Mark Your Calendars for these Member Events!

New London Area Chamber of Commerce

SAVE THE DATE FOR May 18th 2024! REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Register with Eventbrite above or print the brochure here. 

Women’s Wellness Walk is dedicated to educating and empowering women to make good choices with their health and nutrition and creating a healthy balance for their life. Over 115 women participated this year. We encouraged attendees to relax and share the day with family and friends. The day was filled with laughter, education, inspiration, and most of all fun.

The event begins and ends at Familiar Grounds where health-based exhibitors lined the entire coffee shop to interact with guests.  Attendees chose two activities to participate in and they walked between area businesses and organizations to both classes. Classes offered this year are below.

  1. Me First, a Time to Reflect & Regroup – Location: 106 W. North Water St. MK Flooring building, class done by Thedacare – Things you should know about your Annual Physical and routine care! Come learn what is new regarding recommended health maintenance to ensure that you can live your best life. Tina Bettin will share the important changes that you need to know to stay on top of your health and well-being.
  2. Dream Pillow – Location: 303 W. North Water St. USW Local 2-1970 , class done by Irish acres farm stay – Say YES! and join in the Y.ou E.mpower S.pirit DREAM PILLOW craft session. Learn about the history and meaning of a dream pillow. Dream pillows are the key to the limitless universe of dreams. They induce relaxation and melt away the day’s nervous tension. Create your own personalized small muslin sachet filled with a blend of organic aromatic herbs.
  3. Chalk Couture With Robin – Location: 112 W. Wolf River Ave., Robin’s Nest Learning Center, LLC – Are you interested in making some beautiful crafts to decorate your home for a special occasion, or give to someone special as a gift? If you’re not sure where to start, this is the class for you. Create a canvas project with Robin a designer with Chalk Couture. You don’t have to be artistic, just be open-minded to trying something new.
  4. Make Some Macramé – Location: 509 W. North Water Street Events Everlasting -Macramé is a form of textile produced using knotting techniques. The primary knots of macrame’ are the square and forms of “hitching” various combinations of half hitches. Create something fun and learn a new skill while relaxing with your friends.
  5. Purposeful Potting– Location: 609 N. Shawano St Bees & Blossoms Farm – Growing flowers in pots will not only brighten up your backyard but they will also brighten your mood. Check out this demonstration class at a greenhouse and learn from the expert gardener, Liz who will give you tips to liven up your outdoor space and give you potting tips you can use at home.
  6. Beginner Yoga & Self Care – Location: 213 W. North Water St. Mindful Movements Yoga Studio – Yoga is a practice that connects the body, breath and mind. It uses physical postures, breathing exercise and meditation to improve overall health. Join Mindy at her brand new yoga studio downtown for this beginner yoga and self care class. Yoga is a great way to improve your overall health and well being.

Ticket price includes: a welcome bag, light breakfast with mimosa, live music, exhibitors, choice of 2 activities, lunch, fashion show and door prizes! Contact the Chamber about purchasing tickets for Mother’s Day or for your group of friends and family.

Creative Elements Studio

Join us for Kids Painting Classes every Wednesday at 5pm!!
Paint Classes By Creative Elements.
Registration is required 24 hours before class.
To register please call 715-701-5464


Donate Life Month – Pause to Give Life Observance ThedaCare New London and Waupaca will join organizations across the nation to raise our Donate Life flag and Pause to Give Life.
This annual event honors organ and tissue donors and encourages others to join the donor registry.
Flags are raised at a specific time to recognize that 1 organ donor can save up to 8 lives.
The flag raising is followed by a 100 second moment of silence dedicated to the more than 100,000 patients who are still waiting to receive a lifesaving gift.
We encourage you to take a little time out of your day to Pause to Give Life and register to be an organ and tissue donor:

When: Wednesday April 10, 2024
Where: ThedaCare New London at 10:00am / ThedaCare Waupaca at 1:00pm

Event Objectives:-
Raise awareness of the need for registered donors; honor living donors, donors/donor families; and drive donor registration
Create a statewide collaborative event providing an opportunity for all donation mission-based organizations to come together to promote the need for organ (deceased and living), tissue and eye donation and the Wisconsin organ donor registry

New London Seventh-day Adventist Church

Mindful Movements Yoga

Join us Wednesdays at 5:30pm for an hour of Vinyasa Flow yoga. Cost is $12 per class drop in rate or $50 for a 5 session punch card. Payment can be made cash, card or Venmo.
Hope to see you there! Any questions, please email me at or check out our website at

Small Business Development Center at UWSP

Join WWBIC online for this one-hour training that will make you a small business tax pro!
At this training, an enrolled agent will walk you through ways to understand your taxes, available tax write-offs, and more!

Wolf River Art League

WRAL Monthly Meeting - April 10, 2024
Washington Center
500 W. Washington Street
New London, WI
Meeting Overview:
•• 6:00 PM Artist Demo/Social TBD
•• 6:30 PM Meeting Start
WRAL Meeting:
- Committee Updates
- Other Topics
• Everyone is welcome to visit us! No Cost
• Membership is $20 per year when you join.
Visit our NEW Website:

Emanuel Ev. Lutheran Church

American Legion Norris Spencer Post 263 and Auxiliary

Mosquito Hill Nature Center

Join us for a 60 minute slow flow yoga class great for participants of all ages and fitness levels. Certified yoga instructor and strength coach Cassie Kottke, will lead participants though a series of poses to stretch, and strengthen all of the muscles of the body. Cassie will also guide you through proper breathing techniques along with a short meditation at the end of class. Please bring your own yoga mat."
Email Cassie at to reserve your spot by Thursday night before class.
Cost: $12
Registration and payment are due by the Thursday night before each class.

