LEGO Crew at Peter White Public Library

March 29, 2019

Marquette, MI – LEGO Crew is on Fridays in April (5th, 12th, 26th) from 4:30 pm-5:30 pm in the Peter White Public Library Great Room (formerly Youth Atrium). Meet other LEGO enthusiasts and build LEGO projects. Family friendly. LEGOs provided. For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.

Preschool Storytime at Peter White Public Library

March 29, 2019

Marquette, MI – Preschool Storytime will take place on Fridays in April (5th, 12th, 26th) from 1:00 pm -2:00 pm in the Peter White Public Library Great Room. Join us for books, songs, crafts and more, for preschool aged children. For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.

Paw Pals with Pet Partners

March 29, 2019

Marquette, MI – Paw Pals with Pet Partners is on Thursdays in April (4th, 11th, 18th, 25th) from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm in the Peter White Public Library Great Room. All children are invited to come read and/or visit a friendly, calm dog! Advance registration is available. Drop in also encouraged – no registration required. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.

Student Fair at Bothwell Middle School April 5th

March 29, 2019

Marquette, MI – Bothwell Middle School will be hosting their annual Student Fair on Friday, April 5th from 8:00 am-2:45 pm in the school gymnasium. This year’s theme is “Living a Healthy & Active Lifestyle.” Students may participate in exercise demonstrations, have their blood pressure checked, and visit over a dozen booths at the Fair. Exhibitors will provide interactive stations for students to learn about the effects of alcohol and tobacco use/abuse, concussion awareness, and eating disorder prevention.

Community members from the Marquette City Police Department, Marquette City Fire Department, NMU PEIF, Clear Lake, PEAK Gymnastics, the Marquette YMCA, as well as many others will be participating in this exciting event.

The focus of the Fair supports the Michigan Coordinated School Health expectations and fosters connections for students in our community. Parents are welcome between 8-11:50 am or 1:00-2:45 pm and are asked to register in the Office before visiting the Fair. For more information, please contact Bothwell Middle School at 225-4262.

Hungarian Group Söndörgő to Perform April 5th

March 29, 2019

Marquette, MI – The Beaumier Heritage Concert Series will present Hungarian folk group Söndörgő at 7:30 pm on Friday, April 5th at Kaufman Auditorium. The performance in Marquette is the first stop on the North American leg of the group’s international tour, which began on March 20th in Budapest, Hungary, and is expected to conclude May 11th in Zürich, Switzerland.

Söndörgő is a folk music group comprised of three brothers, Áron, Benjamin and Salamon Eredics, cousin Dávid Eredics and Attila Buzás, the only non-family member.

Hailed as “one of Europe’s most versatile and exciting bands” by Songlines Magazine, the band was formed in 1995 Szentendre, Hungary. They have played at many of the most prestigious world music festivals and venues in Europe, such as WOMEX, WOMAD, Roskilde, the Barbican and many others. Their most recent album Tamburocket topped the European World Music Chart for four consecutive months.

Student tickets are $10 advance/$12 door and general public tickets are $15 advance/$17 door.