July 4th Annual Bike Parade

The annual 4th of July bike parade is happening again! Remember how much fun you had last year? Well come on over to the Walnut Grove park on Wednesday July 4th from 10:30am -12 noon. Food, drinks and of course the storied parade. So decorate your bike and/or yourself and come to the park for a little fun. See you there!

bike parade

Neighborhood Garage Sale: May 17th-19th

The Walnut Grove neighborhood annual garage sale is fast approaching! This neighborhood event will take place Thursday May 17th, Friday May 18th, and Saturday May 19th. Please join in by hosting your own garage sale or shopping others’!

You’ll find fabulous deals on children’s clothing, baby necessities, sports equipment, furniture, household items… You name it, you’ll find it here! Due to the road construction, look for balloons or a rummage sale signs in front of houses participating on the following streets:

Within Walnut Grove:

  • Westfield Road between Old Sauk and Mineral Point
  • Colony Circle
  • Colony Drive
  • Springwood Circle
  • Lemonade and Crafts for Sale at intersection of Whitacre Rd and N Westfield Rd

Neighboring Areas:

  • E Oakbrook Circle
  • Gray Fox Circle
  • Sandy Court
  • Pond View Court
  • Settlers Rd
  • Boundary Rd
  • Fortune Drive
  • Hillcrest Ave
  • Elmwood Ave
  • Falcon Court

Rain, snow, or sun This is on!

Want your street added to the list above? Please contact Liz at walnutgrovemadison@gmail.com and Alice O’Connor at aoc@constituencyservices.org

Annual Safety Day at SwimWest on May 5th, 2018

SwimWest is excited to announce it will be hosting its 22nd Annual Safety Day on May 5th, 2018, at the Madison West location located at 1001 Deming Way. Safety stations will be run from 12:30pm-2:00pm, along with fun activities sponsored by local partners:

  • I9 sports
  • Badger Gymnastics
  • Infinity Martial Arts
  • Musical Pathways Foundation
  • Middleton Fire Department

Open Swim will be from 2:00pm-3:30pm. This event is free and open to the public. Any questions call SwimWest at (608) 831-6829.

**Please bring an item to donate to Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS), which offers a wide array of crisis services for victims of domestic violence in Dane County. Visit their website to view their wish list: https://abuseintervention.org/daiswishlist/ ** SwimWest aspires to achieve zero drownings in Wisconsin. SwimWest hosts Safety Day every year with safety stations emphasizing safe practices in and around the water.