Auditions for "Happy Days — A New Musical," with the book by Garry Marshall, the creator of the "Happy Days" TV series, and music and lyrics by Paul Williams, a Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer, will be held Monday and Tuesday, April 30 and May 1, from 6:30-10 p.m. at The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson. Actors may schedule an individual vocal audition and group dance session by going to ThePhipps.org.
The Hudson Middle School Science Olympiad team just completed its best season to date. The Wisconsin State Science Olympiad competition was held at UW-Milwaukee over the weekend (April 6-7, 2018) and HMS sent 29 future scientists and engineers to represent the school in 23 different events.
The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson will host "Cheers for Volunteers," its 35th annual celebration of appreciation for all its volunteers, on Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. All who have volunteered in any capacity during the past year are encouraged to attend. The event features a program at 7 p.m. with recognition and awards by the Children's Theater Council, the Drama Council, the Music Council, the Visual Arts Council, the Volunteer Council, and the newly formed Dance Council. A dessert reception will follow.
Check out the upcoming Hudson Community Education classes. Registration is open at hudsonraiders.org; click on the Community tab or click on the FeePay shopping cart in the top left corner to access class registration and payment information. Select "Explore All Programs" to begin your search. Adults America's True Epidemic: Obesity will be held 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19 at Willow River Elementary School. How have we become so unhealthy and overweight? Learn ways to fight it and take better control of your health. Open to youth and adults age 16 up.
Attention all St. Croix County residents, do you have a passion for community outreach, working with county youth and a love for the fair? If so, consider becoming a candidate for the 2018 St. Croix County Fairest of the Fair.
MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has declared April 9-13 as Wisconsin's Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week. Wisconsin Emergency Management, the National Weather Service and the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association have once again teamed up to sponsor the statewide tornado drills scheduled for Thursday, April 12.
As spring approaches, Hudson High School senior students who are enrolled in the school's academy programs are finishing their required capstone projects. Senior students in the HealthCare or STEM+ Academies spend a portion of their final year developing a capstone project that incorporates what they have learned throughout their academy coursework to identify a problem and develops a solution.
Whether you bake, sew, build, grow or train, entering an exhibit at a county fair is an exciting process and open to all. The St. Croix County Fair offers 17 different open class departments for entries including classes ranging from antiques and cats to rabbits and woodworking. This year's St. Croix County Fair will be held July 18-22, in Glenwood City. Entry day for all non-animal exhibits is Wednesday, July 18, with judging beginning at noon and lasting until 7:30 p.m.
Hudson Home & Garden Club is requesting photos from area photographers for their 2019 calendar. To submit a photo, send an email along with your photo, photo's name, where photo was taken and your name and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org . It is permissible to submit several photos. Submission deadline is Aug. 1. Photos should be in digital format having 600 pixels per inch and be of landscape orientation printable as an 8.5x11 inch picture.
Auditions for "The Red Box," a Nero Wolfe mystery based on the novel by Rex Stout, adapted for the stage by Joseph Goodrich, will be held 1-3 p.m. Sunday, April 8 and 7-9 p.m. Monday, April 9 at The Phipps Center for the Arts in Hudson. Actors may schedule an audition time by going to ThePhipps.org. If necessary, callbacks will be held Tuesday, April 10.