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Fiber art, quilting focus of Whitewater show
Fiber art, quilting focus of Whitewater show
WHITEWATER—Fiber art by the Whitewater Fiber Guild and quilts by artist Kent Williams, of Madison, will be displayed at the Whitewater Arts Alliance's Cultural Arts Center, 402 W. Main St. from Thursday, Aug. 4 through Sunday, Aug. 28. The...
4-H fair gets city kids involved
4-H fair gets city kids involved

JANESVILLE — Traditionally, 4-H has been a showcase for farm families and country kids.


But a growing number of city dwellers are involved in everything from craft projects to raising livestock.

Lake Geneva program brings Civil War letters to life
Lake Geneva program brings Civil War letters to life

Historian and performer Judy Cook will present a unique Civil War program Tuesday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m.at the Lake Geneva Public Library, 918 W. Main St., Lake Geneva.

The multimedia production will be based on Civil War songs, music,...

St. Patrick Parish in Elkhorn to hold summer festival



St. Patrick Parish is holding its annual summer celebration on Saturday, July 30, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Retreat and Learning Center (formerly St. Patrick School), 534 Sunset Drive, Elkhorn.

The event includes a 4 p.m.

Achen winners catch moments of beauty
Achen winners catch moments of beauty

WHITEWATER--A snow-covered prairie and a delicate flower were among the winning subjects in the 7th annual Fran Achen Photography Competition, sponsored by the Whitewater Arts Alliance.

Currently, 149 entries--the work of 46 photographers...

WRAP exhibit scheduled for Janesville

The Wisconsin Regional Art Program will hold an art exhibit at the Janesville Performing Arts Center, 408 S. Main St. Janesville, from Aug. 1 through Aug. 27. The exhibit is sponsored by Janesville Art League and L'Atelier Art Studio.

An...

Whitewater HS alumni art on display
Whitewater HS alumni art on display

An art exhibit featuring selected students from Whitewater High School's class of 1960 and 1961 is running at The SweetSpot Coffee Shoppe and Gallery, 226 West Whitewater St., Whitewater.

Featured in the show are watercolors by Louise...

Inaugural Ribfest pits best in barbecue
Inaugural Ribfest pits best in barbecue

If you think summer food should be all about cooking on the grill, developing a nice char and cultivating a  smoky aroma that makes a person follow their nose straight to a pile of ribs, you are not alone. As a matter of fact, there will be an entire...

Summer art exhibition at MFAI
Summer art exhibition at MFAI

“Forever Young: Sacred Summer,” an exhibit of acrylic painting and mixed media compositions by artist Leo Rotelli  will be on display July 17 through Sept. 16 at Michael Fields Agricultural Institute's gallery in the big brown barn at...

Achen photography winners announced

A snow-covered prairie and a delicate flower were among the winning subjects in the 7th annual Fran Achen Photography Competition, sponsored by the Whitewater Arts Alliance.

Ice cream, art combine at Beckman Mill event
Ice cream, art combine at Beckman Mill event

The Friends of Beckman Mill will host a Painters in the Park and an ice cream social on Sunday, July 17 from noon to 4 p.m. at Beckman Mill, 11600 South County Highway H, Newark township.

Guided tours of the mill will be offered as well.

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