August 2017 Calendar

1 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:30 a.m.; Sunset 9:22 p.m.

Calumet

• Vaudeville. Members of the Calumet Drama Club will perform acts of singing, dancing, comedy, magic and juggling. $12. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Ishpeming

• Blood Drive. 4 to 6 p.m. Michigan Department of Transportation, 100 Westwood Dr. 485-6322, ext. 112.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Storytime for 2s and 3s. Stories, fingerplays and activities for 2 and 3-year-olds. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Mr. Jim’s Toddler Clubhouse. Toddlers and their caregivers do hands-on activities together. Monday through Friday. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 11 a.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Historic Bus Tour. The tour travels through the Historic District, the waterfront and the Marquette Lighthouse area. Arrive early to board the bus. $20. 1 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Teen Zone Chill. Students in grades 7 through 12 are invited for board games, puzzles, snacks and more. 3 p.m. Teen Zone, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• International Dance Club. NMU International Dancers offer recreational folk dancing for all ages. 7:15 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Michigamme

• Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. Noon. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

• Cribbage. 7 p.m. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

Munising

• Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market. 4 to 7 p.m. Binsfeld Bayshore Park, 355 Elm St. munisingmarket@gmail.com

Negaunee

• Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Afternoon at the Museum. Dr. James Surrell will present Lake Superior is Truly Superior. 2 p.m. Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Rd. 475-7857.

• Storytime. Children 5 and older are welcome for activities including crafts, LEGOs and reading. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

 

2 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:31 a.m.; Sunset 9:20 p.m.

Calumet

• Movie Magic. The film Maleficent will be shown. $1. 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

• Spotted Knapweed Pull. Join Nancy Leonard for invasive species removal. Bring your own lunch, water, boots and work gloves. RSVP for directions. 11 a.m. Location available upon registration. nancy@einerlei.com

Escanaba

• Great Lakes Boat Building School. Ryan Henninen of the Great Lakes Boat Building School will discuss how the school teaches and inspires students in the art and craft of traditional and contemporary wooden boatbuilding and prepares them for productive and rewarding careers.  Noon-1 p.m.  Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South.  786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Gwinn

• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Playing Our Way to a Better World. Youth ages 0 to 4, and a caregiver, are invited for park games, water play and art. Separate activities for babies to age 2. Rain date is August 9. 10 a.m. Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Lakeshore Blvd. 226-4320.

• Medicare Informational Clinic. 1 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-6169.

• Summer Glow Club. LGBTQ teens and their allies are invited for snacks and to hang out with friends. 1 p.m. Teen Zone, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

• Build a Better World with Food. Students in grades 2 to 5 will learn tips for eating healthy. 2 to 4 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Summertime Scribblers Creative Writing Club. Students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to make a personalized cover for their journals. 3 p.m. Teen Zone, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

• Blood Drive. 5 to 8 p.m. Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1700 W. Fair Ave. 236-3062.

• Historic Bus Tour. The tour travels through the Historic District, the waterfront and the Marquette Lighthouse area. Arrive early to board the bus. $20. 6 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

• Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Migraines and Headaches. P.A. Bonnie Kilpela, Drs. Jennifer Dehlin and Christopher Dehlin will discuss causes, symptoms and treatments of migraines and headaches. 7 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Farmers Market. Shop for local produce and items from artisans. Enjoy music performed by Caitlyn. 4 to 7 p.m. Miner’s Park, corner of Maas Street and US-41. www.cityofnegaunee.com

• Negaunee City Band Concert. Bring your own chair and listen to the city band perform. 7:30 p.m. Outdoor Performing Arts Center, end of Iron Street.

Seney

• Wildlife Wednesday Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour guided auto tour of the refuge backcountry. Please arrive 15 minutes early. 7 p.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

3 THURSDAY

Sunrise 6:33 a.m.; Sunset 9:19 p.m.

Chassell

• Celebrate Finland’s Centennial Year. 7 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Ishpeming

• Feeding American Mobile Food Truck. Bring a sturdy container for food. 10 a.m. VFW Post 4573, 310 Bank St. 486-4856.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Matinee Movie. The film Midnight Special will be shown. 12:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Preschool Storytime. Youth ages 3 to 6 and a caregiver are invited for stories and fun at the beach. 1 p.m. McCarty’s Cove, Lakeshore Blvd. 226-4320.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Build an Awesome Veggie Meal. Students in grades 5 through 12 are invited to make veggie sandwich wraps and smoothies. 2 to 4 p.m. Workshop #3, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

• Harry Potter Fan Club. Students will design and make their own mini-broomstick. 4:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Pizza Night. Call before 5:30 p.m. to order a one-topping medium pizza. Pizza, $6 plus museum entry fee. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• BYO Dinner Theater The film Deadpool will be shown. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. 6 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St. 361-8308.

• Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Northern Vegans Potluck Picnic. Join others and bring a vegan dish to share. Bring your own beverage, place settings and utensils. 6 p.m. Miner’s Park, 800 Maas St. 236-1279 or www.northernvegans.com

Republic

• Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program Seminar. Learn about programs available to help pay for Medicare out-of-pockets costs and the new Medigap subsidy to help pay. 11:30 a.m. Riverview Heights Senior Meal Site, 174 Willow Dr. 217-3028 or www.upcap.org

 

4 FRIDAY

Sunrise 6:34 a.m.; Sunset 9:18 p.m.

Crystal Falls

• Humongous Fungus Festival. Activities include rummage sales, a parade and the Toadstool Tournament kick-off.  Rummage sales, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Parade, 5:30 p.m. Downtown, Toadstool Tournament, following the parade, Runkle Lake Park. www.iron.org

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Hancock

• Canal Rock Series. Listen to music performed by the Polka Drifters. Artists and crafters will be selling their works on the boardwalk. 6 to 9 p.m. Porvoo Park Waterfront, Navy St. www.cityofhancock.com

Marquette

• Pool Noodle Fridays. Build giant structures out of pool noodles. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Children’s Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• National Noon Out. Youth and their caregivers are invited to meet safety officers, enjoy games and live music in the courtyard. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Guardians of WOW. Youth 8 to 18 will learn how to help with the animals, interact with exhibits and be a leader in the museum during this FREE program. Parents or guardians must attend training. Youth, 4 to 6 p.m. Parent meeting, 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Community Yoga Class. This free class is taught by yoga teachers in-training. 5:30 p.m. Marquette Yoga Center, 102 W. Washington St. 250-2323.

• Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

5 SATURDAY

Sunrise 6:35 a.m.; Sunset 9:16 p.m.

Calumet

• Farmer’s Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sixth Street. www.mainstreetcalumet.com

Crystal Falls

• Humongous Fungus Festival. Activities include toadstool tournament, rummage sales, kids games, a pie social, cookouts, pageants and the street dance. Time and locations vary. www.iron.org/fungusfest

Escanaba

• Family Fun Day 2: Discover Our Great Lakes.  Activities include games, prizes, science experiments and art. Meet and talk with members of three U.P. rowing clubs. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Ludington Park near the bandshell. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

• Waterfront Art Festival.  More than 50 vendors will showcase art works. Enjoy music, food and a wooden boat display. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Ludington Park near the bandshell. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Ishpeming

• Bean Bag Toss. Noon. VFW Post 4573, 310 Bank St. 486-4856.

Marquette

• Downtown Farmers Market. Items from local farmers and artisans will be available for purchase. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St. www.mqtfarmersmarket.com

• Build a Better World Book Fair #3. Those who have logged a minimum of 20 minutes of reading for 10 days can pick out a free book. Bring you reading log. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 1 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Artisans at the Forge. Local and regional artisans will display metalworking, woodworking, textiles and other crafts. Music, games and guided tours will be available. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Rd. 475-7857.

Sands

• Sands Speedway: Yooper Classic Bump-N-Run Race. Prices vary. Time trials, 3:30 p.m. Main events, 5 p.m. Sands Speedway, 675 Old CR-553. www.sandsspeedway.com

 

6 SUNDAY

Sunrise 6:36 a.m.; Sunset 9:15 p.m.

Copper Harbor

• Geology Field Trip. Join geologist Erika Vye on a hike along the north shore. Bring snacks, water and appropriate footwear. 11 a.m. Keweenaw Shore Nature Sanctuary, M-26 past the Brockway Mountain Drive’s west entrance. nancy@einerlei.com

Ishpeming

• Hero Central Vacation Bible School. Youth in pre-kindergarten through grade 6 are invited for stories, crafts, music, science activities and mission. All participates will receive a superhero cape to take home. Dinner and snack time included. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wesley United Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681 or www.ishpemingwesley.org

Negaunee

• Artisans at the Forge. Local and regional artisans will display metalworking, woodworking, textiles and other crafts. Music, games and guided tours will be available. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Rd. 475-7857.

 

7 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:38 a.m.; Sunset 9:13 p.m.

Calumet

• Musical Mondays. Bob Milne will perform. $20. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Escanaba

• Extreme Duct Tape Workshop. 6 p.m. Escanaba Public Library, 400 Ludington St. 789-7328 or www.escanabalibrary.org

• Music Mondays.  The Cadillacs will perform. 7 p.m. Ludington Park near the bandshell. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Ishpeming

• Hero Central Vacation Bible School. Youth in pre-kindergarten through grade 6 are invited for stories, crafts, music, science activities and mission. All participates will receive a superhero cape to take home. Dinner and snack time included. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wesley United Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681 or www.ishpemingwesley.org

Marquette

• Book Babies. Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age 24-months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Computer Coaching: Download E-books and Audio Books. Learn to use the OverDrive app to connect to the library’s E-book and audio book collections. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

• Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• DocuMonday Film. The film I am Not Your Negro will be shown. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Inspired Words. Local authors, poets and songwriters will share recent works during this acoustic event. 7 p.m. Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Negaunee

• Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for children 0 to 24-months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

• Pinochle. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

Skandia

• Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program Seminar. Learn about programs available to help pay for Medicare out-of-pockets costs and the new Medigap subsidy. 11 a.m. Skandia Township Hall, 224 Kreiger Ave. 217-3028 or www.upcap.org

 

8 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:39 a.m.; Sunset 9:12 p.m.

