Rocket n Roll Teen Dance Nights

Teens will have a chance to dance the night away several times before the school year starts at the New Lisbon Community Center. Entertainment will be provided by Sound F-X. The cost is $5, and dress code is enforced (dress to impress!). Bring your friends and make some new ones. Call 608-562-5442 during open times for more information. Bottle water, soda, energy drinks as well as chips, candy and Romano’s Pizza will be available for sale.

Ages 13-17: July 27th & August 10th, & 24th
Ages 18-20: August 3rd, 17th,  &31st.

Mauston Community Band Schedule 2016 – 18th Season
Riverside Park Performances – 7:00 p.m.
Monday, August 1
Monday, August 8 (Season finale) – high school auditorium

July 28 – Medicare Session

Norma Phillips, Barb Gartland and Lisa Amerman will be presenters for a Medicare Information Session at Hatch Public Library, Thursday, July 28 from 4:30-7:30 pm. Topics covered will include an overview of Medicare A,B,C, & D. Medicare covered preventative services (i.e. breast, colon, diabetic screenings, flu/pneumonia shots). Welcome to Medicare & Annual Wellness visit, Medicare Supplements & Advantage Plans, Medicare Prescription Drug Plans, Medicare Savings (part B Premium) including ‘Extra Help’ for prescription drugs, Medicaid Purchase plan, and ample opportunity for questions. No reservations required. Questions? Call the Aging & Disability Resource Center of Eagle Country 608-847-9371.

July 29 & 30 – Lyndon Station Parkfest

Don’t missed the 2016 Lyndon Station Parkfest, Friday and Saturday (July 29 & 30)! On Friday, softball tournament, garden tractor pulls, Dr. Bob DJ services. Saturday, the softball tournament contines, then there will be a kiddies parade, the 26th annual Parkfest Parade, the Car, Truck and Tractor Show, Rick-E’s Elvis Express, Kids Pedal Pull, and don’t miss the Fireworks at Travis Fitzgerald Memorial Park. There will also be a beer tent, concessions stand, kid rides, and games.

July 29 – Soda Pups

At Hatch Public Library at 1pm on Friday, July 29, four Pomeranian dogs, each cleverly named after a soft drink, perform tricks that show off their unique talents and abilities. You may even get to be a part of the show.

July 30 – Frozen Butt Riders 2nd Annual Car & Bike Show

The Frozen Butt Riders 2nd Annual Car & Bike Show will be at Anjero’s Sports Bar and Grill Saturday, July 30 from 10am-3pm. 50/50 raffle, raffles throughout the day, food, cars, bikes and fun. Spectator free admissions and spectator voting. Trophy presenting at 3:30pm. To enter a car or bike, $10 single, $15 couple, and $5 extra car or bike. For questions, contact Rick Radcliff 608-547-0113 or Vice President Warren Townsend 608-350-9147.

July 30 & 31 – Texas Shoot-Out Men’s Slow Pitch Softball Tournament

The Briggsville American Legion Post Texas Shoot-Out Men’s Slow Pitch Softball Tournament will be July 30 & 31. Games will start at 9am both days. Raffles, food, beer, and soda will be sold on the grounds. Any questions, call 608-981-2015

 

August 1 – Juneau County Courthouse Blood Drive

There will be a blood drive at the Juneau County Courthouse in the County Board Room #200, located on the 2nd Floor, on Monday, August 1 from 10am to 2pm. To schedule an appointment, visit bcw.edu/juneaucounty or call the County Clerk at 608-847-9300. Walk-ins welcome.

August 3 – Mauston United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School

On Wednesday August 3, the Mauston United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School will be from 8:00am-5:00pm, theme Wanted-“Children After God’s Own Heart.” Register for a fun day of activities to learn about God’s Word that will include music, crafts, lessons, games, hayride, and campfire fun. Three meals and snacks provided at no cost, so sign up on the website www.maustonumc.com/ or call the Church office at 608-847-5964 for registration information. Registration Deadline is July 27.

August 4 – Ruby Carpet 40th Anniversary Celebration

Area Community Theatre is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a gala celebration at the Cranberry Country Lodge from 5:30p.m. – 10p.m. Tickets are $25 each, or a table for eight can be reserved for $225. The social hour begins at 5:30, catered dinner is served at 6:30, and the program begins at 7:30. All tickets must be purchased by July 26 online at tickets.tomahact.com or by calling 608-374-7469 and leaving your name and phone number.

August 5 – Snakes Alive

On August 5th (Friday), Herpetologist Tom Kessenich lets you touch, hold, and even talk to his friendly “critters.” SNAKES ALIVE is a program that can be enjoyed as a hands-on-experience or from a distance. This will be at Hatch Public Library at 1pm!

August 6 – Cranes of the World Festival at the International Crane Foundation

The International Crane Foundation is celebrating their annual Cranes of the World Festival on Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Throughout the day there will be special activities, including guided tours and talks, arts and crafts for kids of all ages, and an appearance by “Hope” the Whooping Crane mascot. Lunch will be for sale by the Friends of Muraviovka Park, a non-profit group supporting crane conservation in Far Eastern Russia. Finally, don’t miss David Stokes, sponsored by Bischof Construction, LLC, who will return again this year with live animals, silly songs, stories, and fun.

