Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Lakeshore CAP: Enjoy New Orleans-inspired cuisine, bourbon tasting and jazz music for a good cause. "CASA & All That Jazz" is THIS Friday, May 11, 6:30 - 10:00pm, at the beautiful Sepia Chapel in Two Rivers. Music by Janet Planet and Tom Theabo. Tickets are $55 (includes $15 donation to CASA) or reserve a table for $500 (includes $180 donation to CASA). To purchase, call (920) 686-8736, email julier@lakeshorecap.org, or online. Manitowoc County CASA, a program of Lakeshore CAP, speaks up for children who are victims of abuse or neglect.
Steve Ford Agency - State Farm:  Did you know we aren't your typical agency? We help people manage the risks of everyday life, every day! C all me to schedule an appointment and find out what your risks are and how we can protect your family and prepare for your future.  (920) 682-2997 or www.stevefordagency.com.
The Salvation Army  in Manitowoc will be a recipient of items from the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive done by the Postal Service. The event for this year is May 12. Make sure to get your items in a bag by your mailbox. Volunteers are always needed and appreciated for this event. You can volunteer by calling the office at (920) 684-7117.   Remember, "The Light" Teen Center, located at 402 N. 9th St., is open weekends. Hours of operation are Friday 4:00 - 10:00pm, Saturday 3:00 - 10:00pm, Sunday 5:00-9:00pm. Youth in grades 7-12 are welcome. Follow us on Facebook at The Light and/or The Salvation Army Manitowoc County.
Engaged Marketing Co.:   Our knowledge and expertise at Engaged Marketing Co. cover all areas of graphic design. We create marketing pieces that connect with customers and help you stand out from the competition. Sell sheets, brochures, logo design and various digital and print marketing materials. Contact Gaby Cappaert at (906) 424-0229 or gaby@workwithengaged.com.

L'BRI Pure n' Natural; Emily Howe Manager:   Mother's Day is Sunday, May 13. Share the gift of soft, healthy skin with moms and babies. Enjoy great savings on Hand and Body Lotion, Hair Repair, Baby Wash, Baby Lotion, Diaper Cream and BOGO on the Roll-on Deodorant. Say goodbye to dry skin and enjoy soft, healthy skin. Great time to stock up with the savings being offered. Contact Emily Howe Manager at (920) 242-3110, email mlehowe@yahoo.com for more details, or order direct at www.mlehowe.lbri.com.
Saucy's Sports Lounge: Toes in the sand, beer in your hand, 2018 Saucy's Volleyball begins again! Reasons why we are the ONLY place to play summer volleyball this year: Cash payout for top teams, lowest sponsor and weekly player fees in the city, electronic scoreboard, discounted pitchers of beer for your night of play, professionally raked and tilled and a beautiful patio to watch the action from and enjoy your night with friends. Signup is now! League play begins on Sunday, June 3.
Lakeshore Technical College   (LTC)  is excited to announce its 2018 Summer College offerings. Three college courses - Intro to Psychology, Oral Interpersonal Communication, and Intro to American Government - are offered in both Manitowoc and Sheboygan. Attend one day a week throughout the summer and earn 3 college credits for each class you take. Start LTC with up to 9 credits or transfer them to a 4-year university. This is a great option for college students and high school juniors and seniors. Classes begin the week of June 11 and run through the week of August 6. Register at www.gotoltc.edu/Summer-College.
United Way Manitowoc County:  Please join United Way and Bellin Health for the last event in the Spring Public Awareness Series: Poverty and Healthcare. The event will cover financial resources available to patients and how to access healthcare (i.e., when is it appropriate to go to urgent care or Emergency department). Patient financial counselors will also be at the event to answer any questions. The event is Sunday, May 20, at 5:00pm at Lakeshore Cinema in Manitowoc. *Please note this date has changed.*    
The Crossing of Manitowoc County asks : Have you ever considered you could change a life? Here's how you can help. The Crossing is partnering with area churches for its CHANGE A LIFE Baby Bottle Fundraiser. Look for the Baby Bottle display at your local church or call us for a supply. Take a bottle on Mother's Day. Fill it with donations. Return it on Father's Day. Even small donations make a big difference. Call for more information (920) 973-4357 or check our website or social media.
