Chamber & Community Events as of: October 19, 2018

10-01 through 10-31 - Nominations for Citizen, Non-Profit and Business of the Year Nominations are being taken for the 2019 Citizen, Business & Non-Profit of the Year Deadline is October 31, 2018 WINNERS WILL BE RECOGNIZED AT THE ANNUAL DINNER IN JANUARY, 2019 Last Year's Winners! Business of the Year WDS Construction Citizen of the Year Jeff & Shirley Kitchen Non-Profit of the Year Beaver Dam Area Arts Association Don't Wait! Submit your entries today! Fees: FREE Location: Beaver Dam Chamber Contact: Beaver Dam Chamber (920) 887-8879 - bdcas@cityofbeaverdam.com

10-17 through 10-28 - BDACT: You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown, Musical Additional Dialogue by Michael Mayer; Additional Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa. Director Carla Woebbeking, assistant director Harv Woebbeking. Producers Beth Jewel, Kathi Gallus. SHOW DATES: Note times, & dates, as they are different. PREVIEW NIGHT: **October 17 at 7:30 pm, all tickets $5 only that night, October 19, 20, 25, 26 & 27 at 7:30 pm; October 21 & 28 at 2:00 pm TICKETS: $20, $18 & $13 $8.00 Student/Youth rush tickets (under 21) can be purchased at the door of the performance from remaining available tickets. Tickets are available online www.bdact.org or at Rechek's Food Pride in Beaver Dam. Or at the door. Concessions, & adult beverages available. Charles Schulz’s beloved comic comes to life in Clark Gesner’s classic musical, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. The whole gang is here: bossy Lucy is hopelessly in love with piano prodigy Schroeder who doesn’t give her the time of day, perfectionist Sally is still mocking blanket-toting Linus, Snoopy is in the doghouse, and “blockhead,” himself, Charlie Brown, is in rare form. Brief vignettes span the months from Valentine’s Day to Beethoven Day, from wild optimism to utter despair. Produced with permission from Tams-Witmark Oct 17,19, 20, 25, 26 & 27 at 7:30 pm;Oct 21 & 28 at 2:00 Fees: Tickets $13,$18,$20 Location: Beaver Dam Area Community Theatre, 219 N. Spring St. Beaver Dam, WI. Contact: David Saniter, www.info@bdact.org 920-885-6891 - info@bdact.org

10-19 - Daily Citizen Women’s Expo One of the area's most popular business-to-consumer events created especially for Women! Booths will highlight a variety of local businesses including health and fitness, retail, home based businesses, non-profit organizations and more. Plus food, wine and OH...Did we mention FUN? Fees: $5 Location: Nancy’s Notions Event Warehouse-333 Beichl Ave. Beaver Dam, Wisconsin Contact: Daily Citizen- 887-0321 -

10-20 - Trinity Church Spaghetti Supper, Silent Auction, and Craft Fair Trinity is holding a Spaghetti Supper, Silent Auction, and Craft Fair on Saturday, October 20. Mark your calendars because you won't want to miss James Stricker's famous sauce! This is a fundraiser for Trinity Church's annual apportionments, which help the ministry of the United Methodist Church happen here in Wisconsin and around the world. Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018 Time: 4:00 – 7:30 p.m. Ticket Prices {All you care to eat} $10 Adult $5 Child (12 and under), 4 and under are free $1 off ticket prices if purchased before date of event 4:00 - 7:30 PM Fees: Ticket Prices {All you care to eat}
$10 Adult
$5 Child (12 and under), 4 and under are free
$1 off ticket prices if purchased before date of event Location: Trinity United Methodist Church 308 Oneida Street|Beaver Dam, Wisconsin|53916 (920) 887-7211 Handicap Accessible Entrance Contact: - tyjeskifc@gmail.com

10-23 - Medicare Workshop This workshop is being held to provide individuals with an education regarding Medicare and their different insurance options heading into retirement, etc. This is a free workshop. No product solicitation...ONLY education. 5:00 pm Fees: Free Location: Beaver Dam Community Library 311 North Spring Street Beaver Dam WI Contact: Kelly Krueger Retirement Specialists 608-697-8282 - kkrueger@retirementspecs.com

10-27 - Harvest Fest Invite your friends and family for the 6th annual Harvest Fest at Peace Lutheran Church on Saturday, October 27 from 1-4 pm in the Fellowship Hall. Peace Lutheran is located at 400 Hillcrest Drive in Beaver Dam. This free event is fun for all ages with pumpkin painting, hayrides, games and snacks. 1:00 - 4:00 pm Fees: Free Location: Fellowship Hall (lower level) Peace Lutheran Church 400 Hillcrest Drive, Beaver Dam Contact: - peacelutheran@bdpeacelutheran.org

