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Free Days at MOWA

May 29th, 2015  10:00−5:00

A gift to the community from the Greater Milwaukee Foundation−two FREE days at MOWA!

• Tour our latest exhibition, There’s a Place: J. Shimon & J. Lindemann
• Unwind at our Friday happy hour from 2:00-5:00 featuring wine and beer from Jeff’s Spirits on Main Street in West Bend
• Dive into a DIY art project
• Enter our raffle contest to win great prizes
• Enjoy live music and food trucks

Take advantage of 10% off in the MOWA Shop.

Location: Museum of Wisconsin Art, 205 Veterans Ave, West Bend, WI

Posted By: Museum of Wisconsin Art


Racine Monument Square Art Fair

May 30th, 2015  10 am- 5 pm Saturday and Sunday 10 am - 4pm

One of Wisconsin's oldest and most respected juried fine art fairs will present 85 artists from around the mid-west exhibiting works in a variety of media. Jean's Clay Studio of Milwaukee will be one of the exhibiting Artists. Live music and activities for kids throughout the day. Located across the street from the Racine Art Museum, one of the countries top museums of Fine Craft.

Location: Monument Square in downtown Racine, Wisconsin

Posted By: Jean's Clay Studio


Free Restring Your Guitar Day at Cascio Interstate

May 30th, 2015  10am - 4pm

Cascio Interstate Music SuperStore, 13819 W. National Ave. in New Berlin, will present a free "Restring Your Guitar Day" on Saturday, May 30 from 10am - 4pm. Replacing old, worn out strings on your guitar will make it easier to tune, just like a brand new model!

Sponsored by D'Addario Strings, Cascio's professional staff will restring acoustic and electric guitars, limited to one per family. (Excludes bass, 12-string and nylon string instruments. While supplies last.)

Connect with Cascio on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Cascio.Superstore

Location: Cascio Interstate Music SuperStore, 13819 W. National, New Berlin, WI

Posted By: Cascio Interstate Music


2015 Opening Day - Tosa Farmers Market!

May 30th, 2015  8:00am to 12:00pm

Gather with your favorite farmers, foodies, and friends at the 2015 Opening Day of the Tosa Farmers Market!

Location: 7720 Harwood Avenue Wauwatosa WI 53213

Posted By: Tosa Farmers Market


Baking & Preserving with Honey! w/Linda Conroy

May 31st, 2015  1:00 - 4:00 pm

Learn how to preserve your produce using honey instead of sugar. Learn how to make preserves and baked goods that you will be able to take home to enjoy.
$50 by 5/24 $60 after. For more information or to register: www.wellspringinc.org or (414) 522-6989

Location: Wellspring Ed Ctr & Organic Farm, 4382 Hickory Rd, West Bend

Posted By: Wellspring Farm and Education/Retreat Center


Hypnobirthing for Natural Birth!

June 1st, 2015  6:00-8:30pm

Mothers and birth companions learn techniques for safe and satisfying birthing through guided imagery, visualization and special breathing.  Releases fears and instills trust in your own natural birthing instincts to achieve a calm, natural and joyful birth experience.
Note: Pre-Registration Required ... 262-264-0214, khermann2@yaoo.com, www.hypnosisforchangeweb.com

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209 - Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts Lower Level

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Woman's Full Moon Circle

June 2nd, 2015  6:30-8:00pm

Join our friendly community of Women as we gather to celebrate womanhood, the monthly influence of the Full Moon and how it will assist our awareness in the coming month. Through these monthly meetings we recreate the ancient Circle of Women and nourish ourselves with community fellowship. Note: pre-registration required...262-629-5264, jeanreddemmann.com,
jeanreddemann@yahoo.com

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209 - Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts Lower Level

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Acupressure for Facial Rejuvination/Radiance Class

June 3rd, 2015  6:30-8:30pm

Gain a deeper understanding of the basics of acupressure and meridian therapy through this hands-on workshop. Learn the tools to confidently apply these proven techniques to your face and body for a lasting, noticeable improvement in your appearance and physical/mental/emotional wellbeing. This educational experience will be led by specialists, Hana Holbus, LAc (HANAE Skin Care, LLC) & Demae Paykel, LE (Radiance by Demae, LLC).

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Greensquare Center Lower Level Education Center

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Family Paddles

June 6th, 2015  10:30-12:00pm

FAMILIES! THIS ONE IS FOR YOU!

Join Boards and More and Soul On Yoga for a 90-min Family Paddle Outing! We will be learning the basics of stand-up paddle board and maybe learn a yoga move or two! Bring your little one or a sweetie!

Family Paddles launch from the boat landing on Fowler Lake, Oconomowoc. The address is 124 E Wisconsin, but located on the lake side. It is located just behind city hall and behind the Roots Coffee Bar.

