Calendar of Events

06Oct(Oct 6)10:30 Am17Nov(Nov 17)11:00 AmFall Storytime

Event Details

Join us at Storytime for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Storytime is designed for young children and their caregivers.  Same content is shared at the Thursday and Saturday sessions.

Time

October 6 (Saturday) 10:30 am - November 17 (Saturday) 11:00 am

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

13Oct(Oct 13)10:30 Am24Nov(Nov 24)11:00 AmFall Storytime

Event Details

Join us at Storytime for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Storytime is designed for young children and their caregivers.  Same content is shared at the Thursday and Saturday sessions.

Time

October 13 (Saturday) 10:30 am - November 24 (Saturday) 11:00 am

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

20Oct01DecFall Storytime

Event Details

Join us at Storytime for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Storytime is designed for young children and their caregivers.  Same content is shared at the Thursday and Saturday sessions.

Time

October 20 (Saturday) 10:30 am - December 1 (Saturday) 11:00 am

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

22Oct6:15 Pm7:15 PmWeight Loss Seminar

Event Details

Educational seminar for weight loss and lifestyle change.

Over a decade of helping dieters achieve their personal weight loss goals through our method! Supported by comprehensive guidelines and tools. Developed and endorsed by medical doctors. Personalized ongoing support

Ideal Protein Independent Authorized Center

Please Join us!

Time

(Monday) 6:15 Pm - 7:15 Pm

Location

Chiropractic Place

415 W. Wisconsin Street Suite 4

24Oct8:30 Am12:30 Pm2018 Flu Clinic

Event Details

The Monroe County Health Department will be offering influenza vaccine clinics at many sites throughout the county this fall. MCHD will bill Medicare, Medical Assistance, Senior Preferred, and third-party insurance companies.

The charge for the flu vaccine is $30, high dose vaccine is $50. Flu mist is not available this year.

Time

(Wednesday) 8:30 Am - 12:30 Pm

Location

Monroe County Health Department

315 West Oak Street

Organizer

Monroe County Health Department608-269-8666

24Oct10:00 Am11:30 AmParent Connection

Event Details

…support other parents and caregivers. We are all in this together. Parent Connection is a chance for you to talk with other parents about the joys and challenges of parenting. At Parent Connection, we also help each other by caring about all of the children in the group. Children are at different developmental stages and we will delight in their differences while keeping everyone safe while they play!
* Free limited childcare available.
*Registration is not required.  Come when you can!

Time

(Wednesday) 10:00 Am - 11:30 Am

Location

The Parenting Place

201 E. Franklin St., Room 116

Organizer

The Parenting PlaceTevanson@spartan.org

24Oct11:00 Am1:00 PmWTC Manufacturers Luncheon

Event Details

Please join Western Technical College for our annual luncheon. We encourage area manufacturers, educators, and others to attend this event. This year’s luncheon celebrates the innovative partnerships built between local school districts and businesses, which are key for industries future workforce.

Be inspired by projects on display from six local school districts, hear from Sparta School District administrators and students about their innovative CNC pathway and welcome our guest speaker from Rockwell Automation to learn how they are leading the way in developing automation education in schools.

We will also be spotlighting best practices within our K-12 districts that partner with manufacturers, available customized training to advance skills of your employees, and more!

Integrated Technology Tours available after luncheon

 

$35

Time

(Wednesday) 11:00 Am - 1:00 Pm

Location

Western Technical College

319 7th Street North

Organizer

Western Technical College608-785-9232

24Oct4:00 Pm6:00 PmBingo at the VFW

Event Details

 

Bingo at the VFW on Perch Lake. Public welcome. Join us for a weekly afternoon of fun! Refreshments will be available and the restaurant will be offering menu choices and changing specials.

Time

(Wednesday) 4:00 Pm - 6:00 Pm

Location

VFW Post 2112

121 Rusk Avenue

Organizer

Sparta VFW Post 2112608-269-2278

25Oct10:00 Am6:00 PmGrand Opening/Ribbon Cutting

Event Details

Join Edward Jones – Denise Halverson in celebrating their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting celebration.

Time

(Thursday) 10:00 Am - 6:00 Pm

Location

Edward Jones - Denise Halverson

2101 West Wisconsin Street. Suite C

Organizer

Edward Jones - Denise Halversonmelissa.culpitt@edwardjones.com

25Oct10:30 Am11:00 AmFall Storytime

Event Details

Join us at Storytime for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Storytime is designed for young children and their caregivers.  Same content is shared at the Thursday and Saturday sessions.

