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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat
Aug 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
All Levels Vinyasa Flow Mondays | June 13 to Sept 5 from 8:00-9:15am Chippewa Retreat – Manitowish Waters Vinyasa is a series of sequenced postures that “flow” together. Enjoy a moderately flowing class that explores breath and alignment, building strength and mindfulness. Move seamlessly from posture to posture with uplifting and dynamic movement and music, creating a joyful yet challenging practice. An invigorating way to start your day! Hosted outdoors, weather permitting. Drop-ins welcome. All Levels. Instructed by Sarah Johnson, RYT-200.
Bird Club Annual Meeting and Social 5:00 pm
Bird Club Annual Meeting and Social
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Discovery Center Bird Club Annual Membership Meeting and picnic social. Location TBD.
Lions Bingo 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS BINGO Mondays 7:00 pm – doors open at 6:00 pm. Held at the Manitowish Waters Community Center (No Bingo July 4 or 11 – however there will be BINGO on July 5) Concessions available.
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Eco-Discoverers (Ages 4-7) – What Scat That? 9:00 am
Eco-Discoverers (Ages 4-7) – What Scat That? @ NLDC
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Eco-Discoverers (Ages 4-7) - What Scat That? @ NLDC | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Become a nature detective as we look for all the clues left behind by local wildlife. Tracks? Fur? Poop? Yes, we’ll hunt it all down! Do you have the skills it takes to search out the clues? Come and find out! Snack included. $10 ($8 members)
Chamber After 5 At Dixie’s & Coontail 5:00 pm
Chamber After 5 At Dixie’s & Coontail @ Dixie's Coffee House & Coontail
Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm
Chamber After 5 At Dixie's & Coontail @ Dixie's Coffee House & Coontail | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
  MANITOWISH WATERS CHAMBER AFTER 5 AUGUST 2 – 5PM HOSTED BY COONTAIL SPORTS & DIXIE’S COFFEE HOUSE   The Manitowish Waters Chamber invites you to the August 2 Chamber After 5 on Tuesday, August 2. Celebrating one full year in Manitowish Waters – Coontail & Dixie’s are excited to host this event at their beautiful lakeside building – located right in the heart of downtown Manitowish Waters. Appetizers and beverages will be available starting at 5pm. Be sure to get your raffle ticket to win some great prizes. Proceeds from this Chamber After 5 raffle sales will go to a local non-profit organization. This event is open to the public and we look forward to seeing you at Coontail & Dixie’s Coffee House in Manitowish Waters on Tuesday, August 2 at 5pm. They are located off of Hwy 51 on Hwy W in downtown Manitowish Waters – right across the street Dietz’s Service Station. Mark your calendars now for our upcoming Chamber After 5 events: ~August 23 at the newly renovated Manitowish Waters Airport ~September 14 for the Manitowish Waters Historical Society at Voss’ Birchwood Lodge  
Photography Club Meeting 6:00 pm
Photography Club Meeting @ NLDC
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Photography Club Meeting @ NLDC | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join the newest Discovery Center club to explore and photograph the beautiful Northwoods while sharing the joy of creative nature photography. Each meeting will feature presentations, photography tips, and assignments. Additional seasonal photography trips will be offered to club members. Please contact Azael Meza for more information (azael@discoverycenter.net). Free.
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Yoga 7:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room
Aug 3 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
YOGA at Chippewa Retreat in the Red Pine Room All levels Vinyasa Flow $10 drop in / $40 for 5 class pack / $90 for 10 class pack 7:30am to 8:30am                                            
Eco-Explorers (Ages 7-10) – Secrets Behind Skulls, Scat, and Skins! 10:00 am
Eco-Explorers (Ages 7-10) – Secrets Behind Skulls, Scat, and Skins! @ NLDC
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Animals leave behind many “artifacts” for us to explore from tracks to bones to poop! We will learn about what these incredible things can tell us about the wildlife we have in the Northwoods. A fun hike will have us looking for all the clues left behind! BYO lunch. Snacks and drinks provided. $20 ($15 members).
Summer Story Hour 10:00 am
Summer Story Hour @ Koller Library
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am
Summer Story Hour @ Koller Library | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
JULY 6 – AUGUST 17: SUMMER STORY HOUR Sponsored by Koller Library, 10 am Wednesdays. For details, call 715-543-2700
Manito Art League Workshops May-Oct 10:30 am
Manito Art League Workshops May-Oct @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Workshops Open to the Public.  Topics to be announced.
SUP Yoga 4:00 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 3 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.
Wine Wednesdays 5:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill
Aug 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
It is an excellent time of year to enjoy a perfectly paired glass (or two) of wine with delicious tapas. Join us from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the lounge at The White Oak Grill with a cozy fire to learn about the season’s wines and taste wonderful food. Seating is limited so call 715-543-8111 to confirm your spot!
FREE Water Ski Shows 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE SKIING SKEETERS WATER SKI SHOWS Every Wednesday & Saturday at 7 pm – you can enjoy free water ski team performances by many talented skiers. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for viewing comfort. Donations appreciated.
