Ozaukee County. All meetings are in the Administration Center, 121 West Main Street, Port Washington, Room A204, unless noted. Wednesday, July 30, Traffic Safety Commission, Justice Center, 10 a.m.
City of Port Washington. All meetings are in City Hall, 100 W. Grand Ave., unless noted. Thursday, July 24, Plan Commission, 6:30 p.m.; Tuesday, July 29, Finance and License Committee followed by Common Council, 6:30 p.m.
Village of Grafton. All meetings are in Village Hall, 860 Badger Circle, unless noted. Monday, July 28, Library Board, 6:30 p.m.; Tuesday, July 29, Joint Village and Town meeting, Grafton Town Hall, 6 p.m.; Thursday, July 31, Architectural
Review Board, 5 p.m.
Village of Fredonia. All meetings are in the Fredonia Government Center, 242 Fredonia Ave., unless noted. Monday, July 28, Parks Committee, 6:30 p.m.
Port Washington-Saukville School District. All meetings are in the school district office, 100 W. Monroe St., unless noted. Monday, July 28, School Board committees, 5:30 p.m.
Cedar Grove-Belgium School District. All meetings are in the High School library, 321 N. 2nd St., Cedar Grove, unless noted. Wednesday, July 30, School Board, 6 p.m.
Places to go, Things to do
Tri Parish Catholic Women’s Society will hold its quarterly meeting Thursday, July 24, at 7 p.m. at Port Catholic School St. Mary’s Campus in the teacher’s lounge. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Sue at 284-0644 or e-mail
Port Summer Theatre presents “Young Frankenstein, the Musical” Thursday, July 24 to Sunday, July 27, at the Port Washington High School Auditorium. The PG-13-rated show is an adaptation of Mel Brooks’ funny film. Tickets are on sale at the Port Washington Parks and Recreation Department and Sanfilippo Sentry for $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Showtimes are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 284-5881.
Friends of Cedarburg Bog present International Bog Day on Sunday, July 27, which will include a hike in the bog from 9 a.m. to noon. The event is free, but a $5 donation is appreciated. For more information, call 675-6844, visit bogfriends.org/events/event-registration or e-mail
Wellspring Education Center will hold its annual farm to table fundraiser will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday, July 27. Chefs will serve gourmet dishes featuring Wellspring’s produce. Live music and a silent auction will also be featured. Cost is $75 until July 15 and $90 after. The event will be at the Mequon Nature Preserve, 8200 W. County Line Rd. For more information and to register, visit wellspringinc.org or call 675-6755.
Puppy Love Rescue is holding a Forever Family Reunion on Sunday, July 27, at Cedar Beach Inn in Belgium. The event will feature food, beverages, music, prizes and a chance to meet the group’s rescue dogs. It will run from noon to 4 p.m. A free gift will be given to the first 100 people in attendance. The Inn is at 231 Cedar Beach Rd.
Kids From Wisconsin return to Port Washington High School on Tuesday, July 29, as part of their 46th season. The Kids will perform its “Can’t Hold Us” tour at 7 p.m. that will include music from Billy Joel, Duke Ellington, Sara Bareilles and Fleetwood Mac. Tickets are $16 for reserved seating, $10 for adults age 12 and older and $5 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased at the Port Washington Parks and Recreation Department, Sanfilippo Sentry and Port High. For more information, call Diana at 284-0915 or Lori at 284-2205.
Wisconsin Humane Society in Saukville will hold three Camp Critter camps this summer. The three-day sessions are filled with discovery, learning, animal-themed crafts and furry friends. The cost for the camp is $135. Session dates are July 29 to 31, Aug. 12 to 14 and Aug. 19 to 21. The July session is for ages 7 to 9 and the August camps are for ages 10 to 12. To register, visit the calendar of events tab at wihumane.org.
Riveredge Nature Center will present a fly fishing for intermediates class on Sunday, Aug. 3, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Students should bring their own equipment, including waders. A limited number of hip boots will be available. The class is $30 for members and $35 for non-members. Registration is required and can be done by visiting riveredge.us or calling 375-2715. Riveredge is at 4458 Hwy. Y in the Town of Saukville.
