Tuesday, March 13, 2018
School District of Mishicot:  Did you know that your child can attend the School District of Mishicot even if you don't live in the school district? Any Wisconsin resident in 4K to grade 12 may apply to attend a nonresident school district under the open enrollment program. The regular open enrollment application period for the 2018-19 school year is now open and ends at 4:00pm on April 30. To apply or receive more information about open enrollment, please go to www.dpi.wi.gov/open-enrollment. Any questions, please call (920) 755-4633.
St. Francis of Assisi  School is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, March 14, 5:00 - 7:00pm, at two Manitowoc locations: Elementary Campus, 1408 Waldo Blvd. and Middle School Campus, 2109 Marshall St. Don't let tuition costs deter you from joining our school family! Financial aid is available and through the Wisconsin Parental Choice Program, families may be eligible to have their child's tuition costs paid in full. Check out our 3K and 4K program. For more information, visit www.school.sfamanitowoc.org or call (920) 683-6880.
The Haven of Manitowoc County  will be hosting the "Shamrocks for Shelter" on St. Patrick's Day. The event will take place on Saturday, March 17, from 11:00am - 6:00pm, at Knox's Silver Valley Bar & Banquet Hall. This event will be a treat! The Charlie Bucket Band will be performing. Come on out and enjoy great food and participate in the Bean Bag Tournament to support a good cause! Call The Haven for a Bean Bag Team registration at (920) 652-9110.
Progress Lakeshore  invites you to join their Let's Talk Business Series on Thursday, March 22, 11:00am - 1:00pm, at the Manitowoc Public Library on the topic of Workforce Recruitment and Retention. Progress Lakeshore will be sharing key findings from their 2017 Employee Benefits Survey and other local data. Guest speakers include Kenlyn Gretz, President and CEO of Americollect, and Marilyn Morrissey, Director of Human Resources for Sargento. Both will be discussing how their companies utilize culture to engage, attract, and retain workforce. Learn more at www.progresslakeshore.org/workforce.
The Crossing of Manitowoc County  asks you to follow and promote our #welove Twitter hashtag. Every day families come through our doors with almost insurmountable needs. Usually we can help directly or provide referrals. Mostly, we try to love them and build relationships that will empower them to see a healthier future and the path toward it. It's been observed that "it takes a village" to raise a child. The Crossing is becoming that village. Can you help? Find out more at www.crossingmanitowoc.org.
The Forst Inn Arts Collective: A month's worth of great music and events! March 13: Great blues music with The Velveetatones, on stage from 6:00 - 9:00pm (FREE). March 18: Dave Steffen and Craig Neuser from 4:00 - 7:00pm (FREE). March 24-25: Lunafest - a travelling film festival of short films by and about women - a fundraiser for Painting Pathways Clubhouse. March 25: Blues singer/songwriter Cathy Grier (FREE). March 30: Folk singer/songwriter Peter Mulvey, with The Belle Weather opening. April 7-8: Michael Perry & The Longbeds. For more information and tickets, go to  www.forstinn.com.
Lakeshore Humane Society: On-leash Easter Egg Hunt for dogs is Sunday, March 25, at 1:00pm! Find plastic eggs with dog treats inside or a golden egg to win a prize! Dress for the weather and wear shoes you don't mind getting dirty. All dogs must be rabies vaccinated and leash controlled. Fifteen-egg limit per dog. Admission is a $5 donation benefiting the Hope Fund. The Easter Egg Hunt will be canceled if raining, but Haley Sophia photographs with the Easter Bunny will be held inside.
The Golden Flame Family Restaurant:  Specials of the Week: Tuesday - Broasted Chicken; Wednesday - Beef Stew; Thursday - Baked Short Ribs or Broiled Chicken Breast w/Rice Pilaf; Friday - Baked or Deep-fried Haddock, Smelt, or 21 Shrimp; Saturday - Corned Beef or Ham and Cabbage with Boiled Potatoes, Baby Carrots and Celery or a Reuben Sandwich with Fries and a Bowl of Soup; Sunday - Roast or BBQ Chicken or Corned Beef or Ham and Cabbage with Boiled Potatoes; Monday - Ham and Scalloped Potatoes. Serving homemade soups every day. Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Love Your Skin Aesthetics, LLC:  Now through the end of March...Spring Cleaning Sale! Spring cleaning doesn't just involve the dust, etc., in our house, but should also include the products in our daily skincare routine. Throw away those old expired ones and replace with fresh new ones. Enjoy  40%off of all in-stock Dermalogica products. Stock up on your favorites or something new. (Enjoy 20% off of products that need to be ordered.) Call or message Nichol Kahlenberg at (920) 323-1059 to set up an appointment for a treatment or to inquire about your Dermalogica products. 
