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Thursdays on First and Third

General Events Thursdays on first & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Thursdays on first & 3rd begins on June 5th and runs until August 28th. Thursdays on first & 3rd is an event that unites the Rochester community and provides a free option to simply enjoy life, feel a sense of place, and interact with others! Sit back and relax with friends and family as live dance and performing arts are featured from 11:30-12:30PM. Stick around for the Music Festival performances at 5:00PM and 7:00PM on two stages! If you feel like getting your hands dirty, be sure to head to Historic 3rd Street for Arts & Culture LIVE! This area will feature different interactive art options each week! Thursday, August 21, 2014, 11:00 AM – 8:30 PM. Peace Plaza 1st St and 1st Ave SW Rochester, MN 55902. For more info visit downtownrochestermn.com.

Veterans Benefits Expo

General Events Services and Resources Available at the Veterans Benefits Expo Include: Determine Eligibility to Apply for State, Local and Federal Benefits Connect with Local Employment Representatives Navigate Educational Opportunities Submit Military Records Requests and Discharge Reviews Learn about Wisconsin Veterans Homes and Cemeteries Meet your County Veteran Service Office Staff Engage with the Federal VA Regional Office ..and Many More Local, State and Federal Resources! Attend a FREE workshop presented by the Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI) on the Federal VA’s Verification program for Veterans and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses. These workshops will also cover the State of Wisconsin’s Program and how both of these programs can assist with access into both the Federal and State markets. Price - Low: 0. Price - High: 0. Ticket Web Link: https://applications.dva.wisconsin.gov/eventregistration. Contact: Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs. Thursday, August 21, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Logistics Health, Inc. Cargill Room 328 S Front Street La Crosse, WI. For more info visit www.wisvets.com.

Taste of the Garden

General Events Join us for a relaxing evening and fundraiser for The Hunger Task Force! The night will include local wine, beer, and cheese tastings paired with garden inspired appetizers. There will also be garden tours, a silent auction, artisan vendors, and live entertainment by The Journeymen! The cost is $25 per person. Local Wine and Beer from: Pearl Street Brewery, Wines of Sonoma County, Lost Island Wines, Elmaro Vineyards, and Vernon Vineyards Garden Inspired Appetizers from: Pogreba Restaurant, Black Tie Catering, Java Vino, Dublin Square, and cheese from Nordic Creamery. Thursday, August 21, 2014, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Kane Street Community Garden 801 Kane Street La Crosse, WI 54603.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, August 21, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-Profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 montly local chapter dues Visit our Website TOPS.ORG for more information. Friday, August 22, 2014, 9:15 AM – 10:25 AM. Sparta Methodist Church 210 N. Court St. -Use K St entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Cameron Park Farmers Market

General Events Cameron Park Farmers Market opens on May 2nd, 2014 and runs every Friday from May - October from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm or dark, which ever is earlier. In addition to local produce, market goers will find locally produced meats, baked goods, dairy, canned goods, crafts, jewelry and more! Live music every market day and other events, too. Friday, August 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th St and 5th Ave.

LEON GATORFEST XIII

General Events Laundry basket softball tournament (F,S,S) Craft Show (Sat & Sun) 5k Walk/Run (Sat) Classic tractor show/parade (Sun) Kids games including Tractor Pull (Sun) STAND STILL PARADE (Sun.@noon) Volleyball tournament (Sun) Chicken Q (Sat) Live Music Plenty of food..... Friday, August 22, 2014, 5:00 PM. 4 miles south of Sparta on Hwy 27.

Aloha Bike Tour

General Events 3 routes to choose from in scenic Vernon County in SW, WI: 12-30-54 miles. All are well-supported with excellent rest stops, sag wagon, and a great lunch afterward. Free event T with pre-registration. Register by Aug. 9 to save: $25 single, $50 family. On-line registration at www.zapevent.com or print out form from www.alohabiketour.com. Find us on Facebook for updates. Rain or shine, no refunds. Price - Low: $30. Price - High: $60. Age Range: All Ages. Contact: 608-632-2871. Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Viroqua High School/Bigley Pool 100 Blackhawk Drive Viroqua, WI 54665.

Norskedalen Uff Da Open: Nelson-Olson Memorial Golf Outing

Athletic Events Norskedalen Uff Da Open Best Ball Tournament Shotgun Start at 10am $30 per person includes 9 holes with a cart Lunch to be served following golf, location to be determined 4 persons per team registration start at 9am Prizes awarded to winning teams and hole competitions during lunch (must be present to win) To sign up your team Call Norskedalen (608) 452-3424. Category: Golf. Gender: Coed. Ticket Phone: 608-452-3424. Contact: Nicole Loeffelholz. Saturday, August 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Snowflake Golf Course, Westby WI 54667.

Revved Up for Autism Motorcycle Ride

General Events Grab your motorcycle or car and join us for a great event! Revved Up for Autism is a motorcycle ride through the Coulee Region that raises awareness for Autism Spectrum Disorders. As of 3/27/14 the CDC stats show 1 in 68 children willl be diagnosed with Autism. 1 in 42 will be boys. The average cost for a family of a child with Autism is $60,000 a year in additional expenses annually. The La Crosse Area Autism Foundation will take all proceeds and help those families that need it. Please come out and enjoy the ride. $25 registration include a shirt and entry to the party after the event. Price - Low: 25. Price - High: 30. Age Range: Adults. Gender: Coed. Ticket Phone: 6086180523. Ticket Web Link: www.laxautism.org. Contact: Adam Weissenberger. Saturday, August 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The Coulee Region.

30th Annual Apple Annie Cabaret & Contest

General Events 6:00 PM – Doors Open 6:30 PM – Curtain Raiser 7:00 PM – Apple Annie Cabaret & Contest Cabaret Tickets: $10 Cabaret ticket include appetizers, the cabaret, and contest Tickets are available, starting August 1st, at: Merchants Bank – La Crescent Quillin’s – La Crescent American Legion Post 595 – La Crescent There will be a limited number of tickets available at the door. APPLEFEST BUTTON REQUIRED* *Ticket price does not include a button. Buttons may be purchased at most La Crescent businesses or at the door on the night of the Cabaret. To complete for the title of Apple Annie 2014, you must be at least 26 years of age and able to sing and entertain. Price - Low: 10.00. Price - High: 10.00. Contact: Sarah Dohnalik. Saturday, August 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. American Legion Post 595 La Crescent, MN.

Riverside Park Farmers' Market

General Events Come to enjoy the community atmosphere and support local farmers and artisans at the Riverside Park Farmers Market! Saturday, August 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – Sunday, August 24, 2014, 12:00 AM. Riverside Park - along Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

HAPPY TOGETHER TOUR CONCERT

General Events All ticket holders get $10 Rewards Play. Must be 21 years or older to attend. Price - Low: $40. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 800-657-4621 ext 4060. Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. HO-CHUNK GAMING BLACK RIVER FALLS 44°19'44.3"N 90°46'05.2"W 44.328961, -90.768119. For more info visit www.hochunkgaming.com.

Movies on the Plaza

General Events Join us on the Peace Plaza EVERY Saturday night during the warm season for Movies on the Plaza. Each Saturday we will be featuring a different family movie. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket. Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Peace Plaza 1st St and 1st Ave SW Rochester, MN 55902. For more info visit downtownrochestermn.com.

Concert in the Park (Grumpy Old Men)

General Events This is a FREE event that is open to anyone! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic dinners! Featured Band: Grumpy Old Men, Swing Band. Age Range: All Ages. Sunday, August 24, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Halfway Creek Bandshell 300 W. Roberts St. Holmen, WI 54636. For more info visit www.holmenwi.com.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership & $2.00-5.00 monthly chapter dues. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, August 25, 2014, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Sill St.-Nelson Room La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group. $28.00 yearly membership Monthly chapter dues between $2.00-$5.00 Visit website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, August 25, 2014, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Sparta United Methodist Church 210 N Court St. Use K St Entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Chapter dues Visit website TOPS.ORG for more information. Monday, August 25, 2014, 5:10 PM – 6:30 PM. St.Patrick's Catholic Church 1031 Main St. -Lower Level Onalaska, WI.

