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Oddtoberfest

The Odd Brat Trot (5k Run) at 10:00am kicks off our Oktoberfest themed celebration. The run costs $30, and registration can be done online before Sept. 9, at https://runsignup.com. Afternoon festivities include music, food, drinks, and fun! The Odd Fellows Tri-County Lodge #40 have organized this event as its major fundraiser. Money raised is given…
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Sorghum Fest 2019

The 14th Annual Sorghum Fest is right around the corner! Come join us for this fun gathering of friends and families and enjoy our beautiful grounds under the oaks! Activities for all ages! Watch and learn how we turn our local sorghum harvest into the final product.

Books and Beer

You’re invited to join the discussion at a different kind of book club where we get to MEET the author and ask them direct questions about their story, inspiration, writing process and so much more in a fun, casual environment. September 26 — The House on Ludington Street by Susan L. Pare October 17— Enemy…
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Farmer’s Market

Held in the parking lot of city hall on West James Street from 3 PM to 7 PM each Wednesday. You’ll find plenty of produce, meats, treats, cheese, and more to choose from!

Book Reading and Signing with Ken Hansen: The Light of Our Yesterdays

As a U.S. Homeland Security investigator becomes ensnared in a thicket of terrorist puzzles and codes unraveling his troubled past, his counterpart in a parallel Earth without Christianity experiences strange visions of our world after meeting a charismatic preacher with a new message of peace and forgiveness. Author Ken Hansen graduated from CHS in 1980 and is a writer,…
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Farmer’s Market

Held in the parking lot of city hall on West James Street from 3 PM to 7 PM each Wednesday. You’ll find plenty of produce, meats, treats, cheese, and more to choose from!

Have a Happy Fall in Columbus

The kids are in school again, temperatures are dropping, and leaves are starting to change color. Pumpkin spice lovers rejoice – it’s September! These early fall days are a great time to slow down the pace from summer’s frenzy of activity by strolling through the historic districts and downtown, late-season kayaking on the Crawfish, or…
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Bike/Bus the Barns

Bike the Barns is FairShare CSA Coalition’s largest fundraiser. Proceeds from the ride benefit our organization and the Partner Shares Program, which help low-income families afford farm-fresh veggies. When you sign up for Bike the Barns, you help families in need buy organic food grown right here in Wisconsin by a CSA farmer.

Author Meet and Greet with Janice Ulrich

Local author and historian Janice Ulrich presents her latest book about Columbus at the historic Kurth Brewery’s hospitality room. Janice’s first two books about Columbus featured historic photos of local interest. This third book tells more of the Columbus story through the use of 215 postcards. Join us for Columbus history and pizza, and you…
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Farmer’s Market

Held in the parking lot of city hall on West James Street from 3 PM to 7 PM each Wednesday. You’ll find plenty of produce, meats, treats, cheese, and more to choose from!