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Aug
18
Swan City Ice Skaters Summer Learn to Skate
August 18 - Saturday
Aug
21
Storytime At The Horicon Library
August 21 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Aug
22
Summer Concert Series/Farmers Market
August 22 - Wednesday
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Aug
22
Art In The Park
August 22 - Wednesday
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Aug
22
Open Knitting
August 22 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Aug
22
Swan City Ice Skaters Summer Learn to Skate
August 22 - Wednesday
Aug
23
Stories On The Marsh
August 23 - Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Aug
23
Swan City Ice Skaters Summer Learn to Skate
August 23 - Thursday
Aug
25
Swan City Ice Skaters Summer Learn to Skate
August 25 - Saturday
Aug
28
Storytime At The Horicon Library
August 28 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Aug
29
Summer Concert Series/Farmers Market
August 29 - Wednesday
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Aug
29
Art In The Park
August 29 - Wednesday
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Aug
29
Open Knitting
August 29 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sep
04
Storytime At The Horicon Library
September 4 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sep
05
Fall Farmers Market
September 5 - Wednesday
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Sep
05
Open Knitting
September 5 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sep
11
Storytime At The Horicon Library
September 11 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sep
12
Fall Farmers Market
September 12 - Wednesday
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Sep
12
Open Knitting
September 12 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sep
18
Storytime At The Horicon Library
September 18 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sep
19
Fall Farmers Market
September 19 - Wednesday
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Sep
19
Open Knitting
September 19 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sep
23
Autumn Art on the Marsh
September 23 - Sunday
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Sep
25
Storytime At The Horicon Library
September 25 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Sep
26
Fall Farmers Market
September 26 - Wednesday
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Sep
26
Open Knitting
September 26 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct
02
Storytime At The Horicon Library
October 2 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Oct
03
Fall Farmers Market
October 3 - Wednesday
04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Oct
03
Open Knitting
October 3 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct
09
Storytime At The Horicon Library
October 9 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Oct
10
Open Knitting
October 10 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct
12
Haunted History Tour
October 12 - Friday
06:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Oct
13
Haunted History Tour
October 13 - Saturday
06:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Oct
16
Storytime At The Horicon Library
October 16 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Oct
17
Open Knitting
October 17 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct
19
Haunted History Tour
October 19 - Friday
06:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Oct
20
Haunted History Tour
October 20 - Saturday
06:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Oct
23
Storytime At The Horicon Library
October 23 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Oct
24
Open Knitting
October 24 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct
26
Haunted History Tour
October 26 - Friday
06:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Oct
27
Haunted History Tour
October 27 - Saturday
06:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Oct
30
Storytime At The Horicon Library
October 30 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Oct
31
Open Knitting
October 31 - Wednesday
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Nov
06
Storytime At The Horicon Library
November 6 - Tuesday
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Business Highlights

Business Highlights
Autumn Art on the Marsh

Autumn Art on the Marsh is just around the corner. This amazing craft show is perfect for every age. From 9 am to 3 pm, enjoy shopping, seeing the beautiful disher park and all the amazing crafts. September 23rd, 2018 is going to be a beautiful day with even more beautiful items.

If you would like to be a vendor, there's still time! Fill out the application and send it our way. It's super easy and a perfect way to spend your day and growing your business.

Business Highlights
Food Stand at Kiwanis Park

The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 157 Horicon is sponsoring the Food Stand at Kiwanis Park on June 27th evening of the"Nordlund" music group. We will be serving Sloppy Joes and Hot Dogs, with chips, soda and water.

The Horicon Phoenix program booklet is now available.

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BLUE ZONES PROJECT RECOGNITION CEREMONY FOR HOMETOWN PHARMACY

BLUE ZONES PROJECT RECOGNITION CEREMONY FOR HOMETOWN PHARMACY
Local pharmacy to celebrate achieving Blue Zones Project Approved™ worksite status

 

 

What: Ribbon cutting ceremony being held to recognize Hometown Pharmacy as the newest Blue Zones Project Approved™ worksite

 

  1. Wednesday, August 29, 2018
    6:30 p.m. - 6 :40 p.m.

 

Where: Hometown Pharmacy

609 N Spring St

Beaver Dam, WI

 

Public/Private: Public event preceding Rechek’s Food Pride Supermarket Sweep event.

 

Interview Opportunities:

Abbi Linde, pharmacist and owner of Hometown Pharmacy

Brett Recheck, owner of Rechek’s Food Pride

Tracy Rose, Blue Zones Project Organization Lead

Leslie Covell Hershberger, Blue Zones Project Community Program Manager

 

Background: Commitment to patient care and health is priority number one at Hometown Pharmacy, as is employee well-being. Hometown Pharmacy has become the most recent site to receive Blue Zones Project Worksite Approval status. The pharmacy focused in on personalized nutrition and health coaching for employees, flexible work schedules and encouraged time to downshift with stretching and walking breaks. Hometown Pharmacy, in conjunction with Rechek’s Food Pride, also offered a cooking demonstration and healthy grocery store tours to employees and the public.

