October 2, 2018
Tuesday Tidbits
Join the Y during our PAY THE DAY promotion from October 1st-15th, and your membership Joiner Fee is adjusted according to the day you join. On October 1st you pay $1 Joiner Fee... October 2nd you pay $2 Joiner Fee... and so on. The earlier you join, the more you save! For more information or to join call (920) 682-0341.
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Holy Family Memorial will be offering a Chamber Clinic benefit for members of The Chamber of Manitowoc County and the Sheboygan County Chamber beginning in 2019. Services include: wellness coaching, physical therapy, emotional health counseling and primary, urgent and preventative care. Chamber members can enroll for free by November 15th to offer this benefit to their employees and employees' families. Each enrollment has an annual fee of $99 and a $10 access fee per visit. Register for one of their informational sessions in October here .
Seehafer Broadcasting Corporation: SeehaferNews.com is your local news source for Manitowoc County. Sports, Events, Local News, State News, Birth Announcements and more of what matters to you. Download the free app on your Android or iPhone. Just search "Seehafer News". Follow us on Twitter @SeehaferNews. SeehaferNews.com Local News For Manitowoc County.
Schenck SC: Join Schenck's payroll and human resources professionals for a complete overview of payroll changes and filing requirements at our Payroll Forum on Wednesday, November 14th, at Lakeshore Technical College . Our experienced specialists will help you understand how to answer frequent payroll questions and manage compliance effectively. For additional information on the payroll Forum or to register, visit www.schencksc.com/events .
Steve Ford Agency - State Farm: The Steve Ford - State Farm agency is pleased to welcome a new professional to their team. Melissa Gaus joins the team with several years' experience in auto, home, life and disability sales. The Ford agency now has 5 full time agents and a part time high school intern. Melissa is new to the area so come in to say Hi and welcome her to the lakeshore. She is proud to be part of the team voted HTR's 2018 Best of the Lakeshore agent and best company. She can be reached at (920) 682-2997.
energybank is a host site in the Wisconsin Solar Tour, organized by the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA). Saturday, October 6th, 10:00am-4:00pm., energybank will showcase FUSION direct solar-powered LED. The solar tour will afford participants a direct perspective of FUSION, how it performs and how it helps facilities improve overall operations and reduce energy usage. The tour is free and open to the public. Governor Walker remarked, "To be environmentally sustainable, you've got to be economically sustainable, and FUSION does both."
Friends of the Two Rivers Senior Center: An Introduction to Medigap & Prescription Drug Help Lines presentation will be held on October 10th starting at 11:00am. A representative from the Wisconsin State Board on Aging & Long Term Care will be presenting. The Senior Center is starting to organize the Community Thanksgiving Dinner held at the Community House on Thanksgiving. Everyone is welcome. Please consider being a sponsor for this dinner, which helps approximately 200 people enjoy the holiday. If interested in being a sponsor, please call Tammy at (920) 793-5590.
SEEK Careers/Staffing: Are you looking for a new career? Are you an employer looking for good employees? SEEK Careers/Staffing specializes in employment placement for direct-hire, temporary-to-hire, and contract opportunities in manufacturing, light industrial, skilled trades, administrative and a variety of other positions as well. SEEK Careers/ Staffing is located at 2101A Washington St., Manitowoc. Please stop in, call or text us at (920) 682-2900, email manitowoc@seekcareers.com , or visitor our website !
Time Out Bar & Grill: Join us for Wisconsin Badger and Green Bay Packer Football Games! $5 domestic pitchers of beer, $3 rail mixer pints, $5 1/2 nacho Camacho, $7 dozen wings, $3 pints of Badger Club Amber (during Badger games only) and FREE shots for Packer touchdowns! Now booking Holiday Parties. Call us today at (920) 686-1380 for more information!
Lakeland University is developing innovative ways to better prepare students for the workforce needs of Sheboygan and Manitowoc Counties. We have established a comprehensive cooperative education program that requires students to work with area businesses. With our exciting enrollment growth, we are looking for the support of area employers to provide valuable work experiences as early as January 2019. We invite all businesses, both big and small, to attend an informative session on Thursday, October 18th, at 8:30am, at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum - 75 Maritime Dr., Manitowoc, to learn about the creative ways this could benefit your organization and how you can develop a partnership with Lakeland University. For more information visit our website .
