Thursday, May 31, 2012

Community Picnic - June 9, 2012

The annual Community Picnic will take place on June 9th at Josten Park, 2280 Town Hall Road.   The picnic is an annual tradition, organized by the Bellevue Firefighter's Association and Bellevue Lion's Club.  The funds raised during this picnic help support both clubs.

The celebration includes LIVE music, firefighters water fight, children's games, food and drinks.  Live music from Shaker & the Egg will be from 5pm to 9pm.  The band is sponsored by Bank First National of Bellevue.

For more information, visit the Village's website or contact the Village office at (920) 468-5225.

Friday, May 25, 2012

Union State Bank Hosting Community Photo Contest

Union State Bank is creating a customized 2013 calendar featuring community events & photos from our area.  Photos can be from amateurs and professionals alike.

Submit your photos that represent the history and beauty of Bellevue, whether its a historical location, community picnic, parade, festival, local farm, fall color, winter snow, spring flowers or summer fun.

Entry forms and additional information can be found at Union State Bank's website, www.unionstatebank.org.  Entries are due by June 1st.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Saving Water Saves Money

Did you know, if you water your lawn on a windy day, you can lose up to 300 gallons of the water due to evaporation in one watering?

Or, if you turn the water off while you brush your teeth and shower, it saves 180 gallons per month, per person?

In these difficult economic times, families and communities are searching for easy ways to reduce costs and save money.  Often, the way in which we use our water resources is overlooked because, given our convenient location near the Great Lakes, we have an incredibly abundant source of fresh water.  However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t ways to save money on your water bill, and coincidentally help improve surface water quality in the Bay of Green Bay, where most of our sanitary sewerage ends up.

With that in mind, here are 8 tips you can use to conserve water:




Monday, May 21, 2012

K-9 Karnival A Success!

The K-9 Karnival – A Dog Day in the Park Event held to raise awareness and funds for the development of an off-leash dog park in Bellevue.

The Village of Bellevue Leisure Services Department in partnership with Oak View Veterinary Hospital of Bellevue began a fundraising drive to build a public dog park in the village of Bellevue. The group organized the "K-9 Karnival", a fundraising event to raise awareness and funds to develop a site.

The event was held on Saturday, May 19, 2012 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Josten Park (2280 Town Hall Road). A variety of games and contests for dogs, children’s activities, raffles, dog costume contests, and pet photos were offered.  The event raised over $1,600.

Sponsors of the event included Oak View Veterinary Hospital, Friends of Bellevue Parks, Animal House, Golrusk Pet Care and Forever Friends.

 

Friday, May 11, 2012

Discount Attraction Tickets On Sale Now!

Save $$$ by purchasing attraction tickets through the Village of Bellevue.  


Tickets must be purchased at the Village Offices, and are sold May through August. Most attraction brochures are available at the Village Offices.

2012 "Movies In The Park"

The Leisure Services Department is set to offer  "Movies in the Park" again for 2012. 

The movies take place at Josten Park. Movies are shown beginning at dusk or around 8:30pm. The event is free. Concessions will be available and sold through the Junior Jets 4-H Club and Friends of Bellevue Parks.

The 2012 movie schedule is as follows:
  • June 8th - The Smurfs
  • August 10th - The Muppets
"Movies in the Park" are a great opportunity for the whole family to enjoy an exciting family-friendly movie on a BIG SCREEN in the great outdoors!

For more information visit the Village's website or contact the Leisure Services Department at (920) 468-5225.

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Dogs to Have Their Day at Josten Park!

The K-9 Karnival – A Dog Day in the Park Event to raise awareness and funds for the development of an off-leash dog park in Bellevue.


The Village of Bellevue Leisure Services Department in partnership with Oak View Veterinary Hospital of Bellevue is leading a fundraising drive to have a public dog park in the village of Bellevue.  The group has planned the K-9 Karnival, a fundraising event to raise awareness and funds to develop a site.

The event is planned for Saturday, May 19, 2012 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Josten Park (2280 Town Hall Road).  A variety of games and contests for dogs, children’s’ activities, raffles & silent auctions, dog costume contests, and pet photos will be offered.  Admission into the event costs $5 per dog.  Participation in some of the activities will range from $1 to $10.  Organizers hope to raise approximately $2,000 from the event.

Popular “Rockin’ in Josten” Summer Concert Series Line-Up Expands for 2012

The Village of Bellevue Leisure Services Department announces summer concert series line-up.


The Rockin’ in Josten Summer Concert Series, returning this summer is scheduled to open on June 11, 2012 and will feature local area talent from a variety of musical genres. The 2012 Series has been expanded to include six concert dates (on the second and fourth Mondays of June, July & August).  Concerts will be free and open to the general public.