Community Calendar for 7/8/19 to 7/15/19
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry July 10th11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & July 12th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103. Our monthly donation focus for the month of June is chicken, beef & vegetable broth (low or no salt). For the month of July, our focus will be Beverages: fruit and vegetable juices (low salt and sugar) and tea. The following is a testimonial from an individual helped by the Antigo Community Food Pantry this year: “As a senior citizen, I live on a fixed income but all of my medications and rent have increased significantly as well as the price of food. Without the food pantry, my diet would lack good food and my overall health would decline.”
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry July 8th & July 15th 10:30am-12:30pm (Mon.), July 10th 4-6pm (Wed.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
2019 Thrivent Cans Hunger Food Drive Important Dates – Build Week: September 21-29; Voting & Judging Week: September 30 – October 6; Food Pickup: October 7; Awards Dinner: October 9. Join other business in our community addressing the needs of families struggling with food-insecurity. For more information contact Jean Greening at Thrivent Financial (715-623-5279 or at [email protected]) or Rose Prunty at the Antigo Community Food Pantry (715-623-1103 [email protected]).
Mahjong at the Langlade County Senior Center July 8th 1-3pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Come and learn how to play. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Monday Night Women’s Road Bike Ride July 8th 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. Once a month they will meet somewhere different in the county. The alternative rides start at 5:45. Please email Mary Jo Filbrandt for directions and the routes for these alternative rides. There will be up to three groups with a 10-12 mile route and a 20-25 mile route. A bike helmet is required. For more information, please contact Mary Jo at [email protected].
Summer Soccer Kindergarten to 1st Grade and 2nd to 3rd Grade July 8th– August 7th (Mon. & Wed.) 5:30-6:50pm Saratoga Park, 1235 Nantasket St., Antigo. This league is all about having fun. No scores are kept and there are no officials. Coaches are on the field with the kids and provide positive feedback to the players. Coaches have the flexibility of determining breaks. Weather: Games will not be played if there is lightning or thunder. Coaches are responsible for cancelling and determining make-up game times. For more information, please call 715-623-3633 ext. 131.
Monday Night Run/Walk with Jack Lake Silent Sports Association July 8th 5:30-8:30pm Jack Lake Mountain Bike Trail, N8375 Park Road, Deerbrook. Start your week out on the trail! Join the Jack Lake Silent Sports Association on Mondays at 5:30 pm for a run/walk on the single track trails. They will meet at the trailhead located to the right when entering Veterans Memorial Park. You can then run, hike, or skip your own distance and pace and meet back when you are finished. Run/walk will happen rain or shine! Feel free to stay and socialize after. The bikers have Thursday night rides if that’s more your style! For more information, please call 715-216-5662.
Music in the Park – Rocker (Variety) July 8th Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6:30pm (6pm in Aug). 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. Food will be available.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors July 9th & July 11th (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 July 9th & July 11th (Every Tues. & Thur.) 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 “Geezer” Bike Rides July 9th 10am-Noon Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Tuesday Morning “Geezer” Bike Rides are every Tuesday morning. They meet at the parking lot behind the Antigo Public Library and Dixie Lunch at 10:00 am in the spring and 9:00 am in the summer. They divide into groups going distances of 10 to 25 miles. Rides will last 1-2 hours. Contact Nick Salm at [email protected] for more information or to be put on his email list.
Stuart Stotts-Singer/Storyteller July 9th 2pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. For more information, please 715-623-3724.
Summer Soccer – 4th to 5th Grade and 6th to 8th Grade July 9th-August 8th 5:30pm-6:50pm Saratoga Park, 1235 Nantasket St., Antigo. The focus is on fundamentals and building basic soccer skills. There is one official per game. Coaches should challenge their players with drills before games. Playing time is determined by attendance at practices. Weather: Games will not be played if there is lightning or thunder. Coaches are responsible for cancelling and determining make-up game times. For more information, please call 715-623-3633, ext. 131.
Second Tuesday Concert Series – Quarry Road July 9th 6-8pm WOW Art Park, Vinal St., Wittenberg. Free admission and ice cream. Donations are welcome. Bring your lawn chairs, picnic or snacks. In case of bad weather, the concert will move to the WOWSPACE. For more information, go to www.wallsofwittenberg.com.
Blood Pressure Clinic July 10th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Preschool Story Time July 10th 10:30-11:30am 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.
Bingo at the Langlade Co. Senior Center July 10th 1-2:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
Car Seat Fitting and Checks July 10th 4-6pm Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. Free car seat checks and sitting performed by certified staff. Some car seats available at reduced cost. For more information, please call Linda at 715-623-3633 ext. 140.
Play & Learn July 11th 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 July 11th (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.
Music in the Park – Stone Soup Brothers (Variety) July 11th Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6:30pm (6pm in Aug). 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. Food will be available.
