Grand Opera House

Event Calendar

Loading Events
SEARCH

Event Views Navigation

Results...

Event Category

Upcoming Events › Lectures, Discussions & Presentations

Events List Navigation

Aug. 2018

MindWorks – Brain Fitness

Aug. 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week on Monday and Wednesday
Lutheran Social Services,
3003 North Richmond Street , Appleton, WI 54911 United States
[map]

Has a friend told you that you are getting more forgetful? Have you missed an appointment more than once? If you can relate, consider LSS Mindworks. Mindworks meets for four hours, two days per week. Class include memory and cognitive activities to stimulate the brain, activities that stimulate self-expression and language, light physical exercises, and information and education resources. Class members share with their peers in a safe and supportive environment. A monthly fee is charged for participation and classes…

Details

MindWorks – Brain Fitness

Aug. 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week on Tuesday and Thursday
Lutheran Social Services,
3003 North Richmond Street , Appleton, WI 54911 United States
[map]

Has a friend told you that you are getting more forgetful? Have you missed an appointment more than once? If you can relate, consider LSS Mindworks. MindWorks meets for four hours, two days per week. Class include memory and cognitive activities to stimulate the brain, activities that stimulate self-expression and language, light physical exercises, and information and education resources of interests. Class members share with their peers in a safe and supportive environment. A monthly fee is charged for participation,…

Details

Adult Lunch Program: Wildlife Population Management

Aug. 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Ledge View Nature Center,
W2348 Short Rd., Chilton, WI 53014 United States
[map]

Learn about wildlife population management over soup and sandwich with coffee. Please RSVP a few days in advance to help staff get a headcount for the meal.

Details

MEMORIAL GARDENS SAVANNA TOUR

Aug. 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Appleton Memorial Park,
Appleton, WI 54911
[map]

Walk with Dick Nikolai, retired DNR Wildlife Biologist and volunteer, and Jim Kinderman with Appleton Parks Department. Learn about the prairie savanna site with the park. We will be guided to the initial plantings created in 2001, identify native species, visit new developments, and witness how the area has grown and changed over time. Hear about plans for increasing the native diversity in the park. The public is encouraged to join Wild Ones members in learning more about this beautiful…

Details
Sep. 2018

Memory Cafe

Sep. 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Appleton Public Library,
225 North Oneida Street, Appleton, WI 54911 United States

Gary Beyer, a high school English teacher, and his wife Julie will share their story on his life altering diagnosis as well as Julie’s viewpoint as a devoted wife, best friend and caregiver. “Inspiring hope in the face of life altering circumstances.” A message of hope and genuine encouragement. A place for people with dementia to socialize without judgement. Refreshments served.

Details

Amy Reichert: Author Event and Book Signing

Sep. 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Kimberly Public Library,
515 W. Kimberly Avenue, Kimberly, WI 54136 United States

Come join us as Wisconsin author Amy Reichert visits us for a free author event and book signing! Themed food will be offered and books will be available to purchase.

Details

Amy Reichert: Author Event & Book Signing

Sep. 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Kimberly Public Library,
515 W. Kimberly Avenue, Kimberly, WI 54136 United States

Come join us as Wisconsin author Amy Reichert visits us for a free author event and book signing! Themed food will be offered and books will be available to purchase.

Details

Best Ornamental Trees for Your Landscape

Sep. 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Green Bay Botanical Garden,
2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay, WI 54303 United States

Vijai Pandian, UW-Extension Horticulture Educator Take a walk through the Garden with Vijai Pandian, UW-Extension Horticulture Educator, and learn about trees that you can include in your own landscape. Presented in partnership with UW-Extension and N.E.W. Master Gardeners’ Association. Pre-registration: $7/Person At the Door: $10/Person

Details

Writing and Preserving Garden Memories

Sep. 13 @ 1:00 pm - Oct. 4 @ 2:30 pm
|This is a Recurring Event [see all in the series]
Every week until October 4, 2018
Green Bay Botanical Garden,
2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay, WI 54303 United States

Betty Pearson, Former GBBG Writing memoirs is one way you can tell one story at a time and helps depict significant memories in your life. Gardeners have a wealth of stories to share that involve garden experiences. This class will help capture and unveil your memories by using all of your senses and writing skills to share them with others or simply gather them for yourself. $42/GBBG Member $50/Non-Member This is a multi-day class: Thursday, September 13 Thursday, September 20…

Details

Hip Hop 101

Sep. 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Green Bay Botanical Garden,
2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay, WI 54303 United States

Cost: $12/GBBG Member; $15/Non-Member Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Derrick Holt, Recording Engineer & Teaching Artist Explore the art of Hip Hop, its roots and an introduction to its cultural relevance. All ages.

Details
+ Export Listed Events