Calendar – Films/Documentaries – “Saving Snow” Pre-Release Screening and Q&A – Mar. 1

February 26, 2018

Calumet – “Saving Snow” Pre-Release Screening and Q&A will be held on Thursday, March 1 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Calumet Theater, 340 Sixth Street in Calumet.

Across the country, people who depend on winter for their livelihood are feeling the heat. On the sidelines of skiing and snowboarding, an epic struggle to reverse rising temperatures is unfolding. The sport of dog mushing is not immune and in fact have felt the issues for years. Ski towns and the snow sports industry are paving the way towards a clean energy future.

The film is being shown in conjunction with the Copper Dog 150 events. The screening will be followed by a panel Q&A with local industry and tourism participants. … Read the rest

Calendar – Community – Building Love Homelessness Forum – Mar. 1

February 26, 2018

Marquette – A Building Love Homelessness Forum will be held on Thursday, March 1 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Peter White Public Library.

Doug Russell will conduct a discussion with local agencies on the state of homelessness in Marquette County and will also give an update on Marquette’s Room at the Inn and Warming Center.… Read the rest

Calendar – Groups – Hiawatha Amateur Radio Association Meeting – Mar. 1

February 26, 2018

Negaunee – The Hiawatha Amateur Radio Association will meet Thursday, March 1 at 7 p.m. at the Marquette County Health Department Building on U.S. 41 in Negaunee Township.

Anyone interested in amateur radio is welcome to attend. More information, contact Rich at 249-3837.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Dog Night at the Library – Mar. 1

February 26, 2018

Marquette – Dog Night will be offered on Thursday, March 1 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Children’s Room of the Peter White Public Library.

All children are invited to come and read to a dog. Increase your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a friendly, calm dog. The event is free and no registration is required.

For more information, call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Storytime for 1s and 2s – Mar. 1

February 26, 2018

Marquette – Storytime for 1s and 2s will be held Thursday, March 1 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

The Marquette Regional History Center presents: 100 Years, 100 Questions Trivia Night Wednesday April 11

February 26, 2018

Marquette, Michigan — The Marquette Regional History Center presents: 100 Years, 100 Questions Trivia Night Wednesday April 11 at 6:30 p.m.  Sure to be an entertaining and hilariously competitive night!

This is your chance to show off your knowledge of local history in a trivia night competition celebrating National Library Week and the Marquette Regional History Center’s 100th birthday. Bring a team of 4 or 5 and your own libations; snacks will be provided. Teams can start registering today, by calling the MRHC at 906.226.3571 or stopping by the Museum. $5 per person for registrants. Win individual prizes!… Read the rest