Community Calendar for 5/8/17 to 5/15/17
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry May 10th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & May 12th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry May 8th & May 15th 11am-1pm (Mon.), May 10th 4-6pm (Wed.) & Every 3rd Sat. 10am-Noon, 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
“Artists’ Free Play V” Thru May 14th. Saturdays & Sundays only, 11am-3pm. WOWSPACE, 114 Vinal Street, Downtown Wittenberg. This is a free art show. A welcome to art of every kind by any artist! This show features a wide, eclectic collection of artwork by a variety of area artists. Go to www.wallsofwittenberg.com for more information.
Life Line Health Screening May 8th 9am-4pm Antigo VFW Post #2653, 1216 Elm St., Antigo. The Antigo VFW Post #2653 is hosting Life Line Screening, the nation’s leading provider of preventive health screenings. The screenings offer a 5 test package to thoroughly check you for risk of stroke, cardiovascular disease & other chronic conditions. The combination of these test help detect problems – before you have symptoms & while your doctor can still take action, so you can keep doing the things you love. Many events also offer blood tests, including cholesterol, glucose & c-reactive protein screenings, as well as take-home colon cancer early detection tests. Screening packages start at $139. Single tests cost around $70. For more information regarding the screenings or to schedule an appointment, call 1-888-653-6450. Or you can register on line at http://www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle. Pre-registration is required.
Monday Night Women’s Road Bike Ride May 8th & May 15th 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.
Shawano City-County Library Gardening Class: “Container Gardening” May 8th 5:30-6:30pm Shawano City-County Library, 128 South Sawyer Street, Shawano. Join our gardening class on “Container Gardening”. Hosted by UW Extension and Master Gardeners. Call to reserve your spot at 715-526-3829.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors May 9th & May 11th (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.
Annual ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano Auxiliary Flower & Bake Sale May 9th 9am-4pm ThedaCare Medical Center, 100 County Road B, Shawano. Shop for homemade bakery, a variety of hanging baskets, bedding flowers, perennials & succulents. Use the hospital entrance. The sale is in the lobby and Red River room. All proceeds go towards Auxiliary’s projects for the hospital & patients. 715-526-7207.
QPR (Question – Persuade – Refer) Training-Ask a Question- Save a Life May 9th 9-10:30am Crandon Courthouse-County Board Room, 200 E Madison St., Crandon. QPR is similar to learning the fundamentals of CPR to save lives. Training participants will learn three simple steps to help save a life from suicide. Question – Recognize the warning signs of suicide and start a conversation. Persuade – Know how to offer hope. Refer- Know how to get help and save a life. This event is free. For questions or to schedule QPR training contact: Nikki Podevels at 715-221-8416 or Jennifer Smith at 715-221-8409.
Tuesday Morning Road Bike Ride May 9th 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. Please call Joe at 715-623-5372 for more information.
Boys & Girls Club Teen Night May 9th & May 11th (Every Tues. & Thur.) 5:30-8pm Boys & Girls Club of Langlade Co., 411 Superior St., Antigo. For grades 6-12. Video games, pool, bumper pool, blackjack, double shot, air hockey, carpetball, foosball, music, dodgeball league, volleyball league & more. For more information, please call 715-627-1800 or go to www.bgclang.org.
Tae Kwan Do-Traditional Chung Hon Martial Arts May 9th & May 11th (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.
Blood Pressure Clinic May 10th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Car Seat Fitting Station May 10th 4-6pm Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison Street, Antigo.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride May 10th 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.
Crandon Community Blood Drive May 11th St. Paul’s Evangelical Church, 501 N. Park Ave., Crandon. To schedule an appointment, please call 800-280-4102.
Play & Learn May 11th 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.
Card Playing Program May 11th (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.
Harlem Wizards Show May 11th 6-9pm Door Open at 6pm, Game at 7pm. Tomahawk School Field House, 1048 E King Rd., Tomahawk. Kinship of Tomahawk, a non-profit youth mentoring program, will be bringing the famous the Harlem Wizards to town to play against a team of local players. Join us for an interactive SLAMtastic family evening filled with music, comedy, tricks, hoops & alley-oops! Tickets available at www.harlemwizards.com, or at the Tomahawk Leader, Tomahawk Community Bank, Tomahawk Pharmacy or Hometown Chiropractic. Ticket prices: In advance = students $8, adults $10; At the door = students $10, adults $12; Reserved tickets $16 and Courtside tickets $25. For more information please call 715-453-1910.
Enbridge’s Dakota Pipeline Revisited (Words Worth Hearing) May 11th 6-8pm T.B. Scott Library Community Room, 106 1st St., Merrill. A grassroots movement arose in the spring of 2016 to protest the construction of Energy Transfer Partners’ Dakota Access Pipeline through the Standing Rock Indian Reservation and across the Missouri River. Paul DeMain, James Botsford, John Endrizzi, and Melissa Lewis, each of whom have experiences and perspectives to share on this movement, will recount their experiences and invite discussion as to lessons learned and the broader societal and public policy implications of the Dakota Access Pipeline protest.
