Calendar – Community – Courtesy Sound Testing of Snowmobiles – Mar. 3

February 28, 2018

Marquette – The Michigan DNR will offer courtesy sound testing of snowmobiles on Saturday, March 3 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the DNR Customer Service Center on U.S. 41 South in Marquette.

The free sound testing is for 2-stroke machines manufactured after 1980. The check allows snowmobilers to make sure they are complying with state law and acceptable noise levels. The sound test will take about 10 minutes and no enforcement action will be taken if a snowmobile fails. Owners will be encouraged to make repairs or changes to the exhaust systems if needed. Violating sound levels for snowmobiles carries fines of up to $250.… Read the rest

PWPL Youth Services March Events

February 28, 2018

Storytime for 1s and 2s: To Run throughout March 28
Wednesday and Thursdays March 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28: 10:15 am-10:45 am. Peter White Public Library Youth Atrium. Join us for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. For 18 months to 35 months, with a loving adult. Free. For more information call 226-4320 , visit www.pwpl.info or the Peter White Public Library Youth Services page on Facebook.

Storytime for 3s and 4s: To Run through March 22
Thursdays March 4, 11, 18, 25: 11:00 am-11:30 am. Peter White Public Library Youth Atrium. Explore stories, fingerplays, songs and crafts. For 3 and 4 year olds, with a loving adult. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or the Peter White Public Library Youth Services page on Facebook.

Dog Nights: To run throughout March
Thursdays March 1, 8, 22, 29: 6:00 pm-7:30 pm.… Read the rest

Calendar – Youth – Family Film and BYO Munchies to Screen “The Lego Ninjago Movie” – Mar. 3

February 28, 2018

Marquette – A Family Film and BYO Munchies event will feature a screening of “The Lego Ninjago Movie” on Saturday, March 3 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 – Texas Hold’EM Tournament in Caspian – Mar. 3

February 28, 2018

Caspian – The Caspian Gaastra Fire Department will host a Texas Hold’EM Tournament on Saturday, March 3 beginning with registration at 5 p.m. at the Fire Hall in Caspian. Play will begin at 6 p.m.

There will be a $20 entry fee, and chip bonus for early sign up. Prize money will be based on entry. To sign up, contact Matt at 906-284-0036 or email CGFD at caspiangaastrafiredepartment@yahoo.com… Read the rest

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – 8th Annual Manistique Elks #632 Chili Cook Off – Mar. 3

February 28, 2018

Manistique – The 8th Annual Manistique Elks #632 Chili Cook Off will be held on Saturday, March 3 beginning at 5 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 213 Walnut Street in Manistique.

The Chili Cook-off is to benefit the Elks National Foundation. This fund is returned to our community in the form of local college scholarships, Bay Cliff, Elks National Drug Awareness Program(DARE), the Hoop Shoot, the Elks National Veterans Service Program, and the Elks Community Investment Program.
Tickets are $8 per person. Chili contributors may attend for free.

In addition to the chili cook off, there will be a silent auction, 50/50 raffles, awards and cash prizes. For more information, contact Mary Hook at elks632@gmail.com or call (906)341-2536.… Read the rest