Boelter's Jewelers: October - the month of cooler weather, Sweetest Day and the scariest of holidays. Come into Boelter's and warm up by choosing jewelry for your special someone or a unique piece for yourself. This month's birthstone is pink tourmaline or opal. At 20% off the entire month of October, both are stunning gift choices for someone born this month. Stop and let the Boelter's staff help you find the perfect October birthstone gift! 2101 Washington St., Manitowoc.
All Access Ads, LLC: "Text services are a great way to reach your employees in an emergency." - Emergency Services Director Travis Waack, at a recent Chamber Lunch & Learn - "Businesses In Disaster." To make texting part of your emergency plan, call (920) 686-3747 or text (920) 973-1766. Click here view the link.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Manitowoc County (BBBS) along with BBBS affiliates across the country, unveiled a new, modern look and brand re-positioning with a goal of recruiting more diverse volunteers and emphasizing the potential inherent in all children. To find out more about the logo visit bbbs.org/bigpotential . "The need in Manitowoc County for young people to have a role model is more urgent than ever," said Joel Evenson Executive Director of BBBS Manitowoc County. To find out how you can help BBBS visit bbbsmantycounty.org . Click here to check out the new logo!
Central Bark Manitowoc: Why come home to a shredded couch, traumatized cat, and a 'gift' on the living room carpet? It's beautiful outside and your dog knows it. While you were away ALL DAY, he entertained himself. Let us entertain him. Most of our parents will tell you that it is the best $28.50 they spend each week. Time is precious; regain some of it by bringing your dog to us one day a week. All dogs (6 months + spayed/neutered. Enroll toda y !
Mishicot Area Growth & Improvement Committee (M.A.G.I.C.): The Mishicot Farmers' Market ended this past Wednesday, September 26th, at 11:00am. They will be back for Pumpkinfest on October 20th!
Manitowoc Trophy: Know someone who loves wine? Want to commemorate a special occasion by saving a bottle of wine from that night? We have 3 different types, Rosewood - $37.50 (includes 1 color fill), Bamboo - $47.00, and Black Leather - $39.50 (laser engraves in silver). Not sure what to engrave? No problem! We have tons of designs you can choose from! All prices include engraving. Check us out on Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest for updates on new items and projects! www.manitowoctrophy.com .
Twin Fountains Banquet & Catering is proud to present the 9th Annual Cabaret Dinner & Show on Sunday, October 14th, featuring The Clipper City Chordsmen Chorus & Chapter Quartets. Dinner at 5:00pm, Show will start at 6:15pm. Advance tickets are only $200 for a reserved table for 8 people or $25 each for general seating, call (920) 905-5757 to reserve your tickets today! Twin Fountains is located 2 miles south of the Manitowoc Menards on Hwy. 42 and English Lake Road.
University of Wisconsin - Green Bay: Professional development workshops are offered through the UW-Green Bay's Business Solutions' 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop "Supervisory Leadership 101" is scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday, October 16th-17th, from 8:30am-3:30pm at the Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Rd., Green Bay. Cost of this workshop includes instruction, material, DISC Assessment, morning refreshments, and lunch. For more information on registration, visit our website at www.uwgb.edu/sbdc , email sbdc@uwgb.edu or call (920) 496-2117.
Manitowoc Public Library: Volunteers needed! There are many organizations in the area that need volunteers and many people who might like to volunteer, but they don't know where to start. Manitowoc Public Library will be hosting a Volunteer Resource Fair on Thursday, October 4th, from 2:00-6:00pm for people wanting to volunteer and organizations in need of volunteers to find one another. Stop in and chat with the staffs of different agencies to find out more about the possibilities open to you. Admission is FREE!
Manitowoc Public School District: Join the excitement as we celebrate the newly renovated Ron Rubick Municipal Athletic Field. The Lincoln High School Homecoming parade will begin on October 5th, at 5:00pm, at the JFK, travel down South 9th Street, turn west on Grand Avenue and end at the field, 2200 Grand Avenue. Come back for the Ron Rubick Run/Walk, at 8:00am, on October 6th and then cheer the Ships to a Homecoming Game win at 1:00pm. #Shipspride!
What the Lock?: October is here and we are going to start to see pumpkins, ghouls and trick-or-treaters. The joy people get from October amazes me. The interactions in new ways from the other months and fears put aside to play a little. We believe you should always do more of what makes you happy. We will be at Windigo Fest, stop and tell us your favorite things about October. And hey, you guys ROCK! We love seeing our gear out in the community. THANK YOU!