Calumet

• Vaudeville. Members of the Calumet Drama Club will perform acts of singing, dancing, comedy, magic and juggling. $12. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Ishpeming

• Hero Central Vacation Bible School. Youth in pre-kindergarten through grade 6 are invited for stories, crafts, music, science activities and mission. All participates will receive a superhero cape to take home. Dinner and snack time included. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wesley United Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681 or www.ishpemingwesley.org

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Sing-along with Cathy Wales. Cathy Wales will play the guitar while kids sing and do nursery rhyme actions. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 11 a.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Historic Bus Tour. The tour travels through the Historic District, the waterfront and the Marquette Lighthouse area. Arrive early to board the bus. $20. 1 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. www.marquettehistory.org or 226-3571.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Afternoon Movie. The film Enchanted will be shown. This film is rated PG. 3 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• International Dance Club. NMU International Dancers offer recreational folk dancing for all ages. 7:15 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Michigamme

• Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. Noon. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

• Cribbage. 7 p.m. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

Munising

• Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market. 4 to 7 p.m. Binsfeld Bayshore Park, 355 Elm St. munisingmarket@gmail.com

Negaunee

• Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Afternoon at the Museum. Allan Koski will present 8 Tons a Day: The Soft Ore Mines of the Negaunee Mining District. 2 p.m. Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Rd. 475-7857.

• Storytime. Children 5 and older are welcome for activities including crafts, LEGOs and reading. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

 

9 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:40 a.m.; Sunset 9:10 p.m.

Calumet

• Movie Magic. The film Trolls will be shown. $1. 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Escanaba

• Commercially Built Wooden Boasts in the U.P.  Scott Peters, author of Making Waves: Michigan’s Boatbuilding History, 1825-2000, will speak. Noon. Bonifas Art Center, 700 First Avenue South. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Gwinn

• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Ishpeming

• Hero Central Vacation Bible School. Youth in pre-kindergarten through grade 6 are invited for stories, crafts, music, science activities and mission. All participates will receive a superhero cape to take home. Dinner and snack time included. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wesley United Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681 or www.ishpemingwesley.org

Marquette

• Book Babies. Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age 24-months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Medicare Informational Clinic. 1 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-6169.

• Build a Better World with Food. Students in grades 2 to 5 will learn tips for eating healthy. 2 to 4 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice Ribbon Cutting and Open House. Learn about programs and services provided by Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice. Enjoy refreshments, drawings and door prizes. 4 p.m. Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice, 914 W. Baraga Ave. 225-7760.

• Historic Bus Tour. The tour travels through the Historic District, the waterfront and the Marquette Lighthouse area. Arrive early to board the bus. $20. 6 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. www.marquettehistory.org or 226-3571.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

• Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• One Light, Many Lamps World Faith Series: Christianity. The Marquette Interfaith Forum will offer a series of talks centered on several world religions. 7 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-3252 or 361-1844.

• What’s Out There? The Solar Eclipse. The Marquette Astronomical Society will discuss the upcoming solar eclipse. One free pair of safety glasses will be given to each attending family. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Farmers Market. Shop for local produce and items from artisans. MSU Extension will demonstrate how to blanch and freeze green beans. 4 to 7 p.m. Miner’s Park, corner of Maas Street and US-41. www.cityofnegaunee.com

• Negaunee City Band Concert. Bring your own chair and listen to the city band perform. 7:30 p.m. Outdoor Performing Arts

Center, end of Iron Street.

Seney

• Wildlife Wednesday Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour guided auto tour of the refuge backcountry. Please arrive 15 minutes early. 7 p.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

10 THURSDAY

Sunrise 6:41 a.m.; Sunset 9:09 p.m.

Big Bay

• Deer Camps to Grand Camps. Jack Deo will present photographs from his 40-year collection of regional classic deer camps to grand cabins including Granot Loma Lodge. Proceeds benefit the Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve. Advanced tickets only. $15. Social hour, 5:30 p.m. Presentation, 7 p.m. Thunder Bay Inn, 400 Bensinger. 250-5545 or 345-9223.

Curtis

• Shrek, the Musical. Local actors will perform this family-friendly musical. Youth 10 and younger, $10; 11 and older, $20. 7 pm. Erickson Center for the Arts, N9246 Saw-wa-Quatta St. 586-9974.

