March 1 – 29, 2013 – Guitarist Eric Gregerson & Friends 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm. Live Music. Admission Fee: None. Spring Brook’s Northwoods Bar & Grille, 242 Lake Shore Dr, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608) 254-1490 www.spring-brook.com
March 1 – 2, 2013 – Airplane (1980). One of the best comedies in the history of film, with absurd and fast-paced slapstick that’s become part of the American culture. An airplane crew takes ill. Surely the only person capable of landing the plane is an ex-pilot afraid to fly. Al Ringling Theatre, 136 4th Ave, Baraboo. March 1st at 7:30pm. March 2nd at 3:00 pm & 7:30 pm. 608-356-8864. www.alringling.com
March 2, 2013 – CCS Roaring 20′s Gala 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Roaring 20′s Gala for Education. The event will include silent and live auctions as well as raffles to raise funds to benefit the children of Community Christian School. Wearing attire from the roaring 20′s is encouraged. Baraboo Arts building, 323 Water Street, Baraboo, WI. 608-448-2191.
March 2 – 3, 2013 – Wollersheim Winery Open House 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Wollersheim Winery’s annual Open House offers grapevine pruning, cooking with wine demonstrations, and winemaker explanations scheduled each day. 7876 Hwy 188, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578. (800) VIP-WINE www.wollersheim.com
March 2 – 30, 2013 – DJ/Karaoke 9:00 pm. Spring Brook’s Northwoods Bar & Grille, 242 Lake Shore Dr, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608) 254-1490 www.spring-brook.com
March 3, 2013 – Kilbourn-Wawbeek Winter Warm-Up 1:00 – 6:00 pm. Free Fun, food, raffles and music at Gilly’s Island in downtown Wisconsin Dells. Hosted in coordination with the Kilbourn Fire Department. It’s the oldest continuously-operating Easter Seals Camp in the United States, and after nearly 75 years of providing enriching experiences, challenging opportunities, and fun – not to mention memories that last a lifetime. There is no fee to attend this event.
March 5, 2013 – Turn Mourning Into Dancing domestic violence luncheon 11:30 am – 1:00 pm. With support from the Greater Sauk County Community Foundation, Faith Leaders for Healthy Relationships in partnership with Hope House of South Central Wisconsin is hosting their 3rd workshop in their “Not In Our Church” 2012-2013 series. “Turn Mourning Into Dancing” will be held from 11:30am-1pm on March 5 at the Garden Party Cafe in Baraboo and repeated on March 7 at the House of Embers in Wisconsin Dells. The cost is $15. This workshop is based off of a policy statement and study guide from the Presbyterian Church (USA) on healing domestic violence. Registration is greatly appreciated a week in advance as we need to notify the restaurants. Payment at the door will be accepted if necessary. Please visit www.HopeHouseSCW.org to download the registration brochure. Jess Kaehny, Hope House, 608-356-9123.
March 5, 2013 – People Helping People-Easter Adopt a Family 4:00 – 9:00 pm. Fundraiser Night at the Ranch! Come join and help us make a difference in our Community! Pizza Ranch-Baraboo, 1000 Log Lodge Ct, Baraboo.
March 6, 2013 – Owning Up – How Co-ops Foster Sustainability -2013 Cabin Fever Lecture Series 7:00- 9:00 pm. Around the country, people are hungering for different ways of doing business and working. Courtney Berner, outreach specialist with the UW-Center for Cooperatives will explain how cooperatives differ from investor-owned firms and share examples of how cooperative businesses are being used in a variety of industries to meet community needs and address some of the world’s most pressing challenges—including several right here in Sauk County. Baraboo Arts Building, 323 Water Street, Baraboo, Free admission.
