Community

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; ...

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Blues jam set for PWPL MARQUETTE — The Peter White Public Library and the Marquette Area Blues Society would like to invite music lovers to a blues jam session at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Peter White Public Library’s community room, part of the monthly Bluesday Tuesday series. This month, ...

Superior Pets

News from UPAWS The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter would not be here today, or even thinking about a new shelter, without our friends and neighbors. As we get no operational funding from national organizations or from tax dollars, your support is what keeps the homeless animals in our ...

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Trappers Convention starts Friday ESCANABA — The U.P. Trappers Association is pleased to host its 55th Annual Trappers Convention/ Outdoor Expo which will be held in Escanaba Friday and Saturday. This family friendly event is open to the public and has something for everyone. Admission is ...

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; ...

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‘Tee Up 4 Tails’ golf fundraiser MARQUETTE — The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter’s 20th annual “Tee Up 4 Tails” golf fundraiser is coming up on July 14. The public is invited join in for a fun day on the golf course. Registration is at 9 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10 ...

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteer opportunities available for willing people of all ages in Marquette County. Persons 55 or older can learn about these and other possibilities in their community by contacting Julie Shaw at 315-2607 at the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. Younger potential volunteers should ...

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‘Portraits of an American Sound’ MARQUETTE — DocuMonday presents a screening of the 2015 documentary “Country: Portraits of an American Sound” at 7 p.m. Monday, July 3 in the Peter White Public Library Community Room. With Independence Day coming up, what better way to celebrate ...

In control of the TV

Dear Annie: If I go to bed and watch TV, my husband insists I turn the TV off when he gets there. But he often puts on the TV if he goes to bed first, and when that happens, he immediately falls asleep. I change the channel to my preference and leave the room for one or two hours. If I come ...

New at Peter White Public Library

Browsing the shelves in the library can be like eye candy because one never knows what might catch your eye. Someone has actually written a book about butter! Khosrova, Elaine. (2016). “Butter: A Rich History” 641.3 Kh. Khosrova is a former pastry chef at the Culinary Institute of ...

What’s flying: Summer heats up in the U.P., bringing its own surprises

“I don’t ask for the meaning of the song of a bird or the rising of the sun on a misty morning. There they are, and they are beautiful.” — Pete Hamill The songs of birds are slowly waning as the daze of summer eases into the Upper Peninsula. It has been a bit difficult to know how ...

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; ...

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MRHC putting on bus tours MARQUETTE — The Marquette Regional History Center presents: 2017 Historical Bus Tours. All tours begin at the MRHC. In July, the 1 p.m. tours are July 12 and July 25. The 6 p.m. tours will be July 20 and July 26. In August, 1 p.m. tours will be Aug. 1 and Aug. ...

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; ...

Worshipping This Week

Marquette Marquette Hope a multi-site united methodist community Reverend Kristi Hintz Reverend Christopher Hintz 906.225.1344 office@mqthope.com www.mqthope.com First Campus 111 E. Ridge Street (Corner of Front and Ridge) 10:00am Worship Child care available. The ...

Following God’s love will lead you in right direction

“Jesus said to the Twelve: ‘Fear no one. Nothing is concealed that will not be revealed, not secret that will not be known. What I say to you in the darkness, speak in the light, what you hear whispered, proclaim to the housetops. And do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot ...

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; ...

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Artist market open for season COVINGTON — The UP Made Artist Market, sponsored by the non-profit Community Women’s Group, has opened for the season in its unique venue for fine arts and crafts. The market is housed in the Covington Historic School. Each season continues from May through ...

The calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: Information for the Community Calendar should be submitted in writing, including the phone number of a contact person, no later than one week before the event. Mail to The Mining Journal, Attention: Newsroom/Community Calendar, Box 430, Marquette, MI 49855; fax to 906-228-2617; ...