Events

Chicago Fire Summer Soccer Camp brought to you by Superiorland Soccer

06-30-2017

Presented by Superiorland Soccer Association at Kaufman Soccer Fields, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

You don't want to miss this opportunity to learn from professional soccer players. You can register online or mail in registration. Both are accessed at the website provided. Program:  Little Sparks Ages: 2-5 Time: 4pm - 5pm Cost: $80 Program:... [more+]
You don't want to miss this opportunity to learn from professional soccer players. You can register online or mail in registration. Both are accessed at the website provided. Program:  Little Sparks Ages: 2-5 Time: 4pm - 5pm Cost: $80 Program:  Community Ages: 6-16 Time: 9am - 12pm Cost: $125 Program:  Community Ages: 6-16 Time: 1pm - 4pm Cost: $125 Program:  Community Ages: 6-16 Time: 9am - 4pm Cost: $240 For More Information: contact Caleb Steffens [email protected] call 309-838-9835
  • Campers receive a ball, dri-fit jersey, player evaluation plus a FREE companion ticket to a Chicago Fire game at Toyota Park!
  • Shinguards and water bottle required
  • Your family can earn one free camp scholarship* for hosting a YESsoccer coach during the week of camp.
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Tags:   CulturalSports & Recreation

new landscape paintings by bill hamilton

07-04-2017

Presented by michigamme moonshine art gallery at michigamme moonshine art gallery, Michigamme
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 10:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jun 29 @ 10:00 am + 4 more dates and times

Fri, Jun 30 @ 10:00 am Sat, Jul 01 @ 10:00 am Sun, Jul 02 @ 10:00 am Mon, Jul 03 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery   906-323-6546 136 E. Main Michigamme, MI 49861 ‘New Landscape Paintings’ by Bill Hamilton The exhibit will run from: June 1st, 2017 through July 4th, 2017 For decades Bill Hamilton has created... [more+]
Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery   906-323-6546 136 E. Main Michigamme, MI 49861 ‘New Landscape Paintings’ by Bill Hamilton The exhibit will run from: June 1st, 2017 through July 4th, 2017 For decades Bill Hamilton has created beautiful watercolor paintings. Drawing on his love of nature, the artist captures the essential elements that reveal the beauty of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Hamilton’s original watercolors are colorful, bold and yet delicate. Skillful brushwork uncovers fine distinctions of light, water, snow, and foliage. His latest fall scenes vibrate with life. Minute reflections and other fine points transform his work from a picture to an experience. Each of Hamilton’s compositions is a masterpiece showing incredible depth while preserving the overall impression of places and times so familiar to all of us. His latest paintings continue a noteworthy contribution to the canon of Upper Peninsula art. All of Bill Hamilton’s new works can be viewed at Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery. Gallery Hours: Mon. through Sun. 10:00 – 5:00, Tuesdays by appointment Sunday Afternoon Reception: June 4th, 2017, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Refreshments will be served   ### [less-]
Tags:   CommunityArts

Children's Free-Form Mural Creation

06-26-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm
The Liberty Children's Art Project presents the Children's Free-From Mural Creation again as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week! Children will be working on one large mural as a group that will be displayed in Downtown Marquette as a... [more+]
The Liberty Children's Art Project presents the Children's Free-From Mural Creation again as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week! Children will be working on one large mural as a group that will be displayed in Downtown Marquette as a part of Art Week. This is a free event that will take place at the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center, located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library. To register, email [email protected] or call (906) 228-0472. [less-]
Tags:  Arts

Double Doors of the Horizon, Visions in Light and Dance

06-26-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Forest Roberts Theatre, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm
TaMaMa Dance Company presents "Double Doors of the Horizon, Visions in Light & Dance" on Monday, June 26 at the Forest Roberts Theatre at 7:30 p.m. as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week. Artists include Maggie Barch, Deborah Choszczyk,... [more+]
TaMaMa Dance Company presents "Double Doors of the Horizon, Visions in Light & Dance" on Monday, June 26 at the Forest Roberts Theatre at 7:30 p.m. as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week. Artists include Maggie Barch, Deborah Choszczyk, Maria Formolo, Vic Holliday, and Marissa Marquardson. For more Art Week events, visit www.marquette365.com.   [less-]
Tags:  Arts

MooseWood Dine to Donate at Aubree's

06-27-2017

Presented by MooseWood Nature Center at Aubree's Pizzeria & Grill, Powell
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 4:00 pm
Have dinner at Aubree's in Marquette anytime between 4 pm and 9 pm and help support MooseWood Nature Center! 15% of your bill will be donated to your nature center. Just present your server with the printed flyer (your smart phone works too) or... [more+]
Have dinner at Aubree's in Marquette anytime between 4 pm and 9 pm and help support MooseWood Nature Center! 15% of your bill will be donated to your nature center. Just present your server with the printed flyer (your smart phone works too) or mention you are there in support of MooseWood. MooseWood Nature Center will use funds raised to continue the “beautification” of the nature center. New exhibits, offering more interactive and child-friendly activities, and making the middle and back rooms more inviting and guest-friendly are all ideas we would like to make a reality. Please help MooseWood promote this event by sharing and talking about the event to friends, family members, co-workers and neighbors. Please note: Soliciting guests in or around restaurant premises during the event is not permitted. Donation percentage does not include tax, tip, and alcohol sales. Thank you! [less-]
Tags:  Community