Chassell

• Rare Birds of the Keweenaw. Joe Youngman will lead this presentation. 7 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Ishpeming

• Hero Central Vacation Bible School. Youth in pre-kindergarten through grade 6 are invited for stories, crafts, music, science activities and mission. All participates will receive a superhero cape to take home. Dinner and snack time included. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wesley United Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681 or www.ishpemingwesley.org

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Pizza Night. Call before 5:30 p.m. to order a one-topping medium pizza. Pizza, $6 plus museum entry fee. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Second Thursday Creativity Series: Dragons. Activities for preschool and elementary-aged children include crafts, a food activity, music and more. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. 6 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St. 361-8308.

• Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Sands

• Marquette County Fair. Youth 4 and younger, free; 5 to 11, $1; 12 and older, $6. Noon to 10 p.m. Marquette County Fairgrounds, 715 M-553. www.marquettecountyfair.org

 

11 FRIDAY

Sunrise 6:43 a.m.; Sunset 9:07 p.m.

Central

• Jazz Central. Enjoy music by Denny McKaig & The Bluffs Orchestra, Mike Irish & Uncle Pete’s All-Star BBQ Blues Band, and Randy Seppala & UP Gumbo. Bring lawn chairs and flashlights. Donations appreciated. 6 p.m. Central Mine, 18 miles northeast of Calumet, off US-41. www.keweenawhistory.org

Curtis

• Shrek, the Musical. Local actors will perform this family-friendly musical. Youth 10 and younger, $10; 11 and older, $20. 7 pm. Erickson Center for the Arts, N9246 Saw-wa-Quatta St. 586-9974.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Hancock

• Canal Rock Series. Listen to music performed by Jan Arnold. Artists and crafters will be selling their works on the boardwalk. 6 to 9 p.m. Porvoo Park Waterfront, Navy St. www.cityofhancock.com

Ishpeming

• Benefit Concert for Mike Davis. The Joshua Davis Trio, Mary Erlewine, Milo Birch and Dr. Scott Doughty will perform. Proceeds benefit Mike Davis’ medical expenses. Tickets available at the Marquette Food Co-op. Youth 12 and younger, $10; 13 and older, $20. Doors open, 6:30 p.m. Concert, 7:30 p.m. W.C. Peterson Auditorium, 319 E. Division St. www.youcaring.com/mikedavismarquette

Marquette

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Free the Music Fest. Local musicians will perform during this family-friendly music festival. 5 to 11 p.m. Lakenenland Sculpture Park, 2800 M-28.

• Community Yoga Class. This free class is taught by yoga teachers in-training. 5:30 p.m. Marquette Yoga Center, 102 W. Washington St. 250-2323.

• School of Rock. Youth are invited to join Bobby Hayes with their instruments for a concert. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 6:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Social Bingo. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Sands

• Marquette County Fair. Youth 4 and younger, free; 5 to 11, $1; 12 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Marquette County Fairgrounds, 715 M-553. www.marquettecountyfair.org

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

12 SATURDAY

Sunrise 6:44 a.m.; Sunset 9:06 p.m.

Calumet

• The Duquesne University Tamburitzans. The dance troupe will perform folk songs from the Eastern European region. Youth 18 and younger, $9; adults, 20. 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Champion

• Meteors and S’mores. Learn about the night sky and view the expected Perseid meteor showers. Rain date is August 13. Michigan recreation passport required or $11 per car for Michigan residents; $9 for nonresidents. 9:30 p.m. Van Riper State Park, 851 CR-AKE. 339-4461.

Chassell

• Storytimes and Crafts for Kids. Children and their families are welcome for stories and crafts. 1:30 to 3 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.

Curtis

• Shrek, the Musical. Local actors will perform this family-friendly musical. Youth 10 and younger, $10; 11 and older, $20. 7 pm. Erickson Center for the Arts, N9246 Saw-wa-Quatta St. 586-9974.

Eagle River

• Redwyn’s Dunes Nature Sanctuary Knapweed Eradication Work Day and Hike. Join stewards Phil and Barb Quenzi to remove spotted knapwood. Bring snacks, water, work gloves and bug repellant. 11 a.m. Redwyn’s Dunes, 3.5 miles east of Eagle River on M-26. nancy@einerlei.com

Escanaba

• LEGO Club: Cars and Trucks. Youth age 5 and older, a caregiver, are invited for building activities. Bring your own LEGOs. 10:30 a.m. Escanaba Public Library, 400 Ludington St. www.escanabalibrary.org or 789-7328.

Marquette

• Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Race: Shore Rock. Bikers will compete in a 10-mile race. Prices vary. 8 a.m. Lakeview Arena, 401 East Fair Avenue. (866)370-7223 or www.oretoshore.com

• Downtown Farmers Market. Items from local farmers and artisans will be available for purchase. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St. www.mqtfarmersmarket.com

• Saturday Book Babies.  Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age 24-months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Free the Music Fest. Local musicians will perform during this family-friendly music festival. Noon to 11 p.m. Lakenenland Sculpture Park, 2800 M-28.

• Marquette Chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby. Learn about advocacy for national polices to address climate change. 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Wave Room, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 360-0662.

