Park concerts continue Tuesday
MARINETTE — The Concerts in the Park series continues with performances by Haley Grace Duo held at Stephenson Island, Tuesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.
Traveling science center arrives
STEPHENSON — The Menominee County Library Summer Reading Program continues Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. The library, S. 319 Railroad St., is open to the public and in addition to books offers resources to the public which includes Wi-Fi, public computers and scanners and patrons may borrow DVDs, audio books, magazines, download e-books, audio books and movies. Library cards are free to county residents with a small fee for those outside of Menominee County.
The Michigan Science Center’s traveling summer road show, “Science Rocks!,” an interactive sound experience for persons of all ages, will be in the Stephenson Township Hall next to the Menominee County Library on Railroad Street in Stephenson. For more information, persons may call the library, 906-753-6923, or visit
Help navigating tablets offered at center
MARINETTE — The Marinette Senior Center will hold an Apple iPAD Tablets Workshop at the center, 1603 Ludington St., July 24 and 26 from 9 a.m. to noon. Brian Hartnell will guide participants as they navigate the interface, take photos, store data in the cloud and work with the settings on the device. The program is designed to work with tablets using the Apple IOS operating system and attendees will need to bring their tablet, cord and manual. The cost of the class is $25 and advance registration is required as space is limited.
For more information, persons may call Brian Hartnell at 715-927-0444; the Senior Center at 715-732-1280 or visit  Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Women’s Giving Circle offer grants
MARINETTE —The Women’s Giving Circle (WGC), a committee of the M&M Area Community Foundation, which funds projects and programs that address issues directly impacting women and girls throughout Marinette and Menominee counties, is accepting grant applications online through July 31 at noon. WGC whose motto is, “Empowering the women of today to create a better tomorrow,” began in 2008 when an anonymous female donor made a gift to the Foundation to support women’s philanthropy and since then the group has awarded more than $52,000 to non-profits, schools, churches and government entities. Applications will be accepted at
For more information on becoming a member, persons may call the M&M Area Community Foundation at 906-864-3599 or visit the Women’s Giving Circle on Facebook.