Community Calendar for 7/17/17 to 7/24/17
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry July 19th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & July 21st 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry July 17th & July 24th 11am-1pm (Mon.), July 19th 4-6pm (Wed.) & Every 3rd Sat. 10am-Noon, 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Hodag Water Shows Thru August 20th (Sun. & Wed.) 7pm Hodag Park, Boom Lake, 1103 Thayer St., Rhinelander. HWS performs a show that features acts such as ballet, jump, swivel skiing, trick skiing, barefooting, doubles, trios, wakeboarding, and pyramid. Members range in age from 6 to almost 50 and some of the members have been with the team for more than 30 years. Concessions such as hot dogs, walking tacos, nachos, cotton candy, chips, beverages and many other snacks are available at each show. For more information, go to www.hodagwatershows.com.
Camp Invention July 17th-21st 9am-3:30pm All Saints Catholic School, 419 Sixth Avenue, Antigo. Camp Invention – Antigo is for kids entering K-6th grade in Fall 2017. Back for its fourth year, Camp Invention is hosted at All Saints Catholic School but is a national science and technology curriculum, and not religious education. Children are presented with fun, hands-on challenges that encourage creative problem solving, teamwork, entrepreneurship, and innovation. Camp invention is led by experienced local teachers and new curriculum is introduced each year, inspired by the Inductees of the National Inventors Hall of Fame! For more information, please contact Terri Zinchuk at 715-623-4835.
Bird Adventure Camp at REGI July 17th-20th 9am Raptor Education Group Inc., N2160 W.Rollwood Rd., Antigo. Calling all kids! Join REGI for our Bird Adventure Camp. The camp is for 1st-6th graders and each day has a birdy theme, including crafts, art projects, snacks, bird encounters, and more! 1st-3rd graders attend in the mornings from 9-12 and 4th-6th graders attend from 1-4 in the afternoons. Register for all or just some of the days. The fee is $25 per day or $75 for all four days. To register contact our Education Director at 715-623-2563 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Music in the Park July 17th 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 Community Band (Big Band). BBQ chicken, potato salad, chips, drinks, pie & custard will be available to purchase at 5:30 pm.
Vacation Bible School July 17th-20th 5:30-8pm Ascension Lutheran Church, 1412 Neva Road, Antigo, one block south of the fairgrounds. Open to all children PreK-Grade 8. Bible activities, songs, crafts, puppet shows, games, supper and snacks. All free! VBS is an fun and enjoyable way to learn about God and His love. To register call the church office at 715-627-2232, call or text Pastor Mike Spaude at 715-610-2724, or email: email@example.com. Information needed when you register: Parent’s Name, Address, Phone, Child’s name and grade in school. Hope to see you there!
Monday Night Women’s Road Bike Ride July 17th & July 24th 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.
Lake Lucerne Water Shows Thru 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.
Snowshoe Baseball June-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.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors July 18th & July 20th (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 July 18th 9am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo. This bike group meets every Tuesday morning. Meet at Antigo Public Library parking lot. Please call Joe at 715-623-5372 for more information.
Library Book Buddies July 18th (Every Tues. in June & July) 9:30am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Kids get their chance to read to adults, older kids, and sometimes even dogs in this weekly meetup. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Kids from Wisconsin July 18th 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 Leah at 715-627-4349.
Library Gaming Club July 18th 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.
Music at the Depot July 18th 5:30pm White Lake Depot, Lake Street, White Lake. LA Thrillbillies will be playing at the depot platform. Pizza, pies & custard will be served by the Historical Society & Youth Group. The rain site will be at the Lake Pavilion. For more information, please contact Judy Peterson at 715-882-8581.
Tae Kwan Do-Traditional Chung Hon Martial Arts July 18th & July 20th (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 July 19th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Library Story Time July 19th 10:30-11:30am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Stories, crafts, and other fun activities aimed at preschoolers. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Build-A-You Workshop July 19th 11am- 12:05pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Kids can stick around after our morning story time to build a new YOU! We’ll trace you on giant-sized paper and you can decorate your silhouette any way you want. Here’s your chance to get creative in a BIG way! For more information, please call Steph at 715-623-3724.