"Conserving the Land" Exhibit Opening

06-27-2017

Presented by Beaumier Upper Peninsula Heritage Center at Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm
The exhibition, “Conserving the Land,” will look at how citizen groups, non-profit and government agencies began to set aside tracks of land for preserving the U.P.’s natural resources. Beginning with the Huron Mountain club in the 1880s,... [more+]
The exhibition, “Conserving the Land,” will look at how citizen groups, non-profit and government agencies began to set aside tracks of land for preserving the U.P.’s natural resources. Beginning with the Huron Mountain club in the 1880s, there was an ever growing effort to preserve the natural character of the U.P.’s landscape. In the 1890s, State and National Forests began to be designated throughout the United States in attempt to both provide for a sustainable logging industry and also to provide recreational opportunities and preserve the region’s natural wonders. [less-]
Tags:   Arts CommunityCultural

Warrior Relief Fund Bike Night Fundraiser

06-27-2017

Presented by The Warrior Relief Fund at The Up North Lodge, Gwinn
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
Come on out to The Up North Lodge in Gwinn to help support The Warrior Relief Fund raise funds to help our Local Veterans in need.  There will be bucket raffles, 50/50, great food and drinks.
Come on out to The Up North Lodge in Gwinn to help support The Warrior Relief Fund raise funds to help our Local Veterans in need.  There will be bucket raffles, 50/50, great food and drinks. [less-]
Tags:  Community

NMU Art and Design and Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center Open Houses

06-27-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at DeVos Art Museum at Northern Michigan University, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
The U.P. Beaumier Heritage Center will be having their opening reception for their "Conserving the Land" exhibit. This exhibition will be looking at how citizens groups, non-profit and government agencies began to preserve the Upper Peninsula's... [more+]
The U.P. Beaumier Heritage Center will be having their opening reception for their "Conserving the Land" exhibit. This exhibition will be looking at how citizens groups, non-profit and government agencies began to preserve the Upper Peninsula's natural resources. The reception is free and open to the public. The DeVos Art Museum will be exhibiting their annual "North of the 45th Parallel" exhibition which began in 2008. [less-]
Tags:  Arts

The Inspiring Art of Film - An Art Week Event

06-28-2017

Presented by Marquette Poets Circle at The Marquette Regional History Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm
We will bring the popcorn! Join local authors Milton Bates, Lynn Domina, Kathleen Heideman, Daniel Rydholm and Russell Thorburn as they share their work and clips of the films that inspire them on Wednesday, 4-6PM, June 28th, at the... [more+]
We will bring the popcorn! Join local authors Milton Bates, Lynn Domina, Kathleen Heideman, Daniel Rydholm and Russell Thorburn as they share their work and clips of the films that inspire them on Wednesday, 4-6PM, June 28th, at the Marquette Regional History Center. Open to the public. Suggested donation is $5. All proceeds go to the MRHC.   Milton J. Bates lives on Lake Superior. His publications include books on the poet Wallace Stevens, the Vietnam War, and the Bark River Valley in Wisconsin. His poems have appeared in Bellevue Literary ReviewGreat Lakes ReviewThe Southern Review, and other magazines and anthologies. Five Oaks Press published his poetry chapbook Always on Fire. Lynn Domina is the author of two collections of poetry, Corporal Works and Framed in Silence, and the editor of a collection of essays, Poets on the Psalms. Her work appears in The Southern Review, The Massachusetts Review, Arts & Letters, The Gettysburg Review, Poetry Daily, and many other periodicals. She serves as Head of the English Department at Northern Michigan University.  Kathleen M. Heideman is a poet, artist and environmental activist working in Michigan’s wild Upper Peninsula. She is the author of Explaining Pictures To A Dead Hare, She Used To Have Some Cows, and Psalms of the Early Anthropocene, from Winter Cabin Books in 2017. Curious woman. Daniel Rydholm Rydholm, LCSW, is a social worker with Pathways’ Assertive Community Treatment program in Marquette. He has lectured on the subject of Aging and Film at conferences in Michigan and Minnesota. He is the son of local historian and storyteller, C. Fred Rydholm. Russell Thorburn is the author of Father, Tell Me I Have Not Aged and Somewhere We’ll Leave the World, (forthcoming from Wayne State University Press). A National Endowment for the Arts recipient and first poet laureate of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. His poems have appeared in many literary journals and anthologies, including Prairie SchoonerSou'westerQuarterly West, and Third Coast.     [less-]
Tags:   ArtsCultural

Kirk Ciaglaski Artist Reception

06-28-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm
Kirk Ciaglaski was born and raised in southern Michigan and is now based out of Traverse City. During his younger days, he developed an interest in skateboarding, which changed the direction of his life for the next ten years. Through skating, he... [more+]
Kirk Ciaglaski was born and raised in southern Michigan and is now based out of Traverse City. During his younger days, he developed an interest in skateboarding, which changed the direction of his life for the next ten years. Through skating, he was introduced to a sub-culture of art, music, and other influences that impacted his entire perception of life. The friends he made through skating inspired him to experiment with photography, video, graphic design, and painting. Kirk is widely traveled and has documented stories from his skateboard. Exhibit will include skateboards, photography and film. Artist reception in conjunction with the City of Marquette’s annual Art Week on Wednesday, June 28, from 6 to 8 p.m.   The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center is located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library. For more information or questions, please contact (906) 228-0472 or email [email protected]. [less-]
Tags:  Arts

