Waterloo Easter egg hunt set for Saturday
The Waterloo Parks Department will host an Easter egg hunt Saturday, April 3 at Firemen’s Park. Participants are asked to meet at the park’s pavilion at 10 a.m. for a short introduction of the Easter Bunny and instructions for the hunt. Age groups will be split up into different areas of the park. Attendees are asked to wear masks and abide by social distancing. For more information, contact the parks department at 920-478-3025.
Brat fry fundraiser for Waterloo Prom set for April 3
The Waterloo Prom parent committee will be hosting a brat fry fundraiser at the Waterloo Piggly Wiggly on Saturday, April 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The prices will be $3 for a brat, $2 for a hot dog and $1 for a bottle of water.
Portland residents reminded to license dogs by April 1
All dogs, including house dogs, must be licensed in the Town of Portland by April 1 to avoid a citation by the Dodge County Sheriff’s Department. The fee is $10 for each full male and full female and $5 per neutered male and spayed female. There is a $25 late fee in addition to the license fee if paid after April 1. A current rabies certificate must accompany the license application. Please send license applications and payments to Carleen Benninger, Treasurer, W10284 County Road I, Reeseville, WI 53579. Checks should be made payable to the Township of Portland.
MAHS museum reopening April 11
The Marshall Area Historical Society museum, 128 E. Main St., is set to open for the 2021 season on Sunday, April 11. The museum will be open every Sunday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. until mid October. Visit the museum to learn about the village’s past, donate historical documents and photos, or learn about volunteer opportunities. Notecards with images highlighting iconic Marshall images and books by Greg Peck are available to purchase at the museum.
Waterloo FFA alumni pancake breakfast slated for April 18The Waterloo FFA Alumni is hosting a drive-thru pancake breakfast on Sunday, April 8 at the American Legion building, 9250 Highway 89, from 8-11 a.m. The menu includes scrambled eggs, four pancakes, four sausage links, pack of cheddar cheese curds, a donut and carton of milk. The cost for the meal is $8 in advance and $10 at the gate. There will also be raffle tickets sold at the event.
Food pantry openThe Waterloo/Marshall Food Pantry, 117 E. Madison St. in Waterloo, will continue to be open during its regular hours, 9-10 a.m. on Saturdays, and noon to 1 p.m. and 7-8 p.m. on Wednesdays. For more information, contact Wanda at 920-478-2321 or Sue at 920-478-9679.
Lions offering free Piggly Wiggly grocery delivery
Area residents ages 65 and older and those with immunity-related medical conditions can have their grocery orders from Piggly Wiggly delivered for free by the members of the Marshall Lions Club. Shoppers can place their orders online and in the comments section, enter Marshall Lions to Deliver and a phone number. Call Lion Dennis Riley at 608-235-4453 to coordinate delivery or for more information.
American Legion, Auxiliary collecting troop names and addresses
The Waterloo American Legion and Auxiliary is currently collecting the names and addresses of deployed service members. The organization will use this information to send care packages to those individuals who are serving. Contact Deb Krueger at 920-366-0152 or any American Legion or Auxiliary member with questions or with names and addresses.
Schools continue to offer free lunch, breakfast
The Waterloo and Marshall school districts will continue to offer free meals to students. In Waterloo, those who attend school in-person will not be charged to student accounts; accounts will be charged for second entrees, extra milk, etc. They need to sign up for the meals. Students who attend school virtually and any children ages 0-18 who reside in the district, regardless if they attend the public schools, will be able to pick up meals on Wednesdays from 3:45-5 p.m. in front of the high school. To sign-up for meal distribution contact Laurie Billingsley at 920-478-3633 X4201 or email@example.com, or Anela Garcia at 920-478-3633 X4506 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The procedure for Marshall meal pick-up will continue as done previously with distribution at the elementary school from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays. To place a meal order, visit www.marshallschools.org/foodservice.cfm.
Waterloo School District offers indoor walking
Looking for a safe place to get steps in during the colder months? Walk the warm Waterloo School District indoor track located in the new fieldhouse for a safe, clean, and unobstructed way to help maintain a healthy lifestyle. The program runs through May 7. Indoor walking will be available from 5:30-7:30 a.m., Monday through Friday. For more information contact the pool/fitness center director at 920-478-3511.
Help deliver meals to local seniors
The Karl Junginger Memorial Library is looking for volunteers to help deliver meals to seniors through the Meals on Wheels program in our community. Anyone able to give an hour or two of their time is asked to visit https://tinyurl.com/yyqcmtpt.