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March 2016

Event:Good Friday Outdoor Crucifixion Drama
Sponsor:Northwest Baptist Church
Location:Northwest Baptist Church
Category:Religious, Seasonal/Holiday
Times:6:00pm
Event Dates:3/25/2016 - 3/25/2016
Additional Info:Northwest Baptist Church will hold its 44th annual Good Friday Outdoor Crucifixion Drama on Friday, March 25th at 6:00 pm. Please join us as we reenact the events of that night -- Christ's arrest, trial, crucifixion and burial. Watch as Roman soldiers stand guard all weekend at Jesus's tomb, and help us celebrate early Sunday morning as we discover the tomb is empty! For more details see northwestbaptist.com.

Event:Easter Eggstravaganza
Sponsor:Northwest Baptist Church
Location:Northwest Baptist Church
Category:Children's Activities, Religious, Seasonal/Holiday
Times:10:00am to 11:00am
Event Dates:3/26/2016 - 3/26/2016
Additional Info:Children ages 3-5 and grades 1-6 are welcome for a community Easter egg hunt at Northwest Baptist Church on Saturday, March 26th from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. Registration opens at 9:30 am. Free to the community. For more details see northwestbaptist.com.

Event:Easter Sunrise Outdoor Resurrection Celebration
Sponsor:Northwest Baptist Church
Location:Northwest Baptist Church
Category:Religious, Seasonal/Holiday
Times:8:00am
Event Dates:3/27/2016 - 3/27/2016
Additional Info:Hallelujah! He is risen! Please join Northwest Baptist Church for a "sunrise" service on Sunday, March 27th to celebrate Jesus Christ's resurrection. There will be an outdoor service and drama beginning at 8:00 am to be followed by a continental breakfast. For more details see northwestbaptist.com.

Event:Ray's Purple People Pancreatic Cancer Fundraiser
Sponsor:Pancreatic Cancer Action Network Milwaukee Affiliate
Location:The Brass Tap, 7808 Layton Ave, Greenfield WI
Category:Fund Raising/Charity
Times:11am-close
Event Dates:3/30/2016 - 3/30/2016
Additional Info:Come join us and mention PANCAN to your bartender or server and 25% of your beverage cost (soda and adult) will be donated to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network!

April 2016

Event:Hotel California
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music, Community Centers, Theatre
Times:7:30 pm
Event Dates:4/8/2016 - 4/8/2016
Additional Info: A Salute to The Eagles Friday, April 8, 2016 7:30 pm Experience the Grammy Award-winning songs that defined a generation. By blending extraordinary vocal and musical talents, Hotel California faithfully salutes the sounds of The Eagles, bringing their timeless music into the new millennium. Showcasing such mega-hits as Take it Easy, Heartache Tonight, and Love will Keep Us Alive, the action-packed performance transcends the boundaries of Rock, R&B, and Country. HotelCal.com ADULT $38  $34 STUDENT w/ID $10 Sponsor [West Bend] Suggested Reading List: To the Limit: The Untold Story of the Eagles by Marc Eliot; Heaven and Hell: My Life in the Eagles (1974-2001) by Don Felder

Event:Hotel California
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music
Times:7:30pm- 9:30pm
Event Dates:4/8/2016 - 4/8/2016
Additional Info:Experience the Grammy Award-winning songs that defined a generation. By blending extraordinary vocal and musical talents, Hotel California faithfully salutes the sounds of The Eagles, bringing their timeless music into the new millennium. Showcasing such mega-hits as Take it Easy, Heartache Tonight, and Love will Keep Us Alive, the action-packed performance transcends the boundaries of Rock, R&B, and Country. HotelCal.com http://www.hotelcal.com/ADULT $38/$34 • STUDENT w/ID $10

Event:The Murder Mystery Company in Milwaukee
Sponsor:The Murder Mystery Company
Location:The Astor Hotel, 924 East Juneau Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202
Category:Theatre
Times:7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Dates:4/9/2016 - 4/9/2016
Additional Info:The Murder Mystery Company is performing an immersive mystery experience in downtown Milwaukee! Join us at the beautiful Astor Hotel to solve a comedic case. You'll have the chance to put your sleuthing skills to the test as you examine clues and question suspects to figure out whodunnit. Tickets go fast, so visit us online or call us at 888-643-2583 today!

