Community Calendar for 9/18/17 to 9/25/17
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry September 20th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & September 22nd 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry September 18th & September 25th 11am-1pm (Mon.), September 20th 4-6pm (Wed.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Dr. Colleen Timm District Administrator at Langlade County Senior Center September 18th 1:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Come & meet Dr. Timm, the new District Administrator. A question & answer session will follow her speech.
Shawano Library – Movie September 18th 5:30-7:30pm Shawano City-County Library, 128 S. Sawyer St., Shawano. Come and see The Mummy (PG-13). For more information please call 715-526-3829.
Red Robin Consolidation Round Table September 18th 6-9pm Antigo High School Commons, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. The community is invited to attend a roundtable discussion to learn more about the board’s resolution for facilities consolidation as follows: move grade 8 to the Antigo High School; move grades 4 & 5 to the Antigo Middle School; create multi-track elementary schools. Your input is important.
Shawano Auxiliary – $6 Jewelry & More Sale September 19th & 20th 7:30am – 5:30pm (Tues.) & 8:30am-1pm (Wed.) 100 Shawano Hospital lobby, Cty. Rd. B, Shawano. ThedaCare Medical Center-Shawano Auxiliary is hosting a $6 Jewelry & More Sale. Get great savings on fashion jewelry, scarves, gadgets, clothing & more. Open to the public. All proceeds support the Auxiliary’s projects for patients and the hospital.
Shawano Library – Paperback Blowout Sale September 19th-21st Shawano City-County Library, 128 S Sawyer St, Shawano. Purchase 5 paperbacks for only $1. For more information, please contact the library at shawanolibrary.org or call (715) 526-3829.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors September 19th & September 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 715-627-6632.
Immanuel Lutheran Church Blood Drive September 19th 2-6pm Immanuel Lutheran Church, 21 W. Timber Drive, Rhinelander. To schedule your life-saving donation appointment, please contact Jackie Waldorf at 715-482-0513. Appointments are preferred.
Tae Kwan Do-Traditional Chung Hon Martial Arts September 19th & September 21st (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 September 20th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Peoples State Bank Blood Drive September 20th 11am-2:30pm Peoples State Bank, 1255 Lincoln St., Rhinelander. To schedule your life-saving appointment, please call Jill at 715-362-7878.
Bingo at the Langlade Co. Senior Center September 20th 1-3pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
Peace Lutheran Car Show & Cook Out September 20th 4-7pm Peace Lutheran School, 300 Lincoln Street, Antigo. Join Peace for a night of fun. There will be a bounce house, concessions, face-painting & more! Kids vote for their favorites at the car show.
Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre September 20th 5-10pm North Star Mohican Casino Resort, W12180 Co. Rd. A, Bowler. Murder at the Joker’s Corner. Dinner & Cocktails at 6 pm. Tickets $50 per person per show. Get your tickets now as there is limited seating. Must be 21 years to attend. No refunds. For more information, please call 715-787-3110 or go to www.northstarcasinoresort.com.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride September 20th 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.
Play & Learn September 21st 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 September 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 715-627-6632.
St. Mary’s of the Lake – Speaker on Dementia September 21st 1pm St. Mary’s of the Lake Parish, Cty. Rd. F, Lakewood. St. Mary’s of the Lake will be hosting Brittany Warrichaiet, RN, BSN, a public health nurse with the Oconto County Department of Health & Human Services. She will be speaking on the Oconto County Public Health Department’s plans to provide support for those suffering with dementia and for their caregivers. The meeting is open to all interested individuals. For more information, please call Mary at 715-757-2292 or Lois at 715-276-3603.
Third Thursday Concert in the Art Park September 21st 6-8pm WOW Art Park, Vinal St., Wittenberg. There will be music by The Drovers. Free admission and ice cream. Donations are welcome. In case of bad weather, the concert will move to the WOWSPACE. For more information, go to www.wallsofwittenberg.com.
Community Homecoming Pep Assembly September 21st 7pm (following the Powder Puff football playoffs) Schofield Stadium, 1399 5th Ave., Antigo. Come and support all of our fall athletes! AHS students, parents and community members are invited to participate. Cheering, class competitions, performances by the boys’ dance teams and other fun events will help us get fired up for Friday’s game! Students will be competing in a variety of games for spirit week points. Parents and community members may even be asked to join in, too! Concessions will be available.
9th Annual Carrie Damos Memorial Scholarship Ride September 22nd-24th horse trail at Clyde & Traci Kolpack residence, bordering the beautiful Nicolet Forest, N4481 Heise Rd., White Lake. All trails are marked. Please bring a current copy of your coggins to leave us. Weekend camping is $25 & $5 per horse. At the half-way point on Saturday, there will be food and a pig roast supper at 5:30pm. There will be a raffle after dinner. Then relax by our fire or yours. For additional information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 715-882-3861 or 715-216-4713.
