Pork in the Park: September 21-22, Cravath Lakefront

Something delicious for the beginning of fall, from Downtown Whitewater — Downtown Whitewater. Inc. Announces New BBQ Pig in the Park State Championship Cook-off Sanctioned by Kansas City Barbecue Society Downtown Whitewater, Inc. will host the area’s first BBQ Pig in the Park Cook-off, which was sanctioned by Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS) 2 weeks […]

The Living Mississippi: From Twain to Today at the Roberta Avonn Art Gallery 3/9/12 to 4/4/12

Opening reception on March 12, 2012 from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Historic photographs of the Mississippi River by Henry P. Bosse are juxtaposed with modern photos of river restoration projects completed by the non-profit group, Living Lands & Waters. Quotes from Mark Twain’s prose link the river’s past with the present. The exhibit is a partnership with […]

Young Auditorium receives grant to host 4th Community Big Read

I’ve received a press release, appearing below, on UW-Whitewater’s Young Auditorium grant to host a Community Big Read.  Embedded immediately below is a video from the National Endowment for the Arts about the program, followed by information about events in Whitewater.   The Young Auditorium is partnering with the Arrowhead Library System (Rock County Public […]

Alzheimer’s Association Memory Walk Schedule

Please see a press release from the Alzheimer’s Association: Walk to End Alzheimer’s to be Hosted throughout Southeastern Wisconsin -Local Walks to Attract Thousands- The Alzheimer’s Association is pleased to announce that the Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be hosted in six locations throughout Southeastern Wisconsin this fall. The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimers […]

Alzheimer’s Association Offers September 12th Lake Geneva Workshop on Early Detection

The Alzheimer’s Association offers a September 12th program, as outlined in this press release: Program on Early Detection to be Offered by Alzheimer’s Association With 10 Million Baby Boomers at Risk, Early Detection is Critical to Future Planning LAKE GENEVA, WI – August 4, 2011 – The Alzheimer’s Association will present a community workshop called “Have […]

Eagle United Methodist Church Celebrates 140th Anniversary, 8.13 and 8.14

Although I’m not a parishioner, I’m happy to post a notice from Eagle United Methodist Church about their 140th Anniversary. Congratulations and best wishes to the congregation – Eagle United Methodist Church will be celebrating its 140th Anniversary August 13th & August 14th 2011. The public is welcome to attend one or both free events: […]

Alzheimer’s Association’s “Maximize Your Memory,” Monday, August 8, 2011 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Irvin Young Memorial Library

WHITEWATER, WI – July 18, 2011 – The Alzheimer’s Association will be presenting a program called “Maximize Your Memory” on Monday, August 8, 2011 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Irvin Young Memorial Library, 431 West Center Street in Whitewater. This interactive and informative workshop will offer participants information on the difference between normal […]

Alzheimer’s Association’s “Nourish Your Noggin,” Wednesday, August 31, 2011 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Kenosha Public Library – Southwest

KENOSHA, WI – July 18, 2011 – The Alzheimer’s Association will present a community program called “Nourish Your Noggin” on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Kenosha Public Library – Southwest, 7979 38th Avenue in Kenosha. This fun and interactive program is for anyone interested in brain health. Topics will […]