Wolf Howl 7:30 pm
Wolf Howl @ NLDC
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Travel into wolf territory to perform a survey by howling at the wolves. Learn about wolf ecology, the status of Wisconsin wolves, and how researchers use surveys to track packs, territories, and populations. Transportation provided. Space fills quickly for this popular program so register now! $22 ($18 members); $10 Youth 16 and under.
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Bluegrass Festival
Bluegrass Festival @ Cozy Cove Tavern & Restaurant
Aug 4 – Aug 7 all-day
Bluegrass Festival @  Cozy Cove Tavern & Restaurant  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL 27th Annual “Midsummer In The Northwoods” Bluegrass Festival will be held August 4-7, 2015 at the Cozy Cove Tavern & Restaurant on Highway 51, Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin. This event is the longest continuous running annual Bluegrass Festival in the State of Wisconsin. The founder of bluegrass music, Bill Monroe, sang the “Mule Skinner Blues” at the 2nd Annual Manitowish Waters Bluegrass Show and welcomed the Blues influence into the Bluegrass Genre.
Morning Paddle 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park
Aug 4 @ 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Morning Paddle  Thursdays at 7:00 am Cost: $10 w/ rental | Free BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Meet at Koller Park Description: Start your day with calm waters and connection on a peaceful paddle around Rest Lake.  Young or old, kayak or paddleboard, all are welcome.
Northwoods Outdoor Artists 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Aug 4 @ 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Take the challenge and draw or paint in any medium on location (Plein Air). Open to local artists and visitors, whether beginners or professionals. Meet at a different location on Thursdays at 8:30 am and have lunch at a nearby restaurant.
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer's Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS CLUB FLEA, CRAFT & FARMER’S MARKET Thursdays, 9 am – 2 pm. Held outside the Manitowish Waters Community Center.
Book Club Meeting 3:00 pm
Book Club Meeting @ Koller Library
Aug 4 @ 3:00 pm
Book Club Meeting @ Koller Library  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
The book club meets the first Thursday of each month at 3:00pm. Everyone is welcome to join!
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails | Wisconsin | United States
Group ride and social. All mountain bike riders of all abilities are welcome to join us. Ride starts at 6pm at the main trailhead…. followed by a 7pm bonfire and socializing. Please message us on Facebook with any questions – WinMan Trails.  
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FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE CRANBERRY MARSH TOURS Held every Friday at 10 am. NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED A 1-hour tour, rain or shine, starting from the Manitowish Waters Community Center. Tour includes a video, cranberry samples, prize drawings, educational display and Q&A; then motorcade in your own vehicle to the Vilas Cranberry Company marsh for an up-close look at the bogs – blooming, growing or being harvested – depending on the time of year visited. All ages welcome, pre-registration not required. Sponsored by the Manitowish Waters Cranberry Growers Association and the Manitowish Waters Chamber.
Free Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Free Guided Nature Hike @ NLDC
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors.Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds among pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up a tree fort! Explore local plant and wildlife communities while enjoying the beauty of the Northwoods. Free.
Upcycle with Emily 1:00 pm
Upcycle with Emily @ NLDC
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join Naturalist Emily as she teaches you how to repurpose old items into something fun and functional in this series. In this session you will be transforming old t-shirts into tote bags perfect for gathering produce at the farmer’s market. Bring your own T-shirts if you prefer. Pre-register by 7/20. $10 ($8 members).
Music by Bret & Frisk 7:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
 
Music by Bret & Frisk 8:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join Us Again This Year Bret & Frisk Live on Fridays In the Red Pine Room 8 pm til 10 pm   May 26th, June 23rd, June 30th, July 7th, July 14th, July 21, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, September 1st
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SUP Yoga 9:30 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.  
Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Pontoon Tour 10:00 am
Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Pontoon Tour @ Koller Park
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Do you want to learn more about how you can help monitor for AIS when you are out on the lakes and rivers? Join us for this free training and pontoon tour that travels through the chain searching for native, non-native, and invasive species. Meet at Koller Park in Manitowish Waters. A variety of tools and resources are available at no charge. Free.
FREE Water Ski Shows 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park
Aug 6 @ 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE SKIING SKEETERS WATER SKI SHOWS Every Wednesday & Saturday at 7 pm – you can enjoy free water ski team performances by many talented skiers. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for viewing comfort. Donations appreciated.
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KARMA Yoga Class 10:00 am
KARMA Yoga Class @ Camp Jorn YMCA, Nash Lodge
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am
KARMA Yoga Class @ Camp Jorn YMCA, Nash Lodge | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
KARMA Yoga Class   Sunday 10:00am at Camp Jorn YMCA, Nash Lodge All-Levels Vinyasa Flow class This is a FREE yoga class with a suggested donation of $5 Each week, donations will be given to a different charity or local organization
Meditative Walk in the Woods 1:00 pm
Meditative Walk in the Woods @ North Lakeland Discovery Center
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Meditative Walk in the Woods @ North Lakeland Discovery Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join Environmental Education Intern Julie for a relaxing and meditative walk through the woods.  Julie will lead you through some meditation and mindfulness exercises to explore our connections to the natural world around us! Sunday’s starting  June 19th- August 14th. 1-2:30 pm.
