Tuesday, November 14 , 2017

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Manitowoc Symphony: On November 18, the Manitowoc Symphony Orchestra's "Songs of Harvest and Holidays" will warm your heart! In the most favorite time of the year, the sounds of the season will take you from the falling leaves of Verdi's "Autumn" to the winter dreams of Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker"! Get your tickets at the Capitol Civic Centre or go online at www.manitowocsymphony.org. Special pricing for Chamber Members - Buy One, Get One FREE!
 
Shoreline Credit Union is hosting a Lunch & Learn at their Manitowoc location on Tuesday, November 28, 12:00 - 1:00pm. Jessica Trombley of Shoreline Credit Union will present on the topic "Fraud: Protection, Detection & Control." Learn how to protect yourself against fraud - during the holiday season and every season. Registration and lunch are at 11:30am with the presentation to follow. Please register by Friday, November 24. More details and online registration.
 
The Salvation Army of Manitowoc County: Bell Ringers Needed!!! Can you give two hours of your time this year to volunteer to ring bells? This year's Red Kettle Campaign runs from November 17 until Christmas Eve. The funds raised help us fill needs in the community year round. You can sign up at  www.ringbells.org or call our office at (920) 684-7117.
 
Service League of Manitowoc County: SHOP! SHOP! SHOP! The 35th Annual Holiday on the Lakeshore presented by Service League is this FRIDAY and SATURDAY, November 17 and 18. There's something for everyone on your Christmas list!  Cash raffle tickets available with the winning tickets drawn Saturday. The winner need not be present. Take a break from your holiday shopping and get a delicious piece of homemade dessert at the League Cafe. Admission is $4 or $3 with a non-perishable item. All money raised goes back into our community.
 
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 with delayed egress. 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. Tender Reflections is located at 2210 Dufek Dr., Manitowoc.
 
Rahr-West Art Museum:  Holiday cheer awaits you at the Rahr West Art Museum November 22, 2017 - January 7, 2018. "Christmas in the Mansion" sings an old-fashioned holiday song highlighting the unique architectural style of the Victorian era. Bring the family and invite your friends to enjoy a chorus of traditions from Christmases past. Ribbons, packages, lights and frivolities will warm your visit. For additional information, check our website www.rahrwestartmuseum.org or call (920) 686-3090.
 
Lakeshore Technical College (LTC) is offering new FastTrack programs beginning in January 2018. The new FastTrack programs are ideal for working adults who need to balance work, family and college. Attend classes Monday evening from 5:00 - 9:00pm and complete two courses every 8 weeks. You will be able to complete a FastTrack program in 2 years. LTC currently offers three FastTrack programs. Visit our  website for more information.
 
Lakeshore United Methodist Church (LUMC)  presents The Wonder of Christmas 2017: Fridays, December 1 and 8, 3:00 - 7:00pm; Saturdays, December 2 and 9, 11:00am - 4:00pm; Sundays, December 3 and 10, 12:00 - 4:00pm. This beloved and popular exhibit of several hundred nativity scenes is free and open to the public at LUMC, 411 Reed Ave., Manitowoc. Refreshments will be served and musical entertainment will be provided at various times throughout the event. His Light Still Shines! For more information call (920) 682-6311, visit www.lakeshoreumc.com, or follow us on Facebook.
 
Extreme Audio: Don't get into a cold vehicle this winter. Stop in and make your selection from one of our six remote starter options or have Extreme Audio install some heated seats into your vehicle. Our calendar is filling up fast. Stop in to make your appointment today before you're stuck getting into a cold vehicle all winter long.
 
Lester Public Library: Genealogy Club meets Thursday at 10:15am. Get research tips and share uncovered stories! New members always welcome. Also Thursday, come for a relaxing hour of coloring for adults at 1:00pm. We provide all supplies (including coffee and soda!). Teen Late Night for 6th-12th graders is Friday from 8:00 - 11:00pm. Permission slips are required. And enjoy a foreign film on our big screen next Tuesday, November 21, at 6:00pm. This month's feature is the French psychological thriller, Elle. For adults only. Bring a beverage and we'll furnish the popcorn.
 
