Highlights from the Nov. 20
edition of The Sounder
Village Budget Includes Street Repairs in 2015 -- The Village of Random Lake's proposed budget for 2015 includes some street and utility repairs on Franzen St. and Allen St. The annual budget hearing will be held on Mon., Dec. 8. Read more about the budget.
Goehring Family Donates Commercial Building to Random Lake Historical Society -- Sharon and Bill Goehring have donated the never used commercial building at the intersection of 1st St. and Carroll St. to the Random Lake Area Historical Society. The society operates Kathy's 111 Trackside Café and the museum, also located in that block.
Adell OK's Village Budget for 2015 -- The village board also approved a conditional use permit for an addition to the Adell Cooperative Feed Mill.
Angels, Essays Sought by Random Lake Area Historical Society -- Random Lake's museum needs angels to display for its "Angels Among Us" exhibit, which debuts on the Night of Lights (Dec. 5). It also is sponsoring an "Angels Among Us" essay contest. For more information visit Kathy's 111 Trackside Café or contact Holli Feutz 414/852-7030 or 920/994-2214.
Cast Members Sought for "The Living Nativity" -- This year Lakeshore Productions Inc. will present "The Living Nativity" during Random Lake's "Night of Lights" celebration on Fri., Dec. 5. There are many non-speaking roles, such as angels, shepherds and townspeople, plus a few adult roles. For information on how to participate please contact Maureen Schommer 262/692-2575. The "Night of Lights" also will have many activities at Lakeview Community Library and the Random Lake Historical Museum.
Fundraiser for Terry Borkenhagen Arrives Sat., Nov. 22 -- Terry is in his second round of battling pancreatic cancer. There will be indoor and outdoor activities at Globe Lanes in Random Lake, starting at 10 a.m., such as a brat fry, silent auction, raffles and more -- plus an afternoon 9-pin bowling tournament.
Random Lake Area Historical Society Offers Thursday Programs for Seniors -- 1st Thursdays have a birthday party for seniors from 10 a.m. to noon. 2nd Thursdays have foot clinics from 1:30 to 3 p.m. 3rd Thursdays have a guest speaker at 10 a.m. 4th Thursdays feature a travel program starting at 10 a.m. Read more about it.
Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service Arrives Wed., Nov. 26 -- All are welcome to participate in this Thanksgiving tradition on Wed., Nov. 26, at 7:30 p.m. at Random Lake High School. There will be a collection of nonperishable food and donations for the Random Lake Interfaith Food Pantry. Pastor Hap Itson of Zion United Methodist Church in Batavia will preach, and there will singing by the congregation and a Massed Choir. For more information contact The Sounder 920/994-9244.
Lakeview Community Library Offers Saturday Hours -- The library now is open from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturdays..
Obituaries in the Nov. 20 Edition -- Michael A. Schimberg, John Denis "Jack" Lutz, Joan M. (Paulus) Hughes, Richard P. "Dick" Vogel, Earl B. Beyer, Harvey P. Medinger, Daniel J. Feider, Edward P. Weyker (the obituary link above is updated daily).
Read 'The Sounding Board' -- This detailed calendar of events can be found on Pages 10-11 in every issue. It includes concerts, plays, art exhibits, dinners, brat fries, fundraisers, local government meetings, bloodmobile visits, family fun activities, and lots more.
Here Comes Girls' Basketball -- See preview articles in the Nov. 20 issue of The Sounder. Boys' basketball and wrestling will be previewed on Nov. 27.
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