Big Event Blog: Snocross races, maple sugaring and spring planting
What are your plans this week? Enjoy a traditional Irish dinner in Elkhorn, watch AMSOIL Snocross races in Lake Geneva, or learn about "puppy plants" in Burlington.
Covenant Harbor Maple Fest, March 19, from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., breakfast, maple tours, activities, 1724 W. Main St., Lake Geneva. 262-248-3600, Covenant Harbor.org
Winter Speaking Series, March 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Free, no registration required. ClearWater Outdoor, 744 W. Main St., Lake Geneva, 262-348-2420, ClearWaterOutdoor.com
Blood drive, March 17, 6:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., gym, Williams Bay High School, 500 W. Geneva St., Williams Bay. Donors must be at least 16 years of age (with parental consent), be in good health and provide a photo ID. Walk-ins accepted; appointments encouraged. Call 262-245-6224 to make an appointment.
AMSOIL Snocross Championships Series, March 17-19, Grand Geneva Resort, 7036 Grand Geneva Way, Lake Geneva. 800-558-3417, GrandGeneva.com
Garden seminar, March 18 at 10 a.m., Burlington Garden Center, 5205 Mormon Road, Burlington. Puppy Plants: Renewing Your Landscape with Dwarf Trees & Shrubs presented by Belinda Abendschein. Substitute these “puppy” plants for flowering shurbs that have outgrown their space. RSVP for this free seminar at 262-763-2153 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Patrick's Day Celebration with traditional Irish dinner and entertainment, March 18, at 6:15 p.m., St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 107 W. Walworth Ave., Elkhorn. 262-723-5565
Equestrian seminar and tack sale, March 18, to benefit S.M.I.L.E.S., therapeutic riding center, N26666 County Highway K, Darien. Donations of tack now being accepted. 262-882-3470, SmilesTherapeuticRiding.org
Delavan and Delavan-Darien High School Alumni & Friends meet March 20, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., at the Delavan American Legion Hall, 111 S. Second St., Delavan. Carol March McLernon will be speak on Blackhawk, a Sauk Indian Chief No dues, just attend.
Griefcare Support Group, March 21, 6 p.m. at Mercy Walworth Medical Center, Wisconsin Highway 50, Williams Bay. Led by Mercyhealth Home Hospice team.
Mercyhealth at Home Griefcare Support Group, March 21, 6 p.m., lower conference room, Mercyhealth Hospital and Medical Center-Walworth, highways 67 and 50, town of Geneva. Group led by hospice team members. No cost; family and friends are welcome. RSVP by calling 888-396-3729.
St. Joseph table feast, March 21, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at St. Patrick Church, 107 W. Walworth Ave., Elkhorn. No charge. Donations accepted for charity.
AARP tax aide, March 22 and March 23, Aram Public Library, 404 E. Walworth Ave., Delavan. Meet with tax professionals. Make an appointment at 262-728-3111.