Aug. 1: Clear the Creek
Please join volunteers in helping remove a log jam on Six Mile Creek just east of the Division Street bridge (and a couple other spots if there are enough volunteers). We will begin working at 9 a.m. and continue until the work is done. Park on Division Street and walk along the south side of the storage units by the bridge to find us. If you have a chain saw, please bring one. Gloves and clothing/shoes that can get wet are recommended. For information, please call Sam Kaufmann at (608) 444-6076 and leave a message.
Aug. 1: Waun-A-Cure
Relay for Life “Waun-A-Cure” has joined the Wisconsin Statewide Relay for Life and is virtual this year on Aug. 1. The mission of the American Cancer Society remains the same: support lifesaving research, patient services & education. To join, register today at RelayForLife.org/waunakeewi or to donate, scroll down to find my name or send check to Relay For Life, 121 Fairbrook Drive, Waunakee and help spread hope to those currently facing cancer. Like the American Cancer Society- Wisconsin Facebook page so you can join the 2020 virtual Relay. Now, more than ever, cancer patients need your support. Help us continue the fight against cancer — Cancer hasn’t stopped, so neither can we!
The day-of schedule is now set: 9 a.m.: Purple Pride Hour; 11 a.m.: Favorite Relay Memory Hour; 2 p.m.: Statewide Opening Ceremony; 4 p.m.: Survivor Recognition; 6 p.m.: Fundraising Update & ACS Researcher; 8:30 p.m.: Luminaria Ceremony Video; 9:30 p.m.: Fight Back Lap. For more information, contact, Diane Anderson at (608) 212-8886
Aug. 5: Waunakee Farmers Market
The Waunakee Farmers Market will be open from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, and Wednesdays through October at the Waun-A-Bowl/Rocky Rococo parking lot.
Aug. 7: Red Cross Blood Drive
The Waunakee Ecumenical Board will sponsor a Red Cross Blood Drive Aug. 7 at First Presbyterian Church from noon-5 p.m. Appointments are preferred. Call (800) 733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org.