Free Summer Yoga Classes July 19th Noon-12:45pm Heinzen Peaceful Valley Pavilion, 420 Field Street, Antigo. Beginner/Intermediate Yoga for all levels of experience. Take a break from your busy day to stretch, strengthen and develop focus using yoga postures and breathing techniques. Offered by Carrie Kubacki, 200 Hour Certified Vinyasa Yoga Instructor and 200 Hour Certified Viniyoga Instructor, Yoga Alliance Registered. Please bring: Yoga mat, blocks, blanket, water. Wear comfortable clothing. A limited number of yoga supplies will be available. All participants will need to complete intake and waiver forms at their first class. For more information contact Carrie Kubacki at email@example.com or (715) 482-8896.
Bingo at the Langlade Co. Senior Center July 19th 1-2:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride July 19th 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 – Larry Jankowski & His Electric Orchestra July 19th 5:30pm The Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. Admission is free. Food will be available starting at 5:30pm. The music will be 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.
Merrill City Band Concert July 19th 7-9pm Normal Park, 500 N Center Ave., Merrill. Merrill City Band will be performing at Normal Park. Theme for the concert is “Polka Man, Go”.
11th Annual Senior Informational Day July 20th 8:30-11am Shawano Civic Center, 225 S Main St, Shawano. Free and open to those 55 and older. Register by calling 715-526-2192, ext. 3202.
Play & Learn – Culvers Restaurant Field Trip July 20th 9:30 am Culver’s, 2105 Neva Rd., 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 July 20th (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.
Pulaski Polka Days July 20th-23rd Thur. 5-11pm; Fri. 2pm-1:15am; Sat. 1pm-1am; Sun. 12:30-6pm. Polka Grounds, Pulaski. One of the largest annual Polish and polka fests in the Midwest. Art & craft show Saturday & Sunday, Polka Mass and Lutheran Worship Service on Sunday, parade on Sunday at 11am. Campsites, fireworks, firemen’s water fights, food & fun. For more information, please call 920-822-3869 or go to www.pulaskipolkadays.com
Thursday Evening Power Stretch July 20th 5:15-6:15pm Heinzen Peaceful Valley Pavilion, 420 Field St., Antigo. Intermediate/Advanced Yoga for individuals with at least six months of yoga experience. End your day with a yoga practice to strengthen and stretch the body, release stress and relax into your evening. More challenging postures and flow will be offered. Offered by Carrie Kubacki, 200 Hour Certified Vinyasa Yoga Instructor and 200 Hour Certified Viniyoga Instructor, Yoga Alliance Registered. Please bring: Yoga mat, blocks, blanket, water. Wear comfortable clothing. A limited number of yoga supplies will be available. All participants will need to complete intake and waiver forms at their first class. For more information contact Carrie Kubacki at firstname.lastname@example.org or (715) 482-8896.
Music in the Park July 20th 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 Foxfire (Country). Food will include pizza, pie & custard from the Of Chorus.
Third Thursday Concerts July 20th 6-8PM WOW Art Park, Vinal St., Wittenberg. Tonight enjoy Yata, Sinz & Orfield…their music includes folk, rock, jazz, country and blues. 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.
Gazebo Nights July 20th 6-8pm Normal Park, E. 6th St. and N. Center Ave., Merrill. Bring your chairs, blankets, & refreshments & sit back in enjoy the music. Food vendors on location. In case of inclement weather, concert will be at Les & Jim’s Lincoln Lanes, 1208 N. Center Ave. No carry-ins allowed here.
“South Pacific” July 20th-22nd 7pm & July 23rd 2pm Mielke Arts Center, N5649 Airport Rd., Shawano. The Box in the Wood Theatre Guild presents “South Pacific” directed by Susan Kluge. For tickets, please call 715-526-2525 or go to www.shawanoarts.com.
Stone Soup Playing at the Langlade County Senior Center July 21st 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.
Northern Roundup 2017 July 21st-22nd Friday gates open at 3pm; Saturday gates open at 8am. Gleason Community Club, N5335 State Hwy. 17, Gleason. Northern Wisconsin’s place to be motor show!! Qualifying show vehicles will include pre-1975 cars and motorcycles, pre-1979 Trucks. Don’t miss out on awesome bands, pin-up contest, flame throwers, mini bike races, raffles, live auctions, vendors and so much more! For more information, go to http://www.gleasoncc.org.
40th Annual Wittenberg-Birnamwood FFA Alumni Corn Roast July 21st Wittenberg Village Park, Wittenberg. Music by D.A.M. Country. Free beer from 7-11pm. (Must have a ticket to partake in refreshments) Also hamburgers, brats & cheese curds on sale. Tickets are $10 in advance & $15 at the door. Children 12 & under are free.
