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COMPUTER COACHING - First Time Facebook

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1/15/2018 - Starts: 3:00 PM
Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St., Marquette, MI 49855
PWPL Reference Staff will offer "First Time Facebook: computer class at the Peter White Public Library on Monday, January 15 at 3:00 p.m. Meet in the Computer Lab for an overview of Facebook, how to set up an account and create a Facebook page.
Lynette Suckow, 906-226-4312, refdesk@pwpl.info

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Wonder Babies

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1/2/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/8/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/9/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/15/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/16/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/22/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/23/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/29/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
1/30/2018 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
Peter White Public Library Community Room. Marquette, MI
Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-18 months and a loving adult. Older siblings welcome. Adult social time from 10-10:15am, storytime begins at 10:15am. Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323

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Storytime for Non-Movers

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1/2/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/8/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/9/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/15/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/16/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/22/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/23/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/29/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
1/30/2018 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
Peter White Public Library Community Room. Marquette, MI
Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their loving adult. We ask that older siblings do NOT attend. Adult social time and play time after storytime. Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323

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Harry Potter Club Grades 6-8

Event Dates and Times

1/15/2018 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
Peter White Public Library Shiras Room. Marquette, MI
All upperclassmen wizards in grades 6-8 are invited to the class Harry Potter 101 as we discuss all things Harry Potter! Free of charge. Open to the public. For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323

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Monday Night Senior Skate

Event Dates and Times

12/4/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
12/11/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
12/18/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
12/25/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
1/1/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
1/8/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
1/15/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
1/22/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
1/29/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
2/5/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
2/12/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
2/19/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
2/26/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
3/5/2018 - Starts: 7:30 PM - Ends: 9:20 PM
Marquette Lakeview Arena - Olson Rink
Senior Skate (age 50+). A NEW inventory of skates are available for use.
Jane Palmer, Marquette Senior Center Coordinator. 228-0456 or 225-8564

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Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions

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1/8/2018
1/15/2018
1/22/2018
1/29/2018
Marquette
Read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make your own Zine! Ages 8-12. For more information call 226-4320, visit pwpl.info, or check out the Peter White Public Library page on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323

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Multiculturalism in the UP

Event Dates and Times

1/15/2018 - Starts: 6:30 PM - Ends: 8:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, Community Room, Marquette, MI
On Monday, January 15, the Peter White Public Library will host a round table discussion with Linda Cobe, Timothy Derwin, Mohey Mowafy, and Kadijah Wilson on Multiculturalism in the UP at 6:30 pm in the library’s community room.

A graduate of Northern Michigan University, Linda is an Ojibwe/Oneida elder enrolled with the Lac Vieux Desert Tribe in Watersmeet, MI. She has recently published an autobiography entitled Red, White & Blues. Although Linda has faced a life of abandonment, boarding school, adoption, abuse, and loss of culture, she has come full circle as she has found her way back to self-discovery.

Timothy Derwin earned a BS in political science from Grand Valley State University. He has worked as a supports coordinator the Native American Family Services in Grand Rapids, MI, a behavioral counselor for his Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, and currently as an Indian outreach worker for Marquette, Alger, and Schoolcraft Counties. Traditional cultural ways were taught to him at a young age, and he encourages his two daughters to be involved in as many cultural activities and practices as possible.

Mohey Mowafy came to the United States from Egypt to attend graduate school, after which he was hired as a faculty member at Northern Michigan University. In 2007, he received the Distinguished Faculty Award from NMU. A Muslim member of the Marquette Interfaith Form, he embraces ideals of love, compassion, and forgiveness.

Khadijah came to the United States to attend college, graduating as a registered nurse at Morris Brown University. Since arriving in Marquette 5 years ago, she has served on the board of the Women’s Center, served in public relations on the board of Rotary West, and served as president of the Superiorland Toastmasters.


After the discussion, dessert will be served. There is no admission charge to attend thanks to sponsorship by the Peter White Public Library and Forward Action Michigan-UP. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.
Carolyn McManis, Library Programming Coordinator, 226-4318

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