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Peter White Public Library announces July schedule

MARQUETTE — The Peter White Public Library, 217 N. Front St., Marquette has announced its July schedule:

≤ Once Upon a Storytime, Tuesday and Thursday, July 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23: Families with youth of all ages are invited to join us for the fairy tale themed storytime this summer as part of the Imagine Your Story summer reading program. Facebook Live , 10-10:30 a.m.

≤ Book-A-Librarian, Thursday, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Get one-on-one assistance via phone or Zoom with questions about technology, genealogy, or anything else the reference librarians normally help you with. Email refdesk@uproc.lib.mi.us or call 226-4311/4312. noon to 2 p.m.

≤ Virtual Meditation Class, Virtual Meditation Class, Thursday July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Learn how to alleviate some stress by joining Jeremy Morelock for this weekly meditation class emphasizing mindfulness, loving-kindness and compassion. Zoom ID: 471 458 3633. 5:30 -7 p.m.

≤ Musical Interludes Live! Under this Cold Sky — Steve Hooper Monday, July 6 . Get to know singer/songwriter Steve Hooper in this informal interview/performance sponsored by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of PWPL. Peter White Public Library Front Street steps. (Rain date: Tuesday, July 7) 7-8 p.m.

≤ Book-A-Librarian. Tuesday July 7, 14, 21, 28: Get one-on-one assistance via phone or Zoom with questions about technology, genealogy, or anything else the reference librarians normally help you with. Email refdesk@uproc.lib.mi.us or call 226-4311/4312. noon-2 p.m.

≤ Director Chat, Tuesday July 7: Stop and chat with Andrea Ingmire, PWPL’s director. Tell her what you like about the Library, what suggestions or concerns you have, or whatever is on your mind. Zoom. 3-4:30 p.m. For invite email Andrea at aingpwpl@gmail.com.

≤ Traditional Music Jam, Saturday July 11: Take out a guitar, banjo, fiddle, bass, ukulele, harmonica, or just a voice, and join other acoustic musicians and vocalists for an on-line community jam session. Listeners are always welcome. Peter White Public Library Front Street steps. (Rain Date: Saturday, July 18), 2-5 p.m.

≤ Musical Interludes: Live! Superior String Alliance, Monday July 13: Get together with members of the Superior String Alliance in this informal interview/performance sponsored by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of PWPL. Peter White Public Library Front Street steps. (Rain date: Tuesday, July 14) 7-8 p.m.

≤ Walking Tour-Straw Bale Gardening, Tuesday, July 14: join Sarah Bixby on a field trip to learn about straw bale gardening just off Wright Street, Marquette. Registration is required and limited to 20 people. Email Carolyn at cmcmanis@uproc.lib.mi.us or call 906-226-4318 to reserve a spot. (Rain date: Wednesday, July 15) 1-2:30 p.m.

≤ Muggles for Potter, Wednesday July 15: Young wizards going into second and third grades are invited to join a Zoom meeting. Hear the story read aloud and do fun wizard-world crafts while listening to the story. Email srehborg@uproc.lib.mi.us for zoom invite. Zoom, 2-3 p.m.

≤ Klava Klub: “The Obelisk Gate” by N.K. Jemisin, Wednesday July 15: Grab a cuppa, and get together with other sci-fi lovers to talk about the second book, “The Obelisk Gate,” in N. K. Jemisin’s Broken Earth Trilogy. Location TBD. (If raining all will meet virtually Zoom ID: 835 3899 0016 pwd: scifi) 7-9 p.m.

≤ Musical Interludes Live! Harp, Hart & Bones, Monday July 20: Get together with these blues musicians in this informal interview/performance sponsored by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of PWPL. Peter White Public Library Front Street steps. (Rain date: Tuesday, July 21) 7-8 p.m.

≤ Musical Interludes Live! Kerry Yost, Monday July 27: Get together with folksinger Kerry Yost in this informal interview/performance sponsored by the Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of PWPL. Peter White Public Library Front Street steps. (Rain date: Tuesday, July 28) 7-8 p.m.

≤ Invent Your Story with Margaret Brumm, Wednesday, July 29: Listen to patent lawyer Margaret Brumm talk about some of her least favorite inventors. Zoom ID: 869 1171 9141 (pwd: invent) 6:30-8 p.m.

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