Come to the museum and dig into some big projects for little fingers. Wear your easy-to-wash clothes and get ready for some fun!
Celebration Academy is offering a weekly story hour for young children – Friday mornings at 9:30 am at the 9th Street Wellness Center, 1028 9th Street, Green Bay, WI 54304. The story hour is free. An optional craft project related to the book is available after reading the story. The craft project fee is $2. Reservations may be made at 490-9699.
Nov. 23, 24, 25, 29, &30. Dec. 1 & 2, 2012.
The classic Christmas tale comes alive in a dramatic reading and train ride. Tickets go on sale at the end of July. Get your tickets early as this event has sold out in previous years.
Welcome to the Oshcars, an awards-show-themed exhibit that celebrates outstanding artifacts from the Oshkosh Public Museum’s collections. More than 100 star-quality artifacts heat up the red carpet as they compete in 20 historically themed categories. Meet VIP artifacts and collection celebrities and listen to their personal interviews about their rise to fame in this clever, Hollywood-esque exhibit. Then, become an Academy member and cast your votes for the prestigious awards, to be announced at a formal awards ceremony in spring 2013.
The exhibition features early students of Harvey Littleton who have carried on his legacy by further developing and sharing glass as a studio art. Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10am-4:30pm Sunday 1-4:30pm Shop hours the same Admission to the museum is free, donations are appreciated and essential to our operations.
Fish Fry Fridays, and anytime club is open, is a fund raiser to help Veterans in need in the community. Tues. - Sat. open to the public at 3pm. AMVETS Take Cover is at 1807 N. Irwin Ave. Operated entirely with volunteers to raise funds to help Veterans. Helping hands to help those in need.
Fertile Ground: Art and Agriculture features historic paintings and prints from the Neville's permanent collection, folk art and contemporary artwork by Wisconsin artists.
Fertile Ground: Art and Agriculture is part of the Brown County Federation of History Museums 2012 programs.
Swim times on Fridays 11am-12pm, Saturdays 12pm-1: 30pm, and Sundays 12pm-2pm starting Sept 1, 2011 through Dec 19, 2011
Bring your whole family to enjoy Swimtastic Swim School's 90-degree water, palm tree shower, and water slide!
Call for a FREE Family Swim Pass!
Swimtastic Swim School
1420 University Dr
Menasha, WI 54952
The Hmong are an Ancient Culture. The Hmong are Allies. The Hmong are Refugees. The Hmong are Neighbors. Discover the Hmong culture- from their transition to the U.S., to a traditional Hmong house built on Neville grounds- in this exciting exhibit.
From November 21- December 31 cars filled with families and friends drive through and visit beautiful Menominee Park in Oshkosh to experience the magic of lighted exhibits, sculptured scenes, and animated lighted displays. Visitors enjoy Santa’s Workshop, reindeer and children’s activities. Visitors receive $2.00 off the normal admission cost by donating a non-perishable food item. Food pantries community-wide scheduled by United Way, benefit from Celebration of Lights; truly another great reason to celebrate 11 years of holiday magic!
The Frame Workshop is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a return visit to Wisconsin by Dipl.-Ing. Karla Steinbach of the respected German nutcracker maker, Steinbach GmbH in November 2012.
Karla, daughter of the late Christian Steinbach makes her fifth visit to Appleton as part of her U.S. tour in 2012.
The name Steinbach is recognized all over the world for the unique design of their wood carved Steinbach Nutcracker masterpieces. Begun many years ago by Herr Christian Steinbach (the King of Steinbach Nutcrackers) the tradition of creating fine, hand-carved Steinbach German Nutcrackers is being continued today by his daughter, Karla Steinbach.
Karla is a 6th generation Steinbach family member to carry on the reigns of this 200 year old tradition of creating beautiful nutcrackers and other turned wooden items and collectibles.
