Calendar

We try to make sure that events listed here are up to date, but all information shown is subject to change. If you or your organization has an event, please send an email to calendar@abc10up.com

Jun
18
Sun
National Youth Leadership Training @ Camp Hiawatha
Jun 18 @ 12:00 am – Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm

Start/end times: TBA
Event flier: http://bit.ly/2el7iPT
Registration? http://www.baylakesbsa.org/event/1886188
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/FF1hgiUTxDo

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Jun
21
Wed
U.P. Celebrity Golf Classic @ Marquette Golf Club
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – Jun 22 @ 9:00 pm

On June 21st and 22nd, Beacon House and the Mariucci Family Foundation invite you to this highly-acclaimed tournament, starting with the Jay Feely Celebrity Golf Clinic on Wednesday featuring PGA teaching professionals.

Wednesday June 21st – Jay Feely Celebrity Golf Clinic

Get the tips from some of the best PGA pro’s in the sport to bring your game up to par.

Short Game | Chipping
Mid Iron Game
Driving
Trouble Shots
Course Management

The day includes instruction from 10 PGA teaching pros, with small group breakout sessions, lunch on course, a friendly golf scramble in the afternoon, and prizes awarded by NFL kicker Jay Feely. Wednesday night is the famous ‘Match Party’, featuring our host Steve Mariucci and 36 celebrity friends. It’s the party of the year where you meet your celebrity golf match, and create memories for a lifetime.

Wednesday Evening – The Match Party

Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres
Welcome Celebrities
Celebrity Match-Up
Silent & Live Auction w/ Steve Mariucci & Jay Feely

Thursday morning is the big day, the kick off of the UP Celebrity Golf Classic.

Thursday June 22nd – UP Celebrity Golf Classic

The celebrity studded party continues with some of best personalities in sports, entertainment, and music.

Breakfast Buffet & Bloody Mary Bar
Celebrity Champagne Competition
Ping Pong Ball Drop for a set of Ping Clubs!
Greywalls / Heritage Courses Shotgun Start

Steve Mariucci will send you off, with a personal touch, to golf on two of the best courses in the state. You’ll enjoy the yoopers’ finest golf food-fare and beverages throughout the day, with entertainment and excitement near every hole.

The tournament concludes with our 19th Hole Party

Thursday Evening – 19th Hole Party

It’s the epicenter of the day’s delightful conclusion. With more wonderful food, desserts, cold beer, chilled wines and cocktails as the backdrop for the awards ceremony, Jay Feely and Steve Mariucci will present the Celebrity Classic Trophies.

Stories will be told, photos taken, numbers exchanged and autographs signed, and more great memories will have been made. In the end, your participation helps patients and families at Beacon House Don’t miss this classic event! Join us this June for the event of a lifetime!

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Jun
23
Fri
Minwaajimo: A Gathering of Creative Writers
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Welcome! You are invited! (Please click the going, interested, or not going button to accept or decline.)

Minwaajimo (Telling A Good Story): A Gathering of Creative Writers is free and open to the public, hosted by Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community College. This activity is supported by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (http://www.michiganbusiness.org/community/council-arts-cultural-affairs/) and the Copper Country Community Arts Center (http://www.coppercountryarts.com/).

Our keynote speaker, Kimberly M. Blaeser (UWM Professor, Anishinaabe Poet, and 2015-2016 Wisconsin Poet Laureate) will present on “Humor and Disobediance in Writing.”

This event also features Michigan authors: Chat Faries, Denise Sweet, Janeen Pergein Rastall, Joseph Heywood, Rebecca Frost, Russell Thorburn, and Sally Brunk.

Other events include a public open mic; genre-specific workshops; book sales and signing; author Q and A; food and mingling; Ojibwa culture; and tours of MI collections.

Browse the postings for more info about the authors, events, and times. Click the going or interested button to follow the event and to get updates.

Or for more information, call 906-524-8307 or email Jesse Koenig at jkoenig@kbocc.edu.

Our sponsor websites:
Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs – http://www.michiganbusiness.org/community/council-arts-cultural-affairs/#council-and-staff
Copper Country Community Arts Center – http://www.coppercountryarts.com/

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2017 Marquette Trails Festival
Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us in celebration of Marquette’s trails June 23rd – 25th, 2017. This event will be a fun weekend for all non-motorized trail users; featuring mountain bike races, trail running races, and socials.
Whether you bike, run, or hike; come out, have a good time, and help raise funds for your community trails. All proceeds from this event go to the NTN singletrack trailbuilding.

Jun
24
Sat
2017 Marquette Trails Festival
Jun 24 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 pm

Join us in celebration of Marquette’s trails June 23rd – 25th, 2017. This event will be a fun weekend for all non-motorized trail users; featuring mountain bike races, trail running races, and socials.
Whether you bike, run, or hike; come out, have a good time, and help raise funds for your community trails. All proceeds from this event go to the NTN singletrack trailbuilding.

Rock Run Creek clean up project @ Allen Kauffman Park
Jun 24 @ 7:30 am – 6:30 pm

This will be a clean up effort for the Rock Run Creek between Cottage ave. and 1st st. Lunch will be provided by Tony’s, Venturi pizza, and drinks from The Electric Brew. There will be a pancake benefit with a suggested donation of $5.00. WE ARE LOOKING FOR ALL THE VOLUNTEERS WE CAN FIND.

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Accelerate UP June CASH MOB!
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Anyone can be a part of Accelerate UP’s ‘Cash Mobbing’ experience!
Here’s how it goes:
1. Show up at the Spring Street Parking Lot (Look for the Green Balloons & Cash Mob sign!) shortly before 11am on Saturday 6/24
2. At 11am sharp the ‘Secret Business’ will be revealed to attendees
3. The Mob gathers to follow the secret map to the surprise a business at 11am with $20 in hand, ‘Mobbing’ them with cash!
4. Walk out with a smile, knowing you support small business!
Questions? Contact Alex at (906) 250-9182, email alex@accelerateup.com, or send us a message!

Movement & Dance for Parkinson’s
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Movement and Dancing for Parkinson’s class.  This class is a joint effort of Lake Superior Hospice and Dance Zone, designed to help relieve some of the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.  Dancing and movement to music can improve gait, decrease tremor and increase general quality of life.  Tuesdays and Fridays, 2-3:15 PM; Saturdays, 1-2:15 PM.  At Dance Zone, 1113 Lincoln Avenue (at College).  Caregivers, family and friends are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Open to the public.  Absolutely no dance experience is needed.  Free.  236-1457.
Please Note:  Most of the dance movements can be done from a seated position.

U.P. Football All-Star Game
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 11:59 pm

The 10th annual U.P. Football All-Star Game will showcase U.P. high school football and give the fans an opportunity to enjoy a competitive game between the U.P.’s best graduating seniors. The U.P. Football All-Star Game will provide a positive environment for all who participate and allow the players and coaches to experience the excitement and camaraderie involved with an All-Star event.

Go Kart Racing
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Come out and watch some go kart racing for free!  We race multiple classes providing the ability for anyone 5 years or older to be able to race and have fun.  Ever been interested in trying it out to see if you may want to get involved in go kart racing?  After the races you may buy a pit pass to cover the insurance and try out a go kart before you commit and buy a kart.  What a better way to check it out?  Don’t worry we know once you try it you’ll fall in love!