Community Calendar for 6/12/17 to 6/19/17
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry June 14th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & June 16th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry June 12th & June 19th 11am-1pm (Mon.), June 14th 4-6pm (Wed.) & Every 3rd Sat. 10am-Noon, 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
8th Annual Boys & Girls Club Sizzlin Summer Camp June 5th-August 18th 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 & sling bag, and trained youth professionals. To register, stop in at the Boys & Girls Club, 411 Superior St., Antigo or register online at www.bgclang.org.
Emerging Talents June 10th-25th 10am-4pm (6/10 & 6/11) WOWSPACE, 114 Vinal St., Wittenberg. An exhibit of original art by Wittenberg & Birnamwood students. K-12 grade. Shows continues Saturday & Sunday 11am-3pm thru June 25th. For more information, go to www.wallsofwittenberg.com.
Joe Piskula Hockey Camp June 11-16th Langlade County Fairgrounds – Multi-Purpose Building, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. Practice with the Pros! For more information go to www.antigohockey.com. If you have questions, please email Mike Levis at 321levis@gmailcom or Joe Pikula at [email protected].
Langlade County Tavern League Golf Outing June 12th 1pm Riverview Golf Course, W11817 Highland Road, Antigo. 2 person best ball scramble. $40 per person, includes golf, a cart, prizes & fun. Dinner is only $10. Rain date will be June 19th. For more information, please call Riverview Country Club at 715-623-2663 or Boettcher’s Bar at 715-623-4686.
Music in the Park June 12th 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! Join us tonight for music by KNX (country/variety). Food will include a sandwich plate, pie & custard provided by the Antigo Band Boosters. In the event of severe weather, the concerts will be held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Admission is free.
Monday Night Women’s Road Bike Ride June 12th & June 19th 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 protected].
Shawano Area Waterways Golf Outing Fundraiser June 13th Golden Sands, 300 Nabor Rd., Cecil. An 18 hole/4 person golf scramble with prizes and raffles. For more information, please call 715-524-6349.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors June 13th & June 15th (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.
Tuesday Morning Road Bike Ride June 13th 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.
2017 Arbor Day Celebration June 13th 10:30-11:30am Railway Activity Park, 1011 1st Ave., Antigo. Come plant some trees, celebrate Arbor Day with special forestry guests. We will provide some shovels & rakes, but you may bring your own to help. Please dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. This event is free. We greatly appreciate the help planting trees within our parks & community.
Library Gaming Club June 13th 3:30-4pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Come and play games! Multiplayer video games and board games both classic and modern. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Tae Kwan Do-Traditional Chung Hon Martial Arts June 13th & June 15th (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.
Mattoon Movie Night June 13th 7-9pm Mattoon Community Hall, Mattoon. Featuring the movie: Ice Age. Concessions will be available. Bring the whole family, grab something comfy to sit on, and enjoy the show on the big screen.
Blood Pressure Clinic June 14th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Ring Up the Curtain – David Landau, Singer June 14th 10-11am Prairie River Middle School Auditorium, 106 Polk St, Merrill. David’s personal appearances are upbeat music programs that keep children engaged and constantly thinking. The kids sing some, move some, act some, dance some, shout just a little bit, and laugh a bunch. The adults sit back and enjoy the show. For more information, call Carolyn Forde 715-536-7191.
Car Seat Fitting Station June 14th 4-6pm Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison Street, Antigo.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride June 14th 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.
Lake Lucerne Water Shows June 14th – Aug. (Wed.’s in June & Aug., Mon. & Wed. in July) 6:30pm Water’s Edge Lodge, 4140 County Rd W, Crandon. Free water show. For more information, please call 715-478-1224.
Play & Learn – Scavenger Hunt June 15th 9:30 am Meet at the Duffek Island (on the boardwalk), Antigo and walk the Springbrook Trail. Bring stollers & good walking shoes. 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.
Badges and Bulls Eye June 15th & June 17th 9:30am-12:30pm Meet at Smith Center, 1100 Marc Dr., Merrill at 9am, we will be taking a bus to the Sportsman Club with all the kids, parents are welcome to ride along or drive themselves. For ages 7-11. This event is free & includes lunch and a t-shirt. You must pre-register for this program & you are allowed to register in only one of the badges & bullseye sessions. Badges & Bulls Eye is a program designed to teach kids archery. This program gets kids active in a fun & unique manner. Archery teaches kids discipline, safety & patience all while having fun & interacting with our local police officers.
