Bulletin Board

Lyceum planned for Sunday

ISHPEMING — The Ishpeming Carnegie Friends of the Library will host their fall lyceum at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Leverton Community Room, located on the library’s lower level. Featured authors are Jim Kippola and Phil Hill whose book “Finn Farm: A Pictorial History” will be discussed.

Refreshments will be served.


Yarnwinders meet on Thursday

MARQUETTE — A Yarnwinders meeting is at 6:30 p.m.Thursday at the Peter White Public Library in the Arts and Culture Center.


Negaunee Twp gets drop-box

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee Public Library announces a new drop-box for returned library materials has been installed at the Negaunee Township Hall for use by all library participants.

The drop-box is being made possible by the Community Foundation of Marquette County, The Institute of Museum and Library Services, and the Phyllis and Max Reynolds Foundation.

The Friends of the Negaunee Public Library and the Negaunee Township staff also helped with the project.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at the drop-box location at the Negaunee Township Hall at 9 a.m. Friday. The office is located on M-35, south of U.S. 41.

All grant funders, Negaunee Township residents, and the general public, are invited.

Deb Biggs from the Library of Michigan in Lansing will also be present for the dedication of the plaque and the drop-box. Negaunee Librarian Jessica Holman and the members of the Friends of the Library will also be attending.


Spaghetti dinner aids food banks

ISHPEMING — The Knights of Columbus Council 1541 will be cooking an Italian style spaghetti dinner from 5-7 p.m. Saturday at St. Joseph’s Hall in Ishpeming.

Featured will be a traditional spaghetti dinner with garlic bread, tossed salad, sweets, beverages and a choice of either meatballs or chicken. The cost is $9 per person and $5 for children under age 8. The proceeds from the meal will be given to the West Marquette County Food Banks.


Tech help offered at PWPL

MARQUETTE — Members of Northern Michigan University’s Student Cybersecurity Association will be available to help with the operation of personal technology devices from 4-5:30 p.m. Fridays, Sept. 15, 22 and 29 in the Peter White Public Library Computer Lab.

This drop-in opportunity is for those having problems with their laptops, tablets, e-readers, phones or other digital devices. No appointment is necessary and there is no charge for this service.Call 226-4312 for more info.