'Raiders of the Lost Ark' at library
MARQUETTE - The Friday Film Club will hold a screening of the film "Raiders of the Lost Ark" at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the Peter White Public Library Community Room. "Raiders" is rated PG and runs for 115 minutes.
For more information, call 226-4318 or visit www.pwpl.info.
LST to stage 'Dandelion Cottage'
MARQUETTE - The Lake Superior Theatre will stage its production of "Dandelion Cottage," a play adaptation by Ron Riekki from the book by Carroll Watson Rankin, Wednesday through Sunday and again July 25-29.
Director Bobby Glenn Brown is planning an adventure for the community, with this story of four young girls who take over a small, deserted home and fix it up for their use as a clubhouse. They earn the right to use the cottage as their own for a whole summer as long as they pull all of the dandelions from the lawn.
The box office is in Elwood Mattson Lower Harbor Park near the water's edge (the small lighthouse) and is open daily from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. Tickets cost $15 for adults; $12 for seniors and students; $7.50 for 14 and younger; and $10 each in groups over 10.
Season tickets will be filled on a first come, first served basis and can be purchased by calling or on the LST website noted below. For phone Visa or Mastercard orders, call 906-227-7625.
Library to screen 'Hugo'
MARQUETTE - Summer Cinema will host a screening of the film "Hugo" at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the Peter White Public Library Community Room. The film is rated PG and runs for 127 minutes.
For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.
Piano concert at women's club
MARQUETTE - A piano concert at the Marquette Federated Women's Clubhouse at 7 p.m. Wednesday will feature Amanda Matznick. Guest performer will be her teacher, Bob Buchkoe.
A free-will offering will be taken at the concert to help Matznick go to summer music camp.
Beautification group to meet
NEGAUNEE - The Negaunee Beautification Committee will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Miners Park in Negaunee. A work bee will be held followed by a meeting. All are welcome, and no garden experience is needed.
The committee also will host a booth at the July 25 Negaunee Farmers Market at Miners Park.
For more information, call Ann Mattson at 906-362-8160.
Floral jewelry workshop slated
MARQUETTE - Flower Works LLC will hold a workshop titled "Fabulous Floral Jewelry" from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Flower Works, 1007 North Third St., Marquette. The workshop is for ages 12 and older.
For information or to register, call 273-1335 or visit www.flowerworksmqt.com.
Chamber music concert offered
MARQUETTE - The Page Five Woodwind Quartet (plus one) will perform An Evening of Chamber Music for Winds and Piano concert from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Marquette Women's Federated Clubhouse, 104 W. Ridge St., Marquette.
For more information, call Claudia Drosen at 906-249-9719.
Dreamcatcher project at library
MARQUETTE - Peter White Public Library will provide children age 8 and older the opportunity to make a dreamcatcher based on Ojibwa legend from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the library's Community Room. The event is part of the Dream Big-Read! Summer Reading and Listening Program.
For information, call 226-4323 or visit www.pwpl.info.
Board of Health to meet
MARQUETTE - The Marquette County Health Department's Board of Health will hold a special meeting regarding strategic planning from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday and from 3 to 5 p.m. July 31 in the basement conference room of the Marquette County Health Department in Negaunee.
The board also will hold its regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. July 31 at the health department. For more information, visit www.mqthealth.org.