Community Calendar for 7/18/16 to 7/25/16
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry July 20th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & July 22nd 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry July 18th & July 25th 11am-1pm (Mon.), July 20th 4-6pm (Wed.) & July 21st 11am-1pm (Thur.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Camp Invention July 18th-22nd 9am-3:30pm All Saints Catholic School, 419 6th Ave., Antigo. Transform your summer from ordinary to extraordinary. For children entering 1st-6th grade. $220. Innovation, creative problem-solving and teamwork are important to us. Here is how some young innovators will be spending their time: brainstorming product ideas and building original prototypes using real tools & components found in everyday devices, exploring the lives of giant insect, colorful animals & their environments, constructing & personalizing a DIY solar-powered cricket with a unique habitat, discovering the science of slime, demolition, electronic sound, squid & coding. Take a look at Camp Invention at youtube.com/campinvention. For more information, please call 715-623-4835.
Vacation Bible School July 18th-22nd 9:30am-Noon Trinity Lutheran Church, 1741 Forest Ave., Wabeno. For more information, please call 715-473-5633.
Monday Night Ladies Bike Ride July 18th 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.
Music in the Park-Antigo July 18th 5:30-8pm City Park West, 230 Aurora Street, Antigo. Come and enjoy Foxfire (country music). Hamburgers, brats, hot dogs, pies & custard will be available. For more information, please call DeDe Cromer at 715-623-5133.
Lake Lucerne Water Shows Mondays & Wednesdays thru August. 6:30pm Water’s Edge Lodge, Cty. W, Crandon. Free water show. For more information, please call 715-478-1224.
Snowshoe Baseball Every Monday thru August 29th 7:30-10pm Held at Snowshoe Park, 7197 Bradley St., 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.
The Bouncin’ Bus July 19th Birnamwood Public Library, 337 Main St., Birnamwood. The Bouncin’ Bus is a school bus converted into a gym on wheels. No need to register for this free program. For more information, please call the library at 715-449-3120.
Annual Hodag MASH Blood Drive July 19th 8am-5pm at Pioneer Park, Rhinelander. All presenting donors will receive a free MASH 2016 t-shirt, complimentary lunch & frozen treats. Plus, Community Blood Center’s local Be The Match representative will be on site from 11am–2pm to answer questions & sign donors up to be a part of the world’s largest bone marrow registry. They will also be selling raffle tickets for a 2016 Camaro, which will be parked on site. All presenting donors will also be eligible to enter CBC’s “All Aboard” summer contest with the chance to win a boat cruise for up to 8 people on the Milwaukee River Cruise Line: Edelweiss! The prize package will also include VIP limo service to and from Milwaukee & a beverage voucher. This event is open to the public. Walk-ins are accepted, however, appointments are appreciated. To schedule a blood donation, please call (800) 280-4102 or visit www.communityblood.org/donate-blood.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors July 19th & 21st (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 Doug Curler at 715-623-2253.
Tuesday Morning “Geezer” Rides July 19th 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.
Kids from Wisconsin July 19th Two shows: 2pm & 7pm Volm Theater – Antigo High School, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. The Kids from Wisconsin features students from all over the state in a music & dance performance. Tickets sell quickly so make sure to purchase yours early. Tickets can be purchased at CoVantage Credit Union & Lakeside Pharmacy. This event is presented by the Antigo Rotary Club. For more information, contact Brian Prunty at 715-623-1337.
Tuesday Night Running Club July 19th 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.
White Lake Music at the Depot July 19th 5:30pm – 8:00pm White Lake Depot, Lake Street, White Lake. Grudgeville Grass will be playing at the Depot platform. Pizza, pies & ice cream will be available. Please bring your lawn chair & non-perishable items for the White Lake Area Christian Food Pantry.
Lincoln County 4-H Fair July 20th-24th 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. For more information please call 715-536-5212.
Raptor Education Group July 20th 2-3pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo. Join the Raptor Education Group at the library for an up-close encounter with the majestic aerial predators known as raptors. Seating may be limited for this event, so come early for the best chance! For more information, please call Steph Cherrywell at 715-623-3724.
Wednesday Evening Bike Rides July 20th 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.
Elcho Music on the Green – Antigo Community Band July 20th 5:30pm-7:30pm The Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. Admission is free. Community Band supporters will be serving sandwiches, pie & ice cream for purchase starting at 5:30pm with the music starting at 6:30pm. All Elcho Music on the Green performances will be performed on the grass in front of the pavilion, rain or shine! For more information, please contact Warren Wagner at 715-275-3134 or 715-216-1344.
Play and Learn Field Trip Hidden Treasures at Peaceful Valley Park July 21st 9:30-11am Peaceful Valley Park, 420 Field St., Antigo. For more information, please contact Theresa at the Family Resource Center at 715-627-1414.
Card Playing Program July 21st (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 Doug Curler at 715-623-2253.
Wabeno Area Players Third Thursday Theater July 21st 5pm, The Big Easel, 1784 Maple Avenue, Wabeno. “Summer Under the Stars and Stripes” variety show. Dinner from 5-6:30pm, show at 7pm. Reservations required. $15 per person. Please call 715-889-1179.
Music in the Park-Antigo July 21st 5:30-8pm City Park West, 230 Aurora Street, Antigo. Come and enjoy Lyles Band & More (country/religious). Pie & custard will be available. For more information, please call DeDe Cromer at 715-623-5133.
