Calendar – Youth – Storytime for 1s and 2s – Jan. 31

January 28, 2018

Marquette – Storytime for 1s and 2s will be held Wednesday, January 31 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 – Youth – Scribblers Club Meeting – Jan. 31

January 28, 2018

Marquette – The Scribblers Club will meet on Wednesday, January 31 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Shiras Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to experiment with creative writing in a fun and encouraging atmosphere.

The event is free of charge. For more information, call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Education – NCLL Presentation “Non-Prescription Drugs: Use and Abuse” Registration Deadline – Jan. 31

January 28, 2018

The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a presentation titled “Non-Prescription Drugs: Use and Abuse” on Wednesday, February 7 from 7-9 p.m. in room 101B of the Superior Dome.

Tim Sholander, Michigan State Police detective lieutenant and Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team (UPSET) commander, will present. He will discuss unseen and often unreported news events that are happening around the Upper Peninsula, country and nation pertaining to the sale and illegal use of narcotics. He will talk about what is sold, the various modified substances, statistics, age groups affected, life-threatening situations and the role of UPSET.

The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register by Wednesday, Jan. 31 by calling 227-2979. Call Paula McCormick at 228-5489 for more information. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s – Jan. 31

January 28, 2018

Marquette – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s will be offered on Wednesday, January 31 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