Manitowoc County Historical Society invites you to experience Christmas on the homefront during World War I with this year's "Pinecrest Christmas" on Saturday, December 9, from 11:00am - 3:00pm at the Society's Pinecrest Historical Village, 924 Pinecrest Rd., Manitowoc.  Various activities will take place throughout the day including Santa and his reindeer from 12:00 - 2:00pm. The Marine Band will also have chili for sale. The program is made possible by Ansay & Associates LLC, Bitter Neumann Appliance - TV - Furniture, and Manitowoc Landscape, LLC.
 
United Way Manitowoc County: The appl ication process for United Way Manitowoc County's 2018-2019 Strategic Community Impact Grants is open. Any 501(c)3 or other type of organizations are welcome to apply, including but not limited to: nonprofits, churches, schools, government, businesses, and coalitions. If you are interested in learning more about the Strategic Community Impact Grants or wish to apply, please visit United Way Manitowoc County's website at  www.unitedwaymanitowoccounty.org or contact Ashley at (920) 682-8888 or ashley@unitedwaymanitowoccounty.org.
 
Steve Ford State Farm Agency welcomes Julie Meissner as a member of their team. She is a native of Manitowoc and a graduate of Lincoln High School and the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay. She is licensed in life & health and property & casualty insurance. Julie has a background in workers' compensation claims. She enjoys homeschooling her two wonderful children. Julie can be reached at  julie@stevefordagency.com or by calling (920) 682-2997.
 
Manitowoc Public Library: The worlds of opposites attracting are explored in "The Longest Ride," the romance novel and its filmed counterpart. However, one huge question remains-which version does a better job of delving into this concept? You'll have the opportunity to participate in this oft-debated point in-person if you attend Manitowoc Public Library's "Book and a Movie" at Lakeshore Cinema on Monday, November 20at 7:00pm. Books can be checked out prior to the screening at Manitowoc Public Library. Admission is FREE!!!
 
The Bay at North Ridge presents its annual Holiday Bazaar this Thursday, November 16, from 10:00am - 2:00pm at The Bay at North Ridge, 1445 N. 7th St., Manitowoc. Residents and staff have been busy making wreaths, hand-tied blankets, unique Christmas decorations, and many other craft items. We will also be serving our delicious special recipe chili. All proceeds benefit resident activities throughout the year.
 
The Golden Flame Family Restaurant:   Specials of the Week: Tuesday - Spare Ribs; Wednesday - Beef Stew; Thursday - Baked Short Ribs; Friday - Baked or Fried Haddock; Saturday - Prime Rib; Sunday - Broasted Chicken; Monday - Chop Suey. Also, on Tuesday, November 14, and Thursday, November 16, 4:00 - 7:00pm: Buy 1 Daily Special, Get 1 for ½ Price (no other discounts apply).
 
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: "Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers" is offered through the UW-Green Bay's Business Solutions' 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for Wednesday, November 15, 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  sbdc@uwgb.edu, or call (920) 496-2117.
 
Lakeshore Humane Society (LHS): Please walk with us in the Lakeshore Holiday Parade in Manitowoc on Wednesday, November 22 - look for the LHS van in the parade lineup at 6:15pm.  LHS is also walking in the Hometown Christmas Parade, Saturday, November 25, at 5:15pm in Two Rivers. All dogs welcome no matter if they are from LHS or otherwise. No need to register to walk your own dog. All dogs must be current on their immunizations and be leash controlled at all times. See you there!
 
Fox Hills Resort:  Individual tickets are now on sale for our New Year's Eve show, Saving Abel - A Fox Hills Event. Tickets cost $30 (plus taxes and fees) and can be purchased through the Specials & Entertainment tab at  www.foxhillsresort.com or by visiting www.brownpapertickets.com.

City of Two Rivers Senior Center is having a community-sponsored Thanksgiving dinner promptly at 12:00pm on Thursday, November 23.  Enjoy a family-style dinner of carved turkey with all the fixings! Everyone is welcome. Please call in advance to make your reservation at (920) 793-5596. No carry-outs.
 
