Allen F Blocher Planetarium - Public Programs on Sundays at UWSP 715-346-2139 No admission charge.
Galaxies 2:00pm January 26 - February 2,9,16,23 - March 2,9
January 11, 2014 Jensen Center 487 Main St., Amherst 715-570-3109Garden Dreams: A Sturday with Portage County Master Gardener Volunteers 7:30am-3pm
January 11,2014 Rosholt Blizzard Busters Fisheree and Raffle 10am-4pm Lake Helen Hwy 49, Rosholt
January 18-19 2014 Annual Artic Run Model Railroad Show & Sale Holiday Inn Hotel,1001 Amber Ave Stevens Point 715-341 8228 trainweb.org/cwmr
Mar 28-30 Golden Sands Home Builders Assoc Home & Garden Show Fri 5-8pm;Sat 10am-4pm; Sun.10am-2pm. Holiday Inn Convention Center 715-341-3536
Skiing - Cross Country skiers are offered more than 36 miles of trails . Beginner to expert trails are to be found at Iverson Park, Plover River Trail, Schmeeckle and Standing Rocks. For information on snow conditions please contact the Portage County Parks Dept. at 715-346-1433 or City Parks at 715-346-1531.
Downhill Skiing - is available at Standing Rocks and for more information call 715-346-1433.
Sledding - Iverson Park Winter Sports Area - Hillcrest Drive in Stevens Point. There are 4 sled and saucer hills,one hill specifically for children under 6. Two toboggan slides, warming house, ice-skating and groomed cross country skiing trail. Dependent on weather conditions. www.stevenspoint.com/wintersports
Snowmobiling -Portage County has more than 30 miles of scenic groomed trails. Call for information on trails and conditions 715-343-6277. Call the Convention & Visitors Bureau for a trail map. 715-344-2556
Sleigh Rides - Wild West Campground & Corral - 9495 Hwy 54 Amherst. Call to make sure of winter conditions 715-824-5112 www.wildwestcampground.com
Ice Skating - Public ice skating at the KB Willett Arena Call for time and dates 715-346-1576
Snowshoe the Ice Age Trail call 715-344-0686
Tour the Breweries - A winter weekend exploring the Art of Brewing in Portage County.
Four wonderful breweries have made the area their home. Some serve food, most have tours or tastings but all have their very special brews available. Check Location to find out more about them.
THE ART SCENE
Gallery Q Artists Cooperative 1108 Main St. Stevens Point
Scarabocchio Art Museum 800 Main Street, Stevens Point- January 17 2014 Mary Robinson "Brassica" Artist Reception6-8pm
Riverfront Arts Center - 1200 Crosby Ave. Stevens Point The Fine art Gift Gallery -715 343-6251 firstname.lastname@example.org
Arts Bash Feb 1 7 to 10:30 pm. University Stevens Point Art & Design Department $50 in advance or $75 at the door. www.artsbash.com
Feb Feb 10 Carlsten Art Gallery Reception: I Collect, I Create 2-4pm UWSP 715-346-4797
Feb 15-16 Point Dance Annual Spring Performance Sat. 7:30pm;Sun 2pm @1800 Theater 715-592-4140 PointDance.org
Feb 22-23 Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra Concert III - Healthy Excursions Sat. 7:30pm: Sun. 4pm @1800 Theater 715-345-2976 cwso.org
Feb 22 Tomorrow River Concert: Chance 7:30 pm Lettie Jensen Community Center 487 N. Main Amherst. 715-824-5202
Mar 15 Tomorrow River Concerts - Lee Murdock 7:30pm Lettie Jensen Center, Amherst 715-824-5202 JensenCenter.org
Feb 7-9, 14-16 cwACT presents Psych 7:30 Fri. & Sat.: 4pm Sun @1800 Theater 715-346-4100
Feb. 28, March 1-3 and 6-8 Fri & Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm UWSP Theatre & Dance The Crucible 715-346-4429 UWSP.edu/theatre-dance
Mar 29 UWSP Performing Arts: Brooklyn Rider 7:30pm @1800 Theater 715-346-2043 UWSP.edu/urc