Community Calendar for 7/24/17 to 7/31/17
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry July 26th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & July 28th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry July 24th & July 31st 11am-1pm (Mon.), July 26th 4-6pm (Wed.) & Every 3rd Sat. 10am-Noon, 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Hodag Water Shows Thru August 20th (Sun. & Wed.) 7pm Hodag Park, Boom Lake, 1103 Thayer St., Rhinelander. HWS performs a show that features acts such as ballet, jump, swivel skiing, trick skiing, barefooting, doubles, trios, wakeboarding, and pyramid. Members range in age from 6 to almost 50 and some of the members have been with the team for more than 30 years. Concessions such as hot dogs, walking tacos, nachos, cotton candy, chips, beverages and many other snacks are available at each show. For more information, go to www.hodagwatershows.com.
Shawano City-County Library Scholastic Book Fair July 24th-29th Open during regular library hours, Shawano Library, 128 S. Sawyer St., Shawano. Please call 715-526-3829 for more information, or go to www.shawanolibrary.org.
Teen Anime Night July 24th 5-7pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Check out some of the biggest shows on our big screen and enjoy complimentary snacks! For ages 13 and up. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Music in the Park July 24th Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6:30pm. City Park West, 700 block of Aurora St., Antigo. Bring your lawn chairs & listen to the Music in the Park! Join us tonight for music by the Elvis Tribute & Hayek Family (Classic Rock). Pie & custard will be available to purchase at 5:30 pm from the Antigo Garden Club.
Monday Night Women’s Road Bike Ride July 24th & July 31st 5:30pm Langlade Hospital, 112 E. 5th Ave., Antigo. The Women’s ride meets every Monday evening at 5:30pm at the Langlade Hospital parking lot off Hwy F. Everyone is welcome. The rides take place through August 28th. For more information, please contact Mary Jo at email@example.com.
Lake Lucerne Water Shows Thru Aug. (Mon. & Wed. in July) 6:30pm Water’s Edge Lodge, 4140 County Rd W, Crandon. Free water show. For more information, please call 715-478-1224.
Snowshoe Baseball Thru August 28th (Every Mon.) 7-10pm Held at Snowshoe Park, Highway 47 & Choate Blvd., Lake Tomahawk. Enjoy baseball played wearing snowshoes. No admission. Concession stand opens at 5:30 pm. For more information, please call 715-277-2554 or go to www.laketomahawkwi.org.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors July 25th & July 27th (Every Tues. & Thur.) 9-11am Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Come and enjoy some coffee and conversation with others. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Tuesday Morning Road Bike Ride July 25th 9am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo. This bike group meets every Tuesday morning. Meet at Antigo Public Library parking lot. Please call Joe at 715-623-5372 for more information.
Maker Fun Factory July 25th-July 27th 9am-Noon Risen Savior Lutheran Church, 13825 Hwy. 32, Mountain. All children 4-12 years old are invited. Bring your friends! No cost. Sign your child up online at www.TrinityRisenSavior.com or call 715-473-5633.
Library Book Buddies July 25th (Every Tues. in June & July) 9:30am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Kids get their chance to read to adults, older kids, and sometimes even dogs in this weekly meetup. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Magician Robbie Johnson July 25th 11:15am-Noon Birnamwood Public Library, 337 Main St., Birnamwood. Be prepared to be amazed. Everyone is welcome. For more information, please call the library at 715-449-3120.
Library Gaming Club July 25th 3:30-4pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Come and play games! Multiplayer video games and board games both classic and modern. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Tae Kwan Do-Traditional Chung Hon Martial Arts July 25th & July 27th (Every Tues. & Thur.) 6:30-8pm Elks Lodge, 622 Clermont St., Antigo. Held on the third floor of the Elk’s Lodge. Open to Anyone 7 years old and up. For more information, please call 715-623-4429.
