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November 2017 Out and About Events

November 16

16 THURSDAY

Sunrise 7:53 a.m.; Sunset 5:16 p.m.

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.

Cozy and Classic Book Club. The group will discuss A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman. 1 p.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 180 W. Flint St. 346-3433.

Houghton

Tech Theatre: Fires in the Mirror. This play by Anna Deavere Smith chronicles the viewpoints of people from Black and Jewish communities connected directly and indirectly to the 1991 Crown Heights riot. Youth, $5; adults, $13. 7:30 p.m. McArdle Theatre, MTU, 1400 Townsend Dr. www.mtu.edu/rozsa

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Youth ages 18- to 35-months and a caregiver are invited for interactive stories, songs and activities. 10:15 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for 3’s and 4’s. Youth ages 3 and 4 and a caregiver are invited for stories, songs and crafts. 11 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

NCLL’s Prehistoric Garden Beds. Learn of the prehistoric gardens found along the Menominee River. Register by the 16th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 2 p.m. Room 122, D.J. Jacobetti Center, NMU. 250-4302.

Ladies Night. Various businesses will offer sales, open houses, wine tastings and more. A list of participating businesses is available on the Downtown Marquette Facebook page. 4 to 8 p.m. Downtown. www.downtownmarquette.org

Masterminds of All Kinds. Youth in kindergarten through grade 5 will learn about science, technology, art and life-skills. 4:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Salsercise. 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

Family Literacy Night. This night’s reading and fun is centered around the theme of tracking. Prizes, crafts, refreshments and books will be available. This free event is sponsored by the Literacy Legacy Fund of Michigan. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

Pizza Night. Call before 5:30 p.m. to order a one-topping medium pizza. Pizza, $6 plus museum entry fee. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

Dog Nights at the Library. Youth are invited to read to certified therapy dogs to increase reading skills and confidence. 6 p.m. Children’s Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Yooper Ukulele Club. Ukuleles available to borrow. 6 p.m. Jim’s Music of Marquette, 1212 N. Front St. www.jimsmusiconline.com

Remembering Vietnam: Born on the Fourth of July. The 1989 film will be shown. 6:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Superior Youth Theater: Shrek The Musical, Jr. Advanced tickets: Youth, $9; adults, $15. At the door: Youth, $11; adults, $17. 7 p.m. Forest Roberts Theatre, NMU. 227-1032 or www.tickets.nmu.edu

Forest Roberts Theatre: Constellations. Watch as Marianne and Roland’s relationship unfolds across time and space, with each variation sending them on a new path. NMU students, $5; other students, $10; nonstudents, $15. 7:30 p.m. Forest Roberts Theatre, NMU. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/tickets

Registration Deadline: Nicole’s Mammal Adventures: M-m-m-mammals! See Saturday the 18th.

Negaunee

Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

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