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NEW RICHMOND, WI – After we turned back the clocks on November 5th and temperatures continue to fall, St. Croix County Public Health wants to remind residents to take action to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.

“As colder weather arrives, we start seeing more carbon monoxide poisonings,” said Ed Thurman, Environmental Health Specialist. “Now is the time for St. Croix County residents to make sure their heating sources and carbon monoxide detectors are in good working order.”

  • NEW RICHMOND, WI – After we turned back the clocks on November 5th and temperatures continue to fall, St. Croix County Public Health wants to remind residents to take action to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.

    “As colder weather arrives, we start seeing more carbon monoxide poisonings,” said Ed Thurman, Environmental Health Specialist. “Now is the time for St. Croix County residents to make sure their heating sources and carbon monoxide detectors are in good working order.”

  • TOWN OF BALDWIN, WI – The monthly meeting of the Botany Belles & Beaus Garden Club will be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017, 6:30 p.m., at the Baldwin Town Hall.

  • RIVER FALLS, WI – St Croix Valley Master Gardeners will learn to incorporate nature and natural materials into Christmas and other holiday displays at the Thursday, November 16, meeting.  Lola Higgins, an avid naturalist and instructor at Garden Divas in River Falls, will demonstrate indoor and outdoor holiday décor using natural materials.  She’ll discuss how to pre-plan your garden, and calendar, to harvest materials for displays from early October to after Christmas.  

  • BALDWIN, WI – Learn about critical water issues in St. Croix County and surrounding areas. A Clean Water Forum is being held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., at the Baldwin Agricultural Services Center 1960 8th Avenue, Baldwin, WI 54002.

  • GLENWOOD CITY, WI – West CAP is celebrating its 26th year hosting the Holiday Gift Program for local families in the Glenwood City, Boyceville, and Spring Valley School Districts. The program is open to low-income households with children ages birth to 18 years. Last year we were able to serve just under 200 children.

  • Tuesday Community Supper November 7, 2017

    BALDWIN, WI – The Tuesday Community Supper is served the first Tuesday of every month at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 1350 Florence Street, Baldwin, Wisconsin, 54002. 

  • MENOMONIE, WI – This holiday season, WESTconsin Credit Union (WCU) will host The Mitten Tree campaign—a Kindness Counts initiative. Each office will display The Mitten Tree—a tree in its lobby decorated with donated mittens, gloves, hats, scarfs and more.

    The purpose of The Mitten Tree is to collect cold weather apparel and accessories for those in need as the winter season’s sub-zero temperatures set in. Last year, the credit union collected 2,250 items and $2,747.46 in support of this cause.

  • NEW RICHMOND, WI -- The election for the next governor of Wisconsin is up and running and many of the candidates, likely to be our next governor are coming to St Croix County.

  • NEW RICHMOND, WI — On Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 2 p.m. the community is invited to First Presbyterian Church at 1901 Vine Street in Hudson, to take a walk in the shoes of someone with dementia through the use of the internationally known Virtual Dementia Tour. The Virtual Dementia Tour is a 10 minute sensory experience that gives those with full cognition the ability to understand what the disease of dementia sounds, looks and feels like. 

  • GLENWOOD CITY, WI – Our annual meeting and program will be held at the Glenwood City Community Center at 217 W. Oak St. on Sunday afternoon October 29, 2017, beginning at 2:00 p.m. The program will feature speaker Wesley Franklin. Wesley is a Glenwood City native and attends UW-River Falls. He is passionate about history, founding a Student History Club while in high school and he also serves as Vice President of the Glenwood Historical Society.

  • Woodville Senior Center fundraiser @ Culvers

    WOODVILLE, WI – The Woodville Senior Center (WSC) will be hosting their annual fundraiser at Culver’s of Baldwin on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Visit Culver’s between 4:30-7:30 p.m., and Culvers will donate a percentage of their sales to the Senior Center. 

  • RIVER FALLS, WI – The St Croix Valley Master Gardener Association Thursday, October 26, 2017 meeting will hear several recipients of the grants awarded by Master Gardeners in May. 

    A total of $4,482 in grants was given to 19 projects in nine areas in Pierce and St Croix Counties.  The projects include gardens at schools, nursing homes, fairs and municipalities. Seven were for Youth Education programs.
  • BALDWIN, WI – The Windmill Quilt Guild Piece Makers will meet on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 9.a.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 1350 Florence Street, Baldwin, WI.

  • BALDWIN, WI – The monthly meeting of the Botany Belles & Beaus Garden Club will be held on Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6:30 p.m., at the Baldwin Town Hall, 2399 90TH Avenue, Baldwin, WI 55402.

    A program on "Making Fall Decorations" will be led by Rocky Gerhardt and Ilse Hancock. The hostesses will be Bonnie Ringer and Ellen Hurtgen.

  • NEW RICHMOND, WI -- The 2018 Gubernatorial election is already underway and many of the candidates, likely to be our next governor are coming to St Croix County.

    On Thursday, October 12, 2017, the first of two forums will be held at Reddy Randy's in New Richmond (the corner of HWY 65 & G) doors open at 6:00 p.m., presentations start at 7:00.

  • BALDWIN, WI – There will be a meeting of the St. Croix Valley Beekeepers Association on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 7 p.m.

    The meeting will be held at Peace Lutheran Church, 2084 County Rd. N, Baldwin WI 54002.

  • WOODVILLE, WI – This year St. Croix County and some 1,000 other communities nationwide are joining together in interfaith CROP Hunger Walks around the theme "Ending hunger one step at a time".

    Please join us as we walk to help those worldwide that walk every day to survive, as well as the millions served by local food pantries, food banks, and meal sites here in the U.S. St Croix County CROP Hunger Walk will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Woodville, Wisconsin, on Sunday, October 8, 2107 at 2:00 p.m.

  • BALDWIN, WI – The Tuesday Community Supper is served the first Tuesday of every month at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 1350 Florence Street, Baldwin, Wisconsin, 54002. 

    This is a free meal open to anyone in the community, served from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.  Area churches, businesses and organizations take turns preparing and serving good nutritious food every month.

  • BALDWIN, WI -- The public is invited to view the flower show "Reaping the Harvest" and the photography contest sponsored by the Botany Belles & Beaus Garden Club, held at DJ's Fiesta Event Center on Baldwin’s Main Street. 

    Anyone from the community may enter in the horticulture division of the flower show which includes flowers, houseplants, foliage and produce. For details, the flower show schedules are available at the public libraries.

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