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 1 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Materni-Tea. Expectant and new parents will learn about pregnancy, birth and postpartum topics. 2 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 362-1692 or www.superiorbirthingresources.com

• Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Race: Junior, Little and Littlest Rock. Youth racers compete in a four-mile, one-mile or 50-yard race. Prices vary. Four-mile race, 4 p.m. half-mile race, 5 p.m. One-mile race, 5:15 p.m. Lakeview Arena, 401 East Fair Avenue. (866)370-7223 or www.oretoshore.com    

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Michigamme

• Pig Roast. Enjoy pork, corn, beans, coleslaw, roles and dessert. Proceeds benefit the 4th of July committee for the fireworks display. $10. 4 to 7 p.m. Michigamme Township Park, Downtown.

Negaunee

• Ore to Shore Mountain Bike Race: Hard and Soft Rock. Bikers will compete in a 48-mile or 28-mile point-to-point race through Marquette County. Prices vary. 28-mile race, 9 a.m. Teal Lake, Croix Street. 48-mile race, 10 a.m. downtown, corner of Iron and Silver streets. (866)370-7223 or www.oretoshore.com

Sands

• Marquette County Fair. Youth 4 and younger, free; 5 to 11, $1; 12 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Marquette County Fairgrounds, 715 M-553. www.marquettecountyfair.org

 

13 SUNDAY

Sunrise 6:45 a.m.; Sunset 9:04 p.m.

Bark River

• Second Sunday Concert Series. Colin Allured will perform. Price includes a vineyard and wine cellar tour, and two free wine tastings. Advanced tickets, $10; at the door, $15. 3 p.m. Northern Sun Winery, 983 10th Rd. www.northernsunwinery.com or 399-9212.

Calumet

• Walking Your Own Path Spiritual Gathering. Explore holistic modalities. 5 p.m. Northern Specialty Health, 217 Sixth St. (651)707-3830.

Crystal Falls

• Bob Milne Concert. Enjoy an afternoon of American ragtime music. Advanced tickets, $18; at the door, $22. 2 p.m. Crystal Theatre, 304 Superior Ave. 875-3208 or www.thecrystaltheatre.org

Marquette

• Parenting and Play. This free program is coordinated by the Doulas of Marquette. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

Republic

• UFOs, Fact or Fiction, a Wisconsin Perspective. Tom Thomas, a noted Wisconsin aviator, will discuss personal experience and documented experiences. 3 p.m. Republic Township Hall, Kloman Avenue North. 362-2468.

Sands

• Marquette County Fair. Youth 4 and younger, free; 5 to 11, $1; 12 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Marquette County Fairgrounds, 715 M-553. www.marquettecountyfair.org

 

14 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:46 a.m.; Sunset 9:02 p.m.

Escanaba

• U.P. State Fair. Activities include games, rides, crafts, animals and more. Times and prices vary. U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave N. 786-4011 or www.upstatefair.org

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Book Babies. Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age 24-months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Computer Coaching: Fine-tuning Facebook. Learn to how to add photos and adjust privacy settings. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

• Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Superiorland Toastmasters. Individuals develop speaking and leadership skills. 7 p.m. Conference Room, lower level, Peninsula Medical Center, 1414 W. Fair Ave. 235-8557 or www.3834.toastmastersclubs.org

• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Negaunee

• Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for children 0 to 24-months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

• Pinochle. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

15 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:48 a.m.; Sunset 9:01 p.m.

Calumet

• Vaudeville. Members of the Calumet Drama Club will perform acts of singing, dancing, comedy, magic and juggling. $12. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Escanaba

• U.P. State Fair. Activities include games, rides, crafts, animals and more. Times and prices vary. U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave N. 786-4011 or www.upstatefair.org

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Matinee Movie. The film The Hollars will be shown. Noon. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• A Course in Miracles Study Group. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.

• BYO Dinner Theater. The film Silence will be shown. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• International Dance Club. NMU International Dancers offer recreational folk dancing for all ages. 7:15 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Michigamme

• Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. Noon. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

• Cribbage. 7 p.m. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

Munising

• Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market. 4 to 7 p.m. Binsfeld Bayshore Park, 355 Elm St. munisingmarket@gmail.com

Negaunee

• Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Afternoon at the Museum. Gabe Logan will present The Labor Sport Union in the Upper Peninsula. 2 p.m. Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Rd. 475-7857.

• Storytime. Children 5 and older are welcome for activities including crafts, LEGOs and reading. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

 

16 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:49 a.m.; Sunset 8:59 p.m.

