Events

April, 2019

22Feb(Feb 22)8:00 Am09Apr(Apr 9)5:00 PmGBP Tailgate Tour Ticket Sale

Event Details

On April 10, the Sparta tailgate party will welcome the alumni arriving at 6 p.m., and festivities will run until 8:30 p.m. The Boys & Girls Club of Sparta will host the event at Meadowview School, which will feature food, games, raffles, question-and-answer sessions and autographs. Tailgate party tickets cost $40.

General admission tickets also will be available for $10 for each location, which include access to the Q-and-A sessions as well as tailgate party activities. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Tour celebrities will include Packers President/CEO Mark Murphy and Packers alumni Nick Barnett, Earl Dotson, Ryan Grant, Bernardo Harris, Aaron Kampman and Scott Wells.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, February 22, and can be purchased at the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta; Fast Eddie, 9860 WI-21, Sparta; Westside Wine & Spirits, 7607 WI 16, Sparta; Hanson’s IGA, 834 W. Wisconsin St., Sparta, and over the phone sales can be made by calling 608.269.2582 Monday through Friday, 10 am- 6 pm.

Time

February 22 (Friday) 8:00 am - April 9 (Tuesday) 5:00 pm

Location

Meadowview School

1225 N Water St, Sparta, WI 54656

Organizer

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

01Apr6:15 Pm7:00 PmIdeal Protein SeminarIdeal Protein Seminar

Event Details

Come join us for some free samples and some great information on Ideal Protein, We look forward to seeing you there.

Time

(Monday) 6:15 Pm - 7:00 Pm

Location

Chiropractic Place

415 W. Wisconsin Street Suite 4

02Apr9:00 Am10:00 AmSparta Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors' Meeting

Event Details

The Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors’ monthly meeting. The Ambassadors meet monthly on the 1st Tuesday of each month. To find out how you can become an Ambassador call the Chamber today!

Time

(Tuesday) 9:00 Am - 10:00 Am

02Apr4:00 Pm6:00 PmBoard in the Library

Event Details

Join us at the Sparta Free Library for an afternoon of board games, card games, and Wii games for youth and adults! Bring your best strategy!

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

04Apr10:30 Am11:00 AmSpring Storytime

Event Details

Storytime at the library includes stories, songs, rhymes and more!  Storytime is for children with their caregivers.

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

04Apr7:00 Pm9:00 PmHistory - Live2019 Public Lecture Series

Event Details

Cranberry Growing: Then & Now: explore the history and importance of the cranberry, Wisconsin’s state fruit, with Monroe County cranberry grower Nodji Van Wychen. Cranberry treats will be provided. $1 admission donation appreciated.

Time

(Thursday) 7:00 Pm - 9:00 Pm

Location

Monroe County Local History Room

200 West Main Street

06Apr10:30 Am11:00 AmSpring Storytime

Event Details

Storytime at the library includes stories, songs, rhymes and more!  Storytime is for children with their caregivers.

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

06Apr6:30 Pm10:00 PmLas Vegas in Sparta Fundraiser

Event Details

Doors open at 6:30 and tables open at 7:00.

Time

(Saturday) 6:30 Pm - 10:00 Pm

Location

American Legion

1116 Angelo Rd

08Apr11:00 Am12:00 PmSparta Area Chamber of Commerce Tourism Council

Event Details

The Tourism Council meets on the Monday immediately following the first Friday of the month.  The Council directs tourism activities and has authority to expend room tax funds allocated from the City of Sparta to the Council.  The Council meets at noon at the Chamber Depot, 111 Milwaukee Street, in Sparta.

Members of the public are welcome to observe Tourism Council meetings, but may not participate in decision-making.

Questions regarding Tourism Council meetings may be directed to John Hendricks, Director of the Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce (269-4123).

Time

(Monday) 11:00 Am - 12:00 Pm

Location

Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce

111 Milwaukee St

Organizer

Sparta Chamber of Commerce(608) 269-4123 info@bikesparta.com

10Apr6:00 Pm8:30 PmGreen Bay Packers Tailgate Tour

Event Details

Benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta. Green Bay Packers alumni will be arriving at 6 p.m. and festivities will run until 8:30. This event will feature food, games, raffles, question-and-answer sessions and autographs.

Time

(Wednesday) 6:00 Pm - 8:30 Pm

Organizer

Meadowview School 1225 N. Water St, Sparta

10Apr8:00 Pm10:00 PmTailgate After PartyRed Sky Warning

Event Details

Tailgate After Party from 8-10 pm at Jake’s Northwoods in Sparta, featuring live music from Red Sky Warning. Free admission with any Tailgate Tour ticket or with a $5 donation to the Boys & Girls Club of Sparta. Raffles, Music, Friends & Fun!

Time

(Wednesday) 8:00 Pm - 10:00 Pm

Location

Jakes Northwoods

1132 Angelo Road, Sparta, WI 54656

Organizer

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

11Apr9:00 Am6:00 PmJob FairHiring All Shifts!

Time

(Thursday) 9:00 Am - 6:00 Pm

Organizer

Century Foods, 400 Century Ct, Sparta

11Apr10:30 Am11:00 AmSpring Storytime

Event Details

Storytime at the library includes stories, songs, rhymes and more!  Storytime is for children with their caregivers.

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

13Apr10:30 Am11:00 AmSpring Storytime

Event Details

Storytime at the library includes stories, songs, rhymes and more!  Storytime is for children with their caregivers.

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

13Apr12:00 Pm1:00 PmLego Club

Event Details

Come build and play, then we will display your Lego creations at the library until the next Lego Club. Legos provided. Open to children pre-k – 6th grade.

