Tuesday, June 19, 2018

City of Two Rivers Parks and Recreation has tickets available for purchase for Great America "Any Day" Pass and WPRA Week (June 30-July 8, 2018) does not include entrance into Hurricane Harbor, Great America Season Pass, Milwaukee County Zoo, Mt. Olympus Water & Theme Park, Noah's Ark Water Park, Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, Original Wisconsin Ducks, Upper Dells Boat Tour, Upper Dells Jet Boat Adventure.  Tickets are available at the TR Parks and Recreation Department, Monday- Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm.  Tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE.

River's Bend Health Services is holding a Corn Roast on Wednesday, June 20, from 4:30-6:30pm. Stop in for some summer food and fun.  Meet our new Administrator and Chef for the evening, Mike Wenzel; Director of Nursing, Morgan Brocker; and Market Liaison, Patti Glaser.  Facility tours will be available.  River's Bend is located at 960 South Rapids Road in Manitowoc.  Email pgmartin@nshorehc.com with reservations or questions.

Progress Lakeshore:  Join our "Let's Talk Business-Apprenticeship: Creating Your Talent Pipeline" on Tuesday, June 26th, at the Two Rivers Hamilton Community House!  A panel of youth and Registered Apprenticeship program representatives will be discussing how apprenticeship can assist in building skilled employees, building your future workforce, addressing the skills gap as it is related to upcoming retirements, and filling the talent pipeline.  Registration is free, and lunch is provided.  Please Register at www.progresslakeshore.org/LTBApprenticeship.  

The Crossing of Manitowoc County's Medical Clinic offers free STI testing.  The STI epidemic is a grave concern in our community. One client describes her experience.  "I saw an ad for The Crossing's Medical Clinic.  Since it is a Christian based organization, I was fearful they'd try to convert, lecture or judge me.  Instead, they were compassionate.  Results showed I had chlamydia - a real wake up call."  For more information or an appointment, call or text (920) 973-4346 or email nurse@crossingmantiowoc.org.

Forst Inn Arts Collective:  Join us this weekend for the hilarious musical comedy,
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.  Watch as this eclectic group of six mid-pubescent's vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime.  While candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home lives, the tweens spell their way through a series of (potentially made-up) words, hoping never to hear the soul-crushing, pout-inducing, life un-affirming "ding" of the bell that signals a spelling mistake.  A riotous ride!  Your ticket includes intimate table seating, a generous appetizer buffet before the show, and desert served at intermission.  Tickets are available at www.forstinn.com or by calling (920) 310-7228.

Tender Reflections of Manitowoc:   Are you looking for a home for your loved one living with Alzheimer's or dementia?  Stop in at Tender Reflections of Manitowoc Assisted Living, specializing in memory care and dementia.  For a tour call (920) 652-0534 or for a virtual tour visit  www.TenderReflectionsAL.com .  We are currently offering a $1,000 discount off the first month's rent and offer a 10% Veterans discount.  We accept Private Pay and Family Care.  Tender Reflections is located at 2210 Dufek Dr., Manitowoc.

Boelters Jewlers LLC:  Birthstone of the month is pearl!  Boelter's is having a sale on June's Birthstone, 20% off for the entire month!  This sale includes our add-a-pearls.  Whether you are looking to start a new necklace for someone or add to one you've been working on for years, we are here to help!  This year is flying by and the sale only lasts till the end of the month, don't miss out!  We are open Monday-Thursday, 9:30am-5:30pm, Friday 9:30am-6:00pm, and Saturdays from 9:00am-1:00pm.

Mishicot Area Growth & Improvement Committee (M.A.G.I.C.):  Mishicot Farmer's Market is now open for business.  It started June 6, and is open every Wednesday and Saturday from 8:00-11:00am.  There are numerous crafts and food vendors available.  If you are interested or have any questions, contact Kim at (920) 755-3411.

United Way Manitowoc County:  Join United Way Manitowoc County on June 21st for the annual Day of Action!  We are pairing up individuals and businesses with non-profits around Manitowoc County to help them with projects they wouldn't otherwise be able to get done.  Registrations will be accepted up until the event!  For volunteer registration, click here .  If you want to set up a company team, click here .  Non-profits who want to register a project for that day, email ashley@unitedwaymanitowoccounty.org.

Felician Village:  Roll on over to a vintage car show at The Gardens on the Felician Village Campus on Thursday, June 21, from 4:30-7:30pm to view a large variety of classic cars and enjoy 50s sock hop music by II Cool Band.  Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Shoreline Credit Union is a proud sponsor of this event.  The Gardens at Felician Village is located at 1700 S. 18th Street.  For more information email fvmarketing@felicianvillage.org or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329.