Nichols Electric Inc.:  We can help you whatever the season, so think of us for any reason. Spring, summer, winter or fall, no job is too big or too small. We specialize in all types of electrical work and provide free estimates as a perk. With great customer service and competitive rates, call on us without debate! Contact us today at (920) 682-1161 or email  lynn@nicholselectricinc.com.
Manitowoc Public School District (MPSD) invites the community to a listening session on May 15 at 7:00pm in the Wilson Junior High School auditorium to gather public input and answer questions regarding grade realignment. The plan to increase student opportunities, staff collaboration, and district efficiency will bring 9th graders to Lincoln High School and turn elementary schools into K-5 schools. The MPSD is excited to better serve their families in the future and would love to hear from you!  
Rahr-West Art Museum has announced its summer programming. Preschool Panic will take place on Wednesdays in July; Young Artists on Tuesdays in July and August; a different Kids Clay Camp will take place each month; a teen Linoleum Block Printing class in August; the Digital Arts Program in partnership with the Manitowoc Public Library will take place throughout the summer. In addition, Friday night Adult Classes are planned for each month. And last but not least, save the dates for Sputnikfest, September 7 and 8. For more information, visit www.rahrwestartmuseum.org or call (920) 686-3090. See you at the Rahr!
Point Beach State Forest , along with the Friends of Point Beach and Point Beach Concessions, invite you to our annual Breakfast in the Forest on Sunday, June 3, 8:00am - 12:00pm!  Join us for an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet with food made fresh onsite. Advance tickets are available at the park office for $8. Admission will be $9 at the door. Kids 5-10 $4 at the door; 4 and under FREE. This takes  place during the free admission weekend, so no vehicle sticker or admission is required! Find Friends of Point Beach State Forest on Facebook or call (920) 320-9798 with questions.
University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc:  The annual  spring Commencement ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 22, at 7:00pm in the University Theatre.  Dr. Alan White, recently retired professor of philosophy, is the Commencement speaker. UW-Manitowoc graduates will be awarded the Associate of Arts and Science Degree. A reception for graduates and their families will be held in the commons following the ceremony. For more information:  www.uwmanitowoc.uwc.edu or call (920) 683-4700.
Seehafer Broadcasting Corporation: SeehaferNews.com works hard to be your local news source for Manitowoc County. The part our community members play in making the news is very important. Whether it's breaking news or a featured human interest piece, your contribution makes a difference. Have you been involved in a news event? Is something significant, bizarre or unusual happening near you? Do you have a story to tell? Submit your newsworthy ideas by clicking on our News Tip page. SeehaferNews.com - Free Local News for Manitowoc County.
Hamann Construction Co. recently completed a 41,400-square-foot addition to Color Craft Graphic Arts in Manitowoc. This was Hamann's third addition for Color Craft since building their original structure in 1993. The latest expansion increases Color Craft's total plant size to 85,000 square feet, allowing the design, production, order fulfillment, and shipping and receiving departments to be housed under one roof. Hamann is a family-owned and operated firm specializing in general construction, design/build, pre-engineered building, and build/lease projects for Northeast Wisconsin since 1933. www.hamann.com
City of Manitowoc: In conjunction with the City of Manitowoc's rollout of its partnership with the US Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) "See Something - Say Something" public safety and awareness campaign, the City's Safety Committee is hosting a panel discussion and presentation at the Manitowoc Public Library on Wednesday, May 9, at 7:00pm. The panel will include Mr. John E. Busch, Protective Security Advisor - Wisconsin District, DHS. No registration required. For more information, contact Lt. Karl Puestow of the Manitowoc Police Department at (920) 686-6551 or kpuestow@manitowoc.org.
