The Community Baptist Church of Silver Lake will host their third annual Community Fall Fest Saturday Oct 25. Community Fall Fest begins at 5 p.m. at Community Baptist Church in Silver Lake. Activities include hay rides, a bon fire, brats and hot dogs, and ‘do-it-yourself’ s’mores. Children will enjoy carnival-style games, a craft cabin, a giant […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Leave No Child Inside: Halloween Night Hike on Saturday, Oct. 25, 6:30-8 p.m. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume for this safe alternative Halloween hikes. Participants will warm up with hot chocolate afterwards. Please leave your flashlights at home as they will spoil the experience. […]
Area Boy Scouts will host a Haunted Hay Ride Friday and Saturday Oct. 17 and 18 and Friday and Saturday Oct 24 and 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Camp OhDaKoTa, 3363 Dyer Rd. Admission cost is $7. Food, drinks and patches available at an extra fee. The ride features tractor pulled wagons through the trails of scenic […]
Salem’s 3rd Annual PumpkinDaze Festival will take place on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 a.m. The festival will feature music from Kyle Young and Bella Cain providing live music from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. There is a $5 cover charge at 6 p.m. A portion of proceeds from the event will benefit the Sharing Center and Kenosha Country Foster Care Parent Association. An Artisan/Craft/Vendor Fair […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Science Saturday: Behavior of Cockroaches on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 10 to 11 a.m. Children in 6th to 9th grade will conduct fun experiments. This month, children will design and conduct an experiment to determine environmental preferences of the Madagascar hissing cockroach. Children will observe structures […]
The 2014 La Salette Holiday Deco Garage Sale will take place this weekend. The event will include: Holiday collectibles, bake sale and raffle. Days and times are: Friday, Oct. 3, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, 8 until 11 a.m. La Salette is located at 10330 336th Ave. (Highway KD), Twin […]
The Friends Helping Friends Cancer benefit on Saturday, Oct. 4 will help several area families, including a Randall School fifth grader Hailey Hand , who has leukemia. This benefit will help Hand and three other area families that have a loved one battling cancer. All proceeds will go to the families. The benefit will take place […]
Midwest Therapeutic Riding Program (MTRP) will be hosting its annual “Goodie Memorial Horse Show” for children with disabilities on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 1451 172nd Ave., Paris, WI. This is the seventh year MTRP will be hosting the “Goodie Memorial Horse Show.” Approximately 30 children will be participating in the horse show. “We are working hard at […]
Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be having a Nature Story Time Hike: Mushroom in the Rain by Mirra Ginsburg on Saturday, Oct. 4 at 10-11 a.m. Participants will hear a story about a rain-soaked ant that takes refuge under a mushroom, which expands to shelter several of his waterlogged friends. After the story, participants will […]
The Westosha Senior Community Center will host a Craft Bazaar and Bake Sale on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Local seniors will be showcasing art, ceramics, knitting, crocheting, jellies, jams, pies and other handmade goodness. There also will be a 50/50 raffle and a raffle for various other items. Lunch is available all day. […]
It was a family affair. His son Jackson, Boy Scout Troop 505, presented the American flag. His daughter Audrey, Girl Scout Troop 7006, led the Pledge of Allegiance. His father administered his oath. Wife Lynn and mother Joan looked on, along with a courtroom full of friends and family that was standing room only. David […]
Note: SEWAPCS Fall Harvest Days is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The 23rd Annual SEWAPCS Fall Harvest Days show will be held at the Racine County Fairgrounds in Union Grove, rain or shine Sept. 12-14. Gates open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day ($5 adults, free for children 12 and under). Parking is free. There will […]
Note: Old Settlers Oktoberfest is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The 4th Annual Old Settlers Oktoberfest at Old Settlers Park, 24100 75th St., on Saturday, Sept. 13 from Noon to 8 p.m. will feature authentic German food, dancing, Little Miss Edelweiss pageant and the Dachshund Dash. Entry to the event is free. “This is a wonderful […]
A’s Dress Closet is having a Dress Giveaway at the Salem Community Library branch Saturday, Sept. 6 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m . They are offering 1 free (gently worn) dress for Prom or Homecoming to local high school girls. A $10 donation is requested, which will go towards next year’s event. This is a nonprofit event. The organizers have been […]
