Saturday, July 11, 2020

Calendar – Art/Youth – Craft Activity – July 18

Marquette – The Peter White Public Library will host a “One World, Many Crafts” activity for age 6 and older on Monday, July 18 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Community Room. Participants will create multicultural crafts from around the glob...

Calendar – Adopt-a-thon at UPAWS – Apr. 30 – May 1

Negaunee – The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter will host a pet adopt-a-thon on Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1 from noon to 4 p.m. each day. Adopters who bring in an item from the UPAWS wish list will receive a 25 percent discount off the adoption fee for any pet. UPAWS has a [...]

Calendar – Community – U.P. Book Tour 2011 Event in Marquette – July 16

Marquette – The U.P. Book Tour 2011 will feature a book signing with Lauri Anderson, Zilka Joseph, and Lisa Cerasoli Weaver on Saturday, July 16 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Snowbound Books in Marquette. The tour features 60 plus writers, 50 plus events, 30 plus days and 20 plus U.P. cities, making it the [...]

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Used Book Bag Sale – June 30 – July 8

Ishpeming – The Friends of the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library will sponsor a used books bag sale Thursday, June 30 through Friday, July 8 during regular library hours. All proceeds will go to support the library.

Calendar – Community – YMCA Splash Week Activity – May 7

Marquette – The YMCA will sponsor Splash Week May 4 through 7. The week will be devoted to promoting water recreation and safety along Marquette’s Lake Superior shoreline. On Saturday May 7, water-based activities for adults, teens and families will be offered in the Y pool. Learn about water recreation, safety and what to do [...]

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Children’s Leukemia Walk – Aug. 6

Marquette – The 2nd Annual Children’s Leukemia Foundation Walk, to benefit U.P. families affected by leukemia and lymphoma, will be held on Saturday, August 6 at Mattson Lower Harbor Park. Registration is at 9 a.m. and the walk will begin a...

Calendar – Education – 9th Annual Local History Smackdown – Apr. 28

Calumet – The ninth annual Local History Smackdown will be held on Thursday, April 28 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Calumet Theatre in Calumet. Come to watch, learn, and keep score as teams of high school students from the four-county area compete for the trophy and show off their local history knowledge. Find out [...]

Calendar – Groups – Marquette/Alger Regional Interagency Consumer Committee Meeting – Aug. 11

The Marquette/Alger Regional Interagency Consumer Committee will meet Thursday, August 11 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the community room of Grace United Methodist Church in Marquette. Light snacks and refreshments will be served. Marquette/Alger RICC is a gras...

Calendar – Fun – Fayette Historic State Park Heritage Day – Aug. 13

Garden Peninsula – Fayette Historic State Park’s 25 Annual Heritage Day will be held on Saturday, August 13 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the park on the Garden Peninsula between Escanaba and Manistique. Music, crafts, games and sporting activi...

Calendar – Community – UPAWS Summer of Love Pet Adoption Kick-Off – June 3-4

Negaunee – The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter (UPAWS) will kick off their “Summer of Love ” Pet Adoption programs on Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4 with 50% off all pet adoptions. Adoption specials will take place throughout the summer, which is an excellent time to add a new furry friend to your [...]