Improve your public speaking and presentation skills in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere at Toastmasters Club meetings. Meetings are open to the public; guests are always welcome to attend. For more information check out our websites: www.greenbaytoastmasters.org AND www.toastmasters.org
Children are born to learn! This program will help parents find out how to encourage their child's learning throughout the early years. Topics covered with include how to support your child's development, effective discipline, creating a learning friendly household, and how to avoid some common parenting mistakes. A snack and free childcare is provided.
The Surise Optimist Club meets every Thursday morning 7:30 at the Harmony Cafe at 1660 West Mason Street Green Bay. Our goal is to help the kids at Jefferson Middle School. Join us for Breakfast and decide if you would like to join our club. Questions contact John at 920-360-5711.
What was Appleton like during the Progressive Era (1850 – 1920)? The turn of the century was a period of speculation and excitement. Americans felt the excitement of world fairs and new technologies entering their daily lives. This new exhibit at the History Museum hinges on Appleton’s evolution from a fledgling manufacturing town to a modern industrial center. Through a collection of 3,000 photographs, amateur photographer W.D. Schlafer captured this rapidly changing environment during the Progressive Era in the Fox Cities. Visitors will see how much Appleton and the Fox Cities evolved as new technologies and ideas changed the lives of area residents during this transformative period.
Spend an evening under the stars! Introduction to stars, constellations, star lore, and other space-related topics - includes a stargazing tour.Dress for the weather, hot beverages will be provided; if inclement weather, event will be cancelled. Free public program. Call 715-732-7780 for more information. Harmony Arboretum is located 7 miles west of Marinette on Hwy 64, then 1/2 mile south on County E.
Fun is the name of the game with this family-friendly exhibit about toys. From Jack-in-the-Box to Hokey Pokey Elmo, take a peek inside some of today’s and yesterday’s popular toys to explore the gadgets and gizmos that make them work. Toys features 12 different hands-on stations that illustrate the simple mechanisms commonly found in toys andis full of kid-friendly games and challenges. Trace patterns on a gigantic Etch A Sketch or become a master toymaker and experiment with the many different mechanical and electrical doodads that make toys so fun! Get the family together and get ready… get set… GO PLAY!
Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to one single purpose: Building better lives for America’s Disabled Veterans. This weekend, in the company of the vintage B-25 Mitchell Bomber, DAV bring its message of support of veterans to EAA Airventure Airshow in Oshkosh. In its modern-day mission with DAV, the B-25 serves as a reminder of the sacrifices veterans make for freedom. Meet the DAV Flight Team with the B-25 at the EAA Airventure Airshow in Oshkosh.
Step into a comical world of 1950's pop culture with Ricky Bernstein's Kitchen Dreams. Using glass, aluminum and childhood memories, artist Ricky Bernstein pieces together everyday life through a caricature of social roles and cultural icons. Bernstein;s life-sized collages animate a bold, bright, somewhat surreal world, bound to bring you a good belly laugh. 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.
Time to Parade! The 2012 Butterflies & Friends on Parade starts its march the beginning of June and struts through August. Art pieces will decorate the Fox River between the Ray Nitschke Bridge and Walnut St. Bridge in Downtown Green Bay. Butterflies, turtles, bears and frogs are returning joined by a duck, otter, fish, pelicans, and snails. You can’t miss this menagerie! The Butterflies and Friends is a fundraiser for The Einstein Project whose goal it is to inspire kids through hands-on science. The fundraiser wraps up on September 20 at the KI Convention Center with the pieces on auction.For more information please visit www.einsteinproject.org or find us on Facebook!
The group will meet to share their personal experiences about coping with the disease, as well as have the opportunity to learn from educational materials, various guest speakers and social activities. The group will meet the fourth Thursday of every month in the classroom.
Eat Well, Play Well, a special exhibit running April 7 to Sept. 9 at The Building for Kids Children’s Museum, encourages healthy living by teaching the science of making healthy food choices and helping children and adults discover there are many fun and interesting ways to stay active.Visitors will discover through interactive exhibits what an appropriate serving size looks like, see firsthand what it takes to burn off calories, test their flexibility and balance, review the latest clinical research and realize they can reduce their risk of disease with healthy choices
The Waterboard Warriors Water Ski Team offers a family-friendly environment, performing free ski shows for the community. The show provides a variety of acts including large pyramids, barefooting, jump, strap doubles, ballet, and more. The show is themed with costumes and music for a unique and entertaining experience. The ski site is located in Brown County Park, in Wrightstown, half-way between Green Bay and Appleton on the East side of the Fox River. Many people bring lawnchairs and / or blankets to sit on during the show. Sunglasses are recommended. We do have concessions available on site including water, soda, candy, snacks, and more. We are a non-profit community organization.
