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Fish fry at Round Table to support fraternal service org

A fraternal service organization will hold a fish fry fundraiser Friday to support its mission trip. 

The Sun Prairie Knights of Columbus Council 4879 will charge $12 for a fish dinner from 4:30-7:30 p.m. at The Round Table, 1611 N. Bristol... Read More

Library seeks sponsors for summer run event

The library's annual 5K and 10K charity fundraiser run isn't until August, but organizers are seeking sponsors to support it now.

The Sun Prairie Public Library Foundation's Book’n It Run is one of two main ways the group raises funds each year, according to a Sun Prairie Star report. 

The 5K and 10K run or walk is scheduled Aug. 1 through downtown Sun Prairie and scenic Sheehan Park. For more information, visit www.sunlibfoundation.org... Read More

Sunshine Supper served for five years

About five years ago, Julie Wiedmeyer was sitting in a master’s class and got an assignment to figure out what needs there were in her community of Sun Prairie and to identify a way to meet those needs... Read More

Habitat for Humanity asking for volunteers

Habitat for Humanity is seeking families to build homes in Madison, Sun Prairie, Fitchburg, and Stoughton.

Over the last year, Habitat for Humanity of Dane County has purchased 29 family unit lots in Sun Prairie, 24 lots in Fitchburg and eight lots in Madison.

For individuals and families interested in building with Habitat for Humanity, informational meetings will be held:

Jan. 11, 1-2:30 p.m., Clarion Suites, 2110 Rimrock Road

Jan. 14, 6-7:30 p.m., Clarion Suites, 2110 Rimrock Road

If interested in partnering with Habitat, attendance at one of these meetings is mandatory.

To learn about the program requirements, visit habitatdane.org.

Library gets preview of Capitol Theater show

A Capitol Theater show will be previewed at the Sun Prairie Public Library on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. ahead of its premiere at Overture Hall. 

The Sun Prairie Star said Madison Opera staff will share a brief history of the piece at the library, play a few clips from other opera performances and talk about some of the music. ... Read More

Study says more growth in Sun Prairie

With subdivisions growing and business sprouting in Sun Prairie, it’s no surprise the school district’s enrollment is projected to increase by more than 200 students next year... Read More

Sun Prairie NHS students ask ‘will it be you?’

As the holiday season rolled around, National Honor Society members were looking to see what they could do for the community... Read More