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To-Do List: June 26 - July 7

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JUNE 26

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 1:30 p.m. Search the gardens and meadow for insects; nets provided. Crossroads at Big Creek, 2041 Michigan St., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-5895.

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 3 p.m. "Music with Grandpa Fred," a retired elementary teacher whose songs have children use puppets while performing. Door County Library, 123 Wisconsin 42, Forestville. (920) 856-6886.

? HISTORICALPROGRAM, 7 p.m. LeClair family lore with Robert Wittig; sponsored by Jacksonport Historical Society. Town Hall, County V, Jacksonport. Free. (920) 823-2288.

? LECTURE, 4 p.m. "Restoring Landscapes with Native Plants" with Ned Dorff of the Green Bay Chapter of Wild Ones. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-5955.

? TETRAGON2 CLUB, 7 to 8 p.m. Meeting to play board game created by Sturgeon Bay resident Aaron Moriarty of Hot Games & Puzzles. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. Free. (920) 737-6781.

JUNE 27

? ART LECTURE, 10 a.m. to noon. Jennifer Mokren discusses the current exhibit "The Nature of Jewelry: Botanical Designs and Symbols." Peninsula School of Art, 3900 County F, Fish Creek. $30 PSA members, $35 nonmembers. (920) 868-3455.

? CHILDREN READ, 4 to 5 p.m. Children may read a story to a gentle therapy dog. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-7119.

? CIVILITY TRAINING, 6 to 8 p.m. Details on the Door County Civility Project and the "Speak Your Peace" model. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. Free, but registration required. (920) 743-1691.

? DUPLICATE BRIDGE, 12:30 p.m. ACBL sanctioned game hosted by the Sturgeon Bay Duplicate Bridge Club; reservations required to play. United Methodist Church, 836 Michigan St., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-6314.

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 1:30 p.m. "Every Rock Has a Story: Geology," tour with Brian Forest of the Soil and Water Department. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-6781.

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 1:30 p.m. "Animal Acrobatics." Crossroads at Big Creek, 2041 Michigan St., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-5895.

? LECTURE, 7 p.m. "Best Management Practices to Protect Groundwater and the Hines Emerald Dragonfly" with Marne Kaeske; part of The Ridges Sanctuary's Lake Lessons speaker series. Town Hall, 2392 County F, Baileys Harbor. Free. (920) 839-2802.

? MIDSUMMER'S MUSIC, 6:30 p.m. 23rd season. "International Colors" program with music by Pietro Bottesini, Ernst von Dohnanyi and Gabriel Faure performed by Midsummer's classical chamber ensemble. St. Luke Episcopal Church, 2336 Canterbury Lane, Sister Bay. Optional 5:30 p.m. pre-concert reception and post-concert dinner at Mission Grille, Sister Bay. $85 for dinner and concert or $25 adults, $10 students for concert alone. (920) 854-7088.

? READ TO AMOS, 10:30 a.m. Children may read a story to a gentle therapy dog. Door County Library, 2323 Mill Road, Sister Bay. (920) 854-2721.

? STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, noon to 4 p.m. Strawberry shortcake, bake sale, raffle. Stella Maris Parish, 6005 Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay. (920) 854-5264.

JUNE 28

? CONCERT, 7 p.m. Folk singer Buddy Mondlock; part of the Woodwalk Concert Series. Woodwalk Gallery, 6746 County G, Egg Harbor. $15. (920) 868-2912.

? CONCERT, 8 p.m. The Time Jumpers, featuring country music star Vince Gill. Door Community Auditorium, 3926 Wisconsin 42, Fish Creek. $45-$68. (920) 868-2728.

? OLDE ELLISON BAY DAYS: Noon to 2 p.m. pie-baking contest judging. Noon to 5 p.m. artists' demonstrations, food, children's activities and games. 6:30 p.m. pie and ice cream social, Community Park. Sponsored by Ellison Bay Service Club.

? OUTDOOR MOVIE, dusk. "Thunderstruck." Bring lawn chair or blanket and snacks. Martin Park, 207 S. Third Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-2914.

? 'SILK AND TEA' STYLE SHOW, 2:30 p.m. Featuring wedding gowns from 1850 to 1950. Gibraltar Old Town Hall, 4176 Maple St., Fish Creek. $25 adults, $15 children; reservations required. (920) 868-9335.

JUNE 29

? ALTERED PAINTED LADY WORKSHOP, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Layer paint and paper on canvas, using oil pastels and paints to create a woman's figure, add close-up sections of the face and insert into vintage boxes; instructor Tyler Lambert of Assemblage Studio. Supplies included, bring lunch or eat out. Alchemy Fields, 9533 Wisconsin 57, Baileys Harbor. $85. (920) 839-5462.

