Community Calendar submissions may be emailed to or faxed to 262-367-1136. Include time, date, full address, contact name and phone number for the event. Submission deadline is noon Tuesday.


Book a Librarian for Help With Devices: Call the Dwight Foster Public Library for a one-hour personal training session on how to check out e-books and audiobooks. Learn how to use other library resources on your device. Call 920-563-7790.

Cambridge Food Pantry & Resource Center: 5:30 to 7 p.m. Mondays, 211 South St., Cambridge. Doors open at 5 p.m. Shop once every 14 days. 608-423-8142

Early Literacy Class: 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. Fridays, Johnson Creek Public Library, 125 Lincoln St., Johnson Creek. For ages 3-6. Class includes stories, finger plays, songs and simple crafts.

Fort Atkinson Area Grief Evening Support Group: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Dwight Foster Library, 209 Merchants Ave., Fort Atkinson. The meeting room location will be posted on a board in the entrance way. This drop-in group offers a welcoming place for those struggling with the loss of a loved one. 619-222-9624.

Fort Atkinson FFA Alumni: Meets monthly at 7:30 p.m. the second Thursday of the month, Fort Atkinson High School agriculture classroom (Room G154).

Fort Atkinson Food Pantry: 3 to 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, 715 Jones Ave., Fort Atkinson. 920-563-6992

Free Dinners: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays, First United Methodist Fellowship Hall, 320 S. Main St., Fort Atkinson. 920-563-4903

Grandparent Support Group: 10 a.m., first Tuesday of the month. Jefferson Senior Center, 859 Collins Road, Jefferson. (920) 265 6308

Jefferson’s Citywide Prayer/Gathering/Worship Night: Every second Thursday of the month. For location and information, call Bill Schiferl, (920) 674-2067.

Loaves and Fishes Meal: Every Monday, free community meal at Watertown Moravian church, 510 Cole St., Watertown. For more information, call 920-261-7494.

Monday Morning Joe: 8:30 to 10 a.m., first and third Mondays, dining room at the Rainbow Hospice Care Inpatient Center, 1225 Remmel Drive, Johnson Creek. Opportunity to meet others experiencing similar circumstances. Refreshments served. No cost. 920-674-6255

Preschool Jamboree: 10 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Watertown Public Library. Half-hour filled with stories and songs to help build literacy skills. Drop-in class for ages 3-5 and their caregivers.

Free 1-on-1 Drug/Alcohol Abuse Counseling: The Recovery Support Center, 110 S. Second St., Suite E, Watertown, will offer services on Saturdays. Call 920-988-6944 for an appointment.

Toddler Tales: 10 a.m. Thursdays, Watertown Public Library. Drop-in literacy class for ages 15 months to 36 months, plus their caregivers. Songs, rhymes and stories. Each class features a new word in American Sign Language.

Vaccine Clinics: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at the Jefferson County Health Department. Residents may receive all childhood and adolescent vaccines, adult vaccines, pregnancy tests and blood pressure checks. A $10 fee will be charged unless you have an active ForwardHealth Card. For the list, visit TB skin tests are available for $10 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday.

Yarn-a-Latte: 9 to 11 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays, and 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Tan-a-Latte, 122 S. Main St., Jefferson. Knitting, crocheting and spinning group for all ages and levels. Free. Email or call 262- 582-3048.

DEC. 3

Santa at Johnson Creek Premium Outlets: 1-4 p.m., Johnson Creek Premium Outlets, 575 W. Linmar Lane, Johnson Creek. Free.

Country Christmas: Jones Market, 601 Jones Ave., Fort Atkinson, will offer free samples of food from Wisconsin vendors, including cheese, dips, crackers and spreads plus music and more from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Holiday Parade of Lights:5:30 p..m. in downtown Jefferson. Santa will arrive and see children at his house after the parade. The parade will begin on the corner of Walworth and Hwy 26 and travel north to Center street. There will be over 40 units including with lighted displays and music. Santa’s elves will be passing out the Shop Local Jefferson coupon books for the downtown event on Saturday, Dec. 10.

DEC. 10

Santa at Johnson Creek Premium Outlets: 1-4 p.m., Johnson Creek Premium Outlets, 575 W. Linmar Lane, Johnson Creek. Free.

Cookie Walk: 10 a.m. at Immanuel United Methodist Church, 201 E. Racine St., Jefferson. Stock up for the holidays. You choose from a huge variety of homemade cookies and candies. Containers are provided. The cost is $8 per pound. For more information, call 920-674-5273.

Shop Local Jefferson; Fill your Christmas gift list at this downtown event. Use a coupon book from the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce, and, at the back of the coupon, use the Winter Wonderland Adventure card and collect stickers to be entered into a drawing for $50 chamber gift certificates. For more information go to

Hoard Museum Holiday Open House and Gingerbread House winner announced: 1 to 4 pm.The annual Holiday Open House will feature seasonal music and decorations, light refreshments, youth craft activities and seasonal displays of vintage toys and cookbooks. The winner of the Annual Gingerbread Contest will be announced. Holiday crafts will include a mini-gingerbread house workshop and paper ornaments and cards. The Hoard House and the Museum will be decorated for the season.

DEC. 11

Birthday Party: The Jefferson Historical Museum, at city hall, 317 S . Main St., will celebrate its 180th birthday from noon to 4 p.m. Call 920-674-6463 for more information.

DEC. 17

Santa at Johnson Creek Premium Outlets:1-4 p.m., Johnson Creek Premium Outlets, 575 W. Linmar Lane, Johnson Creek. Free.

Jefferson Community Holiday Dinner: 4 to 7 p.m. at the VFW in Jefferson.

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