Calendar – Films/Documentaries – BYO Dinner Theater to Screen “War for the Planet of the Apes” – Jan. 11

January 8, 2018

Marquette – BYO Dinner Theater will offer a free screening of the film “War for the Planet of the Apes” on Thursday, January 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Caesar and his apes must fight the Colonel and his humans in a battle that will determine the fate of both species. The 2017 film stars Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, and Steve Zahn, is rated PG-13 and runs for 140 minutes. Bring your own take-out meal to enjoy the film in a dinner theater setting.

For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Matinee Movie Series to Screen “My Cousin Rachael” Jan. 11

January 8, 2018

Marquette – Matinee Movies Series will offer a free screening of the film “My Cousin Rachael” on Thursday, January 11 at 12:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

The 2016 mystery is rated PG-13 and runs for 106 minutes. Planning revenge on his late cousin’s mysterious wife, a young Englishman finds himself beguiled by her charms. The film is based on the book by Daphne du Maurier. Bring your own lunch to enjoy the movie in a dinner theater setting. Closed captioning will be on to insure access for all.

For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Community – American Legion Department Service Officer Available to Help Veterans – Jan. 11

January 8, 2018

Marquette – American Legion Department Service Officer Lisa Clark will be available to assist all veterans and their families on Thursday, January 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at American Legion Post 44, 700 West Bluff Street in Marquette.

She will help with claim preparation, presentation, counsel and appeal counsel at no cost to the veterans. Anyone who believes they may be eligible for VA compensation on health, education and/or employment issues should stop by. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Second Thursday Creativity Series “Princesses and Pirates” – Jan. 11

January 8, 2018

Marquette – The Second Thursday Creativity Series will have the theme of “Princesses and Pirates” on Thursday, January 11 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Avenue in Marquette.

There will be princess and pirate themed hands-on activities, creative snacks, live music and more! Costumes are encouraged! The event is free with admission or museum membership.

For more information on happenings at the U.P. Children’s Museum, call 226-3911 or visit www.upchildrensmuseum.org… Read the rest

Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Crystal Falls – Jan. 11

January 8, 2018

Crystal Falls – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a blood drive on Thursday, January 11 from 1 to 5:15 p.m. at United Lutheran Church in Crystal Falls.

For an appointment, call Pearl Ross at 875-3197 or Pat Kosiba at 875-3197. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Families – Starlight Family Storytime – Jan. 11

January 8, 2018

Marquette – Starlight Family Storytime will be held on Thursday, January 11 from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Enjoy an evening storytime filled with stories, songs and more, designed for all ages.

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 – Youth – Storytime for 3s and 4s – Jan. 11

January 8, 2018

Marquette – Storytime for 3s and 4s will be held on Thursday, January 11 from 11 to 11:30 a.m. in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library.

Explore stories, finger plays, songs and crafts. The event is for 3 and 4 year olds, with a loving adult. For more information, call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or the Peter White Public Library Youth Services page on Facebook.… Read the rest