Category Archives: Family

A Most Magical Holiday Weekend

Saturday, December 5 This is a weekend we look forward to all year. We make this Galley Night something special by lining the streets of downtown Mineral Point with hundreds of lighted luminaries. The garlands are hung, the wreathes are lighted, … Continue reading

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Everybody into the Pool!

Originally posted on High Street Beat:
This year, 2015 marks the 78th anniversary of the pool at Soldiers Memorial Park. As the third generation of Pointers prepares to dive into the pool – which opens  Friday at 1 p.m. –…

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Hey Kids! Make A Mess And Have Fun At Shake Rag Alley This Summer

Shake Rag Alley is a great place for your kids to make a giant mess that’s not in your house. The summer schedule for the Shake Rag Alley Youth Program is now online – click here to browse through it. These … Continue reading

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Moonlight Tour and Cocktail Reception

This Saturday, the fairies at Shake Rag Alley welcome the public to tour their tiny homes at night! This is a rare opportunity to roam the grounds of Shake Rag Alley and see the fairy homes all lit up! Light … Continue reading

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Pointer Community Pride

Recently Mineral Point High School students fanned out across the community donating their time and energy to a Day of Service. Approximately 150 students and 20 teachers and adult volunteers participated in a variety of ways at 19 different sites. … Continue reading

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