March 2019: Full Events Calendar

MARCH EVENTS

1 FRIDAY
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.

2 SATURDAY
Sunrise 7:28 a.m.; Sunset 6:35 p.m.
Calumet
• CopperDog 150 Doghouse Races. Homemade dog houses will be raced down the streets. Registration, 10:30 a.m. Race, noon. Downtown.

Eagle Harbor
• CopperDog 150 Stage 2 Start. 9 a.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

Marquette
• Saturday Book Babies. Newborns to toddlers age 24 months and a caregiver are invited for stories, songs and play. 10:30 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Avocational Archaeology with Jim Paquette. Jim Paquette will explain the importance of avocational archaeology in the Great Lakes region. $5 suggested donation. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. 226-3571 or marquettehistory.org
• Family Film. The film Teen Titans Go will be shown. Bring your own snacks. 1 p.m. Community 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. 1 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org

Negaunee
• 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

3 SUNDAY
Sunrise 7:27 a.m.; Sunset 6:37 p.m.
Calumet
• CopperDog 150 and 80 Finish. Noon. Downtown.

Copper Harbor
• CopperDog 150 Stage 3 Start. 8:30 a.m. Downtown.
• CopperDog 80 Stage 2 Start. 8:30 a.m. Downtown.

Escanaba
• Martin Luther College Choir Concert. The Minnesota-based choir will perform Wisdom from Heaven. Donations appreciated. 11:30 a.m. Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 615 S. 30th St.

Ishpeming
• Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday School programming, including activities, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Marquette
• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• Morris Dance Lessons. Learn the ancient style of street theatre dancing. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Contra and Old-Time Square Dance. Learn the traditional dance style brought to America by early Irish and English settlers. Students, $2; adults, $10; families, $10. 6:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org

4 MONDAY
Sunrise 7:25 a.m.; Sunset 6:38 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
• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• PJs All Day. Wear your pajamas and play with crafts. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Tummy Time. Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their caregiver are invited. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Muggles for Potter. Students in grades 2 and 3 listen to the book read aloud and enjoy Jelly Beans. 4:30 p.m. Great 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. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• A Course in Miracles Study Group. This group will discuss the book A Course in Miracles. 7 p.m. Room 103, Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.

Negaunee
• Building Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 are invited for stories to inspire building with LEGOs. 11 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.

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

5 TUESDAY
Sunrise 7:23 a.m.; Sunset 6:40 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
• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.
• Genealogy Help. Members of the Marquette County Genealogical Society will assist with family history research. 10 a.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.
• Rockin’ Toddlers. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• World Affairs Lecture: China-U.S. Trade War. Amy Celico will speak. Noon. Jamrich Hall, NMU.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 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 dancezonemqt.org
• Water: The Local Flavor and What You Can Do to Protect It. 2 to 4 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 228-9953.
• Creator’s Hub. Students in grades 3 to 5 will explore visual arts through hands-on learning. 4:30 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4323.
• Line Dance Class. Learn classic western and international line dances. $3. 4 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Salsercise. Learn Latin dance moves in this salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• NAMI Family-to-Family Education Course. Parents, siblings, spouses and friends of people with a mental illness will learn about schizophrenia, mood disorders, panic disorder, OCD and PTSD. Class meets Tuesdays through April 30. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave. 235-0231 or 360-7107.
• 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.
• PWPL Book Group. The group will discuss Moonglow by Michael Chabon. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-9953.
• Through Storm and Calm: Lake Superior Weather. John Lenters will discuss the mystery and wonder of the Great Lakes weather, seasons and climate. $5 suggested donation. 7 p.m. Ore Dock Brewing Company, 114 W. Spring St.
• 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 dancezonemqt.org
• Registration Deadline: NCLL Lunch at the Lights. See Tuesday the 12th.

