Even though we are unable to have large gathering events, we are still here for you!  We have gone virtual and have offered drive-thru events.  To get notifications for all of our monthly events, click HERE and follow us on Facebook! 

Poster Parade Drive-Thru & Virtual Event

Updated post:  If you are unable to drive thru on Tuesday, November 24th between 3:30 and 4:30 at Fourth Ward Park, there is now a virtual option to see the posters and put your name in the gift card drawing!

After clicking on each poster to view, select your favorite here and enter the drawing:  https://rb.gy/j0l5bk

Join us on November 24, 2020 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm at the Fourth Ward Park for a drive-thru Poster Parade.  The posters displayed will focus on substance misuse prevention among youth.  Stop by to view the posters and enter your name for a chance to win a $50 Gift Card to a store or restaurant in Janesville of YOUR choice!

Desfile de carteles Drive-Thru y evento virtual

Publicación actualizada: si no puede conducir hasta el martes 24 de noviembre entre las 3:30 y las 4:30 en Fourth Ward Park, ahora hay una opción virtual para ver los carteles y poner su nombre en el sorteo de la tarjeta de regalo.


Después de hacer clic en cada póster para ver, seleccione su favorito aquí e ingrese al dibujo: https://rb.gy/rz91dh

Prevention in the Park – BOO Bag pick up

Join us on October 27, 2020 at the corner of Jackson and High Street to pick up your BOO Bag!  This is a drive-through event and will start at 4 pm and conclude at 5:30 or until supplies last.  Supplies have been lasting until the event end time so please make sure to stop out!

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Prevention in the Park Drive-Thru Event –                    August 25th – 4 to 5:30 pm

We know that everyone is getting ready to go back to school with lots of questions so we decided to hold a drive-thru event to help with a couple needs if your child is heading back to the classroom.  Come out to the corner of Jackson and High Streets to pick up a water bottle with a mask!  This event is for school-aged kids, both child and adult size masks will be available.  We will stay until 5:30 pm or until supplies run out.

VIRTUAL Citywide Super Scramble – June 23 – 30th

Join us virtually June 23rd through June 30th for this fun trip around Janesville. We will release a new video daily that will feature a special place. We will also share one letter at the end of each video that you will need to solve the word scramble (8 letters total!) At the end of the 8 days see if you can unscramble the letters to reveal a phrase Submit your answers to us by midnight on June 30th and be entered into a drawing for a $20 gift card to Mac’s Pizza Shack. Grab your notebook and travel around Janesville with us! Click HERE to go to out Facebook event and see the videos when they are posted.

Thank you to #unitedway Blackhawk Region for making these events possible. #liveunited

Virtual BINGO at home week – April 13 to April 19, 2020

Our 2nd virtual event is BINGO!  We have released 2 different BINGO cards, one for kids and one for adults, for you to join us.  Check out the cards, take a screenshot, print them off, or just copy them onto your own paper and start checking off the things that you have completed.  On Sunday the 19th, make sure to share your BINGO card here before midnight to be entered into a drawing for a gift card to Italian House.

**Every BINGO gets you ONE entry.  That means that if you complete the whole card, you will be entered 12 times!**

**If there is something that you are not able to complete on the card please feel free to replace it with a different activity and show the change on your card or in a message.**

VIRTUAL  Family Game Night – March 31, 2020

Escape Room and Eat – January 2020

Can you escape the Red Ribbon Room?

Come out and test your skills on history of Red Ribbon Week, the effects of smoking, marijuana and alcohol use.

Once you crack the code there will be subs and water while you share your thoughts with others.

Please let us know if you plan to attend by claiming your FREE tickets HERE since there are sure to be lots of detectives out this night

NOON Year’s Eve – December 2019

LOCATION CHANGE TO ST. PATRICK’S AUDITORIUM due to colder than expected weather tomorrow. Hope to see you all!

Come out and join us on Tuesday, December 31st from 10 am to Noon. We will do a balloon pop every 15 minutes until we ring in the New Year at NOON!

Kickball game
Bozo bucket game
Cat in the Hat crazy Hat Toss
Donuts at 10 am
Pizza shortly after 11 am
Hot chocolate
Glove giveaway
Noise makers

Family Game Night and Pizza – November 2019 

We are ready to bring in the holiday season with a family game night for this month’s event. Come to St Patrick’s and have some pizza, water and play some games with your family and/or friends. We will be meeting in the auditorium so don’t miss us!


Parade in the Park – October 2019 

This month we are going to have a Parade in the Park. So dress up as your favorite character, animal, or person and come walk around the park.

We will have sports balls and hula hoops to play with and of course a snack!

More information to come!


A Movie and More – September 2019

It is getting to be that time again!  We are going to be having our September Prevention in the Park event only this time we are going to be meeting at St. Patrick’s school in the auditorium.  We will be watching a presentation that is going to be put on by our NIKE and Youth2Youth kids and then watching a movie.  We will have popcorn and water available so please make sure to eat a meal before you attend.

We are also asking that you bring chairs or a blanket to sit on as there may not be enough chairs for everyone.

We look forward to seeing everyone!  Check out the event HERE!


Party in the Park – August 2019

Thank you to everyone that came out to our August 2019 Party in the Park!  We hope you had a great time goal setting, making bags, getting your face painted, making slime and having hot dogs.  Can’t wait to see you in September.













Join us in August for Party in the Park!  Come out and kick off the school year starting by decorating a bag, making slime, playing games, and setting goals.  We will have hot dogs and water.

Check out our Facebook event for more information and get notified of our monthly events.


Pizza in the Park – July 2019

Thank you to everyone that came out last night!  We hope you all had fun.  We are in the works of planning next month’s event so keep posted!



Join us for our first Prevention in the Park event on Tuesday, July 30th from 6 to 8 pm at the Fourth Ward Park.


We will be asking everyone to fill out a survey about the types of activities that they would like to see be available to the residents of the Fourth Ward Neighborhood in exchange for pizza!  We will also have our vape cart out at this event to show the dangers of vaping.

Want to have fun?  We will have basketballs, footballs, soccer balls, hula hoops and more available to play with.

Come on down and see us!