August 24th – Wonewoc American Legion Auction & Spaghetti Dinner

Wonewoc Americn Legion will have a auction and spaghetti dinner on August 24, 2019.  Auction starts at 11am and dinner around 3pm to 4pm. The proceeds from this event will be for the building improvements in the future date.

 

August 24th – Trinity Lutheran Church (Hustler) Bake/Craft Sale 

Trinity Lutheran Church in Hustler will be holding a Bake- Craft
Sale during Hustlerfest on Sat Aug 24th. 8 am-11 am. Crafts-Homemade breads, pies, cookies etc at very reasonable prices. The Youth will also host a Pancake-Sausage and Biscuits Breakfast in the Fellowship Hall Come and check out both!

 

August 25th – Cancer Benefit for Matt Boettcher 

We are raising money for a good reason. Matt Boettcher was diagnosed with cancer last year. Although he fought it head on it has spread to his lungs and progressed to stage 4. The doctors have given Matt on weeks to live. Matt has a beautiful family consisting of a his wife Sara and three children. We know money won’t take away from what Matt and his family are going through, but hope it will wade the financial burden some. Every dollar from axe throwing goes to Matt’s family. $20 for one hour of axe throwing and one free beer. Come out and help raise some money for Matt’s family. There will also be raffle prizes and 50/50 raffles. Pleas come out and show your support and have some fun also. Call to reserve your lane for a set time. Or walk-ins are accepted.  The Benefit will take place at Asgard Axe Throwing on 513 Broadway Street in Wisconsin Dells between 11am-11pm.

 

September – October Apply for Energy Assistance 

 

The State of Wisconsin Home Energy Plus Program will begin October 1, 2019 and will run through May 15, 2020.  The program will be administered at CWCAC, Services, located at 534b LaCrosse St, Mauston, Wisconsin.

People wishing to schedule appointments should contact our office by calling (608) 847-5988, Monday- Friday, between 8:00a.m. to 4:30pm..

The WHEAP program is designed to provide some assistance to eligible households to help them with their heating costs.  The amount of the assistance will be based on the household’s heating and electric costs, gross income and household size.

Household’s applying for WHEAP benefits will need to provide documented proof of:

Picture ID of applicant

  • Social Security numbers for all household members
  • All gross income for the three months prior to the month in which they apply
  • Heating and electric costs for 12 months, preferably from September 1, 2018 through August 31, 2019.

************FAILURE TO BRING THE NECESSARY INFORMATION MAY DELAY

THE PROCESSING OF THE APPLICATION***************************

Anyone experiencing an after-hours fuel or furnace emergency should contact the Juneau County Sheriff’s Department at (608) 847-5649 for referral to a WHEAP staff member.

 

Outreach Site for 2019-2020

Necedah Town Hall               Tuesday Sept. 10th             10:00am to 2:00pm

Camp Douglas Town Hall     Thursday Sept 12th            10:00am to 1:30pm

New Lisbon Town Hall          Thursday Sept 12th            10:00am to 1:30pm

Mauston Nutrition Site(ADRC ) Thursday Sept 19th        9:30am to 11:30am

Wonewoc Wagon Wheel     Tuesday September 24th    10:00am to 11:30am

Elroy Grace Lutheran Church   Tuesday October 1st        10:00am to 11:30am

Lyndon Station-Beagles          Tuesday  October 8th          10:00am to 11:30am

Hustler –Hustler Inn                  Thursday October 10th          Noon- 1:00pm

Necedah Village Hall                Tuesday  October 15th       10:00am to 11:30am

Union Center Village Hall        Thursday October 17th        9:00am to 10:00am

Oakdale Electric                        Saturday October 19th       8:00am to 11:00 am

INCOME GUIDELINES FOR THE 2019-2020 HOME ENERGY PLUS PROGRAM YEAR

 

60 PERCENT OF STATE MEDIAN INCOME GUIDELINES

 

HOUSEHOLD    3 MONTH                 ANNUAL

SIZE               INCOME                   INCOME

 

1                  $ 7,168.25                 $28,673

2                  $ 9,374.00                 $37,496

3                  $11,579.50                $46,318

4                  $13,785.25                $55,141

5                  $15,991.00                $63,964

6                  $18,196.50                $72,786

7                  $18,610.00                $74,440

8                  $19,023.75                $76,095

 

Septmeber 7th – Tomah Museum Brat Sale 

The Tomah area museum is having a garage brat sale on September 7th at 321 Superior Avenue from 8 till 3.

 

September 8th – St. Patrick’s Annual Fall Festival 

St. Pat’s Annual Fall Festival on 401 Mansion Street in Mauston will take place Sunday September 8th!  It will include the Lucky13 Raffle, Music Provided by Dr. Bob DJ Service, Kids Games, Cake Walk 50/50 Raffles (every hour), Sidewalk cafe, Outside Vendors, Silent Auction, Kounrty Store & Craft Booth, Chinese Raffle, Wine Toss Game, Bingo, Beer Tent (Watch Football All Day), and the Famous Roast Beef.  The Lucky13 raffle drawing will be held at 4pm.  Famous Roast Beef seating from 11am-1:30 (Carry-Outs Available) Children 2 and under are FREE Children 3-11 are $5 and everyone else is $10 for the Famous Roast Beef!

 

September 14th – Create a Calm Down Kit with Action Changes Things of Wisconsin

Saturday, September 14, 2019

9:00am-11:00am

The Coffee House-Collin’s Coffee

N6828 State Road 58
New Lisbon, WI 53950

 

Children and adults will create a custom toolbox of tools to pull out when needed. This box will give strategies and confidence on being able to manage worries and anxiety.  Each item in the box will address one of the five senses to provide distraction and grounding to work through worries. We will also be talking about other types of stress reduction and relaxation techniques such as breathing, body scan, and information on various apps to use!  Cost is $10 per person and includes all the items for a take home calm down kit and information on the other stress reduction techniques. Financial assistance is available, call 608-350-6825 for details.  Coffee and treats will be provided as well!  There are a limited number of spots available so confirm your attendance today at https://actwi.setmore.com/class.

 

September 15th Grace-Fountain-Trinity Church (Elroy) Community Event

The Church is hosting an ALL ARE WELCOME event September 15th at 11:30am in Schultz Park.  It will feature a picnic in the park, followed by games and some community action items including painting the poolhouse, picking up trash and assembling backpacks for kids who may not have all the supplies they need to have a successful school year!

 

October 5th – Necedah Family Medical Center Autumn 5K Scamper 

On Saturday, October 5, Necedah Family Medical Center will host the annual Autumn Scamper 5k.  Registration for this event is now open.  All proceeds will go to the Necedah School District’s after school program and to provide scholarships to high school seniors.

Autumn Scamper Info

 

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!

 

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

  • 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

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.