Ozaukee County. All meetings are in the Administration Center, 121 West Main Street, Port Washington, Room A204, unless noted. Wednesday, Aug. 6, Public Works Committee, A-209, 8:45 a.m., County Board, 9 a.m., Executive Committee, A-200, 10:30 a.m.; Thursday, Aug. 7, Natural Resources Committee, A-200, 8:30 a.m.
Village of Grafton. All meetings are in Village Hall, 860 Badger Circle, unless noted. Thursday, July 31, Architectural Review Board, 5 p.m.
Village of Fredonia. All meetings are in the Fredonia Government Center, 242 Fredonia Ave., unless noted. Thursday, Aug. 7, Village Board, 7 p.m.
Village of Saukville. All meetings are in Village Hall, 639 E. Green Bay Ave., unless noted. Tuesday, Aug. 5, Finance followed by Village Board, 7 p.m.; Thursday, Aug. 7, Plan Commission, 7 p.m.
Town of Belgium. All meetings are in Town Hall, 814 Main St., unless noted. Monday, Aug. 4, Town Board, 7 p.m.
Town of Grafton. All meetings are in Town Hall, 1230 11th Avenue., Grafton, unless noted. Wednesday, Aug. 6, Plan Commission, 7 p.m.
Town of Fredonia. All meetings are in the Fredonia Government Center, 242 Fredonia Ave., unless noted. Wednesday, Aug. 6, Plan Commission, 7 p.m.
Town of Port Washington. All meetings are in Town Hall, 3715 Highland Rd., unless noted. Monday, Aug. 4, Town Board, 7:30 p.m.
Places to go, Things to do
Lakeshore Productions will present “South Pacific” Thursday, July 31 to Sunday, Aug. 3, at Random Lake High School. Admission is $11 for adults and $7 for students. Tickets are available at Doegnitz Ace Hardware in Random Lake and at the door. For more information, visit lakeshoreproductions.org.
Gallery 224 in Port Washington will host an opening reception for “Playful Provocations” on Friday, Aug. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m. The gallery, at 224 E. Main St., is open Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The exhibit will be open through Aug. 31. For more information, visit gallery224.org.
The 45th annual Architectural Treasures Tour runs Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 2 and 3. See homes from throughout Ozaukee County for just $15. The hours are Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. For more information, visit cedarburgculturalcenter.org or call 375-3676.
Riveredge Nature Center has several events coming up in August. On Sunday, Aug. 3, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., a fly fishing for intermediates class will be held. Students should bring their own equipment, including waders. A limited number of hip boots will be available. The class is $30 for members and $35 for non-members. Registration is required and can be done by visiting riveredge.us or calling 375-2715. On Wednesday, Aug. 13, join Riveredge for a day of fun and learning on the prairie during a Knee Deep in Prairies workshop from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The fee is $30 for members and $40 for non-members. For more information and details, visit riveredge.us or call (800) 287-8098. On Saturday, Aug. 16, a Wisconsin game farm dinner will begin at 5 p.m. with a pre-dinner event by the river including fly fishing and foraging. Appetizers are at 6:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 7:30 p.m. The night includes an auction. Tickets are $85 per person for dinner or $140 per person for dinner and the pre-dinner event including complimentary beer and wine. A table for 8 is $1,120 and includes all events and complimentary beer and wine. Sponsorships are available by calling Julia at (262) 416-1361. Riveredge is at 4458 Hwy. Y in the Town of Saukville.
Cedarburg Cultural Center will offer a mural camp for teens the week of Monday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The camp is intended for youth ages 13 to 17. Cost is $125 for members and $139 for non-members. Supplies are included, but students should bring a bag lunch and their own beverages. For more information, call 375-3676 or visit cedarburgculturalcenter.org.
Memories Ballroom in Port Washington presents a humorous look at the aging journey in “Don’t Say Goodbye, I’m Not Leaving” starting Tuesday, Aug. 5. Matinee shows will run Tuesdays and Wednesdays through Aug. 20. A plated beef stroganoff dinner and dessert will be served with the show for $40. Show-only tickets are $25 and can be made by calling 284-6850 or visiting memoriesballroom.com. Memories is at 1077 Lake Dr.