Music on Third - PMMF: UPstarts

06-28-2017

Presented by Pine Mountain Music Festival at Reynolds Recital Hall at NMU, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm Wed, Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm
The inspiring UPstarts! concert series features incredible talented young musicians native to the Upper Peninsula. Audiences rave about the youthful charm and bold musicality these emerging artists bring to the festival.
The inspiring UPstarts! concert series features incredible talented young musicians native to the Upper Peninsula. Audiences rave about the youthful charm and bold musicality these emerging artists bring to the festival. [less-]
Tags:  Community

Metalworking Demonstrations by Beth Millner, an Art Week Event

06-29-2017

Presented by Beth Millner Jewelry at Beth Millner Jewelry Store, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm
Beth will be showing hand tool techniques at a bench in the showroom during the reception. Learn how our jewelry is made and ask the artist any of your questions. There will be a sneak peek at the NEW Lakes & Basins series debuting in July.
Beth will be showing hand tool techniques at a bench in the showroom during the reception. Learn how our jewelry is made and ask the artist any of your questions. There will be a sneak peek at the NEW Lakes & Basins series debuting in July. [less-]
Tags:  Arts

Art Stroll Reception: Meghan Barrett and Chris Wattsson

06-29-2017

Presented by Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers at Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm
Meghan and Chris will be at Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers from 5 - 8 p.m. to discuss their works. Meghan will be featuring a number of paintings that she completed during her time as a student at Northern Michigan University. Chris will display... [more+]
Meghan and Chris will be at Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers from 5 - 8 p.m. to discuss their works. Meghan will be featuring a number of paintings that she completed during her time as a student at Northern Michigan University. Chris will display custom jewelry he has created over the last year. Light refreshments will be served. Meghan is a 2017 graduate of NMU's Art and Design Program with a concentration in Painting. Chris is a goldsmith with over 16 years of experience. [less-]
Tags:  Arts

Art Stroll

06-29-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm
PARTICIPATING BUSINESS DIRECTORY  
WASHINGTON STREET
100 West Boomerang Retro and Relics Steven E. Hughes (Primary Hughes)
102 West (Harlow Bldg.) Sakra Lali Khalid, Nora Mae, Alexandra Kralova
118 West Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers
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PARTICIPATING BUSINESS DIRECTORY  
WASHINGTON STREET
100 West Boomerang Retro and Relics Steven E. Hughes (Primary Hughes)
102 West (Harlow Bldg.) Sakra Lali Khalid, Nora Mae, Alexandra Kralova
118 West Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers Megan Barrett, Chris Wattsson
125 West Panara Imports Beth Cox (Perronville Glass Works)
131 West The Gathered Earth Natasha Lantz (Cabin Girl)
135 West WOW Art Studios Joy Bender Hadley (Aurora ArtWorks), Christine Saari, Kex Exworthy and Laura Songer
137 West Donckers WOW Art Studios
147 West Salon Salon Laura Reber & Ashley Williams
149 West Art of Framing John French
153 West Eagle Mine Information Center Bethany Vaughn (Simple Beauty Photography)
219 West Revisions Design Studio Michele Dupras
521 West Beth Millner Jewelry Beth Millner
 
THIRD STREET
110 North Blackbird Kim Amthor
110 North Aurora Piercing Boutique LLC Michele Wilber
118 North Snowbound Books Kayo Miwa
412 North Inkwell Shawn Wolfman
500 North Schwalbach Kitchen Specialists Emma Jezek
517 North Café Bodega Cindy Wedig
525 North Zero Degrees Gallery Member Work- Blacksmithing Demo by Gordon Gearhart
617 North Lemons Studio by Daniele Carol Mark Rizzardi & Daniele Carol
1001 North White’s Party Store Renee Kirchenwitz-Moore
1007 North Flower Works LLC Susan Grant & Susan Roubal
1106 North Casa Calabria Karen J. Jilbert & Ron Morgan
1109 North New Age Tattoo & Body Piercing Justin Gahn & Company
 
FRONT STREET
230 North Landmark Inn Steve Brimm Photography
201 South Forsberg’s A New Leaf Judy Parlato
214 South Profiles Hair Design Renee Michaud (Nook & Cranny)
 
SPRING STREET
114 West Ore Dock Brewing Company Ryan Stephens Photography
BARAGA AVENUE
123 West Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum Amelia Richards
129 West (Suite E) Ann Russ Ceramics Ann Russ, Catherine Benda
130 West Garden Bouquet and Design Mavis Farr (Sparkle Garden), Leah Brett, Chelsea Stafford, Kristianna Harris Pfaffle
136 West Spruce Jackie Gallagher, Libby Buchler (Wooly Mama)
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Ed Potter Chef Dinner