Wittenberg Rummage-O-Rama May 12th & 13th 7:30am-4pm Wittenberg. Maps will be at Wittenberg area businesses. Please call 715-881-2111 for more information.
30th Annual Motorcycle Swap Meet May 12th-13th 8am-4pm S-K Service, downtown Hatley. Events include a motorcycle auction, vendors and refreshments. For more information, please call 715-446-2225.
Spring Fling Art & Wine Walk May 12th-13th Fri. Noon-10pm & Sat. 10am-4pm. Downtown, Tomahawk. Beginning at noon in a four block area of historic downtown Tomahawk, artists of all mediums, authors & musicians are invited to setup in businesses. Tomahawk High School Art students have created Sidewalk Chalk Art. Wine Walk: 4pm-8pm sample wine at 20+ businesses, wristband purchased for $20 earns you map of businesses participating, free glass, coupon book, entry in Art Raffle & even pairings at select businesses! Pre-Purchase ticket at Tomahawk Main Street or day of event at Scentability, Silver Threads, Standard Mercantile, & Tomahawk Stove Junction (1 business/block). Silent auction of a dozen prints as Jeff Calhoun plays classic guitar on the deck of The Rodeo on W. Wisconsin Ave. beginning at 8pm as tickets are drawn for art donated by participating artists. For more information, go to www.tomahawkmainstreet.org or call 715-453-1090.
Stone Soup Playing at the Langlade County Senior Center May 12th 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.
United Church of Christ Men’s Club Fish Fry May 12th 5-7pm Jack Lamar Elcho Pavilion, N11283 Dorr St., Elcho. “Cod and Shrimp Fish Fry” (fried or broiled), fries, coleslaw, & custard. Opens at 4:00 pm. For more information, please call Warren Wagner at 715-275-3134.
Shawano Jazz and Showstoppers Present: “Last Dance” May 12th & 13th 6:30-8:30pm Shawano High School, 220 County Road B, Shawano. Doors open 6:30 pm, the show starts 7pm in the Shawano High School auditorium.
17th Annual William Kubeny Golf & Bowl Tourney May 12th & May 13th Fri. 7pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Pl., Antigo. Sat. 9am Bass Lake Golf Course, W10650 Bass Lake Rd., Deerbrook. The Antigo Elks Lodge presents the 17th Annual William Kubeny Golf & Bowl Tourney. It is a fund-raising event to benefit the Antigo Youth Bowling Association. Entry Fee: $140 per two-player team. This includes: Friday, May 12th bowling at North Star Lanes starting at 7pm. North Star Lanes. Saturday, May 13th 18 holes of golf at Base Lake Country Club at 9am. Prime Rib Dinner and Awards at the Elks Lodge at 4pm. The Elks Lodge is located at 622 Clermont Street, Antigo. To download a registration form click here or for more information, call Tom Kubeny at 715-216-3769.
Amish Consignment Auction May 13th 8:30am-4pm N4310 Hill Road, Shawano. Items will include quilts, furniture, crafts, potted plants & antiques For more information, please call 715-758-6509.
Moose Lake Annual Spring Cleanup May 13th at 9-10am. Put on a pair of gloves, your boots and grab a rake and garbage bag. Get a little dirty. That’s OK. Our goal is the cleanup of Moose Lake’s shoreline, roadways and parking areas. Start at the location of your choice. Meet at the boat launch at 10:15am to document project success and for pictures.
St. John’s Lutheran Church Bake, Craft & Rummage Sale May 13th 9am-3pm St. John’s Lutheran Church, W11929 3rd Street, Leopolis. There will be a bake, craft, and rummage sale. Raffle drawing at 2 pm. For more information, go to www.tulpchurch.com.
Tigerton Spring Fling May 13th 9am-3pm Tigerton Community Center, 125 Chestnut St., Tigerton. There will be vendors, Amish baked goods and candies, food & refreshments. Please call 715-508-0246 for more information.
Tilleda Falls Campground Presents: “Nature Scavenger Hunt” May 13th Tilleda Falls Campground LLC, W13165 Cty. Hwy. D, Tilleda. Let the kids go on a nature scavenger hunt. Call 715-787-4143, or go to www.tilledafalls.com for more information.
Spring Psychic Faire May 13th 9:45am-5pm River’s Edge, 1505 Champagne St., Merrill. Join River’s Edge as they present their Spring Psychic Faire. For more information, please call 715-536-2270.
Shawano County Historical Society Presents: “Native American Day” May 13th 10am-2pm Shawano County Historical Society, 517 North Franklin Street, Shawano. Speakers talk about tribal history in our area. For more information, please call 715-526-3323.
Cerny’s Greenhouse Container Workshop May 13th 10am & 1pm, N10856 County Hwy A, Tomahawk. This class has become so popular that we had to add more sessions and start limiting the number of people per class. The cool thing about this class and the reason for its popularity is all you pay for is the plants that go in your containers. The soil, Osmocote (time-release fertilizer), and expertise are all included at no extra charge. Limit 5 containers per person. For more information, please call 715-453-4143.
