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Curling Open House

Event Dates and Times

2/17/2018 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 3:00 PM
2/19/2018 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 9:00 PM
Copper Country Curling Club, Calumet, MI
The Copper Country Curling Club will be holding 2 Open Houses during the Winter Olympics.

Saturday, February 17th from noon-3pm
Monday, February 19th from 6-9pm

The public is invited to stop in to check out the historic “Drill Shop” and to throw a few rocks.
There is no charge.

Please bring a pair of clean gym shoes or other soft bottom shoes/boots to wear on the ice.

The Copper Country Curling Club is located behind the Calumet Colosseum, next to the C-L-K school playground.
Sue Mickus, Secretary
Phone: 906-296-0986 | 471134553

Museum After Dark: A Howling Good Time

Event Dates and Times

2/17/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM - Ends: 9:30 PM
Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring Street, Marquette
Our Museum After Dark is in deep winter this year. On Sled Dog Weekend, we will go to the dogs, and their ancestors, with our after-dark adventure! Enjoy special guests, activities, games, scavenger hunt, dog themed photo booth, snacks and surprises. Designed for age six and up.
7:15 The Magic of Dogsledding brief presentation with Jackie and Jim Winkowski of Snowy Plains Kennel. Meet a husky sled dog! Learn about equipment and enjoy the scavenger hunt through the gallery based on Jackie's books, "Miki's Challenge," "Miki's Race," and "Promise of the White Dog.” Signed books will be available. Dog lovers young and young at heart will enjoy this evening museum adventure.
Advance ticket purchase recommended. Also available at the door.
$9 for 18 and under, $5 for adult accompanying youth. $7 for individual adult.
Marquette Regional History Center 906. 226.3571 | 468903153

Valen Tails

Event Dates and Times

2/17/2018 - Starts: 5:00 PM
Norway, Michigan
Fundraiser for the Almost Home Animal Shelter. Family style dinner, raffles and silent auction.
Nancy Schaub 906-774-4002 | 468630963

Career and Technical Education Month

Event Dates and Times

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 | 468324323

McDonald Lake Ice Fishing Derby

Event Dates and Times

2/17/2018 - Starts: 8:00 AM - Ends: 11:55 PM
2/18/2018 - Starts: 12:00 AM - Ends: 2:00 PM
McDonald Lake Public Access, Gulliver, MI
Adult contest includes prize for longest perch, pike and walleye. All children (12 and under) registered in derby will receive an entry gift. If the child catches a fish they will be entered in a drawing for additional prizes. Longest three perch caught by children receive a free mount. Official contest rules available at registration sites. Advance registration at Gulliver's Crossroads and BG's Mini Mart in Gulliver and Top 'O Lake in Manistique. Registration closes at NOON on Saturday, February 18.
Stacie Zellar, 906-450-3137 | 468323193

Lady Elks Wine & Cheese Party to benefit Bay Cliff Health Camp

Event Dates and Times

2/17/2018 - Starts: 7:00 PM - Ends: 11:00 PM
Negaunee Elks' Lodge, Negaunee MI 49866
The Negaunee Lady Elks are hosting their 6th annual Wine and Cheese Party fundraiser for Bay Cliff Health Camp on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Negaunee Elks’ Lodge from 7:00-11:00 pm. Tickets are available at the door for $15.00 which includes 3 glasses of wine, a wide variety of hot and cold, wide variety of hors d'oeuvres prize drawings and musical entertainment by Pierre Ogea.
Barb Munson, 906-475-9405- | 467546503

Sand Lake Pub Ice Fishing Derby

Event Dates and Times

2/17/2018 - Starts: 7:00 AM - Ends: 3:00 PM
Sand Lake Pub – 851 Highway 17 N., Phelps, WI 54554
Headquartered at Sand Lake Pub in Phelps, WI with fishing on Big Sand Lake only. All prizes awarded afterwards.
Info: Dan and Connie - 715-545-3200
Facebook: Sand Lake Pub
Info: Dan and Connie - 715-545-3200

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