Antigo Area Community Food Pantry May 30th11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & June 1st 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry May 28th & June 4th 10:30am-12:30pm (Mon.), May 30th4-6pm (Wed.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Free Horse Rides at Black Hawk Hills May 1st–May 31st Black Hawk Hills, N1760 US Hwy 45 S, Antigo. Get one free 30 minute introductory session to the “Let’s Ride” Learning and Adventure Program. During your session, you will meet the horses, learn about safety & the basics of riding, have an introductory riding lesson and see demonstrations. The free rides will be from May 1st-31st, Tuesdays-Saturdays. Times are by appointment, or Wed.-Fri. 3-6pm and Saturdays 10am-3pm. For more information, please call Shaughn Novy at 715-216-7591 or go to http://blackhawkhill.org/
Antigo Memorial Day Parade May 28th 8am Meet at the Hudson Street Bridge for a Service of Remembrance for the American service people who died at sea. Floats & walking units will meet at 9am at Eastview Medical & Rehab located at 729 Park Street. The parade will travel west on 5th Avenue to the courthouse to the Vietnam Memorial. For more information, please call Dan at 715-610-2641.
St. Michael’s Parish Memorial Day Cookout May 28th 9am-3pm St. Michael’s Parish, N816 Hwy. 47/55, Keshena.
Memorial Day Parade and Service May 28th 9:20am Downtown, Shawano. Starts at Huckleberry Harbor to Woodlawn Cemetery. For more information, please call 715-745-2609.
Birnamwood Legion Post #341 Memorial Day Celebration May 28th 10:30am-4pm Birnamwood. Parade with program to follow. Also raffles & a chicken dinner at Chet & Emil’s from noon to 2 p.m. by reservation. Adults $10, Children under 12 $5. Please call Wayne at 715-449-2341 or Chet & Emil’s at 715-449-2226.
Bonduel Memorial Day Observance May 28th 10:30am Bonduel Community Archives, 108 S 1st St, Bonduel. Memorial Day observance at Bonduel Community Archives and gazebo.
Tigerton Memorial Day Event May 28th 11am Veterans Memorial Park, Pine St., Tigerton.
Monday Night Women’s Road Bike Ride May 28th & June 4th 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.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors May 29th & May 31st (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.
Strong Bones with Kathy May 29th & May 31st 9-10am Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Strong Bones is an ongoing strength training program designed to help adults become or stay fit, strong & healthy. Individuals will improve muscle strength, bone density, self-confidence, sleep and vitality. Also, participants have shown a decreased risk of diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, depression & obesity. Classes are offered for an hour, twice a week. Pre-register by calling the Aging and Disability Resource Center at 715-627-6232.
Living Well with Chronic Conditions Through June 5th (Tuesdays) 9:30am-Noon. Peace Lutheran Church, 300 Lincoln St., Antigo. Are you living with an ongoing health issue such as high blood pressure, heart disease, chronic pain, arthritis, diabetes, etc.? Join us for a 6 week class to help adults with an ongoing health condition live a healthy life and feel better. In this weekly interactive class, learn to set goals, problem solve, cope with common symptoms, form health routines and discover new solutions to live well. Cost: a suggested contribution of $10 for the entire 6 week session. For more information, please call 715-627-6232.
Tuesday Morning Road Bike Ride May 29th 10am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo. This bike group meets every Tuesday morning at 10:00am in the spring and 9:00am in the summer. Meet at Antigo Public Library parking lot.
Boys & Girls Club Teen Night May 29th & May 31st (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.
Night of FREE Music May 29th 6:30pm Shawano Civic Center, 225 S Main St, Shawano. A night of FREE music you won’t want to miss featuring Wolf River Harmony Barbershop Chorus.
Tae Kwan Do-Traditional Chung Hon Martial Arts May 29th & May 31st (Every Tues. & Thur.) 6:30-8pm Elks Lodge, 622 Clermont St., Antigo. Held on the 3rd floor of the Elk’s Lodge. Open to anyone 7 years old & up. For more information, please call 715-623-4429.
