Community Calendar for 6/25/18 to 7/2/18
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry June 27th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & June 29th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103.
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry June 25th & July 2nd 10:30am-12:30pm (Mon.), June 27th 4-6pm (Wed.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
Grill Masters Wanted for the Northwood’s Triple Crown BBQ Contest. Win $1,500 in prize money and more. The event is at the Langlade County Fairgrounds on August 11th. Log on to NorthwoodsTripleCrown.com for complete details.
Mahjong at the Langlade County Senior Center June 25th & July 2nd 1-4pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Come and learn how to play. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Music in the Park – Elvis Tribute & Hayek Family June 25th 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! Concerts held every Monday & Thursday, June-August. In the event of severe weather, concerts are held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Free admission. For more information, please call 715-627-1014.
Monday Night Women’s Road Bike Ride June 25th & July 2nd 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.
Snowshoe Baseball Through August 27th (Every Mon.) 7:30pm Held at Snowshoe Park, Highway 47 & Choate Blvd., Lake Tomahawk. Snowshoe baseball is a game of softball played on snowshoes, using a 16 inch ball with no gloves. Concession stand opens at 5:30pm. Hamburgers, brats, hot dogs, popcorn & the fan favorite, homemade pies, are served at every game. No charge for admission. Arrive early & watch the players warm up because seats & pies go quickly. For more information, go to www.laketomahawkwi.org.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors June 26th & June 28th (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.
Strong Bones with Kathy June 26th & June 28th 9-10am Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Strong Bones is an ongoing strength training program designed to help adults become or stay fit, strong & healthy. Individuals will improve muscle strength, bone density, self-confidence, sleep and vitality. Also, participants have shown a decreased risk of diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, depression & obesity. Classes are offered for an hour, twice a week. Pre-register by calling the Aging and Disability Resource Center at 715-627-6232.
Tuesday Morning Road Bike Ride June 26th 9am 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.
Annual Shawano Chamber Golf Outing June 26th Registration 10am, shotgun start at 11am Pine Hills Golf Course, N9499 Pine Hills Dr., Gresham. NACHO Ordinary Golf Outing! 4-person scramble. Team must be co-ed to be eligible for awards. $85 per player, $340 per team, 18 holes with cart, dinner and raffle ticket. Dinner at 5pm. Dinner only $30. Rain or shine. Call to reserve at 715-524-2139.
Library Gaming Club June 26th 3:30-5pm 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.
An Evening With Scott Kirby & Friends June 26th 7:30-9pm Nicolet College Theatre, 5364 College Drive, Rhinelander. Scott Kirby, one of the Northwood’s best & busiest musicians, returns with a blend of genres he calls “bluecountry-folkgrass.” Drawing from a variety of influences, he combines guitar looping, harmonica, & kick drum to deliver an undeniably original sound. Inspired by his strong connection to the local music scene, Kirby will invite other area artists to the stage to showcase both the well-known & undiscovered talent within our own community. The cost is $10. For more information, please call 715-365-4646.
Blood Pressure Clinic June 27th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Immunization Clinic June 27th 9am-4pm Langlade County Health Department, 1225 Langlade Road, Antigo. The immunization clinic is available to provide childhood immunizations & adult vaccinations. The vaccinations are FREE to children 2 months – 18 years of age if you have Medical Assistance or no insurance. Adult vaccinations are available some with a minimal fee or FREE if you have MC or MA. Contact the Health Department at 715-627-6250 for more information or to see if you are in need of any vaccinations.
Reading is MAGICAL June 27th 10-11am Prairie River Middle School auditorium, 106 Polk St., Merrill. Magician Isaiah Foster has been a professional entertainer for more than 10 years. He promises a fast-paced, highly interactive comedy show that will leave you laughing. Admission is free. For more information, please call Carolyn Forde at 715-536-7191.
Preschool Story Time June 27th 10:30-11:15am Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Join us for story time at the Antigo Public Library! This is a great way for kids who haven’t started school yet to meet & socialize with peers. Every week we’ll read 2 or 3 books together as well as doing some songs & movement. We also do a simple craft or coloring page that helps kids develop creativity & motor skills, & occasionally (attendance permitting) other activities such as parachute play. This event is geared towards preschoolers, but older or younger kids are welcome to attend as well.
American Girl Club – Series of 3 June 27th Noon-1pm T.B. Scott Library, 106 1st St., Merrill. Wednesdays, June 13, 20 & 27 series of 3 classes. Participants will engage in activities inspired by the popular American Girl characters. There will be stories, crafts and games with a focus on girl power. Next fall’s grades 3-5. Admission is free. For more information, please call Carolyn Forde at 715-536-7191.
