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Sep. 2018

Writing and Preserving Garden Memories

Sep. 27 @ 1:00 pm - Oct. 18 @ 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…

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Oct. 2018

MindWorks – Brain Fitness

Oct. 16 @ 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
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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,…

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MindWorks – Brain Fitness

Oct. 17 @ 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
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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…

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In Search of America

Oct. 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Appleton Public Library,
225 North Oneida Street, Appleton, WI 54911 United States

In Search of America, an hour-long documentary filmed over six months during the lead-up to the 2016 presidential election, starts and ends in Wisconsin, where director/producer Marc Kornblatt lives. More than an election story, the film is a study in civil discourse, offering a personal portrait of America at a significant moment in our country’s history. Discussion to follow.

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Late Night Tailgate

Oct. 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Weidner Center for the Performing Arts,
2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, WI 54311-7001 United States
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Late Night Tailgate is a topical and unpredictable live comedy and spirited sports discussion show that will tackle the biggest topics in professional and college sports as well as touch upon current events, entertainment, pop culture – and all things incendiary and debatable. “Saturday Night Live” co-head writer Bryan Tucker will provide creative direction for the show which features Steve Rannazzisi’s stand-up, commentary from our panel including former NFL and NCAA star Takeo Spikes and comedian and writer Sarah Tiana,…

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Sustaining Community in Rural America

Oct. 22 @ 7:00 pm
Neenah Public Library,
240 E. Wisconsin Ave., Neenah, WI 54957 United States

Sustaining Community in Rural America: A History of Allenville (Wisconsin) Dr. Stephen Kercher, Chair & Edward H. Rudoy Professor of History at UW Oshkosh, will present “Sustaining Community in Rural America: A History of Allenville” on Monday, October 22, 7:00 p.m. at the Neenah Public Library. Derived in part from research on the history of Allenville as well as oral history interviews conducted with Allenville residents and farmers, this illustrated lecture will address the ways in which members of small…

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Menominee Arts and Culture with Benjamin Grignon

Oct. 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Trout Museum of Art,
111 W College Ave, Appleton , WI 54911 United States

Join us as we welcome Benjamin Grignon, Wisconsin’s 2019 Teacher of the Year, as he shares a beading project centered around the Menominee language. Mr. Grignon is a Menonimee Indian Educator who earned an associates, bachelors, and masters degree in fine arts, and has taught students from kindergarten to college-aged. Now working towards a doctorate in First Nations education, Mr. Grignon has dedicated his life and career to sharing traditional Menominee arts, culture, and language through teaching, community involvement, and…

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Fox Valley Ghost Hunters

Oct. 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Kimberly Public Library,
515 W. Kimberly Avenue, Kimberly, WI 54136 United States

Come join us as we learn about the haunts and spooks that the Fox Valley Ghost Hunters have encountered. It will also be revealed if the Ghost Hunters’ investigation at the Little Chute Library brings about any terror! Perfect for the Halloween season.

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Beer Lover’s Wisconsin

Oct. 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Neenah Public Library,
240 E. Wisconsin Ave., Neenah, WI 54957 United States

Author Kathryn Flanigan will be at the Neenah Public Library T for a celebration of Wisconsin’s Craft Beer. Flanigan, a reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel covers Wisconsin’s craft beer culture- from backwoods mom and pop breweries to the latest state-of-the-art urban establishments. She will be discussing her latest book “Beer Lover’s Wisconsin” and highlighting Wisco’s best breweries, and brewpubs. See what the Badger State has to offer!

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Fox Valley Ghost Hunters

Oct. 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Neenah Public Library,
240 E. Wisconsin Ave., Neenah, WI 54957 United States

They’re back! Just in time for Halloween, join Craig Nehring and the Fox Valley Ghost Hunters team at the Neenah Public Library. Craig and his team always put on an entertaining show as they share their experiences documenting the paranormal around the Fox Valley. Learn about the special instruments the ghost hunters use, hear audio evidence and more. Wear your Halloween costume to the October 31st event for a chance to win a prize. No registration is necessary. Everyone is…

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