Blood Pressure Clinic May 30th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Preschool Story Time May 30th 10:30-11:15am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Join us for story time at the Antigo Public Library! This is a great way for kids who haven’t started school yet to meet & socialize with peers. Every week we’ll read 2 or 3 books together as well as doing some songs & movement. We also do a simple craft or coloring page that helps kids develop creativity & motor skills, & occasionally (attendance permitting) other activities such as parachute play. This event is geared towards preschoolers, but older or younger kids are welcome to attend as well.
Bingo at the Langlade Co. Senior Center May 30th 1-2:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride May 30th 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.
Play & Learn May 31st 9:30-11am N4013 Hwy. 45, Antigo. Play & Learn is a weekly play group program for parents, caregivers & children from birth to age 5. Staff will provide a parent lesson, an activity for parents & children to do together. The activity will build skills for school readiness & milestone achievement. Quarterly Ages & Stages questionnaires are made available to parents & 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.
Cards, Dominoes & Game Playing Program May 31st (Every Thurs.) 1-4pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Have you been looking for someone to play cards & games with? Here is your chance to meet others and share your love for cards, dominoes & games. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Rhinelander Athletic Booster Club Banquet May 31st 5-8pm Holiday Acres Resort, 4060 S. Shore Dr., Rhinelander. The Athletic Booster Club would like to invite you to join us for the 38th Annual Banquet. This year we will be inducting the 1990 & 1993 Nordic Ski State Championship teams into the Hodag Hall of Fame, presenting the Heart of the Hodag Award and awarding two scholarships along with presenting The Year in Review of Rhinelander Athletics. $25 for adults and $17 for children. Tickets are available by either contacting the Rhinelander High School Activities office at 715-365-9500 or Kelsy Bontz at 715-360-5624.
Tigerton Rummage O’ Rama June 1st & 2nd 8am-5pm Tigerton. Maps available at the 1905 Village Hall and Tigerton businesses. For more information, please call 715-535-2110.
Library Summer Reading Program Begins! June 1st 9am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. The Library Summer Reading Program begins today! In order to keep you visiting the library all summer long, all patrons age 0-17 will get a chance to scratch and win fun prizes every time you check something out! (maximum once per day) Everyone wins at least a small prize, and there’s also bigger ones like food prizes from our sponsors or even free books! Stop by the library for a complete schedule of summer events! For more information, go to http://www.antigopl.org/
Stone Soup Playing at the Langlade County Senior Center June 1st 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.
Drive Thru Fish & Shrimp Fry June 1st 4-8pm Mountain Ambulance Service, 14336 Hwy. 32, Mountain. Meal includes tilapia fish or shrimp, cole slaw, rye bread, homemade chips w/tartar or shrimp sauce. For more information, please call 715-850-1433.
Let’s Go Fishing Season Kick-Off Fundraiser & Fish Fry June 1st 4-8pm Rocky’s Roadhouse, 4293 Cty. Rd. P, Rhinelander. Let’s Go Fishing / Hodag Chapter invites you to their event! Giving away a 9 cubic foot freezer with a $400 certificate for a variety of meats from Fischer Meat Products from Deerbrook, Wisconsin. For more information, please call 715-219-5436 or go to http://www.rhinelander.lgfws.com.
Beers, Bogies & Birdies June 1st 4-7pm Northwood Gold Club, 3131 Gold Course Rd., Rhinelander. Join us for the 3rd Annual Beers, Bogies & Birdies at Pinewood Country Club. It is a 4-person scramble, beer tastings, 9 holes with a cart, and music by Scott Kirby. Fees/Admission: $40 per person. For more information, please call 715-282-5500.
