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Salem United Methodist Church annual Smorgasbord and Silent Auction is March 8

Salem United Methodist Church will be hosting their annual Smorgasbord and Silent Auction on March 8 from noon  to 4 p.m.  Ticket prices at the door are $9 for adults (14 and up), $7 for kids and seniors.  Children under 3 eat free. Your ticket price will include roast beef, fried chicken, meat balls, vegetables, mashed […]

Pringle to host inflatable planetarium event Feb. 28

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Leave No Child Inside: Sky’s the Limit on Saturday, Feb. 28, from 1 to 2 p.m. Come and explore the night sky during the daytime. Participants will use the inflatable StarLab Planetarium to look at the night sky and see what causes the seasons. Space is […]

A word from our sponsors: The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament March 21

Note: Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament will take place March 21 at Marino’s Country-aire Banquet Hall, New Munster. Entry fees are: Division A $50; Division B $30. Registration is at 10 a.m. and bags fly at 11 a.m. Players need to […]

Christ Lutheran Church Men’s Group to host spaghetti dinner Feb. 21

Christ Lutheran Church Men’s Group is hosting an Extra Special Spaghetti Dinner night Saturday, Feb. 21. Everyone is welcome. Hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Cost is adults $9 ($8 in advance), children 6-10 years $3, age 5 or less are free. The church is located at 24929 75th Street (Highway 50), Paddock Lake. To-Go orders please telephone 843-2631.

Community Baptist Church to host free sacred music concert Feb. 22

The Choral from Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary of Ankeny, Iowa, under the direction of Dr. R. Irving Van Hooser, is presenting a concert of sacred music at Community Baptist Church in Silver Lake on Sunday, Feb. 22  at 6 p.m. The Chorale’s program, entitled Forget Not His Benefits, is a reflection on Psalm 103 […]

Pringle Nature Center to host Valentine’s Snowshoe Candlelight Hike Feb. 14

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Valentine’s Snowshoe Candlelight Hike on Saturday, Feb. 14, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Enjoy the winter wonderland at night with family, friends, and loved ones while on the candlelight trail at Bristol Woods County Park. Warm up afterwards by the crackling fire and refreshments will be […]

Pringle Nature Center to host Science Saturday on levers and pulleys

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Science Saturday: May the Force be With You on Saturday, Feb. 14 at 10  to 11 a.m. Children in 6th to 9th grade are invited to join Pringles staff for fun experiments. This month participants will look at how pulleys and levers work. At the end, […]

Randall School’s Shamrock ‘n’ Run is March 14

Randall School’s Shamrock ‘n’ Run — benefiting the art, music and physical education programs — will take place March 14. The run will start at 10 a.m. at Twin Lakes Country Club in Twin Lakes. Cost is $20 for students (from any school) 18 and under, and $35 for adults. Children 3 and under free (no amenities […]

Twin Lakes Area Chamber & Business Assoc. baggo tournament is March 21

The Twin Lakes Area Chamber and Business Association’s 3rd Annual Baggo Tournament will take place March 21 at Marino’s Country-aire Banquet Hall, New Munster. Entry fees are: Division A $50; Division B $30. Registration is at 10 a.m. and bags fly at 11 a.m. Players need to register by March 17. Would you like to sponsor the event? Call the chamber for […]

Boy Scout Troop 328 to host Super Bowl Breakfast and Silent Auction Feb. 1

Boy Scout Troop 328 will host its annual Super Bowl Breakfast and Silent Auction on  Sunday, Feb. 1, from 7  a.m. to 1 p.m. at Salem Grade School. Hwy 83/AH, enter off of AH. Cost: Adults – $6, Children 5-12 and Seniors – $4, Children under 4 – Free. Breakfast includes all you can eat pancakes, […]

Calvary UCC hosting chili & soup lunch today

Calvary United Church of Christ, is hosting a chili and soup lunch today, Jan. 24 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost of $5 for adults and $3 for children 11 and under includes all you can eat chili, soup, bread, dessert and beverage. Calvary church is located at 1511 Wilmot Ave, Twin Lakes.

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

Friends of the Community Library holding Book Review Lunch on Jan. 27

The Friends of the Community Library are sponsoring a Book Review Lunch on Tuesday, Jan. 27 at the Twin Lakes library branch, 110 S. Lake Ave. in Twin Lakes. A soup and sandwich lunch, including chips, cookie and drink will be served at 11:30 a.m. for $5. At noon, the library staff will give a review of […]

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

Job’s Daughters Bethel 79 to host free movie night Jan. 24

Job’s Daughters Bethel 79 will host a free community movie night at 6:30 p.m. (Note: Time corrected — DH) Saturday, Jan. 24, at Washburn Masonic Temple, 8102 199th Ave., Bristol. The movie shown will be Disney/Pixar’s “The Incredibles.” Popcorn and water will be available. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and pillows and be comfortable […]

