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Apr. 2017

Mad Dog and Merrill : BBQ 101

Apr. 26 @ 6:30 pm
Neenah Public Library,
240 East Wisconsin Avenue, Neenah, WI 54956 United States

Mad Dog and Merrill: BBQ 101 Get ready for the upcoming grilling season with the ultimate grilling duo Mad Dog and Merrill at the Neenah Public Library Wednesday, April 26th 6:30pm! Gain some tips from the experts and learn how to be a grilling pro with their workshop “BBQ 101”. Everyone from backyard beginners to seasoned grillers and encouraged to attend this entertaining workshop! No registration necessary. For more information, please contact the Neenah Public Library adult reference desk by…


Encounter God and Each Other

Apr. 29 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
First Presbyterian Church,
200 Church St., Neenah, WI 54956 United States

Using the vehicle of the Apostles’ Creed, a credal formulation widely accepted by many Christian denominations, we will reflect on what we believe, how our beliefs affect our relationship with God and with each other, and how we experience God individually and communally. The day will include talks by our presenter, periods of individual reflection, and time for group sharing. Presenter Susan Stabile is a distinguished senior fellow at the University of St. Thomas and an adjunct instructor for the…

May. 2017

Great Lakes/Great Books Club

May. 1 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every month until May 4, 2017
Door County Maritime Museum,
120 N. Madison Ave., Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 United States

The Door County Maritime Museum and Write On, Door County partner to present a monthly book club that feature books with a Great Lakes focus. Books of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry that have the Great Lakes as subject matter or as setting will be discussed with a facilitator from Write On. The group will meet at 10:30 am on the first Thursday of each month at the Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay. If you would like to participate…


Lawrence University Visiting Author Reading: Ann Packer

May. 4 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Lawrence University Warch Campus Center,
711 E. Boldt Way, Appleton, WI 54911 United States

San Francisco Bay Area-based novelist and short story writer Ann Packer conducts a reading of her work. She is the author of three bestselling novels, “The Children’s Crusade,” “Songs Without Words” and “The Dive from Clausen’s Pier,” which received the Kate Chopin Literary Award, among many other prizes and honors. Her short fiction has appeared in The New Yorker and in the O. Henry Prize Stories anthologies while her novels have been published around the world. Free and open to…


Outagamie County Master Gardeners

May. 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Designing with Hostas.


Non-fiction Book Discussion

May. 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Discussion of Mountains beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder. Led by Dick & Germaine Millard. Free.


Appleton Historical Society Meeting

May. 10 @ 7:00 pm
St. Bernadette’s Parish,
2331 E Lourdes Dr, Appleton, WI 54915 United States

The Appleton Historical Society will be meeting on the lower level of St. Bernadette’s Parish with guests speaker Cory Otis and a focus on the 50 year history of Appleton East High School.


20 Drug Free Ways to Overcome Stress, Anxiety, and PTSD

May. 11 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

Presented by Sharon Geurts


Lakefly Literary Conference

May. 12 - May. 13
Oshkosh Convention Center,
2 North Main Street, Oshkosh, WI 54901 United States

The Lakefly Writer’s Conference returns to Oshkosh May 12-13, with a full slate of lively workshops designed to teach the craft and business of writing. The conference will be held at the Oshkosh Convention Center. Writers of all genres, from beginners to published authors, will find something to spark their interest at the Lakefly Conference. There’s still time to register at Keynote speaker for the conference is award-winner and UW-Madison graduate Nickolas Butler, author of the Wisconsin-based Shotgun Love…


Being a Female Hmong Professional

May. 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 N. Oneida St., Appleton, WI 54911

ShopTalk from Wisconsin Humanities Council will be presenting.

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