January 2018 Events Calendar

january events

1 MONDAY

Sunrise 8:34 a.m.; Sunset 5:12 p.m.

New Year’s Day

Gwinn

Christmas Light Show. Enjoy this showing of lights, lasers and corresponding Christmas music on your vehicle radio. Donations accepted. 5:30 to 11 p.m. Dale’s Clock Shop, M-35. 346-6885 or www.dalesclockshop.com

Marquette

100 Years: 1918 to 2018 New Year’s Day Open House. Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Marquette Regional History Center. View exhibits, artifacts, and enjoy music and refreshments. 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org

2 TUESDAY

Sunrise 8:34 a.m.; Sunset 5:13 p.m.

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

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, 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.

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

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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

Peter White Public Library Book Group. The group will discuss Northern Borders by Howard Frank Mosher. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-9953.

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

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s The Upper Peninsula Brain Tumor Center. See Thursday the 11th.

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.

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.

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.

3 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 8:34 a.m.; Sunset 5:14 p.m.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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.

Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Medicare Informational Clinic. 1 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-6169.

Northern Vegans Dinner. Join others and order a vegan dinner of the menu. Prices vary. 6 p.m. Café Bodega, 517 N. Third St. www.northernvegans.com or 236-1279.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

4 THURSDAY

Sunrise 8:34 a.m.; Sunset 5:15 p.m.

Escanaba

Local Research, Local Solutions. Members of the MSU Extension program will review local solutions for farming issues. 1:30 p.m. Delta County MSU Extension Office, 2840 College Ave. 786-3032 or 387-2530.

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

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

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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 3s and 4s. 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.

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

Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course will emphasize on mindful meditation as well as heart practices used to cultivate compassion, forgiveness and loving kindness. 5:30 p.m. Conference Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. hopflog@yahoo.com

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. www.dancezonemqt.org or 236-1457.

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Evolution of the U.P. 200 Sled Dog Races. See Tuesday the 9th.

Negaunee

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

5 FRIDAY

Sunrise 8:33 a.m.; Sunset 5:16 p.m.

Calumet

First Friday Art Walk. Visit more than a dozen art venues featuring new displays. 6 to 9 p.m. Downtown.

Gwinn

Story Time. Youth and a caregiver are invited for stories, crafts and Duplo block building. 10:30 a.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 180 W. Flint St. 346-3433.

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

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

GLOW Club. Teens in grades 7 to 12 who support equality for all genders and sexualities are welcome. 4 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

CineArts Film Series. The film Child 44 will be shown. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4309.

Kids Climb Fridays. Climb the 1,450-square-foot climbing wall. PEIF members, free; nonmembers, $10. 6 to 9 p.m. PEIF Building, NMU. 227-2519 or www.nmu.edu

Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Have Fun with Watercolor. This class will be held at 2 p.m. February 6. NCLL members, $21; nonmembers, $26. 227-2979.

Negaunee

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

6 SATURDAY

Sunrise 8:33 a.m.; Sunset 5:17 p.m.

Marquette

Saturday Book Babies. Newborns to 24 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and play. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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 www.dancezonemqt.org

Family Film. The movie Cars 3 will be shown. Bring your own snacks. 1 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

7 SUNDAY

Sunrise 8:33 a.m.; Sunset 5:18 p.m.

Ishpeming

Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday school programming including sheep crafts, The Last Straw game, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

8 MONDAY

Sunrise 8:33 a.m.; Sunset 5:19 p.m.

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Power of Meditation. Kim Lindquist will discuss meditation. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 1 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Computer Coaching: Download E-books and Audio Books. Learn to use the Libby app to connect to the library’s E-book and audio book collections. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

Harry Potter Fan Club. Students in grades 2 to 5 will talk wizardry and complete a wizardry activity. 4:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

Vegan Potluck and Film. The film Eating You Alive will be shown. Bring a vegan dish to share. Dinner, 6 p.m. Film, 6:30 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 236-1279 or www.northernvegans.com

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

DocuMonday. The film Girl Rising will be shown. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Introduction to Square Dancing. Try square dancing during this free session. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Superiorland Toastmasters. Individuals develop speaking and leadership skills. 7 p.m. Conference Room, lower level, Peninsula Medical Center, 1414 W. Fair Ave. www.3834.toastmastersclubs.org or 235-8557.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for newborns to 24 months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

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

9 TUESDAY

Sunrise 8:32 a.m.; Sunset 5:21 p.m.