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.
• Builders Storytime Rugrats. Youth age 3 and older are invited for stories and block building. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

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

6 WEDNESDAY
Sunrise 7:21 a.m.; Sunset 6:41 p.m.
Gwinn
• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Ishpeming
• Northern Vegans Dinner. Join others for a casual vegan dinner. Order a vegan dinner off the menu. Prices vary. 6 p.m. Congress Pizza, 106 N. Main St. 236-1279 or northernvegans.com

Marquette
• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• Kids Take Over Crafts Day. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Toddler Storytime. Toddlers ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Little Bookworms for 5’s and 6’s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Blue Birch. Youth ages 8 and older are invited to this reading and book club. 1 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Medicare Informational Clinic. 1 p.m. Conference Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-6169.
• Thank God It’s Wednesday Artists Group. This group is open to all artists to work on individual projects, share ideas and more. Bring your own supplies. 1 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Community Meal. 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 225-1119.
• League of Women Voters Meeting. All are welcome. 6 p.m. Lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 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.

Negaunee
• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $6.25; nonseniors, $7.25. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.
• Family Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 and families are invited for songs, stories and rhymes. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.

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

7 THURSDAY
Sunrise 7:19 a.m.; Sunset 6:42 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.

Marquette
• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• Toddler Storytime. Toddler ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Preschool Storytime. Youth ages 3 and 4 are invited for interactive stories, songs and crafts. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Oil Painting, Drawing and Pastels with Marlene Wood. Bring your own materials. $20. 1 to 3 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• Salsercise. Learn Latin dance moves in this salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course focuses on mindfulness, compassion and loving-kindness with a guided meditation session. 5:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-2252.
• Line Dance Class. Learn classic western and international line dances. $3. 6 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Paw Pals with Pet Partners. Children are invited to read to Pet Partners therapy dogs. 6 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4320.
• Free Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Registration Deadline: NCLL Ending Hunger Alliance Program. See Wednesday the 13th.

Negaunee
• Cribbage. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.
• Hiawatha Amateur Radio Association. Those interested in amateur radio are welcome. 7 p.m. Marquette County Health Department, 184 US-41.

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

8 FRIDAY
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

9 SATURDAY
Sunrise 7:15 a.m.; Sunset 6:45 p.m.
Alpha
• 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.

Calumet
• 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

Ishpeming
• 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
• 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.

Negaunee
• 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

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

10 SUNDAY
Sunrise 8:13 a.m.; Sunset 7:47 p.m.
Day Light Saving Time Begins

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. Kitty Donohoe will perform. 15 and younger, free; 16 and older, $7. 4 p.m. CST, Crystal Theatre, 304 Superior Ave. secondsundayfolkdance.com

Ishpeming
• Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday School programming, including activities, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Marquette
• U.P. Builders Show. Visit with more than 130 vendors for home-building, renovating, remodeling and commercial construction needs. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Superior Dome, NMU. upbuildersshow.org
• Morris Dance Lessons. Learn the ancient style of street theatre dancing. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Beginning Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the ballroom dances the Waltz, Fox Trot and Tango. $3. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

11 MONDAY
Sunrise 8:11 a.m.; Sunset 7:48 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
• Marquette Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants will offer $10 lunch menus and $25 dinner meals. Locations vary. downtownmarquette.org
• PJs All Day. Wear your pajamas and play with crafts. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Tummy Time. Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their caregiver are invited. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Dumbledore’s Army. Students in grades 4 and 5 are invited to discuss Harry Potter. 4:30 p.m. Great 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.
• Northern Vegan Potluck Dinner. Bring a vegan dish to share. All welcome. 6 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 236-1279 or northernvegans.com
• Personal Legacy Workshop. Heather Mlsna will discuss the writing process detailing the before, during and after of experiential writing. 6 p.m. Heritage 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. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• DocuMonday. The film Running Wild: The Life of Dayton O. Hyde will be shown. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.
• Superiorland Toastmasters. Individuals will develop leadership, communication and speaking skills. 7 p.m. Conference Room, lower level, Peninsula Medical Center, 1414 W. Fair Ave. 235-8557 or 3834.toastmastersclubs.org

Negaunee
• Building Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 are invited for stories to inspire building with LEGOs. 11 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.
• Pinochle. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

12 TUESDAY
Sunrise 8:10 a.m.; Sunset 7:49 p.m.
Escanaba
• Kitty Donohoe Concert. Kitty Donohoe will perform folk and Irish-style music. 6:30 p.m. Escanaba Public Library 400 Ludington St. 789-7323.

