Lindgren Lodge is a Swedish Fraternal Organization. Our goal is to enjly, preserve,and promote our Scaninavian Heritage. We meet the 1st Tuesday of the month at the Aging Resource Center, 300 S. Adams, Green Bay, 7 PM
We have many traditional Swedish events during the year. Guests and new members are always welcome.
Fiberscapes – Experience Paper in 3-D. Exhibit-goers wearing 3-D glasses take an exciting walk inside a sheet of paper. Enlarged fiber microscope images are projected onto the walls and floor, surrounding the visitors and inviting them to reach out amongst the fibers. There will also be a special display of prints and paper made from unique materials, such as: silk, cattails, & corn husks – an aesthetic beauty which generates a scientific interest.Included in regular admission price – members free, families - $12, adults - $5, seniors - $4, students - $3. Event runs 10am-4pm Mon-Sat thru May 31st 2010.
Step back onto the streets of old Oshkosh and explore the development of our historic city on the water. This local history exhibit focuses on the landscapes and buildings of Oshkosh in the mid-1910s and showcases more than 50 large-scale panoramic photos and artifacts to bring Oshkosh history to life. This stunning display takes you through the lens and around the town into the memories of Oshkosh past.
Admission: Adults: $7.00 Seniors (62+): $5.00 on Wednesdays
Children (6-17): $3.50 Kids under 6: Free Members: Free
READING THE RIDGES ART SHOW
The beautiful landscapes and wildflowers of The Ridges Sanctuary have inspired scientists, writers and artists for well over 100 years. Reading the Ridges an art exhibit featuring original work inspired by The Ridges will be on display at the Door Community Auditorium’s Link Gallery in Fish Creek from March 1st to April 12th, 2010.
This is the first showing of work inspired by The Ridges Sanctuary in Baileys Harbor and its property on Logan Creek near Jacksonport. The exhibit will include photographs, watercolors, oils, and pastels, as well as dimensional works in wood, glass, metal, and clay in a wide variety of styles and personal expressions.
Fifty Door county artists have created works reflecting the pristine beauty and ecological character of The Ridges Sanctuary, Wisconsin’s oldest membership based nature sanctuary and the most biologically diverse area in the state. Ancient shorelines of Lake Michigan form the ridges and swales creating a unique environment abundant with wildflowers such as ladyslippers and fringed gentians, as well as pristine forests and wetlands. The Ridges Sanctuary is home to the Federally endangered Hine’s Emerald dragonfly and has been a place of inspiration and reflection for more than 73 years.
The University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley Office of Continuing Education is offering two classes tohelp adults improve their finances and understand the recent recession. "After the Financial Fall" will examine the recent economic events, the cause and lingering effects of the recession, and discuss tactics for portfolio preparation for the future. This class if offered on three Tuesdays, starting April 6th, from 7-9PM.
For more information and to register, please contact the UW-Fox Office of Continuing Education at 920-832-2636 or visit www.uwfox.uwc.edu/conted
The Fox Valley Symphony Announces 2010-2011 Concert Season
Spectacular array of concerts includes Mendelssohn’s “Reformation Symphony,” the return of Byron Stripling, Cirque de la Symphonie and Ansel Adams: AMERICA
Appleton, WI (March 13, 2010)- The Fox Valley Symphony announces the 2010-2011 Season “Beyond the Expected,” designed to captivate audiences with the finest classical music presented in traditional and very unusual ways. “Our 2010-2011 Season is both traditional and cutting-edge in its creation,” said Brian Groner, Fox Valley Symphony Music Director. Concerts will include Felix Mendelssohn’s “Reformation” Symphony built upon the hymns of Martin Luther; a tribute to photographer Ansel Adams by father and son, Dave and Chris Brubeck; Cirque de la Symphonie with amazing acrobats and others accompanied by the Symphony; and the return appearance of Byron Stripling, trumpeter, in his “The Gospel According to Swing” show. Nationally recognized soloists will include Wendy Warner, Cellist and Faye Seeman, Harpist. “Without a doubt, our audiences are eager to hear and see symphonic music concerts presented in new and exciting ways. This season brings world-class artists from the classical and jazz worlds and introduces different theatrical elements to enhance our concerts,” said Marta Weldon, Executive Director. “We continue our mission to provide the finest in classical music while attracting new audience members to our concerts.” Season Ticket information for the Fox Valley Symphony’s 2010-2011 season is available at www.foxvalleysymphony.com. Flexible ticket packages of Five, Four or Three concerts are available. Ticket packages range from $61 to $197. FVS season ticket holders receive up to a 17% discount over the same number of single tickets. Full season ticket holders receive additional benefits that include private parking. More information is available by calling the FVS Office at (920) 968-0300 ext 21. Symphony offices are located on the fifth floor of the Appleton Art Center, 111 West College Avenue, Appleton. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Single tickets for Fox Valley Symphony season concerts will go on sale in August 2010 through the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center ticket office.
The Green Bay Chapter of the Eagles Club (FOE) a local non-profit, 501(c)(3), fraternal organization will be holding an all-you-can-eat liver fry fundraiser on Tuesday, April 6, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.Menu will include liver, onions, gravy, mashed potatoes, and homemade bread.Cost is $6.00 per person.Desserts available for purchase at the Auxiliary bake sale.All proceeds benefit the Eagles Club and its many charities.One block east of North Webster Ave via North Clay Street.Public is welcome.
Orange Banner Bash for MS-- Live music by several local bands and prize drawings. Prizes include gift certificates from local businesses, original art, and an autographed Packer photo. All proceeds collected from drawings will benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society WI chapter. Every minute of every day, someone is diagnosed with MS. Wisconsin has one of the highest MS patient rates in the US. Please come on down and party for a cure!!
Every Tuesday Morning: Meet at the Fox Point Boat Landing Parking Lot in De Pere, 3630 Riverside Dr (below the BP Station) 10:00 a.m. April & May; Note earlier start time 9:00 a.m. June thru September; Note later start time 10:00 a.m. October. These are Show & Go Rides, which means no formal ride leader; distance, speed & route determined by group; ride skill level usually is between Beginner to Intermediate, with occasional Experts participating, participant skill levels vary each time. Road bikes recommended. Bike should be in good riding condition. Helmet required. No Drop See www.Bayshorebikeclub.org