MaidenRock Wisconsin
Calendar of Events

Senior Citizens Potluck & Meeting

Friday, April 24, 2015

Senior Center/Village Hall

 

Senior Citzens Meeting 11:30 A.M. Lunch 12:00 P.M.

100 Mile Garage Sale

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Various locations Around Lake Pepin

 

Enjoy 100 miles of garage sales. April 30th-May 3rd.

100milegaragesale.org

Village Board Meeting

Monday, May 04, 2015

5:00 P.M. Village Office

 

Monthly Village Board meeting

715 448-2205

Coffee Break

Monday, May 11, 2015

Maiden Rock United Methodist Church

 

Every 2nd Monday of the month at the Maiden Rock methodist church come and enjoy some coffee from 9:00 A.M.-10:30 A.M. *Everyone Welcome*

Maiden Rock Township meeting

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

6:30pm Town Hall

 

Town Hall monthly meeting

American Legion Steak Feed

Saturday, May 16, 2015

American Legion Hall

 

Come & Enjoy some great steak & visit with friends, family, & neighbors.

wegeerpost158@yahoo.com

maidenrocklegionpost158.org/Calendar.html

Seniors Arts & Crafts Day

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Senior Center/Village Hall

 

Seniors Arts & Crafts Day ~ 1:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. Bring a project to work on.

American Legion Meeting

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

6:00P.M. Legion Hall

 

American Legion meets 3rd Wednesday of the month. No Meetings December-March

Planning Commission Meeting

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

6:00 P.M. Village Hall

 

The Planning Commission Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month (only when necessary.)

Tour De Pepin Stops in Maiden Rock

Saturday, June 06, 2015

Maiden Rock

 

This half-century ride starts in Lake City and follows the Milieu tour to Stockholm. Take a brief stop at our rest area there, and then continue on another 9 miles to the scenic rest area past Maiden Rock. State Highway 35 hugs Lake Pepin along most of its Wisconsin shore and has been called one of the most scenic drives in America. Take in the view and ride back to Stockholm on the lake side of Hwy. 35. There, you can board a shuttle back to Lake City on the Pearl of the Lake paddlewheeler.

lakecity.org/tourdepepin/about.html

June Bloom Wine & Food

Saturday, June 06, 2015

10:00 A.M. -5:00 P.M. Great River Road Wine Trail

 

Enjoy a long weekend of romance and adventure on the Great River Road Wine Trail! 06/06/2015 & 06/07/2015 This special event presents ample opportunities to sample fine food and wine, from Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. Each winery on the Great River Road Wine Trail will feature their award winning wines and ciders paired with an array of local foods designed with gourmet flair. In addition to local foods, some wineries will also feature live music by local talent. cannon Advance tickets for the event are $25 per person. Each ticket holder will receive a wine trail glass and a six-bottle wine tote at the first winery visited. Their ticket and wine glass will entitle the holder to free wine and food tasting at each winery. You can pay for your ticket at the winery or online, using PayPal. Online purchasers should bring their PayPal receipt to the first winery visited. Plan to enjoy the event for the entire weekend, and visit all 12 wineries! Start as far away as you can, and work your way home! The Winona and La Crosse area is fairly centrally located on the trail and home of may fine B&B’s, guest houses, and motels. Book early this fill up during weekend events. Please have a designated driver (sorry no wine tasting, but a lot of great local food). Designated driver tickets are $10 per person and include wine glass and bottle tote.

greatriverroadwinetrail.org/events/

Maiden Rock Area Community Association Meeting

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

7pm Methodist Church

 

Potluck 6pm Meeting 7pm all welcome NO MEETING IN AUGUST & December

Maiden Rock Summerfest

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Village Park

 

More event details coming soon!

Cheese Curd Festival

Friday, June 26, 2015

East End Park Ellsworth WI

 

3 day festival celebrating the Cheese Curd! Visit the website for full event details.

ellsworthchamber.com/cheese-curd-festival.html

Bandhani resist-dye workshop & Trunk Show with International Folk Art Market artist Abduljabbar Khatri

Thursday, July 02, 2015

Cultural Cloth

 

Abduljabbar Khatri, Co-Founder of Sidr Craft, works with 150 artisans to produce Bandhani resist-dyed scarves and shawls. This ancient technique, thought to be over 5,000 yrs old, is practiced by generations of artisans in Gujarat, India. Jabbar, a master craftsman, has presented at the Santa Fe, New Mexico International Folk Art Market for several years. Workshop participants will learn stitching techniques used to ‘resist’ the dye resulting in elaborate patterns on 2 scarves you will create and take home. The cost of this full-day session is $189 and includes lunch and materials. Jabbar’s knowledge of resist-dye techniques will inform your own textile making practices applicable to quilters, sewers, garment makers and more. Any skill level is welcome.

