2018 Connor Gorsuch Kids Fishing Day – July 28

July 21, 2018

Sault Ste. Marie, MI – Come out in the sunshine and have a competition with the fish! Kids 16 and under can enjoy a free day of fishing at the kids fishing pond at Rotary Park. The community has donated food, refreshments, and prizes for the event. All registered kids can catch three fish and register two. Some fishing equipment will be available, but you are encouraged to bring your own. There will be no use of lures, only hooks and bobbers. For those in need of transportation, please call 906-632-0110. Parking will be located at Aune-Osborn Park. Please contact 906-635-1949 or 906-630-7259 for more information.… Read the rest

60th Annual Art on the Rocks

July 21, 2018

Marquette, MI – Art on the Rocks has grown to be one of the finest art shows in the country, attracting over 140 artists and 10,000 people each year. In 2018, we will be celebrating our 60th annual fine art and crafts festival in Mattson Lower Harbor Park, sandwiched between Marquette’s historic downtown and the Cinder Pond Marina on beautiful Lake Superior the weekend of July 28th and July 29th.

Reunion, vacations and other events are scheduled to insure that a visit to Art on the Rocks can be the focal point of a trip to the Upper Peninsula, specifically Marquette in late July. This celebration of art and talent has been an important component every summer for a half a century for those who live or visit in this area.… Read the rest

Story Time & Book Signing with Aurthor Krissy Bystrom Emery – July 24

July 21, 2018

Marquette, Mi.– Story Time & Book Signing with Author Krissy Bystrom Emery will be at the Marquette Food Co-Op this Tuesday, July 24 at 11:30 a.m.

Author Krissy Bystrom Emery will be reading her new book, “The Paw Paw Fruit Does the Cha-Cha Scoot.” It’s a cute story sharing the health benefits behind the Paw Paw Fruit for children pre-K through 3rd grade. This presentation and healthy ‘fruitful’ snacks afterward is a great way for kids to keep busy with literacy and nutrition.

Krissy will be signing her books for those who wish to take home a personalized copy to keep. Learn more about her company mission at SuitFruitBooks.com

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Art on the Rocks – July 28

July 21, 2018

Marquette, MI – Art on the Rocks has grown to one of the finest art shows in the country, attracting over 140 artists and 10,000 people each year. In 2018, we will be celebrating our 60th annual fine art and crafts festival in Mattson Lower Harbor Park, sandwiched between Marquette’s historic downtown and the Cinder Pond Marina on beautiful Lake Superior the weekend of July 28th and July 29th. To maintain the tradition of excellence, 30% of the show is made up of artists invited based on a scoring system used by our previous show judges and the other 70% selected in a jury process held in April.

Reunion, vacations and other events are scheduled to insure that a visit to Art on the Rocks can be the focal point of a trip to the Upper Peninsula, specifically Marquette in late July.… Read the rest