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Friday, October 9
The Richland County Farm Women are seeking nominations for the 2015 Outstanding Farm Women. Award Evaluation Forms may be picked up at the Richland County Bank, and Chet's Feed & Seed. Completed forms are due to the Extension Office by October 9th. The 2015 Richland County Farm Women and Outstanding Young Farmers Recognition Banquet will he held on Friday, November 6th, at Country Kitchen-White House Banquet Hall.
Saturday, October 10
Richland Center's Large Item Pick Up will take place on Saturday, October 10th. Items must be curbside by 6:00 am to guarantee pick up. Items not included are lumber, construction materials, brush, appliances, microwaves, televisions, air conditioners, or any computer equipment. Dumpsters will be placed at the Richland Center Landfill for appliances October 10th - October 14th during, Mondays & Wednesdays from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm., Saturdays 8:00 am to noon. There is a fee for microwaves, televisions, air conditioners and computer equipment.
St. John's Lutheran of Richland Center will host a men's breakfast on Saturday, October 10 at 8:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. All men are welcome.
Daughters of the American Revolution will host an Open House on Saturday, October 10 from 10:00 - 2:00 at the Brewer Public Library in Richland Center.
Schreiber Foods East will host a Burger/Brat Stand Saturday October 10th from 10:00 - 2:00 at Oakwood Fruit Farm. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Make A Wish Wisconsin.
Weston’s Harvest Fest will take place on Saturday, October 10 from 10:00 - 2:00. Enjoy Hayrides,
Photo Booth, Face Painting, Cider Press, Football Skills Challenge, Candy Corn Bingo, Caramel Apple Walk, Pumpkin Patch Ring Toss and more. Students and community members are invited to bring in their deer or fish mounts on Saturday morning from 8:00-10:00 for a chance to win a $25 Gift Card from Gander Mountain. Contact Andy Niemeyer if you are interested in participating at 608-986-2151.
A Star Wars Reads Day at the Brewer Public Library will be a celebration of a galaxy far, far away and the joy of reading on Saturday, October 10th from 10:30 - 12:30. Participants will have the opportunity to make Star Wars crafts, participate in activities, and enter to win one of the Star Wars theme prizes. Drawing for prizes takes place at 11:30.
The Corpus Christi Parish of Muscoda, Boscobel and Avoca, along with the Knights of Columbus, will host a Rosary Rally to pray for our country on Saturday, October 10 from Noon - 1:00 pm. Locations will be in front of St. John's Church in Muscoda (Hwy 80) and at Military Park in Boscobel (Hwy 61). All are welcome.
There will be a benefit for Jennifer Smitt on Saturday, October 10 from 2:00 - 7:00 pm at the Boscobel VFW Hall. Jennifer is 14 and fighting grade three brain cancer. Money raised from a silent auction and bake sale will help with medical expenses. There will be Bingo at 5:30 and DJ Dale Allen with music. Food will be available for a $5 donation.
Sunday, October 11
Reedsburg's First Presbyterian Church will host Cowboy Church with Monty Berger and Pastor Joe at 9:30 am on Sunday, October 11. All are welcome.
St. Mary Catholic Church in Gays Mills will host a Roast Pork Dinner on Sunday, October 11. Mass will be at 10:00 am with dinner served from 11:00 - 2:00. Adults are $10, children 6-12 are $4 and children under 6 are free. Carry-outs are available for an extra $.50 by calling 735-4536. Enjoy a country store and a raffle with the drawing at 2:00.
St. John the Evangelist Church in Spring Green will host its annual Family-Style Turkey and Ham Dinner on Sunday, October 11 from 11:00 - 1:30. Carryouts are available. There will be a raffle drawing at 1:30. Cost is $10 for adults, $6 for kids 5-12, and children 4 and under free.
The Missfit Dolls Roller Derby team will host the 3rd annual Christmas in October Vendor and Silent Auction event on Sunday, October 11 from Noon - 4:30 pm at the Phoenix Center. Portion of the proceeds will benefit the Richland County Veterans Memorial.
There will be a country dance on Sunday, October 11 from 2:00 - 6:00 pm at the Center Cafe Hall with music by Monty Berger and The Country Gold Band. For more information, call 604-9462.
Monday, October 12
Shirley Braithwaite will play piano at the Richland Center Wooman Senior Center on Monday, October 12 from Noon - 1:00 pm.
The Richland Hospital will host free blood pressure checks on Monday, October 12 from Noon - 4:00 pm.
The Lone Rock Food Pantry will hold a distribution on Monday, October 12 from 5:00 - 6:00 pm at the Lone Rock Elementary. The pantry serves families whose children attend Lone Rock Elementary and citizens of Lone Rock.
The Kraemer Library and 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.
Tuesday, October 13
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.