Calendar – Youth – Children’s Day at Marquette Maritime Museum – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Marquette – In celebration of Maritime Month, a Children’s Day will be offered on Saturday, August 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marquette Maritime Musuem, 300 Lakeshore Boulevard in Marquette.

Children will be admitted free when accompanied by a guardian. The event will feature crafts and maritime activities.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Berry Bash in Big Bay – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Big Bay – A Berry Bash will be held on Saturday, August 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church in Big Bay.

The event will feature a bake sale, rummage sale and lunch, put on by the Ladies Guild. Proceeds will go to church projects. … Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – The Tamuritzans at Calumet Theatre – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Calumet – Calumet-Laurium-Keweenaw Rotary Club will present The Tamburitzans on Saturday, August 12 at 7 p.m. at the Calumet Theatre, 340 6th Street in Calumet.

Returning for over 70 years, the Tamburitzans is the longest running annual show at the Calumet Theatre. CLK Rotary sponsors the show to keep this great Copper Country tradition alive and as a fund raiser for its varied projects, including two Vocational College Scholarships for graduating seniors in Calumet and Lake Linden.

For tickets, contact the Calumet Theatre Box Office at 337-2610 Monday through Friday from noon to 5 p.m. or get them from any CLK Rotary member. Tickets are $20 for adults and $9 for students ages 18 and under. Rotarians are offering tickets at $16 for adults. The CLK Rotary extends thanks to the community for supporting this annual show, used as major fund raiser for their scholarship program.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Buzz the Gut Car Show and Parade – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Ishpeming – The Buzz the Gut Car Show and Parade will be held on Saturday, August 12 beginning with the Show and Shine from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Cliffs Shaft Mining Museum in Ishpeming.

A parade through Ishpeming and Negaunee starts at 7 p.m. followed by a dance at the Ishpeming Elks immediately after the cruise.

The event is free and open to the public.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Saturday Book Babies – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Marquette – Saturday Book Babies will be held on Saturday, August 12 from 10:30 to 10:50 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0 to 24 months and stay for a playtime afterwards. 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 – Sports – Ore to Shore Epic Bike Race – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Marquette/Negaunee – U.P. Health System will host the annual Ore to Shore Epic Bike Race on Saturday, August 12 beginning in Marquette and Negaunee.

The event will feature the 10 mile Shore Rock, 28 mile Soft Rock, 48 mile Hard Rock, 4 mile Junior Rock, 1 mile Little Rock, 1/2 mile Littlest Rock.

Registration information and events schedules are available online at www.oretoshore.com.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Lac La Belle Volunteer Fire Department’s 5th Annual Fish Boil – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Lac La Belle – Lac La Belle Volunteer Fire Department’s 5th Annual Fish Boil will be held on Saturday, August 12 from noon to 6 p.m. at Lac La Belle Fire Hall, 11819 Superior Street in Lac La Belle.

Tickets are $12 for adults and free for children under 8. Proceeds will support the Tanker Truck Replacement Fund.… Read the rest

City of Negaunee Regular Agenda for Meeting – August 10th

August 9, 2017

AGENDA CITY OF NEGAUNEE
REGULAR MEETING
THURSDAY AUGUST 10 @ 7:00 P.M.
NEGAUNEE SENIOR CENTER
410 Jackson St.
Negaunee MI., Tobin Street Entrance, City Hall Telephone (906)-475-7700
1. CALL TO ORDER
2. PLEDGE TO FLAG
3. ROLL CALL
4. APPROVAL OF AGENDA
5. PUBLIC COMMENT (5 min. limit)
6. PUBLIC HEARING
ZONING MAP ORDINANCE AMENDMENT #1266.02 – 829 CROIX STREET CHANGE FROM R-2 TO B-1
7. UNFINISHED BUSINESS
7.1 DISPOSAL OF ASSETS – CUMMINS GENERATOR
8. NEW BUSINESS
8.1 MILLAGE RENEWAL – CAPITAL EQUIPMENT
8.2 MILLAGE RENEWAL – PARKS AND RECREATION
8.3 SEPTEMBER REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING CHANGE OF DATE
8.4 BOILER REPAIRS – FIRE HALL
8.5 WATER TOWER SITE ACCESS PROCEDURE
9. CONSENT AGENDA
9.1 MINUTES – JULY 13, 2017 REGULAR MEETING, JULY 20TH, JULY 25TH, AUGUST 2ND AND AUGUST 3RD SPECIAL MINUTES 9.2 CLAIMS AND ACCOUNTS 9.3 REVENUE/EXPENDITURE REPORTS -TRIAL BALANCES 10.… Read the rest