Upcoming Events June 26 - July 1, 2017
See Appleton in a FUN way, on the two wheels of a Segway Personal Transporter!
Starting on active College Avenue, this glide takes us down to the flats of the Fox River where we will visit the location of the world’s first hydroelectric plant. The river provides a beautiful backdrop for this glide. You are likely to see eagles, enjoy the Segway on the hills, and have a quick visit to the Paper Discovery Center. This is a fun and exciting glide to much hidden beauty and history.
1.5 hour + training (allow 2 hours)
To make a reservation- Book Online or call 920-376-0256
John Lambert at McGuinness Irish Pub in Appleton, WI
Traditional Irish pub located in Appleton, WI. Authentic Irish hospitality and great food, drink and CRAIC! www.mcguinnessirishpub.com . JOHN LAMBERT plays an infectious brand of pop-styled acoustic guitar rock. Smooth renditions of the classic pop, rock and soul music of yesteryear!. With a long life of musical experience John brings a blend of several decades of pop, rock and rhythm and blues influences together in his all original and cover song performances. www.johnlambertmusic.com
The Community Blood Center – MASH Blood Drive 2017
Jun 28: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Houdini Plaza : 121 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911 [map]
Every Pint is a Possibility with The Community Blood Center! Join us and Greenville’s AMVets Post 30 on June 28th from 7am - 6pm, Houdini Plaza - Appleton, for our annual MASH blood drive. In less than an hour, you can help ensure patients have the blood they need over the July 4th holiday. Free lunch, frozen treats and MASH t-shirts to presenting donors. Appointments preferred, walk-ins welcome. Call 800-280-4102 or schedule online at www.communityblood.org.
FREE Mindfulness Meditation
Fox Valley Mindfulness Meditation meets every second and fourth Wednesday of the month at Angels Forever / Windows of light.from 6- 7 PM
The goal of the Fox Valley Mindfulness Meditation group is to: 1.) Provide a safe community where members can be supported and explore their own spiritual path and;
2.) To help members to grow in mindfulness, a practice that nutures peace amidst the noise of the modern world.
Beginning and experienced meditators are welcome to sit with us. There is no fee.
The group is grounded in Vipassana meditation (focused on mindfulness of breathing) but any form of silent, still meditation is very much welcome.
If you have an interest in meditation but have no previous experience, a brief experiential introduction to meditation will be offered a half an hour before if you notify us before the meeting. (The introduction will only be offered beforehand with prior notification). You need not register in advance....walk in's are welcome. After brief introductions, we will have a short meditation to be followed by a reading. Afterwards, members will be invited to share their experience of the reading. Participants receive 10% off all in store merchandise the day of the meditation. You can find out more about us and the dates/times of future meetings at: www.meetup.com/
Heid Music Summer Concert Series
Move, groove and relax to the rhythm of the region's hottest live bands during free concerts right Downtown. Before or after you are Downtown enjoying the live music, visit one of our 70+ local restaurants or bars and clubs for a bite to eat or something cool to drink.
June 29-Cool Waters Band
Downtown Appleton Farm Market
Every Saturday June-Oct. from 8am-12:30pm outside on College Avenue from Appleton Street to Drew Street plus Houdini Plaza, experience the area's largest Farm Market with more than 150 vendors selling fresh fruits & vegetables, exotic meats & cheeses, breads & baked goods, specialty food & handcrafted items along with live music.