Bingo at the Langlade Co. Senior Center June 27th 1-2:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
United Church of Christ Men’s Club “Grilled Pork Loin Dinner” June 27th 5-7pm Jack Lamar Elcho Pavilion, N11283 Dorr St., Elcho. Grilled pork loin, mashed potatoes & gravy, carrots, salad bar, dessert & coffee. Rain or shine. Bar opens at 4pm. Serving food at 5pm. Cost $12. For more information, please call 715-275-3134 or 715-216-1344.
Wednesday Night Road Bike Ride June 27th 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.
Music on the River June 27th 6pm Veterans Memorial Park, Tomahawk. FREE live music series at Veterans Memorial Park. Bring your chairs, picnic dinner and your favorite beverage and enjoy music along the Wisconsin River. For more information, please call 715-453-5334.
The Stone Soup Brothers Performing Gospel Music June 27th 6-8pm New Horizons Methodist Church, 400 E. Front St., Wittenberg. Free admission.
Lake Lucerne Water Shows Through August (Wed.’s) 6:30pm Water’s Edge Lodge, Cty. W, Crandon. Free water show. For more information, please call 715-478-1224.
Merrill City Band Concert June 27th 7-8pm Normal Park, 500 N. Center Ave., Merrill. Enjoy the music of our local talents from the Merrill City Band.
Play & Learn June 28th 9:30-11am N4013 Hwy. 45, Antigo. Play & Learn is a weekly play group program for parents, caregivers & children from birth to age 5. Staff will provide a parent lesson, an activity for parents & children to do together. The activity will build skills for school readiness & milestone achievement. Quarterly Ages & Stages questionnaires are made available to parents & caregivers to assist families in helping their children to reach age based development milestones. Join the conversation on Facebook – Northwood’s Family Resource Centers http://www.facebook.com/NorthwoodsFRCN. For more information, please call 715-627-1414.
Cards, Dominoes & Game Playing Program June 28th (Every Thurs.) 1-4pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Have you been looking for someone to play cards & games with? Here is your chance to meet others and share your love for cards, dominoes & games. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
REGI Raptor Presentation June 28th 3-4pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. See a variety of raptors native to this area and learn how the Raptor Education Group rehabilitates wounded birds in this exciting free presentation. For more information, please call Steph at 715-623-3724 or go to http://www.raptoreducationgroup.org/
Music in the Park – The Silhouettes (Country) June 28th 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! Concerts held every Monday & Thursday, June-August. In the event of severe weather, concerts are held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Free admission. For more information, please call 715-627-1014.
Holiday Flea Market June 29th 7am-4pm Langlade County Fairgrounds, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. Come see the treasures at the Langlade County Fairgrounds, & give them a new home. Admission is $2. For more information, contact Zurko Enterprises at 715-526-9769.
Northern Roundup June 29th & 30th 8am MC Festival Grounds, N5890 Cty. Rd. H, Gleason. 2018 will include more cars, more music, pinup contest, club pick trophies, live auction, mini bike races, vintage campers, vendors and so much more. This year we are proud to be able to offer powered camping and showers on site along with multiple food vendors! Come out and join us at the MC Festival Grounds! A portion of the proceeds to benefit The Never Forgotten Honor Flight.
Spirits at the Lake June 29th Bass Lake Country Club, W10650 Bass Lake Rd., Deerbrook. A four person golf scramble and spirit sampling. Under the tent you’ll enjoy…Spirit sampling and Buffet will be from 5-8pm. Live Music by Hip Pocket and Slim Man. Evening event is $35 in advance, $40 at the door if available. Signature drink, 1970’s themed buffet, live music provided by Hip Pocket and Slim Man, raffles and silent auction. Hosted by CoVantage Credit Union to benefit the Community Health Foundation of Aspirus Langlade Hospital. To reserve an evening ticket or for more information contact, please contact Jenny at email@example.com or 715-623-9557.
2nd Annual Forest County Festival June 29th-July 1st Crandon International Raceway, 10104 Hwy. 8, Crandon. All 3 days will be jam packed with fun things to do. Free admission and carnival rides. Tickets only available at the festival.
Monster Truck Shootout June 29th & June 30th Gates open at 5pm. 7-8:30pm Langlade County Fairgrounds, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. Enjoy all the fun & high energy excitement of the biggest & baddest monster trucks on the planet!! Get a chance to ride on a real monster truck. Selling rides. See giant national TV monster trucks in wild & amazing competition – the only chance in the area to see these superstars compete in non-stop action, plus Quads and Demo Cross. Advance general admission tickets ONLY $12 for Children 2 & up!! VIP $25 Saturday ONLY. Get early access 1 free pizza slice, 1 free drink (beer excluded), free limited edition MTS t-shirt. Advance tickets available at: Gas n Go Travel Center, 2120 Neva Road or Gas n Go North, N4005 U.S. Hwy 45. You can also purchase tickets at the gate on day of show….cash only. Prices are slightly higher at gate. All ticket sales are final, no refunds. Show runs rain or shine. No outside food/drinks or coolers allowed into facility. Caution, the event is loud.
