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20th Annual Cookie Walk

Dec 13, 2014 9am

St. John Lutheran Church, 8020 South Park Road, Wisconsin Rapids (Kellner)
Cookies and Candies Sold by the Pound

715-423-7788


Movie Screening: "Life of Crime"

Dec 9, 2014 6:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Visit the library for a free screening of “Life of Crime” on December 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters.
Two kidnappers (John Hawkes and Yasiin Bey) help a woman (Jennifer Aniston) take revenge on her wealthy, real estate developer husband after he refuses to pay her ransom. This film adaptation of Elmore Leonard’s book also stars Tim Robbins, Will Forte, and Isla Fisher.
Running time is approximately 98 minutes, and the film is rated R. Free and open to the public, but recommended for adults.

For more information, call 715-261-7230.


Iola Winter Carnival

Feb 7, 2015 - Feb 8, 2015 Begins at 8am

Iola-Scandinavia High School, South Jackson Street and Iola Winter Sports Complex north of Iola on County MM, Iola WI 54945
Saturday, -- Ice Sculpture will take place at Iola-Scandinavia High School beginning at 8:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Ice Fishing Contest on Lake Iola for ages 16 and under. Norwegian Lutefisk Dinner, 1 pm – 6:30 pm. Serving Lutefisk and fresh cod with drawn butter, meatballs, potatoes, vegetable, lefse and Norwegian pastries. Served family style. Indoor Craft Sale. Located at Iola-Scandinavia High School on south Jackson Street.
At the Iola Winter Sports Club Friday night there will be a Fat Bike Race at 6:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon, 2:00 p.m. Skijoring with a dog in a 3K event. At 6:00 p.m. the Iola Twilight Snowshoe Racing will start with, 5K, 10K, & Kid’s 800m.
Sunday, -- Central Wisconsin Ski Jumping Championships begin at 12:00 p.m. Central Wisconsin’s Finest Ski Jumping Facility in the state

Mary Schwartz, 715-445-4005 mary@iolaoldcarshow.com


Iola Vintage Military Show

Aug 8, 2015 - Aug 9, 2015 8am - 6pm

Iola Old Car Show Grounds, 130 Jenson Drive, Iola, WI 54945
24th Annual. Show Vehicles include Military Vehicles, Military Equipment, Professional Vehicle Exhibits, Tractors and Machines. Battle Re-enactments for World War II and Vietnam era with pyrotechnics. Living History Encampments, Swap Meet, Parades of Vehicles and Speakers are scheduled. Family Camping is available. Daily Admission: Adults $6.00. Child $4.00.

Mary Schwartz, 715-445-4005, mary@iolaoldcarshow.com


Iola Old Car Show & Swap Meet

Jul 9, 2015 - Jul 11, 2015 6am - 10pm

Iola Old Car Show Grounds, 130 Jenson Drive, Iola, WI 54945
Iola Old Car Show, Inc is a non-profit corporation established for the betterment of our area communities. IOCS grounds occupy 300 acres of property, approximately 3,000 volunteers provide 29,000 volunteer hours for their civic groups and organizations. We would appreciate your help. It is the 43rd annual Iola Old Car Show & Swap Meet -- Midwest’s largest Old Car Show and Swap Meet. Feature exhibit this year will be “Pace & Race”. Show cars 1990 and older will be classified as Post-War, Pre-War, Modified, All-Original and Blue Ribbon Concours. The show has a “Teamed to Learn” education tent, 4,430 Swap Meet Spaces, Car Corral area with vehicles 2000 and older. Great food and camping is available. Daily Admission $8.00, 3 Day Pass is $15.00, Age 10 and under are free. For more information call: 715-445-4000. Web page: www.iolaoldcarshow.com


Mary Schwartz, PO Box 1, Iola, WI 54945, 715-445-4005


Holiday Crafts

Dec 9, 2014 Noon

Marathon County Public Library Mosinee Branch, 123 Main St., Mosinee
Create fun holiday crafts on December 9 at 12:00 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Mosinee Branch.
During this event, patrons of all ages can create various holiday and winter-themed crafts, including ornaments made from shower curtain hooks, melted pony bead ornaments, sock snowmen, and paper and ribbon decorations.
All supplies for the craft are provided, and the event is free and open to the public.

Please register by calling 715-693-2144.


Virtual Dementia Tour

Dec 12, 2014 10am - 2:30pm or 3pm - 5pm

Howard Johnson Inn 2101 N. Mountain Road, Wausau
The Virtual Dementia Tour uses 20 years of research to create educational resources and sensory stimulation that provides family and professional caregivers with an easy way to experience the challenges faced by those living with dementia and memory loss.

Contact Cindy Wachsmuth for more information 715.491.0882 or email cindy.wachsmuth@azuramemory.com


Medford Community Christmas Caroling

Dec 13, 2014 10am

Medford County Market
Join us for the sounds of Christmas as the Immanuel Lutheran Choir presents Community Christmas Caroling! Come, enjoy, and bring a friend!

Tim Jari 715-748-9635


Clark County Choraliers & Male Chorus

Dec 14, 2014 2pm

Trinity Lutheran Church in Loyal, WI
The combined choirs of the Clark County Choraliers and the Clark County Male Chorus will present their annual Christmas concert on Sunday, December 14th at 2 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church in Loyal. Admission is free and refreshments will be served following the performance.

Cheri - Clark County Choraliers Secretary


Women Connecting Luncheon

Dec 10, 2014 11:30am

Eagle's Club, 1205 Lake Street, Merrill
Women Connecting would like to invite you and your guests to a luncheon at Eagle's Club in Merrill.

Speaker from New Hope, MN: Lisa Fernilius "Things are not always what they seem"

Featuring Merrill's Vocal Jayz
Please join us after the luncheon for caroling at Woodland Court

$12. at the door includes meal, tip and program.
Menu: Beef stew, fruit salad and Christmas cookies

Sponsored by Women Connecting affiliated with Stonecroft Ministries


Reservations are essential and cancellations are necessary. Please call by December 5, 2014. Marcia @ 715-536-1612 or Jan @ 715-536-9816


Art Time for Tots : Art Expedition

Jan 29, 2015 9:30am - 10:30am

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI 54401
After a gallery excursion, 1-4-year-olds and accompanying adults embark on hands-on art adventures. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010


Treasuring Memories

Jan 27, 2015 4pm - 6pm

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Children, teens, and families coping with the death of a loved one express their feelings by making a memory box. Participants should bring mementos to incorporate into the project. Questions? Call Amy Kitsembel at the Aspirus Greif Center, 715.847.2703. To register, call 715.845.7010.


