Monday, January 18, 2021

Calendar – Faith – Blessing of the Bikes – June 12

Harvey – A blessing of the bikes will be held on Sunday, June 12 at 2 p.m. in the parking lot of St. Louis the King Church, 264 Silver Creek Road, Harvey. The Rev. Ben Paris will bless motorcycles and bicycles.

Calendar – Benefits/Fundraisers – Third Annual Giant 4th of July 50/50 Raffle

Ishpeming – The Ishpeming Hematites Sport Booster Club is selling tickets for its Third Annual Giant 4th of July 50/50 Raffle. Tickets are $5.00 and can be purchased at the Principal’s Office at Ishpeming High School or from any active booster club member. Booster club members will also be selling tickets on Friday, July 1 [...]

Calendar – Health – Gwinn Health and Safety Fair – May 24

Gwinn – The Gwinn Community Schools will host a Health and Safety Fair on Tuesday, May 24 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at K.I. Sawyer Elementary School. Learn how to make healthy snacks, meet pet therapy dogs, see a fire truck up close, do some dance steps for fun and exercise, have [...]

Calendar – Fun – 6th Annual Great Lakes Rodeo – June 18-19

Sands – The 6th Annual Great Lakes Rodeo will be held Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19 at the Marquette County Fair Grounds in Sands. Events begin with team pulling on Saturday at 11 a.m. A meet and greet with Rodeo Royalty will be at noon, the first rodeo performance at 6 p.m., and [...]

Calendar – Community – U.P. Book Tour 2011 Event in Calumet – July 13

Calumet – The U.P. Book Tour 2011 will feature a book signing with Steve Hamilton on Wednesday, July 13 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Calumet Library in Calumet. The tour features 60 plus writers, 50 plus events, 30 plus days and 20 plus U.P. cities, making it the largest literary event in the [...]

Calendar – Theater – The Diary of Anne Frank – Apr. 28-30

Marquette – The Marquette Senior High School Drama Department will present “The Diary of Anne Frank” Thursday through Friday, April 28 through 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Kaufman Auditorium. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for students and are available in Marquette at the Superior Dome, Forest Roberts Theatre, and the TCF Bank in the [...]

Calendar – Education/Sports – Beginning Golf Classes Starting – May 2

Ishpeming – Ishpeming-Negaunee-NICE Community Schools will offer beginning golf classes starting May 2. A four-week class will be offered from 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays at the Wawonowin Golf and Country Club. Cost is $35. A three week Monday and Wednesday class will be offered from 6 to 7:15 p.m. at the Red Fox Run [...]

Calendar – Outdoors – Pedaling With Superior – June 10

Marquette – The Superior Alliance for Independent Living will offer Pedaling With Superior on Friday, June 10 at 1:30 p.m. beginning at the SAIL office, 1200 Wright Street in Marquette. All you need is a smiling face, a bike and a helmet. Handcycles are available to use at no charge. Bikes can be rented for [...]

Calendar – Youth/Faith – Collage on Main Street Vacation Bible School – June 27-30

Marquette – First United Methodist Church invites all area youth to “Collage on Main Street” Vacation Bible School, Monday, June 27 through Thursday, June 30 at 111 E. Ridge Street in Marquette. The event begins with a family meal every evening at 5:30 p.m. Following the meal, children will experience faith through the arts as [...]

Calendar – Holidays – Fourth of July Dog Dash Registrations Being Accepted

Marquette – Registrations are being accepted for the third annual Marquette Sunrise Dog Dash, scheduled for Monday, July 4. Participants may register by mail in advance or at 7:15 a.m. on event day at Shiras Park, located at the corner of Lakeshore Boulevard and East Fair Avenue. Entry forms are available at Marquette pet and [...]