Calendar – Health – Blood Drive in Ishpeming – Jan. 14

January 11, 2018

Ishpeming – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a bloodmobile blood drive on Sunday, January 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at North Iron Church in Ishpeming.

For an appointment, call Angie Meyer at 362-7280. Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Education – NCLL “Keweenaw Copper” Presentation Registration Deadline – Jan. 14

January 11, 2018

Marquette – The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a “Keweenaw Copper” presentation on Monday, January 22 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Copper Country explorer Kurt Fosburg will present about the geological formation of the copper range, those who came to the area because of it and how technology has influenced advancement in search of its riches.

The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register by Sunday, January 14 by calling 227-2979. Call Sally Olsen at 226-8347 for more information.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – NCLL Presentation “Our Wild Watershed” Registration Deadline – Jan. 14

January 11, 2018

Marquette – The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a presentation titled “Our Wild Watershed” on Thursday, January 18 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Emily Whittaker, special projects manager of the Yellow Dog Watershed Project, will share photos, videos and information about the work the organization does to keep wild watershed areas natural.

Attendance is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register by Sunday, January 14 by calling 227-2979. Contact Marilyn Proctor by calling 345-8083 for more information.… Read the rest