Calendar – Groups – Laughing Whitefish Audubon Society Program – Jan. 10

January 7, 2018

Marquette – The Laughing Whitefish Audubon Society will present a program called “Photos from 33 Years of Life in the Backcountry” given by photographer and birder Thom Skelding, on Wednesday, January 10 at 7 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All are welcome. For more information, call 226-6749. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Storytime for 1s and 2s – Jan. 10, 11

January 7, 2018

Marquette – Storytime for 1s and 2s will be held Wednesday, January 10 and Thursday, January 11 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

Calendar – Groups – Once Upon a Crime Book Group Meeting – Jan. 10

January 7, 2018

Marquette – Once Upon a Crime, the mystery lovers book group, will meet to discuss “Death By Water” by Kerry Greenwood on Wednesday, January 10 at 7 p.m. in the Dandelion Cottage Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Phryne Fisher sets out to capture jewelry thieves by carrying the Great Queen of Sapphires aboard the S.S. Hinemoa during a cruise to New Zealand in the 1920’s. New members are always welcome. For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Health – The Doctor is In: Epilepsy and Seizures – Jan. 10

January 7, 2018

Marquette – The Doctor is In: Epilepsy and Seizures will be presented on Wednesday, January 10 at noon in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Bring a sack lunch and any questions you may have for Dr. Brian MacFalda and PA Alisha Wasilewski. This Meet the Physicians Lunch and Learn event is free of charge. For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Teen Advisory Board Meeting – Jan. 10

January 7, 2018

Marquette – The Teen Advisory Board will meet on Wednesday, January 10 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 9 to 12 are welcome. Tell us what you’d like to see at your library, meet new people, and get some volunteer experience at the same time. Refreshments will be served.

The event is free. For more information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Manistique – Jan. 10

January 7, 2018

Manistique – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive on Wednesday, January 10 from 1 to 5:15 p.m. at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital in Manistique.

For an appointment, call Lila Panek at 341-6447. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Trout Unlimited “Fishing After Hours” – Jan. 10

January 7, 2018

Marquette – The Fred Waara Chapter of Trout Unlimited will sponsor a “Fishing After Hours” program on Wednesday, January 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Landmark Inn.

Speakers will be Gene Mensch, Fisheries Biologist for the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, and Bill Mattes, Supervisor for the Great Lakes Indian Fisheries and Wildlife Commission. GLIFWC is a consortium of seven Chippewa tribes in the UP and northern Wisconsin that coordinate on fisheries and wildlife management in the Upper Midwest. KBIC and other tribes have their own hatcheries and cold water fisheries management programs, and coordinate their work with state agencies and other partners.

All who are interested in cold water fisheries and conservation are welcome, and light snacks will be served after 6 p.m.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s – Jan. 10

January 7, 2018

Marquette – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s will be offered on Wednesday, January 10 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