Calumet

Friends of the Calumet Public Library Meeting. 5:30 p.m. Calumet Public Library, 57070, Mine St. 337-0311, ext. 1107.

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

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Tasty Reads. The group will discuss Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4303.

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

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

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

A Course in Miracles Study Group.  This group discuss the book A Course in Miracles. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.

NCLL’s Evolution of the U.P. 200 Sled Dog Races. Register by the 4th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 7 p.m. Room 101B, Superior Dome, NMU. 227-2979.

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

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Tour of the Cold War in the U.P. See Tuesday the 16th.

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.

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

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.

10 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 8:32 a.m.; Sunset 5:22 p.m.

Calumet

Red Jacket Readers. The group will discuss The Almost Nearly Perfect People: Behind the Myth of the Scandinavian Utopia by Michael Booth. 6:30 p.m. Calumet Public Library, 57070 Mine St. 337-0311, ext. 1107.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

After School LEGO Club. Youth 5 and older are invited for building fun. Youth 8 and younger must be attended by a caregiver. 4 p.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 180 W. Flint St. 346-3433.

Marquette

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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.

Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

The Doctor Is In. Doctors will answer questions. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Teen Advisory Board. Students in grades 9 to 12 are welcome to play games, discuss books and gain volunteer experience. 4 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Fred Waara Chapter of Trout Unlimited Fishing After Hours. Fisheries biologist Gene Mensch will discuss the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community fisheries program. Those interested in cold water fisheries and conservation are welcome. 6:30 p.m. Board Room, Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St. 249-3598.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Laughing Whitefish Audubon Society Program. Thom Skelding will present Photos from 33 Years of Life in the Backcountry. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-6749.

Once Upon a Crime Book Club. The group will discuss Death by Water: a Phryne Fisher Mystery by Kerry Greenwood. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-9953.

World Faith Devotions. The group will discuss Science and Religion: The False Dichotomy. 7 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-3252.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

11 THURSDAY

Sunrise 8:32 a.m.; Sunset 5:23 p.m.

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.

Hancock

Nordic Film Series. The film The Fencer will be shown. Donations appreciated. 2 and 6 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St. 487-7302.

Marquette

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

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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 3s and 4s. 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.

Matinee Movie. The film My Cousin Rachel will be shown.  12:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-4318.

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 The Upper Peninsula Brain Tumor Center. Register by the 2nd. 2 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 227-2979.

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

Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course will emphasize on mindful meditation as well as heart practices used to cultivate compassion, forgiveness and loving kindness. 5:30 p.m. Conference Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. hopflog@yahoo.com

Marquette Area Mothers of Preschoolers Meeting. This month’s topics include Why Worry and Becoming the Beloved. Annual membership fee applies; scholarships available. 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. www.mops.org/groups or 226-4603.

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.

Second Thursday Creativity Series: Resolution Extravaganza. Activities for preschool and elementary-aged children include crafts, a food activity, music and more. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

BYO Dinner Theater. The film War for the Planet of the Apes will be shown. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Starlight Family Storytime. Join other families for stories, songs and more. 6:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Introduction to Ballroom Dance Class. Learn a routine which can be done to most ballroom dance music. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. www.dancezonemqt.org or 236-1457.

Negaunee

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

Stephenson

Local Research, Local Solutions. Members of the MSU Extension program will review local solutions for farming issues. 1:30 p.m. CT. Menominee MSU Extension Office, S904 US-41. 786-3032 or 387-2530.

12 FRIDAY

Sunrise 8:31 a.m.; Sunset 5:24 p.m.