Holy Cross-Bristol to host spaghetti dinner Jan. 24

Holy Cross Parish will be hosting a spaghetti dinner Saturday, Jan. 24. The dinner will take place at the parish’s Bristol location, 18700 116th St. Cost for all you can eat dinner is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors over 65 and children 5 to 12. Under 5 are free. Carryouts are available as well. Dinner will be served from 4 […]

St. Alphonsus School 8th grade holding fundraiser breakfast Jan. 25

St. Alphonsus School will be sponsoring an 8th Grade Breakfast on Sunday, Jan. 25. The breakfast is a fundraiser for the 8th grade class trip to Washington DC. It is an all you can eat pancakes, eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy breakfast served from 8:30 a.m. to noon at St Alphonsus Parish Center 6211 344th Ave New […]

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

A word from our sponsors: Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 & 25

Note: The organizers of this event have advertised it with westofthei.com — DH. Lake Shangri-la’s 46th Annual Ice Fishing Derby — “the biggest little fishing derby in the world” –will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25. There will be hourly door prizes and fishing prizes. Derby raffle prizes include […]

4-H Horse Project tack sale is Jan. 25

The Kenosha County 4-H Horse Project sponsored Annual Tack Sale will take place Sunday, Jan. 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wilmot Union High School, 11112 308th Ave., in the commons area. The event offers shopping and much, much more. Admission is $2 per person at the door which is donated to SMILES Therapeutic Riding, Darien. Each paid entry gets you […]

Silver Lake 12th Night rescheduled to Jan. 11

Silver Lake’s annual 12th Night celebration has been postponned to Jan. 11, at 6 p.m., outside the Silver Lake Fire Department station. The rescheduling was due to the severe cold forecast for tonight, said Trustee Sabrina Moran. That means there is still time to bring your real Christmas tree or wreath to be part of the […]

Silver Lake 12th Night is Jan. 6; trees being accepted for burn

Silver Lake’s Annual 12th Night celebration will take place Tuesday, Jan. 6, starting at 7 p.m., Trustee Sabrina Moran said. Christmas trees that have been collected at the fire station will be lit for a truly spectacular burn just outside the Silver Lake Fire Department station. Do you have a tree or other real Christmas greenery to […]

American Legion Post 544 to host pizza fundraiser Jan. 7

American Legion Post 544 will host a Pizza Dinner fundraiser on Wednesday, Jan. 7, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pizza, baked mostaccoli, and salad for $6 for adults, $3 for kids 6-12, kids under 6 are free. American Legion Post 544 is located at 989 Legion Drive, Twin Lakes.

Central HS cheer hosting cosmic skating fundraiser Jan. 3

The Westosha Central High school Cheer Club has qualified to compete in the National High School Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, Florida. However, competing in Florida will be costly for the team. In order to offset these costs the group is holding fundraising events. On Jan. 3, there will be a Cosmic Skating Fundraiser  from 5-7 p.m. […]

Pringle to host snowshoe hike on Jan. 10

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Guided Snowshoe Hike on Saturday, Jan. 10, 1 p.m. Join the Pringle Naturalist for a guided hike through the snow covered woods. Snowshoes will be provided; this is a great way to try a new sport without having to buy expensive equipment. There must be […]

Pringle to host Nature Story Time Hike Jan. 3

Pringle Nature Center, 9800 160th Ave., Bristol will be holding a Nature Story Time Hike: A Winter Place by Ruth Yaffe Radin on Saturday, Jan. 3, 10 to 11 a.m. Read about a family carrying ice skates past villages, farms, and forests on their way to a frozen lake high in the hills. After the story, […]

Paddock Lake 2014 Lighted Holiday Parade is Saturday

Paddock Lake’s second annual Lighted Holiday Parade will take place  Saturday, Dec. 20. The 2014 theme is Frozen. The parade starts at 4 p.m., with lineup at 3:30 p.m. The parade will start at McAlonan Park on 248th Avenue and head north to 61st Street, then east to 236th Avenue and then north to Village […]

St. John the Evangelist to host “A True Christmas Concert” Dec. 14

Enjoy an evening of inspirational sounds of the season with recording artist Michael Russell O’Brien as he brings his “A True Christmas Concert” to St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Twin Lakes. The concert will be held Sunday, Dec. 14 from 6:30 to 8p.m. Tickets on sale at the door or please contact St. John the Evangelist, 262-877-2557 or […]

Christmas concert/Sing-along at Christ Lutheran on Dec. 13

A free Christmas concert/Sing-along with The Riverport Sweet Adelines will be held at Christ Lutheran Church on Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome and refreshments and treats will be provided. Christ Lutheran Church is located at 24929 75th St.(Highway 50), Paddock Lake.

Santa to visit American Legion in Silver Lake on Dec. 6

Children 10 and under can meet Santa at the American Legion Hall, in Silver Lake on Saturday, Dec. 6 from noon to 2 p.m. Children will receive a free toy, bag of candy, drink and a snack. There will be a bake sale available too. The American Legion is located at 307 N Cogswell Drive, Silver Lake.

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