06-29-2017

Presented by DIGS Gastropub at DIGS Gastropub, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:30 pm
DIGS is kicking off their Chef Dinner events with their very own Sous Chef, Ed Potter. Tickets available online, or can be purchased at DIGS Gastropub. Ed's portfolio is vast in resturant experience including, Vangos, Drummond lsland Conference... [more+]
DIGS is kicking off their Chef Dinner events with their very own Sous Chef, Ed Potter. Tickets available online, or can be purchased at DIGS Gastropub. Ed's portfolio is vast in resturant experience including, Vangos, Drummond lsland Conference Center, as well as attending and teaching classes within Northern Michigan University's Hospitatlity Managment Program. He joined our team when were still the Doghouse, was with us through renovations, and helped create the menu you know enjoy here at DIGS! Now Ed get's the chance to showcase some items you wouldn't ususally see at our resturant. So thank you Ed for all your hard work, and to our wonderful customers please help us celebrate him and his culinary creativity. [less-]
Tags:   ArtsCulinary

Marquette City Band Concert

06-29-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Commons, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 7:30 pm
The City of Marquette and the Marquette City Band have come together for the third annual Art Stroll. A part of Art Week, the City Band will be performing at the Marquette Commons at 7:30 p.m. This is a free concert which coincides with the... [more+]
The City of Marquette and the Marquette City Band have come together for the third annual Art Stroll. A part of Art Week, the City Band will be performing at the Marquette Commons at 7:30 p.m. This is a free concert which coincides with the City Band's regular 2017 Summer Schedule. For more information on the Marquette City Band, visit their website at https://marquettecityband.com [less-]
Tags:  Arts

Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival

06-30-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 7:00 am
The City of Marquette announces the inaugural “Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival”. The festival will occur on Friday, June 30, 2017 from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. A special public reception and viewing will be held 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at the Iron Bay... [more+]
The City of Marquette announces the inaugural “Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival”. The festival will occur on Friday, June 30, 2017 from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. A special public reception and viewing will be held 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at the Iron Bay Restaurant and Drinkery.  $2,000 in prizes will be awarded. Including, Best of Show, First Place, Second Place, Honorable Mentions and People’s Choice. Plein Aire means to paint outdoors or in “open air”.  Artists may paint at any Marquette outdoor location from Founder’s Landing to Presque Isle Park, along the shore or in town. Paintings must illustrate or be inspired by real-life scenes and will be considered finished when returned for judging. Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival is presented by Travel Marquette. Additional sponsors include Iron Bay Restaurant and Drinkery, Beth Millner Jewelry, Zero Degrees Gallery, Marquette Downtown Development Authority, Lake Superior Art Association and Studio Gallery of Kathleen Conover and Yvonne Lemire. For more information please contact the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center at (906) 228-0472 or email [email protected]. The Festival is an official Art Week event. [less-]
Tags:   CulturalArts

6th Annual Golf Outing Fireworks Fundraiser

06-30-2017

Presented by Ishpeming 4th of July Committee at Wawonowin Country Club, Champion
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 10:00 am
Help Ishpeming have a beautiful Fireworks Display! Play in the 6th Annual Ishpeming 4th of July Committee Golf Outing on June 30th at Wawonowin Country Club (3432 County Road 478, Champion). The four-person scramble will begin with a 10AM... [more+]
Help Ishpeming have a beautiful Fireworks Display! Play in the 6th Annual Ishpeming 4th of July Committee Golf Outing on June 30th at Wawonowin Country Club (3432 County Road 478, Champion). The four-person scramble will begin with a 10AM shotgun start, with special forward tees for women and seniors, as well as many games and special challenges on certain holes! $250 Hole in One prize at the 8th Hole! Sign up deadline is June 23rd. [less-]
Tags:   Sports & RecreationCommunity

Peter Yarrow at Kaufman Auditorium

06-30-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Kaufman Auditorium, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm
  Hiawatha Music Cooperative and the City of Marquette announce folk music legend, Peter Yarrow, Friday June 30, 2017, 7PM at Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette.  This concert is made possible by a generous donation from John and Pauline... [more+]
  Hiawatha Music Cooperative and the City of Marquette announce folk music legend, Peter Yarrow, Friday June 30, 2017, 7PM at Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette.  This concert is made possible by a generous donation from John and Pauline Kiltinen. Peter Yarrow’s talents as a creative artist, both with legendary trio Peter, Paul & Mary and as a solo performer, are frequently directed at using music to convey a message of humanity and caring. His gift for songwriting has produced some of the most moving songs from Peter Paul and Mary, including “Puff the Magic Dragon, “Day is Done” and “Light One Candle”.  As member of the renowned musical trio, Yarrow has earned multiple gold and platinum albums, as well as numerous GRAMMY’s. Over the years, many issues have moved Peter to commit his time and talent; equal rights, peace, the environment, gender quality, homelessness, hospice care, and education. All, have utilized his skills as both a performer and an organizer. Peter Yarrow is an official Art Week event. For more Art Week events go to Marquette’s new community calendar, www.Marquette365.com [less-]
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Steve Leaf & the Ex Pats with Sparrowtree

06-30-2017

Presented by Ore Dock Brewing Company at Ore Dock Brewing Company, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm
Steve Leaf & the Ex Pats from Chicago, Illinois making waves with their new release "Go to the Pines." Featuring Sparrowtree from Marquette, MI.
Steve Leaf & the Ex Pats from Chicago, Illinois making waves with their new release "Go to the Pines." Featuring Sparrowtree from Marquette, MI. [less-]
Tags:  Arts

Chicago Fire Summer Soccer Camp brought to you by Superiorland Soccer

06-30-2017

Presented by Superiorland Soccer Association at Kaufman Soccer Fields, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 9:00 am Tue, Jun 27 @ 9:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 9:00 am + 2 more dates and times

