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We update our policies to reflect revisions from the CDC, state, local & BFHS. Thank you for your cooperation in keeping our participants safe.

Big Foot Recreation COVID Policies & Procedures
Vaccine Scheduling & COVID Testing Sites
Big Foot Trunk or Treat
Bring your lil’ goblins for a safe trick or treat event! Local businesses and families will participate for this community trunk or treat event. Vote for the best trunk, and they’ll win an award!
Saturday, October 23 from 4 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: BFHS East Parking Lot
FREE!

Wanna decorate a trunk?
Contact the Walworth Elementary Parent's Club
parentsclubwalworthj1@gmail.com
New Season Opener - underwritten by Becky Merwin
Wayne Issleb as President Ulysses S. Grant
Friday, October 29, 2021 at 7:00 PM
Big Foot Auditorium

Wayne Issleb portraying Grant, takes you on a journey from his young years to the very end, back to the cottage where he had just days to live.
Online Tickets | Box Office (262)275-2117

Wind Instrument Lessons with Neal
Ages 7 - Adult
Lessons are designed for beginner through advanced students who play wind instruments including:
Flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, euphonium, tuba.
Half Hour Time slots: Wednesdays: 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Call to Register - 262-275-2117
Big Foot Book Club
Ages 16 & Up
Join the Big Foot Rec Book Club and read something new while connecting with your community! Virtual meeting will be held every few weeks on Zoom. FREE! Please register in advance.
Facilitator: Jill Connley
October 21: from 6:00 - 7:00 PM
The Picture of Dorian Grey by Oscar Wilde

Little Foot Adventures Club
Walking - 7 Years
Join the club! Each day we will have a different theme/event. Parents are recommended to stay with their child but only need to participate depending on the child’s needs.

Fee: $5 / child / class

Activity Date Time
Halloween Fun Oct 21 4:30 - 5:15 PM
Open Gym & Crafts Oct 26 10:00 - 10:45 AM
Play-dough Nov 9 10:00 - 10:45 AM

For the full list of Little Foot Adventure Club activities and more, visit our Preschool page
Cooking with Lynette
Ages 2+
Come cook easy recipes with Lynette! A great way to get-out of the house and have some fun with the young ones.
Instructor: Lynette Vyhnanek

Halloween Treats October 23 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Turkey Cake Balls November 20 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Step-by-Step Painting
Includes paint & brush kit and a 16x20 canvas prepared with design outline. Designed for ALL skill levels.
Instructor: Jennifer Stoll of JenniferSomething.com
Location: Big Foot HS Room E33
Class Date & Time
"Forest Gnome" Oct. 28 from 6:00 - 9:00 PM
"Glass Ornament" Dec. 2 from 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Friendly Monster Making
Ages 3 - 6 | Ages 7 - 13
Make your own pet monster! Group 1 will have fun with glue, stickers, and so much more to create your fun and silly monster. Group 2 will learn basic stitching skills while you create a one of a kind friend in this fun and silly sewing class. Assisting parents or adults are welcomed. All supplies provided. Take home kits are available.

Instructor: Lynette Vyhnanek
Thursday, October 28
Ages 3 - 6: 4:15 - 5:25 PM
Ages 7 - 13: 5:35 - 6:45 PM
Location: Big Foot HS, E36 (Sewing Room)
Valley Of The Kings Tour
All Ages
Join us for an educational tour of this private sanctuary. VOTK provides refuge for abused, abandoned or retired lions, tigers, wolves and other animals. Not open to the public, this is an opportunity to learn about these magnificent animals up close.
Advanced Registration Required
Saturday, October 30 from 2:30 - 4:30 PM
Location: Valley of the Kings· W7593 Townhall Road, Sharon
Pottery Workshop
Ages 18+
Join Paul and have a fun time with this great group of people. Both hand building and wheel techniques will be available. Each participant will be required to purchase clay for the projects from the instructor.
Instructor: Paul Boland
Session Dates & Times
Session 2: Mondays Nov 1 - Dec 13 (no 11/22): 5:00-7:30 PM
Session 2: Tuesdays Nov 2 - Dec 14 (no 11/23): 5:00-7:30 PM


Location: Big Foot HS E32
$100 per person (+$20 for clay for 25 lbs)

6th - 8th Grade Boys Basketball Tryouts
and season registration

Saturday, November 6
6th grade: 8:30AM - 10:00AM
7th/8th grade: 10:30AM - Noon
Big Foot High School - Main Gym
Registration Form
| Season Information
Optimize your Tax Strategy
FREE
Instructor: Jim Pfeil, FIC, RICP, Sierra Financial Services

Location: Big Foot HS, W8
November 8 from 6:00 - 7:15 PM
Nobody likes paying taxes and they don't go away in retirement. In fact, they could go up. There are tools and strategies to reduce your tax obligation but you must plan ahead. The sooner you act, the more options you have.
Stroller Walk & Coffee Talk
Ages 2+
Bring your stroller and your baby(ies) for a stroller walk to some of the finest local coffee shops. We will enjoy a leisurely walk that will last about an hour, and end at the coffee shop to relax and talk. In the event of inclement weather, we will still meet and enjoy our coffee talk. Please register in advance.

Instructor: Lynette Vyhnanek
Walks begin at 9:00 AM
Free - bring coffee money!
Nov 12 Coffee Mill, Fontana
Nov 19 Inspired Coffee, Lake Geneva
Character Kids
Ages 4 - 9
Over two hours of fun! Each class will be full of surprises. We will play games, sing songs, dance, do a craft, and so much more. Some classes may even have a special guest! Wear comfortable clothing and gym shoes. A snack will be provided. Please bring a water bottle to class.

Instructor: Lynette Vyhnanek
Location: Big Foot HS, Studio Room
Class Date & Time
Mermaids & Pirates Nov. 13 from 9:00 - 11:15 AM
Holiday Elves Dec. 18 from 9:00 - 11:15 AM



 


Sharon Community School
Friday, November 12 at 5:00 PM
TBA
,
Reek Elementary School
Friday, October 22 at 5:00 PM
Hotel Transylvania 2
Admission: $1.00
Concessions available
COVID-19 Resources
updated 8/31/21
Walworth County Vaccine Distribution
All WI residents 12+ are eligible.
WI DHS site
COVID-19 Vaccine Locations
WalCo Vaccine Locations
(262) 741-3200
Walgreens Vaccine Registration
Walmart Vaccine Registration
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(844) 684-1064
If you or a loved one has been emotionally impacted by COVID-19, Project Recovery can help. This free service provides trained crisis counselors provide emotional support and encourage linkage with resources.
Visit www.projectrecoverywi.org or call 2-1-1 and ask for Project Recovery.