Tuesday, December 27, 2016 / by Duane Murphy
December 28, 10:00am – 1:00pm, Hortonville Public Library
Two very special guests will be at the library for Storytime! These princesses will be at the Community Center to share their favorite stories with you. The library will have 2 story times starting at 10:00am and 1:00pm so that everyone can enjoy the magic. Everyone will have the chance to meet the princesses, but if you’d like to reserve your seats, please call the library at 920-779-4279 or stop in and ask a librarian.
Winter Break Family Movie – The BFG
December 28, 10:30am – 12:00pm, Little Chute Public Library
Based on the beloved children’s classic by Roald Dahl, The BFG (short for Big Friendly Giant) tells the story of sweet orphan Sophie and the kind giant who befriends her. Rated PG. Free popcorn provided!
Skate for St. Joe’s
December 28, 1:30pm – 4:30pm, Skaters Edge
Come skating at Skaters Edge on Wednesday and enjoy lowered admission if you bring a ...
Friday, December 23, 2016 / by Duane Murphy
December 24, 9:00am – 10:00am, Sky Zone
This is a special hour set aside for kids under the age of 5. Admission is $6.00 per child and parents jump for free. SkySocks are required, each pair is $2.00 and they are reusable.
December 24, 12:00pm – 2:00pm, Funset Boulevard Entertainment Center
Cookie decorating party from 12 – 2! Stop in with the kids to have some family fun and decorate some cookies for Santa (while supplies last).
Community Blood Drive
December 26, 3:00pm – 6:00pm, Elisha D. Smith Public Library
The Community Blood Center will be at the library next Monday! Appointments are recommended, please call 920-967-3690. Eat a good meal, drink plenty of water, and bring a photo ID and medication list, if you take medications. All presenting donors will receive a long-sleeve t-shirt!
Friday, December 16, 2016 / by Duane Murphy
Avenue of Ice Festival
December 17, 9:00am – 1:30pm, Downtown Appleton
Enjoy fun for the whole family featuring the Downtown Appleton Farm Market, One Stop Elf Shop, Cookie Decorating, and The Holiday Gift Market inside City Center from 9:00am to 1:30pm. And don’t forget a visit with Santa at Gabriel Furniture from 10:30am – 2:30pm! Unfortunately due to the winter storm, all outdoor events for the Avenue of Ice Festival have been canceled.
First Improvedy Show!
December 17, 7:30pm – 9:00pm, Appleton North High School Theatre
Improvedy presents hilarious games and sketches based on audience suggestions, performed in the style of the hit television show, “Whose Line is It Anyway?” This popular performance group began in 2000 and is comprised of students ranging from freshmen to seniors. They are the only high school improv comedy troupe performing in Appleton. General admission is $5 and concessions will be available!
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Monday, December 12, 2016 / by Duane Murphy
Holiday Wine Tasting
December 12, 6:00pm – 8:00pm, Town Council Kitchen and Bar
For just $15, taste over 25 different bottles of wine geared toward the holiday season. Unlimited appetizers will be available at the bar. All wine will be available for retail purchase at aggressive pricing! Orders will be available for pickup this Friday. Bring your family and friends and find your next favorite wine!
Star Wars Trivia Night
December 12, 7:00pm – 9:00pm, TGI Fridays (Appleton)
America’s Pub Quiz is taking you to a Galaxy Far, Far Away. Make your plans now… Specials, drinks and the answers will not simply be “Boba Fett” (disclaimer, answers might be Boba Fett). Show up early to grab a good spot! Enjoy some dinner beforehand and adult beverages during the quiz. No tickets are needed, however you may want to call the restaurant beforehand to see if they are taking reservations for the quiz.
Explore Business Model Design
December 14, 4:30pm – 6 ...
Friday, December 2, 2016 / by Duane Murphy
Holiday Open House
December 3, 10:00am 3:00pm, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass
Start a tradition and bring the whole family to The Glass Studio and make a snowflake or star fused glass ornament (glass projects are $15 each). Free art making activities will also be available throughout the museum. Neon sign making demonstrations will be happening 11:00am – Noon and 1:00pm – 2:00pm. This is a drop-in event; all ages are welcome.
December 3, 10:00am – 3:00pm, Oshkosh Area Humane Society
Add some lapwarmers to your family in time for the holidays! For Meowy Christmas, there’ll be dozens of kittens at OAHS making their debut. All with NO ADOPTION FEES, and all spayed or neutered and up to date on vaccinations. You won’t find a better deal on a healthy, “fixed” kitty companion anywhere else! They’ll also have refreshments and raffles for an awesome Packer rug, holiday collectibles, and more.
First Annual Toy Drive