Thu, Jun 29 @ 9:00 am Fri, Jun 30 @ 9:00 am - less dates and times

You don't want to miss this opportunity to learn from professional soccer players. You can register online or mail in registration. Both are accessed at the website provided. Program:  Little Sparks Ages: 2-5 Time: 4pm - 5pm Cost: $80 Program:... [more+]
You don't want to miss this opportunity to learn from professional soccer players. You can register online or mail in registration. Both are accessed at the website provided. Program:  Little Sparks Ages: 2-5 Time: 4pm - 5pm Cost: $80 Program:  Community Ages: 6-16 Time: 9am - 12pm Cost: $125 Program:  Community Ages: 6-16 Time: 1pm - 4pm Cost: $125 Program:  Community Ages: 6-16 Time: 9am - 4pm Cost: $240 For More Information: contact Caleb Steffens [email protected] call 309-838-9835
  • Campers receive a ball, dri-fit jersey, player evaluation plus a FREE companion ticket to a Chicago Fire game at Toyota Park!
  • Shinguards and water bottle required
  • Your family can earn one free camp scholarship* for hosting a YESsoccer coach during the week of camp.
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Tags:   CulturalSports & Recreation

new landscape paintings by bill hamilton

07-04-2017

Presented by michigamme moonshine art gallery at michigamme moonshine art gallery, Michigamme
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 10:00 am Wed, Jun 28 @ 10:00 am Thu, Jun 29 @ 10:00 am + 4 more dates and times

Fri, Jun 30 @ 10:00 am Sat, Jul 01 @ 10:00 am Sun, Jul 02 @ 10:00 am Mon, Jul 03 @ 10:00 am - less dates and times

Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery   906-323-6546 136 E. Main Michigamme, MI 49861 ‘New Landscape Paintings’ by Bill Hamilton The exhibit will run from: June 1st, 2017 through July 4th, 2017 For decades Bill Hamilton has created... [more+]
Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery   906-323-6546 136 E. Main Michigamme, MI 49861 ‘New Landscape Paintings’ by Bill Hamilton The exhibit will run from: June 1st, 2017 through July 4th, 2017 For decades Bill Hamilton has created beautiful watercolor paintings. Drawing on his love of nature, the artist captures the essential elements that reveal the beauty of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Hamilton’s original watercolors are colorful, bold and yet delicate. Skillful brushwork uncovers fine distinctions of light, water, snow, and foliage. His latest fall scenes vibrate with life. Minute reflections and other fine points transform his work from a picture to an experience. Each of Hamilton’s compositions is a masterpiece showing incredible depth while preserving the overall impression of places and times so familiar to all of us. His latest paintings continue a noteworthy contribution to the canon of Upper Peninsula art. All of Bill Hamilton’s new works can be viewed at Michigamme Moonshine Art Gallery. Gallery Hours: Mon. through Sun. 10:00 – 5:00, Tuesdays by appointment Sunday Afternoon Reception: June 4th, 2017, 2:00 – 4:00 PM Refreshments will be served   ### [less-]
Tags:   CommunityArts

Children's Free-Form Mural Creation

06-26-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 1:00 pm
The Liberty Children's Art Project presents the Children's Free-From Mural Creation again as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week! Children will be working on one large mural as a group that will be displayed in Downtown Marquette as a... [more+]
The Liberty Children's Art Project presents the Children's Free-From Mural Creation again as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week! Children will be working on one large mural as a group that will be displayed in Downtown Marquette as a part of Art Week. This is a free event that will take place at the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center, located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library. To register, email [email protected] or call (906) 228-0472. [less-]
Tags:  Arts

Double Doors of the Horizon, Visions in Light and Dance

06-26-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Forest Roberts Theatre, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Mon, Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm
TaMaMa Dance Company presents "Double Doors of the Horizon, Visions in Light & Dance" on Monday, June 26 at the Forest Roberts Theatre at 7:30 p.m. as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week. Artists include Maggie Barch, Deborah Choszczyk,... [more+]
TaMaMa Dance Company presents "Double Doors of the Horizon, Visions in Light & Dance" on Monday, June 26 at the Forest Roberts Theatre at 7:30 p.m. as a part of the City of Marquette's Art Week. Artists include Maggie Barch, Deborah Choszczyk, Maria Formolo, Vic Holliday, and Marissa Marquardson. For more Art Week events, visit www.marquette365.com.   [less-]
Tags:  Arts

MooseWood Dine to Donate at Aubree's

06-27-2017

Presented by MooseWood Nature Center at Aubree's Pizzeria & Grill, Powell
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 4:00 pm
Have dinner at Aubree's in Marquette anytime between 4 pm and 9 pm and help support MooseWood Nature Center! 15% of your bill will be donated to your nature center. Just present your server with the printed flyer (your smart phone works too) or... [more+]
Have dinner at Aubree's in Marquette anytime between 4 pm and 9 pm and help support MooseWood Nature Center! 15% of your bill will be donated to your nature center. Just present your server with the printed flyer (your smart phone works too) or mention you are there in support of MooseWood. MooseWood Nature Center will use funds raised to continue the “beautification” of the nature center. New exhibits, offering more interactive and child-friendly activities, and making the middle and back rooms more inviting and guest-friendly are all ideas we would like to make a reality. Please help MooseWood promote this event by sharing and talking about the event to friends, family members, co-workers and neighbors. Please note: Soliciting guests in or around restaurant premises during the event is not permitted. Donation percentage does not include tax, tip, and alcohol sales. Thank you! [less-]
Tags:  Community

