Community Calendar for 1/14/19 to 1/21/19
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry January 16th11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & January 18th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry January 14th & January 21st 10:30am-12:30pm (Mon.), January 16th 4-6pm (Wed.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Mahjong at the Langlade County Senior Center January 14th 1-3pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Come and learn how to play. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Annual Optimist Christmas Tree Burn January 14th 5:30pm Antigo High School, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. Free hot dogs and hot chocolate! Curbside Tree Pick-up will be Monday, January 7 – Friday, January 11. You can also start placing trees on the far south edge of the large parking (just north of Bohemian Cemetery) following Christmas Day and up to the day of the tree burn (if they don’t want to wait for curbside pick-up). Alternative date (if the weather is bad) for Wednesday, January 16.
Langlade County Senior Center Lunch Bunch January 15th 11:30am BB Jacks, 523 Superior St., Antigo. Come and join us.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors January 15th & January 17th (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 January 15th & January 17th (Every Tues. & Thur.) 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.
Crocheting, Embroidery, Knitting & Crafts at the Langlade County Senior Center January 15th 1:30-3:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Bring what you are working on and join us.
College: Getting There From Here – Financial Planning Series January 15th 6-8pm Northcentral Technical College, 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. The class discusses establishing a college savings goal, strategies to help achieve the goal and the features and benefits of 529 savings plan. The cost is $5. For more information, please call 715-623-7601.
Blood Pressure Clinic January 16th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Preschool Story Time January 16th 10:30-11:30am 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 January 16th 1-2:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
NTC College Prep Open House January 16th 3:30-5:30pm Northcentral Technical College, 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. With the New Year, start a new you! Why not spend this new year focusing on earning your GED/HSED? Imagine the satisfaction when you complete this goal, and have the opportunity to walk at our graduation ceremony in May 2019. There are many options out there, come and find out about earning your high school credentials while attending college. Join us for this wonderful opportunity. Free food, beverages and giveaways! For more information, please call 715-623-7601.
Play & Learn January 17th 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 – Northwood’s Family Resource Centers http://www.facebook.com/NorthwoodsFRCN. For more information, please call 715-627-1414.
Cards, Dominoes & Game Playing Program January 17th (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.
Stone Soup Playing at the Langlade County Senior Center January 18th 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.
Christmas Concert-Antigo Middle School Choir & Elementary Honors Choir January 18th 6:30pm Volm Theater, Antigo High School, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo.
Annual Taste of Tigerton – Soup & Cookie Cook-Off January 19th 10am-1pm 1905 Village Hall, Tigerton. Bring soups, chili, stews & cookies by 10:30am, judging 11am. Soup one gallon minimum & cookies two dozen minimum. Serving from 11am to 1pm. For more information, please call 715-535-2110.
“The Art of the Quilter V – Stiches in Time” January 19th – February 3rd (Saturdays & Sundays only) 11am-3pm WOWSPACE, 114 Vinal Street, Wittenberg. “The Art of the Quilter V – Stiches in Time” Sponsored by Applewood Lane Alpacas and CWECoop. This is a non-juried, non-judged show. A 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place People’s Choice will be awarded. New this year, an Award of Excellence will be awarded to one quilter as determined by a committee of award winning quilters. The 2019 show will also include a featured quilt which was shown at the Chicago World’s Fair, a guest speaker/trunk show – Lois Wilhelm on January 20th @ 1pm at the Community Center, weekly demonstrations of quilt techniques and/or projects on Saturdays at 1pm, and a selection of gently used quilting books and back issue quilters’ magazines available for a free will offering. Please join us in once again making this one of the best attended shows at WOW.
Antigo Bike & Ski Club Moonlight Ski/Snowshoe Hike January 19th 7-9pm Gartzke Flowage Hiking, Cross-Country Ski & Snowshoe Trails, W6379 5th Avenue Road, Antigo. If you missed the December moonlight outing, you can try this one. If temperatures are below 0, the outing may be canceled. Please call if the temperatures are questionable. Everyone is welcome! For more information, please call 7165-627-5399 or go to www.antigobikeandskiclub.com.
Open Skate January 21st 11:30am-1pm Langlade County Hockey Arena, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. The Antigo Area Youth Hockey Association, in collaboration with the City of Antigo Park & Rec Department, offer FREE open skates throughout the year at the Langlade County Multi-Purpose Building. The Open Skates are FREE with the donation of a canned good. There is a limited supply of skates available for use (these are free, but must be returned at the end of the skate). Thank you to the Antigo Optimists for donating money for the purchase of more skates to be used by those in the community. There is no skate sharpening at the rink during open skate times. Registration is not required to attend Open Skates.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting January 14th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Rotary Meeting January 14th & January 21st Noon -1pm Swartzendruber’s Supper Club, 1315 Forrest Ave., Antigo.
Antigo Garden Club Meeting January 15th 5:45pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting January 16th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Finance, Personnel & Legislative Committee Meeting January 16th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group January 14th & January 21st 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) January 17th & January 19th 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 January 18th 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting January 14th & January 21st 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm.
Overeaters Anonymous January 14th & January 21st 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings January 15th 6:45am & 5:30pm United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group Chapter #950 January 15th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group January 17th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
H2O Cardio Classes January 14th & January 16th 9am Clara R. McKenna Aquatic Center, 111 Western Ave., Antigo. H2O Cardio is a 45 minute high intensity water fitness program which will provide cardio & strength training without the strain & pain to muscles & joints. The water, along with the use of resistance equipment, will challenge all aspects of the body & increase your physical fitness level. For more information, please call 715-627-0497.
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.
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.
Antigo MOPS (Mothers Of Preschoolers), a chapter of international group that offers encouragement and support to moms of kids ages 0-5. We have relevant and interesting speakers, fun crafts, yummy food and free childcare while we meet. We meet the first and third Tuesday of the month, September to May, at Antigo Community Church (723 Deleglise St.) from 8:15-10:15 am. For more information please see www.facebook.com/antigomops