Calendar – Films/Documentaries – DocuMonday to Screen “Tribal Justice” – Nov. 6

November 3, 2017

Marquette – DocuMonday will offer a screening of the 2017 documentary “Tribal Justice” on Monday, November 6 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

In the film, two Native American judges reach back to traditional concepts of justice in order to reduce incarceration rates, foster greater safety for their communities and create a more positive future for youth. By addressing the root causes of crime, they are modeling restorative systems that are working. Mainstream courts across the country begin to take notice.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Inspired Words Open Mic – Nov. 6

November 3, 2017

Marquette – Inspired Words Open Mic will be offered on Monday, November 6 from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Marquette Arts and Culture Center Workshop #3 on the lower level of the Peter White Public Library.

Authors, poets, songwriters and listeners are invited. Share some of your recent work, be inspired by other writers and get feedback from the listening audience. The presentations will not be judged. Presentations are open to all genres of writing as long as the material is suitable for all ages, unplugged and original work.

There is no admission charge to present or listen thanks to sponsorship by the Marquette Poets Circle, Marquette Arts and Culture Center and the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Munising – Nov. 6

November 3, 2017

Munising – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a blood drive on Monday, November 6 from 1 to 5:30 p.m. at Munising Memorial Hospital in Munising.

For an appointment, call Larry Hach at 906-202-0844. Walk-ins are welcome.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions – Nov. 6, 7

November 3, 2017

Marquette – Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions will be offered on Monday, November 6 from 1 to 2 p.m. and on Tuesday, November 7 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Listen to a chapter from the book “The Terrible Two,” then adapt it into a comic strip! The event is for ages 8 to 12. For more information, call 226-4320, visit pwpl.info, or check out the Peter White Public Library page on Facebook. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Storytime for Non-Movers – Nov. 6, 7

November 3, 2017

Marquette – Storytime for Non-Movers will be held on Monday, November 6 and Tuesday, November 7 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

Calendar – Community – Eagle Mine Community Forum in Marquette – Nov. 6

November 3, 2017

Marquette – Eagle Mine will conduct a Community Forum on Monday, November 6 from noon to 1 p.m. at Eagle Mine Information Center in Marquette.

Come for an engaging and conversational get-together with an update on the Eagle Mine operations and let them know what’s on your mind. The forum is designed as a two-way dialog between Eagle and the community. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions about the operations and activities.

For more information, call 906-273-1550 or email info-eagle@lundinmining.com. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Wonder Babies – Nov. 6, 7

November 3, 2017

Marquette – Wonder Babies will be held Monday, November 6 and Tuesday, November 7 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