The Peter White Public Library received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, which is funding its Big Read programs. The chose book for the program this year is "An American Sunrise" by indigenous author and U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo.
Silver Creek Church and its thrift store have hundreds of winter clothing items to be donated back to the community. If you are in need of a coat, snow pants, hat, gloves, scarf, or boots, call Silver Creek Church at (906) 249-1715 to schedule a pick up time to receive your free winter ware.
The U.P.-based production team has produced two seasons of Northbound so far, which can be streamed online at seeka.tv. The premier of season three at the Braumart is a fundraiser for future production.
The non-profit based in Suttons Bay, MI provides educational programming to individuals, schools, and other groups looking for an immersive experience on the Great Lakes. The schooner, fittingly named Inland Seas, will be in the U.P. until August 7th, however its programs are booked up already. Fred Sitkins, the executive director of the program, says to watch out for the 77-foot sail boat next summer because the ISEA is looking to make a comeback with more public programs.