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Last updated May 3, 2016  

                     

Welcome to Reeseville

MAY 2016

The Village of Reeseville Board Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month beginning at 7:00pm.  The first 15 minutes are for public in-put.  If you have something you would like on the agenda, please contact the Village Clerk @ 927-5785. All Village residents are encouraged to attend.  The Village Board minutes for the month are included in each Newsletter.  All Board minutes are not official until approved at the following months meeting.


 

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
Large trash may be put out to the curb for regular pickup ONLY on the 1st Friday of each month.  Trash Pickup is on Saturday following a Holiday. Pick up your trash cans in a timely manner. It makes the Village look cleaner.

 Brush Pickup has begun.  It will continue on the first and third Monday of the month throughout the Spring and Summer.  All leaves must be in bags and all branches the size for one person to handle. 
Please adhere to these rules or your stuff will not be picked up.

 WOOD CHIPS

Wood chips are still available to any residents in the surrounding area.  They make great mulch for your plants and gardens or for farmers in the area.
Please help yourself to as much as you need.


  

VILLAGE TREASURER
INFORMATION

 

                New Contact Information for Joan Dykstra,
Village Treasurer of the Water and Sewer Utility.

 

            The Reeseville Treasurer & Treasurer of the Sewer & Water Utility has a new phone number. 

It is 920-988-4659 after 6 p.m..  The 927 number is no longer a working number.

If you need to email Joan her email address is reesevilletreasurer@netwurx.net

 

 

CHARGE CARD PAYMENTS FOR WATER & SEWER AND TAXES.

 

            If you have previously been paying your utility and taxes using your charge card through Official Payments, we no longer have a contract with them and payments cannot be made.                 

 

            The Village is currently in the process of contracting with another company.  Keep checking the Village of Reeseville website with the new contact information.  When it becomes available it will be on the website.  It should be very soon, so keep checking!  Joan Dykstra, Treasurer

 

Joan Dykstra, Reeseville Treasurer and Treasurer of the Water and Sewer Utility

 


 

EDITORS ANNOUNCEMENT

 

I now have a mailbox by my back door for you to place your news items.  If you want to put the flag up when you put items in that’s great.

You all have been doing a great job, Thank you for your cooperation.

 


CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
BREWERS GAME

The Reeseville Area Chamber of Commerce will again be sponsoring a Brewers Baseball Game Trip.

         DATE;   JULY 28, 2016

         GAME TIME;   1:10PM

       GAME;  MILWAUKEE vs ARIZONA

 Final details still have to be worked out.   Interested parties should call Ken Leistico at 920-927-5450 by May 15th.

 

 


 

post officeVILLAGE WIDE RUMMAGE SALE IS
JUNE 11TH

           

            The Reeseville Chamber of Commerce will sponsor their Annual Village Wide Rummage Sale, June 11th from 8:00 to 3:00. 

           

            The signup sheets will be out in local businesses. If you sign up, your address will be included in the Rummage Sale Directory List which can be picked up the day of the sales.

 

The Lakeside 4H Club will have their refreshment stand set up at Sam’s BP.  Please stop by for a sandwich and a cold drink.


JOINT MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONIES

Village Rummage Sale

The Lowell Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9392 and the Reeseville American Legion Post 190 will conduct Memorial Day ceremonies on Monday, May 30, 2016.  The annual Memorial Day event will begin at the Village Cemetery in Reeseville at 7:45 a.m.  After a brief ceremony, the parade will assemble on Highway G and march through the business district.

 

Parade participants will then reassemble at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery in Lowell at 8:45 a.m. for a brief service, and then proceed to the Lowell Village Cemetery for the Memorial Day program, which will begin at 9:00am. Everyone is invited to attend and all veterans are invited to participate.  Cars or military vehicles will be available to ride in for veterans unable to march in the parade.

 

The Dodgeland High School Band will take part in the parades and program, as well as the 4H groups from the Lowell-Reeseville area. Other patriotic parade entries are invited. 

 

 A special highlight of the parades in Lowell and Reeseville will be 13 antique and modern military vehicles. 

 

Everyone is invited to gather at the VFW Post 9392 after the program for a small luncheon and community fellowship.

 

In case of inclement weather, the program will be held in the VFW Veteran’s Memorial Building, 300 South Street in Lowell at 9:00 a.m.  For more information, or if you know of a veteran that needs a ride, call Chet Caine at 927-3838.


 

Memorial Day

LEGION AUXILIARY POPPY DAY

 

Legion Auxiliary Ladies will be putting their poppy canisters out at various businesses in the Village.   

