Tuesday, September 19
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David's House of Travel:
Don't forget to RSVP for David's House of Travel's Alaska Show. This will be held Wednesday, September 27, at 6:00pm at the Manitowoc Yacht Club. Enjoy our FREE presentation and discover al the wonders Alaska has to offer. Not sure how you want to travel to our 49th state? Don't worry, our Alaska Cruise/Land Tour experts will be there to teach you about all the different ways there are to visit! Give us a call at (920) 684-6117 to reserve your spot today!
The Chamber of Manitowoc County:
Briess Malt & Ingredients Co. is in the running! Nearly 32,000 votes determine the top 16 products that are vying to become the Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin. The top 16 will compete against each other in a bracket-style tournament called Manufacturing Madness, and voting will continue in the first round of the bracket until 11:59pm on Monday, September 25. Individuals can vote in each matchup once every 24 hours. Click here to vote.
Woodland Dunes Nature Center & Preserve:
Wickedly family-friendly nature fun is here! The Woodland Dunes Enchanted Forest event is approaching on October 7, and it's time to reserve your tour spot! Walk along a candlelit trail and meet some of Mother Nature¹s favorite and fun (costumed) animals! This outdoor, self-guided evening hike has neat nature surprises around every turn! Note: this is a fun and educational evening, not a scary one. Warm refreshments inside, along with fun games and activities onsite. Friendly costumes encouraged! Check out our website for more information.
Painting Pathways Clubhouse
: Join us on Friday, September 22, as we celebrate our 9th birthday! Come enjoy a cupcake between the hours of 10:00am - 3:00pm at 1226 Washington St., Manitowoc and hear how we've grown over the years. Painting Pathways Clubhouse empowers adults with diagnosed mental illness by building community, supporting recovery and changing lives.
Two Rivers Optimist Club
has several activities coming up. Saturday, September 30, is the Octagon Club's fall Electronic Recycling event from 9:00am - 1:00pm in the parking lot of the J. E. Hamilton Community House. Sunday, October 1, brings Autumn Breakfast in the Park, from 8:00am - 1:00pm at Point Beach State Forest and Empty Bowls from 11:00am - 2:00pm. For more information on any of the above, call Judy at (920) 901-9284.
Manitowoc Public School District:
Looking to get some exercise AND help out a good cause? If so, sign up to participate in the 9th annual Ron Rubick Run/Walk on Saturday, September 30, at 8:00am. Visit
www.picatic.com/RubickRun to register.
Lakeshore Humane Society:
Saturday is the Lakeshore Humane Society's Walk for Kindness! The two-mile walk starts at 10:00am from the Society to a route down 8th Street and through Lincoln Park. A short awards ceremony and games will take place following the walk. $30 registration fee for ages 13+. Kids under 13 walk for free. Walk with or without a dog! Register at 9:00am Saturday or register online now.
Looking to downsize? Selling your house and looking for a new home? Custer Village apartments are located near restaurants, shopping, and many other commercial amenities. Each apartment features in-unit laundry with large windows and spacious floor plans. Visit us at
www.doneff.com, or give Debbie a call at (920) 901-RENT.
Atrium Post Acute Care of Two Rivers
and Atrium Senior Living of Two Rivers at Northland Lodge are Coats for Kids sites for The Salvation Army. Now through November 13, both sites are accepting donations of winter coats. Boxes are located near the entrances of both facilities. Thank you for helping those in need in our community.
Time Out Sports Bar & Grill:
Green Bay Packers and Wisconsin Badgers football game specials: $3 rail mixer pints; $5 domestic pitchers of beer (Bud Light, Miller Lite, Coors Light, PBR); $5 half Nacho Camacho; $7 dozen wings; plus $3 pints of Badger Club Amber (during Badgers games only).
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay:
"Managing for Quality" is offered through the UW-Green Bay's Business Solutions' 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for Thursday, September 28, 2017, from 8:30am - 3:30pm at the Advance Business & Manufacturing Center, 2701 Larsen Rd., Green Bay. For more information on registration, visit our website at www.uwgb.edu/sbdc, email Diane Welhouse at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (920) 496-2117.
City of Two Rivers:
Mark your calendars - the Two Rivers Senior Center has two events coming up. The Harvest Craft Fair is Saturday, October 7, 9:00am - 3:30pm. This fair is limited to handmade and homemade items. There will also be a basket raffle and food & drinks available for purchase. The Senior Health & Information Fair is Thursday, October 19, 8:00am - 12:00pm. Area businesses provide information about their services, opportunities and what they can do to benefit you. Both events will be in the Rocheleau Gym of the J.E. Hamilton Community House.
