November 18 – Bullying Seminar/Presentation

If the word “bullying” makes you think of one child picking on another in the schoolyard;  it’s time to update your image of how people bully.

Bullying Seminar\Presentation:

For anyone; youth, parents, grandparent will be Presented by the Mauston United Methodist Church; AEGIS Team at 420 Suszycki Drive, Mauston WI, on Sunday, November 18th, 12:00pm (Noon) – Light Lunch PROVIDED: free of charge and 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. – Presentation


November 22 – Moose Lodge 1913 Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

The Moose Lodge 1913 will be doing Thanksgiving Dinner Deliveries on Thanksgiving Day for Seniors & Shut Ins from noon to 2pm.  Call 608-847-7833 by November 21st for deliveries.  Leave name, address, phone number and number of meals you want delivered.


November 22 – Mr. Ed’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner 
Mr. Ed’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner will continue again for the 26th consecutive year. The public is encouraged to think of friends and neighbors who may be in need of a meal or companionship on Thanksgiving Day.
The dinner will begin with a prayer at 11:00 AM on Thanksgiving Day at the Tomah American Legion Hall located at 800 Wisconsin Street. Chip Thompson, son of the late Ed Thompson, stated, “We are so grateful to be able to continue my father’s work of spreading companionship with a meal on Thanksgiving Day. This dinner started because when my dad was down, out and alone, and he knew he needed to make a change for anyone else that may be feeling the same way. We want to keep his traditions of giving and community alive.”
Volunteers will be needed to help serve food, seat guests, prepare deliveries, deliver meals and share conversation.  Monetary donations will be accepted the day of, or can be mailed to: Mr. Ed’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner, 119 Alyssa St, Tomah, WI 54660.  Donations of pie can be dropped off at the Tomah Chamber and Visitor’s Center located at 310 N Superior the day before Thanksgiving or at the American Legion on Thanksgiving morning. 
Deliveries will be available for those who are shut in, or working on Thanksgiving Day. To request a meal delivery, please call 608-343-4956 by Monday, November 19th.
Questions regarding Thanksgiving or donations should be directed to Tina Thompson at 608-343-4956 or 608-372-2166.

November 24th Christmas Open House 

Boorman House 211 North Union Mauston, WI “Merry Christmas From The Heart” November 24 & 25 – 12:00 noon to 7:00 pm December 1 & 2 – 12:00 noon to 7:00 pm


November 25 – Royall FFA Pancake Breakfast and Elroy Craft & Quilt Show

The Royall FFA will be hosting a Pancake Breakfast on Sunday November 25th from 8am-noon at the Royall High School Cafeteria.  The cost of the “ALL YOU CAN EAT” pancake breakfast is $5 for adults and $3 for students and under 5 is free.  In addition to the pancakes; the breakfast also includes sausage, coffee, juice, and milk.  In addition if you bring a nonperishable food item for the food pantry take $1 off your meal.  Bring the whole family and support your local FFA Chapter and the Elroy Food Pantry.


December 1 – New Lisbon Lions Club Craft Fair

Saturday December 1st from 9am until 2:30pm the New Lisbon Lions Club will hold their Craft Fair from the New Lisbon Schools.  They will have Crafts, a Lunch Stand, Door Prizes, Kringle and Cookies, and Santa’s Workshop (for children to buy gifts for their family).  The events is fun for Big or Small.  For more information call 608-562-3700 Ext. 1123.


December 15th – Necedah Christmas Parade

The Necedah Christmas parade will be held December 15th at 6pm in downtown Necedah.  The parade is sponsored by Necedah Fire & Rescue.  Donations for the Food Pantry & Toys for Tykes (New Packaged Toys) will be much appreciated.  Drop boxes located in the lobby of Bank of Mauston (Necedah Branch) and The Necedah Bank.  Join us for Cookies and Hot Chocolate following the parade at the Necedah Fire Station.


October United Methodist Church Ladies Guild of Wonewoc Fruit Cake Sale

United Methodist Church Ladies Guild fruit cakes are ready for sale again this year. It’s our 50th year. They are still only $6.00. The fruit cakes may be purchased at Blossoms and Bouquets on Main St. in Wonewoc or contact Jean Byington at 464-3936 or June Schnoor at 464-7458.


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 Mile Bluff Medical Center 2nd floor.

Contact Linda at 608-562-5611 or Gail at 608-547-6708.


Facebook Fridays

Every Friday at Hatch Public Library, there will be one on one help using Facebook from 9 to 11am.


Elroy Central Library Presents

On Thursdays from 10am-12 noon, Rev. Wesley Jacob Ph.D., will host “Islam and the West.”  Entry is free. Topics include major Islamic doctrines, main Islamic sects, doctrinal points of tension between Islam and Christianity, clash of Islamic and Western cultures, Muslim-Christian interfaith dialogue, the crisis of ISIS and the matrix of conflicts in the Middle East, and Survey of Global Islamic Jihadist Groups. For more information, contact Carolyn Chute (608) 524-0424 or Kari Preuss, (608) 462-2407.


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!



Juneau County Family Resource Center “Playgroups” for children, 0-5 years, when accompanied by an adult. 102 Hickory Street, Mauston. Wednesdays 9:30 am – 11:30am.  Age appropriate art and play activities, storytime and snack offered. No Cost. For more information: (608)847-4991.


Hatch Public Library Events

  • The first Thursday of the month is Lego Night from 3:30 – 4:30PM
  • Every Monday morning at 10am is Toddler Time for kids 2-5 years old
  • Every Tuesday morning at 10am is Hatchlings Time for kids 0-3 years old
  • Every Tuesday night at 6PM is Yoga Night


AL-ANON GROUP – For more information, call 608-562-5611.

  • Mondays, 7 pm, at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston

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

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.