Event:The StepCrew
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Dance, Music, Community Centers, Theatre
Times:3 pm
Event Dates:4/9/2016 - 4/9/2016
Additional Info:High-Energy Celtic Song and Dance Saturday, April 9, 2016 3:00 pm Pre-Show • 1:45-2:30 pm An unbelievable display of dance! With exhilarating musicians and dancersfrom the likes of The Chieftains, Cherish the Ladies, and Bowfire, the cast takes you on a journey through the captivating styles of Ottawa Valley stepdance, Irish stepdance, and modern tap. As if dancing weren't enough, The StepCrew boasts world-class fiddlers, flawless vocals, and an ensemble of the most respected musicians in the Celtic genre today. StepCrew.com ADULT $38  $34 STUDENT w/ID $10 Hartford Residents $34  $30 HARTFORD AREA NIGHT Sponsor KM Tours Suggested Reading List: The Story of Irish Dance by Helen Brennan

Event:The StepCrew
Sponsor:KM Tours
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Dance, Music, Theatre
Times:3:00pm- 5:00pm
Event Dates:4/9/2016 - 4/9/2016
Additional Info:Pre-Show • 1:45-2:30 pm An unbelievable display of dance! With exhilarating musicians and dancers from the likes of The Chieftains, Cherish the Ladies, and Bowfire, the cast takes you on a journey through the captivating styles of Ottawa Valley stepdance, Irish stepdance, and modern tap. As if dancing weren't enough, The StepCrew boasts world-class fiddlers, flawless vocals, and an ensemble of the most respected musicians in the Celtic genre today. http://stepcrew.com/ ADULT $38/$34 • STUDENT w/ID $10 HARTFORD AREA AFTERNOON: Hartford Residents $34/$30

Event:The Murder Mystery Company in Milwaukee
Sponsor:The Murder Mystery Company
Location:The Astor Hotel
Category:Theatre
Times:7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Dates:4/9/2016 - 4/9/2016
Additional Info:The Murder Mystery Company is performing live at the beautiful Astor Hotel! Join us for a thrilling mystery experience and a killer three course meal. For tickets and more information, call 888-643-2583 or visit us at http://murdermysterydinnermilwaukee.com/

Event:Community Arts Showcase
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music, Community Centers, Theatre
Times:3 pm
Event Dates:4/10/2016 - 4/10/2016
Additional Info:Sunday, April 10, 2016 3:00 pm Celebrate 15 years of "developing, supporting, and promoting the arts" with Schauer Center resident groups the Hartford City Band, Hartford Community Chorus, and the Hartford Players, as well as the Schauer School of the Arts. Featuring notable selections from past performances, the ensembles come together during group numbers that display the wealth of talent in our community. SchauerCenter.org ADULT $20 STUDENT w/ID $10

Event:Community Arts Showcase
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Dance, Music, Theatre
Times:3:00pm- 5:00pm
Event Dates:4/10/2016 - 4/10/2016
Additional Info:Celebrate 15 years of "developing, supporting, and promoting the arts" with Schauer Center resident groups the Hartford City Band, Hartford Community Chorus, and the Hartford Players, as well as the Schauer School of the Arts. Featuring notable selections from past performances, the ensembles come together during group numbers that display the wealth of talent in our community. SchauerCenter.org ADULT $20 • STUDENT w/ID $10

Event:Masters of Hawaiian Music
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music, Community Centers, Theatre
Times:7:30 pm
Event Dates:4/15/2016 - 4/15/2016
Additional Info:George Kahumoku, Jr.& Friends Friday, April 15, 2016 7:30 pm SoundBites • 6:30-7:00 pm Art Gallery Reception • 6:30-7:30 pm Hawaii's Renaissance man George Kahumoku, Jr. is a multiple Grammy Award-winning slack key guitarist, teacher, storyteller, and writer. His roots in rich Hawaiian cultures reflect both traditional and contemporary music. Joined by the charismatic duo, Da Ukulele Boyz, and a hula dancer, George's vocals and instrumental interludes on the delightful 12- string slack key playfully blend stories, songs, and good fun.Kahumoku.com ADULT $32  $28 STUDENT w/ID $10 Beaver Dam Residents $28  $24 BEAVER DAM AFTERNOON Sponsor [Hartford Rotary Club] Suggested Reading List: Hawaii by James Michener [Arts Midwest logo] [NEA logo] [Wisconsin Arts Board logo] Supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund a program of the Arts Midwest, which is generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts with additional contributions from the Wisconsin Arts Board.