Lakeshore Humane Society 's 4th Annual Golf Outing, "Putting for Pets" scramble, will be held on Monday, June 4, starting at noon.  The Golf Course at Branch River is a perfect course for this fundraiser. Register your team today! $70 per golfer or $260 per team which includes: 18 holes of golf with cart, free range balls before tee time; golfer goodie bag and dinner buffet. Non-golfers welcome to attend the buffet at 5:00pm for just $15. This fundraiser benefits Manitowoc County's homeless pets.
Miss Harbor Cities Organization, Inc. would like to thank Service League of Manitowoc County for their generous sponsorship of our 2018 pageant!
The Golden Flame Family Restaurant:  Specials of the Week: Tuesday - Broasted Chicken; Wednesday - Beef Stew; Thursday - Baked Short Ribs with Chef's Sauce; Friday - Pub-style Haddock or Steak & Shrimp; Saturday - Stuffed Pork Chop or Prime Rib; Sunday - Roast or BBQ Chicken or Roast Duck with Orange Sauce; Monday - Ham & Scalloped Potatoes. Open all day Sunday until 8:00pm with specials for lunch and supper - Happy Mother's Day! Celebrate our 34 years in business May 22, 23 and 24 with 34-cent drinks (excludes shakes) and many more specials!
Twin Fountains Banquet & Catering is serving a fabulous Mother's Day Brunch Buffet from 10:00am - 2:00pm featuring Beef Burgundy Tips, Seasoned Pork Loin, Baked Cod, Broasted Chicken, Omelet Bake, Cheesy Hashbrowns, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Stuffing, Vegetables, Dinner Rolls, Salad Bar with Assorted Cold Salads, Fresh Fruit, Dessert Display with Cheesecakes, Coffee, Milk, Water, Lemonade, and Raspberry Ice Tea. Adults $15.99, children 10 and under $7.99, children 3 and under FREE. Twin Fountains is located at 7330 English Lake Rd. in Manitowoc, only 2 miles south of the Manitowoc Menards. Call (920) 758-5757 for reservations.
Lester Public Library: Our Local History Alive series continues with "Domazlice: Our Czech Heritage & Sister City Partnership" at 6:00pm Wednesday. Hear about the community events scheduled for the delegation arriving from Domazlice in July! Thursday at 5:30pm, learn how to build a sustainable diet that's good for you AND the planet. Friday's TR Teen Night is here at the library from 8:00 - 11:00pm. Hour of Code for everyone age 8 and older is at 2:30pm Saturday. Card Making Class is 1:00 - 8:00pm next Monday, May 14. 
River Woods Place: Why River Woods Place? We asked one of our residents, "If someone was considering assisted living, what would you tell them?" Barb S. said: "It's a big decision; I'm very comfortable and content. I have my own apartment, so I can be alone if I want. I can go to activities when I want, go shopping, everything. For me it was a good decision. I looked at three places and decided on coming here. I didn't feel pressured like other places. Oh, and the food is good!" If you know someone who would benefit from enjoying life and having fun again, please call Miranda at (920) 684-3996 to schedule a tour and meet our resident ambassadors. 950 S. Rapids Rd., Manitowoc.
Lakeshore Business and Professional Women (BPW): Learn about Lakeshore BPW Wednesday, May 16, at Time Out Sports Bar & Grill, Manitowoc during the monthly meeting. The evening includes dinner at 6:00pm followed by the presentation of scholarships. Cost for dinner is $17. Contact Vicki Wetenkamp at (920) 320-2730 before noon on Friday, May 11. Lakeshore BPW's mission is: "To develop women's potential while promoting equality through networking, education and advocacy." For more information, go to www.lakeshorebpw.org.
