Thursday, July 31 - It's the deadline for the Adams County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Photo Contest. Categories for 18 and under, Adult - scenic & Adult - people having fun. Go to VisitAdamsCountyWi.com for more details.
Thursday, July 31 - There will be an Adams County Veterans Resource & Benefit Fair from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Adams County Community Center. County Veteran Service Officers, PTSD/Substance Abuse, Dental, Enrollment/Eligibility, SSVF, Housing Authority, Transportation, Aging and Disability Center and more. For more information call Steve Dykes at 608-339-4221 or Amanda Steinhoff at 608-372-3971 ext 64201.
Thursday, July 31 - The Friendship Connection has teamed up with Applebees of Wisconsin Rapids for an all day fundraiser. Applebees will donate 15% of sales to Friendship Connection for those customers with special flyer. For more information call 608-339-6810.
Thursday, July 31 - Lake Arrowhead will present "Tunes on the Turn" Live Music Summer Concert Series every Thursday night! This week featuring Joe and Janice Marie from 6-9 PM.
Thursday, July 31 - The Adams Community Theatre will present a Free Movie at 6:30 PM. This 2014 comedy stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kat Upton and rated PG-13.
Friday & Saturday, August 1-2 - Crazy Days in downtown Adams-Friendship will be held. Sidewalk sales, craft show in the Adams Lions Park on Saturday morning, fun for all.
Adams County Library will have a book sale and bake sale both days; Carole's Fashion Delights will have great sales inside and out including a $10.00 rack as well as 60% off merchandise and sales on jewelry, purses and straw hats;
On Friday, a brat fry will be held at North Star Services, Adult Day Care. (165 N. Main St. Adams) They will also have Autism fundraising items for sale and all proceeds from the sales will go into our Community Spectrum Resource Fund for our new sensory room.
St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church will be hold a bake sale in front of the church (purple building) on Main Street Friday and Saturday.
General Store of Adams will be holding specials for Crazy Days
Friday, August 1 -The Rome Farmers Market will feature Antique Appraisals, at 9:30 AM in the gazebo at Alpine Village Business Park Mark Moran fundraiser at the Lester Public Library. The Farmers Market is held Fridays 8 AM-1 PM.
Friday, August 1 - Lake Arrowhead will hold special Friday Night Live Music featuring Raised Reckless.
Saturday, August 2 - The Monroe Prairie ATV Poker Run will begin at Petenwell Pub, 1951 Big Horn Drivem, Arkdale. Registration at 10:30 AM. For more information and to verify location go to www.monroeprairieatvclub.com
Saturday, August 2 - The Roche-A-Cri State Park will hold their free Naturalist Program: Snakes at 2 PM at the mound shelter. They're slippery, slimy, and might bite. Join in to learn more about snales of Wisconsin and see a real snake. For more information call 608-339-6881 or go to dnr.wi.gov/org/land/parks/specific/roche-a-cri/
Saturday, August 2 - The Big Flats Fire Department Annual Street Dance Fundraiser will be held at the Big Flats Fire Department. Live music, food, raffle, refreshments and more. For more information 608-564-7754.
Saturday, August 2 - Splash Waterfront Bar & Grill will be holding a Waterfest Celebration with music and fireworks.
Saturday, August 2 - Juneau Co. Annual Touchstone Energy Waterfest Lighted Boat Parade will be held on Castle Rock Lake, boat parade & fireworks. To register your boat and for award information call 888-898-2550.
Saturday, August 2 - The 2 Broke 4 Sturgis Party will be held at Springville Tap. DJ & Poker Run. For more information call 608-253-6888.
Tuesday August 5 - The Adams County Farm Bureau is holding a Peach and Blueberry Sale. 1/2 bushel of Fresh Michigan Peaches - $30, 10 lbs of Michigan blueberries - $30 or 5 lbs - $21. Order deadline is August 5 and delivery week is August 11. Payment is due upon order pick-up. For more information or to order call Kay Olson-Martz at 608-572-1429 or 608-564-7359 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Partners of Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics are having a Christmas Tree Raffle for a 13 ft Christmas tree and all the trimmings! The tree is on display in the hospital concorse. Tickets are 1 for $1, 6 for $5, 15 for $8 and 25 for $10. Winner will be drawn at the September 11 Salad Luncheon.
