August 10th – Mauston Community Blood Drive

Join camp! Do good! Donate blood and help save lives! There will be a Mauston Community Blood Drive, Wednesday, August 10th, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 517 Grayside Avenue 12:30pm to 5:30pm. For an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767 or visit RedCrossBlood.org.

August 11th – Wheels At Work

Mark your calendars for Thursday, August 11th at Hatch Public Library for Wheels at Work 10am till noon. Come for an up close look at the different trucks and vehicles at work in our community. Location behind Hatch Public Library in Mauston.

August 12th & 13th – Lucas Oil Champions Tour & Silver Series

The Lucas Oil Champions Tour & Silver Series comes to Hillsboro August 12th & 13th. It’s the Hillsboro Charity pull at Firemen’s Park. Friday night starting at 7pm. Saturday sessions at noon and 6pm. Two fast paced tracks. Admission $25 per person per session. Kids 10 and under free. Proceeds go to benefit local charities.

August 13th & 14th – 57th Annual LaValle Celebration

The 57th Annual LaValle Celebration is Saturday, August 13th and Sunday, August 14th. Events include Up and Down the Hill Walk/Run, bag toss tournament on Sunday. Parade Sunday starts at 11am, followed by Chicken dinner, raffles, dunk tank, money hunt, and kids games, and a kickball tournament. All proceeds will be going towards the LaValle Large Pavillion Replacement.

August 14th – 21st – Juneau County Fair

Coming August 14th through the 21st is the 156th Juneau County Fair at Veterans Memorial Park, Mauston. Fun for the entire family! Three Hills P.R.C.A. Rodeo, balloon rides, auto and truck demo, Juneau County Fair Meat Animal Sale, Dairy Breakfast, Juneau County fair parade, ATV races, and the Mile Bluff Medical Center Foundation Golf Ball Crash for Cash. For more information go to JuneauCountyFair.com

August 15th – Mauston Music in the Park

Free live music performances showcasing local music talent. Every Monday in August in the bandshell of Mauston’s beautiful Riverside Park. All concerts are free thanks to the Friends of the Hatch Public Library. Monday August 15th is Ruckus: A “Variety” pep band for adults!

August 19th, 20th, 21st – The Badger Steam & Gas Show 2022

The Badger Steam & Gas Show is August 19th, 20th, and 21st at 7am to 5pm. Tons of family fun. Displays, field demonstrations, huge flea market, food and entertainment with parade everyday at 2pm. A museum come to life. The show site offers 50 acres of free parking and shuttle rides to the main gate. All areas and buildings are handicap accessible. Located on Sandhill Road, just off Highway 33 West of Baraboo. For further information, go to Badgersteam&gas.com.

August 20th – Juneau County Fair Breakfast

Rise & Shine for the Breakfast at the Fair hosted by the Juneau County Agricultural, Industrial, and Recreational Society on Saturday, August 20th, 8:00-10:30am on the Juneau County Fair Grounds in Mauston.

August 21st – Bethany Lutheran Church Drive Thru Cookout

Come enjoy a Community Drive Thru Cookout on Sunday, August 21st 4-6pm at Bethany Lutheran Church, 701 Grove St, Mauston.

August 22nd – Mauston Music in the Park

Free live music performances showcasing local music talent. Every Monday in August in the bandshell of Mauston’s beautiful Riverside Park. All concerts are free thanks to the Friends of the Hatch Public Library. Monday, August 22nd is The Guthries: Multi-instrumental, American Roots duo.

August 26th – 28th – Hustlerfest

Coming August 26th through August 28th, Hustlerfest! 100 years and still hustling. Events include garden tractor pull, corn hole tournament, parade, kids pedal pull, back seat driving contest, pie eating contest, tug o war, pie auction, donkey races, hot rods, Elvis, and Blues Brothers comedy show in the exhibit hall. Millennial Mayhem band on the outdoor stage & log sawing. 

August 29th – Mauston Music in the Park

Free live music performances showcasing local music talent. Every Monday in August in the bandshell of Mauston’s beautiful Riverside Park. All concerts are free thanks to the Friends of the Hatch Public Library. Monday, August 29th is Richie Yurkovich & Pokarioty: All Polka, All the time!

