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Three opportunities to enjoy live theater, some scrumptious opportunities for dining, and plenty of other entertainment awaits visitors and residents of the northwoods this weekend.

Here's a look ahead, taken from the Antigo Daily Journal advertising columns.

VETERANS DAY

Visitors to Lakeside Market today are invited to enjoy a brat or hamburger while helping area veterans. WACD-WATK radio staff are hosting their third annual Thank-A-Vet program at the downtown store, with cookout this afternoon and a curbside broadcast continuing until 6 p.m. One hundred percent of the money raised will be distributed to local Langlade County veterans in need of quick help through a program administered by John Zenkovich, Langlade County veterans service officer. The program raised over $4,000 in 2017.

On Sunday, Leland Tollefson Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 2653 will host a Veterans Day dinner in appreciation of all who served. Meeting will be at noon with the chicken and beef tips dinner served at 1 p.m. Cost is $13.50 per person. Post and Auxiliary members may each bring a guest and dine free.

Country Kitchen will say thank you to veterans and active military personnel on Monday. They are invited to dine-in at the restaurant on Monday and receive a free country scramble breakfast with beverage purchase. Please show your military ID. Breakfast is served all day.

North Star Lanes appreciate the service of veterans. On Sunday, they can bowl free from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

THEATER

Antigo Community Theater presents “Once Upon A Mattress,” tonight and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Volm Theater.

Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Advance tickets are available at Neve's Floors to Go, Furniture & Mattress Gallery and will also be sold at the door. All seats are general admission.

The Salvation Army will be on hand this weekend with its Bucket Pass Kickoff. Draeger Oil and Propane will offer up to $3,000 in matching funds for donations made at all shows. Get your bucket pass in exchange for a $25 donation.

Elcho High School drama students will be presenting two one-act plays tonight and Saturday in the school's older gymnasium. Showtime is 7 p.m. both nights. Spectators should enter through the west doors of the new school complex.

The spoof “One Too Many Mothers” is a “play within a play.” The second play, “Code Five,” is a drama by Marc Holland. Holland, who usually writes comedies but now has taken his experience suffering with PTSD and written this somewhat autobiographical play.

Admission is $3 at the door.

Wabeno Area Players present “A Deadly Habit: The Superbowl Massacre” Nov. 15 through 18. A sports widow is "mad as hell" and she's not going to take it anymore! The football commissioner mysteriously resigns. A cheerleader stages her own kidnapping. A referee is up to his ears in drug deals and bad calls. This deadly game goes into overtime for an intricate scheme of revenge and cover ups that invites a lot of audience participation.

Table service is provided to all guests as well as a complimentary coat check. Snacks will be served throughout the night as part of the ticket price.

Tickets are $15 per person. They can be purchased by calling (800) 838-3006 or online at

wabenoareaplayers.brownpapertickets.com.

PEACE GALA

Shining the Light of Peace Christmas gala will take place tonight at Peace Lutheran Ministries.

There will be gourmet hors d'oeuvres, desserts and specialty cheeses and silent and live auctions.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door.

LADIES NIGHT OUT

Enjoy one-stop shopping at Ladies Night Out, hosted by Cornerstone Chiropractic & Wellness, on Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at North Star Lanes.

Come and pamper yourself with a day of gifts, treats and lots of shopping. There will be beautiful jewelry, candles, makeup, kitchen gadgets, handbags and much more.

Wrap it up with a complimentary chair massage and a spinal checkup.

Admission is $2 at the door.

KICKIN' OFF THE SEASON

Kiwanis International Antigo Chapter will be “Kickin' Off the Season” on Friday, Nov. 16 at North Star Lanes.

Join Hip Pocket and national recording artist Slim Man for an evening of music starting at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door and are available at North Star Lanes and CoVantage Credit Union in Antigo.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are “Bohemian Rhapsody,” rated PG-13, and “Dr. Seuss: The Grinch,” rated PG.

For showtimes, go to www.antigotheatre.com, Facebook Palace Theater or check the movie line at 715 627-0222.

SHOPPING, SALES

Stop by Schroeder's Holiday Mingle & Jingle today from 5 to 7 p.m. There will be gift card giveaways, champagne, chocolates, great deals and free gift wrapping.

Calvary Lutheran Church will host a holiday bazaar on Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will be luncheon, bakery booth, Secret Santa, bucket raffle, cake paddle raffle, crafts and quilts, drawings and much more.

A warehouse clearance sale is taking place every Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the former Weinbrenner Shoe factory at 311 Superior St. If you can't make it, call 715 219-0831 to arrangement an appointment to see the huge assortment of items, including furniture, a player piano, tools, industrial equipment and much more. The sale will continue until everything is gone.

Colleen's Craft Shed & More will be holding shopping spree specials on Nov. 17. Watch for details.

GET ACTIVE

Try hockey for free through USA Hockey on Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., on the indoor ice in the multi-purpose building at the fairgrounds. The program is designed for boys and girls ages four to nine. A limited amount of equipment is available to borrow. Top coaches will be on the ice to assist children in learning the basics. Register online at tryhockeyforfree.com or at the time of the event.

There will be a free pickleball clinic on Saturday at 9 a.m. at Karl's Transport gym. It's a great opportunity to learn the game, with an opportunity to play indoors through the winter months. There will be free instruction on shots, strategies and the rules of the game.

DINING

St. Joseph Holy Family Church in Phlox will hold a soup and dessert dinner on Sunday, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The menu will include chili, chicken soup, broccoli cheese soup, baked potato bar, cheese and sausage tray, an assortment of breads and desserts, coffee and milk. There will also be a raffle with numerous prizes, including two handmade quilts. Free-will offerings will be accepted.

Mattoon United Methodist Women will present a fall chili and barbecue luncheon and bake sale on Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mattoon Community Hall. There will also be crafts for sale.

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aniwa plans a venison and beef stew supper, with pie for dessert, on Saturday, 4 to 7 p.m. A free-will offering will be accepted.

The Knights of Columbus will hold a pancake breakfast on Sunday, 8 a.m. to noon, in the St. John Catholic Church basement. Enjoy all-you-can-eat buttermilk and potato pancakes along with pork sausages, coffee, milk and orange juice. Cost is $7 for adults, $3 for children ages seven to 12, and free for youngsters under 7.

OTHER EVENTS

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum is open Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The complex includes the Carnegie library building, Deleglise Cabin and 440 locomotive and caboose. It is located at 404 Superior St.

The White Lake Area Historical Society operates the Depot Museum and Historical Center in White Lake. Hours are Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The organization will hold its annual meeting on Wednesday, 3 to 5 p.m., at the White Lake Historical Center. All past and present members, docents and volunteers are invited to come. Appetizers and refreshments will be served.
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Antigo Area Weekend Activities
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Three opportunities to enjoy live theater, some scrumptious opportunities for dining, and plenty of other entertainment awaits visitors and residents of the northwoods this weekend.

Here's a look ahead, taken from the Antigo Daily Journal advertising columns.

VETERANS DAY

Visitors to Lakeside Market today are invited to enjoy a brat or hamburger while helping area veterans. WACD-WATK radio staff are hosting their third annual Thank-A-Vet program at the downtown store, with cookout this afternoon and a curbside broadcast continuing until 6 p.m. One hundred percent of the money raised will be distributed to local Langlade County veterans in need of quick help through a program administered by John Zenkovich, Langlade County veterans service officer. The program raised over $4,000 in 2017.

On Sunday, Leland Tollefson Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 2653 will host a Veterans Day dinner in appreciation of all who served. Meeting will be at noon with the chicken and beef tips dinner served at 1 p.m. Cost is $13.50 per person. Post and Auxiliary members may each bring a guest and dine free.

Country Kitchen will say thank you to veterans and active military personnel on Monday. They are invited to dine-in at the restaurant on Monday and receive a free country scramble breakfast with beverage purchase. Please show your military ID. Breakfast is served all day.

North Star Lanes appreciate the service of veterans. On Sunday, they can bowl free from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

THEATER

Antigo Community Theater presents “Once Upon A Mattress,” tonight and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Volm Theater.

Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Advance tickets are available at Neve's Floors to Go, Furniture & Mattress Gallery and will also be sold at the door. All seats are general admission.

The Salvation Army will be on hand this weekend with its Bucket Pass Kickoff. Draeger Oil and Propane will offer up to $3,000 in matching funds for donations made at all shows. Get your bucket pass in exchange for a $25 donation.

Elcho High School drama students will be presenting two one-act plays tonight and Saturday in the school's older gymnasium. Showtime is 7 p.m. both nights. Spectators should enter through the west doors of the new school complex.

The spoof “One Too Many Mothers” is a “play within a play.” The second play, “Code Five,” is a drama by Marc Holland. Holland, who usually writes comedies but now has taken his experience suffering with PTSD and written this somewhat autobiographical play.

Admission is $3 at the door.