Lake Moon Festival on the campus of Concordia University Wisconsin will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, from 4 to 10 p.m. The evening will feature a 5k race that ends with the Bluff Challenge, live music, an art contest, food, a lit sailboat parade and more. The festival is free. For more information, visit lakemoonfestival.com or email
. The campus is at 12800 N. Lake Shore Dr. in Mequon.
Wisconsin Humane Society in Saukville will hold two more Camp Critter camps this summer. The three-day sessions are filled with discovery, learning, animal-themed crafts and furry friends. The cost for the camp is $135. Session dates are Aug. 12 to 14 and Aug. 19 to 21. The camps are for ages 10 to 12. To register, visit the calendar of events tab at wihumane.org.
Fourth Annual Rick Kemp Foundation Horse Show and Family Day will be Saturday, Aug. 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Ozaukee County Fairgrounds in Cedarburg. The horse show begins at 9 a.m. and runs throughout the day. The day includes a silent auction, children’s activities, a stick horse competition and more. Concessions will be provided by the 4-H Horse and Pony project. For more information, visit therickkempfoundation.org, call Emily at (414) 704-0539 or email
Concordia’s Shoreline Duathlon will be Saturday, Aug. 16, beginning at 7:30 a.m. on the campus. The fee is $55 in advance or $65 on the day of the race. A relay team is $70 in advance and $85 on the day of the race. To register or for more information, call Russ at (262) 243-4323, email
or visit cuwfalcons.com/duathlon. Concordia is at 12800 N. Lake Shore Dr. in Mequon.
Riveredge Nature Center will offer a tour of the center’s sturgeon facility on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Meet at the main interpretive building at Riveredge, 4458 Hawthorne Dr. in the Town of Saukville.
Wild Horse and Burro Adoption returns to Mequon Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 16 and 17, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the BLM Holding Facility, 6814 Highland Rd. For more information, call (866) 468-7826 or visit blm.gov.
The Cedarburg Cultural Center will host the Cedarburg Artists Guild’s annual juried exhibit and sale from Saturday, Aug. 16, through Saturday, Oct. 12. A public opening reception and awards ceremony will be held Friday, Sept. 5, from 6 to 9 p.m. Complimentary appetizers and wine will be served. The exhibit will feature approximately 260 local artists. For more information, visit cedarburgculturalcenter.org.
The Land Regatta Run/Walk will be Saturday, Aug. 16, beginning at 9 a.m. The event will feature a 4 mile competitive run and a 2 mile fun run/walk. Registration is $20 before Aug. 2 for ages 14 and older. Youth age 13 and younger are free. All adult registrants will receive a free raffle ticket. Register by visiting active.com or at BMO Harris in Port Washington, Smith Bros. Coffee Shop in Port Washington and the Feith Family Ozaukee YMCA in Saukville. The run will begin at Coal Dock Park in Port Washington and all proceeds will help offset the costs of a safety railing at the park.
Women’s Focus Incorporated presents Dr. Terry Ziegler, a chiropractor/partner with Grafton Chiropractic Center, on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at Ozaukee Country Club in Mequon. Dr. Ziegler has more than 30 years in the chiropractic field and will “bust myths” about certain aspects of health and nutrition. Networking and registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with lunch to follow. To make a reservation, visit womensfocus.org or email
. The cost is $22 and is open to the public. A gluten-free lunch is available for $23. Ozaukee CC is at 10823 N. River Rd.
A Grand Night Out in Grafton will be at Flannery’s Restaurant at Fire Ridge Golf Course on Saturday, Aug. 23. An evening of unlimited wine, beer and spirit tastings and appetizers from local restaurants and caterers will be paired with castino-style gaming from 6 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $35 for a general ticket and $20 for a designated driver ticket. For more information, call the Grafton Area Chamber of Commerce at 377-1650 or visit events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e9mj1ts5f6770735&c=a9617960-bf85-11e3-be1c-d4ae527599c4&ch=aa38c690-bf85-11e3-be4f-d4ae527599c4. Fire Ridge is at 2241 Hwy. W.
Tri-Parish Festival and Fish Boil Dinner will be Saturday, Sept. 13, at St. Mary’s Parish in Port Washington. A raffle drawing, silent auction and dinner will be included at the event, which runs from 4:30 to 8 p.m. For more information, call Dawn at 284-0467, Chris at (262) 573-3697 or Denise at 284-6472.
