Summer in Menasha

Community Events Calendar

2017 MENASHA SUMMER ACTIVITIES

June 5--August 12: Summer Reading Programs for kids, teens, & adults - Elisha D. Smith Public Library 
June 8--Oct. 26: Farm Fresh Market - Downtown Menasha - Thursdays 2:00-6:00pm
June 12--July 20: Free Breakfast in the Classroom for anyone 18 years and younger - Clovis Grove Elementary School - Monday: Thursday- Upon student arrival (You do not need to attend Summer School Ed-Venture to eat a meal.)
June 12--July 20: Free Breakfast Summer Meals for anyone 18 years and younger - Menasha High School:  Monday - Thursday - 7:10am - 8:45am
June 12--July 20: Free Lunch Summer Meals for anyone 18 years and younger - Clovis Grove Elementary School: Monday - Thursday - 11:15am - 1:00pm
June 12--July 20: Free Lunch Summer Meals for anyone 18 years and younger - Menasha High School - Monday - Thursday- 12:00pm - 12:45pm

June

June 1: Meet the Artist - Patrick McGinnis - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 5:00pm
June 2: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Waupaca - 7:15pm
June 3: National Trails Day Walk - Jefferson Park Pavilion - 9:00am
June 3: Community First Free Fishing Day – Jefferson Park – 8:00am - noon
June 5: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library Children’s Dept. - Mondays 10:00am
June 5: Monday Matinee: A Dog's Purpose - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 2:00pm
June 5: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Sheboygan - 7:15pm
June 6: Menasha Pool Opens - Jefferson Park - 1:00pm
June 6: Summer Activity Showcase - Smith Park Pavillion - 5:30 - 7:30pm
June 6: Miller and Mike - Schildt Park - 6:00pm (free)
June 7: Community Yoga in the Park - Smith Park - 6:00pm (free)
June 9: Paperback Book Sale - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00-5:00pm
June 9: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Denmark - 7:15pm
June 10: Paperback Book Sale - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00-5:00pm
June 10: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Neenah - 6:00pm
June 11: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Shawano - 7:00pm
June 12: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library Children’s Dept. - Mondays 10:00am
June 12: Composting Introduction and Demonstration - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 6:00pm
June 13: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Marinette - 7:15pm
June 14: Randy Peterson in Concert (for kids) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
June 15: littleBits Exploration (teens & tweens) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
June 15: Summer Safety Night, Municipal Complex - 2000 Municipal Drive in Neenah - 4:30 - 7:00pm
June 15: A Conversation with Outdoors Columnist Patrick Durkin - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 6:00pm
June 15: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Green Bay - 7:15pm
June 15: Outdoor Movie Night (and more!): The Secret Life of Pets - Smith Park Pavillion - 8:30pm (free)
June 16: Baby Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
June 16: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Appleton Doubledays - 7:00pm
June 17: Doty Island Rummage Sale - 8:00am -2:00pm
June 17: Midwest Sunsplash Music Festival - Downtown Menasha - 10:00am-10:15pm
June 17: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Sparta - 1:15pm (double header)
June 18: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. New London DH - 4:30pm
June 19: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library Children’s Dept. - Mondays 10:00am
June 19: Truly Remarkable Loon (Juggling) (for kids) - Elisha D. Smith Publc Library - 10:00am
June 19: Monday Matinee: The Shack - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 2:00pm
June 19: Food Preservation - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 6:00pm
June 20: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
June 20: Nonfiction Book Discussion - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 2:00pm
June 20: Truly Remarkable Loon - Schildt Park - 6:00pm (free)
June 20: Tuesday's Summer Concert with Samuel Foth (general audience) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 7:00pm
June 20: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Appleton - 7:15pm
June 21: Zoomalota Magic with Stephen Dickinson ( for kids) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
June 22: String Art (teens & tweens) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
June 22: Summer Scamper - Smith Park Pavilion - 6:30pm (free)
June 22:  Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Kaukauna - 7:00pm
June 23: Teen 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament - Hart Park - Games begin at 3:00pm
June 23: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Plover - 7:15pm
June 24: Coffee with Artist Cori Bartz - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
June 24: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Waupaca - 7:00pm
June 24: Blue Inn Park Dance - Smith Park Pavilion - 7:00 - 10:00pm ($5 donation)
June 25: Columnist Patrick Durkin - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 6:00pm
June 25: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Oshkosh - 7:00pm
June 25:  Family Sailing Day - Jefferson Park - 1:00 to 4:00pm ($5/person)
June 26: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library Children’s Dept. - Mondays 10:00am
June 26 - 28 Community Sailing Sessions - Jefferson Park  1:00 to 3:00pm, 3:30 to 5:30pm, 6:00 to 8:00pm ($5/person, registration encouraged)
June 27: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
June 27: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Manitowoc - 7:15pm
June 28: Great Scott Magic - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
June 28: Community Yoga in the Park - Smith Park - 6:00pm
June 28: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Seymour - 7:00pm
June 29: Design Your Own Tin Can Light (teens & tweens) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
June 30: Baby Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am

