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 Allenton's 3rd Annual Family Fall Fest
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 9 am to 5 pm. Join us for a family fun filled day! Featuring Craft Fair, BBQ Smoke Off Competition, Free and Paid activities for the kids, Silent Auction, and Ping Pong Ball Drop Raffle, 5K Run/Walk, Horse Rides, Visit with Paw Patrol and Belle, Pancake Breakfast, Food, and Drinks, Music, and so much more. If interested in becoming a craft vendor, smoker, or to enter a scarecrow visit: our website or email: us. Free. Veteran's Memorial Park, 127 1st Street, Allenton, Washington County. E-mail: allentonfest@gmail.com Web: allentonunitedinc.com Subjects: Festivals, Families, Crafts [E-106072]
 Enhanced Events Spanning Multiple Days 
 Horse Power Healing Center -- Horses for Heroes
Thursday, May 11, 2017 through Thursday, October 19, 2017. 6 pm - 7:30 pm. A program on Thursday evenings for active military personnel, veterans and their families. Participants do not need to have any horse knowledge; lessons are tailored to the needs and interests of the veterans. HPHC believes veterans have more than paid their dues with their service and offers this program free of charge. Individual private lessons are available at a discounted rate of $25 per hour. free. Horse Power Healing Center, S 101 W 34628 County Road LO, Eagle, Waukesha County. Call 262-594-3667. E-mail: info@horsepowerhealingcenter.com Web: www.horsepowerhealingcenter.com Subjects: Horses, Military [E-105683]
 Horse Power Healing Center -- Horses for Hope
Monday, May 8, 2017 through Friday, October 20, 2017. A program for children and adults who have been given a terminal medical diagnosis. The participants in "Horses for Hope" may visit the farm and meet the horses. If they are able, they can learn to ride a horse. There are no fees charged for the participants in this program. If an individual is unable to come to the farm, HPHC will bring the horses to visit hospitals, hospice centers and nursing homes. free. Horse Power Healing Center, S 101 W 34628 County Road LO, Eagle, Waukesha County. Call 262-594-3667. E-mail: info@horsepowerhealingcenter.com Web: www.horsepowerhealingcenter.com Subjects: Horses [E-105682]
 Single Day Events 
 Craft Show Pulaski Middle School
Sunday, October 1, 2017. 10am -3pm. The gymnasium will be filled with talented crafters and vendors offering awesome crafts, products, gifts and services Door Prizes every half hour- Basket Raffles- 50/50- concessions- 2.00 Admission For information, registration, sign up for mailing list at our website, or call/text 920.330.0291 2.00 Admission. Pulaski Middle School, 911 S St Augustine St, Pulaski, Brown County. Call 920-330-0291. Subjects: Crafts, Sales, Women [E-106010]
 Oshkosh Museum Bus Trip
Tuesday, October 3, 2017. 7:30 am to 5:30 pm. Enjoy the morning at the gracious Paine Art Center featuring "Wonderland" Photographs by Kristy Mitchell. A family style lunch will be served at Roxy Supper Club. In the afternoon, we will explore the EAA museum and end with shopping at Oaks Candy Corner for a sweet treat. $55 person - Includes: motor coach, lunch, & admissions fees. Bus leaves from History Center, WB. Link to ticket sales: online. $55 person-includes: motor coach, lunch, & admission fees. Meet at the History Center Parking Lot behind Courthouse, 320 S 5th Ave, West Bend, Washington County. Call 262-335-4678. Subjects: Art, Museums, Food [E-106209]
 RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
Tuesday, October 3, 2017. 7:30pm. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-273-7206. Subjects: Theater [E-105419]
 Cafe con Arte: Pedro Velez
Wednesday, October 4, 2017. From 9-10 am. Join Managing Artistic Director, Jacobo Lovo, for Cafe con Arte on Wednesday, October 4 from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. for a gallery tour and discussion of the Pedro Velez exhibit. RSVP United Community Center / Latino Arts, Inc, 1028 South 9th Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 4143843100. Subjects: Art, Community [E-106166]
 RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
Wednesday, October 4, 2017. 7:30pm. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-273-7206. Subjects: Theater [E-105420]
 RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
Thursday, October 5, 2017. 7:30 pm. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-273-7206. Subjects: Theater [E-105421]
 Celebrating the Art in Timber Sports
Friday, October 6, 2017. 6 pm. Sept 29 - Oct 24, 2017 Artists: John Hallett and Steve Davis "Celebrating the Art in Timber Sports" Reception: 6 - 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct 6 (Prior to Michael Perry) Free. Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E Forest Street, Oconomowoc, Waukesha County. Call 262-560-3172. Subjects: Art [E-106047]
 Michael Perry - "Have I Said This Before?"
