Community Calendar for 6/6/16 to 6/13/16
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry June 8th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & June 10th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry June 6th & 13th 11am-1pm (Mon.), June 8th 4-6pm (Wed.) & June 9th 11am-1pm (Thur.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
7th Annual Boys & Girls Club Sizzlin Summer Camp June 6th-August 19th Boys & Girls Club of Langlade County, 411 Superior St., Antigo. This eleven week youth development camp will keep your kids busy and having fun all summer. Every week, members can go on fun and exciting field trips. We provide age-appropriate programs in the arts, sports, fitness & recreation, character & leadership development, education & career development, and health & life skills. Camp fee includes your child’s annual membership, breakfast, lunch & afternoon snacks daily, weekly field trips, a camp t-shirt & sling bag, and youth professionals. For more information, please contact Dave Corcoran at 715-627-1389.
Blood Drive June 6th 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.
Music in the Park-Antigo June 6th 5:30-8pm City Park West, 230 Aurora Street, Antigo. Come and enjoy the Antigo Jazz Band & Honors Choir. A hot dog plate, pies & custard will be available from the Antigo music faculty. For more information, please call DeDe Cromer at 715-623-5133.
Monday Night Ladies Bike Ride June 6th 5:30-7:30pm Aspirus Langlade Hospital, 112 East 5th 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 3 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.
Tuesday Morning “Geezer” Rides June 7th 10am-Noon Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo. 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.
Guest Speaker Day at Langlade County Senior Center June 7th 1:30-2:30pm Langlade County Health & Services Building, 1225 Langlade Road, Antigo. We will be having a guest speaker from the Antigo Fire Department. They will be speaking on the duties of our first responders and maybe a bit on how you need to prepare when that special person is in need. For more information, please call Doug Curler at 715-623-2253.
Healthy Living With Diabetes June 7th 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.
Tuesday Night Running Club June 7th 5:15-6pm Aspirus Hospital, 112 East Fifth Ave., Antigo. Tuesday Run Club will be meeting every Tuesday at Health & Performance Center (Aspirus Hospital) at 5:15pm for a run. The running club is intended to be an opportunity to run with others. It is not a competitive event – just an opportunity to meet people that like to do the same thing as you – Get Outside & Run! We will run 3-4 miles. For more information, please call Jenny Renfro at 715-627-2613.
Car Seat Fitting Station June 8th 4-6pm Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison Street, Antigo.
Wednesday Evening Bike Rides June 8th 5:15-7pm Langlade County Safety Building, 840 Clermont Street, Antigo. We will continue to meet at the court house parking lot at 5:15pm. 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.
Let’s Celebrate Spring Luncheon June 9th 11am-1pm Antigo United Methodist Church, 2034 West Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Our Spring luncheon menu includes: “our famous chicken casserole,” assorted salads, bars, and beverages. The cost is $6. Cooking knives & gourmet cooking items will also be there for sale. For more information, please call Nancy Bugni at 715-623-7169.
Music in the Park-Antigo June 9th 5:30-8pm City Park West, 230 Aurora Street, Antigo. Come and enjoy Spot Light Polka. Pies, desserts & custard will be available from Cub Scout pack 643. For more information, please call DeDe Cromer at 715-623-5133.
Copperfest June 10th-12th 8am-11:30pm Ner Park, Corner of Madison & Arbutus, Oconto. Featured events: live music, horseshoe tournament, coed volleyball tournaments. Camel rides, pig races, giant parade, street market, kids’ inflatables, trout pond, fireworks, coronation of Miss Copperfest, special appearance by Miss Wisconsin, food & beverages & much more. Admission: Wristbands good for all weekend $3 adults & $1 for kids (17 & under & seniors 55 & over) Daily gate prices: Adults Friday $2, Saturday $3, Sunday $1 Kids & Seniors $1 Every day. For more information call 920-834-6254 or 920-835-2647.
Birdies and Bogeys Golf Outing June 10th Riverview Golf Course, W11817 Highland Rd., Antigo. Get your 4-person team together for a day of fun at Riverview Golf Course. The golf outing includes: hole-in-one prizes, door prizes, raffles & more! Your registration covers the green fees for all 18 holes, electric golf cart, dinner, special event prizes and door prizes. Visit antigochamber.com or call 715-623-4134 for more information. All golfers and skill levels are welcome.
