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Museums, farmers markets and nature trails open for spring

April 27, 2009 12:27 p.m. | Art

Spring Gallery Night: 5 to 9 p.m. May 1, downtown Oconomowoc.  Specials from local businesses and a chance to bid on an artist-decorated Adirondack chair.  262-567-7114.

"Mother of All" Art Crawls: 4 to 10 p.m. May 2, downtown Waukesha. Art gallery exhibitions and special events at cafes and shops. 262-542-1522.

"Poetic Captured Reflections" and "Soulful Inspirations": May 1-3, Lakes Gallery of Fine Art, N76-W31428 Highway VV, North Lake. Collaborations of artists Anne Wall and Holly Kallie with poet Christina M. R. Norcross, 262-966-1804, www.lakesfineart.com.

Annual Student Exhibit: (through May 22), Fine Arts Center Gallery, Southview Hall, UW-Waukesha, 1500 N. University Drive, Waukesha. 262-521-5445.

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Making the world a better place through fundraisers, benefits and celebrations of nature

April 20, 2009 12:28 p.m. | Art

"The Art of the Frame": April 24-26, Gallery 1, 507 E. Broadway, Waukesha. 262-542-6010.

Art Guild of Menomonee Falls: artist reception 6 to 7 p.m. April 24, North Junior High, N88 W16750 Garfield Drive, Menomonee Falls. 414-719-6613.

Going Public: School District of Waukesha Secondary Art Teachers: (through April 30), Taylor's People's Park, 337 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-522-6868.

Life and Landscape in China: Anne Wall, photography: (through April), The Oconomowoc Gallery, 157 E. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-567-8123.

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Spring cleaning and other weekend things to do

April 13, 2009 12:07 p.m. | Art

"The Art of the Frame": April 17-19, Gallery 1, 507 E. Broadway, Waukesha. 262-542-6010.

Going Public: School District of Waukesha Secondary Art Teachers: (through April 30), Taylor's People's Park, 337 W. Main St., Waukesha. 262-522-6868.

John Scotello: (through April 19), Fine Arts Center Gallery, Southview Hall, UW-Waukesha, 1500 N. University Drive, Waukesha. 262-521-5445.

Life and Landscape in China: Anne Wall, photography: (through April), The Oconomowoc Gallery, 157 E. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-567-8123.

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Weekend Happenings

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Spring Seedling Sale & Greenhouse Open House: 10 a.m. May 23, NuGenesis Farm, N68 W33208 County Road K, Oconomowoc. A variety of organic veggie and herb seedlings to plant in your home or community garden this spring will be for sale. All plant sale profits will benefit the Giving Garden initiative.

Memorial Honor Celebration: 8 a.m. May 23, Wisconsin Harley-Davidson, 1280 Blue Ribbon Drive, Oconomowoc. Daylong event begins with reveille and breakfast at 8 a.m. followed by color guard and the national anthem. The event also includes military and veterans organizations, interactive displays and vehicles, food and beverages and entertainment. Evening showing of “Honor Flight: One Last Mission.” on a big, outdoor screen.

"Small Space Container Gardens" Seminar: 11 a.m. May 23, Ebert’s Greenhouse Village, W1795 Fox Road, Ixonia. Free educational seminar by gardening expert Melinda Myers. Melinda, who will also be available to answer gardening questions. Enter to win a $500 Ebert’s shopping spree with Melinda.

Tyke Hike: 10 a.m. May 23, Lapham Peak State Park, W329 N846, Delafield. Children and their families will hike with a guide and a representative of the Delafield Library will share books, songs and a craft to enhance the experience. Meet at the Lapham Peak Tower. State park sticker is required.

Updates to this calendar are made weekly Monday afternoon. 

 

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