Card Playing Program June 15th (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.
LAMBA Thursday Night Mountain Bike Ride June 15th 5pm Hwy 64 Mountain Bike Trail Head, White Lake. LAMBA will be hosting every other Thursday night mountain bike rides starting June 1st thru August 24. The ride will start at 5pm at the trailhead on highway 64. If it rains it is cancelled. Dates are as follows: June 29; July 13, 27; August 10, 24. For more information, please call Jeremy Stensberg at 715-216-3559.
Music in the Park June 15th 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! Join us tonight for music by Of Chorus & LYVE. Food will include hamburgers, brats, hot dogs, pie & custard from Faith Center Church. In the event of severe weather, the concerts will be held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Admission is free.
Navarino Nature Center Evening on the Wolf River June 15th 5:30pm Shawano. Canoe from Shawano down the Wolf River to Hwy. CCC. Canoes, paddles and life jackets provided. Please RSVP by 6/13/17. For more information, please call 758-6999.
Third Thursday Concerts June 15th 6-8PM WOW Art Park, Vinal St., Wittenberg. Tonight enjoy Mark Harrod…our very own native of Birnamwood, he is described as a hybrid clone of Dave Matthews and Rob Thomas. A must see, he is arguably one of the most uplifting musical acts in the Midwest. Bring chairs, a picnic supper or snack and beverages to enjoy. FREE ICE CREAM! Donations are always welcome. In case of rain, concert will be held in the WOWSPACE.
Foreign Film Night: Kon Tiki June 15th 7:30pm Nicolet College Theatre, 5355 College Dr., Rhinelander. In the new 2012 action-packed film based on true events from 1947, Norwegian adventurer Thor Heyerdahl sails from Peru on a wooden raft to prove that South Americans originally colonized the South Sea Islands. Despite his fear of water & inability to swim, Heyerdahl set sail on an unpredictable journey with only a radio, the stars & the ocean currents to help navigate. Local film buffs Steven Schreier & Tom Jerow will present the film, facilitate discussion & answer any questions. Free admission. For more information, please call 715-365-4646.
7th Annual Shank Open Golf Tournament June 16th 11am-5pm Nicolet Country Club, 5245 Fairway Ct., Laona. $79 per golfer. Includes golf w/cart, opening reception/snacks, Friday Fish Fry dinner, drinks, hole prizes and raffle prices. For more information, please call the Forest County Chamber of Commerce at 715-478-3450.
Nitro Lubricants Thrill Show June 16th & 17th 5-10pm Langlade County Fairgrounds, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. The Nitro Lubricant’s Thrill Show is an action packed family event featuring High Flying Monster Trucks, such as Nitro Menace, Jailbird, Bounty Hunter & Iron Warrior, along with Quads (4-wheelers) battling it out on the race track. Gates open at 5 pm with show starting at 7:30pm. Local Ticket Prices are as follows: $12/Purchased Locally in Advance at BP Gas Station (N4005 Hwy. 45, Antigo, WI 54409); $15/Day of Event, at the Gate; (Ages 5 and under are FREE); Online Ticket Prices are $15 / ticket at www.eventbrite.com (Keyword: Nitro Lubricants Thrill Show). This event will happen rain or shine.
Psychic Medium Sara Beaupre June 16th 6:30-9pm Boarders Inn and Suites, 7393 River Bend Rd, Shawano. Psychic Medium Sara Beaupre “An Evening with Spirit”, Tickets are $43. For more information, go to www.sarabeaupre.com.
Outdoor Movie – Star Wars: The Force Awakens June 16th 9-11:15pm Peaceful Valley Park, 420 Field Street, Antigo. Watch some movies under the stars this summer. Pack a picnic dinner, bring the family and enjoy some films on a 10’x20′ outdoor screen. Limited concessions are also available. Registration is not required for this FREE event.
Antigo Farmer’s Market June 17th 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.
