General Announcements

The Tomahawk Lions Club, Tomahawk Main Street and Tomahawk Food Pantry will host the Big Bear Open on September 1st.  The event features 9 to 18 holes of miniature golf with hole prizes.  There will be two flights between 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  Tickets are just $8.00 and available at Trig's, Great Lakes Foods, Tomahawk Surplus Store, Tomahawk Community Bank, Tomahawk Chamber and WJJQ.

Saturday, August 18

The Mohawksin Musky Masters are hosting the Dick Eisenman Memorial Musky Tournament on Lake Mohawksin, with fishing from 6:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Please sign-up at Chuck's Sport Shop and if you have questions call 612-2061.

Tomahawk Farm and Flea Market opens at 8:00 am at Washington Square Park.

If you need help acquiring school supplies for your elementary age child(4K-5th grade) please stop by the Tomahawk Middle School (Door 2) between 11:00 am and 1:00 pm. Supplies include: backpacks, school supplies, picnic lunch, bouncy house all free of charge while supplies last. Information on the Tomahawk Kinship program will also be available.

The Lincoln County 4-H Fair continues at the Merrill Festival Grounds. Wristbands are $25.00 from Noon to 5:00 pm. There is a Butter Carving Contest at 3:30 pm and a pie eating contest at 4:30 pm.  In the entertainment tent enjoy music by Pretty Monster and in the grandstand it's the LCFA Demo Derby at 6:00 pm.

The Friends of Lake Mohawksin will hold their annual meeting at Sara Park in Tomahawk, with the doors open at 8:00 am for coffee and the meeting at 9:00 pm. All Friends are encourage to attend.

The annual Sportsman's Flea Market Sale is from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Rhinelander Masonic Lodge, 25 E. Davenport Street.

Pine Grove Community Church, 1360 N. Stevens Street in Rhinelander, will hold a indoor rummage sale from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.

The Tripoli Log Church will hold their annual social from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, featuring the Ontonagan Highview Bluegrass Band.

Animal Clinic of Tomahawk is having their sixth annual Customer Appreciation Day from 11:00 to 2:00 pm at 1406 North 4th Street in Tomahawk.  There will be food, fun and prizes.

Surewood Forest is hosting Wishes for Kids, Inc. Pig Roast with the event starting at 2:00 pm and the meal at 4:00 pm.  There will be raffles, kids games, door prizes and a bounce house.  Tickets are available by calling 453-8844.  All proceeds go to Northern Region of Make a Wish of Wisconsin.

Tomahawk Speedway is hosting a fun night of racing action, with the gates opening at 5:00 pm, hot laps at 6:00 pm and racing to follow.  There will also be the Rhinelander GM & Toyota Bike Race and William Henderson will be in attendance.  If you donate five or more non-perishable food or person care items you will receive a ticket for a chance to win autographed merchandise.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show at 7:30 pm at Kwahamot Bay, along the North Fourth Street Bridge in Tomahawk.

Sunday, August 19

The Lincoln County 4-H Fair continues at the Merrill Festival Grounds. Wristbands are $25.00 from Noon to 5:00 pm. A kiddy tractor pull is at 3:00 pm, Sandy's Sale at 3:30 pm and the small animal market sale at 4:00 pm.  There is a Polka Church Service at 10:30 am and music by the Polish Cowboys until 2:00 pm. In the grandstand it's the All-Star Monster Trucks at 6:00 pm.

The Carry the Torch Charity Fundraising 5k run/walk begins at 9:00 am at Lake of the Torches Resort Casino in Lac du Flambeau.  The packet pickup and registration is from 7:00 to 8:30 am and for more information and to register go to www.lakeofthetorches.com

Somo Fish and Game Club Poultry and Fun Shoot starts at Noon with all shooters welcome both young and old.  There will be food and refreshments available.  For more information call Bob at 966-0368.  The club is located eight miles west of Tomahawk at W8420 Highway CC.