Tigerton Annual Horse Trail Ride September 22nd-24th Embarrass River ATV Park, 1100 Quad Park Lane, Tigerton. There will also be camping, food, vendors and karaoke on Friday & Saturday nights. Please call 715-508-0097 for more information.
Antigo High School Homecoming Parade September 22nd 4pm St. John to West Elementary School, Antigo. Come and show your support. This year’s theme is “Coming Home for the Holidays.”
Hodag Musky Challenge September 22nd-24th Fri. Registration 6-8pm, Rules Meeting 8pm. Fishing: Sat. 7am-5pm; Sun. 7am-12pm. Awards Sun. 1pm. Quality Inn – Rhinelander, 668 W. Kemp Street, Rhinelander. Musky anglers from around the country will come to Rhinelander to compete in one of the most historic musky tournaments in the nation. The catch-and-release tournament will be headquartered at the Quality Inn Rhinelander and fishing will take place on area lakes. Cash purse to the winning teams as well as prizes for the first 50-inch musky, the largest musky, the largest northern pike, and more. If you’re a musky fisherman or just someone interested in the sport, don’t miss the Fishing Hot Spots Hodag Musky Challenge! Five lake groups to choose from! For more information, please call 715-365-7464 or go to www.hodagmuskychallenge.com.
Antigo Farmer’s Market September 23rd 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.
Walk to End Alzheimer’s September 23rd 8am-1pm Rhinelander High School 665 Coolidge Avenue, Rhinelander. 9am check-in, 10am ceremony/walk. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide and 18 Wisconsin communities, Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. For more information, please call Julie at 715-362-7779.
Big Woods 200 Dual Sport September 23rd-24th Riders meeting Saturday morning. Fairgrounds at Wabeno, 1800 Fairview Ave., Wabeno. The Big Woods 200 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. Many say that the best features of this ride are the many “hero” sections of single track trail on challenging terrain. Enjoy the fall colors as you ride through the forests. Advance registration is required. For more information, please call 920-350-2030.
Bright Futures 5K Color Run/Walk September 23rd 8:30am Langlade County Fairgrounds, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. The run will begin at the Langlade County Fairgrounds at starting with the 1 mile kids run at 8:30am and the 5k Run/walk at 9am. Be prepared to become a human canvas getting splashed with color throughout the course. For more information, please contact the Boys & Girls Club of Langlade County at 715-627-1389.
Colorama September 23rd 8:30am registration. Kitchenette Park, 211 W. 1st St., Merrill. Merrill Park and Recreation Department will be holding their annual Colorama. You can pick your ride, 10, 30 or 50 miles through the roads of Merrill. You will be able to enjoy seeing all the beautiful colors of fall. For more information, please contact the Merrill Park and Rec Dept. 715-536-7313.
2017 Walk to End Alzheimer’s September 23rd 9am Antigo Middle School, 815 7th Avenue, Antigo. Registration at 9am; Ceremony at 10am Walk to follow. The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s™ is the nation’s largest event to raise awareness & funds for Alzheimer’s care, support & research. Walkers can choose from a 1-mile or 3-mile route. Everyone is welcome to participate. There is no fee, but registration is required. Walkers raising $100 or more will receive a Walk to End Alzheimer’s t-shirt. Walkers are not required to raise funds but it is encouraged. Visit alz.org for more information or call Kassie at 920-260-4533.
Laona’s First Annual Fall Festival September 23rd 9am-5pm At Community Park (with Soup Kettle), Laona. There will be art & craft vendors, hot food, apple cider & more. Fun for everyone. Free admission.
Saturday Fall Festival September 23rd Camp 5 Museum, 5068 US. Hwy. 8, Laona. Enjoy the colors of Northern Wisconsin from the windows of the Lumberjack Steam Train. Come ride our award-winning Green Treasure Forest Tour, get lost in the corn maze and check out the haunted slaughter house. An exciting event for children of all ages! For more information, go to www.camp5museum.org.
Grampa’s Farm September 23rd-24th 10am to 5pm N2613 Norwegian Road, Merrill. Also September 30th & October 1st, 7th & 8th. Bring your family out to Grampa’s Farm to see how Grampa and Gramma ran the farm back in the day. Have a chance on milking a cow, making toys, apple target practice, washing clothes, and so much more. Live animals available for kids to learn how to handle, hay bales for kids to crawl on, wagon rides, pumpkin patch, and corn maze. Activities all day long for the family to enjoy. $10 per person. Kids get to bring home a pumpkin.
Taste of Tigerton Applefest September 23rd 10-5pm Tigerton Community Park, corner of Beech & Pine Streets, Tigerton. An event to showcase local apple orchards selling varieties of apples, apple pie contest, food booths and arts & crafts. Please call 715-535-2110 for more information.
