Aldo Leopold Weekend – March 4-6, 2011 University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor Aldo Leopold led groundbreaking conservation work in the 1930s and 1940s. Lake Mills is hosting a weekend celebration honoring Leopold’s vision of land as “a community to which we belong.” Friday, 3/4 at the L.D. Fargo Library at 7pm, enjoy a film and presentation. Enjoy community conversations and readings at various businesses in downtown Lake Mills on Saturday, 3/5: Water House Foods from 9:30-11:30am; Sweet Lips Gallery from 1-2:30pm, and The Wine Vineyard from 3-5pm. On Sunday, 3/6 from 1-4pm, come to Faville Grove/Crawfish Prairie at W7480 Prairie Lane (4 miles north of Lake Mills) for a Hands-on Prairie Work Party. (608) 220-9563
Katie was the Executive Director of the Lake Mills Main Street Program from 2011 to 2019 and was the Secretary for the Jefferson County Tourism Council. In 2019, she retired to explore a new fashion degree and travel throughout the world. Katie was also a writer and contributed a great deal of copy for our website and printed guide. She was a great asset to our organization and we'll miss her!