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Friday, September 19, 2014

Necedah 5K is October 4th!



It’s not too late to make plans to attend the Necedah Family Medical Center Autumn Scamper 5k run/walk.  People of all ages and fitness levels are encouraged to join in on the fun Saturday, October 4 at the Necedah Schools.  The festivities begin with a half-mile kids' event at 9 am, followed by the 5k at 9:30 am. 
The fee for the 5k is $20; the kids’ event is free.  All proceeds will go to the Necedah School District.
Advanced registration is preferred, but on-site sign-up will be offered the morning of the event.  All adults and children must be registered to participate and are asked to bring a non-perishable food donation for the local pantry.
For details and registration forms, check out the Autumn Scamper 5k link at milebluff.com, or call the Necedah Family Medical Center at 608-565-2000.
Register for the Autumn Scamper 5k run/walk today!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Mile Bluff Medical Center Events - Juneau County



SUPPORT GROUPS

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP - For more information, call 608-847-1285.
This group offers support services to families and individuals who are coping with the death of a loved one. The group meets at 7 pm at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston.
·          Thursday, October 2

AL-ANON GROUP - For more information, call 608-562-5611.
Mondays, 7 pm, at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston

PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP
If interested in group meetings, call Arlene at 608-847-6893.


PROGRAMS FOR PARENTS

HAND-IN-HAND PARENTING PROGRAM - For information and to register, call 608-847-1013.  Education and support for parents during the first year of their babies’ lives – held at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston
·          Monday, October 13, 4:30 pm
         Topic – Infant massage

OB CLASSES - For more information and to register, call 608-847-1013.
Expecting parents will learn about prepared childbirth, feeding babies and what to expect after delivery.  The cost is $15.

Three-session programs - Classes meet for three consecutive weeks, 6:30-9:15 pm.
·          Mile Bluff Medical Center, Mauston: Thursdays, starting October 16
·          Mile Bluff - Delton Family Medical Center, Lake Delton: Mondays, starting October 13


BIRTHING FACILITY TOUR - For more information and to register, call 608-847-1013.
Groups meet at 6 pm in the lobby at Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston.
·          Thursday, October 23

SPECIAL EVENTS & SCREENINGS

FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS - For more information, call 608-847-1845.
Screenings are held at The Bank of Mauston, Highway 82 in Mauston, from 1-3 pm.
                 ·          Wednesday, October 1

HEALTH FAIRS - Appointments are required for all tests.
-FREE blood sugar and blood pressure screenings
-Total cholesterol tests (no fasting) for $10, or lipid profile tests (12-hour fasting) for $20
-Heart disease and diabetes risk assessments
                 ·          Thursday, October 9, 7 - 11 am, Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston
Call 608-847-1845 for appointments.
                 ·          Thursday, October 16, 7 - 11 am, Mile Bluff - New Lisbon Family Medical Center
Call 608-562-3111 for appointments.

AUTUMN SCAMPER 5K - For more information, call 608-565-2000.
Mile Bluff – Necedah Family Medical Center will hold a 5k run/walk with proceeds going to the Necedah School District.  The event includes a free kids’ run at 9 am.  The 5k race will begin at 9:30 am. Registration is required.  5k is $15 and includes a t-shirt if registered before September 15; 5k is $20 and a t-shirt as available if registered September 16 through the morning of the event. All participants are asked to bring at least one non-perishable food item to benefit the local pantry.
·         Saturday, October 4 at the Necedah Schools

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE
For more information and to register, call the Blood Center of Wisconsin at 888-310-7555.
·          Thursday, October 9, 9 am - 2 pm, Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston

SHARI SARAZIN CONCERT - For more information and to reserve your spot, call 608-847-2377.
Join the tenants of Terrace Heights Retirement Community in welcoming Shari as she presents a Celtic harp and vocal performance.
·       Wednesday, October 15, 2 pm, Terrace Heights Retirement Community in Mauston



CASINO NIGHT / COSTUME PARTY - For more information, call 608-847-1495.
The evening will include costumes, snacks, cash bar, blackjack, raffles and more. Like Mile Bluff Medical Center Foundation on Facebook to get information on this event as it becomes available.
·         Saturday, October 25 at Travelers Inn in New Lisbon






SAVE THE DATE

LOOK GOOD… FEEL BETTER® - For more information and to register, call 608-847-9877.
Ladies currently receiving cancer treatments at any medical facility are invited to attend this free session to learn beauty techniques to help combat appearance-related side effects of treatments.
·               Monday, November 3, 1-3 pm, Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston

DIABETES MONTH EVENT - Registration is required. Call 608-847-1846.
Learn how diet, exercise and medications can help you live well with diabetes. In addition, find out how continuous glucose monitoring and insulin pump therapy may work for you. Door prizes and refreshments will be available.
·         Thursday, November 13, 1-4 pm, Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston






Upcoming Events - Adams County


This week...
Wednesday, September 17 - The Friendship Connection is serving up Free Lunch Wednesday from noon to 2 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). On the menu is chili. Bring a dish or dessert if you wish. Everyone is welcome. For more information call Deb at 608-339-6810.   

