Tuesday, May 2, 2017

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Downtown Manitowoc Association: This summer's Lakeshore Balloon Glow is scheduled for Friday, August 18. Put your company in the spotlight at downtown Manitowoc's paramount event of the year! Take a close look at the impressive exposure your company will receive as a partner in this annual event. All sponsorships are available on a first-come/first-served basis. To be included in all event publicity, sponsorship must be confirmed by July 14.
 
Novoprint USA, Inc.:  Chamber Members: Reserve your space now for The Chamber of Manitowoc County's 2017-2019 Membership Resource Directory. This full-color, multimedia publication will include a community guide with editorial sections (new this year!) and an eBook version with the ads linking to the advertiser's website. To get in on this fantastic advertising opportunity, please contact Suzanne or David at (850) 305-3142 or Suzanne.lunner@novoprint.com  to schedule a time to meet. This year the directory will be a new larger size!
 
PINK HEALS Manitowoc County WI: Are you or someone you know looking for an internship? Look to Pink Heals! We currently have a Digital Marketing Internship available for a college student. Gain your college credits while making a difference to those battling cancer in Manitowoc County. Join us today for a life-changing experience. Click here for more information.
 
Women in Management Inc.: Are you looking for something fun to do with your daughter the day after Mother's Day? Women In Management is hosting a Cookie and Canvas at the Manitowoc Public Library on Monday, May 15, from 5:00-7:30pm and the cost is ONLY $15. If you choose to paint with your daughter, you only pay $15, if you both would like to paint your own canvas the cost is $30. Open to all ages young and old. The painting is suited for 12 years old and older. RSVP to manitowocwimi@gmail.com ; space is limited to the first 30 guests. Send payment(s) to P.O. Box 335, Manitowoc, WI 54221.
 
Twin Fountains Banquet & Catering : Mother's Day Celebration Brunch Buffet from 10:00am-2:00pm serving beef burgundy tips, seasoned pork loin, seafood stuffed cod, broasted chicken, omelet-baked eggs, hash browns, mashed potatoes, gravy, pork sausage stuffing, hot vegetables, dinner rolls and breads, salad bar, variety of cold salads, fresh fruit, dessert display with cheesecake, coffee, milk, lemonade and raspberry ice tea. Adults $15.99, children 4-10 $7.99, children 3 and under are free. Make reservations for your private table at (920) 758-5757. Located at 7330 English Lake Rd., Manitowoc.
 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Manitowoc County:   Let's make it 20! That's right, Golf Fore Kids benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Manitowoc County has been successful in raising funds and awareness to support the vision that all children achieve success in life for the past 19 years. So, let's continue that success with the 20th annual Golf Fore Kids on August 8 at Fox Hills Resort. Sponsorship and golfer information is available by visiting www.bbbsmantycounty.org   or calling (920) 684-7445. We hope to hear from you soon!
 
Fox Hills Resort May Golf Special! 18 holes of golf, with cart and a $10 merchandise credit (to use toward a $15 minimum purchase) for $32 on Fox Creek and $37 on the National. Valid during the Month of May only. Call (920) 755-3647 for tee times.
 
Lakeshore Humane Society Run For Shelter 5K, is this Saturday, May 6, at 9:00am. The USATF certified course runs through Lincoln Park and past the Manitowoc River. www.lakeshorehumane.org/news-and-events/run-for-shelter . Monday, June 26, Putting for Pets Golf outing at 11:00am at The Golf Course At Branch River. Consider getting a work team together! Non-golfers attend the dinner at 4:30pm, www.lakeshorehumane.org/news-and-events/putting-for-pets . Some other events to attend; June 17, Stuff-A-Van at Festival Foods, August-Pup Crawl and Stuff-A-Van at Piggly Wiggly-Manitowoc and then September 23, is the Annual Walk for Kindness.
 
Jim Reif Builders, Inc.: At Jim Reif Builders, we build projects in all price ranges. We recognize that customers are on a budget and because we work with you from the very beginning, we're able to reasonably fulfill your needs without sacrificing quality. Personal attention is given to every detail and we work to ensure that your project is completed in a timely and affordable manner. Working with Jim Reif Builders means maximizing your budget, no matter what it happens to be. Call (920) 684-6899 for a consultation!
 
Shoreline Credit Union is pleased to announce the appointment of Nathan Grossenbach to Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer. This change occurs as current Chief Executive Officer, Sharon Tome is announcing her retirement after nearly 35 years of service at Shoreline. Mr. Grossenbach has nearly 10 years of experience with financial institutions, starting as a service specialist and later as an auditor and management consultant for credit unions in Wisconsin. He began his career at Shoreline in 2013 as interim controller and joined the executive team shortly thereafter. Since then, he has overseen the Accounting, Finance and Human Resources functions of the credit union.
 