2nd Purple Ribbon 5k Walk/Run June 17th 8am-Noon Mountain Bay Outfitters, 620 S Main St, Shawano. Race starts and ends at the parking lot by Mountain Bay Outfitters on Main St, Reg. 8am to 10am, race 10:30am. $10 for ages 4-9, $20 for ages 10+. All proceeds go to Safe Haven. To register contact Kayla Rusch 715-701-3545, https://ruschkayla.wixsite.com/purpleribbon5k.
Leopolis Booster Club Kid’s Free Fishing Day June 17th 9am-2pm Leopolis. There will be prizes for the kids. For more information, please call 715-787-4402.
Muscle Maniac’s Car Show June 17th 9am-3pm Lakewood Pavilion Grounds, 17258 North Rd., Lakewood. From antique to brand new, show off your vehicle! Rain or Shine! Registration from 9am-noon with trophy presentation at 3pm. Prizes awarded. Vendors on site. Food, refreshments & music. Free Admission.
Nicolet Plastics Walk/Run June 17th 9am Nicolet Plastics – Maiden Lake Warehouse, 15618 Maiden Lake Rd., Mountain. The event has been able to donate almost $72,000 to area emergency response departments since the event began in 2003. You can register the day of the event from 7am until 8:30am. Join us as we walk or run around our 4.37 mile course along the edges of beautiful Maiden Lake in the Heart of the Nicolet Forest. For more information, contact Lee Ann at 715-276-4269 or go online to www.nicoletwalkrun.com.
22nd Annual Herb Fest June 17th 10am-1pm Hanson’s Garden Village, 2660 Cty. Hwy. G, Rhinelander. Join us for our annual celebration of all things herbs! Talks, demos, samples and much more! This is a free event, rain or shine and you may come and go as you please.
Truck & Tractor Pulls June 17th 10am-3pm N11046 County Road A, Tomahawk. For more information, please call 715-551-8917.
6th Annual Clifford Hausman Vietnam Vet Picnic June 17th 11am-2pm Hudson Street Shelter, 730 Hudson St., Antigo. Karl’s Transport sponsors and honors Vietnam veterans in memory of the departed employee of Karl’s Transport. We want to invite all Vietnam veterans, their families, currently serving and non-serving veterans and their families to come and enjoy awesome food, gifts, and most of all be with the only ones who truly understand what you went through, your fellow veterans.
New on 32 – Lakewood Music Festival June 17th 11am-3pm Downtown Lakewood, Hwy. 32, Lakewood. The Lakewood Area Enchanted Shops present the ‘All Around Lakewood’ Music Festival. Featuring young, regional musicians and artists. Walk the town, enjoy the music, enjoy some food and pick up some bargains!
Park City Credit Union Summer Celebration June 17th 11am-3pm Normal Park, Merrill. This is a community event that is open to all of our locations we serve. We have a fun line up of events that include: Bouncy Houses, Candy Land and Twister, Yard games- assortment of yard games for kids/adults to play, DJ- Fun dances and music, face painting, dunk tank, food, magic shows and a clown.
Pelican Lake Fire Department Fundraiser June 17th 12-7pm Boiling Springs Tavern, 479 Cty. Rd. G, Pelican Lake. For more information, please call 715487-5222 or go to pelicanlakewi.org.
Gleason Lions Heritage Days/Mud Bog Race June 17th-18th Sat. Race Noon, Sun. Tractor Pull Noon. Gleason Lion’s Park, N5179 Bradley St., Gleason. Vehicles in 8 classes compete in the 300’ mud pit. On Sunday, there will be a pancake breakfast from 7am til noon. Other food & beverages available on grounds. For more information, please call 715-873-3436.
17th Annual All Saints Catholic School Golf Outing June 17th 1-6pm Bass Lake Country Club, W10650 Bass Lake Rd, Deerbrook. Register by 12:30 *Pre-registration is suggested. Shot-gun start at 1:00 – Rain or Shine. All proceeds go to All Saints Catholic School! Four Person Scramble – 18 Holes. $100 per person includes: golf, cart, dinner at the Refuge, entertainment, individual hole prizes, and team prizes. Dinner and prizes to follow golf outing at The Refuge (410 WI-64, Antigo) For more information, please call Stacy Beck at 715-623-4835 or go to http://ascscrusaders.org/ascs-golf-outing/
Fireworks Country Fireworks Extravaganza June 17th 1-11:30pm Fireworks Country, W18862 Hwy. 29, Wittenberg. See the largest fireworks show in central Wisconsin. There will also be pedal tractor pulls, mini rod & truck pulls, classic car show and music by Pink Houses. Food & beverages will be available on the grounds. For more information, please call 715-881-2111.
