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June 18 Support Groups

• Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families—Marquette. This group is open to those interested in learning about recovery from growing up in dysfunctional or alcoholic families. Sunday, 6 p.m. Tuesday, 6 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St. Wednesday, 6 p.m. ALANO Club, 1202 S. Front St. 361-2563. • Alano Club. Twelve-step recovery meetings daily. […]

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June 18 On The Town

Calumet • Shute’s. – Tuesdays: Open mic. 322 Sixth Street. 337-4430. Gwinn • Happy Hour. – Saturdays: Karaoke. 5 East Stephenson. 346-6340. • Up North Lodge. – Mondays: Trivia. 7 p.m. – Sunday, June 3: Low Street. – Sunday, the 10th: Derrell Syria Project. – Sunday the 17th: Iron Daisy. – Sunday, the 24th: Eddie and the Bluesers. Sunday music, […]

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June 18 Museums

Alberta • The Henry Ford Alberta Village Museum. This converted sawmill village, built in 1935, houses artifacts of the period and information about Henry Ford’s vision of a self-sufficient community. There is a gift shop and video library with video interviews of residents of Alberta in the 1930s. Prices vary. Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to […]

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June 18 Calendar Events

end of may events 30 WEDNESDAY Sunrise 6:02 a.m.; Sunset 9:32 p.m. Marquette • 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. •  Scribblers Club. Students in grades […]

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June 18 Art Galleries

Big Bay • Big Bay Outfitters. Featuring work by local artists. Open daily. 308 Bensinger St. 250-3350. Calumet • Copper Country Associated Artists Studio/Gallery. Works by members and workshop participants in watercolor and oil, drawings, photography, sculpture, quilting, wood, textile, clay, glass and other media. Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 205 Fifth St. 337-1252. […]

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April 2018: On the Town

Calumet • Shute’s. – Tuesdays: Open mic. 322 Sixth Street. 337-4430. Gwinn • Happy Hour. – Saturdays: Karaoke. 5 East Stephenson. 346-6340. • Up North Lodge. – Mondays: Trivia. 7 p.m. 215 South CR-557. 346-9815. Harvey • The Dry Dock Tavern. – Fridays: Karaoke with Pierre. 5027 US-41 South. 249-3298. Hancock • Orpheum Theater. – Saturday, March 31: John Gillette and Sarah […]

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April 2018: Art Galleries

Big Bay • Big Bay Outfitters. Featuring work by local artists. Open daily. 308 Bensinger Rd. 250-3350. Calumet • Copper Country Associated Artists Studio/Gallery. Works by members and workshop participants in watercolor and oil, drawings, photography, sculpture, quilting, wood, textile, clay, glass and other media. Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 205 Fifth St. 337-1252. […]

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April 2018: Commercial Establishments

Bark River • Ten Mile Creek Forge, Pottery & Lighting Irish and Celtic Gift Shop. Works by 30 juried artists will be on display, along with handmade knives and sheaths. Monday through Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. or by appointment and chance. Follow Bark River sign, 7 miles. 466-2276. Calumet • Supernova Yoga, […]

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April 2018: Full Events Calendar

April Events 01 SUNDAY Sunrise 7:30 a.m.; Sunset 8:17 p.m. Ishpeming • Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday School programming including activities, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681. Marquette • Royal Cinema Ballet: The Rite of Spring and The Firebird. NMU students and youth, free; adults, $10. […]

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March 2018: Support Groups

• Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families—Marquette. This group is open to those interested in learning about recovery from growing up in dysfunctional or alcoholic families. Sunday, 6 p.m. Tuesday, 6 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, 120 N. Front St. Wednesday, 6 p.m. ALANO Club, 1202 S. Front St. 361-2563. • Alano Club. Twelve-step recovery meetings daily. […]

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March 2018: On the Town

Calumet • Shute’s. – Tuesdays: Open mic. 322 Sixth Street. 337-4430. Gwinn • Up North Lodge. – Mondays: Trivia. 7 p.m. 215 South CR-557. 346-9815. Hancock • Orpheum Theater. – Saturday, March 3: Fault Choir and Chamber Noise. – Saturday, the 17th: Craic Irish Music. – Sunday, the 18th: Shawn James. 7 p.m. – Thursday, the 22nd: Them Coulee […]

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March 2018: Art Galleries

Big Bay • Big Bay Outfitters. Featuring work by local artists. Open daily. 308 Bensinger Rd. 250-3350. Calumet • Copper Country Associated Artists Studio/Gallery. Works by members and workshop participants in watercolor and oil, drawings, photography, sculpture, quilting, wood, textile, clay, glass and other media. Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 205 Fifth St. 337-1252. […]

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Fermenting Spring

Festival celebrates change of seasons By Trinity Carey Cutline: Sporting a pretzel necklace jazzed up with some Slim Jims, a Spring Ferment festival goer is pictured, beer in hand. (Photo courtesy of Marquette Homebrewers) Ore Dock, Blackrocks, Barrel + Beam, there is no shortage of craft breweries in Marquette. The community takes craft beer culture […]

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And away we go

Story by Larry Chabot Illustrations by Mike McKinney Here’s a unique, one-of-a-kind world tour, to faraway places and historic landmarks, all without leaving home. It’s almost certain that this particular path has never been taken before, because it follows a single latitude line from Marquette all the way around the globe. The tour begins with […]

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February 2018 On the Town

Calumet • Shute’s. – Tuesdays: Open mic. 322 Sixth Street. 337-4430. Gwinn • Happy Hour. – Saturdays: Karaoke. 5 East Stephenson. 346-6340. • Up North Lodge. – Mondays: Trivia. 7 p.m. 215 South CR-557. 346-9815. Harvey • The Dry Dock Tavern. – Fridays: Karaoke with Pierre. 5027 US-41 South. 249-3298. Hancock • Orpheum Theater. – Thursday, February 8: Andreas Kapsalis. 7:30 p.m. […]

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