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Weekend Happenings

To have weekend events listed in Weekend Happenings, fax (262) 367-1136 or send an email to Make sure the time, date and place are included. Deadline is noon Monday.

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To have weekend entertainment events listed in Weekend Happenings, fax (262) 367-1136 or email Make sure the time, date and place are included. Deadline is noon Monday.


Escape Into Landscapes: Destinations Unknown: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 7-9; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 10; 12-4 p.m. Nov. 11; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 12-14, Almont Gallery, 342 W. Main St., Waukesha.

Carroll Art Student Union Fall Photography Exhibition, reception: 4-6 p.m. Nov. 8, Carroll University Marceil Pultorak Atrium Gallery, 238 N. East Ave., Waukesha.


Joelle Charbonneau "Skating on the Edge": 6 p.m. Nov. 12, Rosati’s, 1195 Summit Ave. Suite 400, Oconomowoc. (262) 567-0106.


Comedy Tonight: Family Night: 7 p.m. Nov. 8, Waukesha Civic Theatre, 264 W. Main St., Waukesha. $6-10 (262) 547-0708

Funny Business Live Comedy Night: 9 p.m. Nov. 10, Dec. 8 (through April 13), Club Indigo, 1350 Royale Mile Road, Oconomowoc. $10 plus two drink minimum.


Menomonee Falls Wednesday Farmers Market: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7, Menomonee Falls Farmers Market, Main Street, one block west of Appleton Avenue, Menomonee Falls. Wisconsin grown produce, (262) 251-8797.

Salute to Veterans and Flag Pageant: 1 p.m. Nov. 9, St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy Farrand Hall Gymnasium, 1101 Genesee St., Delafield. Includes presentation of the national colors by the Cushing Elementary School Cub Scout Den 20, patriotic medley of songs by the Cushing fourth-grade class, presentation of colors, performance by the SJNMA bagpipers and 21-gun salute.

Boy Scouts of American Starlight Serenade: 6 p.m. Nov. 9, Westmoor Country Club, 400 S. Moorland Road, Brookfield. Black tie gala featuring cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction, jazz music and dancing to the band Pavanne featuring singer Tom Anthony. $175 (262) 436-8419.

Novemberfest Kids Coats & Food Drive: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Nov. 10, The Neighbors, Arcadian Ave, Waukesha. Donations accepted at the door. Complimentary drinks and snacks plus prize giveaways.

Celebrate America Recycles Day: 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Nov. 10, Waukesha County Materials Recycling Facility, 220 S. Prairie Ave, Waukesha. Free (262) 896-8300

Wildlife in Need Center Program: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Nov. 10, Oconomowoc Public Library, 200 W. South St., Oconomowoc. Free educational program with animal ambassadors.

Time Bandits Planetarium Program: 11 a.m. Nov. 10, 17, Charles Z. Horwitz Planetarium, S14-W28167 Madison St., Waukesha. Family program describes the astronomical reasons for modern-day timekeeping. $4 adults $3 children

ShaoLin Center Open House: 11 a.m. Nov. 10; 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 11, Shao Lin Center, 400 Travis Lane, Waukesha. Martial arts demonstrations, traditional lions' dances and live music from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday. Free yoga, qigong, tai chi chuan and kung fu classes on Sunday.

Sheepshead Tournament: 1 p.m. Nov. 10, The Hideaway, N55-W34657 Road E, Oconomowoc. (262) 567-5441.

Two Small Pieces of Glass Planetarium Program: 1 p.m. Nov. 10, Charles Z. Horwitz Planetarium, S14-W28167 Madison St., Waukesha. Program looks at the advancements in the design of the world’s greatest telescopes.

Turkey Trot and Recipe Tasting Contest: 1-3 p.m. Nov. 10, Waukesha YMCA, 320 E. Broadway, Waukesha. Run or walk the 1.5-mile course and enter your favorite family side dish or dessert in the open ballot Recipe Tasting Contest. Free with donation to the Waukesha Food Pantry., (262) 542-2557.

Operation Honor: A Salute to Veterans: 4:30-7 p.m. Nov. 10, Waukesha North High School, 2222 Michigan Ave., Waukesha. Free (262) 524-3737.

