Calendar – Education – Brown Bag Luncheon and Author Presentation in Manistique – Sept. 26

September 23, 2017

Manistique – Schoolcraft Historical Society will host a Brown Bag Lunch and Author Jane Kopecky speaking about her book “Huntspur” on Tuesday, September 26 at noon at Zion Lutheran Church, 435 Oak Street in Manistique.

Bring your bag lunch and coffee and dessert will be provided.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Bluesday Tuesday Concert with BahLuze – Sept. 26

September 23, 2017

Marquette – Bluesday Tuesday will offer a concert with BahLuze on Tuesday, September 26 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

BahLuze consists seasoned local musicians Derrell Syria on lead vocals, Paul Newman on drums, Dave Ziegner on vocals and bass guitar, and Gary Parkkonen on keys. These four musicians will impress and entertain you with both original and rearranged versions of blues tunes.

There is no admission charge to attend this event which is co-sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. Call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info for more information. … Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Explore Tech: Joint Replacement with Dr. Tim Nueschwander – Sept. 26

September 23, 2017

Marquette – Explore Tech: Joint Replacement with Dr. Tim Nueschwander will be offered on Tuesday, September 26 at 6 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Dr. Tim Nueschwander from Advanced Orthopedics will be presenting on joint replacements using models, videos and pictuers. The program is intended for adults, but youth with an interest in the topic are welcome. The event is free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Dinner and Movie Series at Calumet Theatre – Reservation Deadline – Sept. 26

September 23, 2017

Calumet – The Dinner and Movie Series will offer a German cuisine dinner catered by Victoria’s Kitchen of Houghton and a screening of “All Quiet on the Western Front” on Friday, September 29 at the Calumet Theatre in Calumet. The dinner buffet begins at 6 p.m. in the Red Jacket Ballroom. The movie is shown at 7:15 pm.

To honor our veterans and active duty military, the movie is free when purchasing dinner. Patriotic songs will be performed during dinner.

Tickets for Dinner and Movie are $22. Dinner only tickets are $18. Movie tickets only are $7. Reservations must be made by 5 p.m. on Tuesday before the showing. Call 337-2166 or purchase on line.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Intermediate Genealogy Workshops – Sept. 26, 28

September 23, 2017

Marquette – An Intermediate Genealogy Workshop will be held on Tuesday, September 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the Computer Lab at the Peter White Public Library.

The Intermediate Genealogy workshop will build research skills for finding family ancestors online and introduce the use of several websites as sources of genealogical information.

This workshop will be repeated on Thursday, September 28 at 6:30 p.m. in the Computer Lab. Registration is required. Computer skills are also required, or bring someone to assist you on the computer. Please call the Reference Desk at 226-4311 or e-mail refdesk@pwpl.info to register.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Bystander Intervention Training: How to De-Escalate Conflict Safely” Presentation – Sept. 26

September 23, 2017

Marquette – Neighbors for a Kinder Community will present “Bystander Intervention Training: How to De-Escalate Conflict Safely” on Tuesday, September 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Shiras Room of Peter White Public Library.

Participants will learn and practice de-escalation techniques as a bystander in various scenarios, as well as learn about the history and principles of nonviolence. This event is open to the public, free of charge.

You can learn more about The Kinder Community Pledge and sign it online at www.akindcommunity.org. To stay up-to-date on new resources and events for implementing the pledge, you can follow www.akindcommunity.org or the Kinder Community Facebook page.… Read the rest