‘Manufactured Memories’ Presentation at NMU – April 17

April 14, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– NMU’s Criminal Justice Department will present “Manufactured Memories: Victimization Ahead,” this Tuesday, April 17, in room 109 of the Edgar L. Harden Learning Resources Center from 6:30- 8:00 p.m. A live stream will be available at https://nmu.zoom.us/j/960860645.

“Manufactured Memories: Victimization Ahead,” demonstrates how a therapist can create the memory of a crime in a client, resulting in wrongful convictions of an innocent person.

Senior criminal justice student, Joan Roberts, will present her independent research. Two victims of false memory-based accusations will also participate. Mark Pendergrast, author of “The Repressed Memory Epidemic” and “Memory Warp,” will chat briefly via interactive video in efforts to expose the false nature of the counseling techniques and failures in the criminal justice process.


An Easter Tea Party – April 18

April 14, 2018

Negaunee, Mich.– Hosted by Hanna’s Tea Times, there will be an Easter Tea Party at Midtown Bakery & Cafe this Wednesday, April 18, from 6:30- 8:00 p.m.

Celebrate all that’s “Spring” and join Hanna’s Tea Times for their annual Easter Tea Party. It will include a 4 course Tea & Dinner.

Tickets are sold at Midtown Bakery & Cafe at $27/person which will hold your reservation.

*Let Midtown Bakery know if you have any special menu changes (such as vegetarian, vegan, or food allergies) by speaking with MaryBeth or Linda


John Davey is LIVE at Cafe Bodega – April 17

April 14, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– John Davey to perform at Cafe Bodega this Tuesday, April 17, from 8:00- 11:00 p.m.

(John Davey) “… writes incredibly sincere folk-pop gems that will break your heart and have you singing about the heartbreak all day.” – DT

See John Davey’s Facebook page to learn more about him.

NCLL Hosts Rowing Presentation, April 24- Registration Deadline, April 17

April 14, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will host a presentation titled “All about Rowing in Marquette” at the Connection Center’s Upper Level, on 927 W. Fair, from 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Daryl and Ginny Davis, founding coaches of NMU’s Crew Club and members of U.P. Rowing, will present about how competitive rowing came to the area and its opportunities for youth and adults. Attendees will be able to try the rowing motion on Concept2 Indoor Rower.


The cost is $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register by Tuesday, April 17, by calling 227-2979.

Call Carole Bard at 228-9367 for more information.

Film “Disruption” to Screen at NMU – April 17

April 14, 2018

Marquette, Mich. – The film “Disruption” will be screened in the Mead Auditorium in West Science at NMU this Tuesday, April 17 at 6:00 p.m.

This film is being screened as part of “Anderton’s Earth Week.”

Popcorn will be provided!

A Matter of Balance Class to be held again in Newberry, April 17

April 14, 2018

Newberry, Mich.– 04/17/2018- UPCAP/U.P. Area Agency on Aging will be offering an 8 week Matter of Balance class on Tuesdays from 1:00- 3:00 p.m. beginning on April 17th and ending June 5th, 2018. The class will be held at the Chippewa-Luce-Mackinac Community Action Agency Senior Center, 207 Newberry Avenue, Newberry Mi.

A Matter of Balance is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. Participants learn to set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors, and learn simple exercises to increase strength and balance.

There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is required. To register, call UPCAP at 1-800-338-7227, or dial 2-1-1. For more information visit www.upcap.org.

Free Bike Tune-Ups at NMU – April 17

April 14, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– As part of “Anderton’s Earth Week,” there will be free bike tune-ups in the Academic Mall from 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Fundraiser for Bethany Youth at Jerzi’s 41 – April 17

April 14, 2018

Champion, Mi.– Jerzi’s 41 Bar and Grill will be donating 15% of your bill (with coupon) to support Bethany Lutheran’s Youth Gathering this Tuesday, April 17, from 6:00- 8:00 p.m.

Print the coupon from this link, or get one from Bethany’s front entryway in Republic, and present it to the Jerzi’s 41 Bar and Grill’s staff to support the Bethany Youth’s National meet when you buy anything off of the menu.

You eat, the restaurant does the rest. Print/copy/share this coupon with friends to show your support!


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