The Trinity Quartet, Fox Fire, Deb Merkel and Winchester will be performing at the Merrill Festival Grounds Enrichment Center starting at 1:00 pm.   The event is sponsored by Trinity Lutheran Church of Merrill.

The Minocqua Chamber of Commerce is hosting Party in the Park at Torpy Park with live music from 3:00 to 6:00 pm from The Driveway Thriftdwellers.

Monday, August 20

The Tomahawk Public Library Board of Trustees will meet at 4:45 pm in the Tomahawk Public Library Meeting Room.

The Rhinelander District Library will host Tabletop Gaming from 5:30 to 8:00 pm.  This is open to adults and teens.

The Nicolet College District Board of Trustees will hold their August meeting in the Red Oak Center Fireside Room 102 on the Rhinelander campus at 4:30 pm.

Tuesday, August 21

The Tomahawk Public Library is hosting Fabric Flowers from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.  Kathleen Metzenbauer will lead this craft session.

The Lincoln County Board of Supervisors will meet at 6:00 pm at the Lincoln County Service Center, 801 N. Sales Street in Merrill.

The American Legion Post 93 will hold their monthly meeting at the post, 327 West Wisconsin Avenue in Tomahawk at 7:00 pm.

Kwahamot Water Ski Show at 8:00 pm at Kwahamot Bay, along the North Fourth Street Bridge in Tomahawk.

Wednesday, August 22

The Tomahawk Public Library is hosting Stories by the River at 10:30 am.

The Price County Fair gets underway with entry day and face to face judging and free gate admission.  The fair runs from 1:00 to 7:00 pm.

Wa Wui Bingo continues at the Sara Park Activity Center, with the doors open at 5:30 pm, cards on sale at 6:00 pm and the opening game at 7:00 pm. 

Thursday, August 23

The Price County Fair continues with antique farm equipment display and log school open at 9:00 am.  The carnival rides are open from Noon to 9:00 pm and there is a karaoke contest at 5:00 pm on center stage.

The Tomahawk Public Library will host an interactive natural history program, Colossal Fossils.  The program begins at 10:30 am.

Friday, August 24

The Price County Fair continues with the large animal show at 8:30 am.  There will also be carnival rides starting at Noon.  The 4-H show is at 1:00 pm and the Sushi Roll Band performs on center stage at 7:00 pm.  The gate admission is $5.00 and with rides it's $15.00.

The Friends of T.B. Scott Free Library in Merrill will hold their Abundance of Books Sale from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm in the community room.

The T.B. Scott Free Library in Merrill will host Rockin' Out Summer, part of their summer library program for adults, at 5:00 pm.

Saturday, August 25

The Price County Fair continues with dairy judging at 9:00 am.  The open horse show is at 10:00 am.  The carnival rides will begin at Noon.  The kiddie tractor pull is at 4:00 pm and the lawnmower and ATV pulls are at 6:00 pm.  There is square dancing at 7:00 pm and Rising Phoenix Band is at 8:00 pm on center stage.  Gate admission is $5.00 and with ride is $15.00.

The annual bike ride on the scenic River Bend Trail along the Wisconsin River will be held.  Check-in is at 9:00 am and the ride begins at 10:00 am at the Agra Pavilion at Rotary Park, 400 S. Park Street in Merrill.

The Friends of T.B. Scott Free Library in Merrill will hold their Abundance of Books Sale from 9:30 am to Noon pm in the community room.

5k Walk/Run the Bearskin State Trail for a Veteran starting and ending at Ten Point Bar, Harshaw. Music by String Cheese Band.Registration forms and further information can be found at veteransceremony.org.  All proceeds benefit VETSROLL Program and Veterans Memorial Ceremony at Union Grove Cemetery.

Sunday, August 26

The Price County Fair wraps up with a worship service at 10:00 am.  The carnival rides are from Noon to 5:00 pm and horse pulls in the grandstand at Noon.  The gate admission is $5.00 and with rides is $15.00.

