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Leslie Helakoski Author Visit

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10/10/2017 - Starts: 6:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St., Marquette, MI 49855
Leslie Helakoski will read and talk about some of the children’s books she has written and illustrated on Tuesday, October 10, at 6:30 pm in the Youth Atrium of the Peter White Public Library. Snowbound Books will be on hand for those who wish to purchase Leslie Helakoski’s books. The author will be available to sign books after the presentations.
Lynette Suckow, 906-226-4323

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Tasty Reads--A Thousand Days in Venice

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10/10/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 1:00 PM
Peter White Public Library, Shiras Room, Marquette MI 49855
Tasty Reads, a book group for readers who like to cook, will focus on A Thousand Days in Venice: An Unexpected Romance by Marlena de Blasi at their Tuesday, October 10 meeting at noon in the Peter White Public Library’s Shiras Room.

Marlena is a divorced American chef, traveling through Italy, speaking only food-related Italian. Fernando is a local bank manage in Venice, who knows little English, and who falls in love with Marlena at first sight. Theirs is an unlikely love story, held together by a love of Italian food.

This memoir has been chosen in conjunction with One Book One Community’s 2017 selection Wolf’s Mouth by John Smolens. Share your thoughts about the book and a recipe inspired by it. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4303.

Carolyn McManis, Library Programming Coordinator, 226-4318

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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions

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10/2/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
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10/30/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
10/31/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, Youth Atrium. 217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855
Listen to a chapter from the book The Terrible Two, then adapt it into a comic strip! 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
srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us

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Explore Tech: Engineering Makes a World of Difference Exhibit

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10/2/2017 - 10/11/2017
Peter White Public Library, Children’s Room. 217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855
Adults and children are encouraged to come check out this “Explore Tech” interactive display between August 17th through October 11th! There is an interactive computer kiosk with engineering games, informative display panels, and a Discovery Table with Cubelet 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: Monday thru Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm, Friday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323
srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us

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