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.
• Rockin’ Toddlers. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• World Affairs Lecture: Life After the Arab Uprising and the Islamic State. Rania Abouzied will speak. Noon. Jamrich Hall, NMU.
• Tasty Reads. The group will discuss The Care and Management of Lies: A Novel of the Great War by Jacqueline Winspear. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.
• NCLL Lunch at the Lights. Register by the 5th NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $6. 12:15 p.m. Lights Dining Hall, NMU. 227-2979.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 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 dancezonemqt.org
• e-Coaching Series. Reference staff will lead the program with topics including MeL databases, movie apps, e-books, e-magazines, genealogy databases and the Michigan Legal Self-Help Center. 2 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.
• Teen Anime Club. Anime fans in grades 6 to 12 are invited to discover their Japanese name and create a name plate in Japanese. 4 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Creator’s Hub. Students in grades 3 to 5 will explore visual arts through hands-on learning. 4:30 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4323.
• Line Dance Class. Learn classic western and international line dances. $3. 4 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Salsercise. Learn Latin dance moves in this salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• NAMI Family-to-Family Education Course. Parents, siblings, spouses and friends of people with a mental illness will learn about schizophrenia, mood disorders, panic disorder, OCD and PTSD. Class meets Tuesdays through April 30. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave. 235-0231 or 360-7107.
• 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.
• Superior Woodturners Monthly Meeting. This monthly meeting includes a woodturning demonstration. 7 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Weeknight Concert: Might As Well Be Spring. Kirsten Gustafson, Dave Ziegner and Harry South will perform. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.
• 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.

13 WEDNESDAY
Sunrise 8:08 a.m.; Sunset 7:51 p.m.
Gwinn
• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette
• Kids Take Over Crafts Day. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Toddler Storytime. Toddlers ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Little Bookworms for 5’s and 6’s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Community Luncheon. Noon. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 225-1119.
• For Your Health. Physical Therapist Mickey Sanders will present Fall Prevention. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.
• Blue Birch. Youth ages 8 and older are invited to this reading and book club. 1 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Thank God It’s Wednesday Artists Group. This group is open to all artists to work on individual projects, share ideas and more. Bring your own supplies. 1 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• A Course in Miracles Study Group. This group will discuss the book A Course in Miracles. 2 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.
• NCLL Ending Hunger Alliance Program. Register by the 7th. 3 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 227-2979.
• Teen Advisory Board. Students in grades 9 to 12 are invited to gain volunteer experience and plan teen events. 4 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Community Soup Supper. 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 225-1119.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 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.
• Laughing Whitefish Audubon Society: Travels in Patagonia. Geoff Smith will discuss his trip to Patagonia. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-6749.
• Once Upon a Crime Book Group. The group will discuss Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death by M.C. Beaton. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-9953.

Negaunee
• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $6.25; nonseniors, $7.25. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.
• Family Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 and families are invited for songs, stories and rhymes. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.

14 THURSDAY
Sunrise 8:06 a.m.; Sunset 7:52 p.m.
Calumet
• The Founding. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a Celtic concert. $22. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or calumettheatre.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.

