Community Calendar Aug. 25-31


WDNR Wild Rose State Fish Hatchery open Wednesday through Sunday. Visitor Center hours: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Free guided tours at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays except major summer holidays. Call for groups of 10 or more two weeks ahead: 920-622-3527 Ext. 209, or email


Wild Rose Historical Museum, 479 Main St., Wild Rose hours: Wednesday and Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 1880’s House, one Room School, General Store, Black Smith Shop, Dresses, Lace, Jail, many Horse Drawn Vehicles. 715-575-2007.


The Waushara County Historical Society Museum, 221 S. Saint Marie St., Wautoma, is open Wednesday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Thursday 9 a.m.-Noon. Call 920-787-7584 during open hours.


Wautoma Public Library, 410 W. Main St., Wautoma, 920-787-2988. Hours: Mon.-Wed. & Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Thurs. 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Story time Wed. 10:30 a.m.


Hancock Public Library, 114 S. Main St., Hancock, Hours: Monday Noon-6 p.m., Tuesday closed, Wednesday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Thursday and Friday Noon-6 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Local History Center open Wednesday 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m.-Noon.


Poy Sippi Public Library, 1003 E. Commercial St. 920-987-5737, Hours: Monday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday Noon-7 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m.


Coloma Public Library, 55 Front St., Coloma, 715-228-2530, Hours: Mon. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Wed. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 


Leon-Saxeville Library, N4715 County E in Pine River, 920-987-5110, Hours: Monday 2-7 p.m.; Tuesday 2-7 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Thursday 2-7 p.m.; Friday 2-7 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Website: Collette Ross, Director.


Redgranite Public Library, 135 W. Bannerman Ave., Redgranite, 920-566-0176, Hours: Monday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Wednesday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-Noon. Jean Nelson, Director. 


Plainfield Public Library, 126 South Main Street, Plainfield, 715-335-4523, Hours: Monday Noon-5 p.m., Tuesday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and 7-8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-Noon. Linda Helmrick, Director. For more information visit


Waushara County Food Pantry open Tuesday and Friday 11 a.m.-4 p.m.



7 a.m. Wautoma Kiwanis meeting at Culver’s.

10:30 a.m. Coloma Public Library Story Hour.

2:30 p.m. Agnesian HealthCare Bereavement Services Grief Support Group in the Wautoma Public Library meeting room, 410 W. Main St., Wautoma, 920-907-3940.

7 p.m. Overeaters Anonymous meeting at Shepherd of the Lake, Waupaca.

7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous meeting at St. Mary Magdalene, 233 S. Division St., Waupaca.

7-8 p.m. Survivors Helping Survivors - Have you been affected by suicide? Group meets at Trinity Lutheran Church, 330 Foster Rd., Redgranite. Contact chris 920-229-7439. Non-denominational peer based self-help support group for 18 years and up. No dues.

7 p.m. Adoption Information and Direction meeting at the Community Church, 3870 Jackson Dr., Oshkosh. We are a self-help support group for anyone interested in searching. Birthparents, adoptees and adoptive parents invited. Call 920-236-9416 for more information.

8 p.m. Plainfield Area Jaycees monthly membership meeting at the community center.



9-11 a.m. Selling all you can imagine at the Old Coloma Church, 403 Westfield St., Coloma. Clothing, purses, shoes, many household items available. 

9-11 a.m. Joseph’s Hope Food Pantry at New Life Assembly of God Church in Plainfield. Open to residents of Almond, Bancroft, Hancock, and Plainfield, 612 E. North St./Hwy. 73.

Bingo at the Waushara-Wautoma Senior Community Center, W8220 Cottonville Ave., Wautoma, 920-787-2055.



1 p.m. Redgranite Lions bingo at Redgranite Lions Hall.



10:30 a.m.-1:30 .m. Redgranite Community Blood Drive in the Redgranite Correctional Institution parking lot, 1006 County road EE, Redgranite. Call the Community Blood Center at 800-280-4102. Scheduling an appointment in advance helps to ensure a speedy donation for all.

12 Noon. Just For Today AFG meeting at Hope Lutheran Church, Wautoma.

7-9 p.m. Christ Based Recovery meeting at the Wautoma Public Library. Call Angie at 920-229-0344, Theresa at 920-229-0905 or email



8:30 a.m. Weight Management Group meeting at St. Joseph’s Center, 364 S. Cambridge St. (Hwy. 21), Wautoma. Weigh-in 7:30-8:15 a.m. Call Marilyn 920-622-5024.

11 a.m. Doggers Bar and Lanes Adult Bowling every Tuesday.

11 a.m. Overeaters Anonymous at Hope Lutheran Church, Wautoma.

7-8 p.m. Bahai Fireside, 400 S. Oxford St., Wautoma, 920-787-4741. Informal discussion. No donations accepted.

7 p.m. Leon-Saxeville Library Board meets at the library in Pine River.



10:30 a.m. Hancock Library, 114 S. Main St., Hancock.  Pre-school story time.

10:30 a.m. Preschool Story Hour at the Pine River Library for children ages 2-4.

10:30 a.m. Toddler Story time at Wautoma Public Library. All children ages 2 1/2 to 4 years are welcome. 920-787-2988 for info.

12 Noon. Wautoma Rotary meets for lunch at Christianos, Wautoma.

5 p.m. Drawing Co-op at the Coloma Public Library.

7:30-8:30 p.m. Recovery Road Narcotics Anonymous meets at the Wautoma Library Meeting Room.




6:30 p.m. Coloma Village Board meeting at the Coloma Community Center.

7 p.m. Public hearing will be held by by the Waushara County Planning and Zoning Committee and the Board of Adjustment in the County Board Room, Courthouse, Wautoma.

7:30 p.m. The Town Board for the Town of Crystal Lake will meet in the Town Hall. Agenda will be posted at the Recycling Center, Timbers Supper Club and the Town Hall. Sandra Vaughan, Clerk-Treasurer.



9:30 a.m. Human Services Board meeting at the Courthouse.