Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Used Book Sale at Carnegie Library in Ishpeming – Dec. 2

November 29, 2017

Ishpeming – A used book sale will be held on Saturday, December 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Leverton Community Room of the Carnegie Library in Ishpeming.

Hardcovers will sell at $1, while paperbacks will be priced at 50 cents. There will be a half-price sale from noon until 2 p.m. and from 2 to 4 p.m. used books will sell for three dollars a bag.

The Friends of the Library have for sale new notecards of local landmarks, a Winter Sports Clubhouse ornament, and new recipe books, as well as 2018 calendars. Holiday refreshments will be served!… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – “Party With a Purpose” 67th Annual Charity Ball – Dec. 2

November 29, 2017

Escanaba – “Party With A Purpose” 67th Annual Charity Ball will be held on Saturday, December 2 beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Terrace Bay Hotel in Escanaba.

“Party With a Purpose” is a dinner, dance party that raises funds for the needs of area children, student academic programs, food banks, and many community needs. Tickets are $55 and available at Lisa Annes, The Morrison Shop, Gust Asp, Positively and Trotter’s Floral.

For more information, call Kay Johnson at 906-235-2027.… Read the rest

Calendar – Holidays – The Magic of Christmas Open House in Gwinn – Dec. 2-3

November 29, 2017

Gwinn – The Magic of Christmas Open House will be held on Saturday, December 2 and Sunday, December 3 from 1 to 4 p.m. each day at 110 Fury Street in Gwinn.

See Christmas like you have never seen it before! Admission is $3 plus one canned good. All food donations go to the Victory Lutheran Food Pantry.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Annual Cookie Walk in L’Anse – Dec. 2

November 29, 2017

L’Anse – The Annual Cookie Walk will be held on Saturday, December 2 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at United Lutheran Church, 21 Menard Street in L’Anse.

Holiday breads, cookies, and candies will be available. Proceeds will go to church projects. … Read the rest

Calendar – Dance – “The Nutcracker Ballet” at Kaufman Auditorium – Dec. 2

November 29, 2017

Marquette – A community dance performance of Tchaikovsky’s beloved score “The Nutcracker Ballet” will be offered on Saturday, December 2 at 1 p.m. and at 7 p.m. in Kaufman Auditorium, 611 N. Front Street, Marquette.

This is a community production and includes dancers ages 3 and up. Tickets in advance are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, $8 for youth/students, and are available at the NMU EZ-Ticket outlets, online at www.nmu.edu/tickets, by calling 227-1032. Tickets will be $3 higher at the door. … Read the rest