10-27 - Halloween Open Skate The Beaver Dam Family Center will once again be holding its annual Halloween Open Skate. The event, which features music, treats, games and a costume contest is open to all ages. 6-9 p.m. Fees: $5 entry fee includes skate rental. Location: Beaver Dam Family Center 609 Gould St Beaver Dam, WI 53916 Contact: 920-885-9816 - srhelmer1313@hotmail.com

10-28 - Teal Pumpkin Trick or Treat Halloween can be a difficult time for families that manage food allergies. Many traditional Halloween treats could potentially be life threatening for roughly one out of every 13 kids. The Teal Pumpkin Project is an international program that promotes awareness, safety and inclusion for those who are managing these food allergies. The Beaver Dam Family Center will be holding a Teal-Pumpkin-themed trick-or-treat on Sunday, October 28 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. This event will be open to all kids but with an emphasis on non-food treats 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Fees: Free Location: Beaver Dam Family Center 609 Gould St Beaver Dam, WI 53916 Contact: 920-885-9816 - srhelmer1313@hotmail.com

10-28 - Trunk or Treat Come to Trinity Church's second annual Trunk or Treat! We will have a light dinner, games, a photo booth, and lots of cars with candy! After you have experienced all of our fun, walk over to First Lutheran Church for more Trunk or Treating fun. They will also have snacks, games, and candy too! All families are welcome! 3-4:30 PM Fees: Free Location: Trinity Church - 308 Oneida St First Lutheran - 311 W Mackie St Contact: - heidi@firstluthbd.org

10-28 - Trick or Treat in City of Beaver Dam Trick-or-treat in the City of Beaver Dam between the hours of 4 to 6 p.m. Residents wishing to participate should have their outdoor or porch lights on during these hours. 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Fees: There is no fee for participants to Trick or Treat. Location: These Trick or Treat hours apply ONLY to the City of Beaver Dam. Other jurisdictions may or may not hold the same hours for their Trick or Treat event. Contact: This city wide event is not coordinated by any one individual or organization. - info@beaverdamchamber.com

10-28 - Pumpkin Drop at Wisconsin Aviation Drop a pumpkin from an aircraft $30 for two drops. We supply the pumpkins, or your can bring your own. Bring the kids. Just watching the pumpkins explode when they hit the target is a lot of fun. Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Refreshments and food available. AIRPLANE RIDES offered by CAF (Commemorative Air Force) in a WWII North American SNJ-5 (the naval version of the Texan AT-6). Cost: $300 for a 30-minute experience of a lifetime! All proceeds used by CAF to support the upkeep of the aircraft. To prebuy a ride, visit https://www.cafwi.org/rides.html. Check out the flyer at beaverdamchamber.com/docs/pdfs/pumpkin.pdf 9AM to 3PM Fees: $30 for two pumpkins to drop from aircraft.
$10 if you supply your own aircraft
No cover charge come and watch! Location: Wisconsin Aviation Juneau. Dodge County Airport N6491 State Highway 26 Juneau Wisconsin Contact: Mary Gasper mary.gasper@wisconsinaviation.com 920-386-2402 - mary.gasper@wisconsinaviation.com

10-30 - BDLIA Monthly Meeting The monthly meeting of the Beaver Dam Lake Improvement Association (BDLIA) will be held the last Tuesday of each month at the Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce, located at 127 S. Spring St. beginning at 7 pm. The public is welcome to attend and ask questions or make comments before the meeting begins. For more information: Bill Boettge, 920-356-1200. Info@bdlia.org www.bdlia.org 7:00 pm Fees: Free Location: Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce 127 S. Spring St. Contact: Bill Boettge, 920-356-1200 - bdliainc@yahoo.com

11-01 - Leadership Luncheon Balancing Your Day Featuring Kay Stellpflug It’s not about time, it’s about energy. Everyone feels overworked and with not enough time for all the things we want to do. If we are honest with ourselves, and determine just what we are willing to “put on our bandwidth” we may find a little light at the end of the tunnel. Join us for a lively and thought provoking discussion about balance, time and plenty of other great ideas from Kay. This energetic presentation will allow you plenty of time to think, relax and ask questions of Kay, yourself and those around you. There will be plenty of time for audience questions and discussions. Noon to 12:45 pm Fees: FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
(bring your own lunch) Location: Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce 127 S. Spring St. Contact: Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce (920) 887-8879 - info@beaverdamchamber.com

