Antigo Area Community Food Pantry May 4th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & May 6th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
“Artists’ Free Play: IV” – 9th Annual Juried Art Show Saturdays & Sundays, April 17th-May 8th 11am-3pm WOWSPACE, 114 Vinal Street, Wittenberg. Come and enjoy this eclectic gathering of artists’ work from photography to painting to textiles. For more information please call 715-253-3525 or go to www.wallsofwittenberg.com.
Boys & Girls Club Teen Night May 3rd & 5th 6-8pm Boys & Girls Club of Langlade Co., 411 Superior St., Antigo. For grades 6-12. Dinner at 5:30pm. Dodgeball, basketball, pool, music, computer time, video games & more. For more information, please call 715-627-1800 or go to www.bgclang.org.
Springbrook Clean-Up May 2nd 10am-Noon Meet at the 4th Avenue Dam Trail Head (located off of 4th Avenue; behind the County Store and Lakeside Grocery & Pharmacy). Come join your community in an effort to clean-up the area surrounding Springbrook. A FREE lunch will be provided at approximately 12:00pm for all participants. We will provide gloves, trash bags, and a limited supply of trash pickers. Please dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. Mud boots or waterproof boots are recommended. If you own a boat you may help by picking trash out of the lake basins (the boat may not have an engine which creates a wake). Registration is not required for this event. You can register and let us know to expect you at www.antigo-city.org/rec1.
Blood Drive May 2nd 11:30am-5pm Langlade Hospital – Conference Rooms 1 & 2, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital in conjunction with Blood Center of Northcentral Wisconsin holds a blood drive the first Monday of every month. No appointments required. For more information, please contact the Blood Center of Northcentral Wisconsin at 1-866-566-5900.
McCaslin Lioness Spring Fashion Show May 2nd 5pm Waubee Lodge, 18398 Waubee Park Lane., Lakewood. This event highlights the beautiful and fun fashions that can be found in the enchanted shops in Lakewood, including Northern Perks/Pickett Fences, Frame of Mind and Little Shoppe on the Hill. Tickets include a wonderful dinner at Waubee Lodge and door prizes. The McCaslin Lioness will offer great raffle prizes. For more information, please call Cyndi at 715-276-3476.
Tuesday Morning “Geezer” Rides May 3rd 10am-Noon Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo. Tuesday Morning “Geezer” Rides will begin on Tuesday May 3. Meet at the parking lot behind the Antigo Public Library and Dixie at 10 am. (We will eventually move the time up to 9 am.) We divide into groups going distances of 10 to 25 miles. For more information, please call 715-623-3724 or got to www.antigobikeandskiclub.com.
Healthy Living With Diabetes May 3rd 5-7:30pm Calvary Lutheran Church, 310 South Superior St., Antigo. This program is designed to help adults with Type II diabetes or pre-diabetes learn skills and increase their confidence in managing their diabetes. Healthy Living with Diabetes does not replace existing treatments, but rather complements the treatments a participant receives. Suggested Contribution is $10. Enrollment is limited. Please call to reserve a spot. To register call Jennifer at ADRC-CW at 1-888-486-9545. This program is offered in partnership with Langlade County Health Department and Aspirus Langlade Hospital.
Wednesday Evening Bike Rides May 4th 5:15-7pm Langlade County Safety Building, 840 Clermont Street, Antigo. Wednesday Evening Bike Rides have started. We will continue to meet at the court house parking lot at 5:15 pm. We divide up into groups going distances of approximately 20-50 miles. For more information go to www.antigobikeandskiclub.com or call 715-627-6411.
Dine Around Main Street May 5th 5-8:30pm Downtown (Main St.) Shawano. Dine around the Main Street restaurants. Food, entertainment and prizes. Raffle at 8:45 pm at Tom’s Tap. Tickets $15, available in advance at Shawano Country Chamber of Commerce, and ‘Til the Cows Come Home, Proceeds to benefit the Main Street Business District Facade improvement Project. For more information, please call 715-853-3775.
Wittenberg Area Rummage-O-Rama May 6th & 7th. Maps are available at Wittenberg area businesses. For more information, please call 715-881-2111.
Annual Drive Thru Fish/Shrimp Fry May 6th 4-8pm Mountain Ambulance Service, 14336 Hwy. 32, Mountain. Friends of Mountain Ambulance Service, (FOMAS) annual drive thru Fish/Shrimp fry at Mountain Ambulance Service, 14336 Hwy 32. First Friday of the month, starting on May 2nd. Other dates will be June 6th, July 4th, August 1st. 4pm to 8pm. Fish is Tilapia. Either meal includes cole slaw, rye bread and homemade chips. Also tartar sauce or shrimp sauce. Contact Cyndi Rzepka (715) 850-1433 or Mike Rzepka (715) 850-1422.
Creative Escape Mom and Child Paint Workshop May 6th 5:30-7:30pm Office Building, 311 Superior St., Antigo. Step by Step acrylic instruction on an 8×10 canvas. No experience necessary! Painting will begin at 5:30pm. Cost $40 (one adult + one child), $15 each additional child. Call Tami at 715-219-1559 or go to www.creativeescape.net for more details.
