Kewaunee County calendar of events
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.
Through June 10
DINNER THEATER, 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and June 8; 2 p.m. June 3 and 10, at Forst Inn, E2910 County BB, Tisch Mills. 2000 Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy "Dinner with Friends." Appetizer buffet 45 minutes before shows, dessert at intermission. $34 adults, $30 for students and seniors. 920-310-7228 or www.forstinn.com.
Friday, June 1
CASCO FIRE DEPARTMENT COOKOUT, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., BMO Harris Bank, 123 Main St., Casco. Brats, burgers, trippe, chips, cookies, beverages. Proceeds benefit the fire department with matching funds from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. Call 920-837-2207 for order form or fax order to 920-837-2999.
Friday-Saturday, June 1-2
USED BOOK SALE, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Book Corner, 401 Third St, Algoma. Bargains on children's books. Proceeds benefit Algoma Public Library. 920-304-9214.
Saturday, June 2
ASIAN FOOD, 1:30-7 p.m, Thumb Knuckle Brewing Co., E0208 State 54, Luxemburg. Ong Thao food truck offers egg rolls, spring rolls, pad thai, crab rangoon, fried rice, bubble tea and more. 920-323-6543 or facebook.com/ThumbKnuckleBrewingCo.
BRAT FRY, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. June 2, Stodola's IGA, 602 Center St., Luxemburg. Fundraiser for Luxemburg Lions Club. 920-680-4539.
Tuesday, June 5
EXERCISE WALK, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Harvest Community Church, E1479 Rockledge Road, Luxemburg. Part of Get Healthy Kewaunee County initiative sponsored by Kewaunee County Public Health Department; also Wednesdays in Algoma. Everyone welcome, including pets; about an hour. 920-388-7160 or [email protected].
WEIGHT LOSS GROUP, 9-10 a.m. Tuesdays, Knutson Hall, Community Center, 620 Lake St., Algoma. Use the Clark Street entrance. TOPS 326 meeting. 920-487-9945.
GOODS FOR NICARAGUA, 1-3 p.m., lower level parking lot, Kewaunee County Human Services, 810 Lincoln St, Kewaunee. Drive to collect lightweight fabrics, thread, notions, sewing machines (especially treadle), yarn, cooking items, pots and pans, mixing bowls and other items to send to learning centers in Nicaragua in conjunction with Wisconsin/Nicaragua Partners of the Americas. No liquids. 920-255-2546.
Wednesday, June 6
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church Family Life Center, 1000 Wisconsin Ave., Kewaunee. Walk-ins welcome. For appointment, 1-800-733-2767 or RedCrossBlood.org.
USED BOOK SALE, 3-7 p.m. Wednesdays and 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturdays, 1325 Ellis St., Kewaunee. Proceeds benefit Kewaunee Public Library. 920-388-5015, kewauneepubliclibrary.org.
EXERCISE WALK, 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Algoma Wellness Center, at Algoma High School, 1715 Division St. Part of Get Healthy Kewaunee County initiative sponsored by Kewaunee County Public Health Department; also Tuesdays in Luxemburg. Everyone welcome, including pets; about an hour. 920-388-7160 or [email protected].
Thursday, June 7
VFW/VFWA POTLUCK, 7 p.m., American Legion Post 29, 1119 Juneau St. (at Lincoln Street), Kewaunee. Local Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary members can bring a dish to pass and your own tableware. Following meal, men will meet on site. Auxiliary will travel to Paradise Estates for installation of officers and business meeting.
Saturday, June 9
BREWVINO STEER ROAST, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., von Stiehl Winery, 115 Navarino St., Algoma. Locally raised steer fed on spent grains from Ahnapee Brewery and marinated in cherry wine; served with corn on the cob and other fixings. Music by Mocking Bird and Donnie Pick and the Road. $25 includes steer plate, bottled water, commemorative glass; free for ages 12 and younger; $5 for beer and wine. 920-487-5208 or vonstiehl.com.
Sunday, June 10
MUSIC AND WINE, 2:30-5 p.m., Cold Country Vines & Wines, E3207 Nuclear Road, Kewaunee. Country-rock with Acme Pickers. Free admission; $6 for five wine tastings and wine glass; beer and snacks for purchase. 920-776-1328, coldcountrywines.com.