 

Visuals: Ceremony with ribbon cutting and Blue Zones Project Approved certificate being presented. Reception and Supermarket Sweep event to follow.

 

Blue Zones Project is a community-by-community well-being improvement initiative designed to support longer, better lives through permanent changes to environment, policy, and social networks. Blue Zones Project is brought to Dodge County through sponsorship by Beaver Dam Community Hospitals, in collaboration with Sharecare®, Inc. and Blue Zones, LLC. Dodge County is the first Blue Zones Project demonstration site in the state.

 

For details about becoming a Blue Zones Project Approved organization or general information about Blue Zones Project Dodge County, call 920-212-8511, or visit dodgecounty.bluezonesproject.com.

 

 

Janelle Wiebelhaus-Finger | Engagement Lead

M : 920-392-9408 – Janelle.WiebelhausFinger@sharecare.com

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Fall Fest

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Early Settlers To Fox Lake Honored in Cemetery Walk

Early Settlers To Fox Lake

Honored in Cemetery Walk

 

A Cemetery Walk will take place in Fox Lake, WI. on July 7th , from 7:30 to 9:00 PM. It will honor some of the very first settlers in Dodge County. The Cemetery was first begun on May 30, 1850, when the Waushara Cemetery Association was organized at the office of Stoddard Judd, in the Village of Waushara, County of Dodge. Waushara was one of the first names for the Village of Fox Lake. The Cemetery is now called the Riverside Memorial Park located on Hamilton St., Fox Lake, Wisconsin.

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Mudslide & Friends Jamfest

The annual Jamfest music fastival will take place on Saturday, July 7 starting at 2 p.m. at Lions Point Park in Mayville. The public is welcome to attend this free concert event. All proceedes from food, beverage, and donations will go toward the Gold Star Memorial Trail.

The event will again feature several musicians coming together to rock out to the large crowd, overlooking the beautiful Rock River. There will be original music, as well. Dave "Muddy" Gruenwaldt, Mayville High School graduate, will again be coming back to Mayville to lead this special event. The event frequently draws nearly 1,000 people troughout the day and evening. Musical selections will be rock, mainly classic rock, from the '20s and '80s.

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An Evening of Music ans Nature

Saturday, November 10                 Prairie Theater at UW - Fond Du Lac

5 pm - Free Family Friendly Event

Meet some of Marsh Haven nature Center's educational raptors, and other animal ambassadors; make a milkweed seed ball and take home important seeds to help our pollinators; collect resources on providing nest boxes for our declining cavity nesting birds; and discover ways to share the message of caring for the earth and caring for each other.

 

7 pm - Jim Curry Presents the Music of John Denver

Concert and Silent Auction proceeds benefit the nature education programs at the Marsh Haven Nature Center. Tickets $20/$25 at Marsh Haven Nature Center or online through www.hometowntickets.com

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Newest Blue Zones Project Approved Faith-Based Community Announced

Beaver Dam, Wisconsin –June 19, 2018 – Blue Zones Project® Dodge County held a ribbon cutting celebration today for Saint Katharine Drexel Parish, the most recent faith-based community to become Blue Zones Project Approved™ in Dodge County and the first in Beaver Dam. This designation demonstrates St. Katharine Drexel Parish’s commitment to helping its parishioners improve both their spiritual and physical well-being

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ST. KATHARINE DREXEL PARISH BECOMES NEWEST BLUE ZONES PROJECT APPROVED™ FAITH-BASED COMMUNITY

St. Katharine’s Drexel Parish is a Catholic Community in Dodge County that is committed to improving the both the spiritual and physical well-being of their parishioners as demonstrated by their designation as a Blue Zones Project Approved faith-based community. The parish enhanced the physical environment of parish grounds by ensuring bike racks were available for use and adding signage designating the parish and school as a tobacco free campus. Healthy, Blue Zones inspired food options were offered at parish meetings and a straw bale garden was added to the parish prayer garden. The weekly bulletin was used to communicate with parishioners about Blue Zones Project and included healthy recipes as well as information about the new yoga classes offered to parishioners

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Free nature evenings at Marsh Haven

Waupun, WI ~ Spend an evening at Marsh Haven Nature Center learning about nature and connecting with fellow community members. Marsh Haven, a non-profit nature center located on the north end of the Horicon Marsh, three miles east of Waupun at W10145 Highway 49, has a season of free Community Connection evenings planned. These free events are open to residents from the area communities - come early, bring a picnic meal, hike the trails, and bring the whole family!

