Category: General

Ladies' Day

If you’re like me after you adjust the clocks for daylight savings time, you’re ready!  Ready for sunshine, warm weather and therefore your warm-weather wardrobe.  Don’t get me wrong, I know we will still have some cooler days when a light sweater or jacket will be needed, but most of us are getting sick of [...Read More]

Meet Jane Austen

Travel to the world of Jane Austen this March with Meet Jane Austen workshop only at the Paper Discovery Center. Enjoy experiencing creating your own Coptic stitched journal while guided by Miss Austen. You’ll enjoy a cup of tea, learn more about Miss Austen and her world, and leave with a handmade treasure to keep. [...Read More]

Wildwood Film Festival 2018

  Asking an organizer to write about the upcoming 17th Annual Wildwood Film Festival is similar to asking a wallpaper hanger to do his job in a windstorm, interesting to say the least.  At this point, less than a week away from our event, random thoughts go through my mind.  How much time is there [...Read More]

More Ice Buzz

With the excitement building for the coming Winter Olympics on Feb. 9th and Love Is In The Air Ice Sculptures Downtown on Feb. 10th On January 19th, enjoy a Teen Skate from 9:30 pm – 11 pm at the Tri-County Ice Arena featuring a live deejay, music, skating, and plenty of fun. On January 27th, [...Read More]


(APPLETON, WI)—  The Fox Cities Exhibition Center will welcome area residents and visitors to an “Around the Corner with John McGivern” Preview Party and Premiere Showing on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, hosted by Appleton Downtown Inc.  Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. with the show airing at 7:00 p.m.  Pre-show activities will include a historical [...Read More]

Rediscover Appleton! 

Wait, what?  You heard me. Make 2018 your year to Rediscover Appleton.  Whether you’ve recently moved here or lived here all your life, I challenge you to seek out and embrace the abundance of opportunities that are present here. Many of us become complacent with our lives and start doing things by rote.  That includes [...Read More]