-The Jingle Bell Open is Monday, August 1 at West Bend Lakes Golf Course. Registration is 10 a.m. This is the primary fundraiser for the West Bend Community Christmas Parade.
– Forward Dental in West Bend is hosting a ribbon cutting / open house on Wednesday, August 3 from 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
– Sculpture Feast, a culinary, art and music experience is Saturday, August 6 at Regner Park from 4:15 p.m. – 9 p.m. The Feast at 6 p.m. features The Norbert, Café Soeurette and West Bend Tap & Tavern. Cost is $35 per person or $25 for members of West Bend Friends of Sculpture. Tickets available at westbendsculpture.org or call Shawn at 262-644-9600.
-The Kettle Moraine YMCA is partnering with Paradise Springs Fitness to offer a new type of premiere personal training system that provides proven results. Sign up today as classes get underway Sept. 6.
-The Allenton Picnic is August 20 and 21.
-A big round of applause for Steiner Electric who fixed the lights in the marquee at the Downtown West Bend Theatre. Rob Steiner stepped up along with Kevin Zimmer who helped supply the replacement bulbs and they got the job done!
– Long-time West Bender Richard Burt won a 2016 custom-built Valenti Corvette Vendetta this week from WTMJ Radio during its 2016 Classic Free Ride giveaway. The Burts lived in West Bend for years and their kids went to the West Bend High Schools.
-Family Dollar, 1519 W Washington St. in West Bend is closing and a new Dollar Tree will be opening in its place. Family Dollar was bought out a year ago by Dollar Tree. This will be the second Dollar Tree store in West Bend; the other store is located in the Paradise Mall.
– West Bend High School Class of 1948 will hold its summer luncheon at Top of the Ridge, 113 Cedar Ridge Drive on August 20 at 12 p.m. Cost is $15.00. Call Dick at 438-5951 or Pat at 438-5938 for reservations.