Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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Lakeshore Technical College: Looking to advance or change your career? Join us March 14 from 4:00-7:00pm for College Preview Night. This free event allows full access to over 60 college degree programs in one room. Participants will have the opportunity to talk to faculty and staff about high-demand careers as well as part-time evening and 100% online programs. Tours will be available along with information on financial aid, career placement and scholarships. Pre-register for the chance to win a $25 gift card! For more information, please visit www.gotoltc.edu/preview-night.
 
The Chamber of Manitowoc County and David's House of Travel present the "The Best of Ireland South" Tour September 20-28, 2017, courtesy of CIE Tours International, for Chamber members. View the full flyer here. Kathy Schmill of David's House of Travel is hosting an Information Session for this tour on Wednesday, April 19, 5:00pm, at The Chamber office for those interested in learning more. Register for this Informational Session here.
 
River Woods Place: Happy Birthday to us! River Woods Place is celebrating its third year as a part of the Enlivant family! To celebrate, we will be hosting an anniversary party on Wednesday March 29, at 6:30pm with entertainment by Lee & Lloyd & Co., door prizes, cake and refreshments. All who attend will also receive a free gift for starting off spring! Please RSVP by Monday, March 27, to Miranda at (920) 684-3996. River Woods Place is located at 950 S. Rapids Rd., Manitowoc.
 
Raddatz & Associates, Ameriprise Financial: Join us for "Lunch and Learn" more about Medicare Supplements A - D from a professional from the Aging Resource Center. We will have an hour presentation on Tuesday, March 7,at noon in the back room at Time Out Sports Bar & Grill. Allison Van Groll will cover the different types of options, their pros and cons, and answer your questions. Call or email Jena at (920) 682-1119 ext. 1 or jena.s.hillmer@ampf.com to reserve your spot.
 
Marco Services, Inc. is proud to announce their first graduate of the Community Support program! The Community Support Specialist is a United Way Community Impact grant-funded position. The program is designed to provide support and encouragement to Marco clients for up to one year after graduation as they transition back into the community. Successful completion of the program requires that they maintain sobriety, demonstrate use of healthy coping and daily living skills, and sustain a stable living environment. 
 
The Golden Flame Family Restaurant: Specials for the week - Tuesday: Spare Ribs; soups ABC Vegetable or Cream of Broccoli. Ash Wednesday: Lake Perch - Fish Sandwich w/Fries and a Cup of Soup; soups Rotini or Clam Chowder. Thursday: Stuffed Pepper; soups Minestrone or Cream of Chicken with Rice. Friday: Baked or Deep Fried Haddock or Salmon Steak; soups Clam Chowder or Rotini. Saturday: Stuffed Pork Chop or Prime Rib; soups Cream of Broccoli or Chicken Noodle. Sunday: Broasted Chicken or Roast Sirloin of Beef; soups Chicken Dumpling or Beef Vegetable. Monday: Stuffed Cabbage; soups Beef Noodle or Cream of Potato. We appreciate your business!
 
PINK HEALS Manitowoc County WI helps women, men and children of Manitowoc County battling any type of cancer. All donations given to PINK HEALS go 100% back into Manitowoc County. When you donate to PINK HEALS, your generous donations are helping through our Direct Care Assistance (DCA) program by financially supporting someone actively battling cancer who may have fallen on hard financial times. DCA recipients are provided up to $750 to pay utility bills, hospital bills, mortgage/rent and other bills. To help those in your community battling any type of cancer, call us at (920) 755-2352 to learn how to donate. Thank you for your support!
 
LBRI Pure n' Natural; Emily Howe Manager: March is a LUCKY month for L'BRI specials, BOGO items on our Daily Cleansing Liquid Hand Soap and our Sparkling Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner or Cleaner & Spray Bottle. Are you interested in getting some of your favorite products for free or at a substantial savings just for hosting a qualified catalog party? Contact Emily Howe Manager for more information on becoming a consultant or hosting a catalog party and getting great hostess rewards by calling (920) 242-3110, emailing mlehowe@yahoo.com or ordering directly from www.mlehowe.lbri.com.
 
Buffalo Wild Wings: Now offering the Playbook Feast! Pick your favorite wings, large traditional or boneless, spun in your favorite sauce, with carrots and celery and blue cheese or ranch dressing. Then pick two shareables from the six choices that are available. Your meal, your call. All day, every day! That is the way we roll.

Lakeshore Humane Society (LHS): You are invited to participate in our upcoming events: Saturday, March 11, 11:00am-3:00pm - Kitten Shower at LHS; Saturday, March 25, 11:00am-2:00pm - Stuff-a-Van at Rob's Family Market; Saturday, April 8, 11:00am-2:00pm - Easter Egg Hunt for dogs at LHS; Saturday, May 6, 9:00am - 5k Run for Shelter (USATF certified course); Monday, June 26 - Putting for Pets golf outing at The Golf Course At Branch River (non-golfers attend the evening dinner); August -  2 nd Annual Pup Crawl; September 23 - Walk for Kindness. Visit www.lakeshorehumane.org for more details.
 
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: "Sales Techniques and Motivating Your Sales Team" is offered through the UW-Green Bay's Business Solutions' 2016-2017 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for Wednesday, April 5, 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.
 
Eis Implement Inc.: Need to refresh your wardrobe? Stop in and check out our newly stocked STIHL clothing line. We are located at 8431 County Road B, Two Rivers. 
 