Cedarburg Cultural Center will offer a mural camp for teens the week of Monday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The camp is intended for youth ages 13 to 17. Cost is $125 for members and $139 for non-members. Supplies are included, but students should bring a bag lunch and their own beverages. For more information, call 375-3676 or visit cedarburgculturalcenter.org.
Lake Moon Festival on the campus of Concordia University Wisconsin will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, from 4 to 10 p.m. The evening will feature a 5k race that ends with the Bluff Challenge, live music, an art contest, food, a lit sailboat parade and more. The festival is free. For more information, visit lakemoonfestival.com or email
. The campus is at 12800 N. Lake Shore Dr. in Mequon.
Fourth Annual Rick Kemp Foundation Horse Show and Family Day will be Saturday, Aug. 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ozaukee County Fairgrounds in Cedarburg. The horse show begins at 9 a.m. and runs throughout the day. The day includes a silent auction, children’s activities, a stick horse competition and more. Concessions will be provided by the 4-H Horse and Pony project. For more information, visit therickkempfoundation.org, call Emily at (414) 704-0539 or email
Tri-Parish Festival and Fish Boil Dinner will be Saturday, Sept. 13, at St. Mary’s Parish in Port Washington. A raffle drawing, silent auction and dinner will be included at the event, which runs from 4:30 to 8 p.m. For more information, call Dawn at 284-0467, Chris at (262) 573-3697 or Denise at 284-6472.
Port Washington Kiwanis Club meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at Nisleit’s Country Inn, 3704 Highland Dr., Port Washington. Meeting is at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7 p.m. and a program. For more information, call John Sigwart at 284-9828.
Port Washington Lions Club meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays from September through May at Nisleit’s Country Inn. For more information, call Orv Froh at 284-0669 or Kari Gerrits at 284-6757 or visit www.portlions.org.
Ozaukee Master Gardeners meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month in the auditorium of the Ozaukee County Administration Center, 121 W. Main St., Port Washington. For more information on the club, call Jean Schanen at 284-3494, extension 1120, or e-mail her at
. The club has a speakers bureau, which will provide guest speakers on gardening topics. To arrange a speaker, call 284-8288 or 238-8288.
Ozaukee Wellness League will meet at 7 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month at Health Port, 650 Main St., Belgium. For information, call Ty Wade at 284-0022 or the store at 285-3535.
Sexual Assault Support Group will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month at Advocates of Ozaukee’s shelter. A children’s life skills group meets at the same time. Call 284-6902 or 284-3577 for information.
Mourning Cloak offers peer support group for children, teens and families who are grieving the death of a loved one meets from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month in the Mourning Cloak office at 211 N. Franklin St. For information, call Mourning Cloak Executive Director Pat Morrissey at 268-7599.
REFRESH Support Group, a group focusing on parents/caregivers of a child or teen with, or at risk for, mental illness, ADHD or behavior issues, meets the fourth Wednesday of every month at Ozaukee Family Services in Grafton from 6 to 7:30 p.m. For information, call Nanci Schiman at (414) 520-1561 or e-mail
Ostomy Support Group meets the fourth Thursday of the month at St. Joseph Community Hospital in West Bend. For information, call Donna at 334-7079, Carrie at (920) 994-4261 or Mary Theisen-Faber at 334-8267.
Multiple Sclerosis Support Group meets at 7 p.m. the last Tuesday of each month at the Feith Family Ozaukee YMCA. Free group provides new friends, a network, learning experiences, a chance to vent or listen to group discussions. For more information, call Kassie McManus at 284-6692 or e-mail her at
Saukville every Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 15 through Oct. 26 at Veteran’s Park. Closed Labor Day weekend.
Port Washington every Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Oct. 26. Closed on Fish Day, July 19. On Main St. between Franklin and Wisconsin Streets.
Thiensville every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. from June 10 through Oct. 28, at Village Park.
Cedarburg from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays from June 6 through Oct. 24, at the corner of Mill Street and Washington Avenue.
Town of Cedarburg from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays from June 14 through Oct. 11, in the parking lot at Wayne’s Drive In, 1331 Cover Bridge Rd.