Music in the Park 4:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
MUSIC IN THE PARK Every Sunday throughout the summer of 2016! May 22 – Lonesome Red and the Blue Strings May 29 – Bret & Frisk June 5 – The Old Pine Road Band June 12 – Brad Emanuel June 19 – The Kyle Mertz Band June 26 – Strum N Drummer July 3 – The Lamont Cranston Band July 4 – Big Road July 10 – Chasin Mason July 17 – Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys July 24 – Lee Walker Country Music Showcase July 31 – The Allen Brothers August 7 – The Whitehouse Players August 14 – Dave Steffen Band August 21 – Cletus & The Sliders August 28 – The Spotlight Polka Band September 4 – Bear Creek Band September 11 – Mamas Little Hippies            
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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat
Aug 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
All Levels Vinyasa Flow Mondays | June 13 to Sept 5 from 8:00-9:15am Chippewa Retreat – Manitowish Waters Vinyasa is a series of sequenced postures that “flow” together. Enjoy a moderately flowing class that explores breath and alignment, building strength and mindfulness. Move seamlessly from posture to posture with uplifting and dynamic movement and music, creating a joyful yet challenging practice. An invigorating way to start your day! Hosted outdoors, weather permitting. Drop-ins welcome. All Levels. Instructed by Sarah Johnson, RYT-200.
Lions Bingo 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS BINGO Mondays 7:00 pm – doors open at 6:00 pm. Held at the Manitowish Waters Community Center (No Bingo July 4 or 11 – however there will be BINGO on July 5) Concessions available.
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Partisan Primary Election Day & Lioness Bake Sale 7:00 am
Partisan Primary Election Day & Lioness Bake Sale @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 9 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 pm
PARTISAN PRIMARY ELECTION DAY & LIONESS BAKE SALE. Community Center
Eco-Discoverers (Ages 4-7) – Creepers and Leapers 9:00 am
Eco-Discoverers (Ages 4-7) – Creepers and Leapers @ NLDC
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Eco-Discoverers (Ages 4-7) - Creepers and Leapers @ NLDC | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
There are many things that call a northern lake home.Join us as we look for, observe, and learn all about water-loving animals. From frogs to bugs to fish,we’ll explore them all! Snack included. $10 ($8 members).
Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Pontoon Tour 10:00 am
Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Pontoon Tour @ Koller Park
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Do you want to learn more about how you can help monitor for AIS when you are out on the lakes and rivers? Join us for this free training and pontoon tour that travels through the chain searching for native, non-native, and invasive species. Meet at Koller Park in Manitowish Waters. A variety of tools and resources are available at no charge. Free.
MW Town Board Meeting 7:00 pm
MW Town Board Meeting @ MW Town Hall
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Regularly scheduled Town Board meeting. Meeting agendas are posted 48 hours prior to the meeting on the bulletin boards at the Town Hall, Lakeland Hardware, and Little Star Garage.
Bat Walk with Licia 8:30 pm
Bat Walk with Licia @ NLDC
Aug 9 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join Naturalist Licia Johnson to learn about Wisconsin bats,their benefits,threats and what you can do to protect them. Meet live bats and take a walk using a new piece of acoustic monitoring equipment, the Echometer Touch! Pre-register by 7/18. $7 ($5 members).
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Yoga 7:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room
Aug 10 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
YOGA at Chippewa Retreat in the Red Pine Room All levels Vinyasa Flow $10 drop in / $40 for 5 class pack / $90 for 10 class pack 7:30am to 8:30am                                            
Eco-Explorers (Ages 7-10) – Livin’ La Vida Aquatic 10:00 am
Eco-Explorers (Ages 7-10) – Livin’ La Vida Aquatic @ NLDC
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come and discover the most abundant resource in Wisconsin’s Northwoods: water! Explore the shores and catch critters in Statehouse Lake, play fun water games, and more. Come dressed to get wet! BYO lunch. Snacks and drinks provided. $20 ($15 members).
Fishy Business 10:00 am
Fishy Business @ NLDC
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Fishy Business @ NLDC | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Discover the tricks to identifying fish common to the Northwoods, what habitat each species prefers, and the impacts of aquatic invasive species on fish. Pre-register by 8/8. Free.
Summer Story Hour 10:00 am
Summer Story Hour @ Koller Library
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am
Summer Story Hour @ Koller Library | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
JULY 6 – AUGUST 17: SUMMER STORY HOUR Sponsored by Koller Library, 10 am Wednesdays. For details, call 715-543-2700
SUP Yoga 4:00 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.
Wine Wednesdays 5:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill
Aug 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
It is an excellent time of year to enjoy a perfectly paired glass (or two) of wine with delicious tapas. Join us from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the lounge at The White Oak Grill with a cozy fire to learn about the season’s wines and taste wonderful food. Seating is limited so call 715-543-8111 to confirm your spot!
FREE Water Ski Shows 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE SKIING SKEETERS WATER SKI SHOWS Every Wednesday & Saturday at 7 pm – you can enjoy free water ski team performances by many talented skiers. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for viewing comfort. Donations appreciated.
