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Ice Shanty Contest and Display

Nov 29, 2014 1pm - 3pm

Downtown Eagle River, WI
Join us for the 6th Annual Ice Shanty Competition and Display. Think your shanty is the best? Enter it in our competition to win great prizes. Hundreds of curious Santa visitors will stop by to see your prize Shanty. We will be serving hot chocolate and hot dogs out of some of the shantys.

Katie Hayes, 715-479-4903


Kids Club

Oct 25, 2014 11am - 2pm

ACE Hardware Westron 2606 Schofield Ave, Weston WI 54476
Trick or treat at our Halloween stations throughout the store from 11am-2pm. Costume contest prompt at 1pm in the learning center at ACE.

sallyjaceweston@gmail.com


Six Spooky Words Contest

Oct 1, 2014 - Oct 26, 2014 Entries Accepted October 1 - 26

Any Marathon County Public Library location
Can you write a scary story in just six spooky words? For the Halloween season, the Marathon County Public Library will run a contest for patrons and other community members to submit a six-word horror story. The library will accept entries from October 1 through Oct. 26. The winning entries will be shared with the public via a poster in the library and through social media. Entries can be submitted on paper at any Marathon County Public Library location, or online by emailing spooky@mcpl.us. The winning entrants will have their choice of several MCPL prizes.
The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, call 715-261-7230.


2014 IPMS/The Glue Crew Model Contest and Swap Meet

Nov 1, 2014 9am - 4pm

Howard Johnson Inn and Conference Center 2101 N. Mountain Road Wausau WI 54401
Model Contest and Swap Meet
Time: 9:00 ,A.M. until 4:00 P.M.
Entry Fee: Adults: $10.00 for the first 20 models, and $1.00 for each additional model. Juniors & Intermediates: $5.00 for all entries. Each entrant receives a raffle ticket
Other Activities: Large Raffle, Large swap meet on-site!
Open to the General Public!
Categories include:

•Autos
•Trucks
•Airplanes
•Armor
•Ships
•Si-Fi
•Figures
•Dioramas
•Miscellaneous
•Open Junior (12 years & under)
•Open Intermediate (13-17 years)

Special awards for Best in Show, Most Innovative, and Glue Crew Traveling Trophy

The Glue Crew is a non-profit group, with all proceeds from this event going to Wausau area charities. Thanks to your participation over the years, the Crew has donated over $7,000 to deserving groups. We couldn’t do it without your support! Thank you!



Joseph Drew