Upper Peninsula Section Centennial Dinner

When:  Oct 10, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (ET)
Associated with  Upper Peninsula SME Section

Please join the Upper Peninsula SME Section in celebrating our 100th year!

We will be hosting a dinner and presentation the evening before our Annual Fall Conference at the Holiday Inn, Marquette.  There will also be a silent auction with proceeds going to the Mine Fund, which provides scholarship awards to SME Student Members at Michigan Tech.

Social Hour: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Cash bar and hors d'oeuvres
Registration includes one drink ticket and soft drinks

Plated Dinner: 6:45 pm

Please select an option during registration and note any dietary restrictions in the “Special Needs” area.  If no option is noted, you will receive the chicken dish.
ChickenMarinated Chicken Breast – Boneless breast of chicken marinated in olive oil and fresh herbs, then grilled.
FishLake Superior Whitefish - Locally caught Whitefish Filet, seasoned with lemon pepper and seared on the grill

Presentation: 7:15 pm

"Building Blocks of Keweenaw Copper Mining: Steam Engines, Immigrants, and Mining Engineers" by Larry Lankton

Silent Auction:

The silent auction will run the entire evening and through the Fall Conference on Thursday.  If you will not be attending the conference the next day, please make sure to leave your contact information so we may award you any items you win.  The auction will end after lunch on Thursday.


Holiday Inn Marquette
1951 US Highway 41 West
Marquette, MI 49855

Pricing Information

Registration Price
Spouse/Guest non-member $65.00
Member $65.00
SME Student Member $35.00
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Karla Kramer