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BYO Dinner Theater--Detroit

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2/1/2018 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, Community Room, Marquette, MI
The Peter White Public Library invites film fans to enjoy a bring your own dinner movie event on Tuesday, February 1, for a screening of the 2017 film Detroit at 6:00 pm in the library’s community room.

In 1967 during the Detroit race riots, a group of rogue police officers responds to a complaint with violence rather than justice. This film won 5th place out of the top 10 movies from the African American Film Critics Association, and it received the Diversity Award in the WIFTS Foundation International Visionary Awards. Starring John Boyega, Anthony Mackie and Algee Smith, this historical crime drama is rated R and runs 2 hours 23 minutes.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit or call 226-4318.
Carolyn McManis, Library Programming Coordinator, 226-4318 | 471667044

Matinee Movie--Victoria & Abdul

Event Dates and Times

2/1/2018 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 2:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, Community Room, Marquette, MI
On Thursday, February 1, at 12:30 pm, the Peter White Public Library will show the 2017 film, Victoria & Abdul, in the library’s community room as part of its Matinee Movie series. Bring your own lunch and enjoy the movie in a dinner theater setting. Closed captioning will be on to ensure access for all.

In her later years, Queen Victoria strikes up a friendship with a young Indian clerk despite objections from her household. This movie won the Heartland Film Truly Moving Picture Award 2017. Judi Dench, Ali Fazal and Tim Pigott-Smith, this biographical drama is rated PG-13 and runs 1 hour 46 minutes.

There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit or call 226-4318.
Carolyn McManis, Library Programming Coordinator, 226-4318 | 471664854

Masterminds of All Kinds

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2/1/2018 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, Youth Atrium. 217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855
Exercise both sides of your noggin with STEAM-based science, art, and design activities! For grades K-5. For more information call 226-4320, visit, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323 | 468630963

Career and Technical Education Month

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2/1/2018 - 2/28/2018
Career and Technical Education Month®, or CTE Month®, is a public awareness campaign taking place each February to celebrate the value of CTE and the achievements and accomplishments of CTE programs across the country.

One way we are celebrating CTE month in Marquette and Alger Counties this February is by recognizing teachers, students, individuals and community organizations who enhance CTE by contributing to the improvement, promotion, development, quality and progress of CTE. The Marquette Alger CTE committee, whose main focus is helping young people make the best possible career decisions, is sponsoring these awards. In addition to the aforementioned categories, students presenting the best showcase display and poster design at their schools will also be recognized.

Watch and listen for more information and contests throughout the month, and beyond, on Facebook, Twitter and other media outlets.
Jim Yates
Marquette Alger Regional Educational Service Agency
Career and Technical Education Readiness Consultant
312 East Ohio St.
Marquette, MI 49855
(906) 226-5147 | 468323433

"Rent" the Broadway show

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1/25/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM
1/26/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM
1/27/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM
2/1/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM
2/2/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM
2/3/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM
Braumart Theater, Iron Mountain
Rent is a rock musical presented by Dickinson County Community Theatre with music, lyrics, and book by Jonathan Larson, loosely based on Giacomo Puccini's opera La Bohème. It tells the story of a group of impoverished young artists struggling to survive and create a life in New York City's East Village in the thriving days of Bohemian Alphabet City.
Braumart Theater
106 E B St, Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Phone: (906) 239-9002 | 467697233

Guinness World Record Snowmobile Parade

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2/1/2018 - Starts: 2:00 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
Downtown, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
On February 1st, 2018, come to Sault Ste. Marie to help us try to break the world record for the largest snowmobile parade! We need at least 1,048 snowmobiles on February 1, 2018, the Thursday before the 50th Annual International 500 Snowmobile Race.

The $5.00 registration fee per sled is used to cover the costs incurred to break the record.

All snowmobile operators must have a valid driver’s license and a registered sled.
The Sault Events, 906-632-3366, | 467158883

Hiawatha Amateur Radio Association Monthly Meeting

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Marquette County Health Dept Bldg., 184 US Hwy 41 East, Negaunee, Mi 49866
Amateur radio topics and events.
Rich N8GBA at 249-3837 or

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