Felician Village: Experience what it is like to have dementia with a free Virtual Dementia Tour ®  Friday, May 18, at Felician Village. The Virtual Dementia Tour ®  is a scientifically proven method of building a greater understanding of dementia through the use of patented sensory tools and instruction. This hands-on experience for caregivers, families and communities provides an opportunity for understanding and empathy for this non-curable disease. Additional dates available at  www.felicianvillage.org. To reserve a spot, email  fvmarketing@felicianvillage.org or call (920) 684-7171, ext. 329.
Manitowoc Public Library (MPL): Spring has finally sprung and the lack of a wind chill alone is enough to put a song in your heart! What better to accompany that warm feeling than some beautiful music for your listening pleasure?! Please join us for a melodious evening in MPL's Balkansky Room on Thursday, May 10, as Holy Family Conservatory of Music shares their stellar musicians with the community during its Spring Recital. The "Sounds of Joy" begin at 6:30pm and admission is FREE!
Le-Vel THRIVE Promoter:  Our company is the world leader in human nutritional technologies. Coffee Drawing. Happy May Manitowoc. We've had so many great reviews about the taste of our THRIVE Cafe Mocha beverage that we want to share it with you. We will have four winners and each of them will receive a 1-week supply (7) days of our cafe which can be served hot or cold. Some have said, better than Starbucks and as a reminder ours contains vitamins. Everyone who enters will receive a prize. To enter, email me: elisakarbonthrives@gmail.com (920) 629-0695
Balance on Buffalo: Join Balance on Buffalo yoga instructors as we celebrate the International Day of Yoga with our outdoor event of Yoga and Kirtan. Embrace the many benefits of yoga, which include enhancing vitality, focus, memory and productivity. As well, come and encompass the calming, heart opening and connecting ancient practice of Kirtan.  Silver Creek Park: June 21. Yoga 6:00 - 7:00 pm; Kirtan 7:00 - 8:30pm. Beginners welcome.  Suggested donation of $10 to charity. Please pre-register by calling us at (920) 684-8880 or go to our website at www.balanceonbuffalo.com.
David's House of Travel: Dreaming of a getaway with your best friends? Beaches and Sandals Resorts now have a special experience that they offer exclusively for this type of trip! With the Friends Forever Girls Getaway, you can bask in the luxury of a welcome cocktail party, seaside yoga, beauty tips & tricks, beach bonfire, all white party, and more! Give us a call at (920) 684-6117 or stop in at 1029 S. 26th  St., Manitowoc, to start planning your Girlfriends Getaway!
Fox Hills Resort:  Spring Specials! Don't forget Mom's special day is coming soon. Treat her to a delicious meal at Fox Hills Resort with our annual Mother's Day Buffet on May 13. Check out the complete menu at  www.foxhillsresort.com. Call (920) 755-2376, Option 1 for reservations. In addition, be sure to check out our weekly dining specials in The Hills Bar & Grill. Friday night Fish, Saturday night Prime Rib, and Sunday night All-You-Can-Eat Chicken with our new soup and salad bar.
Time Out Sports Bar & Grill: Join our team! We are currently accepting applications for experienced servers, experienced bartenders, experienced line cooks, dishwashers and hosts/hostesses. Apply online at  www.timeoutsportsbarandgrill.net.
Brian's Smokehouse & BBQ:  Authentic southern BBQ - The Smokewagon is in full swing and will be setting up at a variety of locations in town with your favorite smokehouse foods, Mondays at Shoreline Credit Union on Calumet Ave., Manitowoc. We continue to offer daily specials as well as soups, burgers, appetizers and adult beverages. Brian's offers several customized catering packages for your graduation parties, family reunions and summer fun get-togethers too. Call Brian's at (920) 374-4185; if no answer, call (920) 794-4600. Gift certificates available!
Mike Howe Builders  and his team will work with you to start the planning process for both interior or exterior projects of your home. We take pride in making your dreams a reality. Are you ready to start your home renovation projects? We will help design your project and find the right products/materials to meet your needs and stay on budget. Call Mike at Mike Howe Builders (920) 242-3111 or email mhowebuilders@yahoo.com to schedule a time to meet.

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