Black Earth & Mazomanie

MAZOMANIE

 

The Village of Mazomanie board meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, except in December.  The board meets on the first Tuesday of December.  All other committees meet on demand.

 

The Town board of Mazomanie Township meets on the 2nd Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. in the Town Hall, 711 West Hudson Street.

 

Food Pantry: The “Christians in Action Food Pantry” is held the Second Tuesday 6-7 p.m. and the fourth Saturday of each month throughout the year from 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and the following Tuesday from 6 p.m- 7 p.m. The food pantry is held in the Mazomanie Community Building. The Community Pantry serves clients from the Villages of Black Earth, Cross Plains, Mazomanie and the surrounding Townships.

 

Mazomanie Free Library Hours 

Monday through Thursday:

10 a.m. to noon, 2-7 p.m.

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

The Mazomanie Free Library Board meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the library. The Friends of the Mazomanie Free Library meet the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m., also at the library.

 

The Wildlife Forever ATV Club meets 7 p.m. at Trader’s Bar & Grill, 6174 US 14, Arena, the 2nd Monday of each month. 

 

The Mazomanie Music Conservancy (MMC) holds ‘Another Friday Night in Downtown Mazomanie’ free concerts throughout the year at 6 p.m. at the Mazomanie Community Building.

Future dates will be March 6, April 3, May 1.

 

The Wildlife Forever ATV Club holds meetings the second Monday of every month unless indicated otherwise.  The club is accepting membership applications. Donations are always welcome. All proceeds go to signage for roads and trails. Contact Diane Halverson regarding questions at dianemariehalverson@gmail.com.

 

Tuesday, Feb 25: Energy Action Workshop — Dane County will release its climate action plan, plus a showing of acclaimed documentary “From Paris to Pittsburgh” — stories across the US of recovery, resiliency, and innovation to reduce carbon emissions. Discussion. It will be shown at Wisconsin Heights Middle/High School, Hwy 14. Gather at 6:30, event 7-9 p.m. Free and open to all interested. Please register at www.vermonttownship.com/community/energy First of three related monthly workshops.

 

Arena and other towns and villages in Wisconsin are suffering from a shortage of EMTs. An EMT/fire meeting for all village and township of Arena residents will be held on Saturday, Feb. 29, at 1 p.m. at the fire station. Ideas and suggestions are needed on how to keep and maintain the ambulance service.

 

BLACK EARTH

 

The Village of Black Earth board meets the first week on the month at 6:30 p.m. in the municipal building. Call the village office at (608)767-4901 for specific meeting days and dates.

 

The Town of Black Earth Board usually meets at 6:30 pm on the first Tuesday of each month in the lower level of 1116 Mills Street, Black Earth. Information about scheduled meetings is available on the town website calendar.

 

Coffee with a Cop is held the second Thursday of each month from 9-11a.m. at the Village of Black Earth Municipal Building.

 

Heights Unlimited

Heights Unlimited Community Resource Center offers food, personal essentials and clothing to those in need who reside in the following ZIP codes: 53503, 53515, 53517, 53528, 53560. Distribution is on Tues 4-6:30pm, Wed 9-10am, and second Sat 10-11:30am. Located at 1529 State St. (Hwy 14), Suite B, Black Earth. Contact info: 608-767-3663 or email info@HeightsUnlimited.net. Interested in volunteering? For information, call 608-795-2353 or email joyceevers@centurylink.net or ritajane622@gmail.com.

 

Black Earth Historical Society meetings

The Black Earth Historical ­Society meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the basement of the former Congregational Church at 1022 Blue Mounds Street.

 

Black Earth Secular meditation group

The Black Earth Secular meditation group meets Thursday nights at 5:30 in the children’s museum.  This is a free opportunity to receive instruction and practice with others for an hour.  No prior experience needed.  We will meet on Thursdays until May 21st.  If you would like more information call Tom Loomis at 334-4532 or Michael Smith at 767-3955.  Come join us to practice calmness and experience more clarity.

 

Black Earth Public Library Hours

Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Cabin Fever Reliever at the Vermont Church Gathering Place will be held at 7 p.m.  Sunday, February 23, 2020. Travel guides Gary and Gaila Olsen take you on a visit to the historic, populous, high-energy, high-tech countries of Taiwan, Japan, and Malaysia. Ride the bullet train to Taipei, roam the fishing villages of Penghu and tour the temples and hot springs of Japan.

 

Tuesday, Feb 25: Energy Action Workshop, at Wisconsin Heights Middle/High School, Hwy 14. Gather at 6:30 p.m., event 7-9 p.m. Free. Open to all interested. Please register at www.vermonttownship.com/community/energy First of three related monthly workshops.

Dane County will release its climate action plan. In addition, there will be a showing of the documentary “From Paris to Pittsburgh” — stories from across the US of recovery, resiliency, and innovation to reduce carbon emissions. There will also be a discussion.