Langlade County Fair July 26th – 30th Langlade Co. Fairgrounds, 1633 Neva Rd., Antigo. Bring your family & enjoy a day of quality family time. Stroll through over 5000 4-H exhibits, watch one of the many animal shows, witness fabulous entertainment on the two free stages, & strolling entertainers on the midway. There are two buildings full of vendors showcasing their services & products along with plenty of food & drinks to enjoy. Over 30 rides for young & old, sprint car racing, demo derby & tractor pulls too. For more information, visit langladecountyfair.com.
Lincoln County 4-H Fair July 26th – 30th At the Merrill Festival Grounds, E. 6th St., Merrill. Here is the time to come out & see what the children of Lincoln County have grown. Anything from animals to food to flowers to much more. Plus, you will be able to enjoy the rides, games & food.
Blood Pressure Clinic July 26th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Immunization Clinic July 26th 9am-4pm Langlade County Health Department, 1225 Langlade Road, Antigo. The immunization clinic is available to provide childhood immunizations & adult vaccinations. The vaccinations are FREE to children 2 months – 18 years of age if you have Medical Assistance or no insurance. Adult vaccinations are available some with a minimal fee or FREE if you have MC or MA. Contact the Health Department at 715-627-6250 for more information or to see if you are in need of any vaccinations.
Library Story Time July 26th 10:30-11:30am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Stories, crafts, and other fun activities aimed at preschoolers. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Free Summer Yoga Classes July 26th Noon-12:45pm Heinzen Peaceful Valley Pavilion, 420 Field Street, Antigo. Beginner/Intermediate Yoga for all levels of experience. Take a break from your busy day to stretch, strengthen and develop focus using yoga postures and breathing techniques. Offered by Carrie Kubacki, 200 Hour Certified Vinyasa Yoga Instructor and 200 Hour Certified Viniyoga Instructor, Yoga Alliance Registered. Please bring: Yoga mat, blocks, blanket, water. Wear comfortable clothing. A limited number of yoga supplies will be available. All participants will need to complete intake and waiver forms at their first class. For more information contact Carrie Kubacki at firstname.lastname@example.org or (715) 482-8896.
United Church of Christ Men’s Club Dinner July 26th 4-7pm The Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr St., Elcho. “Rib Eye Steak Dinner”, potatoes au gratin, green beans, salad bar, dessert and coffee! Bar opens at 4 pm, serving food at 5! Cost is $16.00. For more information, please call 715-275-3134 or 715-216-1344.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride July 26th 5:15pm Langlade County Courthouse, 800 Clermont St., Antigo. The road biking group meets every Wednesday evening at 5:15pm at the Langlade County Courthouse. Bike along as often as you like. For more information, please call Brady at 715-623-3036.
Music on the River July 26th 6-8pm Veterans Memorial Park, Tomahawk. Music on the River presents Hand Picked Bluegrass at Veterans Memorial Park, Tomahawk. This is the 6th concert in the concert series.
Merrill City Band Concert July 26th 7-9pm Normal Park, 500 N Center Ave., Merrill. Merrill City Band will be performing at Normal Park. Theme for the concert is “Taking The World By Storm”.
Play & Learn – REGI Raptor Educational Group Field Trip July 27th 9:30 am Raptor Education Group Inc, N2160 Rollwood Rd., Antigo. Play & Learn is a weekly play group program for parents, caregivers and children from birth to age 5. Staff will provide a parent lesson, an activity for parents and children to do together. The activity will build skills for school readiness and milestone achievement. Quarterly Ages and Stages questionnaires are made available to parents and caregivers to assist families in helping their children to reach age based development milestones. Join the conversation on Facebook – Northwoods Family Resource Centers http://www.facebook.com/NorthwoodsFRCN. For more information, please call 715-627-1414.
Senior Center Trip to Tommie O’s Playhouse July 27th 11:45am bus loads at The Refuge, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo to go to Tommie O’s Playhouse in Hazelhurst to see Tommie O’s Fabulous 50’s. A 2pm show. After the show, we will be going to Paul Bunyan’s Restaurant in Minocqua for chicken & beef family style dinner. They will also have gluten free meals. The price of the trip is $60. For more information, please call the Senior Center at 715-627-6632 or stop by at 1225 Langlade Road.
