– The Washington County Historical Society will unveil a new name and logo on Tuesday, May 24 at 4 p.m. at the Old Courthouse Museum.
– West Bend School District students and staff will participate in Chalk the Walk on Saturday, May 21 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. creating chalk drawings on the sidewalk between Hobby Lobby and Kohl’s parking lots.
– Pepper Burruss, trainer with the Green Bay Packers, is coming to The Columbian Banquet Hall on Tuesday, May 17 at 5:15 p.m. on behalf of an evening of entertainment put on by The Threshold Inc. For tickets call 338-1188.
– Ashley Reichert from the Town of Wayne has declared her candidacy for Washington County Clerk. “Taxpayers of Washington County deserve a County Clerk worthy of following in the footsteps of our current Clerk, Brenda Jaszewski,” said Reichert. “I’m guided by my faith and the conservative principles I was raised on, the same values and strong moral compass that I believe reflect our beautiful county.” Reichert and her husband of 5 years, live in West Bend with their three children.
-There will be a dedication of the “Soaring Eagle” sculpture Monday, May 16, at 5 p.m. outside the West Bend Police Department. The project was a collaboration between the WBPD, West Bend Friends of Sculpture, City of West Bend and sculptor Jeremy Wolf.
– Bike Friendly West Bend is hosting Bike to Work Day from 6 a.m. – 8 a.m. on May 20 at the train depot on the Eisenbahn State Trail. There will be free coffee and snacks, cycling-related raffle, fix-a-flat clinic and tech support to all participants.