Strive to Thrive Kick Off Event

Monday, Aug. 22 | 1:00-3:00pm | Poplar Hall

141 Riverheath Way, Appleton, WI 54915

River Tyme Cruise – Spanish Speaking Tour


Monday, Aug. 22 | 6pm | RiverHeath
(Limit 35 for each tour) 

161 South Riverheath Way #2000, Appleton, WI 54915

Located in Appleton, just north of Lake Winnebago, is River Tyme Too’s home port. She is docked just below the College Avenue Bridge, at RiverHeath – a redeveloped paper mill site now housing condos, coffee shops, restaurants, retail shops and a new hotel. Most of the time, our captains will be traveling downriver to Kimberly/Little Chute and back. Every once in a while we will head thru the Cedars Lock and go all the way to Little Chute, or go thru the 4 Appleton Locks. See this pretty stretch of the Fox River, with all of its varied landscape.

Use Discount Code: imaginefoxcities

Latinx Book Discussion

Monday, Aug. 22 | 6:30-7:30 pm | Frio Mexican Treats

Book discussion for teens, adults and seniors!

Opportunity Youth Event

Tuesday, Aug. 23 | 11:00am – 12:30pm | Location TBD

Inclusion in the Outdoors

Tuesday, Aug. 23 | 2:30-4:00 pm | Bubolz Nature Center

4815 N Lynndale Dr, Appleton, WI 54913

Learn and join a conversation about how we can better welcome BIPOC and LGBTQ+ people in our outdoor spaces. As the culmination of the Inclusion in the Outdoors research project, this event will include a presentation of findings, an expert roundtable and an interactive discussion of how to move forward. Light refreshments will be served. This event is sponsored by the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region and Imagine Fox Cities. All are welcome. Those interested in DEI, conservation and outdoor recreation won’t want to miss it!

Cycling Without Age

Tuesday, Aug. 23 | 4:30-6:30 pm | Nelson Crossing Trail Little Chute/ Kaukauna

1509 E Lincoln Ave, Little Chute, WI 54140

Cycling Without Age is a movement started in 2012 by Ole Kassow. Ole wanted to help the elders get back on their bicycles, but he had to find a solution to their limited mobility. The answer was a trishaw and he started offering free bike rides to the local nursing home residents.

Tribal Elder Box Service Program

Wednesday, Aug. 24 | Timeslots between 11:30am – 2:30pm | Feeding America

2911 W Evergreen Dr, Appleton, WI 54913

Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin is part of a collaborative pilot program solving hunger in Native American communities. Three Wisconsin tribes, Feeding Wisconsin, and other various agencies are working together on a project to improve nutrition security and food sovereignty for Tribal members.

Mental Health Awareness In Our Community

Wednesday, Aug. 24 | 2:00 – 3:30 pm | Samaritan Counseling Center of the Fox Valley

1205 Province Terrace, Menasha, WI 54952


Wednesday, Aug. 24 | 5:00 – 7:00pm | River Tyme Bistro

425 W Water St, Appleton, WI 54911

Pillar Pathmaking (Belonging)

Wednesday, Aug. 24 | 5:30 – 7:30pm | Building for Kids

100 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911

Presented by Kayla MacNamara from the Boys & Girls Club of the Fox Valley, and Timber Smith from the City of Appleton Mayor’s Office. 

*Childcare and food will be provided. Meal at 5:00 p.m. 

“Civic/Civil Engagement Across Divides” Common Ground Conversation

Thursday, Aug. 25 | 9:00 – 10:30am | Location TBD

Strive to Thrive Forward Together/Networking Event

Thursday, Aug. 25 | 3:30 – 5:30pm | Poplar Hall

141 Riverheath Way, Appleton, WI 54915

Mural Reveal Celebration

Friday, Aug. 26 | 5:00 – 7:00pm | Anagan 11

2320 N Casaloma Dr, Appleton, WI 54913