 

Please get out there, get your Poppy and show your support. 


 

Fish Fry

REESEVILLE FIRE DEPT.

REESEVILLE FIRE DEPT.

       For all emergencies call 911
For non-emergencies call 927-5272

 

Fire calls: 4/10: MVA,  4/18: grass fire
4/19: smell of gas,  4/23: MABAS

FIRE FIGHTERS NEEDED

Are you considering becoming a firefighter?? Reeseville Fire Department is currently accepting applications. This is a great way to serve your community. Let’s get out there!!!

For more information call 920-927-5271 and ask for Dave Snow.

 

 

Fire QueenREESEVILLE FIRE QUEEN CONTEST

Are you between the ages of 14-18?
Are you looking to represent your community?

Come and try out for the Reeseville fire queen contest on June 13th at 7:00pm at the municipal building.

The Fire Queen represents the Fire Department at various functions throughout the coming year. 
She will also be representing the Fire Department in the Dodge County Fire Queen Contest.
The public is invited to attend.

Applications are available at Sam’s BP and the Reeseville Library. You can turn the applications in at the Fire Station or back at the Library.

                           Hope to see you there!

 

REESEVILLE FIRE
TOWN GROUP NEWS

Fire Dept

L/R Front Row- David Snow Fire Chief,  Beth Kopesell-Zeamer & Trisha Schweiger Koepsell Murray Funeral Homes , John Schmitt Town Group Chairman

Back Row- President Jerry Adams State Bank of eeseville, Ken Leistico Specialty Cheese, Jeff Caine Caine Companies, Art Metcaff Midwest General Repair & Fabrication.   Not pictured Milwaukee Stock Yards.

The Reeseville Fire Department Town Group would like to thank the following businesses for their support to obtain new Turn Out Gear for the Firemen. 
The support is Greatly appreciated.
    



 

FRIDAY FISH FRY

REESEVILLE COMMUNITY CENTER

(406 NORTH MAIN ST)

 

MAY 13, 2016

5:00 TO 7:30PM

FISH 2 PC. - $10.00

FISH 3 PC. - $11.00

(COD, DEEP FRIED OR BAKED)

CHICKEN TENDERS 3 PC. - $8.00

Along with sides of Potato Salad,
Cole slaw, French fries & Rye bread

 

CARRYOUTS AVAILABLE* $.50 EXTRA

BAKE SALE & RAFFLES

 

CO-PARTNER: TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH/TRINITY CARES GROUP

 

This will be the last fish fry until the Fall. 

We at the RCC hope you all have a wonderful Summer.
Thank You for your continued support for these Friday Night Fish Fry’s

 


SENIOR CITIZENS

SENIOR CITIZENS MEALS            The Senior Dining Program is operated as a service from the Dodge County Human Services and Health Department programs. Meal reservations must be made the day before you wish to attend.  They may be made by signing up at the center or by phoning the Human Services and Health Department at 920-386-3580 or 1-800-924-6407.

            The local Meal Center is located in the VFW Hall in Lowell


 

REESEVILLE POST OFFICE NEWS

 

Post Office Hours and Phone Number    (920) 927-3696

WINDOW HOURS;
Monday-Friday-7:30am-10:30am &
12:30pm- 3:30pm     
Saturday 8:30am - 10:15am

LOBBY HOURS
Monday -Saturday 6:00am to 6:00pm

 

 

Hello Reeseville!!

If you’ve not purchased postage for a while the prices have changed.  The price now for a First Class one ounce letter is .47.  Yep, that right, the price went down.  The price for the added ounces now is .21.  Box fees have also gone down.  If you have questions come on in and we can answer them for you.
Mother’s Day is in a couple of weeks and if you’re looking for a gift for the hard to shop for mom we have beautiful flower stamps along with some Shirley Temple and Sarah Vaughan stamps.  All would make great gifts for her.  If you need to ship something to mom we have packing and shipping supplies and are eager to help you get that special gift to that special someone. 
Remember also we have Celebrate stamps if you want something special for wedding or graduations cards.  If you know you’ll need a larger amount come in and I will order them for you or you can order them at USPS.com.

Remember also that we are always open at USPS.com.

Have a great spring,   Terri Wolff Postmaster


 

BRAT FRY ANNOUNCEMENT

 

            Members of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Reeseville will be having a brat-fry fundraiser in the parking area at Rechek’s Food Pride in Beaver Dam, on Friday, May 13TH, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

 

            Grilled brats, burgers, cheeseburgers, polish sausage, hot dogs, and a variety of soda and also bottled water will be available for purchase.  All proceeds raised from this event will be used in support of the congregation’s mission and ministry programs.

