Ozaukee County. All meetings are in the Administration Center, 121 West Main Street, Port Washington, Room A-204, unless noted. Thursday, Sept. 24, Finance Committee, A-200, 8:30 a.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 30, Ozaukee Pavilion, State of the County address, 6:30 p.m.
Village of Grafton. All meetings are in Village Hall, 860 Badger Circle, unless noted. Monday, Sept. 28, Library Board, 6:30 p.m.
Village of Belgium. All meetings are in Village Hall, 104 Peter Thein Ave., unless noted. Monday, Sept. 28, Plan Commission, 7 p.m.
Village of Fredonia. All meetings are in the Fredonia Government Center, 242 Fredonia Ave., unless noted. Thursday, Oct. 1, Village Board, 7 p.m.
Places to go,
Things to do
Jean Lord is the guest speaker for the Thursday, Sept. 24, meeting of the Ozaukee Master Gardeners. Lord, founder of Pine View Rehabilitation Center in the Town of Fredonia, will discuss rescue and rehab work at the center. The meeting is at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Ozaukee County Administration Building, 121 W. Main St., Port Washington.
Jasmine Alinder, associate professor of history at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, will discuss the shift from analog to digital photography at the Niederkorn Library in Port Washington at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24. The library is at 316 W. Grand Ave.
Ozaukee Family Night and tailgate party will be held before Ozaukee High School’s game against Kohler/Sheboygan Lutheran/Sheboygan Christian on Friday, Sept. 25. Food and games begin at 5 p.m. with kickoff at 7 p.m. The menu includes a pulled pork sandwich or burger, sweet corn, cookie, watermelon and beverage for $8. For more information, visit ozaukeefootball.com.
Washington County Separated, Divorced and Widowed Support Group will host a pot luck dinner with games to follow at its Friday, Sept. 25, meeting. The group meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Kettle Moraine YMCA, 1111 W. Washington St., West Bend. For more information, call Jim at 483-0940 or Mary at (262) 334-3766.
“Much Ado About a Lot of Things” continues at Gallery 224 in Port Washington through Sept. 26. Gallery hours are Fridays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The gallery is at 224 E. Main St. For more information, visit gallery224.com.
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel will make an appearance at noon Saturday, Sept. 26, at the 1907 Club in Sheboygan. The appearance is part of the club’s “Recovery Rocks: Coming Together to Fight Heroin” event. The club is at 2908 N. 21st St. For more information, visit 1907club.org.
The Marquette University Chorus will perform at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Port Washington at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, and during the 9 a.m. Mass Sunday, Sept. 27. The church is at 430 Johnson St.
An open mic night will be held at Java Dock in Port Washington from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26. Anyone wishing to perform is asked to sign up by 2:30 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call 284-1600. Java Dock is at 116 W. Grand Ave.
The annual Random Lake Fall Family Fun Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26. Food, live music, pontoon and wagon rides and a fruit pie baking contest are among the featured events.
Random Lake Area Hunger Walk will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27, at Lake Park. Walks are 1.2 or 2.2 miles in length. More information is available at New Horizon United Church of Christ in Boltonville, Our Lady of the Lakes, St. John’s UCC and St. Paul Lutheran churches in Random Lake and Zion United Methodist Church in Batavia. The walk benefits the Random Lake Area Interfaith Food Pantry and the Heifer Project.
The annual fall hike and potluck at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Field Station will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27. A picnic dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. followed by a campfire. Brats, rolls and beverages will be provided. Participants should bring a dessert or side dish to share. To register, visit bogfriends.org/events/event-registration, email
or call 675-6844. The field station is at 3095 Blue Goose Rd. in the Town of Saukville.
Applefest in Thiensville is set for 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 27. Live music, food, beverages, hay rides, polka contests and an apple pie baking contest are among the featured events, which is held at Village Park in Thiensville. For more information, visit tmlions.org.
An internet banking seminar will be held from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, at Port Washington State Bank in Port Washington. Banking and identity theft will be among the topics discussed. Register by Sept. 24 by calling 268-7932 or emailing
. The bank is at 200 N. Franklin St.
Volunteers are needed for adult and teen listening lines through COPE Services beginning in September. An informative interview for those age 18 and older can be made by calling 377-1477.
Lifetree Cafe will discuss insights and trends about the current state of the church at its 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, meeting. The program, titled “Leaving God? Insights From Those Who’ve Walked Away From Church,” includes interviews with John Bucher, an author, filmmaker and screenwriter who was hurt by the church, and Josh Packard, a professor and researcher at the University of Northern Colorado. The meeting is at 598 W. Hillcrest Rd. in Saukville.
Ozaukee County American Legion posts will conduct a dignified disposal of unserviceable American flags at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, at Community Park in Belgium. The public may drop off worn flags at Legion posts in Belgium, Grafton, Cedarburg, Fredonia, Mequon, Saukville and Port Washington.
