Dr. James Surrell to present on the History of Blaney Park February 8th

February 7, 2018

Marquette—Dr. James Surrell will be presenting on the History of Blaney Park on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 2:00pm at Brookridge Heights. This entertaining presentation will feature Dr. Surrell’s ties to Blaney Park including the park’s rich history in the Upper Peninsula and will include a humorous approach.

WHAT: DR. JAMES SURRELL: “THE HISTORY OF BLANEY PARK”
WHERE: NEW MEMORY SUPPORT LIVING ROOM
BROOKRIDGE HEIGHTS ASSISTED LIVING AND MEMORY CARE
1901 DIVISION STREET, MARQUETTE, MI 49855
WHEN: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2018
TIME: 2:00PM—3:00PM… Read the rest

Integrative Medicine Talk at NMU February 8th

February 7, 2018

Marquette – The next presentation in the Your Health lecture series at Northern Michigan University is titled “Road Map to Better Health: An Introduction to Integrative Medicine.” This free event is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, in Reynolds Recital Hall. The lecture will feature two speakers: Dr. Jessica Haloskie, physician at UP Health System-Marquette and Dr. Lisa Long, physician at UP Health System-Marquette and assistant professor at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine.

Haloskie and Long will discuss integrative medicine, an approach that seeks to restore health by personalizing patients’ care dependent on their unique physical, emotional, mental, social, spiritual and environmental influences that affect health. This personalized strategy helps to ensure each patient receives the most appropriate treatments to regain and maintain optimum health. The speakers will cover ways to improve overall health, current trends in health care and the burden of chronic disease and how integrative medicine can be utilized for pain management.… Read the rest

Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum Second Thursday Creativity Series February 8th

February 7, 2018

Marquette, Mich. – Second Thursday Creativity Series is for preschool and elementary-aged children and an adult. On February 8th from 5:30-7:30pm will have a Valentine’s Party! There will be crafts, FREE Culver’s Frozen Custard, music, and more! Wearing costumes is encouraged (princesses and pirates are some of our favorites)!!! This event is free with admission price or membership.… Read the rest

City Of Negaunee Regular Meeting – Thursday February 8, 2018

February 7, 2018

AGENDA CITY OF NEGAUNEE REGULAR MEETING THURSDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2018 @ 7:00 P.M.
NEGAUNEE SENIOR CENTER 410 Jackson St. Negaunee MI., Tobin Street Entrance, City Hall
Telephone (906)-475-7700

1. CALL TO ORDER
2. PLEDGE TO FLAG
3. ROLL CALL
4. APPROVAL OF AGENDA
5. PUBLIC COMMENT (3 min. limit)
` 6. UNFINISHED BUSINESS
6.1 CHARTER LANGUAGE CHANGE #6.2 – CITY MANAGER LANGUAGE
7. NEW BUSINESS
7.1 VACANT COUNCIL SEAT
7.2 NEXT MICHIGAN DEVELOPMENT ACT – SUPERIOR TRADE ZONE RESOLUTION
7.3 MML CAPITAL CONFERENCE – CITY MANAGER ATTENDANCE
8. CONSENT AGENDA
8.1 MINUTES – JANUARY 11, 2018 REGULAR MINUTES 8.2 CLAIMS AND ACCOUNTS 8.3 REVENUE/EXPENDITURE REPORTS -TRIAL BALANCES 9. PUBLIC COMMENT (3 MIN LIMIT)
10. COUNCIL AND STAFF REPORTS
A. COUNCIL COMMITTEES B. COUNCIL MEMBERS C. CITY MANAGER D. CITY ATTORNEY
11. ADJOURNMENT… Read the rest

Calendar – Entertainment – Red Jacket Jamboree in Calumet – Feb. 10

February 7, 2018

Calumet – The Red Jacket Jamboree, an old-time radio variety show, will be presented on Saturday, February 10 at 7 p.m. at the Calumet Theatre, 340 6th Street in Calumet.

“Keweenaw Kiss” and “Winter Carnival” featuring stories, music and songs reflecting the history, landscape and culture of the Keweenaw Peninsula, will be recorded in front of a live audience for a radio broadcast at a later date.

The show will feature an eclectic array of music by “The Copper Cats” with featured guest vocalist Peg Carrothers, storytelling by poet laureate of the U.P. Martin Achatz, and sketches by Red Jacket Actors: Ruby Birckelbaw, Noah Ekdom and Ralph Horvath. The show is hosted by Lena Dorey. “The Copper Cats” are Bill Carrothers on piano, Jerry Younce on guitar, Carrie Biolo on percussion and vibraphone and Harry South on bass.

The audience is asked to be in their seats 10 minutes prior to the performance.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – 34th Annual Evening of Romance Gala – Feb. 10

February 7, 2018

Marquette – The Ishpeming Rotary will host the 34th annual Evening of Romance Gala on Saturday,February 10 beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Great Lakes Room in the University Center at Northern Michigan University.

This is a community fundraiser that benefits many of our local charities. Tickets are $75 each which include appetizers and social, dinner, silent and live auction, with dancing to follow. Tickets can be purchased at Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Chamber of Commerce, Lake Superior Community Partnership Office, US Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame, or from any Rotary Club of Ishpeming member. … Read the rest

Calendar – Films/Documentaries – Family Film and BYO Munchies to Screen “Balto” – Feb. 10

February 7, 2018

Marquette – A Family Film and BYO Munchies event will feature a screening of “Balto” on Saturday, February 10 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Don’t forget to bring munchies or a snack! The event is free. For more information, please call 226-4321, 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Teen Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Weekend After Super Bowl Can and Bottle Drive – Feb. 10

February 7, 2018

Negaunee – A Weekend After Super Bowl Can and Bottle Drive will be held on Saturday, February 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the parking lot of Super One Foods on U.S. 41 in Negaunee.

Proceeds will go toward the Ishpeming Middle School 8th Grade trip to Washington D.C.… Read the rest

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