Wednesday, September 17 - 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, September 17 - Second Harvest Food Bank in partnership with Adams County Promise Neighborhood, will be distributing food from 4:30-6 PM at Adams-Friendship High School. The mobile food pantry is open to everyone! Please bring bags or boxes and wagons or a wheeled cart to help carry food.  Please do NOT arrive before 3:30 PM so that we can safely dismiss students at the end of the day. If you have any questions or would like to volunteer to help, please contact Lisa Curless at (608) 339-3213 ext. 1022

Thursday, September 18 - The Friendship Connection will hold a Substance Use Support Group from 1-2 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). This is a casual group led by peers. Everyone is welcome. For more information contact Dan Schultz at 608-339-6810. 

Thursday, September 18 - Allies Against Cancer will hold a public discussion on cancer prevention and education efforts from 6-7 PM at the Adams County Community Center room 145B. Included in the evening will be an update on the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center and Adams County Cancer Awareness Team education and prevention project, discussion on ways to improve cancer prevention in Adams County, information on area resources for cancer and chronic diseases, and a light meal wil be served.

Thursday, September 18 - The Adams Community Theatre will present a Free Movie at 6:30 PM. This 2014 romantic drama stars Shailene Woodley and is rated PG-13. 

Friday, September 19 - The Rome Farmers Market will feature Pumpkin Decorating with Diane Walenda at 9:30 AM in the gazebo at Alpine Village Business Park. The Farmers Market is held Fridays 8 AM-1 PM.  

Friday, September 19 - The Friendship Connection is holding a Cardmaking Workshop from 1-4 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). Join the fun in making Halloween cards. Feel free to bring any scrapbooking supplies that you may wish to share. All supplies are provided. Everyone is welcome. For more information call Deb at 608-339-6810.

Friday, September 19 - The Adams County Chamber will hold their 3rd Annual Laser Glow Golf Outing at the Moundview Golf Course. Pre-game starting at 4:30 with tee-off at 7 PM. This is a traditional 4-person golf scramble only at night. Cost is $40/golfer.  Information and registration can be found at www.VisitAdamsCountyWi.com.
  
Saturday, September 20 - 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, September 20 - Room to Rome Dog Park Anniversary will be celebrated at the park. For more information go to www.romewi.com 

Saturday, September 20 - A Benefit for Noah will be held from 3 PM to midnight at the Dellwood Pavilion (1907 Deerborn Lane, Friendship). A Poker Run will be held from noon to 5 PM with registration from 11-11:45 AM at the Dellwood Pavilion. Raffle drawings every 30 minutes, DJ from 3-6 PM and live music starting at 7 PM. Noah was hit by a truck while in the school crosswalk on May 28th, 2014. For more information call 608-339-0119.

Saturday, September 20 - The Adams Community Theatre will present their Third Saturday Classics Double Feature starting at 7 PM. The first film is a classic from 1942 andstars Humphry Bogart and Ingrid Bergman. The second is from 1940 and stars Katherine Hepburn, James Stewart and Cary Grant.

Sunday, September 21 - A Harescramble will be held at Dyracuse Park in Rome at 10 AM.  Sponsored by Rapid Angels Motorcycle Club.  Call 715-324-8014 for more information or go to www.rapidangels.com.

Sunday, September 21 - Celebrate Sunday Funday at Pineland Camping Park with the Packers. Benefits the Gilbert Brown Foundation.  Golf Tournament at Mascoutin Golf Course in Berlin on Monday.  For more information call 608-564-7818 or go to  www.pinelandcamping.com.  

Sunday, September 21 - The Adams Community Theatre will present their Play Reading Circle starting at 3 PM. This month's reading is Key Largo. Everyone is welcome to join the fun and take a part.   

Monday, September 22 - The Friendship Connection will hold a Wellness & Recovery Support Group from 11 AM-12 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). This is a casual group led by volunteers. Everyone is welcome. For more information contact 608-339-6810.