Northwoods Paddlin’ Shootout June 10-12th 11am-6pm Fri., Noon-6pm Sat., Noon-4pm Sun. Sawbucks BBQ Restaurant, Hwy. 32, Townsend. The Shootout will feature 5 paddle sports races on a ½ mile closed course around 4 turns. Participants in kayak singles, pro kayak singles, kayak doubles, canoe doubles and paddleboard singles will challenge the course & each other during the 3 day event. Participants from around the Midwest will compete for cash prizes. Food, beverages & paddle sports exhibits will be available to the public. For more information, please call Chuck Collins at 715-757-2370.
Elcho UCC Men’s Club Friday Night Fish Fry June 10th 4-7pm Jack Lamar Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. “Fish Fry” (fried or broiled), fries, coleslaw, and custard for $10 per plate with other options available at additional cost. For more information, please call Warren Wagner at 715-275-3134.
Wisconsin River Pro Rodeo June 10th-12th 7pm at the Merrill Festival Grounds, 2001 E. 2nd St., Merrill. Events begin on Friday at 7pm, Saturday at 6:30pm & Sunday events start 1pm. Bareback riding, steer wrestling, tie down roping, saddle bronc riding, team roping, women’s barrel racing & America’s favorite…bull riding. Dances following the Fri. & Sat. performances. Advance tickets are available at the Merrill Chamber of Commerce. For more information, please call 800-569-2160, 715-536-9474 or go to www.wrpr.com.
Porterfield Country Music Festival June 11th-19th Green’s Green Acres Campground, N4247 River Dr., Marinette. (6 miles west of Marinette just off Hwy 64) Camping, concessions, & top Nashville recording stars. A 9 day event with entertainment nightly in the Don Williams Pavilion! Check online for ticket prices, camping available on grounds. For more information, please call 715-789-2130 or 715-789-2207.
The Rockin’ Tomahawk 5K Half-Marathon June 11th 6:30am Sara Park, Tomahawk. 8am- start time for Half Marathon. 9am – start time for 5K. Both races will start out at SARA Park, located on the beautiful Wisconsin River just off of downtown Tomahawk. You will run through historic downtown Tomahawk as well as along the shores of Lake Mohawksin & across the Wisconsin River. Award ceremony to follow races at 10:30am. For more information, please call the Tomahawk Chamber at 800-569-2160.
Antigo Farmers Market June 11th 8am-Noon Antigo Country Store Parking Lot, 711 Superior Street, Antigo. Get your fresh produce, prepared foods, flowers and many more treasures for you & your family.
Forest County-Wide Rummage Sale June 11th Flyers are available Forest County Chamber of Commerce member businesses.
19th Annual 2nd Weekend In June Car Show June 11th Registration 8am, Show 9am-3pm Downtown (Brown St.) Rhinelander. It draws over 125 vehicles & runs in conjunction with the “Art Fair on the Courthouse Lawn.” Free Admission. For more information, please call 715-362-7374.
30th Annual Art Fair on the Courthouse Lawn June 11th 9am-3pm Oneida County Courthouse, 1 S. Oneida Ave., Rhinelander. The event includes over 100 arts & crafts vendors, kid’s activities, plenty of food & entertainment. Free admission. Held rain or shine. For more information, please call 715-365-7464.
Tomahawk Annual Rummage Sale June 11th 9am Tomahawk. For more information please call the Tomahawk Leader at 715-453-2151.
Historic Downtown Shawano Jumpin’ June Jamboree & Car Show June 11th 9am-4pm Downtown (100-200 S. Main Street), Shawano. Enjoy historic downtown Shawano’s 12th Annual Jumpin’ June Jamboree and Car Show. South Main Street is closed to traffic. Vendors, musicians and food stands will line the street for this family friendly event. Kids will enjoy games and activities. For more information, please call 715-853-3775 or go to shawanodowntown.com.
Third Annual ATV/UTV Rally “Come Hell or High Water” Event June 11th 9am-6pm Jack Lamar Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. Trail rides, poker run, newest machines on display, food and drink all day. Breakfast is available. Brats, hamburgers, hot dogs, & beverages will also be available. Return by 4pm for drawings on raffle prizes and poker run. Run in co-operation with Langlade County ATV Clubs. For more information, please call Warren Wagner at 715-275-3134 or go to www.parrishhighlands.com.