July

July 3: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
July 3: Parade of Lights –Neenah to Menasha - 9:15pm (approximately 9:45pm Menasha Main Street)
July 4: Community Fest – Jefferson Park - noon to 11:00pm (Music, Food, Webfooters & Fireworks at approx. 9:30pm)
July 5: Rondini Magic Show (for kids) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
July 5: Cooped Up With Kirk -- raising backyard chickens (for adults) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 6:00pm
July 5: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Green Bay - 7:15pm
July 6: Scavenger Hunt (teens & tweens) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
July 6: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Green Bay Blue Jays - 7:00pm
July 7: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Lilttle Chute - 7:15pm
July 8: Boardwalk Dedication Event - Heckrodt Wetland Reserve - 1:00pm
July 10: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
July 10: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Manitowoc - 7:30pm
July 11: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
July 11: Magician Jim Lenz - Schildt Park - 6:00pm (free)
July 11: Menasha Twins baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Ashwaubenon - 7:00pm
July 12: Jeff McMullen Juggler - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
July 13: Friendship Bracelet Headphones (teens & tweens) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
July 14: Baby Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
July 14: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Hortonville - 7:15pm
July 17-22: Doty Island Habitat for Humanity Rock the Block
July 17: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
July 17: Community Blood Drive - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 3:30 - 6:00pm
July 18: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
July 18: Nonfiction Book Discussion - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 2:00pm
July 19: Community Yoga in the Park - Smith Park - 6:00pm (free)
July 19: Miller & Mike: Clowning Around (for kids) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
July 19: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. DePere - 7:15pm
July 20: Leather Bracelets/Bookmarks (teens & tweens), Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
July 20: Bubble Run - Smith Park Pavilion - 6:30pm ($2 registration fee)
July 21: Funny Bone Activity/Obstacle Meet - Clovis Grove Park - 9:30 - 11:30am (free)
July 24: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
July 24: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Sheboygan - 7:15pm
July 25: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
July 25: Children's Singer Tom Pease - Schildt Park - 6:00pm (free)
July 26: Jeanie B In Concert (for kids) - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
July 28: Baby Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
July 31: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am

August

August 1: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
August 1: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Appleton - 7:15pm
August 2: Juggler Jason Huneke (for all ages)  - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
August 2: Beekeeping for Beginners with Honey Bee Ware, Inc. - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 6:00pm
August 2: Menasha Park and Rec Take Me Out To The Ballgame! - Timber Rattler Stadium - 7:05pm (pre-order tickets by July 19)
August 3: Tennis Marathon - Clovis Grove Tennis Courts - 4:00pm - 10:30pm (free)
August 3: Outdoor Movie: Sing - Schildt Park - dusk 8:30 - 9:00pm
August 3: Menasha Macs baseball game at Koslo Park vs. Appleton - 7:15pm
August 7: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
August 7: Menasha Macs League Playoffs Begin
August 8: Fox Cities Senior Games - Pierce Park in Appleton - 9:00am - 1:00pm
August 8: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and Dealthy Hallows Part 1 - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
August 9: Tom Pease in Concert - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
August 10: City Carnival and Talent Show - Smith Park - 4:00-6:30pm Carnival/6:45pm Talent Show (small fee for games & food)
August 10: Corny Community Walk - Curtis Reed Square - Start anytime between 5:00 - 5:45 pm then music and fun from 5:30 - 7:30pm
August 11: Baby Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
August 12: Grunski Runski/Kids Fun Runski – Jefferson Park - 8:00 am – noon (entry fee required)
August 14: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
August 14: Nonfiction Book Discussion - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 2:00pm
August 15: Summer Movie Series - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
August 16 : Build it with Legos - The Learning Shops Visits Us - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm
August 21: Story Sparklers Family Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
August 22: Summer Movie Series - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:00pm
August 23: It's a Wrap Party (library program for kids) at Smith Park Pavilion - Smith Park - 1:30pm
August 23: Community Yoga in the Park - Smith Park - 6:00 - 7:00pm
August 24: Doty Island Summer Picnic - Smith Park Pavillion - 5:00 - 7:00pm
August 25: Baby Story Time - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 10:00am
August 26: Heckrodt Prairie Hootenanny - Heckrodt Wetland Reserve - noon ($5/person early registration or $8/person at the door)
August 30: Movie Day - Elisha D. Smith Public Library - 1:30pm

September

September 2 & 3: Fox Jazz Fest - Jefferson Park - 12:00 - 5:00pm
September 4: Labor Day Parade - Neenah to Menasha – 10:00am
September 8 & 9: Seafood Fest – Jefferson Park, Friday & Saturday 4:00-10:30pm

Menasha Macs baseball game tickets are $3, children high school age and under are free.
Menasha Twins baseball game tickets are $2, children and seniors are free.

Attic Theatre - 920.734.7887
Barlow Planetarium 1478 Midway Rd, Menasha 920.832.2868
Boys and Girls Club of Menasha - 920.750.5860
Heckrodt Wetland Reserve  920.720.9349
Menasha Park and Recreation Dept. 920.967.3640
Village of Fox Crossing Parks and Recreation Dept. 920.720.7108
Weis Earth Science Museum  920.832.2925

This information may change. All library events are free and open to everyone.  Those with special needs are encouraged to call the library office at 920.967.3662, within 24 hours of the event, to assure that specific needs with regards to parking, building and meeting room accessibility are met.