Pulaski Polka Days July 21st-24th Thur. 7-11pm; Fri. 3pm-1am; Sat. 12:30pm-1am; Sun. 1-7:30pm. Polka Grounds, Pulaski. Saturday is the Polka Trot. 8:30am 5K Run/Walk or 9:30am the 1/4 mile Kids Run. On Saturday & Sunday is the craft fair, located on Pulaski Street. With over a 100 vendors, a variety of hand-crafted items such as: jewelry, quilts, t-shirts, souvenirs & more, you’ll be sure to find something. A dance contest is held. A Pancake & Porkie Breakfast takes place on Sunday at the Pulaski Polka Grounds. 8-11am. One of the largest attractions of Polka Days is our Pulaski Polka Days parade. The parade begins at the Pulaski Community Middle School & the Pulaski High School & travels down St. Augustine Street & Pulaski Street, right down to the Polka Grounds. For more information, please call 920-822-3869.
Concert in the Art Park July 21st 7-9pm Art Park (adjacent to WOWSPACE), Wittenberg. Come and enjoy music by Paul Zopel (jazz). Free admission and free ice cream. Bring chairs, picnic supper or snacks & beverages to enjoy. In case of bad weather, concert will move into the WOWSPACE. Donations welcome. www.wallsofwittenberg.com.
Box in the Wood Theatre Guild presents: Lewis Carroll’s “Alice in Wonderland” July 21st-24th Thur.-Sat. 7-9:30pm, Sun. 2-4:30pm. Mielke Arts Center, N5649 Airport Rd, Shawano. For more information, please call 715-526-2525 or go to www.shawanoarts.com.
Senior Dance/Vinyl Records & Socialization Time July 22nd 2-4pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Come and enjoy! Meet old friends and make new ones. For more information, please call Doug Curler at 715-623-2253.
Antigo Farmers Market July 23rd 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.
The Big House Legionnaire Mudd Challenge July 23rd Crandon International Off-Road Raceway, 10104 US Highway 8 W, Crandon. A 5K & 10K mudd challenge that will feature 15 obstacles. This is a race designed for personal challenge & the goal to complete the course. Amateurs, competitive & elite athletes will be competing for prizes & bragging rights. For individuals or teams. Proceeds will go toward the American Cancer Society & the United Way. For more information, please contact Stacey at 715-784-0308.
Hobbyland Flyers 26th Radio Control Fun Fly Show July 23rd 10am-2pm Dorchester, 3 miles east on Cty. Trk. A, ¾ miles south on Rosedale Dr. Watch for signs. Free admission to the public For more information, please contact Dave Williams at 715-560-2619 or 715-678-2826 or Chuck Ploeckman at 715-654-5005.
2nd Annual Power Boat Races July 23rd 11am-6pm Gerrit’s Lakeview Inn, 656 Co. Hwy. G, Pelican Lake. Food, raffles & more. Free. The fastest outboard drag boats in the country! Sponsored by the Upper Midwest Power Boat Association & Pel-Cho Mudd Nutz ATV Club. For more information, please call Jerry Leonard at 715-977-0185.
Langlade County Tavern League Summer Picnic July 23rd Northwoods Inn, Hwy. 55 & Cty. Rd. A, Pickerel. Live music with Jason McNabb from 4-6pm & Whiskey Nights from 6-10:30pm. There will also be food, a bean bag competition, kid’s activities, a free throw competition & raffles. Admission is $10 for adults (includes a pork sandwich or brat & chips), $5 for kids (includes a hot dog or brat & chips). Fireworks at dusk. Proceeds benefit the saferide program.
Pickerel Chain Lakes Annual Picnic July 23rd 3-7pm Oughton Park, Pickerel Lake Road, Townsend. The annual picnic features raffles, music, food and beverages, & children’s games all on the shore of Pickerel Lake at Oughton Park in Townsend. For more information, please call Drew Zelle at 920-209-0564.
Outdoor Movie in the Park July 23rd 8:55pm Peaceful Valley Park, 420 Field Street, Antigo. Watch some movies under the stars this summer. Tonight’s movie is Star Wars-The Force Awakens. Pack a picnic dinner, bring the family and enjoy some films on a 10’x20′ outdoor screen. Limited concessions are also available. For more information, please call Sarah Repp at 715-623-3633 ext.131.
Bird Adventure Camp July 25th-28th 9am-4pm Raptor Education Group Inc., N2160 W Rollwood Rd., Antigo. Come join us for some summer bird fun at Raptor Education Group! Sign up for one day or all four. 1st-3rd Grade 9am-12pm and 4th-6th Grade 1pm-4pm. Raptors, Birding, Arts and Crafts and more! To Register and for further information please call 715-623-2563.
Pickerel-Pearson Business Association Golf Outing July 25th 2-7pm 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. This fun 9-hole tournament raises funds to promote tourism in our area. Cost is $45 per person for golf and cart. Fees will include dinner. For more information, go to pickerel-pearson.com or call Amy at 715-484-GOLF.
Monday Night Ladies Bike Ride July 25th 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 email@example.com or 715-216-4005.
Music in the Park-Antigo July 25th 5:30-8pm City Park West, 230 Aurora Street, Antigo. Come and enjoy the Deleglise Street Band (variety). Pie will be available. For more information, please call DeDe Cromer at 715-623-5133.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting July 19th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting July 19th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Finance, Personnel & Legislative Committee Meeting July 20th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group July 18th & July 25th 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 July 20th 6:00pm-7:00pm. Meets at AVAIL Center in Antigo. Please call 715-623-5177 for more information.
AA Support Group (Open) July 21st & July 23rd 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 22nd 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 18th & July 25th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous July 18th & July 25th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings July 19th 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 July 21st 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.