November 2015 Out & About

End of October Events

28 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 8:24 a.m.; Sunset 6:42 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Merry Mixers. 1:00 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 North Maple Street. 346-9862.

 

Ishpeming

  •  St. Joseph’s Annual Fall Bazaar. Bazaar items include handmade crafts, handy work, a white elephant and bake sale. A salad lunch will be available for $5. 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. St. Joseph’s Parish, 1889 Prairie Avenue. 486-8080.
  •  Four Shillings Short Concert. Celebrate the Celtic New Year during this Samhain/Halloween concert which includes music, stories and poetry. 5:30 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Halloween Blood Drive. The first twenty donors will receive a $5 fuel card from Holiday. Muffins, coffee and juice will be available until 11:00 a.m. Jet’s Pizza, Halloween cookies and beverages will be served after 11:00 a.m. 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. UPHS-Marquette Blood Center, 472 West College Avenue. 226-4610.
  •  Mr. Jim’s Toddler Clubhouse. Toddlers and their caregivers do hands-on activities together. Monday through Friday. Youth younger than two, free; two and older, $5. All programs are free with admission or membership. 11:00 a.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. Learn basic computer, Internet, Word, and E-mail skills. 11:00 a.m. 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. Reference Area, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4311.
  •  The Free Store. Free clothing items for all ages and free household and hygiene products are available. Noon to 4:00 p.m. Grace United Methodist Church, 927 West Fair Avenue.
  •  Harry Potter Fan Club. Students in Grades 4 through 12 are invited for wizardly activities and Harry Potter talk. 4:15 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. 6:30 p.m. Suite 18, Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41 West. 225-1047.
  •  Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 West Washington Street. 228-8450.

 

Negaunee

  •  Social Luncheon: Lasagna. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. Seniors, $5.75; nonseniors, $6:75. 11:30 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.

 

 

29 THURSDAY

Sunrise 8:26 a.m.; Sunset 6:41 p.m.

 

Gwinn

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

 

Marquette

  •  Mindfulheart Meditation. 8:00 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 East Ridge Street. 226-2912.
  •  Free Blood Pressure Screenings. 9:00 a.m. to noon. St. Vincent de Paul, 2119 Presque Isle Avenue. 226-3840.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. Stories, fingerplays and activities for two- and three-year olds. 10:30 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. 1:00 p.m. Suite 18, Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41 West. 249-3529.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. Learn basic computer, Internet, Word, and E-mail skills. 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. Reference Area, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4311.
  •  Pizza Night. Call before 5:30 p.m. to ensure enough pizza. $6 per person plus museum entry. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Dog Nights at the Library. Children are invited to increase their reading skills and confidence by reading to a therapy dog. 6:00 p.m. Children’s Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Mozart, Wagner and Prokofiev: Their Music and Their Eras. 6:30 p.m. Lions Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-2252.
  •  Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. $5. 7:00 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org
  •  Four Shillings Short Halloween Concert. Celebrate the Celtic New Year during this Samhain/Halloween concert, which includes music, stories and poetry. 7:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Haunted Theatre. Adults are invited to venture through the spooky haunted theatre. Through the 31st. Students, $5; adults, $10. 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. Forest Roberts Theatre, NMU. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/theatre

 

Negaunee

  •  Cribbage. 1:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.
  •  Rocky Horror Show. Dress up and take part in this annual theatrical performance. The show contains adult language and sexual content. $12. Through the 31st. 7:30 p.m. Vista Theater, 218 Iron Street. 475-7188 or www.vistatheater.org

 

 

30 FRIDAY

Sunrise 8:27 a.m.; Sunset 6:39 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Thursday the 29th.

 

Marquette

  •  Kids Climb Fridays. Climb the 1,450-square-foot climbing wall. PEIF members, free; nonmembers, $6. 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. PEIF Building, NMU. 227-2519 or www.nmu.edu
  •  ’Twas the Night Before Halloween Family Storytime. Parents, youth and their stuffed animals are invited to dress in costume for Halloween stories, songs and trick-or-treating. 6:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  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. 7:00 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 West Washington Street. 226-9617.
  •  Haunted Theatre. Adults are invited to venture through the spooky haunted theatre. Through the 31st. Students, $5; adults, $10. 8:00 to 11:00 p.m. Forest Roberts Theatre, NMU. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/theatre

 

Negaunee

  •  Soup Luncheon: Chicken Noodle, Tomato Basil and Beef Barley. The public is welcome at this weekly lunch, targeted for seniors. $5. 11:00 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.
  •  Senior Bingo. 1:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.
  •  Rocky Horror Show. See Thursday the 29th.

 

 

31 SATURDAY

Sunrise 8:29 a.m.; Sunset 6:38 p.m.

Halloween

 

Ishpeming

  •  Halloween Crafts. Wear costumes and create Halloween crafts before trick-or-treating. 11:00 a.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Downtown Farmers Market. 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 South Third Street. www.mqtfarmersmarket.com
  •  Sports Cards, Coins and Collectibles. Collectors can buy, sell and trade sports cards, coins and collectibles. Free appraisals. Through November 1. 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Peter White Lounge, University Center, NMU. xhawke@frontier.com
  •  Super Saturdays. Children and parents are invited for activities, books, games, music and art. 11:00 a.m. Youth Services Arrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Family Friendly Haunted Theatre. Families and those who scare easily are invited to venture through the spooky haunted theatre. $15 per family. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Forest Roberts Theatre, NMU. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/theatre
  •  Haunted Theatre. See Thursday the 29th.
  •  Halloween Spectacle. This annual, large-scale community outdoor performance features giant puppetry, percussion and theatrical dance. 7:00 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 South Third Street. 228-0472.