Time

(Thursday) 10:30 Am - 11:00 Am

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

26Oct5:00 Pm7:00 PmTrick or Treat Street

Event Details

Trick or Treat Street is a free family-friendly indoor trick-or-treating experience.  Businesses, organizations, and agencies are encouraged to participate.

 

The Boys & Girls Club of Sparta is hosting its annual Trick or Treat Street. Please join us for a safe, indoor trick or treating opportunity sponsored by Johnson Block CPAs. This event is free for all area youth. Join in on the fun by wearing your costumes & bring a container to hold all of your goodies. Receive a raffle ticket for each used blankets & towels you donate for local animal shelters and/or non-perishable food items for local food pantries for a chance to win House of Shadows Haunted House tickets. Don’t forget to support our Club’s scrumptious bake sale!

Time

(Friday) 5:00 Pm - 7:00 Pm

Location

Boys & Girls Club of Sparta

1000 E Montgomery Street

Organizer

Boys & Girls Club of Sparta608-269-5282 1000 E. Montgomery Street

26Oct6:00 Pm10:00 PmHouse of Shadows

Event Details

20th Annual House of Shadows
An Interactive haunted house experience with proceeds benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta. Each fall, nearly 6000 people “survive” our haunted house! From year to year, dedicated volunteers ensure the scares are tantalizing and spooky. This year is no exception!

The House of Shadows opens its doors this year on October 5th.
It will be open on Fridays and Saturdays through October and Halloween Night.
The Haunting takes place in a 19th century State Child Center Infirmary.
Enter if you dare!

The following tickets are available for the House of Shadows.
All money raised goes to your local Boys & Girls Club of Sparta, which serves hundreds of area youth each year!

Not so Scary Cost: $6.00 Times: Starts at 6:00pm, Ends at 7:00pm Description: Starting at 6:00, ending at 7:00, we run the house in “Not So Scary” mode. You will be provided a flashlight, and the characters will not try to scare you.

Very Scary Cost: $10.00 Times: Starts approximate at 7:00pm, tickets are sold until 10:00pm. House runs until all guests are through. Description: We dare you to try this! The rooms are dark. Ghoulish creatures jump out from behind every corner! While your group waits its turn, there is a tent area available. You may purchase concessions, enjoy watching scary movies, and listen to the sounds emanating from the house. Hopefully, you’ll make it out…

Spook Pass Cost: $20.00 Times: Starts approximately at 7:00pm, tickets are sold until 10:00pm. House runs until all guests are through. Description: If you just can’t wait to be terrified out of your mind, purchase a Spook Pass! You’ll go to the head of the line without the long wait. This is available during Very Scary hours.

Time

(Friday) 6:00 Pm - 10:00 Pm

Location

House of Shadows

501 Osborne Drive

Organizer

Boys & Girls Club of Sparta608-269-5282 1000 E. Montgomery Street

27Oct(Oct 27)10:30 Am08Dec(Dec 8)11:00 AmFall Storytime

Event Details

Join us at Storytime for stories, songs, rhymes, and more!  Storytime is designed for young children and their caregivers.  Same content is shared at the Thursday and Saturday sessions.

Time

October 27 (Saturday) 10:30 am - December 8 (Saturday) 11:00 am

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

27Oct6:00 Pm10:00 PmHouse of Shadows

Event Details

20th Annual House of Shadows
An Interactive haunted house experience with proceeds benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta. Each fall, nearly 6000 people “survive” our haunted house! From year to year, dedicated volunteers ensure the scares are tantalizing and spooky. This year is no exception!

The House of Shadows opens its doors this year on October 5th.
It will be open on Fridays and Saturdays through October and Halloween Night.
The Haunting takes place in a 19th century State Child Center Infirmary.
Enter if you dare!

The following tickets are available for the House of Shadows.
All money raised goes to your local Boys & Girls Club of Sparta, which serves hundreds of area youth each year!

Not so Scary Cost: $6.00 Times: Starts at 6:00pm, Ends at 7:00pm Description: Starting at 6:00, ending at 7:00, we run the house in “Not So Scary” mode. You will be provided a flashlight, and the characters will not try to scare you.

Very Scary Cost: $10.00 Times: Starts approximate at 7:00pm, tickets are sold until 10:00pm. House runs until all guests are through. Description: We dare you to try this! The rooms are dark. Ghoulish creatures jump out from behind every corner! While your group waits its turn, there is a tent area available. You may purchase concessions, enjoy watching scary movies, and listen to the sounds emanating from the house. Hopefully, you’ll make it out…

Spook Pass Cost: $20.00 Times: Starts approximately at 7:00pm, tickets are sold until 10:00pm. House runs until all guests are through. Description: If you just can’t wait to be terrified out of your mind, purchase a Spook Pass! You’ll go to the head of the line without the long wait. This is available during Very Scary hours.

