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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 or call 228-9510.
Carolyn McManis, Library Programming Coordinator, 226-4318 | 442018883


Event Dates and Times

9/9/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 1:00 PM
Holmquist Feed Mill, Trenary, MI 49891
Great Northern Poultry and Livestock Connection (GNPLC) will have last Swap/Bazaar of the 2017 season it will be held at Holmquist Feed Mill in Trenary, MI, Saturday, Sept.9th from 10:00 AM - 1:00PM est.

GNPLC members are free, and Non-members are $5 to sell. Membership is $15 per year/per family. A silent auction will run from 10:00 AM till noon. Donations for the auction are accepted and appreciated. 50/50 raffle, concessions are available, there will be music.

Contact Eileen for information at (906) 225-9920 or Connie at (906) 346-9506.
Free admission to Public rain or shine. All dogs must be on leash.


Eileen 906 225-9920 | 441754633

Traditional Music Jam

Event Dates and Times

9/9/2017 - Starts: 2:00 PM - Ends: 5:00 PM
Peter White Public Library, Community Room, Marquette, MI
On Saturday, September 9 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm the Peter White Public Library will host a traditional music jam in the library’s community room.

Bring your guitar, banjo, fiddle, bass, ukulele, harmonica, or just your voice, and join other acoustic musicians and vocalists for a community jam session. Celebrate the traditional folk music of the Carter Family, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, and others. It’s a chance to share your love of music and learn a new song or instrumental technique. A limited quantity of sheet music is available for those not familiar with the songs. Listeners and singers are always welcome. This will be the first music jam of the fall season, so be sure to come out.

There is no admission charge to attend this event which is sponsored by the Hiawatha Music Co-op and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library.

Call 906-226-4318 or visit for more information.
Carolyn McManis, Library Programming Coordinator, 226-4318 | 441583223

9th Annual Benoit Bash for Bay Cliff Health Camp

Event Dates and Times

7021 M.5 Lane Escanaba Michigan
9th annual Benoit Bash for Bay Cliff Health Camp. A benefit to support Bay Cliff Health Camp a non-profit wellness camp located in Big Bay, Michigan, that offers year-round programs that promote wellness for children and adults with physical disabilities.
The event being held on Saturday, September 9, 2017 is a free event with bucket raffles, food, bounce houses, live music, dunk tank and much more. The event begins at noon and runs unti midnight with family time from noon to 6:00 pm. Located in Soo Hill at 7021 M.5 Lane. For more information or to make a donation contact Kristy Benoit at 399-7126 or Steve Benoit at 399-4195.
Stephen Benoit
7021 M.5 Lane
Escanaba, MI. 49829 | 441544743

Escanaba Public Library Back to School Open House

Event Dates and Times

9/9/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 1:00 PM
Escanaba Public Library 400 Ludington Street, Escanaba, MI 49829
The Friends of the Escanaba Public Library invite you to come and learn about all the great resources available to support student success at the library. Demonstrations of online learning tools and tours of the library. Special activities include a demonstration on preparing healthy lunches, storytelling, a drumming circle for all ages, and a make-and-take book bag. A free book for each child attending (while supplies last), give-aways and drawings for school supply gift cards for all. Present a current library card or sign-up for a new card and enter for a chance to win a Chromebook.
Escanaba Public Library
(906) 789-7323 | 441394573

Calumet Players Fall Musical - "Sister Act"

Event Dates and Times

9/8/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM
9/9/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM
9/15/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM
9/16/2017 - Starts: 7:30 PM
9/17/2017 - Starts: 2:00 PM
Historic Calumet Theater, Calumet
The Calumet Players Fall musical this year is "Sister Act" with music by Allan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner. The musical is the same as the motion picture "Sister Act" and the story is the same, with new music.

The performances will take place at the Historic Calumet Theater, Calumet, on September 8, 9, 15, and 16 at 7:30 p.m. and September 17, at 2:00 p.m. Ticket price is $15. Call the box office at 906-337-2610 for tickets or visit to order online. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. | 441302353

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, 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 | 440904693

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 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

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