October 17, 2011 – “The Importance of Being Earnst”

Importance of being Earnerst

Brought to you by the Aquila Theatre, enjoy the tale of Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, both young men bend the truth to add a dash of excitement to their lives. 7:30pm

General Public – $29 – $26 – $19

Students – $14.25

Whitewater – Young Auditorium, 930 W. Main St.

(262) 472-2222


October 17 – November 16, 2011 – “Across the Divide”

The Crossman Gallery, together with the Visual Arts Center at the University of Texas at Austin, is organizing an exhibition of contemporary Chinese artists who are currently working in academia across the United States.

HOURS: Monday – Friday from 10am-5pm Monday; Thursday evening from 6pm-8pm; Saturday from 1pm-4pm.

Whitewater – UW-W Center of the Arts

Crossman Gallery (First Floor), 950 W. Main St.

(262) 472-5708 – http://blogs.uww.edu/crossman/

October 18, 2011 – Macbeth

General Public – $29 – $26 – $19; Students – $14.25

Brought to you by Aquila Theatre. Enjoy this classic tale of witches, murder, insanity, trickery, temptation and deceit. 7:30pm

Whitewater – Young Auditorium, 930 W. Main St.

(262) 472-2222


October 22 – 23, 2011 – Earth, Wood, and Fire Artist Tour

Hop in the car (or on your bike) and take a day to explore theearth wood and fire beautiful countryside of South Central Wisconsin while taking a self-guided tour of 20 locations featuring fine art and fine crafts created by Wisconsin artists. The locations are open from 10am-5pm each day of the tour. Many locations will include live demonstrations as well.

Twenty locations throughout South Central Wisconsin

(920) 568-0333 – http://www.earthwoodandfiretour.com

October 22 – 23, 2011 – Premium Outlets Pink Event

Team up with Johnson Creek Premium Outlets and support Susan G Komen for the Cure. Information, refreshments and prizes throughout the weekend.

Johnson Creek – I94 & Hwy 26, Exit 267

(920) 699-4111 – http://www.premiumoutlets.com/johnsoncreek

October 22, 2011 – Harvest Halloween at the Market

Celebrate the fall harvest and Halloween at the Fort Farmers Market Saturday October 22 8am-12pm. Plan to arrive in costume, as there will be a kids costume contest at 10am between music sets. Your favorite farmer may look a little bit scary as you and your family trick or treat at each market stand. 15+ additional artists and artisans will be on hand for our monthly Arts Saturday as well as live music, free Halloween crafts at the Kid Creativity Tent and other fall activities for the whole family.

Fort Atkinson – Milwaukee Avenue Municipal Parking Lot near Rock River, 1 block off of Main Street across from the Post Office and Dwight Foster Library.

(920) 563-3210 – http://www.fortfarmersmarket.com

October 22, 2011 – Fall Family Expo

Save the date! Saturday, Oct. 22 for the 8th Annual Home Show, Craft Fair, Health Fair, Kids Activities and more at the Jefferson County Fair Park Activity Center from 10am-5pm.

Jefferson – Jefferson County Fair Park Activity Center

(920) 674-2679

October 23, 2011 – Spooktacular

Trick or Treat at the Golden Living Center!

Watertown – Golden Living Center, 121 Hospital Drive

(920) 261-5185

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.