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September 2014


Memorial Fundraiser
John Laatsch
The first part of the sixth annual Scott Skalitzky Memorial Fundraiser was held on August 24, 2014 with a 25 mile Tractor Ride starting at the Skalitzky home just south of Waterloo on County Hwy O.
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Autumn Fest in Jefferson: Sept. 19, 2014

The Jefferson Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 13th Annual Autumn Fest in downtown Jefferson on Oct. 4 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Any one interested in being a vendor please contact the chamber office at (920) 674-4511.

Medicare annual enrollment: Sept. 19, 2014

Another Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) at hand. Each year from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7, Medicare beneficiaries have the opportunity to enroll in, switch, or disenroll from Medicare standalone prescription drug plans (Medicare Part D) and Medicare Advantage plans (Medicare Part C).

Going Prices: Sept. 19, 2014

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Our Daily Bread: Sept. 19, 0919

The Our Daily Bread nutrition center provides a nutritious noontime meal prepared in the certified kitchen of the First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, 31 W. Milwaukee Ave., Fort Atkinson. Meals are available for seniors and friends.

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  • Arts and Sparks in the Park: Sept. 20, Ralph Park, Fort Atkinson. Fort Arts Council, along with Loeb-Lorman Metals, will be hosting the free event which consists of a live action Welding Rodeo creating public sculpture out of scrap metal and a juried fine arts and crafts fair. There will be food, activities for kids, entertainment and cash prizes for participants offered in both the rodeo and the fine arts and crafts fair.
  • Duck Race: Sept. 20, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Bicentennial Park, Fort Atkinson. Annual event hosted by The Boys & Girls Club of Fort Atkinson. The Duck Race will begin at 12:30 p.m. Duck tickets are $5, a quack pack of five ducks for $20 and a flock of 20 ducks for $75. Cash prizes, free kids activities and lunch for purchase.
  • Harvest Moon Wine Festival:  Sept. 20, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Vetro Winery, 1414 Vino Lane, Jefferson. Event features, farmers market, unique arts and crafts, savory snacks, food, music, raffles, wine tasting, cheese pairing by Sartori. (920) 674-9650,  
  • Jefferson County Council for the Performing Arts Cookout: Sept. 20, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Pernat's Premium Meats, 312 Milwaukee St.,Johnson Creek. Some of the items on the menu are Pernat's brats, hot dogs, hamburgers and cheeseburgers. Proceeds support the CPA's mission to provide culturally valuable, affordable and accessible entertainment, together with performing arts opportunities for people in Jefferson County and surrounding areas.

 Updates to this calendar are made weekly Wednesday afternoon. 



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