Tuesday, August 8 , 2017
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Manitowoc Public Library: Time to get your walk on and visit two phenomenal libraries! This year's Library to Library Fun Walk takes place on Saturday, August 19, beginning at Manitowoc Public Library with people hittin' the Mariner's Trail for their walk to the Lester Public Library at 9:30am. Shuttle service will be provided to return people to Manitowoc from Two Rivers. For all the details visit www.manitowoclibrary.org/walk . Note: the Fun Walk will be held rain or shine. Join us for the fun!
 
Young Professionals of Manitowoc County is seeking nominations for their Future 15 awards. The Future 15 are young professionals, ages 21-40, who have set themselves apart from other individuals both in their professional and personal lives in Manitowoc County; are presently growing and excelling in their respective fields, and will continue to positively influence the growth, prosperity and quality of life in Manitowoc County well into the future. The Future 15 will be recognized at the YP Annual Banquet being held on November 9. Click here to nominate. Nomination deadline is August 11.
 
The Chamber of Manitowoc County: Coolest thing in Wisconsin: Nearly 300 nominations. Over 20,000 votes. One winner. The 2016 Coolest Thing Made in Wisconsin contest was undeniable popular with the Badger State. Harley Davidson-last year's winner-is out of the running. Who will take the trophy this year? To nominate or for more information, visit www.madeinwis.com .
 
Time Out Sports Bar and Grill: Now hiring! Join our team! We are currently accepting applications for dishwashers, experienced bartenders and experienced servers.   Fill out an application online or stop in at 1027 N. Rapids Rd., Manitowoc.
 
Doneff Companies: River House is your premier independent senior living 55+ property, located in downtown Two Rivers near the West Twin River. Amenities include onsite laundry, community room, elevator and professional management. Visit us at www.doneff.com, or give Martha a call at (920) 901-9162.
 
City of Two Rivers: Two Rivers Senior Center is offering several bus trips in the future. Chicago -September 19-21, 2017, Xavier Performing Arts Christmas Stars; Appleton - December 7, 2017, South Pacific Wonders; Australia and New Zealand - February 13-27, 2018. Call the Senior Center at (920) 793-5596 for more information on all of these upcoming trips!
 
Brixius Manufacturing, Inc.: NOW HIRING: We are currently hiring a part-time 1st shift welder. Flexible hours between 7:00am - 5:00pm. Apply at Brixius Manufacturing, 814 S. 28th St., Manitowoc.
 
Wisconsin Maritime Museum: Join us on August 9 at 5:00pm for the 3rd Annual Cigar Smoker Fundraiser. Spend the evening on the best roof deck in town enjoying cigars, craft beer, a full cash bar, free appetizers, auctions, and live jazz music by Janet Planet. Tickets are $120 each and are limited, so get yours before they are gone! Check out the events tab on our Facebook page for more information. Tickets can be purchased at the museum or online . (920) 684-0218.

Point Beach State Forest is holding their annual Sand Sculpture Contest on Saturday, August 12, sponsored by the Friends of Point Beach! Join us for some fun in the sand. Get a team of five together and build a sand sculpture along the shores of Lake Michigan. Building cannot begin prior to 8:00am. Registration will take place from 12:00pm - 1:00pm with judging and awards to follow. Must be present to win. Check out the Friends of Point Beach State Forest Facebook page for full details or call the forest office at (920) 794-7480.

Brian's Smokehouse & BBQ: Brian's is the place to go if you are looking to try some authentic southern BBQ! Stop in and order your Smokehouse favorites while watching the demolition of the Mirro building. Brian's offers several customized catering packages to meet your budget/needs. With the addition of the Smoke Wagon, we will be setting up at many of the local events. If you have a favorite event you would like to see us at, please let us know. Call Brian's at (920) 374-4185; if no answer, call (920) 794-4600. Gift certificates and a variety of special items are also available for purchase at the Smokehouse.
 
University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc to offer Progressive Ethnic Food Tour The Office of Continuing Education will offer a one-day food tour to Milwaukee's Old World 3rd Street, Historic Third Ward, Milwaukee's Lakefront, and Brady Street. Tour is scheduled for Thursday, October 19, where we will enjoy the German, Irish, Polish, and Italian heritage of old Milwaukee. For more information contact Suzanne Lawrence, Regional Director of Continuing Education, at (920) 683-4702 or suzanne.lawrence@uwc.edu . $109 (includes bus transportation, guided tour, and food). Limited seating!
 