Movie At The Antigo Palace Theatre May 13th 3:30pm Antigo Palace Theatre, 823 5th Ave., Antigo. Come and see The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima, a true story from 100 years ago. $2.00 per person.
Spring Open Bass Fishing Tournament May 14th 6:30am Huckleberry Harbor, Shawano Lake Channel, Shawano. Sponsored by the Shawano Bass Masters. For more information, please call 715-881-0113.
Mother’s Day Carriage Rides May 14th 11am Spur of the Moment Ranch, 14221 Helen Ln., Mountain. Treat Mom to a unique Northwoods gift! Spur of the Moment Ranch will be offering carriage rides on Mother’s Day. The cost of the ride is $50 and each ride is limited to 4 people. For all the information or to sign up, please go to www.spurofthemomentranch.org or call Ann at 715-276-3726.
Nicolet National Bank RASTA Rally May 14th Noon Perch Lake Shelter, 7650 County Park Rd., Rhinelander. Short and long course mountain bike race to be held at the Washburn trail system. The long race is approximately 15 miles. The short race is approximately 7 miles. Registration is from 9:30-11:30am. The cost is $25, $10 for high school age or younger (use code youth17 during online registration for discount). Free flower for moms! Free kids race for those 11 and under after the main race. For more information, please call Rich or Sarah Reidinger at 715-362-5070.
Mother’s Day Reception May 14th 1-4pm Langlade County Historical Society Museum, 404 Superior Street, Antigo. Take Mom out for a nice brunch and then bring her to the gallery to see the spring show. For more information, please call 715-627-4464.
Antigo Gateway Squares – Square Dance Club May 14th 2-4:30pm Antigo United Methodist Church, 2034 West Fifth Ave., Antigo. Dancers range in age from 10 to 70+ with couples, singles, & youth. The caller will be Michael Streby, SQS. The club is very active and fun. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128.
Helen Keller: A life Nearly Lost May 15th 6-8pm T.B. Scott Library, 106 1st St., Merrill. Jessica Michna of Racine will portray Helen Keller in the Friends of T.B. Scott Library’s Annual Program. Michna has become widely known for her riveting portrayals of First Ladies and other historic women as well as her fictitious characters. She has entertained groups throughout America including guests from as far away as New Zealand, Japan, and Brazil.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting May 8th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting May 9th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting May 9th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Langlade County Senior Club Meeting May 9th 1:30-3pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Agricultural & Extension Education Meeting May 9th 3:30pm Wolf River Rm, Langlade Co. Resource Center, 837 Clermont St., Antigo.
Northwood’s Networking Group May 10th 7-8am Sweet Thyme, 610 Century Ave., Antigo. Northwoods Networking Group is meeting for breakfast instead of lunch in May! Northwood’s Networking Group’s mission is to provide support, education & networking opportunities for all aspects of business & industries. Please RSVP. For more information call Jamie at 920-980-0126.
City Council Meeting May 10th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Hidden Bear Trail ATV/UTV Club Board Meeting May 10th 6pm Animal’s Bear Trail Inn, 16895 Hwy. 64, Mountain. For more information, please call Jim at 715-276-6612.
Langlade County Humane Society Membership Meeting May 11th 6pm Langlade Co. Safety Building, 840 Clermont St., Antigo.
Antigo Lions Club Meeting May 11th 7pm Swartzendruber’s Supper Club, 1315 Forrest Ave., Antigo.
Friends of Moose Lake Annual Meeting May 13th 1pm Norwood Township Hall, Phlox. Dave Seibel, Fisheries Biologist with the Wisconsin DNR will present the results of the fish survey conducted on Moose Lake this past year. Other agenda items include: Election of officers/FOML’s Clean Boats, Clean Waters Grant and what it means to the group/projects for 2017. The public is invited to attend.
Lakewood X-Country Ski Club Annual Meeting May 13th 2pm Lakewood/Townsend Ambulance Building, Hwy. 32, Townsend.
Lakewood Area Chamber Board Of Directors Meeting May 15th 4:30pm McCauslin Brook Golf Course, Club House Lane, Lakewood. For more information, please call 715-276-6500.
Lakewood Area Chamber Annual Spring Dinner Meeting May 15th 6pm McCauslin Brook Golf Course, Club House Rd., Lakewood. The meeting starts at 6pm, dinner to follow. Dinner will be a buffet of fried chicken, smoked BBQ ribs, potato salad, cole slaw, rolls, coffee & a cash bar. Cost of dinner per person is $14, which includes tax and tip. Members planning to attend, please RSVP 715-276-6500 by Monday, May 8th.
Baby & Me Group May 8th & May 15th 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 11th & May 13th 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 May 12th 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 8th & May 15th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous May 8th & May 15th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings May 9th 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 May 9th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group May 11th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
Compassionate Friends-Antigo Chapter May 10th 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 on the 2nd Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at Langlade Hospital/Conference Room 1021 (behind the chapel). For more information, please call Becki at 715-623-7123.