Northwoods Triple Crown July 12th-14th Langlade County Fairgrounds, 1633 Neva Road, Antigo. The Northwoods Triple Crown is three days of family fun and entertainment July 12-14, 2019 at the Langlade County Fairgrounds in Antigo. Featuring a Logging Camp Dinner & draft horse demos on Friday, July 12th, a Wild West Extravaganza with Buffalo Bill & Annie Oakley Friday through Sunday and Professional Bull Riders and Barrel Racers from throughout the Midwest will compete for cash and prizes in the Bulls & Barrels performance on Saturday, July 13th. Enjoy the Grill Masters Challenge where local and regional teams compete for the title of the Northwood’s GrillMaster. Sunday features the Northwood’s Cowgirl Challenge. Thousands in cash and prizes are up for grabs in this Challenge. For additional information please contact Shaughn Novy at (715) 610-1065 or email her at [email protected].
Stone Soup Playing at the Langlade County Senior Center July 12th 1:45-3:45pm Langlade Co. Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. They will be playing music for your enjoyment. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
United Church of Christ Men’s Club Fish Fry July 12th 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.
MK Triathlon & Splash-N-Dash July 13th 7:30am Veteran’s Memorial Park at Jack Lake, N8375 Park Road, Deerbrook. Known as one of the most scenic places in Langlade County, Jack Lake will again be host to a day of racing, eating, drinking and music to support the Antigo Swim Club! The weekend’s events include an off-road triathlon, a swim/run duathlon and kid’s race. Competitors can compete in either the solo or team divisions. For more information or to register, go to https://antigoswimclub.swimtopia.com or call 715-623-4134.
Antigo Farmer’s Market July 13th 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.
Antigo Gateway Squares July 14th 2-4:30pm Antigo United Methodist Church, 2034 W. 5th Ave., Antigo. Dancers range in age from 10 to 70+ with couples, singles, & youth. The club is very active and fun. Caller is: Pat Kelm, SQS/RDS. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128 or Stacie at 715-598-2907.
Camp Invention July 15th-19th 9am-3:30pm All Saints Catholic School, 419 Sixth Avenue, Antigo. Camp Invention – Antigo is for kids entering K-6th grade in Fall 2019. Back for its 6th 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 call 715-623-4835.
Football Mini Camp July 15th-18th 10:15am-1pm Antigo High School, 1900 10th Ave., Antigo. The camp is for incoming grades 9th-12th. More information is available at www.antigofootball.com or email [email protected] with any questions.
Vacation Bible School at Ascension Lutheran Church July 15th-18th 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 those entering Grade 9. Bible activities, songs, crafts, games, supper & 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: [email protected], 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!
Free Family Movie Night July 15th 5:30-7:30pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo. Tonight’s movie is Ralph Breaks the Internet. For more information, please call Steph Cherrywell at 715-623-3724.
Music in the Park – Antigo Community Band (Variety) July 15th Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6:30pm (6pm in Aug). 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. Food will be available.
Antigo Rotary Meeting July 8th & July 15th Noon -1pm Swartzendruber’s Supper Club, 1315 Forrest Ave., Antigo.
Park, Cemetery & Recreation Commission Meeting July 8th 5:30pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting July 10th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
City Council Meeting July 10th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Langlade County Humane Society Membership Meeting July 11th 6pm County Board Room, Langlade County Safety Building, 840 Clermont St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group July 8th & July 15th 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 11th & July 13th 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 12th 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 8th & July 15th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm.
Overeaters Anonymous July 8th & July 15th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings July 9th 6:45am United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group Chapter #950 July 9th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group July 11th 5pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
H2O Cardio Classes July 8th & July 10th 9am Clara R. McKenna Aquatic Center, 111 Western Ave., Antigo. H2O Cardio is a 45 minute high intensity water fitness program which will provide cardio & strength training without the strain & pain to muscles & joints. The water, along with the use of resistance equipment, will challenge all aspects of the body & increase your physical fitness level. For more information, please call 715-627-0497.
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.
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.
Antigo MOPS (Mothers Of Preschoolers), a chapter of an international group that offers encouragement and support to moms of kids ages 0-5. We have relevant and interesting speakers, fun crafts, yummy food and free childcare while we meet. We meet the first and third Tuesday of the month, September to May, at Antigo Community Church (723 Deleglise St.) from 8:15-10:15 am. For more information please see www.facebook.com/antigomops.
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, 700 S. Superior St., Antigo, Sat. 11am. Elcho School, Mon. & Wed. 4pm; Tue. 5pm; Thur. 6pm; Sat. 9am. First class is FREE; drop-in $6. Follow @upnorthfitness at Facebook or visit terrijohnson.zumba.com for schedule changes.
The Hope Life Center Mobile Unit will be parked in the Goodwill parking lot off Hwy 64 in Antigo every Monday from 10:00am until 5:00pm. All services are FREE and CONFIDENTIAL. We offer pregnancy testing, ultrasound and STD testing and treatment for women. Call or text 715-843-4673 for an appointment. Walk-in are welcome.
Alzheimer’s Support Group July 8th 6pm Antigo Adult Day Care, Rosalia Garden, 519 Flight Rd., Antigo. This Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support group will meet the 2nd Monday of each month. For more information, please call Deacon Pam Werth at 715-219-6363.
Compassionate Friends-Antigo Chapter July 9th 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 at 7:00 p.m. at Langlade Hospital/Conference Room 1021 (behind the chapel). For more information, please call Becki at 715-623-7123.