Community Calendar for 8/19/19 to 8/26/19
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry August 21st11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & August 23rd 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103. Our monthly donation focus for month of August will be peanut butter. The following is a testimonial from an individual helped by the Antigo Community Food Pantry this year: “Because I live on SSI, it is sometimes difficult to make ends meet. I am grateful to have the pantry in those times.”
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry August 19th & August 26th 10:30am-12:30pm (Mon.), August 21st 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@example.com) or Rose Prunty at the Antigo Community Food Pantry (715-623-1103 firstname.lastname@example.org).
Mahjong at the Langlade County Senior Center August 19th 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 August 19th 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@example.com.
Monday Night Run/Walk with Jack Lake Silent Sports Association August 19th 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 – Slidin’ on Ice August 19th Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6pm. 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 August 20th & August 22nd (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 “Geezer” Bike Rides August 20th 9am Peaceful Valley Warming House, 420 Field St., Antigo. Tuesday Morning “Geezer” Bike Rides are every Tuesday morning. They divide into groups going distances of 10 to 25 miles. Rides will last 1-2 hours. Contact Nick Salm at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to be put on his email list.
2019 Heart Healthy Grocery Store Tours August 20th 6-7:30pm Pick N’ Save, 406 Hwy. 64, Antigo. Join us for a guided grocery store tour. Learn important shopping and nutrition information that will help you lead a healthier lifestyle. The presenter will be Carolyn Kelk, a registered dietitian with Aspirus Langlade Hospital. The tour is free, but space is limited. Please call 715-623-9873 to register.
Blood Pressure Clinic August 21st 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Preschool Story Time August 21st 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 August 21st 1-2:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
Elcho United Church of Christ’s 8th Annual Pulled Pork Dinner August 21st 4-7pm The Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. Serving, pulled pork, sweet potato or regular fries, corn on the cob, salad bar, rolls, dessert & coffee. Bar opens at 4pm, serving food at 5pm. Cost $12. For more information, please call 262-720-4856.
Elcho Music on the Green – Bobby Vintage (Variety) August 21st 6pm The Jack Lamar Memorial/Elcho Community Pavilion, N11283 Dorr Street, Elcho. Admission is free. Food will be available to purchase starting at 5:30pm. 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 call David Schindler at 715-610-5856.
Music at the Depot- Lovin’ Country (Variety/Country) August 21st 6pm White Lake Depot, Lake Street, White Lake. Loving will be playing at the depot platform. Food & refreshments will be available. The rain site will be at the Lake Pavilion. For more information, please contact Judy Peterson at 715-216-2450.
Play & Learn August 22nd 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 August 22nd (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 – Max Koepke August 22nd Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6pm. 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.
Wittenberg Trailbusters Boot & Saddle Club Trail Ride August 23rd-25th Wittenberg. Takes place on private land. More information is available in WI Horseman’s News Magazine or go to www.wittenbergchamber.org.
Puttin’ For Pink Golf Outing August 23rd 12:30-6pm Bass Lake Golf Course, W10650 Bass Lake Rd., Deerbrook. This is a men’s & women’s 4 person 18 hole golf scramble with a shotgun start at 12:30pm. Cost is $30 for members or $75 for non-members. This includes dinner after golfing. There will also be putting contest & many hole prizes. Prettiest in Pink contest for both men & women. There will also be a chance to win a $5,000 putting contest and a $10,000 hole-in-one chance. All proceeds go to help fight cancers in women and domestic violence against women. Sign-ups will be in groups of four. If you do not have a group we will try to find one for you. Call to get registered at Bass Lake Pro Shop at 715-623-6196. For more information, please call Kitty Fasbender at 715-610-5339.
Antigo Farmer’s Market August 24th 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.
Tigerton Lumberjack Days August 24th-25th Tigerton Community Park, 221 Birch St., Tigerton. Events include a strong man contest, log sawing, corn roast, raffle, music and a parade at 1pm on Sunday. For more information, please call 715-535-3300.
Gospel Music Fest August 24th 11am-4pm Four Corners Assembly of God, corner of Hwy. 64 & Cty. Rd. P, White Lake. There will also be crafts & vendors, kid’s activities, bake sale, food, over 40 raffle baskets and grand prize drawings for a handmade quilt, freezer with meat, a backyard fire pit, a weekend at a lakeside cabin & a 43” smart tv. This is an alcohol free event. All proceeds go the Boys & Girls Missionary Challenge for fresh water wells in 3rd world countries.
Antigo Gateway Squares August 25th 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: Calvin Hollis, SQS. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128 or Stacie at 715-598-2907.
Music in the Park – Bear Creek Band (Variety) August 26th Food & pies starting at 5:30pm; concerts start 6pm. 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 August 19th & August 26th Noon -1pm Swartzendruber’s Supper Club, 1315 Forrest Ave., Antigo.
Antigo Garden Club Meeting August 20th 5:45pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting August 21st 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
Finance, Personnel & Legislative Committee Meeting August 21st 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group August 19th & August 26th 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) August 22nd & August 24th 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 August 23rd 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting August 19th & August 26th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm.
Overeaters Anonymous August 19th & August 26th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings August 20th 6:45am United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group Chapter #950 August 20th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group August 22nd 4:45pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
H2O Cardio Classes August 19th & August 21st 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.