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SPARC School Board Candidate Forum to be held Thursday March 5

All four candidates for the three open seats on the Sun Prairie Area School District Board are confirmed to attend the SPARC School Board Candidate Forum on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Sun Prairie Public Library, 1350 … Continue reading

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SPARC Spring Candidate Forums Set, Questions for Candidates Invited

It’s that time of year already and SPARC invites you to mark your calendars for our spring candidate forums! School Board Candidate Forum:  Thurs. March 5, 6:00pm at the Sun Prairie Public Library City Council/Mayoral Forum: Sun. March 22, 2:30pm … Continue reading

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Great Decisions program returns to Sun Prairie

Great Decisions program returns to Sun Prairie Are you interested in what’s going on in the world? Would you like to discuss global ideas in a friendly, non-partisan group? Then Great Decisions is for you. Great Decisions was created by … Continue reading

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SPARC Local Action Fund 501c3 Quarterly Meeting Nov. 24

The SPARC Local Action Fund 501c3 will hold its quarterly business meeting on Mon. 11/24 at 1:00 pm in the Community Room of the Sun Prairie Public Library. This meeting is open to the public. We especially invite attendance by … Continue reading

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Democracy Wins in Sun Prairie!

The Nov. 4 Election Day was a beautiful day for democracy in Sun Prairie! Thought Sun Prairie might like a picture of the LOCAL election results. Voter turnout in Dane county was nearly 73% and  here in Sun Prairie, 12,915 … Continue reading

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Fall 2014 SPARC Local Action Guide: Election Updates, Voter ID & More!

It’s a busy fall in Sun Prairie and SPARC put together this Local Action Guide to help you keep track of what’s important to our community!  Scroll down for updates & announcements of important events and volunteer opportunities. Action item: … Continue reading

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SPARC’s Local Action Fund Granted Non-Profit Status

Great news! The Sun Prairie Action Resource Coalition is thrilled to report that the IRS has officially approved our application for 501(c)3 status, which means that we can now fully expand our efforts to make a local impact through SPARC … Continue reading

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SPARC calls on Sun Prairie to help kickstart Community Radio Program!

SPARC Urges Residents, Businesses To Pledge to Community Radio Project The Sun Prairie Action Resource Coalition (SPARC) urges area residents, businesses and organizations to contribute to the “Kickstarter” fundraising campaign for the planned 103.5 The Sun community radio station. The … Continue reading

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SPARC’s Local Election Guide – SPRING 2014

The 2014 Spring Election will be held on April 1, with early/absentee voting by mail or in person at City Hall from Monday March 17 to March 28.   Sun Prairie’s spring break falls over election day this year, so if … Continue reading

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An Action Guide To Standing Up for Local Schools and Local Control

Dear friends of SPARC, As many of you know, there are several proposals before the legislature right now that threaten both public school funding equity and our most vulnerable students.  As in previous terms, advocates for students with special needs … Continue reading

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