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Programs set at family center

Parent and Child Enrichment Playgroups are offered to parents with children from birth to 5 an opportunity to spend time with their children, meet other local families and learn through play using science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics curriculum. PACE playgroups are offered from 9 to 11 a.m. Mondays and Fridays. PACE open gyms are offered once a week for parents with children birth to 5 years of age.

Watertown Family Center staff offers a variety of equipment for large motor skill development in the Watertown Area YMCA gym. Free and no registration is required.

The open gym is offered 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays. The Watertown Family Center is located at 415 S. Eighth St.

To register, call 920-261-2450.

Watertown Rotary Club plans meeting

The Watertown Rotary Club will meet Monday at noon at Madison College, 1300 W. Main St. Individuals wishing to join the club are asked to call Dave Lang, secretary, at 262-6300.

Loaves and Fishes meal planned

The Loaves and Fishes Community Meal will be served Monday from 5-6 p.m. at Watertown Moravian Church, 510 Cole St.

The meal is sponsored by Ebenezer Moravian and Watertown Moravian churches.

Watertown Kiwanis host meeting

The Watertown Kiwanis, a service club for the Watertown area meets Mondays at noon at the Marquardt chapel, a temporary meeting place until construction is completed.

The club’s mission is to serve the children is priority one and support the young population in the surrounding community. Kiwanis Club meetings are involved in discussing such programming and business matters.

The Kiwanis also meet the first Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Marquardt chapel.

The meetings are open to the public. For more information, call Edna DeWitt at 920-342-9436 or Barbara Berg at 920-988-6432.

Movie to air at

senior center

The Watertown Senior and Community Center will air the movie, “Angel Has Fallen” at 1 p .m. Tuesday. The movie is about a man framed for the attempted assassination of the president and he must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat. The movie stars Gerard Butler, and Morgan Freeman. The movie is free to members of the center and an activity fee of $1 will be charged to non-members older than 55. Refreshments will be served.

Blood pressure clinic set

The Watertown Senior and Community Center will hold a free, walk-in blood pressure clinic from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Area News Makers

KENOSHA — The College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin announced their honorees of the Fall All-Academic All-Conference award with 85 student-athletes from Carthage College selected.

ST. PAUL, Minn. Joshua Vana has been named to the Dean’s List for academic excellence for the fall 2019 semester at Bethel University, St. Paul.

QUINCY, Ill. — Alexander David of Johnson Creek was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2019 semester at Quincy University.

PLATTEVILLE — The University of Wisconsin-Platteville has announced its Dean’s List, honoring those full-time students who earned high honors in their respective colleges in the fall 2019 semester.

DUBUQUE, Iowa — The University of Dubuque has announced the fall semester 2019 Academic Dean’s List.

HOUGHTON, Mich. — Tori J. Nizzi of Johnson Creek, was named to the Dean’s List for the 2019 fall semester at Michigan Technological University, in Houghton, Mich. His major is in mechanical engineering.

PLATTEVILLE -The University of Wisconsin-Platteville announced its Chancellor’s List, honoring those with perfect 4.0 grade-point averages for the fall 2019 semester.

STEVENS POINT — The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point conferred degrees on more than 500 graduates during the university’s winter commencement ceremonies on Dec. 14, 2019.

MOUNT VERNON, Iowa — Cam Anfang of Sullivan, was named to Cornell College’s Dean’s List for the 2019 fall semester. He was among the 254 students named to the list.

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