CWNAS Announces 13th Annual Calendar Contest

The Carl W. Nelson Animal Shelter announces its 13th annual “Love My Pet” calendar contest! The entry fee is $15.00 and includes a full color 2018 calendar featuring your fantastic pet. Entry deadline is June 1, 2017. Calendar contest rules and entry forms may be found on our web site at

May 26 – Two-Time Gold Medalist Rebecca Murray Coming to Necedah

Three-Time Paralympian and Two-Time Gold Medalist Rebecca Murray will be visiting Necedah High School on Friday, May 26 at 2pm, and giving a presentation on her journey as a world class athlete. Becca scored 33 points in the 62-45 victory over Germany in the Rio Olympics. It is free and open to the public. Sponsored by Won80

June 2-3 – Elroy-Sparta Trail Bike Me Fun Ride

No matter your skill level, you can be on this fun ride Friday, June 2 or Saturday, June 3! Adults $25, Ages 6-12 $15. Check out all 3 of the massive railroad tunnels on the trail. Thirty-two miles of trail to enjoy! Stop by the communities along the way and see all they have to offer too. Free trail pass weekend! Register online

June 3 – 1970 to 1979 Royall School Get Together

Get together for 1970 to 1979 Royall School in Elroy at the Elroy Park on Saturday, June 3rd from 11:00 am till done. Potluck and bring your own beverages, also plates and silverware. Children and Grandchildren are welcome.

June 10 – Sweet Life Dessert Comedy Theatre

On Saturday June 10, Sweet Life Dessert Comedy Theatre with Family Comedian Scott Davis at Mauston High School Auditorium at 6:30 pm.
Scott Davis is a National Faith based Comedian and Musician. Join for a good clean fun filled family evening with a special dessert bar. Sponsored by Mauston United Methodist Church. Tickets are $10.00 in advance and $15.00 at the door. Purchase online at or at the church office 608-847-5964. Limited tickets will be sold. Preview at

June 10 – New Lisbon Library Golf Outing

On Saturday, June 10, New Lisbon Library Golf Outing will be at the Castle Rock Golf Course, W6285 Welch Prairie Rd. Call 608-847-4658 to reserve your spots. Cost is $60 per person for 18 holes (4 person scramble) and includes dinner! There will be flag events and special games throughout the course, as well as Chinese raffle in the Club House.. All proceeds benefit the New Lisbon Library Expansion/Renovation Fund. Tee off at 1pm. If you are interested in donating for the Chinese Raffle, hole sponsorship, or volunteering call Mike at 608-853-0503.

June 10 – Summer Wine Up 2017

Mark your calendars for the 1st Annual Summer Wine Up Festival! It will be Saturday, June 10 at the Adams County Fairgrounds to open to the public 1pm with festivities ending at 6pm. 750 tickets will go on sale in April. It will be an afternoon of live music, wine, food, and shopping.

June 17 – 2nd Annual Ride to Rock Out the Silence

Guardians of the Children Castle Rock presents the 2nd Annual Ride to Rock Out the Silence. This is a Child Abuse Awareness Charity Ride and all proceeds go to children and families that have fallen victim to child abuse. Our 1st Annual ride brought in 110 bikes & raised over $6500 and we are ready to top that this year with another scenic ride and fun after party! Registrations starts @ 9am at Reel Brothers Harley-Davidson in Mauston, WI. Kickstands up @ 11am and the ride ends @ Point Bluff Resort (Corner of Z & Hwy 82) Wisconsin Dells, WI. All registered riders will receive a FREE ride t-shirt. Food will be available for purchase during and after the ride. Raffles, music, and fun at Point Bluff Resort on the beautiful Wisconsin River will conclude our 2nd Annual Ride.

June 23&24 – Necedah’s 5th Annual Discover Necedah Days

On Friday, June 23rd and Saturday, June 24, it’s the 5th Annual Discover Necedah Days. The Necedah Community Wide Garage Sales will be held at this time and free maps will be available listing them all. Register Your Sale Now to be included on the maps. Forms at the village hall & at banks. DEADLINE to register is MAY 26th.

June 24 – Flag Retirement Ceremony

The Veterans and Friends Flag Project Committee will be conducting a legal flag retirement ceremony on Saturday, June 24 at about 7pm at the Castle Rock Resort and Campground. Anyone with US flags that are no longer servicable may drop flags off at that location. The public is welcome to attend.

Two Sister May Events


Zumba Fitness by Julie
–Gold -Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30am
–Toning-Saturdays 9:00am

Qigong with Karyn
–Tuesdays 1:30pm
–Thursdays 6pm

For more information, to rent a space or to plan a future event, please call Two Sisters Event Center 608-350-0610

Silver Star Mobile Food Pantry

The Silver Star Mobile Food Pantry will be at the Silver Star parking lot and it is open to all Juneau County residents. First come, first serve.

June 14 – 3pm-6pm
September 13 – 3pm-6pm
November 8 – 3pm – 6pm

Items will be varied. Please bring your own bags or boxes. For more information, email or visit

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!

Golf Leagues

The Tuesday Evening Golf League at Northern Bay Resort is looking for players or teams interested in playing. Tee time is 5:15pm, shotgun slant, and play begins May 2. For more information or to add your name/team on the list call: Matt (547-2265), Gene (547-5581), or Cliff (565-4177).


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

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.