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Thursday, March 30

The Richland Center Mobile Food Pantry that was scheduled for March 16 has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 30 from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM at Eagle School.

The Boaz Lions Club will serve a soup supper on Thursday, March 30 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM at the Boaz Community Building. Meals will include a choice of chili, chicken noodle or potato soup, dessert and a beverage. Cost for a meal is $10 for adults, $5 for kids age 6 to 12 and free for children ages 4 and under. Carry outs will also be available. Money will go to support the Boaz area community needs.

Heaven Bound Church, Lone Rock will hold a Praise and Prayer event on Thursdays at the church. The event starts at 5:30 PM with a soup and sandwich meal followed by praise, worship and prayer at 6:00 PM. The church is located at 34522 County Line Road, between Highway 14 and County JJ.

Celebrate Recovery, a 12 step recovery program, meets Thursdays from 6:15 PM to 8:00 PM at the Nazarene Outreach Center. For more information or a ride call Tom at 608-604-4510 or Laura at 608-604-6780. 

Friday, March 31

The UW Platteville-Richland Theater Department will present The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2 and again Friday, April 7th and Saturday, April 8th at the Coppertop Theatre. Performances Friday March 31 and Saturday, April 1 will be at 7:00 PM and Sunday, April 2 at 1:00 PM. Performances Friday, April 7th and Saturday April 8th will be held at 7:00 PM. Tickets at the door will be $5.

Saturday, April 1

A bake shop and breakfast event will be held on Saturday, April 1st at First Lutheran Church, Lone Rock from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

The Weston Class of 2026 Spring Arts and Craft Fair on Saturday, April 1 will run from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Weston Elementary Gym. Concessions will be served at the event.

The 11th Annual Vernon County Sheriff's Office 5-K-9 Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run at the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, Viroqua, Saturday, April 1st. The Kids Fun Run, which is a ¼ mile run, will start at 9:00 AM, for kids 11 and under. Following the Kids Fun Run, the 5K Run/Walk will start. Registration at the day of the event is $25.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church will hold a special Mornings with Mom Easter event on Saturday, April 1 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM at the church. The day will include storytime, crafts, music and an Easter egg hunt. The church is located at 25500 Rockbridge School Street.

The Brewer Public Library Seed Swap event will be Saturday, April 1 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM at the library. The event will start with the Intro to Seed Saving Class followed up by the seed swap.

The Ben Huebsch Poker Run Rally will be Saturday, April 1 at the Village Pump in Ithaca. A brat/hot dog meal will be served at 1:00 PM. Cost for a meal is $10. Other activities include the Poker Run, music and a silent auction.

Sunday, April 2

The Richland Center Class of 1968 will hold a benefit dance and fundraiser for Mike Burns and Mike and Michell Goebel on Sunday, April 2 at the Phoenix Center from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Doors will open at 9:30 AM for silent auction donations. A donation of $10 at the door is suggested. There will be music provided by Monty Berger and the Country Gold Band, food, raffles and a bake sale and silent auction.

The Riverdale Community Band will hold rehearsals on Sundays April 2 and April 16 at 1:00 PM each Sunday at the Riverdale High School band room. Those needing to borrow an instrument should email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The concert will be held on Sunday, April 23 at 2:00 PM.

The Kickapoo Cowboy Church will meet Sunday, April 2, at 6:00 PM at the Old Oak Inn Banquet Hall in Soldiers Grove. This month's musical group will be the Unity Quartet. Cowboy Church will be held the first Sunday of each month through December.

Monday, April 3

The Over 50 Lunch & Learn will host virtual Tai Chi Exercise class every Monday and Wednesday at 1:00 PM at Bethel Home’s Care Cove 620 Garfield Ave. Viroqua. No equipment needed. All are welcome to attend for a free will donation.

Christy's Card Buddies Euchre will be held every Wednesday at 1:00 PM at the Avoca Village Hall. All are welcome to join.

The InHealth Community Wellness Clinic, Boscobel will hold its free clinic, Mondays from 5:00 to 8:00 at the clinic at 109 East Bluff Street, Boscobel.

The Roadrunner Coral choir group will hold rehearsals on Mondays at 6:00 PM at St. Barnabas Church (279 North Main Street). The concert is scheduled for April 21st at 7:00 PM at UW Platteville-Richland. All community members or campus alumni are invited to take part.

The Spring Green Lions Food Pantry will hold a community challenge for the month of April. For every $1 donated to the Spring Green Lions Club for the food pantry, the club will match with a $1 contribution up to $1000. Gifts may be sent to the Spring Green Lions Club, Attn: Food Pantry, PO Box 313, Spring Green, WI 53588. Checks may be made payable to "Spring Green Lions Club" and note Arena, Lone Rock or Spring Green in the memo line of your check.

Thursday, April 6

Vernon County Human Services Department will assist individuals with Power of Attorney for Healthcare documents the first Thursday of each month from 9:00 to Noon at the Aging & Disability Resource Center of Vernon County. To make an appointment call 608-637-5201 or 1-888-637-1323.

Friday, April 7

A community Ecumenical Good Friday Church Service will be held on Friday, April 7 at 1:00 PM at the Congregation Church, Lone Rock. All are welcome to attend.

Saturday, April 8

The Mill Creek Area Saddle Club Wellness Day event will be Saturday, April 8 starting at 8:00 AM at Boaz Park. There will be coggins testing, a chiropractor and equine massage therapy.

Sunday, April 9

The Highland Historical Society Euchre Tournament is held the second Sunday of each month at 1:00 PM at the Highland Historical Society Building. Cost to enter the tournament is $10 a person. For more information call 608-553-0988.

Monday, April 10

The Richland Center High School Baseball Team Cookout will be Monday, April 10 from 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM at Jones Chevrolet. They will be serving burgers, brats and hot dogs. Cost for a meal is $10. Proceeds will go to support the baseball team.

Tickets are now on sale for the Ithaca School Music Department Italian Dinner and Cabaret on Friday, April 28 in the Ithaca Community Gym. Doors open at 6:00 PM with the dinner to be served at 7:00 PM. Tickets are $15 and are available at Ithaca School or by calling 608-585-2311. The dinner includes dinner salad, bread, a choice of baked ziti or alfredo, and dessert. After dinner, there will be student performances to showcase the wide variety of student talent. Seats are limited.

 Richland County Senior Dining Meal sites are open to the public for in-person dining. The Woodman Senior Center will serve meals Monday through Thursday at noon each day. To make a reservation, call 608-647-2323 and leave a message with your name, date, and number of meals. The Germantown Senior Dining Meal Site, located at St. Anthony's School (32497 County Highway V, Cazenovia) is open Wednesdays with serving at 11:00. To reserve a meal, call 608-983-2798. The Bethlehem Community Center Senior Dining Meal Site (25500 Rockbridge School Street, Richland Center) is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday with serving at 11:30. To reserve a meal, call 608-647-3900 or 608-649-3269. All reservations must be made by 1:00 PM the day prior. The suggested donation for those age 60 and older is $3.50.

Saturday, April 15

Knights of Columbus Council 3492 will host bingo on Saturday, April 15th at 6:30 PM at the Richland Center Community Center. 

Thursday, April 20

The Mill Creek Area Saddle Club spaghetti supper on Thursday, April 20th will run from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at 12010 Highway 171, Boaz. Cost for a meal is $12 for adults, $8 for kids and free for children under the age of 5.

Sunday, May 21

The Friends of the Little Brown Church Spring Service at the Brown Church on May 21, will start at 10:30 AM. Pastor John Sumwalt will deliver the message. The church is located at 29864 Brown Church Road.