Roaring Twenties Speak Easy Dinner Dance: 5 p.m. Nov. 10, Merrill Hills Country Club, W270-S3425 Merrill Hills Road, Waukesha. Event includes silent and live auctions, dinner and dancing with music by The Gardenia Band; costumes encouraged. $75 (262) 646-8078.

Casino Night: 6-10 p.m. Nov. 10, Delafield Public Library, 500 Genesee St., Delafield. Casino games, food, raffles and silent auction, $50

Astronomy Club: 8 p.m. Nov. 10, Pewaukee Public Library, 210 Main St., Pewaukee. Program about planets outside our solar system. Harken Observatory at the library.

Monday Night Movies: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 12, Waukesha Public Library, 321 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. Free. (262) 524-3682.


Vendor Event: 6-9 p.m. Nov. 8, Dr. Martin Luther Church, 325 S. Main St., Oconomowoc. Sponsored by the Oconomowoc Junior Woman’s Club, the event features more than 20 vendors, wine pull and door prizes.

Holiday Fair: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10, St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Appleton Ave, Menomonee Falls. Features craft dealers, bake sale, free massages, lunch and Holiday White Elephant Sale. Bring donations for the food pantry, (262) 251-5160.

Art and Craft Fair at Avalon Square: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10, Avalon Square Art Gallery, 222 Park Place. Waukesha. Handcrafted items, home and holiday decor, jewelry, gifts and much more. Verbal antiques appraisals by a local antiques expert. One free appraisal per adult, additional items $5 each. Food, beverages and snacks will be available for purchase.

St. Mary’s 5th Annual Craft Fair: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10-11, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 36014 Sunset Dr., Summit. $1.00 Raffle ticket (262) 965-3924

Annual Christmas Craft and Vendor Fair: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10, Peace Lutheran Church & Academy, Maple Ave, Sussex. Free

St. Agnes Holly Fair: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10, St. Agnes Catholic Church, 12801W. Fairmount Ave., Butler. $1 or one nonperishable food item for the St. Agnes Food Pantry.

Christmas Quilt and Craft Sale: 4-7 p.m. Nov. 10; 7 a.m.-12 p.m. Nov. 11, St. Anthony on the Lake, W280 N2101 Highway SS, Pewaukee.

Holiday Shopping Bazaar: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 11, Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish Center, W314 N7462 Highway 83, North Lake. varies. Admission free. (262) 966-7010.

Country Christmas Craft Fair: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 11, St. Gabriel Parish, St Gabriel Way, Hubertus. Hosted by the Christian Women’s Society of St. Gabriel Parish, the event features crafts, silent auction, can raffle, bake sale and raffle for handmade quilt and cash raffle. Barbecue, hot dogs and drinks will be served.


Fish Fry: 4:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 9, St Paul’s Catholic Church, Genesee Depot, Genesee. All you care to eat. Carry outs are available.

I.C.E Snowmobile Club Country Breakfast: 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Nov. 11, Ixonia Pub, W1270 Marietta Ave, Ixonia. 24th annual event features eggs, eggs deluxe, pancakes, blueberry pancakes, ham, hash, hash browns, sweets, juice, milk, coffee and more. Advance tickets at Ixonia Pub, Loppy’s or from club members. Adults: $8 in advance, $8.50 at the door; children: 6 to 12, $4; 5 and younger free.

Chili Supper: 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Nov. 11, St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 495 St Augustine Road, Colgate. Features chili, beverage and homemade dessert. Ham sandwiches will also be available. $6.50 adults, $4 children.

2012 Municipal Chili Cook-Off: 2-4 p.m. Nov. 11, Kettle Moraine High School, 349 N. Oak Crest Dr., Wales. 2 or more nonperishable food items or a cash donation (262) 968-3968.

VFW Spaghetti Dinner: 4-7 p.m. Nov. 11, VFW Post, 202 Clark St., Pewaukee. Sponsored by the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, $3 veterans, $5 guests.


America Celebrates! Quilts of Joy and Remembrance: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Nov. 7-10, 13-17, 20-21, 23-24, 27-Dec. 1, 4-8, 11-15 (through June 8), Waukesha County Museum, 101 W. Main St., Waukesha. Regular Museum Admission: Adults $6, seniors $5, Students $3, Children 5 and under free. Members free. (262) 521-2859


Bluegrass Band: 7-9 p.m. Nov. 10, Hawks Inn, 426 Wells St., Delafield. Refreshments served at intermission.