From North: Hwy 41 South to County U. South on County U, left on County DD to Wrightstown
From South: Hwy 41 North to County J (Kaukauna). Left on frontage road to Hwy 96 to Wrightstown.
The itty bitty Comedy Show is Green Bay's weekly dose of stand up comedy. Hosted by 2-time winner of Wisconsin's Funniest Comedian, Nick Mortensen, the show allows the audience to bear witness to emerging local stand up talent each Thursday evening at 8 at Venture Theatre in De Pere
The Green Bay Packers present Football the Exhibit- the Neville’s new, interactive display which explores the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) behind the game! Football includes a mixture of artifacts, text, video and hands-on activities with something for everyone! See how you hold up to a lineman by measuring your strength with the “Grip Tester.” Think you're fast enough to out-run the defense? Then bring your running shoes to the Sprint Track. Football covers everything from the history of the sport, to the equipment, to the cutting edge medical technology used to treat common injuries. You’ll also discover key concepts like collisions, peripheral vision, and balance, too. So what are you waiting for? Put your helmet on, get in there and score a touchdown at Football! Football the Exhibit is presented by the Green Bay Packers with additional support from Associated Bank, Prevea Sports Medicine and NBC 26. Football has been developed by the Museum of Discovery, Little Rock, Arkansas.
Join us for an exclusive filmed interview with Matt Bell, author of Money Strategies for Tough Times. Matt will share practical tips and strategies for overcoming debt, planning for the future, setting priorities, and managing a budget.
This class meets once a week for six weeks. Living Well with Diabetes is a six week class lasting 2.5 hours each week. Learn techniques to deal with the symptoms of diabetes, fatigue, pain, hyper/hypoglycemia, stress and emotional problems such as depression, anger, fear and frustration. Other topics include: appropriate exercise, healthy eating, appropriate use of medications, and working more effectively with health care providers. This is for anyone living with diabetes or living with or caring for someone with diabetes.
Memorial Day through Labor Day lectures held every Tuesday and Thursday. Monthly topics: June-Is There Life After Death?; July-There Is A Pattern To The Universe; August-How To Properly Interpret The Bible
The Wolf River Theatrical troupe presents the story of group of students who failed their history class and are accompanying their summer-school teacher on a field trip to a family-owned wax museum. An incantation brings the wax figures to life: King Henry VIII falls for Cleopatra; his jealous wife, Anne Boleyn, hires John Adams, the second president of the United States, as her divorce attorney; and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid search for treasure in competition against Blackbeard, Madame Chang, and Mary Read. Better yet, the landlord is trying to get out of the lease and close the museum. Watch out: Lizzie Borden is also there, but hey, the museum doesn’t have a wax figurine of her?!
Visit our facebook site and www.facebook.com/nightwaxmusuem - tickets are only $10 each
The Oshkosh Public Museum kicks off its Community Show and Share series with a program featuring toys. Learn about historic toys from the Museum’s collection, and bring a toy from your own past or present to share its story. Hosted by Sharon Clothier, the Museum’s Curator of Decorative Arts. Watch for the next Community Show and Share in October.
Angelic Acres presents its annual 2012 Open Garden and Daylily Sale. Stroll through and relax in the areas largest collection of named daylily varieties. Angelic Acres is home to more than 1200 different kinds. You will also see 250 varieties of hostas and 90 different perennials. Angelic Acres is openFriday-Sunday, July 6th, 7th & 8th and then again Thursday - Sunday, July 19 - August 3. Hours are 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Friday – Sunday) and1:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Thursday). We hope to see you during this explosion of color! For further information please call 920-660-3195 or e-mail @ email@example.com. Directions: From Green Bay:41/141 north (20 miles), stay on 41 towards Oconto (3.5 miles past the split), right on to Huebscher Road (Shell gas station), then right on to Deprey Road. From the north:141 south, Continue to follow US-141 S. to the split in Abrams. Merge left onto 41 towards Oconto, 3.5 miles past the split turn right on to Huebscher Road (Shell Gas Station), then right onto Deprey.