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Flea Market and Craft Fair showcases additional Entertainment and Vendors in 2018

Flea Market and Craft Fair showcases additional Entertainment and Vendors in 2018

Beaver Dam, WI ~ Five monthly flea market and craft fair events will feature more exclusive treasures and handmade items throughout the summer. More vendors are expected to showcase their one-of-a-kind products at the indoor and outdoor market this season. These family-friendly events are held at the Dodge County Fairgrounds – rain or shine.

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Local Farm-to-Table for Families Event

Mayberry Farms, a Blue Zones Project Supporting Organization, will host a farm-to-table event for families. The event will include free walking farm tours led by owners Tim and Danielle Clark. Local farmers and food organizations will be at the event including the Dodge County Dairy Promotion Committee, The Wisconsin Beef Council, and the Dodge/Jefferson County Beekeepers Association. Attendees can ride the Blue Zones Project smoothie bike and sample a strawberry smoothie. You-pick and ready-pick strawberries will be available for sale. An affordable strawberry-inspired lunch, prepared by NOLA North Grille, will feature local ingredients from Windy Drumlins, Widmer’s Cheese Cellars, and Mayberry Farms Strawberries.

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Schauer Arts Center Announces its 2018-19 Performing Arts Season

May 21, 2018 - Hartford, WI

The Schauer Arts Center is excited to announce its 2018-19 Performing Arts Series, a new and diverse season of entertainment from a wide variety of global artists. The Schauer’s 18th season, featuring the theme of “Art, Soul & Rock and Roll” includes performances from the Milwaukee Ballet, Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, the Church Basement Ladies, Jimmy Osmond and more.

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Horicon Softball

The Horicon High School Girls Softball team has WON the Conference Champs title!

Please join us in CONGRATULATING them…..

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YMCA of Dodge County Named Blue Zones Project Approved worksite

The YMCA of Dodge County Named Blue Zones Project Approved Worksite

 

Beaver Dam, Wisconsin –May 21, 2018 – Blue Zones Project® Dodge County held a ribbon cutting celebration today at the YMCA of Dodge County to celebrate them as the newest worksite to become Blue Zones Project Approved™. This designation demonstrates the YMCA’s commitment to focusing on employee and community well-being.

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Rock River Archaeological Society Presents “History of the Storck Breweries”

 

Judge John Storck, now retired, will be sharing the history of the Storck Breweries at the Rock River Archaeological Society meeting on April 18 (Wed) at 6:30 PM. The talk will be done in the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center at N7725 Hwy 28, Horicon, WI. The meeting is open to the public and there is no charge for attending. Doors open at 6:00 PM and it can be accessed from the upper parking lot until 6:30 PM.

Being a direct descendent of the Storck families that started operation in 1884, Judge John Storck has a lot of stories that have been passed down over the years.

 

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Blue Zones

When: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

 

Where: Clearview Health Facility – Towne Center

198 County Rd DF

Juneau, WI

 

Public/Private: Private event. Reception to follow. Media welcome to attend.

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BLUE ZONES PROJECT DODGE COUNTY ANNOUNCES VAN BRUNT ELEMENTARY AS THE NEWEST BLUE ZONES APPROVED SCH

BLUE ZONES PROJECT DODGE COUNTY ANNOUNCES VAN BRUNT ELEMENTARY AS THE NEWEST BLUE ZONES APPROVED SCHOOL

 

Horicon, Wisc. – February 9, 2018 – Blue Zones Project®, Dodge County announced Van Brunt Elementary as the latest Blue Zones Project Approved™ school in Dodge County and the first in Horicon, reflecting its commitment to creating a healthier environment for their students.

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Yoga on the Marsh

Friday, February 9 from 6:30-8pm

Spots are still available!

Join us for PARTNER yoga at the marsh! Bring your friend or bring your significant other, and we will do easy yoga poses together! Please bring your own mat. Pre-registration required and $15 fee ($10 for members), which can be paid night of the event.

Contact julie.church@wisconsin.gov or (920) 387-7890 for more information

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First Blue Zones Project Approved Grocery Store to be recognized in Dodge County

Beaver Dam, Wisconsin – February 5, 2018 – Blue Zones Project® Dodge County will celebrate the first grocery store to become Blue Zones Project Approved™, Rechek’s Food Pride. The family-owned, local grocer demonstrated its commitment to improving community well-being through this designation. Blue Zones Project Dodge County is a community-wide well-being improvement initiative—designed to make healthy choices easier through sustainable changes to environment, policy, and social networks.

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First Blue Zones Project Approved Faith-Based Community to be Recognized in Dodge County

Horicon, Wisconsin – February 5, 2018 – Blue Zones Project® Dodge County will celebrate the first faith-based community to become Blue Zones Project Approved™, Sacred Heart Parish. The Catholic Parish located in the “heart” of Dodge County demonstrated its commitment to improving the well-being of its parishioners and guests through this designation.