Please mark your calendars for vacation Bible School at the Congregational Church:July 30, 31st and August 1. VBS is open to all interested Mellen Area kids from ages 4 to 12. The times will be from 9:00 AM to 12 noon each of the 3 days. Kids do not have to be members to attend.
For more information please contact Mardy Ehrhardt at 715-274-8028.
EXPLORE A NATIONAL SCENIC TRAIL
you ever hiked on a National Scenic Trail? Here is your chance. Join members
of the Chequamegon Chapter of the North Country Trail Association as they
lead a variety of hikes in 2019.
9:00AM to NooN Hidden Lake Hike
Meet hike leader, Mary Stenberg, at the
parking area where the North Country Trail crosses the Delta Drummond Road,
approximately 3 miles north of Drummond.
hike east along this scenic
section of the trail where you pass 3 small inland lakes-Mirror, Esox and
this will be a 3.6 mile round trip hike.
have the option of walking 1 way, For only 1.8 miles, and then catch a
shuttle back to the parking area, if they choose.
Saturday August 24,
2019, 1:00PM-4:00PM: Youth Hike
Meet hike leader, Cheryl Trieschman, at
the Lake Three Campground parking area on Mineral Lake Road(FR187) where
participants will hike east in search of plants, animals, bugs, and birds.
You never know what you may find in a walk in the woods. Cheryl plans on
making this in and out hike a fun learning adventure.
teens & pre-teens. parents and interested adults are also welcome
Saturday September 28, 2019, 1:00PM-4:00Pm
Meet hike leader Ellie
Williams, at the Copper Falls State Park Pavillion to start a 3-4 mile hike
north along the NCT into the pristine Copper Falls State Natural Area.
Participants will need a state park sticker. Parking is available at the
pavilion parking lot.
Come early to help the Chequamegon Chapter
celebrate North Country Scenic trail Day and Friends of Copper Falls State
Park's Fall Festival.
For more information and detailed maps, go to
Chequamegon Chapter website at http://northcountrytrail.org/che/ and
on Newsletters and Trail reports, click on 2019 and then click on Cheq. Fun
Looking to give money to Holy Rosary Church in memory of a
one. Holy Rosary has established a STAINED GLASS MEMORIAL FUND.
is too small or large. However with a donation of $100 or more, a name
plaque will be inscribed with the name of your choice.
.For more info,
please contact the parish office at 715-274-3701 or by mail to: Holy Rosary
catholic Church, PO Box 17, Mellen, Wis. 54546
Mellen High Class will have a 50 year reunion on
July 5th at Copper Ridge starting at 2pm
The Mellen school will again be
collecting Box Tops for the 2018-2019 school year.
include Northland Foods, SCCU, Northern State Bank, Dollar General and the
school. Your labels become money to help purchase equipment and supplies for
the entire Mellen School.
Please contact Kris Kruzan at
firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or donations.
NOTICE TRI-M SANITARY RECYCLING
Effective immediately, tires must be removed from
metal brought into Tri-M for recycling.
items such as bikes, lawn mowers,
etc., will not be accepted unless the tires are removed.
Tires can be
disposed of for a variable fee; rate is determined by tire size.
Sanitary/Recycling will hold their regular monthly meeting on Monday Jan.
14, 2019 at 6:15 PM in the office/ conference room at the Tri-M building.
PENOKEE MOUNTAIN RANGE CLASSIC BIKE ROAD RACE & Tour
Saturday July 27, 2019
REGISTRATION: 7:30-9:30 a.m. at the public school entrance off Fayette
Ave. in Mellen.
RACE ENTRY FEE: Early registration $35.00 until race day July 27, then
$40.00 day of race.
AWARDS: plaques/medals for male and female winners. 1st 2nd & 3rd place in
5 year increments. An award ceremony will be held at the school following
the race. No awards will be mailed.
TIMING: Wisport RJ Ochmann
RACE ROUTE COURSE DESCRIPTION: Approximately 47 miles of paved
roads through the Penokee Range, traversing rolling hills and flat terrain.
Additional services are pace car, 2 sag wagons, and water station. Ashland
Co. and Mellen Police Depts. helping when and where necessary. Great Divide
and Mellen Ambulances on call. School bus on standby for inclement weather.
Free lunch after race.
SEND TO: Mellen Area Chamber of Commerce
PO Box 193
Mellen, WI. 54546
NAME: __________________________________ Wisport I.D.# ____________
AGE: ________ Male______ Female_______
WISPORT MEMBER: Yes_____No____ Tandem Rider________
WAIVER: I will participate in the Penokee Range Bike Classic and there by
waive, release and
dismiss all claims from damages and personal injury which I may incur
before, during or after the
above named event. Also against any and all race officials involved with
the Mellen Area Chamber
of Commerce and the Penokee Range Bike Classic.. This includes all persons
in any way involved in this event. I also hold harmless the municipalities
associated with the
race. I further certify that I am phsically fit to participate in the above
Parents signature if under 18)
EMERGENCY CONTACT(opptional) Name________________________Phone
City Hall Building 11:00a.m. to
Third Thursday of each month
Contact Person Bill Polencheck
CITY OF MELLEN
First Tuesday of every month 5:00 PM at the
The ADRC of the North will be
Memory Cafe every first Thursday of the month from 3:30 to 4:30 PM.
Memory Cafe is for those who are concerned about memory loss, their care
partners and those who are living with early memory loss.
The Cafe will
be held at the Senior Center in Mellen
Store hours are:
Wednesdays and Fridays 10:00AM to
Saturday's 9:00AM to 12:00 noon.
BLOOD PRESSURE CLINICS
Mellen- Senior Center 10:00AM-10:30
Annual meeting March 24 2019,3:00PM
June 29 &30
of July-Mellen and Ashland
Bayfield County Fair-August 10
Art in the Park-Copper Falls
State Park-September 28-
Ashland High School FFA Festival with Northern Aged Iron
Tractors-end of September
WANTED, Blacksmith for demonstrating and
selling their products at the Tractor & Threshing Show-Sept. 21 & 22