Massive Independence Day Flea Market June 30th & July 1st 7am-4pm Shawano County Fairgrounds, 990 E. Green Bay St., Shawano. Massive Independence Day Flea Market. Also July 7th & 8th. For more information, please call 715-526-9769 or go to www.zurkopromotions.com.
Antigo Farmer’s Market June 30th 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.
9th Annual Run For the Cause 5K Run/Walk June 30th 8am Forest County Courthouse, Crandon. Run 4 The Paws 5K Run/Walk benefits Kollin Gerow and the Crandon cross country team. Register online at www.run4thepaws.com.
Big House Legionnaire Mudd Challenge June 30th Crandon International Off-Road Raceway, 10104 US Highway 8 W, Crandon. The Big House Legionnaire Mud Challenge, 5 mile run, is designed for promoting physical activity and great family, muddy fun. Over 15 obstacles will be spread over Crandon International Off-Road Raceway. Some wild, some big, some mud and all a challenge! Amateurs, competitive & elite athletes will be competing for prizes & bragging rights. Proceeds to benefit the Northwoods United Way and American Cancer Society. For more information, go to www.legionnairemudchallenge.com.
Phlox 4th of July Celebration June 30th Norwood Memorial Park, 506 Graham Ave., Phlox. Come watch the Annual Semi-Fast Pitch Softball Tournament at the Norwood Memorial Park. Stick around Saturday night for the Phlox Fireworks display! Food and refreshments available. No carry-ins. Everyone welcome! Please call 715-489-3492 for more information.
Kids Fishing Tournament June 30th Birch Hills Resort, 16688 Nicolet Rd., Townsend. Sponsored by the Green Bay Bassmasters. For more information please call 715-276-6195 or visit www.birchhillsresort.com.
Pinwheel Fest June 30th 9am-4pm Eagle River Fairgrounds, 164 Forest St., Eagle River. A brand new event! The Pinwheel Fest is a 1 day, outdoor, rain or shine, family fun event. There will be both an artisan market featuring quality handmade items & a merchant market featuring high quality commercial vendors, on-going entertainment, delicious food vendors, bounce houses, free train rides & free pinwheels while supplies last. Please call 715-359-5861 for more information.
Mountain Fireworks Celebration June 30th 10am Bill Lazansky Community Building, Hwy 32/64, Mountain. The day starts with the craft fair at 10am, horseshoes at 10am, pool tournament at 11am, DJ music from NOON to 7pm, Just Havin Fun Band from 7 to 11pm with Fireworks at dusk. There will also be food, refreshments, meat wheel and bouncies for the kids! All at the Bill Lazansky Community Building. Sponsored by the Mountain Fire Dept. Auxiliary.
12th Annual Cloverleaf Lakes Kiddie Parade June 30th 10am At the boat launch. Pine & Grass Lakes. There will also be a pontoon parade at 6:30pm. For more information, please call 715-823-9151.
Gresham 4th of July Festivities June 30th 11am Gresham. The parade is at 11am with fireworks at dusk.
Shawano Park & Rec. Community Sailing Program June 30th 11am-1pm or 2-4pm Smalley Park, 211 Riverside Dr., Shawano. A free introduction to sailing class for ages 7 & older at Smalley Park on the Wolf River. Call 715-526-6171 for more information or stop at the Shawano Rec. Department.
Little Rice Chicken Picnic June 30th 11am-5pm Little Rice Fire Station, 3737 County Road Y, Tomahawk. Come and enjoy food, kids’ games and raffles.
Tilleda Dayz June 30th & July 1st Tilleda. On Saturday, there will be a bean bag tournament & music, food & other activities. On Sunday, there will be a parade at 1pm & other activities. For more information, please call 715-787-4352.
Town of Laona’s 4th of July Celebration June 30th Noon parade, with Laona Fire Department picnic to follow at Silver Lake Beach. Fireworks at dusk at Laona Ballfield.
Crandon Fire Department 4th of July Celebration June 30th Downtown, Crandon. Parade at Noon on Lake Avenue. There will also be fireworks at dusk at the Crandon International Raceway.