Location: 124 E Wisconsin Ave (Lake side, behind The Roots)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Brown Deer Eat & Greet on The Street

June 6th, 2015  3 PM - 8PM

This free event includes live music and food/beverages for sale from Brown Deer restaurants and pubs, including Poco Loco, Prime Time, Larry’s Market and Kurt Schulz Deli. An artisan marketplace rounds out the family-friendly festivities. Jean's Clay Studio will be one of the participating Artist vendors. A sweet little family friendly festival showcasing the best of Brown Deer.

Location: Brown Deer's Old Village Marketplace, located on Deerwood Drive just south of Brown Deer Road, Brown Deer, Wisconsin

Posted By: Jean's Clay Studio


Introduction to Biodynamics with Mary Ann Ihm of W

June 6th, 2015  1:00 - 3:00 pm

Biodynamics is a spiritual-ethical-ecological approach to agriculture, gardens, food production & nutrition. Biodynamics was developed in early 1920s based on the spiritual insights & practical suggestions of the Austrian writer, educator & social activist Dr. Rudolf Steiner. Preparations made from fermented manure, minerals & herbs are used to help restore and harmonize the vital life forces of the farm & to enhance nutrition, quality, & flavor of the food raised
Learn how to use a Biodynamic approach to growing, including how to use and make different preparations. $35 by 5/30 $40 after

Location: Wellspring Education Center and Organic Farm, 4382 Hickory Rd, West Bend

Posted By: Wellspring Farm and Education/Retreat Center


Seasonal Produce Cooking Series

June 8th, 2015  6:00 - 8:00 pm

Kale, Radishes and Asparagus with Chef Greg Léon
Wellspring offers a series of monthly cooking classes, inspiring students based on veggies that are at their peak during the growing season. In each class, a chef leads demos and tastings, while providing healthy cooking tips. Wine served to accompany each tasting and recipe handouts for students to take home.
$185 for the entire 7 class series, $30 by 6/1, $35 after. For more information or to register: www.wellspringinc.org or (414) 522-6989

Location: Wellspring Education Center and Organic Farm, 4382 Hickory Rd, West Bend

Posted By: Wellspring Farm and Education/Retreat Center


June Mixer

June 9th, 2015  4:30-7:00 P.M.

Join us for local networking at Elite Sports Club in Brookfield. We'll enjoy a poolside event, savoring our midwest summer; complimentary appetizers will be offered, along with a cash bar. All Local First members are welcome, and we invite any local, independent business owners in the area to join us and check out Local First.

Location: Elite Sports Club - Brookfield 13825 W. Burleigh Rd. Brookfield, WI 53005

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


*FREE Event* Ralph Bronner’s Celebration Party

June 14th, 2015  2:00 - 5:00 pm

A celebration for the late friend of Wellspring, Ralph Bronner, of Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soap Company. As a fitting way celebrate, the event will feature a soap –foam blaster, showering willing partygoers with Bronner’ famous organic and fair-trade soap. Free to attend. For more information: www.wellspringinc.org or (414) 522-6989

Location: Wellspring Education Center and Organic Farm, 4382 Hickry Rd, West Bend

Posted By: Wellspring Farm and Education/Retreat Center


Summer Camp for Little Yogis

June 16th, 2015  1:00-4:00pm

CALLING ALL LITTLE YOGI'S AGES 5-12!

Why yoga camp!? Because it's FUN! Little Yogi's get to be active, get creative, be artsy, and try new things! Little Yogi's learn mindful yoga, journaling and relaxation! Little Yogi's make new friends! Little Yogi's get to learn how to make healthy, easy snacks!

Each week at Summer Camp will be completely different and full of awesome activities, time to relax and play... and of course... yoga!!! Each week will be themed around the art portion of the day.

Location: Yoga4All in Wales (off Hwy 83 and 18)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Sip & SUP

June 16th, 2015  5:30-6:45pm

SUP = stand up paddle board yoga. It's fun and great for your mind, body, and soul. Nothing compares to relaxing, floating, and playing on the water! It may not be salty air or ocean smells, but having the lake waves gently rocking your board is the perfect music to your ears.

That's right, venturing off land and into the water.

... And then venturing back on land to treat yourself to a vino or two from our neighbors, Vino Etcetera!