March 8, 2013 – Antonia’s Line (1995) Womonstrong Film Series. A Dutch matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive. Womonscape Center, 612 Oak Street, Baraboo. Donations are gratefully accepted. www.womonscapecenter.org
March 8, 2013 – St. Joe Friday Fish Fry 5:00 – 7:00 pm. All-You-Can-Eat Cod, baked & battered fried, served family-style. Kids menu & carry-outs available. Choice of potatoes, baked beans, coleslaw & applesauce, homemade desserts. St. Joseph Parish Gym, 310 2nd St. Baraboo. 608-356-4773. Fee-$11 www.stjosephbaraboo.org
March 9, 2013 – Nature Abounds! – Devils Lake State Park 10:00 am – 3:30 pm. Tired of winter? Come and spend some time at the nature center! We’ll have lots of fun activities that kids of all ages can participate in. There will be lots of fun things to do for kids of all ages! Meet at the Nature Center. Devils Lake State Park, S5975 Park Road, Baraboo, Wi 53913. Devils Lake State Park 608-356-8301
March 11, 2013 – Jazz at Uno Chicago Grill 5:30 – 7:30 pm. Enjoy Jazz played by a Wisconsin Dells High School Combo, have a delicious dinner and support the band as Uno’s donates money back to the band! Admission Fee: Entertainment – Free, Meals vary in price. Uno’s, 1000 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy S, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608)253-2111
March 12, 2013 – “Journey of Hope” To Support Hope House of South Central Wisconsin 5:00 – 9:00 pm. Join us as we SUPPORT HOPE HOUSE and the integral role they have play in the overall well-being of our communities…THROUGH THE MISSION to provide shelter, advocacy, and education to people affected by domestic violence and sexual assault. Trappers Turn Clubhouse, Wisconsin Dells. Please call us at 608-356-9123 to purchase general seating for $50 per person or reserved seating for 8 at $500.
March 14, 2013 – Wollersheim Winery -Red Cross Blood Drive 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Wollersheim Winery is pairing up with the American Red Cross for a blood drive. All donors will receive a Wollersheim Winery tour pass (Note: no wine can be consumed the day of your blood donation.) To reserve your spot, call 1-800- RED-CROSS or visit the web at www.redcrossblood.org. Appointments are not required, but preferred. Wollersheim Winery, 7876 Hwy 188, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578. (800) VIP – WINE
March 15, 2013 – The Prize Winner of Defiance (2005) Womonstrong Film Series. In order to support her ten children, Evelyn Ryan (Moore) enters a commercial jingle-writing contest. Based on a true story. Womonscape Center, 612 Oak Street, Baraboo. Donations gratefully accepted to help offset operating costs. www.womonscapecenter.org
March 15 – 17, 2013 – Baraboo High School Presents- GREASE. For information contact the Baraboo High School Office at 355-3940. Al Ringling Theatre, 136 4th Ave, Baraboo. 15th -7:30 pm. 16th 7:30 pm. 17th 2:00 pm. Baraboo High School 355-3940.
March 16, 2013 – Animal Feeding Day- Devils Lake State Park. 11 am. Ever seen a salamander eat? Want to see a tree frog gulp down a cricket? How about watching a snake devour a mouse. Stop in the nature center at 11:00 am to watch our animals have some lunch. Devils Lake State Park, S5975 Park Road, Baraboo. 608-356-8301.
March 16, 2013 – Kristin Tentis Cancer Fundraiser Benefit 3:00 – 5:00 pm. Fundraiser to support our bartender, Kristin Tentis. Admission fee includes free appetizers and tap beer or soda. Silent auction, raffle prizes and live entertainment. Admission Fee: $10. Spring Brook’s Northwoods Bar & Grille, 242 Lake Shore Dr, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608) 254-1490 www.spring-brook.com
March 17, 2013 – St. Patricks Day 8 Pin Tap Singles Bowling Tournament. Thunderbird Lanes, 1117 8th St, Baraboo. Sign up starts at noon, tournament starts at 1pm, call Tom at 608-356-9111 to reserve your spot. Fees/Admission: $15 per person. Corn beef and Cabbage lunch special. www.thunderbirdbaraboo.com
March 21, 2013 – Who Controls the Ore? Metal Mining Policy in Context /Cabin Fever Lecture Series 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Thomas Evans, a geologist with the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey will share his extensive knowledge of Wisconsin mining laws and discuss current issues in the development of metallic mining policy, the basis for the policy in the recent past, and the rationale for changing that policy today and what it means for us and other Wisconsin citizens. Baraboo Arts Building, 323 Water Street, Baraboo. Admission: Free.