Marquette
• Toddler Storytime. Toddlers ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Preschool Storytime. Youth ages 3 and 4 are invited for interactive stories, songs and crafts. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Oil Painting, Drawing and Pastels with Marlene Wood. Bring your own materials. $20. 1 to 3 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• DIY Slime Squad. Youth ages 8 and older will make slime. 4:30 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Salsercise. Learn Latin dance moves in this salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course focuses on mindfulness, compassion and loving-kindness with a guided meditation session. 5:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-2252.
• Marquette Area Mothers of Preschoolers Meeting. Meetings include a speaker or video presentation, activity, conversations. The topic will be Loving the Life You Didn’t Choose. Childcare provided by volunteers. Annual membership fee applies; scholarships available. 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 226-4603 or mops.org/groups/marquetteareamops
• Second Thursday Creativity Series: Family Science. 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.
• Line Dance Class. Learn classic western and international line dances. $3. 6 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Paw Pals with Pet Partners. Children are invited to read to Pet Partners therapy dogs. 6 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4320.
• Technology Series: Creating a Path to a New U.P. Economy. Learn about advancements in technology that have the potential to revolutionize industries and job opportunities. 6 p.m. Ampersand Coworking, 128 W. Washington St.
• Yarnwinders Fiber Guild Meeting. 6:30 p.m. Studio #2, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• 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.
• Fighting Sexual Harassment. Janet Koski will discuss Title IX, the policies and procedures on dealing with sexual harassment in the workplace. 7 p.m. Federated Women’s Clubhouse, 104 W. Ridge St. 249-4152.
• Nightfall with Edgar Allan Poe. The night will feature a haunting dramatization of Poe’s works. 7:30 p.m. Black Box Theatre, NMU.
• NMU Visiting Writers Series. Francine J. Harris and Marcus Wicker will speak. 7:30 p.m. Room 1322, Jamrich Hall, NMU.

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

15 FRIDAY
Sunrise 8:04 a.m.; Sunset 7:54 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
• 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
• Digital Tech Help. Members of Northern Michigan University’s Student Cybersecurity Association will assist library patrons with personal technology devices. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.
• 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.
• 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.
• Architectural Beauty: The Churches of Corrado Parducci. Russ Magnaghi will discuss Italian-American architectural sculptor Corrado Giuseppe Parducci, who assisted with the St. Peter Cathedral beautification following the 1935 fire. A concert will pair Cathedral history with Italian music. Donations appreciated. 7:30 p.m. St. Peter Cathedral, 311 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3571 or marquettehistory.org
• Nightfall with Edgar Allan Poe. The night will feature a haunting dramatization of Poe’s works. 7:30 p.m. Black Box Theatre, NMU.
• NMU Jazz Combo Night. 7:30 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.
• Woodland Sky Native American Dance Company. This Native American Dance Company will share stories from different tribes through music and dance. $5. 7:30 p.m. Forest Roberts Theatre, NMU.

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

16 SATURDAY
Sunrise 8:02 a.m.; Sunset 7:55 p.m.
Ishpeming
• Vegas Comes to Ishpeming. This casino-style fundraiser will include Black Jack, 3 Card Poker and Roulette. Proceeds benefit the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce. $30. 7 to 10 p.m. River Rock Lanes, 1011 North Rd. 486-1111.

Marquette
• Twisted Stitchers Quilting Club. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Career Exploration Open House. Learn about education offered through NMU’s College of Technology and Occupational Sciences and Department of Engineering. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jacobetti Complex, NMU. 227-2190 or nmu.edu/tos
• Transition Marquette County Repair Café. Volunteers will be available to help fix small and medium sized item such as toasters, sewing machines, clothes, lamps, electronics and other household items. $5 suggested donation. Noon to 4 p.m. Studio #2, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• 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
• Once Upon a Time Puppet Theater. Actors of the Vertigo Theatre Company will perform Beauty and the Beast. 1 and 2 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.
• Nightfall with Edgar Allan Poe. The night will feature a haunting dramatization of Poe’s works. 7:30 p.m. Black Box Theatre, NMU.

