Her exhibit titled “Abstract Journey” will include over 70 of her favorite abstract paintings from the past few years. Karolyn is an active member of the Whitewater Arts Alliance and the Janesville Art League.
There will be an opening reception on Friday, August 3 from 5 pm – 8 pm.
Beloit Art Center is located at 520 E Grand Ave in Beloit, WI. Hours are Monday, 10 am-2, pm, Tuesday through Friday, 10 am – 5:30 pm and Saturday, 10 am – 3 pm.
Pictured here are Kiwanis President Jerry Grant with Whitewater Community Food Pantry Co-Managers, Patricia Chaput (left) and Barbara Quast (right).
Kiwanis Whitewater Breakfast Club donated $500 to the Whitewater Community Food Pantry after a presentation on Tuesday by Co-Managers, Patricia Chaput and Barbara Quast.
The Food Pantry accepts donations Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to noon at their location in the Whitewater Downtown Armory.
In 2017 alone, the Whitewater Community Food Pantry served 10,719 individuals in 3,006 households, including 6,136 adults and 4,583 children.
After their presentation, Ms. Chaput and Ms. Quast signed a children’s book, which will join the Kiwanis Whitewater Breakfast Club collection at the Irvin L. Young Memorial Library.
Results of the Fran Achen Photo Competition are as follows:
Best of Show: Jeff McDonald, “Sturgeon Bay Light”
Accomplished – 1st Place: William Eklund, “Test 4 Echo”
Accomplished – 2nd Place: Mary Ellsworth, “Hen and Chicks”
Accomplished – 3rd Place: Karl Mohr, “American Homestead”
Accomplished – Honorable Mention: Everett Long, “Snowy Egret in Breeding Plumage”
Accomplished – Honorable Mention: James J Marsala, “Wheels of Change”
Accomplished – Honorable Mention: David Throgmartin, “Great Horned Owl”
Amateur – 1st Place: Joseph Suchy, “Fire and Ice”
Amateur – 2nd Place: Sandy Ott, “Barn Ghost”
Amateur – 3rd Place: Robert Buell, “Winter Scene – Bark River”
Amateur – Honorable Mention: Robert Buell, “The Forest Floor”
Amateur – Honorable Mention: Signe Trewyn, “Morning’s Work”
Youth/Teen – 1st Place: Cambell Alexander, “Resting Butterfly”
Youth/Teen – 2nd Place: Morgan Janovec, “Scintillam”
Youth/Teen – 3rd Place: Linnea Tabaka, “On the Web”
Ferradermis, the Whitewater High School FIRST Robotics Team, is holding a free robotics boot camp for new and current members from August 4 – August 11. The team is open to all Whitewater High School students. Throughout the week, participants will take a small robotics project from conception to build. Students will work with Inventor to do CAD and will get experience with wiring and programming. We ask that participants commit to attending at least 5 of the 6 dates including both Saturdays.
To reserve your spot, please email Laura Masbruch at email@example.com no later than Friday, July 20. A minimum of 10 participants is needed for the camp to run.
Dates and times for the camp are listed below:
- Saturday, August 4, 8:00am – 4:00pm
- Monday, August 6, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
- Tuesday, August 7, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
- Thursday, August 9, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
- Friday, August 10, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
- Saturday, August 11, 8:00am – 4:00pm
LeRoy was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 24, 1940. He graduated from Southern Illinois University and taught woodshop in Wheaton, Illinois. Leroy, however, was an entrepreneur at heart and moved to Richmond, Wisconsin to create and design products for the craft and gift industries until his retirement in 2015. He was known as a “Master Craftsman” in the miniatures industry and 2 of his dollhouses are on display at House on the Rock in Dodgeville, Wisconsin.
Although LeRoy lived in the Whitewater area for half his life he remained an avid Chicago sports fan. He cheered and jeered countless Bears, Cubs and Bulls games from his recliner. He enjoyed playing horseshoes, bowling, softball, pool and ping pong as well as mowing lawn in the sun and relaxing on the pontoon boat on Whitewater Lake with an icy beverage.Read More