Manitowoc County Historical Society
is holding a History Happy Hour on Wednesday, September 20, at Manitowoc Street Pub, 444 Manitowoc St., Reedsville, from 5:30 - 6:30pm. Guests during History Happy Hour will receive information about the tavern and a historical overview will be held at 6:00pm. History Happy Hour is a 21+ event with donations going toward the Manitowoc County Historical Society's Meeme House Inn restoration project.
Holy Family Memorial
Health & Wellness Center
, which services The Chamber of Manitowoc County members, is accepting registrations for 2018. Our goal is to assist employers and their employees with staying healthy and reducing healthcare costs. The Health & Wellness Center is staffed by Holy Family Memorial healthcare professionals. Health services include primary, urgent, and preventive care; as well as physical therapy, wellness coaching, and emotional health counseling. The Center is located at Holy Family Memorial Harbor Town Campus, 1650 S. 41st St., Manitowoc. To learn more about the Holy Family Memorial Health and Wellness Center, sign up for one of our FREE upcoming informational sessions in September at www.hfmhealth.org/chamber.
$5 walking rounds of golf are back! Seven days a week, 24 hours a day, walking rounds of golf are just $5! Wisconsin Brewing Company is coming to the Links Friday, September 29, and will be offering samples of their beer to our customers starting at 5:30pm. Stop in and enjoy some beer from the brewery run by three guys born and raised in our great state!
Golden Ring Music:
Got Banjo? If you want to learn to play the banjo, whether it's just for fun around a campfire, or if you want to venture deep into the traditions of American Oldtime Banjo, here's your chance. Fritz Schuler has a few spots left on Wednesday nights for beginning banjo students For more information, stop in at Golden Ring Music and talk to Fritz or call him at (920) 684-5242. More on our website.
Manitowoc-Two Rivers Y
has part-time and full-time positions in childcare, drop-in babysitting and our before and after school programs. We are also in need of membership staff and building supervisors. A FREE YMCA membership is included with employment depending on the number of hours an employee works per pay period. For an adult, this is a $47 value per month. You can pick up an application at the YMCA front desk or online. For more information about these great jobs and working for the YMCA, please contact Joe Metzen at (920) 482-1529.
Lakeshore Technical College
is looking for a Chief of Human Resources and Talent Development to champion a culture of employee engagement and continuous improvement. We are set to take the next generation into the workforce of the future and are looking for a Chief of Human Resources and Talent Development to join us in leading the college to excellence. Learn more about how you can become part of our dedicated team or share this opportunity with your human resource colleagues.
Point Beach State Forest
and the Friends of Point Beach State Forest, partnering with Cleveland Cycleworks, invite you to join us for our fall "Bike and Hike" event on Saturday, September 30! Michael from Cleveland Cycleworks of Two Rivers will be there beginning at 12:00pm to kick off the event doing free bike repairs! There will be an organized bike ride from 2:00 - 4:00pm, or you can go on a nature hike and check out the park's fall colors! Food will be served and available for purchase by the Friends group after the ride! Check out our Facebook page for more details! We are also offering FREE admission into the forest for this event!
Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center:
Keep up to date on the construction progress through our real-time camera. Follow the link here: WAEC Construction Camera . Be sure to follow us on Facebook under Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center to see more updates in the capital campaign, overall experience, progress to grand opening, and to learn some Wisconsin agricultural facts!
The Sherwin-Williams Company
is having a 4-Day Super Sale September 22-25! 40% off paints and stains - 30% off painting supplies - an additional 25% off our everyday low price on custom order wallpaper. Sherwin-Williams is located at 3813 Dewey St., Manitowoc. We are open Monday-Friday 7:00am - 8:00pm; Saturday 8:00am - 6:00pm; and Sunday 10:00am - 6:00pm.
Love Your Skin Aesthetics, LLC:
I'm celebrating my ONE-Year Anniversary this month. Thank you to all of my loyal clients for all of your support over the last year. In celebration of my first year, I'm offering a $1 add-on treatment with any Customized Facial booked during the month of September. Choose from a Contour Eye Rescue, a Hand Rescue or a Foot Rescue Treatment. Call Nichol Kahlenberg at (920) 323-1059 to book your facial with this special Anniversary offer. I look forward to helping you love your skin!
Rahr-West Art Museum:
Don't miss one of the most popular exhibits at the Rahr, the annual Art of Tablesettings, October 8 through November 5, 2017. Ruth West introduced the first Tablesetting Exhibit 30 years ago. Originally, this exhibit featured tablesettings of fine china and crystal, but over the years it has changed dramatically. It's not unusual to find tin plates or coconut shells, a bench or a canoe, and settings such as a frontier wagon. For more information, visit our website or call (920) 686-3090.
