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Saturday Club to meet Wednesday

The Saturday Club will meet at noon Wednesday at The Rose Garden, 500 Bernard St. Dorothy Fields will be the hostess, and Rose Haznow will provide the invocation. Guest speaker will be Frances Milburn, children’s books author. The club will be collecting items for the troops.

Anyone interested in attending can contact Karin Hoeft at 262-719-9137 or Barb Kitzinger at 920-268-7917.

The club is involved in the community, supports many local organizations, and provides a scholarship every year.

Turner Ladies to meet Thursday

The Turner Ladies will meet at the hall on Thursday, beginning at 6 p.m. There will be a potluck followed by the business meeting.

Mary’s Room sets open hours

Mary’s Room at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 413 S. Second St., is open Tuesdays from 1-3 p.m., Wednesdays from 5-7 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m.-noon.

Mary’s Room is an ongoing ministry giving clothing and diapers for children 4 toddler and younger.

Donations are always accepted. The room especially needs diaper donations.

Prayer services set at Advent Christian

Advent Christian Church will hold prayer services Wednesday at 6:30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

The services are open to anyone who wishes to attend.

The church is located at 213 S. Eighth St. For questions, call the church office at 261-4237.

PADA plans support groups

People Against Domestic Abuse holds two support groups for women who have experienced domestic or sexual abuse.

One is for women who speak English, held on the first and third Thursdays of the month, from 5:30-7 p.m.

The other is for women who speak Spanish, held on the second Wednesday of the month from 4:30-7 p.m. Both are held near downtown Jefferson and child care is provided.

Women who are interested can call PADA at 920-674-6768 for more information and directions.

Bingo games planned at VFW

Watertown Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3709 hosts bingo every Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the post home on High Road. Refreshments are available. The public is invited.

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Area News Makers

Gabrielle Eller of Watertown has been accepted for admission at Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, Minnesota.

Stephanie Doerfert of Rubicon and John McGorey of Watertown were among the students in St. Norbert College's 2019 graduating class.

Taylor Loew of Burnett, Emily Glazewski of Ixonia and Lauren Jones of Watertown are set to receive degrees from Minnesota State University, Mankato Saturday.

Kenneth Ryan of Horicon and Carlee Wuchterl of Watertown are part of the 2019 Emerging Choreographers concert at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

Bella Reichardt from Watertown is among the 40 University of Wisconsin-Madison students who were awarded Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation.

Jeremiah Maxfield of Watertown was the male recipient of the 2018-19 American Legion Citizenship Award at Howard College's annual award convocation in Big Spring, Texas.

Announcements

Heidi and Jeff Pauli of Watertown announce the birth of their son, Royal William Pauli. He was born Aug. 25 in Watertown.

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