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, www.lywam.org


Share Your Holiday Home Movies

Dec 13, 2014 2pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Do you have a favorite holiday memory on film that you want to share? Visit the library for an afternoon of home movies from your friends and neighbors on December 13 at 2:00 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters.
During this event, participants will share pre-screened clips from family holidays, such as families opening gifts around the Christmas tree, holiday parades, church services, or just children playing in the snow. Participants sharing their clips will be asked to narrate the footage with stories and information, and the library will provide holiday music to accompany the clips.
Register your 10-15 minute home movie by contacting the library by December 6. Clips will be screened by library staff before the program. All submissions cannot contain profanity or material that is considered offensive under library policy. Clips on DVD and VHS formats accepted, though clips on 8mm and 16mm film may be shown.
This event is free and open to the public, but preregistration is required if you would like to screen your home movie.

Call 715-261-7230 for questions or to register.


Concert: Amit Peled, cellist with piano

Dec 3, 2014 7pm

Lakeland Union High School Auditorium, Minocqua
Lakeland Performing Arts Association Presents Amid Peled, cellist with piano concert

Adults $20., Students $5.
Snowbird Special 3 Concerts for $40.

Purchase a yearly membership and receive 5 concerts for $50.


For ticket information call 715-356-5645


Dorchester Lions Santa Claus Day

Dec 6, 2014 11am - 1pm

Dorchester Village Hall, 188 S 2nd St, Dorchester, WI
Santa will be taking orders for Christmas gifts and giving out special bags of treats. Free Hay Rides available. Sponsored by Dorchester Lions. The Dorchester Lioness will be serving Hot Chocolate and Hot Dogs.

Dale Meyer 715-316-1677 or 715-654-5172


Merrill Winterfest Co-ed Volleyball Tournament

Jan 24, 2015 Starts at 9am

Kate Goodrich School, 505 West Tenth Street, Merrill, WI 54452
Co-ed Volleyball Tournament, must have 2 girls on the court at all times. $60.00 per team. Cash payout. Guaranteed 2 matches. 2 out of 3 games. 12 team limit, 2 courts, 9 a.m. start time. Concessions available.

Dawn Smith - 715-536-7313 at the Merrill Park and Recreation Department.


Rothschild Community Blood Drive

Dec 23, 2014 Noon - 6pm

Rothschild Village Hall, 211 Grand Ave.
Blood is especially needed during the holidays. Please take the time to donate. For an appointment sign up on-line at www.bcw.edu/rothschild or call BloodCenter toll free at 1-877-232-4376. As a thank you, all attempting donors will receive one free movie ticket to use at Marcus Theatres. (3D movies excluded)

Trina Moen (715) 387-4990


Capturing the Packers : 75 Years of Biever Family Photography

Jan 25, 2015 1pm - 2pm

Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI 54401
Learn how Vernon, John, and Jim Biever turned a "weekend hobby" into an unmatched legacy of sports photography. From Curly Lambeau to Mike McCarthy, Don Hutson to Jordy Nelson, the Biever family has seen and captured it all.


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, www.lywam.org


Mt. Snowmore

Jan 25, 2015 Noon - 5pm

Woodson Art Museum
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Museum's snow-sculpture partnership with Team USA Snow Sculptors, Mike Martino, Tom Queoff, and Mike Sponholtz carve their portraits - Mount Rushmore style - in winter's white stuff.


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010
www.lywam.org



Mt. Snowmore

Jan 24, 2015 Noon - 5pm

Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Museum's snow-sculpture partnership with Team USA Snow Sculptors, Mike Martino, Tom Queoff, and Mike Sponholtz carve their portraits - Mount Rushmore style - in winter's white stuff.


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, www.lywam.org


The Shoppes on Candy Cane Lane

Dec 6, 2014 8:30am - 2pm, Parade 7:30pm

203 N. First Street, Abbotsford, WI
Stop by the Shoppes on Candy Cane Lane and shop from your favorite home business companies and a variety of crafters! The Shoppes will be open for one day only at the Abbotsford City Hall in Abbotsford (203 N. First Street) from 8:30-2:00 pm. The Lion's Club will also be hosting a chili feed and the Christmas Parade will follow at 7:30 pm.

Trisha Colby-Schwantes, 715-316-2452, trisha_1999@msn.com


Digital audio mixing seminar

Jan 17, 2015 1pm - 6pm

North Ridge Assembly of God 122 N 2nd St Abbotsford, WI 54405
Consulting With Clarity is hosting a digital mixing seminar. There is a wave of new digital mixers which is revolutionizing the audio industry. They are amazing and affordable. We will feature the Midas M32, Behringer X32, X32 Rack and Xair. Learn about remote control with Mac or Pc laptop, I Pad, I phone, Android tablet and phone. Bring your own device for a live demonstration. This event is focused for church volunteers but the information will be equally useful for other applications. Please sign up in advance. $20.00 or $35.00 at the door. Send check to CWC PO Box 347 Colby, WI 54421

Brian Haines 715 255 0041 brian@consultingwithclarity.com
website: consultingwithclarity.com



Holiday Blood Drive

Dec 12, 2014 8am - Noon

Marshfield Clinic Minocqua Center
To schedule your donation appointment please call Becky Gibson at 715-358-1478. Walk ins are welcome!

Becky Gibson
715-358-1478



Buzz Around Town

Dec 18, 2014 11:30am - 1pm

Stevens Point Country Club, 1628 Country Club Dr, Stevens Point, WI 54481
Arts Alliance of Portage County to present an update of CREATE portage county Initiative - a continuation of Arts Alliance work regarding the Creative Industry in Portage County as well as info about status of Center for Entrepreneurship & Creativity; Stevens Point Area CVB to present results of past two years of GEM Grant for marketing arts & culture in Stevens Point-Plover area.