ClogJam Intermediate Lessons

General Events Continue ClogJam Clogging for cloggers that have a knowledge of basic steps. New teaches and music. Fun group and great exercise. Price - Low: $5.00. Age Range: All Ages. Contact: Tracy Mullaney. Monday, August 25, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. 400 Main Street Doerflinger Building (4th & Main) La Crosse, WI 54601.

ClogJam Beginner Lessons

General Events If you love to dance come try ClogJam Clogging 12 week summer session. A variety of music will be used (pop, Irish, country, bluegrass) for this great exercised dance program. Price - Low: $5. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608 792-0064. Ticket Web Link: www.clogjam.com. Contact: Tracy Mullaney. Monday, August 25, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Doerflinger Building 400 Main St (4th & Main St) La Crosse, WI 54601.

BIG KIDS (5-7yrs) Music Together Demo Class

General Events MUSIC TOGETHER BIG KIDS™: 5-7 Years Space is limited, reservations required Please call, email or visit our website's registration page to reserve your seat today. This one hour BIG KIDS class blends elements of the Music Together curriculum that you and your children love with new musical activities, skills and challenges perfect for your 5- to 7-year-old. Join us and learn more about the changing musical needs of your growing child. • Tonal AND rhythmic solfège (Tonal: Major and Minor Keys) • Solo and ensemble singing • Instrument play, focusing on drumming and rhythmic development • Harmony singing and vocal development • Safe, age-appropriate, encouraging environment, laying the groundwork for successful formal training • Wonderful accompaniment to private music lessons: allows a child to express himself in his voice and body when he is not yet able to do so on his instrument • Leadership and conducting skills • Improvisation and storytelling songs (supports creative thinki… Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The Pump House 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601.

Caledonia Farmer's Market

General Events Caledonia Farmer’s Market Tuesdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. City Gazebo Park (Site may change..watch for the signs) Mmmm! Baked goods, crafts, wooden pumpkins, mushrooms, May have some Tomatoes! Sweet corn, kale, green beans, broccoli, cauliflower, cukes, Spinach, bell peppers. Also lots of canned items .... (Dill pickles, Bread & Butter pickles, pickled beets).... and by popular demand - more dried favored zucchini chips. Stop by to look, to buy, or say Hello! Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Gazebo Park.

Testing Tuesday Walk-In STD Clinic

General Events Get Tested Get Condoms Why? Because... STDs often have no symptoms 1 in 2 sexually active young people will get an STD by the age of 25 MOST STDs are curable ALL are treatable Tests available: Chlamydia and Gonorrhea (urine sample) & FREE HIV (oral swab compliments of ARCW) Refreshments and Food Provided! PROTECT YOURSELF! Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. 1201 Caledonia Street La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 monthly local chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. St. Joseph Ridge School W2621 State Road 33 La Crosse, Wi.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Group $28.00 Yearly Membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Local chapter dues. Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM. Wesley United Methodist Church 721 King St- Use 8th St Entrance-Library La Crosse, WI.

DIY Floral Design

General Events DESIGN OF THE WEEK: LIME MARGARITA COST: $28 Join us each Wednesday for our DIY Floral Design and Arrangement workshops! Each week we will focus on creativity, color palette development and unique season designs. Each participant will go home with their floral design arrangements. Elmaro wine and Sweet Therapy Chocolates available for purchase during the workshop. Seats our limited! Appetizers provided! Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-783-2140. Ticket Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/DIYDesignLAX. Contact: Flowers By Guenthers. Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Flowers ByGuenthers 310 Sandlake Road Onalaska, WI 54650. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Thursdays on First and Third

General Events Thursdays on first & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Thursdays on first & 3rd begins on June 5th and runs until August 28th. Thursdays on first & 3rd is an event that unites the Rochester community and provides a free option to simply enjoy life, feel a sense of place, and interact with others! Sit back and relax with friends and family as live dance and performing arts are featured from 11:30-12:30PM. Stick around for the Music Festival performances at 5:00PM and 7:00PM on two stages! If you feel like getting your hands dirty, be sure to head to Historic 3rd Street for Arts & Culture LIVE! This area will feature different interactive art options each week! Thursday, August 28, 2014, 11:00 AM – 8:30 PM. Peace Plaza 1st St and 1st Ave SW Rochester, MN 55902. For more info visit downtownrochestermn.com.

Moon Tunes Woodstock Tribute

General Events Moon Tunes is a Community Service Project of the La Crosse Valley View Rotary. Concerts are most Thursdays in June, July, and August. On the 28th we have a 45th Anniversary Woodstock Tribute as this season finale. Rotary does ask for a good will donation with the funds going to the city to help with the Riverside Park renovation. Contact: Terry Bauer. Thursday, August 28, 2014, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Riverside Park.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, August 28, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.

SBFD LABOR DAY WEKEND FUNDRAISER

General Events STODDARD BERGEN FIRE DEPARTMENT LABOR DAY WEEKEND FUNDRAISER The Stoddard Bergen Fire Department will host it's 55th Annual Labor Day Weekend Fundraiser. Event will include Men's, Women's, & Old-Timer's softball tournament (all weekend), Music (All 3 nights), Sheriff's Dept K-9 Demo, kid's inflatables, Train rides, Chicken-Que (Sunday), Fire Safety & Equipment displays, Child Safety Seat Info Booth, 24 Team Cornhole Tourney *NEW* (Saturday), Family Movie night (Outdoor projection Sat & Sun night), and food and refreshments all weekend. This is a family-friendly event. Please come and enjoy yourself. Remember-Ultimately this cause benefits you. For more information: Phone: 608-457-2118 Email: sbfd@mwt.net. Friday, August 29, 2014 – Sunday, August 31, 2014. Stoddard Village Park.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-Profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 montly local chapter dues Visit our Website TOPS.ORG for more information. Friday, August 29, 2014, 9:15 AM – 10:25 AM. Sparta Methodist Church 210 N. Court St. -Use K St entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Cameron Park Farmers Market

General Events Cameron Park Farmers Market opens on May 2nd, 2014 and runs every Friday from May - October from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm or dark, which ever is earlier. In addition to local produce, market goers will find locally produced meats, baked goods, dairy, canned goods, crafts, jewelry and more! Live music every market day and other events, too. Friday, August 29, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th St and 5th Ave.

Hokah Fire Department Fallfest 2014

General Events Hokah Fire Dept. Fallfest 2014 August 29-30, 2014 Hokah Legion Ballpark Kickball Tournament August 29th starting at 6pm, August 30th starting at 8am. Saturday August 30th Co-Ed Cornhole(Beanbag) Tournament-Registration at 1:30 and Bags Fly at 2:00pm. Live Music By SHIP OF FOOLS-Saturday August 30th 9pm-1am. Price - High: 5.00. Contact: Kevin Walther. Friday, August 29, 2014, 6:00 PM. Hokah Legion Ballpark 150 1st Street Hokah, MN 55941.

Shel

General Events These four sisters layer the traditional styles of folk with vaudeville, renaissance fairs, and steam-punk esthetic to create a unique sound combination of violin, mandolin, piano, and percussion along with their beautifully harmonized vocals. Tickets for Pump House members are $18 in advance, $21 day of show. Tickets for the general public are $21 in advance, $18 day of show. Price - Low: 18. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Friday, August 29, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Rickey Larson Memorial 100 & 2 Man Shoot

General Events Join Us! Sign up from 9a.m -2 p.m. 100-16 yard targets, $30 Targets with Lewis, $10.00-25’s; Ties divide, $100 straight; ties divide-Money donated by Renegades Trap Team, Cash Payout, Chicken Q, Raffles on Guns, Leather Shooting Bag, and More!! Special Event-Flurry Shoot!! Bruce Mahoney Trophy-$50; ties divided. Free, must be 62 or older for this. Contact Gary Larson 608-385-5601 for questions & more information. See our website at www.gunslicktrapclub.com. Saturday, August 30, 2014, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. : Gunslick Trap Club 96767 Briggs Road Holmen WI 54636.