11-08 - Art On The Town with Kris Schumacher-Rasmussen Love art? Love wine? If you answered yes, you won't want to miss this event. Enjoy a glass of complimentary wine and create a painting from scratch with help from area artist Kris Schumacher-Rasmussen. No prior painting experience is required. Visit our Facebook page prior to the event to vote for your favorite painting design. The design with the most votes is the one we will paint together! Space is limited, and all participants must register in advance. We hope to see you there! REGISTRATION 6:30PM-7:00PM, EVENT 7:00PM-9:00PM Fees: $0/Free (21+) Location: Old Hickory Golf Club W7596 Highway 33 East, Beaver Dam, WI Contact: Dodge County Women's Club Julie Sena 920.885.6090 - info@dodgecountywomensclub.com

11-10 - Skaters Unlimited Banquet You are invited to attend this adults-only fundraising event, featuring dinner, games, raffles and an auction. Money raised from the banquet will go to support the non-profit Beaver Dam Family Center and its community-oriented mission to provide positive and healthy programs to area youth. 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. Fees: Tickets are $40 each. They can be purchased, in advance, at the Family Center (609 Gould St) or at the door. Location: Old Hickory Golf Club W7596 State Road 33 Beaver Dam, WI 53916 Contact: Steve Helmer 920-210-9087 srhelmer1313@hotmail.com - srhelmer1313@hotmail.com

11-11 - Barking Bingo Thrivent Financial of Waupun is holding a special event for the Dodge County Humane Society on Sunday Nov. 11th at 12 - 5pm at The Chapel of Archangels in Beaver Dam. The event is called 'Barking Bingo' in which we as a community are trying to raise money to the animals that are in severe need at Dodge County Humane Society. They are depleting on their supplies for the animals at the shelter, as are animals that been abandoned, neglected, or brought to the humane society because they were found wondering the area. These animals are needing extensive medical attention and treatments, overall daily cares to become healthier and be rehomed to a good family. We are asking for the community's help in anyway to help with this event as we are putting on a bake sale, silent auction, and bingo. We are asking citizens to bring in baked goods to sell, as they will receive 2 extra FREE spots for playing bingo and ask that all baked items be brought in from 12-12:30pm the day of the event. We are needing volunteers that day to help with the bake sale, silent auction, and bingo, as would appreciate all volunteers to be present at 12pm that day. We hope that you can be a blessing to this event and help us as well as these animals get the attention and cares that they are needing from our humane society. ---Any items given to the event will be announced to the Community and Dodge County Humane Society and recognized! Anyone interested in donating items or their time can contact Jenelle 920-296-6285 12pm - 5pm Fees: Fun for the whole family - No entry Fee
3 bingo cards for $5
Baked Sale Items will be less than $3/each
Silent Auction Items will obviously vary in price Location: The Chapel of Archangels 839 Madison St. Beaver Dam, WI 53916 Contact: Jenelle Ritter 920-296-6285 All donations can be brought in at 12noon the day of the event at The Chapel of Archangels or can be brought to Thrivent Financial of Waupun Jonathan Leonard's office at 9 Fond Du Lac St Waupun, WI (920)392-6846 9am - 5pm We can also pick up any items & can contact either of the numbers listed. - jenelle.ritter@thrivent.com

11-15 - Partners of BDCH Cookie Sale Sale of a variety of freshly baked cookies 8am - 2pm Fees: $6.50 per dozen Location: Beaver Dam Community Hospital Café and Main Lobby Contact: Gail Hope Henschel - hensch34@charter.net

12-05 through 12-07 - Partners of BDCH - The Nutman Sale Sale of small bags of nuts, chocolates, candies and snacks 9:30am - 2:30pm Fees: Various Prices Location: Beaver Dam Community Hospital Cafe Contact: Arletta Trejo - artrejo@charter.net

12-20 - Partnert of BDCH Cookie Sale Sale of a variety of freshly baked cookies 8am - 2pm Fees: $6.50 per dozen Location: Beaver Dam Community Hospital Café and Main Lobby Contact: Gail Hope Henschel - hensch34@charter.net

02-23 - 3rd Annual Youth Expo This event offers entertainment, games and lots of interactive booths where businesses and organizations can highlight their services and the youth of our community can get a taste of things they can get involved with in our area. This event is for all ages with something for everyone. 10:00am - 2:00 pm Fees: This is a free event. Food is available for purchase. Location: BDCAS in The Watermark 209 S. Center St Beaver Dam, WI Contact: Joan Hohenstein, Activities Specialist at BDCAS, 920-887-4639 x107 or email jhohenstein@cityofbeaverdam.com - jhohenstein@cityofbeaverdam.com

 

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