Card Playing Program July 27th (Every Thurs.) 1-4pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Have you been looking for someone to play cards with? Here is your chance to meet others and share your love for cards. The games being played are canasta, sheepshead & pinochle. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
LAMBA Thursday Night Mountain Bike Ride July 27th 5pm Hwy 64 Mountain Bike Trail Head, White Lake. LAMBA will be hosting every other Thursday night mountain bike rides starting June 1st thru August 24. The ride will start at 5pm at the trailhead on highway 64. If it rains it is cancelled. Other dates are as follows: August 10, 24. For more information, please call Jeremy Stensberg at 715-216-3559.
Thursday Evening Power Stretch July 27th 5:15-6:15pm Heinzen Peaceful Valley Pavilion, 420 Field St., Antigo. Intermediate/Advanced Yoga for individuals with at least six months of yoga experience. End your day with a yoga practice to strengthen and stretch the body, release stress and relax into your evening. More challenging postures and flow will be offered. Offered by Carrie Kubacki, 200 Hour Certified Vinyasa Yoga Instructor and 200 Hour Certified Viniyoga Instructor, Yoga Alliance Registered. Please bring: Yoga mat, blocks, blanket, water. Wear comfortable clothing. A limited number of yoga supplies will be available. All participants will need to complete intake and waiver forms at their first class. For more information contact Carrie Kubacki at email@example.com or (715) 482-8896.
Cruisin’ with Culvers Classic Car Show July 27th 6-8pm Culver’s, 2105 Neva Road, Antigo. Bring your classic or custom car to the Culver’s of Antigo parking lot, or come out to see other’s vehicles. For more information, please call 715-627-4700.
The Stone Soup Brothers Gospel Music July 27th 6-8pm New Horizons United Methodist Church, 400 E. Front St., Wittenberg. Free admission.
Pride at the Pump July 28th Marty’s Shell Service, 738 Superior St., Antigo. 2 cents from every gallon sold at Marty’s Shell Service goes to the Unified School District of Antigo PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports) initiative. All pumps, all day. For more information, please call Tina Ver Hagen at 715-627-4355, ext. 1228.
Northwood’s Summer Art Tour July 28th-30th 10am-5pm Northwood’s Galleries & Studios. More than 30 of Northern Wisconsin’s finest artists will open the doors of their studios and galleries giving a unique behind the scenes opportunity to witness the creative process in the natural settings which provide their inspiration. The self-guided tour winds through some of the prettiest back roads and byways in Vilas, Oneida, Iron, Langlade and Lincoln Counties. Art lovers will not only meet painters, potters, photographers, furniture makers, wood carvers, jewelers, glass and fiber artists face to face on their journey, but also enjoy the process of discovery and potential for unexpected delight. Color brochures & maps are available at local businesses, area galleries & chambers of commerce. For more information please contact Arlene Bozicnik at 715-385-3334 or go to www.northwoodsarttour.com.
27th Annual Polish Heritage Days July 28th-30th Armstrong Creek Town Park, Armstrong Creek. On Friday, there will be beer soda & Polish food served, Cynor Brothers polka band will be playing from 7-11pm and the crowning of the King & Queen will be at 9pm. Admission is $3. On Saturday, there will be a Polish Mass at 11am at St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Church, a parade at noon, games, craft booths, silent auction, car show & petting zoo. There will be music from Chad Przybylski from 1-6pm and dance to the music of The New Generation form 6-11pm. Polish food will include, Polska Kielbasa, sauerkraut, Pierogi, Golabki (cabbage rolls), & Polish sweets. Admission is $5. Then on Sunday, July 30th there will be a 4K Walk/Run with registration at 7:30am. The entry fee is $10.
Music & Dancing with the Gateway Squares July 28th 2-4pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Road, Antigo. Many different types of music will be played. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Antigo Farmer’s Market July 29th 8am-Noon Heinzen Pavilion, 603 6th Avenue, Antigo. All produce is locally grown by the vendor who sells them. Shopping at the Antigo Farmer’s Market is a great way to get local, in season food, and make connections with the people that grew it.