"Conserving the Land" Exhibit Opening

06-27-2017

Presented by Beaumier Upper Peninsula Heritage Center at Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm
The exhibition, “Conserving the Land,” will look at how citizen groups, non-profit and government agencies began to set aside tracks of land for preserving the U.P.’s natural resources. Beginning with the Huron Mountain club in the 1880s,... [more+]
The exhibition, “Conserving the Land,” will look at how citizen groups, non-profit and government agencies began to set aside tracks of land for preserving the U.P.’s natural resources. Beginning with the Huron Mountain club in the 1880s, there was an ever growing effort to preserve the natural character of the U.P.’s landscape. In the 1890s, State and National Forests began to be designated throughout the United States in attempt to both provide for a sustainable logging industry and also to provide recreational opportunities and preserve the region’s natural wonders. [less-]
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Warrior Relief Fund Bike Night Fundraiser

06-27-2017

Presented by The Warrior Relief Fund at The Up North Lodge, Gwinn
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
Come on out to The Up North Lodge in Gwinn to help support The Warrior Relief Fund raise funds to help our Local Veterans in need.  There will be bucket raffles, 50/50, great food and drinks.
Come on out to The Up North Lodge in Gwinn to help support The Warrior Relief Fund raise funds to help our Local Veterans in need.  There will be bucket raffles, 50/50, great food and drinks. [less-]
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NMU Art and Design and Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center Open Houses

06-27-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at DeVos Art Museum at Northern Michigan University, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Tue, Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm
The U.P. Beaumier Heritage Center will be having their opening reception for their "Conserving the Land" exhibit. This exhibition will be looking at how citizens groups, non-profit and government agencies began to preserve the Upper Peninsula's... [more+]
The U.P. Beaumier Heritage Center will be having their opening reception for their "Conserving the Land" exhibit. This exhibition will be looking at how citizens groups, non-profit and government agencies began to preserve the Upper Peninsula's natural resources. The reception is free and open to the public. The DeVos Art Museum will be exhibiting their annual "North of the 45th Parallel" exhibition which began in 2008. [less-]
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The Inspiring Art of Film - An Art Week Event

06-28-2017

Presented by Marquette Poets Circle at The Marquette Regional History Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 28 @ 4:00 pm
We will bring the popcorn! Join local authors Milton Bates, Lynn Domina, Kathleen Heideman, Daniel Rydholm and Russell Thorburn as they share their work and clips of the films that inspire them on Wednesday, 4-6PM, June 28th, at the... [more+]
We will bring the popcorn! Join local authors Milton Bates, Lynn Domina, Kathleen Heideman, Daniel Rydholm and Russell Thorburn as they share their work and clips of the films that inspire them on Wednesday, 4-6PM, June 28th, at the Marquette Regional History Center. Open to the public. Suggested donation is $5. All proceeds go to the MRHC.   Milton J. Bates lives on Lake Superior. His publications include books on the poet Wallace Stevens, the Vietnam War, and the Bark River Valley in Wisconsin. His poems have appeared in Bellevue Literary ReviewGreat Lakes ReviewThe Southern Review, and other magazines and anthologies. Five Oaks Press published his poetry chapbook Always on Fire. Lynn Domina is the author of two collections of poetry, Corporal Works and Framed in Silence, and the editor of a collection of essays, Poets on the Psalms. Her work appears in The Southern Review, The Massachusetts Review, Arts & Letters, The Gettysburg Review, Poetry Daily, and many other periodicals. She serves as Head of the English Department at Northern Michigan University.  Kathleen M. Heideman is a poet, artist and environmental activist working in Michigan’s wild Upper Peninsula. She is the author of Explaining Pictures To A Dead Hare, She Used To Have Some Cows, and Psalms of the Early Anthropocene, from Winter Cabin Books in 2017. Curious woman. Daniel Rydholm Rydholm, LCSW, is a social worker with Pathways’ Assertive Community Treatment program in Marquette. He has lectured on the subject of Aging and Film at conferences in Michigan and Minnesota. He is the son of local historian and storyteller, C. Fred Rydholm. Russell Thorburn is the author of Father, Tell Me I Have Not Aged and Somewhere We’ll Leave the World, (forthcoming from Wayne State University Press). A National Endowment for the Arts recipient and first poet laureate of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. His poems have appeared in many literary journals and anthologies, including Prairie SchoonerSou'westerQuarterly West, and Third Coast.     [less-]
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Kirk Ciaglaski Artist Reception

06-28-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm
Kirk Ciaglaski was born and raised in southern Michigan and is now based out of Traverse City. During his younger days, he developed an interest in skateboarding, which changed the direction of his life for the next ten years. Through skating, he... [more+]
Kirk Ciaglaski was born and raised in southern Michigan and is now based out of Traverse City. During his younger days, he developed an interest in skateboarding, which changed the direction of his life for the next ten years. Through skating, he was introduced to a sub-culture of art, music, and other influences that impacted his entire perception of life. The friends he made through skating inspired him to experiment with photography, video, graphic design, and painting. Kirk is widely traveled and has documented stories from his skateboard. Exhibit will include skateboards, photography and film. Artist reception in conjunction with the City of Marquette’s annual Art Week on Wednesday, June 28, from 6 to 8 p.m.   The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center is located in the lower level of the Peter White Public Library. For more information or questions, please contact (906) 228-0472 or email [email protected]. [less-]
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Music on Third - PMMF: UPstarts