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Vilas County Fair
Vilas County Fair @ Vilas County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 70, Eagle River
Aug 11 – Aug 14 all-day
Vilas County Fair @ Vilas County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 70, Eagle River | Eagle River | Wisconsin | United States
VILAS COUNTY FAIR Held at the Vilas County Fairgrounds, Hwy. 70, Eagle River. Midway carnival, live entertainment, kids games, food, horseshoe tournament, 4-H and open class items exhibits and judging, horse judging. Family fun for everyone!
Morning Paddle 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park
Aug 11 @ 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Morning Paddle  Thursdays at 7:00 am Cost: $10 w/ rental | Free BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Meet at Koller Park Description: Start your day with calm waters and connection on a peaceful paddle around Rest Lake.  Young or old, kayak or paddleboard, all are welcome.
Northwoods Outdoor Artists 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Aug 11 @ 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Take the challenge and draw or paint in any medium on location (Plein Air). Open to local artists and visitors, whether beginners or professionals. Meet at a different location on Thursdays at 8:30 am and have lunch at a nearby restaurant.
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer's Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS CLUB FLEA, CRAFT & FARMER’S MARKET Thursdays, 9 am – 2 pm. Held outside the Manitowish Waters Community Center.
Invaders in our Waters 10:00 am
Invaders in our Waters @ NLDC
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Aquatic invasive species have ecological and economic impacts. Learn about invaders to our waters and what YOU can do! Free.
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails | Wisconsin | United States
Group ride and social. All mountain bike riders of all abilities are welcome to join us. Ride starts at 6pm at the main trailhead…. followed by a 7pm bonfire and socializing. Please message us on Facebook with any questions – WinMan Trails.  
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Dillinger Pontoon Tour 9:30 am
Dillinger Pontoon Tour @ Little Bohemia
Aug 12 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
What was Jon Dillinger and his gang really like and what is the “behind the scenes” story of their capture? Enjoy the rich histories of Manitowish Waters as we travel by pontoon from Little Bohemia Lodge. Following the ride, you can stay and enjoy lunch together as the story continues. Tour led by Kay Krans, history teacher and local historian with collaboration from Ruthie Gardner of Voss’ Birchwood Lodge. Lunch costs not included. Space fills quickly for this popular program so register now! $30 ($25 members).Tour meets at Little Bohemia.
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE CRANBERRY MARSH TOURS Held every Friday at 10 am. NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED A 1-hour tour, rain or shine, starting from the Manitowish Waters Community Center. Tour includes a video, cranberry samples, prize drawings, educational display and Q&A; then motorcade in your own vehicle to the Vilas Cranberry Company marsh for an up-close look at the bogs – blooming, growing or being harvested – depending on the time of year visited. All ages welcome, pre-registration not required. Sponsored by the Manitowish Waters Cranberry Growers Association and the Manitowish Waters Chamber.
Free Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Free Guided Nature Hike @ NLDC
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors.Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds among pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up a tree fort! Explore local plant and wildlife communities while enjoying the beauty of the Northwoods. Free.
Allequash Lake State Natural Area Canoe 1:00 pm
Allequash Lake State Natural Area Canoe @ NLDC
Aug 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
An easy paddle on one of the most unique and beautiful lakes in the area. With wild rice and abundant bird species, this makes a perfect, relaxing paddle! Join our Naturalist as we guide you around this treasured State Natural Area lake. Bring binoculars, water and snacks. Pre-register by 8/10. Canoes/PFDs provided. $25 ($20 members); $15 Youth 16 and under.
Music by Bret & Frisk 7:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
 
Music by Bret & Frisk 8:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join Us Again This Year Bret & Frisk Live on Fridays In the Red Pine Room 8 pm til 10 pm   May 26th, June 23rd, June 30th, July 7th, July 14th, July 21, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, September 1st
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SUP Yoga 9:30 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.  
FREE Water Ski Shows 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park
Aug 13 @ 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE SKIING SKEETERS WATER SKI SHOWS Every Wednesday & Saturday at 7 pm – you can enjoy free water ski team performances by many talented skiers. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for viewing comfort. Donations appreciated.
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KARMA Yoga Class 10:00 am
KARMA Yoga Class @ Camp Jorn YMCA, Nash Lodge
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am
KARMA Yoga Class @ Camp Jorn YMCA, Nash Lodge | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
KARMA Yoga Class   Sunday 10:00am at Camp Jorn YMCA, Nash Lodge All-Levels Vinyasa Flow class This is a FREE yoga class with a suggested donation of $5 Each week, donations will be given to a different charity or local organization
Meditative Walk in the Woods 1:00 pm
Meditative Walk in the Woods @ North Lakeland Discovery Center
Aug 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Meditative Walk in the Woods @ North Lakeland Discovery Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join Environmental Education Intern Julie for a relaxing and meditative walk through the woods.  Julie will lead you through some meditation and mindfulness exercises to explore our connections to the natural world around us! Sunday’s starting  June 19th- August 14th. 1-2:30 pm.
