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Tuesday, October 13
The Richland Center Utilities Wastewater Recycling Facility will close the bike trail from Seminary Street to Gotham on Tuesday, October 13 and Wednesday, October 14.
The Richland County Ambulance Association will host a Pizza Hut Fundraiser on Tuesday, October 13 from 4:00 -8:00 pm in Richland Center.
VFW Post 2267 will its monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 13. Meal starts 6:30 pm served by VFW Auxiliary, with business meeting to follow.
The Richland Hospital will host a Newborn Education class on Tuesday, October 13 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Classes are held the second Tuesday of every other month. To register, call the Birth Center at 647-6321.
Wednesday, October 14
Southwest Tech in Fennimore will host an Open House on Wednesday, October 14 from 3:00-7:00 pm. Southwest Tech will waive the $30 application fee for students who apply for the January or August 2016 semesters during the event. Attendees will also be entered into a drawing to win a GoPro action camera. For more information, visit www.swtc.edu/open-house.
Lone Rock Community Kitchen will host a free Community Meal on Wednesday, October 14 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm at the Lone Rock Elementary School. All are welcome!
Thursday, October 15
The Vernon County Health Department will hold an Immunization Clinic on Thursday, October 15 from 9:00 - 11:30 am and 4:30 - 6:00 pm at the Health Department. These clinics are available for those that are unisured, have Medicaid, BadgerCafre or do not have vaccine coverage. A $2 donation is requested.
Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry will hold a distribution in Richland Center on Thursday, October 15 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm at Richland Center Fellowship. Those in line by 4:00 will be guaranteed a full share.
Friday, October 16
St. Barnabas and St. John the Baptist of Arena will hold an Estate Sale on Friday, October 16 from 8:00 - 5:00 and Saturday, October 17 from 8:00 - Noon. A Brat Stand will also take place.
A Sauk County TRIAD Vehicle Winterization Safety Check will take place in Reedsburg on Friday, October 16 from 9:00 - Noon at Schulz Automotive.
The Weston FFA will host a Dairy Sheep Project Open House on Friday, October 16th from 2:00 - 7:00 pm at the barn behind Weston High School. Special Guest Speaker will be Alice in Dairyland.
Sample sheep cheese and tour the facility. A program of appreciation will be held at 2:30.
The Kraemer Libraryand Community Center in Plain will present the 14th annual
Pies, Pages, Pottery and Puzzles (4P) Sale Friday, October 16 from 8:00-5:00 and Saturday, October 17 from 9:00-2:00. Gently used books, multi-media, jigsaw puzzles, pottery and delicious home baked pie will be available for purchase.
St Mary's Church and School in Richland Center will not be holding an October fish fry this Friday night (10/16). The next fish fry at St Mary's in Richland Center will be November 20.
The Richland Center-Santa Teresa Sister City Project will host its 21st annual Burrito Supper and Dance on Friday, October 16 at the Richland Community Center. Dinner will be served at 5:30 pm, a slide show presentation at 7:15 and the Kettle Creek String Band will play starting at 7:30. Suggested donation is $12 for adults and $5 for children.
Saturday, October 17
The Richland County Fair and Recycling Committee will hold a household hazardous waste and agricultural Clean Sweep on Saturday, October 178th from 9:00 - Noon at the County Highway Shop.
The Viola Food Pantry will be open Saturday, October 17 from 9:00 - 11:00 am at the United Methodist Church of Viola. The pantry serves residents of the Kickapoo School District that need help meeting adequate food needs. Please bring your driver's license and a current utility bill as proof of address. Donations are always welcome and may be dropped off at Citizen's First Bank- Viola, the Viola Village Office, or Viola United Methodist Church. If you have any questions, please call 627-1910.
The VFW Auxiliary 2267 will sponsor a Fall FAntasy Exp and Craft Show on Saturday, October 17 from 9:00 - 3:00 at the Center Cafe Banquet Hall. There will be a calendar raffle. There are still table available. Contact Janice at 647-2077 if you would like a table.
The Park Street Christian Church Bazaar & Dinner will take place on Saturday, October 17 10:00 - 6:30. The pork dinner will be served from 4:00 - 6:30. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for children 5-12 and children under 5 are free.
A Harvest Concert to benefit Feed My Starving Children will be held on Saturday, October 17 at Mount Zion United Methodist Church. A chili and grilled cheese meal will be served at 5:30 pm with the concert to start at 6:00. Free will offerings are accepted. If you have any questions, please call Kathryn at 485-2554.