Insight Publications, LLC , in partnership with Oliver Buechse, Founder of My Strategy Source, is offering Strategy Boot Camp - a series of compact workshops - to help make you "Strategy Smart". If you are looking to grow your business strategically and create a stronger dynamic of adopting strategy in your organization, click here for more information, dates and to register.
 
L'BRI Pure n' Natural; Emily Howe Manager: Mark your calendar for my product reveal party Wednesday, August 9, from 6:00 - 8:00pm with a product demo at 6:30pm. This is such an exciting event, to see firsthand the new released items. August is also a great time to stock up on the Back to School Savings being offered on the Body Care Basics. Message me for details - Thank you! Emily Howe Manager (920) 242-3110, email mlehowe@yahoo.com or order directly from www.mlehowe.lbri.com .
 
Lincoln Park Zoological Society: Bring your littles this weekend and watch them puff up with pride as they use the wagon and watering cans to help Torte's Garden grow. Garden, animals and kiddos are in full bloom this weekend at the zoo!

The Golden Flame Family Restaurant:  Specials of the Week: Tuesday - Boiled Spareribs; Wednesday - Beef Stew; Thursday - Lasagna; Friday - Jumbo Shrimp; Saturday - Broasted Chicken with Broasted Potato; Sunday - Ham Steak; Monday - Chop Suey. Also choose between two soup specials each day. Serving breakfast 24 hours. Open M-T-W 5:00am-8:00pm; Th-F-S 24 hours; Sunday close at 8:00pm. Have a great day!
 
Painting Pathways Clubhouse: Manitowoc Lutheran High School (MLHS) presents Koiné, a free outdoor concert, on Saturday, August 12. Bring a lawn chair. In case of inclement weather, the concert will be held inside the MLHS gym. Concessions will be available starting at 6:00pm. Concert starts at 7:00pm. All proceeds will benefit Painting Pathways Clubhouse.

Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic: Arthritis in the ankle, its causes and surgical and non-surgical treatment options will be discussed at a seminar led by Dr. Jason G. DeVries of Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic on Thursday, September 14, at the Holiday Inn - Manitowoc. DeVries is a fellowship-trained foot and ankle surgeon who sees patients in Manitowoc, Chilton and Green Bay. The seminar is free. Registration at 5:30pm, presentation at 6:00pm. A complimentary light meal will be served. To register, call (920) 288-5615.
 
Lakeshore Humane Society's (LHS) popular Stuff a Van is THIS Saturday, August 12, from 10:00am - 2:00pm at Two Rivers Pick 'N Save. We greatly appreciate your help filling the Society's van full of goodies for the care of our community's homeless pets! We are also asking for more volunteers who would be willing to donate some time to help us make this Stuff A Van successful! Your donated time WILL count as high school community service hours. Thank you for your continuous support of LHS and be sure to follow us on Facebook !
 
Le-Vel THRIVE Promoter: Are you ready to look and feel your best for summer? We are now a billion dollar company in less than five years. Do you know why? Because our products work! With our proven innovative health and wellness products and simple 1-2-3 system, thousands of satisfied customers experience THRIVE for weight loss, all-day energy, reduced aches and discomforts, mental clarity and focus, appetite and weight management, better workouts, inflammation support, anti-aging and antioxidants. We are now taking orders for our new Lose the Inches DFT Patch. Contact Elisa Karbon for your FREE sample: (920) 629-0695 or elisakarbonthrives@gmail.com .
 
Schenck SC: Ready to get more strategic about human resources? Invest in yourself and your organization by joining Schenck's LEAD HR Council. Each LEAD (Learn, Engage And Develop) HR Council consists of 8-10 business professionals who come together for nine 3-hour sessions between September and June to learn from and engage with one another and develop their skills on human resources issues. The Council is facilitated by Rick Balzan, member of Schenck's Human Resources Consulting team, in the Lakeshore area. For additional information or to register, visit   www.schencksc.com/lead-hr-council .
 