The Minocqua Chamber of Commerce is hosting Party in the Park at Torpy Park with live music from 3:00 to 6:00 pm from The Trapper Schoep Band.

Monday, August 27

The Tomahawk Hunter Safety Group is offering a DNR Gun Hunter Education program this fall.  Pre-registration is needed for the internet course, registration can be done from Noon to 8:00 pm at Park City Credit Union in Tomahawk. 

Tuesday, August 28

The Tomahawk Hunter Safety Group is offering a DNR Gun Hunter Education program this fall. Pre-registration is needed for the internet course, registration can be done from Noon to 8:00 pm at Park City Credit Union in Tomahawk.

Wednesday, August 29

The Tomahawk Public Library is hosting Stories by the River at 10:30 am.

The Tomahawk Hunter Safety Group is offering a DNR Gun Hunter Education program this fall. Pre-registration is needed for the internet course, registration can be done from Noon to 8:00 pm at Park City Credit Union in Tomahawk.

Saturday, September 1

The 3rd annual Duck Race will take place as the ducks will race from Oneida Lake to Hancock Lake.  The cost of a duck is $5.00 and tickets can be purchased at Alpine, Ten Point or Bottoms Up, or call 966-0401.  The race begins at 1:00 pm. 

Sunday, September 2

The Little Rice ATV Club will hold a fundraiser from Noon to 5:00 pm at the Little Rice ATV Clubhouse on Haven Drive off Willow Dam Road in Hazelhurst.  There will be food, refreshments and raffles.

The Minocqua Chamber of Commerce is hosting Party in the Park at Torpy Park with live music from 3:00 to 6:00 pm from Michael's Saints.

Tuesday, September 4

The School District of Tomahawk reminds families that all students in Kindergarten through fifth grade will report for the first day of school.  In the middle school, it will be sixth grade and new students reporting and in the high school all ninth graders will report.  Buses will run as normal.  All students , Pre-K through twelfth grade will report on Wednesday, September 5.

Wednesday, September 5

The School District of Tomahawk reminds families that all students, Pre-K through twelfth grade will report for classes today.

Thursday, September 6

The Road I've Traveled is the topic of a presentation by Pastor InSun Lee at the Tomahawk United Methodist Church at 7:00 pm.

Saturday, September 8

The annual St. Francis 13th annual Sportsman's Banquet is at Les & Jim's Lincoln Lanes, 1208 N. Center Avenue in Merrill.  The doors open at 4:00 pm and dinner is at 6:00 pm.  Tickets are available by calling 536-2803.

Monday, September 10

The Oneida County Health Department will be offering flu vaccines from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm.  No appointments are necessary.

The Nicolet Players community theater troupe will hold auditions for upcoming productions of Over the River and Through the Woods.  Call 365-4476 for more information.

Wednesday, September 12

A Veteran Town Hall Meeting will be at 1:00 pm at the Tomahawk Community Bank.  All Veterans and their families and friends are welcome to attend.

Thursday September 13

The Tomahawk VFW in downtown Tomahawk is hosting Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 11:00 am.

The Oneida County Health Department will be offering flu vaccines from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. No appointments are necessary.

Tomahawk Fall Ride for MDA activities are underway at Sara Park at Noon.  There will be fun run tickets, MDA and Harley Merchandise, raffle bike tickets, food vendors, and a children's area.  Sara Park activites are until 7:00 pm.

Tomahawk Chamber of Commerce is hosting the annual Brat Fry and Bonfire to get off the Fall Ride Weekend at the Sara Park Beach area.  Enjoy a brat, refreshments and music by Brian McLaughlin from 6:00 to 9:00 pm.

Friday, September 14

The Tomahawk VFW in downtown Tomahawk is hosting Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 11:00 am.  The Tomahawk VFW is also holding a MASH Blood Drive from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm at the hall, 203 South 4th Street.

