Events
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April 2019

Monroe School District Student Exhibit

All media. Exhibit continues through May 10, 2019.

En Guete Evening

Dutch treat menu - monthly themed gathering sponsored by Turner Hall's New World Swiss Club. First Tuesday of the month.

YO-YO MAGIC WITH BRITTON PANKRATZ

Enjoy amazing yo-yo tricks as Britton Pankratz shares a "modern twist" on an old-fashioned toy. Britton Pankratz is a remarkable and award-winning yo-yo artist and showman. Britton demonstrates a variety of maneuvers from his tool belt of tricks, using a variety of yo-yos and music to create a show that you can't take your eyes off.

Stateline Home & Business Expo

Sponsored by Monroe Area Chamber of Commerce.

Sunday Concert Series - WI Chamber Orchestra Eight Member Ensemble

Michael Haydn - Divertimento, Jess Cras - Trio a'cordes, Max Bruch - Octet.

Stammtisch

Join your friends in the Turner Hall Ratskeller to speak German over a meal at Stammtisch. (Stammtisch is held every 2nd Tuesday evening of the month.)

Why It Matters (Exhibit)

  • Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th Street
  • Monroe
  • 4/11/2019 - 4/30/2019
  • Gallery open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am - 5 pm.
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Exhibit by Sandra Peterson continues through June 7, 2019. Paintings. Opening Reception Friday April 11 from 5 - 7 pm, Gallery Talk at 5:30 pm.

WI Regional Arts Program Competition & Exhibit

  • Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th Street
  • Monroe
  • 4/11/2019 - 4/30/2019
  • Gallery open Tuesday thru Saturday 10 am - 5 pm.
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Continues through June 7, 2019. All media. Opening Reception Friday April 11 from 5 - 7 pm, Gallery Talk at 5:30 pm. Artist Workshop June 8 from 9:30 am - noon.

Creedence Revived

  • Monroe High School Performing Arts Center - 1600 26th St.
  • Monroe
  • 4/12/2019
  • 7:30 pm
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Classic rock is taking stage with the most sought after Creedence Clearwater Rivival tribute bands in the world. Anyone can play dress up, but not everyone can pay homage to one of the greatest bands of all time. Creedence Revived keep the original authenticity and adds a bit of flare to appeal to all generations. Consisting of Chicago's & LA's most talented musicians, the electrifying voice of Creedence Revived's front man Rich Perez captures the very essence of CCR's great John Fogerty. Playing for crowds upwards of 30,000 around the world, this band knows how to rock the house. Hear all your favorite CCR tunes such as Fortunate Son, Have You Ever Seen The Rain, Bad Moon Rising, Looking Out My Back Door, and many more! With their dead-on-the-money vocals and authentic costuming, you'll think it's "them."

Easter Egg Hunt

Monroe Parks and Recreation Department Easter Egg Hunt & Basket Benefit at the Middle School on Saturday April 13th from 11:30 to 1:00 pm.

Spring Shearing Day at Rainbow Fleece Farm

See the sheep shed their winter coats! Shearing demos, fiber demonstrations: spinning, knitting and carding.

Squeezebox Night

Accordion jam. Third Tuesday of every month.

Easter Egg Dash in the Y Pool

  • Green County YMCA - 1307 - 2nd St.
  • Monroe
  • 4/19/2019
  • 1 - 3 pm
  • 608.325.2003
  • greencountyymca.org

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.

Community Garage Sales

  • Albany
  • 4/20/2019

A Very Sugar River Earth Day

Sponsored by Albany Community 1st and Albertson Memorial Library. 

Buckets and Tap Shoes

  • Monroe High School Performing Arts Center - 1600 26th St.
  • Monroe
  • 4/27/2019
  • 7:30 pm
  • 608.325.5700
  • www.monroeartscenter.com

Hailing from the Twin-Cities in Minnesota, multi-talented brothers Andy and Rick Ausland are Buckets and Tap Shoes. They bring an explosive, high-energy rhythmic blend of music, dance, and drumming from the streets of Minneapolis. They take audiences on a pulsating journey using percussion instruments including, found objects such as buckets, and of course, and tap shoes. Their enthusiasm for entertaining is infectious as the percussive rhythms emanating from both their tapping feet and hard rocking music. You'll be awed by the brother's high-speed drumming, innovative music jams, and tap dancing. It's a performance that's quirky, refreshing, and totally unpretentious.

Kalberwurst Supper

  • Zwingli Church, 416 E. Lake Ave.
  • Monticello
  • 4/27/2019
  • 4:30 - 8 pm

The all you can eat, family style dinner includes kalberwurst (veal sausage), ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, copper penny carrots, applesauce, Swiss bread, cookies and bars.

Spring Fish Boil

  • UCC Church, E201 23rd St.
  • Brodhead
  • 4/27/2019
  • 4:30 - 7 pm
  • 608.897.2917

The menu consists of the boiled fish, potatoes, carrots, onions, cole slaw, rolls, drinks and for dessert, a ice cream sundae bar. Please call the church office at 608-897-2917 for more information or for tickets.