Giant Cheeseheads  
After a career as a history teacher and school superintendent in Wisconsin, Jim Rice began writing about the Packers in 2011. Four books later and he's sharing their great history in "Why we love the Packers!"  With hundreds of photographs of his old football cards, newspapers, and magazines, Rice explores Green Bay's fantastic story, and fans enjoy enjoy watching for their favorite players as they review a century of Packer history!
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Football History Books
by Jim Rice

Here are the 13 most successful seasons in Packer history. From the 1929 team that dominated the league with eight shutouts to the 2010 champions that were decimated by injuries, you’ll find 13 seasons of greatness that will bring back memories and burnish your Packer pride.  $20.00 

92 YEARS! 
Bears-Packers 1921-2013 

(Includes 2014)             
Here are 190 games of the NFL's greatest rivalry. Follow the rivalry game-by-game, and revisit the legendary plays, players and statistics that have stoked the series for nearly 100 years. Games are presented chronologically, and they include all the antics by the players, coaches and fans!  
Appendix includes stats for every game Favre played vs.the Bears, and every game Payton played vs.the Packers.  $25.00 

NFL Championship Games 

Great Games of the Gridiron presents the 33 championship games before the Super Bowl Era. These exciting contests helped pro football become America's favorite sport, leading to the first Super Bowl after the 1966 season. Revisit the spectacular play of some the game's greatest teams and players.  $15.00

The Giant-Packer Rivalry

Remember when the Packer-Giant game was one of the best rivalries in the NFL? This big city-small town rivalry is examined in detail, including five NFL Championship Games. Interesting connections are explored between players and coaches who found immortality in Green Bay after a previous connection with the Giants.  $15.00


Packers (13) 
1929, 1930, 1931, 1936, 1939, 1944, 1961, 1962,
1965, 1966, 1967, 1996, 2010

Bears (9) 
1921, 1932, 1933, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1946, 1963,

Giants (8)
1927, 1934, 1938, 1956, 1986, 1990, 2007, 2011   

Picture of the Week

City Stadium - Green Bay, Wisconsin
It's still standing!

Why we love the Packers! 

August 2016

22   Watertown Community Center 10:00am
30   Fitchburg Senior Center 12:30pm
       Monroe Senior Center 3:00pm
       Verona Public Library 7:00pm

September 2016 

12   Milwaukee Ret. Teachers Assoc.  Noon
14   Newcastle Place, Mequon 6:00pm
19   Weyauwega Public Library 6:30pm
22   Mequon Seniors (Time TBD)
24   Berlin Public Library 2:00pm  
29   Neenah Public Library 7:00pm 

 October  2016  

20   Stoughton Senior Center 3:00pm
       Verona Senior Center 5:30pm
November 2016

1     Muskego Public Library 7:00pm
10   Grafton Senior Center  1:30pm     

2015 Libraries Visited:  Kaukauna, Green Lake, Racine, Elm Grove, Fort Atkinson, Mukwonago, Sun Prairie, Beloit, Random Lake, Theresa, Grafton, Cudahy, Sussex, Delavan, Beaver Dam, St. Francis, Brookfield, Menasha, Hartford, Janesville and the North Shore Library 

2015 Senior Centers:  Whitewater, Oregon, Janesville, Beaver Dam, Waunakee, Stoughton, Monona, Watertown, Jewish Community Center, Chudnow Center and Lasata

Other Groups:  Vagabond Ski & Social Club, History at Home Series (Fond du Lac), Green Bay History Event and Rotary Clubs




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