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September 2013
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Sep 1st, 2013 (Sun)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The library is closed Sundays during June, July, and August.
Sep 2nd, 2013 (Mon)
  LIBRARY CLOSED
The Peter White Public Library will be closed for the day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, September 3, 2013.
Sep 3rd, 2013 (Tue)
  PWPL Book Group
Discussion of THE GREAT JOURNEY: AMERICANS IN PARIS, 1830-1900 by David McCullough at 7:00 pm in the Shiras Room. New readers are welcome. Call 226-4318 for more information. See poster.
Sep 5th, 2013 (Thu)
  Meet the Library Director
Meet Pam Christensen, Peter White Public Library Director, on the first Thursday of each month (except July) during a morning session from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. and evening session from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. in the PW Conference Room.
Sep 8th, 2013 (Sun)
  Big Water Community Sing
Casual jam session for folks of all ages to like to sing. Bring your copy of RISE UP SINGING or other music to share as a group. Song leader is Corinne Rockow from 3:30-5:30 pm in the Community Room. Call 226-4318 fo more information. See poster.
Sep 9th, 2013 (Mon)
  Afternoon Classics
ANATOMY OF A MURDER, a 1959 film starringJames Stewart, George C. Scott and Lee Remick at 1:30 pm in the Community Room See poster
Sep 11th, 2013 (Wed)
  J-TAB
Junior Teen Advisory Board is open to students in grades 6, 7, and 8 Monthly meetings on Wednesdays at 4:15 PM 2013 meeting dates: September 11, October 9, November 6, December 4 See poster.
Sep 11th, 2013 (Wed)
  Once Upon a Crime Book Club
A book group for mystery readers meets at 7:00 PM in the Dandelion Cottage Room on the main level. September selection is THE LAST KASHMIRI ROSE by Barbara Cleverly.
Sep 11th, 2013 (Wed)
  Back on Track
Personal Finance one-on-one session to get on track for a better future with Joan Vinette, MSU Extension Educator. Available every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month in the Conference Room (main floor) drop-in between 4:00 - 7:00 pm. See poster.
Sep 12th, 2013 (Thu)
  Fall Flicks
Bring your own supper and enjoy the feature film PROMISED LAND, starring Matt Damon and Hal Holbrook, in the Community Room at 5:30 pm. For more information, call 226-4318. See poster.
Sep 15th, 2013 (Sun)
  Traditional Music Jam
Join others who enjoy playing Acoustic Folk Music like The Carter Family, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger and Bob Dylan, 2:00-5:00 pm, Community Room, No admission charge. See poster.
Sep 15th, 2013 (Sun)
  Scrabble Sunday
Join other word game enthusiasts for a challenging and fun afternoon the popular board game, Scrabble. Held in conjunction with the Traditional Music Jam in the Community Room from 2:00-5:00 pm. See poster.
Sep 15th, 2013 (Sun)
  Author/Historian Loren Graham
Author of DEATH AT THE LIGHTHOUSE: A GRAND ISLAND RIDDLE relates the history behind the book. Begins at 2:00 pm in the Community Room, followed by a Q & A session, book sales and signing. For more information call 226-4318. See poster.
Sep 19th, 2013 (Thu)
  Film Club: Modern Classics
Watch a modern classic film, STAND AND DELIVER, starring James Olmos and Lou Diamond Phillips from the year 1988. Rated PG. 1:00 PM in the Community Room A.<;a href="../events/FilmSept.pdf"> See poster.
Sep 19th, 2013 (Thu)
  Fall Flicks
Bring your own supper and enjoy the feature film THE IMPOSSIBLE, starring Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts, in the Community Room at 5:30 pm. For more information, call 226-4318. See poster.
Sep 19th, 2013 (Thu)
  Readers Theater
Join in for a group reading of OEDIPUS REX by Sophocles. The group meets in the Shiras Room at 7:00 PM. No rehearsals - no memorizing.http://../events/ReadersFall.pdf";> See poster.
Sep 20th, 2013 (Fri)
  Cine Arts film
Peter White Public Library Community Room, CineArts Films, a series devoted to foreign and independent films, presents the movie “Intouchables.” 2011. Set in Paris, a quadriplegic millionaire hires an unemployed young African man as his caregiver which changes both their lives. Funny and moving. Based on a true story. In French with English subtitles. 112 minutes. Free admission. Call 226-4309 for more information.
Sep 23rd, 2013 (Mon)
  Navigating Health Care Reform
Panel discussion with representatives from Health Care Insurance, Taxes and Law to answer your questions on the Affordable Care Act to find the best plan for you. Begins at 7:00 pm in the Community Room. For more information call 226-4318. See poster.
Sep 24th, 2013 (Tue)
  Bluesday Tuesday
Blues jam session with other blues musician in the Community Room at 7:00 pm. Sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society and Carroll Paul Memorial Trust Fund of PWPL. See poster.
Sep 25th, 2013 (Wed)
  Back on Track
Personal Finance one-on-one session to get on track for a better future with Joan Vinette, MSU Extension Educator. Available every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month in the Conference Room (main floor) drop-in between 4:00 - 7:00 pm. See poster.
Sep 25th, 2013 (Wed)
  The Hunt for Communist Spies in America
Eight week course presented by Roger Magnuson, retired professor from McGill University . Begins at 6:30 pm in the Lions Room on Wesnesday evenings from September 25 to November 13. For more information call 226-4318. See poster.
Sep 25th, 2013 (Wed)
  Back on Track
Personal Finance one-on-one session to get on track for a better future with Joan Vinette, MSU Extension Educator. Available every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month in the Conference Room (main floor) drop-in between 4:00 - 7:00 pm. See poster.
Sep 25th, 2013 (Wed)
  Teen Advisory Board
TAB is open to all students in grades 9-12 Monthly meetings on Wednesdays at 4:15 PM 2013 meeting dates: September 25, October 23, November 20, December 11 See poster.
Sep 28th, 2013 (Sat)
  Saturday Morning ART
A story and art program for Grades K-4 meets in Youth Services at 11:00 am See poster. Call 226-4323 for more information.
Sep 28th, 2013 (Sat)
  Prime Time Family Reading Time
Family reading program in the community Room from 10:30 AM- Noon. Must be pre-registered by calling Prime Time Coordinator at 226-4318. See letter to parents and registration form. See poster.
Sep 29th, 2013 (Sun)
  Rosalie Riegle Author Visit
Riegle is The author of two books on the Catholic Worker movement, "Voices from the Catholic Worker" and "Dorothy Day: Portraits by Those Who Knew Her," and two new books, "Doing Time for Peace: Resistance, Family, and Community" and "Crossing the Line: Nonviolent Resisters Speak Out for Peace." Riegle cofounded two Catholic Worker houses in Saginaw, Michigan. 3:00 to 4;00 pm in the Shiras Room. Copies of Riegle’s new books will be available for sale and autographing. Free. All are welcome. For more information, call 226-4309 or go to www.pwpl.info.
Sep 29th, 2013 (Sun)
  Fun with Math
All school-age children are invited to enjoy "Fun with Math" on Sunday, September 29, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Peter White Public Library Community Room. The NMU Elementary Education Math Club will present fun and educational math activities including tessellations, tangrams, math bingo and a short math film. For more information call 226-4323