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August 10, 2017


Sunrise 6:41 a.m.; Sunset 9:09 p.m.

Big Bay

• Deer Camps to Grand Camps. Jack Deo will present photographs from his 40-year collection of regional classic deer camps to grand cabins including Granot Loma Lodge. Proceeds benefit the Yellow Dog Watershed Preserve. Advanced tickets only. $15. Social hour, 5:30 p.m. Presentation, 7 p.m. Thunder Bay Inn, 400 Bensinger. 250-5545 or 345-9223.


• Shrek, the Musical. Local actors will perform this family-friendly musical. Youth 10 and younger, $10; 11 and older, $20. 7 pm. Erickson Center for the Arts, N9246 Saw-wa-Quatta St. 586-9974.


• Rare Birds of the Keweenaw. Joe Youngman will lead this presentation. 7 p.m. Chassell Heritage Center, 42373 Hancock St. 523-1155.


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


• Hero Central Vacation Bible School. Youth in pre-kindergarten through grade 6 are invited for stories, crafts, music, science activities and mission. All participates will receive a superhero cape to take home. Dinner and snack time included. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wesley United Methodist Church, 801 Hemlock St. 486-4681 or www.ishpemingwesley.org


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

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

• 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

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

• Second Thursday Creativity Series: Dragons. 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.

• 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

• Superior Arts Youth Theatre: Schoolhouse Rocks Jr. This musical review features area youth performing classics from the 1970s cartoon. 14 and younger and seniors, $7.50; students, $12; adults, $15. 7:30 p.m. Lake Superior Theatre, 270 Lakeshore Blvd. 227-7625 or www.tickets.nmu.edu


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


• Marquette County Fair. Youth 4 and younger, free; 5 to 11, $1; 12 and older, $6. Noon to 10 p.m. Marquette County Fairgrounds, 715 M-553. www.marquettecountyfair.org



August 10, 2017