Join Heid Music at Houdini Plaza in Appleton for the Heid Music Summer Concert Series, featuring Copper Box. This family-friendly event features food and drink vendors, so stop down for some summer fun! 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Carolyn graduated with honors from the College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati and earned a Masters Degree fro Xavier University. She was inducted into Pi Kappa Lambda. She has conducted at ensemble concerts, piano camps and festivals, and has been commissioned to compose music for these special events. Carolyn’s music teaches essential technical skills, is remarkably fun to play, and appeals to both children and adults.
The Lakeside Quilters present their 24th annual summer quilt show with “Christmas in July,” Thursday, July 26. A popular event for those who like a “holiday” from aviation, the free show takes place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Oshkosh Senior Center, 234 N. Campbell Road. There is no charge for parking or admission.
“The Center lets us use their kitchen to serve lunch from 11 to 1,” says Pat Larie, chairperson. “We have plenty of room for a market and demonstrations by the vendors.” There will be door prizes, she adds.
Members of the guild started work last winter on a Christmas quilt to raffle on the 26th. They will also show and share many other projects, some of which will be for sale.
Lakeside Quilters is a guild with more than 100 quilters of all ages and all abilities. Their quilts can be seen at www.focol.org/LakesideQG.
The Oshkosh Viola Posse is a group of middle school students, high school students and adults whose sole purpose is to have fun while promoting the viola to the general public. It’s an extracurricular activity provided to the Oshkosh area by Dr. Steve Schani. Join us for a great opportunity to hear a wonderful group of strings players!
Please join us for a free community information session on Thursday, July 26, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. This event will take place at the Village-e of Hobart Office (in the Board Room) located at 2990 S. Pine Tree Rd. Hobart WI 54155.
Angelus Village is an exciting assisted living that will be opening in August 2012, we will be located at 650 Centennial Centre Blvd, Hobart WI 54155. Come learn what Angelus Village has to offer. We have a 52 apartment building, four apartments are two-bedroom, four apartments are efficiency apartments, and 44 apartments are one-bedroom. We are all inclusive which means that monthly rent includes all meals, snacks 24/7, laundry, housekeeping, social events, and transportation to medical appointments, shopping trips and social event outings.
FOX WOODS GARDEN OPEN GARDEN AND DAYLILY SALE We have daylily round forms, UF, and spider forms of daylilies for sale.
Come browse our 700+ named cultivars and our 4,000 daylily seedling creations. Bring your camera!
Daylily Open Gardens: Thursdays-Saturdays 9:00 AM-5:00 PMSundays 10:00 AM-4:00PM Other times by appointment
July 12-15July 19-22 July 26-29 August 2-5
3713 FOX WOODS COURT ABRAMS WI 54101 920-826-2775 JIM, SHARON, & DOUG PROCHASKA
From Green Bay: Travel North on 141/41, go right toward Marininette/Oconto, go 1.6mile then left onErdman Lane. Turn left onto Fox Woods Lane
2 Tickets to the Packer/Saints Game October 30th, 2012 Sec 108, row 47, seats 40 & 41 Raffle Tickets $5 each or 3/$10 Drawing held September 15 at 7:55pm on Kermis Grounds Little Chute Tickets are available at Haven of Hope Day Care 1000 W Main St, Little Chute; Bank of Little Chute; Office of Dr. Mike Ebben DDS;and Prospera in Darboy and on Ballard St in Appleton
All proceeds to benefit Haven of Hope Day Care
Dust off your blue suede shoes and prepare to get “All Shook Up,” as West De Pere High School prepares for the summer theatre event you won’t want to miss. Featuring the rockin’ tunes of Elvis Presley, “All Shook Up” follows the tangled relationships and perplexing love affairs in a small-minded, provincial town in the 1950s. When Chad, a leather jacket-clad motorcycle enthusiast, enters the picture, the townspeople start to realize what they were missing. Songs include: “Jailhouse Rock,” “Love Me Tender,” “Can’t Help Falling in Love,” and many more from the original King of Rock N’ Roll.
West De Pere High School
665 Grant St., De Pere
July 26, 27, 28
7:30 (doors open at 7:00)
Tickets are available in the HS office or at the door
$7 regular admission, $5 if you like “WDPHS Theatre” on facebook, Free to WDPHS students
“All Shook Up” is presented through special arrangement with and all authorize performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW),
570 Seventh Avenue, Suite 2100, New York, NY 10018. (866) 378-9758
Inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley
Book by Joe Dipietro