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Star Wars Night on the Square

Sponsored by

Monroe Morning Optimists

Come spend an evening exploring a galaxy far, far away.  There will be games to play and a free Jedi train to ride.  Wear your favorite Star Wars costume and be ready to defend yourself against the Dark Side. Please join us for Concert on the Square.

Age:              No age limit, but please register

Date:             Friday, July 13

Time:            5:30 - 7:30pm

Fee:              No program cost, but fee for carnival games & face painting

Location: Courthouse lawn

Limit: No limit, but Children should be accompanied by an adult


Share a Raptor Experience

Sponsored by Monroe Kiwanis

During this one-hour education program, you will meet several of our education raptors. Participants will learn about their natural history, breeding, habitat and behaviors. These raptors are some of the most beautiful and fascinating birds in the world. 

Age: No age limit, but children need to

be accompanied by an adult

Date: Thursday, July 26, 1:30 - 2:30pm

Fee: No cost, but must register

Location: Monroe High School Gym


Down on the Rieder’s Farm

Sponsored by the Dan Rieder Family

Spend the afternoon on Rieder’s Family farm while going on a hay ride (weather permitting), feeding goats, ponies and calves and seeing animals such as ducks, chickens, peacocks, rabbits and kittens!  We’ll see how they milk and feed the cows!  Parents should drop off and pick up their children at W5478 County Rd DR, Monroe, WI.  Parents are welcome to stay, but it’s not necessary unless child is 4 years old or under.

Age: 3 - 12 years old

Date: Monday, July 30

Time: 1:00 - 2:30pm

Fee: $ 12 per family, $17 NR

Location: Dan Rieder’s Farm

Instructors: Playground Staff

Limit: 24  


Under Construction &

Totally Trucks

Sponsored by

Monroe Truck Equipment

Come to the construction site for there is a lot of work in sight!  Each child will design their own hard hat to take home with them.  You will get to see a backhoe and different trucks.  Dig in the dirt to find buried treasures, toss foam wood blocks in a wheel barrel and try out the obstacle course dodging the orange cones.

Age: 3 - 10 years old

Date: Tuesday, July 31

Time: 8:45 - 10:45am

Fee: $12 Residents, $17 NR

Location: Northeast Park

Limit: 36



Let’s Paint & Partake in Slushies

Sponsored by

Coplien Painting

Let’s have fun with paints!  We will be doing several projects with painting such as: Starry Night by Vincent van Gogh; Red Poppy by Georgia O’Keeffe; Number 8 by Jackson Pollock; or Several Circles by Wassily Kandinsky.

Age: 6 - 12 years old

Date: Thursday, August 2

Program: 8:45 - 10:45am

Fee: $12 Residents, $17 NR

Location: Union Presbyterian Church

Limit: 36


Pizzas with Pizzazz

Sponsored by

Vince’s Pizzeria

Kids will be making personal pizzas with their own personal flair!  They’ll even learn how to throw their own pizza crust.  Come see how they do it in real restaurants - you’ll have a deliciously good time! 

Age: 6 - 12 years old

Date: Tuesday, August 7

Time: 9:30  - 11:30am

Fee: $12 Residents, $17 NR

Location: Vince’s Pizzeria, 619 4th Ave.

Limit: 24


Super Heroes 

Sponsored by

Big Radio WEKZ

We’ll have Super Heroes everywhere to “Save the Day” as we do crafts and play games.   Wear your own costume and join as we learn what super powers you have!  

Age: 3 - 10 years old

Date: Wednesday, August 8

Time: 8:45 - 10:45am

Fee: $12 Residents, $17 NR

Location: Northeast Park

Limit: 24


Water Rocket Launcher

Sponsored by

Woodford State Bank

Would you enjoy launching high flying rockets?  We will learn how to build water rockets and launch them into the air!  We will be making other flying objects for launching.  Join us for the Launch Party!

