Calendar

Aug 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Camp Jorn YMCA
Held in the main lodge at Camp Jorn YMCA in Manitowish Waters, 8am –Noon. Homemade pancake breakfast, raffles and an opportunity to tour Camp Jorn’s facilities and grounds on Rest Lake. 715-543-8808, www.campjornymca.org
Aug 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Koller Park
                MAY 21 – SEPTEMBER 10 Join us every Sunday from 4pm – 6 pm at Koller Park in downtown Manitowish Waters. This event is free and open to the public…..we hope to see you there! May 21   Scott Kirby May 28  The Kyle Mertz Band June 4    Brad Emanuel June 11  Mark Wayne June 17  Big Road  (Summer Solstice festival) noon-4pm June 18   Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys June 25   Thirsty Jones July  2   Lamont Cranston Band July 4     The Allen Brothers Band 4-6pm July  9    Chasin’ Mason July 16   Cletus & The Sliders July 23    Lee Walker Country Music Showcase July 30  The Jimmy’s August 6  Whitehouse Players August 13  Dave Steffen Band August 20  The Old Pine Road Band August 27  Spotlight Polka Band September 3  Bear Creek Band September 10  Bret & Frisk
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Ye OIde Shillelagh
  Mark your calendars…… Every Sunday night – after Music in the Park – join us for Live Music By Ron Harrison! Rockn’ Ron has been entertaining the Midwest and Florida areas for more than 45 years. From classic rock to country, island music and polka, this man knows his stuff!    
Aug 21 @ 7:00 am Hawk's Nest
Exercise Classes will run from June 26th through September 2nd FIRST WEEK IS FREE (June 26th-July 2nd.) AFTER EACH SESSION WILL BE PRICES INDIVIDUALLY OR IN A DISCOUNTED PACKAGE. All classes will start at 7:00am Monday: Kayaking for fitness. Kayaking isn’t just great for relaxing and seeing the scenery. This class takes makes what you love to do, an exercise oriented activity! Friday: Outdoor Group Strength. This class will involve medicine balls, kettle balls, and your own body weight! Work out, outside and burn as many calories as you can in this one hour class. Saturday: Runner’s Club. A group of you and fellow community runners will run for about 30 minutes a class every Saturday. Please reserve your spot by phone or email as early as possible. Classes are estimated to fill up fast!
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm Manitowish Waters Community Center
LIONS BINGO Mondays throughout the summer! However there is NO Bingo on July 17! BINGO Starts at 7:00 pm – doors open at 6:00 pm Concessions available Held at the Manitowish Waters Community Center
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am Koller Library
Mah Jongg – The Dragon Ladies Mah Jongg is the American version of the Chinese tile game. The Dragon Ladies are meeting at the Koller Library every Wednesday morning at 9am. New players are welcome to join. This is the perfect game to exercise your mind.   No sign-up necessary.  Just show up! More parking is available at the Community Building.  
Aug 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am North Lakeland School
YOGA at North Lakeland School All levels Vinyasa Flow Wednesday’s 9:30am to 10:30 am Please call/text Elizabeth Gering in advance to reserve your spot – 715-297-1601                                    
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm WinMan Trails
Ladies! We are going to be starting a special women’s biking group for WinMan Wednesday this summer. While you might love a good shred with the gentlemen, sometimes you might just want to cruise and then drink rosé around the fire. Never tried mountain biking? We will give you some basic skills to have a fun ride. Don’t have a bike? We have limited bikes available for your use – however please send us a email to ejgering@gmail.com if you would like to reserve a bike. Come around 6pm for tips and tricks, the ride will leave the parking lot at 6:30pm. Hope to see you there!  
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm WinMan Trails
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.  
Aug 24 @ 8:30 am 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.
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Manitowish Waters Community Center
LIONS CLUB FLEA, CRAFT & FARMER’S MARKET Thursdays, 9 am – 2 pm. Held outside the Manitowish Waters Community Center.
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am
Sponsored by the Manitowish Waters & Boulder Junction Lions Clubs. Shotgun start, 9 am. Four-person team scramble. Public welcome – Men and Women! Tournament includes golf, cart, prizes and a meal. 715-543-2438 OR 715-385-2189 www.mwlionsclub.com
Aug 25 @ 7:00 am Hawk's Nest
Exercise Classes will run from June 26th through September 2nd FIRST WEEK IS FREE (June 26th-July 2nd.) AFTER EACH SESSION WILL BE PRICES INDIVIDUALLY OR IN A DISCOUNTED PACKAGE. All classes will start at 7:00am Monday: Kayaking for fitness. Kayaking isn’t just great for relaxing and seeing the scenery. This class takes makes what you love to do, an exercise oriented activity! Friday: Outdoor Group Strength. This class will involve medicine balls, kettle balls, and your own body weight! Work out, outside and burn as many calories as you can in this one hour class. Saturday: Runner’s Club. A group of you and fellow community runners will run for about 30 minutes a class every Saturday. Please reserve your spot by phone or email as early as possible. Classes are estimated to fill up fast!
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am Manitowish Waters Community Center
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.
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am NLDC
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. Fridays, 10:00-11:30am Free  
Aug 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm North Lakeland Discovery Center
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.
Aug 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm North Lakeland Discovery Center
Begin this program by learning about the ecology and adaptations of wolves as well as their history and current status in Wisconsin. Following this short presentation, travel to wolf territory and perform a survey by howling at wolves. Transportation provided. Space fills quickly for this popular program so register now! $22 ($18 members); $10 Youth 16 and under.
