Slovenian Heritage Days

Willard, WI  54493

July 27-28-29, 2007



Friday July 27


7:30pm to 11:30pm          Music by G. L. Wesley (Originally from Willard) impersonating                             Elvis & Elaine Grant impersonating Patsy Cline

                                             at the Willard Community Center                                    

                                                            Sponsored By: Paul Rogers, Rogers Cinema 7, Marshfield,

                                                         Wenzel Farm Sausage, Marshfield, & Custom Heating & Cooling, Neillsville

                              $3.00 Willard souvenir buttons required.                

Saturday July 28

9:00am to 5:00pm             Amish Craft and Furniture Sale

                                    at Willard Settlers Park

                 Sponsored By: CRS/Compliance Regulatory Services

10:00am to 12:00pm          G.L Wesley & Elaine Grant, Autographs & Pictures

10:00am to 4:00pm           Slovenian Potica & Apple Strudel Social

                                             Sponsored By: Willard Athletic Club, Clark Electric Cooperative & Rural Insurance

                                                            Willard History Display

                              Sponsored By: State Bank Of Withee & Don’s General Auto 

                                    Kids in the park

                                             Sponsored by: Grassland Butter Inc, KSKJ & Cuddie Funeral Home

11:00am to 2:00pm           Mary Ann Lesar & Gabe Yurkovich--Slovenian Music

                                            Sponsored By: Just Come and Shoot & North Hendren Dairy

                                            Slovenian Karaoke

                                           $3.00 Willard souvenir button required

                                           Plate Lunch:  $4.00, $2.00 12 and under (includes Slovenian meat sausage)

 1:00pm                              Historical Society Members Gathering    

(All activities occurring from 10:00am to 4:00pm & 11:00am to 2:00pm are located at the Willard  Community Center.) 

2:00pm to 3:00pm             Willard Settlers Park dedication (if inclement weather occurs, it will be at the Willard Community Center.)

                                             Willard history speakers

                                             Century Farms recognition

                                             Slovenian Costumes Parade

2:00pm to 10:00pm          Jeff Walker Polka Band

Sponsored By: Artac Plumbing                         

Jim Pekol Band    Sponsored By: Barr Transport Inc.,

Fairchild Farmers Union, Gross Motors & Tieman Realty

(All activities occurring from 2:00pm to 10:00 pm will be located at the Willard Community Center.)

                                             $3.00 Willard souvenir buttons required.

Dusk-                                  Fireworks at Willard Ball Diamond

Sponsored By: Rich Vollrath, Arlene’s Inn, Ernie’s Bar & Express Transport

Sunday July 29

9:00am to 2:30pm             Druzba, History books, Cook books & Drawing                 

10:30am-                            Polka Mass at Holy Family Catholic Church

10:00am to 4:00pm           Slovenian Potica & Apple Strudel social

11:30am to 1:00pm           Druzba Picnic at Willard Community Center

Bring a dish to pass or a monetary donation

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm           Slovenian Singing

1:00pm to 5:00pm             Richie Yurkovich Band

Sponsored By: Willard Historical Society & Karo Electric

                                    Frank Pakiz Music

Sponsored By: AKA Lakeside & Willard Farm and Auto

                                                            $3.00 Willard souvenir buttons required. or 1-800-422-4541

Bring your own lawn chairs just in case it is needed.




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