Walls of Wittenberg Fall Show Thru October 8th (Sat. & Sun.) 11am-3pm WOWSPACE, 114 Vinal St., Wittenberg. Some of the Best of “WOW.” Featuring the artwork of: Sharon Feathers, Jim Lenberger, Judy Pubanz, Len Pubanz, Jim Rowe III. We will be again be a part of the Miles of Art tour on September 30th and October 1st from 10am to 5pm. Artists and demonstrations will be available during Miles of Art. For more information, go to www.wallsofwittenberg.com.
Porter’s Patch Farmtoberfest September 23th-24th 11am-4pm weather permitting. Porter’s Patch, W4314 WI-156, Bonduel. Our fall family farm fun adventure runs every weekend from 11am to 4pm, weather permitting. Fun activities in the Little & Big Pumpkin Villages are Check Point Charlie Challenge in our 10 acre corn maze, scenic relaxing hay ride, the pumpkin patch, pumpkin bowling, pumpkin toss, tug o’ war, pumpkin painting, old fashion water pump races, corn cob chuck, scare crow making, round bale hay play, pumpkin checkers, tic tac toe, and pumpkin twister, gunny sack races, pumpkin checkers and bud’s building blocks. The farm store will be stocked with 5 different squash, pie pumpkins, corn shocks, ornamental corn, straw bales, gourds, tomatoes, potatoes, great food, all sizes of pumpkins and friendly fall farm guides to assist you. Visit www.porterspatch.com for additional information, or call 715-758-8162.
22nd Annual Langlade Hospital Parade of Homes September 23rd Noon-4pm. It’s road trip time! Come enjoy a Saturday touring some of Langlade County’s most amazing homes. All proceeds will benefit Langlade Hospital. Open to adults and children age 13 or older. Houses this year include: #1 Hoffman House/Tom and Brady Koss, 1015 Fifth Avenue, Antigo, #2 Mary Alice Keen, N6958 Hwy 45, Deerbrook, #3 Trevor and Karen McCarthy, 3460 Cortland Lane, Antigo, #4 Karen Phillips, W11078 South Shore Road, Deerbrook, #5 Kyle Stoltz and Alex Decker, N9599 Greenway Lane, Deerbrook. Please do not smoke, take photos or videos while touring homes. For more information, please call Jalaine at 715-623-7082.
Pine River Fire Department Pig Roast September 23rd 1pm-Midnight Pine River Fire Station, N1622 Rangeline Road, Merrill. Enjoy a nice pork meal along with many different raffles for you and your family to get into. There will be activities all day long with live music and a huge firework display. Here is a chance to see the fire department equipment up close.
Antigo High School Homecoming Dance September 23rd 7:30-11pm Antigo High School Commons, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. There will be music by A-Jays Disc Jockey Service. Tickets are $5 in advance and $6 at the door.
St Jakobi Church Potato Pancake Dinner September 24th 9:30am-12:30pm St. Jakobi Church, County Highway A, Gresham. (5 miles NW of Shawano) All you can eat, take-outs available. Church service at 9am. Adults $9, children 6-12 $5. Potato Pancakes/Wheat Pancakes, porkies, maple syrup, butter, Wisconsin cheese, applesauce, pie, coffee & milk.
St. Wencelslaus Parish Fall Festival September 24th 10:30am St. Wencel’s Church, N5340 Church Road, Deerbrook. (5 miles north of Antigo in Downtown Neva) Come join the fun! Mass at 10:30am featuring music performed by Kylie Resch. The festival will start at 11:00 a.m. with food – featuring their famous chicken booyah, barbeque & homemade pies, silent auction, bucket raffle, crafts, produce, bake sale, games, activities & other cash prizes! Everyone is welcome. For more information, please call St. Wencel’s Church at 715-627-2126.
Antigo Gateway Squares – Square Dance Club September 24th 2-4:30pm Antigo United Methodist Church, 2034 West Fifth Ave., Antigo. Dancers range in age from 10 to 70+ with couples, singles, & youth. Caller is Sharon Albright, SQS. The club is very active and fun. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128.
Unified School District of Antigo Consolidation Meeting September 18th 6-9pm Antigo High School Commons, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. An opportunity for community members to gather & discuss the consolidation planning in our district. For more information, please call Bobbi Braun at 715-627-4355.
Lakewood Area Chamber of Commerce Meeting September 18th 6pm Red Arrow Snowmobile/ATV Club Clubhouse, 16712 Hummingbird Hill Lane, Townsend. For more information, please call 715-276-6500.
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting September 19th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Antigo Garden Club Meeting September 19th 5:45pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting September 20th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Finance, Personnel & Legislative Committee Meeting September 20th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Langlade County Ice Age Trail Chapter Meeting September 21st 7-9pm Eau Clair River Rm., Langlade County Resource Center, 837 Clermont St., Antigo. Please contact the coordinator Joe Jopek at 715-623-2645 for a copy of the agenda.
Baby & Me Group September 18th & September 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.
AA Support Group (Open) September 21st & September 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 September 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 September 18th & September 25th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous September 18th & September 25th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings September 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 Chapter #950 September 19th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group September 21st 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.