The Village of Twin Lakes Park Commission and season sponsor Baxter and Woodman Consulting Engineers 2014 Movies in the Parks program concludes for the season Friday, Aug. 29. The final showing of the season includes some special pre-screening activities. A seaplane will land on Lake Mary between 5:30 and 6 p.m. The plane will then takeoff […]
The 5th Annual Labor of Love Day Music Festival in memory of Jamie Leigh Wilson will take place Sunday, Aug. 31, from noon to 7 p.m., at New Munster Park, 34315 Geneva Road, New Munster. Admission is free. This year’s festival will include live music, a dove release, food, baggo tournament, vendors and educational booths, […]
The Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association is holding a Business in the Park event this Sat. August 23 in Central Park, on Main Street and in the parking lot next to the Chamber building. The day will start with a Pancake Breakfast in the Park from 8 to 11 a.m. The breakfast is $7 […]
Note: Hartnell Chevrolet is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Hartnell Chevrolet, 7800 Antioch Road (Highway 83), Salem is hosting the SEWCC 41st Annual Corvette and Chevy Show today. Registration on the day of the show is from 9 a.m. to noon. Day of the show registration is $12. People’s choice voting will take place from […]
Note: Hartnell Chevrolet is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH Hartnell Chevrolet, 7800 Antioch Road (Highway 83), Salem will be the location this year of the SEWCC 41st Annual Corvette and Chevy Show on Sunday, Aug. 17. Registration on the day of the show is from 9 a.m. to noon. Day of the show registration is $12. […]
The Village of Twin Lakes Park Commission and season sponsor Baxter and Woodman Consulting Engineers 2014 Movies in the Parks program continues Friday, Aug. 15. “Tad the Lost Explorer” will be screened beginning at dusk in the outdoor amphitheater on the shores of Lake Mary at Lance Park. Bring a blanket or chair for these free, […]
Calvary United Church of Christ will be hosting a Salad Luncheon, Aug. 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 4-12, free for age 3 and under. The church is located at 1511 Wilmot Ave., Twin Lakes, just south of Lakewood School.
Oak trees, remembering the servicemen lost during the Vietnam War from the Kenosha area were dedicated Sunday in Ingram Park. The names of the 35 soldiers were read, as the American Legion Riders went from tree to tree placing a rose and saluting. A small sign had the name and picture of each soldier being […]
Christ Lutheran Church Monthly Community Bingo will take place Thursday, Aug. 14 at the church, 24929 75th St. (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. Doors open at 5 p.m.; game starts at 6 p.m. Packages available for $10 & $20. Everyone is welcome. On-site concessions (please, no outside food or beverages).
The Wilmot Jr. Panthers Baseball Program is putting on a Pig Roast Fundraiser Saturday, Aug. 9. The roast will take place from 2 p.m. to 12 a.m..at Legion Field, 989 Legion Drive in Twin Lakes and will feature local food and live music. Admission is $10 for advance tickets or at the door. Schedule of […]
The Wilmot United Methodist Church will be host its Pork Chop and Corn Roast dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9. The cost is Adults $8.00; Children ages 5-12 $5.00; and children 4 and under free. The menu includes: pork chop, ear of corn, coleslaw, dessert and drink. The pork chops are done by […]
Day two of Libertyfest in Twin Lakes kicked off this morning with the Grand Parade. The parade kicked off at 11 a.m. and wound from Legion Park, through downtown to Lance Park, the site of the other Libertyfest activities. Many participants and spectators commented that the warm but not sweltering temperature and slightly overcast skies made for great […]
Note: Bristol Progress Days is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH One of the first events of Bristol Progress Days is the banquet, which is always held on the first day of the festival. This year’s banquet will be on Friday, July 11. The banquet is held at Parkway Chateau on Highway 50. At the banquet […]
Fireworks will light up the sky over Paddock Lake the evening of Thursday, July 3. The annual fireworks are sponsored by Westosha-Salem Kiwanis Club. The fireworks display will begin at dusk.
The LaSalette Shrine Craft Fair will take place Sunday, July 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will include: Arts, Vendors, Crafters, Food, Drinks, Raffles. Come walk the grounds and feed the fish. The Shrine is located at 10330 336 Ave. (Highway KD), Twin Lakes.
Twin Lakes Libertyfest will take place July 4 and 5 at Lance Park in Twin Lakes. The event is organized by the Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association. Here is a schedule for Friday’s events: 5pm-10pm~ Food Court and Shopping 5pm-9pm~Bingo by Genoa City Lions Club 5pm-9pm~Children’s Games Open 5pm-7pm~ The Kyle Young Band (jazz/pop) […]