Mob Bear Creek, The

Come join us to benefit Taylor Beeman for medical, recovery and rehab expenses with a dart tournament and meat raffle!
-Broken Arrow Taphouse
N8245 Old Highway 47, Black Creek, WI 54106
-Registration starts @ Noon
-Darts fly @ 1pm
-Meat Raffle @ 3pm
-Raffle Baskets all day
-Get your tickets at Broken Arrow Taphouse for a chance to win a new cooler filled with booooooze!
-2 person teams - male/female
-$30/team - 301 games
-Bring your own partners
To pre-register contact:
Matt @ 715.892.0163
Kevin @ 920.359.0449
Brian @ Broken Arrow

Mosquito Hill Nature Center

April brings new life after the long winter. Amphibians and reptiles are on the move, plants are growing and the woods are bursting with places to explore. A naturalist-led hike will explore the nature center property as it comes alive in early spring. Come dressed for the weather as April weather can be unpredictable.

April 13th | 1-3 p.m.
Cost: $8/person, $6/student/senior/FOMH. Registration and payment are due by April 8.

New London Public Library

New London United Methodist Church

City of New London

New London Fish & Game Club

Whopper Weekend Raffle tickets are available at the following locations:
Modern Flooring, The Waters Supper Club, Johnny's Little Shop of Bait, Wallies Still, Dale Gas, R K Gunsmithing & Sales, Phil's Still, the Club House and the New London Chamber. 
Whopper Weekend

Wolf River Trips & Campgrounds

Dragon's Den Bar & Grill / Mindful Movements Yoga

Promote positivity and improve mental and physical health through mindful movement. Join us April 20 at 9am for an hour of Yoga with Mindful Movements followed by a Bottomless Mimosa and Pastry bar from Dragons Den Bar + Grill.
Cost $20 (you can purchase tickets online or at the bar).
Saturday, April 20, 2024
9am - 10am Yoga
10am - 11am Mimosa and Pastry Bar.
Dragons Den Bar + Grill
318 W. North Water. St.
Downtown New London, WI.

Mosquito Hill Nature Center

CAP Services, Inc.

Dragon's Den Bar & Grill

Our first time at this new venue! Happy to be back in New London!
Show Time: 9 PM - 1 AM | April 20th
INFER/RED is a high-energy, high-voltage Rock and Roll cover band playing hits across all decades with unmatched stage energy. We give you the Punk, Grunge, Alternative, and Classic Rock and Roll show you will never forget. Since its founding, INFER/RED has shared the stage with rock legends Lita Ford, Warrant, Bret Michaels, Dokken, and Everclear.
Artist we cover:
Green Day
Foo Fighters
My Chemical Romance
Rage Against the Machine
The Beatles
The Rolling Stones
Arctic Monkeys
Alice In Chains
The Strokes
And more!
Learn more at

Events Everlasting

Join Heather April 21 at 11am for this class to learn how to make a suncatcher! This is the perfect craft to get you in the spring/summer mood! The class will most likely take longer than an hour, so prepare for it to vary based on the size of the project you chose.
Cost: $25 - $50, based on the frame chosen

Olive & Rose Boutique

Just in time for Mothers Day! Join us Sunday, April 21 at 11am for a Bouquet themed cookie workshop with our friends from The Floured Whisk. You will be treated to a hands-on demonstration of cookie decorating 6 of our own cookies to take home! We provide all the materials and instruct you step-by-step. Pre-registration is required. Following a private shopping event with Olive & Rose Boutique from 1pm-3pm. We will be offering special discounts and refreshments.
The perfect Mothers Day gift so grab your mom, daughter, sister, best friend and join us! 

Wolf River Community Bank

Mosquito Hill Nature Center

Join Naturalist Mike Hibbard April 27th at 1p.m. to build a bug box with to temporarily hold butterflies and other insects for study. The box measures 5 ½” wide x 7” high x 8” long. All instructions and materials are provided. Some basic hand tools will be needed, but extras will be provided if you don’t have them. A tool list will be provided upon registration. After the boxes are completed, participants will have a chance to try them out as we go on a “catch and release” bug safari to see which insects are out and about. The workshop is recommended for children ages 10+. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

First State Bank

Thern Farm

Registration for the Mother's Day Tea at Thern Farm is open! 

Mosquito Hill Nature Center

Spring Bird Hikes
Saturdays May 5, 11, 18, and 25, 2024 at 7 AM
Spring is one of the most exciting seasons for birding! Come along for a causal, guided hike with a naturalist during the peak of the spring migration. Whether you are a beginner or expert level birder, all are welcome to attend one or any number of the offered hikes. Come dressed for the weather and wear good hiking shoes. Bring your own binoculars or borrow a pair from the nature center.
No charge. No pre-registration required. See you soon.

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420 N. Shawano St.

New London, WI 54961

(920) 982-5822