No One Fights Alone - Wanda Neuman Cancer benefit

General Events door prizes, raffles, food and drinks. Come help support Wanda in her fight against Lung Cancer. Go to our facebook page, No One Fights Alone. Price - Low: $0. Contact: 608-385-7779. Saturday, August 30, 2014, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM. All Star Lanes. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Hokah Fire Department Fallfest 2014

General Events Hokah Fire Dept. Fallfest 2014 August 29-30, 2014 Hokah Legion Ballpark Kickball Tournament August 29th starting at 6pm, August 30th starting at 8am. Saturday August 30th Co-Ed Cornhole(Beanbag) Tournament-Registration at 1:30 and Bags Fly at 2:00pm. Live Music By SHIP OF FOOLS-Saturday August 30th 9pm-1am. Price - High: 5.00. Contact: Kevin Walther. Saturday, August 30, 2014, 6:00 PM. Hokah Legion Ballpark 150 1st Street Hokah, MN 55941.

Riverside Park Farmers' Market

General Events Come to enjoy the community atmosphere and support local farmers and artisans at the Riverside Park Farmers Market! Saturday, August 30, 2014, 7:00 PM – Sunday, August 31, 2014, 12:00 AM. Riverside Park - along Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

Alma Music & Arts Festival

General Events Free Event. Live Music, Food, Artists, Kids Games, Live Eagle. Price - Low: 0. Contact: almafestivals@yahoo.com. Sunday, August 31, 2014, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. At The Beach Alma WI.

Concert in the Park (String Ties)

General Events This is a FREE event that is open to anyone! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic dinners! Featured Band: String Ties, Acoustic/Bluegrass. Age Range: All Ages. Sunday, August 31, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Halfway Creek Bandshell 300 W. Roberts St. Holmen, WI 54636. For more info visit www.holmenwi.com.

Labor Day Pancake Breakfast

General Events Labor Day Pancake Breakfast : includes, pancakes sausages, applesauce, coffee, orange juice and milk. Freewill donation. 608-648-2644 for carryout. Plus Bake Sale. Monday, September 1, 2014, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM. New Hope United Methodist Church E2290 St. Hwy 82 Red Mound WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership & $2.00-5.00 monthly chapter dues. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 1, 2014, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Sill St.-Nelson Room La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group. $28.00 yearly membership Monthly chapter dues between $2.00-$5.00 Visit website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 1, 2014, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Sparta United Methodist Church 210 N Court St. Use K St Entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Chapter dues Visit website TOPS.ORG for more information. Monday, September 1, 2014, 5:10 PM – 6:30 PM. St.Patrick's Catholic Church 1031 Main St. -Lower Level Onalaska, WI.

ClogJam Intermediate Lessons

General Events Continue ClogJam Clogging for cloggers that have a knowledge of basic steps. New teaches and music. Fun group and great exercise. Price - Low: $5.00. Age Range: All Ages. Contact: Tracy Mullaney. Monday, September 1, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. 400 Main Street Doerflinger Building (4th & Main) La Crosse, WI 54601.

ClogJam Beginner Lessons

General Events If you love to dance come try ClogJam Clogging 12 week summer session. A variety of music will be used (pop, Irish, country, bluegrass) for this great exercised dance program. Price - Low: $5. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608 792-0064. Ticket Web Link: www.clogjam.com. Contact: Tracy Mullaney. Monday, September 1, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Doerflinger Building 400 Main St (4th & Main St) La Crosse, WI 54601.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Monday, September 1, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Open Enrollment Clara Fields Multicultural Literacy Program

General Events CFMLP creates prolific readers of pre-k children before starting kindergarten! Ages 3 1/2 to 5 years old. First session: 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday - Friday. Second session: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday. Age Range: Children. Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM. 2519 South Avenue La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit aaman.us.

Caledonia Farmer's Market

General Events Caledonia Farmer’s Market Tuesdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. City Gazebo Park (Site may change..watch for the signs) Mmmm! Baked goods, crafts, wooden pumpkins, mushrooms, May have some Tomatoes! Sweet corn, kale, green beans, broccoli, cauliflower, cukes, Spinach, bell peppers. Also lots of canned items .... (Dill pickles, Bread & Butter pickles, pickled beets).... and by popular demand - more dried favored zucchini chips. Stop by to look, to buy, or say Hello! Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Gazebo Park.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 monthly local chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. St. Joseph Ridge School W2621 State Road 33 La Crosse, Wi.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Group $28.00 Yearly Membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Local chapter dues. Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM. Wesley United Methodist Church 721 King St- Use 8th St Entrance-Library La Crosse, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, September 4, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Thursday, September 4, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Thursday, September 4, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-Profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 montly local chapter dues Visit our Website TOPS.ORG for more information. Friday, September 5, 2014, 9:15 AM – 10:25 AM. Sparta Methodist Church 210 N. Court St. -Use K St entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Thrivent Financial Open House

General Events Thrivent Financial Representatives: Jay Podella, Shanon Torgerud and Mike Hutson invite you to stop in to visit our new office space and enjoy refreshments and light hors d'oeuvres. This is a great opportunity to say hello and to learn more about what makes Thrivent unique and how we impact communities and the lives of our members. As an example of outreach to our community, we will be assembling health kits to be distributed to organizations in the La Crosse area. This is just one of the many ways that Thrivent makes an impact in communities through our Action Team program. Price - Low: $0. Friday, September 5, 2014, 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 3819 Mormon Coulee Road La Crosse, WI 54601.

Cameron Park Farmers Market

General Events Cameron Park Farmers Market opens on May 2nd, 2014 and runs every Friday from May - October from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm or dark, which ever is earlier. In addition to local produce, market goers will find locally produced meats, baked goods, dairy, canned goods, crafts, jewelry and more! Live music every market day and other events, too. Friday, September 5, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th St and 5th Ave.

La Crosse Storytelling Festival

General Events Tickets available at the event. Family prices and weekend passes available. Price - Low: $5. Price - High: $8. Friday, September 5, 2014, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Myrick Park, La Crosse.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Friday, September 5, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Friday, September 5, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Friday, September 5, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

"The Hidden Truth?" Documentary Film

General Events Come see the Grand Premier of "The Hidden Truth?". A locally produced documentary of a New investigation into the drowning deaths of 10 young college men in La Crosse, WI. Question and Answer segment after with Producers/Investigators. 4 SHOWS (11am, 2pm, 5pm, 8pm) ONE DAY ONLY! Doors open ONE hour before each show. General Admission=$8.00 per person. *A portion of the proceeds will be donated to local community organizations*. Saturday, September 6, 2014. Onalaska Omni Center 255 Riders Club Road, Onalaska, WI.

Interstate Flyers RC Airplane Fun Fly

General Events -Remote Control Airplane Air Show -Free Family Entertainment Open to Everyone -Expecting a Special Visit from the Mayor of Tomah Mrs. Shannon Dough -Expecting a group of patients from Tomah Veteran's Hospital to be in attendance -Food and Drinks available onsite -Bleacher Seating (limited) -UAV Quad Copter Demonstration. Contact: Rick Eagan. Saturday, September 6, 2014. Tomah Airport, Tomah, WI.

Music Together Demonstration Class

General Events Music Together® at Bebop & Bundles offers a free demonstration of our mixed-age family class for children newborn to age five and the grown-ups who love them! Your family will sing, move, dance, chant, and play musical instruments for 45-minutes of pure fun! The class provides a variety of adult-child activities that are research based and offer new, fun ways to play musically at home. Parents, grandparents, or nanny--individually or together--may accompany the children and the whole family is welcome for this important family music experience. Join us and learn why so many coulee region families LOVE Music Together! Space is limilted, reservation is required. Please visit our website to learn more about our Music Together curriculum, upcoming schedule, and registration information. Upcoming 10-week Fall Session: September 15-November 22, 2014 Classes in La Crosse, Onalaska and Winona Families enrolled in one of our sessions receive a Music Together Growth Chart--a music development guide; n… Saturday, September 6, 2014, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. The Pump House 119 King Street La Crosse, WI 54601.

Sugar Creek Bible Camp Auction

General Events auction items of all kinds 100 quilts, antiques, autographed Green Bay Packer Football, glassware, furniture, Gift Baskets, dinner theater tickets and many other items. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. located 45 miles south of La Crosse Hwy 35 to County C outside of Ferryville, Wi.

