Calendar – Faith – Vacation Bible School “Passport to Peru: Discovering God’s Good Gifts” – July 10-14

July 7, 2017

Marquette – Vacation Bible School “Passport to Peru: Discovering God’s Good Gifts” will be offered Monday, July 10 through Friday, July 14 from 9 a.m. to noon each day at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette. Check-in time is 8:45 a.m.

Through this immersion into the vibrant culture of Peru, participants will discover God’s good gifts for us all.
To register online, go to http://www.myvbs.org/messiahlutheranmqt/ or call the church office at 225-1119 for more information.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Computer Coaching: Download E-Books and Audio Books” – July 10

July 7, 2017

Marquette – Computer Coaching “Download E-Books and Audio Books” will be held on Monday, July 10 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 – Music – Weeknight Concert with Mulebone – July 10

July 7, 2017

Marquette – Enjoy a weeknight concert with Mulebone on Monday, July 10 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Mulebone is a partnership comprised of multi-instrumentalist John Ragusa and roots music specialist Hugh Pool. The launching pad for their musical expression is traditional blues.

There is no admission charge to the attend the concert thanks to sponsorship by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318. … Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Horsens Music School Big Jazz Band Concerts in Curtis – July 10-11

July 7, 2017

Curtis – The Horsens Music School Big Jazz Band, part of the Blue Lake International Exchange Program, will offer a jazz performance on Monday, July 10 at 7 p.m. in the Erickson Center for the Art Band Shell in Curtis. A second special performance will be held Tuesday, July 11 at 7 p.m. at Chamberlin’s Ole Forest Inn in Curtis.

These concerts are free, but donations are always appreciated. In case of inclement weather, the performance at the Erickson Center will be moved in to the Performance Level of the Arts Center. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Book Babies – July 10, 12

July 7, 2017

Marquette – Book Babies, for ages 0 to 24 months, will be offered on Monday, July 10 and Wednesday, July 12 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 – Groups – Grief Group Meetings Begin – July 10

July 7, 2017

Marquette – A grief group will meet for 8 weeks on Monday evenings beginning on July 10 and ending on August 28 at 7 p.m. each evening at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette.

Whether your grief is fresh or continues after years of struggle, whether you grieve the loss of a parent, spouse, sibling, friend or child, you are invited. Participants will use the book “Understanding Your Grief” by Allen Wohlfeldt as a guide. Each person will be respected as an intellectual, emotional, physical, and spiritual
whole. The goal is not to “resolve” the pain of grief or to bring “closure” to a loss, but rather to facilitate each person’s journey with grief, so as to experience healing and a renewed sense of joy and purpose in life.
The group will be led by Beth Wendricks and Pastor Dave Van Kley.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Mindful Monday – July 10

July 7, 2017

Marquette – Mindful Monday will be offered on Monday, July 10 from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Mindful Monday is a time for kids 6 and up to enjoy story time and explore mindful activities like yoga, breathing exercises, crafts, and more!

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

Calendar – Theater – Superior Arts Youth Theatre Preschool and Early Elementary Acting Camp – July 10-14

July 7, 2017

Marquette – Superior Arts Youth Theatre will offer Preschool and Early Elementary School Acting Camp on Monday, July 10 through Friday, July 14 from 10 a.m. to noon each day in the SAYT’s Audition Room on the 3rd Floor of Graveraet Elementary School in Marquette.

Ages from preschool to 8 years to be introduced to performing arts and expand upon their already growing skill sets. They will be introduced to all aspects of acting, music, and dance through acting games and imagination exercises while working together to put on a final production. A performance will be offered on Friday, July 14 from noon to 1 p.m.

The cost for the camp is $75 per youth. Register online at www.saytheater.org/2017-summer-camps. More information is available by email at saytheater@gmail.com or log on to www.saytheater.org or call 888-785-0512, ext. 1.… Read the rest

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