Lunch is a build your own sandwich buffet with dessert. Cost $20/person. Payable at door. Please RSVP to event@artportagecounty.org.

Bill Schierl - BillS@teamscheirl.com or event@artsportagecounty.org


YMCA KIDS NIGHT OUT

Dec 5, 2014 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Marshfield Area YMCA
The Marshfield Area YMCA knows parents need a break from time to time. With Kids Night Out, parents can have a night out while kids have fun at the Y enjoying games, water slides, swimming and a pizza party. Kids Night Out is scheduled on Friday, December 5, from 5:30-8:30 pm for Grades K-6. Cost is $12 per child for Y members; $18 per child for non-members; and each additional sibling is $3.

Pre-registration is required and can be done via phone with a credit card at 715.387.4900.


Father Daughter Sweetheart Dance

Feb 7, 2015 6:30pm - 9pm

Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St. Wausau
Share a fun-filled evening with your little girl and support our annual Community Partners Campaign. Tickets may be purchased at either Woodson YMCA location. Semi-formal attire required. Entry fee is $12 in advance or $17 for non-members. Tickets are $20/person at the door.

Join us from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Wausau Branch

Highlights: DJ for Music & Dancing, Photographs, Refreshments, Crafts, Raffles and Door Prizes.


715-845-2177


River Valley Bank Proudly Presents The Art of Healing

Sep 29, 2015 5pm - 7:30pm

DUDLEY TOWER 500 FIRST STREET, DOWNTOWN WAUSAU
Friends of The Women’s Community: Please join us for our 7th Annual “Art of Healing” event!
Presented by River Valley Bank.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
• Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments
• Silent auction of many great items, including art creations from local artists
• Access to the most spectacular view of Wausau in full, fall color from the 10th floor observation deck of the Dudley tower
• Opportunity to network with community supporters and staff of TWC

http://womenscommunity.org/artofhealing.html



Santa Paws

Dec 6, 2014 11am - 2pm

ACE Weston Center 2606 Schofield Ave.
Get a free photo taken of your pet with Santa!
Donations to our local animal shelters are greatly appreciated.

ACE Weston Center 715-355-1500


Marshfield Area YMCA Princess Date Night

Dec 6, 2014 6pm - 9pm

Marshfield Holiday Inn & Convention Center
Dads or Granddads – don’t miss this priceless opportunity to spend an elegant and special Saturday night with your princess(es). Dinner and dancing at the Holiday Inn Convention Center has been planned for 6:00-9:00 pm Saturday, December 6, with dinner at 6:15. Princesses of any age are encouraged to bring their fathers. Dress attire is welcomed. This event includes one 5x7 professional photo of dad and his princess(es) per family. Cost is $50 per couple for Y members; $55 per couple for non-members; and $20 for each additional princess.

For more information, contact Sara Henrichs, Senior Program Director, at shenrichs@mfldymca.org or call 715.387.4900.


3 AMIGAS TOMAHAWK FOOD PANTRY FUNDRAISING EVENT

Nov 29, 2014 3pm - 10pm

RODEO SALOON BAR AND GRILL, 22 W. WISCONSIN AVE. TOMAHAWK, WI 54487
AN ANNUAL FUNDRAISER TO RESTOCK THE TOMAHAWK FOOD PANTRY AFTER THE HUGE PULL OF THANKSGIVING. WE RAISE MONEY, TOYS AND FOOD FOR THE UPCOMING CHRISTMAS SEASON. $5, AND BAG A GROCERIES, OR A CHILD'S GAME OR TOY (no stuffed animals please) WILL GET YOU A DOOR PRIZE TICKET. YOU CAN PERCHANCE RAFFLE TICKETS FOR AS LOW AT .40 TO WIN SOME FANTASTIC DONATED BASKETS FULL OF GREAT ITEMS. WE ALSO HAVE OVER 20 TREES THAT NEED TO BE DECORATED FOR THE FOOD PANTRY TO GIVE AWAY. GO TO RODEO SALOON AND GRILL TO SEE PICTURES OF MANY BASKETS AND EVENT DETAILS.

PATRICIA R. THOLL, 715-612-0725 Rodeo Saloon BAR AND GRILL...OWNER


Mosinee Christmas Parade

Dec 6, 2014 5pm

Downtown Mosinee
Mosinee's 32nd Annual Christmas Parade

Mosinee Area Chamber, 715-693-4330


Mosinee Christmas Festival

Dec 6, 2014 9am - 3:30pm

Mosinee High School, 1000 High Street, Mosinee
Over 130 craft and small business exhibitors.

Mosinee Chamber
715-693-4330



Marathon FFA Alumni Farm Toy Show & Craft Show

Dec 7, 2014 9am - 3pm

Marathon Area Elementary School
Display and sales of farm toys and crafts

Steve Krautkramer
715-432-3518



Blues in the Schools with Bobby Messano

Dec 10, 2014 Noon - 1pm

UW Center for Civic Engagement, 625 Stewart Ave, Wausau WI 54401
The Great Northern Blues Society (GNBS) of Wausau, WI is pleased to announce that they will be hosting 19-time Grammy Award nominee and Blues Hall of Fame member, Bobby Messano, at a Blues-In-School (BITS) event to take place from 12 noon to 1:00 pm.
Bobby will be playing at the UWMC Campus in the UW Center for Civic Engagement, which is the large, new theater located at 625 Stewart Avenue. All are welcome to attend this free event.
BITS is an arts program fostered by The Blues Foundation of Memphis, Tennessee. Various affiliates such as GNBS, which is a Wisconsin 501(c)3 non-profit corporation, are delivering performances designed to expose and inspire our youth to the power and cultural significance of this uniquely American musical form.
The society is delighted to host world class entertainers such as Mr. Messano at no cost to attendees. We are able to do this with generous contributions from members, and especially our corporate sponsors. It is their generosity that makes events like this possible.
Bobby will also be playing on that evening at the Intermission Bar, 325 Fourth St. in downtown Wausau. There will be no cover charge for this show as well.
Booby Messano will be back in the Wausau area where he will appear with four other great bands at GNBS’ 16th Annual Blues Café event on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at the Rothschild Pavilion.
For more information, visit the society’s website at www.gnbs.org or the GNBS Facebook Page.


