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A word from our sponsors: Early registration open for Randall School PTC ShamRock N Run 5K March 19

Note: Randall School PTC is advertising this event at westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Randall School PTC will be hosting its premier ShamRock N Run 5K run/walk and after party on Saturday, March 19. This event will raise money for the Randall Consolidated School Outdoor & Playground Improvement Program, Phase II. The race will […]

Pringle Nature Center to host adult program Cabin Fever Crafts

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a new adult program. Cabin Fever Crafts, Tuesdays in February, 10 a.m. to noon each day. Stuck in the house with nothing to do? Come on out to Pringle and try these crafts to help alleviate your cabin fever. Line-up is: Feb. 9 Bread Making, Feb. […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Feb. 11

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Feb. 11 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month, serving lasagna/salad/garlic bread or homemade soup (please, no outside food […]

Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 30 & 31

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 47th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 30 and 31. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

Troop 328 Boy Scouts to host Super Bowl Sunday Breakfast and Silent Auction Feb. 7

Troop 328 Salem Boy Scouts of America will host a Super Bowl Sunday Breakfast and Silent Auction on Feb. 7, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Salem School. All you can eat Pancakes, eggs and biscuits and gravy will be served. Tickets will be sold at the door. Adults are $6, seniors and children 4-12 are $4. Children under […]

MPTV’s Around the Corner to feature Western Kenosha County; advance screening at Wilmot UHS on Feb. 1

This past summer, Milwaukee Public Television’s Around the Corner with John McGivern filmed a new episode in Western Kenosha County. On Feb. 1, a special advance screening of this episode “WESTOSHA – Western Kenosha County” will take place at Wilmot Union High School Auditorium (Entrance A), 11112 308th Ave. in Wilmot. The stars of the […]

Friends of the Community Library Book Talk/Luncheon Jan. 26

A Book Talk/Luncheon will be sponsored on Tuesday,  Jan. 26 by the Friends of the Community Library. It will take place at the Twin Lakes Community Library 110 Lake St., Twin Lakes, at 11:30 a.m. There will be soup, Subway sandwiches, chips and a cookie. At noon the Library staff will present a program. The cost is $6 and reservations […]

Friends of the Community Library Book and Bake Sale is Jan. 23

Friends of the Community Library Board is sponsoring a Book and Bake Sale on Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Twin Lakes Community Library, 110 S. Lake St., Twin Lakes. The sale will run from 10 a.m. to noon for the Friends of the Community Library members. Everyone will be welcome from noon until 3:30 p.m. From 2 until 3:30 p.m., there will […]

St. Alphonsus GREAT Nite Out is Feb. 13

St. Alphonsus will host its 27th Annual GREAT Nite Out on Saturday, Feb. 13, from 7 p.m. to mat Bella Vita Banquet Hall (formerly Marino’s Banquet Hall), 34816 Geneva Rd., New Munster. The event includes games, raffles, eats and togetherness. The GREAT Nite Out is for everyone over the age of 18 from the parish and surrounding community to socialize, play cards […]

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Jan. 14

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Jan. 14 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th St.,(Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month, tacos (please, no outside food or beverages).

Aquanuts plan New Year’s Day water skiing show

The Aquanuts water ski team based in Twin Lakes is planning a New Year’s Day show — if the weather cooperates. The show will start at 1 pm. on Jan. 1 at Lance Park in Twin Lakes. A New Year’s Day show would be a first for the group, said Eric Fauth, an Aquanuts member. “This […]

Pringle Candlelight Night Hike & Winter Solstice Celebration Dec. 22

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Candlelight Night Hike & Winter Solstice Celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 22, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Bring the family out to celebrate the Winter Solstice as we learn about the Solstice and burn a Yule log. We will also go out for a hike […]

Union Grove United Methodist Church hosting Christmas Coffee House today

Union Grove United Methodist Church and Bright and Beautiful Childcare Center will host a Christmas Coffee House on Dec. 12 at 906 12th Ave.,  Union Grove. Enjoy listening to your favorite Christmas Music from local talent while enjoying free hot dogs, coffee, beverages and popcorn. Children’s activities and babysitting will be provided.  There will be cookie decorating, ginger […]

Bristol Grade School Pancake Breakfast and Holiday Craft/Vendor fair is Dec. 5

Bristol Grade School is having a Pancake Breakfast and Holiday Craft/Vendor fair on Dec. 5. The Pancake Breakfast is being sponsored by the 8th Grade Students/Parents and runs from 8 a.m. to noon. Tickets prices are $5 for children 4-12, $7 for adults, $6 for seniors. The Holiday Craft/Vendor fair is being sponsored by the PTA […]

Western Kenosha County Historical Society hosting pot luck and show and tell Dec. 6

Western Kenosha County Historical Society invites you to a pot luck dinner on Sunday, Dec. 6. Doors open at noon with dinner to begin promptly at 1 p.m.  Please bring a favorite dish or dessert to share.  Fried chicken, lasagna, and coffee will be provided.  Following dinner, a Show & Tell time will allow participants to […]

Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church to host Christmas for Kids on Dec. 12

Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Wilmot will host a Christmas for Kids one day VBS on Saturday Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There is no charge. Snacks and lunch provided along with crafts, music and games as activities. Parents are welcome to drop off kids and go shopping or cleaning etc. Ages 4 years […]

