Selected Community Events
Power of the Purse
Mar 27, 2014 5pm
Hotel Mead and Conference Center, 451 East Grand Ave., Wisconsin Rapids
Event will feature: hors d’oeuvres and cash bar, silent purse auction, and networking and information about United Way of Inner Wisconsin’s Women’s Leadership Council Learning for Life Initiative. Tickets are $25 per person in advance; $30.00 per person at the door. Advance tickets are available through March 26th at River Cities Bank, Riverview Hospital’s Lobby Desk and United Way of Inner Wisconsin.
I Wear Green 4 Garrett Facebook Auction
Mar 1, 2014 - Mar 31, 2014 Online
Garrett is from Wisconsin Rapids
This Facebook auction https://www.facebook.com/green4garrett?ref=hl
will help Garrett Heinrich and his family as he recovers from a serious car accident in October. Garrett is recovering, but is not yet able to return to work.
Anne Marie Reece 608-728-3704
46th Annual Gem and Mineral Show
Jul 18, 2014 - Jul 19, 2014 Friday 10am - 6pm, Saturday 9am - 5pm
Lakeland Union High School, Minocqua, WI
Theme: Wonderful World of Crystals
The popular “Kids Store”, Gems, Beads, Minerals, Fossils, Jewelry, Speakers, Silent Auctions, Door Prizes, and Demonstrations.
Several geologists will be onsite to help identify
minerals and stones.
Northwoods Wildlife Center will promote wildlife education
Northwoods Children’s Museum will have children activities
Pattie Hartmann 715-477-2519
Ladysmith High School Jazz Dinner Concert
Mar 18, 2014 6pm - 8pm
Ladysmith High School; Ladysmith, WI
This event will feature a catered meal, entertainment by the Ladysmith High School Jazz Ensemble, LHS Vocal Jazz Singers, Raffles, Silent Auction Baskets, and Door Prizes.
Sherry Friedel, LHS Vocal Music Director
Mar 11, 2014 5pm - 7:30pm
D.C. Everest Middle School, 9302 Schofield Avenue, Weston, WI 54476
FREE Admission, Student Art, Live Performances, Student Clubs, Raffle, Silent Auction, Snacks & Refreshments, Presented by the D.C. Everest Education Foundation
Mar 15, 2014 7pm - Midnight
Les & Jim's Lincoln Lanes 1208 N Center Ave Merrill
Irish Costume Contest=Cash Prizes. Stray Pony playing 7p-11p then DJ till 1am. Door Prizes! Lucky $500 Irish Pot! Silent Auction. Bake Sale! Fundraiser Stacie Knowlton-head injury Bowling&Drink Secials.
Christine Vorpagel 715-551-3189
Ron Messer Benefit
Mar 8, 2014 3pm - 9pm
Antigo Wi at the Edison Club
Fund Raiser for Ron Messer. Co sponsored by National Mutual Benefit and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
Music provided by The Basement Band w/ Stone Soup Brothers and Yellow Rose Band.
Raffles, Silent auctions, bake sale, face painting, something for everyone. Come out and have some fun. See you there.
Marcia Becker, 715-623-4118,
WoodTrust Bank presents The Women's Community’s fundraiser: “Hooray for Hollywood!”
Mar 15, 2014 Cocktails 5pm, Dinner 7pm
The Jefferson Street Inn, 201 Jefferson Street, Wausau
This fun-filled evening will include a silent auction, cocktails, dinner and a live auction. Red carpet or character attire suggested and optional.
Reservations are available online: www.womenscommunity.org/hooray
WoodTrust Bank presents The Women's Community’s fundraiser: “Hooray for Hollywood!” on Saturday March 15th at the Jefferson Street Inn. Hooray for Hollywood is also brought to you by Premiere Sponsor: UMR, and Associated Bank, Connexus Credit Union, Mid-State International Trucks of WI, Ministry Health Care, Miron Construction, Ruder Ware, Fox 55, The Wausau Daily Herald and 95-5 WIFC!
715-842-5663 or email@example.com
Assumption High Schools-Auction Royale
Nov 8, 2014 5pm Cocktails, 6pm Silent Autction, 7pm Live Auction
The Ridges, 2311 Griffith Ave, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
Live and Silent Auction
6:00pm Silent Auction
7:00pm Live Auction
Enjoy an evening of food, spirits, auctions, raffles and great fellowship!
Lorna Holewinski 715-422-0914 firstname.lastname@example.org
Rhythm & Brews
Apr 11, 2014 7pm - 11pm
Dales Weston Lanes: Weston, WI
This year marks the 10th anniversary of an Alzheimer’s Association’s signature fundraiser, Rhythm & Brews. The evening features samplings from select micro-breweries across Wisconsin, delectable appetizers, tasty desserts, live music by the String Cheese Band and an outstanding silent auction/raffle. All proceeds benefit those with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 at the door. Tickets are available by visiting www.alz.org/gwwi and clicking on "Special Events".
Allie Swatek, 715-845-7440
Office: 300 N 3rd St Ste L04, Wausau, WI 54403
4-H Horse Tack Swap
Mar 8, 2014 9am - 2pm
Central WI State Fairgrounds, Marshfield, WI
Hosted by the Marawood County Line Riders & Lindsey 4-H clubs. Bake Sale, Silent Auction, Food Stand, and many vendors
Amanda Hartl, 715-486-6496, email@example.com
New Holstein 20th Annual FFA Alumni Farm Toy & Craft Show
Mar 9, 2014 9am - 3pm
New Holstein High School, 1715 Plymouth St. New Holstein
There will be farm toys, crafts, attendance prizes, farm displays, silent auctiion for a custom made barn and more, kid's tractor pull at noon, brats, hamburgers, pork sandwiches, cheesecake desserts
John Bertram 920-795-4776