The Anamoose Civic Club has projects throughout the year. In the summer they sponsor the summer recreation program. Brad Fletschock, Doreen Hilzendeger, & Larry Clark were coaches for T-ball, Pony Ball & Midgets groups this past summer.
On August 18th, ACC sponsored the annual Demolition Derby which they have done for more than 30 years. Cash prizes awarded totaled $2500. After the Derby a large crowd enjoyed a street dance & music by the group “8th Hour”.
“Welcome to Anamoose” signs were purchased & placed in 3 locations around Anamoose-east on Highway 52, south on Highway 14, & north of Anamoose.
A new digital sign for community events has been purchased & placed in front of the First State Bank-Anamoose Branch &will soon be wired for service, enabling multiple community events to be posted at the same time.
The Civic Club had another successful year with gaming proceeds & were able to award grants this year to the Anamoose Area Community Foundation, Park Board, Fire Department, Tri-County Senior Meals, & sidewalk paving.
The monthly community calendar is sponsored by the Civic Club. Norma Martin collects the information & the calendar is placed in 5 businesses where locals can pick it up.
Orange lights wrap the light poles on Main Street & 2 scarecrows placed in front of the Senior Center & VFW greet everyone.
A date has not yet been confirmed for Santa Claus Day.
There are plans in the making to sponsor a social activity this winter with new Anamoose residents & potential new members.