Age: 5 - 12 years old

Date: Thursday, August 9

Time: 8:45 - 10:45am

Fee: $12 Residents, $17 NR

Location: Northeast Park



Lunch with Beauty & the Beast

at the Enchanted Castle

Sponsored by Colony Brands

Children will meet Belle and the Beast and have lunch in their enchanted castle.  Lunch will be hot dog, chips, cookie, fruit & cheese.  You may come dressed in your best princess gown, as the beast or as one of the other characters as you become part of this “Tale as old as Time” and dance to the “Song as old as Rhyme”!

Age:               3 - 12 years old

Date:              Tuesday, August 14

Time:             10:15am - 12:15pm

Fee:                $12 Residents, $17 NR

Location:       Turner Hall

Limit: 24

Animal Safari ~Swing like a Monkey, Roar like a Lion

Sponsored by

Monroe Lions Club

We’re inviting some WILD friends to this party!   This hands-on program features new characters through storytime and crafts, then children will bring one of those characters to life by hand stuffing one of their own.  Children will name their new friend with a birth certificate and take it home to snuggle and love. 

Age: 3 - 12 years old

Date: Wednesday, August 15

Time 9:30 - 11:30am

Fee: $15 Residents, $20 NR

Location: Northeast Park

Limit: 24
 Please select what animal you want to make. Deadline to register for animals is July 13th.

Princesses Have Landed on the Square

Sponsored by

Green County Dairy Queens,

Monroe Lions Club & Colony Brands

A dream is a wish your heart makes. Hear Ye, Hear Ye! By Royal Proclamation, you are hereby invited to an enchanted evening. Come dressed in your fanciest outfit for an evening of games and fun at the enchanted forest on the courthouse lawn.  The Green County Dairy Queens will be dressed as our favorite Princesses and running    a carnival game at their station.  Free pony rides sponsored by Lions Club and free train ride sponsored by Colony Brands. Please join us for the concert on the square that night!  

Age: No age limit, but children should be

accompanied by an adult to drop in

to play games and meet the princesses

Date: Friday, August 17

Time: 5:30 - 7:30pm

Fee: No cost, but please register.  Small fee for carnival games & face painting

Location:Courthouse lawn


Let’s be Happy &

Dance at the Troll Party

Sponsored by

Monroe Morning Optimists

Come dance and sing to your favorite Troll songs: Hair Up; Can’t stop the Feeling; Move your Feet/Dance; Get back up again; and It’s a Sunshine Day.  Bring mom, dad or grandparents along and have family fun!  We will have stations to make your favorite troll hair, troll food and more. We’ll also be doing Karaoke sing-along that night.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Age: No age limit

Date: Tuesday, August 21

Time: 6:00 - 7:30pm

Fee: No fee, but please register

                  Fee for games & face painting

Location: Turner Hall


                                                                                                   Down & Dirty

Sponsored by

The Monroe Times

Come join us at Down and Dirty where we promise you will leave with a smile on your face.  We will be playing kickball in the mud at the ballfield, playing shaving cream dodgeball and water balloon crossfire!  Wear old clothes or a bathing suit and old shoes or flip flops and bring a towel!

Age: 5 - 12 years old

Date: Thursday, August 23

Time: 10:00 - 11:30am

Fee: $ 12 Residents, $17 NR

Location: Recreation Park South Shelter 

Limit: 36


Movie Night with Mickey & Minnie Mouse

Sponsored by

Hope Community Center

Come join in and watch an outdoor movie with Mickey and Minnie Mouse.  Some of the Dairy Queens will be there with Mickey and Minnie to say Cheers, Hot Dog, Hot Dog, Hot Diggety Dog!  Bring your lawn chair or favorite blanket to snuggle down for an evening at the movies.

Age: No age limit, children come with adult

Date: Friday, August 24

Time: Face painting & Games 7 - 8:00pm

Movie to follow at dusk

Fee: No charge for movie, small fee for carnival games & face painting

Location: Hope Community Church,

2902 13th St