 

Munising

  •  Four Shillings Short Concert. Celebrate the Celtic New Year during this Samhain/Halloween concert which includes music, stories and poetry. 7:00 p.m. Falling Rock Café and Bookstore, 104 East Munising Avenue. 387-3008.

 

Negaunee

  •  Rocky Horror Show. 7:30 p.m. show, $12; midnight show, $15. See Thursday the 29th.

 

 

November Events

1 SUNDAY

Sunrise 7:30 a.m.; Sunset 5:36 p.m.

Day Light Savings Ends

 

Marquette

  •  Contra Dance. Dance to music performed by All Strings Considered. Donations appreciated. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org
  •  Sports Card, Coins and Collectibles. Collectors can buy, sell and trade sports card, coins and collectibles. Free appraisals. 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Peter White Lounge, University Center, NMU. xhawke@frontier.com

 

 

2 MONDAY

Sunrise 7:32 a.m.; Sunset 5:35 p.m.

 

Gwinn

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

Bridge. 1:00 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 North Maple Street. 346-9862.

 

Hancock

  •  Blood Drive. Noon to 4:00 p.m. Finlandia University, 435 Quincy Street. (631)681-0861.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. Songs, rhymes and stories for infants to age twenty-four months will be available. 10:30 a.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Mr. Jim’s Toddler Clubhouse. Toddlers and their caregivers do hands-on activities together. Monday through Friday. Youth younger than two, free; two and older, $5. All programs are free with admission or membership. 11:00 a.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Vintage Cinema. The film All Quiet on the Western Front will be shown. 1:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. The group researches, recreates and discusses the medieval ages. 5:30 p.m. Location varies. 362-9260.
  •  The 7th Generation Presentations. Leora Lancaster will present A Reflection and April Lindala will present Art of the Six Nations. Both presentations celebrate Indigenous art and ways of life. 5:30 p.m. DeVos Art Museum, NMU. 227-1397.
  • The Free Store. Free clothing items for all ages and free household and hygiene products are available. 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Grace United Methodist Church, 927 West Fair Avenue.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. 6:30 p.m. Suite 18, Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41 West. 225-1047.
  •  DocuMonday Film. The film Red Army will be shown. 7:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Shiras Planetarium: The Cowboy Astronomer. Sixty and older, free; students, $2; adults, $3. 7:00 p.m. Shiras Planetarium, 1203 West Fair Avenue. 225-4204.
  •  American Western Square Dancing. Learn mainstream and plus dancing. $5 per couple. 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org

 

Negaunee

  •  Pinochle. 1:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.

 

 

3 TUESDAY

Sunrise 7:33 a.m.; Sunset 5:33 p.m.

 

Escanaba

  •  Social Dancing: Waltz. Instructor Cori Stupak-Vetter will teach dance basics including timing and footwork. No partner necessary. $8 per session. 7:00 p.m. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Hancock

  •  The Making of Modern Houghton: 1940–2010. Meet the students and their professor during this opening reception. 6:30 p.m. Carnegie Museum, 105 Huron Street. 482-7140.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Tot Tuesday. Preschool-aged children are invited for stories, songs and crafts. 1:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Mindfulheart Meditation. 8:00 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 East Ridge Street. 226-2912.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. Stories, fingerplays and activities for two- and three-year olds. 10:30 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club: Home Style. 1:00 p.m. Suite 18, Westwood Mall, 3020 U.S.-41 West. 225-1871.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. Learn basic computer, Internet and E-mail skills. 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. Reference Area, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4311.
  •  LEGO Club. Children age five and older will listen to stories and build LEGO projects. 4:30 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Salsa Workout. Learn moves to Latin dances. Bring clean shoes to protect the floor. $2. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457.
  •  Peter White Public Library Book Group. The group will discuss The Zookeeper’s Wife by Diane Ackerman. 7:00 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 228-9953.
  •  International Dance Club. NMU International Dancers offer recreational folk dancing for all ages. 7:15 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 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. 7:00 p.m. Michigamme Community Building, corner of Main and Barnum streets. 323-6608.

 

Negaunee

  •  Wii Bowling. 10:00 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.
  •  Cribbage. 1:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.
  •  Painting Class. 1:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.

