Calendar – Faith – “Blue Christmas” Service – Dec. 10

December 7, 2017

Marquette – A “Blue Christmas” Service will be offered on Sunday, December 10 at 3 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic Street, Marquette.

There will be a time to share in prayer, readings and music. Anyone who is mourning a loss, struggling with pain and desperation during this holiday season is encouraged to attend to focus on the comfort God offers during dark times.

There will be light refreshments and fellowship following the service. For more information, call 225-1119.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – Noteworthy Christmas Concert in Hancock – Dec. 10

December 7, 2017

Hancock – A Noteworthy Christmas Concert with Maple Sugar Folk will be presented on Sunday, December 10 at 2 p.m. at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Hancock.

There is no admission charge, but a free will offering will be taken.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – Special Study Hours for University Students – Dec. 10

December 7, 2017

Marquette – Special study hours for all students enrolled in university during finals week will be offered on Sunday, December 10 from 3 to 9 p.m. at the Peter White Public Library.

Students must present a valid school ID for entry or be able to sign into your student account. Free coffee and snacks will be available while they last. Printing will be available ($0.15 b/w, $0.75 color). Quiet study will be on the 1st floor, silent study on the 2nd floor.

Please use the parking lot entrance. The event is free. For more information, please call 225-9510, visit or find Peter White Public Library on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Music – TUBACHRISTMAS Concert – Dec. 10

December 7, 2017

Marquette – The annual TUBACHRISTMAS concert will be held on Sunday, December 10, at 1:30 p.m. at the Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring Street in Marquette.

Tuba and euphonium players from across the U.P will perform familiar Christmas carols for the audience. The concert will be conducted by Dr. Steve Grugin and is free and open to the public.

Each Christmas season, tuba and euphonium players of all ages, and across many geographic locations,
gather to play familiar Christmas carols for appreciative audiences. This year, concerts will occur in over 300 cities throughout the United States and several foreign countries, including Marquette.… Read the rest