Calendar – Youth – Kids Day at Sands Speedway – July 8

July 5, 2017

Sands – Kids Day will be held on Saturday, July 8 from 3 to 8 p.m. at Sands Speedway, off M553 near the fairgrounds in Sands.

There will be many activities including games and giveaways. For more information, go to www.SandsSpeedway.com. … Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Chassell – July 8

July 5, 2017

Chassell – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive with the bloodmobile on Saturday July 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Centennial Park in ChassellE.S.T with the bloodmobile.

No appointments necessary.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Negaunee Pioneer Days Grand Finale – July 8

July 5, 2017

Negaunee – The Grand Finale for the Negaunee Pioneer Days will be held on Saturday, July 8 with a parade at 11:30 a.m. on Iron Street, a Community Picnic beginning at 1 p.m. at Teal Lake, and 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 – Dance – Lost in the 50’s Sock Hop Dance in Curtis – July 8

July 5, 2017

Curtis – A Lost in the 50’s Sock Hop Dance will be held on Saturday, July 8 from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Erickson Center for the Arts in Curtis.

Tickets are $15. Step back in time with us and dance the night away to your favorite music of the 50’s and 60’s from Double Trouble Entertainment! Sock hop/50’s retro attire is absolutely encouraged for both guys and gals, but not required. Enjoy fun contests, a photo booth and more!

Call the ECA office for tickets at 906-586-9974. Remaining tickets will be sold at the door.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Family Films and BYO Munchies Event – July 8

July 5, 2017

Marquette – A Family Films and BYO Munchies event with a screening of “Sing” will be held on Saturday, July 8 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 – Community – League of Women Voters of Delta/Marquette Counties Public Information Meeting – July 8

July 5, 2017

Marquette – The League of Women Voters of Delta/Marquette Counties will host a public information meeting on Saturday, July 8 at 10:15 a.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Learn more about the League, which is a non-partisan, community-minded organization that encourages an informed and active participation of all citizens in their government. League membership is open to all men and women of voting age.

For more information, call Cate at 906-273-1596.… Read the rest

Calendar – Sports – 2017 District 11 All Star Baseball Tournament – July 8-12

July 5, 2017

Ishpeming – The 2017 District 11 All Star Baseball Tournament will be held Saturday, July 8 through Wednesday, July 12 at the Little League Complex in Ishpeming.

Teams from Baraga, Marquette, Penokee Range, Portage, Negaunee and Ishpeming will be competing for the title of “District Champions” and the chance to compete in the state tournament.

The Ishpeming Fire Department will grill up some Cudighi on Saturday and Sunday. Game times are posted at www.ishll.acticesports.com… Read the rest