University of Wisconsin Green Bay, Manitowoc Campus with the Lakeshore Water Institute presents - 2018 Lakeshore Water Summit Emerging Trends in Manitowoc Stream Quality, Wednesday, October 10th. Students and Professors will share results of their 2017 studies on water quality in Manitowoc County. Social and research poster display at 6:00pm, water quality update at 6:30pm and a question & answer session to follow. Founders Hall room F149.
Two Rivers Optimist Club along with Point Beach Concessions and Point Beach State Park will be having "Autumn Breakfast In The Park" on Sunday, October 7th, from 8:00am-12:00pm. Please join us for a buffet breakfast with beverage at the Main Lodge at Point Beach State Park. NO PARK STICKER REQUIRED. Cost is $9.00 in advance/ $10.00 the day of and $5.00 for children under 10. Advance tickets available at Two Rivers Recreation Department or at the Point Beach Check In building. Raffle baskets will also be available. Any questions please call Ann Plansky at (920) 553-4797 or email eaplansky@charter.net .
Manufacturing Rocks Tour: This Friday, October 5th, is when manufacturers around the county open their doors to show community members that manufacturing careers are alive and well. Here's your opportunity to tour some of Manitowoc County's manufacturing facilities to learn about the company itself and learn about potential jobs. All tours will be 60 minutes in duration and be limited to 20 people per tour. The event is open to the public and will include special invitations to our local business leaders, school administrators, counselors, teachers and students. Following are time slots for each tour and the type of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) required. Safety glasses and ear plugs will be available at each facility. Please wear closed toe shoes to each tour. Register here .
Felician Village: Not sure what to talk about with your loved one who has dementia? Attend the Caregiver College presentation, "Conversation Starters", Wednesday, October 10th, at 6:00pm, at Felician Village. Speech therapist Dawn Petitpreen will provide ideas and tips to enhance communication, stimulate language, and help you to connect with your loved one. To register, email fvmarketing@felicianvillage.org or call (920) 684-7171. Felician Village...a senior living community celebrating active lifestyles and voted HTR's Best of the Lakeshore for senior living nine years in a row!
Manitowoc Public Utilities (MPU) is hosting an Open House on Thursday, October 11th, form 3:00-6:00pm in honor of Public Power Week! Tours of the Water Treatment Plant and Power Plant will be given along with bucket truck rides. Exhibits will be setup with information on energy efficiency, energy assistance, weatherization, safety and more! MPU is conducting a Christmas light exchange program - bring in a strand of incandescent Christmas lights and get a free strand of LED Christmas lights. Details on our website and Facebook.
The Haven of Manitowoc County: 2nd Annual Cardboard City Event, Saturday, October 13th, from 4:00pm to Sunday, October 14th at 8:00am. The Haven parking lot 1003 Marshall St., Manitowoc. In collaboration with Habitat for Humanity and Hope House we are holding Cardboard City, where teams of up to 4 collect contributions to pay "rent" to sleep in a box, tent or car. We will have Rock the Mic Karaoke providing entertainment, a presentation by Jason Latva from Drug Court, yard games and more! We will serve a bag lunch supper and breakfast in the morning. For more information call (920) 652-9110 and ask for Michael or Jenine. To register, call Stephanie at (920) 682-7742.
Wisconsin Maritime Museum: Fall Programs at the Museum include; Sunrise Rooftop Yoga with Balance on Buffalo , this Wednesday and next Wednesday, October 3rd and 10th. $66 for the series or $12 per session. Free facilitated dicussions on "Dialogue Building Anti-Racist Educators", October 20th and November 17th, from 9:30-11:00am. And Smithsonian Saturdays which is included with admission, runs from 10:00-11:00am, October 6th, October 13th, October 20th, October 27th, November 3rd, November 17th, November 24th, December 1st, December 8th, December 15th, and December 29th.
Miss Harbor Cities Organization, Inc.: Our sister program, Miss Green Bay Area Scholarship Program, is looking for entrants for the 2019 Miss & Teen programs open to young women ages 13-25 in the counties of Brown, Calumet, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Oconto, Outagamie and Shawno. There is no fee to participate and no experience is necessary. Competitors will be provided with preparation assistance and will gain invaluable personal and professional skills, along with increasing confidence and will be eligible for scholarships! Learn more at missgreenbayarea.com .
