Calendar – Community- Boy Scout Camp Hiawatha Tour – Aug. 4

August 1, 2017

Munising – Boy Scout Camp Hiawatha’s 50 Year Anniversary Celebration will offer a tour of the camp on Friday, August 4 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The camp is at E6350 Doe Lake Road, Munising.

Tours are free, but you must sign in when you get to the camp. Lunch with the camp staff will be offered at noon for $6 and supper with the whole camp will be offered at 5:54 p.m. for $7. … Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Speed the Light Rock-N-Run – Aug. 4

August 1, 2017

Ishpeming – Speed the Light Rock-N-Run will be held on Friday, August 4 beginning with registration at 5:30 p.m. at the NORTHIRON Church parking lot on US 41 in Ishpeming. The race begins at 7 p.m.

This is a family friendly event for all ages. The race starts from the parking lot in a party zone. Along the route there will be more party zones with music pumping from a different decade going back to the 50s. Once you make it to the aid station you can pick up some water and head back to the future! The finish will be one big
party with a light show and music.

This is a fundraiser geared toward raising money for Speed the Light, a missions organization that provides vehicles to get children out of the sex trade and drilling wells for fresh water in 3rd world countries among many other things.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Percussive Attack Camp Concert – Aug. 4

August 1, 2017

Marquette – Percussive Attack Camp will wrap up a week-long study of music at Northern Michigan University with a free public concert on Friday, August 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall on the NMU campus.

Students from middle school age through adults will perform on marimbas, xylophones, bongos, timpani, cymbals, triangles, garbage cans and other percussion instruments.

Percussive Attack Camp (PAC) is under the direction of Carrie Biolo, with the assistance and support of the NMU Department of Music. For more information, visit or call 227-2563. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Pool Noodle Friday – Aug. 4

August 1, 2017

Marquette – Pool Noodle Friday will be held on Friday, August 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Children’s Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Come use your creativity to build giant structures out of pool noodles. It’s like using Lincoln Logs, only larger! For more information, call 226-4320, visit or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest