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Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enters New Moon Phase at 5:46 AM, EDT
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - A day to thank, honor, and celebrate the aunt in a child's life. Whether an Auntie by relation, choice or godmother for everything she does for a child not-her-own. For more information please visit click for details

Monday, July 24th, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - A day to celebrate, honor and appreciate our cousins.

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

  • | NATL - Government
    - On this date in 1947, President Truman signed legislation unifying the two branches of the armed forces into the Department of Defense. The branches merged were the Army and the Navy. The Air Force was separated from the Army at the same time and made an independent force.

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

  • - A special remembrance of the veterans of the Korean War, and especially those of the US and allied combatants who made the ultimate sacrifice in Korea. The display of the US flag is encouraged on this day.

Friday, July 28th, 2017

  • | NATL - Historical
    - This war is also known as the First World War or the Great War. It was a global war originating in Europe that began on July 28th,1914 and lasted until November 11th,1918. The assignation of the Archduke Francis Ferdinand and his wife by a Serbian nationalist is what provoked this war. Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, which was the formal beginning of the war.
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - July 28-30 (tentative). Grant Park, Chicago, IL. Music festival started in 1991 by Perry Farrell. Today's Lollapalooza spans more than 115 acres, a diverse array of more than 130 artists, multiple stages and lots more! Annually, the last weekend in July or first weekend in August.

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

  • | 8:30am - 10:00am | Health Seminars and Screenings, pain, joints
    - Non-Surgical Treatments for Joint Pain
    Aurora Medical Center Summit
    36500 Aurora Drive
    Summit, WI 53066
    Registration is required by phoning: 888-863-5502
    For additional information contact Trish Golden at 262-434-1248
    Join, Amy Ford DO, board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation during a
    discussion on Non-Surgical Treatments for Joint Pain. Specializing in non-operative
    management of the musculoskeletal disorders, she provides custom treatment plans to
    restore patients to their maximum functional level to optimize their quality of life.
    Aurora Medical Center
    Summit - Draper Hall
    36500 Aurora Drive
    Summit, WI 53066
    Summit Senior
    Breakfast Club
    August 1st
    8:30 to 10 a.m.
    Aurora Medical Center Summit
    36500 Aurora Drive Summit WI 53066
    Trish Golden 262.434.1248
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Celebrate this special day by going out with your girlfriends, to a movie, out to eat or shopping.

Friday, August 4th, 2017

  • | 8:30am - 12:00pm | Schools and Education, Blackhawk Technical College admissions event
    - Friday, August 4
    Central Campus
    Schedule of Events
    • Admission Workshop
    • Accuplacer Testing
    • FAFSA (Financial Aid assistance)
    • Advising Overview
    • Registration
    Shuttle service available on Friday, Aug. 4
    from various Beloit and Janesville locations.
    You MUST RSVP in
    order to reserve your spot,
    space is limited!
    RSVP-Shasha, (608) 757-7710
    Central Campus, North Commons
    6004 S. County Rd. G Janesville WI 53546
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Honoring the many single working women who do it all! For information visit click for details

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Sisters Day is your chance to celebrate the spirit of sisterhood. Show your sister whether by birth, adoption or best friend that is like a sister, appreciation and recognition for the special relationship that is shared. Sisters day is annually the first Sunday in August.

Monday, August 7th, 2017

  • | NATL - Sports and Entertainment
    - August 7-13 at Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, NC. The 99th championship conducted by the Professional Golfers' Association of America. For information visit click for details
  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Known as the sturgeon moon by Native American tribes of New England and The Great Lakes. Moon enters Full Moon phase at 2:11 PM, EDT.
  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Partial eclipse of the moon. Visible in Asia, Europe, Africa, and Australia.

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - August 9-13. Among the best-known and most spectacular meteor showers are the Perseids, peaking about Aug 10-12. As many as 50-100 may be seen in a single night. Wish upon a "falling star"!

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - The most popular campfire treat is celebrated each year on August 10th. This delicious, sticky and gooey treat is loved by millions across the United States. Traditionally, S'mores consist of roasted marshmallows, a slab of chocolate and is enclosed by graham crackers making a yummy sandwich! Credited with creating the sandwich is Girl Scout Loretta Crew, her recipe for 'Some Mores' was published in 'Tramping and Trailing With The Girl Scouts'.

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

  • | 5:00pm - 9:00pm | Local Events, car show, cruise night, cruise, classic cars, bikes, trucks, car club,
    - Summer cruise nights hosted by Classic Cruzers Car Club of Janesville.
    5-9 PM in Downtown Janesville Wi
    June 10th
    July 8th
    August 12th
    Come check out some nice cars, trucks and bikes or bring out your own!
    All years are welcome! No fees, no entries, just a lot of fun for the whole family.

    (Friendly reminder- Our cruise nights are not for racing, only cruising. We want everyone to respect all traffic laws.)

    E. Milwaukee st. and North River St. Janesville WI 53548

Monday, August 14th, 2017

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enters Last Quarter phase at 9:15 PM, EDT.
  • | NATL - Historical
    - The anniversary of President Harry Truman's announcement that Japan had surrendered to the Allies, which had set off celebrations across the United States.

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

  • | 5:30pm - 7:00pm | Health Seminars and Screenings
    - Updates in Food Allergies
    Aurora Medical Center Summit
    36500 Aurora Drive
    Summit, WI 53066
    Trish Golden
    Registration is required by phoning: 888-863-5502
    A light meal will be served!
    A food allergy is an abnormal response to a food triggered by your body's immune
    system. In adults, the foods that most often trigger allergic reactions include fish, shellfish,
    peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and wheat. Join, Shelley Watters, board certified in allergy and
    immunology to learn about recent updates.
    Aurora Medical Center
    Summit - Draper Hall
    36500 Aurora Drive
    Summit, WI 53066
    Summit Community
    Health Beat
    August 15th
    5:30 to 7 p.m.
    Aurora Medical Center Summit
    36500 Aurora Drive Summit WI 53066
    Trish Golden 262.434.1248
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - A day to celebrate and do something fun with your best friend! Go to a movie, shopping, get something to eat, play a game, or just hang out and be together.

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

  • | 9:00am - 4:00pm | Charity, Fundraiser, Veterans benifet car show
    - Classic Cruzers Car Club Janesville is sponsoring a car show to benefit Local veterans who are in need of a helping hand.
    Everyone is welcome to show Cars, Trucks, Modern Muscle, Antique, Street Rods, Foreign or Domestic, Classic or Rat Rods.
    Car Entries begin at 9:00 AM and close at Noon. Judging around 3:00
    Automotive skills challenge to include Radiator filling competition as well as Spark plug changing competition.
    Bring the family make a day of it.
    Its all about helping our local veterans who have done so much for us..
    Janesville VFW Post
    1015 Center Ave Janesville WI 53545
    Todd Harris 608.774.0582

Monday, August 21st, 2017

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enters New Moon phase at 2:30 PM, EDT.

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