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March 9th, 2019

March 9

Sunrise 7:15 a.m.; Sunset 6:45 p.m.
• Beers for Brookies. This fundraiser will support the local Trout Unlimited chapter’s educational programs. Prices vary. All day. Alpha Michigan Brewing Company, 303 E. Center St. 265-2371.

• Great Bear Chase. Skiers compete in a 10K, 25K or 50K classic or freestyle race. Advanced registration required. Prices vary. 8:30 a.m. Spruce Street. 482-2381 or greatbearchase.com
• Red Jacket Jamboree. This live radio show will feature music by John Davey with performances by storyteller Jenifer Strauss and author Bill Sproule. Youth 17 and younger, free; college students with I.D., $12.50; adults, $17.50. 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2166 or calumettheatre.com

• Onagomingkway Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Meeting. The monthly lunch meeting will include a brief history of James Madison. Those with genealogical ties to the American Revolution are encouraged to attend. Noon to 3 p.m. Jasper Ridge Brewery, 1075 Country Rd. 226-7836.

• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• Free Community Workout. Individuals of all ages will learn proper movement patterns to maximize time while exercising. Call to register. 9 a.m. BlackFly Crossfit, 1202 Wright St. 273-0150.
• Tai Chi Workshop. $27. 9:30 to noon. Marquette Hope Connection Center, 927 W. Fair Ave. cedartreeinstitute.org or 228-5494.
• U.P. Builders Show. Visit with more than 130 vendors for home-building, renovating, remodeling and commercial construction needs. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Superior Dome, NMU. upbuildersshow.org
• Front Street Figure Drawing. Artists of all skill levels are invited for unstructured figure drawing. $8 suggested donation. Noon to 2 p.m. Studio #2, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Marquette Chapter of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby Meeting. The national group will present a video-conference to the local chapters. 12:30 p.m. Lions Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St.
• 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
• Traditional Music Jam. Bring an acoustic instrument to play traditional folk songs during this informal gathering. 2 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.
• Club Social. The feature dance will be the East Coast Swing. $3. Lesson, 7 p.m. Dance, 8 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

• Amateur Radio Licensing Test Session. Registered by the 8th. 8 a.m. Marquette County Health Department, 184 US-41. 249-3837.
• Public Sliding Saturday. Luge down the only full-length natural luge course in the U.S. $10 per person or $20 per family. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lucy Hill, 230 E. County Rd. upluge.org

• UPAWS Grand Opening Ceremony. Ribbon cutting, 11:45 a.m. UPAWS, 815 S. M-35. 475-6661 or upaws.org


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