Calendar – Education – Suds and Buds Presentation “Search and Seizure” – Dec. 6

December 3, 2017

Marquette – The Northern Michigan University Student Law Forum will host the presentation “Search and Seizure” on Wednesday, December 6 at 7 p.m. at the Ore Dock Brewing Company in downtown Marquette.

Attorney experts Karl Numinen and Phillip Toutant will address Fourth Amendment search issues affecting individuals’ bodies, homes, vehicles and electronic devices. Admission to this Suds, Buds and Barristers event is free.

The NMU Student Law Forum fosters a sense of community for students seeking legal careers. It provides members with resources to successfully make it to law school. These include LSAT prep, law school tours, conferences, speakers and other activities. The Student Law Forum also discusses high-profile legal issues and other relevant topics.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Fred Waara Chapter of Trout Unlimited Meeting – Dec. 6

December 3, 2017

Marquette – The Fred Waara Chapter of Trout Unlimited will hold its monthly board meeting Wednesday, December 6 at 6:30 p.m. in the Boardroom at The Landmark Inn, 230 North Front Street, Marquette.

All who are interested in conservation and cold water fisheries are welcome.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Marquette Conservation District 62nd Annual Meeting – Dec. 6

December 3, 2017

Marquette – The Marquette Conservation District will host their 62nd Annual Meeting and Election of Officers on Wednesday, December 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Ontario Room of the University Center at Northern Michigan University.

The event will include a special presentation by Kevin Swanson from the DNR who will discuss “Wolves, Cougars, and Bears in Michigan”. Appetizers and a cash bar are provided. RSVP at (906)226-8871, ext. 129.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Northern Vegans Casual Dinner – Dec. 6

December 3, 2017

Marquette – Join Northern Vegans for a casual dinner on Wednesday, December 6 at 6 p.m. at Temaki & Tea, 1401 Presque Isle Avenue in Marquette.

Order a vegan dinner off the menu. All are welcome, no RSVP is required. Visit northernvegans.com, Northern Vegans on Facebook, or call 236-1279 for more information.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – 100 Years of Finnish Independence Celebration – Dec. 6

December 3, 2017

Marquette – 100 Years of Finnish Independence will be presented on Wednesday, December 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring Street in Marquette.

Independence Day is officially celebrated on this day in Finland. Experience the foods, music, artifacts, and arts of the Finnish culture. Special guest speaker Sharon Franklin-Rahkonen will offer a special presentation.

All ages are welcome and the event is free to the public, with donations appreciated. For more information, call 226-3571 or visit marquettehistory.org… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Little Book Worms for 5s and 6s – Dec. 6

December 3, 2017

Marquette – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s will be offered on Wednesday, December 6 from 11 a.m. to noon in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

There will be stories, songs, school-readiness art, and pre-literacy skills for children ages 5 to 6. 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 – Elder Care – REST Training in Marquette – Dec. 6, 13

December 3, 2017

Marquette – U.P. Area Agency on Aging/UPCAP will offer REST Training on Wednesday, December 6 and Wednesday, December 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with time built in for lunch and breaks, at Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice, 914 W. Baraga Avenue in Marquette. Attendance both days are required in order to receive certification as a REST companion. Sign in 15 minutes prior to class time.

Rest is an educational course that provides respite training to adults and teens who want to offer care to those in need and provide assistance to their caregivers. As a REST companion (volunteer or paid), you give the gift of your time to provide a valuable service. As a REST trained companion/respite provider you will spend one-on-one time with an adult or senior, giving only as much time as you are willing and able to give.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Storytime for 1s and 2s – Dec. 6, 7

December 3, 2017

Marquette – Storytime for 1s and 2s will be held Wednesday, December 6 and Thursday, December 7 at 10:15 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

There will be interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities for ages 18 months to 35 months, with a loving adult. The event is free.

For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or the Peter White Public Library Youth Services page on Facebook. … Read the rest

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