Calendar – Films/Documentaries – BYO Dinner Event to Screen “Deadpool” – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Marquette – Film fans are invited to enjoy a bring your own dinner movie event for a screening of the 2016 film “Deadpool” on Thursday, August 3, at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

When former special ops turned mercenary, Wade Wilson, learns he has cancer, he is willing to do anything to be cured. He does not, however, count on Ajax, who while subjecting him to a rogue experiment, not only cures him giving him special healing powers, but also totally disfigures him. Wade wants revenge. Starring Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin and T.J. Miller, this action adventure is rated R for strong violence and language as well as sexual content and graphic nudity. It runs 1 hour and 48 minutes.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library.… Read the rest

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 – Food – Feeding America Food Truck in Ishpeming – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Ishpeming – The Feeding America Truck mobile food pantry will be open on Thursday, August 3 beginning at 10 a.m. at the VFW, 310 Bank Street in Ishpeming

Anyone who needs food is welcome. Please bring a sturdy container, such as a laundry basket, with you. Also, bring someone to carry your food if needed. … 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 – Films/Documentaries – Matinee Movie Series to Screen “Midnight Special” – Aug. 3

July 31, 2017

Marquette – Matinee Movie Series will offer a screening of the 2016 film “Midnight Special” on Thursday, August 3 at 12:30 p.m in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Bring your own lunch and enjoy the movie in a dinner theater setting. Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all. This sci-fi mystery is rated PG-13 and runs 1 hour 52 minutes.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… 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

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