Time Out Sports Bar & Grill: Are you still trying to think about where to hold your holiday party? Look no further! Let us do the cooking and cleaning for you! Time Out Sports Bar & Grill is the ultimate place to hold your next event. Whether you need a large private room or a few seats at the bar, Time Out is the place to be. Our banquet room can comfortably seat up to 80 people. Take a look at our banquet menu online at www.TimeOutSportsBarAndGrill.net and give us a call today for available dates. We can be reached at (920) 686-1380.
 
energybank: Plant Engineering named the OmegaLight® LED by energybank a finalist in the Lighting category for its prestigious 2017 Product of the Year Award. OmegaLight is the third product for energybank receiving Product of the Year recognition by Plant Engineering. OmegaLight is  the pinnacle of efficiency and the ultimate in versatility designed to perfectly match supply to demand for maximum efficiency using programmable LED.  
 
Twin Fountains Banquet & Catering is serving a bountiful Thanksgiving Buffet from 11:00am - 4:00pm featuring sliced turkey breast, smoked pit ham, beef burgundy tips, broasted chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, stuffing, sweet potatoes, corn, green beans, soup and salad bar, assorted cold salads, dinner rolls, bread, pumpkin pie, apple turnovers, and more (along with coffee, milk, lemonade and raspberry iced tea). Cost is $14.99 for adults, $7.49 for children 10 and under, FREE for children 3 and under.  For your private table, call (920) 758-5757 for reservations. Twin Fountains is located at 7330 English Lake Rd., Manitowoc.
 
Mike Howe Builders, Inc.: Is a new home/remodel in your future plans? Mike Howe Builders takes the time to learn your needs and desires while designing your custom home/remodel. We offer many options to meet your needs. We will guide you in finding the right products and materials to help you stay on budget. Call Mike at Mike Howe Builders (920) 242-3111 or email  mhowebuilders@yahoo.com to schedule a time to discuss your options. We take pride in making your dreams a reality.
 
L'BRI Pure n' Natural; Emily Howe Manager: Holiday Glamour Collection is now available - don't forget about those special people in your life. Take advantage of the November Specials - 25% off Volumizing Mascara and Velvet Touch Retractable Eye Liner and Lip Liner. This is a great time to get those stocking stuffers ordered. If you need help with determining what skin type you currently have, please contact Emily Howe Manager for more information at (920) 242-3110, email mlehowe@yahoo.com or order directly from www.mlehowe.lbri.com.
 
Brian's Smokehouse & BBQ:  Authentic southern BBQ! Friday fish fries are available at the Smokehouse every Friday from 4:00 - 7:00pm. Get two large, hand-breaded Pollack fillets coated with our very own house-made breading. Couple this with our homemade sides and tartar sauce.  Also, remember all-you-can-eat tacos between 11:00am - 1:00pm on Thursday and Friday.  Brian's offers several customized catering packages for both families and businesses to meet your budget/needs. Call Brian's at (920) 374-4185; if no answer, call (920) 794-4600.    
 
David's House of Travel: We will be having an EXCLUSIVE sale with Funjet Vacations starting November 27 until December 11, where you can receive up to $100 off per reservation to Mexico, the Caribbean, and Hawaii.  If you're looking to escape the cold weather, this is the perfect time to book! Give us a call at (920) 684-6117 or stop in at 1029 S. 26th St., Manitowoc. Also, don't forget to "like" our Facebook page so you don't miss out on these deals! 
 
Smile Clinic SC is excited to offer the opportunity to earn a dental assisting certificate in just 10 weeks. Please join us at the Smile Clinic on Saturday, December 9, 10:00am - 12:00pm, 1602 N. 18th St., Manitowoc. The class session begins January 13, 2018, for those seeking a career in the dental field. Students will participate in a curriculum of lecture and hands-on training. The program offers instruction in basic understanding of clinical dentistry and tasks delegated to a chair-side dental assistant.


  
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