Local events: Things to do in Kewaunee County, Jan. 27-Feb. 25
Send your organization’s events and activities to [email protected] or P.O. Box 86, Kewaunee, WI 54216, preferably two weeks in advance but no later than noon Tuesday for the Saturday edition.
Saturday, Jan. 27
LUXEMBURG RACING SHOW, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Expo Building, Kewaunee County Fairgrounds, 625 Third St., Luxemburg. Meet racing enthusiasts and motorsports vendors at the local track. Motorsports author Joe Verdegan hosts a signing for his newest release, “Life In The Past Lane: The Next Generation.” Sponsorship seminar hosted by Pedal Down Promotions and Verdegan, noon. $3 ages 13 and older. 920-639 4455 or “Luxemburg Racing Show” at Facebook.
Saturday-Sunday, Jan. 27-28
DENMARK FIRE DEPARTMENT BOWLING TOURNAMENT, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Jan. 27, and noon Jan. 28, CZ’s Bushville Lanes, 2280 S. County P, Eaton. Nine-pin tourney on Saturday; Scotch doubles on Sunday. $25 entry fee each tournament. Firefighters serve chili, burgers and more. Mark Jirikovec Orchestra entertains, 1-5 p.m. Sunday. 920-863-6231.
Jan. 27, Feb. 2-3, Feb. 9-10
ROMANCE BOOK SALE, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Book Corner, 401 Third St., Algoma. 10 cents for paperback romance books, half off for everything Valentine and all hardback romance books. Proceeds benefit the Algoma Public Library.
Sunday, Jan. 28
BREAKFAST BUFFET, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Isidore the Farmer Parish, Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary site,18424 Tisch Mills Road, Tisch Mills.$8 adults, $5 ages 6-10. 920-776-1555.
HALF-PRICE TUBING, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Winter Park, N3787 Ransom Moore Lane, off County C, Kewaunee. To first 100 children only. Sponsored by Kewaunee Optimists Club. 920-388-0444.
LIFELINE SCREENING, by appointment, Heritage Farms, N2251 State 42, Kewaunee. Five safe, noninvasive preventive health screenings typically not included in a routine physical. $149. Call for appointment, 1-800-690-6495 or lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle.
PORKIES & PANCAKES BREAKFAST, 8 a.m.-noon, Luxemburg Sportsman’s Club, E2066 State 54, Luxemburg. Luxemburg-Casco football fundraiser. $7 advance or $8 at the door for ages 6 and older. Advance tickets sold by middle and high school football players or at the school office.
LUXEMBURG LIONS CLUB BINGO, doors open at noon, bingo at 1 p.m., St. Johns Lutheran Church, 700 Heritage Road, Luxemburg. Food and refreshments.
FAMILY SUNDAY: PLANES, TRAINS, TRACTORS, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., NextEra Point Beach Energy Center, 6400 Nuclear Road, Two Rivers. Tractor-themed quilts, remote-control airplanes, helicopters and drones. Train and tractor play area for the kids. Train and farm toy displays and items for sale, Free admission. 920-755-6400.
Monday, Jan. 29
SHEEPSHEAD, 1 p.m., Kewaunee Community Congregational Church, 502 Center St. Public cards on the first and third Mondays; Golden Age cards on second and fourth Mondays. 920-388-4690.
Tuesday, Jan. 30
TOPS WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM, 8:45-10 a.m. Tuesdays, Knudson Hall, 620 Lake St., Algoma (use Clark Street entrance). Visitors welcome. 920-487-2797.
40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION, 4-11 p.m., Graf’s Mobil Mart, 1025 Lake St., Algoma. Cake, balloons and more. 920-487-2527 or “Graf’s Mobil Mart” at Facebook..
Thursday, Feb. 1
AA MEETING, 7-8 p.m. Thursdays, St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 1412 Main St., Luxemburg. 920-845-2056.
PORT CITY AA MEETING, 8-9 p.m. Thursdays, Community Congregational Church, 502 Center St., Kewaunee.
LITTLE SPROUTS PLAYGROUP, 9:30-10:30 a.m. first and third Thursdays of the month, St. Paul’s Lutheran School, 1115 Division St., Algoma. Bible story circle time, playroom and gym time for newborns to age 5 with their caregivers. 920-487-5712 or stpaulsalgoma.org.
EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 1, Pagels Ponderosa Dairy, N4893 County C, Kewaunee. Learn active listening and leadership skills critical for today’s dairy farmers. Handle tough conversations, develop conversation openers and uncover real motivations in conversations with employees or consumers. www.pdpw.org, 800-947-7379.
