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Saturday, June 25

Spring Green Arts and Crafts Fair will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 25th and 26th in downtown Spring Green. Saturday's hours will be from 9:00-5:00 and Sunday the fair will run from 9:00-4:00. There will be over 200 exhibits, food, and entertainment.

 

The 2nd Annual Bulldog Bunch Wiffleball Tournament will be held Saturday, June 25th, at 29096 Willow Creek Road in Richland Center. Things will kick off at 8:00 AM and will continue until dusk. There will also be a bean bag tournament at 5:00. Food will be on grounds and those attending are asked to bring lawnchair.

 

River Valley Area Community Gardens is sponsoring a fundraising brat fry at Prem Meats on Hwy 14 in Spring Green on Saturday, June 25th, from 11:00-5:00. Money raised will be used to purchase mulch, tools and other items needed by the gardens. Brats, chips, soda pop, and cookies will be served.

 

Churning Dirt is seeking volunteers to work July 21st-24th. Each volunteer can earmark a charity of choice to get a donation on their behalf. Churning Dirt guarantees $8 per hour worked to the volunteer's charity of choice and a percentage share of the year end proceeds based on the number of hours worked. To sign up visit the Hybrid Redneck website before July 1st and click on their volunteer link.

 

Sunday, June 26

The Hillsboro Lions Dairy Breakfast will be held Sunday, June 26th, at Fireman's Park. Breakfast will run from 7:00-11:30. Cost for adults is $6 and kids nine and under are $3.

 

The 2nd Annual Hillsboro Excellence in Education People Powered Pull will take place on Sunday, June 26th. Registration will be at 9:30 with the first pull taking place at 10:00. Those attending are asked to bring a 16 or 18 oz. plastic jar of peanut butter for the Feeding our Cubs program.

 

The Cazenovia Area Dairy Breakfast will be held on Sunday, June 26th, from 7:00-12:00 at St. Anthony's School in Cazenovia. The breakfast is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus #8946. Cost for adults is $7, children 6-12 are $3.50, and children under six are free.

 

Monday, June 27

Richland Middle School Summer School Classes will be held Monday through Thursday, June 27th-30th, at the Richland Center High School, rooms 110 and 131.

 

The Brewer Public Library is hosting a "Maker Monday" event on Monday, June 27th as part of their ongoing Summer Reading Program. Students can drop in anytime between 2:00-5:00 to create with boxes. The program is free and open to children of all ages.

 

Lone Rock American Legion Post 383 will be putting up American Flags in Battery Park on Monday, June 27th at 5:00. Volunteers are welcome to come to help put up the Flags. The Field of Flags will be on display during the July 4th holiday.

 

Tuesday, June 28

The Rolling Hills Toastmasters will hold a communication workshop on Tuesday, June 28th, from 7:00-9:00. The meeting provides opportunities to practice communication and leadership skills. Meetings are set for the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at the Richland Hospital, in the Pippin rooms downstairs.

 

The Vernon County Democratic Party will hold an open public discussion, on Tuesday, June 28th, at 6:30. The discussion will follow up on a recent talk in Viroqua from Blue Jean Nation founder Mike McCabe. The discussion will be held at the party headquarters in Viroqua. For more information contact Joan Kent at (608) 625-2339.

 

Wednesday, June 29

The Brewer Public Library will be host Everybody Storytime sessions every Wednesday and Friday from 10:30-11:00. Everybody Storytime is open to children ages 0-6. Children will have the opportunity to read books, sing songs, count, learn numbers and make a simple craft to take home.

 

American Legion Post 85 will serve burgers in the park on Wednesday, June 29th, from 4:00-8:00.

 

Members of the Syresville Starlets 4-H Club will hold a Culver's Share Night on Wednesday, June 29th, from 4:00-8:00.

 

Sunday July 3

The Viroqua Eagles Car Truck & Bike Show, sponsored by Auto Value Auto Parts, will be held on Sunday, July 3rd, at 8:00 rain or shine. The show is located at 216 S. Rock Ave. in Viroqua. There will be a bake sale, raffles, a 50/50 cash raffle, a large raffle, and a special raffle for kids ages 0-12. Food and beverages will be available. Money raised will go to fund local charities. The event is free and open to the public.

 

Lone Rock's 4th of July Celebration will take place on both Sunday and Monday, July 3rd and 4th. Sunday will feature a volleyball tournament starting at 11:00. There will also be bingo, kids baseball and the TKO Band. On Monday, a 5K water run will be held along with a tractor pull, a softball tournament, a horseshoe tournament, and much more. Fireworks will take place as dusk on Monday, July 4th. Everyone is welcome to attend.

 

Monday, July 4

The Lone Rock EMS will hold a Chicken BBQ on Monday, Jule 4th, following the parade at the fire department.

 

Witwen will hold a parade sponsored by the Blackhawk and Denzer United Methodist Churches on Monday, July 4th, at 10:30. Following the parade will be a barbecue chicken dinner with pie. There will also be games for all ages taking place at 2:00.

 

The WCTU Annual Independence Day Celebration will be held at the Valton Friends Meeting House Grounds on Monday, July 4th, starting with a potluck at noon. Music will be provided by the Cazenovia German Band. A patriotic program will follow the band. Those attending are asked to bring a dish to pass, table service and chairs. In case of inclement weather the celebration will be held indoors.

 

Tuesday, July 5

Boscobel High School's Football Camp will be held from Tuesday, July 5th, through Thursday, July 7th. The camp is for students in grades four through eight. The camp will run from 10:00 AM through 11:00 PM. Cost for the camp is $20 and includes a t-shirt. If you have any questions or to sign up call Joey Martin at 485-0657.

 

 Saturday, July 9

The Brewer Public Library will hold a presentation on redworm compost on Saturday, July 9th, at 10:00. Dan Corbin will give the presentation and the program is free.

 

Wednesday, July 13

A free workshop on canning and food preservation will be held Wednesday, July 13th, from 6:00-7:00 at the Brewer Public Library, lower level. Get recipes, ideas, and answers to your questions.

 

Thursday, July 21

Pine Valley Healthcare will hold an informational meeting about the brand new building on Thursday, July 21st, at 5:00 on the first floor at Pine Valley Community Village. The meeting is open to the public.