Ozaukee County ARC, which works to promote the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities, meets at 7 p.m. the first Monday of even-numbered months at Portal Industries, 1015 Cedar Creek Rd., Grafton. For more information, call Cindy Helm at 376-9503 or visit the Web site www.ocarc.org.
Concept Cafe, a discussion group where participants can exchange ideas and explore philosophies and beliefs, will meet at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month in the Grafton Library’s main-floor meeting room, 1620 11th Ave. For information, call librarian John Hanson at 375-5315.
Ewesful Knitters Guild for knitters of all ages and skill levels will meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month in the Cedarburg Senior Center. Beginning knitters may learn from experienced needleworkers, and patterns and ideas will be exchanged. For more information on the guild, call the center at 375-7644.
MOPS, or Mothers of PreSchoolers, meets on the first and third Tuesdays from 9 to 11:15 a.m. from October through May at Portview Christian Center, 3457 Hwy. LL, Port Washington. For information, call Deidre at (262) 573-9055 or e-mail her at
Ozaukee Chapter of Great Lakes Sport Fishermen meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Railroad Station Hall, 200 S. Railroad St., Saukville. For more information, call (262) 644-8481.
Grafton Little League board meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Grafton MultiPurpose Senior Center, 1665 Seventh Ave. For information, call Beth Esselmann at 375-0971.
Port Washington Junior Women’s Club meets at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at First Congregational Church on Webster Street in Port Washington. For information, call Michelle Cole at 268-0570.
Grafton Lions Club meets for a 6 p.m. social hour and 6:45 p.m. dinner the first and third Tuesdays of each month at the Rose-Harms American Legion Hall, 1540 13th Ave. For more information, call David Liss at (414) 429-0177.
Fredonia Area Lioness/Lions Club meets the first Wednesday of each month at a local restaurant. The club serves the community with local projects. For information, call Ginny at (414) 429-1588 or Fern at 692-2503.
Grafton Chess Club will be meet at 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month at the Grafton library, 1620 11th Ave. People of all abilities are welcome. Instruction will be provided for beginners.
Cross Science Foundation, which is aimed at people interested in astronomy, meets on the first Thursday of each month at Unitarian Church North in Mequon. For information, visit www.ncsf.info.
Kettle Moraine ATV Association meets at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at Lighthouse Lanes, 7292 Sleepy Hollow Rd., West Bend. For information, call Al Tackes at (262) 224-2432 or visit www.kmatva.com.
Northern Ozaukee Moms, a support group for mothers of young children, usually meets from 10 to 11 a.m. on the first Friday of each month in the community room at the Niederkorn Library in Port Washington. Children’s activities, including play groups for all ages, are planned during the daytime, and special interest activities for mothers are planned during the evening. For information, call Sini Mulloy at 618-4594, send an e-mail to
or visit the Web site www.geocities.com/northernozaukeemoms.
By My Hands, a club for people who do any type of needlework, meets from 9 a.m. to noon the first and third Fridays of each month at Ye Olde Schoolhouse Quilt Shop, 318 Green Bay Rd., Cedarburg. For more information, call Kris at 377-9072 or the shop at 377-2770 or visit the Web site www.yeoldeschoolhouse.com.
Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support group will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Niederkorn Library, 316 W. Grand Ave., Port Washington. For information, call the local chapter of the association at (414) 479-8800 or Ginny Nyhuis at (920) 838-1311.
Diabetes Support Group meets at Milwaukee Medical Center’s Cedar Creek Center,. 215 W. Washington St., Grafton, from 6 to 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month.
Lakefield Caregiver Support Group will meet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month at St. John Lutheran Church, 1193 Lakefield Rd., Grafton. Free care provided if arrangements are made ahead of time by calling Lakefield Adult Day Center at 377-9780.
Parents Without Partners meets at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of the month at Black Wheel Restaurant, 1221 Wauwatosa Rd., Cedarburg. For information, call 375-1837.
Saukville every Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 15 through Oct. 26 at Veteran’s Park. Closed Labor Day weekend.