Monday, September 22 - Parenting the Love & Logic Way will be offered as a 6-week program on Monday nights at the Adams-Friendship Elementary School. Laugh while you learn some easy, effective strategies for making parenting a lot less stressful and a lot more fun! This program is designed to give you simple, practical skills to end arguing and back talk, set limits without waging war and teach kids to be responsible withouth losing their love. Cost is $10/person or $15/couple. Open to anyone raising a child(ren) from birth to age 18. Childcare available for attendees. Sponsored by Adams County Promise Neighborhood. Space is limited, sign up by calling Steve at 608-548-8583 or email sospls96@yahoo.com. www.loveandlogic.com

Tuesday, September 23 - The Friendship Connection is holding a Christmas Ornament Workshop from 1-4 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). It's only September by they're thinking ahead and have a booth in the upcoming HCE Harvest Fest on Nov 1st and are asking friends and neighbors to help make Christmas ornaments to sell. All supplies are provided. Everyone is welcome. For more information call Deb at 608-339-6810.
Adams County Running/Walking Club (ACRC) meets at the Friendship Village Park every Saturday at 8 AM. All abilities and fitness levels are welcome. For more information visit adamscountyrunningclub.com or contact Kim Heinz at  kimheinz@frontier.com.  


COMING UP...
Wednesday, September 24 - The Friendship Connection is serving up Free Lunch Wednesday from noon to 2 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). Bring a dish or dessert if you wish. Everyone is welcome. For more information call Deb at 608-339-6810.   

Wednesday, September 24 - 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. 

Thursday, September 25 - The Friendship Connection will hold a Substance Use Support Group from 1-2 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). This is a casual group led by peers. Everyone is welcome. For more information contact Dan Schultz at 608-339-6810. 

Thursday, September 25 - The Adams County Historical Society will be hosting a Local Author's Circle at 4 PM at the Adams County Heritage Center, 311 Main Street, Friendship. Call 608-339-7733 for more information.  www.adamshistory.com

Thursday, September 25 - Jeremy Normington is leaving the Adams-Friendship community after nearly seven years of dedicated service as Moundview's CEO.  Please join Moundview's Board of Directors in a Community Celebration in Recognition of Jeremy's tireless service to our community on at the Northern Bay Clubhouse.  Stop in anytime from 5:00-8:00 pm. Formal presentation at 6:30 pm. Hors d'oeuvres served * Cash bar.Questions may be directed to the Communications Office at (608) 339-8328.

Thursday, September 25 - The Adams Community Theatre will present a Free Movie at 6:30 PM. This 2014 romantic drama comedy starsSarah Drew and is rated PG.  

Friday, September 26 - The Final Rome Farmers Market of the Season will feature Craft and Small Business Day at 9:30 AM in the gazebo at Alpine Village Business Park. The Farmers Market is held from 8 AM-1 PM.  

Friday, September 26 - The Friendship Connection is holding a Cardmaking Workshop from 1-4 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). Join the fun in making Halloween cards. Feel free to bring any scrapbooking supplies that you may wish to share. All supplies are provided. Everyone is welcome. For more information call Deb at 608-339-6810.

Saturday, September 27 - Coffee with a Cop will be held at Myrt's Handi-Mart (626 CTH E) in Grand Marsh starting at 10 AM. Deputies from the Adams County Sheriff's Office and community members come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships and drink coffee. For more information or questions contact Deputy Joe LeBreck at 608-339-3304 or email joseph.lebreck@co.adams.wi.us

Saturday, September 27 - 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, September 27 - Monroe Prairie ATV Bear-Coon Ride will be held at The Lure Bar & Grill in Rome registration at 6 PM. For more information and to verify location go to www.monroeprairieatvclub.com 

Saturday & Sunday, September 27-28 - The Annual Fall Harvest Festival by the Old Farmers Antique Club of Adams County will be held at the Adams County Fairgrounds. Featuring farm equipment, food, music refreshments and more.  For more information call 608-564-7378

Sunday, September 28 - The Adams Flea Market closes for the season. www.adamsfleamarket.com

Monday, September 29 - The Friendship Connection will hold a Wellness & Recovery Support Group from 11 AM-12 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). This is a casual group led by volunteers. Everyone is welcome. For more information contact 608-339-6810.

Tuesday, September 30 - This is the Roche-A-Cri State Park Photo Contest deadline. Call 608-565-2789 or email heather.wolf@wisconsin.gov for more details or go to dnr.wi.gov/topic/parks/name/rocheacri/

Tuesday, September 30 - The Friendship Connection is holding a Christmas Ornament Workshop from 1-4 PM at their location 252 S Main Street, Adams (entrance in the back). It's only September by they're thinking ahead and have a booth in the upcoming HCE Harvest Fest on Nov 1st and are asking friends and neighbors to help make Christmas ornaments to sell. All supplies are provided. Everyone is welcome. For more information call Deb at 608-339-6810.   
If you would like your event in our Weekly Events Reminder, email us at chamber@visitadamscountywi.com or call us at 608-339-6997.