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March 8th, 2019

March 8

Sunrise 7:17 a.m.; Sunset 6:44 p.m.
Calumet
• Junior Bear Chase. Youth age 6 to 16 are invited to race in this annual event. $15. Registration, 4 p.m. Race, 5:30 p.m. Swedetown Trails, 56641 Osceola Rd. 482-2381 or greatbearchase.com

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.
• Treesisters Gathering. Join members of Treesisters, a women-led reforestation movement, for tea and signing. Chaga and white pine needle tea will be served. 1 p.m. Peter Nordeen Park, corner of Pine and Flint streets.

Marquette
• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• 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.
• 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
• Robogators First Tech Challenge Robotics Team Meeting. Home-schooled middle school students are invited to join and learn about the team. 4:15 p.m. North Star Montessori Academy, 3030 Wright St. 226-0156.
• 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.
• U.P. Builders Show. Visit with more than 130 vendors for home-building, renovating, remodeling and commercial construction needs. 5 to 9 p.m. Superior Dome, NMU. upbuildersshow.org
• 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
• Registration Deadline: Amateur Radio Licensing Test Session. See Saturday the 9th.

Sands
• UPAWS Tours. Tour the new facility. 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. UPAWS, 815 S. M-35. 475-6661 or upaws.org

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March 8