Friday, October 6, 2017. 7:30 pm. New York Times bestselling author, musician and radio host Michael Perry returns to the OAC's intimate Little Theater for an evening of hilarious and heartfelt storytelling. This night will be special, so he may wear a clean shirt. Well, a shirt anyway. Prior shows have sold out, so get those tickets early. Tickets: $24 General Admission. Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E Forest Street, Oconomowoc, Waukesha County. Call 262-560-3172. Subjects: Comedy [E-106048]
 RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
Friday, October 6, 2017. 8:00 pm. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-273-7206. Subjects: Theater [E-105422]
 Trees of Many Colors Nature Storytime
Friday, October 6, 2017. 9:30 - 10:30 am. Red, orange, and yellow leaves twirling in the wind are sure signs of autumn. Discover why our tall, tall trees lose their leaves before winter. This hour of nature fun awaits 3 to 6 year olds with accompanying adults. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit - Ice Age Visitor Center (located off State Hwy 67 half mile west of Dundee), N2875 State Hwy 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Education, Nature [E-105814]
 5k Energy Glo Run
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 5:30 pm. Join us for the annual Energy Glo Run. Pre register to recieve a discounted rate and guaranteed t-shirt. The Glo Run will include, t-shirts, glo stations, free after glo part with live music, blacklights and special drawings, and a Chili Cookoff! All proceeds benefit: The Friends of Jackson Jt. Parks & Recreation, currently fundraising to build the Hickory Lane Inclusive Playground! Register today at our website. $25. Jackson Community Center, N165 W20330 Hickory Lane, Jackson, Washington County. Call 262-677-9665. Subjects: Community, Families, OutdoorRec [E-106178]
 AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. Celebrating its 28th anniversary in 2017, AIDS Walk Wisconsin and 5K Run is the largest HIV fundraising event in Wisconsin. Starting and finishing on the Summerfest Grounds, the fully-supported event takes place on Milwaukee's lakefront and includes rest stops, breakfast and an opening ceremony with a celebrity Honorary Chair, all in a fun and festive atmosphere. Since 1990, the event has raised more than $12.5 million. It is produced by and benefits the AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin. free. Henry Maier Festival Park, 635 E. Summerfest Place, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 800-348-9255. Subjects: Walking, Running [E-105887]
 Bats
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 10 am. Learn about bats of Wisconsin and the world. Slide show/talk. $3 per person. Ledge View Nature Center, W2348 Short Rd, Chilton, Calumet County. Call 920-849-7094. Subjects: Nature, Education [E-106224]
 Behind the Scenes of the "Nutcracker," MainStage Academy of Dance
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 10 am & 12:30 pm. Kids ages 4 to 10 are invited to get an exclusive behind the scenes look at what goes into the making of MainStage Academy of Dance's production of "Nutcracker." Meet cast members, learn a few dance movements, create a craft to take home and learn what goes into putting on make-up and styling hair. Tickets: Cost for one child and accompanying adult is $15. Reserved Seating. Oconomowoc Arts Center, 641 E Forest Street, Oconomowoc, Waukesha County. Call 262-560-3172. Subjects: Kids [E-106049]
 Nature Up Close Explorin g Nature Program
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 12:30 - 2 pm. Gain a new prospective by taking a closer look at nature using a variety of magnifying tools and techniques. You'll be astonished by what we encounter. Bring your camera to capture your unique finds. This program is best for families with children between the ages of 6 and 12 years. Free. Kettle Moraine State Park - Northern Unit - Ice Age Visitor Center (located off State Hwy 67 half mile west of Dundee), N2875 State Hwy 67, Campbellsport, Fond du Lac County. Call 920-533-8322. Subjects: Education, Nature [E-105815]
