Antigo Area Community Food Pantry November 8th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & November 10th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry November 6th & November 13th 11am-1pm (Mon.), November 8th 4-6pm (Wed.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors November 7th & November 9th (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.
Boys & Girls Club Teen Night November 7th & November 9th (Tues. & Thurs.) 6-8pm Boys & Girls Club of Langlade Co., 411 Superior St., Antigo. For grades 6-12. Video games, basketball, pool, music, computer time, dodgeball & more. For more information, please call 715-627-1800 or go to www.bgclang.org.
Social Security: Key Concepts & Sophisticated Strategies to Maximize Benefits November 7th 6-7:30pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo. In partnership with Franklin Templeton Investments, this presentation will educate you on the many decisions involved in claiming Social Security, as well as their consequences, and provide strategies to maximize the benefits received. For more information, contact Katie Helmstadter at 715-623-7584 or email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tae Kwan Do-Traditional Chung Hon Martial Arts November 7th & November 9th (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.
Film Screening: Chasing Coral November 7th 6:30-8pm Nicolet College Theatre, 5364 College Drive, Rhinelander. A Netflix original documentary; winner of Sundance Film Festival Best Documentary. Post-screening conversation with Dr. David Barnhill. Our Changing World is a free public series on contemporary issues and the challenges facing us. It’s an opportunity for people to come together and examine different aspects of a subject through presentations, award-winning films, and civil discussion. Admission is free. For more information, please call Mary Ann Bickler at 715-365-4512.
Croon November 7th 7pm Lakeland Union High School Auditorium, 9573 Hwy. 70, Minocqua. Todd Murray, one of today’s top vocalists sings songs from Crosby to Sinatra. Admission is $20 for adults and $5 for students.
Blood Pressure Clinic November 8th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
“Downtown Ladies’ Night” November 8th Noon-7pm Downtown, Shawano. The City of Shawano Business Improvement District presents: “Downtown Ladies’ Night.” Afterglow at Farm ‘Inn on Main St., Shawano. Go to www.shawanodowntown.com or call 715-853-3775 for more information.
Car Seat Fitting Station November 8th 4-6pm Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison Street, Antigo.
Play & Learn November 9th 9:30-11am N4013 Hwy. 45, 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.
Peace United Church of Christ Shawano Chili Dinner November 9th11am-6:30pm Peace United Church of Christ, 208 E. Maurer St., Shawano. All-u-can-eat chili, crackers, bread, cheese and beverage. Pie & ice cream are extra. Tickets are available in advance or at the door. For more information, please call 715-526-2916.
Card Playing Program November 9th (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.
44th Shawano Ducks Unlimited Banquet November 9th 5-10pm Cotton Patch Supper Club, W4890 Lake Dr., Shawano. $65 per person/$120 per couple, $45 18 & under. Choice of steak or duck dinner. For more information, please call 715-526-2657.
Of Juliet and Her Romeo November 9th 6pm ArtStart, 68 South Stevens St., Rhinelander. Performed by David Daniel, Actor and Education Director at American Players Theatre. Known around the state for engaging audiences in poetry, language, and Shakespeare, actor and teaching artist David Daniels brings his gifts to Rhinelander. One hour performance, excluding intermission. Cash bar is available. Reception to follow performance. Tickets are $15 online at eventbrite.com or go to ArtStartRhinelander.org. For more information, please call 715-369-4328.
Wolf River Lutheran High School Drama Dept. Presents – The Boarding House November 9th, 10th & 11th 6:30-8:30pm Wolf River Lutheran High School, W7467 River Bend Rd., Shawano. Adults $5, Students $2, 12 & under Free. Order tickets by calling 715-745-2400.
