All Things Wisconsin One-Day Event Coming to UW


Beat the winter blues! Adults ages 55 and up are invited to attend UW-Stevens Point at
Marshfield’s second annual “Winter One-Day: All Things Wisconsin” Wed., Jan. 8, 8:30 a.m. –
3:30 p.m.

This fun day of learning features multiple presentations about Wisconsin topics
including: Curly Lambeau and the Packers, Cheese, Frank Lloyd Wright and Wisconsin
architecture and Wisconsin Slang.

Celebrate Wisconsin with presentations by professors, authors and industry experts!Discover
Frank Lloyd Wright’s most impressive accomplishments and the best architecture to visit in
Wisconsin. Learn about Curly Lambeau, the man who brought us the Packers and whose name is synonymous with football history during the early years of the NFL.

Explore phrases and accents associated specifically with our home state such as “Stop & go lights,” “bubbler” and “yous guys” to name a few. Finally, taste test some cheese and discuss the dairy state’s cheese industry.

Registration deadline is Jan. 3. The event is $49 for public and $19 for PAL members. Fee
includes light breakfast and Wisconsin-style lunch of brats, beer cheese soup, potato salad,
chips and dessert. Register online at or call the registration line at