? ART RECEPTION, 2 to 5 p.m. with Chinese Christian artist He Qi. Linden Gallery, 12001 Mink River Road, Ellison Bay. (920) 854-2487.

? BOOK SALE, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-6578.

? DOOR COUNTY RENAISSANCE FAIRE, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 16th-century European market, costumed characters, street performers, arts demonstrations, three stages, children's activities, vendors. 5226 Monument Point Road, Egg Harbor. $10-$12. (920) 973-8233.

? GLASS BLOWING DEMONSTRATION, noon to 2 p.m. Popelka Trenchard Glass, 64 S. Second Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-7287.

? HERITAGE PROGRAM, 9 to 11 a.m. Scrapbooking with Laura Moegenburg. Corner of the Past, Koessl Barn, Wisconsin 57 and Country Lane, Sister Bay. (920) 854-7680.

? MIDSUMMER'S MUSIC, 7:30 p.m. 23rd season. "Color and Character" program with music by Johannes Brahms, Franz Vincent Krommer and Beethoven performed by Midsummer's classical chamber ensemble. Sister Bay Moravian Church, 10924 Old Stage Road, Sister Bay. $25 adults, $10 students. (920) 854-7088.

? OLDE ELLISON BAY DAYS: 11 a.m. parade, "Feed the Fish" theme with grand marshal Tony Shalhoub, who starred in the movie of the same name filmed in Door County. Noon, art demonstrations, children's activities, pie-baking contest; Community Park. Evening, music by Rocky Waters band, Mink River Basin Supper Club. Sponsored by Ellison Bay Service Club.

? 'SILK AND TEA' STYLE SHOW, 2:30 p.m. Featuring wedding gowns from 1850 to 1950. Gibraltar Old Town Hall, 4176 Maple St., Fish Creek. $25 adults, $15 children; reservations required. (920) 868-9335.

? 'SPUDS 'N' SPLITS,' 6 p.m. Baked potatoes with choice of toppings and banana split or ice cream sundae; music by the Praise Band. Immanuel Lutheran Church, 7973 Wisconsin 57, Baileys Harbor. $7 adults, $3 children. (920) 839-2224.

? THEATER SEMINAR, 2:30 to 4 p.m. Jim Draeger, architectural historian and co-author of "Bottoms-Up: A Toast to Wisconsin's Historic Bars and Breweries," gives a program related to the currently showing play, "Saloon."Peninsula Players. 4351 Peninsula Players Road, Fish Creek. Call for reservations. (920) 868-3287.

JUNE 30

? APPRAISALS, 2 to 6 p.m. Mark Moran will appraise fine art, furniture, ceramics, glassware, vintage photos, advertising, folk art, toys, metal ware, clocks and costume jewelry; sponsored by Door County Historical Society. Heritage Village, Crossroads at Big Creek, 2041 Michigan St., Sturgeon Bay. $15 per appraisal, $4 spectators. (716) 281-5060.

? DOOR COUNTY RENAISSANCE FAIRE, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 16th-century European market, costumed characters, street performers, arts demonstrations, three stages, children's activities, vendors. 5226 Monument Point Road, Egg Harbor. $10-$12. (920) 973-8233.

? MIDSUMMER'S MUSIC, 7:30 p.m. 23rd season. "Color and Character" program with music by Johannes Brahms, Franz Vincent Krommer and Beethoven performed by Midsummer's classical chamber ensemble. Woodwalk Gallery, 6746 County G, Egg Harbor. (920) 868-2912. $25 adults, $10 students. (920) 854-7088.

? OPENING CELEBRATION, 2 to 6 p.m. with music by Big Mouth Quartet. DC Deli, 8037 Wisconsin 57, Baileys Harbor. (920) 839-1361.

JULY 1

? ART RECEPTION, 4:30 to 7 p.m. Meet Faith Frykman, Kim Jacobs, Pat Olson, Mac Schueppert and Gina Ward, all currently exhibiting their work; refreshments. Glas Coffee, 67 E. Maple St., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-5575.

? CHILDREN'S PROGRAM, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. "Tourism in the 1920s" sponsored by the Ephraim Historical Foundation. Anderson Barn History Center, 3060 Anderson Lane, Ephraim. $18. (920) 854-9688.

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 1:30 p.m. "Birds and Wildflowers." Crossroads at Big Creek, 2041 Michigan St., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-5895.

