Upcoming Events:

Intro to 3D Printing Design Workshop
March 5th, 6-8pm
In this hands-on workshop led by a Stoughton High School Fab Lab Instructor, you will learn how to use SolidWorks software to design your own simple pencil cup that will be 3D printed. You’ll leave this workshop with the skills to start designing for 3D printing on your own. Learn more and register.

Past Events:

Stoughton Children’s Business Fair
November 11th, 2023, 10a-1pm
River Bluff Middle School
The Children’s Business Fair is an opportunity for kids ages 6-14 to create a product or service, develop a brand, build a marketing strategy, and open for customers at this one-day marketplace.
This event is free and open to the public. Come shop and support this real-world learning experience for area youth interested in starting a business!

Cut the Confusion Out of Your Advertising
August 22nd, 2023, 12-1pm
In a world full of advertising options, many businesses feel confused about how to make the ‘right’ advertising decisions. Erin Horswill, Principal at Atreyu+Bastion, will clear up the confusion. During this presentation, you’ll learn the simple metrics behind audience measurements allowing you to compare your options ‘apples to apples’, how to start your advertising analysis with the consumer first, and how to set your campaign to be measured by something more meaningful than having to ask, “How did you hear about us?”
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Clean Energy Funding Opportunities
August 7th, 2023, 5-6pm
Watch Recording
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Inflation Reduction Act
Rural Energy for America Program
There are many opportunities out there to help fund clean energy upgrades in your business or home, including tax credits and rebates from the Inflation Reduction Act, grants and loans through the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) and Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE). Speakers are Kathy Kuntz, Director, Dane County Office of Energy & Climate Change and Brenda Heinen, USDA Rural Development Western States Regional Coordinator.

Revolving Loan Fund Presentation
The Stoughton Redevelopment Authority (RDA) has two Revolving Loan Funds to assist business and commercial property owners with building rehabilitation (interior and exterior), building construction, and furniture, fixtures, and equipment. Businesses and mixed-use properties in the City of Stoughton are eligible for a loan up to $50,000.
Watch session recording.
View presentation slides.
RLF Brochure.
RLF Online Application.
RLF Printed Application.