Local Events Calendar: June 20-27

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June 20

? Gallery Night: 5 to 8 p.m., at The ARTgarage, 1400 Cedar St., Green Bay, and other area art venues. Free event featuring art, music, food and wine will include trolley rides to participating venues. (920) 437-5972, downtowngreenbay.com.

? "Cooking Cella Style" book launch party: 6:30 p.m., at The Reader's Loft, 2069 Central Court, Bellevue. Celebrate the release of Michelle "Cella" Schleis' new cookbook. (920) 406-0200.

? Laugh Box Comedy Show: 8 p.m., at The Green Room Lounge, 353 Main Ave., De Pere. A mix of the best new local comics and area favorites. $5 admission. (920) 309-6909, www.venturetheatreonline.com or email venturetheatreoneline@gmail.com.

June 20-Aug. 15

? Family Swims: 4:40 to 5:40 p.m. every Thursday until Aug. 15, at Legion Park and VFW Park swimming pools in De Pere. General admission is half price. Theme nights on June 20 ("Luau"), July 18 ("Christmas in July") and Aug. 8 ("Tailgate Party") with extra fun games and prizes.

June 21-22

? Savour Green Bay: 4 to 10 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, at Adams Street parking lot, downtown Green Bay. Features restaurants, wineries and culinary demonstrations, marketplace, food-focused activities for children and live music. Free admission. $10 tasting package. (920) 435-5220, www.facebook.com/mosaicartsinc.

? Comedy City: 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. both days, at The Green Room Lounge, 353 Main Ave., De Pere. Improv comedy by teams. Late-night show at 11:15 Saturday. Regular admission is $12 for adults and $10 for students, senior citizens and military personnel. Reservations recommended at (920) 983-0966 or www.comedycityonline.com.

June 22

? Everybody's Rummage Sale: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Shopko Hall, 1901 S. Oneida St., Ashwaubenon. Billed as the area's largest indoor rummage sale with more than 200 vendors, items for sale will include baby-adult clothes, books, vintage items, music, movies, toys, baby accessories, electronics, sports memorabilia, tools, jewelry and household items. $2 admission; children 12 and younger are free. Parking free in the Lambeau Field lot. (920) 494-3404.

? Wedding Fashion History Show: 1 to 4 p.m., at Ashwaubenon Historical Society Museum, 737 Cormier Road, Ashwaubenon. Program, entertainment, refreshments. Featuring Indian Princess wedding dress from 1800s and wedding fashions from 1900 to present. $3 admission. (920) 429-2863.

June 22-Aug. 10

? Open Swim at the Kroc Center: 11 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. every Saturday until Aug. 10, at Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, 1315 Lime Kiln Road, Green Bay. Children who show a Brown County library card get in free. Children younger than 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Regular admission: $10 adults, $8 senior citizens, $5 youth, $15 family. (920) 884-5007, www.gbkroccenter.org.

? Tunes at the Tundra outdoor concert series: 4 to 6 p.m. every Saturday until Aug. 10, at Parallel 44 Vineyard and Winery, N2185 Sleepy Hollow Road, Stangelville. Blind Ambition will perform June 22. Free admission. $6 for wine sampling. Food also available. (920) 388-4400.

June 22-Oct. 26

? Saturday Farmers Market: 7 a.m. to noon, in a parking lot bordered by Monroe, Cherry, Pine and Quincy streets in downtown Green Bay. Vendors and live entertainment: John Lambert performs June 22.

June 23

? Irish Music Session: 2 p.m., at Fitzgeralds Irish Pub, 1699 E. Mason St., Green Bay. Open mic for all forms of folk music, hosted by Gerry Sloan. No cover. (920) 343-4118, www.fitzgeraldsirishpub.com.

? Titletown Brewing Flicks on the Bricks: 8 to 10 p.m., at Titletown Brewing Company south canopy, 200 Dousman St., Green Bay. "Gremlins" will be shown. Free admission. Seating is first-come, first-served; no carry-ins allowed. (920) 437-2337.

June 24

? De Pere Lions Club 21st annual Sight Conservation Golf Scramble: 11 a.m., at Ledgeview Golf Course, 3149 Dickinson Road, Ledgeview. Fundraiser outing is a two-person scramble format with four-person teams. Cost is $95 per person or $380 per foursome, which includes greens fees for 18 holes, a cart, lunch, hole event prizes, dinner, raffle prizes and a chance to win a Chevrolet Malibu in a hole-in-one contest. Contact Lion Paul at (920) 883-9373 to register.

? Music on the Green - Old Kids on the Porch Band: 5 p.m. gates open, 6 p.m. concert, at Heritage Hill State Historical Park, 2640 S. Webster Ave., Allouez. Free admission. Bring a blanket or chair to sit on. Concessions available. (920) 448-5150, ext. 118, www.heritagehillgb.org.

? Rockin' in Josten: 6 to 8:30 p.m., at Josten Park, 2280 Town Hall Road, Bellevue. Running with Scissors will perform. Free admission. Bring a lawn chair.

? Drum Corps International 2013 Tour Premiere: 6:30 p.m., at Bay Park Cinema, 755 Willard Drive, Ashwaubenon. Marching music's major league on the big screen. $15 admission. www.marcustheatres.com.

