Wonewoc United Methodist Church Ladies Guild will be holding their 48th Annual Fruit Cake Sale. Sales begin the first week of October, and fruitcakes will be $6. To place an order or more information, call June Snoor (464-7458) or Jean Byington (464-3936), or Blossums and Bouquets. 

October 17 – November 1 – Mauston FFA Fruit Sale

The Mauston FFA Fruit Sale begins Monday, October 17. They will be selling mixed fruit (oranges, grapefruit, apples, and pears) as well as cheese, cheese spreads, and different sausages. Contact an FFA member to place your order or call 608-847-4410, ext. 4467.

October 22 – SAFE Take Back Event

S.A.F.E. is partnering with the Juneau County Sheriff’s Department and the Mauston Police Department to host Prescription Take Back at Riverside Park in Mauston Saturday. It will be from 10am-2pm. Receive a coupon for a free scoop of Culver’s custard per participant.

October 25 – Royall Fall Concert

The Royall High School Music Department will present their annual Fall Concert on Tuesday, October 25, at 7:00 pm in the high school gymnasium. It will include performances by the Concert Choir, Madrigal, and the Concert Band and will include a wide variety of musical styles. Admission to the concert is free.

October 29 – Bethany Lutheran Church Harvest Supper

Bethany Lutheran Church, 701 Grove Street Mauston, will hold a Harvest Supper on Saturday, October 29th . 4:30 p.m. seating  and 6:00 p.m. seating. Carry outs available. Advance Tickets available from members or church office 847-6690.

October 29 – Beer & Wine Fest Library Libations

Sample craft and domestic beer and wine while supporting the building and renovation project for the New Lisbon Memorial Library. A variety of food samples from local businesses will also be available. Basket raffles and music! Join us for a great afternoon at the New Lisbon Community Center on Saturday, October 29th from 12-5pm. $20 per ticket, Adults 21and over. All Proceeds Benefit the New Lisbon Library Building Fund! Get your tickets at the New Lisbon Memorial Library or you can click the following link to get them online!

November 2 – Wonewoc United Methodist Harvest Supper

Celebrate the 34th Annual Harvest Supper Wednesday, November 2 at the Wonewoc United Methodist Church, 208 North East Street. Enjoy a turkey dinner with all the fixings, plus delicious homemade pies. Serving from 4-7:30. Carry outs are available after 5pm for $9.00. Dine in – Adults: $8.00, children 6-10: $4, five and under: free.

November 2 – Free Medicare Information Session

A free Medicare information session will be held in Mile Bluff Medical Center’s community room on Wednesday, November 2 from 1-5 pm. Presenters Norma Phillips, Barb Gartland and Lisa Amerman will provide an overview of Medicare A, B, C and D, along with information regarding annual wellness visits, preventive services that will be covered by Medicare in 2017 (vaccinations, screenings, etc.), Medicare supplements, Advantage plans, Senior Care, Medicare savings programs to help pay Part B premium/prescription drug costs, and more. If you have any questions, please call the Aging & Disability Resource Center of Eagle County – Mauston office at 608-847-9371.

November is National Caregiver Month

November is National Caregiver Month. The Aging and Disability Resource Center will be having their 2nd Annual Caregiver Event on Friday, November 4, 2016 at the Adult Day Center located in the ADRC at 220 La Crosse St, Mauston. This is an interactive, fun-filled day of information and education. It will be from 9am-3pm. This is a free event with lunch, snacks, and refreshments included. You can come alone or bring your loved one. We may be able to help with respite for the day  if you will need it. Some of our presenters this year will include: Karen Patton, Mile Bluff Medical Center – Tai Chi St. Croix Hospice, April Martell, UW Extension Office – Nutrition Demonstration and Bank of Mauston – Identity Theft and Scam Protection. If you are a caregiver and /or care recipient and would like to join, call ADRC at 608-847-9371 to sign up by October 28.

November 11 & 12 – Time and Talent Marketplace

Peace Lutheran Church is holding the “Time and Talent Marketplace” on Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12 at the church – 307 Warren Street in Tomah.  The sale features a vast array of hand-made items and baked goods, making it a great opportunity for early Christmas shopping.  The church is also holding a quilt raffle, “Tidings of Peace.”  Tickets will be available at the Marketplace or from the church.  The sale will be from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Friday, and 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday.  All the proceeds will be used for improvements for Peace’s kitchen.

November 16 – December 2nd – Holiday Craft Fair

The Holiday Craft Fair with crafts made by area seniors and persons with disabilities, will be on November 16 – December 2nd. It will be Monday-Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm. Any interested crafters, please contact the ADRC at 608-847-9371.

November 17 – Influence of Tobacco among Women Event

SAFE in Juneau County and the Suicide Prevention Coalition are sponsors of the Influence of Tobacco Among Women Event Thursday, November 17 at 6pm at the Hatch Public Library. There will be a discussion and presentation from Robin Matthies involving the affects that tobacco and other drugs have on women and their families. Matthies is the Health Disparities Coordinator at the Wisconsin Department of Health Services in Tobacco Prevention and Control Program.

November 26-27 & December 3-4 – Juneau County Historical Society Open House

The Juneau County Historical Society will be holding an open house November 26-27 and December 3-4 at the Boorman House in Mauston. Visitors can come and tour decorated rooms, enjoy live music, and have homemade treats and beverages at no cost. There will also be a raffle, and drawing for the raffle prizes will take place on December 4 starting at 6pm. People do not need to be present to win.

December 11 – New Lisbon Christmas Walk

The Friends of the New Lisbon Memorial Library are sponsoring a “Christmas Walk” on Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 1:00 to 5:00 pm. Five homes in the city of New Lisbon and the surrounding area will be featured. Visitors will start the tour with a stop at the library for coffee and cookies and to purchase a ticket with directions to the homes. Tickets are $10.00.
All proceeds will go toward the library renovation and expansion project.

Spay and Neuter Clinics

The Carl W. Nelson Animal Shelter announces the 2016 Low cost spay and neuter clinics will be held on October 30.  Call 608-847-4060 and leave a message on mailbox 2.  Or visit the website www.carlnelson.org.

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 10 am – Noon. 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

Mile Bluff Medical Center Events

A monthly parenting program is available to those with children 12 months and younger.  This program is held the second Monday of every month at 4:30 pm.  This program is available to assist you during the first year of your baby’s life.  For more information or to register please call 608-847-1013.

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.

Juneau County Adult Center

Cards (Euchre, Dirty Clubs, or 500) – Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 1pm.

Bingo – Every Wednesday and Thursday at 10am.

Work on jigsaw puzzles or watch TV.

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.