LBRI Pure n' Natural; Emily Howe Manager: With the warm weather on its way now is the time to get ready to show off your healthy, glowing skin. Mother's Day is May 14, L'BRI has some great specials to help spoil mom. Luminous Body Bronzing Lotion, Sunless Glow Tanning Lotion, Roll-On Deodorant. Limited Edition for the month of May only Custom Eyes Eye Shadow Set. Your skin will thank you for years to come. Contact Emily Howe Manager for more information at (920) 242-3110, email mlehowe@yahoo.com or order directly from www.mlehowe.lbri.com .
 
University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc's Office of Continuing Education to offer an afternoon course in Mah Jongg. Learn to play the American version of the ancient Chinese tile game where participants will gain a basic understanding of the game's fundamental components, including pieces, rules, and playing strategy. Registration is open and limited to eight people per session. The afternoon session begins Thursday, May 11, and runs until June 1, 1:00-3:00pm. For more information, contact Suzanne Lawrence, Regional Director of Continuing Education, UW-Manitowoc, (920) 683-4702 or email suzanne.lawrence@uwc.edu .
 
Felician Village: Know someone 55+ looking for a maintenance free home or apartment that also has an active and joyful community life? Tell them about The Gardens at Felician Village! Then encourage them to join us on Friday, May 12, for an afternoon Tea Party from 1:00-2:30pm followed by tours of The Gardens. Bring your favorite teacup and we'll provide the tea and sweets. RSVP by Friday, May 5 at fvmarketing@felicianvillage.org or (920) 684-7171, ext. 329.
 
CNC Links will be offering various Cinco de Mayo food specials complimented with a Mexican Beer Tap Takeover all weekend long! The Golf Course is now OPEN! Time to start thinking about leagues, golf memberships, lessons and punch cards! Mother's Day is approaching and CNC Links will be serving brunch from 10:00-2:00 pm. Call Laura at (920) 323-3760 for more information on all these events!
 
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay: "Leading Multiple Generations in the Workplace" is offered through the UW-Green Bay's Business Solutions' 2016-2017 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for Tuesday, June 6, 2017, from 8:30am-3:30pm at the Advance Business & Manufacturing Center at 2701 Larsen Rd., Green Bay. For more information on registration, visit our website at www.uwgb.edu/sbdc , e-mail Diane Welhouse at sbdc@uwgb.edu or call (920) 496-2117.
 
Lakeshore Business Interiors is selling off our overstock, brand new, one-of-a-kind showroom sample chairs. We have a variety of floor model ergonomic task chairs starting at $195 each. These are great chairs for either work or home office use. Give us a call at (920) 683-3711 or stop in at 2820 Basswood Rd., Manitowoc, to check out these deals. This is a first come, first serve sale and when they're gone, they're gone. Sales tax not included.
 
BMO Harris Bank N.A.   invites you to the "Your Own Home" Event on Monday, May 8, 5:30-7:30pm, Fox Hills Resort, Mishicot. Learn important information about the home buying and selling process. Enjoy free refreshments and meet with industry professionals (realtors, appraisers, title agents, inspectors, experienced BMO Harris lenders). This event is FREE and open to the public. RSVP by emailing  mellisa.coronado@bmo.com .
 
Lakeshore Technical College: Are you the parent of a high school student interested in a career in Public Safety - EMT/Paramedic, Criminal Justice, Security & Corrections or Fire Medic? Don't miss out on the opportunity to have them join us on Friday, May 12 from 9:00am-2:15pm for CareerQuest! During this event, they will spend a day learning more about careers in public safety through different hands-on activities. There is no cost to attend but space is limited. For more information, or to sign up visit our website.
 
Brian's Smokehouse & BBQ: Brian's is the place to go if you are looking to try some Authentic Southern BBQ! With Mother's Day, Graduation and Memorial Day celebrations coming soon, save yourself some time and have Brian cater your meats/sides for you. Call Brian at (920) 374-4185. He is willing to work with you to create a catering package to fit your budget/needs. Don't forget we have homemade jerky and BBQ sauces! Also available is your favorite items, gift certificates, T-shirts and hats. Our menu is continually growing adding your Smokehouse favorites.
 