AquaRama Run July 29th 8-10am Torpy Park, D Street, Minocqua. A 5K and 1/2 Mile Kids Fun Run sponsored by the Minocqua Lions Club (registration at the American Legion Hall). Medals awarded to first 3 finishers in all divisions and overall male and female winners. For more information, go to www.minoqua.org.
Golf Around the World with the Homme Home Foundation, Inc. July 29th Registration 8:30-9:30am, Tee time 10am. Indianhead Golf Course, 966 Indianhead Dr., Mosinee. Individual golfer price $100, Team price $400. Golfers will receive 18 holes of golf with cart, 1 entry to our $1,500 trip raffle prize, lunch & dinner. There will also be a silent auction, themed hole events, raffle drawings & a cash prize. Call Homme Foundation at 715-253-2125 to register, or sign up at www.homme.org.
Kentuck Klassic Car Show July 29th 9am-3pm 302 S Lake Ave., Crandon. Car show held in conjunction with Kentuck Day Festival, a celebration of the area’s early settlers. For more information, please call 715-478-3450.
Kentuck Day Festival July 29th 10am-4pm Forest County Courthouse Square, 200 S Lake Avenue, Crandon. Celebration of the area’s early settlers from Kentucky. Artist & crafter booths, downtown merchant sidewalk sales, specialty foods, bluegrass music, kid’s games, & car show. For more information, please call 715-478-3450.
Wisconsin Remembers Exhibit July 29th 10am-4pm American Legion Forest Post 94, 110 W. Madison St., Crandon. Wisconsin Remembers Exhibit puts a face to every Wisconsin name listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. This exhibit is free.
7th Annual Wienerfest North July 29th 11am-7pm Lakewood Pavilion, North Rd., Lakewood. All Profits benefiting Troops & Veterans. Honor Guard presenting colors at Noon. Meat raffles Noon-4pm. Happy Schnapps Combo 4-7pm. Miller Team providing contests for the Adults. Food & Beverages. Try some of Meatski’s famous wieners. Entertainment for the kids. Please come rain or shine and help support our Troops & Veterans! For more information, please call Sandy Larson at 715-276-2582.
13th Annual Lac du Flambeau Lions Brewfest July 29th 1-5pm Torpy Park, US Highway 51 N, Minocqua. Situated on beautiful Lake Minocqua and historic Torpy Park pavilion. Sample crafts, specialty and micro-brewery beers. Enjoy live music, purchase merchandise and cash raffle tickets. You have to have the Lion’s Famous Brats, Hot Dogs and burgers. Ages 21 and over admitted with ticket. Designated drivers and children admitted free. All proceeds go to Lions Eye Bank, Lions Camp and numerous local charities. For more information, please call 715-588-3413 or go to lacduflambeaubrewfest.com.
Grapple On The Gridiron July 29th 1-3pm check-in, 3:30 pre-wrestling announcements, 4pm wrestling starts. Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School football field, 400 W. Grand Ave., Wittenberg. A Charger Wrestling fundraiser. A round robin tournament event for ages 5 to Old Timers. Register at trackwrestling.com. Teams welcome. A family fun event with entertainment, photo booth, cheese curds, concessions, ice cream, root beer floats and raffles. Admission is $5 for adults or $3 with food pantry donation, $2 K-12, 4 & under free. No carry-ins, no pets, no overnight camping. Lawn chairs & shade tents welcome. Money raised will enhance Charger wrestling, award scholarships & provide upgrades to benefit our student athletes & their community. If you have any questions, please call Duane at 715-571-3567.
Antigo Gateway Squares – Square Dance Club July 29th 3-4pm Langlade County Fairgrounds, Midway Music Tent, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. Dancers range in age from 10 to 70+ with couples, singles, & youth. The club is very active and fun. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128.
Antigo Gateway Squares – Square Dance Club July 29th 6-8:30pm Antigo United Methodist Church, 2034 West Fifth Ave., Antigo. Dancers range in age from 10 to 70+ with couples, singles, & youth. The club is very active and fun. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128.
