Community Calendar for 10/7/19 to 10/14/19
Antigo Area Community Food Pantry October 9th 11am-1pm (Wednesdays) & October 11th 1pm-3pm (Fridays), 2120 Progress Blvd., Antigo (715) 623-1103. Our monthly donation focus for month of October will be Holiday fixings: Cranberry sauce, gravy, boxed stuffing, pineapple (in juice). The following is a testimonial from an individual helped by the Antigo Community Food Pantry this year: “My girlfriend and I both work, but we just had to change jobs and are not making as much as we used to. We need a little help now and then to get by and the food pantry is great for that.”
Elcho Area Community Food Pantry October 7th & October 14th 10:30am-12:30pm (Mon.), October 9th4-6pm (Wed.), 11224 Antigo St., Elcho. Call (715) 610-5886 for more information.
2019 Thrivent Cans Hunger Food Drive Important Dates – 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 firstname.lastname@example.org) or Rose Prunty at the Antigo Community Food Pantry (715-623-1103 email@example.com).
Mobility Exercise October 7th & October 9th (Every Mon. & Wed.) 9-10am Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
Mahjong at the Langlade County Senior Center October 7th 1-3pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Come and learn how to play. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Basic Bookkeeping Workshop October 7th 6-9pm Northcentral Technical College, 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. This is a free workshop for area businesses. Participants will learn that Numbers! Numbers! Numbers! Wherever you go, you are bound to see them. On addresses, license plates, phones, prices, and of course, money! Numbers connect us all to each other in many more ways than we might imagine. Essentially, our world revolves around numbers. This workshop will address the applied principles of various accounting procedures, software, and/or systems for professionals. For more information, please call Angie Close at 715-623-5123.
Coffee Klatch for Seniors October 8th & October 10th (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 Exercise October 8th & October 10th (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.
Head-To-Toe Exercise October 8th & October 10th (Every Tues. & Thur.) 11am-Noon Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. Join us for cardio and strength exercises.
Blood Pressure Clinic October 9th 9am-Noon Antigo Fire Department, 700 Edison St., Antigo. For more information, please call Lisa Vollmar at 715-350-7315.
Nicolet College Blood Drive October 9th 10am-1pm Nicolet College, 5364 College Dr., Rhinelander. To schedule an appointment please call Student Engagement at 715-365-4566. Blood drive will be located in the Lakeside Center Commons. This blood drive is held in partnership with The Community Blood Center.
Preschool Story Time October 9th 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 October 9th 1-2:30pm Langlade County Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo.
Car Seat Fitting and Checks October 9th 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.
One Way (grades K-2) & Cross Trainers (grades 3-6) Kid’s Clubs October 9th 6:30pm in the Quest Center, Antigo Community Church, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo. These groups meet every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8pm. There will be games, songs, Bible stories and small group time. All are welcome! For more information, please go to our website www.antigocommunitychurch.org.
Play & Learn October 10th 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 October 10th (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.
Sips & Succulents Ladies Night Out October 10th 5:30-9pm Schairer’s Autumn Acres, 194 Western Ave., Birnamwood. Create your own pumpkin succulent display and sample 6 wines from Munson Bridge Winery! Come ready to create, taste and relax! Offering a full appetizer menu so you can enjoy a glass of wine & a bite to eat in our elegant, but rustic barn setting. The cost is $40 per person. RSVP in advance to Karen @ 715-573-8397. Must be 21 years of age.
Pony Express Scavenger Hunt on Horseback October 11th-13th 10am 9 Mile All-Sport Resort, N5751 Hwy. 55, White Lake. The Pony Express Scavenger Hunt on Horseback will take place at 9 Mile All Sport Resort on Friday, October 11th starting at 10 am & running through Sunday, October 13th at 5 pm. Tickets for prizes are in balloons which are hidden on the horse trails to be redeemed for prizes at 9 Mile All Sport Resort. Call for camping reservations as sites fill up quickly! Call 715-484-8908 for more information.
Stone Soup Playing at the Langlade County Senior Center October 11th 1:30-3:30pm Langlade Co. Senior Center, 1225 Langlade Rd., Antigo. They will be playing music for your enjoyment. For more information, please call 715-627-6632.
Elcho UCC Church Men’s Club Friday Night Fish Fry October 11th 5-7pm Jack Lamar Elcho Pavilion, N11283 Dorr St., Elcho. “Fish Fry and 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 262-720-4856.
Wittenberg Annual Fall Bazaars October 12th 9am-2pm at 4 locations: Redeemer Lutheran Church, W18205 College Ave.; St. Paul Lutheran Church, 701 S. Home St.; Holy Family-St. William Catholic Church, 202 N. Ellms St. & Alpha House, 701 St. Webb St., Wittenberg. Each location will be holding their Fall Bazaar. This fun event provides the opportunity to shop for holiday crafts, baked goods, gifts, raffles, have lunch and meet members of the community.
23rd Annual Ringle Harvest Day October 12th 9am-3pm Ringle. There will be town-wide rummage sales, over 125 vendor booths with craft, flea and antique items, a 4_H food stand and Kraft’s Kuddly Kritters Petting Zoo. There will be fun for everyone, rain or shine. For more information, go to http://ringleharvestday.blogspot.com/@Ringle Harvest Day.
