May 2017 Events Calendar

1 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:35 a.m.; Sunset 8:58 p.m.

Gwinn

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

Marquette

Book Babies. Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age 24-months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

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.

Chapter Book Club. Youth ages 8 to 12 are invited to listen to a chapter book, illustrate the chapter and create a book of illustrations. Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl. 2 p.m. Youth Services Area, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Computer Coaching: Download E-books and Audio Books. Learn to use the OverDrive 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.

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, next to MC Sports, 3020 US-41. 249-3529 or http://members.tripod.com/superiorland_bridge

DocuMonday. The 2016 film China: Through the Looking Glass will be shown. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Inspired Words. Local authors, poets and songwriters will showcase their work. 7 p.m. Workshop #3, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front. St. 226-4318.

American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457.

University Exam Study Hours. Students with a valid ID are invited for study hall hours. Coffee and snacks available. Printing available for 15 cents per black and white copy and 75 cents per color copy. Use parking lot entrance. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 225-9510.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. This lapsit storytime is for children 0 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.

2 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:34 a.m.; Sunset 8:59 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

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

Storytime for 2s and 3s. Stories, fingerplays and activities for 2-and 3-year-olds. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Tasty Reads. The group will discuss American Pie: Slices of Life and Pie from America’s Back Roads by Pascale Le Draoulec. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4303.

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

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

Salsersize. 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 The Legend of Bagger Vance: Golf and the Game of Life by Steven Pressfield. 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

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.

Painting Class. 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 6:32 a.m.; Sunset 9:01 p.m.

Calumet

Sailing the Atlantic. Jim Hertel will discuss the Atlantic Loop. 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.

Marquette

Book Babies. See Monday the 1st.

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

Northern Vegans’ Dinner. Order a vegan dinner off the menu. Prices vary. 6 p.m. Doncker’s 137 W. Washington St. 236-1279 or www.northernvegans.com

Fishing After Hours. Chad Andresen and Lynn Kanieski will present Michigan’s Sea Lamprey Control Program. Live adult sea lamprey and larval lamprey can be viewed. 6:30 p.m. Board Room, Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

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 6:31 a.m.; Sunset 9:02 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

May the Fourth Be with You. Star Wars fans are invited for a scavenger hunt, mask making and Jedi activities. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Kids’ Room and Teen Zone, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Little Art Lab. Youth ages 4 to 8 are invited for art projects. Donations appreciated. 2 p.m. Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 250-1996.

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Program. Students in Grades 5 through 9 are invited for activities. 4:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

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.

Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. 6 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 E. Ridge St. 361-8308.

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

World War I Remembered: Swing Dance. Dance to music performed by the Westerly Winds swing band. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Negaunee

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

5 FRIDAY

Sunrise 6:29 a.m.; Sunset 9:03 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 4th.

G.L.O.W Club. Teens in grades 8 to 12 who support equality for all genders and sexualities are invited. 4 p.m. Lions Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Kids Climb Fridays. Climb the 1,450-square-foot climbing wall. PEIF members, free; nonmembers, $6. 5 to 8 p.m. PEIF Building, NMU. 227-2519 or www.nmu.edu

Guardians of WOW. Youth 8 to 18 will learn how to help with the animals, interact with exhibits and be a leader in the museum during this FREE program. Parents or guardians must attend training. Youth, 4 to 6 p.m. Parent meeting, 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911.

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.

Anime Film: Howl’s Moving Castle. This film is based off the book by Diana Wynne Jones. Popcorn and soda will be served. 7:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Reservation Deadline: Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel Luncheon. See Tuesday the 9th.

Negaunee

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

6 SATURDAY

Sunrise 6:28 a.m.; Sunset 9:05 p.m.

