Oct. 2, 2019
October is Manufacturing Month!
October is all about manufacturing, and WCEDA is celebrating with a job fair Oct. 17 at Gateway Technical College. Register now as seats are filling up fast!
ThriveED Annual Meeting featuring Dr. Bill Mitchel of Foxconn
Whether you work in manufacturing or not, the industry’s reach is broad, especially here in the Jefferson and Dodge County region. Growth in manufacturing spurs job creation and investment in other industries, impacting the overall economic health of our communities. Continue the conversation on October 8 at the 2019 ThriveED Annual Meeting & Presentation. Tickets are $20 for this event and include a full buffet breakfast. Register using the form below or email julieo@thriveed.org.
First Citizens Customer Appreciation Day
Please join us in saying "Thanks".....to YOU! We appreciate our customers and the community that we have called home for over 150 years....what better reason to celebrate?

We will have free shredding, lunch and raffle baskets at our Main Office - 207 W. Main st. Whitewater on Friday, October 4th from 11am-2pm...hope to see you there!

Dales Bootery Celebrates 50 years!
It's that time of year again! Time for the BIGGEST, BEST SALE of the YEAR! The Balloon Bust Sale returns Wednesday October 2nd - Saturday October 5th with BIGGER & BETTER SAVINGS to celebrate our 50th Anniversary!! As usual, come in, pick out your shoes, and then pick a balloon to find out how much you save! 15-50% off (regular priced, in-stock items). Plus, EXTRA 20% off all winter sale boots, 10% off sale priced shoes, and socks, accessories, and orthotics 25% off!
Post your Jobs to Handshake
Are you looking to connect with UW-Whitewater students or graduates? You can post your
available job opportunities on Handshake, UWW’s online job board. Part-time local job
opportunities, internships, and full-time degree-required positions for UWW students and alumni are all welcome. You can sign up for an account at https://app.joinhandshake.com. For questions or instructions on how to sign up, please email career@uww.edu or 262-472-1472. If you’d like to talk with someone about recruiting UW-Whitewater students for internships and jobs, please contact Ron Buchholz, Director at BuchholR@uww.edu, or call 262-472-1498. We’re happy to help!

James R. Connor University Center Celebrates 60 years!
The James R. Connor University Center opened its doors 60 years ago in 1959 for students, faculty, staff, and guests to enjoy. Join us in celebrating the UC's 60th anniversary with a week-long celebration of events, dining specials, activities, and giveaways!

Dine Around the Lakes
Dine Around the Lakes is the most edible time of the year! Making its 6th annual return this fall, dine Around the Lakes will send diners on a 10-day tasting tour throughout Walworth County. Eateries offer a prix fixe lunch for $10 or $15 and / or dinner for $20 or $30, giving locals and visitors the chance to feed their inner foodie and finally try that restaurant on their wish list. Participating restaurants are not only known for their exceptional cuisine, they also spare no expense to give diners an extraordinary culinary experience. Dine Around the Lakes is organized by the Walworth County Visitors Bureau, and is supported by participating restaurants and sponsors.

Business After-Hours Networking Event
Culvers/Kiwanis Fundraiser
On Wednesday, October 16, Culver’s of Whitewater and the Whitewater Kiwanis Breakfast Club will team up to benefit the Culver’s/Kiwanis Whitewater Breakfast Club’s Whitewater High School Scholarship Program. A portion of the sales made between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. on October 16 will be donated to the program.  
The Fabulous Equinox Orchaestra
Fashioned in the style and swagger of the legendary entertainers lead by Frank Sinatra, Davis & Johnson are putting their own contemporary stamp on the Great American Songbook, graced with a touch of Motown, Ray Charles, Johnny Cash, Elvis and more, offering a freshness and relevance that speaks to every soul.
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