06-28-2017

Presented by Pine Mountain Music Festival at Reynolds Recital Hall at NMU, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Wed, Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm Wed, Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm
The inspiring UPstarts! concert series features incredible talented young musicians native to the Upper Peninsula. Audiences rave about the youthful charm and bold musicality these emerging artists bring to the festival.
The inspiring UPstarts! concert series features incredible talented young musicians native to the Upper Peninsula. Audiences rave about the youthful charm and bold musicality these emerging artists bring to the festival. [less-]
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Metalworking Demonstrations by Beth Millner, an Art Week Event

06-29-2017

Presented by Beth Millner Jewelry at Beth Millner Jewelry Store, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm
Beth will be showing hand tool techniques at a bench in the showroom during the reception. Learn how our jewelry is made and ask the artist any of your questions. There will be a sneak peek at the NEW Lakes & Basins series debuting in July.
Beth will be showing hand tool techniques at a bench in the showroom during the reception. Learn how our jewelry is made and ask the artist any of your questions. There will be a sneak peek at the NEW Lakes & Basins series debuting in July. [less-]
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Art Stroll Reception: Meghan Barrett and Chris Wattsson

06-29-2017

Presented by Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers at Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm
Meghan and Chris will be at Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers from 5 - 8 p.m. to discuss their works. Meghan will be featuring a number of paintings that she completed during her time as a student at Northern Michigan University. Chris will display... [more+]
Meghan and Chris will be at Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers from 5 - 8 p.m. to discuss their works. Meghan will be featuring a number of paintings that she completed during her time as a student at Northern Michigan University. Chris will display custom jewelry he has created over the last year. Light refreshments will be served. Meghan is a 2017 graduate of NMU's Art and Design Program with a concentration in Painting. Chris is a goldsmith with over 16 years of experience. [less-]
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Art Stroll

06-29-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm
PARTICIPATING BUSINESS DIRECTORY  
WASHINGTON STREET
100 West Boomerang Retro and Relics Steven E. Hughes (Primary Hughes)
102 West (Harlow Bldg.) Sakra Lali Khalid, Nora Mae, Alexandra Kralova
118 West Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers
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PARTICIPATING BUSINESS DIRECTORY  
WASHINGTON STREET
100 West Boomerang Retro and Relics Steven E. Hughes (Primary Hughes)
102 West (Harlow Bldg.) Sakra Lali Khalid, Nora Mae, Alexandra Kralova
118 West Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers Megan Barrett, Chris Wattsson
125 West Panara Imports Beth Cox (Perronville Glass Works)
131 West The Gathered Earth Natasha Lantz (Cabin Girl)
135 West WOW Art Studios Joy Bender Hadley (Aurora ArtWorks), Christine Saari, Kex Exworthy and Laura Songer
137 West Donckers WOW Art Studios
147 West Salon Salon Laura Reber & Ashley Williams
149 West Art of Framing John French
153 West Eagle Mine Information Center Bethany Vaughn (Simple Beauty Photography)
219 West Revisions Design Studio Michele Dupras
521 West Beth Millner Jewelry Beth Millner
 
THIRD STREET
110 North Blackbird Kim Amthor
110 North Aurora Piercing Boutique LLC Michele Wilber
118 North Snowbound Books Kayo Miwa
412 North Inkwell Shawn Wolfman
500 North Schwalbach Kitchen Specialists Emma Jezek
517 North Café Bodega Cindy Wedig
525 North Zero Degrees Gallery Member Work- Blacksmithing Demo by Gordon Gearhart
617 North Lemons Studio by Daniele Carol Mark Rizzardi & Daniele Carol
1001 North White’s Party Store Renee Kirchenwitz-Moore
1007 North Flower Works LLC Susan Grant & Susan Roubal
1106 North Casa Calabria Karen J. Jilbert & Ron Morgan
1109 North New Age Tattoo & Body Piercing Justin Gahn & Company
 
FRONT STREET
230 North Landmark Inn Steve Brimm Photography
201 South Forsberg’s A New Leaf Judy Parlato
214 South Profiles Hair Design Renee Michaud (Nook & Cranny)
 
SPRING STREET
114 West Ore Dock Brewing Company Ryan Stephens Photography
BARAGA AVENUE
123 West Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum Amelia Richards
129 West (Suite E) Ann Russ Ceramics Ann Russ, Catherine Benda
130 West Garden Bouquet and Design Mavis Farr (Sparkle Garden), Leah Brett, Chelsea Stafford, Kristianna Harris Pfaffle
136 West Spruce Jackie Gallagher, Libby Buchler (Wooly Mama)
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Ed Potter Chef Dinner