Location: 124 E Wisconsin Ave (Lake side, behind The Roots)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Preschool and Parent Day: Dads on the Farm

June 16th, 2015  10:00 - 11:30 am

Celebrate how much you love the men in your life with crafts and games. Preschoolers and their caregivers experience a morning on the farm. Get your hands dirty and learn where our food comes from! Preschoolers will meet the chickens, try new veggies and participate in garden based games and activities! Ages 2 - 5 welcome!
$10/child- Adults Free! For more information or to register: www.wellspringinc.org or (414) 522-6989

Location: Wellspring Education Center and Organic Farm, 4382 Hickory Rd, West Bend

Posted By: Wellspring Farm and Education/Retreat Center


Newaukee Night Market

June 17th, 2015  5 PM - 10 PM

A collision of all Milwaukee has to offer. The Night Market is a free, open-air market that offers a wide variety of experiences for people of all backgrounds and ages. The Night Market features a mash up of art and craft vendors, technology installations, food trucks/carts, live art creation, performances, local music and a beer garden that will support local art organizations with a goal to create a free, vibrant, safe and interactive place in downtown Milwaukee for people to experience culture at night. Jean's Clay Studio will be participating on June 17 and August 19, 2015

Location: The market is held on Wisconsin Ave between 2nd and 4th streets in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Posted By: Jean's Clay Studio


Third Thursday Member Networking Event - June

June 18th, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 AM

All Local First members are welcome to join us at the dock of Milwaukee Kayak Company, and are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Milwaukee Kayak Co. 318 S. Water St., Milwaukee WI 53204

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Sweetie's SUP

June 19th, 2015  5:00-6:30pm

SUP yoga for dynamic duos! Bring whoever you think is sweet enough to join you on this fun workshop on water. Class is 90 minutes where we will paddle board around, either do yoga on land or on water (your preference), and then come back and indulge in a little adult beverage on the shores of Fowler Lake. Who said yoga can't be social!? It's the happiest of hours!

Location: 124 E Wisconsin Ave (Lake side, behind The Roots)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


MOZZARELLA CHEESE MAKING CLASS

June 20th, 2015  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Our good friend and skilled home cheese maker, Steve Shapson (thecheesemaker.com) will be joining us again at
Larry's Market to demonstrate how to make Mozzarella in your own home! This is a good beginning level course to learn the craft of home cheese making. During the class, Steve will provide you with the information you will need to make Mozzarella at home, offer you history about this cheese, and share his knowledge about the different types of mozzarella. Included in your class will be samples of different styles of Mozzarella.

Location: Larry's Market 8737 N. Deerwood Dr. 53209

Posted By: Larry's Market


Family Farm Day: School’s Out!

June 20th, 2015  1:00 - 3:00 pm

Come celebrate why we have off during the summer. Enjoy fun farm games and activities for the whole family. Bring the whole family out to experience a morning on an organic farm! Tours, hands-on activities, garden based games, veggie tastings and more! Spots are limited, register early! $15/family. For more information or to register: www.wellspringinc.org or (414) 522-6989

Location: Wellspring Education Center and Organic Farm, 4382 Hickory Rd, West Bend

Posted By: Wellspring Farm and Education/Retreat Center


Summer Camp for Little Yogis

June 23rd, 2015  1:00-4:00pm

CALLING ALL LITTLE YOGI'S AGES 5-12!

Why yoga camp!? Because it's FUN! Little Yogi's get to be active, get creative, be artsy, and try new things! Little Yogi's learn mindful yoga, journaling and relaxation! Little Yogi's make new friends! Little Yogi's get to learn how to make healthy, easy snacks!

Each week at Summer Camp will be completely different and full of awesome activities, time to relax and play... and of course... yoga!!! Each week will be themed around the art portion of the day.

Location: Yoga4All in Wales (off Hwy 83 and 18)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Sip & SUP

June 23rd, 2015  5:30-6:45pm

SUP = stand up paddle board yoga. It's fun and great for your mind, body, and soul. Nothing compares to relaxing, floating, and playing on the water! It may not be salty air or ocean smells, but having the lake waves gently rocking your board is the perfect music to your ears.

That's right, venturing off land and into the water.

... And then venturing back on land to treat yourself to a vino or two from our neighbors, Vino Etcetera!

Location: 124 E Wisconsin Ave (Lake side, behind The Roots)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Good Fats, Bad Fats Wellness Talk

June 24th, 2015  6:30-8:00pm

Good Fats, Bad Fats—
Are Saturated Fats Really Bad? … Learn the truth about fats.  Do they really cause elevation in cholesterol and increase the risk of cardiovascular disease or death?  All saturated fats are not bad. Join us to learn more! 414.446.5389, DrFlip@glvhealth.com, www.glvhealth.com

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209 - Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts Lower Level

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Group Sound Healing with Crystal Bowls

June 24th, 2015  6:30-7:30pm

The singing bowls are powerful effective tools that help to unwind your stress and ignite balance in your life. Increase your inner peace, health and harmony. Release pain, stress and trauma with ease! Note: please bring a blanket and pillow(s) for comfort. Chairs are available.

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Greensquare Center

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Reiki Level 1 Training

June 27th, 2015  9:00am-4:00pm

De-stress your life and learn how to relax with the healing power of Reiki! This complementary therapy technique will help to restore your vitality and bring a greater sense of balance and wellness to your life – mind, body and spirit. In Reiki Level 1, you’ll discover the many health benefits of the Japanese system of Reiki and have plenty of hands-on practice so you can begin using it to improve your life right away. Class fee includes book and Reiki Level 1 Certificate upon completion.