Time

(Saturday) 6:00 Pm - 10:00 Pm

Location

House of Shadows

501 Osborne Drive

Organizer

Boys & Girls Club of Sparta608-269-5282 1000 E. Montgomery Street

30Oct5:30 Pm7:30 PmBooks on the Big Screen: Ready Player One

Event Details

Join us for a screening of the film READY PLAYER ONE based on the book by Ernest Cline.

Rating: PG-13

Time

(Tuesday) 5:30 Pm - 7:30 Pm

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

30Oct7:00 Pm8:30 PmMonroe County's Sheriff Forum

Event Details

Meet the Candidates.

If you would like your question for the candidates considered, please email it to ceo@bikesparta.com.

Time

(Tuesday) 7:00 Pm - 8:30 Pm

Location

Meadowview Middle School

1225 North Water Street

Organizer

Wendy Markgreninfo@bikesparta.com

31Oct10:00 Am11:30 AmParent Connection

Event Details

…support other parents and caregivers. We are all in this together. Parent Connection is a chance for you to talk with other parents about the joys and challenges of parenting. At Parent Connection, we also help each other by caring about all of the children in the group. Children are at different developmental stages and we will delight in their differences while keeping everyone safe while they play!
* Free limited childcare available.
*Registration is not required.  Come when you can!

Time

(Wednesday) 10:00 Am - 11:30 Am

Location

The Parenting Place

201 E. Franklin St., Room 116

Organizer

The Parenting PlaceTevanson@spartan.org

31Oct1:00 Pm4:00 Pm2018 Flu Clinic

Event Details

The Monroe County Health Department will be offering influenza vaccine clinics at many sites throughout the county this fall. MCHD will bill Medicare, Medical Assistance, Senior Preferred, and third-party insurance companies.

The charge for the flu vaccine is $30, high dose vaccine is $50. Flu mist is not available this year.

Time

(Wednesday) 1:00 Pm - 4:00 Pm

Location

Monroe County Health Department

315 West Oak Street

Organizer

Monroe County Health Department608-269-8666

31Oct4:00 Pm6:00 PmBingo at the VFW

Event Details

 

Bingo at the VFW on Perch Lake. Public welcome. Join us for a weekly afternoon of fun! Refreshments will be available and the restaurant will be offering menu choices and changing specials.

Time

(Wednesday) 4:00 Pm - 6:00 Pm

Location

VFW Post 2112

121 Rusk Avenue

Organizer

Sparta VFW Post 2112608-269-2278

31Oct4:00 Pm7:00 PmSparta Trick or Treat

Event Details

Time

(Wednesday) 4:00 Pm - 7:00 Pm

31Oct6:00 Pm10:00 PmHouse of Shadows

Event Details

20th Annual House of Shadows
An Interactive haunted house experience with proceeds benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta. Each fall, nearly 6000 people “survive” our haunted house! From year to year, dedicated volunteers ensure the scares are tantalizing and spooky. This year is no exception!

The House of Shadows opens its doors this year on October 5th.
It will be open on Fridays and Saturdays through October and Halloween Night.
The Haunting takes place in a 19th century State Child Center Infirmary.
Enter if you dare!

The following tickets are available for the House of Shadows.
All money raised goes to your local Boys & Girls Club of Sparta, which serves hundreds of area youth each year!

Not so Scary Cost: $6.00 Times: Starts at 6:00pm, Ends at 7:00pm Description: Starting at 6:00, ending at 7:00, we run the house in “Not So Scary” mode. You will be provided a flashlight, and the characters will not try to scare you.

Very Scary Cost: $10.00 Times: Starts approximate at 7:00pm, tickets are sold until 10:00pm. House runs until all guests are through. Description: We dare you to try this! The rooms are dark. Ghoulish creatures jump out from behind every corner! While your group waits its turn, there is a tent area available. You may purchase concessions, enjoy watching scary movies, and listen to the sounds emanating from the house. Hopefully, you’ll make it out…

Spook Pass Cost: $20.00 Times: Starts approximately at 7:00pm, tickets are sold until 10:00pm. House runs until all guests are through. Description: If you just can’t wait to be terrified out of your mind, purchase a Spook Pass! You’ll go to the head of the line without the long wait. This is available during Very Scary hours.

Time

(Wednesday) 6:00 Pm - 10:00 Pm

Location

House of Shadows

501 Osborne Drive

Organizer

Boys & Girls Club of Sparta608-269-5282 1000 E. Montgomery Street