 

 

4 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 7:35 a.m.; Sunset 5:32 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Merry Mixers. 1:00 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 North Maple Street. 346-9862.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Westwood Improv Troupe: Truth in Comedy. This show is based on the average day in the drama classroom. Each game explains the different key rules for improvising. Students, $8; adults, $10. Groups of five or more, $5 each. 7:00 p.m. Westwood High School, Westwood Drive. 485-1023.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. Learn basic computer, Internet and E-mail skills. 11:00 a.m. 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. Reference Area, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4311.
  •  Medicare Informational Clinic. 1:00 p.m. Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 228-6169.
  •  Junior Teen Advisory Board. Students in Grades 5 through 8 are invited to discuss books, play games and gain volunteer experience. 4:15 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  Fishing After Hours. Those interested in cold water fisheries and conservation are welcome. Representatives from Eagle Mine will give a presentation of its water treatment techniques, including how it monitors mining impacts on ground and surface water. 6:30 p.m. Huron Room, Landmark Inn, 230 North Front Street. 249-3598.
  •  Shakespeare Readers. The group will read Shakespeare in Love. 6:30 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Bingo. 6:45 p.m. Masonic Center, 128 West Washington Street. 228-8450.
  •  Guess Who I Saw. Larry Chabot will discuss the famous and infamous people who have visited the U.P. $5. 7:00 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 West Spring Street. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org
  •  Registration Deadline: NCLL Winter Kick Off Potluck. See Wednesday the 11th.

 

Negaunee

  •  Social Luncheon: Swedish Meatballs. 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 Street. 475-6266.
  •  National Novel Writing Month: Write-Ins. A librarian will be available to assist with research and reference needs. 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Negaunee Public Library, 319 West Case Street. 475-7700, ext. 18.

 

 

5 THURSDAY

Sunrise 7:36 a.m.; Sunset 5:30 p.m.

 

Escanaba

  •  Blood Drive. 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Christian Park Village, 2525 Seventh Avenue South. 786-0408.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Craft Series. 2:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 3rd
  •  Free Blood Pressure Screenings. 9:00 a.m. to noon. St. Vincent de Paul, 2119 Presque Isle Avenue. 226-3840.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. 1:00 p.m. Suite 18, Westwood Mall, 3020 US-41 West. 249-3529.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Pizza Night. Call before 5:30 p.m. to ensure enough pizza. $6 per person plus museum entry. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Dog Nights at the Library. Children are invited to increase their reading skills and confidence by reading to a therapy dog. 6:00 p.m. Children’s Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Ballroom Dance Class. Learn the basic steps to the Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Tango, Cha Cha, Swing, Jive and party dances. Beginners should arrive thirty minutes early to learn the basics. $5. 7:00 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org
  •  Retire Wisely Workshop. Andrew Rickauer of Thrivent Financial will discuss six risks all retirees face: outliving income, inflation, unpredictable events, market volatility, income taxes and health care costs. 7:00 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 East Ridge Street. 225-8001.

 

Negaunee

  •  Cribbage. 1:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.

 

Rapid River

  •  Blood Drive. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Calvary Lutheran Church, 10439 Wisconsin Avenue. 474-9272.
  •  Hiawatha Amateur Radio Association Meeting. Those interested in electronics, radio theory, communications and serving the public are welcome. 7:00 p.m. lower level, Marquette County Health Department, 184 US-41. 249-3837 or www.qsl.net/k8lod

 

 

6 FRIDAY

Sunrise 7:38 a.m.; Sunset 5:29 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.
  • Music Jam. Bring your instruments and music to share for this informal jam session. All music welcome. 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Gwinn Clubhouse, 165 Maple Street.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Library Lapsit. Youth and caregivers are invited for stories, songs, fingerplays and rhymes. A playtime will follow. 10:30 a.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 317 Main Street. 486-4381.
  •  Babywearing Moms Group. Woven wraps, ring slings and structured carriers will be available for parents to demo. 11:00 a.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 317 Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  8-18 Media New Member Training. Youth ages eight to eighteen interested in journalism and learning leadership skills are welcome. Pizza and snacks provided. Pre-registration appreciated. 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-7874.
  •  Guardians of WOW. Youth eight to eighteen will learn how to help with the animals, interact with exhibits and be a leader in the museum. Parents or guardians must attend training. Youth, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Parent meeting, 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911, ext. 103.
  •  Thanksgiving Story and Craft Hour. Youth four and older are invited for Thanksgiving stories read by NMU students. 4:30 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  First Nations Food Taster. Sample a variety of traditional Native American foods. Advanced tickets, $12; at the door, $15. 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Jacobetti Complex, NMU, Sugarloaf Avenue. 227-1397.
  •  Kids Climb Fridays. Climb the 1,450-square-foot climbing wall. PEIF members, free; nonmembers, $6. 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. PEIF Building, NMU. 227-2519 or www.nmu.edu
  •  CineArts Film Series. The Chinese film Hero will be shown. This film is in Chinese with English subtitles. 7:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4309.
  •  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. 7:00 p.m. Enter through green door on east side of building, Northern Lights Martial Arts, 1500 West Washington Street. 226-9617.
  •  Northern Nights Concert Series: Wisaal. This Arabic-influenced world music ensemble performs Klezmer, classic Indian and American influences while respecting the spirit of the music. Advanced tickets: students, $5; seniors, $15; adults, $20. At the door: students, $6; seniors, $17; adults, $22. 7:30 p.m. Room 1100, Jamrich Hall, NMU. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/tickets

 

Negaunee

  •  Soup Luncheon: Tortilla Meatball, Sixteen Bean and Ham and Hearty Vegetable. The public is welcome at this weekly soup lunch, targeted for seniors. $5. 11:00 a.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.
  •  Senior Bingo. 1:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.

