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Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events
Start DateEnd DateEvent Description
12-19-20141-28-2015Tomahawk Public Library's Cookie Club
Tomahawk area kids are invited to join the Tomahawk Public Library's Cookie Club. Visit the library starting Dec. 17 and pick up a "Cookie Club" card. Whenever you check out between Dec. 17 and Jan. 28 the library will stamp the back of the card and give you a paper cookie to put in a giant cookie jar. In order to get a stamp, you must check out at least one book.
1-20-20151-26-2015Government Meetings
Tuesday, Jan. 20 – Oneida County Board of Supervisors, 9:30 a.m., Courthouse, Rhinelander. Agenda includes: consent agenda (resolutions: install culvert over Deer Creek on W. Squaw Lake Road, cost $21,850.46, county’s share 50% – $10,925.53; amend general code for reimbursement of expenses and county forest recreation areas and trails, penalties; and approval sale of parcel CR 120-7, town of Crescent, to successful bidder Dennis and Judy Detienne; parcel NE 401-9c, town of Newbold, to successful bidder Alois Lis and Dorothea H. Reis; parcel RH 320, city of Rhinelander, to successful bidder Michael and Mary Denis; parcel RH 431, city of Rhinelander, to successful bidder Jessica Rappley and Jason Belohlav; parcel RH 696, city of Rhinelander, to successful bidder Ardena and Kenneth Grant; parcel RH 3540, city of Rhinelander, to successful bidder Louisa Unruh; and parcel MI 1813-10, town of Minocqua, to successful bidder Nicholson Investments LLC); appointments; resolutions (authorization to work with town of Pine Lake vacating unimproved platted road across property, to successful bidder Glen and Karen Larson, town of Pine Lake; amend zoning, town of Three Lakes; ratification/approval of contract agreement represented by WPPA for calendar years 2015-2016-2017; wage schedule for lieutenant position, grade level NA added to exempt wage schedule; addition to exempt wage schedule of grade level T for positions of corporation counsel and human resources director).

Tuesday, Jan. 20 – Lincoln County Board of Supervisors, 6 p.m., Service Center, Merrill. Agenda includes: service recognitions (10 years, Michael Rick, highway department, Rita Kremsreiter and Robert Wegner, Pine Crest Nursing Home; 20 years, Holly Boehm, Lincoln Industries; 35 years, Lynann Isaacson, Pine Crest Nursing Home); Public Property Committee report: fairgrounds feasibility study, Markin Consulting to give final report-board action may be taken; resolutions: (accept Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, Consumer Protection 2015 Clean Sweep grant award funds; fill new positions in sheriff’s office – deputy, confidential secretary; approve updated contract for non-certified copies of filings and recordings via CD-ROM and FTP upload).

Tuesday, Jan. 20 – City of Merrill Redevelopment Authority (RDA) Downtown Revitalization Planning, 6 p.m., 1025 E. Main St. (former Thelma’s). Potential quorums of RDA and Common Council at meeting/mixer with business, property owners. Information on downtown revitalization presented.

Wednesday, Jan. 21 – Lincoln County Law Enforcement Committee Special Meeting, 8 a.m., Sheriff’s Office, Merrill. Agenda includes: wireless infrastructure project – bid review and award. RRM Solutions. Heartland Business Systems.

Wednesday, Jan. 21 – North Central Health Care Human Services Operations Committee, 8 a.m., Lake View Drive, Wausau. Agenda includes: Human Services report; updates; counseling in schools.

Wednesday, Jan. 21 – Oneida County Planning and Development, Courthouse, Rhinelander. Noon, closed session: (a. tourist rooming house violation, town of Woodruff; b. tourist rooming house violation, town of Newbold; c. violation, section 9.98, town of Monico; d. vegetation removal, excavating, filling, land disturbing activities within vegetation protection area, town of Woodruff; e. placement of structure closer than 75’ from OHWM, Tomahawk Lake, town of Lake Tomahawk); open session. 1 p.m., regular meeting: preliminary first addendum to Clearwater Lake Club Condominium (combine lot lines), town of Three Lakes; conditional use permit, Erik Johnson, for use by concrete contractor for contractor storage yard, rental of outdoor space for storage of equipment, boats, trailers, 9874 Fuhrman Dr., town of Hazelhurst; ordinance amendments, mobile home parks; review ordinance amendments to require zoning permits for recreational vehicles placed on private property for greater than 30 days; revise mobile tower siting regulations; setback right of way; private onsite wastewater treatment system maintenance program.

Wednesday, Jan. 21 – Oneida County Forestry, Land and Recreation, 1 p.m., Courthouse, Rhinelander. Agenda includes: non-metallic mining and road contract; closed session (non-metallic mining and road contract).

Wednesday, Jan. 21 – T.B. Scott Free Library Board of Trustees, 4 p.m., Library, Merrill. Agenda includes: election of officers; 2014 endowment fund report; wireless “splash page”; Lincoln County Health Department survey request; strategic plan progress-goal #1; trustee essential #16; forthcoming events.

Wednesday, Jan. 21 – Lincoln County Solid Waste Committee, 6 p.m., Landfill Lane, Merrill. Agenda includes: authorize sale of CAT 826C compactor through Wisconsin Surplus Online Auction Service; 2015 Clean Sweep Grant award-contract; Advanced Waste discount contract.

Thursday, Jan. 22 – North Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board Joint Executive Committee/LEO, 8:30 a.m., Northcentral Technical College, Wausau. Agenda includes: audit from PY13; appointment of Ed Wagner to serve on WWDA; social media policy.

Thursday, Jan. 22 – City of Tomahawk Ad Hoc Committee School to Industry, 9 a.m., City Hall, Tomahawk. Agenda includes: old business (school to industry practice interview); new business (21st Century Learning Center grant; industry tour).

Thursday, Jan. 22 – City of Tomahawk Parks and Recreation Committee, 5 p.m., City Hall, Tomahawk. Agenda includes: old business (a. events coordinator; b. Pride Park hockey rink-letter to Hockey Association); new business (a. delegation of SARA Park building responsibilities; b. letter to Tomahawk High School hockey coaches regarding locker room use.

Thursday, Jan. 22 – Lincoln County Social Services Committee, 6 p.m., Health and Human Services Building, Merrill. Agenda includes: community based poverty forum presentation.

Friday, Jan. 23 – Aging & Disability Resource Center of Central Wisconsin Executive Committee, 9 a.m., Lakeview Drive, Wausau. Agenda includes: closed session (performance evaluation of executive director); open session.

Saturday, Jan. 24 – Town of Harrison Town Caucus, 1 p.m., town hall.

Monday, Jan. 26 – Lincoln County Property Evaluation Team, 7:30 a.m., Forestry Office, Service Center, Merrill. Agenda includes: inspect delinquent property tax land.
1-20-20151-27-2015Pool Schedule
Tuesday, Jan. 20 Adult morning lap swim, 6-8 a.m.; shallow water exercise, 8-9 a.m.; Tomahawk Swim Club (TSC) practice, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; high school boys’ swim team practice, 4:30-6:30 p.m.; TCS practice, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Jan. 21 High school boys’ swim team practice, 3:30-6 p.m.; deep water exercise and two-lane lap swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 22 Adult morning lap swim, 6-8 a.m.; shallow water exercise, 8-9 a.m.; TSC practice, 3:30-4:30 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 23 High school boys’ swim team practice, 6-8 a.m.; open swim, 3:30-5:30 p.m.; Wausau Tide Swim Club rental, 5:30-8 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 24 TSC hosts meet, 10 a.m.

Sunday, Jan. 25 Wausau Tide Swim Club pool rental, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; open swim, 3-5 p.m.

Monday, Jan. 26 TSC practice, 6-8 a.m.; TSC practice, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; high school boys’ swim practice, 4:30-6:30 p.m.; deep water exercise class and two lane lap swim, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Jan. 27 Adult morning lap swim, 6-8 a.m.; shallow water exercise, 8-9 a.m.; TSC, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; high school boys’ swim team practice, 4:30-6 p.m.; TSC, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
1-26-20151-26-2015Knitters and Purlers
The Northwoods Knitters and Purlers will meet at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26, at the Woodruff Town Hall, Hwy. 47. The meeting offers something for beginner to advanced. Call Linda, 715-356-9580, for more information.
1-30-20151-30-201550/50 raffle
St. Mary Home & School Association has a 50/50 raffle in progress, with cash prizes for first ($2,500) through third, based on tickets sold. They are available at the school office, parish office or after Mass. The winning ticket will be drawn Jan. 30 after the 10 a.m. Grandparents Day Mass. All proceeds benefit St. Mary’s School. For additional information, call 715-453-3542.
2-3-20153-10-2015SpeechCraft session
Want to improve upon your leadership or communication skills? Join the Church Mutual Toastmasters for a six-week SpeechCraft session held Tuesdays from 4 to 5 p.m. Feb. 3 through March 10 at Church Mutual, 3000 Schuster Lane, Merrill. Sign-up by Feb. 2. Direct questions to Karen Redmond at 715-539-4622, between 7 a.m. and 3:15 p.m. or 715-224-3214 from 4-8 p.m., or email kredmond@churchmutual. com.Toastmasters is a non-profit organization designed to help people develop leadership and communication skills.
2-9-20152-10-2015Substitute Teacher Training
School districts are in desperate need of substitute teachers. CESA 9 in Tomahawk is offering Substitute Teacher Training Feb. 9-10. Individuals with a bachelor’s degree in areas other then teaching, and who successfully complete this training, are eligible to apply for a substitute teacher permit. For additional information, go to www.cesa9.org or contact Kris Peeters at 715-453-2141.
6-11-20166-11-2016ACT Test Date
Ongoing Events
Open Arms Soup Kitchen
Open Arms Community Soup Kitchen is open Tuesdays, welcoming any hungry souls as well as those who want to socialize between 5 and 6:30 p.m. at the Corpus Christi Center adjacent to St. Mary's Church. All are welcome to enjoy the free dinner. Anyone who would like to support this volunteer effort may send donations to P.O. Box 1, Tomahawk, WI 54487.
Open gym each week
The eighth season of open gym will begin Wednesday, Oct. 22 from 7 to 9 p.m. and will be held on a weekly basis through the fall and winter unless otherwise announced. An adult is required with students ages 10-13. For more information, call John Long at 715-966-2251 or Bill Sparr at 715-453-1954.
Lakeland Art League
The Lakeland Art League has the following events scheduled for January from 9 a.m. to noon at the Lakeland Senior Center, Balsam Street, Woodruff: Wednesdays, Jan. 7, 21, 28, open painting, critique; Wednesday, Jan. 14, business meeting, board meeting to follow. Visitors are welcome and anyone interested in the arts is encouraged to attend.

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