La Crosse Storytelling Festival

General Events This is a fabulous family event! Activities include music, crafts, pig roast,bookstore, juggling, and of course STORIES! Saturday afternoon stories are appropriate for all ages; Friday and Saturday evening stories are appropriate for adults. Storytellers and musicians include: Andy Offit Irwin, Sadarri, Hans Mayer, Kenny Salwey, and Celia. Also juggler Doug Davis. Family and weekend pricing available. Price - Low: $5. Price - High: $8. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Myrick Park, La Crosse.

Meatball & Lefse Supper

General Events Dining is in the church lower level. Drive thru and carryout area will be available for those not wishing to dine in. Cost is $9.00. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Bethel Lutheran Church 1931 Loomis St. Lacrosse, WI.

Java Jam

General Events Saturday, September 6, 2014, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Coulee Council on Addictions 921 West Avenue S La Crosse, WI 54601.

Riverside Park Farmers' Market

General Events Come to enjoy the community atmosphere and support local farmers and artisans at the Riverside Park Farmers Market! Saturday, September 6, 2014, 7:00 PM – Sunday, September 7, 2014, 12:00 AM. Riverside Park - along Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Sirens of the 60's

General Events Sept 6th 7:30pm Pizza party at Encore prior to show 5-7 pm Pizza and pop $5.00 Beer additional $2.00. Price - Low: $22.00. Ticket Phone: 608-606-2340. Ticket Web Link: www.historictempletheatre.com. Saturday, September 6, 2014, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Viroqua Temple Theatre.

St. Joseph Ridge Parish Picnic

General Events $8.00 Charcoal chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, roll. Kids games, cash and basket raffles, softball tournament and beverages. Please join us! Sunday, September 7, 2014, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. St. Joseph Ridge Lion's Park.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Sunday, September 7, 2014, 2:00 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Picnic in the Park

General Events Musical Performances by: Coulee Region Steel Band Followed by Onalaska High School Express & Hilltopper Show Choir and Show Band Picnic Meals consisting of a Sloppy Joe, Mac & Cheese, Chips, Cookie & Drink will be sold for $5.00. Meal items may be purchased separately. Proceeds go back to the Performers. Don’t forget your Lawn Chairs & Blankets! Sunday, September 7, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Onalaska OmniCenter.

Concert in the Park (Apple Annie's)

General Events This is a FREE event that is open to anyone! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic dinners! Featured Band: Apple Annie's, Women's Vocal Group. Age Range: All Ages. Sunday, September 7, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Halfway Creek Bandshell 300 W. Roberts St. Holmen, WI 54636. For more info visit www.holmenwi.com.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Sunday, September 7, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership & $2.00-5.00 monthly chapter dues. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 8, 2014, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Sill St.-Nelson Room La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group. $28.00 yearly membership Monthly chapter dues between $2.00-$5.00 Visit website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 8, 2014, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Sparta United Methodist Church 210 N Court St. Use K St Entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Chapter dues Visit website TOPS.ORG for more information. Monday, September 8, 2014, 5:10 PM – 6:30 PM. St.Patrick's Catholic Church 1031 Main St. -Lower Level Onalaska, WI.

ClogJam Intermediate Lessons

General Events Continue ClogJam Clogging for cloggers that have a knowledge of basic steps. New teaches and music. Fun group and great exercise. Price - Low: $5.00. Age Range: All Ages. Contact: Tracy Mullaney. Monday, September 8, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. 400 Main Street Doerflinger Building (4th & Main) La Crosse, WI 54601.

ClogJam Beginner Lessons

General Events If you love to dance come try ClogJam Clogging 12 week summer session. A variety of music will be used (pop, Irish, country, bluegrass) for this great exercised dance program. Price - Low: $5. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608 792-0064. Ticket Web Link: www.clogjam.com. Contact: Tracy Mullaney. Monday, September 8, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Doerflinger Building 400 Main St (4th & Main St) La Crosse, WI 54601.

NAMI Family Support Group

General Events A support group for family members and care givers who have loved ones living with mental illness. Contact: NAMI of LaCrosse County. Monday, September 8, 2014, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. South Side Neighborhood Center 1300 6th Street LaCrosse, Wisconsin.

Informational Orientation

General Events The Coulee Region Literacy Council is a volunteer organization that offers free one-on-one tutoring to area adults who need help with reading, classroom subjects at WTC, or a conversation partner. Join us to find out how you can become a tutor. Presenter: Coulee Region Literacy Council. Monday, September 8, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Western Technical College Academic Resource Center, Rm. 122 7th & Badger Streets La Crosse, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Monday, September 8, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Caledonia Farmer's Market

General Events Caledonia Farmer’s Market Tuesdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. City Gazebo Park (Site may change..watch for the signs) Mmmm! Baked goods, crafts, wooden pumpkins, mushrooms, May have some Tomatoes! Sweet corn, kale, green beans, broccoli, cauliflower, cukes, Spinach, bell peppers. Also lots of canned items .... (Dill pickles, Bread & Butter pickles, pickled beets).... and by popular demand - more dried favored zucchini chips. Stop by to look, to buy, or say Hello! Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Gazebo Park.

Suicide Awareness Event

General Events RAISING AWARENESS AND HOPE IN THE COMMUNITY Increase your understanding of suicide, its prevalence and the risk factors for specific populations, and acquire tools for prevention, assessment and intervention.Who Should Attend: Psychologists Social workers and counselors Teachers School guidance counselors Clergy and pastoral care Law enforcement officials Nurses Paramedics Medical assistants Youth leaders Student service personnel Interested/affected community members. Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Riverside Park, La Crosse, Wis. For more info visit www.uwlax.edu.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Celebrate!

General Events Featuring the work of La Crosse County 4-H students, this exhibit is an example of the powerful way in which art enriches our youth and connects our community. Price - Low: 0.00. Price - High: 0.00. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Wednesday, September 10, 2014 – Saturday, October 18, 2014. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Suicide Prevention Summit

General Events RAISING AWARENESS AND HOPE IN THE COMMUNITY Increase your understanding of suicide, its prevalence and the risk factors for specific populations, and acquire tools for prevention, assessment and intervention. Who Should Attend: Psychologists Social workers and counselors Teachers School guidance counselors Clergy and pastoral care Law enforcement officials Nurses Paramedics Medical assistants Youth leaders Student service personnel Interested/affected community members. Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. La Crosse Center | South Hall | 300 Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.uwlax.edu.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 monthly local chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. St. Joseph Ridge School W2621 State Road 33 La Crosse, Wi.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Group $28.00 Yearly Membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Local chapter dues. Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM. Wesley United Methodist Church 721 King St- Use 8th St Entrance-Library La Crosse, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Singing the Psalms: God's Inspired Gift

General Events Come prepared to sing, to pray, and to be deeply moved by the power and beauty of the Psalms with James Marchionda, OP and Amy Taylor, FSPA. This retreat is open to those who want to learn more about singing and sharing songs with others. It is a great way for parish musicians, choir members and choir directors to deepen their spirituality as they regularly lead others in worship using these timeless and uplifting Psalms in their congregations. Visit our website for more details. Thursday, September 11, 2014, 9:00 AM. 920 Market Street La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.fscenter.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, September 11, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Thursday, September 11, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Thursday, September 11, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Thursday, September 11, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Singing the Psalms: God's Inspired Gift

General Events Come prepared to sing, to pray, and to be deeply moved by the power and beauty of the Psalms with James Marchionda, OP and Amy Taylor, FSPA. This retreat is open to those who want to learn more about singing and sharing songs with others. It is a great way for parish musicians, choir members and choir directors to deepen their spirituality as they regularly lead others in worship using these timeless and uplifting Psalms in their congregations. Visit our website for more details. Friday, September 12, 2014, 9:00 AM. 920 Market Street La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.fscenter.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-Profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 montly local chapter dues Visit our Website TOPS.ORG for more information. Friday, September 12, 2014, 9:15 AM – 10:25 AM. Sparta Methodist Church 210 N. Court St. -Use K St entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Cameron Park Farmers Market

General Events Cameron Park Farmers Market opens on May 2nd, 2014 and runs every Friday from May - October from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm or dark, which ever is earlier. In addition to local produce, market goers will find locally produced meats, baked goods, dairy, canned goods, crafts, jewelry and more! Live music every market day and other events, too. Friday, September 12, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th St and 5th Ave.