06-29-2017

Presented by DIGS Gastropub at DIGS Gastropub, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 5:30 pm
DIGS is kicking off their Chef Dinner events with their very own Sous Chef, Ed Potter. Tickets available online, or can be purchased at DIGS Gastropub. Ed's portfolio is vast in resturant experience including, Vangos, Drummond lsland Conference... [more+]
DIGS is kicking off their Chef Dinner events with their very own Sous Chef, Ed Potter. Tickets available online, or can be purchased at DIGS Gastropub. Ed's portfolio is vast in resturant experience including, Vangos, Drummond lsland Conference Center, as well as attending and teaching classes within Northern Michigan University's Hospitatlity Managment Program. He joined our team when were still the Doghouse, was with us through renovations, and helped create the menu you know enjoy here at DIGS! Now Ed get's the chance to showcase some items you wouldn't ususally see at our resturant. So thank you Ed for all your hard work, and to our wonderful customers please help us celebrate him and his culinary creativity. [less-]
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Marquette City Band Concert

06-29-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Commons, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Thu, Jun 29 @ 7:30 pm
The City of Marquette and the Marquette City Band have come together for the third annual Art Stroll. A part of Art Week, the City Band will be performing at the Marquette Commons at 7:30 p.m. This is a free concert which coincides with the... [more+]
The City of Marquette and the Marquette City Band have come together for the third annual Art Stroll. A part of Art Week, the City Band will be performing at the Marquette Commons at 7:30 p.m. This is a free concert which coincides with the City Band's regular 2017 Summer Schedule. For more information on the Marquette City Band, visit their website at https://marquettecityband.com [less-]
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Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival

06-30-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Marquette Arts & Culture Center, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 7:00 am
The City of Marquette announces the inaugural “Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival”. The festival will occur on Friday, June 30, 2017 from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. A special public reception and viewing will be held 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at the Iron Bay... [more+]
The City of Marquette announces the inaugural “Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival”. The festival will occur on Friday, June 30, 2017 from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. A special public reception and viewing will be held 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. at the Iron Bay Restaurant and Drinkery.  $2,000 in prizes will be awarded. Including, Best of Show, First Place, Second Place, Honorable Mentions and People’s Choice. Plein Aire means to paint outdoors or in “open air”.  Artists may paint at any Marquette outdoor location from Founder’s Landing to Presque Isle Park, along the shore or in town. Paintings must illustrate or be inspired by real-life scenes and will be considered finished when returned for judging. Fresh Coast Plein Aire Painting Festival is presented by Travel Marquette. Additional sponsors include Iron Bay Restaurant and Drinkery, Beth Millner Jewelry, Zero Degrees Gallery, Marquette Downtown Development Authority, Lake Superior Art Association and Studio Gallery of Kathleen Conover and Yvonne Lemire. For more information please contact the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center at (906) 228-0472 or email [email protected]. The Festival is an official Art Week event. [less-]
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6th Annual Golf Outing Fireworks Fundraiser

06-30-2017

Presented by Ishpeming 4th of July Committee at Wawonowin Country Club, Champion
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 10:00 am
Help Ishpeming have a beautiful Fireworks Display! Play in the 6th Annual Ishpeming 4th of July Committee Golf Outing on June 30th at Wawonowin Country Club (3432 County Road 478, Champion). The four-person scramble will begin with a 10AM... [more+]
Help Ishpeming have a beautiful Fireworks Display! Play in the 6th Annual Ishpeming 4th of July Committee Golf Outing on June 30th at Wawonowin Country Club (3432 County Road 478, Champion). The four-person scramble will begin with a 10AM shotgun start, with special forward tees for women and seniors, as well as many games and special challenges on certain holes! $250 Hole in One prize at the 8th Hole! Sign up deadline is June 23rd. [less-]
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Peter Yarrow at Kaufman Auditorium

06-30-2017

Presented by Marquette Arts and Culture Center at Kaufman Auditorium, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm
  Hiawatha Music Cooperative and the City of Marquette announce folk music legend, Peter Yarrow, Friday June 30, 2017, 7PM at Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette.  This concert is made possible by a generous donation from John and Pauline... [more+]
  Hiawatha Music Cooperative and the City of Marquette announce folk music legend, Peter Yarrow, Friday June 30, 2017, 7PM at Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette.  This concert is made possible by a generous donation from John and Pauline Kiltinen. Peter Yarrow’s talents as a creative artist, both with legendary trio Peter, Paul & Mary and as a solo performer, are frequently directed at using music to convey a message of humanity and caring. His gift for songwriting has produced some of the most moving songs from Peter Paul and Mary, including “Puff the Magic Dragon, “Day is Done” and “Light One Candle”.  As member of the renowned musical trio, Yarrow has earned multiple gold and platinum albums, as well as numerous GRAMMY’s. Over the years, many issues have moved Peter to commit his time and talent; equal rights, peace, the environment, gender quality, homelessness, hospice care, and education. All, have utilized his skills as both a performer and an organizer. Peter Yarrow is an official Art Week event. For more Art Week events go to Marquette’s new community calendar, www.Marquette365.com [less-]
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Steve Leaf & the Ex Pats with Sparrowtree

06-30-2017

Presented by Ore Dock Brewing Company at Ore Dock Brewing Company, Marquette
Upcoming Dates: Fri, Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm
Steve Leaf & the Ex Pats from Chicago, Illinois making waves with their new release "Go to the Pines." Featuring Sparrowtree from Marquette, MI.
Steve Leaf & the Ex Pats from Chicago, Illinois making waves with their new release "Go to the Pines." Featuring Sparrowtree from Marquette, MI. [less-]
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