Wednesday, June 1
Prescott American Legion Post 61 regular meeting, 7 p.m., 710
Thursday, June 2 Summer Fun Series, 4-7 p.m., East End Park, Ellsworth. Browse a variety of farm, artisan and craft vendors at the Ellsworth Farmers Market, enjoy food from local food trucks, take part in family friendly activities and listen to live music from local bands and musicians. Friday, June 3 Taste of Tuscany, 4:30 p.m., Vino in the Valley (W3826 450th Ave., Maiden Rock). Join the Ellsworth Community School District Foundation for its annual fundraising event, featuring wine tasting, live music, silent auction and dinner in the pavilion, along with wagon rides. Help raise money for Ellsworth education programs. Throwback Thursday Outdoor Movie Night, 9 p.m., Spring Valley Public Library (E121 Second St.) Showing “The Sandlot.” Friday, June 3-Sunday, June 5 Fresh Art Tour, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Self-guided tour of home galleries in Pepin, southern Pierce and northwestern Buffalo counties. Visit freshart.org for tour map, driving directions and event updates. Saturday, June 4 Summer Reading Kickoff Party, 10 a.m. to noon, Eau Galle Recreation Area (W501 Eau Galle Dam Road, Spring Valley). Register for summer reading with the Spring Valley Public Library. Free park admission, events at beach and east shelter. Enjoy parachute game, ice cream sandwiches, Bobber the Water Safety mascot, bury the library director in sand, sand castle contest and more.
Ruby’s Pop-Up Pantry, 10-11:30 a.m., Bethel Covenant Church (W8405 County Road KK, Ellsworth). Held the first Saturday of each month in a new location. You will receive an abundance of grocery items for a $22 cash donation. Everyone who eats qualifies – no income or residency requirements. Drive-thru distribution; shares loaded into the back of the vehicle. For more information, call 651-674-0009 or visit rubyspantry.org Prescott American Legion Post 61 Chicken Fry, 4:30-7:30 p.m., 710 Pearl St. All you can eat inside; takeout available. Last chicken fry before summer! Car Show & Rally, 12-4 p.m., downtown Spring Valley. Dash plaques for first 100 participants. Thursday, June 9-Sunday, June 12 Baldwin Windmill Days Community Celebration, featuring festival food, live music, grand parade, community dinners, kickball tournament, water wars, an escape room, kids’ activities and more. Visit windmilldays.com for a full schedule. Thursday, June 9 & Friday, June 10 Eastern Star Brat Stand Fundraiser, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. both days, Nilssen’s Foods (157 E. Main St., Ellsworth).
Wednesday, June 8 Total Rewards Strategies Presentation, 10 a.m. Join St. Croix EDC for an informative conversation on total rewards strategies with Linda Skoglund, Managing Partner, and Alicia Schwartz, Benefits Consultant, both representing JA Counter, an Alera Group Company. They will discuss trends regarding benefits, compensation and company culture and how enlightened employers are differentiating themselves from their competitors. Register through the EDC Website here (https://stcroixedc.com/totalrewards- strategies/) Thursday, June 9 Summer Fun Series, 4-7 p.m., East End Park, Ellsworth. Browse a variety of farm, artisan and craft vendors at the Ellsworth Farmers Market, enjoy food from local food trucks, take part in family friendly activities and listen to live music from local bands and musicians.