Calumet

• Movie Magic. The film Tangled will be shown. $1. 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Escanaba

• Birch Bark Canoes. Larry Godfrey will discuss the process of canoe making. Noon. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

• U.P. State Fair. Activities include games, rides, crafts, animals and more. Times and prices vary. U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave N. 786-4011 or www.upstatefair.org

Gwinn

• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Book Babies. Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age 24-months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• The Doctor is In: Optimizing Your Mental Health. Dr. Tyanne Dosh will discuss tips on improving mental health. Noon. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Medicare Informational Clinic. 1 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-6169.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Lizardry: Balancing the Scales of Reptilian Truth. Dr. Shevy will explain the reptile world. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 4:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

• Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Sci-Fi on Tap. The group will discuss Uglies by Scott Westerfeld. 7 p.m. Ore Dock Brewing Company, 112 W. Spring St. 226-4318.

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Farmers Market. 4 to 7 p.m. Miner’s Park, corner of Maas Street and US-41. www.cityofnegaunee.com

Seney

• Wildlife Wednesday Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour guided auto tour of the refuge backcountry. Please arrive 15 minutes early. 7 p.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

17 THURSDAY

Sunrise 6:50 a.m.; Sunset 8:57 p.m.

Chassell

• Relative Harmony. Audrey Viola, Stephanie Dixon, Teresa Hermanson and Bill Kautto will perform. 7 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Escanaba

• U.P. State Fair. Activities include games, rides, crafts, animals and more. Times and prices vary. U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave N. 786-4011 or www.upstatefair.org

Houghton

• Grief and Bereavement Presentation. Stephen Moeller will present You Are Never Too Old or Too Young to Deal Effectively with Grief and Loss. 6:30 p.m. Copper Country Mental Health, 900 Sharon Avenue. 289-4818.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Pizza Night. Call before 5:30 p.m. to order a one-topping medium pizza. Pizza, $6 plus museum entry fee. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Music on Third Street. Local musicians will perform in front of area businesses. 6 to 8 p.m. Third Street.

• Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. 6 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St. 361-8308.

• Modern Classics. The film Doubt will be shown. 6:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

 

18 FRIDAY

Sunrise 6:51 a.m.; Sunset 8:56 p.m.

Escanaba

• U.P. State Fair. Activities include games, rides, crafts, animals and more. Times and prices vary. U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave N. 786-4011 or www.upstatefair.org

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Hancock

• Canal Rock Series. Listen to music performed by the Superior Pipes and Drums, and the Celtic Quartet. Artists and crafters will be selling their works on the boardwalk. 6 to 9 p.m. Porvoo Park Waterfront, Navy St. www.cityofhancock.com

Marquette

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Community Yoga Class. This free class is taught by yoga teachers in-training. 5:30 p.m. Marquette Yoga Center, 102 W. Washington St. 250-2323.

• Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

• Historic Bus Tour. Bring your lawn chairs for an evening under the stars as Jim Koski shares 21 photos from the J.M. Longyear Research Library. In case of rain, program will be indoors. $5 suggested donation. 10 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Social Bingo. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

19 SATURDAY

Sunrise 6:53 a.m.; Sunset 8:54 p.m.

Big Bay

• Ice Cream and Pie Social. This annual event features sundaes, banana splits, cones, pie ala mode. Church cookbooks and Rada Cutlery available for purchase. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Community Presbyterian Church, 312 Bensinger St. 345-9225.

Champion

• 8th Annual Moosic and Arts Festival. This annual event features music and works by local artisans. Michigan recreation passport required or $11 per car for Michigan residents; $9 for nonresidents. 12:30 to 9 p.m. Van Riper State Park, 851 CR-AKE. 339-4461.

Escanaba

• U.P. State Fair. Activities include games, rides, crafts, animals and more. Times and prices vary. U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave N. 786-4011 or www.upstatefair.org

Ishpeming

• Dance. The Richie Yurkovich Band will perform. $10. 2 to 6 p.m. VFW Post 4573, 310 Bank St. 486-4856.

Marquette

• Downtown Farmers Market. Items from local farmers and artisans will be available for purchase. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St. www.mqtfarmersmarket.com

• Classic Cars on Third Benefit. Proceeds benefit the Women’s Center. Registration fees to be determined. Registration, 10 a.m. Judging, noon. Third Street between Ohio and Park streets. www.downtownmarquette.org

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 1 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Sands

• Sands Speedway Racing. Prices vary. 5 p.m. Sands Speedway, address. www.sandsspeedway.com

 

20 SUNDAY

Sunrise 6:54 a.m.; Sunset 8:52 p.m.