Felician Village: Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the United States. The more you learn about the issue, the less vulnerable you are. Join Felician Village and Laura Fay, Agency Liaison for the Wisconsin Bureau of Consumer Protection, on Monday, March 19, at 2:30pm, as she explains the different types of identity theft, how to recognize it and prevent it; how to safeguard your personal information; and learn about fraud alerts and security freezes. Register at  ldaun@felicianvillage.org or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 402.
Lester Public Library: Prepare to laugh, be moved and feel inspired at our World Storytelling Day event tonight at 6:30pm!  Share a story, read from a book, or make up a story spontaneously based on ideas and props provided. A fun evening for all ages. Tomorrow (Wednesday) at 6:00pm, University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc's Berel Lutsky lectures on protest in multicultural contemporary art at our Scholar for Life Series event, "Speaking Truth to Power." On Thursday, Genealogy Club meets at 10:15 am, and Adult Coloring is at 1:00pm.
Central Bark Doggy Day Care: Have a shy or skittish dog? Encountered a traumatic boarding experience? Dogs take a while to get to know and get comfortable. We realize that and take the time necessary to get to know them. Once your dog knows us and is comfortable (by coming to daycare regularly), boarding becomes an option and becomes natural. We only board dogs we know. It is worth the time, expense, and peace of mind to do it right. Read about it/enroll online:  www.centralbarkmanitowoc.com.
Time Out Sports Bar and Grill: Now hiring experienced servers, experienced bartenders, and hosts/hostesses. Apply online at www.TimeOutSportsBarAndGrill.net.
Miss Harbor Cities Organization, Inc.: Who will become Miss Harbor Cities and Miss Harbor Cities' Outstanding Teen 2018? Purchase your tickets and find out this Saturday, March 17, 4:00pm, at Silver Lake College, Manitowoc. Meet this year's contestants and cast your vote for your favorite contestant in our People's Choice Voting - which is a whole separate scholarship! Last year, our People's Choice winner received a $250 scholarship! Meet this year's contestants at www.missharborcities.org.

Manitowoc County Kennel Club 's next session of obedience classes begins Tuesday, March 27, for  Advanced Rally, Puppy 1 and 2, and Beginner Obedience 1 and 2.  Registration for all classes is done in person (no dogs) at the Manitowoc County Kennel Club on Albert Dr. in Manitowoc between 6:00 - 6:30pm. We recommend coming to register closer to 6:00pm as classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring proof of vaccinations, negative stool and a $70 payment by cash or check to registration.
Lowe's Home Improvement is having a Spring Hire Event this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 15-17. Come join us as a seasonal employee (waterer, loader, cashier or sales floor) or hire on as part time (cashier or sales floor). On-the-spot interviews and job offers. To apply, go to www.lowes.com/careers.
David's House of Travel: We would like to give everyone who will be traveling in the upcoming weeks a heads-up to allow adequate travel time to the airport. Massive traffic delays and lane closures have been reported due to bridge construction. We would hate for you to miss your flights, so make sure you are prepared! If you need help planning your next vacation, David's House of Travel would love to help. Give us a call at (920) 684-6117 or stop in at 1029 S. 26th  St., Manitowoc.
Manitowoc County Home Builders Association  is pleased to host the 38th Annual Home Show on April 6 and 7, presented by Aspire Real Estate Group, LLC and Bartow Builders! Everything you need to build a home, remodel, update, landscape and more will be here! In addition, there is even more for your HOME lifestyle! HOME cooking demonstrations, shopping at the HOME Show MarketPlace, and HOMEtalks to learn more about gardening, home brewing, and more. Please check our website for all the exciting event details: www.manitowoccountyhomebuilders.com.
L'BRI Pure n' Natural; Emily Howe Manager:  March L'BRI Specials - Great Easter Basket items for the entire family! Spring is on the way - say goodbye to dry skin. Enjoy soft, healthy skin with our popular body care products. Great time to stock up with the savings being offered during the month of March. We have products for the entire family to enjoy healthy skin. Contact Emily Howe Manager (920) 242-3110, email  mlehowe@yahoo.com for more details, or order direct at www.mlehowe.lbri.com.
Brian's Smokehouse & BBQ:  Authentic southern BBQ - The changes at the Smokehouse have been great! New adult beverages, well as new items added to the menu! With Easter only a few weeks away, now is the time to get your catering order placed so you can relax and enjoy the extra time with family and friends. Brian's offers several customized catering packages to meet your budget/needs. Call Brian's at (920) 374-4185; if no answer, call (920) 794-4600. Certificates available!
Mike Howe Builders, Inc.:  Spring is just around the corner! Are you ready to start your home remodeling project? Mike Howe Builders will work with you to start the planning process for both the interior and exterior of your home. We will help find the right products/materials to meet your needs and help you stay on budget. Call Mike at Mike Howe Builders (920) 242-3111 or email mhowebuilders@yahoo.com to schedule a time to meet. We take pride in making your dreams a reality.