UW-Manitowoc Lakeshore Wind Ensemble:  Saturday, May 6, 7:30pm, the Lakeshore Wind Ensemble will present Music from France & Revolution at the Capitol Civic Centre. This is the final concert For the Love of Music, which ends our 33rd season. The evening will feature Emily Koslowski, Broadway singer and Manitowoc native, singing selections from Les Miserables; Karen Leigh-Post, mezzo-soprano, singing from Carmen; the French National Defile March; Grande Symphonie Fune`bre et Triomphale and other popular music from that period. For more information visit www.cccshows.org ,  www.LakeshoreWindEnsemble.org , or call (920) 683-2184.
 
Lester Public Library (LPL): On Wednesday at 6:30pm, our "Every Child Ready to Read" program for parents and caregivers of young children is all about nurturing pre-reading skills. Learn how to use five simple practices every day that help children get ready to read: talking, singing, reading, writing and playing. At 1:00pm on Friday, our LPL Flix feature is "Hidden Figures". Watch it on our big screen! Bring a beverage and we'll furnish the popcorn. Feeling crafty? Stop by between 1:00 and 8:00pm next Monday, May 8, to create handmade cards. $7 covers cost of materials. Please bring double-stick tape and scissors.
 
Mike Howe Builders, Inc.: Summer is in the air and we are ready to help you with your home remodel or new home builds. We can help you expand your entertaining space by adding a beautiful deck to your home. Mike Howe Builders takes great pride in working with each of our customers to help them make their home dreams a reality. Mike Howe Builders will guide you in finding the right products and materials to help you stay on budget. Call Mike at Mike Howe Builders at (920) 242-3111 or emailmhowebuilders@yahoo.com to schedule a time to discuss your options.
 
River Woods Place: In need of a spa day? In honor of National Nurses Week (May 6-12) River Woods will be offering a grab and go continental breakfast for nurses on Friday, May 12, from 7:00-10:00am. Every nurse who attends will be eligible for an in-home spa basket! River Woods Place is located at 950 South Rapids Rd., Manitowoc or call (920) 684-3996.
 
Time Out Sports Bar & Grill: Are you planning a party? How about a business meeting? Whatever the occasion, Time Out Sports Bar & Grill is the hottest place to hold your next event. We have a large private room that can accommodate up to 80 people, a game room that has something for everyone, and a large island bar that is perfect for that after work get together. Whatever you need, Time Out Sports Bar & Grill can deliver! We will be happy to assist you in planning your next party or meeting. Please feel free to contact us regarding any questions you may have or to book your next event!
 
David's House of Travel: Kathy just returned from her trip to the new Royalton Negril in Jamaica, where she toured the brand new resort and spent four days there! Plus if you book now until May 11th, you can save up to $100 per reservation with Funjet Vacations! Not only do they have Jamaica on the list of destinations but also Mexico, other parts of the Caribbean, Hawaii and Central America. Contact us at (920) 684-6117 to start planning your next tropical vacation!
 
Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County presents "Being Mortal", a free screening and discussion of the PBS Frontline documentary based on the best-selling book by Dr. Atul Gawande. This presentation explores the hopes of patients and families facing terminal illness and their relationships with the doctors, nurses and family members who care for them. Plan to attend this free community outreach event: Wednesday, May 10 2:00-4:00pm or Thursday, May 11 6:00-8:00pm at Aurora Medical Center, 5000 Memorial Dr., Two Rivers. Please RSVP to (920) 794-5293.
 
Le-Vel Promoter: Are you ready to look and feel your best for spring and summer? Featured in USA TODAY and SUCCESS from Home Magazine, Le-Vel started in September 2012 and was awarded The Bravo Growth Award for being The #1 Fastest Growing Company in the world. 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. Call Elisa Karbon for your FREE product or FREE sample: (920) 629-0695 or elisakarbonthrives@gmail.com

Manitowoc Public Library: Nestled in the scenic rolling Kettle Moraine countryside, the Pinecrest Historical Village is a museum of living history-over twenty-five historic buildings with period furnishings from Manitowoc County's early settlers. On Saturday, May 6, it's Library Day at the Village! Show your MCLS library card and get in free! Story time takes place at 1:00pm in Shadyside School! History comes alive between 9:00am-4:00pm at 924 Pinecrest Rd., Manitowoc! Be a part of it!

The Golden Flame Family Restaurant:  Specials of the Week: Tuesday - Corn Beef or Ham and Cabbage; Wednesday - BBQ Short Ribs; Thursday - Lasagna; Friday - Pub Style Haddock; Saturday - Stuffed Pork Chop; Sunday - Roast Chicken. 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.

 
This week's featured CHAMBER SAVINGS CARD offer:

PDJ CUTTING AND FABRICATING LLC
10% off any metal art purchase.
1944 S. 23rd St.., Manitowoc
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