What the Lock? can take bookings up to 6 months in advance and will open our facility just for your group during our regularly closed hours.  Your organization can choose between Sunday-Thursday to hold your team building session.  We recommend booking at least 3 weeks in advance so that your booking date will be open and times secured.  To reserve a private team building session, please call or email us at (920) 717-0362 or escape@whatthelock.com.  Please let us know the number of people and the dates/ times you are interested in.  Our store is staffed Thursday-Sunday, and can return your calls during that time.

Rahr-West Art Museum:  Celebrate the unique talents of Manitowoc sculptor, R.T. Wallen, as our community gets set to unveil his dramatic Spirit of the Rivers sculpture on the Lake Michigan shoreline.  R.T. Wallen, naturally showcases his creations in bronze and stone lithography.  This exhibition will be on display at the Rahr-West Art Museum July 1 through September 16, 2018.  We hope you will join us for a public opening reception on Sunday, July 1st, at 1:00pm at the Rahr-West Art Museum.  All are welcome!

Lakeshore Humane Society has just the pet for you!  See photos and descriptions of animals ready for adoption at www.lakeshorehumane.org/adopt-a-pet/.  You can fill out an adoption application while on the shelter website!  If you can't adopt right now but still want to help; please consider "sharing" pics of stray animals we post online.  LHS office hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, from 1:00-7:00pm, Tuesday & Thursday we are closed, Saturdays, from 11:00am-5:00pm and Sundays, from 11:00am-3:00pm.

Nichols Electric Inc.:  We are looking to add to our team.  Opening for a full-time Journeyman Electrician/ Master Electrician with experience in a variety of residential, commercial and industrial wiring.  Trouble shooting skills and knowledge with the N.E.C codes.  The ability to work on your own and with others.  Pay is based on experience, paid holidays, vacations and 401K.  Please send resume to lynn@nicholselectricinc.com.

All Access Ads, LLC:  Can't get a response from clients, customers and associates?  Want a marketing and communication tool that is 99% effective and light years ahead of e-mail and social media?  Learn more at www.AllAccessAds.com.  So STOP CHASING and START TEXTING!  Please call Randy Brice at (920) 686-3747.

Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center:  Join our team as our Café Manager!  The Café Manager will lead all aspects of the "Wisconsin Café", deliver a high-quality menu of farm-to-table, Wisconsin-based options, and motivate our staff to provide excellent customer service.  Follow the link for a full description: www.buildwaec.org/about/employment/ .  Also, follow us on Facebook for the latest updates on our Grand Opening, volunteer opportunities and other employment openings.

Golden Flame Family Restaurant:  Specials for the week are; Tuesday- Broasted Chicken or Broiled Spareribs, Wednesday- BBQ Short Ribs, Thursday- Stuffed Peppers, Friday- 21 Shrimp, Pub Style Haddock or Smelt, Saturday- Prime Rib or Stuffed Pork Chops, Sunday-Ham Steak, Roasted or BBQ Chicken, Monday- Stuffed Cabbage.  Enjoy your summer! 2604 Custer St., Manitowoc. 

Two Rivers Historical Society:  The Milwaukee Handbell Ensemble will be having a concert at the Historic Washington House this coming Sunday, June 24, at 2:00pm.  There is limited seating in the beautiful upstairs hall!  Tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for anyone under 18.  The Milwaukee Handbell Ensemble is 16 ringers playing 144 handbells and handchimes.  They appear regularly with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra for their Holiday Pops concerts.  You should not miss this unqiue and exciting group of musicians that will play Bach to the Beatles.  Something for young and old!

Fox Hills Resort:  Announcing The Drunken Fox Beerfest a Fox Hills Event on Saturday, July 7, 2018 from 1:00-5:00pm.  Come on out and enjoy a craft beer keg party featuring beers from local and regional breweries along with yard games and Greatest Hits Polka Band.  Food and a full bar will be available.  Bring your own lawn chair for this outdoor event.  Tickets are $30 in advance and can be purchased at Fox Hills Resort, online under the specials and events tab at www.foxhillsresort.com or by calling the ticket office at (920) 755-3642.  We also have room packages for two available.  Call the ticket office or front desk for information.

Time Out Sports Bar and Grill:  Join our team!  We are currently accepting application for experienced line cooks.  Must be able to work nights and weekends.  Apply online at www.TimeOutSportsBarAndGrill.net.

Shady Lane Inc.:  Music in the Garden Series opens Sunday, June 24, from 2:00-4:00pm, welcoming Kevin Van Ess and Talk of the Town.  Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and settle in for an afternoon of free, toe-tapping Dixieland jazz and other favorites.  Refreshments will be available.  In case of rain, concerts will be held inside.  1235 S. 24th St., Manitowoc. (920) 682-8254.

