May 13th – Elroy Blood Drive

The Elroy Community and American Red Cross are hosting an upcoming blood drive at Elroy American Legion Post 115 on Friday, May 13th from 10am till 3pm. Schedule an appointment today.

May 13th – Awake Women’s Conference

Join us for our Awake Women’s Conference this year on Friday, May 13th at Faith Christian Church in Mauston from 4-9pm. The theme this year is Shine, based on Isaiah 60. We can’t wait to see you!

May 14th – Mauston Farmer’s Market

The Farmer’s Market is Saturday, May 14th from 7am to noon on the Juneau County Courthouse Lawn in Mauston. Visit with local vendors who have various seasonal items available including plants, fruits, vegetables, honey, maple syrup, eggs, baked goods, preserves, flowers, handmade soaps and lotions, crafts, and much more.

May 14th – Repaired Historic Rail Trail

Celebrate the recently repaired Historic Rail Trail by biking or hiking and enjoying refreshments with your fellow trail supporters in celebrating the reopening of the Elroy Sparta State trail on Saturday, May 14th at 10am at the Kendall Depot.

May 14th – New Lisbon Lions Fish Boil

The New Lisbon Lions Club Fish Boil at the New Lisbon Community Center is Saturday, May 14th at 4:30pm. There will be generous portions of cod, potatoes, carrots, onions, coleslaw, and dessert for only $12.

May 14th – Clean up and Pot luck at Buckhorn Campground

Join us at the clean up and pot luck at Buckhorn Campground and Resort in Necedah! Rake up those pine needles to the road and help pick them up! If you have a trailer and are willing to be loaded and unload at the town dump. Meet us at the weekend sites at 5pm with a dish to pass to enjoy some burgers, hot dogs, and yummy camper creations. Find out what in store in the year to come. 

May 14th – New Lisbon Spring Fun Poker Run

It’s the New Lisbon Chamber of Commerce Spring Fun Poker Run on Saturday, May 14th from 10am till 6pm. Get your tickets today for $20. All vehicles are welcome. Must be 21 years of age or older. Register at the body shop, New Lisbon.

May 15th – Weekend Walleye Series at Lake Petenwell

AIM Fishing is coming to Lake Petenwell on their 3rd stop in the Wisconsin Division Circuit. They will be using the catch record release that AIM pioneered where all fish caught are released immediately so others may enjoy them. With a full field of 100 boats, the top prize is $9,000. The entry fee is $300 for a two person team. Come on out and test your skills. For more information, go to and click on Wisconsin. The Weekend Walleye Series is 8-9am at Lake Petenwell on Sunday, May 15.

May 16th – Fitness Class at Necedah Library

Fitness class for all fitness levels with Sarah at the Necedah Library at 8:15am on Monday, May 16th. Each class is a full body workout – strength, dance, and core. For all fitness levels. Bring a yoga mat or towel (resistance band and lightweight optional). No charge, donations for instructors are accepted. Mondays at 8:15am and Thursdays at 5pm.

May 22nd – Mauston United Methodist Church G.A.L.S Night

The Mauston United Methodist Church United In Faith G.A.L.S night, Let There Be Bees On Earth is Sunday, May 22nd. Dinner begins at 6pm with program to follow.

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 starting Monday May 10th.  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 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.  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

  • 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.