Shiras Planetarium Fundraising Strategy Luncheon

November 13, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – Marquette Area Public Schools, the Shiras Planetarium, and the Shiras Institute are holding a luncheon/informational talk on Thursday, November 18 at 12:00 pm in the Shiras Planetarium. They will be discussing fundraising efforts to upgrade the technology and the planetarium. Announcements will be made regarding donations already committed and the launch of a public crowdfunding campaign.

The media is invited to attend. The meeting will end by 1:00 pm. A star show will be offered at that time for any attendees wishing to stay until 1:30 pm. Please RSVP to Shiras Planetarium director Becky Simmons at if you plan to attend. Media can enter through door #11 at the Southeast corner of MSHS. Some parking will be reserved there.… Read the rest

Peter White Junior Teen Advisory Board Meeting

November 13, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – The Peter White Junior Teen Advisory Board will meet Wednesday, November 14 from 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm in the Peter White Public Library Shiras Room. All students in grades 5-8 are welcome to join the JTAB. Meet new people and become part of a cool team working to make the library more welcoming and fun for people your age. Snacks will be served. Free. For more information please call 226-4321, email, or visit Find us on Facebook under Peter White Public Library Teen Services.… Read the rest

Babies Play! at Peter White Public Library

November 13, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – Babies Play! is on Wednesday, November 14 from 10:15 am -11:15 am in the Great Room at Peter White Public Library. Join Ms. Sarah as we host an hour of sensory play for ages birth-24 months with a loving adult.  Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest