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Bus to transport seniors

Seniors 55 and older and adults with disabilities can reserve a seat on the Forest County bus traveling to Rhine­­lander via Three Lakes and Sugar Camp Wednesday, Aug. 13.

The lift-equipped bus will originate in Crandon and make stops in Argonne and Hiles before stopping in Three Lakes at approxi­mately 8:15 a.m.

The bus will stop in Sugar Camp at

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 1:55 PM
Wingspan to perform at Concerts in the Park

The Three Lakes Historical Society will welcome the band Wingspan to make a debut performance at the Concerts in the Park music series Tuesday, July 22, at 7 p.m. at the Cy Williams Park gazebo.

“This eclectic and unique musical ensemble is no stranger to those who have attended the Three Lakes Historical Society’s annual fish boil, and now audiences have the opportunity to enjoy their array of musical styles in a full concert,”?said an event spokesperson.

Wingspan offers both covers of well-known

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 1:55 PM
Used book sale slated

The Friends of Demmer Library will hold a used book sale Saturday, July 26, from 9 a.m. to noon in the lower level of the library, located on West School Street in Three Lakes.

“Our Fourth of July sale was very successful this year,” said Sarah Ewing, president of the Friends of Demmer Library. “The Friends want to thank everyone who supported us by donating or purchasing books at the sale.”

With the exception of June, the book sales are held on the fourth Saturday of each month.

Donations of gently used books (not more that 15 years old), both fiction and nonfiction, are always needed and may be dropped off at the library.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 1:54 PM
Living History Encounter slated at museum July 26

The Three Lakes Genea­logical Society and Three Lakes Historical Museum will host a Living History Encounter Saturday, July 26, on the grounds of the Three Lakes Historical Museum, located at 1798 Huron St.

The Living History Encounter will feature something for everyone who attends, according to event organizers.

Re-enactors will portray individuals from the community’s past, and visitors to the event will have an opportunity to visit with Sam Campbell, the “Philosopher of the Forest,” learn about early farming and dairies, attend school in a one-room school house, experience

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 1:54 PM
Shakespeare Project to present ‘As You Like It’ this Saturday

A traveling troupe of thespians will visit Three Lakes this Saturday, July 19, at 7:30 p.m. at the Three Lakes Center For the Arts.

The Three Lakes Shakespeare Project will present the bard’s comic masterpiece, “As You Like It” in a staged reading featuring alumni, students and faculty from the University of Illinois-Chicago.

“This is a perfect play for a North Woods community,” said Tanera Marshall, associate professor of theater at the university and a Three Lakes summer resident. “It is the story of a group of exiles from the city who

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 1:09 PM
Beatles tribute
Two members of The Cavern Beat sing Beatles tunes at Jake’s Bar & Grill in Three Lakes, where thousands of dollars were raised last Saturday night to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. It was the fifth annual event.             —STAFF?PHOTO
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 1:08 PM
Restoration Jazz set to play at Cy Williams Park gazebo

The Three Lakes Historical Society will welcome Restoration Jazz to the Cy Williams Park Gazebo Tuesday, July 22, at 7 p.m. as part of its Concerts in the Park music series.

Restoration Jazz describes itself as a latter day jam session band. They don’t rehearse and their membership often is improvised as well.

The musicians are drawn from talent

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 1:07 PM
Legion plans chicken dinner

The Three Lakes American Legion will hold a broasted chicken dinner Saturday, July 26, serving from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

The dinner will include broasted chicken with all the trimmings, coffee and dessert for a cost of $10. The Jim Pekol Trio will perform music starting at 7 p.m.

For reservations, call (715) 546-3431 after noon. Tickets also may be picked up at the American Legion.

There will be no business meetings of American Legion Post 431 and Auxiliary in the months of July or August. The meetings will reconvene on Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 1:07 PM
Demmer to host program by Teaching Drum School

Demmer Memorial Library will hold a free library program Wednesday, Aug. 6, at 6:30 p.m. in the lower level of the library.

The program will be presented by Alex Breslav of Teaching Drum Outdoor School in Three Lakes.

Breslav will share pictures,

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 1:06 PM
School board plans meeting

The Three Lakes School District Board of Education will meet Wednesday, July 23, at 6 p.m. in the Three Lakes Board Room.

The room is located near the front entrance of Three Lakes High School.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 1:06 PM

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