Tomahawk Fall Ride for MDA activities are underway at Sara Park at 9:00 am. There will be fun run tickets, MDA and Harley Merchandise, raffle bike tickets, food vendors, and a children's area. Live music in the big tent begins at 10:00 am with Scott Kirby.  From 1:30 to 4:30 pm it's Incorruptible.  There is also the Harley-Davidson Demo Fleet. Sara Park activities are until 6:00 pm.

The Harley-Davidson Tomahawk Plant at 426 Somo Avenue will hold their annual Fall Ride Open House from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm with plant tours.  Must have closed toe shoes to take the tour.

Tomahawk Fall Ride activities in downtown Tomahawk include the food and merchandise vendors open at Noon.  Live music downtown features Louisa and the Messengers from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and Bad Downs from 3:00 to 6:30 pm at Fusion.  The Rodeo Saloon will feature Brian McLaughlin from 1:30 to 5:30 pm and Pik's Pub will have Big Bang from 2:00 to 6:00 pm.

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

The annual Tomahawk Fall Ride Thunder Parade will be held, with line-up beginning at 4:30 pm at the Tomahawk School District with the parade beginning at 6:00 pm and ending in downtown Tomahawk.  Following the Thunder Parade there will be live music downtown, with Vada's Rockhouse on the east end and Cherry Pie on the west end

Saturday, September 15

The Tomahawk VFW in downtown Tomahawk is hosting Breakfast with a Vet from 8:00 to 11:00 am. 

Tomahawk Fall Ride for MDA activities are underway at Sara Park at 9:00 am. There will be fun run tickets, MDA and Harley Merchandise, raffle bike tickets, food vendors, and a children's area.  Live music in the big tent begins at 10:00 am with Strip T and the Commotion is from 1:30 to 5:30 pm.  There is also the Harley-Davidson Demo Fleet. The drawing for the raffle bike and fun runs is at 5:00 pm, with a live auction at 5:30 pm. Sara Park activities are until 6:30 pm.

The Harley-Davidson Tomahawk Plant at 426 Somo Avenue will hold their annual Fall Ride Open House from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm with plant tours.  Must have closed toe shoes to take the tour.

Tomahawk Fall Ride activities in downtown Tomahawk include the food and merchandise vendors open at Noon.  Live music downtown features Brian McLaughlin from 1:00 to 3:00 pm and Tuck Pence from 3:00 to 6:30 pm at Fusion. The Rodeo Saloon will feature Too Deep from 1:30 to 5:30 pm and Pik's Pub will have the Incorruptibles from 2:00 to 6:00 pm.  Additional live music downtown features Rising Phoenix from 6:00 to 10:00 pm on the east end and Hyde from 7:00 to 11:00 pm on the west end. 

Saturday, October 6

The annual Lager Barleyfest is at the Smith Center in Merrill from 2:00 to 6:00 pm.

Saturday, October 13

Project Discovery Day is at the Lincoln County Service Center in Merrill.  There will be a variety of activities for youth in Lincoln County.  To register or for more information call 539-1072.

Wednesday, October 17

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Wednesday, November 7

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Thursday, November 8

The School District of Tomahawk will hold Parent/Teacher Conferences from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Tuesday, November 13

The School District of Tomahawk will hold Parent/Teacher Conferences from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Wednesday, December 5

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Wednesday, January 9

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Wednesday, February 6

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Thursday, February 14

The School District of Tomahawk will hold Parent/Teacher Conferences from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Friday, February 15

The School District of Tomahawk will not have classes today, with Parent/Teacher Conferences from 9:00 to Noon.

Wednesday, March 6

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Monday, March 25

The School District of Tomahawk has Spring Break, Monday, March 25 through Friday, March 29.

Wednesday, April 3

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Friday, April 19

The School District of Tomahawk will not have classes today.

Wednesday, May 1

The School District of Tomahawk has early release of students at 1:00 pm for staff in-service training.

Friday, May 24

The School District of Tomahawk will hold graduation ceremonies for the class of 2019 at 7:00 pm in the district fieldhouse.

Friday, May 31

The School District of Tomahawk will release students at 1:00 pm for the last day of school.




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