AUGUST EVENTS AT THE MELLEN LIBRARY
Club at Freehand Farm
Raffle Tickets for Friends of the Library Quilt
raffle are available at the Library. Sharon Wrege made this years beautiful
quilt Stop by the Library to see it. Tickets are $1.
SUMMER EVENTS AT COPPER FALLS STATE PARK
Friday August 17
Universe in the Park UW Astronomy
All events are free. State Park admission sticker required.
BYOC(Bring your own chair) to Music in the Park and Shakspeare in the
MELLEN CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP
August 18th & 19th
Call for tee timesfor Saturday qualifying
Entrance: $40 per
Skins available on Saturday & sunday, meal to follow
Flighted after Saturday qualifying, members only
Saturday August 25,2018, 9:00 AM to 1:00PM Swedish Settlement
Hike led by Warren Irle.Participants
will meet at the Trail Head Parking Area on Old Grade Road,(FR 202) for a
five mile round trip hike.
In route to the Swedish Settlement, hikers
will cross the majestic Marengo River and hike to
the Juniper Rock Overlook.
BIG CUP SCRAMBLE
(benefit for driveway fund)
Saturday September 8th
Time: 9:00 AM shotgun start
2 person teams, Skins and Games available
Saturday September 22, 2018,( North Country Scenic Trail
Day) 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Rainbow Lake Wilderness Hike
is being led by Mel Baughman. Meet at the south boundary trailhead on
Reynard Lake Road, west off of Delta-Drummond Road, approximately 5 miles
north of Drummond.
Participants will then carpool to the northern
boundary of the Rainbow Lake Wilderness on North Delta Road(FR 228) and hike
back to the south boundary. This will be 6.4 through hike and will focus on
forest ecology and trail design.
ART IN THE PARK
Copper Falls State Park
Saturday October 20, 2018,. 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
A hike from Snake Trail Road, to experience
majestic overlooks and beautiful fall colors along the trail
This hike is being led by Katie LeMoine, Trails Technician with the US
Forest Service. Meet Katie at the berm on Snake Trail Road(FR 383).
Participants will walk up the closed road to the NCT, hike west, and then
turn around after hiking for 1.5 miles. Katie will answer questions and talk
about the 2016 flood damage. This in and out hike will be approximately 4
miles in distance.
CANDLE LIGHT WALK
Copper Falls State Park
PENOKEE MOUNTAIN RANGE CLASSIC BIKE
ROAD RACE & TOUR
REGISTRATION: 7:30-9:30 a.m. at the public school entrance off Fayette
Ave. in Mellen.
RACE ENTRY FEE: Early registration $30.00 until race day July 28, then
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, 11:00a.m. to
Third Thursday of each month