Lincoln Park Zoological Society:
Do you like tinkering or building? Decorating or baking? Please join the Lights in Lincoln Park committee at the Manitowoc Senior Center on Wednesday, September 27, at 7:00pm and Wednesday, October 18, at 6:00pm. Our great group of volunteers make the holiday season shine even brighter every year. Questions? Email email@example.com or call Jane at (920) 242.6645.
Join us at the Fall Festival BBQ at The Gardens at Felician Village on Friday, September 22, from 11:30am - 2:00pm for a delicious BBQ meal cooked by Felician Village President and CEO, Frank Soltys. Cost is $5. In addition, enjoy live music by the Besaw Boys and a friendly competition of outdoor games by Felician Village staff. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329. The Gardens was voted Best of the Lakeshore eight years in a row for senior independent living.
Manitowoc Lutheran High School
is accepting monetary donations for their Hurricane Relief Collection. Cash donations will be received at the Main Office or Scrip Office now through Monday, October 2, at 4045 Lancer Circle. Online credit card donations can be made at www.mlhslancers.org/hurricane. Questions, contact Scott Reinhard at (920) 682-0215 or email@example.com.
Manitowoc Public Library (MPL):
It's teen team versus teen team for Post-It artistic supremacy on Wednesday, September 20, between 4:00pm and 5:00pm, at MPL. Teams will convene in the Teen Scene to compete to see who can decorate the windows with 8-bit pixel art, using Post-It notes. Who will follow the grid design the fastest and emerge victorious? There's only one way to find out-head to MPL's Teen Scene and prepare to pixelate! Snacks and prizes will be provided, and most importantly, admission is FREE!!!
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family:
Cybersecurity. Fraud prevention. Don't miss expert, bestselling author and subject of
Steven Spielberg's popular 2002 film,
"Catch Me If You Can," Frank Abagnale, during Silver Lake College's President's CEO Breakfast Series on October 4, sponsored by
Bank First National
. Catch Abagnale's breakfast presentation, appropriately titled, "Catch Me If You Can," during the breakfast on Wednesday, October 4
followed by his complimentary seminar, "The Art of the Steal." Learn more about this special engagement, future speakers and register now by visiting www.sl.edu/ceobreakfast.
The Haven of Manitowoc County, Inc.:
Join us on September 23-24 for Cardboard City, an event to raise money for, and awareness of, homelessness in our community. Anyone can participate! The event will take place in the parking lot at The Haven, 1003 Marshall St. Participants will spend the night in cardboard boxes, simple tents or their own car to get a small experience of homelessness. Simple meals will be served for supper and breakfast and there will be activities, entertainment and presentations throughout the evening. You will collect pledges or make a donation to participate ($100 box; $175 tent; $250 car). Proceeds will be shared by Manitowoc County Habitat for Humanity, The Haven and Hope House of Manitowoc County. To register, contact Stephanie Bowman at (920) 682-7742.
Engineered for safety! Guardrail is the safest option for providing fall protection and safety guarding. SESCO now offers safety railing kits which can be used to block interior machines, electrical panels and walkways. These are available in multiple configurations to fit your needs and can be purchased as galvanized steel or aluminum. Our Kwik Kits are powder coated safety yellow for high visibility and cover 12 feet with six-foot extension kits available. Please visit our website at www.sesco-services.com or call (920) 482-0016 for more information.
University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc's
Office of Continuing Education to offer Personal Enrichment opportunities
: September 26 - Kids n' Canvas or Canvas and Corks; September 27 - For Your Health with Angel Avina; October 3 - Mining Memories: Jump Start Your Memoir; October 9 - Let's Talk Money; October 17 or November 28, Essential Oils, October 18 - Conversational German II; or see the website for more class options at www.ce.uwc.edu/manitowoc/catalog. For registration and course fees, contact Suzanne Lawrence, Regional Director of Continuing Education at UW-Manitowoc, (920) 683-4702 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Golden Flame Family Restaurant:
Specials of the Week: Tuesday - Beef, Chicken or Shrimp Stir Fry; Wednesday - BBQ Short Ribs; Thursday - Lasagna; Friday - 21 Shrimp or Lake Perch; Saturday - Broasted Chicken or Tenderloin Tips; Sunday -Broasted Chicken, BBQ Chicken or Roasted Duck; Monday - Stuffed Cabbage. Also choose between two soup specials each day. Enjoy a night out on the town and come visit us. Serving homemade entrees and smiling faces! Open M-T-W-Th 5:00am-8:00pm; Friday & Saturday 24 hours; Sunday close at 8:00pm.
This week's featured CHAMBER SAVINGS CARD offer:
Lakeshore Dental S.C.
10% discount on any product purchased.
4725 Plank Rd., Manitowoc
2017 CHAMBER SAVINGS CARD offers.
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