Stuff the Bus School supplies will be collected at local businesses and organizations on from July 21 - August 15, 2014. On August 15, a school bus will drive to each location to pick up donations. Children who need school supplies can complete an application at the Adams County Health and Human Services office from July 28 - August 15, 2014. Contact United Way of Inner Wisconsin at 715-421-0390 for information.
Wednesday, August 6 - The Friendship Connection is serving up a Free Lunch from noon to 2 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). Taco Salad will be served. Bring a side dish or dessert if you wish. Everyone is welcome.
Wednesday, August 6 - The Hazel Street Farmers Market will be held from 2-6 PM on Hazel Street in Downtown Adams. For sale are many different items including produce, hand made items, honey and more. If you are interested in being a vendor, call Theresa at 608-339-4237.
Wednesday-Sunday, August 6-10 - Adams County Fair will be held at the Adams County Fairgrounds. Exhibitors, food, livestock shows, carnival & demolition derby. For more information call 608-564-3676 or go to www.adamscountyfairwi.com for a complete listing of events.
Wednesday-Sunday, August 6-10 - The Adams County Historical Society Museum will be open at the Adams County Fairgrounds, Lecy Log Homestead & horse drawn hearse & much more. For more information call 608-339-7733 or go to www.adamshistory.com
Thursday, August 7 - Lake Arrowhead will present "Tunes on the Turn" Live Music Summer Concert Series every Thursday night! This week featuring Rebel One from 6-9 PM.
Thursday, August 7 - The Adams Community Theatre will present a Free Movie at 6:30 PM.
Friday & Saturday, August 8-9 - The Partners of Moundview Memorial Hospital & Clinics will hold their annual Rummage Sale at the hospital garage next to the Adams County Fairgrounds. Friday from 8 AM to 4 PM and Saturday from 8 AM to 2 PM.
Friday, August 8 -The Rome Farmers Market will feature Bison Basics with Ione Hausler from Lowland Bison at 9:30 AM in the gazebo at Alpine Village Business Park Mark Moran fundraiser at the Lester Public Library. The Farmers Market is held Fridays 8 AM-1 PM.
Friday, August 8 - Lake Arrowhead will hold special Friday Night Live Music featuring Austin Healey Band.
Saturday & Sunday, August 9-10 - Little Eagle Arts Foundation (3889 River Road, Wisconsin Dells) will be holding their Open Air Art Market Series from 10 AM to 4 PM. Featuring Native American artists: 1st, 2nd, and 4th weekends of the month; All Local Artists: 3rd weekend of the month. Art displays & Artist demonstrations and clay bowl activity to benefit LEAF's Empty Bowls event in Fermentation Fest, October 11 & 12. For more information please check us out on Facebook and call (608) 253-4142. Admission is free; artist booths are $20/day and sharing is permitted.
Saturday, August 9 - The Necedah National Wildlife Refuge will hold their Can you Capture it/Focus on Photography from 9-9:45 AM & Pollinator Walk from 10-11 AM. Free and open to the public. All skill levels welcome. For more information call 608-565-2551 or go to fws.gov/refuge/necedah/
Saturday, August 9 - Roman Fest will be held at the Rome Town Hall, 1156 Alpine Dr. For more information go to www.romewi.com
Saturday, August 9 - The Roche-A-Cri State Park will hold their free Naturalist Program: Night Hike at 7 PM at the mound shelter. Program at the campfire from 7:30-8:30 PM. Join around the campfire for a night tim program and activities. Hike the 1 mile nature trail lit by tiki tourches from 8:30-10 PM. Refreshments provided by Friends of Roche-A-Cri State Park. For more information call 608-339-6881 or go to dnr.wi.gov/org/land/parks/specific/roche-a-cri