Great Northern Blues Society, board@gnbs.org, www.gnbs.org


Annual Christmas Bazaar and Bake Sale

Dec 6, 2014 11am - 1:30pm

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 1225 Main Street, Junction City
Christmas Wreaths * Quilts * Crafts * Many Bakery Items * Christmas Cookies * Church Cookbooks

Serving a delicious lunch!
Hot creamed chicken on a bun or Bar-B-Que * Lots of desserts * Pies or Tortes
Continuous Lunch Served by Ladies Aid Society

For more information call Donna at 715-340-2981


Shriners Breakfast with Santa

Nov 29, 2014 8am - Noon

Masonic Center, 130 North 1st Street, Wausau
All You Can Eat Breakfast
- Pancakes - Eggs - Sausages - Applesauce - Beverages

Adults $6.00, Children (5-12) $3.00, Under 5 Free

Activities for Kids: Visit Santa, Face Painting, Elf Shelf

All net proceeds go to Shriner's Hospital for Children

If you know a child who can benefit from Shriners Hospital call Steve Peterson at 715-848-1768, or Peter Rotter at 715-843-5463


Good Shepherd Holiday Bazaar

Dec 6, 2014 9am - Noon

Good Shepherd Church, 930 Edgewood Wausau
Come join us for a morning of holiday activities. Homemade baked goods will be available to get you in the holiday mood. Crafters will have items to help you get some gift buying done. If you have young ones that need a place to stay while you do holiday preparations try out St. Nick’s Workshop. Then grab some homemade soup or egg rolls for lunch or dinner and relax.

Good Shepherd Church 715-675-1997


Humane Society annual Christmas Bazaar

Dec 6, 2014 9am - 4pm

Wisconsin Rapids
Saturday December 6
9-4pm
Steve's Rental & Service Wisconsin Rapids

Delicious baked goods, decorated trees, trimmings, village pieces, holiday and home decor, jewelry, crafts, pet items, Humane Society apparel, 2015 Paw Prints Calendars and many new and unique gift items.

Come early for best selection of baked goods! Bakery sells out within the morning hours.

Sign up to renew your Humane Society membership or become a new member for $30. Receive a saving card to over 15 local businesses and a free gift of a Humane Society t-shirt, Paw Prints Calendar or Paw Print on Hope coffee table book.

Enter to win raffle prizes and enjoy complimentary beverages and snacks while you shop!

Interested in donating items or bakery to this year's Bazaar? Donations are tax deductible. For more details call 715-423-0505 or email swchs@swchs.com.

Thank you to our sponsors: Happy Paws grooming, Cellular Outfitters, Doorworks Inc, Country Freckles - Tin Roof Coffee, Dog Star Resort and Keith Wilkes - First Weber Group.

Bridget Chariton, 715-423-0505, swchs@swchs.com


Lioness Holliday Home Tour and Luncheon

Dec 6, 2014 10am - 2pm

Manitowish Waters
The annual Holiday Home Tour and Lunch will be held this year on Saturday, December 6. The event is sponsored by Manitowish Waters Lioness, with the tour of three homes decorated for the holidays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and lunch at the famous Little Bohemia from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00. Tickets can be purchased same day at Little Bohemia, Hwy 51 (715-543-8800), or in advance at Floral Consultants, downtown Manitowish Waters, Hwy W (715-543-8212). Cost for the tour and lunch is $15.00; door prizes and basket raffles are also available at Little Bohemia.

Joan Hill, Manitowish Waters Lioness Publicity, 715-543-2681, mwhills@centurytel.net


Cookie Walk

Dec 6, 2014 8am - Noon

St. Bernard Catholic Church, 101 W. Cedar Street, Abbostford
Presented by St. Bernard Parish Council of Catholic Women
Many varieties of homemade cookies to choose from.
Pay by the pound ($6.50 per lb.)

-Proceeds benefit the 2014 Christmas Angel Project
-Proceeds provide food and staple items for receiving families
-Many gently-used Christmas items available for a free-will offering
-Come early for best selection!

For more information or to place an order call 715-316-0029


The Kitchen Witches

Dec 19, 2014 - Dec 20, 2014 6pm - 9:30pm

The Howard Johnson, Wausau, WI
Isobel Lomax and Dolly Biddle are two "mature" cable-access cooking show hostesses who have hated each other for 30 years, ever since Larry Biddle dated one and married the other. When circumstances put them together on a TV show called The Kitchen Witches, the insults are flung harder than the food! Dolly's long-suffering TV-producer son Stephen tries to keep them on track, but as long as Dolly's dressing room is one inch closer to the set than Isobel's, it's a losing battle, and the show becomes a rating smash as Dolly and Isobel top both Martha Stewart and Jerry Springer!
Tickets $15 - $40
Reservations Required

www.artistaplayers.com
715-571-9272



The Kitchen Witches

Dec 4, 2014 - Dec 6, 2014 ?

Wausau, WI
Isobel Lomax and Dolly Biddle are two "mature" cable-access cooking show hostesses who have hated each other for 30 years, ever since Larry Biddle dated one and married the other. When circumstances put them together on a TV show called The Kitchen Witches, the insults are flung harder than the food! Dolly's long-suffering TV-producer son Stephen tries to keep them on track, but as long as Dolly's dressing room is one inch closer to the set than Isobel's, it's a losing battle, and the show becomes a rating smash as Dolly and Isobel top both Martha Stewart and Jerry Springer!
Tickets $15 - $40.
Reservations Required.

www.artistaplayers.com
715-751-9272



Dorothy Faulkner Author Visit

Dec 1, 2014 6:30pm

Marathon County Public Library Athens Branch, 221 Caroline St.,
Dolly Faulkner, an author originally from the Athens area, will discuss her book “Forty Years in the Wilderness” on December 1 at 6:30 p.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Athens Branch.
“Forty Years in the Wilderness” is Faulkner’s memoir about her life in the Alaskan wilderness. Faulkner moved to Alaska as a young woman and lives on a homestead in the Kilbuck Mountains. Faulkner will read excerpts from her book and answer audience questions.
This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, call 715-257-7292


