Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Ishpeming – Sept. 28

September 25, 2017

Ishpeming – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive with tbe bloodmobile on Thursday, September 28 from 2:30 to 4:30 a.m. at Lighthouse Nursing Center in Ishpeming.

For an appointment, call Lisa Peterson at 485-1073. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Free Screening of “Fantastic Beasts” at Bay College Besse Theater – Sept. 28

September 25, 2017

Escanaba – A free screening of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” will be offered on Thursday, September 28 at 7 p.m. in the Besse Theater at Bay College in Escanaba. Doors open at 6:45 p.m.

The event is being sponsored by the Campus Activities Board and the Bay College Library. For more information, go to www.baycollege.edu.… Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Ishpeming – Sept. 28

September 25, 2017

Ishpeming – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive with the bloodmobile on Thursday, September 28 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at UPHS-Bell in Ishpeming.

For an appointment, call Amber Brancheau at 485-2777.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Story Time for 3’s and 4’s – Sept. 28

September 25, 2017

Marquette – Story time for 3’s and 4’s will be held on Thursday, September 28 from 11 to 11:30 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Explore stories, finger plays, songs and crafts. The event is for 3 and 4 year olds, with a loving adult. 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 – Youth – Starlight Family Storytime – Sept. 28

September 25, 2017

Marquette – Starlight Family Storytime will be held on Thursday, September 28 from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy an evening storytime filled with stories, songs and more. The free event is for all ages. 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 – Masterminds of All Kinds – Sept. 28

September 25, 2017

marquette – Masterminds of All Kinds will be held on Thursday, September 28 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Library and the NMU Seaborg Center.

Exercise both sides of your noggin with rotating science, technology, art, and life-skills programming. Grades K through 5 are invited. For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

DNR announces Lake Superior Sportsman’s Club’s 8th annual trapping workshop Sept. 30 in Ontonagon County

September 25, 2017

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced the Lake Superior Sportsman’s Club will offer its eighth-annual Trappers Workshop Saturday, Sept. 30 at the club’s facilities in Ontonagon County.

The workshop will begin at 10 a.m. EDT (9 a.m. CDT) Sept. 30. Lunch will be provided. The club is located 1.5 miles east of Silver City at 31433 W. M-64.

“This workshop is designed to give participants a basic understanding of how to begin trapping or, for those seasoned trappers, to get updated on new techniques and to rub elbows with other trappers,” said Don Harris, workshop instructor and one of the club’s directors.

The workshop will cover the ethics of trapping, safe trap handling and basic trap sets for water and land animals including coyotes, raccoons and beavers. Additional topics to be discussed include proper equipment, fur prices, lure use, fur types and many aspects of how to start, or get back into, trapping.… Read the rest