Carroll University Jazz Ensemble: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Shattuck Music Center, 218 N. East Ave., Waukesha. Free ’old school’ jazz concert.

The Wisconsin Philharmonic presents "Salute to Our Veterans: Battle of Britain": 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Carroll University, 100 NE Ave., Waukesha. $27-37 (262) 547-1858

Jazz Concert: 7 p.m. Nov. 15, Waukesha South High School Auditorium, 401 E. Roberta Ave., Waukesha. Features all three Waukesha high schools’ top jazz ensembles as well as The Jazz Express (a local adult jazz ensemble. Items for the food pantry accepted at the door.


Ladies Night Karaoke: 8 p.m. Nov. 8, 15, 29, Dec. 6, 13 (through Dec. 27), SandBar Sports Pub, W278-N2315 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee. No Cover Charge (262) 696-4578

Suzanne Grzanna: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 15, Dec. 6 (through Dec. 20), Zin, 629 Main St., Delafield. Free (262) 646-5959.

Xeno and Joe: 8 p.m. Nov. 9, Thunder Bay Grille, N14-W24130 Tower Place, Pewaukee.

Karaoke with Star Vision Music and Kurt Sommerfeld: 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Nov. 9, Curly’s Waterfront Sports Bar & Grill, W272-N2696 Lakeview Blvd., Pewaukee. Free (414) 305-9388.

Peter Donalds: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 10, 24, Dec. 8 (through Dec. 22), Milwaukee Street Traders, 523 Milwaukee St., Delafield.

Old School: 8 p.m. Nov. 10, Thunder Bay Grille, N14-W24130 Tower Place, Pewaukee.

3 Way Street: 8 p.m. Nov. 10, Kim’s Lakeside, W303-N2582 Maple Ave., Pewaukee.

South End Blues Band: 9 p.m. Nov. 10, Curly’s Waterfront Sports Bar & Grill, W272-N2696 Lakeview Blvd., Pewaukee. No cover.

Big Kenny and 3D: 9:30 p.m. Nov. 10, Delafield Brewhaus, 3832 Hillside Drive, Delafield.


Cat Pedicures: 9:30-10:30 a.m. Nov. 10, Humane Animal Welfare Society, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha. Please bring your cat in a carrier. $7 per cat donation.

Holiday Pet Photos at HAWS: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 10; 12 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 11, Humane Animal Welfare Society, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha. Call ahead to reserve your sitting; Spots available all weekend (262-542-8851). Sponsored by the Friends of HAWS, photography by Unlimited Vision.

Dog Wash for HAWS: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 11, Petlicious Dog Bakery & Pet Spa, 2217 Silvernail Road, Waukesha. $20 for dogs 50 pounds or more, $15 for dogs under 50 pounds, $10 for nail trims.

Puppy Parties: 5:15 p.m., 6 p.m. Nov. 11, Humane Animal Welfare Society, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha. $5 for 30 minutes of playtime.


Hamilton High School presents 'No Opera at the Op’ry House Tonight': 7 p.m. Nov. 8-10; 2 p.m. Nov. 11, Hamilton Fine Arts Center, W220-N4915 Town Line Road, Sussex. $8 adults, $5 students and seniors (262) 246-6471, Ext. 1552

Sunset Playhouse presents ‘Twelve Angry Men’: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7-9; 4 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10; 2 p.m. Nov. 11, Sunset Playhouse, 800 Elm Grove Road, Elm Grove. $22 (262) 782-4430

Lake Country School presents 'The Sound of Music': 7 p.m. Nov. 9-10; 2 p.m. Nov. 11, Lake Country School, 1800 Vettelson Road, Hartland. $6 adults, $4 children and seniors (262) 367-3606.

Kettle Moraine High School present a futuristic ’Macbeth’: 7 p.m. Nov. 9-10; 2 p.m. Nov. 11, Kettle Moraine High School, 349 N. Oak Crest Dr., Wales. $8 adults, $6 seniors and students.

Waukesha Civic Theatre presents ‘Our Town’: 8 p.m. Nov. 9; 2 p.m., 8 p.m. Nov. 10; 2 p.m. Nov. 11, Waukesha Civic Theatre, 264 W. Main St., Waukesha. $10-19 (262) 547-0708

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