Garden Visions 2015

Jan 23, 2015 - Jan 24, 2015 Friday and Saturday

518 S. 7th Ave, Wausau WI 54401
January 23-24, 2015 at UW Marathon County Campus, 518 S 7th Ave, Wausau WI 54401
Register NOW at www.gardenvisions.org or mail name and address to Carol Bray, 2041 Hickory Road, Mosinee WI 54455 to request a printed form.
The first 230 registrants will see keynote speaker Bill Johnson's presentation in person. All remaining registrants will see him on a screen in another room.
Breakout sessions presented by Dick Zondag - Jung's Seeds, Neil Diboll - Prairie Nursery, Nate Bremer - Solaris Farms, Jeff Epping - Olbrich Botanical Gardens and other outstanding presenters.
Event includes Friday evening workshops, photography contest exhibit, vendors, door prizes and raffle. New this year is our SLOW FOOD DINNER!
Presented by North Central WI Master Gardeners & Robert W. Monk Public Gardens.

Carol Bray (715)693-6446


Bookfair Benefitting Central Wisconsin Children's Theatre

Dec 13, 2014 Store Hours

Wausau Barnes & Noble
Bring in Bookfair coupon and Barnes & Noble will donate 15% of your purchase to Central Wisconsin Children's Theatre. Contact CWCT to get the coupon 715-842-4416 or cwctpresents@gmail.com

Joelle Murray
715-842-4416



Merrill Ice Drags

Feb 14, 2015 Begins at Noon

Lake Alexander on the Wisconsin River at Council Grounds State Park off North Hwy 107, Merrill
50th Anniversary running of the Championship Drag Race for the Merrill Ice Draggers Inc. Bragging they're the Fastest 1/8 mile on ice. 2 cars race side by side attempting to be the fastest time down the ice track in their class.Free Spectator Area. Alumni Racer Reunion is planned for those who formerly raced in previous 50 years.

Merrill Chamber of Commerce 877-907-2757 Visitor Info
Merrill Ice Draggers Inc President Bill Bunnell www.merrillicedrags.com



Cranberry Classic Basketball Tournament

Nov 28, 2014 - Nov 29, 2014 9am - 10pm

Assumption High School 445 Chestnut Street Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
30th Annual Cranberry Classic signals opening to Basketball Season.

The 30th annual Cranberry Basketball Tournament will be held on Friday Nov 28th & Thursday Nov 29th.

This year's tournament features local Varsity Boys & Girls teams from Assumption, Pittsville,

Marshfield Columbus, and Nekoosa. Games start at 9:00am with Jr. Varsity and continue until 10:00pm.

As always, the great concession stand will be open during all games. www.assumptiongirlsbb.org

Doug Slovensky
2752 Biron Dr E Wisc Rapids WI 54494
715-213-5514



Richard Bong Aniiversary Tour

Dec 9, 2014 7pm

Airport Terminal Building Alexander Field Wisconsin Rapids



Event: Richard Bong Anniversary Tour
Date: December 9, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Where: Wisconsin Rapids Alexander Field Airport Terminal Building
Admission: Free to the public

EAA Chapter 706 will be hosting the Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame’s John and Rose Dorcey on December 9th at 7:00 p.m. in the airport terminal building at Alexander Field in Wisconsin Rapids.

John and Rose will present the “Richard Bong Anniversary Tour”. This event is open to the public. There is no change for attendance. This tour will culminate on December 12th at the Richard I. Bong Veteran’s Historical Center. Seventy years to the day that Bong was awarded the Medal of Honor.

For more details, please visit: http://www.wisconsinaviationhalloffame.org


http://www.wisconsinaviationhalloffame.org


How to Create Zentangle Art

Nov 28, 2014 - Dec 6, 2014 10am on 11/28, 1pm on 12/6

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Teens and tweens can learn how to create Zentangle art on November 28 at 10:00 a.m. at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters.
Zentangle is a unique form of art that anyone can learn. It is not only a fun and beautiful form of drawing, but also has a number of proven benefits including stress management, relaxation, and improving focus and creativity. This is a two-part event, with the second part of the event occurring on December 6 at 1:00 p.m. The first day of the event will consist of a lesson on what Zentangle is and how to do it, along with a take-home activity. On the second day, teens and tweens will create a unique Zentangle craft, which can be used as a holiday gift.

All supplies are provided, and this event is open to teens and tweens only.

For more information, call 715-261-7220.


Park Lane Manor Luminaria

Dec 6, 2014 6pm - 8pm

1500 O' Day Street, Merrill, WI
Come and enjoy the bright decorations and luminarias lining the street and Holy Cross Campus. There will be hayrides leaving from the back of Bell Tower Residence. Enjoy hot cider, cofferr, cocoa, cookies and popcorn in Assisi Hall.

Linda Schmidt at 715-539-5575


Raising the Woof Bowling Party

Dec 7, 2014 Registraton 11am - 11:45am, Bowling Noon - 3pm

Rose Bowl Lanes, 1600 N. Central Ave., Marshfield
SUNDAY, DEC. 7 at Rose Bowl Lanes
Check-in: 11 - 11:45 AM
Bowling: Noon - 3 PM

SPACE IS LIMITED, SO SIGN UP EARLY AT ROSE BOWL!
$50 per team before Nov. 23
$60 per team after Nov. 23
Includes shoes and 3 games of bowling
Lunch specials will be available for purchase
Download sign-up form at www.marshfieldpetshelter.org/events

PRIZES!!
9-pin tap with colored pins
50/50 raffle
Basket raffle
Packer Club Tickets Raffle

LANE SPONSORSHIP
$100 gets you a poster displayed on a lane for the weekend. Sign up by Nov. 21.

Contact Rose Bowl Lanes at 715-387-1114 or MAPS at 715-486-5140 for more information or to register your team!

