Antique machinery will be on display and in use next weekend at the annual Rock River Thresheree in Edgerton. The event is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, through Monday, Sept. 3, in Thresherman’s Park, 51 E. Cox Road.
LAKE GENEVA — Lake Geneva native and author Pamela S. Meyers will present her program “From a Sleepy Village to Newport of the West: How The Great Chicago Fire Seared Its Imprint on Lake Geneva” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, at the Lake Geneva Public Library.
The Tuesday hike report by Jake Gerlach: Eleven hikers showed up for our Tuesday hike. We headed across U.S. Highway 12 to walk the Ice Age Trail to Esterly Road. At Esterly Road we took a break for water. Even the two dogs got water.