Venture out of River Falls to find events this weekend or travel into the world of author Callie Trautmiller's book, 'Becoming American.'
Author Callie Trautmiller at the Library
RIVER FALLS -- The River Falls Library will host author Callie Trautmiller 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16 at in the lower level Community Room or on the library facebook page or Youtube channel.
Trautmiller’s book, ‘Becoming American,’ a young adult novel about a family affected by the Japanese Relocation Camps in the U.S. during WWII, will be available for sale.
NEW RICHMOND -- The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting Western Wisconsin residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer’s by participating in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s ® on September 18 at New Richmond High School, 650 E Richmond Way. The event opens at 8:30 a.m., an opening ceremony at 9:45 a.m. and the walk at 10 a.m.
To register and receive the latest updates on this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s website.
Vintage and Variety Yard Sale
HUDSON -- The St. Croix County Historical Society is hosting its Vintage and Variety Yard Sale Thursday, Sept. 16 through Saturday, Sept. 18.
The sale on the Octagon House lawn will run each from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The sale will feature items from historical society members and the community.
Quilts Along the River
AMERY -- The 30th Annual Fall Festival Quilt Show, Quilts along the River, hosted by the Apple River Quilt Guild will be 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 18 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 19 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1050 Keller Ave. N in Amery, Wis.
Highlights include over 120 quilts on display, guild challenge and quilt shop vendors. The MarketPlace of quilted items made by members are for sale with all proceeds going to Northwoods Homeless Shelter.
Admission is $5 and youth under 16 years are free. Wear a mask to prevent the spread of COVID 19. Masks will be available at the door.
Enjoy all things bacon at the 2021 Bacon Bash, Sept. 18-19. There will be no shortage of activities for all ages including tastes of bacon inspired dishes, the pet parade, contests, live music and more.