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St. Patrick’s Day shenanigans will mix with a bit of Elvis, some Patsy Cline, comedy and more as the calendar turns from winter to spring.

Along with temperatures, things are slowly heating up across Langlade County, with events starting to fill a calendar that is thawing, for some, after a long winter freeze.

A list of St.. Patrick’s Day dining, shopping and entertainment choices is printed on today’s front page. A look at other activities, taken from the newspaper’s advertising columns, follows:

ENTERTAINMENT

Potawatomi Carter Casino Hotel is celebrating its 25th anniversary on Saturday. Enjoy complimentary food and beer on the casino floor between 2 and 4 p.m. and again between 8 and 10 p.m. The Spicy Tie Band will play on the casino stage from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Enjoy a tribute to Elvis and Patsy Cline, featuring Garry Wesley and Elaine Grant Wesley, on Saturday starting at 7 p.m. at North Star Lanes. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door, or $200 for a table of eight. There will be hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar.

Plan ahead for a dinner and comedy show with Mike Marvell and Kevin Cahak on Saturday, March 25 at the Elcho Community Pavilion. Doors open at 4 p.m. with dinner at 5:30 p.m. and the show at 7 p.m. Dinner selections will include queen cut prime rib, chicken Kiev or deep-fried shrimp. Tickets for the dinner and show are $35 each or $65 per couple and for the show only, $10 each. For tickets, call 715 216-1344 or visit elchocommunitypavilion.org.

SPORTS

Antigo Bow Club will hold a hunting seminar and raffle on Saturday at the indoor range on Mendlik Avenue. Doors open at 11 a.m. with Art Helin discussing hunting success through the season at 1 p.m. There will be over $3,500 in raffle prizes including guns, taxidermy packages a guided fishing trip with Terry Leffel and a guided musky trip with Norm Wild. Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door and are available at Bow Hunters Unlimited, BP South, Wagner Shell, Pomp’s Tires or any Bow Club member.

Rick’s 45 Roadhouse, located just north of Antigo off Highway 45, is the place to be for March Madness. Enjoy the games on big screen televisions.

The Antigo Chapter of Trout United will hold its 35th fund-raising banquet next Saturday, March 25, at North Star Lanes. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. There will be door prizes, a variety of raffles, dinner and silent and live auctions.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are Kong: Skull Island, rated PG-13, and Beauty and the Beast, rated PG.

Kong can be seen on Friday and Saturday at 7 and 9:10 p.m.; Sunday through Thursday at 5:30 and 7:40 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.

Beast is showing Friday and Saturday at 6:45 and 9 p.m.; Sunday through Thursday at 5:15 and 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

The Palace offers $5 Tuesdays with all movies just $5 and extra shows at 3 p.m. Get a free small popcorn too.

THEATER

Elcho High School drama students will present a rollicking melodrama, A Golden Fleecing, on Wednesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. at the school.

Admission is $3.

HUMANE FUND-RAISER

There are several opportunities to support the Langlade County Humane Society.

Pavers for Paws is a great gift-giving idea. Purchase 4 by 8 inch customized pavers for $100, or 8 by 8 inch bricks for $200 for the new brick walkway/patio as a permanent testament of your support of the society and the animals it helps. Business sponsorships are available for $325.

On addition, Juli Bauknecht and Caring Paws is hosting an online auction starting today and continuing through the end of the month. All proceeds will benefit the society’s medical fund. Go to caringpawswi.com for details.

OTHER EVENTS

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum is operating on winter hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

The White Lake Area Historical Society is open Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., or by appointment.

The Boys and Girls Club of Langlade County is accepting registration for its eighth annual Sizzlin’ Summer Camp June 5 through Aug. 18. To register and for details, stop in at the club at 411 Superior St.

The Antigo Elks Lodge will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner on Monday, 5 to 7 p.m. Enjoy spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, hot garlic bread, ice cream, coffee and milk. Sartori cheese will be featured.

Builders Service in Elcho will hold a free entry door selection and installation seminar on Monday at 6 p.m. A new door will eliminate drafts and drifts, save energy and increase curb appeal of almost any home.

Aspirus Langlade Hospital and LeRoyer Hospice & Palliative Care will host Being Mortal, a free showing of the PBS document which explores what matters most to patients and families experiencing serious illness, on Thursday, arch 23 on Tuesday, March 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the hospital conference rooms. For more information, call and hospice office at 715 623-9437.
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Antigo Area Weekend Activities
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St. Patrick’s Day shenanigans will mix with a bit of Elvis, some Patsy Cline, comedy and more as the calendar turns from winter to spring.

