2015: Wabeno Art and Music Fest on August 1 & 2, 2015 at the Wabeno Bandshell
The Wabeno Art and Music Fest was made possible by the generous support of these sponsors.
Summer, Fall and Winter Downtown decorations
Barrier-free Boardwalk and Trail updates: .pdf document containing a two dozen photos

2014: Through joint partnership meetings with the Town Board, Wabeno School District, Friends, Chamber, Library, Parks, interested residents, etc, five groups were identified as focus areas for enriching the town of Wabeno. The groups are; Business, Downtown Revitalization, Town Attractions, Community Events and Successful Schools.  Area resident interested in working on projects that our community and visitors might appreciate and enjoy or has other ideas they would like to promote,  is welcome to attend any of the focus areas. Watch the newspapers and town sign boards for dates and time.


Chair Mary Beck
Vice Chair Kathy McHugh
Secretary Lynn LaRock
Treasurer Darlene Edelbeck

By Laws: Friends_of_Wabeno_ByLaws.pdf

Meetings and materials:

Date Agenda Minutes Resources
November 17, 2016   Document (.pdf)  
October 19, 2016   Document (.pdf)  
September 13, 2016   Document (.pdf)  
June 9, 2016   Document (.pdf)  
April 14, 2016   Document (.pdf)  
March 10, 2016   Document (.pdf)  
February 11, 2016   Document (.pdf)  
November 12, 2015 Document (.pdf) Document (.pdf)  
October 8, 2015 Document (.pdf) Document (.pdf)  
September 10, 2015   Document (.pdf)  
July 15, 2015   Document (.pdf)  
June 10, 2015 Document (.pdf) Document (.pdf)  
April 22, 2015   Document (.pdf)  
March 25, 2015   Document (.pdf)  
February 19, 2015   Document (.pdf)  
Materials for Previous Meetings      


A brief analysis of the 2013 Healthy Food Finance Initiative (HFFI) Awards

Results of Business and Community Property Survey as of October 21, 2013

Draft Revitalization of Wabeno Streetscape and Recreational Area


Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities

Federal Resources for Sustainable Rural Communities 

Connect Communities 

Wisconsin's Main Street Program:

Press Releases:

November 12, 2015
August 28, 2015
June 10, 2015
June 8, 2015
May 30, 2015
May 14, 2015
April 7, 2015
March 25, 2015
February 6, 2015
Previous Press Releases


Mary Beck
Friends of Wabeno, Chair