Village aims to add a little personality to new pavilion

Written Word project gives residents a chance to contribute to shelter at Grady Park
Ozaukee Press Staff

The Village of Saukville is seeking submissions for a Written Word project that will imprint inspirational messages on concrete slabs around the new Grady Park pavilion.

The messages can include original written comments, short stories, inspirational sayings or poems. 

“I want to offer members of our community a way to be part of the renovations at Grady Park,” Village President Barb Dickmann said. “It will make Grady Park feel more personable and resident owned.”

All residents of the Village of Saukville and students from Saukville Elementary and Ozaukee Christian schools are eligible to submit their original written works.

They must fit within a 10 lines of 35 characters per line including spaces or 225 characters overall including spaces.

The concrete slabs are expected to be installed in front of the park’s concessions stand near the pavilion in July.

The words must be appropriate for the general public and entries will be judged on originality and uplifting thoughts that are family friendly.

Dickmann is also seeking sponsors for two picnic tables in the park that cost about $2,500 each. 

People interested in submitting their written words or sponsoring a picnic table are asked to email Dickmann at For more information, call Dickmann at 284-9423 ext. 1219.




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