Community Calendar for 6/5/17 to 6/12/17
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry June 7th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & June 9th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry June 5th & June 12th 11am-1pm (Mon.), June 7th 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.
Lego Builders Club June 5th 3:15-5pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Dig into our huge stockpile of bricks and build anything you can imagine while meeting other LEGO fans! For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Music in the Park June 5th 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 Antigo Jazz Band & Honors Choir. Food will include a hot dog plate, fruit, pies & custard provided by the Antigo Music Faculty. 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 5th & June 12th 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors June 6th & June 8th (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 6th 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.
Drive for Ford-Antigo Penguins Fundraiser June 6th 10am-6pm Clara R. McKenna Aquatic Center, 111 Western Ave., Antigo. Come and see what being a Penguin is all about. There will be a free swim from 1-4pm, mini swim camps from 10-11am & 4-5pm and there will also be a lifeguard class on June 6, 7, 12 & 13 from 8am-3pm. There will be concessions including brats, burgers, hot dogs, chips, drinks & ice cream. And for parents, take a spin in a new Ford vehicle. For every test drive taken, the Ford Motor Company will donate $20 to the Antigo Swim Club for a total of up to $6,000. You can also enter to win a chance to win an Apple iPad & a 3 month family membership to the pool!
Library Gaming Club June 6th 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 6th & June 8th (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.
Transitional Jobs Event by UMOS June 7th 8-9am Langlade County Resource Center, 837 Clermont Street, Antigo. UMOS will be holding open office in the Hunting River Room at the Langlade County Recourse Center from 12:30 to 4:30 pm every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month. If you are unemployed, stop in & see us to find out more! The Transitional Jobs (TJ) Program helps participants gain the skills & experience they need to succeed in the labor market. TJ offers unemployed individuals immediate work (with pay); enhances employment opportunities for people who have difficulty entering & succeeding in the workforce; combines real work experience, skills, training & supportive service; helps employers find good workers to fill jobs. Contact TJ Northeast Office at 715-756-2311 ext. 1162 for more information or go to www.umos.org.
Blood Pressure Clinic June 7th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Healthy Ways Spring Walk June 7th 3-6pm. Register at the Lake Park Shelter between 3 & 6pm. 325 3rd Ave., Antigo. Come and enjoy the beautiful Springbrook Trail while stopping at a variety of booths along the way to learn about exercise & ways to stay healthy. Walk the entire trail or parts of the trail. Bring your family & friends. This event is FREE & sponsored by Healthy Ways Coalition. For more information contact the Langlade County Health Department – Jean or Lucianne at 715-627-6250.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride June 7th 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.
Elcho Music on the Green – Elcho High School Band June 7th 6:30pm The Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. Bobby Vintage will be performing traditional & classic country music. Admission is free. Sandwiches, desserts & custard will be available from the Elcho UCC Men’s club. For more information, please call 715-275-3134 or 715-216-1344.
Play & Learn June 8th 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 June 8th (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.
Young Artists Art Workshop June 8th 2:30-4pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Anime club founder Samantha Lehrer will be returning to Antigo to help the next generation of young artists develop their talents. Bring along some examples of your work or draw something new on the spot, and meet other kids with an interest in art! For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Music in the Park June 8th 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 Spot Lite Polka. Food will include BBQs, chips, pies, rootbeer, drinks & custard provided by the Langlade Co. Farm Bureau. In the event of severe weather, the concerts will be held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Admission is free.
Concert: An Evening With Tess & Chris & Friends June 8th 7:30pm Nicolet College Theatre, 5355 College Dr., Rhinelander. Best described as “acoustic folk with a few twists,” Tess & Chris will keep you on your toes with an eclectic mix of bluegrass & old-time music. With Tess on fiddle & Chris on guitar, the duo has performed at events & venues throughout the Northwoods since 2012. Inspired by their strong connection to the local music scene, Tess & Chris will invite other area artists to the stage to showcase the undiscovered talent within our own community. Tickets are $10. For more information, please call 715-365-4646.
Copperfest June 9th-11th Ner Park, Corner of Madison & Arbutus, Oconto. There will be performances by Johnny Wad, Grand Union, Crankin Yankees and Aaron Socha Livewire, along with Entertainer George of the Juggler and much more. Kid’s inflatables, trout pond, kids games, camel rides, racing pigs, petting zoo, street market, fireworks, UTL wrestling, parade and much more. Also a special appearance by Miss Wisconsin. Advanced wristbands good for all weekend $5 adults & $3 for seniors. Daily gate prices Adults – Friday $4, Saturday $5, Sunday $2. For more information call 920-604-3636.
