SAVANNA–The National Association of Civil Employees Palisades Chapter was organized and chartered in 1957 and renamed NARFE (National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees) in 1982.
LENA–Serving the interest of agriculture, health and nutrition, communities, families and economic development, agriculture plays an important part in each of these already but we can take strategic steps to enhance opportunities both for the businesses and consumers by providing information and targeted education as well as networking for those looking to expand an agritourism business or develop one from the ground up.
SAVANNA–Carroll County Substance Education Coalition (CCSEC) will be providing Illinois Liquor Control Commission’s Beverage Alcohol Sellers and Servers Education and Training (BASSET) on Wednesday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The engagement of Anna Leigh Smith and Cody Jon Schnitzler is being announced.
Wayne and Jeanette Wienen, Galena, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 22.
Sept. 26–Boy, Tate Robert Weis, born to Robby and Rachel Weis, Epworth, Iowa.
Colbie David Knauer, son of Chuck Knauer and Taylor Buchanan, Apple River, will celebrate his first birthday on Oct. 30.
SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is hosting a workshop that offers hope and healing for families, informal caregivers and friends of persons with chronic or terminal illnesses including cancer, dementia or HIV.
DUBUQUE, Iowa–Mystique Casino and Resort is announcing its fall entertainment lineup!
DUBUQUE, Iowa–Mystique Casino and Resort will be hosting some of the hottest bands covering your favorite hits from rock and roll, to country and pop.
MT. CARROLL–The International Preservation Studies Center (IPSC), formerly the Campbell Center for Historic Preservation Studies, in Mount Carroll is offering two intensive, hands-on workshops in historic preservation this fall.
SINSINAWA, Wis.–Sinsinawa Mound is presenting Native Voices: Spirit, Place, Healing, and Justice, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 22.
SAVANNA–“Legacies of Savanna,” an indoor seated cemetery tour, will be given on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the Savanna Museum and Cultural Center, 406 Main St., at 2 p.m.
FREEPORT–Author table registration is open for the Saturday, Nov. 5 Freeport Author Fair.
LENA–Community Bank is hosting an open house to celebrate a century of business at its Pinnacle 100 Year Anniversary Event on Friday, Oct. 21 from 11 a.m. until close of business that day.
HANOVER–Fall is an excellent time to identify and work on controlling many of the invasive plants in our timber and prairie areas.
GALENA–On Saturday, Oct. 15 at the DeSoto House Hotel at 3 p.m., the Women of Courage and Commitment and special guest Steve Coates will perform “Letters from the Front.”
GALENA–The members of Court Isabella 572, Catholic Daughters of the Americas, held its monthly meeting Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 7 p.m. at Bally Hall, St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
The engagement of Lisa Foley and Douglas Zeller, both of Cuba City, Wis., is being announced.
Lori A. Lisk and Michael L. Meador, Mount Carroll, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Oct. 5–Boy, Christian Archer Gunkel, born to Adam Gunkel and Angela Feuerhelm, Hanover.
Molly Ann Haas, daughter of Nick and Michelle Haas, Elizabeth, celebrated her first birthday on Sept. 15.
ELIZABETH–“5 Ingredient Fix and More” will be held Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Jo Daviess County Extension Office in Elizabeth.
SCALES MOUND–Have you ever heard of a sandwich-making robot?
SCALES MOUND–The Scales Mound FFA has had a busy few weeks.
HAZEL GREEN, Wis.–In “The Revenge of the Crashing Witches,” Witch Hazel Green’s six dancing sisters (Emerald, Jade, Kelly, Mint, Avocado and Olive Green) are flying smack into utility poles where they remain stuck.
SHULLSBURG, Wis.–Bring your antique treasures and items of unknown value to the library 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19, when Mark F. Moran will return to the McCoy Public Library in Shullsburg to help determine the value of items from heirlooms to garage-sale finds.
THE GALENA TERRITORY–Join the Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 10 a.m., at Belden School in The Galena Territory, to learn about some of our nocturnal friends, owls and bats.