It's true - everyone is cold!!  While you are inside staying warm, browse through this list of community events for the weekend and to close out January.  You'll be glad to see there are some toasty options for you and your family right here in the neighborhood!

Name:
 John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Dates/Times: Every MWF 10am-5pm, TuTh 10am-8pm, SaSu 10am-4pm
Website: https://www.jmkac.org
Event Description:  Various artist exhibitions – Free Admission
Location: John Michael Kohler Arts Center, 608 New York Ave, Sheboygan
Contact Information: 920-458-6144



Name:  Elkhart Inn Trivia Night
Date:  Every Wednesday, Jan 9-Feb 20
Time:  6pm
Websitehttps://www.elkhartinn.com
Location:  Elkhart Inn
Event Description:  Gather your squad and head to Elkhart Inn every Wednesday to eat, drink and tease your brain! Enjoy drink and app specials while you work through the questions.  Complimentary to play.  Food and beverage additional charge
Contact:  Jamie Skelton (920) 876-5856

Name: O.W.L.S. (Older, Wiser, Livelier, Seniors)
Dates: Every Friday, Jan 25-Feb 22
Time: 8:30am-10:30am
Location: Maywood, 3615 Mueller Road, Sheboygan
Event Description: Each Friday, time will be spent both indoors and outdoors actively learning about nature’s marvels, and improving your skills in becoming a naturalist with hands-on activities.  During these winter months we will begin developing a list of must-see places that are close to home. Advanced registration appreciated by calling (920) 459-3906 or emailing maywood@sheboyganwi.gov. Walk-ins welcomed. Free Admission.
Contact Information: Send an Email

Name: STEAM Storytime
Date: Every Friday, Jan 25-May 31
Time: 10:15am-10:45am
Website: http://www.abkids.org
Event Description:  “STEAM” represents the combination of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. During STEAM Storytime, we will combine familiar read aloud books with fun and hands-on activities that will challenge children’s thinking and problem-solving abilities. Opportunities for hands-on play with different materials will allow children to learn and extend their knowledge and creative thinking skills. Free Admission (Targeted ages: 2-4 years)
Location: Above & Beyond Children's Museum, 902 N. 8th St, Sheboygan
Contact Information: 920-458-4263

Name:  Senior (Adult Only) Ice Skating
Dates:  Every Wednesday, Jan 30-Mar 6
Times:  9:30am-11:30am
Location:  Sheboygan Lakers Ice Center (Indoor), 1202 S. Wildwood Ave, Sheboygan
Fees/Admission:  Admission is $3.00 and skate rental, if needed, is $3.00.

Name:  Bowl For Kids' Sake
Date/Time: Jan 25 - Jan 27 Bowling shifts Friday night, Saturday afternoon and evening and Sunday at noon
Website: http://www.bbbssc.org/bfks
Event Description:  Bowl For Kids’ Sake is one of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sheboygan County’s signature fundraisers. Each year over 600 people from around the community come together to have fun and raise money to support the important work Big Brothers Big Sisters does for kids facing adversity in our County. I’s a fun and easy way to support the life-changing work of Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring programs. Register and secure your date and lane reservation.
Location: Lakeshore Lanes, 2519 S. Business Dr., Sheboygan
Contact Information: info@bbbssc.org or 920.458.0111
Fees/Admission: Teams of 4 or 5 are asked to raise $60 or more per bowler.  

Name:  Love Bugs! Twinkle Twinkle Art Studio
Date:  Sat, Jan 26
Time:  1:00pm
Location:  Plymouth Arts Center, 520 East Mill St, Plymouth
Event Description:  A project based class, join SASD art teacher, Mary, as she helps you create fun, whimsical, and imaginative creations! Pre-registration is required.  Children grades 3-6 are welcome to sign up (younger students with instructor approval)
Fees/Admission:  $20 per class, $90 for all 5 classes

Name: Trivia Night Fundraiser
Date: Sat, Jan 26
Time: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Event Description: Test your trivia knowledge in support of Maywood. Join us for a fun-filled evening of 10 rounds of general knowledge trivia. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three scoring teams. Teams may bring snacks and non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy during the event. Maywood will provide free popcorn. Soda and other beverages will be available to purchase. Pre-payment of your team’s table fee is greatly appreciated and pre-registration is strongly encouraged as tables fill quickly. Walk-ins accepted as space allows. Call (920) 459-3906 or email maywood@sheboyganwi.gov to register your table. Proceeds support Maywood’s educational programs.
Location: Maywood, 3615 Mueller Rd, Sheboygan
Fees/Admission: $80/table of 8

Name: No Quarter - A Tribute to Led Zeppelin
Date: Sat, Jan 26
Time: 7:30pm- 10:00pm
Website: https://www.weillcenter.com/events-and-tickets/calendar-of-events/no-quarter-3/
Event Description:  They’re back! No Quarter - Tribute to the Music of Led Zeppelin, will be performing the music from the Led Zeppelin movie, The Song Remains the Same
Location: Weill Center, 826 N 8th St, Sheboygan
Contact Information: Kim Meller (General Manager)
Fees/Admission: Tickets are $25-$28 (plus tax) depending on seat location in the theater.