August 30th – Men’s Shed Program

Come join us for the Juneau County Men’s Shed Program Kick Off on August 30th at the Outdoors Forever Club House in Mauston from 11am-2pm! The goal of the Men’s Shed Program is to help improve the health and wellbeing of men age 60 and older in Juneau County through social connection, shared interests, skills, and companionship. A FREE lunch will be provided as well as the opportunity to learn more about the program’s goals and initiatives. Transportation options are available. Please call the ADRC at 608-847-9371 for more information and to register! Registration is required!

Mauston Farmers Market

The Mauston Farmers Market is 7am to noon on the courthouse lawn in Mauston. Visit with local vendors who have a variety of seasonal items available including plants, fruits, vegetables, honey, maple syrup, eggs, baked goods, preserves, flowers, handmade soaps and lotions, crafts and much more!

Necedah Flea Market

The Necedah Flea Market has a variety of items including comic books, woodworking, dolls, antiques, toys, tools, and so much more! Open Saturdays 9am-4pm and Sundays 10am-4pm.

Camp Douglas Vendor & Farmers Market

The 2022 Camp Douglas Vendor & Farmers Market begins Sunday, June 5th and will continue through Sunday, October 30th. Every Sunday 11am till 2pm, weather permitting.

Strong Bodies Online Class

Strong Bodies Online class is 8:30am-9:30am. This is a free strength training program for adults of all ages. Every Monday & Friday now until June 27th. The Strong Bodies program will help you increase your strength, energy, flexibility, bone density, balance, mood, as well as help you get better sleep quality. Contact Juneau County’s Office at 608-847-9329.

Bingocize

Looking for a fun, new way to be more active? Join the fun by trying Bingocize! Bingo plus exercise! Bingocize is a 10 week health promotion that combines the game of bingo with fall prevention exercise. Come play bingo and meet new people while learning about techniques to reduce falls. Classes will be held for 10 weeks on Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:30am to 11:30am running from June 7th through August 18th at Grace Lutheran Church in Elroy. To register, call 608-847-9371.

Elroy Museum

The Elroy Area Museum, located on Main Street in Elroy, is open for the season! Stop by and help celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first train to arrive in Elroy. The Elroy Area Historical Society is looking for people interested in serving on the museum board which meets 6-8 times a year. In addition, the museum is looking for volunteers to help give tours of the museum on the weekends during the summer. If you are interested, please contact Holly Hinzpeter or Zach Bender.

Hustler Museum

The Hustler Museum is open every Sunday from Memorial Day to Labor Day hours are 1-3pm. Looking for volunteers to help on Sundays!

ADRC Eagle Country Juneau County Transportation Assistance

The ADRC Eagle Country Juneau County Office provides transportation assistance for a low cost to Juneau County residents age 60 and over or individuals living with a disability. Transportation services available include the ADRC handicap accessible van and bus, as well as volunteer escort drivers and find your own driver program. To schedule transportation or to find out more about services call 608-847-9371. Hours of operation 8:30am to 4:30pm. Requests must be made at least 48 hours prior to appointment. 

Juneau County Drug Take Back

The ADRC on Eagle Country Juneau County Office will be Partnering again the Juneau County Sheriff’s Department and Public Health to provide Drug Take Back opportunities for participations on the home delivered meal program living in Lyndon Station, Elroy, Wonewoc, and Union Center.  If you would like more information about drug take back options contact 608-847-9371.

Mauston Moose Bingo

Moose Lodge Bingo in Mauston is back! It will be every Monday night following as well at the Moose Family Center located at 601 Colfax Street in Mauston.  Its a SMOKE FREE environment.  Early Bird begins at 6:30pm, Regular at 7pm, Progressive at 8:45pm.

Free Transportation to COVID19 Vaccination Clinics

The ADRC of Eagle Country (Mauston Office) is now offering Free Transportation to Covid19 Vaccinations Clinics in Juneau County.  Eligible participants MUST BE Juneau County Residents over the age of 60 or age 18 and older and living with a disability.  Contact the ADRC Office at 608-847-9371 for more information or to schedule your ride.  Standard wheel chair accessible van available.

