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.

Ongoing events may be canceled or altered during the holidays. Call ahead this week to confirm that a program is still scheduled.


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.

Euchre: 2 p.m. second and fourth Wednesdays, Trinity Pines Retirement Center, 326 W. Pine St., Lake Mills.

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

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

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.

Rainbow Hospice Care and Your Friends in Action Monthly Volunteer Information Open House: 3 to 6 p.m. last Thursday of the month, Rainbow Hospice Care Inpatient Center Community Meeting Room, 1225 Remmel Drive, Johnson Creek. 920-674-6255.

Free 1-on-1 Drug/Alcohol Abuse Counseling: The Recovery Support Center, 110 S. Second St., Suite E, Watertown, will offer service 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 and Friday at the Jefferson County Health Department. Residents may receive all childhood and adolescent 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 $15 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 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.


Radio Daze: The Watertown Players production of “Radio Daze III: Here We Go Again,” an original comedy done in the style of old-time radio, will be performed at the Watertown Players Theater, in The Market, 210 S. Water St., Watertown, on April 21-22. Tickets for the show, at $10 each, can be purchased at Piggly Wiggly in Watertown or online at For more information, call 920-306-4364.


Fun Match Dog: The Kennel Club of Fort Atkinson will host the 23rd annual Spring Fun Match with judging starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Western Waukesha County Dog Training Club’s facility, W1314 Cedar Drive, Ixonia.

Library STEM outing: The Dwight Foster Public Library, 209 Merchants Ave., Fort Atkinson, is organizing a program for kids and their families to explore the Rose Lake ecosystem. Meet at the Carnes Park shelter at 10 a.m. For more information call the library at 920-563-7790.

Four on the Floor: The Humane Society of Jefferson County will hold a workshop to temper overenthusiastic pet greetings by teaching the pets to keep “four on the floor.” Sessions starts every half hour from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the humane society. Register in advance by calling 920-674-2048.

Blues guitar: Paul Filipowicz will be performing at 7 p.m. April 22 at Fairview Sports Bar and Grill, 711 W. Racine Street in Jefferson. Paul will be performing at a fundraiser for the Council for the Performing Arts. There is no cover charge but raffles and donations will be accepted.


Mary Hoard Art Show: The Hoard Historical Museum, 401 Whitewater Ave, Fort Atkinson, will host an opening reception for this art show from 1 to 4 p.m. Art show will run through May 6, during normal museum hours, Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. No admission. For information, call 920-563-7769 or visit


Wisconsin Singers: The University of Wisconsin-Madison Wisconsin Singers will take you through the decades with “In Living Color!” This Broadway caliber revue will be on stage at Fort Atkinson High School, 925 Lexington Blvd., at 7 p.m...This event was rescheduled from April 8 to April 24. Tickets available at


Register for the fair: The Jefferson County Fair will conduct a signup sessions for entrants to the fair from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the activity center. Open and Senior Class paper entries are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 19. Open and Senior Class entries done online are due by 11:59 p.m. Friday June 16. For more information or a paper entry form, call the fair office at 920-674-7148 or send email to


Stream health: The Jefferson County Land and Water Conservation Department and the Rock River Coalition are recruiting volunteers to assess the health of streams in Jefferson County and throughout the Rock River basin. Free training is from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Cambridge. To register or for more information, contact Patricia Cicero at, or 920-674-7121 or Nancy Sheehan at or 608-515-9434.

MAY 20

Watertown Fly In and Military Show: May 20-21 at the Watertown Municipal Airport, sponsored by Wisconsin Aviation. Vendors will be on hand providing food and refreshments. The show features historical military vehicles and aircraft and a USO-style Hangar Dance with a 19-piece live band “Ladies Must Swing.” Visit WWII encampments and shop for military period memorabilia. For more information, visit and or call Wisconsin Aviation at 920-261-4567.

Run for homeless pets: Join the the Humane Society of Jefferson County’s fourth annual Furry Friends 5K Run/Walk. This family- and dog-friendly event will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Jefferson County Fair Park. Register at the shelter, W6127 Kiesling Road, Jefferson, or go to


Golf for Kids: The Big Brothers Big Sisters will holds its 13th annnual Golf for Kids event beginnning at 10 a.m. at Koshkonong Mounds, Fort Atkineson. For information about sponsorship and more, visit or call 262-728-8865.

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