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Sep. 2016

Guys & Does

Sep. 2 - Oct. 15

BOOK AND LYRICS BY FREDERICK HEIDE & LEE BECKER, MUSIC BY PAUL LIBMAN. The Deer Hunting Musical that promises more bang for your buck… A whimsical excursion into the world of Wisconsin deer-hunting. Join Fritz and Duane as they travel Up Nort’ to get away from it all, and wind up crossing paths with a magical talking deer! Yes, the hunt for the wily whitetail is on in the musical comedy, GUYS & DOES! This smash-hit had a sold-out, seven-week…

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“The 39 Steps”

Sep. 7 @ 7:00 pm - Oct. 16 @ 3:00 pm
Peninsula Players Theatre,
4351 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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 “The 39 Steps” is a wildly comic thriller by Patrick Barlow in which the entirety of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1935 adventure film “The 39 Steps” (with over 150 characters) is performed on stage by a cast of only 4!  It’s filled with dangerous femme fatales, dastardly villains, deadly assassins and lightning-fast costume changes.  Audiences will be delighted as Alfred Hitchcock’s film adaptation of John Buchan’s original story is magically recreated on stage – from the Flying Scotsman train ride to a plane crash –…

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Beginning Knitting Workshop

Sep. 13 @ 6:30 pm - Sep. 27 @ 8:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week for 3 weeks
Beginning Knitting Workshop,
309 E. Kimberly Ave., Kimberly, WI 54136 United States
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Come & learn to knit! Dates: Sept. 13, 20 and 27th In this 3 week class, you will learn basic knit skills & by the end of class, you will be able to finish a simple dish cloth pattern, a perfect small project to get you started! This class includes everything you need to get started & complete a finished project: Pattern, materials & tools, which are yours to keep. Seating is limited, so register today! Visit www.GetYourJuicesMoving.com for more.…

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Beginning Crocheting Workshop

Sep. 13 @ 6:30 pm - Sep. 27 @ 8:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week for 3 weeks
Beginning Crocheting Workshop,
309 E. Kimberly Ave., Kimberly, WI 54136 United States
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Come & learn to Crochet! Dates: Sept 13, 20 and 27th. In this 3 week class, you will learn basic crochet skills and by the end of class, you will be able to finish a simple dish cloth pattern, a perfect small project to get you started! This class includes everything you need to get started & complete a finished project: Pattern, materials & tools, which are yours to keep. Seating is limited, so register today! Visit www.GetYourJuicesMoving.com for more.…

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Nutty for Books

Sep. 26 @ 8:00 am
Neenah Public Library,
240 East Wisconsin Avenue, Neenah, WI 54956 United States

NUTTY FOR BOOKS A FALL READ-TO-ME PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AGES BIRTH – 5 Want to jumpstart a lifelong enjoyment of reading with your child? Join the “Nutty for Books” fall read-to-me challenge at the Neenah Public Library. The challenge is to read 100 books to your child (birth – age five) during the month of October. (That is 25 books a week or about three and a half books a day.) Have some fun quiet time together and, if you…

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Fiber Arts Social

Sep. 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week
Creative Juices Artisan Shoppe,
309 E. Kimberly Ave., Kimberly, WI 54136 United States
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Free creative inspiration! Come join us for Fiber Arts Social. Bring what ever you’re working on and a friend or two and come join us beginning at 10 am. Stop into our lounge, enjoy a cup of coffee and get your Creative Juices moving.