Music in the Park 4:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park
Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
MUSIC IN THE PARK Every Sunday throughout the summer of 2016! May 22 – Lonesome Red and the Blue Strings May 29 – Bret & Frisk June 5 – The Old Pine Road Band June 12 – Brad Emanuel June 19 – The Kyle Mertz Band June 26 – Strum N Drummer July 3 – The Lamont Cranston Band July 4 – Big Road July 10 – Chasin Mason July 17 – Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys July 24 – Lee Walker Country Music Showcase July 31 – The Allen Brothers August 7 – The Whitehouse Players August 14 – Dave Steffen Band August 21 – Cletus & The Sliders August 28 – The Spotlight Polka Band September 4 – Bear Creek Band September 11 – Mamas Little Hippies            
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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat
Aug 15 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
All Levels Vinyasa Flow Mondays | June 13 to Sept 5 from 8:00-9:15am Chippewa Retreat – Manitowish Waters Vinyasa is a series of sequenced postures that “flow” together. Enjoy a moderately flowing class that explores breath and alignment, building strength and mindfulness. Move seamlessly from posture to posture with uplifting and dynamic movement and music, creating a joyful yet challenging practice. An invigorating way to start your day! Hosted outdoors, weather permitting. Drop-ins welcome. All Levels. Instructed by Sarah Johnson, RYT-200.
Libations for the Library Fundraiser 5:00 pm
Libations for the Library Fundraiser @ Voss' Birchwood Lodge
Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Libations for the Library Fundraiser @ Voss' Birchwood Lodge | Sacramento | California | United States
This event will be held in August this year (instead of in July). More info to follow….check the Library website for up to date information. Cocktail party at Voss’ Birchwood Lodge for this great fundraiser for the Koller Library.
Lions Bingo 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS BINGO Mondays 7:00 pm – doors open at 6:00 pm. Held at the Manitowish Waters Community Center (No Bingo July 4 or 11 – however there will be BINGO on July 5) Concessions available.
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Yoga 7:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room
Aug 17 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
YOGA at Chippewa Retreat in the Red Pine Room All levels Vinyasa Flow $10 drop in / $40 for 5 class pack / $90 for 10 class pack 7:30am to 8:30am                                            
Summer Story Hour 10:00 am
Summer Story Hour @ Koller Library
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am
Summer Story Hour @ Koller Library | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
JULY 6 – AUGUST 17: SUMMER STORY HOUR Sponsored by Koller Library, 10 am Wednesdays. For details, call 715-543-2700
SUP Yoga 4:00 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.
Wine Wednesdays 5:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill
Aug 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
It is an excellent time of year to enjoy a perfectly paired glass (or two) of wine with delicious tapas. Join us from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the lounge at The White Oak Grill with a cozy fire to learn about the season’s wines and taste wonderful food. Seating is limited so call 715-543-8111 to confirm your spot!
FREE Water Ski Shows 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE SKIING SKEETERS WATER SKI SHOWS Every Wednesday & Saturday at 7 pm – you can enjoy free water ski team performances by many talented skiers. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for viewing comfort. Donations appreciated.
Wolf Howl 7:30 pm
Wolf Howl @ NLDC
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Travel into wolf territory to perform a survey by howling at the wolves. Learn about wolf ecology, the status of Wisconsin wolves, and how researchers use surveys to track packs, territories, and populations. Transportation provided. Space fills quickly for this popular program so register now! $22 ($18 members); $10 Youth 16 and under.
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Morning Paddle 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park
Aug 18 @ 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Morning Paddle  Thursdays at 7:00 am Cost: $10 w/ rental | Free BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Meet at Koller Park Description: Start your day with calm waters and connection on a peaceful paddle around Rest Lake.  Young or old, kayak or paddleboard, all are welcome.
Chamber Board Meeting 8:30 am
Chamber Board Meeting @ TBD
Aug 18 @ 8:30 am
Chamber Board Meeting @ TBD
The Chamber Board meets monthly – normally on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Location is typically the Manitowish Waters Community Center – however please call to verify – as this time/date/location is subject to change.
Northwoods Outdoor Artists 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Aug 18 @ 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Take the challenge and draw or paint in any medium on location (Plein Air). Open to local artists and visitors, whether beginners or professionals. Meet at a different location on Thursdays at 8:30 am and have lunch at a nearby restaurant.
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer's Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS CLUB FLEA, CRAFT & FARMER’S MARKET Thursdays, 9 am – 2 pm. Held outside the Manitowish Waters Community Center.
Appreciation Potluck: Volunteers, Interns, and Sponsors! 5:00 pm
Appreciation Potluck: Volunteers, Interns, and Sponsors!
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Please join us for an evening in appreciation and in thanks to all the volunteers, interns and sponsors that helped carry out our mission in a better, broader way. We’ll also use this evening to bid adieu and thank all our summer intern staff. They will each present a program on their summer experience,so this is an evening not to be missed! It’s amazing what you will learn and hear from these young conservation leaders.We’ll provide the main dish, beverages, and of course,the infamous invasive Rusty Crayfish boil. Please bring a side dish, salad or dessert to share. Free.