Sunday, October 18
St. Boniface Catholic Church of Lime Ridge will host a Pancake Breakfast and Raffle on Sunday, October 18. Mass will be at 8:00 am with breakfast served from 9:00 - 12:30. Cost is a free will offering and carry-out will be available. Raffle tickets can be purchased through members and will be available at the door.
The Cuba City Toy Show will be held onSunday, October 18 from 9:00-2:00 at Banfield’s Swiss Haus to support Wisconsin Badger Camp. Wisconsin Badger Camp is a non-profit summer camp for people with developmental disabilities.
Tuesday, October 20
Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry will hold a distribution in Boscobel on Tuesday, October 20 at 11:30 am at Immaculate Conception Church.
The Richland Hospital will host a Diabetes Support Group on Tuesday, October 20 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm. This week's discussion with be on Holiday Eating. For more information, contact a Dietitian at 647-6321.
A Free Legal Clinic will be held on Tuesday, October 20 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm at the Richland County Courthouse.
The Trinity United Methodist Church will host its Harvest Auction on Tuesday, October 20. Potluck will start at 6:00 pm with the auction beginning at 7:00. Proceeds will go to missionaries Daniel and Rachel Gabler.
Wednesday, October 21
Muscoda American Legion Post 85 will host Burgers in the Park on Wednesday, October 21st from 4:00 - 8:00 pm at Muscoda's Railroad Park.
The Richland Hospital will host a Labor Support Class on Wednesday, October 21 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Classes are held the 4th Wednesday of every other month. To register, call the Birth Center at 647-6321.
The Pine Valley Foundation will be holding a share night at Papa Murphy's on Wednesday, October 21st from 4:00-8:00 PM. 10% of the proceeds will go to the Pine Valley Foundation to raise funds for Whirpool Spas for the new facility.
Thursday, October 22
Partners of the Richland Hospital will have a quarterly meeting on Thursday, October 22 at 9:00 am.
Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry will hold a distribution in Reedsburg on Thursday, October 22 at 11:30 am at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Community Players of Southwest Wisconsin will hold auditions their 2015 winter production: Miracle on 34th Street. Auditions will be held at the Richland County Performing Arts Center (City Auditorium) on Thursday, October 22 and Friday, October 23 from 6:00-9:00 pm and Saturday, October 24 from 9:00 am - Noon. Weeknight rehearsals will begin on Wednesday, October 28.
A Sheriff's BBQ will take place on Thursday, October 22 at the Richland Community Center. Social time will begin at 5:00 pm with Dinner at 6:00. Cost is $15, children under 6 are free. Meet Richland County Office holders, Titan the Law Enforcement Dog and hear guest speaker Attorney General Brad Schimel. Tickets are available at Bindl Tire.
Sunday, October 25
The Avoca United Methodist Church will hold its annual Beef and Pork Dinner and Fall Auction on Sunday, October 25 at the Avoca United Methodist Church. The meal will be served from 11:00 - 1:00, with the Auction beginning at 1:30. Tickets for the dinner will be available at the door. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 6-12 and children under 6 are free. Carry-outs will be available.
Monday, October 26
The Richland Hospital will host free blood pressure checks on Monday, October 26 from Noon - 4:00 pm.
An American Red Cross Blood Drive will take place in Plain on Monday, October 26 from 1:00 – 6:00 pm at the American Legion Clubhouse. to make an appointment, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (733-2767).
Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry will hold a distribution in Highland on Monday, October 26 at 4:30 pm at Ss. Anthony and Philip Church.
Wednesday, October 28
Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry will hold a distribution in Gays Mills on Wenesday, October 28 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm at Gays Mills Community Building.
Friday, November 6
Schmitt Woodland Hills along with the Wisconsin Chapter Vietnam Veterans will host a Blood Center of Wisconsin blood drive on Friday, November 6 from 10:00 - 2:00 in the activity room.
Saturday, November 7
A Hillpoint First Responders and Amish Community Blood Drive will take place on Saturday, November 7 from 8:30 - 12:30 at the Hillpoint VFW Hall. To make an appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org.
The 25th annual Holiday Craft Sale at the Lancaster High School will take place on Saturday, November 7 from 9:00 - 3:00. Browse tables from 117 crafters, enjoy food, door prizes, music and even a demostration from a chainsaw artist. Free admission and parking.
Saturday, November 14
St. John's Lutheran Church of Richland Center will host a Men's Breakfast on Saturday, November 14 at 8:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. All men are welcome.
The Ocooch Mountain Humane Society will host Paws Fur the Holidays on Saturday, November 14 from 10:00 - 2:00 at the Richland Community Center. Enjoy craft vendors, silent auction and more.