Paddock Lake Area Lions Club indoor book and rummage sale is Dec. 12

Paddock Lake Area Lions Club is hosting its 5th annual Books and “More” Indoor Rummage Sale on Saturday, Dec. 12 at the American Legion Hall at 307 N. Cogswell in Silver Lake. It will take place from 10 a.m.  to 4 p.m. Just in time for the holidays, there will be bargains galore. Many, many books and gently used items, such as […]

Legion Post 544 turkey raffle is Nov. 21

American Legion Post 544 will be hosting its annual turkey raffle at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 21. The raffle will be held at the American Legion Hall, 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes. The Legion post will be raffling turkeys and pork for $2 per chance per spin. Free food and beverages will be served; […]

Bristol WI Historical Society to host Paint Party Fundraiser Nov. 15

The Bristol WI Historical Society will be hosting a Paint Party Fundraiser on Sunday, Nov. 15, at 1 p.m. at the Parkway Chateau, 12304 75th St, Kenosha. Priceis $45 per person. Price includes two glasses of house wine or domestic beer or soda, everything you need to paint and step-by-step guidance by a professional artist. No experience […]

Central High School to host Veterans Day Celebration and Reception Nov. 11

Central High School will host a Veterans Day Celebration and Reception  on Nov. 11, starting at 1:15 p.m. at the school, 24617 75th St., Paddock Lake. The school would like to extend an invitation to attend to all veterans. For more details and to RVSP by Nov. 6 please contact Nancy Switalia at 843-2321.

Christ Lutheran Church bingo is Nov. 12

Christ Lutheran Church will host it Monthly Community Bingo on Thursday, Nov. 12 (held second Thursday every month), at the church at 24929 75th Street (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 and $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions available; this month, turkey dinner (please, no outside food or beverages).

Pringle Nature Center to host Halloween Candlelight Night Hike Oct. 30

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Halloween Candlelight Night Hike on Friday, Oct. 30, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Come out if you dare to see if the ghouls really do come out at night. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume! The trails will be lit by candles. You might […]

Pringle Nature Center to host Invasive Species Workday Oct. 24

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having an Invasive Species Workday on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m. to noon. Want to help with parkland restoration or use cool tools? Students or Scouts, do you need to earn some community service hours? With the help of volunteers, undesirable non-native, invasive plants are removed […]

Salem’s 2015 PumpkinDaze Festival is Oct. 24

Salem’s 4th Annual PumpkinDaze Festival will take place on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m. to midnight. An Artisan/Craft/Vendor Fair  will be held from 9 to 4 p.m. There also will be kids activities, beer and other refreshments, food and a 50/50 Raffle. The day’s events will feature live music from 4 Grand and Bella Cain, from 5:30 p.m. to midnight. There is […]

Country Inn and Suites and Parkway Chateau to host special needs Halloween event

The Brat Stop and Country Inn and Suites in Kenosha just west of I-94 will host its annual Halloween Trick or Treat Event for Special Needs Children and Adults Wednesday, Oct. 28 from 3 to 8 p.m. The event is a  Halloween celebration for children and adults with special needs and their families. Participants can dress up in their favorite costume and […]

Central HS music parents to host baggo tournament fundraiser Nov. 7

The Central High School Music Parents Association  will host a baggo tournament fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 7 at Central High School in Paddock Lake. Bring a partner and compete in two age brackets: Adult Bracket — $25/Team High School Bracket (Must have current student ID) — $15/Team Pre-register by Nov. 3 and save $5/team. Check in/Registration on […]

Silver Lake Community Fall Fest and new Family Fun Walk set for Oct. 24

The spirit of harvest-time togetherness is alive and well in Silver Lake. A joint effort of local businesses, the Community Baptist Church and Village Board are leveraging the success of the church’s annual Fall Fest to bring even more neighbors together for the best of Fall fun on Oct. 24. This year, a Family Fun […]

Wheatland Fire Dept. pancake breakfast is Oct. 25

The Town of Wheatland Fire Department will be host its annual pancake breakfast at the Wheatland Fire Station, 34001 Geneva Road, in New Munster on Sunday, Oct. 25 from 7 to 11 a.m.. Since 1943 the Wheatland Volunteer Fire Department has served its community. These 72 years of service have been made possible through the generous donations and […]

A word from our sponsors: Brighton School to host spaghetti dinner Oct. 16

Note: Brighton School is advertising this event at westofthei.com. — DH Brighton School will host is back to school fundraiser — a spaghetti dinner – on Oct. 16 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the school. Cost is $7 per ticket. Dinner includes main entree, salad, bread and drink. The proceeds will be going towards purchasing […]

Genoa City Lions Club to host bingo on Oct. 20

The Genoa City Lions Club will be conducting Bingo on Oct. 20 at 332 Fellows Inc. on Fellows Road in Genoa City. Doors open at 5 p.m., Early-Bird Bingo starts at 6 p.m., Regular Bingo starts at 6:45 p.m., Progressive Jackpot Bingo starts at 9 p.m. Progressive Jackpot for Oct. 20 will be $1,928 to a single winner getting a “BlackOut” in 58 […]

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