Event:Masters of Hawaiian Music
Sponsor:Hartford Rotary Club
Category:Children's Activities, Music, Nature
Times:7:30pm- 9:30pm
Event Dates:4/15/2016 - 4/15/2016
Additional Info:SoundBites • 6:30-7:00 pm Art Gallery Reception • 6:30-7:30 pm Hawaii's Renaissance man George Kahumoku, Jr. is a multiple Grammy Award-winning slack key guitarist, teacher, storyteller, and writer. His roots in rich Hawaiian cultures reflect both traditional and contemporary music. Joined by the charismatic duo, Da Ukulele Boyz, and a hula dancer, GeorgeÊ 1/4s vocals and instrumental interludes on the delightful 12-string slackkey playfully blendstories, songs, and good fun.Kahumoku.comADULT $32/$28 • STUDENT w/ID $10 BEAVER DAM AFTERNOON: Beaver Dam Residents $28/$24 Supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund a program of the Arts Midwest, which is generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts with additional contributions from the Wisconsin Arts Board.

Event:Lighthouse Big Band
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music, Community Centers, Theatre
Times:3 pm
Event Dates:4/16/2016 - 4/16/2016
Additional Info:Swingin' Big Band Jazz Saturday, April 16, 2016 3:00 pm Pre-Show • 1:45-2:30 pm Big Band in full swing! Featuring sounds of the 1940's through today, the LBB features 16 of the region's finest instrumentalists under the direction ofMarian University professor Brian Lydeen. Since 2003, the Band has shared thestage with Tom "Bones" Malone, Kevin Mahogany, and Janet Planet. With a repertoire spanning from Glenn Miller to Count Basie, to'50s and '60s tunes, you'll be dancing in your seat! Lighthouse-Big-Band.com ADULT $29  $25 STUDENT w/ID $10 Kewaskum Residents $25  $21 KEWASKUM AFTERNOON Suggested Reading List: Swing Changes: Big-Band Jazz in New Deal America by David W. Stowe

Event:Lighthouse Big Band
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music
Times:3:00pm- 5:00pm
Event Dates:4/16/2016 - 4/16/2016
Additional Info:Pre-Show • 6:15-7:00 pm Big Band in full swing! Featuring sounds of the 1940s through today, the LBB features 16 of the region's finest instrumentalists under the direction of Marian University professor Brian Lydeen. Since 2003, the Band has shared the stage with Tom "Bones" Malone, Kevin Mahogany, and Janet Planet. With a repertoire spanning from Glenn Miller to Count Basie, to'50s and '60s tunes, you'll be dancing in your seat! Lighthouse-Big-Band.com ADULT $29/$25 • STUDENT w/ID $10 KEWASKUM AFTERNOON: Kewaskum Residents $25/$21

Event:Tikes in Pikes - Reid Miller
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Children's Activities, Community Centers, Theatre
Times:3 pm
Event Dates:4/17/2016 - 4/17/2016
Additional Info:Wonder Tales & Puppetry Sunday, April 17, 2016 3:00 pm Great stories, great telling! Folktale troubadour Reid Miller delights all ages with his light-hearted and FUN storytelling adventures. With the help of his puppet friends Bosco the dog, Monkey, and Crocodile, Reid shares fairytale favorites, classic wonder tales, and imaginative original stories. https://sites.google.com/site/reidmillershow/ ADULT $5 CHILD $3 LAP $1