Rahr-West Art Museum (RWAM):  Spring continues to bring more colorful exhibits from the RWAM Youth Art Series. The schedule for the Big East Conference begins April 1 and continues through April 12, with an open reception Sunday, April 1, at 1:00pm. High school art from Cedar Grove-Belgium, Elkhart Lake-Glenbeulah, Hilbert, Howards Grove, Kohler, Manitowoc Lutheran, Mishicot, Oostburg, Ozaukee, Random Lake, Reedsville, Sheboygan County Christian, Sheboygan Lutheran and Saint Mary Catholic. The museum will remain open until 5:00pm Tuesday-Friday during Youth Art Series. The museum is closed on Mondays. For more information, visit www.rahrwestartmuseum.org, or call (920) 686-3090.
Shady Lane Inc. (Laurel Grove Assisted Living): Join us for Shady Lane's Blood Drive on Tuesday, April 3, 12:00 - 4:00pm, 1235 S. 24th St., Manitowoc (in the Gathering Room). All attempting donors receive a coupon for 4 FREE Outdoor Water Park Passes to Mount Olympus (while supplies last) and a chance to win a $50 gift certificate! Visit www.bcw.edu/shadylane, call (920) 682-8254, or contact Theresa Patrick at ext. 3117 to Save the Day! Appointments encouraged. Open to the public.
Le-Vel THRIVE Promoter:   Are you tired of being tired? Spring and summer are just around the corner, and what better time to lose a few pounds, get in better shape and feel better physically and mentally? Our Health and Wellness Products are sweeping the nation and you can get yours for FREE. March Promotion: Place any order for a chance to receive a 3-5 Night Vacation to Mexico, Orlando or Las Vegas. Call Elisa Karbon for your FREE sample at (920) 629-0695 or visit www.lookingyourbest.le-vel.com. #theYearofYou
Fox Hills Resort:  Join Fox Hills for "Murder: The Class of '57", a murder mystery dinner and show on Saturday, March 24. Cocktail hour begins at 6:00pm with dinner and show to follow at 7:00pm. Individual tickets are $59 per person plus tax while overnight packages for two include two tickets, dinner and the show for $159 per tax per couple. Call (920) 755-2376, Option 1 for reservations. Set aside April 1 for Fox Hills Resort's annual Easter Brunch Buffet from 10:00am - 1:00pm, featuring chef-carved ham, sliced roast beef, Italian roasted chicken and shrimp pasta. Call (920) 755-2376, option 1 for reservations.
The Salvation Army of Manitowoc is already beginning to plan for the annual Ride for Hunger. The ride will be held on the Saturday of Ethnic Fest (9/15/18) and will offer longer route options for the biking enthusiast. This is a great opportunity to help raise funds to stock the shelves at our food pantry. Organize a group and enjoy the ride together! Follow the Ride for Hunger page on Facebook for ongoing information.
United Way Manitowoc County and Lakeshore Cinema present a Spring Public Awareness Series, which aims at informing and engaging community members about topics of concern. The series includes: Human Trafficking Awareness on April 8 and Poverty & Medical Costs on May 6. These events will be held at 5:00pm at Lakeshore Cinema in Manitowoc. For additional information about these events, contact United Way Manitowoc County at (920) 682-8888.  Help spread the word by sharing the events on on our Facebook page!
Atrium Post Acute Care of Two Rivers: Celebrate Pi Day, Wednesday, March 14, with the residents of Atrium Post Acute Care of Two Rivers. Be serenaded by the music of the Two Rivers Senior Center Choir while you enjoy a piece of pie.  The performance begins at 9:45am. Reserve your spot by calling (920) 793-2261.  Atrium Post Acute Care, formerly the Hamilton Home, is located at 1 Hamilton Dr., Two Rivers.
Nichols Electric Inc. ,   providing top-quality electrical service to Manitowoc and the surrounding area for over 20 years. We specialize in all types of electrical work including residential, commercial and industrial. No job is too big or too small with new owners Lynn Eaton and Kirt Carviou. We offer competitive rates and great customer service. Contact us today for a free estimate at (920) 682-1161 or email lynn@nicholselectricinc.com. Voted Manitowoc's Best Electrician 2015, 2016 and 2017!
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: " How to Implement and Sustain a Safety Culture at Your Company " is offered through the UW-Green Bay's Business Solutions' 2017-2018 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program as professional development, scheduled for  Tuesday, April 17, 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.
Manitowoc Public Library (MPL): Baby Lapsit is an early literacy experience for infants and toddlers under the age of two and their adult caregiver. The program consists of 20 minutes of stories, songs, rhymes, bounces, parachute activities, and bubbles followed by 20 minutes of play time! While Baby Lapsit isn't new to MPL, we've expanded the program to include Thursday evenings for people who might not be able to bring their bambinos for the morning sessions. Thursday Baby Lapsit takes place evenings at 6:30pm in the Balkansky Community Room. Admission is FREE!

This week's featured CHAMBER SAVINGS CARD offer:

The Sherwin Williams Company
20% off list price plus 5% additional off sale price items.
3813 Dewey St., Manitowoc
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