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Night of Worship with HeartSong

Aug 1, 2014 7pm

Highland Community Church 1005 N. 28th Avenue, Wausau, WI 54401
Night of Worship with HeartSong of Cedarville University on Friday, August 1 at 7:00 p.m. at Highland Community Church – 1005 N. 28th Avenue, Wausau. HeartSong intentionally balances music, Scripture, and life stories in a way that is distinctively Cedarville. HeartSong exists to communicate the livable reality of the Gospel as seen through genuine worship. The concert is free and open to the public. Please join us Friday, August 1 at 7:00pm for a great night of worship!

Debra Schonscheck 715-842-5683


Free Movie "God's Not Dead"

Aug 7, 2014 ?

FOS Gym in downtown Owen
Free Movie "God's Not Dead" will be shown on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at the FOS Gym in downtown Owen. Refreshments will be served and a free-will offering taken to defray expenses. Any additional money will be given to a local charity.

Noel K. Barteck


United Way Community Fest

Sep 20, 2014 9:30am - 3pm

Marathon Park, Wausau
Second annual United Way Community Fest features free, family friendly activities including crafts and games, music, food vendors and the United We Can food sculpture competition. Bring a canned food item to vote for your favorite.

Sue Haupt, United Way of Marathon County


Family Day in the Garden

Aug 9, 2014 11am - 2pm

East Towne Community Garden, 700 Block Jefferson St., Wausau
Join us for our annual Family Day in the Garden Celebration, presented by Wausau Urban Community Gardens and the East Towne Neighborhood Group.

Event is free for all! Activities include: face painting, scavenger hunt, live music, police car, fire truck, healthy snacks, games, crafts, and fun for the whole family!

Jenny Christl, 715-848-4884, jennyc@bridgeclinic.org


Extra-Terrific Toddler Tuesday

Aug 19, 2014 10:30am - Noon

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Little ones, 18 months - 4 years, siblings, and accompanying adults sample art making and movement-themed stations. River Flow Yoga instructor Mary Hilliker leads family yoga sessions. Free


Visitor Services
715.845.7010
museum@lywam.org



Family Fest : Print Palapalooza

Aug 21, 2014 9am - 4pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Drop by the sculpture garden to explore different print mediums. Family Fest is part of First Lady Michelle Obama's national initiative to encourage families to practice healthy habits together. Printmaking is the theme of this years Family Fest. Free


Visitor Services
715.845.7010
museum@lywam.org



Family Fest

Aug 20, 2014 9am - 4pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Drop by the sculpture garden to explore different print mediums. Family Fest is part of First Lady Michelle Obama's national initiative to encourage families to practice healthy habits together. Printmaking is the theme of this years Family Fest. Free


Visitor Services
715.845.7010
musuem@lywam.org



Family Fest : Print Palapalooza

Aug 19, 2014 9am - 4pm

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Msueum Wausau , WI
Drop by the sculpture garden to explore different print mediums. Family Fest is part of First Lady Michelle Obama's national initiative to encourage families to practice healthy habits together. Printmaking is the theme of this years Family Fest. Free


Visitor Services
715.845.7010
museum@lywam.org



Art Babies

Aug 29, 2014 10:30am - 11:15am

Woodson Art museum Wausau, Wi
Bring your littlest ones, birth - 1 year, for multisensory fun and social interaction in the galleries and Art Park. Baby gear, including prams, strollers, front packs, and blankets, welcome. Please call 715.845.7010 or email museum@lywam.org to register. Free


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


Art 101

Aug 20, 2014 12:15pm - 1pm

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Some artists use pencil sketches to work out composition details before proceeding to a final medium. Others use pencil, graphite, charcoal, and chalk as their primary medium. Curator Jane Weinke shares artwork - ranging from sketches to finished compositions - from the Museum's collection. Free


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


Toddler Tuesday

Aug 19, 2014 10:30am - Noon

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Bring toddlers, 18 months - 4 years, and together sample an array of printmaking projects, stories, and movement. Free


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


Art 101

Aug 7, 2014 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
When most of us put our pencil to paper, we draw stick figures. Some artists use pencil sketches to work out composition details before proceeding to a final medium. Others use pencil, graphite, charcoal, and chalk as their primary medium. Curator Jane Weinke shares works from the collection ranging from sketches to finished compositions. Free


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


Hands - on Art

Aug 7, 2014 5:30pm - 7pm

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
Create a rubbing as a starting point for your own composition using pencils and pastels. Free


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


Art 101

Aug 7, 2014 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, Wi
When most of us put our pencil to paper, we draw stick figures. Some artists use pencil sketches to work out composition details before proceeding to a final medium. Others use pencil, graphite, charcoal, and chalk as their primary medium. Curator Jane Weinke shares works from the collection ranging from sketches to finished compositions. Free


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


Art Park Open Studio

Aug 2, 2014 1pm - 3pm

Woodson Art Museum Wausau, WI
All ages drop in for ink stamping and watercolor painting with provided materials. Bring the whole family for self-directed fun. Free


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


Community Picnic

Aug 6, 2014 4:30pm - 8pm

Red Sands, Lake Wazeecha, 6411 South Park Road, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
You're invited to Incourage's Community Picnic! Come to Lake Wazeecha Red Sands for FREE local food, beverages, and family fun. Entertainment includes Aqua Skiers, Shermalot Skiers, live music, kids' inflatables, and more. Bring your lawn chairs or blanket. See you there! incouragecf.org

hello@incouragecf.org; 715-423-3863


Wisconsin Concrete Park Celebration

Aug 9, 2014 Noon - 4pm

wisconsin Concrete Park Phillips, WI
Wisconsin Concrete Park Celebration A celebration of the arts in a park setting with FREE fun for the whole family. Lots of kids’ activities and entertainment for all ages including make & take art activities, quilt display, live music, guided park tours, silent auction, beverages and great food. And enjoy watching amateur and professional area artists of all ages paint scenes of the park throughout the afternoon. No registration required.

Sharyn Friedell 715-339-7282


Music on the River

Jul 30, 2014 6pm - 8pm

Veteran's Memorial Park, Tomahawk
Free outdoor concert featuring Mamas Little Hippies. Rain site indoor Sara Park Arena. See us on Facebook

Cathy Meyer 715-453-7508


Tiny Tots Closet

Mar 11, 2014 - Dec 30, 2014 Tuesdays 10am - Noon

St. Paul's UCC, 426 Washington St., Wausau WI 54403
FREE diapers for those in need. *Bring picture ID & proof of parent or guardianship of a diaper-age child. (Birth Certificate, Crib Card, or WIC card preferred). Limit: 2 dozen diapers/visit. Limit 1 visit/month.

Tania Grisham (715) 842-3733


Neighborhood Meals

Mar 11, 2014 - Dec 30, 2014 Tuesdays 4:30pm - 6pm

St. Paul's UCC, 426 Washington St., Wausau WI 54403
Each week a local business, church, or family sponsors a meal that is prepared and served hot to hungry members of the Wausau Community. *No ID or income verification needed. Simply show up and eat- no questions asked!

Tania Grisham (715) 842-3733