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August Events of August Calendar

August 8

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.

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August 8