Calendar – Youth – Dog Night at the Library – July 27

July 24, 2017

Marquette – Dog Night will be offered on Thursday, July 27 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 – Benefits/Fundraisers – 7th Annual Fuzzy Boyak Memorial Golf Tournament – Registration Deadline – July 27

July 24, 2017

Munising – The 7th Annual Fuzzy Boyak Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, July 29 beginning with a shot-gun start at 11 a.m. at the Pictured Rocks Golf Course on County Road H58 in Munising. Dinner, raffles, and prizes will follow the tournament at 5 p.m.

The event is a 4 person scramble with cash prizes to winning teams. Registration is $240 per team. Registration deadline is Thursday, July 27 at the Alger Parks and Recreation Department, 413 Maple Street in Munising. Registration forms are available online at http://bit.ly/FuzzyReg2017.

Event proceeds will benefit the Dennis “Fuzzy” Boyak Fund (which aids many local projects) and the Fuzzy Fitness Center housed within the Alger Parks and Recreation Department. For more information, call 387-5636.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – STEAM Program at Peter White Public Library – July 27

July 24, 2017

Marquette – STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Program will be offered on Thursday, July 27 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 – Preschool Story Time – July 27

July 24, 2017

Marquette – Preschool Story Time for ages 4 to 6 will be offered on Thursday, July 27 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy stories, songs, and crafts. Admission 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 Art in a Tin – July 27

July 24, 2017

Marquette – Teen Thursday: Build Art in a Tin will be held on Thursday, July 27 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.

Build a tiny world inside an Altoids tin, or turn your tin into a work of robot art. Students in 5th grade and up are welcome. Materials will be provided and the event is free of charge. For more information, please call 226-4321, 226-4323, or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Harry Potter Party at Carnegie Library in Ishpeming – July 27

July 24, 2017

Ishpeming – A Harry Potter Party will be held on Thursday, July 27 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Carnegie Public Library in Ishpeming.

The party is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the publication of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows”! There will be trivia, crafts, games, and more.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Marquette Beautification and Restoration Committee’s 24th Annual Garden Tour – July 27

July 24, 2017

Marquette – The Marquette Beautification and Restoration Committee will host their 24th Annual Garden Tour on Thursday, July 27 from 1 to 7 p.m. in Marquette.

The homes on the garden tour are: Marv Zehnder, 425 E. Ohio Street; Richard and Susan Vanderveen, 812 N. Front Street; Earl Senchuk, 207 W. Arch Street; Debby and Dan Dagenais, 856 W. Bluff Street; Carol LaBine, 6408 U.S. 41 South; and the Peter White Public Library’s Children’s Garden and Refreshment Shop, 217 N. Front Street.

Tickets are $10 with children under 12 permitted to tour for free. Tickets are available at Forsberg’s … A New Leaf; Garden Bouquet; FlowerWorks; Lutey’s; Nagelkirk’s; and the Landmark Inn, all in Marquette, and at All Seasons Floral in Ishpeming. They also will be available at the tour sites during the tour hours.

The event will be held rain or shine.… Read the rest

Calendar – Faith – “I Will Call Upon the Lord” Vacation Bible School in Palmer – July 27

July 24, 2017

Palmer – “I Will Call Upon the Lord ” Vacation Bible School will be held on Thursday, July 27 from 11 a.m to 3 p.m. at Community Lutheran Church, 111 Simpson Street in Palmer.

This one day event is for grades K through 5. There will be Bible stories, singing, crafts, games, and lunch.

Register by calling Nancy at 475-6397 or Carol at 249-9497.… Read the rest