Sounds All Around Science Workshop with the MI Science Center

June 21, 2018

Wednesday June 27th: 1:00pm-1:45pm.  PWPL Children’s Branch, Westwood Mall.  Join the MI Science Center for this hands-on workshop exploring how sounds waves work by banging, drumming, clapping, tapping and more!  Grades 1-6 ONLY.  Advance registration required.  Free.  

For more information and to register call 226-4320, visit, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.Read the rest

Marquette Art Week Events Announced

June 21, 2018

Marquette, MI – The City of Marquette is proud to present the 4th Annual Art Week, June 24-June 30, 2018! Seven days of special events dedicated to arts and culture. Exhibits, artist receptions, concerts, workshops, demonstration and live performances. This year’s Art Week is the biggest yet with over two dozen unique events created in partnership with over 100 community partners.

Some new events this year are the Poetry on Third Sidewalk Chalk Poetry Contest, performance by the Marquette Symphony Orchestra Summer Strings, a special Art Stroll performance by the Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic (sponsored by the Hiawatha Music Co-op), and an expansion of last year’s extremely successful Fresh Coast Plein Air painting competition to include a new evening competition segment.

Art Week will also feature favorites from previous years, including performances by TaMaMa Dance Company, Art Stroll, DDA-sponsored Kick-Off Concert and Marquette City Band concert at the Marquette Commons, Fairy Garden Festival, and a host of workshops, surprise art installations, and live music.… Read the rest

Sunday Brunch at Holiday Inn – June 24

June 21, 2018

Marquette, Mich.– The Holiday Inn of Marquette is hosting a Sunday Brunch, June 24, from 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Brunch has all kinds of delicious food including, pancakes or french toast, waffles, Eggs Benedict, omelets to order, bacon & sausage, hash brown casserole skillet, brown potatoes, scrambled eggs, eggs your way, and much more!

50 cents per year of age (up to 12 years)Read the rest

2018 Soo Locks Engineer’s Day – June 29

June 21, 2018

Sault Ste. Marie, MI – It’s the event that started it all – the one day when you can walk across the mighty Soo Locks walls and explore the buildings and special exhibits open only on this day: the last Friday in June. Engineer’s Day festivities are held from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. The gates are open to allow visitors across the Locks and into historically important structures (the Davis Building and the Administration Building) used solely for the work of one of the world’s busiest Lock systems.… Read the rest