August 11 – School District of Mauston Registration

District Registration for the 2016-2017 school year will be held at Mauston High School on Thursday, August 11, from 7:30 am to 8:00 pm. This is one day only! Please check out www.maustonschools.org for more information.

August 12 – Worm Race

On Friday, August 12, at the Hatch Public Library, there will be a worm race! They will supply the worms and the race tracks – the fastest worm wins the trophy! Registration at 12:30 and the race begins at 1pm!

August 12 & 13 – Hillsboro Charity Tractor Pull

The Hillsboro Charity Tractor Pull is Friday, August 12 and Saturday, August 13! Admission is $20 per person/per day, Kids 10 and under FREE.
Please, no carry-ins. It will be at Firemen’s Memorial Park on State Highway 33. Camping Information, please call Don at (608)553-1528.

August 13 – “Art in the Park” Benefit

Artisitic Impressions will host a “Art in the Park” Benefit at Riverside Park in Mauston. There will be a Sidewalk Chalk Competition, which will start at 9:00am and the judging at 12:00pm. $10 per square and chalk is provided. Squares will be judged on orginality and creativity. Then Generations Dance Academy presentation will be at 11:30am. Raffle baskets will start at 10:00am and the drawing will be at 1:00pm. There will also be The Doodler (caricature artist) and carnvial games. For more information on this event, contact Bryanna Moravek at 608-548-0991, all proceeds will benefit Artistic Impressions Inc.

August 13 – Juneau County Moose Lodge Blood Drive

There will be a blood drive at the Juneau County Moose Lodge, on Saturday, August 13 from 9am to 1pm. There will be a spaghetti dinner from 2-5pm and all attempting donors will get their meal for half price. To schedule an appointment, visit bcw.edu/mooselodge or call the County Clerk at 608-847-7833. Walk-ins welcome.

August 19-21 – 53rd Annual Badger Steam and Gas Engine Club’s Show

The 53rd Annual Badger Steam and Gas Engine Club’s Show will be held August 19, 20, & 21 – 7am-5pm. The 2016 features are: Implements, cast iron seat collectors and 100th Anniversary of the Delco Light Plant. It will be at S3347 Sand Road, four miles northwest of Baraboo. THe show features 25 exhibit buildings on 25 acres of wooded space. Over 1,000 exhibitors showing their equipment for your enjoyment. 50 acres of free parking with shuttle rides to the game and around the show. The show is family friendly with modern restrooms and handicapped accessible. Huge flea market, both indoor and outside with arts, crafts, antiques, and much more.

August 20 – Party in the Park

The Union Center Volunteer Fire Department will hold “Party in the Park” on Saturday, August 20. Activities include: 5K Fun Run, volleyball tournament, horseshoe tournament, pedar tractor pull, car show, and kid’s water fight. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. All proceeds will benefit the Union Center Volunteer Fire Department. For the 5K sign up and info, check their Facebook page “UCFS Party in the Park 5K”.

August 20 – “Chicken in the Park”

The Necedah Lions will be holding its “Chicken in the Park” Saturday, August 20th, from 3:00 – 7:00 pm.

August 20 – Friends of the Necedah Library Craft Fair

The Friends of the Necedah Library Craft Fair will be on Saturday, August 20th from 8:00-4:00pm. There’s still have room for more crafters/artists if they get their applications in soon. Applications can be picked up at the Necedah Library.

August 20 – ZOOZORT

Come to the Juneau County Fair to see and touch (if you dare) a bearded dragon, kinkajou, and even hissing roaches. Zoozort uses live animals that kids can meet at touch. The program begins at 2pm!

September 3 – 14th Annual Fly-In

The 14th Annual Fly-In will be on Saturday, September 3rd at the Mauston New Lisbon Union Airport. There will be arts and crafts, RC Aircraft Display/Show, Antiqu/Classic Car Show (with judging done by the public), antique farm machinery, WWII War Bird on display, and much more! For general information, contact Tom Chudy at 608-547-6503 or 608-565-2136. Breakfast 7-10:30am and Lunch 10:30am-2pm served by the Mauston Lions Club.

September 8 – 11, 15 – 18 – Fox on the Fairway

Area Community Theatre presents Fox on the Fairway by Ken Ludwig. This hilarious farce, set at a country club is fun for adult audiences. Tickets go on sale August 29 at the ACT box office, by calling 608-374-7469, and online at tickets.tomahact.com.

September 17 – “Amateur BBQ Contest” and “Chicken in the Park”

The Necedah Lions will hold an  “Amateur BBQ Contest” and “Chicken In The Park”, Saturday, August 20 from 3:00pm-8:00pm. Cooking contest will be between law enforcement teams from around Wisconsin. You the public will be the judges.

Spay and Neuter Clinics

The Carl W. Nelson Animal Shelter announces the 2016 Low cost spay and neuter clinics will be held on July 24, 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!

Playgroups

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

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.

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.