Calumet

MTU Jazz Band Concert. Proceeds benefit the Calumet Theatre. Donations appreciated. 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Gwinn

Story Time. Youth and a caregiver are invited for stories, crafts and Duplo block building. 10:30 a.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 180 W. Flint St. 346-3433.

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

Preschool Storytime. Preschool-aged children are invited for books, songs and crafts. 1 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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

LEGO Club. Youth 5 and older are invited for LEGO building and projects. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Kids Climb Fridays. Climb the 1,450-square-foot climbing wall. PEIF members, free; nonmembers, $10. 6 to 9 p.m. PEIF Building, NMU. 227-2519 or www.nmu.edu

Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

Negaunee

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

13 SATURDAY

Sunrise 8:31 a.m.; Sunset 5:25 p.m.

Calumet

Snowshoe Hike at Black Creek Nature Sanctuary. Join Peter and Jill Pietila for a 3.5-mile hike. Warming refreshments provided following the hike.  1 p.m. Black Creek Nature Sanctuary, Sedar Bay Road. 337-2144.

Marquette

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 www.dancezonemqt.org

Traditional Music Jam. Bring your acoustic instruments for an afternoon of folk song jamming. 2 to 5 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Club Social. Enjoy a night of dancing to a live band. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

14 SUNDAY

Sunrise 8:30 a.m.; Sunset 5:27 p.m.

Calumet

Walking Your Own Path Spiritual Gathering. Explore holistic modalities. 5 p.m. Northern Specialty Health, 217 Sixth St. (651)707-3830.

Crystal Falls

Second Sunday Folk Dance. Bryan Bowers will perform. 15 and younger, free; 16 and older, $7. 4 p.m. CST, Fortune Lake Camp, Fortune Lake Camp Road. www.secondsundayfolkdance.com

Ishpeming

Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday school programming including sheep crafts, The Last Straw game, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

15 MONDAY

Sunrise 8:30 a.m.; Sunset 5:28 p.m.

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 1 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Computer Coaching: First Time Facebook. Learn to use Facebook. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

Harry Potter Club. Students in grades 6 to 8 are invited to discuss Harry Potter. 4:30 p.m.  Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

Building Love: Imagine Multiculturalism in the U.P. Megan Collier will moderate a round table discussion with Sam Ali, Khadijah Wilson, TJ Derwin and Lina Cobe about ethnicity in the U.P. Potluck desserts will follow. 6:30 p.m.  Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Introduction to Square Dancing. Try square dancing during this free session. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Our Wild Watershed. See Thursday the 18th.

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Keweenaw Copper. See Monday the 22nd.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for newborns to 24 months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

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

16 TUESDAY

Sunrise 8:29 a.m.; Sunset 5:29 p.m.

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.

Houghton

Keweenaw Natural History Seminar: Satellites, Radar and Rulers. Mark Kulie will discuss how snow is measured on global and local scales. 6:30 p.m. Carnegie Museum, 105 Huron St. 482-7140.

Marquette

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

NCLL’s Tour of the Cold War in the U.P. Register by the 9th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 1 p.m. Beaumier Heritage Center, NMU. 227-2979.

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

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

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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 Film. The film Iron Will will be shown. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Cold War Film Series. The film Seven Days in May will be shown. 7 p.m. Seminar Room, Beaumier Heritage Center, NMU.

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

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Luge Sled Hill. See Tuesday the 23rd.

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.

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

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.

17 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 8:28 a.m.; Sunset 5:31 p.m.

Engadine

Local Research, Local Solutions. Members of the MSU Extension program will review local solutions for farming issues. 6:30 p.m. Garfield Township Hall, N6760 M-117. 786-3032 or 387-2530.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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.

Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Medicare Informational Clinic. 1 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-6169.