Name: Blind Boys of Alabama
Date: Sun, Jan 27
Time: 7:00pm- 10:00pm
Website: https://www.weillcenter.com/events-and-tickets/calendar-of-events/blind-boys-of-alabama/
Event Description: The Blind Boys of Alabama have been together for 7 decades Hailed as "gospel titans" by Rolling Stone, the Blind Boys first rose to fame in the segregated south with their thrilling vocal harmonies and roof-raising live show. The New York Times said that they "came to epitomize what is known as jubilee singing, a livelier breed of gospel music," adding that "they made it zestier still by adding jazz and blues idioms and turning up the volume, creating a sound…like the rock 'n' roll that grew out of it." Others call it "soul-stirring harmonies" and "range of cross-genre collaborations," and  "legendary."
Fees/Admission:  Tickets are $45-$80 (plus tax) depending on seat location in the theater.

Name: COASTAL Behind the Scenes: Humane Society of Sheboygan County
Date: Tues, Jan 29
Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm
Event Description: Cozy up to a warm and fuzzy friend at the Humane Society. Join us for this behind-the-scenes tour and learn why this shelter is not just a place to adopt an animal or find a missing one, but a place to visit over and over again. This is your shelter, built by this community – a place to find happiness for animals and families alike.

Location: Humane Society of Sheboygan County, 3107 N. 20th St, Sheboygan
Contact Information: Tammy Graf
Fees/Admission: There is no fee for this event.

Name: RIBBON CUTTING: Sheboygan County Food Bank
Date: Thurs, Jan 31
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm
Event Description: Join us for a ribbon cutting and open house with Sheboygan County Chamber of Commerce, which includes an exclusive first look at our new commercial-size freezer with a pallet-sized door – an important piece of equipment completely supported by our generous community. This freezer will allow us to accept more fresh products, like meats, from local companies, and better serve our hungry neighbors by offering more protein and fresh product. Enjoy refreshments, take a tour of the warehouse, and learn more about your Free & Local food bank that is dedicated to directly addressing the food needs of each of our 11,000 hungry neighbors, every day.
Location: 3115 N. 21st St, Sheboygan
Contact Information: Shawn Jackson
Fees/Admission: No Fee

Name: Effective Communication Strategies and Dementia
Date: Thurs, Jan 31
Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm
Website: http://www.alz.org/sewi
Event Description: Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.
Location: Mead Library Rocca Room, 710 N. 8th St, Sheboygan
Contact Information: Ginny Nyhuis, Regional Service Manager Alzheimer's Association 800.272.3900
Fees/Admission: No cost to attend, but registration is required. Call 800.272.3900

Name: Manitowoc Minute's Charlie Berens: OH MY GOSH!
Date: Thurs, Jan 31
Time: 7:30pm-10:00pm
Website: https://www.weillcenter.com/events-and-tickets/calendar-of-events/manitowoc-minutes-charlie-berens-o
Event Description: Returning after two record breaking, SOLD OUT shows in March 2018. Oh my gosh! We're doing it again folks. Da Manitowoc Minute is back on da road coming to your town real quick once. It's a brand new show that's one part Manitowoc Minute, one part Charlie Berens and three parts Craigslist. What could possibly go wrong? Get some tickets real quick once and keep 'er movin!
Location: 826 N 8th St, Sheboygan, WI
Contact Information: Kim Meller (General Manager)
Fees/Admission: Tickets are $30-$45 (plus tax) depending on seat location in the theater.

Name:  High School Sporting Events
For a complete schedule of the Big East Conference, go to https://oostburg.k12.wi.us/high-school/#hsathletics Click on Big East Conference or Athletic Calendar.

Name:  Movies under a snuggly blanket in front of the fire with a warm drink.
Date:  Anytime in the next week as it will be COLD
Time:  Whenever you can squeeze it in
Location:  Your couch
Event Description:  I’m just checking to see if anyone is actually reading this!!  Leave a comment if you are reading this and have a good movie to recommend! 

Resource Websites:

www.cityofportwashington.com
https://business.sheboygan.org/events
http://events.sheboyganpress.com/
http://visitsheboygan.com/events/list/