Shawano County Historical Society Rhubarb Festival June 11th 10am-3pm Heritage Park, 524 N. Franklin Street, Shawano. 8th Annual event sponsored by the Shawano County Historical Society. Horse drawn wagon rides, rhubarb desserts, rhubarb lemonade, tour the seven museums including the 1871 Kast House; 1895 schoolhouse; reconstructed 1800’s log cabin; 1930’s limestone building; the “Oil House,” now an agricultural museum, Zachow Depot replica and a country church. For more information, please call 715-526-3323.
4th Annual Forest County ATV/LMT Snowmobile Fundraiser June 11th Wabeno Fairgrounds (Firefighter’s Park), 1800 Fairview Ave., Wabeno.
Wittenberg Community Days June 11th-12th 2-8pm Washington Park, Webb St., Wittenberg. The fun starts at 2pm on Saturday with Kid Again Inflatable Fun, various games & activities and a fireworks show at dusk. On Sunday, a non-denominational worship 9-10am, breakfast 10-11:30am, parade Noon, children’s games, Homme Home Strawberry Festival, hot air balloon rides and WOW Emerging Young Artist’s display.
Lake Lucerne Water Shows June 11th-Aug. (Wednesdays) 6:30pm Water’s Edge Lodge, Cty. W, Crandon. Free water show. For more information, please call 715-478-1224.
Emerging Talents III June 12th-July 3rd (Saturdays & Sundays) 11am-3pm WOWSPACE Gallery, 114 Vinal Street, Wittenberg. It is a showcase exhibit of Wittenberg-Birnamwood student artwork K-12. The show will begin on Sunday, June 12th with a reception for student artists, their families & community friends following the Wittenberg Community Days parade.
Breakfast on the Farm June 12th 8am-12:30pm Wild’s Dairy Farm, W10844 County Rd G, Antigo. Experience Langlade County Dairy Promotion Hospitality. Breakfast will include: scrambled eggs, sausages, pancakes with real, local maple syrup, cheesy hash browns, donuts, cheese, ice cream, milk, orange juice & coffee. $6 for adults, $3 Ages 6-12, Free Ages 5 & under. There will be several educational activities and fun activities including a kid’s tractor pull, petting zoo, games, candy drop, music & more. Fun for the entire family!
Antigo Garden Club Plant Sale June 12th 8am-12:30pm Wild’s Dairy Farm, W10844 County Hwy G, Antigo. Experienced master gardeners will be available for questions and discussion.
Youth Golf Camp June 13th-17th 9am-11am Nicolet Country Club, 5245 Fairway Ct, Laona. It is a great opportunity to try golf. For ages 8 to 12 years old. Free of charge. For more information, please call 715-674-4780.
Monday Night Ladies Bike Ride June 13th 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 and a 20-25 mile route. A bike helmet is required. If you have questions, contact Mary Jo Filbrandt at email@example.com or 715-216-4005.
Music in the Park-Antigo June 13th 5:30-8pm City Park West, 230 Aurora Street, Antigo. Come and enjoy Thrillbillies (bluegrass). Pizza, veggies, fruit, pie & custard will be available from Living Waters International. For more information, please call DeDe Cromer at 715-623-5133.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting June 6th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Economic Development Committee Meeting June 6th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting June 7th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting June 7th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Northwood’s Networking Group June 8th 11:45am-1pm Knights of Columbus, 535 Center St., Antigo. Northwood’s Networking Group’s mission is to provide support, education & networking opportunities for all aspects of business & industries. For more information, call Jamie at 920-980-0126.
City Council Meeting June 8th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Langlade County Humane Society Membership Meeting June 9th 6pm Langlade Co. Safety Building, 840 Clermont St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group June 6th & June 13th 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 June 8th 6:00pm-7:00pm. Meets at AVAIL Center in Antigo. Please call 715-623-5177 for more information.
AA Support Group (Open) June 9th & 11th 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 June 10th 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting June 6th & June 13th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous June 6th & June 13th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings June 7th 6:45am Langlade County Board Room, Safety Building 840 Clermont St., Antigo & 5:30pm United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
Compassionate Friends-Antigo Chapter June 8th 7pm Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. This is support group which is open to the public and assists families who have lost a child. Meetings are held monthly on the 2nd Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at Langlade Hospital/Conference Room 1021 (behind the chapel). For more information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group June 9th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.