Junior Teen Advisory Board. Students in grades 5 to 8 are welcome to play games, discuss books and gain volunteer experience. 4:15 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Lizardry: Balancing the Scales of Reptilian Truth. Dr. Shevy will explain the reptile world. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 4:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Sci-Fi on Tap. The group will discuss The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula LeGuin. 7 p.m. Ore Dock Brewing Company, 114 W. Spring St. 226-4318.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

Rudyard

Local Research, Local Solutions. Members of the MSU Extension program will review local solutions for farming issues. 2 p.m. Rudyard Township Hall, 18725 S. Mackinac Trail. 786-3032 or 387-2530.

18 THURSDAY

Sunrise 8:28 a.m.; Sunset 5:32 p.m.

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

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

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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 Our Wild Watershed. Register by the 15th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 4 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 227-2979.

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 Bleak Midwinter, Heart-Warming Stories. 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.

Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course will emphasize on mindful meditation as well as heart practices used to cultivate compassion, forgiveness and loving kindness. 5:30 p.m. Conference Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. hopflog@yahoo.com

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.

Friends of Peter White Public Library Book Pre-sale. $5. 6 to 9 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St.

Wild and Colorful Garden Genes. Learn about garden produce, tips on selecting varieties and a hands-on activity.  6:30 p.m. Marquette Missionary Church, 1804 Wright St. transitionmarquette@gmail.com

Starlight Family Storytime. Join other families for stories, songs and more. 6:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Building Love: Imagine – Book Study. The group will discuss The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Fish On: An Evening of Fish and Tell. Jack Deo will present a slideshow and tell stories or native fishing, commercial fishing, record-size fish and fly-fishing legends. Advanced tickets, $15; at the door, $20. 7 p.m. Kaufman Auditorium, 611 N. Front St. www.marquettehistory.org or 226-3571.

Introduction to Ballroom Dance Class. Learn a routine which can be done to most ballroom dance music. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. www.dancezonemqt.org or 236-1457.

Yooper Ukulele Club. Ukuleles available to borrow. 7 p.m. Jim’s Music of Marquette, 1212 N. Third St. www.jimsmusiconline.com

Negaunee

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

19 FRIDAY

Sunrise 8:27 a.m.; Sunset 5:33 p.m.

Calumet

Dinner and Movie. The film Invisible Elina will be shown. Reservations requested for dinner. Movie only, $7. Dinner and movie: veterans, $18; nonveterans, $22. Dinner, 6 p.m. Movie, 7:15. p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610.

Gwinn

Story Time. Youth and a caregiver are invited for stories, crafts and Duplo block building. 10:30 a.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 180 W. Flint St. 346-3433.

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

Friends of Peter White Public Library Book Sale. 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St.

Preschool Storytime. Preschool-aged children are invited for books, songs and crafts. 1 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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

Digital Tech Help. Members of Northern Michigan University’s Student Cybersecurity Association will help troubleshoot with tablets, e-reader, phones and digital devices. 4 p.m. Computer Lab Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

LEGO Club. Youth 5 and older are invited for LEGO building and projects. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Kids Climb Fridays. Climb the 1,450-square-foot climbing wall. PEIF members, free; nonmembers, $10. 6 to 9 p.m. PEIF Building, NMU. 227-2519 or www.nmu.edu

Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Tour of Marquette’s New Municipal Service Center. See Friday the 26th.

Negaunee

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

Heikki Lunta. Celebrate winter during this annual event. Activities include a parade, sledding and music. Parade, 7 p.m. Iron St. www.upluge.org

20 SATURDAY

Sunrise 8:26 a.m.; Sunset 5:35 p.m.

Marquette

Friends of Peter White Public Library Book Sale. 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 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 www.dancezonemqt.org

American Western Square Dancing. Paul Williams will call and Gil Martin will cue rounds between squares. $12 per couple. 7 p.m. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher Street. www.dancezonemqt.org or 236-1457.

Negaunee

Heikki Lunta. Celebrate winter during this annual event. Activities include luge sledding, races, fireworks and more. Prices, times and locations vary. Fireworks, 7 p.m. Old Towne Park.

21 SUNDAY

Sunrise 8:25 a.m.; Sunset 5:36 p.m.

