‘Three Identical Strangers’ screened
MARQUETTE — DocuMonday presents a screening of the 2018 documentary “Three Identical Strangers” at 7 p.m. June 10 in the Peter White Public Library’s Community Room on the lower level of the library.
Director Tim Wardle tells the story of three young men, Robert Shafran, Eddy Galland, and David Kellman who while in college, accidentally discover that they are triplets, separated at birth. Their joyous reunion, however, is tempered by the sinister secret regarding the circumstances of their separation. Rated PG-13, this film runs 96 minutes.
“Three Identical Strangers” won 10 awards including the BAFTA Film Award for Best Documentary, the Most Compelling Living Subject of a Documentary from the Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards, and Best Documentary at the Sundance Film Festival.
There is no admission charge thanks to sponsorship by the Friends of the Peter White Public Library. For more information, visit www.pwpl.info or call 226-4318.
NCVFD holds Memorial Day Service
MARQUETTE — The Negaunee City Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual Memorial Day Service on June 2.
Department members and honorary members will be marching in a Dress Parade at 9:30 a.m. to St. John’s Episcopal Church, 101 W. Main St., according to a press release.
The Negaunee City Band is leading the department along the parade route. The parade route has the Negaunee City Fire Department members marching from the Fire Hall, west on Iron Street, then onto Silver Street to Jackson Street, then east on Jackson Street to St. John’s Episcopal Church.
According to the release, the fire department wishes to thank all the community’s residents and its leaders for their support throughout the year.
Community meal set for June 5
MARQUETTE — Messiah Lutheran Church in Marquette will host its monthly community meal at 5:30 p.m. June 5.
All are welcome.
For more information about this or other programs at Messiah, go to messiahlutheranmqt.org or call 225-1119. The church is located at 305 W. Magnetic St.
Pain management program offered
MARQUETTE — Do you live with pain that has lasted longer than 3-6 months?
The Chronic Pain Self-Management program is a six-week program that teaches practical skills for living with (or caring for someone with) any type of health condition that causes chronic pain, such as fibromyalgia, back problems, arthritis or lupus.
The program focuses on self-care, learning new strategies for managing pain, and gentle exercises to help manage pain. Group meets for 2¢ hours once a week. The program will be held in at the Lost Creek Community Center in Marquette, Wednesdays, starting June 5 from 6-8:30 p.m. There is no cost to attend.
The program is brought to the public by UPCAP.
Registration is required, as space is limited. Register by calling 906-786-4701 or 211.
Feeding America to visit Ishpeming
ISHPEMING — The Feeding America Mobile Food Truck will be distributing food in the Ishpeming VFW Post parking lot starting at 9:30 a.m. June 6.
Bring a sturdy container and someone to help if you cannot carry 50 pounds of food. Anyone is eligible.
In case of rain, the distribution will be at another site that will be announced.
Northern Vegans holds casual dinner
MARQUETTE — Join Northern Vegans for a casual dinner at Cafe Bodega at 517 N. Third St in Marquette at 6 p.m. June 5.
Order a vegan dinner off the menu. All are welcome, no RSVP required. Visit www.northernvegans.com, Northern Vegans on Facebook, or call 236-1279 or 475-5516 for more information.