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Library sets Boo?Bash

The Land O’ Lakes Public Library announced it will host its seventh annual Boo Bash Thursday, Oct. 31, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the library.

The event, sponsored by Friends of the Land O’ Lakes Public Library, will feature games, snacks, crafts, tricks and treats.

A relaxation area with coffee will also be available.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 4:52 PM
Church to host Hymn Fest

Hope Lutheran Church of Land O’ Lakes announced it will host Hymn Fest Sunday, Oct. 27, at 1 p.m.

Guest organist will be Dr. Jeffrey Burkart of Concordia University, St. Paul, Minn.

The program will feature a variety of hymns for the seasons of the church year. A reception will follow the program.

Burkart is Professor of

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 4:52 PM
Kids?Halloween party set Oct. 31 PDF Print E-mail

The Conover Lions Club announced it will host its annual Kids Halloween Party Thursday, Oct. 31, at the Conover Community Center, located at 4665 Highway K E.

The activities start at 6 p.m. with games, prizes and candy. Food will be available and prizes will be awarded for the best costume in each age group.

For more information, call (715) 479-8064.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013 4:51 PM
Art show
 Threads Through Time II, a fiber art show, was held Sept. 21 at Ely Memorial United Church of Christ in Land O’ Lakes. The event was part of Land O’ Lakes Area Artisans 100  Days of Art progam and featured demonstrations of handmade quilts, throws and wall hangings. Weaver Mary Jakal, right, is shown giving a demonstation to Prudy Caudill.  —Photo By Jill James
Tuesday, October 08, 2013 4:19 PM
LOLA’s 100 Days of Art grand finale party set

Land O’ Lakes Area Artisans Inc. (LOLA), a nonprofit arts organization, announced its 100 Days of Art grand finale party will be held Thursday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the LOLA Center for the Arts, located at 4262 Highway B in Land O’ Lakes.

The event celebrates the conclusion of its 100 Days of Art program and will feature food, music by local musicians Jennifer Anderson and Mark Hovel, Halloween treats for children and the drawing for LOLA’s action raffle that was on-going this summer.

The final drawing includes a Hobie kayak, Fuji mountain bike and a Canon camera.

Events for the 100 Days of Art program ranged

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 4:18 PM
Colorama winners announced
The Headwaters Food Pantry won first prize in the Colorama scarecrow decorating competition with a shake, rattle and roll scarecrow featuring chrysanthemums for hair.            —Contributed Photos

The Land O’ Lakes Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of the Land O’ Lakes Colorama 2013 scarecrow and autumn decorating contest.

Winner in the scarecrow division was Headwaters Food Pantry with its lady scarecrow with bouffant hair made out of  mums flowers depicting the shake, rattle and roll era.

Coming in second place was the

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 4:17 PM
Haack wins kayak from memorial race

Jean Haack of Land O’ Lakes  was the recipient of a new kayak, a Current Designs Breeze, valued at $1,000 from Jeff and Marcia Rohr of  Conover.

Haack bought her ticket in Madison in March at Canoecopia when she visited the Callie Rohr Memorial Canoe and Kayak Race booth.

Other winners in the raffle were Derek Strohl of Port Washington who won an accommodations package from Wild Eagle Lodge in Eagle River, Cindy Pitzner of Fort Atkinson who won a week’s stay at Lake Forest Resort and Club in Eagle River, and Ramona Stoll of Rothschild who won

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 4:16 PM
Blood drive set Oct. 22

The Conover Lions Club announced it will hold a community blood drive Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Community Center on Highway K in Conover.

To schedule an appointment, contact Rita or Al at (715)?479-4959, or toll free at 1-(800) 280-4102, or visit

Walk-in donors are welcome.

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 4:16 PM
Sno-Buddies set meeting

The Conover Sno-Buddies Snowmobile Club announced events for the month of October.

The monthly meeting will be held at Log Cabin in Conover Monday, Oct. 7, at 7:30 p.m. Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. The cost will be $9.

Reservations should be made by Oct. 6.

To make a dinner reservation, contact

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 5:21 PM
Historical society plans fish fry and film festival

The Land O’ Lakes Historical Society recently announced it will hold its annual Fall Fish Fry and Historic Film Festival Tuesday, Oct. 8, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Bent’s Camp in Land O’?Lakes.

Barefoot Charlie, Harry Moderhack, John Thomas and Musky Gus are just a few of the Land O’ Lakes historical personages that will make an appearance at the event.

All proceeds benefit the Land O’ Lakes Historical Society and the Land O’ Lakes NorthernWaters Museum.

Guests will view a variety of home movies from the society’s

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 5:21 PM

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