2nd Annual Shawano Sun Drop Dayz June 1st & 2nd Starting 5pm Fri., 10am-10pm Sat., E. Elizabeth St., Shawano. Fun for the entire family. Kid’s activity area, inflatables, learn to fish workshop, magic show, petting zoo, & Christian Laettner Basketball Clinic. There will also be a 5k walk/run, car show, four live bands, flea market, unique arts & crafts, food & beverage vendors and Sun Drop Museum tours & tasting. Free admission. For more information, please go to www.sundropdayz.com.
Movie in the Park June 1st 8-11pm Normal Park, 500 N Center Ave., Merrill. Join us for a night under the stars watching “Hook.” Bring you chairs, blankets and bug spray. We are planning on adding some fun events for the family! When Captain Hook kidnaps his children, an adult Peter Pan must return to Neverland and reclaim his youthful spirit in order to challenge his old enemy. Admission is free.
State Wide FREE Fun Weekend June 2nd-3rd 5am FREE State Parks admission, FREE Fishing, FREE state trails, FREE ATV riding on public trails.
Antigo Farmer’s Market June 2nd 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.
Antigo City-Wide Garage Sales June 2nd 8am-4pm Antigo. There will be dozens of participants in the city-wide garage sales again! This popular event has something for everyone. Maps of the garage sale locations are available at the Chamber of Commerce office, in the Antigo Times/Shopper & the Antigo Daily Journal office.
Mike Pomasl Memorial Golf Outing June 2nd 8am Registration, 9am Tee-off for morning golf, 11:30am Registration, 12:30pm Tee-off for afternoon golf. Quig’s Maplewood Golf Course, N9240 Highway 55, Pickerel. 9 hole scramble format, prizes and live music from 3:30-7pm. Cost: non-members (w/cart) $45, members (w/cart) $35, non-golfers (w/lunch) $5. The golf outing is to benefit Pickerel Rescue Squad. For more information, please call 715-484-GOLF.
Motorcycle Training Course June 2nd & 3rd 8am-4:30pm Northcentral Technical College – Antigo Campus, 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. The 16-hour Basic Motorcycle Rider course is designed for beginning riders and was developed by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF). Instructors are certified by the MSF and Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT). It is taught off-street, out of traffic, and motorcycles and helmets are provided. The course consists of 6 hours of classroom and 10 hours of on-cycle instruction. The Basic Rider Course covers preparing to ride, turning, shifting and braking, street strategies, special situations, increasing riding skills, maintenance and insurance. The cost of the class is $259.40. Note: You must complete the motorcycle safety foundation ecourse less than 30 days prior to starting your basic motorcycle riding class. Cost for online portion is $19.99 and can be found at elearning.msf-usa.org. For more information, please call 715-623-7601.
Family Fishing Fun Day June 2nd 9am-Noon Hodag Park Boat Landing, 831 Lakeshore Dr., Rhinelander. The first 150 youth participants receive a FREE fishing equipment item! There will be activities such as: learn how to cast, meet your local conservation warden, minnow races, name that fish game, and much, much more! For more information, please call Oneida County 4-H at 715-365-2750
Langlade County’s ATV & UTV Demo Ride June 2nd 11am-3pm Little Hummers Hideaway, W6902 Cty. Rd. A, Deerbrook (Pickerel). Proper helmet and clothing attire required. Demo rides and free food sponsored by Langlade County ATV/UTV clubs. Parrish Highlanders, White Lake ATVers, & Wolf River Riders ATV Clubs will attend this event. Sponsored by Fuller Sales & Service, Antigo Yamaha, and Verne’s Honda. For more information, please call 715-484-4413.
Randy Sabien & Chance June 2nd 8-10pm Three Lakes Center for the Arts, 1760 Superior St., Three Lakes. Described by NPR Jazz Profiles as “the past, present & future of jazz violin,” Randy Sabien’s rhythmic, bluesy, swinging style has audiences bobbing their heads, tapping their toes & dancing right out of their chair. Ed Willett & Cheryl Leah, collectively known as Chance, have performed together as a lifelong art project. Over the past 18 years, their multi-influenced music has intrigued wildly diverse audiences. From composing a song for television’s Northern Exposure to touring with the Native American Rock & the Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua, their history is a litany of symphonic orchestras, film production, ensembles, classrooms & concerts unending. Their tours have included performances in numerous universities & a wide array of arts venues. Tickets are $20 for adults & $5 for children. For more information, please call 715-546-2299.