Aug 26 @ 7:00 am Hawk's Nest
Exercise Classes will run from June 26th through September 2nd FIRST WEEK IS FREE (June 26th-July 2nd.) AFTER EACH SESSION WILL BE PRICES INDIVIDUALLY OR IN A DISCOUNTED PACKAGE. All classes will start at 7:00am Monday: Kayaking for fitness. Kayaking isn’t just great for relaxing and seeing the scenery. This class takes makes what you love to do, an exercise oriented activity! Friday: Outdoor Group Strength. This class will involve medicine balls, kettle balls, and your own body weight! Work out, outside and burn as many calories as you can in this one hour class. Saturday: Runner’s Club. A group of you and fellow community runners will run for about 30 minutes a class every Saturday. Please reserve your spot by phone or email as early as possible. Classes are estimated to fill up fast!
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Koller Park
                MAY 21 – SEPTEMBER 10 Join us every Sunday from 4pm – 6 pm at Koller Park in downtown Manitowish Waters. This event is free and open to the public…..we hope to see you there! May 21   Scott Kirby May 28  The Kyle Mertz Band June 4    Brad Emanuel June 11  Mark Wayne June 17  Big Road  (Summer Solstice festival) noon-4pm June 18   Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys June 25   Thirsty Jones July  2   Lamont Cranston Band July 4     The Allen Brothers Band 4-6pm July  9    Chasin’ Mason July 16   Cletus & The Sliders July 23    Lee Walker Country Music Showcase July 30  The Jimmy’s August 6  Whitehouse Players August 13  Dave Steffen Band August 20  The Old Pine Road Band August 27  Spotlight Polka Band September 3  Bear Creek Band September 10  Bret & Frisk
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Ye OIde Shillelagh
  Mark your calendars…… Every Sunday night – after Music in the Park – join us for Live Music By Ron Harrison! Rockn’ Ron has been entertaining the Midwest and Florida areas for more than 45 years. From classic rock to country, island music and polka, this man knows his stuff!    
Aug 28 @ 7:00 am Hawk's Nest
Exercise Classes will run from June 26th through September 2nd FIRST WEEK IS FREE (June 26th-July 2nd.) AFTER EACH SESSION WILL BE PRICES INDIVIDUALLY OR IN A DISCOUNTED PACKAGE. All classes will start at 7:00am Monday: Kayaking for fitness. Kayaking isn’t just great for relaxing and seeing the scenery. This class takes makes what you love to do, an exercise oriented activity! Friday: Outdoor Group Strength. This class will involve medicine balls, kettle balls, and your own body weight! Work out, outside and burn as many calories as you can in this one hour class. Saturday: Runner’s Club. A group of you and fellow community runners will run for about 30 minutes a class every Saturday. Please reserve your spot by phone or email as early as possible. Classes are estimated to fill up fast!
Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm North Lakeland Discovery Center
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 trails in search of goodies you might have never known to exist. Preregister by 8/28.
Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm North Lakeland Discovery Center
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 trails in search of goodies you might have never known to exist. Preregister by 8/28.
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am Koller Library
Mah Jongg – The Dragon Ladies Mah Jongg is the American version of the Chinese tile game. The Dragon Ladies are meeting at the Koller Library every Wednesday morning at 9am. New players are welcome to join. This is the perfect game to exercise your mind.   No sign-up necessary.  Just show up! More parking is available at the Community Building.  
Aug 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am North Lakeland School
YOGA at North Lakeland School All levels Vinyasa Flow Wednesday’s 9:30am to 10:30 am Please call/text Elizabeth Gering in advance to reserve your spot – 715-297-1601                                    
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm WinMan Trails
Ladies! We are going to be starting a special women’s biking group for WinMan Wednesday this summer. While you might love a good shred with the gentlemen, sometimes you might just want to cruise and then drink rosé around the fire. Never tried mountain biking? We will give you some basic skills to have a fun ride. Don’t have a bike? We have limited bikes available for your use – however please send us a email to ejgering@gmail.com if you would like to reserve a bike. Come around 6pm for tips and tricks, the ride will leave the parking lot at 6:30pm. Hope to see you there!  
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm WinMan Trails
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.  
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Manitowish Waters Community Center
LIONS CLUB FLEA, CRAFT & FARMER’S MARKET Thursdays, 9 am – 2 pm. Held outside the Manitowish Waters Community Center.
Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Manitowish Waters Airport
Come join us and fellow aviation enthusiasts for an evening of food, friends, aviators and enjoyment. This event is open to the public and will take place on Thursday, August 31 from 5-7pm at the Manitowish Waters Airport.
Sep 1 @ 7:00 am Hawk's Nest
Exercise Classes will run from June 26th through September 2nd FIRST WEEK IS FREE (June 26th-July 2nd.) AFTER EACH SESSION WILL BE PRICES INDIVIDUALLY OR IN A DISCOUNTED PACKAGE. All classes will start at 7:00am Monday: Kayaking for fitness. Kayaking isn’t just great for relaxing and seeing the scenery. This class takes makes what you love to do, an exercise oriented activity! Friday: Outdoor Group Strength. This class will involve medicine balls, kettle balls, and your own body weight! Work out, outside and burn as many calories as you can in this one hour class. Saturday: Runner’s Club. A group of you and fellow community runners will run for about 30 minutes a class every Saturday. Please reserve your spot by phone or email as early as possible. Classes are estimated to fill up fast!