Calendar – Music – 24th Summer in the Park Concert Series to Feature Drednot – Aug. 29

August 26, 2017

Munising – The 24th Summer “Concert in the Park Series” will feature Drednot on Tuesday, August 29 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Bayshore Park in Munising.

A Farmer’s Market will begin before the concert at 3 p.m. and conclude at 7 p.m. The Cooking Carburys will be making pizza in the Community bread oven, with proceeds going to local non-profit groups.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Community Block Party in Ishpeming – Aug. 27

August 24, 2017

Ishpeming – A Community Block Party will be held on Sunday, August 27 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hope Free Lutheran Church, 795 N. Lake Drive in Ishpeming.

There will be horseback rides, games, a barbecue, food distribution for those in need, and the Christian Motorcycle Association will have an information booth. The event is free and all are welcome.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Boy Scout Camp Hiawatha 50th Anniversary Reunion Dinner – Aug. 26

August 23, 2017

Harris – All former campers, leaders, and staff of Camp Hiawatha and their spouses are invited to a Reunion Dinner on Saturday, August 26 at 6 p.m. at the Island Resort and Casino in Harris.

Come share a meal and your memories of Camp Hiawatha, celebrating its 50th Anniversary. Entertainment will feature the video and pictures produced by the crew at the 50th Anniversary Camporee. The cost for dinner is $30 per person.

For more information, call Michael Metivier at 906-323-4625 or Kevin Corkin at 920-471-9027.… Read the rest

Calendar – Families – Nicole’s Reptile Adventures Program at MooseWood Nature Center – Aug. 23

August 20, 2017

Marquette – “Nicole’s Reptile Adventures,” a summer program series offered by volunteer, Nicole Shane, will feature a program on frogs on Wednesday, August 23 at 10 a.m. at the MooseWood Nature Center at Presque Isle Park in Marquette.

“Hop on in and learn about Michigan’s Frogs.” Shane will share fun facts and information on some of our Michigan frogs through photographs, hands-on learning, crafts and exploration. Recommended ages for the program are 5 to 13 years and families are encouraged to attend this fun-filled program.

Admission is a suggested donation of $5 for adult or $10 for family. Additional program information can be found at www.moosewood.org.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – 24th Summer in the Park Series to Feature Sparrow Tree – Aug. 22

August 19, 2017

Munising – The 24th Summer “Concert in the Park Series” will feature Sparrow Tree on Tuesday, August 22 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Bayshore Park in Munising.

A Farmer’s Market will begin before the concert at 3 p.m. and conclude at 7 p.m. The Cooking Carburys will be making pizza in the Community bread oven, with proceeds going to local non-profit groups.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Solar Eclipse Open House – Aug. 21

August 18, 2017

Marquette – A Solar Eclipse Open House will be held on Monday, August 21 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Community Room and outside the Peter White Public Library.

Special glasses will be provided to view the solar eclipse and there will be many activities. Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets. 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 – Theater – Superior Arts Youth Theatre Preschool and Early Elementary Acting Camp –

August 18, 2017

Marquette – Superior Arts Youth Theatre will offer Preschool and Early Elementary School Acting Camp on Monday, August 21 through Friday, August 25 from 10 a.m. to noon each day in the SAYT’s Audition Room on the 3rd Floor of Graveraet Elementary School in Marquette.

Ages from preschool to 8 years to be introduced to performing arts and expand upon their already growing skill sets. They will be introduced to all aspects of acting, music, and dance through acting games and imagination exercises while working together to put on a final production. A performance will be offered on Friday, August 25 from noon to 1 p.m.

The cost for the camp is $75 per youth. Register online at www.saytheater.org/2017-summer-camps. More information is available by email at saytheater@gmail.com or log on to www.saytheater.org or call 888-785-0512, ext. 1.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Inaugural “Classic Cars on Third Street” – Aug. 19

August 16, 2017

Marquette – The Inaugural “Classic Cars on Third Street” will be held on Saturday, August 19 from noon to 4 p.m. on North Third Street between Hewitt Avenue and Park Street in Marquette.

Enjoy this family friendly event and peruse lovingly restored vehicles from bygone eras, along with souped-up rat rods. The car show will commemorate Jessica Drummond, and all proceeds from this event will benefit the Women’s Center of Marquette County.

For sponsorship or registration information, visit http://downtownmarquette.org/classic-cars-on-third-street.… Read the rest

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