Town Square to Host Halloween Costume Contest at Spooktacular Bingo

Town Square to Host Halloween Costume Contest at Spooktacular Bingo

The Green Lake area’s biggest and spookiest Halloween Costume Party—Town Square’s Spooktacular Bingo—is scheduled for Saturday evening, October 26 at 486 Hill Street in Green Lake. Doors and concessions open at 5:00 pm, game sales open at 5:30 pm and game sessions start at 6:30 pm. The otherworldly event has become a favorite way to celebrate Halloween, with $250 in cash awards for the most festive Halloween costumes sponsored by Special Properties, door prizes throughout the night, a 50-50 raffle and a chance to win the fang-tastic progressive jackpot of $600 or more.

Town Square’s Indoor Fall Market Now Accepting Applications

Town Square’s Indoor Fall Market Now Accepting Applications

Preparations are underway and applications are now being accepted for this fall’s Town Square indoor market. The market, which features growers and artisans from throughout the area, will run on a weekly basis from 9 am to 12 pm starting Saturday, November 2 through Saturday, December 14 at 492 Hill Street in Green Lake.

Town Square offers Ongoing Sip and Paint Classes with Artist Becky Andersen

Town Square offers Ongoing Sip and Paint Classes with Artist Becky Andersen

Corks and Canvas, the popular paint and sip experience with artist Becky Andersen, is coming back to Town Square on the first and third Saturdays of the month from 6 pm to 8 pm. Becky Andersen will guide her students through an entire painting from start to finish all while letting loose with a glass (or few) of wine or beer. Experience is not necessary.

Town Square to Host Spooky Arts and Crafts Class for Kids

Town Square to Host Spooky Arts and Crafts Class for Kids

Local artist and instructor Kathy McLaughlin is hosting her arts and crafts program for kids every third Saturday of the month from 10 am to 12 pm at Town Square, beginning with a Halloween theme this Saturday, October 19. Parents can register their kids at the door or online at www.greenlaketownsquare.org/. Registration is $15 per child and includes all materials. 

A 3-Step Guide to Ridding Yourself of Closet Tchotchkes

A 3-Step Guide to Ridding Yourself of Closet Tchotchkes

Sunday, October 6 is the start of National Get Organized Week. Wanna know how you can take part in this super-exciting annual event and support your local community center at the same time! Here’s our guide to Ridding Yourself of Closet Tchotchkes IN THREE EASY STEPS!

Arnold Grummer’s 3rd Annual Midwest Paper Fest On Display thru October at Town Square

Arnold Grummer’s 3rd Annual Midwest Paper Fest On Display thru October at Town Square

Town Square Community Center is hosting Arnold Grummer's third annual Midwest Paper Fest throughout the month of October starting with an opening reception on Friday, October 4 from 6 -7:30 pm. A juried exhibition will follow the reception, wherein the winners of this year’s Paper Fest will be announced. The catered event is free and open to the public.

Cruise on Green Lake to Benefit Town Square

Cruise on Green Lake to Benefit Town Square

Norton Boat Works of Green Lake is partnering with Town Square Community Center once again to offer wooden boat rides on the Saturday of Harvest Fest, September 28 from 9 am to 3 pm. Boat rides are 20 minutes long and tickets will be sold by cash or check at the wharf in Deacon Mills Park for $10 each. All proceeds will benefit Green Lake’s nonprofit Town Square Community Center.

Town Square’s Harvest Fest Bingo set for September 28

Town Square’s Harvest Fest Bingo set for September 28

A busy Harvest Fest Saturday in Green Lake will culminate in what has traditionally been Town Square’s most attended bingo game of the year on Saturday, August 28 in Town Square Community Center’s Bingo Hall located at 492 Hill St. Players will be playing for the super progressive blackout jackpot, totaling $500 plus half of the night’s sales if bingo is won in 50 numbers or less. Doors and concessions open at 5:00 pm, game sales open at 5:30 pm and game sessions start at 6:30 pm.

Town Square brings back Acrylic Pouring Class for Harvest Fest

Town Square brings back Acrylic Pouring Class for Harvest Fest

Artist Marcia Jackson, AKA “Gypsy Woman Art”, is coming back to Town Square Community Center to demonstrate her unique acrylic pouring techniques at a one-day workshop on Saturday, September 28 from 10 am to 12 pm. Cost of registration is $35 and includes all materials. Participants may sign up online at www.greenlaketownsquare.org/.

Diane Egbert Tells History of Green Lake Through Postcards

Diane Egbert Tells History of Green Lake Through Postcards

Green Lake area’s Diane Egbert has published a new book that contains a curated selection of postcard images drawn from her personal collection built over a dozen years, many of which date from the 1910s and 1920s. The limited-edition book, titled “Dartford Days,” has a one-time-only press run of 500 and will be available for $34 at Town Square Community Center starting Thursday, August 29.