Wabeno Area Players present “A Deadly Habit: The Superbowl Massacre” Nov. 15 through 18. A sports widow is "mad as hell" and she's not going to take it anymore! The football commissioner mysteriously resigns. A cheerleader stages her own kidnapping. A referee is up to his ears in drug deals and bad calls. This deadly game goes into overtime for an intricate scheme of revenge and cover ups that invites a lot of audience participation.

Table service is provided to all guests as well as a complimentary coat check. Snacks will be served throughout the night as part of the ticket price.

Tickets are $15 per person. They can be purchased by calling (800) 838-3006 or online at

wabenoareaplayers.brownpapertickets.com.

PEACE GALA

Shining the Light of Peace Christmas gala will take place tonight at Peace Lutheran Ministries.

There will be gourmet hors d'oeuvres, desserts and specialty cheeses and silent and live auctions.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door.

LADIES NIGHT OUT

Enjoy one-stop shopping at Ladies Night Out, hosted by Cornerstone Chiropractic & Wellness, on Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at North Star Lanes.

Come and pamper yourself with a day of gifts, treats and lots of shopping. There will be beautiful jewelry, candles, makeup, kitchen gadgets, handbags and much more.

Wrap it up with a complimentary chair massage and a spinal checkup.

Admission is $2 at the door.

KICKIN' OFF THE SEASON

Kiwanis International Antigo Chapter will be “Kickin' Off the Season” on Friday, Nov. 16 at North Star Lanes.

Join Hip Pocket and national recording artist Slim Man for an evening of music starting at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door and are available at North Star Lanes and CoVantage Credit Union in Antigo.

MOVIES

Now showing at the Palace Twin Theater are “Bohemian Rhapsody,” rated PG-13, and “Dr. Seuss: The Grinch,” rated PG.

For showtimes, go to www.antigotheatre.com, Facebook Palace Theater or check the movie line at 715 627-0222.

SHOPPING, SALES

Stop by Schroeder's Holiday Mingle & Jingle today from 5 to 7 p.m. There will be gift card giveaways, champagne, chocolates, great deals and free gift wrapping.

Calvary Lutheran Church will host a holiday bazaar on Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will be luncheon, bakery booth, Secret Santa, bucket raffle, cake paddle raffle, crafts and quilts, drawings and much more.

A warehouse clearance sale is taking place every Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the former Weinbrenner Shoe factory at 311 Superior St. If you can't make it, call 715 219-0831 to arrangement an appointment to see the huge assortment of items, including furniture, a player piano, tools, industrial equipment and much more. The sale will continue until everything is gone.

Colleen's Craft Shed & More will be holding shopping spree specials on Nov. 17. Watch for details.

GET ACTIVE

Try hockey for free through USA Hockey on Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., on the indoor ice in the multi-purpose building at the fairgrounds. The program is designed for boys and girls ages four to nine. A limited amount of equipment is available to borrow. Top coaches will be on the ice to assist children in learning the basics. Register online at tryhockeyforfree.com or at the time of the event.

There will be a free pickleball clinic on Saturday at 9 a.m. at Karl's Transport gym. It's a great opportunity to learn the game, with an opportunity to play indoors through the winter months. There will be free instruction on shots, strategies and the rules of the game.

DINING

St. Joseph Holy Family Church in Phlox will hold a soup and dessert dinner on Sunday, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The menu will include chili, chicken soup, broccoli cheese soup, baked potato bar, cheese and sausage tray, an assortment of breads and desserts, coffee and milk. There will also be a raffle with numerous prizes, including two handmade quilts. Free-will offerings will be accepted.

Mattoon United Methodist Women will present a fall chili and barbecue luncheon and bake sale on Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mattoon Community Hall. There will also be crafts for sale.

St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aniwa plans a venison and beef stew supper, with pie for dessert, on Saturday, 4 to 7 p.m. A free-will offering will be accepted.

The Knights of Columbus will hold a pancake breakfast on Sunday, 8 a.m. to noon, in the St. John Catholic Church basement. Enjoy all-you-can-eat buttermilk and potato pancakes along with pork sausages, coffee, milk and orange juice. Cost is $7 for adults, $3 for children ages seven to 12, and free for youngsters under 7.

OTHER EVENTS

The Langlade County Historical Society Museum is open Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The complex includes the Carnegie library building, Deleglise Cabin and 440 locomotive and caboose. It is located at 404 Superior St.

The White Lake Area Historical Society operates the Depot Museum and Historical Center in White Lake. Hours are Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The organization will hold its annual meeting on Wednesday, 3 to 5 p.m., at the White Lake Historical Center. All past and present members, docents and volunteers are invited to come. Appetizers and refreshments will be served.
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