Dance Zone to feature band
MARQUETTE — Dance Zone will host a dance featuring the Western/Ballroom band Angels & Outlaws on Saturday.
This popular five-piece band will play from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Admission charge is $10; free to club social members.
Dance Zone is at the corner of Lincoln and College avenues in Marquette. Use the College Avenue door and bring low-tread clean-soled shoes to protect knees and the floor.
Call 236-1457 for more information.
Traditional music jam at PWPL
MARQUETTE — From 2-5 p.m. Saturday, the Peter White Public Library in Marquette will host its first traditional music jam of the new year in the library’s community room.
Bring a guitar, banjo, fiddle, bass, ukulele, harmonica, or just a voice, and join other acoustic musicians and vocalists for a community jam session. Celebrate the traditional folk music of the Carter Family, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, and others.
It’s a chance to share your love of music and learn a new song or instrumental technique. A limited quantity of sheet music is available for those not familiar with the songs. Listeners and singers are always welcome.
There is no admission charge to attend this event which is sponsored by the Hiawatha Music Co-op and the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of the Peter White Public Library.
Call 906-226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info for more information.
Symphony to present concert
MARQUETTE — The Marquette Symphony Orchestra’s second annual Chamber Music Collage Concert will be presented by MSO musician-volunteers Saturday.
Small ensembles have been formed to present a collage with a variety of musical styles — all within two 30-minute non-stop music halves. Orchestra members are excited about this concert and have prepared a delightful mix of fun and serious selections, according to an MSO press release. The event provides a unique opportunity for the musicians to perform chamber music and the collage format will make it a special treat for the audience, too.
The concert will be performed at Northern Michigan University Reynolds Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students, and are available at the door only.
Funding for the Marquette Symphony Orchestra is provided in part by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts. The orchestra is an equal opportunity organization.
Cold war film to be shown at NMU
MARQUETTE — Cold War Film Series: “Seven Days in May” (1964) will be shown at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Seminar Room at the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center.
Free admission and there will be popcorn for sale.
Made in the wake of the Cuban Missile Crisis, this taunt thriller classic imagines a military coup in the U.S. As part of the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center’s exhibition on the Cold War, the center will be presenting an eight-night festival featuring films about this tumultuous period. Each night will begin at 7 p.m. and the Beaumier Center exhibition on the Cold War will be open on these evenings until 6:45 p.m.
IHS Class of 1973 to meet
ISHPEMING — The Ishpeming High School Class of 1973 will have a reunion planning meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Ishpeming Elks Club.
All classmates are welcome to attend to help plan the reunion. Any questions can be directed to Kris Paveglio at 485-1866.