Ishpeming

Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday school programming including sheep crafts, The Last Straw game, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Marquette

Lake superior piano recital workshop, Sunday jan 21 at 3pm at the federated women’s clubhouse, 104 w ridge st, mqt, 226.2831

Women’s March Michigan – Marquette. Celebrate the strides made since the 2017 March on Washington. 2 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St. marchmqt@gmail.com

Culinary Journey Annual Fundraiser. Area chefs will feature culinary creations from around the world. Enjoy music, craft beer and wine. Individuals, $70; couples, $130. 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

Square Dance. Wayne Palmear will call. $12 per couple. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

22 MONDAY

Sunrise 8:24 a.m.; Sunset 5:38 p.m.

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Power of Meditation. Kim Lindquist will discuss meditation. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 1 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Computer Coaching: Download E-books and Audio Books. Learn to use the Libby app to connect to the library’s E-book and audio book collections. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

NCLL’s Keweenaw Copper. Register by the 15th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 3 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 227-2979.

Family Game Night with Taiga Games. Families with children in kindergarten through grade 5 are invited for board games. 4:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Superiorland Toastmasters Meeting. Individuals develop speaking and leadership skills. 7 p.m. Conference Room, lower level, Peninsula Medical Center, 1414 W. Fair Ave. www.3834.toastmastersclubs.org or 235-8557.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for newborns to 24 months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

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

23 TUESDAY

Sunrise 8:24 a.m.; Sunset 5:39 p.m.

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.

Hancock

Heinkinpaiva: Jouhikko Workshop. $15. 6 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St. 487-7302.

Houghton

L.A. Theatre Works: The Mountaintop. Directed by Susan Albert Loewenberg, this play by Katori Hall speculates what may have transpired in the overnight hours between Martin Luther King, Jr. and a hotel maid. Youth, $10; adults, $22. 7:30 p.m. Rozsa Center, 1400 Townsend Dr., MTU. 487-2073 or www.mtu.edu/rozsa

Ishpeming

131st Annual Suicide Hill Ski Tournament. Watch ski jumpers fly through the air during this annual event. Bonfires and concession food available for purchase. Advanced, $10; at the gate, $15. 6 p.m. Suicide Hill, Suicide Bowl Rd. www.ishskiclub.com

Marquette

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Matinee Movie. The film Dunkirk will be shown.  12:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-4318.

NCLL’s Luge Sled Hill. The group will carpool to Lucy Hill. Register by the 16th. NCLL members, $14; nonmembers, $19. 12:45 p.m. Berry Events Center parking lot. 227-2979.

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 www.dancezonemqt.org

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

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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

BYO Dinner Theater. The film The Big Sick will be shown. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

A Course in Miracles Study Group.  This group discuss the book A Course in Miracles. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.

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

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.

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

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.

24 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 8:23 a.m.; Sunset 5:40 p.m.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

After School LEGO Club. Youth 5 and older are invited for building fun. Youth 8 and younger must be attended by a caregiver. 4 p.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 180 W. Flint St. 346-3433.

Hancock

Heinkinpaiva: Songwriting Workshop. Singer and songwriter Jonathan Rundman will discuss songwriting and professional skill development. $15. 6 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St. 487-7302.

Marquette

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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.

Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Warriors Club. Students in grades 5 to 12 interested in the Warriors book series are invited to talk books, play games and more. 4:15 p.m.  Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Building Love: Imagine – Songs from around the World. Vickie Lockwood, Mary Burtch and others will perform songs from around the world. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

La Table Française: Informal French Conversation Group. Join others who love all things French. All levels of speaking and listening are welcome. 7 p.m. Room 326, NMU Library. 227-2648.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

25 THURSDAY

Sunrise 8:22 a.m.; Sunset 5:42 p.m.

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.

Hancock

Heinkinpaiva: Finnish Folk Music Workshop. Singer and songwriter Jonathan Rundman will lead a workshop for keyboard players interested in playing harmonium/pump organ with a focus on Nordic folk music. $15. 6 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St. 487-7302.

