Calendar – Groups -NARFE Chapter 1900 Meeting – Feb. 28

February 25, 2018

Marquette – The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Chapter 1900 will meet on Wednesday, February 28 at 1:30 p.m. in Room B of the Marquette Senior Center on the lower level of City Hall, 300 W. Baraga Avenue in Marquette.

A representative of the Hantz Group will discuss recent changes in income-tax laws. Hantz Group is a Michigan-based financial-services firm that offers households and businesses a comprehensive range of financial services.

NARFE Chapter 1900 includes members from the Marquette, Escanaba, Rapid River, Houghton and Hancock areas. For additional information please call 906-475-0362. … Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Scribblers Club Meeting – Feb. 28

February 25, 2018

Marquette – The Scribblers Club will meet on Wednesday, February 28 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 – Community – Marquette Regional History Center’s Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony – Feb. 28

February 25, 2018

Marquette – The Marquette Regional History Center’s Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, February 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the History Center, 145 W. Spring Street in Marquette.

The meeting is free, open to the public and will offer refreshments, a brief business meeting, awards and entertainment. The Marquette County Historical Society, renamed the Marquette Regional History Center, is celebrating 100 years of collecting and preserving local history this year.

For more information, visit marquettehistory.org or call 226-2571.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Storytime for 1s and 2s – Feb. 28

February 25, 2018

Marquette – Storytime for 1s and 2s will be held Wednesday, February 28 from 10:15 to 10:45 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 – Little Bookworms – Feb. 28

February 25, 2018

Marquette – Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s will be offered on Wednesday, February 28 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