Outside Mullingar by Patrick Shanley Fri. & Sat., May 6th-8th,Thur.-Sun., May 12th-15th 7:30 pm, Sun. 2pm, Nicolet Area Technical College, 5364 College Drive, Rhinelander. Romance and delightfully off-kilter humor are wrapped with a bow as the author delivers a surprisingly poetic tale of tradition, family and love. Set in rural Ireland, the Muldoon and Reilly families are hotly disputing a sliver of land that has their very farms hanging in the balance. Admission is $9 for the general public; $7 students and seniors. For more information, please call 715-365-4410.
Shawano Bass Masters Spring Open Bass Fishing Tournament May 7th-8th 6:30am Huckleberry Harbor, Shawano Lake Channel, Shawano. For more information, please call 715-881-0113.
Hodag Water Show Rummage Sale Saturday, May 7th 8am-3pm Located in former Maurices building in Shopko Plaza, Lincoln St., Rhinelander. Please come and check out our Spring rummage sale fundraiser. The funds we’re able to raise will help cover the cost to purchase and maintain equipment, costumes, boats and our concessions.
Annual Colors of Cancer 5K Run & Walk May 7th Registration 8am Crandon International Off-Road Raceway, 10104 US Hwy. 8, Crandon. The Colors of Cancer is an untimed event where participants will be showered with colored powder at six stations along the course. This event honors our friends & neighbors who struggle to cross the finish line in their daily battles with cancer. The event caters to families and 5K enthusiasts alike. Prizes will be given out for best costumes at the race! Last year this event raised over $20,000 and had 500 participants. Register online at www.crandonpl.org/colors-of-cancer-5k-runwalk. For more information, please contact The Ties That Bind Us at 715-478-6342.
Red Arrow ATV Safety Training Class May 7-8th Townsend Town Hall, Hwy. 32, Townsend. To register please call 920-655-3098 or e-mail email@example.com
Community Kolor Run May 7th 10am-Noon Riverside Athletic Club, 500 South Center Avenue, Merrill. The Community Kolor Run for United Way is a five-kilometer or 2 mile, untimed race in which participants are doused from head to toe in different colors during the event. The fun continues after the runners & walkers complete the race with an unforgettable Finish Party. There will be a DJ & refreshments. Individuals $40, Families $60. Groups of 10 or more that register at the same time will be $30 each. Registration on Race Day: Individuals $50; Families $70; For more information, please call 715-536-2481
Fourth Annual Women’s Spring Fashion Show May 7th 1:30-3pm Jack Lamar Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. Fashions from local retailers will be on hand for your shopping pleasure. Complimentary wine, cheese & chocolates. The cost is $8.00. For more information, please call 715-219-1346 or go to www.elchocommunitypavilion.org.
A Truly Diamond Tribute! A Musical Tribute to Neil Diamond May 7th 5pm Waubee Lodge, 18398 Waubee Park Lane, Lakewood. Paul Evansen pays tribute to the great American Singer/ Songwriter Neil Diamond in a show that will have you singing along! Cash bar starts at 5pm, grand hors d’oeuvres buffet at 5:30pm with the show starting at 7pm. Admission is $45. Your ticket includes the buffet and show. Seating is in the round, so there are no bad seats! A limited number of seats are available so call early! For more information, please call 715-276-6091.
Elvis & Patsy Cline at North Star May 7th 7pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo. Doors open at 6pm. Featuring Garry Wesley & Elaine Grant Wesley in a tribute to Elvis Presley & Patsy Cline. Reserve your tickets now!. Please call 715-627-4325.
Mother’s Day Pancake Breakfast & Blood Drive May 8th 8am-12:30pm Lion’s Park, Bradley St., Gleason. Serving pancakes, sausage, eggs, cheese & beverages. Receive a voucher for a free meal with a donation of blood. To schedule an appointment please call Lori at 715-873-4817. Bring a photo I.D. Sponsored by the Gleason Area Lion’s Club.
Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast May 8th 8am-Noon Knights of Columbus Hall, 535 Center Street, Antigo. All you can eat buttermilk and potato pancakes. Also serving pork sausage, coffee, milk, and orange juice. For more information, please call 715-623-2189.
Monday Night Ladies Bike Ride May 9th 5:30-7:30pm Aspirus Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Want to ride bike with others? We may have a group for you! Please meet in the Hospital Parking Lot “F” at 5:30 p.m. This is located behind St Joseph’s Annex, east of Langlade Road. There will be up to three groups with a 10-12 mile route & a 20-25 mile route. A bike helmet is required. If you have questions, contact Mary Jo Filbrandt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 715-216-4005.
Economic Development Committee Meeting May 2nd 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting May 3rd 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting May 3rd Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
City Plan Commission Meeting May 3rd 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting May 9th 5:30pm, City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group May 2nd & May 9th 1:00pm-2:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Birthing Center, second floor of the hospital. Facilitator: RN/International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. For more information please call 715-623-9280. No fee.
Eating Disorders Support Group May 4th 6:00pm-7:00pm. Meets at AVAIL Center in Antigo. Please call 715-623-5177 for more information.
AA Support Group (Open) May 5th & 7th 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the new hospital. Thursdays & Saturdays.
Narcotics Anonymous May 6th 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting May 2nd & May 9th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous May 2nd & May 9th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings May 3rd 6:45am Langlade County Board Room, Safety Building 840 Clermont St., Antigo & 5:30pm United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.