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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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Artist Talk - Walter Van Broekhuizen

Event Dates and Times

9/25/2017 - Starts: 3:00 PM
DeVos Art Museum, Marquette, MI
In conjunction with the Rabbit Island Exhibition, Walter will be giving a talk at the DeVos Art Museum on September 25th. Please visit www.nmu.edu/devos for more information.
Melissa Matuscak

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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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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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Great Girls in Michigan History

Event Dates and Times

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
9/30/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/1/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/2/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/3/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/4/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/5/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/6/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/7/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/8/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
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
10/13/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/14/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/15/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/16/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
10/17/2017 - Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
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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Explore Tech: Lake Superior Water Quality

Event Dates and Times

9/25/2017 - Starts: 4:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street, Marquette, MI, 49855
Peter White Public Library Business Reference Room. Do you love Lake Superior? Then this is the program for you! Come and hear Abbie Debiak from the Superior Watershed present on how water quality is monitored and maintain. Fun, interactive demonstrations will be a part of this exciting program. This is a family program, good for all ages, especially 5 and up. Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info, or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.
*Explore Tech: Engineers Make a World of Difference, a traveling exhibition for libraries, is part of the STAR Library Education Network (STAR_Net) led by the National Center for Interactive Learning at the Space Science Institute. Exhibit partners include the American Library Association, the Lunar and Planetary Institute, and Afterschool Alliance. Explore Tech is supported through a grant from the National Science Foundation.*
Sarah Rehborg
906-226-4323
srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us

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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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Chapter Book Club: The Comic Strip Sessions

Event Dates and Times

9/11/2017 - Starts: 1:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
9/18/2017 - Starts: 1:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
9/25/2017 - Starts: 1:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street, Marquette, MI, 49855
Peter White Public Library Youth Atrium. Listen to a chapter from the book The Terrible Two, then adapt it into a comic strip! Comic book artist Brad Gischia will join us September 11th for a tutorial in comic-strip art. 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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Storytime for Non-Movers

Event Dates and Times

9/5/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
9/11/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
9/12/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
9/18/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
9/19/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
9/25/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
9/26/2017 - Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 11:20 AM
Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street, Marquette, MI, 49855
Peter White Public Library Community Room. 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

Event Dates and Times

9/5/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
9/11/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
9/12/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
9/18/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
9/19/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
9/25/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
9/26/2017 - Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 10:40 AM
Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street, Marquette, MI, 49855
Peter White Public Library Community Room. 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
srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us

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MAC Club

Event Dates and Times

9/25/2017 - Starts: 3:00 PM
Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St., Marquette, MI 49855
“MAC Club” is for anyone with an Apple device, such as iPad or iPhone, to share user experiences and learn new ways to work with Apple products. This class will repeat on the fourth Monday of each month.
Lynette Suckow, Reference Desk
226-4312

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