Stilen Benefit June 17th 3-8pm Vickie and the Vets, 1216 Elm Street, Antigo. David & Mary Stilen lost their home and all of their belongings in a recent house fire. All funds raised will be used to help them rebuild their life after this devastating event. There will be a DJ, dinner, bake sale and bucket & 50/50 raffles! Raffle tickets are $10 each or 3 for $20. National Mutual Benefit will match funds raised up to $2,500. For more information or to assist with this event, contact Jane Zeller at 715-610-5351.
All Saints Catholic School Summer Kick-Off Event June 17th 5-10pm The Refuge Restaurant & Northwoods Bar, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. This action packed event will be held on Saturday, June 17, 2017 and is our largest fundraiser. The need for this event is to raise money for our Catholic school. We were extremely fortunate to raise approximately $40,000 for ASCS in 2016. Money raised goes directly to ASCS to cover a wide range of needs such as: busing to events, sports equipment, professional development, classroom improvements, technology, and most importantly to meet the annual budget for our school. All are welcome to enjoy the evening with a dinner buffet, silent auction, bucket raffle, raffle ticket drawing, and entertainment. Dinner is from 5-9pm and live entertainment is from 7-10pm. Cost: Advanced tickets $15 each or $20 at the door. Dinner tickets are available for purchase by calling the ASCS School Office at 715-623.4835.
Dave Fox Dance June 17th 7-10pm the Wurl-Feind-Ingman VFW Post 2687, 203 South 4th Street, Tomahawk. For more information, please call 715-453-0854.
Sunday Night Kickball in Mattoon June 18th 6pm (weather permitting) Mattoon Upper Ball Diamond (next to Mattoon Elementary), Mattoon. All are welcome. Just show up ready to play. For questions, please contact Zak Kickhaver at 715-903-0069 or Quinn Novy at 715-216-2792.
Wabeno Area Players – Children’s Theater Camp June 19th-23rd Wabeno.
Become a Superhero June 19th 10-11am Smith Center, 1100 Marc Dr., Merrill. For ages 2-5. Superhero’s rule!!! Little ones will become their own “Superhero” in this class. We will be making capes, superhero shields, nametags and masks. After becoming a “Superhero” we will decorate and eat our own special cupcake along with some superhero juice! You don’t want to miss out on the fun! $10 per person. You must register for this program. Please call 715-536-7313.
Music in the Park June 19th 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! Join us tonight for music by the Northernaires Orchestra. Food will include pie & custard & drinks provided by CoVantage Credit Union. In the event of severe weather, the concerts will be held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Admission is free.
Snowshoe Baseball June 19th -August 28th (Every Mon.) 7-10pm Held at Snowshoe Park, Highway 47 & Choate Blvd., 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.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting June 12th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting June 13th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting June 13th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Langlade County Senior Meeting June 13th 1:30-3pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Agricultural & Extension Education Committee Meeting June 13th 3:30pm Wolf River Rm, Langlade County Resource Center, Antigo.
Northwood’s Networking Group June 14th 11:45am-1pm Langlade Economic Development Corp. Conference Rm., 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. Our topic will be “Building a Virtual Networking Platform.” Northwood’s Networking Group’s mission is to provide support, education & networking opportunities for all aspects of business & industries. We will be catering in lunch this month. RSVP is required, so please call Jamie at 920-980-0126.
City Council Meeting June 14th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Hidden Bear Trail ATV/UTV Club Board Meeting June 14th 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 June 15th 6pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group June 12th & June 19th 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) June 15th & June 17th 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 16th 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting June 12th & June 19th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous June 12th & June 19th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings June 13th 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 June 13th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group June 15th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
Compassionate Friends-Antigo Chapter June 14th 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.