Features Fest VIII

General Events Every year, Features Fest brings the best up-in-coming country stars right here to Features in West Salem. This year is no exception, with National Recording Artists like Blackjack Billy, Jacob Martin Band, and Walker McGuire. Whether you enjoy good music or just a good party, Features Fest has what you're looking for! Check out our full line-up below, and order your tickets today. Check out our 2014 line-up: Headliner - Blackjack Billy *Hit Single "The Booze Cruise"* Jacob Martin Band Walker McGuire Ticket Pricing: Advanced - $15.00 Door - $20.00 V.I.P. Mega Ticket - $50.00 All ages concert. ID required for 21+ wristband. No refund policy. Event will go on rain or shine. Price - Low: $15. Price - High: $50. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 6087869000. Ticket Web Link: http://www.featuressportsbar.com/events/features-fest-viii/. Contact: Features Employees. Friday, September 12, 2014, 6:00 PM. Features Sports Bar & Grill 1425 State Hwy 16 West Salem, WI 54669.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Friday, September 12, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Friday, September 12, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Friday, September 12, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Movie Night Under the Stars (Monsters University*)

General Events This is a FREE event that is open to anyone! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic dinners! Featured Film: Pixar's Monsters University* *SUBJECT TO CHANGE BASED ON AVAILABILITY*. Friday, September 12, 2014, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Halfway Creek Band Shell 300 W. Roberts. St. Holmen, WI 54636. For more info visit www.holmenwi.com.

So You Think You Can Drag?!

General Events The Cavalier is hosting The LGBTQ Center's Production of "So You Think You Can Drag?!" a fabulous community drag competition to celebrate PRIDE Weekend in La Crosse!! We need competitors! Whether you have tons of experience performing drag, or none at all, we would love to have you in our show! All you need is respect for Drag culture and the LGBTQ Community!!! If you are interested in performing in this years Drag show, or if you have questions, email pride@7riverslgbtq.org! Tickets are $10.00 This event is 18+ The lounge is 21+. Friday, September 12, 2014, 9:00 PM – 10:30 PM. Cavalier Theater & Lounge 114 5th Ave N, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

The Color Run

Athletic Events The City of La Crosse Parks & Recreation Department is excited to be hosting The Color Run on Saturday, September 13th in Riverside Park! Less about your 10-minute-mile and more about having the time of your life, The Color Run is a five-kilometer, un-timed race in which thousands of participants are doused from head to toe in different colors at each kilometer. Now the single largest event series in the United States, The Color Run hosted over 170 events in 30+ countries last year! Get your tickets at www.thecolorrun.com. Ticket Web Link: www.thecolorrun.com. Contact: Becca Schaar. Saturday, September 13, 2014. Riverside Park.

Singing the Psalms: God's Inspired Gift

General Events Come prepared to sing, to pray, and to be deeply moved by the power and beauty of the Psalms with James Marchionda, OP and Amy Taylor, FSPA. This retreat is open to those who want to learn more about singing and sharing songs with others. It is a great way for parish musicians, choir members and choir directors to deepen their spirituality as they regularly lead others in worship using these timeless and uplifting Psalms in their congregations. Visit our website for more details. Saturday, September 13, 2014, 9:00 AM. 920 Market Street La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.fscenter.org.

La Crosse PRIDE

General Events FREE and open to the public! Our family-friendly La Crosse PRIDE celebration will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014, between the hours of 10:30 am - 4:30 pm. The new and improved event will take place at Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th and 5th. We will be hosting a variety of food and merchant vendors, nonprofit groups, children's activities and family entertainment. Space is still available! Vendors: Apply now! Saturday, September 13, 2014, 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Cameron Park. For more info visit 7riverslgbtq.org.

Harvest Fest - Ontario Library Community Garden

General Events 3:00pm Music by Ann Christoffer 3:30pm Old Fashioned Games. Cider Press, Donkey Rides, Decorate Scarecrows. At the Community Hall 5:00pm Tomato Taste-Off. Bring your best tomato-anything recipe for others to taste a rate. There's a prize for the best rated recipe. 5:30pm. Soup Supper. Join us for soup, bread, dessert and beverage. There's no charge for any activity. Go to www.wrlsweb.org/ontario for more info. Saturday, September 13, 2014, 3:00 PM – 6:30 PM. Ontario Community Garden on Garden Street in Ontario and nearby Shelter. In case of rain, all events at the Ontario Community Hall.

Valley View Foundation Fundraiser

General Events Food & Drinks Available @ 4:00 p.m. "Jacked Up " Band @ 4:00p.m. Live Auction @ 6:00-7:30 p.m. Silent Auction & 4 Wheeler Raffle Raffle Drawing @ 7:30p p.m. "Almost Everyone" Band @ 7:30-9:30 p.m. Entry is FREE. Saturday, September 13, 2014, 4:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Houston Hoedown Festgrounds Houston, MN 55943.

Harvest Fest - Ontario Library Community Garden

General Events At the Shelter near the Garden 3:00pm Music by Ann Christoffer 3:30pm. Old Fashioned Games. Cider Press, Donkey Rides, Decorate Scarecrows. At the Community Hall 5:00pm Tomato Taste-Off. Bring your best tomato-anything recipe to share. There's a prize for the best rated recipe 5:30pm. Soup Supper. Join us for soup, bread, dessert and beverage. There's no charge for any activity. Go to www.wrlsweb.org/ontario for more info. Saturday, September 13, 2014, 6:30 PM. Ontario Community Garden on Garden Street in Ontario. In case of rain, all events at the Ontario Community Hall.

Riverside Park Farmers' Market

General Events Come to enjoy the community atmosphere and support local farmers and artisans at the Riverside Park Farmers Market! Saturday, September 13, 2014, 7:00 PM – Sunday, September 14, 2014, 12:00 AM. Riverside Park - along Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Saturday, September 13, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Saturday, September 13, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Saturday, September 13, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Chad Erickson Memorial DuRunRun

Athletic Events The DuRunRun is a run, bike, run event for children between the ages of 2 and 12. Proceeds go to Special Olympics Wisconsin- La Crosse Area. Registration is $15.00 and includes a t-shirt, goodie bag, awards, breakfast, free games and activities. Register early for a free day to the La Crosse Children's Museum. Early registration takes place on Friday, September 12th, 2pm-7pm and Saturday, September 13th, 8am-1pm at Black River Beach Neighborhood Center. Sunday, September 14, 2014, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Riverside Park, La Crosse, WI. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Sunday, September 14, 2014, 2:00 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Norskedalen Sometimes On A Sunday: Roger Olson and Norwegian Coastal Steamer (Hurtigruten)

General Events Presenter: Roger Olson. Sunday, September 14, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Norskedalen Thrune Visitors' Center.

Concert in the Park (Furlow Riders)

General Events This is a FREE event that is open to anyone! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic dinners! Featured Band: Furlow Riders, Blues/Rock. Age Range: All Ages. Sunday, September 14, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Halfway Creek Bandshell 300 W. Roberts St. Holmen, WI 54636. For more info visit www.holmenwi.com.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Sunday, September 14, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership & $2.00-5.00 monthly chapter dues. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 15, 2014, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Sill St.-Nelson Room La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group. $28.00 yearly membership Monthly chapter dues between $2.00-$5.00 Visit website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 15, 2014, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Sparta United Methodist Church 210 N Court St. Use K St Entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Chapter dues Visit website TOPS.ORG for more information. Monday, September 15, 2014, 5:10 PM – 6:30 PM. St.Patrick's Catholic Church 1031 Main St. -Lower Level Onalaska, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Monday, September 15, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Caledonia Farmer's Market

General Events Caledonia Farmer’s Market Tuesdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. City Gazebo Park (Site may change..watch for the signs) Mmmm! Baked goods, crafts, wooden pumpkins, mushrooms, May have some Tomatoes! Sweet corn, kale, green beans, broccoli, cauliflower, cukes, Spinach, bell peppers. Also lots of canned items .... (Dill pickles, Bread & Butter pickles, pickled beets).... and by popular demand - more dried favored zucchini chips. Stop by to look, to buy, or say Hello! Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Gazebo Park.