Calumet

Chassell Country Western Show. Local talent will perform. $11.50. 3 and 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or www.calumettheatre.com

Escanaba

Mother’s Day Hand-Glazed Pottery Glass. Vicki Shirley will instruct participants age 10 and older in glazing techniques to paint designs on premade pottery. Bonifas members, $20; nonmembers, $25. 10 a.m. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue south. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Marquette

Garden Conference 2017. Presentations include, Growing and Cooking with Herbs, Marquette Orphanage, Insects and how to Control The, Harvesting Seeds and Dividing Bulbs, Pollinators, and Health and Heather. $35. Registration, 8:30 a.m. Conference, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Michigan Room, University Center, NMU. 226-9904.

Masonic Marketplace. Items from local farmers and artisans will be available for purchase. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Masonic Square, 130 W. Washington St. upbarngoddess@gmail.com

Free Comic Book Day. More than 600 comic books will be given away. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Taiga Games, 145 W. Washington St. 273-2747.

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. 7 p.m. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, 425 Fisher Street. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

7 SUNDAY

Sunrise 6:26 a.m.; Sunset 9:06 p.m.

Ishpeming

Messy Church. Join others for hands-on, multi-age, family-oriented Sunday School programming including edible dirt gardens, wire and nail crosses, protect the egg, origami boats, sand dollars, and Bible stories and songs. 10 a.m. Wesley Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681.

Spring Lyceum. Meet cookbook authors Lori Kulju, Kitty Kososki and Sandra Bella.  2 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 317 N. Main St. 486-4381.

Marquette

Contra and Old-Time Square Dance. Listen and dance to music performed by All Strings Considered. $5. 6:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

8 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:25 a.m.; Sunset 9:07 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Book Babies. See Monday the 1st.

Chapter Book Club. See Monday the 1st.

Computer Coaching: PowerPoint Basics. Learn the basics of electronic presentations. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. See Monday the 1st.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

World War I Remembered Film. The 1957 film Paths of Glory will be shown. 6:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

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

American Western Square Dancing. See Monday the 1st.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. See Monday the 1st.

Pinochle. See Monday the 1st.

9 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:24 a.m.; Sunset 9:08 p.m.

Calumet

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

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Sing-along with Cathy Wales. Cathy Wales will play the guitar while kids sing and do nursery rhyme actions. 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.

Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel Luncheon. Matthew Zika of the National Weather Service will speak. Reservations due by the 5th. Noon. Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St. 486-8096 or 226-3388.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

LEGO Club. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Young Author Visit – David Biedrzycki. Author and illustrator David Biedrzycki will give a reading. Craft making will follow. 5:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

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

International Dance Club. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Michigamme

Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Painting Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime. See Tuesday the 2nd.

10 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:22 a.m.; Sunset 9:10 p.m.

Calumet

The Gift of Reading Book Making Workshop. Susan Rosemurgy will discuss the different techniques of book binding and themes. Materials provided. 6:30 p.m. Calumet Public Library, 57070 Mine St. 337-0311, ext. 1107.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Marquette

Book Babies. See Monday the 1st.

The Doctor is In. Dr. Bryan Dixon will present Ten Tips for Tendon Pain. Bring your own lunch. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

Teen Advisory Board. Students in grades 9 through 12 are invited for event planning, book discussions and snacks. 4 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Spirit of FAITH Devotions – All World Religions. All are welcome. Bring readings, music and questions. 6 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 869-9445.

Your Mind Matters Film. The film, Pleasure Unwoven, will discuss addiction and recovery. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Trouble at the Cow Pound. Bill Van Kosky will discuss the cow pound of the 1880s where unattended cows would be rounded up until fines were paid by the owners. $5. 6:30 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 W. Spring St. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org

Bingo. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Belly Dance Class. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Once Upon a Crime Book Club. The group will discuss Saving the Queen by William F. Buckley, Jr. 7 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-9953.

One Light, Many Lamps World Faith Series: Hinduism. The Marquette Interfaith Forum will offer a series of talks centered on several world religions. 7 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-3252 or 361-1844.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. See Wednesday the 3rd.

