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January 2017

Live Music at Tofflers

  • Tofflers Pub and Grill, 200 - 5th Ave.
  • New Glarus
  • 1/5/2017
  • 8 pm
  • 608.527.2490
  • www.tofflers.com

The Jimmys.

Showcase of Talent

  • Monroe High School Performing Arts Center - 1600 26th St.
  • Monroe
  • 1/13/2017 - 1/14/2017
  • 7:30 PM
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Co-directed by Jackie Ceithamer and Tashona Smith. With Big Radio's own Dan Blum as Master of Ceremonies, Showcase of Talent will be presented in the same vein as a radio-type variety show, complete with vocal and instrumental musical entertainment, jokes, commercial jingles, a few surprises, and house band.

Winterfest Veteran's Rally

Veteran's social event.

Wisconsin Remembers - A Face for Every Name

  • New Glarus Fire Department, 218 - 4th Ave.
  • New Glarus
  • 1/13/2017 - 1/14/2017
  • 608.527.5300
  • www.newglarusfd.com

Commemorating the 1611 young men from Wisconsin who lost their lives in the Vietnam War. Exhibit oopen to the public at the New Glarus Fire Department Meeting room Friday starting at 7 pm and Saturday noon - 3 pm. This emotionally moving display of the photos of each of the 1161 Wisconsin Veterans who died through the course of the Vietnam War is certain to touch the heart. The names of the fallen are not in alphabetical order, but instead, the chronological order in which they died.

Green County Vietnam Veterans who died so many decades ago the steamy jungles of South Vietnam include the following:
Ronald Schmid, Juda, KIA-11/28/66, Marine Corps, Lance Corporal
David W. Timm, Brodhead, KIA 4/5/68, Army, Chief Warrant Officer
Marvin C. Pederson, Monroe, KIA 1/6/69, Army, Monroe, Sergeant
Kris Blumer, Albany, KIA 6/25/69, Army, Private First Class
Kenneth Keller, Albany, KIA 5/25/70, Army, Specialist 4
John Krebs Jr., Browntown, KIA 6/8/70, Army, 2nd Lieutenant
Roger L Ritschard, Monticello, KIA 11/22/70, Army, Corporal

This exhibit, a project of the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs—Wisconsin Veterans Museum, Wisconsin Public Television and funded in part by the Wisconsin Humanities Council with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Live Music at New Glarus Hotel

Keith Gennerman.

Live Music at Tofflers

  • Tofflers Pub and Grill, 200 - 5th Ave.
  • New Glarus
  • 1/14/2017
  • 9 pm
  • 608.527.2490
  • www.tofflers.com

Live Blues with Paul Filipowicz Blues Band!

Albany Historical Society Meeting

  • Albany Historical Society, 117 N. Water St.
  • Albany
  • 1/17/2017
  • 7 pm

Program is "show and tell" - bring artifacts to show.

Program - Show and Tell

  • Albany Historical Society, 117 N. Water St.
  • Albany
  • 1/17/2017
  • 7 pm

Bring your treasures or artifacts.

Live Music at Tofflers

  • Tofflers Pub and Grill, 200 - 5th Ave.
  • New Glarus
  • 1/19/2017
  • 8 pm
  • 608.527.2490
  • www.tofflers.com

The Jimmys.

Comedy Night

  • Monroe Theatre Guild, 910 16th Ave
  • Monroe
  • 1/20/2017 - 1/21/2017
  • 7:30 pm
  • 608.325.1111
  • www.monroetheatre.com

Presented by Monroe Theatre Guild. An R rated evening of comedy and laughter.

Indoor Farmers Market on the Square

Canned Goods, Meats, Eggs, Honey, Maple Syrup, Jams/Jellies, Baked Goods and uniquely made crafts. Farmers Market Breakfast also available. SNAP benefits accepted.

YMCA Gems Gymnastics Meet

  • Green County YMCA - 1307 - 2nd St.
  • Monroe
  • 1/21/2017 - 1/22/2017
  • 608.325.2003
  • greencountyymca.org

Music Crawl

Multiple venues & live bands. Sponsored by Belleville Chamber of Commerce. Noon - 3 pm: Dot's Tavern with Ghosts in the Room. 1:30 - 4:30 pm: J&M Bar with Sparetime Bluegrass. 3 - 6 pm: The Nest with Andy Yaun - Rockabilly Kid. 5 - 8 pm: Dam Bar with Old Black Joe and the 3rd Rail Sparks Band. 8 11 pm: Schwoegler's Sugar River Lanes with Eric Nofsinger band. Wristbands are $10.

Seasons of the Sugar River - Juried Show

  • Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th St.
  • Monroe
  • 1/27/2017 - 3/24/2017
  • Gallery open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

This exhibition is the result of a call for artists to enter artwork in the Lower Sugar River Watershed Association's (LSRWA) second annual juried exhibition, "Seasons of the Sugar River-Catching the Light: Cultural Edges & Transitional Spaces." The call for artists to enter this juried show were invited to explore and to create works inspired by the changing forms of the natural world at the scale of organisms and landscapes. In addition, invited artists could explore and create works inspired by the biological, zoological, seasonal, and cultural transformations evidenced in the watershed. This exhibit will encompass the entire Sugar River Watershed from its headwaters in western Dane County to its confluence with the Pecatonica River in Northern Illinois.

Comedy Night

  • Monroe Theatre Guild, 910 16th Ave
  • Monroe
  • 1/27/2017 - 1/28/2017
  • 7:30 pm
  • 608.325.1111
  • www.monroetheatre.com

Presented by Monroe Theatre Guild. An R rated evening of comedy and laughter.

Still Life: An Evolving Image - Exhibit by Sally Hutchinson

  • Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th St.
  • Monroe
  • 1/27/2017 - 3/24/2017
  • Gallery open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Sally Hutchison was born in Wisconsin and received her MFA in painting from the University of Wisconsin Madison. She has had exhibitions at Watrous Gallery in Madison, Dean Jensen Gallery in Milwaukee, and the Wisconsin Memorial Union Gallery in Madison. She is currently a member of Westwing Studios, an artist collective in Verona, Wisconsin.

Min-PAWS Yappy Hour

Craft beers, appetizers, 50-50 raffle, bid on themed baskets. Fund raiser for the Green County Humane Society.

Live Music at New Glarus Hotel

Zweifel Brothers.

Live Music at Tofflers

  • Tofflers Pub and Grill, 200 - 5th Ave.
  • New Glarus
  • 1/28/2017
  • 9 pm
  • 608.527.2490
  • www.tofflers.com

Live Blues with Aaron Williams & The Hoodoo!

Live Music at Leisure Lanes

  • Leisure Lanes, 2308 - 6th Ave.
  • Monroe
  • 1/28/2017
  • 8:30 pm
  • 608.328.8135

5th Gear.