Calendar – Youth – Wonder Babies – Sept. 5

September 2, 2017

Marquette – Wonder Babies will be held Tuesday, September 5 from 10 to 10:40 a.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The event will feature songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0 to 18 months and a loving adult. Older siblings are welcome. Adult social time will be from 10 to 10:15 a.m. and story time begins at 10:15 a.m.

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 – 24th Summer Concert in the Park Series to Feature Gator and the River Boys – Sept. 5

September 2, 2017

Munising – The 24th Summer “Concert in the Park Series” will feature Gator and the River Boys on Tuesday, September 5 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 – Explore Tech: New Solutions to Old Problems – Sept. 5

September 2, 2017

Marquette – Explore Tech: New Solutions to Old Problems: The New Field of Cognitive Medicine will be offered on Tuesday, September 5 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Youth grades 5 and up and adults are invited to this program with Dr. Jeff Nyquist, owner of the local NeuroTrainer. Interested in how Cognitive Neuroscience can help with brain injury, migraines, cognitive decline, insomnia, PTSD and anxiey? Come to this presentation with Dr. Nyquist will address how advances in Cognitive Neuroscience have helped treat these conditions, and will demonstrate some of the technology and equipment used in treatments.

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 – Youth – Story Time for Non-Movers – Sept. 5

September 2, 2017

Marquette – Story Time for Non-Movers will be held on Tuesday, September 5 from 11 a.m. to 11:20 a.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

There will be songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their loving adult. Older siblings are asked NOT to attend. Adult social time and play time will be held after story time.

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

‘Rock the FRT’ Event Seeks Band Auditions

September 2, 2017

Marquette, Michigan – ‘Rock the FRT’ Event Seeks Band Auditions

Northern Michigan University’s Forest Roberts Theatre is hosting auditions for “Rock the FRT,” a battle of the bands event that celebrates local music. To audition, send a video or audio track to Technical Director David Pierce at davpierc@nmu.edu by Friday, Sept. 8.

About six selected bands will compete for a cash prize and the local title. The musical battle will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at Forest Roberts Theatre.

“Rock the FRT” will feature entertainment designs by NMU theater students.

Full story can be found at: http://www.nmu.edu/communicationsandmarketing/news-releases?articleID=174394Read the rest