New Kwik Trip sets grand opening
PLEASANT PRAIRIE — The grand opening for the new Kwik Trip in Pleasant Prairie will take place 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at 10215 120th Ave.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony begins at 11 a.m.
Game night set for youth with disabilities
RACINE — “GameAble” begins at 6 p.m. Thursday at Society’s Assets, 5200 Washington Road, Suite 225.
The game night for youth ages 14-25 with disabilities will include a variety of board games, card games, video games and computer games.
The group meets the third Thursday of every month.
Bingo games slated at Moose Lodge
KENOSHA — Senior Action Council bingo takes place 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Moose Lodge, 3005 30th Ave.
Early birds start at 10:30, with the regular session at 11:30.
Food and beverages are available for purchase. There are raffles and door prizes as well.
Program to look at climate change efforts
SOMERS — A program on local efforts to address climate change takes place Thursday in Petrifying Springs Park, 5555 Seventh Ave.
The Southeast Gateway Sierra Club program will begin with a social time at 5 p.m. in the park’s Biergarten before moving to Pavilion 3 at 6 p.m. for the program and potluck dinner.
The program will feature UW-Parkside students and members of Kenosha’s Green Congregations as well as a discussion of Racine’s Sustainability Task Force.
For questions about what to bring, contact Mary Ann at email@example.com.
Local high schoolers invited to visit Carthage
KENOSHA — A Carthage College visit day for high school students from Kenosha and Racine takes place 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Carthage, 2002 Alford Park Drive.
The program will include information on financial aid, a student panel discussion and a campus tour.
For more information, go to www.carthage.edu/admissions/visit/kenosha.
Six-week watercolor classes to begin
KENOSHA — A watercolor class begins this week at the Kenosha Art Association in the Kenosha Creative Space building, 5615 Seventh Ave.
There are two classes from which to choose: 9 a.m. to noon on six consecutive Thursdays or 9 a.m. to noon on six consecutive Fridays.
The cost is $85.
For more information, call 262-654-0065 or go to www.kenoshaartassociation.org.
Kenosha Art Association to host drawing class
KENOSHA — A drawing class, exploring assorted techniques and a variety of media, begins Thursday.
The two-week class meets 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday as well as Sept. 26 at the Kenosha Art Association, 5615 Seventh Ave..
The fee is $20. For more information or to register, call 262-654-0065.
Program offers introduction to yoga
KENOSHA — A program on getting started with yoga meets 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Northside Library, 1500 27th Ave.
The program will explore the many forms/styles of yoga and what to look for in a studio, gym, teacher or online program.
Nature Storytime slated at Pringle center
BRISTOL — Nature Storytime begins at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave.
A nature-themed story will be read, followed by a related craft.
This program is appropriate for young children accompanied by an adult and is not suited for large groups.
There is no charge, and no registration is required.
Event to feature local nonprofit groups
RACINE — “Harborfest: Celebrating Racine & Kenosha County” takes place 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Racine Zoo, 2131 N. Main St.
This family-friendly event brings together nonprofits, education resources and the public. It provides a platform for sharing of services, resources and needs.
There is no charge. A free Eventbrite ticket includes free zoo admission.
Genealogy networking group to meet
SALEM LAKES — A genealogy networking group meets 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Community Library, 24615 89th St.
This is an informal gathering where people can talk about genealogy and share tips and resources with other family history enthusiasts.
Teen Video Gaming Group to meet
KENOSHA — The Teen Video Gaming Group meets 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Uptown Library, 2419 63rd St.
Teens can try virtual reality, retro video games and others.
Linocut class slated at art gallery
KENOSHA — A linocut class begins Thursday at Lemon Street Gallery, 4601 Sheridan Road.
The class meets 6 to 8 p.m. for two consecutive Thursdays.
This class will go over carving and how to pull a single-color print.
Cost is $50 plus $20 for supplies.
Learn how to use Narcan at class
KENOSHA — Narcan training takes place 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Racine Kenosha Community Action Agency, 2000 63rd St.
In this free class, participants will learn how to administer Narcan in the case of opioid overdose.
Classes take place the third Thursday of each month at the CAA and are presented by the Kenosha County Division of Health.