 

 

7 SATURDAY

Sunrise 7:39 a.m.; Sunset 5:27 p.m.

 

Escanaba

  •  Foods for the Season: Easy Holiday Sides. Instructor Sarah Monte will introduce healthy vegetable side dishes. Bonifas members, $12; nonmembers, $15. 6:00 p.m. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

 

Ishpeming

  •  Community Waffle Breakfast and Open House. This free breakfast includes waffles, sausage, coffee and juice. 8:00 a.m. Mather Nursing Center, 435 Stoneville Road. 485-1073.
  •  Creative Kids. Youth ages two to twelve are invited to this art class that focuses on process art. 11:00 a.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 317 Main Street. 486-4381.
  •  VFW Dance. Dance to music performed by the Richie Yurkovich Band. Refreshments and a meal will be available for purchase. $8. 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Ishpeming VFW Post 4573, 310 Bank Street. 486-4856.

 

Little Lake

  •  Fall Craft Show. 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. American Legion Post 349, M-35.

 

Marquette

  •  Downtown Farmers Market. 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Marquette Commons, 112 South Third Street. www.mqtfarmersmarket.com
  •  Super Saturdays. Children and parents are invited for activities, books, games, music and art. 11:00 a.m. Youth Services Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Onagomingwkway Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Meeting. Veteran Joe Batchkowski will present Post Vietnam War Aid. A business meeting will follow. Bring your own lunch. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Pubic Library, 217 North Front Street. 228-9414.
  •  Family Film and BYO Munchies. The film Frozen will be shown. Bring your own snacks. 1:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  Beatles and Brews Fundraiser. Proceeds will benefit JJ Packs. Featured bands included the Union Suits, Turnstyle, the Geezers, Eclettico, the Amnesians, Adam Sawfox and the Day Trippers. $10. 5:45 p.m. Ore Dock Brewing Company, 114 West Spring Street. 228-8888.
  •  American Western Square Dancing. Mainstream and plus-level squares. $10 per couple. 7:00 p.m. Jacobetti Veterans Center, 425 Fisher Street. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org
  •  Film: Chasing Shadows. Proceeds benefit the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Hall of Fame and Museum. Students, $5; adults, $10. 7:00 p.m. Marquette Mountain, M-553.

 

Munising

  •  Book Signing. Author Bruce Larson will sign copies of his book Secrets and Rivals. Noon to 2:00 p.m. Falling Rock Café and Bookstore, 104 East Munising Avenue. www.rbrucelarson.com
  •  International Cook-Off. Taste and vote on the best main dish and desserts from international cuisine prepared by professional, amateur and youth chefs. Proceeds benefit the Women’s Center of Alger County. $10. 1:00 p.m. Central Community Center, 413 Maple Street.

 

Negaunee

  •  Holiday Craft Bazaar and Soup Luncheon. Shop for crafts, food items and more at this annual fundraiser. Bazaar, free; lunch, $5. 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Negaunee Senior Center, 410 Jackson Street. 475-6266.

 

 

8 SUNDAY

Sunrise 7:40 a.m.; Sunset 5:26 p.m.

 

Crystal Falls

  •  Second Sunday Folk Dance. LJ Booth and Chris Kokesh will perform. Youth fifteen and younger, free; sixteen and older, $7. 4:00 p.m. CT. Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp, Fortune Lake Camp Road. www.secondsundayfolkdance.com

 

Marquette

  •  Harlow for Arlo Charitable Adventure. Participants can run, hike or bike the 6k course around Harlow Lake. Proceeds will provide financial relief for the Holland/Rea family and their son, Arlo. Donations appreciated. Adventure time, TBA. Harlow Lake, CR-550. Reception, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Ore Dock Brewing Company, 114 West Spring Street. www.harlowforarlo.com
  •  All Gershwin Recital. Vocal and instrumental works of George Gershwin will be performed by Dan Arnold, Ester Barrington, Dawn Betts, Robert Buchkoe, Robert Engelhart, Mark Flaherty, Nancy Railey and Nancy Redfern. $10. 3:00 p.m. Women’s Federated Clubhouse, 104 West Ridge Street. 226-9617.
  •  Steppin’ Out Ballroom Dance Club. Learn ballroom dancing for free. Bring clean shoes to protect the floor. 7:00 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457.

 

 

9 MONDAY

Sunrise 7:42 a.m.; Sunset 5:25 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Bridge. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Houghton

  •  Copper Country Toastmasters. Develop speaking and leadership skills in a supportive environment. Visitors can meet with a club officer and ask questions before the meeting begins. Q&A, 6:30 p.m., Meeting, 7:00 p.m. Room 5, UP Health-Portage, 500 Campus Drive. 369-3797.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Tasty Reads Book Group. This group is for readers who love to cook. The group will discuss preserving, fermenting, jams and jellies. Noon. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4303.
  •  Shiras Planetarium: The Cowboy Astronomer. 4:30 p.m. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  American Western Square Dancing. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Superiorland Toastmasters. Individuals develop speaking and leadership skills. 7:00 p.m. Conference Room, lower level, Peninsula Medical Center, 1414 West Fair Avenue. 235-8557 or www.3834.toastmastersclubs.org
  •  Registration Deadline: NCLL The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. See Monday the 16th.

