Calendar – Youth – Summertime Scribblers Creative Writing Club Meeting – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Marquette – Summertime Scribblers Creative Writing Club will meet on Wednesday, August 2 from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Teen Zone of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to make a personalized cover for a journal and then gather with other writers to fill the pages throughout the summer. Materials will be provided, thanks to funding from Dr. Allyn Roberts in memory of Forest Roberts.

The event is free. For more information, call 226-4321 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Summer GLOW Club Meeting – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Marquette – The Summer GLOW Club will meet on Wednesday, August 2 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 – Food – Community Meal at Messiah Lutheran Church – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Marquette – A free Community Meal will be served on Wednesday, August 2 at 5:30 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street in Marquette.

All are welcome to enjoy food and fellowship. For more information, go to messiahlutheranmqt.org or call 225-1119. … Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Negaunee City Band Concert – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Negaunee – The Negaunee City Band will offer a concert on Wednesday, August 2 at 7:30 p.m. at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street in Negaunee.

The band will play their final concert on August 9. Some seating is available, but attendees may wish to bring their own chairs.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Historic Bus Tour in Marquette – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Marquette – The Marquette Regional History Center will offer a Historic Bus Tour on Wednesday, August 2 at 6 p.m. beginning at the Center on Spring Street in Marquette.

Take an entertaining, narrated journey through Marquette. The tour is commemorating World War I during the centennial of the Great War. The route takes you through the Historic District, down to the waterfront, and through the streets of Marquette. You will learn interesting historical facts about the Queen City of the North as you hear a general history narration throughout the journey from your tour guide. Through colorful characters that hop on the bus to share their stories, you will learn how the people of Marquette were affected by the Great War, and what everyday life was like here one hundred years ago.

Advance purchase of tickets is strongly recommended. Tickets are available by calling 226-3571, visiting marquettehistory.org, or stopping by the Marquette Regional History Center during regular operating hours.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Free Concert at the Gazebo in Rock – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Rock – A free concert will be offered on Wednesday, August 2 at 6:30 p.m. at the Gazebo in downtown Rock.

There will be refreshments and a farmers market. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the music.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Build a Better World With Food – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Marquette – Build a Better World with Food for grades 2 through 5 will be offered on Wednesday August 2 from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Tips for eating healthy and hands on experience making nutritious and delicious food will available. The event is free, but limited to 25 children.

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 – Playing Our Way to a Better World – Aug. 2

July 30, 2017

Marquette – Playing Our Way to a Better World, for ages 0 to 4, will be held on Wednesday, August 2 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette.

Come to the park for fun games, water play and art! There will be separate activities for babies 2 and under. The event is free and open to the public. A loving adult must be present for whole event. Rain day is August 9.

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

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