Al-Anon Family Group Meetings

Mauston Monday Night Al-Anon Family Group Meetings, a support group for family and friends of alcoholics are held on Monday nights at 7pm at United Methodist Church, 420 Suszycki Dr, Mauston in room 4, lower level.

Contact Gail at 608-547-6708 or Debbie 920-579-0679.

Elroy Central Library Events

  • Every Tuesday at 2pm is the Lecture Series – The Aging Brain.
  • Summer Library Reading Program June 6th – June 23rd.
  • Mystery Book Club meets the last Monday of the month at 5:00pm.
  • Book Club meets the second Tuesday of the month at 10:00am.
  • Nifty Needlers meets every Wednesday from 1:00pm – 3:00pm.

Soup & Salad Bar Fridays at Festival Foods in Mauston

The Juneau County Senior Nutrition Program, in partnership with Festival Foods in Mauston are offering Soup & Salad Bar Fridays. Eligible diners can stop in at Festival Foods, or take Mauston Public Transit to Festival Foods for $0.50 each way and have the Soup & Salad Bar and do grocery shopping on Fridays. Please contact the ADRC for more information.

Adult Coloring Club

Adult Coloring Club at the Necedah Library 1:00-3:00pm on Mondays. Bring your own supplies. They will supply beverages, music & good company. Meet others that are enjoying this relaxing new trend!

Playgroups

Juneau County Family Resource Center “Playgroups” for children, 0-5 years, when accompanied by an adult.  Mauston. Fridays from 9:30-11:30 at Grace Community church basement 201 Oak St Mauston (Also 3 yr old Head Start class room)   Age appropriate art and play activities, story time and snack offered. No Cost. For more information: (608)847-4991.  The new Family Resource Center location is 121 Division St, Mauston.

Hatch Public Library Events

  • Mondays in June, July, and August is Music in the Park 6pm-7pm in Riverside Park.
  • Every Tuesday morning at 10am is Hatchlings Time for kids 0-3 years old.
  • Afternoon book club meets the last Wednesday of every month at 1pm.
  • Tuesdays is Outdoor Storytime 10:00am – 10:30am on the lawn behind the patio.

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP
If interested in group meetings, call Arlene at 608-847-6893.

Monthly Community Supper/New Lisbon American Legion Hall

A Monthly Community Supper will be held the last Tuesday of each month beginning March 26th from 4:30-6 p.m. at the New Lisbon American Legion Hall.  No charge.  Everyone encouraged to attend-regardless of age, address or handicap.  Come for the meal, the fellowship or both.  Hosted by New Lisbon United Methodist Church and sponsored by various businesses and individuals.  For information on volunteering, donations or sponsoring call 847-3005.

Dine at 5 at Bluffs Senior Dining Center in Camp Douglas

Dine at 5 at Bluffs Senior Dining Center in Camp Douglas the 2nd Tuesday of each month. Doors open at 5pm. Dinner is served from 5:30pm to 6:15pm with entertainment to follow. Please reserve your meal by 1pm on the Monday prior to dinner.

UW Extension Broadband Office 855-306-8050 or wibroadband@uwex.edu

Juneau/Adams County WIC Clinic times and locations, click here.

Juneau County Revolving Loan Fund Sub-Committee (RLF) meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at the UW-Extension meeting room #301 9:30 a.m.*

4-H Leaders Association meets the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m.

Juneau County Agricultural, Industrial, Recreational Society (JCAIRS) meets the first Monday of each month in Room 301 UW-Extension meeting room at 6 p.m.* 

Juneau County Industrial Recreational Committee (IRC) meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the UW-Extension meeting room #301 10:30 a.m.*

Juneau County Revolving Loan Fund Committee (RLF) meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the UW-Extension meeting room #301 9:30 a.m.*

*SOME MEETINGS MAY REQUIRE CLOSED SESSIONS – all meetings are subject to change.  Please contact the UW-Extension Office at 847-9329 with any questions or concerns.