 

Negaunee

  •  Pinochle. See Monday the 2nd.

 

 

10 TUESDAY

Sunrise 7:43 a.m.; Sunset 5:24 p.m.

 

Calumet

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

 

Escanaba

  •  Social Dancing: Cha-Cha. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Tot Tuesday. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Adult Book Club. 2:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 317 Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Sing-along with Cathy Wales. Youth sing, dance and do nursery rhyme actions to guitar music performed by Cathy Wales. Youth younger than two, free; two and older, $5. All programs are free with admission or membership. 11:00 a.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Story and Craft Hour. Youth ages four and older are invited for stories songs and crafts. 1:00 p.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club: Home Style. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  LEGO Club. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Salsa Workout. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  A Course in Miracles Study Group. All welcome. 7:00 p.m. First floor Conference Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-0134.
  •  Building Hope Music Program. The Derrell Syria Project will perform Remembering Woodstock. 7:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  International Dance Club. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Holdin’ Our Own–The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. Written by Dr. Shelley Russell, this historical drama combines what is known, what has been theorized and what seems likely about the tragedy. 7:30 p.m. Forest Roberts Theatre, NMU.

 

Michigamme

  • Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Negaunee

  •  Wii Bowling. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Painting Class. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

 

11 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 7:45 a.m.; Sunset 5:22 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Merry Mixers. See Wednesday the 4th.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Read to Me. Practice reading skills and gain confidence by reading to a certified therapy dog. 5:30 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.
  •  Adult Book Club. 6:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  The Free Store. Noon to 4:00 p.m. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Wednesday the 4th.
  •  Teen Advisory Board. Students in Grade 9 through 12 will gain volunteer experience and help plan library programs. Workshop #4, Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  Spirit of Faith Devotions – Celebrating ONENESS of All World Religions. Bring readings, songs and meditations to share. 6:00 p.m. Lions Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 249-3532.
  •  NCLL Winter Kick Off Potluck. Register by the 4th. 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Lost Creek Office Building, 200 Lost Creek Drive. 227-2979.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd. .
  •  Bingo. See Wednesday the 4th.
  •  Laughing Whitefish Audubon Society Membership Meeting. Members are invited to bring digital photographs of birds and other nature-oriented subjects. The public is welcome and refreshments will be served. 7:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-6749.
  • Once Upon a Crime Book Club. The group will discuss Caves of Steel by Isaac Asimov. This group is for readers who enjoy mysteries set in history. 7:00 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 228-9953.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. This musical follows a childless baker and his wife through the woods as they try to break the curse of the witch. Through the 15th and the 18th through the 21st. Students, $10; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Black Box Theatre, McClintock Building, NMU. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/tickets
  •  Registration Deadline: NCLL Tulips, Trams and Trains. See Wednesday the 18th.

 

Negaunee

  •  Social Luncheon: Chicken Pot Pie. See Wednesday the 4th.

 

 

12 THURSDAY

Sunrise 7:46 a.m.; Sunset 5:21 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Houghton

  •  McArdle Theatre: Haroun and the Sea of Stories. This play is based on the children’s classic by Salman Rushdie. Through the 15th. Youth, $5; adults, $13. 7:30 p.m. McArdle Theatre, MTU. www.tickets.mtu.edu

 

Ishpeming

  •  Yoga Storytime. Youth ages three to seven will stretch, balance and move as yoga poses are incorporated into storytime. 5:30 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.
  •  Friends of the Library Meeting. 7:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  • Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Free Blood Pressure Screenings. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Marquette Beautification and Restoration Committee Meeting. Christine Pesola will discuss Reflections on the Landmark Inn. Everyone is welcome. Lunch is available for purchase. Noon. Landmark Inn, 230 North Front Street. www.mqtbeautification.org
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Documentary Film: Our Fires Still Burn. This documentary dispels the myth that American Indians have disappeared and reveals how they continue to keep their culture alive. Guest filmmaker Audrey Geyer will lead a discussion. 2:00 p.m. Whitman Hall Commons, NMU. 227-1397.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Pizza Night. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Second Thursday Creative Series: Costume Party. Activities for preschool and elementary-aged children include crafts, a food activity, music and more. Youth younger than two, free; two and older, $5. All programs are free with admission or membership. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Dog Nights at the Library. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Ballroom Dance Class. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Your Legacy: Family, Church, Charity. Andrew Rickauer of Thrivent Financial will discuss ways to help individuals give to people and organziations they care about. 7:00 p.m. First United Methodist Church, 111 East Ridge Street. 225-8001.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. See Wednesday the 11th.

 

Negaunee

  •  Cribbage. See Thursday the 5th.

 

 

13 FRIDAY

Sunrise 7:48 a.m.; Sunset 5:20 p.m.

 

Calumet

  •  Club Indigo. The film The Nine Queens will be shown. Reservations requested for dinner. $6 for film only; $21 for dinner and film; youth, half fare. Dinner, 6:00 p.m. Film, 7:15 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth Street. 337-2610 or www.calumettheatre.com

 

Escanaba

  •  Cabaret: Hunting for Tunes. Listen to rare, under-served songs. Bonifas members, $12; nonmembers, $15. 8:00 p.m. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First Avenue South. 786-3833 or www.bonifasarts.org

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Music Jam. See Friday the 6th.