The Nicolet Players Present: God Of Carnage November 9th-12th 7:30pm/2pm on Sundays. Nicolet College Theatre, 5355 College Dr., Rhinelander. “Sticks and stones can break my bones” … but when a playground fight erupts between two young boys, it starts two sets of parents on a comically explosive downhill slide from political correctness to character assassination. While they play nice at first, they soon evolve into outlandish, bickering children themselves. Winner of the 2009 Tony Award for Best Play, God of Carnage is a hilariously harrowing look at the minefield of modern marriage. Strong language. Admission: $9 general public, $7 students & seniors. For more information please call 715-365-4646 or go to www.nicoletlive.com.
Antigo Community Theatre Presents The Wizard of Oz November 9th-11th 7:30pm Volm Theater, Antigo High School, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. Tickets are $10, children 12 & under $5. Get the “Oz Package” with 2 adult & 2 children’s tickets for $25. Advance tickets are available at Neve’s Floors to Go. For ticket information, please call 715-623-5203.
The Rustic Shed Christmas Open House November 10th & 11th 10am-4:30pm Fri. & Sat. 9am to 4pm The Rustic Shed, 113 N. Cecil St., Bonduel. Find tastefully displayed home décor, hand-crafted furniture, jewelry, scarves, home-made dresses and much more transformed for the season. For more information, please call 715-853-9644 or go to www.therusticshed.com.
Holiday Open House November 10th-12th Flowers From the Heart & Tricia’s Treasures, North Lake Avenue, Crandon.
St. Joseph Church Christmas Bazaar November 10th, 11th & 12th St. Joseph Church, 208 N. Park Ave., Crandon.
Giving Tree Luncheon November 10th 11am-1pm Peaceful Valley Park Warming House, 420 Field St., Antigo. Proceeds to benefit The Giving Tree. The Giving Tree provides Christmas gifts for children in need in Langlade County. Have your choice of hot ham or hot turkey sandwich with baby red potatoes. The cost is $5 for one sandwich & potatoes. Bottled water will be available for $1. Dine in, carry out or delivery. Minimum of 5 orders for delivery please. Please call in advance if you call. Call or email orders to Katie Clay at 715-216-2834 or email@example.com.
Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital Blood Drive November 10th 11:30am-3:30pm Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital, Spruce Room, 401 West Mohawk Drive, Tomahawk. Please call 800-280-4102 for more information.
Critic’s Choice Movie November 10th 1-3pm T.B. Scott Free Library Community Room, 106 1st St., Merrill. Nominated for over two dozen different awards and winning in 14 categories, this 2003 Thanksgiving movie gives us an endearing view of unexpected difficulties during the holiday season. Mystery title clue: Interestingly enough, a hit song made by Three Dog Night in 1972 (reaching #19 on the Billboard Hot 100 list) gave this feature film its title. Refreshments will be provided during the movie. As always, bus rides to and from the show are FREE. For more information contact the library at (715) 536-7191.
Stone Soup Playing at the Langlade County Senior Center November 10th 2-4pm Langlade Co. Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. They will be playing music for your enjoyment. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Elcho UCC Church Men’s Club Friday Night Fish Fry November 10th 5-7pm Jack Lamar Elcho Pavilion, N11283 Dorr St., Elcho. “Fish Fry and Shrimp” (fried or broiled), fries, coleslaw, & custard for $10 per plate with other options available at an additional cost. Opens at 4pm. For more information, please call 715-275-3134 or 715-216-1344.
Shining the Light of Peace Christmas Gala November 10th 6-10pm Peace Lutheran Church and School, 300 Lincoln Street, Antigo. Enjoy gourmet hors d’oeuvres, chocolates, specialty cheeses and live entertainment. There will be silent and live auctions featuring beautifully decorated Christmas trees & wreaths. For more information, please call 715-623-2200.
The Paul Family Bluegrass & Harvest Dinner November 10th 6pm Harvest dinner & 7:15pm concert. Lakeland Baptist Church, 106 S. Hazeldell Ave., Crandon. Come for a free dinner & free concert! For more information, please call Pastor Dan at 715-478-3901 or 715-649-3145.
