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AARP Chapter 5310 to meet April 22

ELKHORN-Walworth County AARP Chapter 5310 will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, at Peoples Bank, 837 N. Wisconsin St. Featured speaker will be Master Gardener Sue Leedle.

Two EMTs with the Elkhorn Fire Department will be on hand...

Park friends plan wildflower walk May 4

JANESVILLE-The Friends of Riverside Park and Janesville Leisure Services will present a wildflower walk at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 4, at Riverside Park, 2600 Parkside Drive.

The walk, led by Dave Bendlin of the Rock County Conservationists, will ...

Spring arts and crafts fair set for May 10

EVANSVILLE-The Evansville Farmers Market will host its annual springs arts and crafts fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 10, in front of Creekside Place, 102 Maple St.

Vendor applications are available at evansvillefarmersmarket.com...

Peck to discuss book April 25 in Beloit

BELOIT-Greg Peck, Opinion page editor of The Gazette in Janesville, will speak about and sign copies of his newly revised nonfiction book, "Death Beyond the Willows," at 9 a.m. Friday, April 25, at Grinnell Hall, 631 Bluff St., Beloit.

His...

Conservationists plan two kayak/canoe trips

The Rock County Conservationists will offer two different canoe/kayak trips on local rivers Saturday, April 19.

The first trip will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Yahara River west of Edgerton. Participants should meet at Murwin Park off...

Church to offer free parenting class

JANESVILLE-Cargill United Methodist Church, 2000 Wesley Ave., will host a six-week parenting group based on "Parenting the Love and Logic Way" by Dr. Charles Fay and Jim Fay.

The study will help parents become positive parents and will...

Opera chapter plans social gathering May 4

FONTANA-The Lake Geneva Chapter, Lyric Opera of Chicago will host "A Budding New Season" social gathering from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, May 4, in the Porto Room at The Abbey Resort, 269 Fontana Blvd.

The gathering, which will celebrate the...

Foundation plans Taste of Culture event April 25

JANESVILLE-UW-Rock County Foundation will host its Taste of Culture event from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, April 25, at the Pontiac Convention Center, 2809 Pontiac Drive.

The event will feature food, music and a display and sale of original...

Church to host rummage sale April 4-5

JANESVILLE-Faith Lutheran Church, 2116 Mineral Point Ave., will host its annual rummage sale from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 4, and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 5.

A bake sale also will take place during the event. For more...

Kiwanis plan all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast

JANESVILLE-The Janesville Noon Kiwanis Club will host its all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Craig High School, 401 S. Randall Ave.

Tickets are $5 and are available from Kiwanis members. Tickets...