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Hearts and Hands Fashion Show

Event Dates and Times

10/16/2017 - Starts: 5:00 PM
Baraga, MI
Join us in recognition of national Domestic Violence Awareness Month at the Hearts and Hands Fashion Show to raise funds and awareness regarding our mission of ending domestic and sexual violence. Come out and enjoy an evening of fashion featuring the Crock and Rocker boutique of Michigamme. Tickets are $30 each and include browsing and social hour with local entertainment featuring Belinda Maki, dinner and fashion show, shopping, and a silent auction! Ticket prices include dinner, dessert, non-alcoholic beverage, tax, gratuity, and a donation to the Baraga County Shelter Home. Proceeds from ticket sales and silent auction will benefit the Baraga County Shelter Home and will help us to provide vital advocacy assistance, survivor services and programs in our local community.

Tickets are limited and are available for purchase at the Baraga County Shelter Home Outreach Office and Superior National Bank branches in both L'Anse and Baraga.

5pm - Browsing and social hour
6pm - Dinner and Fashion Show
Shopping and silent action to follow
Char Spruce (906) 201-0240

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Marquette Poetry Circle presents Maiden Voyage

Event Dates and Times

10/16/2017 - Starts: 7:00 PM - Ends: 9:00 PM
Peter White Public Library, Community Room, Marquette, MI
Join the Marquette Poetry Circle for an evening of poems as they celebrate the release of their 5-Year Anthology, Maiden Voyage on Monday, October 16, at 7:00 pm in the Peter White Public Library’s Community Room.

Twenty-nine poets will be on hand to share their work. Included in the anthology are Russell Thorburn, John Taylor, Christine Saari, Omari Rouse, Bert Riesterer, Helen Haskell Remien, Richard J. Rastall, Janeen Pergrin Rastall, Robert Polzin, Thane Padua, Beverly Matherne, Gala Malherbe, Matt Maki, Kevin Madox, Karina Koenig, Jesse Koenig, Akira Koenig, Raja Howe, John Hilden, Tara Channtelle Hill, Kathleen Heideman, John Gubbins, Alex Vartan Gubbins, Michael A. Greer, Tim Gort, Regina Gort, Amber Edmondson, Claudia Drosen, Jo Doran, Lynn Domina, A, Lynn Blummer, Milton J. Bates and Esther Margaret Ayers.

Following the presentation there will be time for book sales and signing. There is no admission charge to attend. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.
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
10/3/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
10/9/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
10/10/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
10/16/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
10/17/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
10/23/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
10/24/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
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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Harry Potter Club Grades 6-8

Event Dates and Times

10/16/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, MACC #4. 217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855
All upperclassmen wizards in grades 6-8 are invited to the class Harry Potter 101, in which we will be discussing“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”. Butter Beer and Every Flavor Beans will provided. Free of charge. Open to the public. For more information call 226-4323, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323
srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us

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Holy Family Parish Harvest Dinner & Bazaar

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10/16/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 3:00 PM
Holy Family Parish Hall, 4011 Co 416 20th Road, Gladstone (Flat Rock)
The dinner will feature a chicken and Ham Dinner with dressing, green beans, corn, mashed potatoes, gravy, rutabagas and pies. There will also be an adult silver dollar booth, bucket raffles with great prizes and a large raffle.
Stephen Benoit 906-399-4195

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Storytime for Non-Movers: NEW Storytime!

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10/2/2017
10/3/2017
10/9/2017
10/10/2017
10/16/2017
10/17/2017
10/23/2017
10/24/2017
10/30/2017
10/31/2017
Peter White Public Library, Community Room. 217 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI 49855
Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their loving adult. We ask that older siblings do NOT attend. Adult social time and play time after storytime. Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323
srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us

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Wonder Babies: NEW Storytime!

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10/2/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/3/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/9/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/10/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/16/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/17/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/23/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/24/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/30/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
10/31/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
Peter White Public Library, Community Room. 217 N. Front Street, Marquette MI 49855
Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for ages 0-18 months and a loving adult. Older siblings welcome. Adult social time from 10-10:15am, storytime begins at 10:15am. Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
Sarah Rehborg, 906-226-4323

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Freedom From Smoking program

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10/2/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
10/9/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
10/16/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
10/23/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
10/30/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
11/6/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
11/13/2017 - Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties (Health Department) in Escanaba, MI
Freedom From Smoking is an evidence-based smoking cessation program that offers tools, tips and support to help you quit smoking for good. Quit day is in week 4. The Health Department is offering Freedom From Smoking free to the public.
Kristi Steger
906-789-8110
ksteger@phdm.org

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Project Keep Kids Warm

Event Dates and Times

9/19/2017 - 11/4/2017
Wesley United Methodist Church in Ishpeming OR Ishpeming Armory
Project Keep Kids Warm
8th Annual outreach ministry to provide winter clothing to needy area youth.

Schedule:
Tuesday September 19, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Assemble bags and labels at Wesley.

Saturday September 23, 10:00 a.m. – Noon (Start at Wesley)
Distribute KKW bags/donation instructions throughout neighborhoods. Lunch follows.

Saturday September 30, 10:00 a.m. – Noon (Start at Wesley)
Collect winter clothing donations throughout the neighborhoods. Snacks follow.

Thursday October 5, 5:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Set up tables and organized winter clothing at the Ishpeming Armory.

Saturday, October 7, 9:00 a.m. – noon.
Help with free shopping day and take down following at the Ishpeming Armory.

October 8 through November 3, Shopping for clothing items not available at the Armory day.

Saturday, November 4, 9:00 a.m. – Noon (At Wesley)
Pick up day for winter clothing not available at the Armory day.
Dick Derby
Project Coordinator
H: 486-9349
C: 235-0339

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Rabbit Island Artist in Residence Exhibition

Event Dates and Times

9/25/2017 - 11/12/2017
DeVos Art Museum, Marquette, MI
The Rabbit Island Residency, located on a remote island in Lake Superior, unofficially launched in 2010. For the last six years the museum has partnered with the Residency to present public programs and exhibitions featuring the artists in residence. The 2017 exhibition highlights the work of five artists who spent 2—4 weeks on the island between June and September 2016. This is the first year the artists have had nearly a full year to reflect and create work based on their experiences on the island. This year’s exhibition features visual artists Luce Choules (UK), Walter van Broekhuizen (NL) and the collaborative U.S.-based group of Jack Forinash, Kelly Gregory and Mary Rothlisberger. A full color, fully illustrated catalogue will be available, also featuring work by 2016 resident and writer, F. Daniel Rzicznek. The catalogue was designed by Edwin Robert Carter.
Melissa Matuscak

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Great Girls in Michigan History

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9/21/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/20/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/21/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/22/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/23/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/24/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/25/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/26/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/27/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/28/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
9/29/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
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10/9/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/10/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/11/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/12/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
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10/18/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
The Marquette Regional History Center

The Marquette Regional History Center Special Exhibit space hosts:
Great Girls in Michigan History
September 20—October 18
This exhibit will be celebrating nine girls from across Michigan including a wrestler, an activist and a soldier who did great things before they turned twenty. Upper Peninsula girls Nancy Harkness Love, Copper Country aviator during World War II, and Jane Johnston Schoolcraft, Ojibwe creative writer and translator, are featured. This traveling exhibit was created by the Michigan Women’s Hall of Fame. Sponsored by Zonta Club of Marquette. An opening reception is on September 21st from 6-8:00 p.m., $10.00 for adults and 18 and under free. Please visit marquettehistory.org or call 906-226-3571 for more info.

Jo Wittler: Please visit marquettehistory.org or call 906-226-3571 for more info.

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