Sunday Morning Pancake Buffet June 3rd 9:30am-1pm Quinn’s Bar, N5298 Cty. Rd. A, Deerbrook. Pancake buffet served with all the trimming, bacon/sausage and coffee. Milk and juice available at the bar. Raffles and lots of fun. Proceeds benefit your Langlade County Humane Society. For more information, please call Terrie at 715-623-2465.
Crop Hunger Walk June 3rd 11am-3pm Peaceful Valley Warming House, 420 Field St., Antigo. Join us as we walk to alleviate hunger in our community & around the globe! CROP Hunger Walks help end hunger by raising funds to support local food programs and the international anti-hunger work of Church World Service. Stand with neighbors in your community who will collect donations and walk to support these needed programs. You can start your donations early online or get others to sponsor you! For more information, please call 715-850-0734.
Northwoods Alliance for Temporary Housing 8th Annual Golf Scramble June 3rd 12:30pm Northwood Golf Club, 3131 Golf Course Rd., Rhinelander. 9 hole, 4 person scramble, basket & 50/50 raffles, hole events. Benefits Frederick Place. Golf, cart & dinner $60 per person, dinner only $25 per person. For more information, please call 715-437-0602 or 715-482-7727.
Antigo Gateway Squares – Club of the Month Wausau Merry Eights June 3rd 2-4:30pm Antigo United Methodist Church, 2034 W. 5th Ave., Antigo. Dancers range in age from 10 to 70+ with couples, singles, & youth. Club of the Month: Wausau Merry Eights. The club is very active and fun. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128 or Stacie at 715-598-2907.
9th Annual Boys & Girls Club Sizzlin Summer Camp June 4th-August 17th 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, and trained youth professionals. To register, stop in at the Boys & Girls Club, 411 Superior St., Antigo or register online at www.bgclang.org.
Shawano County Library Book Sale & Brat Fry June 4th-6th 4-8pm Mon., 9am-4pm Tue. & Wed. Shawano County Library, 128 S. Sawyer St., Shawano. Books marked 50 cents to $2. Prices slashed on Wednesday to $2 per plastic shopping bag. For more information, please call 715-526-3829
Music in the Park – Antigo Jazz Band & Honors Choir June 4th 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! Concerts held every Monday & Thursday, June-August. In the event of severe weather, concerts are held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Free admission. A hot dog plate, pies & custard will be available from the Antigo High School music faculty. For more information, please call 715-627-1014.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting May 29th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting May 30th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Economic Development Committee Meeting June 4th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group May 28th & June 4th 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) May 31st & June 2nd 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 1st 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 28th & June 4th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous May 28th & June 4th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings May 29th 6:45am & 5:30pm United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group Chapter #950 May 29th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group May 31st 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.
Zumba Gold is for those looking for a modified Zumba class that recreates the original moves at a lower intensity. Perfect for active older adults and first-timers! Classes are taught by ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor Terri Johnson. LOCATIONS: Schroeder’s Fitness Studio, 710 S. Superior St., Antigo, Mon. & Wed., 10am. Elcho School District, N11268 Antigo St., Tue. & Thur., 4pm; Wed., 5pm; Sat. 9am Fee: $5 per class. First class is COMPLIMENTARY. Follow @upnorthfitness at Facebook or visit terrijohnson.zumba.com for schedule changes.
Langlade County Community Ceramics, a non-profit painting group that meets every Monday and Friday from 9am-Noon at Sts. Mary & Hyacinth, Classroom 8, 819 3rd Ave., Antigo . Class cost is $3.00, to cover paint and anyone is welcome. We also take art-related field trips four times a year.