Lions Pork Chop Dinner 5:00 pm
Lions Pork Chop Dinner @ Manitowish Waters Lions Pavilion
Aug 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lions Pork Chop Dinner @ Manitowish Waters Lions Pavilion | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS PORK CHOP DINNER Held in the Lions pavilion at the Manitowish Waters Community Center, 5 – 7pm. Pork chop dinner with all the trimmings. Cash bar available.
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails | Wisconsin | United States
Group ride and social. All mountain bike riders of all abilities are welcome to join us. Ride starts at 6pm at the main trailhead…. followed by a 7pm bonfire and socializing. Please message us on Facebook with any questions – WinMan Trails.  
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FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE CRANBERRY MARSH TOURS Held every Friday at 10 am. NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED A 1-hour tour, rain or shine, starting from the Manitowish Waters Community Center. Tour includes a video, cranberry samples, prize drawings, educational display and Q&A; then motorcade in your own vehicle to the Vilas Cranberry Company marsh for an up-close look at the bogs – blooming, growing or being harvested – depending on the time of year visited. All ages welcome, pre-registration not required. Sponsored by the Manitowish Waters Cranberry Growers Association and the Manitowish Waters Chamber.
Free Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Free Guided Nature Hike @ NLDC
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors.Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds among pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up a tree fort! Explore local plant and wildlife communities while enjoying the beauty of the Northwoods. Free.
Upcycle with Emily 1:00 pm
Upcycle with Emily @ NLDC
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join Naturalist Emily as she teaches you how to repurpose old items into something fun and functional in this series. In this session you will be transforming old t-shirts into tote bags perfect for gathering produce at the farmer’s market. Bring your own T-shirts if you prefer. Pre-register by 7/20. $10 ($8 members).
Music by Bret & Frisk 7:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
 
Music by Bret & Frisk 8:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join Us Again This Year Bret & Frisk Live on Fridays In the Red Pine Room 8 pm til 10 pm   May 26th, June 23rd, June 30th, July 7th, July 14th, July 21, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, September 1st
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SUP Yoga 9:30 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.  
FREE Water Ski Shows 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm
FREE Water Ski Shows @ Rest Lake Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE SKIING SKEETERS WATER SKI SHOWS Every Wednesday & Saturday at 7 pm – you can enjoy free water ski team performances by many talented skiers. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for viewing comfort. Donations appreciated.
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Camp Jorn’s 24th Annual Pancake Breakfast 8:00 am
Camp Jorn’s 24th Annual Pancake Breakfast @ Camp Jorn
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Camp Jorn's 24th Annual Pancake Breakfast @ Camp Jorn | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
CAMP JORN’S 24TH ANNUAL PANCAKE DAY BREAKFAST Held in the main lodge at Camp Jorn YMCA in Manitowish Waters, 8:00 am – Noon. Homemade pancake breakfast, raffles and an opportunity to tour Camp Jorn’s facilities and grounds on Rest Lake.
Music in the Park 4:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park
Aug 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
MUSIC IN THE PARK Every Sunday throughout the summer of 2016! May 22 – Lonesome Red and the Blue Strings May 29 – Bret & Frisk June 5 – The Old Pine Road Band June 12 – Brad Emanuel June 19 – The Kyle Mertz Band June 26 – Strum N Drummer July 3 – The Lamont Cranston Band July 4 – Big Road July 10 – Chasin Mason July 17 – Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys July 24 – Lee Walker Country Music Showcase July 31 – The Allen Brothers August 7 – The Whitehouse Players August 14 – Dave Steffen Band August 21 – Cletus & The Sliders August 28 – The Spotlight Polka Band September 4 – Bear Creek Band September 11 – Mamas Little Hippies            
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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
All Levels Vinyasa Flow Mondays | June 13 to Sept 5 from 8:00-9:15am Chippewa Retreat – Manitowish Waters Vinyasa is a series of sequenced postures that “flow” together. Enjoy a moderately flowing class that explores breath and alignment, building strength and mindfulness. Move seamlessly from posture to posture with uplifting and dynamic movement and music, creating a joyful yet challenging practice. An invigorating way to start your day! Hosted outdoors, weather permitting. Drop-ins welcome. All Levels. Instructed by Sarah Johnson, RYT-200.
Lions Bingo 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm
Lions Bingo @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS BINGO Mondays 7:00 pm – doors open at 6:00 pm. Held at the Manitowish Waters Community Center (No Bingo July 4 or 11 – however there will be BINGO on July 5) Concessions available.
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Foraging the Woods for Food 10:30 am
Foraging the Woods for Food @ NLDC
Aug 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join Forest Ecologist Colleen Matula and “Wild Tastes of Nature” author Irv Rueger as they provide fascinating information on plants’ current and historical uses. Tasty wild edibles will accompany, along with a hike on the trailsin search of goodies you might have never known to exist. Preregister by 8/22. $7 ($5 members).
