Lake Geneva area

Summer sounds on the lake

Summer sounds on the lake

Symphony Orchestra opens Music by the Lake with ‘character’ By Tom Ganser Correspondent   In what has become a tradition, the Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra opened the 2018 Music by the Lake series June 24 at George Williams College of Aurora University in Williams Bay. After the concert, the orchestra’s […]

 
 

Mike Stone Trio to perform at library

Mike Stone Trio to perform at library

At 3 p.m. July 20, the Mike Stone Trio will perform jazz and swing music in the Lake Geneva Public Library’s foyer during the ongoing Music in the Library series. People of all ages are invited to enjoy music while they browse the library’s collection, sip beverages and enjoy the […]

 
 

Dementia program to be presented at library

At 5:30 p.m. July 12 and 19, Bonnie Beam-Stratz of the Alzheimer’s Association will present a two-part program, “Living with Moderate Dementia,” at the Lake Geneva Public Library. Beam-Stratz is the Alzheimer’s Association community outreach coordinator for Walworth County, and she has 30 years of experience in the dementia care […]

 
 

Organist to perform concert to raise funds for organ repair

Organist to perform concert to raise funds for organ repair

Holy Communion Episcopal Church, 320 Broad St., Lake Geneva, will host an event to raise funds to restore its 1883 pipe organ. At 6 p.m. July 24, organist Will Schlueter, will perform on the 1883 Hook & Hastings organ at the church. Schlueter is a 2018 graduate of Wheaton College […]

 
 

Christian Women’s Connection to host dinner, program

The Lake Geneva Christian Women’s Connection will have a guest night dinner and program from 6 to 8 p.m. July 11 at The Red Geranium Restaurant, 393 N. Edwards Boulevard, Lake Geneva. Wayne Rolfs, Professional Golfers Association golf pro, will present “Humor and Hope in Golf and Life” and talk […]

 
 

Lake Geneva Library goes fine free

Lake Geneva Public Library is officially the first fine-free library in Walworth County. At its June meeting, the Lake Geneva Public Library Board approved a one year fine-free policy on adult materials, in addition to the fine-free youth material collection, with a final recommendation back to the board in June […]

 
 

Gold medal winners

Gold medal winners

Badger High School students who won gold medals at the Wisconsin High School State Forensic Association meet are (back, from left) Sam Hill in solo serious, Sara Pison in prose and Karen Castro in public address; and (front, from left) Austyn Hisaw in impromptu, Mel Soto in oratory, Bella Peetz […]

 
 

Man allegedly stabbed men outside tavern

An initial appearance was scheduled to resume June 25 for a Pell Lake man charged with stabbing two men out-side a Village of Bloomfield bar. San Daniel Courtney, 22, was charged June 21 in Walworth County Circuit Court with two counts each of second-degree recklessly endangering safety with aggravated battery, […]

 
 

Come grow

Come grow

      Eastview students Julian Lopes (from left), Aitza Higgin, Eliza Carter, Maddie Reed, Cera Claybourn and Emma Derrick take part in Come Grow with Us. New this year Eastview started an afterschool Garden Club lead by two teachers. Master Gardener George Mroch donated supplies, seeds and his time to the […]

 
 

Author to present story about dog lost in Yellowstone

Author to present story about dog lost in Yellowstone

At the Lake Geneva Library at 6:30 p.m. June 28, author Michelle Caffrey will present her book, “Bring Jade Home: The True Story of a Dog Lost in Yellowstone.” Caffrey will tell the true tale of a 15-month-old Australian shepherd who is lost in the wilderness of Yellowstone National Park […]

 
 
 
 
 

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