Harrington Beach State Park
The park on Highway D east of I-43 in the Town of Belgium is open daily. Admission is a Wisconsin State Park sticker. Daily stickers are $7 for Wisconsin residents and $10 for nonresidents. An annual sticker is available for $25 to Wisconsin-licensed vehicles and $35 for out-of-state vehicles. An annual senior resident pass is $10. Park users with more than one vehicle may purchase additional stickers for half price. Admission stickers are available at the park.
Membership in the Friends of Harrington Beach State Park are $25 for a yearly membership and $150 for a life membership.
For more information about the park, visit www.harringtonbeach.org or call 285-3015. For more information on the Friends of Harrington, visit friendsofharrington.org.
Wildlife Rehabilitation featuring speaker Jeanne Lord will be Saturday, July 26, from 7 to 8 p.m. at Puckett’s Pond.
Northern Cross Science Foundation will hold observatory viewings from 8 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, and Saturday, Aug. 2.
WJ Niederkorn Library
The library is located at 316 W. Grand Ave. and is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays.
Movies, crafts and more are part of the programs scheduled during July. On Monday, July 28, questions about the digital library and help downloading e-books and audiobooks will be provided during a 6 p.m. class. “The Royal Tenenbaums,” which is rated R, will be shown Friday, July 25, at 7 p.m. Those interested in the second annual book fair on Saturday, Aug. 2, should contact Annie Bahringer at 284-5031 or email
Listeners are needed for the adult and teen lines for Ozaukee County. Training begins in September. Volunteers must be age 18 and older. For more information, call 377-1477 to schedule an informative interview.
Volunteer Center of Ozaukee County offers various opportunities to volunteer throughout the county. Contact the center at 377-1616 or via e-mail at
Port Washington Research Center
Offered by the Port Washington Historic Society, the Research Center at 205 N. Franklin St. is a wealth of information for those looking for information on the area. The center is open from 1 to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays and
from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, or by appointment. E-mail
or call 268-9150 for an appointment.
Alcoholics Anonymous, Al-Anon
Weekly meetings for District 24 are:
Wednesdays at 8 p.m. at the the United Methodist Family Activity Center, 505 W. Grand Ave., Port Washington.
Thursdays Big Book study at 8 p.m. at Living Hope Lutheran Church, 1991 Hwy. 33, Saukville.
Fridays at 6:30 p.m. at Alliance Community Bible Church, 280 Lakeview Dr., Belgium.
Sundays at 3 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 131 N. Webster St., Port Washington.
For information, call DonnaMae at 284-5230.
Northern Ozaukee YMCA Senior Center for adults 55 and older in the Northern Ozaukee School District meets from 9 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesday in Ozaukee Elementary School. Weekly wellness and health programs, cards, games, coffee and monthly guest speakers are offered. For information, call 268-5416.
Chess and Scrabble nights for people of all ages and abilities will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Mondays at the Java Dock Cafe in Port Washington. For information, call Tom Hudson at 284-1948.
Tri-County New Horizons Band meets from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at Living Hope Lutheran Church, 1991 Hwy. 33, Saukville. The band is for adults who have never played a band instrument or who haven’t played in many years. Lessons are available and instruments can be rented. For information, call Diana Jonen at (262) 644-6704.
Moms groups meet twice weekly in the family lounge at the Columbia Center at Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee Hospital in Mequon. One group meets from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays and the other from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Fridays. Mothers with babies from infants through toddlers are welcome for the free sessions.
Ozaukee Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol, an auxiliary branch of the Air Force, is a volunteer organization that occasionally assists local military, law enforcement and emergency personnel. The cadet program is open to boys and girls ages 12 to 18. Meetings are held from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. Thursdays in the Saukville municipal building, 639 E. Green Bay Ave. The annual fee is $34. For more information, call Maj. Ron Kridler at 284-0729 or Capt. Gary Mader at 376-9171.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Friedens Evangelical Church, 454 N. Milwaukee St., Port Washington. In Belgium, it meets at 9 a.m. Saturdays at Ozaukee Fitness, 303 Lakeview Dr. For more information about the Port program, call 284-2403. For the Belgium program, call Rosemary Bruss at (262) 873-0400.