1-2-3 Magic! Parenting Class

General Events Welcome to 1-2-3 Magic, home of the bestselling parenting books and programs that have delivered effective parenting solutions to millions of families worldwide. This simple, yet powerful approach to disciplining kids has won rave reviews from parents, educators, caregivers and professionals alike. Kids are just kids! In addition to being delightful, charming and affectionate, children can also present their adult caretakers with a steady diet of difficult behavior: whining, arguing, teasing, fighting, yelling, tantrums and pouting. For this reason, clinical psychologist, Dr. Thomas W. Phelan designed the 1-2-3 Magic program to bring practical, easy-to-use discipline techniques to families and educators. Are you frustrated trying to find an effective and positive way to discipline your children? Most parents want their kids to listen and they want to enjoy their family life. That is why ParentMagic offers parenting solutions that are easy to learn and that WORK! You won’t need to study child psychology to und… Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Stein Counseling and Consulting Services 571 Braund Street Onalaska, WI. For more info visit effectivebehavior.com.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

ExporTech Program

General Events Dates: September 17, October 13, November 18, 2014 Time: 8:00am-5:00pm Program Details: ExporTech was designed specifically for manufacturers that need innovative ways to grow, and see international sales as part of the answer. The program provides executive leaders with a systematic approach for entering or expanding in global markets. It is the only national export assistance program that offers a structured, yet customizable process that guides companies through every aspect of export growth. Target Audience: Company Executives including CEO, Owner, VP/Director of International Sales, VP/Director of Sales and Marketing This program is being hosted by University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Professional Education Programs & Services and UW-Stout Wisconsin Manufacturing Outreach Center (MOC). http://www.uwstout.edu/moc/about/index.cfm. Age Range: Adults. Contact: Joni Geroux, 715-232-5270, gerouxj@uwstout.edu. Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Menomonie, Wisconsin Venue to be determined. For more info visit www.uwstout.edu.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 monthly local chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. St. Joseph Ridge School W2621 State Road 33 La Crosse, Wi.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Group $28.00 Yearly Membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Local chapter dues. Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM. Wesley United Methodist Church 721 King St- Use 8th St Entrance-Library La Crosse, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Prince of Peace Apple Pie Sale

General Events To reserve a pie, call (507)895-4440, Monday-Wednesday, Sept. 15th-17th. Cost: $9 unbaked, $10 baked. Pick up pies at Prince of Peace church on Thursday, September 18 between 10:00 AM-5:30PM. Thursday, September 18, 2014, 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM. Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 21 North Hill Street La Crescent, MN.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, September 18, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.

Social Security/Retirement Workshop

General Events This Free workshop/seminar will help you strategize to maximize your Social Security retirement benefits. To Reserve your spot, RSVP before September 18, 2014 to Arne Fremstad @ 608-637 7569 or 608-778-2902. Refreshments will be served. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Presenter: Arne Fremstad, CFP, FIC, LUTCF, RICP. Age Range: Adults. Ticket Phone: 608-637-7569. Contact: Arne Fremstad. Thursday, September 18, 2014, 7:00 PM. 7:00 PM Thursday Sept. 25, 2014 Borgen,s Café 109 S. Main St. Westby, WI.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Thursday, September 18, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Thursday, September 18, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-Profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 montly local chapter dues Visit our Website TOPS.ORG for more information. Friday, September 19, 2014, 9:15 AM – 10:25 AM. Sparta Methodist Church 210 N. Court St. -Use K St entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Cameron Park Farmers Market

General Events Cameron Park Farmers Market opens on May 2nd, 2014 and runs every Friday from May - October from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm or dark, which ever is earlier. In addition to local produce, market goers will find locally produced meats, baked goods, dairy, canned goods, crafts, jewelry and more! Live music every market day and other events, too. Friday, September 19, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th St and 5th Ave.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Friday, September 19, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Friday, September 19, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

14th Annual Boxer Bash

General Events Green Acres Boxer Rescue of Wisconsin will be holding its 14th Annual Boxer Bash. Family and dog friendly, there will be kids games, a lure course, silents auctions, raffles, food and much more. Bring the family and your dog(s) for a day of fun! Saturday, September 20, 2014, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Columbus Firemans Park 1049 Park Ave Columbus, WI 53925.

Norskedalen Threshing Bee

General Events Share in the agricultural heritage of the area at our annual Threshing Bee event, Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 10 am - 4 pm. Demonstrations of threshing oats, corn shelling and grinding, rope making, blacksmithing, bee keeping, and more will shown intermittently all day. Thresher's meal served noon - 1:30 pm, reservations required. Join us in celebrating the harvest of the past ! Price - Low: 0. Price - High: 6. Ticket Phone: 6084523424. Saturday, September 20, 2014, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Norskedalen, 3 mi north of Coon Valley on county road PI, 15 mi SE of La Crosse, N455 O Ophus Rd.

Wild West Carnival

General Events Sojourner's Journey is holding their third annual Wild West Carnival. There will be fun for all ages; Bounce House, Petting Zoo, Archery, Country Band, Chuck Wagon Food, Paint Ball, Cotton Candy, Carnival Games, Silent Auction, Horse Rides and much more! And all for a great cause! Saturday, September 20, 2014, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Sparta Butterfest Grounds. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Festival of Life

General Events Totally FREE event including music, food, games, garage sale, and fireworks! Saturday, September 20, 2014, 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Riverside Park.

Riverside Park Farmers' Market

General Events Come to enjoy the community atmosphere and support local farmers and artisans at the Riverside Park Farmers Market! Saturday, September 20, 2014, 7:00 PM – Sunday, September 21, 2014, 12:00 AM. Riverside Park - along Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

Heart of La Crosse

General Events Don’t miss the freshly written sketch comedy show presented each September by the Heart of La Crosse comedy and improvisation troupe. Laugh along as the troupe uses audience ideas to create a comedic scene right before your eyes! Tickets for all Thursday shows are $16 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for all Friday and Saturday shows are $21 in advance, $25 at the door. Price - Low: 16. Price - High: 25. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Saturday, September 20, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Saturday, September 20, 2014, 7:30 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

St Mary's Fall Dinner

General Events ST. MARY’S CHURCH DINNER SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 21 Roast Beef and Ham Potatoes and Gravy Carrots, Cole Slaw Homemade Bread, Pies and Bars Serving from 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM CARRY OUTS AVAILABLE Adults: $ 9.00 Children under 12: $ 4.00 Country Store and Refreshments 1:30 PM - Drawing for Amish Quilt Bangor, Wisconsin. Sunday, September 21, 2014, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM. 303 16th Ave South Bangor Wi.

Mary Poppins

General Events "LCT: Mary Poppins Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music and lyrics by George Styles and Anthony Drewe; Co-created by Cameron Mackintosh September 5-21, 2014 Anything can happen if you let it! La Crosse Community Theatre begins its second half-century with the beloved family classic Mary Poppins. Anything can happen if you let it. Music, magic, and a spoonful of sugar! Mary Poppins comes to the stage in the most supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical of all time! Step in time to join Mary as she teaches Jane, Michael, Winifred, and George Banks how to be a family again. Theatre G Evening performances $28, matinees $24.  Students $17, Military $12 Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets on sale now. Call 608-784-9292 ext 2 or visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org for details.     ". Price - Low: $12. Price - High: $28. Directed By: Greg Parmeter. Written By: Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman; book by Julian Fellowes; New songs and additional music by George Styles and Andrew Drew; Co-created by Cameron Macintosh. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-9292. Ticket Web Link: http://www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org/get-tickets/. Contact: Box Office. Sunday, September 21, 2014, 2:00 PM. Weber Center for the Performing Arts 428 Front Street South. For more info visit lacrossecommunitytheatre.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership & $2.00-5.00 monthly chapter dues. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 22, 2014, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Sill St.-Nelson Room La Crosse, WI.