Negaunee
• 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

17 SUNDAY
Sunrise 8:00 a.m.; Sunset 7:56 p.m.
Gwinn
• Polar Plunge. Proceeds benefit the Special Olympics of Michigan. Cost. Registration, 9 a.m. Parade of costumes, 10:15 a.m. Plungw, 10:30 a.m. Awards, noon. Up North Lodge, 215 S. CR-557. (517)937-6492.

Ishpeming
• Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday School programming, including activities, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Marquette
• Morris Dance Lessons. Learn the ancient style of street theatre dancing. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• Beginning Ballroom Dance Class  Learn the ballroom dances the Waltz, Fox Trot and Tango. $3. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

Rock
• Rock Lions Club Breakfast Buffet. Enjoy eggs, omelets, bacon, sausage, ham, potatoes, biscuits, pancakes, French toast and more. Youth 5 and younger, free; 6 to 12, $5; 13 and older, $8. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rock Lions Club, M-35.

18 MONDAY
Sunrise 7:58 a.m.; Sunset 7:58 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
• PJs All Day. Wear your pajamas and play with crafts. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Tummy Time. Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their caregiver are invited. 11 a.m. Great 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. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• A Course in Miracles Study Group. This group will discuss the book A Course in Miracles. 7 p.m. Room 103, Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.
• Registration Deadline: NCLL Tour One Marquette Place. See Wednesday the 20th.

Negaunee
• Building Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 are invited for stories to inspire building with LEGOs. 11 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.
• Pinochle. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

19 TUESDAY
Sunrise 7:56 a.m.; Sunset 7:59 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
• International Folk Dance. Beginners welcome. Students, $3; adults, $5. 7 to 10 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St. (818 )606-0065.

Houghton
• Taming the Rain. Quincy Arney will discuss residential techniques for rain water management. 7 p.m. Carnegie Museum, 105 Huron St.

Marquette
• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.
• Rockin’ Toddlers. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• World Affairs Lecture: Global Cyber Threats. Special Agent Peter Jollife will speak. Noon. Jamrich Hall, NMU.
• Matinee Movie. The film The Old Man and the Gun 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. 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 dancezonemqt.org
• Creator’s Hub. Students in grades 3 to 5 will explore visual arts through hands-on learning. 4:30 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4323.
• Line Dance Class. Learn classic western and international line dances. $3. 4 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or 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 dancezonemqt.org
• BYO Dinner Theater. The film BlacKKKlansman will be shown. 6 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.
• NAMI Family-to-Family Education Course. Parents, siblings, spouses and friends of people with a mental illness will learn about schizophrenia, mood disorders, panic disorder, OCD and PTSD. Class meets Tuesdays through April 30. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave. 235-0231 or 360-7107.
• 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.
• 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.
• Builders Storytime Rugrats. Youth age 3 and older are invited for stories and block building. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

20 WEDNESDAY
Sunrise 7:54 a.m.; Sunset 8:01 p.m.
Escanaba
• Our Story Lecture Series. Potawatomi elder Earl Meshigaud Sr. will speak. 6 p.m. Besse Theater, Bay College.

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

Marquette
• Kids Take Over Crafts Day. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Toddler Storytime. Toddlers ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Little Bookworms for 5’s and 6’s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Community Luncheon. Noon. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 225-1119.
• Blue Birch. Youth ages 8 and older are invited to this reading and book club. 1 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Medicare Informational Clinic. 1 p.m. Conference Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-6169.
• NCLL Tour One Marquette Place. Register by the 18th. 1 p.m. One Marquette Place, 400 N. Lakeshore Blvd. 227-2979.
• Thank God It’s Wednesday Artists Group. This group is open to all artists to work on individual projects, share ideas and more. Bring your own supplies. 1 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Lizardry. Gain hands-on experience handling reptiles with veterinarian Dr. Shevy and helpers. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 4 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911
• Junior Teen Advisory Board. Students in grades 5 to 8 are invited to gain volunteer experience and plan events. 4:15 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Community Soup Supper. 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 225-1119.
• Klava Klub. The group will discuss Imago (Xenogenisis 3) by Octavia Butler. 6:30 p.m. Contrast Coffee, 600 N. Third St. 226-4318.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 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.
• Lake Superior Art Association Program. Felt artist Masha Kakhova will host and artist talk and demonstration. 7 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.