Third Green Lake Community Street Bash Celebrates Local Nonprofits

Third Green Lake Community Street Bash Celebrates Local Nonprofits

A popular end-of-summer tradition is in its third year in downtown Green Lake this Saturday, August, 31. The third annual Green Lake Community Street Bash is a free street party featuring live music, food trucks, drinks and good company.

The rain-or-shine, tented event will take place overlooking the Green Lake Mill Pond on Water Street on Saturday, August 31. The event will feature four local food vendors, a cash bar, and live music by the Davidson County Band. The Davidson County Band is a six-piece, high-energy band from Chicago whose repertoire spans new country to well-known classics.

Margaritaville Bingo's Progressive Jackpot Surpasses $1,000+

Margaritaville Bingo's Progressive Jackpot Surpasses $1,000+

Parrotheads and Parakeets from all over the world are invited to Margaritaville Bingo on Saturday, August 31 at Town Square Community Center. Players will be playing for the super progressive blackout jackpot, totaling $1,072 plus half of the night’s sales if bingo is won in 56 numbers or less, with a consolation prize of $200. Doors and concessions open at 5:00 pm, game sales open at 5:30 pm and game sessions start at 6:30 pm. 

Town Square to Offer Acrylic Pouring Painting Class

Town Square to Offer Acrylic Pouring Painting Class

Artist Marcia Jackson, AKA “Gypsy Woman Art”, is coming to Town Square Community Center to demonstrate her unique acrylic pouring techniques at a one-day workshop on Saturday, September 28 from 10 am to 12 pm. Cost of registration is $35 and includes all materials. Participants may sign up online at www.greenlakerenewal.org/.

Corks & Canvas is back: Sip and Paint with Artist Becky Andersen

Corks & Canvas is back: Sip and Paint with Artist Becky Andersen

Corks and Canvas, a paint and sip experience with artist Becky Andersen, is coming back to Town Square on Thursday, September 12 from 6 pm to 8 pm. Becky Andersen will guide her students through an entire painting from start to finish all while letting loose with a glass (or few) of wine or beer. No experience necessary.

Actress Jane Seymour to Come to Green Lake, WI

Actress Jane Seymour to Come to Green Lake, WI

Jane Seymour will visit Green Lake on the weekend of Freeland Film Festival (September 13-15). Ms. Seymour will be speaking about a new project that her foundation is cooperating on with Freeland Foundation. This panel will be titled: Rewarding Goodness: Can the Technology Revolution Help Save the World? Stay tuned for date and time of this exciting panel discussion!

One-Time Gong Meditation Program at Town Square

One-Time Gong Meditation Program at Town Square

Town Square Community Center is partnering with Gongtopia to bring a one-day gong meditation session to Green Lake on Saturday, August 17 from 1:30 to 3 pm. Advance registration is $25 or $30 the day of. Participants can register online at www.greenlakerenewal.org, by calling 920-807-0008, or by visiting the front desk at Town Square Community Center.

Sip and Paint with Artist Becky Andersen

Sip and Paint with Artist Becky Andersen

Corks and Canvas, a paint and sip experience with artist Becky Andersen, is coming back to Town Square on Thursday, August 15 from 6 pm to 8 pm. Becky Andersen will guide her students through an entire painting from start to finish all while letting loose with a glass (or few) of wine or beer. No experience necessary.

Town Square to Offer Acrylic Pouring Painting Class

Town Square to Offer Acrylic Pouring Painting Class

Artist Marcia Jackson, AKA “Gypsy Woman Art”, is coming to Town Square Community Center to demonstrate her unique acrylic pouring techniques at a one-day workshop on Saturday, August 17 from 10 am to 12 pm. Cost of registration is $35 and includes all materials. Participants may sign up online at www.greenlakerenewal.org/.

Moraine Park to Offer Business Startup Classes at Town Square this Fall

Moraine Park to Offer Business Startup Classes at Town Square this Fall

Starting September 11, 2019, Moraine Park Technical College will offer a five-week business startup series of classes at Town Square Community Center. Classes will run on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 to 8:25 pm through October 9. Interested individuals can find more information online at morainepark.edu/programs or by calling (800) 472-4554.

Town Square to Host Stained Glass Workshop

Town Square to Host Stained Glass Workshop

Back by popular demand, artist Donna Marquart will be teaching a series of stained glass art classes on Tuesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. beginning August 6, 2019 through August 27, 2019 at Town Square Community Center in Green Lake. Participants of all skill levels can sign up for the four-week session for $100 per person, which includes most materials.