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Saturday, Oct. 20
Indoor Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-noon at YMCA of the Northwoods. Weekly vendors vary; products sold to include eggs, root crops and mixed vegetables, pumpkins, apples, jams, jellies, salsa, cheese, homemade breads and more. Vendors wanted. For more information, call 715-362-9622 ext. 118.
Fall Fest: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Hanson’s Garden Village. Family fun day including corn maze, scavenger hunt, tractor hay rides, indoor pumpkin patch plus petting zoo, games, face painting concessions and more. Admission proceeds benefit selected non-profit organizations. Visit hansonsgardenvillage.com for more information.
Babysitter Certification Class: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Curran School Building. Sponsored by Camp Fire, the self-reliance babysitting program is for boys and girls at least 11 years old in fifth through eighth grades. Pre registration required by calling 715-362-9513, emailing [email protected] or stop by the office, 315 S. Oneida Ave., Rhinelander.
Bark in the Dark: 6-8 p.m., Dr. John’s Dog and Cat Repair, 1100 Hwy 45, Eagle River. American Cancer Society event honos caregiving qualities of dogs and supports the ACS life-saving mission. Events for pets and people. Register online, www.relayforlife.org/barkNorthwoodsWI. For more information, 715-891-2061.
Potato Sale and Celebration: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Herman’s Clover Valley Farm celebrating 101 years. 4623 Clover Valley Rd., Harshaw.
Sunday, Oct. 21
Girl Scout Open Skate: 1-3 p.m., Rhinelander Ice Arena. Sponsored by Girl Scout Troop 7297 to celebrate founder Juliette Lowe. Admission includes skate rental, two hours of skating, snack and skating badge for scouts. RSVP by Oct. 18 to [email protected]
Monday, Oct. 22
Northwoods Knitters and Purlers: 12:30 p.m., Woodruff Town Hall, Hwy. 47. Meeting is open to all who have an interest in knitting. Something for everyone from beginner to advanced. For more information, call Linda, 715-356-9580.
Baby Storytime: 10:15 a.m. Mondays, Rhinelander District Library. Twenty-minute program designed for ages six months to two years; simple stories, fingerplays and music. Social/playtime follows. 715-365-1070 ext. 1073.
4K Storytime: 10-10:45 a.m., Rhinelander District Library. Geared to four and five-year-olds, featuring stories, fingerplays, songs and action rhymes followed by a craft. 715-365-1070 ext. 1073.
No School Special – Talent Show: 2-3 p.m., Rhinelander District Library. All talent is welcome and everyone who participates will receive a certificate and coupons for treats from Burger King and Culver’s. Register in children’s department by noon, or call 715-365-1070, ext. 2.
Everything You Wanted to Know About Municipal Budgets: 6 p.m., Rhinelander District Library. Presented by Myles Alexander as part of the Civics Class You Wish You Remembered From School series. For more information, call the library, 715-365-1070.
Tuesday, Oct. 23
Demmer Memorial Library Story Hour: 9:30-10:30 a.m. at 123 Lakes Dance Studio at the Sugar Camp School, every Tuesday in October. Books, songs and crafts for preschool age children and caregivers. Call 715-546-3391 for more information.
4K Storytime: 10-10:45 a.m., Rhinelander District Library. Geared to four and five-year-olds, featuring stories, fingerplays, songs and action rhymes followed by a craft. For more information, call 715-365-1070.
Music Garden: 5:30-6:15 p.m., Tuesdays through Nov. 6 at Crescent Elementary School music room. For birth to five years with an adult caregiver. Tondra Koser from Family Resource Connection instructs. $10/per family. Part of the School District of Rhinelander Community Education program. Pre-registration is required by visiting the community section of the district website. Call Mike Cheslock if questions, 715-365-9745.
After School Children’s Reading Program: 3:45-4:45 p.m., Boulder Junction Public Library, on Tuesdays. Includes stories, art projects, games, a snack, and more. Grades 4K-third, but all are welcome. For information regarding busing, and other details, call 715-385-2050.
Wednesday, Oct. 24
Baby Story Time: 10:30-11 a.m. at Demmer Memorial Library’s current downtown location. Caregivers and babies enjoy songs and stories. For more information, call 715-546-3391.
Catena Three Lakes Speaker Series: 6-7:30 p.m., “Fact or Fiction: The Darker Side of Three Lakes.” A trip down the spooky, dark backroads of Three Lakes history with speakers Les Anderson and Patty Wallesverd dig into unexplained murders and speculations. At Three Lakes Center for the Arts. For more information, call 715-546-3391.
Rummage and Bake Sale: 5-7 p.m., early sale at American Legion Hall in Minocqua. Sale also Oct. 25-26. Sponsored by UMW Church of the Pines. Proceeds benefit missions. For more information, call Sue, 715-358-0343.
Thursday, Oct. 25
ArtStart Roots Concert: 7-9 p.m., featuring S.E. Sunde, an indie-folk singer/songwriter/composer born in Wisconsin and now living in Minneapolis. Donations at the door benefit the musician. For more information, visit artstartrhinelander.org or call 715-362-4328.
Parent/Tot Time: 10 a.m., Thursdays, Rhinelander District Library. Twenty-minute program for ages two to three-and-a-half accompanied by an adult. Also Story Time at 10 a.m., Thursdays, Rhinelander District Library. A 40-minute program for ages three-and-a-half to six. Children gather for a simple craft following programs. 715-365-1070 ext. 1073.
Rummage and Bake Sale: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., American Legion Hall in Minocqua. Sponsored by the UMW Church of the Pines. Proceeds support missions. Bag Sale. For more information, call Sue, 715-358-0343.
Migraine Education Program: 2-3 p.m., Monticello conference room at Howard Young Medical Center in Woodruff. Free program will be followed by question and answer session. For more information, call 715-361-4560.
Scandinavian Club Meeting: 10 a.m., Rhinelander Family Restaurant, 721 Kemp St. Formerly Sons of Norway, everyone with an interest in the culture and heritage is welcome to attend. Order from the meu. For more information and a reservation, call Marie Mann, 715-956-9453 by Oct. 22.
Simple Jobs of Sewing: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Rhinelander High School Room 109. With instructor Kathy Larsen, learn the basics of sewing on a button using the machine, how to sew good seams. Ages 12-adult. Register by Oct. 22. School District of Rhinelander Community Ed class 2018-15. Register in advance on district website. For questions, call Mike, 715-365-9745.
Zombie Barbie for Teens: 3:30-5 p.m., Rhinelander District Library. Teens are invited to make their own Zombie Barbie or Ken dolls. Plenty of dolls and craft materials available for this creepy craft. All teens are welcome. For more information, contact Sarah, 715-365-1070.