Along with temperatures, things are slowly heating up across Langlade County, with events starting to fill a calendar that is thawing, for some, after a long winter freeze.

A list of St.. Patrick’s Day dining, shopping and entertainment choices is printed on today’s front page. A look at other activities, taken from the newspaper’s advertising columns, follows:

ENTERTAINMENT

Potawatomi Carter Casino Hotel is celebrating its 25th anniversary on Saturday. Enjoy complimentary food and beer on the casino floor between 2 and 4 p.m. and again between 8 and 10 p.m. The Spicy Tie Band will play on the casino stage from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Enjoy a tribute to Elvis and Patsy Cline, featuring Garry Wesley and Elaine Grant Wesley, on Saturday starting at 7 p.m. at North Star Lanes. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door, or $200 for a table of eight. There will be hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar.

Plan ahead for a dinner and comedy show with Mike Marvell and Kevin Cahak on Saturday, March 25 at the Elcho Community Pavilion. Doors open at 4 p.m. with dinner at 5:30 p.m. and the show at 7 p.m. Dinner selections will include queen cut prime rib, chicken Kiev or deep-fried shrimp. Tickets for the dinner and show are $35 each or $65 per couple and for the show only, $10 each. For tickets, call 715 216-1344 or visit elchocommunitypavilion.org.

SPORTS

Antigo Bow Club will hold a hunting seminar and raffle on Saturday at the indoor range on Mendlik Avenue. Doors open at 11 a.m. with Art Helin discussing hunting success through the season at 1 p.m. There will be over $3,500 in raffle prizes including guns, taxidermy packages a guided fishing trip with Terry Leffel and a guided musky trip with Norm Wild. Tickets are $5 in advance and $10 at the door and are available at Bow Hunters Unlimited, BP South, Wagner Shell, Pomp’s Tires or any Bow Club member.

Rick’s 45 Roadhouse, located just north of Antigo off Highway 45, is the place to be for March Madness. Enjoy the games on big screen televisions.

The Antigo Chapter of Trout United will hold its 35th fund-raising banquet next Saturday, March 25, at North Star Lanes. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. There will be door prizes, a variety of raffles, dinner and silent and live auctions.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are Kong: Skull Island, rated PG-13, and Beauty and the Beast, rated PG.

Kong can be seen on Friday and Saturday at 7 and 9:10 p.m.; Sunday through Thursday at 5:30 and 7:40 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.

Beast is showing Friday and Saturday at 6:45 and 9 p.m.; Sunday through Thursday at 5:15 and 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday and Sunday at 1:30 p.m.

The Palace offers $5 Tuesdays with all movies just $5 and extra shows at 3 p.m. Get a free small popcorn too.

THEATER

Elcho High School drama students will present a rollicking melodrama, A Golden Fleecing, on Wednesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. at the school.

Admission is $3.

HUMANE FUND-RAISER

There are several opportunities to support the Langlade County Humane Society.

Pavers for Paws is a great gift-giving idea. Purchase 4 by 8 inch customized pavers for $100, or 8 by 8 inch bricks for $200 for the new brick walkway/patio as a permanent testament of your support of the society and the animals it helps. Business sponsorships are available for $325.

On addition, Juli Bauknecht and Caring Paws is hosting an online auction starting today and continuing through the end of the month. All proceeds will benefit the society’s medical fund. Go to caringpawswi.com for details.

OTHER EVENTS

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum is operating on winter hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

The White Lake Area Historical Society is open Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., or by appointment.

The Boys and Girls Club of Langlade County is accepting registration for its eighth annual Sizzlin’ Summer Camp June 5 through Aug. 18. To register and for details, stop in at the club at 411 Superior St.

The Antigo Elks Lodge will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner on Monday, 5 to 7 p.m. Enjoy spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, hot garlic bread, ice cream, coffee and milk. Sartori cheese will be featured.

Builders Service in Elcho will hold a free entry door selection and installation seminar on Monday at 6 p.m. A new door will eliminate drafts and drifts, save energy and increase curb appeal of almost any home.

Aspirus Langlade Hospital and LeRoyer Hospice & Palliative Care will host Being Mortal, a free showing of the PBS document which explores what matters most to patients and families experiencing serious illness, on Thursday, arch 23 on Tuesday, March 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the hospital conference rooms. For more information, call and hospice office at 715 623-9437.
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