John Primer & The Real Deal Blues Band July 21st 7:30-9:30pm Nicolet College Theatre, 5355 College Dr., Rhinelander. There will be no denying that John Primer is the real deal when he brings house-rocking Chicago blues to the Northwoods. The two-time Grammy nominated artist was the bandleader & last guitarist for the iconic Muddy Waters. Having played with a who’s who of blues greats including Junior Wells, Buddy Guy, The Rolling Stones, and Magic Slim, John Primer is a living legend infused with the soulful sounds of his idols. Wine & beer will be available before the performance and during intermission. Tickets are $15. Purchase by calling 715-365-4646 or go to Nicoletlive.com
Antigo Farmer’s Market July 22nd 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.
5th Annual Deerbrook Rumble & Held’s Summer Celebration July 22nd Registration starts at 9:30am & ride will leave by 11am from Held’s Bar w/two bike routes. Held’s Bar, Corners of H, I & C, Deerbrook. $25 & additional $5 for the passenger. Drink & food specials after the ride along with giveaways & live music in the tent by Older Budweiser. Free rough camping behind the ballfield. For more information go to www.deerbrookrumble.com or on facebook.
Hobbyland Flyers 27th Radio Control Fun Fly Show July 22nd 10am-2pm Club Field, Dorchester. 3 miles east on Cty. Tk. A, ¾ mile south on Rosedale Dr. Watch for signs. Admission is free. Food & beverages will be available. For more information, please call Dave Williams at 715-560-0770 or 715-678-2826 or Chris Ploeckman at 715-654-5005.
Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church Car Hop July 22nd 10:30am-2pm Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, 21 W Timber Dr., Rhinelander. There will also be brats, burgers, hot dogs, shakes, malts & more. For more information, go to www.immanuelrhinelander.org.
Power Boat Drag Races July 22nd 11am-6pm at Gerrits’ Lakeview Inn, 656 County Rd G, Pelican Lake, WI. Sponsored by the Upper Midwest Power Boat Association & Pel-Cho Mudd Nutz ATV Club. There will be food, raffles & more. For more information please call Jerry Leonard at 715-977-0185.
Ballyhoos Lobster Crawl Charity Fun Run/Walk July 22nd 2-3pm Ballyhoos Eatery 124 N Prospect, Merrill. Course features Merrill’s River Bend Trail and is in conjunction with Ballyhoos Lobsterfest. Merrill, WI $5/individual, $20/family of 4 or more. Prizes to top male and female fundraisers, fastest finishers, and best costumes. This is a non-timed event. Registration before guarantees participant award. Onsite Registration available day of walk. Register at http://www.merrillparkandrec.com/events/special-events/ or call 715-536-7313.
Pickerel Chain Lakes Annual Picnic July 22nd 3-7pm Oughton Park, Pickerel Lake Road, Townsend. The annual picnic featuring raffles, music, food and beverages & children’s games all on the shore of Pickerel Lake. For more information, please call Drew Zelle at 920-209-0564.
3rd Annual Lobsterfest July 22nd 4-8pm Ballyhoos, 124 N Prospect Ave., Merrill. Join Ballyhoo’s and the Lincoln County Tavern League as they present the 3rd Annual Lobsterfest. This event is a fundraiser for the Tavern League to raise money for the Safe Ride Home Program. Your tickets gets you a fresh Maine Lobster with all the trimmings. Different raffles will be held during the night. Fees/Admission: $40* per Lobster – Full menu is available. *Price is subject to change.
Sunday Night Kickball in Mattoon July 23rd 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.
Teen Anime Night July 24th 5-7pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Check out some of the biggest shows on our big screen and enjoy complimentary snacks! For ages 13 and up. For more information, please call 715-623-3724.
Music in the Park July 24th 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 Elvis Tribute & Hayek Family (Classic Rock). Pie & custard will be available to purchase at 5:30 pm from the Antigo Garden Club.
Maker Fun Factory July 25th-July 27th 9am-Noon Risen Savior Lutheran Church, 13825 Hwy. 32, Mountain. All children 4-12 years old are invited. Bring your friends! No cost. Sign your child up online at www.TrinityRisenSavior.com or call 715-473-5633.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting July 18th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Antigo Garden Club Meeting July 18th Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. For more information, please call Barb Meverden at 715-449-2775.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting July 19th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Finance, Personnel & Legislative Committee Meeting July 19th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group July 17th & July 24th 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) July 20th & July 22nd 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 21st 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 17th & July 24th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous July 17th & July 24th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings July 18th 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 July 18th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group July 20th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.