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Learning in Retirement course enrollment: Some classes begin in January; others start later. Courses offered on the UW-Green Bay campus, 2420 Nicolet Drive, and other Green Bay locations. Topics include art and music; business and finance; health and fitness; history and religion; language and culture; literature and writing; science and technology; and special topics. View open courses and register online at For information, call the Learning in Retirement office at (920) 465-2356.


Business & Breakfast: "Becoming a Social Media Measurement Organization: Calculate Social Media Argument for Your Business": 7-8:30 a.m. Jan. 3 , Michels Ballroom, St. Norbert College campus, 100 Grant St., De Pere. Presented by Dana VanDen Heuvel, MarketingSavant. $18 Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce members, $35 prospective members. Registration required, (920) 437-8704.

Free Counseling for Businesses: 12:30-5 p.m. Jan. 3, Door County Business Development Center, 185 E. Walnut St., Sturgeon Bay. Individual, confidential sessions held by appointment. Cindy Wick, (920) 743-3113, Ext. 200, or email cindy@


Xcel Energy nuclear job fair: Noon-8 p.m. Jan. 3-4, Country Inn & Suites, 850 Kepler Drive, Green Bay. Representatives of Xcel Energy's nuclear department, which oversees operations at plants near Red Wing and Monticello, Minn., will meet with Kewaunee workers.

Jan. 8

American Society of Training and Development-Northeast Wisconsin chapter: 8-10:30 a.m. Jan. 8, Cambria Suites, 3940 N. Gateway Drive, Appleton. Beverly Feldt presents "From Contact to Contract: Coaching for Sales." $30 nonmembers. See, (920) 731-7191,

Retired Men's Club: 8:30 a.m. social, 9:30-10:30 a.m. meeting Jan. 8, Brown County Central Library auditorium, 515 Pine St., Green Bay. Steven Noel discusses bridges. (920) 265-5104,

Jan. 9

Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce After Hours: 5-6:30 p.m. Jan. 9, Paul Mitchell the School, 3450 Packerland Drive, Ashwaubenon. $30 prospective members, members free. To register, (920) 437-8704.

Jan. 10

Understanding Commercial Leases: 7:30 a.m. breakfast, 8 a.m. program, Jan. 10, Advance Business & Manufacturing Center, 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Real estate panelists Jamie Blom, Smet Construction, Pete Roland, Bay Lake Commercial Realtors and Garritt Bader and GB Real Estate Investments discuss retail, office and industrial leases. $10 includes breakfast. Register by Jan. 3. (920) 496-9010.

Jan. 17

Tech Buzz Workshop at NWTC: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Jan. 17, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Center for Business and Industry Room 213, Green Bay. Get to know your latest electronic gadgets in technology workshops, hands-on training, and expert troubleshooting. Free.

Jan. 31 application deadline

Mediation Training: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. March 14-15, 21-22, Mediation Center of Greater Green Bay. A fifth day of training to be scheduled. Trainer: Laura Smythe. Registration $75 for trainees who agree to volunteer for the Mediation Center for one year after meeting all training requirements. Registration $600 anyone unable to commit to volunteering. (920) 438-7067.

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Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
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I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
1025 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
1278 votes

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