March 15, 2013 – Taste of Art Workshop Weekend

Art ThrivesAn opportunity for anyone to develop their creative abilities with hand on interactive classes led by 10 experienced Cambridge artists; photography, painting, textiles, writing, pottery, polymer jewelry, felting, hat making and batik. Each class lasts 2 1/2 hours, registration required.

9am – 5:30pm

Workshops include:

  • Creating a Felted Vessel – Instructor Mary Wallace
  • Woodfired Bakers – Instructor Mark Skudlarek
  • Beginning Flameworking – Instructor Cindy Parmer
  • Everyday Creativity – Instructor Kristin Stockwell
  • Beginning Silk Painting – Instructor Sydney Krieger
  • Knitting in Circles – Instructor Karen Anderson
  • Freehand Embroidery over Watercolor – Instructor Helen Beck
  • My Personal Beautiful Beads – Instructor Loretta Duam Byrne
  • The Story Only You Can Tell – Instructor John Lehman
  • The Art of Photograpny – Instructor Grace Leonard
  • Faces in the Clay – Instructor Ric Lamore
  • Hat Tricks – Instructor Simone Mausser

Registration and display of workshop items at Camrock Cafe & Sport

Cambridge – 217 West Main St

Cambridge Arts Council – (608)423-3780

 March 16, 2013 – Humane Society of Jefferson County Rabies Clinic

All rabies vaccinations will be good for one year unless a rabies certificate is provided as proof of a prior rabies vaccination.  (Rabies tags CANNOT be accepted.)  Cats must be contained in carriers and dogs must be on leash.  Accepted methods of payment are cash or check to be made on the day of the event (no pre-pay).  Sponsored by: Waterloo Veterinary Clinic

1pm – 3pm

Jefferson – 503 North Jackson Avenue –

(920) 674-2048

 March 16, 2013 – Winter Wine Fest and Craft Show

8th annual wine fest/craft show. 16 Wisconsin wineries for tastings, meet the wine masters and enjoy.  Also a retail wine booth with special prices for the day. Great food, music and 60 crafters with creations from furniture, yard art, oil paintings, jewelry, photography, pictures, wearable art clothing, The Nut Man, dips,  and many more creations. This event is sponsored by Calico Cottage~Rock River Winery and Watertown Kiwanis….Top the day off with homemade ice cream….


Jefferson – 503 North Jackson Ave – (920) 261-9460

 March 16,k 2013 – History Workshop

History Workshop: How to Care for Your Photographs & Paper Documents.  Participate in this workshop to learn how best to treat your important photos and documents: what to do and what not to do.  Bring photos and documents along and ask questions about how to treat problems.  Museum-quality archival storage materials will be available for purchase in the museum’s bookshop.


Fort Atkinson – 401 Whitewater Avenue


 March 17, 2013 – Johnson Creek Historical Society Easter Egg Display

Easter EggsThe Johnson Creek Historical Society will have a display of Easter Eggs and Easter decoration at the Historical Society Museum on March 17th from 2 -to 4 pm.

Seasonal items will be displayed and demonstrations will be given on different techniques for dyeing eggs.

2:00pm – 4:00pm

Johnson Creek – 110 Aztalan St.




Katie Otto is a freelance writer who provides JCTC with some spectacular content and information. She's previously held the role of Secretary for the Jefferson County Tourism Council, has assembled our Monthly Newsletter and was the Executive Director for the Lake Mills Main Street Program, a non-profit community organization that is dedicated to the preservation, growth and vitality of Lake Mills through public events and active community involvement.