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Rd, Glendale, WI 53209, Greensquare Center Lower Level Studio

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Summer Camp for Little Yogis

June 30th, 2015  1:00-4:00pm

CALLING ALL LITTLE YOGI'S AGES 5-12!

Why yoga camp!? Because it's FUN! Little Yogi's get to be active, get creative, be artsy, and try new things! Little Yogi's learn mindful yoga, journaling and relaxation! Little Yogi's make new friends! Little Yogi's get to learn how to make healthy, easy snacks!

Each week at Summer Camp will be completely different and full of awesome activities, time to relax and play... and of course... yoga!!! Each week will be themed around the art portion of the day.

Location: Yoga4All in Wales (off Hwy 83 and 18)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Sip & SUP

June 30th, 2015  5:30-6:45pm

SUP = stand up paddle board yoga. It's fun and great for your mind, body, and soul. Nothing compares to relaxing, floating, and playing on the water! It may not be salty air or ocean smells, but having the lake waves gently rocking your board is the perfect music to your ears.

That's right, venturing off land and into the water.

... And then venturing back on land to treat yourself to a vino or two from our neighbors, Vino Etcetera!

Location: 124 E Wisconsin Ave (Lake side, behind The Roots)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Women's Full Moon Circle

July 1st, 2015  6:00-8:30pm

Gather to celebrate being women. During a circle Jean will share the monthly influence of the Full Moon and how it will assist our awareness in the coming month. Join us as we recreate the ancient Circle of Women. Following tradition, we do not charge a fee for a circle or ceremony. A donation or “gift from your heart” would be accepted and appreciated.

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209 - Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts Lower Level

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Summer Camp for Little Yogis

July 7th, 2015  1:00-4:00pm

CALLING ALL LITTLE YOGI'S AGES 5-12!

Why yoga camp!? Because it's FUN! Little Yogi's get to be active, get creative, be artsy, and try new things! Little Yogi's learn mindful yoga, journaling and relaxation! Little Yogi's make new friends! Little Yogi's get to learn how to make healthy, easy snacks!

Each week at Summer Camp will be completely different and full of awesome activities, time to relax and play... and of course... yoga!!! Each week will be themed around the art portion of the day.

Location: Yoga4All in Wales (off Hwy 83 and 18)

Posted By: Soul On Yoga


Kirtan with Ragani Music Event

July 10th, 2015  7:00-8:30pm

Quiet the mind, relieve stress and renew your spirit with the ancient practice of kirtan, a call-and-response experience in sacred music.
Note: Feel free to bring cushion for floor seating (some chairs also available), No pre-registration needed–seating is limited, first come first served

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209 Greensquare Center Lower Level Education Center

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Third Thursday Member Networking Event - July

July 16th, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 AM

All Local First members are welcome to join us at this networking event at Fein Brothers, Milwaukee's premier food service equipment and supply dealer. Members are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Fein Brothers - 2007 W. Martin Luther King Dr. Milwaukee

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Reiki for Animals Training

July 18th, 2015  9:00am-Noon

For individuals who have completed a Reiki Level 1 class or higher and would like to learn how this gentle holistic healing practice can help improve your pet’s health and wellbeing. This class will explore why Reiki works so well with animals and how traditional Reiki techniques should be adapted to meet an animal’s needs.

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Greensquare Center Lower Level Education Center

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Group Sound Healing with Crystal Bowls

July 22nd, 2015  6:30-7:30pm

The singing bowls are powerful effective tools that help to unwind your stress and ignite balance in your life. Increase your inner peace, health and harmony. Release pain, stress and trauma with ease! Note: please bring a blanket and pillow(s) for comfort. Chairs are available.

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Greensquare Center Lower Level Education Center

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Women's Full Moon Circle

July 31st, 2015  6:30-8:00pm

Gather to celebrate being women. During a circle Jean will share the monthly influence of the Full Moon and how it will assist our awareness in the coming month. Join us as we recreate the ancient Circle of Women. Following tradition, we do not charge a fee for a circle or ceremony. A donation or “gift from your heart” would be accepted and appreciated.

Location: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Greensquare Center Lower Level Studio

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Wellness For Me Network Meeting-Thurs mornings

May 28th, 2020  7-8am every Thursday

Come down every or any Thursday morning to Stone Creek Coffee at Radio Milwaukee (220 E. Pittsburgh) in the Third Ward to network and share your ideas, passions, business, and dreams with like minded wellness people. No meeting April 17. See evening event here and on FB

Location: Stone Creek Coffee 220 E. Pittsburg 3rd Ward

Posted By: Wellness For Me



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