Women of Wonder Workshop at Peter White Public Library

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 9, 2018 – Learn how to create a more glamorous you at Peter White Public Library on Tuesday, November 13th from 6:30 – 8:00 pm for those special holiday occasions, with step-by-step makeup tips from Eunai Danek. Please bring your makeup and a small stand-up mirror.… Read the rest

National Adoption Day Event at Peter White Public Library

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 9, 2018 – There will be a National Adoption Day get-together, hosted by the Probate Court, at Peter White Public Library on Tuesday, November 13th from 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.… Read the rest

Traditional Music Jam at Peter White Public Library

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 9, 2018 – Join others who enjoy playing and singing traditional music at Peter White Public Library on Saturday, November 10th from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Listeners are welcome.… Read the rest

National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Groups and Educational Meetings

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 9, 2018 – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness.

Support groups will gather Monday, November 12 and Thursday, November 15 at 7:00 pm in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org.… Read the rest

International Folk Dancing

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 9, 2018 – The NMU International Dancers teach dances from all around the world. No experience or dance partner is necessary. International Folk Dancing is on Tuesday, November 13 at 7:15 at Dance Zone in Marquette. Lessons are free!… Read the rest

Friday Fish Fry at Holiday Inn

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 9, 2018 – The Holiday Inn will host their Friday Fish Fry on November 9th at 5:00 pm.… Read the rest

NCLL Hosts Lambeau Field Trip

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 8, 2018 – The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will offer a guided, behind-the-scenes ‘Legendary Tour’ of Lambeau Field and the Packers Hall of Fame, along with a visit to the Botanical “Garden of Lights” on Friday, December 14. The registration deadline is Friday, November 16. The bus tour will leave Marquette at 7:30 am and return at about midnight.

The excursion will explore the newly developed “Titletown” area of Green Bay during the day and the “Garden of Lights” with over 300,000 twinkling lights in the evening. The journey back to Marquette will include a drive through the annual “Winter Wonderland Avenue of Lights” display in Oconto, Wisconsin.

The cost is $89 for NCLL members and $95 for nonmembers, which includes coffee and donuts, but not meals. For more information, contact event liaisons Ginger Bollero-Petry at 228-8051 or Paula McCormick at 228-5489.… Read the rest

Anti-Semitism, Resurgent Fascism Discussion

November 9, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 8, 2018 – Canadian political theorist Ronald Beiner will present “Dangerous Minds in Dangerous Times” at Northern Michigan University. His talk is scheduled from 7-9 pm on Thursday, November 15 in the Ontario Room of the University Center. Admission is free and light refreshments will be provided. Beiner will explore themes from his latest book, Dangerous Minds: Nietzsche, Heidegger, and the Return of the Far Right.

Beiner is chair of the political science at the University of Toronto, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and author of many books on political theory. His talk will cover topics including the rise of the alt-right and the role of political philosophy in educating citizens. NMU professor Jonathan Allen will present a short response, followed by a Q&A, discussion and debate

This event is supported by a grant from the Institute for Humane Studies, in cooperation with the NMU Center for Academic and Intellectual Freedom.… Read the rest

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