Bluesday Tuesday on Halloween
MARQUETTE — The Peter White Public Library and the Marquette Area Blues Society invite music lovers to a concert by WhoDat Brass at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31 in the Peter White Library’s community room, part of the monthly Bluesday Tuesday series.
Enjoy the sounds of this seven-piece Mardi Gras parade band. Led by a soulful trombonist, it features a masterful drummer, skilled bass trombonist, energetic trumpeter, veteran sax player, amazing tuba player and poetic vocalist.
Come in costume, snack on candy, and celebrate Halloween the New Orleans way.
There is no admission charge to attend this event which is co-sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library. Call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info for more information.
Free Spooky Science Night event
MARQUETTE — The Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum presents Free Spooky Science Night from 6-8 p.m. Friday.
This Halloween Science Night is sponsored by the Chemistry Department at Northern MIchigan University, conducted by NMU science clubs and led by the members of the NMU Forensic Bio-Chemistry Club.
This is a free night of science for early elementary age children and their families. Snacks, science activities and spooky smells will all be part of the evening.
Fall Bazaar held in Ishpeming
MARQUETTE — St. Joseph’s Parish, 1889 Prairie Ave. in Ishpeming will be conducting its 74th Fall Bazaar from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
There will be many attractions available, such as a bake sale, white elephant, book signing by Bill Blewett, Hanna’s Tea, Paparazzi, This and That, LaLaRue, crafts and cookbook sales, other interesting booths and at 11 am, a soup and salad lunch will be available.
Everyone in the community is invited.
‘Are They Really Creepy Creatures?’
ISHPEMING — Join MooseWood Nature Center for a slide program of “Are They Really Creepy Creatures?” at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library to learn about an assortment of “creepy” creatures including spiders, bats, owls, snakes, slime molds and the jaguarundi. Are these creatures really as creepy as they seem?
A bug box with spiders and a live corn snake will be available for a hands-on experience for both kids and adults. This program is intended for families and children of all ages.
Fall Bazaar at Prince of Peace
MARQUETTE — Prince of Peace Fall Church Bazaar will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church, corner of M-28 and Riverside Drive, Marquette,.
Featured will be baked goods, pie table, white elephant table, crafts, and tea table. All proceeds go to the Salvation Army.