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April 27th, 2019

April 27

Sunrise 6:43 a.m.; Sunset 8:52 p.m.
• Shelby Lynne Concert. Grammy winner Shelby Lynne will perform. Prices vary. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or calumettheatre.com

• 17-Mile Fun-raising Walk. This annual 17-mile walk raises money to purchase automated external defibrillators, which are distributed throughout the central U.P. Walk begins at Tall Timber Grocery and ends at the Knotty Pine Bar. Runners and bikers welcome. Donations appreciated. 10 a.m. Tall Timbers Grocery, 245 S. CR-557. uppinkpower@gmail.com

• Eco-Fever Family Fun Night. This event includes nature activities for the kids, a potluck style dinner and music by the Backroom Bays. 4 to 7 p.m. BHK Child Development Center, 700 Park Ave. keweenawuu.org

• History of the Ojibwa Peoples. Judy Conrad and Danny Garceau will discuss their Native American heritage and artifacts they have collected. 1 p.m. Ray Leverton Community Room, lower level, Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 317 N. Main St.

• MOPS Mom to Mom Sale. Stock up on kids’ clothes, books, toys and large ticket items. $1. 8:30 a.m. to noon. Marquette Missionary Church, 1804 Wright St.
• AAUW Spring Book Sale. 9 a.m. to noon. First Presbyterian Church, Corner of Bluff and Front streets.
• Children’s Clothing and Toy Resale. Shop for clothes, toys, books and infant equipment. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1700 W. Fair Ave. 228-9883.
• Independent Bookstore Day and Snowbound Books 35th Anniversary. Local and regional authors will discuss and sign copies of their books. Refreshments, prizes and surprises will be available to celebrate Snowbound Books’ 35th anniversary. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Snowbound Books, 118 N. Third St. 228-4448 or snowboundbooks.com
• Downtown Spring Open Twisted Tea Off. Teams of four compete in traveling indoor miniature golf tournament. Must be 21 or older. Proceeds benefit the YMCA of Marquette County. Register by the 26th. $25. Noon to 5:30 p.m. DIGS Gastropub, 154 W. Washington St. 273-1283 or eventbrite.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 dancezonemqt.org
• Melody on Ice: Around the World. The Marquette Figure Skating Club will perform with guest skaters Anastasiia Smirnova and Danil Siianytsia. Prices vary. 2 p.m. Berry Events Center, NMU. 227-1032 or nmu.edu/tickets
• Marquette Choral Society Concert: Russian Night—Rachmaninoff and Chesnokov. Students, $5; adults, $10. 7:30 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU. 227-1032 or nmu.edu/tickets

• Mindful Meditation Class. $12. 9:20 a.m. Yoga Room, Alger Parks and Recreation Department, 413 Maple St. 387-5636.


April 27