February Newsletter

New social media outlets, spring/summer community guide release date, registration opening date and sneak peaks into popular spring/summer programs!


  • Cottage Grove Community Guide is coming soon! Check your mailboxes for the Herald Independent on February 20th. The guide will be in the fold of the paper.
  • Online Registration opens February 20th for spring/summer programs.
  • NEW: Baker’s Battle (all ages) is Saturday, April 25th from 10am-12pm at Drumlin Residences. Looking for bakers! Three categories: Amateur Kids (13 and under), Amateur Adults, and Professionals. Not a baker? Be a taste tester, try as many scrumptious sweets and vote on your favorites! Limited space for bakers – sign up soon! Fundraiser for the Optimist Club Snack Pack program.
  • Volleyball FUNdraiser for the Miracle League: Sat, March 7 at 9am. Located at Oakstone Recreation. Coed 6’s Volleyball Tournament.

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  • Microsoft Word 101Mondays, 2/10-3/2 at 10:00-11:30 am. Located at 210 Progress Dr. $68/3-week session. Register by Feb 2 HERE.
  • Adult Open Gym Basketball: Wednesdays, 2/12-3/11 at Glacial Drumlin School. $2/person at the door. Women & Men ages 35+ at 6:30-8:00 pm and 18+ at 8:00-9:30 pm.
  • Sneak Peak – Kubb Spring League: Mondays, 4/27-6/8 at 6:00 pm. Ages 18+. Gather your team of 2-6 players, get your team name ready and be ready to sign up February 20th!


  • Spring – Grandmasters of Chess
    • Grades K-1st at Taylor Prairie Step Room on Mondays, 3/16-5/4 at 2:40-3:40 pm. Sign up HERE.
    • Grades 2nd-4th at Cottage Grove Library on Wednesdays, 3/4-4/15 at 2:40-3:40 pm. Sign up HERE.
  • Spring – Brick Builders “Wild Ride”: Grades 2nd-4th at Cottage Grove Library on Thursdays at 2:40-3:40 pm. Sign up HERE.
  • 7th Grade Badgerland Teener Baseball League: 7th grade (2019-20) Mon-Thur evenings from 5/25-7/23. Sign up by March 3rd HERE.
  • 8th Grade Badgerland Teener Baseball League: 8th grade (2019-20) Mon-Thur evenings from 5/18-7/23. Sign up by March 1st HERE.
  • All other softball and baseball registrations will open on February 20th.


  • We are looking for a sponsorship for the Baker’s Battle to help defray cost of supplies, beverages, and awards for the winners of each category. Sponsorships of $100-$400 are gladly accepted. Please email Brooke if interested at bfranseen@village.cottage-grove.wi.us

To register for programs online, click  HERE.

Please contact the Village of Cottage Grove Parks and Recreation Department at 608-839-8968 with any questions.