Archives: September 2011

An Evening with Garrison Keillor at the PAC

Radio Hall of Famer and long-time host of the National Public Radio hit “A Prairie Home Companion®,” Garrison Keillor returns to the Fox Cities with his trademark wit. Spend an enchanting evening of Midwestern humor with a man whose wisdom has entertained and enlightened radio listeners and readers for more than 35 years. Keillor promises [...Read More]

Coffeenerdness in Downtown Appleton

Downtown Appleton has our share of coffee houses and when Peter King was in town for the Packer game last week here is what he though of our Downtown Appleton coffee experience. From Peter King's Monday Morning Quarterback 9/12/11 j. Coffeenerdness II: What a good coffee town Appleton, Wisc., is. In a two-block stretch of [...Read More]

Back To School Trivia Walk

ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A..... Join the Downtown Appleton businesses and the Appleton Public Library in our first Downtown Trivia Walk to find out! September 17, 10am-3pm To participate: 10am-3pm: Pick up your list of trivia locations and answer sheet at the Downtown Appleton Farm Market Next: Visit businesses and answer a multiple choice question at each [...Read More]

What Did Lawrence University Do Last Summer?

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qY4cj28-xdw&w=640&h=390] What did you do on your summer vacation? When it comes to the Lawrence campus, the answer is "a lot!" From renovating offices and student residences to sprucing up the landscape and installing new equipment, crews were very busy this summer, and as you'll see, it seems like no corner of the campus [...Read More]