August Newsletter

We’re nearing the end of summer programs with deadlines coming up for grades K-3rd NFL Flag Football, Engineering for Kids Camps, Battledarts, Archery, Pressure Cooker Classes and more!

FAMILY NEWS

  • MUSIC IN THE GROVE – All located at Dublin Park from 6:00-7:30 pm
    • Thur, Aug 1: Brass Tacks
    • Thur, Aug 15: Char & Joe
    • Thur, Aug 29: Natty Nation
  • Green Bay Packers Family Night – Friday, August 2 at Lambeau Field! $10 per ticket. Pay cash or check at 210 Progress Dr. Seven tickets left!
  • SUMMER DISCOUNTED TICKETS! – Get your summer discounted tickets at 210 Progress Dr. Cash/check only. Tickets include: Jet Boat Adventure, Milwaukee Zoo, Mt. Olympus, Noah’s Ark, Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf, Six Flags, Upper Dells Boat Tour, Wisc. Ducks Tour. Tickets sold until Labor Day. Flyer attached.
  • Looking for Touch-A-Truck Vehicles! – New event this year on Sat, October 5th from 10am-12pm at Cottage Grove Elementary Parking Lot. FREE interactive family event to see, touch and safely explore your favorite big trucks. If you or your company has a unique vehicle that you would like to share with the community, contact Brooke at bfriess@village.cottage-grove.wi.us.

ADULT

  • Women’s Self-Defense: Tue, August 6 at 5:30-6:30 pm. $20. Located at 210 Progress Dr. Register by August 4! Last class for the year.
  • Electric Pressure Cooker Class: Tue, August 13 at 6:00-8:00 pm. Located at 4548 Falcon Ct; cook’s kitchen. Cook is Claire Doelger. Learn how to use and cook in a pressure cooker to make quick and easy meals! $40; all ingredients included. Registration deadline is Aug 4.
  • What is OneNote Computer Class: Tue, August 13 from 6:00-8:00 pm. Located at 210 Progress Dr. Conference Room. Computers will be provided. $40/person. OneNote will help you stay organized and cut down on paper piles. Come learn how to use OneNote! Registration deadline is Aug 6.
  • Broach Jewelry Designing: Thurs, August 22 at 6:00-8:00 pm. Located at 210 Progress Dr. Conference Room. $30; all materials included. Registration deadline is Aug 15.

YOUTH

  • Battledarts! Sunday, Aug 4 from 12:00-2:00 pm at Fireman’s Park. Ages 7-15. $20. Registration deadline is this Thurs, Aug 1.
  • Archery Camp Sess 3: Mon-Fri 8/19-8/23 from 3:00-4:00 pm at 230 Progress Dr. Max 12 students. Ages 8-16.
  • Engineering for Kids Camps:
    • Jr. Robotics Camp: Simple Machines United! Grades K-2nd. M-F 8/12-8/16 from 9:30 am – 12:00 pm $165. Sign up by Aug 5.
    • LEGO Robotic Olympics Camp: Grades 3rd-6th. M-F 8/12-8/16 from 1:00-4:00 pm $165. Sign up by Aug 5.
  • NFL Flag Football: Rookie & Junior (Grades K-3rd)
    • Rookie NFL Flag Football: Grades K-1st (co-ed). 8/26-10/16 Mon/Wed from 5:00-6:00 pm at Northlawn Park. Volunteer coaches are needed. Registration deadline is Aug 11.
    • Junior NFL Flag Football: Grades 2nd-3rd (co-ed). 8/27-10/17 Tue/Thur from 5:00-6:00 pm at Northlawn Park. Volunteer coaches are needed. Registration deadline is Aug 11.

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Please contact the Village of Cottage Grove Parks and Recreation Department at 608-839-8968 with any questions.