Calendar – Youth – Harry Potter Fan Club Grades 2 through 5 Meeting – Nov. 13

November 10, 2017

Marquette – Harry Potter Fan Club Grades 2 through 5 will meet on Monday, November 13 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All wizards in grades 2 through 5 are invited to come talk about the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter. You will choose your wand at this meeting (or will your wand choose you?)! The event is free of charge.

For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions – Nov. 13, 14

November 10, 2017

Marquette – Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions will be offered on Monday, November 13 from 1 to 2 p.m. and on Tuesday, November 14 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 – Groups – NAMI Support Group Meeting – Nov. 13

November 10, 2017

Marquette – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette support group will meet on Monday, November 13 at 7 p.m. in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette.

NAMI offers confidential support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. For more information call 360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org. … Read the rest

Calendar – Education – International Education Week Presentation on Russian Culture – Nov. 13

November 10, 2017

Marquette – Northern Michigan University’s international students are celebrating International Education Week with a presentation on Russian Culture with Alexey Viryasov on Monday, November 13 at 2 p.m. in the Whitman Hall commons.

The event is free and open to the public.

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Calendar – Education – Parent Teacher Conferences at Marquette Senior High School – Nov. 13

November 10, 2017

Marquette – Parent Teacher Conferences will be held on Monday, November 13 from noon to 3 p.m. and from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Marquette Senior High School. Parents are asked to register upon entering the building at the canopy entrance.

Marquette Senior High School students will dismiss at 10:45 a.m. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Wonder Babies – Nov. 13, 14

November 10, 2017

Marquette – Wonder Babies will be held Monday, November 13 and Tuesday, November 14 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 – Youth – Storytime for Non-Movers – Nov. 13, 14

November 10, 2017

Marquette – Storytime for Non-Movers will be held on Monday, November 13 and Tuesday, November 14 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

‘Wind River’ Screening at NMU – November 11th

November 10, 2017

Marquette, MI – Northern Michigan University’s Campus Cinema will present a screening of Wind River in partnership with the Center for Native American Studies. The film will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, in 1100 Jamrich Hall. Attendance is free for NMU students and $1 for the public.

In the film, a veteran tracker with the Fish and Wildlife Service helps to investigate the murder of a young Native American woman. The case is used as a means of redemption for an earlier act of irresponsibility, which ended in tragedy.

The film stars Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Julia Jones and more. Running 1 hour and 51 minutes, it is rated R.… Read the rest

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