United Way of Manitowoc County: "Let's change the way we think about changing the world," says Dan Pallotta in his well-known TED Talk from 2013. Since then, Dan launched The Bolder Board Training, bringing this philosophy to community leaders who are dedicated to creating audacious and sustainable change. United Way Manitowoc County is excited to bring Dan to Manitowoc on September 11 to talk with community leaders about driving successful impact.   Watch Dan's Ted Talk here. For more information, visit: www.unitedwaymanitowoccounty.org .
 
Mike Howe Builders, Inc.: It's never too early to start planning your new home. Mike Howe Builders will work with you to start the planning process for your dream home. We take the time to learn your needs and desires while designing your custom home. We offer flexible floor plans, zero clearance entries and a wide variety of amenities. 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.
 
Felician Village: Thank you Manitowoc community for voting Felician Village "Best of the Lakeshore" for the 8TH STRAIGHT YEAR in the Herald Times Reporter's annual contest. Felician Village is proud to be recognized for the following categories: Senior Independent Living - The Gardens; Assisted Living - The Court & Villa; Nursing Home - St. Mary's; Rehabilitation - Next Step (finalist). If you or a loved one are looking for a senior living community that celebrates active lifestyles, check us out at www.felicianvillage.org or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329 for a tour.
 
Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County: Did you know the Lake Woods Cafe at Aurora Medical Center offers catering? Let US do the work for your special event. Choose from sandwiches, pasta salads, and traditional veggie, meat & cheese or taco trays. If your needs are more particular, ask about our special menu. Please view our catering menu and current themed café promotion , or for more information call (920) 794-5118.
 
David's House of Travel: The end of summer is coming up and soon the kids will be back in school. Why not take one last family vacation? Some of the suppliers we work with offer last-minute travel specials for families, and some even offer FREE fares for kids 12 and under. Not only is school starting, but the weather will be getting colder. Don't forget to book your winter getaway to somewhere tropical. Give us a call at (920) 684-6117 or stop in at 1029 S.26th St., Manitowoc.
 
Lakeshore Technical College (LTC) is offering a NEW AT NIGHT program - Office Technology starting this fall. Quickly get the skills you need to work in an office setting by attending class once a week in the evening at LTC Manitowoc or LTC Sheboygan. This certificate focuses on learning skills in Microsoft Office, records management, and professionalism in the work place. This flexible approach is perfect for working adults looking for a career with an excellent job outlook. Visit our  website for more information.
 
Engaged Social Networking: We develop a social media strategy that fits your specific business needs, your target customers, and your goals. We assume the day-to-day responsibilities of social network posting and interactive communications. With Social Media Management you will maintain an active, goal-driven, consistent social media presence. We help you increase brand awareness, build your online audience, and direct traffic to your website. Contact Gaby Cappaert for your social media management and consulting needs at gaby@engaged-networking.com .
 
SESCO, LLC: Engineered for safety! How do you access your roof? Are your walking/working surfaces adequate for all weather conditions? Does your facility have any skylights or rooftop openings? Is there any equipment close to the edge of the roof that needs to be serviced? SESCO, LLC can help solve all your fall protection problems. Currently, we are providing onsite rooftop safety evaluations to help create a compliant and safe work environment. For more information, please visit our website at   www.sesco-services.com or call (920) 482-0016.
 
Love Your Skin Aesthetics, LLC: Skin Fitness is in! The skin is a living organ that constantly responds to internal and external changes. Exercise and good nutrition are only a piece of the puzzle to fit skin. Let Nichol Kahlenberg, a Professionally Licensed Skin Care Therapist and Manitowoc County's only Dermalogica Expert Level Therapist, help coach you toward your best skin. Love Your Skin specializes in customized facials, Dermaplaning, Diamond Microdermabrasion, BioActive Peels, body treatments and waxing. Chamber members receive 10% off of a treatment each visit with their Chamber Savings Card. Call Nichol at (920) 323-1059 to schedule your FREE skin analysis to start building your skin fitness Plan.

Manitowoc County Historical Society will host the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show, which will be held August 12 and 13, from 10:00am - 4:00pm. The main arena show will take place at 1:00pm. The event is made possible with support from Dominion Energy; Bank First National; Ansay and Associates, LLC; Buffalo Wild Wings: Eat Wings, Raise Funds; Cellcom; Triangle Distributing Company; and WLUK Fox 11/CW 14.
 
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: "Negotiation and Communication in the Workplace" is offered through the UW-Green Bay's Business Solutions' 2016-2017 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for Wednesday, September 6, 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.

 
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