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Free Lecture: A Story of Abundance and Great Loss

Sep 30, 2014 6pm

UW-Stevens Point, Albertson Center for Learning Resources, 900 Reserve St, Stevens Point, WI 54481
As part of Project Passenger Pigeon, a series of events marking the centenary of the extinction of passenger pigeons, the UW-Stevens Point Museum of Natural History will be hosting a free lecture. Biologist Jim Krakowski will talk about the history passenger pigeons and the lessons to be learned from their extinction. Following the lecture will be a "meet and greet" with local wildlife artist, Mary Bratz, who painted the background of the museum's passenger pigeon exhibit.

UW-Stevens Point Museum of Natural History
715-346-2858
museum@uwsp.edu



Relive the ‘60’s – The Rise and Fall of the Monkees

Oct 21, 2014 7pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
In this Continuing Education lecture series, find out about the life of the 1960s pop practioners: The Monkees. Fee: $10.
Speaker: Mat Bartkowiak.


Register marshfield.uwc.edu/continuing-ed or 715-389-6520


College 101

Oct 13, 2014 6pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
Free! Learn about applying to college: admissions, registration, financial aid, scholarships in this one stop shop of college information.

Register marshfield.uwc.edu/admissions/visit or call 715-389-6530.


Symphony Orchestra Concert

Oct 10, 2014 7:30pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
Arts at the UW presents “A Supernatural Experience” featuring the UW-Marshfield/Wood County Symphony Orchestra. Tickets: $7.

Sponsored by the Laird Fund for the Arts.


Buy tickets at marshfield.uwc.edu or call 715-389-6534.


Symphonic Band Pops Concert featuring Name that Tune

Sep 26, 2014 7:30pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
The Arts at the UW season opens with this special Pops Symphonic Band Concert. Can you identify songs by the first few notes? Then this concert is for you! Compete for bragging rights and prizes. Tickets: $7. Sponsored by the Laird Fund for the Arts.

Buy tickets at marshfield.uwc.edu or call 715-389-6534.


Folk Concert featuring Robbie Clement

Sep 25, 2014 7:30pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
Alumni Robbie Clement is a variety folk entertainer whose dynamic performances combine music, comedy and storytelling. Don’t miss the modern-day pied piper and this show of irresistible fun. Tickets $10

For tickets call 715-389-6534 or visit marshfield.uwc.edu


Central Wisconsin Art Educators Exhibit Artist Reception

Sep 28, 2014 2pm - 4pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
Recognize and celebrate Central Wisconsin’s finest teaching artists. This exhibit features K-12 art teachers and current art interns/student teachers from public schools, private schools and University’s local art educators.

The exhibit will be on display from September 5 - October 31 in Gallery 450. Hours are Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.



Learn more online at marshfield.uwc.edu/campus/arts/visual or call 715-389-6530.


Wednesdays at the Wood

Oct 1, 2014 2pm

UW-Marshfield/Wood County, 2000 West 5th Street, Marshfield, WI 54449
isit your local University of Wisconsin campus to learn how you can receive an affordable, high quality education. Students who start at UW-Marshfield/Wood County have a 15 percent higher graduation rate when they transfer to a four-year campus than the students who start there. Learn about classes, professors, student activities, and organizations from current student ambassadors.

Learn more online at marshfield.uwc.edu/admissions/visit or call 715-389-6530.


Homecoming 2014

Sep 27, 2014 Starts at 10am

UW-Stevens Point Campus
10 a.m. Coffee and doughnuts with alumni and friends
Quandt lobby sidewalk (featuring free coffee while supplies
last from The Coffee Studio)
10 a.m. Homecoming parade - Fourth Avenue
11 a.m. FREE All Campus Picnic - DeBot Fields (Food provided by
University Dining and Summer Conferences)
11 a.m. All Greek Reunion - 073 DeBot Center
2 p.m. HOMECOMING AND PINK FOOTBALL GAME
UW-Stevens Point Pointers vs. North Central Cardinals
6 p.m. Athletics Hall of Fame Banquet
6 p.m. 2014 Alumni Awards Banquet
Check out www.uwsp.edu/alumni for a complete listing.


UW-Stevens Point Alumni Association


Close to You: The Music of The Carpenters

Sep 26, 2014 7pm

Merrill High School, 2012 Sales Dr, Merrill, WI
Singer and playwright Lisa Rock has arranged a 6-piece band, complete with back-up singers, and together they are dedicated to creating a Carpenters experience like no other. Rock’s amazing four octave range allows her to sing the hits like “We’ve Only Just Begun” and “Rainy Days and Mondays” in their original key, keeping the songs genuine and more recognizable for the audience.

Merrill High School, 715-536-4581


UW-Stevens Point Blood Drive

Sep 30, 2014 10am - 3pm

Dreyfus University Center Laird Room
Stop by UW-Stevens Point and help save up to three lives by donating blood!! Let's see how many lives this community can save.

Feel free to contact Katie to set up an appointment or if you have additional questions by emailing sieodrive@uwsp.edu or calling 715-346-2260


UW-Stevens Point Blood Drive

Sep 29, 2014 10am - 3pm

Dreyfus University Center Laird Room
Help save up to three lives by visitingUW-Stevens Point and donating blood!

To set up an appointment or request additional information contact Katie at sieodrive@uwsp.edu or call 715-346-2260


re:Voiced -- a cappella concert

Sep 21, 2014 7pm

Owen-Withee High School 832 W 3rd St Owen WI 54460
From Doo Wop to Lady Gaga and Motown to Jason Mraz, reVoiced is pure a cappella, and the group has been redefining the way people think about the genre. When you see them live, you won’t believe your ears! Starring five talented young men, several of which appeared on NBC’s hit show The Sing Off, reVoiced is the vocal quintet that will keep your “ears on their toes”. The members of reVoiced have performed at some of the most renowned venues in the world, and together, the group has electrified audiences on international cruise lines and performing arts centers across the country. Whether you’re 3 or 93, their incredible show is for you!
ReVoiced will be coming to Owen-Withee High School on September 21, 2014, as part of their Music in Schools Tour. The group will perform their full show for the general public at 7pm at the High School. ReVoiced will donate a portion of all ticket proceeds directly to the school choral program, so get your tickets now!
Tickets are only $7 for children 5 and under, $10 for students and $14 for adults at the door, but if you purchase early, you get $2 off! Tickets are available from any Owen-Withee choir student or by contacting the director.

Denise Swartz
715-229-2151 ext 291



Lugerville School Pie Auction & Raffle

Nov 22, 2014 8pm

Crane Chase Tavern, N10105 County Road F, Phillips, WI 54555
Delicious pies will be up for auction followed by raffle drawings for guns, flat-screen TV and various other items. Everyone is welcome to attend and bid on the pie of their choosing or participate in raffle drawings. Members of Save the Lugerville School group and the area community donate pies for the auction. All proceeds earned go directly back into maintaining the Lugerville School/Community Center building.

Maureen Trojak 715-339-2254 matrojak@pctcnet.net



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
5:00pm Cocktails
6:00pm Silent Auction
7:00pm Live Auction
Enjoy an evening of food, spirits, auctions, raffles and great fellowship!

Lorna Holewinski 715-422-0914 lholewinski@assumptioncatholicschools.org