June 25

? Kid's Day at the Garden: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., at Green Bay Botanical Garden, 2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Free admission for all children up to 18 years old. Activities include story hours (10-10:30 a.m. and 2-2:30 p.m.), Discovery Station (noon-2 p.m. and 4-6 p.m.), S.E.E.D. packs, scavenger-hunt worksheets, Children's Corner and horticultural displays. (920) 490-9457, www.gbbg.org.

? Green Bay City Band - Kids Night: 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., at St. James Park, 801 Madison St., downtown Green Bay. Music from Disney, cartoons and children's favorites. Kathy Nelson sings "Over The Rainbow"; Steve Bader directs. Free root beer for kids with wristbands.

June 25-27

? Kids Dreams Film Series: 10 a.m. all three days, at Bay Park Cinema, 755 Willard Drive, Ashwaubenon, and Green Bay East Cinema, 1000 Kepler Drive, Green Bay. "Madagascar 3" will be shown. $2 admission. www.marcustheatres.com.

June 26

? Summer in the City - Get Excited About Science: 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., at Brown County Central Library auditorium, 515 Pine St., downtown Green Bay. Event will feature Steve Belliveau's entertaining science show. Free admission; groups of 10 or more must register in advance. (920) 448-5846.

? Ashwaubenon Summer Concert Series:11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Klipstine Park, 936 Anderson Drive, Ashwaubenon. Bent Grass will perform. Free admission. Concessions available. (920) 492-2331.

? Zion-Wayside Cemetery Walk: the walk will start after the 7 p.m. service, at Zion Lutheran Church of Wayside, 8378 County W, Wayside. Families featured on the walk include Wendland, Siebert, Schwahn and Schultz.

? Harmony In The Park concert: 7:30 p.m., at St. James Park, 801 Madison St., downtown Green Bay. The Baylander Barbershop Chorus of Green Bay and other chapter quartets will reprise songs from the recent Harmony Jubilee. Bring a lawn chair. Refreshments available from the Astor Neighborhood Association.

June 26-Aug. 28

? Dine on the Deck: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday until Aug. 28, at CityDeck, downtown Green Bay. Free admission. Order lunch from the menu. Live music by Talk of the Town Combo on June 26.

? Free Wednesdays at the Garden: 4 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday until Aug. 28, at Green Bay Botanical Garden, 2600 Larsen Road, Green Bay. (920) 490-9457, www.gbbg.org.

June 27

? Healthy Living Expo: 2 to 6 p.m., at N.E.W. Curative Rehabilitation, 2900 Curry Lane, Green Bay. Resources for all aspects of living a healthy life. Celebrate N.E.W. Curative's 65th anniversary with cake. For more information, contact Peggy Collinsmith at (920) 593-3510 or pcollinsmith@newcurative.org.

? De Pere City Band concert: 7 to 8 p.m., at Voyageur Park, De Pere. The concert theme is "March Favorites." Free admission. Concert will be canceled if it's raining at 6 p.m. the day of the show. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.

June 27-28

? Daddy D's Best of Broadway: 5:30 p.m. doors open, 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. show, at Riverside Ballroom, 1560 Main St., Green Bay. $44 dinner and show or $28 show only. (920) 544-4244, www.daddyds.com.


? Let Me Be Frank's "The Love Boat Too": 8 p.m. June 20 to 22 and 1 p.m. June 22, at Meyer Theatre, 217 S. Washington St., downtown Green Bay. Musical with witty twists. $29 tickets. (920) 494-3401, www.ticketstaronline.com.

? Waterboard Warriors water ski show: free shows on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week start at 7 p.m. in June and July and 6:30 p.m. in August, at Mueller Park, Wrightstown. This year's show theme is "Genie of the Fox." www.waterboardwarriors.org.

? 10th annual BayCare Clinic Farmers' Market on Broadway: 3 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday until Oct. 16 on the downtown Green Bay streets of the Broadway District between Walnut and Dousman streets. Nearly 200 vendors' selling locally grown produce, crafts, specialty goods and more. Live music each week - Dana Erlandson (Main Stage) and John Lambert (Side Stage) will perform June 26. www.farmersmarketonbroadway.com.

? Friday Night Ballroom Dances: 8 to 11 p.m. every Friday, at Bruce Marshall Studio, 225 Crooks St., Green Bay. $8 per person. (920) 494-2822, www.brucemarshalldance.com.

? Social Ballroom Dances: 7:30 to 11 p.m. every Saturday, at Energy Fitness and Dance, 2841 Allied St., Ashwaubenon. Hosted by Simply Ballroom. $10 per person. Michael Witte, (414) 704-4949.

? Bean Bag Toss: 1 p.m., every second and fourth Wednesday of the month, in lower level of De Pere Community Center, 600 Grant St., De Pere. $1 per participant per day with winners paid out each day. One on one, two on two or team play determined by number of participants per session. (920) 336-6054.

? De Pere Area Men's Club meeting: 9 a.m. Tuesdays, in lower level of De Pere Community Center, 600 Grant St., De Pere. The weekly meetings last an hour. Speakers are invited to address the group. Coffee and rolls served. New members are welcome. For information, go to www.depereareamensclub.org.

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