 Northeast Wisconsin Craft Beer Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 6pm - 9pm. Raise Your Stein, It'S Drinking Time! With More Than 200 Beers, 50 Breweries And Unlimited Sampling, You're Bound To Have Fun. Beer Lovers Will Receive A Commemorative Sampling Glass And Have Access To Unlimited Two-Ounce Samples Of Beer And Light Fare Hors D'Oeurves. What To Expect At The Northeast Wisconsin Craft Beer Festival: Unlimited Sampling Of Beer, Diy Homebrew, Live Music From Noah John & Ringing Iron. Learn More at our website. Advance $40, Door $45. Designtated Driver: Advance $10, Door $15. Early Admission: Advance $55, Door. PMI Entertainment Group, 1901 S Oneida St, Green Bay, Brown County. Call 9204051197. Subjects: Festivals [E-106250]
 RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 2:00 pm. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-273-7206. Subjects: Theater [E-105423]
 RENT 20th Anniversary Tour
Saturday, October 7, 2017. 8:00 pm. In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production. Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N Water St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-273-7206. Subjects: Theater [E-105424]
 Stone Lake Cranberry Festival
Saturday, October 7, 2017. Sidewalk sales, art & crafts, carnival, kid's games, parade, live music, cranberry marsh tours, fishing contest and street games. Stone Lake, Main Street, Stone Lake, Sawyer County. Call 715-865-3378. Subjects: Festivals [E-104943]
 Events Spanning Multiple Days 
 Digging In The Dells: A Gathering For Gardeners
Friday, October 6, 2017 through Saturday, October 7, 2017. 8:30 am. Here's a must-attend event for gardeners, environmentalists and nature lovers of all kinds! Seminars and workshops and tours designed for nature lovers in the glorious fall weather. Featured speaker: Melinda Meyers. Choose from the full two-day package or individual sessions. Full event details and registration information is available at our website, or call Susan at 715-248-7870. Registration deadline is September 1. 2 day package $140 ( $125 members) Individual seminar, tour and workshop prices available. Chula Vista Resort, 2501 River Rd, Wisconsin Dells, Multiple Co. Subjects: Gardening, Environment, Nature [E-106024]
 Greater WI Musky Touranment
Saturday, October 7, 2017 through Sunday, October 8, 2017. all day. Head to St. Germain for the 29th Annual Greater Wisconsin Muskie Tournament. This catch and release competition is hosted by expert fishing guide Rob Manthei. Rob continues to grow this event and offer more cash prizes, trophies and raffle prizes year after year. Incredible gift bags for all who enter. The tournament takes place on 10 area lakes and space is limited on the lakes so sign up early to guarantee your lake of choice. $60.00 angler fee. St. Germain Community Park, 545 Hwy 155, St. Germain, Vilas County. Call 715-477-2205. Subjects: Fishing, OutdoorRec [E-104888]
 Hospice Alliance Volunteer Orientation
Thursday, October 5, 2017 through Tuesday, October 10, 2017. 4:30 - 7pm. Hospice Alliance is pleased to offer an opportunity to become a part of its volunteer team. The session consists of two nights (Oct. 5th & 10th) of training from 4:30pm - 7pm. New volunteers will be introduced to hospice services, the roles of Hospice Alliance team members, and the open volunteer opportunities. Volunteer opportunities encompass a wide range of responsibilities, all with the goal of enhancing the lives of patients and their families. Hospice Alliance, 10220 Prairie Ridge Blvd, Pleasant Prairie, Racine County. Subjects: Community, Seniors [E-106031]
 Emoji's, Lies, Instagram Muses, and Headline News By Pedro Velez
Monday, September 11, 2017 through Friday, October 13, 2017. From 9am to 8pm. Pedro Velez's exhibition Emoji's, Lies, Instagram Muses, and Headline News consists of a series of abstract paintings along with paintings combined with photography dealing with journalism, social media, and the period of sadness, grief, and anxiety brought by the events of the 2016 election cycle. With this exhibit the artist will present political art can be subtle, personal, and disruptive without being literal, or narrative. United Community Center / Latino Arts, Inc, 1028 S. 9th St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-384-3100. Subjects: Art, Community [E-106165]
