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March 1st, 2019

March 1

Sunrise 7:30 a.m.; Sunset 6:34 p.m.
Calumet
• CopperDog 150 and 80 Start. This annual race will include teams of 10 dogs covering 150 miles in three days. The CopperDog 80 will include teams of 8 dogs covering 80 miles in two days. 5 p.m. Downtown.
• First Friday Art Walk. Visit local galleries and view new works on display. 6 to 9 p.m. Downtown.

Houghton
• MTU Theatre: Agnes of God. Watch the investigation unfold of a nun who gave birth. Youth, $5; adults, $15 7:30 p.m. McArdle Theatre, MTU. 487-2073 or mtu.edu/tickets

Gladstone
• Norse Athletics Dinner and Auction Fundraiser. The meal will include a plated steak dinner with mixed greens, potatoes and dessert. A silent auction and music will follow. Proceeds benefit Bay College Athletics. $60. 5 p.m. Terrace Bay Hotel, 7146 P Rd. 217-4062.

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

Marquette
• Playtime Café. Tea and cookies will be available. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• 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.
• Preschool Storytime. Youth ages 3 and 4 are invited for interactive stories, songs and crafts. 1 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• 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 dancezonemqt.org
• LEGO Crew. LEGO enthusiasts are invited to build LEGO projects. 4:30 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Brews For Brookies. This fundraiser will support the local Trout Unlimited chapters restoration projects and educational programs. Appetizers, beer, history, fishing hints and raffles will be available. 7 to 11 p.m. Barrel + Beam, 260 Northwoods Rd. 360-4343.
• Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $3. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 226-9617.

Negaunee
• Social Bingo. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.
• Family Fun Luge Night. Luge down the only full-length natural luge course in the U.S. $10 per person or $20 per family. 6 to 9 p.m. Lucy Hill, 230 E. County Rd. upluge.org

Westwood
• Westwood High School Shakespeare Company. High school students will perform Shakespeare’s Scenes: Tragedy, Comedy, History. $5. 7 p.m. Patriot Performing Arts Theatre, Westwood High School, 300 Westwood Dr.

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March 1