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The Year 1918

A time of war, peace, sports heroes and cheesecloth window coverings Cutlines: BT_funeral. World War I, “the war to end all wars,” ended on Nov. 11, 1918. The United States lost nearly 117,000 soldiers during the war. This photo, circa 1918, shows a military funeral procession in downtown Ishpeming. (Photo courtesy of Superior View) Gipp. […]

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April 30th, 2018

30 MONDAY Sunrise 6:37 a.m.; Sunset 8:56 p.m. Gwinn • Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; nonseniors, $6. Noon. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862. Marquette • Wonder Babies. Newborns to 18 months and a caregiver are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays. 10 a.m. Community Room, Peter […]

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April 29th, 2018

29 SUNDAY Sunrise 6:39 a.m.; Sunset 8:55 p.m Calumet • Calumet Players: Treasure Island. $12. 2 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or www.calumettheatre.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 • Marquette Choral Society: […]

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April 28th, 2018

28 SATURDAY Sunrise 6:41 a.m.; Sunset 8:54 p.m. Calumet • Calumet Players: Treasure Island. $12. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or www.calumettheatre.com Marquette • Association of University Women Used Book Sale. 9 a.m. to noon. First Presbyterian Church, corner of Bluff and Front streets. • Children’s Clothing and Toy Re-sale. Shop for children’s clothing, toys, […]

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April 27th, 2018

27 FRIDAY Sunrise 6:42 a.m.; Sunset 8:52 p.m. Calumet • Calumet Players: Treasure Island. $12. 7:30 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 340 Sixth St. 337-2610 or www.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 • Association of University Women Used Book […]

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April 26th, 2018

26 THURSDAY Sunrise 6:44 a.m.; Sunset 8:51 p.m. Calumet • 16th Annual High School Local History Smackdown. Watch as local high school teams test their Keweenaw history knowledge. 7 p.m. Calumet Theatre, 337-2610 or www.calumettheatre.com Escanaba • Kraig Kenning Concert. Singer, songwriter and slide guitarist Kraig Kenning will perform. $12. 8 p.m. Bonifas Arts Center, 700 First […]

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April 25th, 2018

25 WEDNESDAY Sunrise 6:46 a.m.; Sunset 8:50 p.m. Gwinn • Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862. Marquette • Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 18 to 35 months and a caregiver are invited for interactive stories, songs and activities. 10:15 a.m. Youth Atrium, Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St. […]

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April 24th, 2018

24 TUESDAY Sunrise 6:47 a.m.; Sunset 8:48 p.m. Escanaba • Tech Tuesday. Learn about downloading digital materials from the library’s web site to a computer, smartphone or tablet. Noon. 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 […]

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April 23rd, 2018

23 MONDAY Sunrise 6:49 a.m.; Sunset 8:47 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. • Healing Circle. Work on healing emotional and energetic wounds through meditation. Donations appreciated. 6 p.m. Forsyth Township Public Library, 184 W. Flint St. […]

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April 22nd, 2018

22 SUNDAY Sunrise 6:51 a.m.; Sunset 8:46 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 performed by Just the Two of Us. $7. 2 p.m. Dance Zone, 1113 […]

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April 21st, 2018

21 SATURDAY Sunrise 6:52 a.m.; Sunset 8:44 p.m. Escanaba • Saturday Story Hour. Youth age 4 and older are invited for stories, songs and activities. 1:30 p.m. Escanaba Public Library, 400 Ludington St. 789-7328. Ishpeming • Meet the Author. Author Vickie Fee will discuss her mystery series Liv and Di in Dixie and sign copies of her […]

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April 20th, 2018

20 FRIDAY Sunrise 6:54 a.m.; Sunset 8:43 p.m. Escanaba • Toddler Time. Youth age 3 to 23 months and caregiver are welcome for stories, songs, movement and more. Registration required. 10:30 a.m. Escanaba Public Library, 400 Ludington St. 789-7328. Gwinn • Senior Meal. Eat a nutritious meal and socialize with friends. Seniors, $3; nonseniors, $6. Noon. Forsyth […]

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April 19th, 2018

19 THURSDAY Sunrise 6:56 a.m.; Sunset 8:42 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 • Mindfulheart Meditation. 8 a.m. Morgan Chapel, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 201 E. Ridge St. 226-2912. • Storytime for 1s and 2s. Toddlers 18 […]

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April 18th, 2018

18 WEDNESDAY Sunrise 6:58 a.m.; Sunset 8:40 p.m. Escanaba • Toddler Time. Youth age 2 to 4 and a caregiver are welcome for stories, songs, movement, crafts and more. Registration required. 10:30 a.m. Escanaba Public Library, 400 Ludington St. 789-7328. Gwinn • Merry Mixers. 1 p.m. Forsyth Senior Center, 165 N. Maple St. 346-9862. Marquette • Storytime for […]

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April 17th, 2018

17 TUESDAY Sunrise 7:00 a.m.; Sunset 8:39 p.m. Escanaba • Tech Tuesday. Learn about downloading digital materials from the library’s website to a computer, smartphone or tablet. Noon. 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. […]

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