Tuesday, June 12
INTERNET HOUR, 11 a.m.-noon, second Tuesday of the month, Algoma Public Library, 406 Fremont St. Guidance for adults with questions about the internet, computer usage, personal devices. Not instruction. 920-487-2295, algomapubliclibrary.org.
Saturday, June 16
MUSIC BY THE VINES, 3:30-6 p.m., Parallel 44 Vineyard & Winery, N2185 Sleepy Hollow Road, Kewaunee. Listen to live music while taking in the view of the vineyard and buy wines by the glass or bottle; regular samplings available inside for $2. Guests can bring food (or purchase snacks), chairs and blankets for a picnic, but not alcoholic beverages. Singer-songwriter Jeff Hinnendael plays until 5:30. 920-388-4400 or www.44wineries.com.
Sunday, June 17
BREAKFAST ON THE FARM, 8 a.m.-noon, Junion Homestead Farm, E1939 County K, Casco. Farm celebrating its 150th anniversary. Breakfast offers large omelettes, fresh rolls and butter, a variety of cheeses, choice of milk; also ice cream cones and sundaes, pizza, deep-fried cheese curds and mozzarella sticks, and yogurt samples. Nondenominational church service, 7 a.m. Also tours of the farm, an educational tent, horse- and tractor-drawn wagon rides, petting zoo, games, entertainment and live music, and an antique tractor show. $7 adults, $3 ages 4-17. 920-255-1332 or dairypromo.com.
MUSIC AND WINE, 2:30-5 p.m., Cold Country Vines & Wines E3207 Nuclear Road Kewaunee. Singer/songwriter and ukulele specialist Victoria Vox. Free admission; $6 for five wine tastings and wine glass; beer and snacks for purchase. 920-776-1328, coldcountrywines.com.
Saturday, June 23
FISHING TOURNAMENT, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., East Alaska or West Alaska lakes or Lake Michigan, fish measurements taken at East Alaska Lake. Alaskan Kiddie Pole Classic tournament has children and adults use a kids' fishing pole (designed for ages 4-6) or cane pole; poles will be checked at registration. Winning fish determined by length; weight is used for tiebreaker; children's division for biggest fish, adult divisions in bass, perch, crappie and bluegill. Prizes for first through third places TBA. $20 ages 10 and older, free ages 9 and younger with paid adult; registration required by June 18, registrations by June 14 get T-shirt. Proceeds benefit a Kewaunee County family dealing with tragedy. Sponsored by Jeff's Sports Bar and Grill, N6010 County D, Kewaunee. 920-495-4956 or "Alaskan Kiddie Pole Classic" page on Facebook.
MUSIC BY THE VINES, 3:30-6 p.m., Parallel 44 Vineyard & Winery, N2185 Sleepy Hollow Road, Kewaunee. Listen to live music while taking in the view of the vineyard and buy wines by the glass or bottle; regular samplings available inside for $2. Guests can bring food (or purchase snacks), chairs and blankets for a picnic, but not alcoholic beverages. Salerno Duet plays jazz and standards until 5:30. 920-388-4400 or www.44wineries.com.
Saturday, June 30
MUSIC BY THE VINES, 3:30-6 p.m., Parallel 44 Vineyard & Winery, N2185 Sleepy Hollow Road, Kewaunee. Listen to live music while taking in the view of the vineyard and buy wines by the glass or bottle; regular samplings available inside for $2. Guests can bring food (or purchase snacks), chairs and blankets for a picnic, but not alcoholic beverages. Everson Starcheck plays classic acoustic rock until 5:30. 920-388-4400 or www.44wineries.com.
Wednesday, July 4
VIP SMOKEHOUSE JAMBOREE, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Barnsite Retreat and Events Center, Kewaunee. Pork roast sandwiches, music, children's games, dunk tank. Art for sale by jewelers, potters, photographers, painters, fiber artists. Proceeds benefit Violence Intervention Project. Laura Giddley, 920-487-2111.
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