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White River Park needs help Oct. 18

TOWN OF LYONS-Volunteers are needed for a work day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 18, at Walworth County's White River Park, 6503 Sheridan Springs Road.

Volunteers are needed to assist with trail maintenance, clean site storage...

Rotary Gardens plan compost sale

JANESVILLE-Rotary Botanical Gardens will host a compost sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 18, at its Horticulture Center, 825 Sharon Road.

The blended mushroom compost is sold in 40-pound bags for $5 per bag plus tax.

For...

Delavan Lioness Club seeks pajamas

DELAVAN-The Delavan Lioness Club will host its annual Pajama-Rama from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Community Centre, 826 E. Geneva St.

New pajamas for children of all ages and adult women will be collected. Pajamas will be...

Y's family day features Monster Dash

JANESVILLE-The YMCA of Northern Rock County and St. Mary's Janesville Hospital will sponsor a Monster Dash during the annual Family Fun Day, from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at the downtown YMCA, 221 Dodge St.

The run will feature races...

Uganda is focus of awareness event

JANESVILLE-Local supporters of Hope Institute Uganda, along with Hedberg Public Library and Blackhawk Technical College, will host an awareness event titled "Out of Africa" from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, at Blackhawk Technical College, 6004 S....

Brain injury conference is Thursday

JANESVILLE-Catholic Charities will host a daylong brain injury conference from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Pontiac Convention Center, 2809 N. Pontiac Drive.

The conference will include brain injury survivor stories and...

Kossiba featured at Fine Arts Incubator

BELOIT-Marek Kossiba will be the featured artist at Beloit Fine Arts Incubator, 520 E. Grand Ave., during the month of October.

Kossiba lives in Beloit, where he focuses full time on painting. His paintings subjects from landscapes and...

Carver-Roehl Park to host fall fest

CLINTON-The Friends of Carver-Roehl Park will host their annual Fall Fest/Fun Fest from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, at the Park, 4907 S. Carvers Rock Road.

Dennis and Cristy Pace from Pace Setters Alpacas will present a program. There ...

Racial disparities in system is focus

JANESVILLE-Rock County Child Protective Services will host a free, public informational meeting focusing on racial disparities in the CPS system at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, in Room D/E of the Rock County Job Center, 1900 Center Ave.

CPS...

'Sit Less, Live Better' class scheduled for Thursdays

JANESVILLE-The Rock County Council on Aging will present a "Sit Less, Live Better" program from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursdays from Oct. 2-30 at the Council on Aging office, 3328 N. Highway 51.

The program is for adults ages 55 to 75 and aims to ...