 

Houghton

  •  McArdle Theatre: Haroun and the Sea of Stories. See Thursday the 12th.

 

Ishpeming

  •  T/ween Friday. Youth ten and older are invited for activities. 4:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Kids Climb Fridays. See Friday the 6th.
  •  School of Rock. Youth are invited to join Bobby Hayes with their instruments for a concert. Youth younger than two, free; two and older, $5. All programs free with admission or membership. 6:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Marquette Folk Dancers. See Friday the 6th.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. 1:00 and 7:30 p.m. See Wednesday the 11th.
  •  Marquette Male Chorus Concert. Music, Moods and Memories will feature a variety of musical styles including spirituals, folk, patriotic melodies and more. Youth and seniors, $5; adults, $8. 7:30 p.m. Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1700 West Fair Avenue. 204-2584.

 

Negaunee

  •  Soup Luncheon: Chicken and Vegetable, French Onion and Beef Stew. See Friday the 6th.
  •  Senior Bingo. See Friday the 6th.

 

 

14 SATURDAY

Sunrise 7:49 a.m.; Sunset 5:19 p.m.

 

Houghton

  •  McArdle Theatre: Haroun and the Sea of Stories. See Thursday the 12th.
  •  Superior Wind Symphony: Collecting Small Things. Youth, $5; adults, $13. 7:30 p.m. Rozsa Center, MTU. www.tickets.mtu.edu

 

Ishpeming

  •  Storytime with The Mermaid Princess. Registration required. 2:30 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Downtown Farmers Market. See Saturday the 7th.
  •  St. Louis the King Women’s Club Holiday Bazaar. This annual bazaar features a rummage sale, silent auction, crafts, a bake sale, vendors and more. A parmesan chicken lunch with roasted red potatoes, corn, bread and pumpkin pie will be available for purchase. Lunch, $7.50. Bazaar, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Lunch, 11:00 a.m. St. Louis the King Church, 264 Silver Creek Road.
  •  Super Saturdays. See Saturday the 7th.
  •  Scrabble at the Library. Join word game enthusiasts for an afternoon of America’s favorite board games. 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Traditional Music Jam. Bring your acoustic instrument to play folk music during this informal gathering. Listeners and singers welcome. 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Dance Zone Fifth Anniversary Celebration. Stop by for free dance workshops. Salsa, 3:00 p.m. Waltz, 4:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org
  •  Potluck and Open Dance. Dance to music performed by Black Pearl following a potluck dinner. Bring a dish to pass and clean shoes to protect the floor. $10. Potluck, 6:15 p.m. Dance, 7:30 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org
  •  Museum After Dark Mystery Series: Hands of Crime. Participants become detectives solving a local historical event. See rare artifacts, hunt for clues and solve the crime. Eighteen and younger, $9; $5 for accompanying adult; $7 for individual adult. 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 West Spring Street. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org
  •  Marquette Symphony Orchestra Concert: Pops Concert. Youth twelve and younger, $9; thirteen to eighteen, $12, adults, $17 to $32. 7:30 p.m. Kaufman Auditorium, 611 North Front Street. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/tickets

 

Skandia

  •  Skandia Lioness Annual Bazaar. This annual bazaar includes a bake sale, a soup and salad luncheon, raffles and vendor sales. 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Skandia Township Hall, Kreiger Drive. 942-7572.

 

 

15 SUNDAY

Sunrise 7:51 a.m.; Sunset 5:18 p.m.

 

Houghton

  •  McArdle Theatre: Haroun and the Sea of Stories. 2:00 p.m. See Thursday the 12th.

 

Marquette

  •  Steppin’ Out Ballroom Dance Club. See Sunday the 8th.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. 1:00 p.m. See Wednesday the 11th.
  •  The Royal Ballet: Swan Lake. Presented by the NMU music department. NMU students, free; nonstudents, $5; adults, $15. 5:00 p.m. Jamrich Hall Auditorium, NMU. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/tickets

 

 

16 MONDAY

Sunrise 7:52 a.m.; Sunset 5:16 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Bridge. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Hancock

  •  Sons of Norway Meeting. Noon. Conference Room, Kangas Café, 200 Michigan Street.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  • NCLL The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald. Register by the 9th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 2:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 227-2979.
  •  Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Shiras Planetarium: The Cowboy Astronomer. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  American Western Square Dancing. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Film: Christmas in the Clouds. Shirley Brozzo will lead a discussion following the film. 7:00 p.m. Whitman Hall Commons, NMU. 227-1397.

 

Negaunee

  •  Pinochle. See Monday the 2nd.

 

17 TUESDAY

Sunrise 7:53 a.m.; Sunset 5:15 p.m.

 

Escanaba

  •  Social Dancing: Samba. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Tot Tuesday. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Ladies Night Out. Enjoy specials, prizes, raffles, wine tasting, music and more. 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. Downtown. 486-8680.

