Experience more than 150 works from Dr. Smith’s African-American Heritage Museum and Black Veterans Archive in Aurora, Illinois, most of which have not been on view since the site was disassembled in 1999. A preacher, activist, and Vietnam veteran, Dr. Smith made hundreds of sculptures of historical figures, community members, and celebrities to depict the tragedies and triumphs of the African-American experience. Photo: Dr. Charles Smith, Woman with Fancy Earrings, c. 1985–c. 1999; concrete, paint, and mixed media; 36 x 18…
Has a friend told you that you are getting more forgetful? Have you missed an appointment more than once? If you can relate to these situations, 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…
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
Join us as we will welcome Renee Gralewicz, Brothertown Indian Nation Peacemaker and elder, as well as Associate Professor of Anthropology-Sociology and American Indian Studies. Renee will present short stories about the 12 indigenous tribes currently in Wisconsin. Learn how and when each tribe arrived as well as some of their current contributions to Wisconsin and the Earth.
Living an Authentic Life Join Sarah Crawford (Sitawi Life Coaching, LLC) & Mike Shereck (Transformational Leadership Experience) for a special program “Living an Authentic Life,” Thursday, November 14th at 6:30pm at the Neenah Public Library. Authenticity is the beginning of trust and removes barriers to communication. It opens pathways for curiosity, vulnerability and ultimately courage. It also isn’t always easy. The first step in becoming more authentic is to be honest about where you are inauthentic. Join Sarah & Mike…
A frank, heartwarming and inspiring story about a contemporary Cherokee woman and her father who embark on an incredible 900-mile journey along the “Trail of Tears” to truly understand her own identity and the conflicts of her nation. And So We Walked is a powerful, multi-faceted dramatic memoir that draws on extraordinary interviews, historical research, and the artist’s personal experience to convey the complexities and conflicts with which the Cherokee wrestle. Written and performed by DeLanna Studi, Cherokee artist and…Details
Lou’s Brew is not like an other bar or restaurant in the area. You will find not only superior quality coffee and tea but also food that you will love. JOHN LAMBERT plays an infectious brand of Classic Pop/Rock original music and smooth renditions of the classic pop, rock and soul music of yesteryear! www.johnlambertmusic.comDetails
Friday, November 15 7:00 pm Saturday, November 16 7:00 pm Thursday, November 21 6:30 pm Friday, November 22 7:00 pm Saturday, November 23 7:00 pm A fun-filled Wild West romp featuring the love story of real-life American folk heroes Annie Oakley and Frank Butler with a hit-filled score by Irving Berlin including “Doin’ What Comes Natur’ly,” “Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better,” & “There’s No Business Like Show Business”. Tickets at www.xaviertheatre.com or (920) 733-8840 Adults $13 Senior…Details
Now on display from the Green Bay Area Public School District EQUATE features over 250 pieces of student artwork from the Fine Arts Institute at East High, Washington Middle School for the Arts, and Webster Elementary. This art exhibit will be on display through February 3, 2019.
Exhibition will be on display from November 14, 2019 – January 4, 2020 Artist’s Exchange: Thursday, November 14, 5:30 pm Meet the artist in a Q&A talk and learn about his process, inspiration, and execution of his work. Cash bar and snacks available. Opening Reception: Thursday, November 14, 6 – 8 pm A curator-led tour READ MOREDetails
Exhibition will be on display from November 14, 2019 – January 4, 2020 Opening Reception: Thursday, November 14, 6 – 8 pm A curator-led tour will begin at 6 pm exploring the current art exhibitions. Free admission and open to the public, meet the artist as you view his work. Cash bar and snacks available. READ MOREDetails
The 76th Holiday Folk Fair International will be held Fri., Nov. 22 – Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 at the State Fair Park Exposition Center in West Allis, Wis. A program of the International Institute of Wisconsin (IIW), Holiday Folk Fair International celebrates the cultural heritage of the people living in southeastern Wisconsin. This year’s theme, READ MORE
Stroll through the halls of the historic Sawyer home to witness the beautiful holiday decorations and marvel at the gorgeous interiors designed by Tiffany Studios of New York, including the authentic, one-of-a-kind iridescent landscape-themed stained glass window on the landing of the grand staircase. Visitors can also have fun finding the mischievous little elves hidden READ MOREDetails