Marshfield Area Pet Shelter
marshfieldareapetshelter@gmail.com
715-486-5140



Holiday Dance

Dec 7, 2014 1pm - 5pm

Rib River Ballroom, 3237 E. State Highway 29, Marathon City
Dance Sponsored by Central Wisconsin Polka Club

Featuring Tuba Dan

Admission $8.

Contact Lorraine at 715-845-9192 for more information


Christmas Day Service

Dec 25, 2014 9am

St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 512 McClellan Street, Wausau, WI 54403
Christmas Day Service with communion.

Nancy Henke, 715-845-7858, nhenke@sslcwausau.com


Christmas Eve Service

Dec 24, 2014 4pm & 6pm

St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 512 McClellan Street, Wausau, WI 54403
Christmas Eve Service with communion

Nancy Henke, 715-845-7858, nhenke@sslcwausau.com


Christmas Choral Service

Dec 21, 2014 9am

St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 512 McClellan Street, Wausau, WI 54403
Christmas Choral Service

Nancy Henke, 715-845-7858, nhenke@sslcwausau.com


Holiday Home Party Extravaganza

Nov 29, 2014 9am - 4pm

Rookies Sports Pub 3425 Church Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481
Great Gift ideas! Door Prize Drawings! Reps from the following: Pampered Chef, Tupperware, Tastefully Simple, Miche , L'Bri,
Ahni and Zoe , PartyLite, Premiere, Paparazzi, Usborne, Wildtree, Thirty One, Celebrating Home, Avon, Corn Babies, Rain Fresh, BeautiControl, Handmade Crafts, Mary Kay, Do Terra, Linen World, Arbonne
Handmade Scarves, Scentsy, Younique, Norwex, NYR Organic, Purse-n-alities, CC's Unique Jewelry, Jamberry, AdvoCare, Serenity Reiki Healing Studio, Origami Owl

Ranee Graf 715-421-5878


11th Annual Rhythm & Brews

Apr 11, 2015 7pm - 11pm

Central WI Convention & Expo Center: 10101 Market Street, Rothschild, WI 54474
Join us for the 11th annual Alzheimer’s Association’s Rhythm & Brews Beer Tasting & Lively Music Event! The evening features samplings from select micro-breweries across Wisconsin, delectable appetizers, tasty desserts, live music, a 50/50 raffle and an outstanding silent auction. All proceeds benefit those with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Buy tickets online by visiting www.alz.org/gwwi and clicking on "Special Events".

Allie Swatek
715-845-7440
aswatek@alz.org



26th Annual Christmas Gift & Craft Fair

Nov 29, 2014 9am - 3pm

Lakeland Union High School, 9573 State Highway 70, Minocqua, WI 54548
Quality hand-crafted gifts, decorations, furniture, treats, etc. will be for sale.
The LUHS Model UN will hold its annual holiday bake sale and snacks and lunch will also be for sale at this annual community event.

For Craft show information contact Karen Martens at 715-542-3813


Christmas Cookie Walk

Dec 5, 2014 8:30am - 12:30pm

United Methodist Church in Spencer
Christmas Cookie Walk sponsored by the Spencer united Methodist Women

Contact the church for more info


Children's Movie Matinee

Nov 28, 2014 11am & 2pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Visit the library for children’s movie matinees on November 26 and November 28 at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters. On November 28, we will watch “How to Train Your Dragon 2” at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. The film is rated PG. There is no school for the Wausau District and DC Everest on this day, but the library is open for free family fun.
“How to Train Your Dragon 2” has a running time of 105 minutes and is rated PG. Film synopsis: “When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace.”

For more information, call 715-261-7220.


Children's Movie Matinee

Nov 26, 2014 11am & 2pm

Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters, 300 N. First St., Wausau
Visit the library for children’s movie matinees on November 26 and November 28 at the Marathon County Public Library Wausau Headquarters. On November 26, we will watch “Maleficent” at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. There is no school for the Wausau District and DC Everest on this day, but the library is open for free family fun.
“Maleficent” has a running time of 97 minutes and is rated PG. Film synopsis: “A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.”

For more information, call 715-261-7220.


Christmas Concert--"Night of the Father's Love"

Dec 7, 2014 3pm

St. Mary's Church -- Tomahawk
All are invited to this free concert, which will be followed by a reception in the parish hall.

Jan Huseby -- 715-453-2878


Little Masters & Young Artists : Coldscapes

Jan 22, 2015 4:30pm - 6pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Children, 5 - 12 Years, create winter landscape paintings inspired by the seasonal beauty observed in photographs and etchings on view. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Art 101 : Beyond the Lens

Jan 21, 2015 12:15pm - 1pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Learn more about the subjects and settings captured with cameras during this National Geographic Photographs gallery walk led by education curator Catie Anderson. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Toddler Tuesday : Conquer the Cold

Jan 20, 2015 10:30am - Noon

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Bring little ones, 18 months - 4 years, to sample an array of winter - themed, cabin-fever-busting art projects. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Christmas with Living River

Dec 12, 2014 7pm

Highland Community Church 1005 N. 28th Avenue, Wausau, WI 54401
CHRISTMAS WITH LIVING RIVER
Friday, December 12 Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Concert at 7:00 p.m. Living River Quartet sings a blend of contemporary praise & worship, gospel and a capella styles. It is the mission of Living River to share with everyone through their music the love of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, and to tell of His wonderful gifts of salvation and eternal life. This promises to become a favorite Christmas tradition. Please join us! Free admission, a love offering will be taken to support their ministry.


Debra Schonscheck 715-842-5683


Town Tree Lighting in St. Germain

Nov 29, 2014 Starts at 6:30pm

St. Germain, WI 54558
Starts at the St. Germain Chamber with the lighting of the town tree at 6:30 PM then stop at the St. Germain Fire Department for snacks and a visit with Santa!

St. Germain Chamber of Commerce
715-477-2205



36th Annual Thorp Fantasy Bazaaar

Dec 6, 2014 Bazaar 9am - 3pm, Breakfast 8am - Noon

Thorp High School, Thorp WI and Thorp Fire Station
We invite everyone to come as area vendors display their year round crafts, seasonal crafts and home based business products. The firemen's all you can eat breakfast is also happening.