Negaunee
• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $6.25; nonseniors, $7.25. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.
• Family Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 and families are invited for songs, stories and rhymes. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.

21 THURSDAY
Sunrise 7:52 a.m.; Sunset 8:02 p.m.
Chatham
• Community Conversation. Community members are invited to discuss views on tourism in Alger County. Snacks and coffee provided. 7 p.m. Chatham Community Center, 115 S. Main St. 630-5477.

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
• Low Sensory Day. The lights will be dimmed and the music turned off. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Toddler Storytime. Toddlers ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Preschool Storytime. Youth ages 3 and 4 are invited for interactive stories, songs and crafts. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Oil Painting, Drawing and Pastels with Marlene Wood. Bring your own materials. $20. 1 to 3 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• Genealogy Help. Members of the Marquette County Genealogical Society will assist with family history research. 2 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.
• Salsercise. Learn Latin dance moves in this salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• UP North Knitting Guild. Activities include knitting chemo caps, stash sales and more. 5 p.m. Studio #2, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course focuses on mindfulness, compassion and loving-kindness with a guided meditation session. 5:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-2252.
• Friends of PWPL Spring Book Pre-Sale. $5. 6 to 9 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 228-7434.
• Paw Pals with Pet Partners. Children are invited to read to Pet Partners therapy dogs. 6 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4320.
• 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 dancezonemqt.org
• Your Health Lecture Series: Childhood Obesity. Dr. John Bartlett will speak. 7 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.

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

22 FRIDAY
Sunrise 7:50 a.m.; Sunset 8:03 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
• Friends of PWPL Spring Book Sale. $5. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 228-7434.
• 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.
• Celebration of Seeds. Activities include a seed-themed scavenger hunt involving downtown businesses and a kids’ seed crown-making activity. Scavenger hunt, noon to 5:30 p.m. Kids activity, 4:30 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 225-0608.
• 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.
• Analog to Digital Conversion Workshop. Learn how to transfer VHS, vinyl records, cassettes and films to digital. 1 p.m. Room 109, Harden Hall, NMU.
• 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
• Digital Tech Help. Members of Northern Michigan University’s Student Cybersecurity Association will assist library patrons with personal technology devices. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.
• 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.
• 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.
• Faculty Recital. Jeff Vickers will perform on the saxophone. 7:30 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.

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

23 SATURDAY
Sunrise 7:48 a.m.; Sunset 8:05 p.m.
Houghton
• Air Play. This performance is a visual poem using no words. It is comedy, sculpture, circus and theatre in one. 7:30 p.m. Rozsa Center, MTU. 487-2073 or mtu.edu/rozsa

Marquette
• Friends of PWPL Spring Book Sale. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 228-7434.
• Holistic Health Fair. Meet local practitioners and vendors in chiropractic, energy healing, yoga, acupuncture, astrology and other areas. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Third floor, Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St.
• Celebration of Seeds. Activities include a landrace gardening workshop, kids activity and seed swap. Bring open-pollinated, non-GMO seeds labeled with plant type, variety, harvest date and location of harvest. 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Kids activity and seed swap, 1 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 225-0608.
• Landrace Gardening Workshop. Dawn Anderson will share her experience, techniques and landrace seeds. Landrace gardening is an effective method for cropping crops under marginal growing conditions. 10:30 a.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 225-0608.
• Saturday Book Babies. Newborns to toddlers age 24 months and a caregiver are invited for stories, songs and play. 10:30 a.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. 1 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• International Food Festival. Sample recipes from around the world. Advanced tickets, $12; at the door, $15. 5 p.m. Jacobetti Complex, NMU.
• Siril Concert Series. Mezzo-soprano Kelly O’Connor will perform. 7:30 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.