Extra Crispy Brass Band will kick off the First Fridays concert series at the Cedarburg Cultural Center on Friday, Oct. 2. Tickets for all eight concerts are $86 for center members and $96 for nonmembers. For more information, visit cedarburgculturalcenter.org or call 375-3676. The center is at W62 N546 Washington Ave.
Shantytown 2015 will be held Friday and Saturday, Oct. 2 and 3. High school students join Concordia University Wisconsin students on the CUW campus to build a cardboard shanty to raise money and awareness for homelessness. For more information, call Nichole at 243-4513 or email
. Concordia is at 12800 N. Lake Shore Dr. in Mequon.
The 12th annual Jeri Boehlke Memorial “Old West” open speed show and autumn market will be held Sunday, Oct. 4, at Forest Rich Stables in Fredonia. Meals include hamburgers, beans, homemade jelly and apple pie. Barrel races, pig catching, derby and stick horse races will be featured. For more information, call Trina at (414) 899-3232 or email
. The event is held at N6439 Pioneer Dr.
Ozaukee County Farm Bureau will hold its annual meeting Sunday, Oct. 4, at Circle B Recreation in Cedarburg. Policy resolutions will be discussed and voting for county board directors will take place. The bureau will also select its voting delegates for the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation meeting in December. For more information, call Lori Haeuser at 377-2772 or email
. Circle B is at 6261 Hwy. 60.
A pancake breakfast at Community Park in Belgium is set for Sunday, Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pancakes with toppings, sausage, applesauce and beverages will be served. The cost is $4 for adults and $3 for children.
Alaska and other mountain adventures will be painted in watercolor during a 2 to 4 p.m. series at the Port Senior Center. The series will be held Tuesdays, Oct. 6 to 27. The cost is $50 for members and $60 for nonmembers. For more information, call 284-5821. The center is at 403 W. Foster St.
Chef James Jens will host a cooking class focused on soups from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, at the Port Senior Center. Roasted potato Parmesan, charred corn and sausage chowder and roasted tomato soup with aged cheddar will be sampled. The class fee, which is intended for those age 18 and older, is $35 for center and Port Washington-Saukville School District residents and $45 for nonresidents. Registration is required by Oct. 1. For more information, call 284-5821. The center is at 403 W. Foster St.
The Cedarburg Artists Guild’s annual juried exhibit and sale will run through Sunday, Oct. 11, at the Cedarburg Cultural Center. Approximately 260 artists will be featured. For more information, call the cultural center at 375-3676. The center is at W62 N546 Washington Ave.
The Random Lake Ecumenical Association’s annual workshops will be held Oct. 15, 22 and 29. Oct. 15’s workshop will focus on pre-planning funeral services; Oct. 22 will discuss helping older loved ones transition as they require more advanced care; and Oct. 29 will focus on advance directives. Workshops are held at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 98 Random Lake Rd. To register or for more information, call Deb Hamm at (920) 994-4380 ext. 103
Patty Stevenson and Craig Siemsen will headline the Wisconsin Singer/Songwriter Series at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Unitarian Church North in Mequon. Special guest is Chuck Mitchell. Tickets are $16 in advance and $20 at the door and can be purchased at Vines to Cellar Winery in Port Washington, The Stagecoach Inn and Grapes & Tastes in Cedarburg, North Shore Bank branches in Grafton and Mequon or online at wsss.org. For more information on the performers, visit pattycraig.com. The church is at 13800 N. Port Washington Rd.
The annual Mike Boesch memorial bowling event to benefit ALS research will be held Saturday, Oct. 17, at Circle B Recreation in the Town of Cedarburg. A silent auction, raffle, food and bowling are among the featured events. For more information, visit mikeboeschmemorialwordpress.com. Circle B is at 6261 Hwy. 60.
A fine art show will be held at the Cedarburg Senior Center through Oct. 30. The show is sponsored by the Mequon/Thiensville Senior Art League. The center is at W63 N643 Washington Ave.
Flu shot clinics
Seasonal flu shot clinics will be held by the Ozaukee County Public Health Department.
The Health Department accepts Medicaid, Medicare Part B and some Medicare Advantage Plans. Participants should bring their Medicare or Advantage Plan cards.
Private insurance plans are not able to be billed.
Children’s flu vaccines will not be offered at the clinics.
• In Belgium, a flu shot clinic will be held from from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7, at the Belgium Legion Hall, 655 Park St.
• In Port Washington and Saukville, call the Public Health Department for available times.
• In Cedarburg, flu shot clinics will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Sept. 28, at the Cedarburg Senior Center, W63 N643 Washington Ave.
• In Fredonia, a flu shot clinic will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, at the Fredonia Government Center, 242 Fredonia Ave.
• In Grafton, a flu shot clinic will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, at the Grafton Multipurpose Center, 1665 7th Ave.
• In Mequon, a flu shot clinic will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, at the Mequon Safety Building, 11300 N. Buntrock Ave.
For more information, call the health department at 238-8170 or 284-8170.