Ozaukee County. All meetings are in the Ozaukee County Administration Center, 121 W. Main St., Port Washington, unless noted. Wednesday, July 6, Public Safety Committee at 7 a.m. in room A-200; Executive Committee at 8:30 a.m. in room A-209; County Board at 9 a.m. in room A-204; Natural Resources Committee at 10 a.m. in room A-200. Thursday, July 9, Natural Resources Committee at 8:30 a.m. in room A-200.
Town of Port Washington. All meetings are in Town Hall, 3715 Highland Dr., unless noted. Tuesday, July 5, Town Board at 7:30 p.m.
Village of Grafton. All meetings are in Village Hall, 860 Badger Cir., unless noted. Wednesday, July 6, Community Development Authority at 6:15 p.m.
Town of Grafton. All meetings are in Town Hall, 1230 11th Ave., unless noted. Wednesday, July 6, Plan Commission at 7 p.m.
Village of Fredonia. All meetings are in the Fredonia Government Center, 242 Fredonia Ave., unless noted. Thursday, July 7, Village Board at 7 p.m.
Town of Belgium All meetings are in Town Hall, 814 Main St., unless noted. Wednesday, July 5, Town Board at 7 p.m..
Places to go, Things to do
Grillin’ In Grafton will open at 5 p.m. Friday, July 1, and continue at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 2, in Grafton’s Centennial Park. The event includes a children’s area, barbecue tasting, bingo, music and other events.
Great Lakes Sport Fishermen’s annual fishing derby will be held July 1 to 3 on Port Washington’s lake front. Cash prizes will be awarded for salmon and trout catches. Call (262) 644-8481 for more information.
Adult coloring will be done at the Grafton library at 1 p.m. Friday, July 1. Coloring sheets and utensils will be provided. For information, call 375-5315.
Wild Child, a band from Austin, Texas, will perform Indie pop music from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, July 1, in Cedarburg’s Cedar Creek Park. Special guest is Bascom Hill. Food and beverages will be sold. For information, visit www.summersounds.net.
Grafton’s Independence Day activities include an 11 a.m. parade from Grafton High School to Centennial Park Saturday, July 2, a fifth-quarter performance by the University of Wisconsin Marching Band at 11:30 a.m. and a spectacular fireworks display at dusk. For information visit www.GrillinInGrafton.com.
The 17th annual Rotary Music Festival at Cedarburg High School will begin at 7 p.m. Sunday, July 3. Drum and bugle corps from throughout the country will perform. Tickets are $20 to $40 and may be purchased at www.dci.org/tickets or by calling (317) 275-1212.
The Independence Day parade through downtown Port Washington will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 4, followed by judging of decorated bicycles and children’s activities in Veterans Memorial Park. Music will be provided throughout the afternoon. Fireworks will be set off over the lake at dusk. For information, call 284-5881.
Saukville’s Independence Day parade will begin with a 1 p.m. parade through downtown, Monday, July 4, followed by activities and a picnic in Grady Park. Fireworks will be shot off in Peninsula Park at dusk. For information, call 284-9423.
Chess will be played at the Grafton library at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 6. Sets will be provided, or you may bring your own. Instruction will be given to those who don’t know how to play. For information, call 375-5315.
The annual book sale sponsored by the Friends of the Cedarburg Library will be held from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 7, and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, July 8, at the Community Gym, W63 N643 Washington Ave. Proceeds support the Cedarburg Public Library.
The Grafton Historical Society will met at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 7, at the Grafton library. Dues are $10 per person per year, $15 per family and $50 for a business.
The Muddy Crows will perform roots-rock music from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 7, in Grafton’s Veterans Memorial Park as part of the Grafton Area Live Arts series. There is no admission fee. For information, visit www.graftonarealivearts.us.
An Agate Expo will be held at Cedarburg high School from July 7 to 10. More than 40 vendors will display and sell their treasures, and a symposium featuring speaker Johann Zenz will be held Thursday. For information and tickets, visit www.agateexpos.com.
The Muddy Magnolias will perform folk pop and country music from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, July 8, in Cedarburg’s Cedar Creek Park. Special guest is Ben Wagner. Food and beverages will be sold. For information, visit www.summersounds.net.
“The Minions,” a PG-rated film, will be shown at dusk Friday, July 8, in the band shell in Port Washington’s Veterans Memorial Park. Bring a blanket and chair. Admission is free, and popcorn and soda will be available for purchase. Call 284-5881 for information.
The Port Washington Garden Club Garden Walk will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 9. Admission is $5, paid at any of the six participating gardens. This year’s walk focuses on new gardens, several in the newest subdivisions in the city. A map of the locations will be available starting July 1 at portgardenclub.org.
The Cedarburg Garden Club’s garden walk will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 9 and 10. FOur gardens will be featured. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 the day of the event, and can be purchased at local businesses and participating gardens. For information, call (414) 732-1312 or visit www.cedarburgwomansclub.org.
The Port Washington City Band will perform a concert at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, July 10, in the band shell in Veterans Memorial Park.
Career information will be the topic for a 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 12, program at the Grafton library. A representative of the Workforce Development Center will meet with people seeking jobs. For information, call 375-5315.
“Computers for Beginners” will be taught at the Grafton library at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 12. For information, call 375-5315.
The Screamin’ Cucumbers will perform classic rock as part of the Live at the Triangle series from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, at Veterans Memorial Park in Saukville. For information, call 284-9423.
Family yoga will be taught at the Grafton library at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 13. To register or for more information, call 375-5315.
The Alte Kamaraden Band will perform traditional German music from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 14, at Veterans Memorial Park in Grafton as part of the Grafton Area Live Arts series. For information, visit www.graftonlivearts.us.
Adult coloring is the topic for a 1 p.m. Friday, July 15, program at the Grafton library. For more information, call 375-5315.
Gathering on the Green will be held Friday and Saturday, July 15 and 16 at Mequon’s Rotary Park. Huey Lewis and the News will headline Friday’s program. A variety of family activities will be part of the event. For information and tickets, call 242-6187 or visit www.gatheringonthegreen.org.
Astro-Wings of Wisconsin will hold its annual fun fly at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 16, at the Highway 32 field in the Town of Grafton. A variety of radio-controlled aircraft and drones will be displayed and flown. Proceeds benefit local Boy Scouts. For information, call (414) 323-2128 or visit www.astrowings.com.
Fish Day will be held in Port Washington Saturday, July 16. The day begins with the Fish Day at 8 a.m., followed by a 10 a.m. parade through downtown, a carnival, car show, arts and crafts fair, smoked fish and ice cream eating contests and more. Live music will be played at stages throughout the lake front, with headliner Josh Thompson playing at 8:30 p.m. on the main stage. Fireworks will close the day. The music stages are free, except for the Main Stage. Admission is a Fish Day button, which sells for $2 before the festival and $5 at the gate. For more information, visit www.portfishday.com.
The 23rd annual Wisconsin Antique Power Reunion Tractor and Machinery Show will be held from 8 a.m to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 16 and 17, at Pioneer Village. Admission is $5 and free for children ages 12 and younger. Food and beverages will be sold. For information, call 377-4510 or visit www.co.ozaukee.wi.us/ohs.