11 THURSDAY

Sunrise 6:21 a.m.; Sunset 9:11 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Marquette Beautification and Restoration Committee Meeting. Gretchen Preston will present Service Dogs Working in Our Community. Noon. Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St. 315-8143 or www.mqtbeautification.org

Matinee Movie. The 2016 film Lion will be shown. 12:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Little Art Lab. See Thursday the 4th.

STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Program. See Thursday the 4th.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Marquette Area Mothers of Preschoolers Meeting. Annual membership fee applies; scholarships available. 5:30 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church, 305 W. Magnetic St. 226-4603 or www.mops.org/groups/marquetteareamops

Pizza Night. See Thursday the 4th.

Second Thursday Creativity Series: Building and Lego. 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 The Wipers Times will be shown. Bring your own dinner. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. See Thursday the 4th.

Ballroom Dance Class. See Thursday the 4th.

Negaunee

Cribbage. See Thursday the 4th.

12 FRIDAY

Sunrise 6:20 a.m.; Sunset 9:12 p.m.

Calumet

Club Indigo. The film Ladykillers will be shown. Reservations requested for dinner. $7 for film only; $22 for dinner and film; youth, half fare. Dinner, 6 p.m. Film, 7:15 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or www.calumettheatre.com

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Story & Craft Hour. Youth ages 4 to 8 are invited for stories, songs and crafts. 11 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Kids Climb Fridays. See Friday the 5th.

Marquette Folk Dancers. See Friday the 5th.

Negaunee

Social Bingo. See Friday the 5th.

13 SATURDAY

Sunrise 6:18 a.m.; Sunset 9:14 p.m.

Escanaba

Snap to It 2 Photography Class. Students in Grades 7 and 8 are invited to learn digital darkroom skills through hands-on editing. Bring a digital camera or cellphone camera with a removable SD card. Bonifas members, $7; nonmembers, $9. 2 p.m. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue south. 7863833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Marquette

Hope Starts Here Challenge. Participants can choose between a 5- or 10K run, a duathlon or half marathon. A 1-mile kids run and walk also will be available. Proceeds benefit the Upper Michigan Brain Tumor Center. Prices vary. Lakeview Arena, 401 E. Fair Ave. www.hopestartshere.org

Masonic Marketplace. See Saturday the 6th.

Mushroom Inoculation Workshop. Join members of the Marquette County Conservation District for a workshop. Learn methods for installing and creating mushroom growing areas. Registration appreciated. 9 a.m. to noon. Outdoor Learning Area, NMU. 226-8871, ext. 102.

Cold Logic Robotics Demonstration. Members of the Marquette Senior High School Robotics Team will demonstrate their 2017 robot. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Saturday the 6th.

Materni-Tea. Expectant and new parents will learn about pregnancy, birth and postpartum topics. 2 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 362-1692 or www.superiorbirthingresources.com

Traditional Music Jam. Bring an acoustic instrument to play. Listeners and singers welcome. 2 to 5 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Daddy D’s Rock’n’ Roll Music and Comedy Review. Enjoy a night of comedy and music, a cash bar, basket raffles, auction items and more. Proceeds benefit the Lake Superior Hospice Patient Care Fund. Advanced tickets, $35; at the door, $40. Cocktail hour, 6 p.m. Concert, 7 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 W. Washington St. 225-7760 or www.daddydproductions.com

Club Social. Short dance lessons will be offered before two hours of open dancing. $5. 7 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Ave. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

14 SUNDAY

Sunrise 6:17 a.m.; Sunset 9:15 p.m.

Mother’s Day

Calumet

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

Ishpeming

Messy Church. See Sunday the 7th.

Marquette

Reservation Deadline: Lake Superior Chapter of State Employee Retirees Association Luncheon for Parkinson’s Class. See Wednesday the 17th.

15 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:16 a.m.; Sunset 9:16 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Book Babies. See Monday the 1st.

Chapter Book Club. See Monday the 1st.

Computer Coaching: Download E-books and Audio Books. See Monday the 1st.

Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. See Monday the 1st.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

American Western Square Dancing. See Monday the 1st.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. See Monday the 1st.

