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Genoa City Lions set for Nov. 4

The Genoa City Lions Club will be conducting Bingo on Nov. 4, at 332 Fellows Inc. on Fellows Road in Genoa City. Doors open 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 Nov. 4 will be $341 to a single winner getting a “BlackOut” in 49 calls […]

Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Fall Craft Faire is Nov. 1

Christ Lutheran Church’s Annual Fall Craft Faire, Bake Sale, and Lunch will take place Saturday Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. All are welcome to shop gifts, clothing, accessories, hand made cards, home decor and more. Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th St. (Highway 50), Paddock Lake.

Pringle to host trial run/hike and beginning geocaching on Nov. 8

The Pringle Nature Center in Bristol Woods County Park will be hosting two events on Saturday, Nov. 8: Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding the  Pringle 5K Prairie and Woods Trail Run/Hike on Saturday, Nov. 8, 10 a.m.  to noon. Lace up your running shoes to help raise money for Pringle Nature Center’s […]

Dinner and Dodgeball for Amanda is Nov. 1

If you are looking for something fun to do while helping to support a community effort, the friends of Amanda Hauser,  local Catholic Financial Life Chapters, and the community from Brighton Wisconsin would like to invite you to  “Dinner and Dodgeball for Amanda.” Amanda Hauser is a 12 year old student from Brighton Grade School […]

Community Baptist Church of Silver Lake hosting Fall Fest Saturday

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 to host Halloween night hike on Oct. 25

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. […]

Boy Scouts hosting haunted hay ride next two weekends

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 PumpkinDaze is Oct. 18

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 program to explore cockroach behavior

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 […]

La Salette to host Holiday Deco Garage Sale

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 […]

Event to benefit area cancer patients

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 hosting horse show Oct. 4

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 to host Mushroom in the Rain story time hike

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 […]

Westosha Senior Community Center to host craft bazaar and bake sale Oct. 11

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. […]

Investiture of Judge David P. Wilk

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 […]

A word from our sponsors: SEWAPCS Fall Harvest Days is Sept. 12-14 in Union Grove

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 […]

Old Settlers Oktoberfest set for Sept. 13

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 […]

Prom dress event at Salem library Sept. 6

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 […]

Twin Lakes Movies in the Park concludes with “Planes”

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 […]

Labor of Love Day Music Festival is Aug. 31

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, […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Association hosting Business in the Park Saturday

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 […]

A word from our sponsors: Corvette show today at Hartnell Chevrolet

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 […]

A word from our sponsors: Hartnell Chevrolet to host Corvette & Chevy Show

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. […]

Twin Lakes Movies in the Park continues with “Tad the Lost Explorer”

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 UCC to host salad luncheon

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.

Dedication of Kenosha Area Vietnam Veterans Trees

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 to host bingo Aug. 14

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).

Wilmot Jr. baseball hosting pig roast Aug. 9

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 […]

Wilmot UMC to host Pork Chop and Corn Roast dinner Aug. 9

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 […]

2014 Libertyfest parade coverage

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 […]

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