 

Marquette

  •  Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Matinee Movie. The 2015 film Me and Earl and the Dying Girl will be shown. 12:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Story and Craft Hour. See Tuesday the 10th.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club: Home Style. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Teen Creative Writing Workshop. Writers in Grades 6 through 12 will share their writing and receive feedback from their peers and receive tips from NMU English major Dakota Van Linden. 3:30 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  NMU Student Recital. 4:00 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.
  •  LEGO Club. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  BYO Dinner Theater. The 2015 film Me and Earl and the Dying Girl will be shown. 6:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  Salsa Workout. See Tuesday the 3rd
  •  Film: Smoke Signals. Shirely Brozzo will lead a discussion following the film. 7:00 p.m. Whitman Hall Commons, NMU. 227-1397.
  •  International Dance Club. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Michigamme

  •  Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Negaunee

  •  Wii Bowling. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Painting Class. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

 

18 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 7:55 a.m.; Sunset 5:14 p.m.

 

Calumet

  •  Red Jacket Readers. The group will discuss The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson. 6:30 p.m. Calumet Public Library, 57070 Mine Street. 337-0311, ext. 1107.

 

Gwinn

  •  Merry Mixers. See Wednesday the 4th.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Tween Book Club. 5:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Wednesday the 4th.
  •  Medicare Informational Clinic. See Wednesday the 4th.
  •  Mid-Day Movie. The film Chicken Run will be shown. This movie is rated G. 1:00 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  Harry Potter Fan Club. Students in Grades 4 through 12 are invited for wizardly activities and Harry Potter talk. 4:15 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4323.
  •  Lizardry: Balancing the Scales of Reptilian Truth. Dr. Shevy will explain the reptile world. Youth younger than two, free; two and older, $5. All programs free with admission or membership. 4:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd
  •  Bingo. See Wednesday the 4th.
  •  The Human Condition Book Discussion Group. The group will discuss At Hell’s Gate: A Soldier’s Journey from War to Peace by Claude Anshin Thomas. This is a non-fiction group. 7:00 p.m. Dandelion Cottage Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4311.
  •  NCLL Tulips, Trams and Trains. Register by the 11th. NCLL members, $3; nonmembers, $8. 7:00 p.m. Room 101B, Superior Dome, NMU. 227-2979.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. See Wednesday the 11th.
  •  NMU Orchestra Concert. 7:30 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.

 

Negaunee

  •  Social Luncheon: Meatloaf. See Wednesday the 4th.
  •  National Novel Writing Month: Write-Ins. See Wednesday the 4th.

 

 

19 THURSDAY

Sunrise 7:56 a.m.; Sunset 5:13 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Houghton

  •  Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra Fall Recital Series. $5. Portage Lake United Church, 1400 East Houghton Drive. MTU. www.tickets.mtu.edu

 

Ishpeming

  •  Teen Book Club. 5:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.
  •  Classic Movie. 5:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Free Blood Pressure Screenings. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Ladies Night. Downtown businesses will offer special and discounts. 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Downtown. www.downtownmarquette.org
  •  Family Board Game Night. Youth younger than two, free; two and older, $5. All programs are free with admission or membership. 5:30 p.m. U.P. Children’s Museum, 123 West Baraga Avenue. 226-3911.
  •  Pizza Night. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Dog Nights at the Library. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Ballroom Dance Class. See Thursday the 5th.
  •  Modern Classics. The 1987 film Wall Street will be shown. 6:30 p.m. Community Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4318.
  •  American Association of University Women Presentation. Michigan Tech University facilities coordinator Kerri Sleeman will discuss the pay gap between men and women, and the salary negotiation workshop developed by AAUW. 7:00 p.m. Federated Women’s Clubhouse, 104 West Ridge Street. 892-8242.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. See Wednesday the 11th.
  •  NMU Jazz Band. 7:30 p.m. Reynolds Recital Hall, NMU.

 

Negaunee

  •  Cribbage. See Thursday the 5th.

 

 

20 FRIDAY

Sunrise 7:58 a.m.; Sunset 5:12 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Music Jam. See Friday the 6th.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Library Lapsit. See Friday the 6th.
  •  Breastfeeding Moms Group. 11:00 a.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  Kids Climb Fridays. See Friday the 6th.
  •  Disney’s Aladdin, Jr. More than one hundred local youth will perform in this musical based on the 1992 Disney film. Through the 21st. Advanced tickets: youth, $8; adults, $14. At the door: youth, $11; adults, $17. 7:00 p.m. Kaufman Auditorium, 611 North Front Street. 227-1032 or www.nmu.edu/tickets
  •  Marquette Folk Dancers. See Friday the 6th.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. See Wednesday the 11th.

 

Negaunee

  •  Soup Luncheon: Hamburger Vegetable, Cheesy Broccoli and Chicken Noodle. See Friday the 6th.
  •  Senior Bingo. See Friday the 6th.

 

21 SATURDAY

Sunrise 7:59 a.m.; Sunset 5:12 p.m.

 

Ishpeming

  •  Let’s Get Moving at the Library. Fitness coach Tonya will lead youth ages three through eight with stories and activities. 1:00 p.m. Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library, 318 North Main Street. 486-4381.

