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Church sets pizza buffet PDF Print E-mail

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church in Sayner will host an all-you-can-eat pizza buffet featuring Papa Murphy’s pizza Saturday, Aug. 17, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Proceeds will benefit the church scholarship fund.

The suggested donation is $7.50 for adults and $5 for children ages 4-12. Children age 3 and younger may eat for free.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 5:19 PM
 
Reunion picnic
The Milwaukee Fire Department recently held its 32nd annual reunion picnic at the St. Germain Park. Jerry and Sharon Gifford of Phelps coordinated the event, which drew 105 active and retired firefighters and their spouses. A  potluck lunch was held along with a closest-to-pin challenge and horseshoe tournament. Retired police officer Thomas McKale played “Amazing Grace” on the bagpipe after a roll call of the 25 deceased Milwaukee firefighters since the 2012 picnic.  —Photo By Sharon Gifford
Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:09 PM
 
Church to hold outdoor service

Shepherd of the Lakes Lutheran Church in Sayner will hold an outdoor worship service Sunday, Aug. 11, at 9 a.m.

This will be held under the shelter and on the lawn behind the church.

The Rev. Norm Peterson will be leading

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:04 PM
 
Museum sets chicken dinner

The Vilas Historical Museum in Sayner recently announced it will host a chicken dinner Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Sayner community building and pavilion from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

The cost is $10 per ticket. Tickets are limited and available for purchase at the museum. This event sold out last year.

The menu consists of one-half spit-roasted chicken,

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:03 PM
 
Plum Lake Library hosts antique appraisal event
Ida Nemec, Plum Lake Library librarian, shows a serving tray and its companion pieces which Mark Moran appraised at an antique appraisal event at the library Aug. 1. “Unfortunately, I paid $15 to find out one of my trays was only worth $10. But, it was worth knowing its value and learning more about it,” said Nemec.	—Photo By Wally Geist

The Plum Lake Library in Sayner hosted an antique appraisal event Aug. 1, 2013.

Mark F. Moran of Iola, an expert appraiser of antiques and guest expert on the PBS Antiques Roadshow TV series, was on-hand to discern the value of items brought in by attendees.

Moran was formerly a senior editor

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 6:03 PM
 
Bingo night
The St. Germain Chamber of Commerce sponsors Monday night bingo and a 50/50 raffle in the town Community Center at 7 p.m. through Aug. 26. Lynn Upthagrove, co-owner of Cedaroma Lodge, is shown volunteering at the ticket sales booth. According to John Burger, who calls the numbers, the 50/50 raffle   totals between $400 and $500 each week. Proceeds from bingo and the 50/50 benefit the publication of “St. Germain,” the chamber’s business information magazine. The bingo program pays out a guaranteed $1,000 per week. Rules and the schedule are available on the chamber website at st-germain.com.   —Photo By Wally Geist
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 5:41 PM
 
Museum plans chicken dinner

The Vilas Historical Museum in Sayner recently announced it will host a chicken dinner Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Sayner community building and pavilion from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

The cost is $10 per ticket. Tickets are limited and available for purchase at the museum. This event sold out last year.

The menu consists of one-half spit-roasted chicken, potato salad, baked beans, bread and dessert.

Raffles will include a $50 Walmart card, a gift basket from the Cottage at Cardinal’s,

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 5:41 PM
 
Library hosts authors
Four authors, from left, Jeffrey Vollmer, Tom Stecker, Ellyn Baker and Leon “Buckshot” Anderson, discussed their books and gave autographs at the Plum Lake Library July 24 for Author Day.  —Photo By Wally Geist

Four authors discussed their books and gave autographs at the Plum Lake Library July 24 for Author?Day.

Returning authors were Tom Stecker of St. Germain discussing his first book, “The Pincherry Group”; Leon “Buckshot” Anderson of St. Germain with his latest book, “Wolves At The Cabin Door”; Jeffrey Vollmer of Minocqua presented “Faded Gray,” his first book; Ellyn M. Baker of Green Bay

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 5:39 PM
 
Library generates $900 with Chair-ity fundraiser
Diane Briggs, town chairwoman of Plum Lake and volunteer auctioneer for the Chair-ity fundraising project at Plum Lake Library,  displays one of the themed chairs at the event “If You Do The Crime, You’ll Do The Time,” a time-out chair. The event benefited the library’s elevator fund.  —Photo By Wally Geist

The Plum Lake Library   hosted the second annual Chair-ity fundraiser Thursday, July 18. The event raised $900 for the elevator fund.

The fund will be used to install an elevator and remodel the lower level of the library. The projected cost of the renovations is $60,000.

The account now stands at just over $20,000 within the first two years of fundraising.

The Chair-ity fundraiser is just one of many

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 4:50 PM
 
Golf championship
The Doc Alton Memorial Golf Club Championship was held Sunday, July 21, in Sayner. Men’s winner was Tom Brodhay with a score of 77. Mary Buchert added her name for the third time to the women’s winner plaque, shooting a score of 90. Buchert (left) and Brodhay are shown displaying  the plaques for the women’s and men’s club championships.                 —Photo By Wally Geist
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 4:48 PM
 
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