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August Events of August Calendar

August 2

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.

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August 2