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This article appeared in The Daily Jefferson County Union on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 by Christine Spangler. The Fort Atkinson Club reached a major milestone earlier this month when it was listed on the State Register of Historic Places. The Wisconsin Historical Society placed the Fort Atkinson community center on its register Dec. 2. The State […]
From the inception of The Fort Atkinson Club in 1912, there was a clear vision of what the building would be to both its members and the community that surrounded it. That vision was to be a place for social enjoyment and recreation, conversation where wit meets wit, and, above all, a place to cultivate […]
“Contemporary Concurrent Majorities: Medical Marijuana, State Policies, and Federal Response” by Jolly Emrey (UW-W, Dept. of Political Science) In 2014, Congress prohibited the U.S. Department of Justice from spending funds to prosecute people who are complying with state laws that permit medical marijuana. In late July 2016, the Department of Justice indicated that it was […]
The Fort Atkinson Club Community Center presents…2016 Fall LECTURE SERIES View/Print the FLYER Informative and wide-ranging talks given by local experts in their fields. Q&A will follow. Every other Tuesday (and sometimes Thursday; see below) at 7:30pm → at The Fort Atkinson Club, 211 S. Water St. East. Free and open to the public! Organizers: Ben Knowles […]
The recently renovated Fort Atkinson Club is an independent, multi-purpose, nonprofit center that serves the community, neighbors, and visitors of Fort Atkinson, WI. Our vision is that this historic downtown hub along the Rock River will provide people of all ages and backgrounds a place to come together through education, arts, wellness, business, community events, and other fun activities -- while showcasing the history, culture, and heritage of the area. We are developing a wide variety of ways to nurture and support our vibrant community and offer many opportunities for others to participate in positive collaboration.