Crossroads Community Theatre presents “Southern Hospitality” November 10th-11th & 17th-18th 7pm WOWSPACE, 114 W. Vinal Street, Wittenberg. The final play in the Futrelle Family series by Jones, Hope and Wooten. Purchase tickets at Your Community Shopper office, Tickets $10, seating is limited. Call 715-253-3525 for tickets or more information.
Merry Mielke Craft Fair November 11th 9am-4pm Mielke Arts Center, N5649 Airport Road, Shawano. For more information, please call 715-526-2525 or go to www.shawanoarts.com.
Craft Fairs in Merrill November 11th Times vary at each location. Start your Christmas Shopping early! Find the craft item for everyone. Make a stop at all the different locations in Merrill. Bell Tower Residence, 1500 O’ Day St., Ministry Good Samaritan Hospital 601 S. Center Ave., Les and Jim’s Lincoln Lanes, 1208 N Center Ave. Times may vary at each location.
The Holly Bazaar November 11th 9am-2pm Cafeteria of Ascension Good Samaritan Hospital, 601 S. Center Ave., Merrill. There will be baked goods, canned goods, candy, cookies & crafts. There will be used jewelry, gently used Christmas items, handbags, and books. There will be grab bags, a silent auction, and raffle tickets with a variety of items. Please call (715) 539-3720 or (715) 722-0312 for more information.
27th Annual Bell Tower Craft Fair November 11th 9am-3pm Bell Tower Residence, 1500 O’ Day St., Merrill. Celebrate the season with one of Merrill’s favorite traditions! On Saturday, November 11th Assisi Hall and the Bell Tower lobby will be filled with over 35 vendors selling homemade craft items, rugs, paintings, jewelry, candy, pies, bread, and more. Raffles! Lunch! Fun all day long! Please call Deb at 715-536-5575 for more information.
Calvary Lutheran Church Holiday Bazaar November 11th 10am-1:30pm Calvary Lutheran Church, 310 S. Superior St., Antigo. There will be crafts, quilts, Rada knives, a bakery booth, Secret Santa gifts, raffles, a luncheon & much, much more. All are welcome.
Kids Celebrate Christmas November 11th 10am-2pm James William Middle School, 915 Acacia Ln., Rhinelander. Pine Grove Community Church of Rhinelander, WI is hosting this FREE event. Families are invited to stop by anytime between 10 & 2 for the Kids Celebrate Christmas event! Hear the legend of the candy cane, see a puppet show, enjoy an old-fashioned cake walk, hear the Christmas story, make and take a Christmas craft and pack a shoebox for Operation Christmas Child. For more information, please call Kathy at 715-369-1868.
Veteran’s Day Soup and Sandwich Lunch November 11th 11am-1pm Rhinelander Masonic Lodge, 23 E. Davenport St., Rhinelander. Gun raffle drawing every half hour starting at 11:30am. Free to all vets and their families. Free-will donation at the door. Music by the Rhinelander Community Band featuring music from the Big Band era. For more information, please call Tony Jones at 715-894-7231.
4th Annual Ladies Night Out November 11th 1-9pm North Star Banquet Hall, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo. It’s time to pamper yourself with an evening of chocolate, wine tasting, treats, and lots of shopping. The Cornerstone Chiropractic & Wellness invites all ladies to join them. For more information, please call 715-623-5481.
Eli Kassler Benefit November 11th 4pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo. Eli, an 11 year old from Antigo, has recently been diagnosed with T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. He is receiving treatment in Milwaukee. This benefit is to help offset the cost of his care. There will be a live auction, silent auction, bucket raffles & more. If you would like to donate to the benefit, please call 715-610-2911.
Venison & Beef Stew Supper November 11th 4-7pm St. Paul Lutheran Church, W18995 1st St., Aniwa. Along with the stew, there will be biscuits, a dessert & beverage for a free will offering.