Marquette

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

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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.

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

Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course will emphasize on mindful meditation as well as heart practices used to cultivate compassion, forgiveness and loving kindness. 5:30 p.m. Conference Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. hopflog@yahoo.com

Modern Classics. The film Lost in Translation 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. www.dancezonemqt.org or 236-1457.

Registration Deadline: NCLL’s Sailing into the Teeth of the Storm. See Tuesday the 30th.

Negaunee

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

26 FRIDAY

Sunrise 8:21 a.m.; Sunset 5:43 p.m.

Gwinn

Story Time. Youth and a caregiver are invited for stories, crafts and Duplo block building. 10:30 a.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 180 W. Flint St. 346-3433.

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

Hancock

Heinkinpaiva: Jonathan Rundman Concert. Singer and songwriter Jonathan Rundman will perform. $10 suggested donation. 7 p.m. Chapel of St. Matthew, Finlandia University, 601 Quincy St. 487-7302.

Houghton

Backstage Jazz. Enjoy a night of jazz, including swing, funk, blues, Latin, fusion and more. Youth, $5; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Rozsa Center, 1400 Townsend Dr., MTU. 487-2073 or www.mtu.edu/rozsa

Marquette

NCLL’s Tour of Marquette’s New Municipal Service Center. Register by the 19th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 10 a.m. Marquette Municipal Center, 1100 Wright St. 227-2979.

Preschool Storytime. Preschool-aged children are invited for books, songs and crafts. 1 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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

Junior Noque. Youth to age 19 can ski a 1- or 3K classic race or a 3- or 5K freestyle race. Registration, 3 p.m. Race, 3:45 p.m. Forestville Trailhead. www.noquemanon.com

Digital Tech Help. Members of Northern Michigan University’s Student Cybersecurity Association will help troubleshoot with tablets, e-reader, phones and digital devices. 4 p.m. Computer Lab Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

LEGO Club. Youth 5 and older are invited for LEGO building and projects. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Kids Climb Fridays. Climb the 1,450-square-foot climbing wall. PEIF members, free; nonmembers, $10. 6 to 9 p.m. PEIF Building, NMU. 227-2519 or www.nmu.edu

Marquette Folk Dancers. Learn partner and nonpartner dances with an emphasis on European dance. No partner or experience necessary. Please wear soft-soled shoes. $2. 7 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 W. Washington St. 226-9617.

Warrior Party/Clan War. Youth in grades 5 through 10 are welcome to play a Capture-the-flag-style game with a Warriors twist. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

Negaunee

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

27 SATURDAY

Sunrise 8:20 a.m.; Sunset 5:45 p.m.

Hancock

Heikinpaiva: Tori Market. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St.

Heikinpaiva: Vipukelkka. Enjoy kicksled races, the wife-carrying contest and more. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Finlandia University, Quincy Green, Quincy St.

Heikinpaiva: Parade. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Downtown.

Heikinpaiva: Author Talk and Book Signing. Karl Bohnak will discuss and sign copies of SunBurns to Snowstorms. 11 a.m. North Wind Books, 601 Quincy St.

Heikinpaiva: Author Talk and Book Signing. Kate Remlinger will discuss and sign copies of Yooper Talk. 3 p.m. Finnish American Historical Archives, 601 Quincy St.

Heikinpaiva: Polar Bear Dive. 3 p.m. Hancock waterfront.

Heikinpaiva: Iltatmat. Enjoy a night of hors d’oeuvres and dancing.  7 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St.