Time

(Saturday) 12:00 Pm - 1:00 Pm

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

15Apr10:30 Am11:00 AmGroovy Mondays

Event Details

Dance, wiggle and groove to fun kid’s music at the library! This is a 30-minute music and movement program recommended for ages 0 – 7 with their caregivers.

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

15Apr4:00 Pm6:00 PmSparta Mobile Food Pantry

Event Details

If you find it tough to make ends meet, and would like some help putting food on the table, please visit the Second Harvest Mobile Pantry in Sparta. You do NOT need to be a resident of Monroe County to attend. Everyone is welcome.  

  • The food is free and varies each month.
  • Each household will receive approximately 50 pounds of food.
  • Please bring bags, boxes, baskets, wagons or a wheeled cart to help carry the food.
  • No ID or proof of residency needed.

NEW LOCATION: Trinity Lutheran Church, 612 N. Water Street, Sparta garage and parking lot.

 

Time

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

Organizer

Second Harvest608-223-9121

16Apr10:00 Am4:30 PmSparta Blood Drive

Time

(Tuesday) 10:00 Am - 4:30 Pm

Location

Barney Community Center

1000 East Montgomery Street

18Apr12:00 Pm1:15 PmLunch & LearnLeadership: Dealing with People 101

Time

(Thursday) 12:00 Pm - 1:15 Pm

18Apr5:30 Pm7:00 PmBusiness After 5

Event Details

Join the Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce at Coulee Real Estate for an evening of networking!

Time

(Thursday) 5:30 Pm - 7:00 Pm

Location

Coulee Real Estate

18Apr6:00 Pm7:00 PmTeen Crafternoon

Event Details

Teens! Come craft at the library! Our April craft is Poem Balls. Open to grades 6 – 12.

Time

(Thursday) 6:00 Pm - 7:00 Pm

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

20Apr9:00 Am1:00 PmSparta FFA Annual Easter Hunt

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 Am - 1:00 Pm

Location

Theisen's

3000 S. Black River St. Sparta

20Apr5:00 Pm9:00 PmPatio Grand Opening

Event Details

Join us on Saturday, April 20th from 5-9pm for our Patio Grand Opening party.
Featuring Live Music by Carlos Danger and The Angry Greek Food Truck!

Time

(Saturday) 5:00 Pm - 9:00 Pm

Location

Cork & Barrel

124 N Water Street

Organizer

Cork & Barrelcorkandbarrelsparta@gmail.com

21Apr10:00 Am1:00 PmEaster BrunchReservations Recommended

Time

(Sunday) 10:00 Am - 1:00 Pm

Location

Jakes Northwoods

1132 Angelo Road, Sparta, WI 54656

23Apr8:00 Am9:00 AmCoffee and ConversationSparta Area Young Professionals

Time

(Tuesday) 8:00 Am - 9:00 Am

Location

Sparta Family Restaraunt

9344, 741 W Avon Rd, Sparta, WI 54656

25Apr7:15 Am12:00 PmBusiness Succession - Planning for the Future

Event Details

Click here to register.

Time

(Thursday) 7:15 Am - 12:00 Pm

25Apr10:00 Am12:00 PmBike Trail Clean Up Day

Event Details

If you would like to help you can meet at the Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce at 10:00 am.

Time

(Thursday) 10:00 Am - 12:00 Pm

Location

Sparta Area Chamber of Commerce

111 Milwaukee St

25Apr10:30 Am11:00 AmSpring Storytime

Event Details

Storytime at the library includes stories, songs, rhymes and more!  Storytime is for children with their caregivers.

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

26Apr10:00 Am12:00 PmSparta Downtown Clean Up Day

Time

(Friday) 10:00 Am - 12:00 Pm

Location

Mueller Square

120 North Water Street

27Apr9:00 Am12:00 PmDandelion Dash9th Annual 3K/5K Fun Run & Walk

Event Details

Join us for the 9th annual Dandelion Dash! The Dandelion Dash is an annual fun run/walk event sponsored by Scenic Bluffs Community Health Centers. This is a family friendly gathering designed to promote health and wellness throughout the community. Participants have the option to complete a 3K or 5K run/walk.

The Dandelion Dash will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at Scenic Bluffs Community Health Centers in Cashton.

To register online for the Dandelion Dash, visit www.scenicbluffs.ticketleap.com/dash/. Please register prior to April 13, 2019 to ensure your Dandelion Dash t-shirt.

Registration forms are also available at Scenic Bluffs in Cashton and Norwalk. Same-day registration will be available, beginning at 8 a.m. the day of the event.

For questions, or more information on this event, please call Ashley at 608-654-5100 ext. 457.

Thank you to Organic Valley and Cashton First Responders for supporting this event!

Time

(Saturday) 9:00 Am - 12:00 Pm

Location

Scenic Bluffs Community Health Centers

238 Front Street

Organizer

Scenic Bluffs Community Health Centers608-654-5100 X263, sknutson@scenicbluffs.org 238 Front Street

27Apr10:30 Am11:00 AmSpring Storytime

Event Details

Storytime at the library includes stories, songs, rhymes and more!  Storytime is for children with their caregivers.

Time

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

Location

Sparta Free Library

124 W Main Street

Organizer

Aimee Schreibera.schreiber@wrlsweb.org

30Apr2:00 Pm6:00 PmNew Product Showcase

Event Details

We’ll show you the latest and greatest from plants to products new to the Garden Center this spring. Great preview and customer favorite!

Time

(Tuesday) 2:00 Pm - 6:00 Pm

Location

Sparta Floral

636 E. Montgomery St., Sparta

30Apr5:30 Pm7:30 PmBooks on the Big Screen: The Hate U Give

Event Details

Join us for a showing of the movie The Hate U Give based on the book by Angie Thomas. There will be popcorn!
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