Upcoming Events

We are proud to be a part of your community. Below is a list of events, activities, and seminars that we are involved in.

July 2019 Events

The Compassionate Friends - Ongoing Event

Jul 10, 2019 07:00 PM

Assists families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child of any age.  Meets the second Tuesday of each month at St. Joseph's Outpatient Center across from Langlade Hospital.  Meeting time is 6:30-8:30pm, with 6:30-7:00pm  specifically for those who are newly bereaved (within about past 1 1/2 years).  Regular meeting and guest speakers will take place 7:00-8:30pm.


For more information visit www.compassionatefriends.org, and click "Find a Local Chapter" tab for the Antigo group.

The Compassionate Friends - Ongoing Event
February 2020 Events

Grief Share

Feb 10, 2020 05:30 PM to May 4, 2020 07:30 PM

Has a recent loss left you feeling lost?  Has the loss of a loved one left you with a lot of questions?  Join the group every Mondays February 10- May 4 from 5:30 pm-7:00 PM at Grief Share.  Peace Lutheran Church 300 Lincoln Street Antigo WI 715-623-2200.  

Grief Share
March 2020 Events

Workshop for Survivors of Suicide Loss

Mar 26, 2020 06:00 PM to Mar 26, 2020 08:00 PM

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention hosts Jack Jordan, PhD, FT to present this interactive workshop.  The workshop draws on the presenter's experience as a grief counselor, and will include ample opportunity for Q&A.


Event is 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at Northcentral Technical College, 1000 W. Campus Drive, Wausau.


For more information, email cbreit@gmail.com or gorlando@afsp.org.

Workshop for Survivors of Suicide Loss

Suicide Bereavement Workshop

Mar 27, 2020 08:30 AM to Mar 27, 2020 04:15 PM

Suicide can have a profound impact on those left behind.  This workshop will provide a focused overview of the impact of suicide and support responses needed.  Friday March 27, 2020 8:30-4:15 Preregistration is required.  Event will take place at Northcentral Technical College 1000 W. Campus Drive Wausau. 

Contact cbreit@gmail.com with questions.

Suicide Bereavement Workshop
April 2020 Events

Understanding Grief Spring Seminar by Wings

Apr 16, 2020 07:00 PM to Apr 16, 2020 09:00 PM

Wings: A Grief Education Ministry presents "Shoulda, Woulda, Coulda: Confronting Guilt and Shame - and Regret - in Bereavement" and takes place 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Thursday, April 16, 2020. No registration necessary, and admission is free.


Location is Cedar Creek Holiday Inn in Rothschild.  For full information, visit wingsgrief.org.



Understanding Grief Spring Seminar by Wings

Devastating Losses: Understanding the Family Response to Suicide and Addiction

Apr 17, 2020 09:00 AM to Apr 17, 2020 12:00 PM

This seminar explores grief and compassionate bereavement support.  This program provides best practices on supporting families impacted by suicide and addiction.  Continuing education credits for licensed Wisconsin professionals are offered. Friday April 17, 2020 9:00 a.m- Noon Holiday Inn & Suites - Cedar Creek 1000 Imperial Avenue Rothschild WI.  Fee is $50.00, and registration is recommended.


More information and registration details are available at at wingsgrief.org.

Devastating Losses:  Understanding the Family Response to Suicide and Addiction

Help and Hope After Suicide Loss

Apr 27, 2020 05:30 PM to Apr 27, 2020 06:45 PM

Speaker Linda Kroll will share "Adam's Story," her story of loss and healing after losing her son to suicide.  Presented by HALOS of Antigo.


All are invited, especially those who have been affected by a suicide death.


Event takes place Monday, April 27 from 5:30-6:45 p.m. at the McGinley Room of Antigo Public Library.  Reservations not necessary, and there is no cost.


Call 715-623-5202 for more information.


Help and Hope After Suicide Loss
May 2020 Events

Hike for Hope

May 2, 2020 09:00 AM to May 2, 2020 12:00 PM

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention hosts an annual Hike for Hope in support of those affected by suicide, and to raise funds for suicide prevention programs and research.  Registration begins at 9:00am at Antigo's Heinzen Pavilion, 420 Field Street, and the walk begins at 10:00am.

More details at afsp.org.


Hike for Hope
September 2020 Events

Walk to End Alzheimer's

Sep 12, 2020 08:00 AM to Sep 12, 2020 12:00 PM

Join us as we Walk to End Alzheimer's.  This community event is not only a fund raiser but also an educational event that can provide support to caregivers and those impacted by Alzheimer's Disease.  The walk takes place September 12, 2020.  Registration at 8:00 a.m., ceremony at 9:00, walk to follow.  For more information contact Julie St Pierre 715-352-4091 or jstpierre@alz.org


Walk to End Alzheimer's