Event:Reid Miller
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Children's Activities, Theatre
Times:3:00pm- 4:00pm
Event Dates:4/17/2016 - 4/17/2016
Additional Info:Great stories, great telling! Folktale troubadour Reid Miller delights all ages with his light-hearted and FUN storytelling adventures. With the help of his puppet friends Bosco the dog, Monkey, and Crocodile, Reid shares fairytale favorites, classic wonder tales, and imaginative original stories. https://sites.google.com/site/reidmillershow/ ADULT $5 • CHILD (12 & under) $3 • LAP (3 & up) $1

Event:The Barley Jacks
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music, Community Centers
Times:8 pm
Event Dates:4/23/2016 - 4/23/2016
Additional Info:Acoustic Alchemy and Fiddle Wizardry Saturday, April 23, 2016 8:00 pm Cash Bar @ 7:00 pm Original vocals, jaw-dropping instrumentals, and a little magic combine in the spirit of fun. These masters of the fiddle, guitar, bass, and drum meld their divergent backgrounds of blues and bluegrass, classical and Celtic, R&B and bebop, to create something entirely new. Front-man and fiddler Brian Wicklund is joined by Joe Cru (guitar), Kevin Rowe (bass), and Joel Arpin (percussion). BarleyJacks.com PREMIUM $25 STANDARD $22

Event:The Barley Jacks
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Music
Times:8:00pm- 10:00pm
Event Dates:4/23/2016 - 4/23/2016
Additional Info:Cash Bar • 7:00 pm Original vocals, jaw-dropping instrumentals,and a little magic combine in the spirit of fun. These masters of the fiddle, guitar, bass, and drum meld their divergent backgrounds of blues and bluegrass, classical and Celtic, R&B and bebop, to create something entirely new. Front-man and fiddler Brian Wicklund is joined by Joe Cru (guitar), Kevin Rowe (bass), and Joel Arpin (percussion). BarleyJacks.com PREMIUM $25 • STANDARD $22

Event:AdreThe Adrenaline Race
Sponsor:Elevate
Location:Eisenbahn Trail, West Bend WI
Category:Sports/Recreation
Event Dates:4/24/2016 - 4/24/2016
Additional Info:Full Marathon, 1/4 Maraton, 1/2 Marathon, 5K Walk/Run Contact Julie Wolf 262-677-2569

Event:Dare to be Aware Fair
Sponsor:Center for Creative Learning
Location:Alverno College Campus
Category:Festival/Fair, Health/Self-Help
Times:9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
Event Dates:4/30/2016 - 4/30/2016
Additional Info:Free workshops, performances, and demonstrations give you opportunities to learn more about lifestyle decisions that enhance your health through displays and sessions from exhibitors and other providers. Share the day with specialists in health and wellness, life coaching and personal growth programs, natural healing, herbs, organic items, animal communicators, sound healers, psychic readings, and so much more.

Other Events

Event:ComedySportz Friday Show
Sponsor:ComedySportz
Location:ComedySportz Milwaukee
Category:Theatre
Times:7:30 p.m.
Event Dates:6/19/2015 - 12/30/2016
Additional Info:ComedySportz is an all Improv, all suggestion based comedy show, fun for all ages. Two teams of "Actletes" get suggestions from the audience, create scenes onstage, and compete for your laughs! You decide what each scene is about, you decide who you think is funnier, and you decide who wins! If you haven't guessed yet--the most important part of the show is YOU! All shows have ASSIGNED SEATING. Please call 414-272-8888 if you are purchasing a single ticket but part of a larger group designating the group name. ComedySportz is 100% Wheelchair accessible. We also can put up signs for your special events and celebrations! If you have special seating needs, or would like Us to help you celebrate with special announcements, please call our offices at (414) 272-8888

Event:ComedySportz Saturday Show
Sponsor:ComedySportz
Location:ComedySportz Milwaukee
Category:Theatre
Times:3 p.m., 7:30 p.m., 10 p.m.
Event Dates:6/20/2015 - 12/31/2016
Additional Info:ComedySportz is an all Improv, all suggestion based comedy show, fun for all ages. Two teams of "Actletes" get suggestions from the audience, create scenes onstage, and compete for your laughs! You decide what each scene is about, you decide who you think is funnier, and you decide who wins! If you haven't guessed yet--the most important part of the show is YOU! All shows have ASSIGNED SEATING. Please call 414-272-8888 if you are purchasing a single ticket but part of a larger group designating the group name. ComedySportz is 100% Wheelchair accessible. We also can put up signs for your special events and celebrations! If you have special seating needs, or would like Us to help you celebrate with special announcements, please call our offices at 414-272-8888

