Upcoming Events


Yooper Talk and The Roots of Upper Peninsula English

April 17, 2018, 6:30pm

Michigan Technological University West Michigan Alumni Spring Dinner, Egypt Valley Country Club

7333 Knapp Avenue NE, Ada, Michigan

Reservations required: MTU West Michigan Alumni and Friends


Book Talk and Signing

April 28, 2018, 5pm

Book Nook and Java Shop

8744 Ferry Street, Montague, Michigan

(231) 894-5333

Free and open to the public


What it Means to Sound like a “Yooper”: The Roots of Upper Peninsula English

May 1, 2018, 9:00am

Hope Academy of Senior Professionals

Haworth Center, Hope College, Holland, Michigan

(616) 395-7919

Closed event: HASP Members

Yooper Talk and What it Means to be a Yooper

June 14, 2018, Time TBA

Hart Area Public Library

415 South State Street, Hart, Michigan

(231) 873-4476


Mining the Roots of Yooper Talk

August 1, 2018, 1pm

Michigan History Center and Iron Industry Museum

73 Forge Road, Negaunee, Michigan

(906) 475-7857