store.culturalcloth.com/bandhani-dyeing-class/

715-607-1238

Bandhani resist-dye workshop & Trunk Show with International Folk Art Market artist Abduljabbar Khatri

Friday, July 03, 2015

Cultural Cloth

 

Abduljabbar Khatri, Co-Founder of Sidr Craft, works with 150 artisans to produce Bandhani resist-dyed scarves and shawls. This ancient technique, thought to be over 5,000 yrs old, is practiced by generations of artisans in Gujarat, India. Jabbar, a master craftsman, has presented at the Santa Fe, New Mexico International Folk Art Market for several years. Workshop participants will learn stitching techniques used to ‘resist’ the dye resulting in elaborate patterns on 2 scarves you will create and take home. The cost of this full-day session is $189 and includes lunch and materials. Jabbar’s knowledge of resist-dye techniques will inform your own textile making practices applicable to quilters, sewers, garment makers and more. Any skill level is welcome

store.culturalcloth.com/bandhani-dyeing-class/

715-607-1238

Rug Hooking with International Folk Art Market artist Rosemery Pacheco

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Cultural Cloth

 

Straight from Multicolores’ appearance at the Santa Fe Folk Art Market, cooperative member and rug hooking artist, Rosemery Pacheco, will travel to Wisconsin to teach a rug hooking workshop at Cultural Cloth. Under Rosemery’s guidance workshop Participants will design a small mat based on Guatemalan textile motifs then learn the rughooking process using strips of recycled clothing. The cost of this 2-day session is $229 and includes lunch and materials. Open to any skill level. To meet Rosemery is to be charmed by her ready smile and can-do attitude. Rosemery’s lessons are interspersed with stories of her life, endearing this motivated young woman to all she meets.

store.culturalcloth.com/rug-hooking-workshop/

715-607-1238

Rug Hooking Workshop

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Cultural Cloth

 

Straight from Multicolores’ appearance at the Santa Fe Folk Art Market, cooperative member and rug hooking artist, Rosemery Pacheco, will travel to Wisconsin to teach a rug hooking workshop at Cultural Cloth. Under Rosemery’s guidance workshop Participants will design a small mat based on Guatemalan textile motifs then learn the rughooking process using strips of recycled clothing. The cost of this 2-day session is $229 and includes lunch and materials. Open to any skill level. To meet Rosemery is to be charmed by her ready smile and can-do attitude. Rosemery’s lessons are interspersed with stories of her life, endearing this motivated young woman to all she meets.

store.culturalcloth.com/rug-hooking-workshop/

715-607-1238

Pierce County Fair

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Pierce County Fairgrounds

 

Come to Ellsworth Wisconsin for 4 days of fair rides, food, & entertainment. At the Pierce County Fair you will find something fun for the whole family.

www.co.pierce.wi.us/Fair/Fair_Main.php

Ragnar Relay -Great River

Friday, August 14, 2015

Maiden Rock

 

Ragnar Relay Great River is the overnight running relay event of the summer. Your team will start on the bank of the Mississippi River in Winona, conquer the course under the stars and along rolling farmland, and finish back on the river in Downtown Minneapolis. This Ragnar has both challenging legs and beginner level legs for all of your teammates. It also has one of the best finish line parties and some of the friendliest volunteers! This fun race will be coming through Maiden Rock sometime throughout the night.

ragnarrelay.com/race/greatriver

American Legion Steak Feed

Saturday, August 15, 2015

American Legion Hall

 

Come & Enjoy some great steak & visit with friends, family, & neighbors.

wegeerpost158@yahoo.com

maidenrocklegionpost158.org/Calendar.html

Laura Ingalls Wilder Days

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Pepin WI

 

Laura Ingalls Wilder Days is a family-oriented event featuring arts & educational entertainment based on the early American pioneer experience of storybook author Laura Ingalls Wilder. It's held annually (the second full weekend in September) in the village and surrounding hillsides of her birthplace - Pepin, Wisconsin.

lauradays.org/

Holiday Wine & Food Festival

Saturday, November 14, 2015

10:00 A.M. -5:00 P.M. Great River Road Wine Trail

 

Start your celebration of the season by enjoying holiday foods and wines on the Great River Road Wine Trail! 11/14/2015 & 11/15/2015 Advance tickets for the event are $25 per person. Each ticket holder will receive a wine trail glass and a six-bottle wine tote at the first winery visited. Their ticket and wine glass will entitle the holder to free wine and food tasting at each winery. You can pay for your ticket at the winery or online, using PayPal. Online purchasers should bring their PayPal receipt to the first winery visited. Plan to enjoy the event for the entire weekend, and visit all nine wineries! Start as far away as you can, and work your way home!! Please have a designated driver (sorry no wine tasting, but a lot of great local food). Designated driver tickets are $10 per person. Enjoy the featured wines and ciders paired with holiday foods, at each of the wineries on the Trail!

greatriverroadwinetrail.org/events/

 

 

 

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