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Maritime Memories

Event Dates and Times

9/4/2017 - Starts: 6:30 PM
Marquette Regional Historical Center
The Marquette Regional History Center presents: Maritime Memories

Spend an evening with character reenactors as they tell their stories of serving at the Marquette and Eagle Harbor lighthouses from the Civil War to the turn of the century. You will meet two female lighthouse keepers, Eliza Truckey and Mary Ann Wheatley, who were monumental for their time. As well, you will meet the first captain of the U.S. Life Saving Service in Marquette, Captain Henry Cleary. Enjoy these compelling Lake Superior stories and hear how their paths intertwine. There is a $5.00 Suggested donation for this program. For more info visit marquettehistory.org or call 906.226.3571.
Jessica Bays
(906) 226-3571

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Library Treasure Sale & Silent Auction

Event Dates and Times

9/1/2017 - 9/29/2017
Peter White Public Library, Marquette, MI
Are you a fan of estate sales and auctions? Drop by the Peter White Public Library to take advantage of our Library Treasure Sale and Silent Auction taking place this September.

The Peter White Public Library has been cleaning closets, and we will be offering items for sale. These are items which have been collecting dust in our closets, under desks and hidden away in various other nooks and crannies. If you like a good treasure hunt, you’ll want to be sure you visit the library!

Treasure Sale
The Library Treasure Sale will take place in the Business Reference Room on the upper floor of the library. This sale will be held Thursday, September 7 from 10am – 5pm; Friday, September 8 from 10am – 6pm; and Saturday, September 9 from 10am – 1pm. Don’t let the dust bunnies fool you. There are many collectibles included in this sale: china sets, a 24-carat gold-plated kazoo, statues, vases, and more!

Silent Auction
Through the month of September, the Peter White Public Library will display art, furniture, and other objects which will be sold as part of a fundraising silent auction. Visit the Huron Mountain Club Gallery on the main floor of the library to view this exhibit. Items will be available for bid September 1st - September 29th.

Proceeds from the sale and silent auction will benefit library services and programs. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 228-9510.
Carolyn McManis, Library Programming Coordinator, 226-4318

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IXL Historical Museum open through Labor Day

Event Dates and Times

8/24/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
8/25/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
8/26/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
8/27/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
8/28/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
8/31/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
9/1/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
9/2/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
9/3/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
9/4/2017 - Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
W5551 river Street Hermansville Mi 49847
IXL Historical Museum Open through Labor Day
The IXL Historical Museum has decided to extend the summer season to include Labor Day Monday giving visitors a few extra days to see this historic treasure. The days and times are Thurs – Monday from 12:30 – 4pm cdt. Group tours of the museum are available through the fall by appointment. Please call Eugene Arduin at 906-498-2457 or Janet Ducat at 906-498-2429 to make arrangements for tours. Thank you to everyone who visited us in 2017!
Mary Zychowski

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Labor Day Parade

Event Dates and Times

9/4/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 12:00 PM
Ishpeming, MI
Starting along Euclid Street, Main Street, Division Street and Lakeshore Drive. This year’s Parade Marshall will be Carolyn Hietamaki, newly retired from MNA. The theme for this year is “Working Together, Leading the Way”. A vast array of local affiliated unions will march together to celebrate the labor movement's achievements a
Tony Ghiringhelli, (906) 236-3889

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Labor Day Festival

Event Dates and Times

9/4/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
Lake Bancroft Park, Ishpeming, MI
Come to the 28th Annual Labor Day Festival in Ishpeming! There will be a Picnic and a Rally from 12 noon to 4:00 pm at Lake Bancroft Park on Lakeshore Drive and Euclid Streets.

The Picnic and Rally will include music, speeches from candidates, union officials and children’s activities. In addition, Cliff Shaft volunteers will once again be providing free tours (donations will be accepted and are encouraged!) from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. for those that are interested in visiting the Museum.

We will be having a picnic lunch. The cost of lunch tickets will be $6.00. The menu includes the following; your choice of a pasty or 2 hot dogs & chips, desert and pop or milk. Tickets for adult beverages will be $3.00 each. Additional pop and water will be $1.00 each.
Tony Ghiringhelli, (906) 236-3889

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Explore Tech: Engineering Makes a World of Difference Exhibit

Event Dates and Times

9/1/2017 - 9/30/2017
Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street, Marquette, MI, 49855
Peter White Public Library Kids’ Room. Adults and children are encouraged to come check out this “Explore Tech” interactive display between August 17th through October 11th! There will be an interactive computer kiosk with engineering games, informative display panels, and a Discovery Table with Cublet Robots, LEGO and Duplos, Keva Planks Brain Teaser, Snap Circuits and more! Come explore engineering with us, and check out how engineers work in our community through the “Faces of Engineering” wall that will display pictures of community engineers at work. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook. PWPL hours are Monday-Thursday 10-9, Friday 10-6 and Saturday 10-5.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323
srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us

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Baraga County CTC - Voting on Youth Survey

Event Dates and Times

8/17/2017 - 9/15/2017
Baraga County
Baraga County CTC wants to know where you think they should focus their time and resources. Visit BaragaCountyCTC.org and click on "Vote Today - 2017 Youth Survey" to vote on the risk factors you think are more important to address in our community. Once voting closes on September 15, Baraga CTC will work to reduce the impact of the top two risk factors. Go online and vote today--Supporting local youth doesn't get much easier than this!
Carrie Rich
Coordinator
906-201-4024

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