Mecikalski Stovewood Museum Saturdays & Sundays (thru Labor Day) 1-4pm, Jennings. This is a national historic site, constructed with an unusual method of folk architecture known as “stovewood.” The Mecikalski Stovewood Museum is the only known commercial stovewood building still standing in the U.S. View many turn-of-the-century exhibits associated with the building’s history. Located 5 miles east from Pelican Lake on Hwy B. Free admission. For more information, visit our Facebook page or go to www.stovewoodmuseum.com.
Chip Duncan Photography June 30th 8-10pm Three Lakes Center for the Arts, 1760 Superior St., Three Lakes. Join Chip on a photographic journey into remote locations including Colombia, Haiti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Ghana, Burma, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan & Peru. Tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for children. For more information, go to www.tlcfa.org.
Fireworks on the Pond June 30th Everbreeze Resort, 13755 Lakeshore Lane, Mountain. Join us for a great evening. For more information, please call 715-276-7585.
Bonduel Civic Association Classic Car July 1st 8am-3pm Cedar Park, 617 W. Green Bay St., Bonduel. 8th annual event with seven classes of vehicles. This show consists of classic, sports, muscle vehicles (just to name a few), along with motorcycles. Trophies for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.
Holy Family Catholic Church Picnic July 1st 11:30am Holy Family Catholic Church, W10524 Cole St, Elcho. Food and Refreshments. Music and karaoke by DJ DOC Gary and a performance by LYVE at 1pm. We have over 50 raffles including our grand prize of a 49 inch LG HDTV.
Music in the Park – Hip Pocket (R&B Rock) July 2nd 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! Concerts held every Monday & Thursday, June-August. In the event of severe weather, concerts are held at the Heinzen Pavilion in Peaceful Valley. Free admission. For more information, please call 715-627-1014.
Vacation Bible School at Ascension Lutheran Church July 16th-19th 5:30-8pm each evening. Ascension is located at 1412 Neva Road, Antigo, on Highway 45, just one block south of the fairgrounds. Open to all children 3 years old through Grade 8. Bible activities, songs, crafts, games, supper, and snacks. All free! VBS is a fun 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: firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to our Website: www.ascensionantigo.com. Please provide the following Information when you register: parent’s name, address, phone, child’s name and grade in school. Hope to see you there!
Antigo Kiwanis Club Meeting June 26th Noon The Refuge Restaurant, 410 Hwy. 64, Antigo. New members are welcome.
Antigo Library Board of Trustees Meeting June 26th 5-7pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo.
Hotel/Motel Room Tax Commission Meeting June 27th 8:30am City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting June 27th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Public Works Committee Meeting June 27th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Committee of the Whole Meeting June 27th 6:15pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Economic Development Committee Meeting July 2nd 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group June 25th & July 2nd 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 28th & June 30th 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 29th 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 25th & July 2nd 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm
Overeaters Anonymous June 25th & July 2nd 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings June 26th 6:45am & 5:30pm United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group Chapter #950 June 26th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group June 28tht 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
NEWCOMERS – Nicolet Welcome Service has a FREE WELCOME PACKET filled with gift certificates and brochures from Antigo/Langlade County businesses. For a warm friendly welcome, call Christine at 715-627-2881 or go to www.nicoletwelcome.com.
Zumba Gold is for those looking for a modified Zumba class that recreates the original moves at a lower intensity. Perfect for active older adults and first-timers! Classes are taught by ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor Terri Johnson. LOCATIONS: Schroeder’s Fitness Studio, 710 S. Superior St., Antigo, Mon. & Wed., 10am. Upham Town Hall, N9575 Cty. Hwy. B, Summit Lake, Mon., Wed., & Fri., 8am. Schoepke Town Hall, 769 US. 45, Pelican Lake, Tue. & Thur., 4pm. Fee: $5 per class. First class is COMPLIMENTARY. Follow @upnorthfitness at Facebook or visit terrijohnson.zumba.com for schedule changes.
Langlade County Community Ceramics, a non-profit painting group that meets every Monday and Friday from 9am-Noon at Sts. Mary & Hyacinth, Classroom 8, 819 3rd Ave., Antigo. Class cost is $3.00, to cover paint and anyone is welcome. We also take art-related field trips four times a year.
Alzheimer’s Support Group June 28th 1:30-3pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. This Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support group will meet the 4th Thursday of each month. Kathy Boksa is the group’s facilitator. The meeting is open to all area families & caregivers. There is no charge. For more information, please call Kathy at 715-350-4210.
HALOS-Helping Another grieve a Loved One’s Suicide June 28th 6:30-9pm NTC Antigo Campus-Wood Technology Center, 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. We are a new support group for anyone who has felt the devastating effects of a friend’s or loved one’s suicide. Meetings to be held the fourth Thursday each month in Room WT119 of the Wood Technology Center at NTC Antigo Campus. For more information, contact Tara at 715-219-5958.