Chamber After 5 – Airport Dedication 5:00 pm
Chamber After 5 – Airport Dedication @ Manitowish Waters Airport
Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm
Chamber After 5 - Airport Dedication @ Manitowish Waters Airport | Gary | Indiana | United States
The MW Airport is excited to host this Chamber After 5 for the dedication of the renovations for the airport! Nearly $2 million went into the renovation of the airport and it looks great! Thanks to mainly Federal and State funding – only a small amount of MW money went into these fantastic upgrades – come check it out! Tours will be available to see firsthand! Appetizers and beverages will be available starting at 5pm. Be sure to get your raffle ticket to win some great prizes. Proceeds from this Chamber After 5 raffle sales will go to MANITOWISH WATER SKIING SKEETERS. We hope to see you there!
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Yoga 7:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room
Aug 24 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
YOGA at Chippewa Retreat in the Red Pine Room All levels Vinyasa Flow $10 drop in / $40 for 5 class pack / $90 for 10 class pack 7:30am to 8:30am                                            
Author Event: Darryl Gust Book Signing 12:00 pm
Author Event: Darryl Gust Book Signing @ Koller Library
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Author Event: Darryl Gust Book Signing @ Koller Library | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Author of “There is No Top” by Darryl Gust will be signing his book at the Koller Library from noon – 3pm.
SUP Yoga 4:00 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.
Wine Wednesdays 5:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill
Aug 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
It is an excellent time of year to enjoy a perfectly paired glass (or two) of wine with delicious tapas. Join us from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the lounge at The White Oak Grill with a cozy fire to learn about the season’s wines and taste wonderful food. Seating is limited so call 715-543-8111 to confirm your spot!
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Morning Paddle 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park
Aug 25 @ 7:00 am
Morning Paddle @ Koller Park  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Morning Paddle  Thursdays at 7:00 am Cost: $10 w/ rental | Free BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Meet at Koller Park Description: Start your day with calm waters and connection on a peaceful paddle around Rest Lake.  Young or old, kayak or paddleboard, all are welcome.
Northwoods Outdoor Artists 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Aug 25 @ 8:30 am
Northwoods Outdoor Artists @ TBA
Take the challenge and draw or paint in any medium on location (Plein Air). Open to local artists and visitors, whether beginners or professionals. Meet at a different location on Thursdays at 8:30 am and have lunch at a nearby restaurant.
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer’s Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lions Club Flea, Craft & Farmer's Market @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
LIONS CLUB FLEA, CRAFT & FARMER’S MARKET Thursdays, 9 am – 2 pm. Held outside the Manitowish Waters Community Center.
Lions Golf Outing 9:00 am
Lions Golf Outing @ Trout Lake Golf Course
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am
Lions Golf Outing @ Trout Lake Golf Course | Woodruff | Wisconsin | United States
Sponsored by the Manitowish Waters & Boulder Junction Lions Clubs. Shotgun start, 9am. Four-person team scramble. Public welcome – Men and Women! Tournament includes golf, cart, prizes and a meal. www.mwlionsclub.
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm
Group Mountain Bike Ride & Social @ WinMan Trails | Wisconsin | United States
Group ride and social. All mountain bike riders of all abilities are welcome to join us. Ride starts at 6pm at the main trailhead…. followed by a 7pm bonfire and socializing. Please message us on Facebook with any questions – WinMan Trails.  
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FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am
FREE Cranberry Marsh Tours @ Manitowish Waters Community Center | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
FREE CRANBERRY MARSH TOURS Held every Friday at 10 am. NO RESERVATIONS REQUIRED A 1-hour tour, rain or shine, starting from the Manitowish Waters Community Center. Tour includes a video, cranberry samples, prize drawings, educational display and Q&A; then motorcade in your own vehicle to the Vilas Cranberry Company marsh for an up-close look at the bogs – blooming, growing or being harvested – depending on the time of year visited. All ages welcome, pre-registration not required. Sponsored by the Manitowish Waters Cranberry Growers Association and the Manitowish Waters Chamber.
Free Guided Nature Hike 10:00 am
Free Guided Nature Hike @ NLDC
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the sights and sounds of the great outdoors.Join one of our Naturalists on the interpretive trail that winds among pines and hardwoods, bogs, and even up a tree fort! Explore local plant and wildlife communities while enjoying the beauty of the Northwoods. Free.
Monarchs on the Move 10:30 am
Monarchs on the Move @ NLDC
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Monarch butterflies have an unusual life cycle and a miraculous migration. Learn about their journey and be a part of international efforts to track their population and migration. We will be tagging the migrating monarchs and releasing them to take their first flight. $7 ($5 members); Youth 5 and under free.
Music by Bret & Frisk 7:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
 
Music by Bret & Frisk 8:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort
Aug 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Music by Bret & Frisk @ Chippewa Retreat Resort | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join Us Again This Year Bret & Frisk Live on Fridays In the Red Pine Room 8 pm til 10 pm   May 26th, June 23rd, June 30th, July 7th, July 14th, July 21, July 28th, August 4th, August 11th, August 18th, September 1st
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Bird Banding Demonstration 9:00 am
Bird Banding Demonstration @ NLDC
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Bird Banding Demonstration @ NLDC | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Adults and kids will enjoy seeing live birds up close and learning about bird ecology and research through bird banding. Adopt a bird for a memorable experience releasing a banded bird. There are special activities just for kids including “band-a-kid” and a migration challenge game. Just drop by Bobcat Cabin during the public banding demonstration hours. Banding station will not operate in rainy weather or temperatures less than 20° F. Groups of 8+ please call to schedule a banding demonstration just for your group. Suggested donation $5 per person.
