New Directions

(last updated 11/11/16)

Meeting Information

(Subject to change for special occasions.  If new, please contact leader for next meeting information.)
Date:    3rd Sunday of the month
Time:    4:00 p.m.
Place:   United Methodist Church in Portage

General Leaders

Name:    Jen Martens
Phone:   (608) 587-2114
Cell:        (608) 340-2146

Name:    Jim Helwig
Phone:   (608) 617-4169

Club Officers

President:   Elizabeth Martens
Vice President:  Brady Rietmann
Secretary:   Allison Monfort
Treasurer:  Allison Monfort
Reporter:   Aubrey Rietmann
Corresponding Secretary:  Brynn Langan
Activities Coordinator:  Olivia & Laura Gramer

Club Information

# of Members:   29
# of Youth Leaders:   4
# of Adult Leaders:   7


Most Popular Projects:  

  • Cloverbuds
  • Dog
  • Photography
  • Art
  • Foods
  • Dairy


  • Culver’s Night Out

Community Service Projects:  

  • Community Meals
  • Salvation Army bell ringing
  • Adopt-A-Family at Christmas
  • Adopt-a-Highway
  • 100 lb. Challenge to donate to the Humane Society.


  • August Potluck Celebration @ park
  • Holiday Float
  • Spring activity – Bowling
  • Winter activity – Sledding

Other interesting information:  

  • We have a large Cloverbud group.
  • The group meets with leaders at about half the monthly meetings to do Cloverbud group activities.