Black Earth & Mazomanie

Mazomanie

 

The Village of Mazomanie Board meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, except in December. The board meets on the first Tuesday of December.  All other committees meet on demand.

The Town Board of Mazomanie meets on the second Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m. in the Town Hall, 711 West Hudson Street.

The Wisconsin Heights School Board meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Step Room at the Middle School/High School.

The Mazomanie Free Library Board meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the library. 

The Friends of the Mazomanie Free Library meet the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m., also at the library. 

 

Mazomanie Free Library Hours 

Monday through Thursday:

10 a.m. to noon, 2-7 p.m.

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

“The Christian In Action Food Pantry’ will be open the second and fourth Saturday of each month from 10-11:30 a.m. in the Mazomanie Community Building at 9 Brodhead. At this time it will not be open on Tuesdays.

 

The Wildlife Forever ATV Club holds meetings the second Monday of every month unless indicated otherwise.  The club is accepting membership applications. Donations are always welcome. All proceeds go to signage for roads and trails. Contact Diane Halverson regarding questions at dianemariehalverson@gmail.com.

 

Greening Buelow American Legion and Auxiliary 437 will meet the first Tuesday of the month (except January) at the Community Building (Crescent St. entrance) potluck dinner 6:15, meeting at 7 p.m.

 

The Mazomanie Lions Club meets the first Monday of each month, at 6:30 p.m. at the Old Feed Mill, 114 Cramer St., Mazomanie.

 

There will be a public information meeting at Wisconsin Heights on November 3 concerning upcoming local park projects in Mazomanie. The meeting will be in the Step room, through the main entrance, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Topics include: 

The Walking Iron Trail/Great Sauk Trail/Wisconsin River bridge.

Walking Iron Wildlife Area – large wetland restoration project.

Walking Iron County Park – natural area restoration update and timber harvest, Black Earth Creek Improvements, and general park updates.

The Dane County Land and Water Resources Department staff and project partners will be there.

 

Black Earth

 

The Village Board of Black Earth meets the first week on the month at 6:30 p.m. in the municipal building. Call the village office at (608)767-4901 for specific meeting days and dates.

The Town Board of Black Earth usually meets at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month in the lower level of 1116 Mills Street, Black Earth. Information about scheduled meetings is available on the town website calendar.

The Town Board of Berry meets the third Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 9046 State Road 19, Mazomanie. Information about scheduled meetings is available on the town website.

The Town Board of Vermont meets monthly, typically on the second Monday of each month at the Vermont Town Hall beginning at 7:00 p.m.

The Black Earth Historical Society meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Black Earth History Center, 1022 Blue Mounds Street. The public is welcome.      

 

Black Earth Public Library Hours

Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

 

Heights Unlimited Community Resource Center, 1529 State St. (Hwy 14), Suite B, Black Earth, offers food, clothing and more to residents in the following ZIP codes: 53503, 53515, 53517, 53528, 53560. Distribution is 4-6:30pm every Tuesday. Contact us at 608-767-3663 or email info@HeightsUnlimited.net. Interested in volunteering? Email ritajane622@gmail.com or michelle.ballweg@gmail.com.

 

Mickelsons-Martin American Legion Post 313 meets the second Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at the Legion Hall located at 1116 Mills Street Black Earth. Call Dennis J. Wood at 608-767-3665 with any questions.

 

The Friends of the Black Earth Public Library are holding a silent auction of donated arts and crafts as a fundraiser. Donated items will be on display at the library for bids from Nov. 19 – Dec. 10. 

We invite you to contribute art or craft items. In past years Friends donated framed or unframed prints, canvas-printed photographs, original paintings, knitted goods, jewelry, wooden cutting boards/ lazy susans/ spoons/bowls, and voice lessons.  

Please drop off your item(s) by Nov. 17. Attach a note that includes your name, the item’s value and suggested minimum bid. For further information, contact Lisa Lutz 608-577-3350. 

Thank you for supporting the Black Earth Public Library!

 

The Black Earth Mickelsons-Martin American Legion Post 313 will be holding their “Steak Feed” on Saturday, November 13th, from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Black Earth fire hall. You will need to get your tickets ahead of time as there will be a limited number. There will be seating and drive in pickup orders available. Call 608-216-6799 and 608-215-1668 to get your tickets and to arrange for “drive in pickup” for the steak dinner. Tickets are $16 ordered ahead of the event and $18 at the door if there are any left.

 

The Black Earth Mickelsons-Martin American Legion Post 313 will be hosting their annual “Feather Bingo” on Saturday, November 6th, starting at 6:00 p.m. at the Black Earth fire hall. Many great prizes, including turkeys.