NWTC to host Creative Mind exhibit

MARINETTE — The Creative Mind, a traveling exhibit that celebrates the contributions of African Americans to medicine, mathematics, engineering and all branches of science, will be showcased at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC), 1601 University Drive, from Wednesday through Nov. 15. 

This traveling exhibit will be on display near the Student Event Center. Members of the public are welcome to come to campus to see the display.

Quilter's announce November schedule 

MARINETTE — Our Savior's Lutheran quilter’s group will have the first November meeting of their regular fall schedule Thursday. The regular schedule will be the first and third Thursdays of each month. The group will meet at the church hall, 1600 University Drive, Marinette, at 8 a.m. Volunteers are welcome. The work will include jobs for a variety of talents, sewing and non-sewing. The finished quilts are donated to local charities and the Lutheran World Relief. Donations of material are welcome.

If people would like information about the schedule or to do sewing at home, they may call Our Savior’s Church office at 715-735-3101.

Presentation about heart disease offered

MARINETTE — Pioneer Presbyterian Church, 1947 Riverside Ave., will host doctor of nutrition Janet Fakhouri, who will do a presentation about the "Hidden Truth about Heart Disease" Thursday at 7 p.m. 

This event is open to the community. 

Fishing museum to hold meeting

MENOMINEE — The annual dinner meeting of the West Shore Fishing Museum and Bailey Property Preservation Association will be held at the Pullman House Saturday. This event is open to the public as well as BPPA members.

Darren Kramer will present a program on sturgeon in the bay and river and the sturgeon elevator in the Menominee River. Kramer is a DNR officer based in Escanaba.

The social hour will begin at 5 p.m. A chicken, ham and fish buffet dinner will be served at 6, followed by a brief business meeting and the program.

The cost is $20 per person. People are asked to make reservations by Wednesday by calling 715-923-9756 or emailing wsfmuseum@gmail.com.