Community Events

Cakes @ The Lake - Hunt Hill

posted Aug 8, 2016, 9:33 AM by Ryan Quinn

Join Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary, in Sarona, on Saturday for the Cakes at the Lake program.

Cakes at the Lake is an all-you-care-to-eat pancake breakfast followed by a free nature program, great for all ages, sponsored by the Long Lake Preservation Association.

August's nature topic will focus on Beavers with retired WDNR furbearer ecologist, John Olson.

Breakfast is served from 8:00-9:45am and the program begins at 10:00am.

Menu includes buttermilk and lemon poppy seed pancakes, sausage, fresh fruit, and beverages.

Cost for breakfast is $7 per adult, $3 per child ages 5-12, and free for children 4 and under.

For more information, call Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary at 715-635-6543, email info@hunthill.org, or visit www.hunthill.org

LFRC Lake Run 2016

posted Aug 8, 2016, 9:09 AM by Ryan Quinn

Lakeland Family Resource Center invites you to participate in the 2016 Lake Run on Saturday, September 3rd, starting at 8a.

The race is on rain or shine.

All the proceeds benefit families in Washburn County.

To register go to runsignup.com or call LFRC at 715-635-4669.

Shooting Stars

posted Jul 26, 2016, 5:38 AM by Ryan Quinn


JOIN US FOR THE SHOOTING STARS WALK/RUN BENEFIT THIS SATURDAY (JULY 30TH) AT THE CUMBERLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL.


SHOOTING STARS PROVIDES EMERGENCY CARE BAGS TO FAMILIES THAT HAVE CHILDREN IN PEDIATRIC EMERGENCIES.  MONIES RAISED FROM THE BENEFIT PURCHASE ITEMS FOR THOSE CARE BAGS SUPPLIED TO LOCAL HOSPITALS AND CLINICS ACROSS THREE STATES!


REGISTER FOR THE 2 MILE WALK OR THE 5 MILE RUN, OR SIMPLY COME OUT FOR THE PANCAKE BREAKFAST FROM 8 TO 10:30.  PLUS THERE’S A SILENT AUCTION AND RAFFLES.


CLICK HERE TO GET REGISTERED

Rice Lake Slow Pitch Softball CO-ED League

posted Jul 25, 2016, 5:40 AM by Ryan Quinn

The Rice Lake Slow Pitch Softball CO-ED league starts August 9. Games are Tuesday and Thursday nights for four weeks and one week pod tournament. Roster and team fee $225.00 must be in by July 29th.

You can send payment to...
Rice Lake Slow Pitch
P.O. box 13
Rice Lake, Wis 54868
If you have any questions call Darlene Kraft (Home phone) 715 434--8421 (Cell phone) 715 651-3332

Bonifeast 2016

posted Jul 25, 2016, 5:38 AM by Ryan Quinn

Bonifeast 2016 will be held on Sunday at St. Boniface Parish in Chetek.

The day starts with an 11 AM Mass with a Charcoal Chicken Dinner from 11AM-2PM.

Cost is $9.00 for adults with children nine to five $5.00 and children four and under are free.

Carry outs available. Plus a 50/50 Raffle, Quilt Sale And Quilt Raffle. Everyone is welcome.

Red Cedar Symphony @ the Veteran's Memorial Park Bandshell

posted Jul 25, 2016, 5:37 AM by Ryan Quinn

The Red Cedar Symphony will play its free annual “pops” concert in the park on Tuesday, August 2nd at 7 p.m. at the bandshell in Veteran’s Memorial Park in Rice Lake.

Once again they’ll be performing a buffet of popular pieces including medleys from “Pirates of the Caribbean,” “Wicked,” “Star Wars,” and more!

Bring a lawn chair and a snack, and enjoy the breeze off the lake along with some terrific live music. It’s a great way to spend a summer evening, and admission is free.

Washburn County Fair 2016 Schedule of Events

posted Jul 25, 2016, 5:24 AM by Ryan Quinn

ENJOY THE 2016 WASHBURN COUNTY FAIR, JULY 28TH THROUGH THE 31ST IN SPOONER.

ADMISSION IS TWO DOLLARS PER PERSON OR FIVE DOLLARS PER CARLOAD.

THURSDAY
8:00 am – Noon Entry Registration at Fair Office

5:00 pm Carnival Opens-$15 Wristbands from 5-9pm

6:00 pm Gymkhana Horse Show in Arena

7:00 pm Those Guys (live band)

7:30 pm Kiddie Tractor Pull – next to the Small Animal Barn


FRIDAY
Free Admission for Veterans (With military ID)

Noon Carnival Opens-$15 Wristbands from 12-4pm

6:00 pm T & C Rodeo (Mutton Bustin), Tug-O-War Contest and Old Fashioned Games - Arena

7:00-10:00 pm 2nd Time Around Band (live band)

Duke Otherwise (multiple performances throughout the day)

Les Millard Classic Country Music


SATURDAY
Loony Lutherans - (multiple performances throughout day)

In Capable Hands - (multiple performances throughout day)

8:00-10:30 am 4-H Pancake Breakfast – 4-H Food Stand

Noon Carnival Opens-$15 Wristbands from 12-4pm

7:00 pm In Capable Hands Pre Auction Show - Connecting Link

Livestock Show & Sale Auction – Connecting Link

Cook & Belle

10:00 pm Fireworks – Set off from the Arena but seen from almost everywhere!


SUNDAY
10:00 am Whips & Wheels Horse Show – Arena

11:00 am The Veggie 500 Produce Racing – Next to the Food Stand

Noon Carnival Opens-$15 Wristbands from 12-4pm

1:30 pm Talent Contest – Stage

4:00 pm Fair Closes.......See you next year!

LUMBERJACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS JULY 28TH-30TH

posted Jul 25, 2016, 5:20 AM by Ryan Quinn   [ updated Jul 25, 2016, 5:21 AM ]

WE’LL BE AT THE LUMBERJACK WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN HAYWARD THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY JULY 28TH-30TH. MORE THAN A HUNDRED COMPETITORS COMPETE FOR MORE THAN $50,000 IN PRIZE MONEY.


 IT’S ONE OF THE LARGEST LUMBERJACK COMPETITION PURSES IN THE WORLD.

THURSDAY NIGHT IS MOUNTAIN DEW FAMILY NIGHT! 
GENERAL ADMISSION IS ONLY $40 FOR TWO ADULTS AND FOUR CHILDREN. 
HEAD OVER TO THE SBI PEPSI MOUNTAIN DEW TENT AREA AND ENJOY FREE GAMES AND WIN MERCHANDISE.

Get Tickets HERE.

Lumberjack World Championships


American Legion Burger Night

posted Jul 22, 2016, 11:17 AM by Ryan Quinn

The American Legion Burger Night is on Wednesday from 5p-7p at the Rice Lake Veterans Center.

Menu includes burgers, wings, shrimp and more.

Bar opens at 4p daily. The public is welcome.

Dean's List @ RL Elk's Lodge

posted Jul 22, 2016, 11:16 AM by Ryan Quinn

The Rice Lake Elk’s Lodge will host the Dean’s List on Wednesday from 6pm-9pm. The Summer Performance Benefits We Share Food Pantry.

The Rice Lake Elks Lodge Banquet Hall is located at 36 East Eau Claire Street.

No Admission Fee.

Donations given to We Share Food Pantry-Cash or Non Perishable Food Products

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