Hunter’s Ball November 11th 6pm Gleason Community Club, N 5335 State Hwy 17, Gleason. Raffles throughout the night. Grand prize drawing at 9pm. Please contact a board member if you would like to donate to this event or purchase a grand prize raffle ticket. A ticket is not necessary for admittance.
Roy and Rosemary November 11th 7-9pm Prairie River Middle School, 106 N Polk St., Merrill. From the stages of Carnegie Hall to Walt Disney World, Pianist Roy Tan and violinist Rosemary Sliemens have been capturing the hearts of audiences all over the world. Roy & Rosemary feature fresh arrangements, musical versatility, soul-stirring passion, stellar musicianship and unique style, including audience-inspired improvisation. Fees/Admission: Seasonal Membership to MACA, Adults $45, Students $18, Family $115. Please call 715-252-6295 for more information.
Dueling Pianos with Fun Pianos! November 11th 7pm Doors Open. Show starts at 8pm. The Waters, 8116 US-51, Minocqua. This is a one of a kind comedy experience, 176 Keys Fun Pianos – Dueling Pianos will have you cheering, singing, dancing, and laughing so hard you’ll be doubled over gasping for breath. It’s an experience unlike any other that will leave you amazed and begging for more. Must be 21 and over to attend. General Admission: $35/ticket (advance purchase) VIP Seating: $45/ticket (includes a reserved table up front and heavy appetizers!) Tickets include complimentary pre-show hors d’oeuvres!!! All tickets are $45 the day of show. For more information, please call The Waters of Minocqua at 715-358-4000.
Merrill Blood Drive November 12th 8am-Noon Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 N. State Street, Merrill. To schedule your live-saving donation, please contact Jean at 715-536-4715 or church office at 715-536-5482 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Walk-ins are welcome, appointments preferred.
Waffle-Mania November 12th 9am-1pm Vickie and the Vets, 1216 Elm Street, Antigo. Featuring Nick Salm’s Belgium waffles, Edelman’s sausage links, Nueske’s smoked bacon & Culver’s frozen custard. The cost is $8/plate, includes juice/coffee, $4 ages 10 & under. Proceeds go to the Langlade County Humane Society.
Open Skate November 12th 2-3:30pm Smith Center, 1100 Marc Dr., Merrill. Open Skate $3 admission $2 skate rental. For more information, please call 715-536-7313 or go to www.merrillparkandrec.com.
Laughlines – Why Laughter is Good for You November 13th 6-7pm Aspirus Langlade Hospital conference rooms, 112 E. 5th Ave., Antigo. Stand-up comedy by Dr. Greg Dodge. Dr. Dodge brings a light hearted laugh to some serious health topics. Laugh, cry, giggle & smile your way to an evening of fun. Bring your mother, sister, friend or neighbor. Pre-registration is required for this free event. Please call 1-800-847-4707.
Economic Development Meeting November 6th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting November 7th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
City Plan Commission Meeting November 7th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting November 8th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
City Council Meeting November 8th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Langlade County Humane Society Membership Meeting November 9th 6pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting November 13th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group November 6th & November 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.
AA Support Group (Open) November 9th & November 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 November 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 November 6th & November 13th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous November 6th & November 13th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings November 7th 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 November 7th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group November 9th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
NEWCOMERS – Nicolet Welcome Service has a FREE WELCOME PACKET filled with gift certificates and brochures from Antigo/Langlade County businesses. For a warm friendly welcome, call Christine at 715-627-2881 or go to www.nicoletwelcome.com.
Compassionate Friends-Antigo Chapter November 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 at 7:00 p.m. at Langlade Hospital/Conference Room 1021 (behind the chapel). For more information, please call Becki at 715-623-7123.
Finding Hope Together – Grief Support Group Meeting November11th 10am-Noon Calvary Lutheran Church, 310 S. Superior St., Antigo. Held the second Saturday of every month. This is a community service provided by Bradley Funeral Home. No registration is necessary, anyone can attend and there is no cost.