 

 

PLANT SALE

 

            Please join us on Saturday, May 21ST from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for “A Celebration of Spring” at the Municipal Building on Main Street in Reeseville.  We will be having a plant sale, bake sale, and we will also be serving brats and burgers for lunch. 

            Plants available for sale are “starts” for your garden and/or your flower beds.  We hope to see you there!

 


 

               LAKESIDE 4-H NEWS

           
We had our monthly meeting on Sunday, April 9th. It was based on demonstrations. Demonstrations are how to’s or how something is supposed to look. We had a wide variety. There were demos on how to run a chainsaw and how to make corn husk dolls. There were demonstrations about beef animal parts, how to make brownies or grilled cheese sandwiches. Some members talked about showmanship too. In order to show at the fair members are required to do a demonstration.
 
      NEXT MEETING FOR 4-H MEMBERS
            The next meeting will be held May 7th. We will meet at the Municipal Building at 9:00 A.M. for highway cleanup. Then a brief meeting will follow with a luncheon. The rain date will be May 14 at the same time.
Want to learn more about 4-H? Please contact Eric or Sandy Salmi at 920-988-1817.

           From your reporter: Autumn Rennhack

 

 

 

 

MORE LAKESIDE 4H NEWS

4-H Club

COLORING CONTEST WINNERS

Saturday March 26th 2016 the Lakeside 4H held there annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Fireman’s Park in Reeseville.  We would like to thank the following area business for their generous support of the local Easter Egg Hunt.  This year’s supporters were:

Lauersdorf Excavation Inc.

Caine Warehousing Ltd.

Karl’s Carpentry LLC

Badger Pest Control LLC

NWTF Dodge Co. Chapter

Rennhack Construction Co.

Rehab

State Bank of Reeseville

Waino Salmi

Helen Key

Sam’s BP

Wal-Mart of Beaver Dam

Reeseville Fire Department

 

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            All families participating in the hunt were asked to bring a food donation for the Reeseville Food Pantry.  After the hunt was over 86 lbs of food was collected and nice cash donation was presented to Sharon Snow. 

            During the month of March a coloring contest was held in the village of Reeseville.  The following winners were:  Harmony Thomspon, Austen Turner, Alisha Woldt.

            The three lucky children that found the winning Easter Egg in each age group this year were:

0-4:  Aerabella Siegel

5-7 age group: Austen Turner

8-10 age group: Noah Westrich

            All children this year also went home with a special stuffed animal for our annual Bunny Patch. 

            Thanks again for all the support the community gives the Lakeside 4H Club – we really appreciate it.  If you would like to join the fun please call Eric or Sandy Salmi at 920-988-5295 for more information. 

            Eric and Sandy Salmi

            Lakeside 4H Leaders

4-H Club 3

EGG HUNT WINNER



 

 

 

Gathering SourceFood Pantry & Resource Center, 209 S Main St, Reeseville

 

THANK YOU – Thank you to those who attended our Kickoff Fundraiser for the new Gathering Source building.  We had 168 people in attendance.  Chef Chanse prepared a great meal and Auctioneer Nate Pollnow did a great job.  We raised nearly $9,000!!!  Plans are already in the works for next year’s event. 

FOODSHARE OUTREACH CONTINUES AT THE GATHERING SOURCE – A FoodShare Outreach Specialist will be at The Gathering Source on Tuesday, May 3 from 10-noon.  This is a great time to renew eligibility, apply for benefits, or just get your questions answered.  Call ahead at 800-877-3635 to see if you qualify.

DODGELAND WEEKEND MEAL PACKS – We launched our weekend “snackpack” program for Dodgeland students on March 11th.  We now send home 55 weekend meal packs that include such things as single macaroni and cheese, soup, peanut butter crackers, fresh fruit, granola bars, cereal, and shelf stable milk. 

Food that will make a positive impact on the nutrition needs of growing children is the goal.  We continue to accept monetary and food donations. Donations can be dropped off directly at The Gathering Source Food Pantry at 209 S Main St, PO Box 66, Reeseville, WI  53579 or at any Dodgeland School Office.  You can also donate online at thegatheringsource.org.

PLASTIC BAGS NEEDED – Please save your plastic grocery bags.  We need them for our Dodgeland Weekend Meal Packs.  No large bags please.