White Lake Area Historical Society Annual Oktoberfest October 12th Noon-3pm White Lake Community Center, White Lake. Join us for our annual Oktoberfest. The menu will include chicken, ham and all the fixings for $6 per person. There will also be a 50/50 raffle and door prizes. Everyone is invited!
12th Annual ATV/UTV Charity Ride for Make-A-Wish October 12th North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo. Benefiting the Make A Wish Foundation of Wisconsin. $25 per person/$50 per family or pledges. The public is welcome, dinner only for registered participants. For more information, go to kmatva.com (under the charity ride tab) or Facebook – Wisconsin ATV/UTV Charity Ride.
Annual Magic Show October 12th 7pm All Saints School auditorium, 419 6th Ave., Antigo. Come and enjoy the most wonderful family entertainment in the world. The cost at the door is $3 for adults and $2 for children.
Pretty In Pink – A Night of Art & Awareness October 12th 7-10pm WOWSPACE, 114 Vinal St., Wittenberg. Join us for this ladies only cocktail party showcase and auction of gorgeous, hand-crafted artful bras & accessories. Your support will ensure that local patients and their families receive the best care possible, while having the support and resources needed in the fight against cancer. Pretty in Pink has raised $90,450 since 2012; proceeds have supported Cancer Care at MCHS Wausau and Weston centers, including Patient Lift/Infusion Chairs, Support Program, Survivorship Program, and educational materials. For more information contact Tarrie Beran at 715-581-3772.
Antigo Gateway Squares October 13th 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. Callers are: Steve Gonske, MC. For more information, please call Rose Marie at 715-623-2128 or Stacie at 715-598-2907.
QuickBooks 101 October 14th 6-9:00pm Northcentral Technical College, 312 Forrest Ave., Antigo. This is a free workshop for area businesses. Participants will learn that QuickBooks is a must-have tool to manage your finances. In this workshop, you will learn about basic accounting concepts, we will touch on how to set up & manage QuickBooks company files, learn how to navigate through the software, set up users, enter beginning balances, & create non-inventory items. You will also work with customers & vendor transactions, including entering & paying bills, writing checks, creating invoices & sales receipts, & produce reports & graphs. This course will provide you with an overview of the basic features of QuickBooks to record & track your business transactions. For more information, please call Angie Close at 715-623-5123.
Economic Development Committee Meeting October 7th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Antigo Rotary Meeting October 7th & October 14th Noon -1pm Swartzendruber’s Supper Club, 1315 Forrest Ave., Antigo.
Langlade Senior Citizen Club Meeting October 8th 1:30-3pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Antigo Optimist Club Meeting October 9th 12-1pm North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser Place, Antigo.
City Council Meeting October 9th 6pm City Hall, 700 Edison St., Antigo.
Langlade County Humane Society Membership Meeting October 10th 6pm Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont St., Antigo.
Baby & Me Group October 7th & October 14th 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) October 10th & October 12th 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 October 11th 7:00pm. Langlade Hospital, 112 East Fifth Avenue, Antigo. Langlade Hospital Conference Room 1022, adjacent to Chapel in the Langlade Hospital.
AL-ANON Meeting October 7th & October 14th 1:30pm. Antigo Community Church – Quest Center – Room 1, 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo. Mondays at 1:30pm.
Overeaters Anonymous October 7th & October 14th 7:00pm. St. Mary & Hyacinth Parish Center, Room 4, 819 3rd Avenue, Antigo. Mondays at 7:00pm.
Weight Watchers Meetings October 8th 6:45am United Methodist Church, 2034 5th Ave., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group Chapter #950 October 8th 4pm Antigo Community Church/School, 723 Deleglise St., Antigo.
T.O.P.S. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Support Group October 10th 4:45pm Steffen Memorial Home, 503 5th Ave., Antigo.
H2O Cardio Classes October 7th & October 9th 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.
All Recovery Group Meeting October 13th (Sundays) 7pm Langlade Hospital, 112 E. 5th Ave., Antigo. As a result of completing the Recovery Coach Training, Dr. David MacIntyre & Benjamin Dahms have started a new recovery group meeting at Langlade Hospital. It is open to any individual recovering from any addiction, their family, and friends. This is not a 12 step based group and has intentions of broadening our outreach in the community and relieve some of the stigma surrounding addiction. Please share with others!
Grief Support Group October 7th & October 14th 5:30-7pm Peace Lutheran Church, 300 Lincoln St., Antigo. Mondays from September 9th through November 25th. GriefShare is a special weekly seminar and support group designed to help you rebuild your life after the death of a loved one. We know it hurts, and we want to help. Facilitators will be Reverend Dan Kohn & Sarah Stoehr. For more information, please call 715-623-2200.
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/MOMSnext , a chapter of an international group that offers encouragement and support to moms of children 0-18. We have relevant and interesting speakers, fun crafts, yummy food and free childcare while we meet. Our meetings are the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, September to May, at Antigo Community Church (723 Deleglise St.) from 9-11 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, Tue. & Thur., 4m; Sat. 9am. First class is FREE. 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.
Compassionate Friends-Antigo Chapter October 8th 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.
Alzheimer’s Support Group October 14th 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.