 

Marquette

  •  U.P. Virtual Book Party. Join Upper Michigan authors online for a virtual book party. Contests will be held hourly with a chance to win books by favorite U.P. authors. Search UP Authors Virtual Book Party on Facebook. 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  •  Downtown Farmers Market. See Saturday the 7th.
  •  Holiday Art Sales. Shop for art works by more than thirty artists during this annual sale. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Marquette Arts and Culture Center, lower level, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 228-0472.
  •  Dollhouse Day. Dollhouses will be decorated for the holidays. Youth twelve and younger, $2; students, $3; seniors, $6; adults, $7. 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Marquette Regional History Center, 145 West Spring Street. 226-3571 or www.marquettehistory.org
  •  Super Saturdays. See Saturday the 7th.
  •  Disney’s Aladdin, Jr. 1:00 and 7:00 p.m. See Friday the 20th.
  •  Forest Roberts Theatre: Into the Woods. 1:00 p.m. See Wednesday the 11th.
  •  American Western Square Dancing. See Saturday the 7th.

 

Skandia

  •  Holiday Bazaar. This annual bazaar features fresh wreaths, handmade quilts, homemade cardamom bread, jams, jellies, crafts and more. 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Emanuel Lutheran Church, 9812 US-41. 942-7245.

 

 

22 SUNDAY

Sunrise 8:00 a.m.; Sunset 5:11 p.m.

 

Marquette

  •  Senior Dance. Dance to music performed by the Red River Band. $7. 2:00 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue. 236-1457 or www.dancezonemqt.org
  •  Steppin’ Out Ballroom Dance Club. See Sunday the 8th.

 

 

23 MONDAY

Sunrise 8:02 a.m.; Sunset 5:10 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Bridge. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Houghton

  •  Copper Country Toastmasters. See Monday the 9th.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Shiras Planetarium: The Cowboy Astronomer. 4:30 p.m. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd.
  • American Western Square Dancing. See Monday the 2nd.
  • Superiorland Toastmasters. See Monday the 9th.

 

Negaunee

  •  Pinochle. See Monday the 2nd.

 

24 TUESDAY

Sunrise 8:03 a.m.; Sunset 5:09 p.m.

 

Escanaba

  •  Social Dancing: Tango. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd

 

Ishpeming

  •  Tot Tuesday. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Marquette

  •  Mindfulheart Meditation. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Storytime for 2s and 3s. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Sing-along with Cathy Wales. See Tuesday the 10th.
  •  Story and Craft Hour. See Tuesday the 10th.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club: Home Style. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  One-on-One Computer Classes. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  LEGO Club. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Salsa Workout. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  A Course in Miracles Study Group. See Tuesday the 10th.
  •  International Dance Club. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Michigamme

  •  Senior Meal and Senior Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

Negaunee

  •  Wii Bowling. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Cribbage. See Tuesday the 3rd.
  •  Painting Class. See Tuesday the 3rd.

 

 

25 WEDNESDAY

Sunrise 8:04 a.m.; Sunset 5:08 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Merry Mixers. See Wednesday the 4th.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Bingo. See Wednesday the 4th.

 

Negaunee

  •  Social Luncheon: Deluxe Turkey Dinner. See Wednesday the 4th.
  •  National Novel Writing Month: Write-Ins. See Wednesday the 4th.

 

 

26 THURSDAY

Sunrise 8:06 a.m.; Sunset 5:08 p.m.

 

Thanksgiving

Marquette

  •  Turkey Trot. Runners and walkers choose between a 5- or 10K route. Proceeds benefit MSHS Orchestra. Cost. Registration, 8:00 a.m. Run/walk, 9:00 a.m. Marquette Senior High School, 1203 West Fair Avenue. 225-5719.

 

 

27 FRIDAY

Sunrise 8:07 a.m.; Sunset 5:07 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Music Jam. See Friday the 6th.

 

Marquette

  •  School of Rock. See Friday the 13th.

 

 

28 SATURDAY

Sunrise 8:08 a.m.; Sunset 5:06 p.m.

 

Lake Linden

  •  Craft and Food Bazaar. Shop locally for holiday gifts. Lunch provided by St. Joseph Knights of Columbus. 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. St. Joseph Church, 701 Calumet Street.

 

Marquette

  •  Downtown Farmers Market. See Saturday the 7th.
  •  Super Saturdays. See Saturday the 7th.
  •  Holiday Tree Decorating. Youth are invited to make tree decorations to take home and to decorate the Youth Services tree. Noon to 4:00 p.m. Shiras Room, Peter White Public Library, 217 North Front Street. 226-4320.
  •  Flower Works Open House. Celebrate the holiday season in the greenhouse with complimentary refreshments, sales, specials and craft demonstrations. 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Flower Works, 1007 North Third Street. 273-1335.

 

 

29 SUNDAY

Sunrise 8:10 a.m.; Sunset 5:06 p.m.

 

Marquette

  •  Steppin’ Out Ballroom Dance Club. See Sunday the 8th.

 

 

30 MONDAY

Sunrise 8:11 a.m.; Sunset 5:05 p.m.

 

Gwinn

  •  Senior Meal. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Bridge. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Marquette

  •  Book Babies. See Monday the 2nd.
  •  Medieval Re-creation (SCA) Meeting. See Monday the 2nd.

Superiorland Bridge Club. See Monday the 2nd.

  •  American Western Square Dancing. See Monday the 2nd.

 

Negaunee

  •  Pinochle. See Monday the 2nd.

 

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