Ellen Lipinski, 715-669-5021


Art Beyond Sight

Jan 17, 2015 10:30am - Noon

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum
Individuals with low vision or blindness engage in a multisensory gallery experience enlivening 50 Greatest National Geographic Photographs and a hands-on art project. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail musuem@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


SPARK!

Jan 8, 2015 10:30am - Noon

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Individuals with memory-care needs and accompanying friends or family members engage in conversation about iconic photographs in the galleries, followed by a hands-on art activity. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Art Park Open Studio

Jan 3, 2015 1pm - 3pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Get a grip on the cold! Use an ice cube as a paintbrush during this free, drop-in program designed for all ages.


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Art 101 : Chop Mark

Dec 17, 2014 12:15pm - 1pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
How do artists incorporate chop marks into their original prints to identify themselves and add aesthetic appeal? Join curator of education Catie Anderson for this noon-hour discussion. Free


Visitor Services, museum@lywam.org, 715.845.7010, www.lywam.org


Toddler Tuesday : Paints & Prints

Dec 16, 2014 10:30am - Noon

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Little ones, 18 months - 4 years, and accompanying adults sample printmaking and painting through bountiful art-making stations. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


SPARK!

Dec 11, 2014 10:30am - Noon

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Bring a friend or family member with memory-care needs for social interaction inspired by Whistler artwork in the galleries, and then engage together in a hands on art activity. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Little Masters & Young Artists : What a Card

Dec 9, 2014 4:30pm - 6pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Children, 5 - 12 years, use dry point and printmaking techniques on personalized cards, just in time for seasonal greetings. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register.


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Art Park Open Studio

Dec 6, 2014 1pm - 3pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
All ages drop in to create holiday greeting cards using watercolor pencils to brighten ink-stamped images. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Nov 26, 2014 4pm - 6pm

Immanuel Lutheran Church, 420 Lincoln St., Medford, Wi
A Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be served on Wed., Nov. 26 2014, from 4 p.m, to 6 p.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 420 Lincoln St., Medford, Wi. The event is open to the public. All are invited and welcome.


Contact Info: Immanuel Lutheran Church Office 715-748-2921 imm.luth@charter.net



Jingle & Mingle Holiday Party

Dec 12, 2014 7:30pm - 11pm

Wausau Elks Lodge #248 414 Scott St Wausau WI 54403
Jingle & Mingle Holiday Party
Presented by E3YP and United Way Emerging Leaders

7:15 – Check-in
7:30 – 8:00 Cocktails & Social
8:00 – Hypnotist – Jeff Michaels
Live Music by J-me and hor d’ourves to follow

PLUS enjoy Photo Booth sponsored by Edward Jones - Financial Advisor: CJ Robinson

Give Back! Bring a donation for the Career Closet, a project of United Way Emerging Leaders
OR you can make a $5 donation when registering for the event
$1 from each signature drink purchased will also go back to the Career Closet

$20 Early Bird
$30 Starting December 4

*Open to all area young professionals ages 21-45

To register, visit: http://www.wausauchamber.com/programs/upcoming-programs-events?id=1594

Amanda Murphy
715-848-5966



Be Transported : Poet Laureate Max Garland Poetry Workshop

Dec 6, 2014 10am - 3pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum
Max Garland will offer modern examples of poetry in response to other artworks or "ekphrastic poetry." Participants will be encouraged to create and share their writing. Bring a bagged lunch. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Photography and Poetry : Poet Laureate Max Garland

Dec 5, 2014 5pm - 7pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Join members of the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets in the galleries as Max Garland reads his work, followed by a creative-writing open mic. Interested people of all ages are encouraged to listen and read their work, and also stroll the galleries and enjoy refreshments. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Art Babies : Whistler Wonders

Dec 5, 2014 10:30am - 11:15am

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Bring your little ones, birth - 1 year, for multisensory fun and social interaction in the galleries and Art Park, the Museum's interactive family gallery. Baby gear - prams, strollers, front packs, and blankets - are welcome. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org



Hands-on Art : Design a Chop Mark

Dec 4, 2014 5:30pm - 7pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Make your mark! Create an identifying signature - or chop mark - to distinguish your artwork during this monthly, drop-in program for all ages. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, museum@lywam.org, www.lywam.org


Art 101 : Chop Mark Survey

Dec 4, 2014 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
Whether initials, symbols, or - in Whistler's case - an abstracted butterfly form, the chop serves as the maker's mark in printmaking and ceramics, authenticating an artist's original work. Join curator of education Catie Anderson for a survey of the chop mark as an aesthetic symbol. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, www.lywam.org


Art Time for Tots

Dec 4, 2014 9:30am - 10:30am

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau WI
Little ones, 1 -4 years, and accompanying adults explore everyday scenes in James McNeill Whistler's artworks through stories, movement, and hands-on art making. Please call 715.845.7010 or e-mail museum@lywam.org to register. Free


Visitor Services, 715.845.7010, www.lywam.org


Blues Cafe

Mar 14, 2015 Noon - 11pm

Rothschild Pavilion, Rothschild, WI
The 16 annual Blues Café brought to you by the Great Northern Blues Society 5 great bands for one low price. For ticket and show information go to www.gnbs.org

Debra Blegen
715-359-0989



43th ANNUAL NATIVITY PAGEANT

Dec 6, 2014 7pm

Queen of The Holy Rosary Shrine Necedah WI 54646
The Nativity Pageant at the Queen of the Holy Rosary Mediatrix of Peace Shrine in Necedah has been performed each year since 1971.
This accurate and historic presentation of the Nativity Story is staged outdoors with a large cast in colorful costumes, along with many animals.
The re-enacted Story begins in Nazareth where it was announced that all were to travel to Bethlehem for a census. It then portrays the cold four day/three-night journey to Bethlehem and the difficulties Mary and Joseph encounter in that crowded city. Finally, it re-lives the Birth of Jesus in a cave outside of the city.


