So many recreational opportunities at Upper and Lower Henry Schuette Park. City of Manitowoc Parks and Recreation Division Manager, Curt Hall, provides an introduction to the Community Built Playground at Upper Henry Schuette Park. This incredible asset is a fun resource for kids of many ages. We also learn about the history of Lower Henry
Join Parks & Rec Division Manager Curt Hall on the Grateful Parks Tour as we explore Citizen Park. Do you know the meaning of the name of this park? Citizen Park is one of Manitowoc’s most active parks with the Manitowoc Youth Baseball Complex, Manitowoc Family Aquatic Center and Mini-Golf, playground with zipline, tennis courts,
Silver Creek Park is one of Manitowoc’s destination parks. At 71 acres, it is second in size only to Camp Vits. Amenities include a Field House for indoor events, Concession Stand for outdoor events, Picnic Point overlooking Lake Michigan, playground, premiere disc golf course, winter sledding hills, fat bike trails, and beach access. Silver Creek
This charming neighborhood park has a playground, basketball hoop, walking trails, tennis court and pickleball court. Join Manitowoc Parks & Recreation Division Manager Curt Hall as he visits Fleetwood Park on the Grateful Parks Tour. And, then, get out and play. #coolestcoast #ManitowocParksandRecreationDivision #CityofManitowoc
Fascinating natural resource asset on the Coolest Coast at Cherney Maribel Caves County Park, situated on the Niagara Escarpment. The Cavers of the Wisconsin Speleological Society and Park Volunteers provide an in-depth overview to the many caves of the park: Maribel New Hope Cave, Tartarus Cave System, Treasure Cave, Pancake Cave, Coopers Cave and the
Today Tina is talking with Julia Lee about some wonderful children’s programing at the library.
Today we are talking with Carrie Pearson, Teen Associate about 3 programs for youth at the library.
We met with Jim Knickelbine, Executive Director of Woodland Dunes Nature Center and Preserve for a sneak peek of their newly renovated and expanded Nature Center. Hint: It’s gorgeous! The Nature Center is now open to the public with restrictions (Limited to 10 people within at a time, masks required). Infrastructure and resource investments on
Julia Lee of Manitowoc Public Library tells about the Virtual Tour the Trucks program.
We will be welcoming high school students from across Manitowoc County to the stream tomorrow evening to present their business ideas and to compete for scholarships and in-kind support. Moderator Jeff Sachse.
The Library will be offering stimulating and fun STEM programs this summer.
Coffee on the Coast with Kiel City Administrator Jamie Aulik and School Administrator Brad Ebert. Find out the unique way they are honoring their graduates in the era of COVID-19.
In celebration of Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (May), Xia Vang wore traditional Hmong costume and shared a bilingual story in both Hmong and English. The Book is called “Tsev Need Was Kuv Hlub” or “The Family That I Love”, by author See For, illustrated by Duachaka Her. Enjoy.
In celebration of Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (May), Kaonou Hang wore traditional Hmong costume and shared a bilingual story in both Hmong and English. The Book is called “Thom Khwm Liab” or “Red Socks”, by author Ellen Mayer, illustrated by Ying-Hwa Hu. Enjoy.
The Wisconsin Waterways ? Room at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum is a fun and educational hands on learning environment all about how water behaves including dams, irrigation, piping, lochs and resources about marine life in Dr. Gill’s education room. Kids and adults alike will enjoy the interactive exhibits. The Waterways Room really makes a splash!
It’s the 60th Anniversary of the Clipper City Model Railroad Club. Join us for this interview with founding member Capt. Al Nelson and a look at the fascinating model railroad layout. There’s buttons to push that activate various experiences, and secrets to find throughout the layouts including a ‘Go Packers’ rock. Enjoy 30 locomotives and
In this episode of Coffee on the Coast, we learn more about the 90 year history of the Holy Family Conservatory of Music with Dr. Stanislava Varshavski and Sister Carol Ann Gambsky. Students of all ages and all instruments, including voice, are welcome to take lessons at the Conservatory. Emmy Award winner Garth Neustadter started
Snoga! Snowshoe Yoga at Woodland Dunes Nature Preserve. Read that sentence one more time. Does it get any cooler than winter on the Coolest Coast? Thank you to yogi Jennifer Jelenic for leading a snowshoe hike through the trails at beautiful Woodland Dunes with yoga stops along the way. Tree pose in the forest is
It’s the holiday season! The 31st Annual Lakeshore Holiday Parade in downtown Manitowoc kicks off Wednesday, November 27 at 6:30pm. The first night the holiday decorations will be illuminated. Santa Claus reception before and after at the Rahr-West Art Museum. Thank you to all the sponsors and participants for creating a cool kickoff to the
Jennifer Kitzmann and Curt Hall (City of Manitowoc Parks Dept) join us on Coffee on the Coast to talk about adopting and improving a city park. In this particular case, Jennifer is leading the effort to create a sign for the Paws ‘N Play dog park area near the lighthouse. Special fundraising event at Ryan’s
We love playing on the Coolest Coast and this new adaptive reuse project renovated a shuttered facility and turned it into a multiplex of healthful fun and adventure in the heart of downtown. Join us for rock climbing, laser tag, batting cages, ninja gym, arcade and more!
International friendships, cultural immersion and a broadened perspective on the world are just a few of the benefits of participating in the Manitowoc International Relations Association sister-city student exchange with Kamogawa, Japan. It is a beautiful friendship shared between our two cities. Here the students express in their own words the profound impact of the
36 holes of disc golf along the shores of Lake Michigan and through the beautiful woods of Silver Creek Park. Join us Jim Lanen tells us more about the sport, the Silver Cup Tournament and a clinic open to all interested community members. It’s a great day to get your game on. More info at