Welcome to this very special historical keepsake edition of Chippewa Valley’s Hidden Treasures. Inside you’ll learn a little history about Shawtown and John Hancock's famous signature, along with the awesome re-enactors in Chippewa Falls. There's delightful stories about wonderful whirlygigs and the Wienermobile. You'll discover our favorite gardening centers, learn about collecting and growing rare seeds and even join us on an art tour... plus so much more! Use this issue as a guide to explore these and many other area hidden treasures. Savor the past! Enjoy the present!