Escanaba

• U.P. State Fair. Activities include games, rides, crafts, animals and more. Times and prices vary. U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave N. 786-4011 or www.upstatefair.org

Marquette

• Local Farm Tours. Tour GrandBee’s Apiary, the MSU North Farm, Reh-Morr Farm, and Treasa’s Treasures. Noon to 5 p.m. Locations vary. Maps located at the Marquette Food Co-op. www.marquetteood.coop

 

21 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:55 a.m.; Sunset 8:50 p.m.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Solar Eclipse Open House. Special glasses will be provided. Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets to watch the eclipse. 1 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

• Computer Coaching: Download E-books and Audio Books. Learn to use the OverDrive app to connect to the library’s E-book and audio book collections. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

• Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Dulcimer Days with Wanda Degen. Listen to traditional and contemporary Celtic, Great Lakes and Appalachian folk music. 7 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Negaunee

• Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for children 0 to 24-months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

• Pinochle. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

22 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:57 a.m.; Sunset 8:49 p.m.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Sing-along with Cathy Wales. Cathy Wales will play the guitar while kids sing and do nursery rhyme actions. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 11 a.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Book Reading. Author B.G. Bradley will read and sign copies of his book Winter Heart. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• International Dance Club. NMU International Dancers offer recreational folk dancing for all ages. 7:15 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Michigamme

• Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. Noon. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

• Cribbage. 7 p.m. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

Munising

• Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market. 4 to 7 p.m. Binsfeld Bayshore Park, 355 Elm St. munisingmarket@gmail.com

Negaunee

• Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Afternoon at the Museum. Russell Magnaghi will present Origins of the Michigan State Police in the Upper Peninsula. 2 p.m. Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Rd. 475-7857.

• Storytime. Children 5 and older are welcome for activities including crafts, LEGOs and reading. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

 

23 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:58 a.m.; Sunset 8:47 p.m.

Escanaba

• Tales of Great Lakes Boating.  Frederick Stonehouse will discuss tales of Great Lakes boating. Noon. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Gwinn

• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Nicole’s Amphibian Adventures: Frogs Learn about the 14 different frog species in Michigan, explore the pond for frogs and create a craft. 10 a.m. to noon. Adults, $5; families, $10. 10 a.m. to noon. MooseWood Nature Center, Presque Isle. moosewoodnc@gmail.com or 288-6250.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

• Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Farmers Market. Shop for local produce and items from artisans. Honor Yoga will host free kids yoga and a $5 YOD yoga class. 4 to 7 p.m. Kids yoga, 5 p.m. YOD yoga, 6 p.m. Miner’s Park, corner of Maas Street and US-41. www.cityofnegaunee.com

Seney

• Wildlife Wednesday Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour guided auto tour of the refuge backcountry. Please arrive 15 minutes early. 7 p.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

24 THURSDAY

Sunrise 6:59 a.m.; Sunset 8:45 p.m.

Chassell

• The Mineral Range’s South Range Branch. Mark Worrall will discuss the history of the south branch of the Mineral Range Railroad. 7 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Marquette Beautification and Restoration Committee Meeting. Judy Vonck will present Realities and Possibilities in Public Education and the Role of the Foundation. Lunch available for purchase. Noon. Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St. www.mqtbeautification.org

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Pizza Night. Call before 5:30 p.m. to order a one-topping medium pizza. Pizza, $6 plus museum entry fee. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. 6 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St. 361-8308.

• Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

 

25 FRIDAY

Sunrise 7:00 a.m.; Sunset 8:43 p.m.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Harbor Fest. Activities include music, food, a car show and more. 5 to 11 p.m. Lower Harbor Park, Lakeshore Blvd.

• Community Yoga Class. This free class is taught by yoga teachers in-training. 5:30 p.m. Marquette Yoga Center, 102 W. Washington St. 250-2323.

• School of Rock. Youth are invited to join Bobby Hayes with their instruments for a concert. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 6:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

• Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

• Lake Superior Theatre: Steel Magnolias. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Negaunee

• Social Bingo. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Ontonagon

• Porcupine Mountains Music Festival. This family-friendly music festival features three days of musical performances. Prices vary. 1 to 10 p.m. Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Ski Hill Area. www.porkiesfestival.org

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

26 SATURDAY

Sunrise 7:02 a.m.; Sunset 8:41 p.m.

Bark River

• Off the Vine 5K Run/Walk. Runners and walkers are invited for a mixed terrain 5K run or walk with proceeds benefiting diabetes and other health-related projects in the area. Prices vary. 4 p.m. Northern Sun Winery, 983 10th Rd. www.active.com

Calumet

• Farmer’s Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sixth Street. www.mainstreetcalumet.com

Champion

• Kayaking 101. Learn the basics of kayaking. Equipment available to the first 12 registrants. Youth younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Michigan recreation passport required or $11 per car for Michigan residents; $9 for nonresidents. 2 to 4 p.m. Van Riper State Park, 851 CR-AKE. 339-4461.

• Kayaking 202. Those comfortable kayaking are invited for a group paddle. Equipment is available to the first 12 registrants. Those younger than 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Michigan recreation passport required or $11 per car for Michigan residents; $9 for nonresidents. 6 p.m. Van Riper State Park, 851 CR-AKE. 339-4461.

Chassell

• Storytimes and Crafts for Kids. Children and their families are welcome for stories and crafts. 1:30 to 3 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.

Marquette

• Downtown Farmers Market. Items from local farmers and artisans will be available for purchase. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St. www.mqtfarmersmarket.com

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 1 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Harbor Fest. Activities include music, food, a car show and more. 1 to 11 p.m. Lower Harbor Park, Lakeshore Blvd.