 Latino Arts Inc
Monday, September 11, 2017 through Friday, October 13, 2017. From 9am to 8pm. Pedro Velez's exhibition Emoji's, Lies, Instagram Muses, and Headline News consists of a series of abstract paintings along with paintings combined with photography dealing with journalism, social media, and the period of sadness, grief, and anxiety brought by the events of the 2016 election cycle. With this exhibit the artist will present political art can be subtle, personal, and disruptive without being literal, or narrative. United Community Center / Latino Arts, Inc, 1028 S. 9th St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-384-3100. Subjects: Art, Community [E-106164]
 Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 through Sunday, October 15, 2017. 7:30 pm. Restaurant coworkers Frankie and Johnny have been on one date, and they've slept together, and that's IT - as far as Frankie is concerned. Johnny, a compulsive romantic, has other ideas. He's decided they're in love. As the night goes on, the duo's sometimes-touching, sometimeshilarious conversation leads both to question whether the paths of their lives might be more changeable than they believe. Terrence McNally (writer of MASTER CLASS) shines yet again in this bittersweet comedy. Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N Broadway, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-291-7800. Subjects: Theater, Art [E-105945]
 Fruit-Pressing
Sunday, October 1, 2017 through Sunday, October 15, 2017. 11 am-3 pm. Takes place Oct. 1 and 15 only. Bring a bushel of apples or pears, a friend to help you, and some jugs for the juice, and you may use Ledge View's fruit press. Limit one bushel per person, please. One bushel can make 2-3 gallons of juice. $3. Ledge View Nature Center, W2348 Short Rd, Chilton, Calumet County. Call 920-849-7094. Subjects: Food [E-106223]
 Crawl Cave Tour
Saturday, September 16, 2017 through Saturday, October 28, 2017. 9 am. Some Saturdays. Call for schedule. Take a naturalist-guided tour of Carolyn's Caverns and Mothers Cave. Mothers Cave is ALL CRAWLING. Includes biology and geology of caves and opportunities for exploring. Caves are accessed by ladders. Temperatures are cool. Bring flashlight, plan on getting very dirty. Recommended minimum age 8 years old with parent. All minors must be accompanied by supervising adult. Tour size limited; please make reservation. $10 per person. Ledge View Nature Center, W2348 Short Rd, Chilton, Calumet County. Call 920-849-7094. Subjects: Environment, Nature, OutdoorRec [E-106220]
 Cameron Park Farmers Market
Friday, May 5, 2017 through Sunday, October 29, 2017. Fri 4 pm - 8 pm; Sat 8 am-1 pm. Cameron Park Market, located in the heart of downtown La Crosse, offers a unique mix of produce, flowers, baked goods, meats, dairy, canned goods, other food, crafts, art, and also features free live music, and free yoga classes from local yoga studios. Friday evening from 4pm to 8pm (or dusk, whichever earliest), May - October Saturday morning 8am - 1pm, May - October We operate a Winter Market on select Saturdays November - January,from 10am - 1pm. 2017 details will be posted in September. Cameron Park Farmers Market, King Street, between 4th and 5th, La Crosse, La Crosse County. Call 6084336708. Subjects: Food, FarmMarkets, Families [E-105737]
 Elvis Lives
Thursday, September 14, 2017 through Sunday, October 29, 2017. Seven shows weekly Wed - Sun. 250,000 Elvis Lives fans can't be wrong. The King of Rock 'n' Roll lives on in an unforgettable live musical journey across Elvis' life. His iconic style, embraced by many of today's artists, continues to intrigue audiences of all generations. Featuring champions and finalists from Elvis Presley Enterprises' worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, a live band, and exciting singers and dancers; audiences "Can't Help Falling in Love" with this phenomenal theatrical concert experience. $70.95 plus tax and processing for dinner and show. Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Music, Rock [E-104742]
 Guys and Dolls
