UW-Green Bay

Diversity Events & Entertainment

Nia Africa/African American Dance/Drumming Group

This group promotes an appreciation of diversity through the practice and performance of African-style dancing and drumming. The drummers are the core of the group; for, it is through them that the dancers are able to tell a story to the audience. Contact for performance schedule or to get involved.

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
WH 416
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
http://www.uwgb.edu/learnpart/programs/nia/
Contact: Juliet Cole (920)465-5094 or
Sherry Lacenski (920)465-2331
On Campus Resource

Philosopher’s Café

Philosophers’ Cafés are public forums held at local coffee shops and pubs in which community members engage in open, friendly, and respectful dialogue in a relaxed and informal setting. We will discuss topics ranging from traditional philosophical problems to pressing contemporary issues. Topics will be introduced and discussions moderated by faculty from either St. Norbert College or UW-Green Bay

http://www.uwgb.edu/philosophers-cafe/index.asp
On Campus Resource

Polynesian Dance Group

Contact this group if interested in performance schedule or getting involved, or for learning more about the Polynesian culture and history.

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
2420 Nicolet Drive
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001
(920) 465-2724
Contact: Elizabeth Hessler
On Campus Resource

Bay Area Yoga

Bay Area Yoga is an experienced yoga facility that teaches many yoga styles including Bikram yoga, an Indian created yoga style from thousands of years ago.

2020 S. Webster St.
Green Bay, WI 54304
920-445-7221
bayyoga.com

Black History Month Celebration

There is a Black History Month Celebration held at St. Norbert’s College every year along with other multicultural events. Click the link to check out upcoming events.

100 Grant Street De Pere, WI 54115
Contact: multicultural@snc.edu www.snc.edu/multicultural/events.html
Off Campus Resource

Brown County MLK Celebration

Contact this web site and planning committee if you are interested in learning more about or getting involved in the annual celebration in Brown County.

http://www.browncomlk.org/

Chamber of Commerce-Green Bay

The diversity committee of the Chamber of Commerce was formed to serve area businesses owned by ethnic or racial minorities, women, veterans and disabled persons. We also serve companies seeking to improve their recruitment, retention and development of talented minority employees.

(920) 593-3417
http://www.titletown.org/
Contacts: Celestine Jeffries and JD Murphy
Off Campus Resource

Festival of Lights

To find information on the Festival of Lights celebration, please check the Green Bay Indians website at Green Bay Indians Home. Information regarding celebrations and events are updated periodically

http://greenbayindians.com/default.aspx

Green Bay Film Society

The Green Bay Film Society is a non-profit community group dedicated to bringing international and independent films to N.E. Wisconsin and to engaging in discussion of film.

Contact: David Coury
920-465-2097
gbfilm@uwgb.edu
http://www.uwgb.edu/gbfilm/
Off Campus Resource

1660 W Mason Street
Green Bay, WI 54303
(920) 569-1593
http://www.harmonycafe.org/
Contact: harmonycafe@gwicc.org
Off Campus Resource

Indian Cricket Team

A group gets together to play cricket at Pioneer Park in Green Bay. For more information, go to the Green Bay Indians website, under the Cricket tab.

Pioneer Park
Green Bay, WI 54313
greenbayindians.com/Cricket.aspx

Indian Music Lessons

Vsreemayee conducts music lessons. Call for more information

920-321-0612

Juneteenth

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the abolition of slavery in the United States. Green Bay’s Juneteenth celebration is hosted by NEWAAMA. The 2013 celebration’s time and location have not yet been determined.

(920) 833-0924
Contact: Multicultural Center of Greater Green Bay
Off Campus Resource

Latino Dance Group

Performance group specializing in latin dances. Contact for performance schedule or to get involved.

East High School
1415 E Walnut Street
Green Bay, WI 54302
920-448-2090
Contact: Debbie Peterson
Off Campus Resource

Oneida Nation Arts Program

This program is the only Native American tribal arts agency in the country, located in Oneida, Wisconsin, and it promotes and nurtures artists in music, fine arts, dance, drama, and literature. Contact this group if interested in classes, children’s programs, or grants to bring Native American artists into the classrooms.

P.O. Box 365
Oneida, WI 54155
(920)490-3830
www.oneidanationarts.org
Contact: Beth Bashara
Off Campus Resource

Sacred Leader-Singers of Oneida

Contact this group if interested in learning more about the Oneida culture and the arts. Oneida Nation

Oneida Nation
(920)869-3020
Contact: Dennis or David Danforth mrddanforth@yahoo.com
Off Campus Resource

Volunteer Center of Brown County

Motivates area youth to volunteer, working with educators to make service a part of learning, connecting area adults to volunteer opportunities as mentors, tutors and to become active in youth-focused organizations.

984 9th St.
Green Bay, WI 54304
Phone: 920-429-9445
volunteergb.org