WISCONSIN FAMILY TIES BRINGS A SUPPORT GROUP TO THE GATHERING SOURCE – Wisconsin Family Ties hosts a monthly support group at The Gathering Source.  The next date is Thursday, May 26thth at 10 AM.  Bullying will be the topic of the month.  If you are a parent or care provider of a child with mental health issues, behavioral issues, or drug or alcohol addiction, or just want to find out about Wisconsin Family Ties and how they help families, this group is for you!

SMILE.AMAZON.COM –  When you shop on smile.amazon.com and choose The Gathering Source as your charity, Amazon donates a portion of the value of your purchase to us.  An easy way to donate without having to spend extra money!

DONATIONS – We accept donations on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays 10-noon.  This time of year we are especially in need of soups of all kinds as well as canned meats and fruit.  Monetary donations can be made online at thegatheringsource.org.

 FOOD PANTRY continues on Tuesdays from 10-noon and Thursdays from 5-7 pm.  When registering for the food pantry, please bring identification and proof of residency for adult members of the household.  In addition, bags, boxes or other containers are needed to transport food home.

OPEN HOUSE is on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10-noon.  This is also a great time to drop off your donations.  This is a great time to stop in and see the design for The New Gathering Source.

BOX TOPS AND LABELS FOR EDUCATION – We collected almost $300.00 in box tops and labels for this school!  We will continue to collect throughout the spring and summer. You can turn in your box tops or labels at The Gathering Source, State Bank of Reeseville. The Reeseville Library, and Clyman Village Hall.  www.boxtops4education.com  or www.labelsforeducation.com   

DON’T THROW OUT THOSE USED INK CARTRIDGES – DONATE THEM TO US - We use them to offset the cost of our office supplies.

Please visit thegatheringsource.org for more information about our programs.  You can reach us at 920-927-1702 or email us through our website for more information.


 

 

Reeseville Public Library

216 South Main – 920-927-7390

www.reeseville.lib.wi.us

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!

May 2016

 

Libary Hours:

Monday: 11am - 7pm

Tuesday: 11am - 7pm

Wednesday - 3-5pm

Thursday: 11am-7pm

Friday: 3-5pm

Saturday: 10am-noon

 

 

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Summer Reading Program:

 

library 1This year the Reeseville and Lowell public libraries will be working together to present a summer program.  The theme for 2016 is On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! We will focus our programs on being active. Sign up will begin Mid June.  Right now we’re busy gathering supplies for our weekly events.  The library relies solely on donations for the summer reading program and we are grateful for all the generous donations that have already come in.  If you would like to contribute please contact our front desk. 

 

 

 

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Holiday Closings

The library will be closed May 27-30 in honor of Memorial Day.

 

 

 

Mallards cap.pngNational Library Appreciation:  

To celebrate the Reeseville Public Library gave away a family pack of tickets to a Madison Mallards game.  The winner this year was Judy Vana. 

 

 

library 1Community Garden:  The library will be working with the Dodgeland FFA to plant and take care of the community garden.  Feel free to stop by and see how the kids and the plants are growing. 

 

 

 

 

 

library 1Sr. Apartment Book Chat: Monday, May 2 and 16, 2PM at the Sr. Apartments, Mrs. Kozi and the group will talk about the material that they have been reading.

 

 

Story Time:

library 1Story time will be held in May on Tuesdays at 10am.  An activity and snack will follow the stories.  This is an excellent opportunity to meet new friends and get creative together!  Your preschoolers will have such a great time that you’ll want to take some books home to keep the creativity flowing.

 

 

Community Yoga: During May we’ll continue our yoga program on Wednesdays, 6pm at the Village Hall.  All you need is a flexible mind, the rest will follow. library 1 

 

 

 

 

 

 

library 1Mother’s Day Crafts with Mrs. Kozi: Saturday, May 7 at 10am, Mrs. Kozi will be creating Mother’s day cards and gifts.  We will have the supplies so bring your creativity to the library. 

 

 

 

 

 

library 1All throughout May there will be activities at the library.  Stop in to decorate our bulletin board or take home a craft bag.  There’s always something happening at your library so stop in and check it out. 


 

 




 

IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH LCMS

Pastor Donald Steinberg  
920-927-5734
210 Lincoln Ave
E-mail address
immanuellc@tds.net

Worship Sunday 9:00am
Sunday School and Adult Bible Study at 10:20 a.m.