Pinochle. See Monday the 1st.

16 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:15 a.m.; Sunset 9:17 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Matinee Movie. The film La La Land will be shown. 12:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

LEGO Club. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

BYO Dinner Theater. The 1941 World War I film Sergeant York will be shown. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

International Dance Club. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Michigamme

Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Painting Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime. See Tuesday the 2nd.

17 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:14 a.m.; Sunset 9:18 p.m.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Marquette

Book Babies. See Monday the 1st.

Lake Superior Chapter of State Employee Retirees Association Luncheon for Parkinson’s Class. U.P. Health Systems-Marquette CEO Brian Sinotte will speak. Meal selections include beef stir fry, salmon and chicken entrees, salad, vegetables and a dessert. Register by the 14th. $14.50. Noon, Holiday Inn, 1951 US-41. 361-3711.

Medicare Informational Clinic. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

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.

Your Mind Matters: The Cost of Addiction. An interdisciplinary community panel will discuss opiate addiction and treatment approaches. 6 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Bingo. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Belly Dance Class. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. See Wednesday the 3rd.

18 THURSDAY

Sunrise 6:12 a.m.; Sunset 9:20 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Little Art Lab. See Thursday the 4th.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Pizza Night. See Thursday the 4th.

Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. See Thursday the 4th.

Ballroom Dance Class. See Thursday the 4th.

Modern Classics Film. The 1979 film Being There will be shown. 6:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

Growing Your Food in the U.P. Gardening Series. Explore soil dynamics and the use of permaculture for greater success growing food in the U.P. 7 p.m. NMU Hoop House, Hawley St. 225-0608 or transitionmarquette@gmail.com

Yooper Ukulele Club. Ukuleles available to borrow. 7 p.m. Jim’s Music of Marquette, 2025 US-41. www.jimsmusiconline.com

Negaunee

Cribbage. See Thursday the 4th.

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. This musical retells the tale of The Princess and the Pea. Through the 21st and the 25th through the 28th. Seniors and students, $12; adults, $15. 7 p.m. Vista Theater, 218 Iron St. 475-7188 or www.vistatheater.org

19 FRIDAY

Sunrise 6:11 a.m.; Sunset 9:21 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Iron River

Red Tail Ring Concert. Laurel Premo and Michael Beauchamp will perform. 7 p.m. Windsor Center Auditorium, 612 W. Adams St. 822-7889 or www.redtailring.com

Marquette

Story & Craft Hour. See Friday the 12th.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Heroes and Villains Party. Dress as your favorite hero or villain and enjoy villainous crafts, heroic games and more. 4:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

Kids Climb Fridays. See Friday the 5th.

Marquette Folk Dancers. See Friday the 5th.

Negaunee

Social Bingo. See Friday the 5th.

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. See Thursday the 18th.

20 SATURDAY

Sunrise 6:10 a.m.; Sunset 9:22 p.m.

Calumet

Terrapin Flyer Concert. Enjoy music of the Grateful Dead performed by Terrapin Flyer. $20. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or www.calumettheatre.com

Copper Harbor

Migratory Bird Festival Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser. Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage, coffee and milk.  Proceeds benefit the Brockway Mountain Hawk Watch. Youth 5 and younger, free; 6 and older, $8. 9 to 11:30 a.m. Mariner North, 245 Gratiot St. www.copperharborbirding.org

Escanaba

Auction for the Arts. Bid on creations from artists across the U.P., silent and live auction items and enjoy live music. Advanced tickets, $35; at the door, $40. 6 p.m. Terrace Bay Hotel, 7146 P Rd. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

Marquette

Big Bay Relay. This 5-person, 26-mile relay, has each runner completing 1-mile before switching runners. Proceeds benefit the Noquemanon Skijor Club. Before April 30, $130 per team; May 1 and after, $150 per team. 8 a.m. Kaufman Sports Complex, 846 Hawley St. www.noquetrails.org/events/big-bay-relay

Downtown Farmers Markets Items from local farmers and artisans will be available for purchase. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St. www.mqtfarmersmarket.com

Saturday Book Babies.  Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age 24-months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4320.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Saturday the 6th.

