Category Archives: General

2nd Annual Trivia Night

The Second Annual Trivia Night, sponsored by the Friends of The Gathering Place will be held on Saturday, November 3. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the contest starts at 7:00. A cash bar will be available and free lunch will be served. Prizes are awarded after each round. The cost is $20 per person…
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Sock Hop

Let's Go To The Hop! Sock Hop Friday, October 19! The term "sock hop" came about when dancers had to remove their shoes and dance in socks or stockings to protect the varnished floor of the gymnasium and to get better slides in dance forms like the twist, mashed potatoes, hand jive and others. Sock…
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WIC Baby Blankets

WIC Baby Blankets Babies who benefit from these talents are part of this area's Women Infant Children (WIC) Program and the goal of the 30" x 40" quilts is to promote breastfeeding. The next WIC work/fun day will be Thursday, October 25 at The Gathering Place. Volunteers who would like to share their talents to…
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Agrace Hospice and Palliative Care

On Friday, October 26 we will be going over to Agrace in Janesville to learn about their programs. Agrace does have a Hospice Care Program but they also have many other services.  Amy Cowan will be taking us on a tour of the building and the grounds and describing what their programs cover.  There will…
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