March 22 – 24, 2013 – High Noon 1952. In our new Classic Western Series, a Marshall, personally compelled to face a returning deadly enemy, finds that his own town refuses to help him. Starring Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly. The film won 4 Oscars, including Best Actor for Gary Cooper. Al Ringling Theatre, 136 4th Ave, Baraboo. Mar 22 at 7:30pm. Mar 23rd at 3pm & 7:30pm. Mar 24 at 3pm. 356-8864. www.alringling.com
March 22, 2013 – St. Joe Friday Fish Fry 5:00 – 7:00 pm. All-You-Can-Eat Cod, baked & battered fried, served family-style. Kids menu & carry-outs available. Choice of potatoes, baked beans, coleslaw & applesauce, homemade desserts. St. Joseph Parish Gym, 310 2nd St, Baraboo. 608-356-4773. Admission: $11. www.stjosephbaraboo.org
March 23, 2013 – Nature Mapping Birds, Devils Lake State Park 1:00- 2:30 pm. Nature mapping is a great way to keep track of the animals at the park! We’ll spend the first part inside learning how to use the nature mapping program. The second part will be a brief time looking at the birds that live at Devil’s Lake. The final part will be going outside to collect data – looking for birds! Dress for the weather as we’ll spend a good chunk of time outside. Meet at the Nature Center. S5975 Park Road, Baraboo. 608-356-8301.
March 28, 2013 – Acoustic Guitarist Dan Soma 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Free Live Music. Spring Brook’s Northwoods Bar & Grille, 242 Lake Shore Dr, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608) 254-1490 www.spring-brook.com
March 29, 2013 – National Velvet (1944) Womonscape Center Family Night NR. A jaded former jockey helps a young girl prepare a wild but gifted horse for England’s Grand National Sweepstakes. Womonscape Center, 612 Oak Street, Baraboo. Mar 29th at 7pm. Donations are gratefully accepted to help offset operating costs.
March 30, 2013 – Mammals! Devils Lake State Park 10 am – 3 pm. Find out what mammals can be found at Devil’s Lake with lots of fun hands-on activities you can drop in and participate in. Test your mammal ID skills, check out some skulls, make a track or two and much more! Meet at the Nature Center. Devils Lake State Park, S5975 Park Road, Baraboo, 608-356-8301.
March 30, 2013 – Easter Party & Egg Hunt 1:00- 2:30 pm. Easy kid’s craft, age-appropriate egg hunt, bunny store, jelly bean bingo, and a free movie at 3pm. Have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny! RSVP required by March 28 to firstname.lastname@example.org or 608-254-1463. Spring Brook Resort, 242 Lake Shore Dr, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608) 254-1463 www.spring-brook.com
March 31, 2013 – Easter Brunch Buffet 10 am – 2 pm. Scrambled eggs with cheddar cheese, hickory-smoked ham with pineapple rum sauce, apple cider brined turkey, hickory-smoked salmon, Yukon Gold mashed potatoes with chives, honey glazed carrots with ginger, whole wheat banana pancakes, chocolate chip pancakes, cream of potato soup, pasta alfredo, sausage links, and our delicious pastry table. We will also have a visit from the Easter Bunny! Adults- $16.99, Kids 5-11 Half Price, 4 & Under Free. Spring Brook’s Northwoods Bar & Grille, 242 Lake Shore Dr, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608) 254-1490 www.spring-brook.com
March 31, 2013 – Moosejaw Easter Brunch Buffet 10 am – 2 pm. Join us for our Easter Brunch Buffet with a special appearance by the Easter Bunny! Honey Ham, Lemon Pepper Chicken, Home Fried Potatoes, Green Beans with carrots, French Toast with syrup, scrambled eggs, sausage patties, southern biscuits with gravy & fresh fruit salad will all be on the buffet. Cinnamon Rolls, Pastries, Muffins, Chocolate Mousse, Bars & Brownies for dessert! $15.95 Adults/ $8.95 Children (4-10 yrs old)/ Free (with paid adult) 3 & under. Moosejaw Pizza & Brewing Co, 110 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy S, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965. (608) 254-1122 www.dellsmoosejaw.com