608-565-2617
E-Mail:shrineinfo@queenoftheholyrosaryshrine.com



Veterans Weekly Cup-of-Coffee

Nov 12, 2014 - Nov 11, 2015 10am - 11:30am

Denny's 1500 Highway XX, Rothschild
Veterans Weekly Cup-of-Coffee, No agenda. No questions. No affiliations. Just Veteran., Any age or era. Just grab a cup of joe, a steady chair and say hello.

Contact info. Gary Moll 715-359-6145
Submitted by Mike Heilmann 715-355-5248 mikeheil123@gmail.com



Mount Calvary Annual Cookie Walk

Dec 13, 2014 9am - Noon

Mount Calvary Lutheran Church - 503 Schmidt Ave., Rothschild
This Annual Cookie Walk allows you to select a variety of scrumptious homemade cookies, perfect for all your Holiday gatherings.

Lori Lynn Luedtke
715-551-8757



Free Depression Screening Days

Nov 11, 2014 - Dec 9, 2014 Noon - 2pm

Wausau, WI
Behavioral Health Clinic of Wausau will be sponsoring a series of free Depression Screening and Awareness Days in November and December. Watch for these and other free community events as Behavioral Health Clinic of Wausau embarks on their 2015 mission to reduce the stigma of mental illness in central Wisconsin. Visit www.bhcwausau.com for details!

Shannon Schaefer


Spencer PTA Annual Craft Show

Nov 29, 2014 9am - 3pm

Spencer School
Spencer PTA Annual Craft Show
Over 100 Exhibitors
Free Admission
Lunch Available

Lisa Lehman (715) 207-1888


Hometown for the Holidays Parade

Dec 4, 2014 6:30pm

Thorp, WI
Enjoy the lights, costumes, and music of the holidays! Free candy for kids. Tree-lighting ceremony after the parade at Thorp's Yellowstone Trail Park. Park Festivities include a live ice sculpting demo, carolers, chili cook-off (call Thorp City Hall at 715-669-5371 to sign up for the chili cook-off), hot chocolate stand, sleigh rides, and pictures with Santa (bring your own camera). Free fun for the whole family!

Stephanie Chapman. 715-669-3422. stephc@forwardbank.com


Yellow Friday

Nov 28, 2014 9am - 4pm

Central Wisconsin Children's Museum 1100 Main St. Stevens Point, WI 54481
Spend Friday, November 28th, creating a little bit of sunshine for someone after a day of giving thanks. Start your holiday shopping by making gifts in the Create It! Art Room. The museum will be open normal hours 9am-4pm

Sandy, 715-344-2003, Sandy@cwchildrensmuseum.org


Christmas In Minocqua

Nov 29, 2014 Begins with Santa's Arrival at 1pm

Downtown Minocqua, WI
Mark your calendars now and plan to bring the whole family for a visit with Santa Claus. Santa arrives downtown Minocqua at 1:00 p.m. on a horse drawn carriage. Kids of all ages can visit with Santa at the Gaslight Square. At 5:00 Santa walks through town with everyone in tow to illuminate Minocqua's holiday lights. For more information go to www.minocqua.org

Kim Gillis
Minocqua Area chamber of Commerce
715-356-5266



UW-Stevens Point Blood Drive

Dec 9, 2014 10am - 4pm

The Laird Room in the Dreyfus University Center
The American Red Cross and the Student Involvement and Employment Office are teaming up to sponsor a blood drive at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point. Walk-ins are welcome, but you can also sign up for an appointment by filling out the following form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LDEHi1VufIQcUaE1yYGMfF4FKEpnTx7w7lK95WRw3MA/viewform

If you have quesitons, please email Katie at sieodrive@uwsp.edu


WoodTrust Bank presents The Women's Community’s fundraiser: “Hooray for Hollywood!”

Mar 21, 2015 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. Cocktails start at 5 PM and dinner is at 7 PM.

www.womenscommunity.org/hooray
Or contact The Women's Community for reservations and more information:
715-842-5663 or jake@womenscommunity.org



Marshfield Clinic Proudly Presents the Chase’n Chocolate 5K Fun Run/Walk

May 9, 2015 Registration Starts 7:30am, Race Begins 9am

Marathon Park, 1201 Stewart Ave., Wausau.
Marshfield Clinic Proudly Presents the Chase’n Chocolate 5K Fun Run/Walk.
5k Run, 1.5 Mile Walk & Kid’s Run.
Chocolate themed event; chocolate goodies along the course and at the end.
To benefit The Women's Community domestic and sexual violence victim service agency.
Register online at www.womenscommunity.org/run-walk

715-842-5663



The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

Dec 14, 2014 7pm

Good Shepard Lutheran Church, 2000 Roosevelt Dr, Plover, WI 54467
With a cast of over 35 local children and adults, "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" will be offered in the spirit of Christmas at several local churches. Admission is free to the public and open to the community. The production will conclude with a candle light singing of 'Silent Night'.
"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" is sure to fill you with the holiday spirit.

Tori Schultz
715-340-8204



The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

Dec 12, 2014 6pm

The Springs United Methodist Church, 2820 Plover Springs Dr, Plover, Wisconsin 54467
With a cast of over 35 local children and adults, "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" will be offered in the spirit of Christmas at several local churches. Admission is free to the public and open to the community. The production will conclude with a candle light singing of 'Silent Night'.
"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" is sure to fill you with the holiday spirit.

Tori Schultz
715-340-8204



The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

Dec 11, 2014 7pm

Wisconsin Rapids Moravian Church, 310 1st Ave S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495
With a cast of over 35 local children and adults, "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" will be offered in the spirit of Christmas at several local churches. Admission is free to the public and open to the community. The production will conclude with a candle light singing of 'Silent Night'.
"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" is sure to fill you with the holiday spirit.

Tori Schultz
715-340-8204



The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

Dec 7, 2014 4pm

Redeemer Lutheran, 900 Brilowski Rd, Stevens Point, WI 54482
With a cast of over 35 local children and adults, "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" will be offered in the spirit of Christmas at several local churches. Admission is free to the public and open to the community. The production will conclude with a candle light singing of 'Silent Night'.
"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" is sure to fill you with the holiday spirit.

Tori Schultz
715-340-8204