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UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST
Pastor Lois Rosko    
920-344-7845
E-mail address
larosko@hotmail.com
Worship Schedule:
Sunday Service at 10:00am
Sunday School a 9:00am
Communion held on the 1st Sunday

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TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH
Pastor Matthew Martin  
920-927-5762
www.trinityreeseville.org
Worship Schedule; Sunday 10:00am
Sunday School at 8:45am
Adult Bible Study on Tues. at 6:00pm
Holy Communion served on the 1st & 3rd Sunday
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SHARED COVENANT MINISTRIES:

Lowell, Juneau and Horicon United Methodist Church

Rev. Allie Scott, 920-296-8436

225 Cross St., Lowell

Email: scmofwi@gmail.com

Website: http://www.scmofwi.org

Sunday Worship at 10:30am
Sunday School 9:30 a.m.

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CATHOLIC TRI PARISHES OF
SW DODGE COUNTY

Pastor:  Fr. Mike Erwin, 
Associate Pastor:  Fr. Erick Cassiano, 
Assisting Sr. Priest:  Fr. John Yockey

http://www.triparishwi.com
Office: (920) 927-3102    Fax:  (920) 927-1970

 

Holy Family Church          Sunday mornings 10am

304 Prairie Street                    Wednesday 5:30 pm

Reeseville, WI 53579               First Fridays 8 am

 

St. John the Baptist Church        Sunday 8 am

714 Church Street                         Tuesday 8 am

Clyman, WI 53016

 

St. Columbkille Church            Sat evenings 5 pm

W10802 County Rd. TT             Thursday 7 pm

Elba, WI 53925 

 

**Our final Youth Mass and Potluck Dinner will be on Sunday, 

April 3rd, 5pm at St. Columbkille Church.

 

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   “THE REFUGE” of Reeseville

Apostolic Bible Study & Sunday Service

Isa 3:10  Say to the righteous, it shall be well.

214 Main Street Reeseville

2nd Kings 10:16 Come and see our zeal for the Lord.

Sunday Service @10:30AM

Bible Study @ 6:30PM Tuesday
More info on our full page

Pastor Chris and Cherie Behymer   920-927-6056

E-mail:  behymer6@charter.net

www.facebook.com/TheReesevilleRefuge

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SALEM EV. LUTHERAN CHURCH

115 Juneau Street, Lowell Pastor Vander Galien
920-927-5353
E-mail address
pvgvandy@aim.com

Sunday Service 10:00am
Thursday Evening Worship at 7:00pm

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YOUTH TURKEY HUNTING NEWS

Youth Hunt

Will Tenpas, age 12, from Sun Prairie got his turkey on Sunday afternoon along with his mentor, Randy Soldner. 
It weighed 27.1 lbs with an 11 ½” Beard and 1 ½” and 1 ¼” Spurs.

 

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Gavin Wright, age 13, from Waterloo got his turkey on Sunday morning along with his mentor, Dean Ziegel. It weighed 25.11 lbs with an 10 ¼” Beard and 1” Spurs.

2016 Spring mentored turkey hunt was another success at Tom’s Guns in Marshall

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We had 73 hunters this year.  41 learn to hunt and 32 youth

81 wonderful mentors resulted into 24 DEAD BIRDS

Will Tenpas had the largest bird of the day 27.1 lbs. 11 ¾” beard 1.5" spurs. Thanks caller Randy Soldner for taking him and teaching him how it is done.

Thank you to all of our donors

 

Marshall Lion’s Club-For Lunch

Wheaties Drive          Wings Over Wisconsin

Primos Calls                Remington

Savage                         Shane Simpson

Tom's Guns           Dave Olson

WI Conservation & Education Foundation

Dodge County NWTF- Dean and Noreane Ziegel

Glacial Drumlin NWTF-Steve Schuster

Mud Lakes DU -Tom Bergholz and Justin Sellnow

Winchester Ammo- Derrick Wilson

With these donors, we were able to give calls, decoys, hats and other wonderful hunting items...

 

OH AND DID I MENTION WE GAVE AWAY
9 GUNS!  8 to the hunters and 1 to the callers.

 

 

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FROM THE EDITOR

ALL NEWS MUST REACH ME BY THE 25TH OF THE MONTH.


I can’t promise to get your news or articles in the paper if I don’t get it on time. We print 600 copies each month.  This does take time to put together and print so it gets out by the 1st of the month.

 

To put an ad in the newsletter Contact me at
920-927-5477 or e-mail at
nziegel@charter.net
Minimum of 3 Lines for $5.00.  The cost goes up accordingly as you add additional lines.

I include all ads on the website www.reeseville.com  at no additional charge. 

 

As always, Charitable organizations are publicized free.  It isn’t necessary to wait until the last minute to get your news to me.  I will save it and put it in at the appropriate time.