Calendar – Families – Explore Tech: Family Engineering Challenge: Design a Park and Wind Turbines Program – Sept. 13

September 10, 2017

Marquette – Explore Tech: Family Engineering Challenge: Design a Park and Wind Turbines will be held on Wednesday, September 13 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Youth Services Area of the Peter White Public Library.

Families with youth kindergarten through 8th grade are invited to this Engineering Challenge! Teams will work with Professional Civil Engineer Mikael Kilpela to build wind turbines a design the best park that you can. Parents are encouraged to participate, especially with children K through 5. Grades 6 through 8 will work separate of the younger grades.

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 – Health – Blood Drive in Manistique – Sept. 13

September 10, 2017

Manistique – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive on Wednesday, September 13 from 1 to 5:15 p.m. at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique.

For an appointment, call Lila Panek at 341-6447. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Little Bookworms for 5’s and 6’s – Sept. 13

September 10, 2017

Marquette – Little Bookworms for 5’s and 6’s will be offered on Wednesday, September 13 from 11 a.m. to noon in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

There will be stories, songs, school-readiness art, and pre-literacy skills for children ages 5 to 6. 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 – Junior Teen Advisory Board Meeting at PWPL – Sept. 13

September 10, 2017

Marquette – The Junior Teen Advisory Board will meet on Wednesday, September 13 from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 5 to 8 are welcome. Plan events for people your age, play games, talk about books, and get volunteer experience. Come to the meeting and help plan the Harry Potter Live Clue evening. Snacks will be served.

The event is free of charge. For more information, call 226-4321, 226-4323, or visit www.pwpl.info. Find Peter White Public Library Teen Services on Facebook. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Story Time for 1’s and 2’s – Sept. 13, 14

September 10, 2017

Marquette – Story Time for 1’s and 2″s will be held Wednesday, September 13 and Thursday, September 14 at 10:15 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

There will be interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities for ages 18 months to 35 months, with a loving adult. The event is free.

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

Calendar – Faith – Marquette Interfaith Forum Presentation on Islam – Sept. 13

September 10, 2017

Marquette – The Marquette Interfaith Forum invites the public to a series of talks centered on several of the world’s religions, offering a presentation with an exploration on Islam on Wednesday, September 13 at 7 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The purpose is to increase awareness and appreciation for individual faiths and the common ground among all of the world’s major religions. Future presentations will take place on the second Wednesday of each month through October at the same time and location.… Read the rest