Calendar – Youth – LEGO Club Meeting – Sept. 29

August 29, 2017

Marquette – LEGO Club will meet on Friday, September 29 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

LEGO Club is for ages 5 and up. Listen to stories and work with others to build Lego projects. LEGOs are provided and the event is free.

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

Calendar – Music – 14th Annual Marquette Area Blues Festival – Sept. 1-3

August 29, 2017

Marquette – The 14th Annual Marquette Area Blues Festival will be held Friday, September 1 through Sunday, September 3 at Mattson Lower Harbor Park in Marquette.

The festival will kick off with a free concert on Friday night with Tweed Funk at 6 p.m. and Erin Jaimes and Dylan Bishop at 8 p.m.

Saturday, a ticketed event, will feature Tyler Detloff at 1 p.m., Fast Eddie’s Blues Trust at 2:30 p.m., Felix Reyes and Paul Linden at 4 p.m., Marquise Knox at 6 p.m. and Thornetta Davis at 8 p.m.

Sunday, a ticketed event, will feature The Occasions at 1 p.m., Mid-Nite Storm at 2:30 p.m., Josh Hoyer and Soul Colossal at 4 p.m., Shawn Holt and the Teardrops at 6 p.m., and Toronzo at 8 p.m.

In addition to great Blues music throughout the weekend, there will be a wide array of delicious foods, arts and crafts, interactive artist workshops, blues merchandise, and a fully stocked beverage tent with a great selection of local craft brews, imported and domestic favorites as well as a selection of wines.… Read the rest