Citizens’ Climate Lobby Meeting at the PWPL July 13th

July 12, 2019

Marquette, MI – Join the Marquette Chapter of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby for the group’s monthly meeting in the Lions Room of the Peter White Public Library at 12:30 PM on Saturday, July 13th. The national CCL group will present a video-conference to the local chapters during these meetings, which are regularly scheduled the second Saturday of each month.

Musical Mondays Featuring The Peterson Brothers Band July 15th

July 12, 2019

Calumet, MI – Musical Mondays at the Calumet Theatre presents The Peterson Brothers Band on Monday, July 15th at 7:30 pm.

Hailing from Austin, Texas, the Peterson Brothers (Glenn Jr. & Alex) combine youthful energy and modern influences with soul, funk, blues & jazz to a create a sound that is uniquely their own. Having opened for or played with superstars like Gary Clark Jr., Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Buddy Guy, & B.B. King, their live shows feature jam-band style improvisation. They have also played festivals throughout the U.S., including the Chicago Blues Festival, Minnesota State Fair, Riverbend Festival, Austin City Limits Festival, Ogden Roots and Blues, King Biscuit Festival, Old Settler’s Music Fest, Kerrville Folk Festiva,l Lancaster Blues & Roots, Allentown Blues, Brews & Barbecue, and many more.

With a standing room only weekly residency at Austin’s famed music hall, The Continental Club, the Peterson Brothers have been referred to as, “The future of Austin music” by Mark Murray of Sun Radio, and “Some of the most talented musicians I have seen come out of Austin” by Jamfeed.

Tickets: $24. Historic Preservation Fee included in ticket price. Member discounts available. Call the Box Office at 906-337-2610, stop at 340 Sixth Street, Calumet, MI from Noon-5 pm Monday thru Friday OR order tickets online at www.calumettheatre.com.

Gardening Season Extension Workshop July 13th

July 12, 2019

Marquette, MI – The Marquette County Conservation District will host a Gardening Season Extension Workshop on Saturday, July 13th from 10 am – 12 pm. Learn more about urban gardening and gardening with season extenders at this second event in a series. Visit the Facebook page for more information and go to the website to pre-register.

Hadden Sayers Band at Calumet Theatre July 13th

July 12, 2019

Calumet, MI – The Hadden Sayers Band will take the stage at the Calumet Theatre on Saturday, July 13th at 7:30 pm.

Native Texan Hadden Sayers is just as comfortable on a massive festival stage with a Stratocaster in his hands as he is strumming an acoustic guitar in your living room. Equal parts blue-eyed soul and red-hot guitar, his passionate songwriting, which twists roots rock, blues and soul music into something completely fresh, is what sets him apart from the pack.

Tickets: $21.50 Historic Preservation Fee included in ticket price. Member discounts available. Call the Box Office at 906-337-2610, stop at 340 Sixth Street, Calumet, MI from Noon-5 pm Monday thru Friday OR order tickets online at www.calumettheatre.com.

Kingsford Krush Roller Derby vs Chemical City July 13th

July 12, 2019

Iron Mountain, MI – Kingsford Krush Roller Derby’s next bout is Saturday, July 13th against the Chemical City Roller Girls. Catch all the action at Mountain View Ice Arena in Iron Mountain where the doors open at 5 pm and the bout kicks off at 6 pm. Find out more about this bout and all the rest on the Kingsford Krush Roller Derby Facebook page.

Free Defense Industry Growth Program at NMU July 24th

July 12, 2019

Marquette, MI – Northern Michigan University Continuing Education and Workforce Development will host a free program for businesses looking to enter the defense and homeland security sectors from noon to 3:30 pm on Wednesday, July 24, in the Northern Center (formerly University Center). The registration deadline is July 17.

The event begins with a complementary lunch at noon. A panel discussion featuring defense industry experts is scheduled from 12:30-1:30, and breakout sessions on cybersecurity and talent recruitment/retention will be held from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

NMU is working with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) and the Michigan Defense Center to assist businesses in reducing identified barriers that may be preventing entry or growth in these sectors, such as targeted training or business development resources.

To register for the program, call 227-2103 or email conteduc@nmu.edu.

Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball July 13th-14th

July 12, 2019

Sault Ste. Marie, MI – The Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament comes to Sault Ste. Marie July 13th-14th. Watch teams of three take on each other on the streets on Sault Ste. Marie. This event is a great for all ages! Learn more about Gus Macker on the website.