Negaunee
• 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

24 SUNDAY
Sunrise 7:46 a.m.; Sunset 8:06 p.m.
Ishpeming
• Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday School programming, including activities, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Marquette
• Fourth Sunday Dance. Dance to music by Angels & Outlaws. $8. 2 to 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• Morris Dance Lessons. Learn the ancient style of street theatre dancing. 5:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Beginning Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the ballroom dances the Waltz, Fox Trot and Tango. $3. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

25 MONDAY
Sunrise 7:44 a.m.; Sunset 8:07 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
• PJs All Day. Wear your pajamas and play with crafts. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Tummy Time. Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their caregiver are invited. 11 a.m. Great 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.
• Northern Vegans Board Meeting. 5:30 p.m. Lions Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 236-1279 or northernvegans.com
• Foreign Flicks. The film Foxtrot will be shown. 6 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. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• Superiorland Toastmasters. Individuals will develop leadership, communication and speaking skills. 7 p.m. Conference Room, lower level, Peninsula Medical Center, 1414 W. Fair Ave. 235-8557 or 3834.toastmastersclubs.org

Negaunee
• Building Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 are invited for stories to inspire building with LEGOs. 11 a.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.
• Pinochle. 1 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.

26 TUESDAY
Sunrise 7:42 a.m.; Sunset 8:09 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
• Contra Dance. Local musicians will perform while dances will be prompted by Ginger Alberti. Beginners welcome. Students, $3; adults, $5. 7 to 10 p.m. Finnish American Heritage Center, 435 Quincy St. (818 )606-0065.

Marquette
• Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912.
• Rockin’ Toddlers. Members, free; Nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Wonder Babies. Newborns to infants 18 months old and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• World Affairs Lecture: Mexico and the U.S.—Ecomonic Ties that Bind. Carlos Capistran will speak. Noon. Jamrich Hall, NMU.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 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 dancezonemqt.org
• Line Dance Class. Learn classic western and international line dances. $3. 4 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Salsercise. Learn the Latin dance moves in this salsa-based workout. $3. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• Chess Club. Youth ages 7 to 12 are invited for a night of chess. 6 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• NAMI Family-to-Family Education Course. Parents, siblings, spouses and friends of people with a mental illness will learn about schizophrenia, mood disorders, panic disorder, OCD and PTSD. Class meets Tuesdays through April 30. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave. 235-0231 or 360-7107.
• Bluesday Tuesday. The Flat Broke Blues Band will perform. 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.
• 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.
• Builders Storytime Rugrats. Youth age 3 and older are invited for stories and block building. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7400, ext. 18.

27 WEDNESDAY
Sunrise 7:40 a.m.; Sunset 8:10 p.m.
Gwinn
• Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862.

Marquette
• Kids Take Over Crafts Day. Members, free; nonmembers: youth younger than 2, free; 2 and older, $6. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.
• Toddler Storytime. Toddlers ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Little Bookworms for 5’s and 6’s. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills. 11 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Blue Birch. Youth ages 8 and older are invited to this reading and book club. 1 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Community Luncheon. Noon. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 225-1119.
• Thank God It’s Wednesday Artists Group. This group is open to all artists to work on individual projects, share ideas and more. Bring your own supplies. 1 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• A Course in Miracles Study Group. This group will discuss the book A Course in Miracles. 2 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-0134, ask for Nancy Hamlin.
• Community Soup Supper. 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 225-1119.
• Business on Tap. John Spigarell will discuss e-commerce. 5:30 p.m. Ore Dock Brewing Company, 114 W. Spring St.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 6:30 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. 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.
• Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Bonnie Cronin will discuss the principles and benefits of naturopathic medicine. 7 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Negaunee
• Social Luncheon. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Call ahead for the menu. Seniors, $6.25; nonseniors, $7.25. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson St. 475-6266.
• Family Storytime. Children ages 3 to 8 and families are invited for songs, stories and rhymes. 4:30 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18.