UWL Football Clinic & Tailgater

General Events Enjoy a hands on clinic with the UW- La Crosse Football team's coaches and players on Veteran's Memorial Field. Monday September 22nd 4:00-5:00pm Clinic 5:00-6:00pm tailgate party Event is free but pre-registration is required by noon on September 22nd. Register by calling 608-789-7533 or visiting www.cityoflacrosse.org/parks. Kids should check in at the stadium. Price - Low: 0. Category: Football. Gender: Coed. Age Range: Children. Monday, September 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Veterans Memorial Field UWL. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group. $28.00 yearly membership Monthly chapter dues between $2.00-$5.00 Visit website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 22, 2014, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Sparta United Methodist Church 210 N Court St. Use K St Entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Chapter dues Visit website TOPS.ORG for more information. Monday, September 22, 2014, 5:10 PM – 6:30 PM. St.Patrick's Catholic Church 1031 Main St. -Lower Level Onalaska, WI.

Caledonia Farmer's Market

General Events Caledonia Farmer’s Market Tuesdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. City Gazebo Park (Site may change..watch for the signs) Mmmm! Baked goods, crafts, wooden pumpkins, mushrooms, May have some Tomatoes! Sweet corn, kale, green beans, broccoli, cauliflower, cukes, Spinach, bell peppers. Also lots of canned items .... (Dill pickles, Bread & Butter pickles, pickled beets).... and by popular demand - more dried favored zucchini chips. Stop by to look, to buy, or say Hello! Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Gazebo Park.

1-2-3 Magic! Parenting Class

General Events Welcome to 1-2-3 Magic, home of the bestselling parenting books and programs that have delivered effective parenting solutions to millions of families worldwide. This simple, yet powerful approach to disciplining kids has won rave reviews from parents, educators, caregivers and professionals alike. Kids are just kids! In addition to being delightful, charming and affectionate, children can also present their adult caretakers with a steady diet of difficult behavior: whining, arguing, teasing, fighting, yelling, tantrums and pouting. For this reason, clinical psychologist, Dr. Thomas W. Phelan designed the 1-2-3 Magic program to bring practical, easy-to-use discipline techniques to families and educators. Are you frustrated trying to find an effective and positive way to discipline your children? Most parents want their kids to listen and they want to enjoy their family life. That is why ParentMagic offers parenting solutions that are easy to learn and that WORK! You won’t need to study child psychology to und… Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Stein Counseling and Consulting Services 571 Braund Street Onalaska, WI. For more info visit effectivebehavior.com.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 monthly local chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. St. Joseph Ridge School W2621 State Road 33 La Crosse, Wi.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Group $28.00 Yearly Membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Local chapter dues. Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM. Wesley United Methodist Church 721 King St- Use 8th St Entrance-Library La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, September 25, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-Profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 montly local chapter dues Visit our Website TOPS.ORG for more information. Friday, September 26, 2014, 9:15 AM – 10:25 AM. Sparta Methodist Church 210 N. Court St. -Use K St entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Cameron Park Farmers Market

General Events Cameron Park Farmers Market opens on May 2nd, 2014 and runs every Friday from May - October from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm or dark, which ever is earlier. In addition to local produce, market goers will find locally produced meats, baked goods, dairy, canned goods, crafts, jewelry and more! Live music every market day and other events, too. Friday, September 26, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th St and 5th Ave.

YMCA/Oktoberfest Maple Leaf Walk/Run

Athletic Events Run Forward and Give Back this fall at the 15th Annual Maple Leaf Walk Run. All proceeds will benefit the Y's Annual Campaign. Participants of the Maple Leaf Walk Run will have a unique experience- running on the famous Oktoberfest Parade Route just hours before it is full of marching bands, floats and the Oktoberfest Royal Family. Enjoy 13.1 scenic miles of the Mississippi River, majestic bluffs and the support of spectators along the parade route. The course is flat and fast, easy to set a personal best on. The finish is in Riverside Park, overlooking the Mississippi River. Price - Low: 20. Price - High: 60. Age Range: All Ages. Gender: Coed. Ticket Web Link: http://www.laxymca.org/events/maple-leaf-walk-run/maple-leaf-registration/. Contact: Travis Pernsteiner. Saturday, September 27, 2014, 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Riverside Park, 100 State St, La Crosse, WI. For more info visit www.laxymca.org.

Riverside Park Farmers' Market

General Events Come to enjoy the community atmosphere and support local farmers and artisans at the Riverside Park Farmers Market! Saturday, September 27, 2014, 7:00 PM – Sunday, September 28, 2014, 12:00 AM. Riverside Park - along Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership & $2.00-5.00 monthly chapter dues. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 29, 2014, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Sill St.-Nelson Room La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group. $28.00 yearly membership Monthly chapter dues between $2.00-$5.00 Visit website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, September 29, 2014, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Sparta United Methodist Church 210 N Court St. Use K St Entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Chapter dues Visit website TOPS.ORG for more information. Monday, September 29, 2014, 5:10 PM – 6:30 PM. St.Patrick's Catholic Church 1031 Main St. -Lower Level Onalaska, WI.

Caledonia Farmer's Market

General Events Caledonia Farmer’s Market Tuesdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. City Gazebo Park (Site may change..watch for the signs) Mmmm! Baked goods, crafts, wooden pumpkins, mushrooms, May have some Tomatoes! Sweet corn, kale, green beans, broccoli, cauliflower, cukes, Spinach, bell peppers. Also lots of canned items .... (Dill pickles, Bread & Butter pickles, pickled beets).... and by popular demand - more dried favored zucchini chips. Stop by to look, to buy, or say Hello! Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Gazebo Park.

Testing Tuesday Walk-In STD Clinic

General Events Get Tested Get Condoms Why? Because... STDs often have no symptoms 1 in 2 sexually active young people will get an STD by the age of 25 MOST STDs are curable ALL are treatable Tests available: Chlamydia and Gonorrhea (urine sample) & FREE HIV (oral swab compliments of ARCW) Refreshments and Food Provided! PROTECT YOURSELF! Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. 1201 Caledonia Street La Crosse, WI 54603.

7th Annual Manufacturing Advantage Conference

General Events Program Details: This multiple day event provides a forum for manufacturers and industry experts to collaborate on the issues, opportunities and best practices in the market today and into the next generation. Participants will participate in a variety of learning experiences and exposed to resources in the areas of customer-focused innovation, workforce, process improvement, sustainability and global engagement. This program is being hosted by University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Professional Education Programs & Services and Stout Manufacturing Outreach Center (SMOC). Dates: October 1 & 2, 2014 (Conference schedule with exact times will be posted soon on the program website). Age Range: Adults. Contact: Professional Education Programs and Services, 715-232-2793, profed@uwstout.edu. Wednesday, October 1, 2014. UW-Stout - Memorial Student Center, 302 10th Ave. E. Menomonie, WI 54751. For more info visit www.uwstout.edu.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 monthly local chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. St. Joseph Ridge School W2621 State Road 33 La Crosse, Wi.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Group $28.00 Yearly Membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Local chapter dues. Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM. Wesley United Methodist Church 721 King St- Use 8th St Entrance-Library La Crosse, WI.

7th Annual Manufacturing Advantage Conference

General Events Program Details: This multiple day event provides a forum for manufacturers and industry experts to collaborate on the issues, opportunities and best practices in the market today and into the next generation. Participants will participate in a variety of learning experiences and exposed to resources in the areas of customer-focused innovation, workforce, process improvement, sustainability and global engagement. This program is being hosted by University of Wisconsin-Stout’s Professional Education Programs & Services and Stout Manufacturing Outreach Center (SMOC). Dates: October 1 & 2, 2014 (Conference schedule with exact times will be posted soon on the program website). Age Range: Adults. Contact: Professional Education Programs and Services, 715-232-2793, profed@uwstout.edu. Thursday, October 2, 2014. UW-Stout - Memorial Student Center, 302 10th Ave. E. Menomonie, WI 54751. For more info visit www.uwstout.edu.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, October 2, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-Profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 montly local chapter dues Visit our Website TOPS.ORG for more information. Friday, October 3, 2014, 9:15 AM – 10:25 AM. Sparta Methodist Church 210 N. Court St. -Use K St entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Cameron Park Farmers Market

General Events Cameron Park Farmers Market opens on May 2nd, 2014 and runs every Friday from May - October from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm or dark, which ever is earlier. In addition to local produce, market goers will find locally produced meats, baked goods, dairy, canned goods, crafts, jewelry and more! Live music every market day and other events, too. Friday, October 3, 2014, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cameron Park, on King Street between 4th St and 5th Ave.