• Club Social. A dance lesson will proceed 2 hours of open dancing. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

Negaunee

• Finn Fun Day. Celebrate Finnish heritage during this annual event. Activities include music, a fashion show, white elephant sales, food and more. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Negaunee Township Hall, 42 M-35. 226-7085.

Ontonagon

• Porcupine Mountains Music Festival. This family-friendly music festival features three days of musical performances. Prices vary. 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Ski Hill Area. www.porkiesfestival.org

 

27 SUNDAY

Sunrise 7:03 a.m.; Sunset 8:39 p.m.

Crystal Falls

• The Doo Wop Daddies Concert. Enjoy an afternoon of music from the 1950s and ‘60s. Advanced tickets, $18; at the door, $22. 2 p.m. Crystal Theatre, 304 Superior Ave. 875-3208 or www.thecrystaltheatre.org

Marquette

• Senior/Adult Dance. Dance to music performed by Just the Two of Us. $7. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 235-1457.

Ontonagon

• Porcupine Mountains Music Festival. This family-friendly music festival features three days of musical performances. Prices vary. 10:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Ski Hill Area. www.porkiesfestival.org

 

28 MONDAY

Sunrise 7:04 a.m.; Sunset 8:38 p.m.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Computer Coaching: MAC Club. Learn to use the OverDrive app to connect to the library’s E-book and audio book collections. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

• Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Superiorland Toastmasters. Individuals develop speaking and leadership skills. 7 p.m. Conference Room, lower level, Peninsula Medical Center, 1414 W. Fair Ave. 235-8557 or www.3834.toastmastersclubs.org

• An Evening with Jeff Richter. Wildlife photographer Jeff Richter will present his documentary Shadowing the White Deer. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• Marquette Choral Society Rehearsals. New members welcome. Additional rehearsals held Mondays, September 11 and 28. Semester dues, $30 plus cost of music. 7 to 9:30 p.m. Room 250, Thomas Fine Arts, NMU. 227-2563.

• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Negaunee

• Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for children 0 to 24-months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

• Pinochle. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Seney

• Morning Bus Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour bus tour. Learn about the wildlife, history of the refuge and current management practices. 10 a.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

29 TUESDAY

Sunrise 7:06 a.m.; Sunset 8:36 p.m.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. Those with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers and/or partners are welcome. Dancing and movement can improve gait, decrease tremors and increase quality of life. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• A Course in Miracles Study Group. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.

• Bluesday Tuesday. The Flat Broke Blues Band will perform. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

• International Dance Club. NMU International Dancers offer recreational folk dancing for all ages. 7:15 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Superior Cabaret: Magic To Do Cabaret. Enjoy an evening of song and dance during this eclectic presentation of Broadway and Cabaret-style music. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Michigamme

• Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. Noon. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

• Cribbage. 7 p.m. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

Munising

• Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market. 4 to 7 p.m. Binsfeld Bayshore Park, 355 Elm St. munisingmarket@gmail.com

Negaunee

• Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Storytime. Children 5 and older are welcome for activities including crafts, LEGOs and reading. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

 

30 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 7:07 a.m.; Sunset 8:34 p.m.

Escanaba

• Runabouts of the Eastern U.P. Russell Magnaghi will discuss rum-running boats and their role in regional history. Noon. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Gwinn

• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Explore Tech: Engineers Make a World of Difference Engineering Challenge. View the new exhibit and participate in hands-on activities. 6 to 8 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

• Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• La Table Française: Informal French Conversation Group. Join others who love all things French. All levels of speaking and listening are welcome. 7 p.m. Room 326, NMU Library. 227-2648.

• Superior Cabaret: Magic To Do Cabaret. Enjoy an evening of song and dance during this eclectic presentation of Broadway and Cabaret-style music. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. www.tickets.nmu.edu or 227-7625.

Negaunee

• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

• Farmers Market. Shop for local produce and items from artisans. Youth are invited for Namaste Kids Day. 4 to 7 p.m. Miner’s Park, corner of Maas Street and US-41. www.cityofnegaunee.com

Seney

• Wildlife Wednesday Tours. Trained staff and volunteers will lead this two-hour guided auto tour of the refuge backcountry. Please arrive 15 minutes early. 7 p.m. Seney National Wildlife Refuge, 1674 Refuge Entrance Rd. 586-9851, ext. 15.

 

31 THURSDAY

Sunrise 7:08 a.m.; Sunset 8:32 p.m.

Chassell

• Musical Evening with Mark Oliver, Dave Bezotte and Friends. 7 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.

Gwinn

• Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; adults, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

• Salsersize. Learn the Latin dance moves in this Salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. 6 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St. 361-8308.

• Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

• Superior Cabaret: Magic To Do Cabaret. Enjoy an evening of song and dance during this eclectic presentation of Broadway and Cabaret-style music. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. www.tickets.nmu.edu or 227-7625.

Negaunee

• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

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