Event:Berenstain Bears
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Children's Activities, Dance, Workshops, Music, Arts/Crafts, Community Centers, Theatre
Times:3 pm
Event Dates:10/18/2015 - 10/18/2016
Additional Info:Based on the books by Stan and Jan Berenstain Sunday, October 18, 2015 3:00 pm Art Workshop • 1:30-2:30 pm Brother Bear's grades are slipping, Sister Bear has a few things to learn about making friends, and Papa Bear can't stop eating junk food. Thankfully, we can depend on Mama Bear to help set things right. Using the iconic stories and imagery of the books, the Off-Broadway musical teaches the importance of honesty, health, and safety. BerenstainBearsLive.com ADULT $14 STUDENT $10 CHILD $8 LAP $5 WORKSHOP $10

Event:El Baúl de mi Abuelita
Sponsor:Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts
Location:Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts
Category:Museum/Gallery
Times:10am-4pm Sun Noon04pm
Event Dates:1/14/2016 - 4/17/2016
Additional Info:"My Grandmother's Trunk" January 14 through April 17, 2016 Exhibit includes mosaic quilts by Patricia Sanabria-Friederich, inspired by church tiles from her native Costa Rica (image at right), quilts made by Costa Rican quilters, and more. Costa Rican ceremonial costumes, dolls dressed in Costa Rican national dresses. Also included in this exhibit are the quilts of Alicia Avila, and award-winning quilter of Mexican-American heritage. Share on Facebook

Event:Bobbleheads: Real and Fantastical Heroism
Location:RedLine Milwaukee 1422 N 5th Street
Category:Museum/Gallery
Times:10-3
Event Dates:1/30/2016 - 4/30/2016
Additional Info:Bobbleheads: Real and Fantastical Heroism is open and runs until April 30th. We have partnered with the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum to offer a unique experience for the whole family to see hundreds of bobbleheads depicting real and fantastical heroes! Come see us Thursdays 10-7 and Friday and Saturdays from 10-3.

Event:Great Decisions Lecture Series
Sponsor:Franklin Public Library
Location:Franklin Public Library
Category:Lectures
Times:6:30pm
Event Dates:2/17/2016 - 4/6/2016
Additional Info:A project of the Foreign Policy Association (FPA), Great Decisions is a grassroots, face-to-face series designed to bring international issues to our attention and highlight how they affect our lives here in America. Tens of thousands of participants take part in these discussions nationwide each year. To offer the community a comprehensive educational program, the library will host all eight foreign policy topics provided by the FPA in a combination of guest scholar lectures and Documentary viewings followed by roundtable discussion. February 17: Cuba and the U.S. with Martin Farrell, PhD - Ripon College Professor/Coordinator of the Global Studies Program. February 24: Middle East Alliances - DVD and Roundtable Discussion Event March 2: Migration with Beth Dougherty, PhD - Beloit College, Department Chair, International Relations Professor. March 9: The United Nations - DVD and Roundtable Discussion Event March 16: Climate Change with Paul Roebber, PhD - UWM, Associate Dean of Academic and Administrative Affairs, School of Freshwater Science. March 23: The Rise of ISIS - DVD and Roundtable Discussion Event March 30: The Koreas with Dimitri Lazo, PhD - Professor Emeritus, Alverno College April 6: The Future of Kurdistan - DVD and Roundtable Discussion Event

Event:WRAP
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Local Exhibits, Arts/Crafts
Times:11:30 am - 5:30 pm
Event Dates:2/19/2016 - 4/3/2016
Additional Info:Gallery Exhibit

Event:Wisconsin Regional Art Program
Location:Schauer Arts Center
Category:Local Exhibits, Arts/Crafts
Times:11:30 am - 5:30 pm
Event Dates:2/19/2016 - 4/3/2016
Additional Info:Reception Fri Feb 26 7-8 pm Workshop Sun Apr 3 1-4 pm

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