Deadline for all Community Calendar items is 11 a.m. on Thursday. Meeting and open house announcements will be printed twice at no charge
SATURDAY, JULY 27
YA HEROES BOOK CLUB for ages 13 and up will discuss Unlikely Heroes from 12 to 1:30 p.m. at the Morris Public Library. Pre-registration required. Pizza and soda provided.
FUNDRAISER for the Hancock Child Care/Event Center building project will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. at Water Tower Park. Food, fun and kids games included.
TUESDAY, JULY 30
LEASH CUTTING CEREMONY at Pomme de Terre Dog Park with ceremony at 6 p.m. followed by a 6:30 p.m. 5k or 2.5 k walk/run (registration at 5:30 p.m.). A meal, face painting and pet portraits from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
LIBRARY BOOK CLUB FOR ADULTS will discuss “Educated: A Memoir” by Tara Westover from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Morris Public Library. Books are available for checking out at the library.
A FREE CONCERT BY THE BRANCHES BAND, a WELS group from Milwaukee, will perform at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (301 West 5th St., Morris). Ice cream social to follow. A free-will offering will be collected.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 31
CHALK THE WALK will be held during Crazy Days in Morris from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at the Morris Public Library. Face painting, bubbles, games and snacks, along with chalk for art, will be provided by the Morris Area Women of Today.
GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUB WITH ROXANE for grades 3 and up will meet from 12 to 1 p.m. Pre-registration required. Bring your lunch.
CODING WITH K.K. will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Morris Public Library. Open to children entering grades 3-7. Professor Kristin Lamberty will help participants explore a variety of ways to make interactive stories, games and animation. Space is limited. Pre-registration required.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 1
STORY TIME at 10:30 a.m. at the Morris Public Library.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 4
TURKEY & SWEET CORN SUPPER will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Alberta.
GATHERINGS FOR WIDOWS AND WIDOWERS will meet for lunch at noon in the basement of Old No.1 in Morris. Order lunch off the menu and enjoy an opportunity to visit with old friends and meet new ones who are also experiencing life as a widow/widower. For questions call Rose at 320-589-3220.