Friends of the Two Rivers Senior Center:  Pancake Breakfast!  The Two Rivers Senior Center, with a sponsorship from River Woods Place, is holding a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, June 30, from 7:00-10:00am.  $3.00 Carry-out: 3 pancakes, 2 sausages; $5.00 All-U-Can Eat Pancakes (includes 2 sausages); $3.50 Jimmy Dean Sausage & Egg Pancake Sandwich; coffee, milk, juice & water available for purchase.  1710 W Park Street, Two Rivers (J.E. Hamilton Community House).

Manitowoc Public Library:  Is any ice cream sweeter than FREE ice cream? Enjoy an ice cream sundae at Manitowoc Public Library on Wednesday, June 20, in the Balkansky Community Room as local author, Deborah Erdmann, reads excerpts from her novel, "Mystery at Point Beach: Sundae Wars," set in Two Rivers!  Who knows - we might even get a sneak peek at Deborah's NEW novel!  The reading and sundae eating starts at 2:00pm. Copies of the book will be available for check out or purchase following the reading.

Balance on Buffalo:  Join Balance on Buffalo yoga instructors as we celebrate the International Day of Yoga, June 21, with a 1- hour yoga practice, from 6:00-7:00pm designed to unite mind, body, and spirit.  Deepen your connection to self, the world and nature with this gentle practice of breath and movement. Kirtan to follow from 7:00-8:30pm.  Kirtan is an ancient and well-known art to calm the mind, open the heart and connect with the Divine Consciousness.  Beginners are welcome!  Please pre-register online at www.balanceonbuffalo.com

David's House of Travel:  Exciting news!  Milwaukee NON-STOP Charter prices have just become available for Cancun/Riviera Maya, Cozumel, Jamaica, Punta Cana, Puerto Vallarta and Los Cabos!  The flights being on December 21st and run through April 2nd depending on the destination!  Plan your winter getaway now!  If you've already inquired about Milwaukee pricing, one of our agents will be in contact with you, otherwise give us a call at (920) 684-6117 or stop in at 1029 S. 26th St. today!  Relax...Vacations are our job!

Skana Aluminum Company is hiring!  Join our growing team and get 182 days off per year!  We have a bonus program for all employees, as well as paid continued education.  Skana currently has Machine Operator positions available, starting at $16.50 per hour.  Fill out an online application or stop in and pick one up!

Le-Vel THRIVE Promoter:  Our company is the world leader in human nutritional technologies.  Free cleanse drawing.  Happy June Manitowoc!  Who would like to lose 5 or more pounds just by doing a 5 day cleanse or detox?  We will have four winners per week and each of them will receive a 5 day supply of our balance fiber cleansing product and four boost, which is 14 servings of fruits and vegetable powder.  Everyone who enters will receive a prize vacation getaway.  To enter, email me: elisakarbonthrives@gmail.com or call (920) 629-0695.

Two Rivers Optimist Club:  Join our parade!  The Two Rivers Optimist Club is sponsoring the Fishing Parade on Saturday, July 21, at 1:30pm.  You are welcome to have a float in our parade.  This is also the date for the Great Bike Give Away!  If you want to donate a bike, or be part of the parade, contact Judy at (920) 794-4787 or Becky at (920) 323-2542.  Both opportunities are a great way to show case your business and share with youngsters in our community and those visiting!

Miss Harbor Cities Organization, Inc. (MHC):  The Miss Wisconsin Scholarship Pageant was held last week in Oshkosh.  Miss Harbor Cities' Outstanding Teen, Olivia Lulich, was named the non-finalist physical fitness winner.  Miss Harbor Cities, Serena Larie, was named as a Top 11 semi-finalist and the Overall Evening Gown Winner.  Miss Great Lakes, Alyssa Bohm, (MHC 2017) was also named as a Top 11 semi-finalist.  Miss Wood Violet, Tianna Vanderhei, (MHC 2016) was named Miss Wisconsin 2018! She won an award for the highest score for a dancer in the talent competition and the Overall Interview Award.  Tianna will compete for the title of Miss America in Atlantic City this September, which will be televised nationally on ABC.  Photos can be found here .

The Salvation Army is in transition.  Lts. Jeff and Terri Olson are heading out of the area after many years of great service in our community.  There will be a Farewell Service, June 24, at 10:00am followed by a lunch.  Lt. Jennifer Moffitt will be joining the local Corps with a Welcome Service, July 1, at 10:00am.  Both are open to the public.  In other Salvation Army news; bell ringing will be happening again in July as we focus on "Christmas in July" to help keep resources available to meet the needs of our neighbors who come to us requesting support.  Go to www.ringbells.org to reserve your spot or call the office at (920) 684-7117.  The campaign will run July 9-14 with some special summer locations!
 
  
This week's featured CHAMBER SAVINGS CARD offer:

Schroeder's Department Store
Free pair of socks with $50 shoe purchase. Not valid with other coupon offers.
1623 Washington St. Two Rivers
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