Angela Schuh, Minocqua’s American Family Insurance Agent, Lakeland Bus Service, Park City Credit Unions and WJJQ are hosting “Stuffing a Bus.” Gently used clean or new jackets, hats, and mittens for men, women and children will be accepted at the office on Highway 70W in Minocqua from 10:00 to 2:00 PM this Thursday. Jackets, hats and mittens may be dropped off at any Park City location or here at WJJQ and we will deliver to the event.
Wholesale Carpets and Tile is the drop-off location for the Toys for Tots program this holiday season.
Tomahawk Community Bank Relay for Life Team is holding the Turn Our Tree Purple promotion. Purple bulbs are available for $3.00 in honor of someone who fought cancer, in memory of loved ones lost to cancer and in support of someone fighting cancer. This promotion will run through Christmas.
Heritage Chevrolet is hosting Fill the Truck Fill the Need. Bring in non-perishable food items to Heritage by 5:00 PM Friday and be entered into a drawing for various prizes with the winners announced Tuesday at 2:00 PM on WJJQ.
Tomahawk Public Library is hosting a Winter Fun Cookie Club from December 17 through January 28. Kids can pickup a cookie club card, and whenever a book is checked out they will get a stamp and a paper cookie to put in the giant cookie jar located in the children’s area. The program ends with a Cookie Club Celebration on Wednesday, January 28 at 6:00 PM.
Angela Schuh, Minocqua’s American Family Insurance Agent, Lakeland Bus Service and WJJQ are hosting “Stuffing a Bus.” Gently used clean or new jackets, hats, and mittens for men, women and children will be accepted at the office on Highway 70W in Minocqua from 10:00 to 2:00 PM. For more information call 356-6657.
Spirit Baptist Church is hosting a Community Blood Drive from 3:00 to 6:30 PM at the church, W1602 State Highway 86 in Ogema. Call Andy to schedule a donation appointment at 564-2416.
The City of Tomahawk 227 Oneida Drive Ad Hoc Committee will meet at 10:0 AM at the council chamber of city hall.
The VFW Post 5778 located on highway 13 in Phillips will host a flea market from 9:00 to 4:00 PM with antiques, collectibles, traps and other items. For more information call 339-3581.
Strokers on 86 is having a Just for Fun Cribbage Tournament beginning at 3:00 PM. The entry fee is $5.00, and following the tourney they will have a solstice bonfire at 8:00 PM.
A Live Nativity will be held at Palmquist Farm, N5136 River Road in Brantwood starting at 5:30 PM. For more information call 564-2208.
The Bradley Plan Commission will meet at 6:30 PM at the Bradley Town Hall.
The Northwoods Riders Snowmobile Club will have their December Club meeting at Oak’s Pub on Highway 8. Board meeting begins at 6pm followed by the general meeting at 7pm.
The St. Mary’s Thrift Cellar is closed until January 6. Please no donation until January 6, 2015
The Tomahawk Public Library is closed today and on Thursday, December 25.
Prince of Peace Christian Church will hold a candlelight service at 5:30 PM.
Ministry Medical Group clinics will be closed on Thursday, December 25 and on Thursday, January 1. This includes MMG clinics in Merrill, Crandon, Laona, Eagle River, Woodruff, Tomahawk and Rhinelander.
Christmas With Friends will be held at Grace Lutheran Church of Tomahawk from 11:30 to 1:30 PM, with deliveries taking place beginning at about 11:00 AM. Reservations are encouraged and can be made by calling Debbie at Grace 453-4066. Monetary donations can be dropped off at the church. If you would like to help during the meal, call Shirley at 453-4165.
A Tomahawk Community Blood Drive from noon to 3:30pm in the Spruce Room in Ministry Sacred Heart Hospital. Walk-in donors are welcome, but appointments are preferred. Call 1-800-280-4102 or visit www.save3lives.org for a donation appointment.
The Tomahawk Hatchet Blueline Club will host the annual Tomahawk High School Alumni Hockey Game at 6:30 PM at the Sara Park Ice Arena.
The Town of King Recycling will take place at the King Town Hall from 9:00 AM until 12:00 Noon.
The Town of King Treasurer will hold office hours from 10:00 to Noon for tax collections.
The Wurl-Feind-Ingman VFW Post 2687 will host a meat raffle at 7:00 PM at the Silverado, North Fourth Street in Tomahawk and all are welcome.
Tomahawk Public Library is closed today and on Thursday, January 1.
Nicolet College is offering students the chance to earn three college Fundamentals of Speech credits this January. The class features a workshop style, accelerated format, and will meet January 2 to January 23, from 10:00 to 1:30 PM Monday through Friday. To register go to www.nicoletlive.edu or call 365-4493.
A benefit for Dean Kurth will be held from 11:00 to 3:00 PM at the Ogema Elementary School. There will be food, beverages, raffle drawings, pie auction, ticket raffle and silent auction.
The St. Germain Community Center will host their annual Snow Flake Dance starting at 7pm. This year will feature the Bill Hassey Orchestra with Skip Wagner. All are welcome and there is no cover charge. Come dance, listen to music, or simply visit with friends.
Price County UW Extension and Flambeau Hospital will be offering the Strongbones Program, a nine week strength training program for middle aged and older adults beginning on January 12, 2015. To register for the classes, call 339-2555 by January 7, 2015.
Lake Alexander in Merrill will host the Merrill Ice Draggers 50th Annual Ice Drag Championships. Two cars race side by side to be the fastest on the 1/8 mill ice track. Free Spectator Area. Officials are planning an alumni reunion for those who raced in the previous 50 years. Contact the Merrill Chamber for more information.
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for AA membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues for AA membership.
Meetings are held on the following days:
Sunday: 10:10 am at Grace House, corner of West Somo Avenue and Third Street
Monday: 7:00 pm at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 12 East Wisconsin Avenue
Wednesday: 8:00 pm at Grace Lutheran Church, 108 West Somo Avenue and Third Street
Friday: 7:30 pm at Grace House, corner of West Somo Avenue and Third Street
Saturday: 9:00 am at Grace Lutheran Church, 108 West Somo Avenue and Third Street
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