Brian's Smokehouse & BBQ: Brian's is the go-to place on the Lakeshore for authentic southern BBQ, offering many local favorites. It's all about the meat - Stop in and check out all the new mouthwatering items that have been added to the menu. Check out our website at www.brianssmokehouse.com. Brian's will be hosting their Grand Opening on Thursday, March 9, at 2:00pm. Call Brian's at (920) 374-4185 to discuss your catering options. Cheesecakes available while supplies last. Don't forget to pick up some of your favorite items! Jerky, gift certificates, t-shirts and hats are also available.
 
David's House of Travel: We all had hoped to be in the clear from any more snow, but the ground is covered again. If you're ready to trade in your winter boots for bare feet on a warm beach, we can help you arrange those plans! FunJet is offering some last minute deals to Cancun, but we can send you anywhere you'd like. Give us a call at (920) 684-6117 or stop in at 1029 S. 26th St., Manitowoc, to meet with one of our travel consultants! 
 
Two Rivers Main Street:  We're excited to announce an upcoming seminar, "Improving the Customer Experience - Making an Impact"! Join us at the J. E. Hamilton Community House on Wednesday, March 15, from 7:30-9:00am as Lyn Falk from RetailWorks will help you attract and engage your customers through effective storefront design, interior decor and more. Learn how to create an engaging environment that will help your store, restaurant or office stand out! Free to Two Rivers Main Street businesses, $20 for others. Call (920) 794-1482 or email director@tworiversmainstreet.com to register. Learn more at www.tworiversmainstreet.com.
 
University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc:  Hear about the history of the Negro League Baseball from an insider's perspective during a presentation with pitcher Dennis Biddle on Tuesday, February 28, at 7:00pm in the H102 Lecture Hall. FREE, and the public is welcome. For more information, visit www.uwmanitowoc.uwc.edu or call (920) 683-4700.
 
Felician Village: Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the U.S. The more you learn, the less vulnerable you are. Laura Fay, Agency Liaison for the Wisconsin Bureau of Consumer Protection, will be speaking at Felician Village on Thursday, March 2, at 3:00pm. Learn about the different types of theft, how to safeguard your personal information and about fraud alerts and security freezes. To register, call (920) 684-7171 ext. 402 or email abender@felicianvillage.org. For all our upcoming events, go to www.felicianvillage.org.
 
BayCare Clinic Eye Specialists of Manitowoc welcomes patients enrolled in Network Health Medicare Advantage plans. We offer eye care and contact lens and optical services. We also offer a wide range of medical care for cataracts, glaucoma and other eye disorders. BayCare Clinic Eye Specialists is at 4801 Expo Dr., conveniently located near the intersection of Interstate 43 and U.S. 151. For appointments, call (920) 684-4429 or request one online at www.baycare.net.
 
A.C.E. Building Service, Inc. employee reaches milestone anniversary - Todd Gorter recently celebrated his 20-year employment anniversary with A.C.E. Building Service. Gorter, an Estimator/Project Manager with the commercial construction company, resides in Manitowoc with his wife Kim.
 
The Haven of Manitowoc County, Incorporated is holding a fundraiser beginning March 1 and continuing every Wednesday in March at Buffalo Wild Wings. The "Eat Wings Raise Funds" event will support The Haven. Just stop in and say you are there to support The Haven of Manitowoc County and 10% of your total bill will be given back to The Haven! See you there!
 
UW-Manitowoc Lakeshore Wind Ensemble: For the Love of Music, the UW-Manitowoc Lakeshore Wind Ensemble will present "Winds of March" on Saturday, March 4, 7:30pm, at the Capitol Civic Centre. The concert is featuring Mezzo-soprano soloist Karen Leigh-Post singing excerpts from Carmen, chorales and hymns "Give Us This Day" and "Chester", as well as other well-known favorites. For additional information, call (920) 683-2184 or visit www.lakeshorewindensemble.org.
 
Mike Howe Builders, Inc.:  Mike Howe has years of experience to help you make those home improvements and upgrades to your home. Mike Howe Builders will work with you each step of the project. We will guide you in finding the right products and materials to help you stay on budget. No renovation challenge is too big for Mike Howe Builders. Call Mike at Mike Howe Builders at (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.
 
United Way of Manitowoc County, Inc.: Please join us for the 2017 United Way of Manitowoc County's Campaign Finale and Celebration! This year's event will be held at Lakeshore Technical College on Saturday, March 18, from 5:30-9:00pm. The night will include a short awards program, live music and the chance for you and "Lady Luck" to help us reach our most ambitious goal yet! Every dollar raised helps improve the lives of Manitowoc County residents in the areas of education, income and health. Please click here to RSVP before March 1, or call Denise at (920) 682.8888 ext. 104.
 
Manitowoc Public Library (MPL): In today's ever-shifting political climate, staying informed is the best possible strategy. Should you or someone you know need to familiarize themselves with the ins-and-outs of the citizenship process, Manitowoc Public Library associate, Meredith Meier, will be presenting an informative overview of this process on Wednesday, March 1, from 6:00-7:30pm. She'll touch on the naturalization test and point out what resources MPL has to offer. Knowledge is power, and MPL is here to help empower everyone as much as possible!
 
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family invites you to attend the third annual President's CEO Breakfast Series on Wednesday, March 29. Ben Harrison, CEO of Kaysun Corporation, will present, "Corporate Wellness." Harrison is the third speaker of this year's series. Tim Shaefer, executive vice president of client and digital experience at Northwestern Mutual, will conclude the series on May 2. For more about the series, how to register and future series announcements, visit www.sl.edu/ceobreakfast.
 
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 at (920) 686-1380 regarding any questions you may have or to book your next event!

 
 
Check out this week's Featured Advantage Card Offer:
 
Luigi's Italian Restaurant - Manitowoc
10% off food bill. Dine-in or carryout only.
6124 Calument Ave., Manitowoc 
 
For a complete listing of 2017 Advantage Card Offers, click here.

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