“Wasted!” Documentary Screening/Panel Discussion – April 25

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– In honor of Earth Day, the Marquette Food Co-Op is hosting a Documentary Screening/Panel Discussion of “Wasted!” at the Ore Dock Brewing Co. this Wednesday, April 25 from 6:00- 9:00 p.m.

This event is intended to highlight the issue of food waste and to give attendees an opportunity to learn what local businesses and organizations are doing to address it. Attendees will also learn how to reduce their own carbon footprint and keep waste out of the landfill.

 

  • Before and after the screening, visit/learn about participating businesses and organizations.
  • Velodrome Coffee Company will be serving coffee and Simply Superior Catering & Events/NMU Dining will be offering samples of food items.

This event is free and open to the public! All ages are welcome, but there is some adult language in the film.

Donations are appreciated!

Visit this link for more information: marquettefood.coop/event/wasted-documentary-screeningpanel-discussion/

 

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‘Electrolaze’ EDM Laser Light Show – April 25

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– The Shiras Planetarium will be showing ‘Electrolaze’- an EDM Laser Light show this Wednesday, April 25, from 8:15- 9:10 p.m.

Peace, Love, Unity, Respect. Electrolaze is the perfect melding of lights and sounds as lasers carve incandescent trails across the beats, snaps, and wobbles of today’s electronic dance music. Prepare to experience dubstep, drum & bass, trance, and Dutch house as never before!

All tickets $10. Get your tickets at shirasplanetarium.org/tickets.

Play List:

  • Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites – Skrillex
  • Internet Friends – Knife Party
  • Choose Your Weapon – Deadmau5
  • Man on the Run – Dash Berlin
  • Energy Wizard – Squarepusher
  • Hearbreaker (Laidback Luke Remix) – MSTRKRFT Feat. John Legend
  • Slam – Pendulum
  • Levels – Avicii
  • Derezzed (Avicii Remix) – Daft Punk
  • Chasing Summer – Tiësto

Doors open at 8:15 p.m. No late entry.

*Please note: Volume levels will be high and some imagery is intense.… Read the rest

Music by the Bay – April 25

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mi. – Music by the Bay feat. Kurt & Kim is at the Iron Bay Restaurant & Drinkery this Wednesday, April 25 from 6:00- 9:00 p.m.

Music by the Bay is live music from Kurt & Kim. Enjoy the 70’s and 80’s cover music and great food.… Read the rest

Wine Wednesday! – April 25

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– Wine Wednesday is hosted by the American Legion Post 44 in Marquette this Wednesday, Aprill 25, from 3:00 p.m.- 11:00 p.m.

Come check out the selection of wines and meet fun people! Bring your friends for a glass or two to this re-occurring event every Wednesday until May 2.

If you’re not a member already, join the Legion so you can buy some wine and mingle!… Read the rest

Kindergarten Registration Make-Up Day, Marquette Area Public Schools – April 25

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Marquette Area Public Schools will be holding a 2018-19 Kindergarten Registration Make-Up Day on Wednesday, April 25th, from 11:00 a.m.- 6:30 p.m. in the MAPS Superintendent’s Office, 1201 W. Fair Avenue.

Please bring child’s certified birth certificate, immunization record and proof of residency. Children do not need to be present to register. A kindergarten screening appointment for each child will be scheduled at this time. Kindergarten Screenings will be held the first week of May 2018.

Kindergarten is for children age 5 before September 1, 2018. If your child is ready for kindergarten and is 5 years old by December 1, 2018, you can still register for kindergarten provided you complete a waiver. Classes will be held five (5) full days per week.

Junior Kindergarten is for children age five (5) before December 1, 2018 (a waiver must be completed).… Read the rest

Little Bookworms for 5’s and 6’s – April 25

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s will be offered on Wednesday, April 25 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

Storytime for 1’s and 2’s – April 25, 26

April 22, 2018

Marquette, Mich. – Storytime for 1s and 2s will be held Wednesday, April 25 and Thursday, April 26 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