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Caring Crafters to meet Tuesday

The Caring Crafters group will meet Tuesday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Watertown Senior and Community Center, 514 S. First St.

This is a group of crafters who want to put their talents to use for others in the community. Crafters are asked to bring a project to work on, such as scarves, hats, mittens, lap robes, prayer shawls, etc. The group is open to everyone. There will also be fellowship and pattern sharing.

For more information, call Jean Osterhaus at 920-342-7713 or Lori Fort-Hoerig at 920-988-7434. Donations of yarn may be dropped off at the senior center.

Walk on Saturday planned outdoors

The Walk on Saturday program is a noncompetitive, recreational walking program open to the public at no charge. It is held every Saturday of the year at 9 a.m. The program will be held outdoors during the summer.

This week the group will meet at Webster Elementary School, 634 S. Tenth St., at the back entrance.

Participants will be able to choose between 1-, 2- and 3-mile routes. The group meets at a different location each week. Participants are able to walk at their own pace.

Alzheimer's group to meet

An Alzheimer's Association Caregivers Support Group meeting will be held Tuesday from 2-3 p.m. at the Dodge County University of Wisconsin-Extension, 127 E. Oak St., Juneau. They will meet in Room F.

Contact Ashley Vergenz at 920-386-3821 for more information.

Quilting group plans meeting

Quilters on the Rock will meet on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m., at Christ United Methodist Church, 112 Hall St., in Watertown. The door will be open at 5:30 p.m. for those wishing to come early.

The group will host Chris Kirsch, who is a nationally known local quilt artist who has been a quilting instructor for many years at Madison College and Waukesha County Technical College. Kirsch began sewing garments as a child and didn't discover the joy of quilting until well into adulthood. When she explained this to a group of garment sewers once, they commented to one another, "she's gone to the dark side." This made her laugh and later became an inspiration for one of her newest lectures.

The lecture she is giving is called "Gone to the Dark Side" and it's meant to entertain. She will share pictures and stories about her past exploits in garment sewing and show quilts that relate to them. Her lecture and quilt display is free for guild members and $5 for guests.

Anyone interested in quilting is welcome to attend. There is always a show and tell of completed quilt items made by members. For more information or questions, call Jacquie at 920-261-2777.

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