Calendar – Groups – Northern Vegans Picnic Potluck – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Negaunee – Join Northern Vegans for a vegan picnic potluck on Thursday, August 3 at 6 p.m. at Miners’ Park, 800 Mass Street in Negaunee.

Please your own beverage, plates, cups, utensils, and a vegan dish to share. Vegan omits all animal products including: meat, dairy, eggs, and honey. All are welcome, no need to RSVP. Visit Northern Vegans’ Facebook page and northernvegans.com or call 236-1279 for more information.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Negaunee Township Fire/EMS National Night Out Party – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Negaunee – The Negaunee Township Fire/EMS Department will host a National Night Out Party on Thursday, August 3 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Negaunee Township Hall, 42 M-35 in Negaunee Township.

The Valley Med Helicopter will be landing at 7 p.m. on the Little League field. The Marquette County Sheriff’s 131 Rescue Unit will demonstrate the Jaws of Life at 8 p.m. The Smoke House will be open and a fire extinguisher demonstration will also take place. Free blood pressure/blood sugar testing will be offered by medical personnel. There will be food and bounce houses available throughout the evening. … Read the rest

Calendar – Seniors – “Medicare and You” Seminar in Republic – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Republic – Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program will offer a free “Medicare and You” seminar on Thursday, August 3 beginning at 11:30 a.m. at in Riverview Heights Senior Meal Site in Republic.

The seminar is targeted towards folks that will be eligible for Medicare sometime within the next six months. Learn the basics of Medicare, and discuss what folks should be thinking about when making decisions on their Medicare choices. Information about programs that may be available to help pay out-of-pocket Medicare costs will also be discussed.

There is no charge to attend this informational event and a helpful workbook will be provided to each participant. For more information, dial 2-1-1 or visit: www.upcap.org.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Teen Thursday: Build An Awesome Veggie Meal – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Marquette – Teen Thursday: Build An Awesome Veggie Meal will be held on Thursday, August 3 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.

Create delicious fillings from scratch to build your own veggie sandwich wrap and smoothie drink. 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 Fan Club for Grades 2 through 5 – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Marquette – Harry Potter Fan Club for Grades 2 through 5 will meet on Thursday, August 3 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All Muggles in grades 2 through 5 are invited to come talk about the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter. Design and make your own mini-broomstick. The event is free of charge and open to all.

For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Preschool Story Time for Ages 3 to 6 – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Marquette – Preschool Story Time for ages 3 to 6 will be held on Thursday, August 3 from 1 to 2 p.m. at McCarty’s Cove on Lakeshore Boulevard in Marquette.

Come for an afternoon of fun at the beach. There will be stories and have lots of fun beach toys. 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