28 THURSDAY
Sunrise 7:38 a.m.; Sunset 8:12 p.m.
Grand Marais
• Community Conversation. Community members are invited to discuss views on tourism in Alger County. Snacks and coffee provided. 7 p.m. Grand Marais Community Center, 21738 Brazel St. 630-5477.

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
• Toddler Storytime. Toddler ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities. 10:15 a.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Oil Painting, Drawing and Pastels with Marlene Wood. Bring your own materials. $20. 1 to 3 p.m. Studio #1, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.
• Spring Break Family Film. The film Coco will be shown. Bring your own snacks. 1 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4323.
• Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. 1 p.m. Inside Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41. members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge or 249-3529.
• Messy Science. Youth in kindergarten through grade 2 will make messy science activities. 4:30 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.
• Salsercise. Learn Latin dance moves in this salsa-based workout. $2. 5 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.
• Introduction to Buddhist Meditation. This beginning course focuses on mindfulness, compassion and loving-kindness with a guided meditation session. 5:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-2252.
• Line Dance Class. Learn classic western and international line dances. $3. 6 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Paw Pals with Pet Partners. Children are invited to read to Pet Partners therapy dogs. 6 p.m. Great Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. St. 226-4320.
• 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.

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

29 FRIDAY
Sunrise 7:36 a.m.; Sunset 8:13 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
• 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
• Digital Tech Help. Members of Northern Michigan University’s Student Cybersecurity Association will assist library patrons with personal technology devices. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Heritage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.
• 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.
• Celebrate the U.P. View the winning submissions for the Upper Peninsula Environmental Coalition’s video contest. $10. 6:30 p.m. Ore Dock Brewing Company, 114 W. Spring St.
• 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.
• Siril Concert Series. Percussion Group Cincinnati will perform. 7:30 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.

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

30 SATURDAY
Sunrise 7:34 a.m.; Sunset 8:14 p.m.
Ishpeming
• Valuable Rare Book Assessment. Dave White will assess the value of your books. 1 to 3 p.m. Leverton Room, Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 N. Main St.

Marquette
• Celebrate the U.P. Keynote Address. Keynote speaker Dave Dempsey will present The Sixth Great Lake. 9 a.m. Marquette Federated Women’s Clubhouse, 104 W. Ridge St. upenvironment.org
• Celebrate the U.P. Guest Speakers Presentations. A variety of guest speakers will share their knowledge and experiences in celebration of the Upper Peninsula. 10:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Locations vary between The Landmark Inn, Peter White Public Library, Marquette Federated Women’s Clubhouse. upenvironment.org
• Learning to Walk Together Traditional Pow Wow. NMU students, free; nonstudents, $5. Grand entries, noon and 6 p.m. Marquette Armory, 1820 Lincoln Ave. 227-1397.
• 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.
• Celebrate the U.P. Plenary Panel: Catch a Moment in Time. Panelists will share an iconic photo representing the U.P. 3:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. upenvironment.org
• Learning to Walk Together Traditional Pow Wow Feast. NMU students, free; nonstudents, $5. 4 p.m. Jacobetti Complex, Sugarloaf Ave. 227-1397.
• Celebrate the U.P. Closing Reception. 5 p.m. Marquette Federated Women’s Clubhouse. upenvironment.org
• NMU Senior Recital. Flutist Catherine Nevala will perform. 7 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.

Negaunee
• 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

31 SUNDAY
Sunrise 7:32 a.m.; Sunset 8:16 p.m.
Ishpeming
• Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday School programming, including activities, Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Marquette
• Morris Dance Lessons. Learn the ancient style of street theatre dancing. 5:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or dancezonemqt.org
• Beginning Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the ballroom dances the Waltz, Fox Trot and Tango. $3. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

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