Birdies & Bogeys Golf Outing June 9th 10am Riverview Golf Course, W11817 Highland Rd, Antigo. Get your 4-person team together for a day of fun. Outing includes: hole-in-one prizes, door prizes, raffles & more. Your registration covers the 18 holes, electric golf cart, dinner & prizes. Please call 715-623-4134 for more information.
Critic’s Choice Movie: Bridge Of Spies (2015) June 9th 1-3:30pm T.B. Scott Library, 106 West First Street, Merrill. Directed by Steven Spielberg & winner of the Oscar Award for Best Motion Picture of the Year, this 2015 historical drama centers on the 1960 U-2 incident during the Cold War & an American lawyer recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court. Following the court hearing, the lawyer then needs to help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U-2 spy plane pilot. Starring Tom Hanks, Alan Alda, Victor Verhaeghe and Brian Hutchison to name a few, this thriller is rated PG-13 and is 2 hours and 22 minutes long. Refreshments will be provided during the movie. For more information contact the library at (715) 536-7191.
MC Rock Fest June 9th-10th 4:30pm Fri. MC Festival Grounds, N5890 County Road H, Gleason. It is a two day classic rock festival in the beautiful Northwoods! We offer camping and great “live” music from the best bands in Wisconsin! The MC Rock Fest schedule is follows: Friday, June 9th 4:30pm-9pm The Rockers, 10pm-2am HYDE, Saturday, June 10th 12pm-4pm TBA, 4:30pm-8:30pm REPLICA, 9pm-12:30am The Johnny Wad Band. Tickets are $25 for one day pass or $35 for weekend pass. Click here to order your tickets. For more information, please call 715-216-3215.
United Church of Christ Men’s Club Fish Fry June 9th 5-7pm Jack Lamar Elcho Pavilion, N11283 Dorr St., Elcho. “Fish Fry & Shrimp” (fried or broiled), fries, coleslaw, & custard for $10 per plate with other options available at an additional cost. Opens at 4pm. For more information, please call 715-275-3134 or 715-216-1344.
Wisconsin River Pro Rodeo June 9th, 10th & 11th 7pm at the Merrill Festival Grounds, 2001 E. 2nd St., Merrill. Events begin on Friday at 7pm, Saturday at 6:30pm & Sunday events start 1pm. Bareback riding, steer wrestling, tie down roping, saddle bronc riding, team roping, women’s barrel racing & America’s favorite…bull riding. Live music following the Fri. & Sat. performances. For more information, please call 800-569-2160, 715-536-9474 or go to www.wrpr.rodeo.
The Rockin’ Tomahawk 5K Half-Marathon June 10th 6:30am Sara Park, Tomahawk. 8am- start time for Half Marathon. 9am – start time for 5K. Both races will start out at SARA Park, located on the beautiful Wisconsin River just off of downtown Tomahawk. You will run through historic downtown Tomahawk as well as along the shores of Lake Mohawksin & across the Wisconsin River. Award ceremony to follow races at 10:30am. For more information, please call the Tomahawk Chamber at 800-569-2160.
37th Annual Spring Classic of Champions Musky Tournament June 10th-11th 4:30-8pm on Friday 6/9 for registration. Eagle River Inn, 5260 Hwy. 70W, Eagle River. The event is held on the Eagle River Chain of Lakes. Fishing Sat. 7am-5pm & Sun. 7am-Noon. This is a musky release tournament. Judge boat verification. For more information, please call 715-479-2000.
Porterfield Country Music Festival June 10th-18th Green’s Green Acres Campground, N4247 River Dr., Marinette. (6 miles west of Marinette just off Hwy 64). Camping, concessions, & top Nashville recording stars. A 9 day event with entertainment nightly in the Don Williams Pavilion! Check online for ticket prices, camping available on grounds. For more information go to www.countrymusicfestival.com or call 715-789-2207.
Antigo Farmer’s Market June 10th 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.
20th Annual 2nd Saturday In June Car Show June 10th Registration 8am, Show 9am-3pm Downtown (Brown St.) Rhinelander. It draws over 125 vehicles & runs in conjunction with the “Art Fair on the Courthouse Lawn.” Free Admission. For more information, please call 715-362-7374.
Tomahawk Annual Rummage Sale June 10th 9am Tomahawk. For more information please call 715-453-2151.
Ride for Research Dual Sport June 10th-11th Fairgrounds, 1800 Fairview Ave., Wabeno. The Ride for Research is a two-day dual sport motorcycle event. The Wisconsin Dual Sport Riders motorcycle club puts together an entertaining & challenging ride using scenic forest roads & two tracks. Advance registration is required. Rider’s meeting is Saturday morning. For more information, please call 920-350-2030.