Port Washington every Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Oct. 26. On Main St. between Franklin and Wisconsin Streets.
Thiensville every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. from June 10 through Oct. 28, at Village Park.
Cedarburg from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays from June 6 through Oct. 24, at the corner of Mill Street and Washington Avenue.
Town of Cedarburg from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays from June 14 through Oct. 11, in the parking lot at Wayne’s Drive In, 1331 Cover Bridge Rd.
Harrington Beach State Park
The park on Highway D east of I-43 in the Town of Belgium is open daily. Admission is a Wisconsin State Park sticker. Daily stickers are $7 for Wisconsin residents and $10 for nonresidents. An annual sticker is available for $25 to Wisconsin-licensed vehicles and $35 for out-of-state vehicles. An annual senior resident pass is $10. Park users with more than one vehicle may purchase additional stickers for half price. Admission stickers are available at the park.
Membership in the Friends of Harrington Beach State Park are $25 for a yearly membership and $150 for a life membership.
For more information about the park, visit www.harringtonbeach.org or call 285-3015. For more information on the Friends of Harrington, visit friendsofharrington.org.
Northern Cross Science Foundation will hold observatory viewings from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, and Saturday, Aug. 2.
Bats! will be explained by Bill Mueller at Puckett’s Pond from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9. Stick around after to watch bat activity in the park.
WJ Niederkorn Library
The library is located at 316 W. Grand Ave. and is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays.
Listeners are needed for the adult and teen lines for Ozaukee County. Training begins in September. Volunteers must be age 18 and older. For more information, call 377-1477 to schedule an informative interview.
Volunteer Center of Ozaukee County offers various opportunities to volunteer throughout the county. Contact the center at 377-1616 or via e-mail at
Port Washington Research Center
Offered by the Port Washington Historic Society, the Research Center at 205 N. Franklin St. is a wealth of information for those looking for information on the area. The center is open from 1 to 4 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, or by appointment. E-mail
or call 268-9150 for an appointment.
Alcoholics Anonymous, Al-Anon
Weekly meetings for District 24 are:
Wednesdays at 8 p.m. at the the United Methodist Family Activity Center, 505 W. Grand Ave., Port Washington.
Thursdays Big Book study at 8 p.m. at Living Hope Lutheran Church, 1991 Hwy. 33, Saukville.
Fridays at 6:30 p.m. at Alliance Community Bible Church, 280 Lakeview Dr., Belgium.
Sundays at 3 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 131 N. Webster St., Port Washington.
For information, call DonnaMae at 284-5230.
Northern Ozaukee YMCA Senior Center for adults 55 and older in the Northern Ozaukee School District meets from 9 a.m. to noon Mondays and Wednesday in Ozaukee Elementary School. Weekly wellness and health programs, cards, games, coffee and monthly guest speakers are offered. For information, call 268-5416.
Chess and Scrabble nights for people of all ages and abilities will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Mondays at the Java Dock Cafe in Port Washington. For information, call Tom Hudson at 284-1948.
Tri-County New Horizons Band meets from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at Living Hope Lutheran Church, 1991 Hwy. 33, Saukville. The band is for adults who have never played a band instrument or who haven’t played in many years. Lessons are available and instruments can be rented. For information, call Diana Jonen at (262) 644-6704.
Moms groups meet twice weekly in the family lounge at the Columbia Center at Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee Hospital in Mequon. One group meets from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays and the other from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Fridays. Mothers with babies from infants through toddlers are welcome for the free sessions.
Ozaukee Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol, an auxiliary branch of the Air Force, is a volunteer organization that occasionally assists local military, law enforcement and emergency personnel. The cadet program is open to boys and girls ages 12 to 18. Meetings are held from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. Thursdays in the Saukville municipal building, 639 E. Green Bay Ave. The annual fee is $34. For more information, call Maj. Ron Kridler at 284-0729 or Capt. Gary Mader at 376-9171.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at Friedens Evangelical Church, 454 N. Milwaukee St., Port Washington. In Belgium, it meets at 9 a.m. Saturdays at Ozaukee Fitness, 303 Lakeview Dr. For more information about the Port program, call 284-2403. For the Belgium program, call Rosemary Bruss at (262) 873-0400.