JULY 2

? ASTRONOMY, 7 p.m. Carl Sagan's "Cosmos," episode No. 3, will be shown and reviewed by the Door Peninsula Astronomical Society. Stonecipher Astronomy Center, Crossroads at Big Creek, use Cove Road and Utah Street entrance, Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-5895.

? BOOK DISCUSSION, 1 p.m. "Kristin Lavransdatter: The Cross" by Sigrid Undset, Pulitzer Prize-winning novel set in 14th-century Norway. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-6578.

? CONCERT ON THE GREEN, 7 p.m. Mirror Brass Quintet with guest Mary Barnes Gingrich. Trueblood Performing Arts Center, 870 Main Road, Washington Island. (920) 847-2215.

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 1:30 p.m. Hike fields and forests to find butterflies. Crossroads at Big Creek, 2041 Michigan St., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 746-5895.

? 'KIDS IN THE GARDEN,' 10:30 a.m. Learn about home gardening with the Door County Master Gardeners. Door County Library, 2323 Mill Road, Sister Bay. (920) 847-2323.

? MIDSUMMER'S MUSIC, 7:30 p.m. 23rd season. "Color and Character" program with music by Johannes Brahms, Franz Vincent Krommer and Beethoven performed by Midsummer's classical chamber ensemble. Golobic residence, Sister Bay. $50. (920) 854-7088.

? STORYTIME, 10:30 a.m. "Happy Birthday USA" theme for families with babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-6578.

? STORYTIME, 10:30 a.m. Stories and crafts on flowers, plants and gardening. Door County Library, 910 Main Road, Washington Island. (920) 847-2323.

JULY 3

? BREAKFAST SOCIAL, 9 to 10:30 a.m. with speaker Mike VanEss from the Aging and Disability Resource Center. Open to ages 50 and older. Sponsored by Family Centers of Door County. Forestville Town Hall, 7705 County H, Maplewood. $5; reservations required by July 2. (920) 825-1430.

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 10 a.m. "Making Dirt: Composting" with the Door County Master Gardeners. Door County Library, 7860 Wisconsin 42, Egg Harbor. (920) 868-2664.

? FAMILY PROGRAM, 2 p.m. Discover what creatures make their homes underground with a naturalist from The Ridges Sanctuary. Door County Library, 2392 County F, Baileys Harbor. (920) 839-2210.

? FIREWORKS, dusk. Harbor View Park, Wisconsin 42, Egg Harbor. (920) 868-3717.

? 'KIDS IN THE GARDEN,' 3 p.m. Learn about home gardening with the Door County Master Gardeners. Door County Library, 123 Main St., Forestville. (920) 856-6886.

? STORYTIME, 11:30 a.m. crafts and stories for young children with Mary Ann. Door County Library, 4097 Wisconsin 42, Fish Creek. (920) 868-3471.

JULY 4

? FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATIONS:
Baileys Harbor: 10 a.m. parade; all day arts and crafts, food, music; fireworks at dusk; Town Hall, Wisconsin 57 and County F; (920) 839-2366. Egg Harbor: 1:30 p.m. parade, music, food; Harbor View Park, Wisconsin 42; (920) 868-3717. Gills Rock: 5 p.m. food and music; 7:30 p.m. boat regatta, fireworks; (920) 854-2972. Sturgeon Bay: 7 p.m. ice cream social, Peninsula Symphonic Band performs, fireworks; Sunset Park, South Third Avenue and Florida Street; (920) 743-6246. Washington Island: Fireworks at dusk, Baseball field, Main Street.

? TRUNK SHOW, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jewelry by Michael Vincent Michaud. Edgewood Orchard Galleries, 4140 Peninsula Players Road, Fish Creek. (920) 868-3579.

JULY 5

? ART RECEPTION, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Opening of Pudge and Mary DeGraff woodcarving exhibit. Door County Maritime Museum, 120 N. Madison, Sturgeon Bay. Free for DCMM members, $15 nonmembers. (920) 743-5958.

? COMMUNITY THEATER, 7:30 p.m. "Almost Maine," a romantic comedy by John Cariani, presented by the Island Players. Trueblood Performing Arts Center, 870 Main Road, Washington Island. $15 adults, $8 students. (920) 847-2215.

? COMPUTER DISCUSSION, 1 to 3 p.m. Apple computer users share projects, successes and quandaries. Door County Library, 2323 Mill Road, Sister Bay. Free. (920) 854-2721.