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 through Sunday, October 29, 2017. 7:30 pm. This celebrated musical comedy follows two small-time gamblers as they pursue love and luck, from the heart of Times Square to the cafes of Havana., Cuba. This granddaddy of American musicals has it all - show-stopping numbers, a timeless story, and some of the best show tunes ever, including "Luck Be a Lady," and "Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat." It's a sure bet you'll leave the theater with a smile on your face! Visit our website to purchase tickets. Milwaukee Repertory Theater (Quadracci Powerhouse), 108 E. Wells St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater [E-105996]
 Clark County's "Bloomin' Greenhouse Tour"
Saturday, April 15, 2017 through Tuesday, October 31, 2017. Clark County's self-guided "Bloomin' Greenhouse Tour" meanders along scenic country roads and through quaint communities to 40+ greenhouses. Follow the map to enjoy the beauty and uniqueness of each greenhouse. Come anytime spring, summer or fall, we have plenty for all. April - October, 2017 For a brochure listing of greenhouses, please call 715-255-9100, or visit our website, or Facebook. Free. Located throughout Clark County, 301 N Main St, Loyal, Clark County. Call 715-255-9100. Subjects: Festivals, Gardening, Sales [E-105448]
 Cave Tour
Sunday, September 3, 2017 through Sunday, November 5, 2017. 1 pm. Most Saturdays and Sundays at 1 pm. Call to confirm schedule. Take a naturalist-guided tour of Carolyn's Caverns. Includes biology and geology of caves and opportunities for exploring. Caves are accessed by ladders. Temperatures are cool. Bring flashlight, plan on getting dirty. Recommended minimum age 5 years old with parent. All minors must be accompanied by supervising adult. Tour size limited; please make reservation. $8 per person. Ledge View Nature Center, 1 m. south of Chilton between Hwys. G and 57 (via Irish Road), W2348 Short Rd, Chilton, Calumet County. Call 920-849-7094. Subjects: Nature, Environment, OutdoorRec [E-106219]
 The Who & The What
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 through Sunday, November 5, 2017. 7:30 pm. Growing up Muslim with her close knit family in Atlanta, Zarina is writing about women and Islam when she meets Eli, a young convert who bridges the gap between her modern life and traditional heritage. When her conservative family discovers her controversial manuscript, they all must confront the beliefs that define them. The Who & The What is a look at a family divided by faith, bonded by love, and searching for truth in contemporary America. Visit our website to purchase tickets. Stiemke Theater, 108 E Wells St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater [E-106002]
 U-pick apples
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 through Wednesday, November 15, 2017. 10 am-5 pm daily. Want the freshest apples available? Pick them yourself! We have several acres of trees with more than twenty varieties of apples for you to pick. We also have pre-picked bags available Taste some of our delicious, seasonal baked goods in the orchard bakery. Enjoy a selection of pies, cookies, cupcakes, crisp, and more! We also offer fresh pressed apple cider in season. Check our facebook page or web site for updates and current events. Rush River Orchard and Bakery, W4616 County Road G, Ellsworth, Pierce County. Call 715-531-3381. Subjects: Agriculture, FarmMarkets [E-106247]
 75 at 75: Significant Works from RAM's Collection
Sunday, September 17, 2017 through Sunday, January 7, 2018. This exhibition highlights 75 works from RAM's collection. How has the museum acquired almost 10,000 works and built the largest collection of contemporary craft in America? What kind of life have these images and objects lived before coming to RAM? Chosen based on the interesting stories they can tell about artists, donors, care and conservation, or acquisition, these works also showcase the growth of a major museum collection over 75 years. Tues-Sat 10AM - 5PM Sun 12PM - 5PM Closed Mon Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Art [E-105846]
 Paul Smith: Masters of Craft