Strawberry Moon Pow Wow June 10th-11th Strawberry Moon Pow Wow Grounds, 1808 Sokaogon Dr., Crandon. For more information, please call 715-478-7500.
Antigo Chapter of Trout Unlimited Kids Fishing Day June 10th 10am-2pm City Park East, 231 Aurora Street, Antigo. There will be a fishing tank for kids so they can learn to catch their own fish, a casting contest, free food & soda for all attendees & prizes such as a boy’s & a girl’s bike will be given away. No fishing poles or bait needed. Please bring a small cooler to put your fish in. For more information, please call 715-623-3633.
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.
Twin Oaks First Poker Run & Pig Roast June 10th 11am-6pm Twin Oaks Resort, N10870 Circle Drive, Elcho. Twin Oaks Resort will be holding an ATV/UTV poker run and pig roast on Saturday, June 10, 2017, from 11 am to 6 pm. It is $15 a person to register with 100% payback. Register at Twin Oaks, Boiling Springs or Elcho Clubhouse. For more information, please call Twin Oaks Resort at 715-275-3917.
11th Annual Wittenberg Community Days June 10th-11th Sat. 2-11pm, Sun. 12-5pm Washington Park, Webb St., Wittenberg. All day games & activities, inflatables for the kids, music at 7pm and fireworks at dusk. On Sunday, there will be a parade at noon, games and a money dig. For more information, please call 715-881-2111.
Eagle River’s Great Northern Beer Festival June 10th 2-6pm Hi-Pines Eagle River Campground, 1919 Hwy. 45N, Eagle River. Featuring more than 30 microbreweries & craft beers. Recognized by Road Trips for Beer as “One of the Top Ten Spring Beer Festivals”. Advanced tickets are $35, available locally & on-line; $40 at the gate. For more information, please call 715-479-6400.
Spring into Summer Show June 10th 5:30pm Waubee Lodge, 18398 Waubee Lake Lane, Lakewood. An evening of great food and great music! The Shy Guys will rock you all night long with 60’s, 70’s and 80’s classic, request your favorites! Grand Buffet included in ticket price. Cash bar. Only 100 seats available, call early to reserve your spot! Please call 715-276-6091.
All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast & Bake Sale June 11th 8am-1pm Mattoon Community Hall, Mattoon. $6 for ages 6 to adult, 5 & under $3. All proceeds go the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Langlade County, Franzen Family Fighters Team.
June Dairy Breakfast June 11th 8am-Noon MARC – Smith Center, 1100 MARC Dr., Merrill. Enjoy breakfast with all-you-can-eat Dad’s Belgian waffles with toppings, cheesy scrambled eggs, sausage links, real Wisconsin cheese curds, chocolate & white milk, cranberry juice, orange juice & coffee. A portion of the breakfast proceeds support the FFA Alumni Scholarship fund. Horse & wagon rides, Grandpa’s Farm petting zoo, kid’s activity areas, Lincoln County Farm Bureau’s Ag Producer Expo & community blood drive. Adults $8, 6-12 years old $4, Children 5 & under free. For more information, please call 715-873-4090.
Lincoln County June Dairy Month Breakfast Blood Drive June 11th 8:30am-Noon Smith Center Hockey Rink, 1100 Marc Drive, Merrill. To schedule your life-saving donation, please call Mary at 715-873-4090. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome.
50th Anniversary Homme Home of Wittenberg Strawberry Festival June 11th 9:30am-3:30pm Homme Home, 604 S. Webb St., Wittenberg. Spend time with our residents as they enjoy strawberries, music and games. For more information, please call 715-253-2125, ext. 152.
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@example.com.
Antigo Gateway Squares – Square Dance Club June 11th 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 Pat Kelm, SQS/RDS.. The club is very active and fun. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128.
Youth Tractor & Machinery Safety Certification Course Starting June 12th Langlade County Resource Center, 837 Clermont St., Antigo. For youth ages 12-16. Registration is $75 per person. Limited to the first 20 paid registrants. For more information, please call the UW-Extension office at 715-627-6236.
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.
Economic Development Committee Meeting June 5th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting June 6th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting June 6th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
City Plan Commission Meeting June 6th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting June 12th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Langlade County Humane Society Membership Meeting June 15th 6pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group June 5th & June 12th 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 8th & June 10th 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 9th 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 5th & June 12th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous June 5th & June 12th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings June 6th 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 6th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group June 8th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.