Come join us this winter at Globe University in Green Bay! The campus has opened its doors to the public for winter hall walking, November 1, 2012 - March 31, 2013. Beat the winter blues and come walk around our second floor loop for exercise. All are welcome. The campus is open Monday - Friday 8:00AM-8:00PM, Friday 8:00AM-4:00PM, and Saturday 9:00AM-2:00PM.
See the figures that once adorned the H.C. Prange’s department store windows in this holiday favorite!Visit Santa, Bruce the Spruce and the Children Only Shop too!
Snowdrop WI will be collecting new toys from 11/5-12/21 that will be delivered to pediatric cancer patients at Childrens Hopsital on Christmas Eve.
Toy Drop Locations
Special Service Partners-1265 Gillingham Rd, Neenah 54956 Secura Insurance-2401 S. Memorial Dr, Appleton 54915 Fleet Feet Fox Valley-3404 W.College Ave, Appleton 54913 Bellin XL-1630 Commanche Ave, Green Bay 54313 The Little Diner Xpress-1939 N.Richmond St. Appleton 54911
Snowdrop Foundation Mission Statement Snowdrop Foundation provides funding for continued pediatric cancer research, along with scholarships to pediatric cancer patients and childhood cancer survivors. For more information, please visit www.snowdropfoundation.org
Pilgrim is hosting its annual Scholastic Book Fair and Cookie Walk the first weekend in December. This is a great opportunity to shop for great books and related educational and fun products. You will also be helping the library earn free books; we are credited 50-60% of our sales. Do your Christmas shopping here--buy a book for every child on your Christmas list! The Book Fair, held in the Narthex, will be open Friday, November 30 from 8-5 and Saturday, December 1 from 9-1. You can also order through our online book fair at bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/pilgrimluth. New this year is the ability to download Storia, the teacher- recommended e-reading App from Scholastic. It includes 5 free E-books. We earn Scholastic dollars for every 50 downloads. You don’t need to use it, but please consider downloading (from the Book Fair homepage link above).
Cookie Walk and Fish Fry. Fish Fry Take-outs call 725-5544
Enjoy great music, light refreshments and shop our holiday specials! Rock Ní Shop dates vary by location, so you may want to take in more than one to listen to all the great music.
SIXTH ANNUAL TOYS FOR TOTS BENEFIT
Friday November 30th 2012 7:00PM
Green Bay Distillery
835 Potts Avenue Green Bay, WI
FEATURING Three GREAT BANDS
Head Games (a rock band) and
Nashville Pipeline (a country band) and
as a special guest, Overdrive (a teen band out of Appleton
Rock a child’s world this Christmas. Bring in a new, unwrapped toy or make a $10.00 donation to Toys for Tots. In return, you will have a chance to win a great prize donated from one of many local businesses. Check out t4tbenefit.org for more information and a page of prize contributors and some of the prizes.
Ashwaubenon High School presents the musical production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL, which opens Saturday, Nov. 24 at 7:00 PM. What a great way to kick off the holiday season with this exciting musical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge! Performance dates are Nov. 24, 25, 30, Dec. 1, 2. More information and tickets may be purchased through the Ashwaubenon High School website www.ashwaubenon.k12.wi.us - the whole family will enjoy this holiday show full of beautiful music by Alan Menken, complete with flying ghosts and more surprises!
See and hear a live 15 minute outdoor presentation of the Christmas story with live animals. A new presentation begins every 20 minutes.
Ladies night out offers women an evening of food, drinks, fun, and shopping at a variety of vendor booths. There will be hors d’ oeuvres, a cash bar, door prizes and drawings with the main drawing to be held at 7:30pm. (you must be present to win) Admission is $5.00 however, if you donate a new toy or $10.00, you will receive a ticket to the Toys for Tots event in the next room. (featuring Head Games and Nashville Pipeline. The Marines will be there too)
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e drawings. 4pm -8pm Vendors: lia sophia - April McDaniel Thirty one gifts - Stacey Cooper Tupperware - Jeane Blunck Scentsy - Nikki Kropidlowski Usborne Books and More - Jennifer Prentice Cornelius Miche - Mary Edwards WildTree - Lama Campos