Mike Mangione & The Kin July 29th 8pm Three Lakes Center for the Arts, 1760 Superior St., Three Lakes. Mike Mangione & The Kin is a touring group that combines a folk-rock sound with an orchestrated string section, soulful vocals and literate sensibility. They average 100+ dates yearly and have toured as far as Asia, Europe, and Canada. Tickets are $20, under 12 $5. Please call Paul at 715-649-3359 for more information.
Mielke Arts Center 49th Arts & Crafts Fair July 30th 10am-4pm Mielke Arts Center, N5649 N. Airport Rd., Shawano. Crafters and artists display and sell their work. For more information, please call Cheryl at 715-745-6222 or 715-526-2525 or go to www.shawanoarts.com
Sunday Night Kickball in Mattoon July 30th 6pm (weather permitting) Mattoon Upper Ball Diamond (next to Mattoon Elementary), Mattoon. All are welcome. Just show up ready to play. For questions, please contact Zak Kickhaver at 715-903-0069 or Quinn Novy at 715-216-2792.
Pickerel-Pearson Business Association Golf Outing July 31st Quig’s Maplewood Golf Course, N9240 Hwy. 55, Pickerel. Come out to the golf course for a day of fun with the Pickerel-Pearson Business Association members. For more information, go to pickerel-pearson.com.
MegaJenga Tournament July 31st 3-7pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. It’s MEGAJENGA! You’ve (probably?) never seen Jenga played with blocks this size. Now’s your chance to build a truly awesome tower and see some truly awesome wreckage. Kids (12 and under) – tournament starts at 3; Teens (13-18) – tournament starts at 5. The winner of each group will receive a set of Regular-Sized Jenga to take home! For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Music in the Park July 31st Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6:30pm. City Park West, 700 block of Aurora St., Antigo. Bring your lawn chairs & listen to the Music in the Park! Join us tonight for music by Sliden’ On Ice (Variety). Pie & custard will be available to purchase at 5:30 pm from St. Wencel’s Catholic Church.
Auditions for Antigo Amateur Talent Night August 1st Registration at 4:30pm, Auditions at 5pm Volm Theater, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. These auditions are held, first come, first serve. We would like to showcase a wide variety of talents such as juggling, comedy, prose, music (no bands), dance, magic, short skits & ventriloquism. So dust off your tap shoes, tune your guitar or rehearse your lines and show us what you’ve got! Call Moira Scupien at 715-350-1683 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for audition guidelines and information.
St. Wenceslaus Parish Summer Salad Luncheon August 2nd 11am-1pm St. Wencel Parish Hall, N5340 Church Rd., Neva. Serving barbecues, salads, casseroles, desserts, coffee or milk. $6 for adults, $4 for children 4-12, children 3 & under are free. The hall is handicap accessible. An elevator is available on the north side of the church front entrance. Everyone is welcome!
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting July 25th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Hotel/Motel Commission Meeting July 26th 8:30am City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting July 26th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Public Works Committee Meeting July 26th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison S., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group July 24th & July 31st 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.
AA Support Group (Open) July 27th & July 29th 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 July 28th 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting July 24th & July 31st 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous July 24th & July 31st 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings July 25th 6:45am Langlade County Board Room, Safety Building 840 Clermont St., Antigo & 5:30pm United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group Chapter #950 July 25th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group July 27th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
Alzheimer’s Support Group July 27th 1:30-3pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. This Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support group will meet the 4th Thursday of each month. Kathy Boksa is the group’s facilitator. The meeting is open to all area families & caregivers. There is no charge. For more information, please call Kathy at 715-350-4210.
HALOS-Helping Another grieve a Loved One’s Suicide July 27th 6:30-9pm NTC Antigo Campus-Wood Technology Center, 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. We are a new support group for anyone who has felt the devastating effects of a friend’s or loved one’s suicide. Meetings to be held the fourth Thursday each month in Room WT119 of the Wood Technology Center at NTC Antigo Campus. For more information, contact Tara at 715-219-5958.