Dillinger Pontoon Tour 9:30 am
Dillinger Pontoon Tour @ Little Bohemia
Aug 27 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
What was Jon Dillinger and his gang really like and what is the “behind the scenes” story of their capture? Enjoy the rich histories of Manitowish Waters as we travel by pontoon from Little Bohemia Lodge. Following the ride, you can stay and enjoy lunch together as the story continues. Tour led by Kay Krans, history teacher and local historian with collaboration from Ruthie Gardner of Voss’ Birchwood Lodge. Lunch costs not included. Space fills quickly for this popular program so register now! $30 ($25 members).Tour meets at Little Bohemia.
SUP Yoga 9:30 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.  
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Music in the Park 4:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park
Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Music in the Park @ Koller Park | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
MUSIC IN THE PARK Every Sunday throughout the summer of 2016! May 22 – Lonesome Red and the Blue Strings May 29 – Bret & Frisk June 5 – The Old Pine Road Band June 12 – Brad Emanuel June 19 – The Kyle Mertz Band June 26 – Strum N Drummer July 3 – The Lamont Cranston Band July 4 – Big Road July 10 – Chasin Mason July 17 – Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys July 24 – Lee Walker Country Music Showcase July 31 – The Allen Brothers August 7 – The Whitehouse Players August 14 – Dave Steffen Band August 21 – Cletus & The Sliders August 28 – The Spotlight Polka Band September 4 – Bear Creek Band September 11 – Mamas Little Hippies            
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Yoga 8:00 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat
Aug 29 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
All Levels Vinyasa Flow Mondays | June 13 to Sept 5 from 8:00-9:15am Chippewa Retreat – Manitowish Waters Vinyasa is a series of sequenced postures that “flow” together. Enjoy a moderately flowing class that explores breath and alignment, building strength and mindfulness. Move seamlessly from posture to posture with uplifting and dynamic movement and music, creating a joyful yet challenging practice. An invigorating way to start your day! Hosted outdoors, weather permitting. Drop-ins welcome. All Levels. Instructed by Sarah Johnson, RYT-200.
Mushroom Foray 1:00 pm
Mushroom Foray @ NLDC
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Mushroom Foray @ NLDC | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
Join the Northstate Mycological Club, led by Cora Mollen and Anne Small,for a mushroom foray. Learn some fungi basics and then walk the Discovery Center trails to collect samples, followed by a group discussion of our finds; including identification, ecology and uses of these mushrooms. Pre-register by 8/28. Free.
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Author Event: John Swift Book Signing 6:30 pm
Author Event: John Swift Book Signing @ Koller Library
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
John R. Swift, born and raised in New York. After retiring in 1997 Swift began taking creative writing courses and is now publishing books.  Swift has published two books of historical fiction set in Chicago during prohibition (The Chicago Connection and Living with Capone) and two more novels in his Sheriff Gogebic police procedural series set in a fictional town in Northern Wisconsin (Book of Laws and Taconite).  Swift now spends his time between Wisconsin and Arizona. He will be talking about his books and doing a signing.
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Yoga 7:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room
Aug 31 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Yoga @ Chippewa Retreat - Red Pine Room | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
YOGA at Chippewa Retreat in the Red Pine Room All levels Vinyasa Flow $10 drop in / $40 for 5 class pack / $90 for 10 class pack 7:30am to 8:30am                                            
SUP Yoga 4:00 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
SUP Yoga @ Coontail Sports & Dixie's Coffee House | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
SUP Yoga  Saturday at 9:30 am Wednesday at 4:00 pm Cost: $20 w/rental | $15 BYOB – pre-registration is required Where: Vance Lake in front of Coontail/Dixie’s Coffee House Description: Be empowered through your breath and balance as we flow through a playful yoga sequence.  No matter if this is your first time on a stand up paddleboard or you’re an avid SUP paddler, come breathe the fresh air, soak up the vitamin D, and enjoy the beauty of the northwoods.
Wine Wednesdays 5:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill
Aug 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wine Wednesdays @ The White Oak Grill  | Manitowish Waters | Wisconsin | United States
It is an excellent time of year to enjoy a perfectly paired glass (or two) of wine with delicious tapas. Join us from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the lounge at The White Oak Grill with a cozy fire to learn about the season’s wines and taste wonderful food. Seating is limited so call 715-543-8111 to confirm your spot!
Wolf Howl 7:30 pm
Wolf Howl @ NLDC
Aug 31 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Travel into wolf territory to perform a survey by howling at the wolves. Learn about wolf ecology, the status of Wisconsin wolves, and how researchers use surveys to track packs, territories, and populations. Transportation provided. Space fills quickly for this popular program so register now! $22 ($18 members); $10 Youth 16 and under.