The Rahr-West Art Musuem: The Water's Edge Artists' (WEA) annual art exhibit, "The Art of Preservation" will be held at the Rahr-West Art Museum, 610 N. 8th St., Manitowoc, now through October 28th. Water's Edge Artists' care about the conservation of land, waters, and historical sites in Wisconsin. Opening reception for the show is scheduled for Friday, October 5th, from 5:00-7:00pm, with an Awards Ceremony at 6:00pm. This year's show judge, artist and teacher Ron Stokes, will be present to comment on the winning paintings. WEA artists paint in a variety of mediums, including oils, watercolors, pastels and graphite. All works are original. Membership includes artists from as far north as Michigan's UP to Milwaukee in the south. For more information call (920) 686-3090, or visit www.rahrwestartmuseum.org .
River's Bend Health Services: Learn how to ensure your healthcare wishes are met if you cannot speak for yourself in "The Importance of Advance Directives," Monday, October 8th, at 5:30pm, at River's Bend Health Services, 960 South Rapids Road, Manitowoc. Social Workers Monica Thomas of River's Bend and Rachel Kummer of Sharon S. Richardson Hospice will discuss what an advance directive is and when and how to create one. Assistance in creating an advance directive will also be provided. Free. Call (920) 684-1144 to register.
Lakeshore Humane Society (LHS): Shaggy Shuffle 5K Run/2 Mile Walk to benefit animals of the Lakeshore Humane Society is Friday, October 19th, at 7:00pm. The race headquarters will be LHS. The course will run along Manitowoc City streets and partially through and around Lincoln Park. All runners and walkers are welcome to attend! Bib chip timing, overall and age group awards. Adult registration is $35. Purchase a Doggie Bandana or LHS Glow Arm Band for $5 during registration. Sign up here !
City of Two Rivers: Looking for a location to host your next gathering? The Two Rivers Parks & Recreation department has facilities at the J.E. Hamilton Community House that can accommodate any occasion, from birthday parties to wedding receptions to getting a group together to play basketball in the gym. View photos or download rental forms at www.activityreg.com or stop at the office Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.
Extreme Audio is currently up and running out of our new temporary location at 1013 Viebahn St., Manitowoc. Our old location is a total loss from the fire, but we will rebuild, and it will be better than ever! Just a friendly reminder, it's getting colder outside, so don't wait to make your appointment with Extreme Audio to get a remote car starter installed in your vehicle.
Lakeshore Community Health Care: Sign up today for a family-friendly 5K on Sunday, October 7th at Cherney Maribel Caves Park! The Caveman Adventure Run has obstacles, both natural and man-made, mud and caves! Race begins at 8:00am with a special 1/2 mile run for kids. Stay and enjoy the scenery and food after the race. Bag check in and water provided to rinse off after the run. Proceeds benefit Lakeshore Community Health Care. Visit www.lakeshorechc.org for more information or register online at www.active.com .
City of Manitowoc: The 30th Annual Lakeshore Holiday Parade is Thanksgiving Eve, and float registration is OPEN! The theme is Christmas Through the Decades - so pick a decade and run with it! for more information, Click Here . Deadline to register is 11:59pm on Sunday, November 4th! If you have questions, contact Stacey Groll at the Mayor's Office sgroll@manitowoc.org or (920) 686-6980.
Managing Change - Facing Our Future 2018: Sponsorship opportunities are now available for the Managing Change - Facing Our Future Education event, being held Monday, December 3rd, 2018. This year, best-selling author Jay Baer will present, "Talk Triggers" as the Keynote presentation. Click here to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.
Golden Flame Family Restaurant: Specials this week are; Tuesday - Broasted Chicken, Wednesday - Swiss Steak with Chef's Sauce, Thursday - Baked Pork Chops, Friday - Lake Perch or Jumbo Shrimp, Saturday - Tenderloin Tips with Noodles or Broasted Chicken, Sunday - Ham Steak, Roast or BBQ Chicken, Monday - Scalloped Potatoes. Enjoy a homemade delicious meal...Don't forget dessert! 2604 Custer St., Manitowoc.
Lakeshore CAP: (CASA and Family Support programs) Join the holiday magic with a trolley ride from Manitwooc Coffee to the Holiday Inn (North Pole). At the North Pole, there will be crafts, refreshment, entertainment, storytelling and Santa! Happneing December 7th and 8th. Get tickets soon before they sell out! Tickets include: Magical Trolley Ride, Visit and Photo with Santa, cookie decorating and hot chocolate, crafts and games, face painting and more! Children's tickets include a Holiday themed book. For details and tickets click here or call (920) 682-3737.
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