On Being

General Events An evening of text, dance, and music celebrating, investigating, and interpreting what it means “To Be”. A co-production between the Pump House and La Crosse Dance Centre. Price - Low: 15. Price - High: 21. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Friday, October 3, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

ACT Prep Course

General Events This unparalleled ACT® test preparation course readies students for all four sections of the ACT® test, plus the optional writing section. Students take official, retired ACT® pre- and post-tests to determine strengths and weaknesses. Qualified instructors work directly with students to work through this comprehensive preparation program. Preparing for the ACT can increase test scores that are important for gaining acceptance into your college of choice and for expanding your scholarship opportunities. This course is designed to complement area high schools’ preparatory programs. This program provides 12 hours of instruction in: writing strategies to assist you in the essay part of the ACT® test; orientation to the ACT® and its four parts; opportunity to take diagnostic assessments; instruction in all four areas; test-taking strategies for each of the components and for the entire test; practice with printed materials where test-taking tips can be applied and reinforced and interactive skill drills in d… Saturday, October 4, 2014, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM. UW-L Campus, 141 C. Wimberly Hall. For more info visit uwlax.edu.

Kickapoo Reserve Dam Challenge

General Events 7-mile Paddle, 14-mile Pedal, and 3-mile Run The Kickapoo Reserve Dam Challenge Triathlon challenges participants to compete among the rugged hills of scenic southwestern Wisconsin's rural countryside and the Kickapoo Valley Reserve. Proceeds from this event benefit the Kickapoo Valley Reserve Education Program. Registration opens July 1st. For more information visit http://kvr.state.wi.us/damchallenge. Saturday, October 4, 2014, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Kickapoo Valley Reserve, S3661 State Hwy 131, La Farge, WI 54639. For more info visit kvr.state.wi.us.

Down Syndrome Awareness Walk

General Events A one mile walk to fundraise for local programming and support of people with Down Syndrome. Saturday, October 4, 2014 join Aaron Hulse and Katie Sue Kile , this year’s Down Syndrome Walk Royalty, for our 12th annual walk for Down Syndrome awareness. This non-competitive fundraising walk is for all ages and abilities. Proceeds from the walk are used to provide affordable speech therapy for kids and adults with DS, provide Welcome bags for new families, provide educational meetings for parents, provide grants to families to enhance the well-being of the individual and provide monthly music therapy for kids with Down syndrome. For more information, to register or donate go to https://secure.qgiv.com/hobnob/event/30345. Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Onalaska American Legion 731 Sand Lake Rd Onalaska, WI 54650. For more info visit secure.qgiv.com.

Big Muddy Run

Athletic Events Looking for a more unique running experience? Join the Big Muddy Run on Saturday, October 4 at Myrick Park in La Crosse. Choose 5k-ish or 1 mile-ish untimed run, each with mud pits, obstacles, water and more! Presented by Allergy Associates of La Crosse, the Big Muddy Run is a unique annual event to raise funds for the Children’s Museum of La Crosse. The Big Muddy Run is open to runners, age 7 +, of all skill levels. Note: runners age 7-10 must be accompanied by a registered adult and are restricted to the 1 mile route. All participants will get a long-sleeved t-shirt, refreshments and more. Registration for the fundraising event is $90 for age 18+, $70 for college students, $50 for age 7-17 and $60 for member of 4-person team. Save 20% when you register before September 15! Your friends, family, and co-workers will donate money to see you participate in this crazy, messy event – just ask them! Raise extra donations and earn special prizes, like a plush beach towel or a hooded sweatshirt! To register or get a… Age Range: All Ages. Gender: Coed. Ticket Phone: 608-784-2652. Ticket Web Link: http://www.bigmuddyrun.org. Contact: Christina Knudsen. Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10:45 AM – 1:45 PM. Myrick Park 2000 La Crosse Street La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.bigmuddyrun.org.

Java Jam

General Events Saturday, October 4, 2014, 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Coulee Council on Addictions 921 West Avenue S La Crosse, WI 54601.

Riverside Park Farmers' Market

General Events Come to enjoy the community atmosphere and support local farmers and artisans at the Riverside Park Farmers Market! Saturday, October 4, 2014, 7:00 PM – Sunday, October 5, 2014, 12:00 AM. Riverside Park - along Harborview Plaza. For more info visit www.cityoflacrosse.org.

On Being

General Events An evening of text, dance, and music celebrating, investigating, and interpreting what it means “To Be”. A co-production between the Pump House and La Crosse Dance Centre. Price - Low: 15. Price - High: 21. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Saturday, October 4, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership & $2.00-5.00 monthly chapter dues. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, October 6, 2014, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Trinity Lutheran Church 1010 Sill St.-Nelson Room La Crosse, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group. $28.00 yearly membership Monthly chapter dues between $2.00-$5.00 Visit website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Contact: Margie Beitlich- TOPS Area Captain. Monday, October 6, 2014, 4:45 PM – 5:45 PM. Sparta United Methodist Church 210 N Court St. Use K St Entrance-Rm 11 Sparta, WI.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Chapter dues Visit website TOPS.ORG for more information. Monday, October 6, 2014, 5:10 PM – 6:30 PM. St.Patrick's Catholic Church 1031 Main St. -Lower Level Onalaska, WI.

Caledonia Farmer's Market

General Events Caledonia Farmer’s Market Tuesdays 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. City Gazebo Park (Site may change..watch for the signs) Mmmm! Baked goods, crafts, wooden pumpkins, mushrooms, May have some Tomatoes! Sweet corn, kale, green beans, broccoli, cauliflower, cukes, Spinach, bell peppers. Also lots of canned items .... (Dill pickles, Bread & Butter pickles, pickled beets).... and by popular demand - more dried favored zucchini chips. Stop by to look, to buy, or say Hello! Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. City Gazebo Park.

Let the Devil In

General Events Susan Tierney’s work explores themes of anxiety and the perception of instability in the worst and strangest of possibilities that exist on the edges of everyday moments. Price - Low: 0. Price - High: 0. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Wednesday, October 8, 2014 – Saturday, November 15, 2014. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Western's College-wide Open House

General Events Tours, resource and program information, refreshments, and door prizes. Apply for admission during the Open House and pay no application fee. Stop by anytime during the event to find out more about what Western has to offer! Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Western Technical College: La Crosse, Black River Falls, Independence, Mauston, Tomah, and Viroqua. For more info visit www.westerntc.edu.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 monthly local chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. St. Joseph Ridge School W2621 State Road 33 La Crosse, Wi.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Group $28.00 Yearly Membership $2.00-$5.00 Monthly Local chapter dues. Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 5:45 PM – 7:00 PM. Wesley United Methodist Church 721 King St- Use 8th St Entrance-Library La Crosse, WI.

Junk Yard Art: Reception

General Events Embracing the beauty in deteriorating objects, Lee Harwell’s photographs share a common theme reminding the viewer that nothing lasts. Sentiments of desolation and solitude contribute to the idea of simple objects age while exhibiting changes that are interesting, fascinating, and beautiful. Price - Low: 0. Price - High: 0. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Thursday, October 9, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Let the Devil In: Reception

General Events Susan Tierney’s work explores themes of anxiety and the perception of instability in the worst and strangest of possibilities that exist on the edges of everyday moments. Price - Low: 0. Price - High: 0. Age Range: All Ages. Ticket Phone: 608-784-1434. Contact: contact@thepumphouse.org. Thursday, October 9, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The Pump House Regional Arts Center 119 King St. La Crosse, WI 54601. For more info visit www.thepumphouse.org.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly Weight Loss Group

General Events Non-profit Weight Loss Support Group $28.00 yearly membership $2.00-$5.00 local monthly chapter dues Visit our website- TOPS.ORG for more information. Thursday, October 9, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Sand Lake Wesleyan Church N5762 Sand Lake Road- Gathering Hall Onalaska, WI.