Sunday, September 17, 2017 through Sunday, January 7, 2018. This exhibition offers an intimate look at major figures in contemporary craft. For over thirty years, Paul J. Smith, Director Emeritus of the Museum of Arts and Design, took casual portraits of artists as he encountered them in various settings including in their studios. With an atypical twist of having the emphasis on the artist directly and not the work itself, these photographs reflect the personalities and individuality of makers who shaped the field in the twentieth century. Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Art [E-105847]
 Variations on a Theme: Vessels from RAM's Collection
Sunday, July 16, 2017 through Monday, January 22, 2018. The second in a series of exhibitions surveying the landscape of craft through theory, design, and history. The 50 plus examples on display in this exhibition-made of clay, glass, and metal and pulled from RAM's extensive holdings of contemporary craft-underscore the idea that there are many ways to interpret or investigate what a vessel could or should look like. Includes the work of artists such as Ralph Bacerra, Kim Cridler, Ruth Duckworth, Gustavo Perez, Ann Wolff, and Betty Woodman. Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Art [E-105754]
 Karen Johnson Boyd: From the Vault
Friday, August 4, 2017 through Friday, July 27, 2018. Karen Johnson Boyd was an advocate for and collector of art who had a strong affinity for contemporary American craft. This Windows on 5th installation pays homage to her role in establishing RAM's craft collection by featuring large-scale ceramic work that she donated to the museum over the years. With works presented as if being pulled from crates or out of storage, this exhibition offers a playful take on building a collection, honoring a donor, and managing works of art. Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Art [E-105755]
 Souvenir
Friday, September 8, 2017 through Monday, November 5, 2018. 7:30 pm. Eccentric Manhattan socialite Florence Foster Jenkins once declared, "people may say I can't sing, but no one ever said I didn't sing." And, oh, did she sing - often and loudly, but rarely on key. Her recitals brought her a legion of die-hard fans, and she capped her improbable career with a Carnegie Hall concert that famously sold out in two hours. Souvenir is a charming and hilarious musical comedy that reminds us that can achieve anything when you set your mind to it. Milwaukee Repertory Theater (Stackner Cabaret), 108 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater [E-105992]
 Getting To Zero One Person At A Time World AIDS Day
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 through Saturday, December 1, 2018. 9am til 3pm. YWCA FREE HIV/STI Testing Free Contraceptives Insurance Assistance & Enrollment Prevention Education Community Resources Giveaways FREE. YWCA, 1915 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Dr, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-269-8282. Subjects: Health [E-102947]
 Senior Beat: Diane Hesselbein
Monday, May 15, 2017 through Thursday, May 15, 2031. Our May guest is Diane Hesselbein, Assembly District 79 Representative, and her main topic will be the state budget. Representative Hesselbein is sensitive to the needs of senior citizens. She serves on the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs, and is Vice-Chair for the Speaker's Task Force on Alzheimer's and Dementia. Watch Senior Beat all month: Tuesdays at 12:30pm, Wednesdays at 4:30pm, Fridays at 12:00pm, and Sundays at 4:30pm on Madison City Channel. Free. Madison Senior Center, 330 W Mifflin, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-266-6581. Subjects: Education, Seniors [E-105880]
 Third Annual Twin Triathlon
Saturday, August 26, 2017 through Tuesday, August 26, 2081. 8 am - 12 pm. 8 am registration; 9 am start; Noon Awards! Fun event is unique in the Northwoods-8K paddle on North Twin Lake, followed by a 16K bike ride, then a 5K run. Individual ($35), a family or a team ($90). Do one leg, or all three! Beautiful route, healthy fun for the whole family! Registration is encouraged; Participants who register after 8/5/2017 are not guaranteed an event t-shirt. It's fun and a unique event to cap out the summer! Info: Phelps Chamber of Commerce. $35. Phelps, 2429 Highway 17 North, Phelps, Vilas County. Call 715-545-3800. Subjects: Kayaking, Bicycling, Triathlon [E-106239]
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