Dead River Derby. A portion of the proceeds will benefit a local charity. Youth 12 and younger, free; 13 and older, $10. 6 p.m. Lakeview Arena, 401 E. Fair Ave.

Annual Art Awards. Outstanding individuals in the community will be honored during this annual event. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 228-0472.

American Western Square Dancing. See Saturday the 6th.

Stars in the Sky Poetry Reading and Book Launch. Join authors for a book launch celebrating their recent publications. Readings will be given by Milton J. Bates, Amber Edmondson, Kathleen M. Heideman, Jesse Koenig, Janeen Pergrin Rastall and Richard J. Rastall. 8 p.m. Sky Room, Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St.

Munising

Reading with Zoey. Children are invited to improve their reading skills by reading to Zoey the Great Dane therapy dog. 1 to 3 p.m. Falling Rock Café, 104 E. Munising Ave. 387-3008.

Negaunee

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. See Thursday the 18th.

21 SUNDAY

Sunrise 6:09 a.m.; Sunset 9:23 p.m.

Ishpeming

Messy Church. See Sunday the 7th.

Munising

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.

Negaunee

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. 2 p.m. See Thursday the 18th.

22 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:08 a.m.; Sunset 9:24 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Book Babies. See Monday the 1st.

Chapter Book Club. See Monday the 1st.

Computer Coaching: MAC Club. Bring your Apple device to learn new ways to efficiently use Apple products. 3 p.m. Computer Lab, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4312.

Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. See Monday the 1st.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

Superiorland Toastmasters. See Monday the 8th.

American Western Square Dancing. See Monday the 1st.

Negaunee

Reading Rugrats. See Monday the 1st.

Pinochle. See Monday the 1st.

23 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:07 a.m.; Sunset 9:25 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Marquette City Band Instrumentalist Auditions. Open auditions for new members will be held. Prepare a solo/etude and be prepared to play basic scales and/or sight-read. 4 to 7 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St. 249-5484 or sgrugin@yahoo.com

LEGO Club. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

A Course in Miracles Study Group. See Tuesday the 9th.

International Dance Club. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Michigamme

Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Painting Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime. See Tuesday the 2nd.

24 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:06 a.m.; Sunset 9:26 p.m.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Marquette

Book Babies. See Monday the 1st.

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. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4323.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

Bingo. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Belly Dance Class. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. See Wednesday the 3rd.

25 THURSDAY

Sunrise 6:05 a.m.; Sunset 9:28 p.m.

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Marquette Beautification and Restoration Committee Meeting. Tom Vear will discuss the restoration of the Delft Theater Sign, the Delft Bistro and future ideas for downtown. Lunch available for purchase. Noon. Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St. 315-8143.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Little Art Lab. See Thursday the 4th.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Pizza Night. See Thursday the 4th.

Upper Yoopers’ Barbershop Chorus. See Thursday the 4th.

Ballroom Dance Class. See Thursday the 4th.

Wilderness Herbal First Aid. Kristen McPhee will discuss the most common medicinal herbs used in outdoor survival. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. (517)980-1578.

Negaunee

Cribbage. See Thursday the 4th.

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. See Thursday the 18th.

26 FRIDAY

Sunrise 6:05 a.m.; Sunset 9:29 p.m.

Copper Harbor

Ride the Keewenaw 2017. Bikers are invited for a weekend of trail riding, skill clinics, competitions and more. Through the 28th. Prices, times and locations vary. www.copperharbortrails.org

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Marquette

Story & Craft Hour. See Friday the 12th.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Kids Climb Fridays. See Friday the 5th.

School of Rock. See Friday the 12th.

Marquette Folk Dancers. See Friday the 5th.

Negaunee

Social Bingo. See Friday the 5th.

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. See Thursday the 18th.