Friday, Feb. 2
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10 a.m. Fridays, Algoma Public Library, 406 Fremont St. Pre-K children and their caretakers take part in fun books, songs and activities. 920-487-2295.
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME, 10:30 a.m. Fridays, Kewaunee Public Library, 822 Juneau St. 920-388-5015.
Saturday, Feb. 3
WINTERFEST, 3-10 p.m. St. Mary School, 214 Church St., Algoma. Auctions, raffles, concessions, free kids’ carnival, cake walk, and more. Chicken dinner served 4-7 p.m. 920-487-5004 or smsalgoma.com.
SNOWMOBILE RADAR RUN, 7 a.m. registration, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. racing, West Alaska Lake, N6077 County D, Algoma. Sponsored by Lakeshore Area Vintage Snowmobile Association. Open to all snowmobiles, ATVs, motorcycles. Warming tent with food and beverages. Rick Siebold, 920-255-4367.
HISTORY PROGRAM, 1-4 p.m. Feb. 3, Kewaunee County Historical Society, 217 Ellis St., Kewaunee. “Lee Metzner’s Memories of Kewaunee,” Richard Dorner shares recorded memories of a Casco banker who grew up in Kewaunee at the turn of the 20th century. Presented by Kewaunee County Historical Society. Free. Light lunch and refreshments follow. 920-388-0369 or www.kewauneecountyhistory.com.
Wednesday, Feb. 7
MOVIE MATINEE, 1 p.m., Algoma Public Library, 406 Fremont St. “Dunkirk,” 2017 release and Academy Award Best Picture nominee about the heroic evacuation of 330,000 French, British, Belgian and Dutch soldiers in 1940, during World War II. Rated PG-13. Bring a lunch. 920-487-2295.
Saturday, Feb. 10
GARDEN SHOW BUS. to the WPT Garden Expo at the Alliant Energy Center, Madison. Sponsored by the Kewaunee County Garden Club. Register by Feb. 6. Details at kcgardenclub.org.
PACZKI FUN 5K RUN/WALK, 8 a.m. registration, 9:30 a.m. race, North Water Bakery/Deli & Captain’s Galley Room, 133 N. Water St., Algoma. Third annual. Proceeds benefit the Zoological Society of Kewaunee County. $20 early registration, $25 day of event for individuals, $75/$100 families.
Saturday-Sunday, Feb. 10-11
ALASKAN FISHEREE, West Alaska Lake, N6077 County D, Algoma. Sponsored by Algoma Hunting & Fishing Club. Heated tent in the parking lot. Concessions all weekend. Music by Greatest Hits Polka Band, 12:30-4:30 p.m. Feb. 11. Rich Kinstetter, 920-255-1214.
Sunday, Feb. 11
VALENTINE’S BREAKFAST, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Social Hall, St. Louis Parish-Dyckesville, N8726 County Line Road, Luxemburg. Pancakes and porkies, ham and eggs, cherry sauce. $7 adults, $3 ages 6-10. 920-866-2410 or www.stlouisdyckesville.com.
Monday, Feb. 12
JOYCE CLUB, 11:30 a.m., Southern Comfort Restaurant, 527 Fourth St., Algoma. 920-487-8130.
Tuesday, Feb. 13
COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB, 5:30 p.m., St. Agnes-by-the-Lake Episcopal Church, 806 Fourth St., Algoma. Participants try out a cookbook together. Sign up for one recipe, make the recipe and bring meal to the meeting to share. 920-487-2295.
Friday, Feb. 16
FARMERS’ WORKSHOP, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Pagels Ponderosa Dairy, N4893 County C, Kewaunee. Learn to make a proactive communications plan for your farm to help build public confidence in farmers. Receive tools to develop a community relations program, 800-947-7379 or www.pdpw.org.
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FISH FRY, 5-6:30 p.m., St. Mary School, 214 Church St., Algoma. Fried fish, milk and dessert. Grilled cheese available. $10 adults, ages 4 and younger free with paid adult. 920-487-5004 or smsalgoma.com
Sunday, Feb. 25
ZOUPART, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Kewaunee County Fairgrounds, 625 Third St., Luxemburg. Annual fundraiser with soup tastings from area restaurants, juried student art show. Proceeds benefit Bruemmer Park Zoo. $10. 920-388-0444 or www.bruemmerparkzoo.com/zoupart.
This article originally appeared on Green Bay Press-Gazette: Local events: Things to do in Kewaunee County, Jan. 27-Feb. 25