Calendar – Youth – Storytime for 1s and 2s – Jan. 17, 18

January 14, 2018

Marquette – Storytime for 1s and 2s will be held Wednesday, January 17 and Thursday, January 18 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 – Health – Blood Drive in Ishpeming – Jan. 17

January 14, 2018

Ishpeming – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UP Health System-Marquette, will hold a bloodmobile blood drive on Wednesday, January 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at UPHS-Bell in Ishpeming and from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Lighthouse Nursing Center on Stoneville Road in Ishpeming.

For an appointment at Bell, call Amber Brancheau at 485-2777. For an appointment at Lighthouse, call Connie Fries at 360-8092.Walk-ins are welcome. … Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Sci-Fi on Tap to Meet – Jan. 17

January 14, 2018

Marquette – Sci-Fi on Tap will meet to discuss “The Left Hand of Darkness” by Ursula LeGuin on Wednesday, January 17 at 7 p.m. at the Ore Dock Brewing Company in downtown Marquette.

Genli Ali is sent as an ambassador to Winter to bring the planet back to humanity’s fold, but to do so, he must bridge the gap between prejudices of his own culture and this strange world where people have no set gender.

All science fiction readers are invited to attend. For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Junior Teen Advisory Board Meeting – Jan. 17

January 14, 2018

Marquette – The Junior Teen Advisory Board will meet on Wednesday, January 17 from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All students in grades 5 to 8 are invited to a holiday party and meeting with the JTAB. Play games, plan events for people your age, talk about books, and get volunteer experience. Snacks will be served. The event is free of charge.

For more information, please call 226-4321, 226-4323, or visit www.pwpl.info. Find Peter White Public Library Teen Services on Facebook. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s – Jan. 17

January 14, 2018

Marquette – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s will be offered on Wednesday, January 17 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