27 SATURDAY

Sunrise 6:04 a.m.; Sunset 9:30 p.m.

Calumet

Trail Clearing at Black Creek Nature Sanctuary. Help cut and move windfalls, clean trail debris and assist with trail marking. Bring work gloves, boots, water, bug repellant and snacks. Black Creek Nature Sanctuary, Cedar Bay Rd. nancy@einerlei.com

Copper Harbor

Ride the Keewenaw 2017. See Friday the 26th.

Escanaba

Snap to It 2 Photography Class. See Saturday the 13th.

Wells Lions Club Craft Beer Charity Fundraiser. Sample craft beer and wine from Upper Hand, Ore Dock, Hereford & Hops, Forgotten Fire, Atwater, Rockford and more. Proceeds benefit local charties. $35. 2 to 7 p.m. Ruth Butler Building, U.P. State Fairgrounds, 2401 12th Ave. North. www.wellslionsclub.com

Marquette

Downtown Farmers Market. See Saturday the 20th.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Saturday the 6th.

Negaunee

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. See Thursday the 18th.

28 SUNDAY

Sunrise 6:03 a.m.; Sunset 9:31 p.m.

Copper Harbor

Ride the Keewenaw 2017. See Friday the 26th.

Ishpeming

Messy Church. See Sunday the 7th.

Negaunee

Play: Once Upon a Mattress. 2 p.m. See Thursday the 18th.

29 MONDAY

Sunrise 6:02 a.m.; Sunset 9:32 p.m.

Memorial Day

Copper Harbor

Memorial Day Program. Visit Fort Wilkins for the annual Memorial Day program to commemorate U.S. soldiers who died in military service. Refreshments will follow. Michigan recreation passport required. Michigan residents, $11 per car; nonresidents, $9 per car. 10 a.m. Fort Wilkins State Park, US-41. 289-4215 or www.michigan.gov/historicfortwilkins

30 TUESDAY

Sunrise 6:02 a.m.; Sunset 9:33 p.m.

Calumet

A Matter of Balance Class. Participants will learn to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. Class meets Tuesdays and Wednesdays through June 21. Gardenview Apartments, 26096 E. Elm St. 369-4572.

Copper Harbor

Heavy Trail Clearing at Grinnell Nature Sanctuary. Help cut and move windfalls, clip sprouts, widen trails and assist with trail marking. Bring work gloves, boots, water, bug replant and snacks. Grinnell Nature Sanctuary, Smith Fisheries Rd. nancy@einerlei.com

Gwinn

Senior Meal. See Monday the 1st.

Houghton

Dining with Diabetes. This interactive series targets individuals with prediabetes, type 1 or type 2 diabetes and those interested in learning more. Learn to make healthy food choices while dining out. Demonstrations and tastings offered. Classes meet Tuesdays through June 27. $20. 5 to 7 p.m. Aspirus Houghton Clinic, 1000 Cedar St. 906-369-4572..

Marquette

Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Dancing for Parkinson’s Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Salsersize. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Bluesday Tuesday. Derrell Syria will perform. 7 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4318.

International Dance Club. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Michigamme

Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Cribbage. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Munising

Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market. Items from local farmers and artisans will be available for purchase.4 to 7 p.m. Binsfeld Bayshore Park, 355 Elm St. munisingmarket@gmail.com

Negaunee

Wii Bowling. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Painting Class. See Tuesday the 2nd.

Storytime. See Tuesday the 2nd.

31 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 6:01 a.m.; Sunset 9:34 p.m.

Calumet

A Matter of Balance Class. See Tuesday the 30th.

Gwinn

Merry Mixers. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Marquette

The Scribbles Creative Writing Club. Students in grades 6 to 12 are invited to expand their creative storytelling skills. 4 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. 226-4321.

Superiorland Bridge Club Open Games. See Monday the 1st.

Bingo. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Belly Dance Class. See Wednesday the 3rd.

Negaunee

Social Luncheon. See Wednesday the 3rd.

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