Houghton

Backstage Jazz. Enjoy a night of jazz, including swing, funk, blues, Latin, fusion and more. Youth, $5; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Rozsa Center, 1400 Townsend Dr., MTU. 487-2073 or www.mtu.edu/rozsa

Ishpeming

Noquemanon 50K. Race through the Marquette County wilderness in a 50K point-to-point race. Prices vary, 8 a.m. Birchview School, 663 Poplar St. www.noquemanon.com

Marquette

Noquemanon 12K. Race through the Marquette County wilderness in a 12K point-to-point race. Skiers can choose between classic or freestyle racing.  Prices vary 9:50 a.m. Forestville Trailhead, Forestville Rd. www.noquemanon.com

Saturday Book Babies. Newborns to 24 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and play. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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 www.dancezonemqt.org

Musher Meet and Greet. Meet retired musher Darlene Walch and her sled dog Panda. Adults, 1 p.m.; youth age 3 and younger, 2:45 p.m.; youth 14 and younger, 3 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Noquemanon Adaptive Ski. Participants can choose between a 3K or 500 meter race. $5. 3 p.m. Tourist Park Trailhead, Sugarloaf Ave. www.noquemanon.com

Negaunee

Noquemanon Half Marathon. Race through the Marquette County wilderness in a 24K point-to-point race. Skiers can choose between classic or freestyle racing.  Prices vary. 11:55 a.m. Plum Creek Start Line, CR-510. www.noquemanon.com

Noquemanon 15-mile Snowshoe. Runners will snowshoe the last fifteen miles of the Noque trail in this point-to-point race ending near the Superior Dome. Prices vary. 1 p.m. Plum Creek Start Line, CR-510. www.noquemanon.com

28 SUNDAY

Sunrise 8:19 a.m.; Sunset 5:46 p.m.

Hancock

Heikinpaiva: Finnish Hymn Sing. 2 p.m. Zion Lutheran Church, 400 Ingot St.

Ishpeming

Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday school programming including sheep crafts, The Last Straw game, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Marquette

Noquemanon 10K Animoosk Skijor. Skiers and their dogs are invited for the area’s only skijor race. Prices vary. 9 a.m. Forestville Trailhead, Forestville Rd. www.noquemanon.com

Noquemanon 20K Snow Bike Race.  Snow bikers are invited to race this 20K course. Prices vary. 10 a.m. Forestville Trailhead, Forestville Rd.

Noquemanon 10K Snowshoe Race. Runners will snowshoe through the Forestville trails in this out-and-back race. 10:10 a.m. Forestville Trailhead, Forestville Rd.. www.noquemanon.com

Fourth Sunday Dance. Dance to music performed by The Hartbeats. $7. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

29 MONDAY

Sunrise 8:17 a.m.; Sunset 5:48 p.m.

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 1 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Computer Coaching: MAC Club. Bring your i-Phone, i-Pad or Macbook to share user experiences and learn new ways to work with Apple products. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.

Square Dance Class. Learn the basics of Modern Western Square Dancing during this 15-week course. $20. 5:45 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for newborns to 24 months. 10:30 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

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

30 TUESDAY

Sunrise 8:16 a.m.; Sunset 5:49 p.m.

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

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

Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for Non-Movers. Babies not yet mobile and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 11 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

NCLL’s Sailing into the Teeth of the Storm. Register by the 25th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 1 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 227-2979.

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

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 www.dancezonemqt.org

Chapter Book Club: The Zine Sessions. Youth ages 8 to 12 will read The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Perez and make a zine. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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

Bluesday Tuesday. Enjoy a night of blues music by Northern Wylds. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Cold War Film Series. The film Nine Days in One Year will be shown. 7 p.m. Seminar Room, Beaumier Heritage Center, NMU.

International Dance Club. NMU International Dancers offer recreational folk dancing for all ages. 7:15 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

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.

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. 10 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

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.

31 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 8:15 a.m.; Sunset 5:51 p.m.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette

Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 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.

Little Bookworms for 5s and 6s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Scribblers Club. Students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to experiment with creative writing in a fun and encouraging atmosphere. 4 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.

Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 228-8450.

A Brief Introduction to The Barber of Seville. Learn the plotline and music of the upcoming Siril Cinema Series screening of the Royal Opera House’s opera performance. 7 p.m. Room 319, Thomas Fine Arts Building, NMU.

Belly Dance Class. Learn the basics of traditional belly dancing. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6.75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

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