Pets are Making their Way into BIS Classrooms

Normally pets are not allowed in school, but a few teachers are making an exception. Pets have found their way into some Blackhawk classrooms. Some of our kindergartners and first graders are working hard to earn their very own DESK PETS. Don’t worry – these...

We’re Nuts About Squirrels

Some people think of squirrels as bright-eyed bushy tailed critters scampering through the forest burying acorns. Other people think of squirrels as crafty acrobatic thieves raiding their backyard bird feeders. Whatever your opinion of them, squirrels provide a vital...
What’s New at Sahli Nature Park

What’s New at Sahli Nature Park

Submitted by PAM  VARGA, SAHLI PARK MANAGER A lot has been happening at Sahli Nature Park this summer. First of all, we have the biggest butterfly you have ever seen – not a Monarch or a Tiger Swallowtail, but a wonderful butterfly sculpture. The sculpture, made...
From the Pews

From the Pews

Chippewa United Methodist Church CUMC will hold two community events this fall. There will be a Fall Spectacular on October 2, 2021 from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at our Community Life Center, 118 McMillan Ave., with over 50 craft vendors, food trucks, and more! Also, a...
Chippewa Branch Library

Chippewa Branch Library

Please call the library with questions or to sign up. All programs are FREE! Pre-school Story Times: Tuesdays @ 6:30 pm September 21st, October 5th & 19th Wednesdays @ 11:00 am September 15th, October 6th, 13th, and 20th, November 3rd, 10th, and 17th Book Club for...
Father Bill Schwartz: All Things to All People

Father Bill Schwartz: All Things to All People

To the community of Chippewa, Father Bill Schwartz is a listening ear and a kind encourager. His role in the lives of both unbelievers and believers grows out of the care that he demonstrates to everyone he comes to know. Personal connections are first and foremost in...