Archives: June 2013

Weekly Round-Up

Pick-your-own-berries, a new music jam, Fourth of July fun and cures for your sugar cravings are all in this week’s round-up… PYO berries at Oakridge Farms. A different kind of date night, with or without the kids. Have you gotten your sugar fix today? Mark your calendar for August 3 – it’s the first ever READ MORE

Fox Cities Fourth of July Celebrations

Where will you be celebrating the Fourth of July in the Fox Cities? Parade of Lights – Community parade on July 3 that everyone has the ability to enter it…floats can win prizes! Starts at 9:15pm on Wisconsin Ave., Neenah. CommunityFest – All day July 4 in Riverside Park, Neenah. Featuring games, vendors, Webfooters waterski READ MORE

Intern Intro: Susannah

Our newest intern, Susannah, spills her guts… The Basics Name: Susannah Gilbert Age: 21 Hometown: Appleton, WI University attending/year in school:Lawrence University, senior Favorite thing about the Fox Cities: I was born and raised in Appleton and am now attending college here, but there are somehow still new discoveries to be made around every corner. READ MORE

Weekly Round-Up

Craft cocktails, street music, new (old) vinyl and a very manly buffet all in this week’s round-up… Why do you travel? ‘Tis the season for traveling books. Vinyl lovers, have you checked out this place yet? Street Music Week kicks off Monday. Saturday Craft Cocktail Nights start in July at The Kangaroost! Northern lights in READ MORE

Sustainability in the Cities

Siri will be exploring sustainability efforts in her new blog series… For several years now, the Fox Valley has sat on the cusp of making sustainability a common household and community-wide priority. With a Farmers Market showcasing products made from recycled materials and produce sustainably grown in a Lawrence University garden, the Fox Cities has READ MORE

Ms. Villaire Goes to Washington

Intern Alyssa will be saying goodbye for the summer, but not to worry! She will return in the fall with even more things to blog about… Starting with this entry, my blog series on events celebrating diversity in the Fox Cities will be on hiatus until the middle of September. I’m very fortunate to be READ MORE