? CONCERT, 7 p.m. Jenny Bienemann CD release show; part of the Woodwalk Concert Series. Woodwalk Gallery, 6746 County G, Egg Harbor. $15. (920) 868-2912.

? CONCERT, 7:30 p.m. "Hagen Family Sings," preceded by 6:30 p.m. potluck picnic. The Red Barn, 147 S. Shore Drive, Washington Island. $3-$5. (920) 847-3064.

? CONCERT, 8 p.m. with soul/funk pioneer The Family Stone. Door Community Auditorium, 3926 Wisconsin 42, Fish Creek. $28-$46. (920) 868-2728.

? TRUNK SHOW, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jewelry by Michael Vincent Michaud. Edgewood Orchard Galleries, 4140 Peninsula Players Road, Fish Creek. (920) 868-3579.

? WEARABLE ART SHOW, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Artist-made apparel, accessories and jewelry. Village Hall, 10693 N. Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay. (920) 421-0449.

JULY 6

? ART IN THE PARK, All day. Lakeside Park, Wisconsin 57 and County V, Jacksonport. (920) 823-2288.

? BOOK SALE, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Door County Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave., Sturgeon Bay. (920) 743-6578.

? COMMUNITY THEATER, 7:30 p.m. "Almost Maine," a romantic comedy by John Cariani, presented by the Island Players. Trueblood Performing Arts Center, 870 Main Road, Washington Island. $15 adults, $8 students. (920) 847-2215.

? CONCERT, 8 p.m. "Elvis and Orbison: The Voices of Rock." Door Community Auditorium, 3926 Wisconsin 42, Fish Creek. $22-$35. (920) 868-2728.

? DOOR COUNTY RENAISSANCE FAIRE, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 16th-century European market, costumed characters, street performers, arts demonstrations, three stages, children's activities, vendors. 5226 Monument Point Road, Egg Harbor. $10-$12. (920) 973-8233.

? GRILLING, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visit with celebrity grill chefs Mad Dog and Merrill. Country Ovens, 229 E. Main, Forestville. (920) 856-6767.

? HERITAGE PROGRAM, 9 to 11 a.m. Glass fusing with Gary Chaudoir. Corner of the Past, Koessl Barn, Wisconsin 57 and Country Lane, Sister Bay. (920) 854-7680.

? SUMMER FESTIVAL, all day. Music, kids' games, food, Venetian boat parade and fireworks at dusk. Clark Park, Fish Creek. (800) 577-1880.

? TRUNK SHOW, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jewelry by Michael Vincent Michaud. Edgewood Orchard Galleries, 4140 Peninsula Players Road, Fish Creek. (920) 868-3579.

? WEARABLE ART SHOW, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Artist-made apparel, accessories and jewelry. Village Hall, 10693 N. Bay Shore Drive, Sister Bay. (920) 421-0449.

JULY 7

? ART IN THE PARK, All day. Lakeside Park, Wisconsin 57 and County V, Jacksonport. (920) 823-2288.

? ART RECEPTION, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Opening of "Shadows" exhibit with work by Kristi Roenning and Tom Linden. Woodwalk Gallery, 6746 County G, Egg Harbor. (920) 868-2912.

? COMMUNITY THEATER, 7:30 p.m. "Almost Maine," a romantic comedy by John Cariani, presented by the Island Players. Trueblood Performing Arts Center, 870 Main Road, Washington Island. $15 adults, $8 students. (920) 847-2215.

? DAIRY BREAKFAST, 6 to 11:30 a.m. 32nd annual event. Breakfast, music, hayrides, petting zoo. Sponsored by Sevastopol FFA Alumni. Door Vue Dairy (Jason and Nicole Staats farm), 5418 Jarman Road, Sturgeon Bay. $8 for ages 7 and older. (920) 743-4956.

? DOOR COUNTY RENAISSANCE FAIRE, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 16th-century European market, costumed characters, street performers, arts demonstrations, three stages, children's activities, vendors. 5226 Monument Point Road, Egg Harbor. $10-$12. (920) 973-8233.

? MIDSUMMER'S MUSIC, 3 p.m. 23rd season. "Adventurous Currents" program with music by Mily Balakirev, Frederic Kalkbrenner, Charles Gounod and Felix Mendelssohn performed by Midsummer's classical chamber ensemble. The Clearing Folk School, 12171 Garrett Bay Road, Ellison Bay. $25 adults, $10 students. (920) 854-7088.

? TRUNK SHOW, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jewelry by Michael Vincent Michaud. Edgewood Orchard Galleries, 4140 Peninsula Players Road, Fish Creek. (920) 868-3579.

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