Calendar – Faith – Thanksgiving Worship in Ishpeming – Nov. 21

November 18, 2017

Ishpeming – The United Presbyterian Church and Trinity Lutheran Church will hold a joint Thanksgiving worship service on Tuesday, November 21 at 7 p.m. at United Presbyterian Church,
112 E. Euclid Street in Ishpeming.

The Rev. Lauri Maki, Trinity’s interim pastor, will bring the message. The service will include scripture, music and an offering taken for the Salvation Army. A choir rehearsal will begin at 6:15 p.m. in the sanctuary, for anyone interested in singing.

People of all faiths are welcome. Coffee fellowship will follow worship. The front entrance of the church is handicap accessible. … Read the rest

Calendar – Sports – “Meet the Miners” Night- Nov. 21

November 18, 2017

Negaunee – “Meet the Miners” Night will be held on Tuesday, November 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the Negaunee High School Auditorium.

All Winter Sport Athletes are expected to attend with at least one parent or guardian. Team introductions and team meetings will take place, as well as sign up for Booster Club concession workers for winter home events.

This is a great maze and blue evening for the entire community to be introduced to the Miners 2017-2018 winter teams and coaches.… Read the rest

Calendar – Faith – Marquette Interfaith Forum Evening of Thanks – Nov. 21

November 18, 2017

Marquette – The Marquette Interfaith Forum will hold its annual Interfaith Evening of Thanks on Tuesday, November 21 at 7 p.m. at the Marquette Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 1510 M-28 in Chocolay Township.

The service will include readings, songs and prayers from Buddhist, Anishinaabe, Jewish, Muslim, Christian (Catholic and Protestant), Baha’i and Unitarian Universalist traditions. Following the service there will be breads and spreads from various traditions, tea, coffee and cider.

All are welcome. For information, contact Aaron Scholnik at 906-869-6543 or apsmd@aol.com or Barbara Michael 906-361-7380 or michael.barbara.102@gmail.com… Read the rest

Calendar – Families – Michigan Adoption Day Celebration in Marquette – Nov. 21

November 18, 2017

Marquette – Michigan Adoption Day will be celebrated locally on Tuesday, November 21 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The event is open to the community. Bring the whole family to have a cupcake, find a free book to take home, participate in children’s activities and have a chance to learn more about foster care and adoption in Marquette County. The event is being sponsored by the Honorable Cheryl L. Hill, Marquette County Probate Judge, in collaboration with local agencies. … Read the rest