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Cancellations and closings in central Wisconsin due to COVID-19

Central Wisconsin (WAOW) -- Covid-19 has caused numerous cancellations in central Wisconsin. Make sure to stay up-to-date with all our Covid-19 coverage here.

Church closings: Many churches in central Wisconsin are closed. You can find a list of some here.

Places Closing:

  • March 13-April 3: Grand Theater
  • March 16 - April 3: The Aging and Disability Resource Center of Central Wisconsin canceling classes, home visits, in-office visits, senior dining sites.
  • March 16 - Undetermined: Family Health Center dental clinics in Marshfield, Medford, Neillsville, Park Falls and Rhinelander
  • March 16 - Undetermined: Verlo Mattress Store in Wausau
  • March 16 - April 6: Woodson YMCA facilities, child care will stay open
  • March 16 - April 11: Wisconsin Historical Museum and Wade House Historic Site
  • March 16 - April 27: All Marathon Co. Public Library locactions
  • March 16 at 6 p.m: Colby Community Library
  • March 16-Undetermined: Wildwood Zoo, Wildwood Station in Marshfield
  • March 16 - Undetermined: T.B. Scott Free Library in Merrill
  • March 16 at noon - April 6: Everett Roehl Marshfield Public Library
  • March 16-Two weeks: McMillan Memorial Library (Wisconsin Rapids)
  • March 16- Undetermined : The Oak Avenue and Second St. Community Center in Marshfield
  • March 16- Undetermined : ARDC meal site at the Community Center in Marshfield
  • March 16- Undetermined : Portage Co. ADRC closing
  • March 16-March 27: Boys & Girls Club of Portage Co.
  • March 17-Undetermined: The Ugly Mug
  • March 17 - April 6: Portage Co. libraries
  • March 17-Undetermined: Price Co. Trinity Lutheran Church in Phillips
  • March 17 at noon - Undetermined: Marathon Co. Historical Society
  • March 17 - Undetermined: Rhinelander District Library
  • March 17 6 p.m.: - April 6: Wausau Child Care
  • March 18 - Security Health Plan
  • March 18-25th : Terri's Treehouse
  • March 18 - Undetermined: Phillys Subs and Gyros
  • March 18 - Undetermined: Szmanda Dental Center, SC
  • March 18 - May 31: Wood County Circuit Court
  • March 19 - April 6: All school districts closed
  • March 19 - Undetermined: Park Falls Area Chamber of Commerce
  • March 19 - April 5 (earliest): Boulder Junction Public Library
  • March 17-April 5: Wausau Conservatory of Music
  • March 20 - April 6: Weinbrenner Shoe Company
  • March 30-Undetermined: Face-to-face classes at UW-Stevens Point -- campus events also canceled; classes resuming online
  • AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Sites Service Suspended Until Further Notice in Marathon, Lincoln, Portage, Wood, Taylor and Langlade counties

Events Cancelled/Postponed:

  • WIAA State Basketball Tournaments
  • March 16 - Undetermined: Habitat for Humanity of Wausau suspending donation intake and store operations.
  • March 16- Undetermined : Senior Center activities and events in Marshfield
  • March 16- Undetermined : Parks and Rec. activities in Marshfield
  • March 17 - Undetermined: Portage Co. Parks Lodge reservations
  • March 19: Get Out And Vote Event With Tom Tiffany/Mike Pence
  • March 20/21/22: Central Chamber Chorale Concerts in Wisconsin Rapids, Medford and Marshfield
  • March 20/27, April 3: St. Adalbert Fish Fry meal in Rosholt
  • March 26: Whiskers & Wags fundraiser in Marshfield rescheduled to June 4th.
  • March 30 – Addressing Immigration Issues: A Community Dialogue at NTC in Wausau postponed
  • April 1: "Give Thanks to Volunteers" with FIAMC is postponed
  • April 2: Marathon Co. United Way Volunteer Recognition Luncheon postponed
  • April 4: Clark County Master Gardeners Spring Garden Conference
  • April 6 – John Bolton, at the UW Center for Civic Engagement postponed for June 9
  • April 9: Business/Community | Active Shooter Preparedness in Wausau
  • April 11: The Annual Policyholders Meeting for Seneca, Sigel Mutual Insurance Company in Vesper
  • April 13 - April 17: Small Business Week in Wausau postponed
  • April 17-19: Trivia 51 in Stevens Point
  • April 18: Hmong Diaspora Speaker in Wausau postponed
  • May 4: Power of the Purse fundraiser in Marathon Co.
  • May 9: Portage Co. Cultural Festival
  • May 13: Smack Hunger in Marathon Co.
  • Tricia Zunker, 7th Congressional District candidate, postpones public campaign events

Some places have visitor restrictions in place right now:

  • North Central Health Care
  • Marshfield City Hall (closed to public, except for customer traffic related to April election and "Open Book" period)
  • Wisconsin prisons/jails
  • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
  • Marshfield Clinic
  • Portage Co. Health Care Center
  • Mosinee City Hall (except absentee voters)
  • Ascension Wisconsin hospitals

Some places are closing lobbies:

  • Starting at noon on Monday, March 16, 2020, Prevail Bank locations in Marshfield, Medford, Wausau, Stevens Point, Owen, Phillips and Wisconsin Rapids.

Courtney Terlecki

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