the Two of Us.” There will also be door prizes, 50/50 raffles, and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are $12. All proceeds got to the VFW 3165 Auxiliary which in turn helps support veterans programs at both local and national levels. … Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Westend Gearbusters Robotics Club Bottle and Can Drive in Ishpeming – July 5

July 2, 2017

Ishpeming – The Westend Gearbusters High School Robotics Club will conduct a bottle drive on
Wednesday, July 5 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Ishpeming Township Area.

Students will be collecting cans and bottles and all proceeds will be used to help pay the costs of entry
fees for the upcoming FIRST Robotics competition season.… Read the rest

Bear and Elk Application Results Now Available Online

July 2, 2017

Did you apply for a bear or elk hunting license? Drawing results are available online starting today.

bear habitat video thumbnailMay 1 to June 1 was the annual bear and elk application period. A total of 200 elk and 7,140 bear licenses will be awarded to applicants on either a preference point system for bear or a weighted lottery for elk. Hunters who are successful in the elk or bear drawings will have the ability to purchase a 2017 license.

To check your points, see past drawing results and learn about the elk and bear lottery drawing process, visit mi.gov/huntdrawings. Check your success online or call 517-284-WILD.

Successful in the bear drawing and looking for public land habitat information? Check out this video about Michigan’s great bear habitat.… Read the rest