Teen trading card club will meet every Saturday from noon until 1:45 p.m. at the Oscar Grady Public Library, 151 S. Main St., Saukville. Meetings will be held in the community room. Teens of all ages are welcome to come and learn how to play Magic the Gathering. Decks of cards will be provided for new players.
Retired Educators of Ozaukee County meets periodically. For reservations or more information on the club, call 284-0735.
The CamoQuilt Project holds workshops periodically to assemble camouflage quilts for soldiers serving in Iraq or Afghanistan at St. John Lutheran Church, 824 Fredonia Ave., Fredonia.
Fredonia Area Garden Club meets periodically. For information, call Carolyn MacLaurin at 414-659-9491.
Lutherans for Life meets periodically For information, call 692-2163.
Wisconsin Water Gardeners, a chapter of the North American Water Garden Society, meets monthly at Ponds Plus in Saukville, or at members’ homes. For a schedule, call 268-1122.
Senior Y’s Club through the Feith Family Ozaukee YMCA offers monthly guest speakers and opportunities to socialize. For information, call 268-9622.
Port Washington After 5 Prayer Connection meets periodically. For information, call Gloria Rasbornick at 284-7182.
Friendship Bible Coffees, 90-minute nondenominational Bible studies, meet at several locations. For information or to enroll, call Joan Vorpahl at (920) 994-9138.
Grafton Women’s Benefit Bridge Marathon has begun play. New members are welcome. Contact Barbara Hansen at 377-2931.
Metro Milwaukee Military Historians meets periodically at the Rose-Harms American Legion Hall, 1540 13th Ave., Grafton. The fee is $20 for the dinner and program or $8 for the program only. For information and reservations, call Ken Grigas at 284-1090 or e-mail
Circle of Friends, a social and recreational group for special needs children, their families and friends, meets periodically. To obtain information or register for an outing, call Steve or Becky Glamm at 375-2606 or Bonnie at 375-1236.
MOMS Club of Mequon, a chapter of International MOMS Club, is a group for at-home mothers in Grafton, Mequon, Thiensville, Cedarburg, Jackson and Rockfield. Group provides support and activities for mothers and children, service projects to aid needy children in the community and play groups. For information, call Shawna Parsons at 387-1676.
Mequon Aglow Community Lighthouse is a non-denominational group of Christian women interested in developing a deeper prayer life. For information, call Maria at 242-2692.
Ozaukee Bicycle Club sends a monthly newsletter and schedule of events to members. For information, call Mark at 284-6414 or call 377-8328.
Cedarburg Artists Guild is open to anyone 18 or older who lives or works in Ozaukee County. Contact Betty Guzniczak at W55 N710 Cedar Ridge Dr., Cedarburg.
Sociable Singles, a social group for single, widowed and divorces men and women ages 55 and older in Ozaukee and Washington counties, provides opportunities to make new friends and share in activities. Members receive a monthly newsletter and schedule of events. For information, call Gloria at 377-1659, Norm at (262) 628-1278 or Joan at (262) 677-2368.
Ozaukee County ARC, which works to promote the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities, meets at 7 p.m. the first Monday of even-numbered months at Portal Industries, 1015 Cedar Creek Rd., Grafton. For more information, call Cindy Helm at 376-9503 or visit the Web site www.ocarc.org.
Concept Cafe, a discussion group where participants can exchange ideas and explore philosophies and beliefs, will meet at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month in the Grafton Library’s main-floor meeting room, 1620 11th Ave. For information, call librarian John Hanson at 375-5315.
Ewesful Knitters Guild for knitters of all ages and skill levels will meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month in the Cedarburg Senior Center. Beginning knitters may learn from experienced needleworkers, and patterns and ideas will be exchanged. For more information on the guild, call the center at 375-7644.
MOPS, or Mothers of PreSchoolers, meets on the first and third Tuesdays from 9 to 11:15 a.m. from October through May at Portview Christian Center, 3457 Hwy. LL, Port Washington. For information, call Deidre at (262) 573-9055 or e-mail her at