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Mindworks – Brain Fitness

Sep. 26 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Monday to Thursday every week
Thompson Community Center,
820 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54914 United States
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Are you forgetting important appointments? Are you having trouble keeping track of important tasks you need to do? You may want to explore whether LSS’ MindWorks would benefit you!
MindWorks brings together individuals experiencing early memory loss to engage in activities that provide mental and physical stimulation. The regular meetings build a network of peers who can share and support each other. Each session includes memory and cognitive activities to stimulate the brain, activities that stimulate self-expression and language, light physical…

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Classic Movie Monday

Sep. 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Little Chute Public Library,
625 Grand Avenue, Little Chute, WI 54140 United States
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Enjoy a free afternoon at the movies! This third film version of F. SCOTT FITZGERALD’s classic 1925 novel was one of the most hyped movies of the summer of 1974. Robert Redford stars as self-made millionaire Jay Gatsby, who uses his vast (and implicitly ill-gotten) fortune to buy his way into Long Island society. Most of all, Gatsby wants to win back the love of socialite Daisy Buchanan (Mia Farrow), now married to “old money” Tom Buchanan (Bruce Dern). Refreshments…

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Book to Movie Discussion: The Great Gatsby

Sep. 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Little Chute Public Library,
625 Grand Avenue, Little Chute, WI 54140 United States
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Celebrate your freedom to read with a Banned Books Week Book-to-Movie discussion. We will be screening The Great Gatsby (1974) during our monthly Classic Movie Monday program. Join us for the movie if you can, and stay to discuss F. Scott Fitzgerald’s frequently challenged book on which the film is based. Film begins at 1:00 pm. Discussion to follow at 3:30.

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Lawrence University’s World Music Series: Huun Huur Tu

Sep. 26 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Lawrence University Stansbury Theatre,
420 E College Ave., Appleton, WI 54911 United States
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A night of Tuvan music with the acoustic quartet Huun Huur Tu opens Lawrence University’s World Music Series 2016-17. Featuring funky rhythms and throat singing, Huun Huur Tu brings a unique listening experience to audience. Using traditional instruments such as the igil, Tuvan jaw harp and dünggür (shaman drum), and drawing subtly on 20th-century composers, Huun Huur Tu transforms ancient songs into complex acoustic compositions. Adults $10; Seniors/Students: $5.

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Exhibits

May. 2016

Audubon’s Birds of America

May. 7 @ 11:00 am - Nov. 15 @ 4:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week until November 15, 2016
Paine Art Center and Gardens,
1410 Algoma Blvd., Oshkosh, WI 54901 United States
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Audubon’s Birds of America features the renowned large-format prints (also called the “Elephant folio” prints) of American artist John James Audubon and his Birds of America series.

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Jul. 2016

Sehnsucht by Barbara Diener

Jul. 10 - Sep. 26
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every day until September 11, 2016
The Trout Museum of Art,
111 W College Ave, Appleton , WI 54911 United States

The Trout Museum of Art is pleased to present Barbara Diener’s work, Sehnsucht. This collection of photographs explores the universal nature of small town life and rural communities, inspired by Diener’s home community in Germany. The Regional Artist Gallery is located on the third floor of the Fox Cities Building for the Arts. This gallery READ MORE

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Jul. 2016

The Navy & New London

Jul. 19 @ 8:00 am - Nov. 12 @ 5:00 pm
New London Public Museum,
406 S. Pearl St., New London, WI 54961 United States
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Discover more about the history of the US Navy and the citizens of New London that served.

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Aug. 2016

Gregory Van Maanen: A World We Cannot See

Aug. 7 - Nov. 6
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every day until November 6, 2016
John Michael Kohler Arts Center,
608 New York Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53081 United States
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Gregory Van Maanen began to create art to help him deal with his post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). It was the severe physical and mental trauma he experienced during his military service in the Vietnam War that left him with PTSD, specifically “survivor’s guilt.” Painting gave him a chance to lighten the burden of his internal READ MORE

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Aug. 2016

Emmy Lingscheit: Edge Effect

Aug. 21 - Nov. 20
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every day until November 20, 2016
John Michael Kohler Arts Center,
608 New York Avenue, Sheboygan, WI 53081 United States
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In this solo exhibition, Emmy Lingscheit (IL) casts her eye upon the fringes of civilization where species are compelled to both flee and remain, adapt or die. Drawing from her interest in dystopian fiction, scientific research about the impact of human activity on the environment, and her experiences of nature, Lingscheit made a pack of READ MORE

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