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Community Calendar: April 26, 2014
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Saturday, April 26

Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., St. Andrews's Episcopal Church, 2810 6th St., Monroe.

"John, Donna and Java: A patron appreciation event with sing-a-longs," free coffee, and treats in celebration of National Library Week, 10:30 to noon, Albertson Memorial Library, 200 N. Water St., Albany.

Angels Among Us of Green County 5K Run/Walk, hosted by Tyler's Team Foundation and Jacob's SWAG Foundation, SLICE Ice Arena, 1632 4th Ave., Monroe. Check in at 9 a.m. and the race begins at 10 a.m. Register: or Jacob's SWAG, 2222 6th St., Monroe, WI 53566. Cost: $30 for individuals or $100 for a team. Info:

Free electronics recycling event, hosted by Woodford State Bank, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Colony Brands parking lot at Wisconsin 69 and 16th Avenue, Monroe. Donations support Green County Habitat for Humanity and Green County Humane Society. Info: Nikki Matley, 608-329-2071.

"Composting Basics," 1 p.m., Monroe Public Library, 925 16th Ave., Monroe. Free program is part of the Monroe Public Library's "Gather and Grow" series. Info: 608-328-7010.

Annual Kalberwurst Supper, 4:30 to 8 p.m., Zwingli United Church of Christ, 416 East Lake Ave., Monticello. Menu: Kalberwurst, ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, copper penny carrots, applesauce, Swiss bread, cookies and bars. Carryouts are available; call 608-938-4369. Cost: $12 for adults, $5 for children 5 to 10, free for children 4 and under. A silent basket auction will be held.

Purchase for Paws, the garage and bake sale benefiting Green County Humane Society, 8 a.m. to noon Monroe Auto Sales, 101 W. 8th St. The bake sale will only be held on Thursday, April 24.

Orangeville Community Blood Drive, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge 372 Orangeville, 1060 E. Rock Grove Road, Orangeville. Hosted by the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge 372 Orangeville, the Juda Forefathers, and citizens of northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin. Info or appointment: 815-291-4100 or Walk-ins welcome.

Benefit for Gary Armitage, 4 to 8:30 p.m., Albany Lions Club, 402 N. Cincinnati St. Dinner tickets : $10 for adults or $15 at the door and $5 for children under 10. Menu: Pig roast, roast turkey, potato salad, beans coleslaw and dessert. Raffle tickets: $1 for each ticket and $5 for six tickets. Silent auction held from 4 and 7:30 p.m. Info or to purchase raffle or dinner ticket: John and Charlotte Briggs at 608-862-3355 or Eugene and Donna Strutzenberg at 608-214-9208.

Sunday, April 27

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., St. John's UCC, 1724 14th St., Monroe.

Lafayette County Genealogy Society meeting, 1:30 p.m., Lafayette County Historical Society Museum, 525 N. Main St., Darlington. Learning trivia items about Lafayette County's history planned. Info: Sarah Goebel, 608-325-9615.

Yester Year Auto Club first tour to Beloit area, 10:15 a.m., meet at Green County Justice Center parking lot, 2841 6th St., Monroe. Info: Frank Ackerman, 608-934-5682.

Loaves and Fishes Community Meal, sponsored by Colony Brands, 4 to 6 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 1025 15th Ave., Monroe, 4 to 6 p.m. Free, open to the public.

Green County American Legion and Auxiliary meeting, 6:30 p.m., Albany Legion Post. The four Green County winners for Public Safety Awards will be recognized. Lunch and business meeting to follow.

Monday, April 28

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6 p.m., St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 2810 6th St., Monroe.

"Wiggle Time with Grandma Carol," birth to 3, "I'm Big!," 10 a.m., Monroe Public Library, 925 16th Ave., Monroe.

4TEENS program, 2:30 p.m., Monroe Public Library, 925 16th Ave., Monroe.

Euchre party, 7 p.m., Monroe American Legion.

Tuesday, April 29

Al-Anon Support Group, 7:30 p.m., Monroe Clinic hospital building, first floor, Cardiac Rehab Conference Room.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Shepherd of the Hills Church, 506 12th Ave., Fellowship Hall, New Glarus.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Congregational United Church of Christ, 201 E. 23rd St., Brodhead.

Monroe TOPS Chapter 1453 meeting, 11 a.m., Monroe Methodist Church, 2227 4th St. Info: 608-325-9491.

Golden Age Club, cards, 1 p.m., Behring Senior Center, 1113 10th St., Monroe.

Monroe Noon Optimists meeting, 6 to 8 p.m., Baumgartner's. A social to welcome prospective members. Open to the public. Info: 608-325-9768.