Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Seventh Annual Italian Night in Hancock – Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Hancock – The Seventh Annual Italian Night will be held on Saturday, February 3 from 3 to 7 p.m. a the Church of the Resurrection in Hancock.

This event is a Steubenville Youth fundraiser. … Read the rest

Calendar – Theater – Once Upon a Time Puppet Show “The Brave Little Tailor” – Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Marquette – The Once Upon a Time Puppet Show series will present “The Brave Little Tailor” on Saturday, February 3 at 1 p.m and 2 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Veteran performers of the Vertigo Theatre Company bring their acting talents to the library puppet stage to present this well-loved story with some unique humorous twists. The shows are appropriate for all ages, especially families with young children.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for the Care Clinic – Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Marquette – The Knights of Columbus of Marquette will hold their annual All-You-Care-to-Eat Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for the Care Clinic of Marquette on Saturday, February 3 from 4:40 to 7 p.m. at St. Peter Cathedral Hall, 311 W. Baraga Avenue in Marquette.

Dinner includes all-you-care-to-eat spaghetti, tossed salad, garlic bread, dessert and beverage. Tickets are available at the door.

All proceeds will go to the Care Clinic of Marquette and Sawyer which are limited medical facilities providing free and confidential services such as pregnancy tests, ultra sound, options counseling, healing services, community referrals, sexual integrity/health education, family resources closet and a program of authentic manhood.… Read the rest

Calendar – Outdoors – Second Annual Bishop Baraga Snowshoe Walk – Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Assinins – The Second Annual Bishop Baraga Snowshoe Walk will be held on Saturday, February 3 at 10 a.m. at Most Holy Name of Jesus Church in Assinins.

Snowshoe on land that young Bishop Baraga walked on. A short talk will be given by Father Corey prior to snowshoeing. Following the walk, hot chocolate and lunch will be served. … Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Soup-A-Bowl Fundraiser – Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Hancock – Finlandia University’s Young Women’s Art Caucus willhold their Soup-A-Bowl fundraiser on Saturday, February 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Room 323 of the Jutila Center in Hancock. VIP ticket holders can arrive at 11 a.m. to get their first pick of bowls.

This event is $10 and attendees will enjoy all the bread and soup they can eat in a homemade bowl that is theirs to keep! The bowls are made by Finlandia students and faculty. In addition, there will be a silent art auction hosted by the Young Women’s Caucus for Art.

Proceeds support repairs to the Servant Leadership House. They also help pay for the art caucus trip.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Kitten Bowl Party at UPAWS – Feb. 3, 4

January 31, 2018

Negaunee – A Kitten Bowl Party will be held on Saturday, February 3 and Sunday, February 4 from noon to 4 p.m. each day at the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter, 84 Snowfield Road in Negaunee Township.

Adoption fees for all kittens 6 months and younger will be $89. The fee includes spay or neuter, vaccines, health check, microchip and a winning new pet. Also, all cats over the age of 6 months will be free!! Score big with a new pet at UPAWS.

The event will include special gifts and is being held in conjunction with the Hallmark Channel’s KITTEN BOWL V! For more information, call 475-6661 or visit the Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter’s Facebook page. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Pump Up the Dome – Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Marquette – The Annual Pump Up the Dome Day will be held on Saturday, February 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Superior Dome in Marquette.

The Dome will be filled with a large assortment of inflatable games and activities including bounce houses, slides, and obstacle courses. There will also be the U.P.’s Largest Indoor Sandbox and a chance to visit with Wildcat Willy and NMU Athletes.

General admission is $12, kids four and under are $7, and accompanying adults are just $1. Wristbands are being sold at the NMU Ticket Office in the Superior Dome and at the PEIF Rec Center.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Hiawatha Amateur Radio Annual Swap and Shop – Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Negaunee – Hiawatha Amateur Radio Annual Swap and Shop will be held on Saturday, February 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Negaunee Township Hall, 42 M-35 in Negaunee.

For more information or to reserve a table for $6, call John at 906-458-1700 or email carczar52@gmail.com. Admission to the event is $5 for the public. … Read the rest