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February 2 thru APRIL 15 MILWAUKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Tax Counseling for the Elderly. East Library, Mondays, 1 PM. 1910 E. North Ave. Martin Luther King Library, Thursdays, 1 PM. 310 W. Locust. For info call 286-2794. February 5 thru 26 RIVERWEST CO-OP: “Casual Coffee Informational Meetings” about home buying information from Lincoln Neighborhood Redevelopment Corp. 3-6 PM. See page 8 for more information. February 6 thru 26 UWM UNION ART GALLERY: “Visual Mix.” A Juried exhibition of work from the Southeast Chapter of Wisconsin Painters & Sculptors. Regular gallery hours are Mon-Wed & Fri. 11 AM-3 PM, Thurs. 11 AM-7 PM. For info call 229-6310. February19 thru MAR 7 BOULEVARD ENSEMBLE STUDIO THEATRE:”Waiting for Godot.” www.boulevardtheatre.com thru MARCH 14 MILWAUKEE ART MUSEUM: Exhibit:”Defiance Despair Desire: German Expressionist Prints from the Marcia and Granvil Specks Collection.” $8 Adults, $6 Seniors, $4 Students, 12 & under free with adult. THRU APRIL 14 MILWAUKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY/DOWNTOWN: Volunteer Income Tax Assitance: Mondays, 5:30 to 7:30. Call 297-1322. 1 SUNDAY CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ The Riverwest Aces. 8 PM. $2; RootSunday w/ Sheppy’s Jass, Roots. 10 PM. EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS: Weekly Meeting. St. Mary of Czestochowa Church, 700 block of E. Burleigh. Enter on Burleigh. 6 PM. For more info call Jeff at 372-8085. MAC’S RED EYE: Super Bowl Party. Quarters: Mighty DJango Hi-Fi with selecters Eric Blowtorch and Joe the Ambassador. 9:30 PM-1:30 AM. TAMARACK COMMUNITY SCHOOL: Open House. 1-4 PM. For info call Sarah Stokes, 277-0009. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee film premiere of “Carnage.” 7 PM &9:30 PM. $4 students, $5 general. VILLA TERRACE DECORATIVE ARTS MUSEUM: Cafe Sopra Mare featuring pianist Neal Tate. 10 AM-1 PM. $5/$3 Students and Seniors/Free to members and children under 12. 2 MONDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground for ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. LINNEMAN’S: Sigmund Snopek. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Students for Justice meeting. 6 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 1 with Peggy Hong. 9 AM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Ichi the Killer.” Free, public viewing. 7 PM. 3 TUESDAY CIRCLE A: Savage Jook. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Teen Leadership Council: 4:30-5:30 PM. Parent Support Group: Call 263-8383 ext. 126 to register. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 4:30-9 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 1 with Peggy Hong. 6 PM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Burdock Brigade. 9 AM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee film premiere of “Yves Saint Laurnet: His Life and Times.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 4 WEDNESDAY CHARLES ALLIS ART MUSEUM: Exhibition: Musing: Watercolors by Anne Miotke. Opening Reception 5:30-8:30 PM. CIRCLE A: FreeForm w/ Mark E. Lee’s Homegrown Tones. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. LINNEMAN’S: Acoustic Open Stage Featuring Barry Weber. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Introduction to Yoga class with Peggy Hong. 9 AM Wednesdays through Feb. 25. $75. Pre-register at 961-2524. Yoga for Children 8-12 with Peggy Hong. 4 PM. $85. Wednesdays through March 10. Pre-register at 961-2524. SCHWARTZ BOOKSTORE: Barbara Freese Reading. Author of “Coal.” 7 PM. 2559 Downer, 332-1181. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Wednesday walks with Ken. 9:30 AM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Le cercle rouge.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 5 THURSDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. CIRCLE A: Warlock The Jookbot. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Teen Leadership Council: 4:30-5:30 PM. Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. CRIME REDUCTION MEETING: 5:30 PM. 5th District Station. LINNEMAN’S: Repertoire. MAD PLANET: Mod Night. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Support Group. 223-3220. 6:30-8:30 PM. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF THE ARTS: More Music for Piano with Christian Niculescu. 7:30 PM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Le cercle rouge.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. WOODLAND PATTERN: Creative Writing & Comuter Design for Children, Ages 10-12. Thru Mar. 11. 3:45-5:15. $65/$60 for members. 6 FRIDAY CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ Eric Blowtorch. 8 PM. $2. Rockin’ A Friday w/ Chuck Le Fuk. 10 PM. COA: Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30 -6 PM. THE COFFEEHOUSE: An evening of Poetry with Suzanne Rosenblatt, Lisa Samuels, Sue Silvermarie, & David White. $3 and two cans of food will benefit the Food Pantry. 8 PM. HOTCAKES GALLERY: Show opening for Jeremiah Ketner. 5-10 PM. Chicago-based artist with exhibit running Feb 6-Mar 28. Gallery hours: Tues-Fri 11 AM-5 PM, Sat 11 AM-4 PM, Sun 12 PM-4 PM. For info call 961-7714. LINNEMAN’S: Ash Can School with Victor DeLorenzo. MAD PLANET: Retro Night. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 5-10 PM. SCHWARTZ BOOKSTORE: Max Berry Reading. Author of “Jennifer Government.” 8 PM. 2559 Downer, 332-1181. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF THE ARTS: Convocation: Christian Niculescu. NOON. UWM Union Art GALLERY: Opening reception for “Visual Mix,” featuring live classical music by Mann and Amy Miller. Free. 6-9 PM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Safe Conduct.” 7 PM. Free. WOODLAND PATTERNS: Pre-Teen Poetry ‘Zine Workshop for Children, Ages 9-12. Thru Mar. 12. 4:00-5:15 PM. $50/$45members. 7 SATURDAY BREMEN CAFE: David Fox & Will Branch. 9PM. $5. CENTRAL LIBRARY: Between the Lions Club for children, 3-6. 10:30-11:15 AM. 814 W. Wisconsin Ave. CIRCLE A: Psychedelic Psaturday w/ Krautzeit. THE COFFEEHOUSE: Illinois songwriter Pat Gaughan, opening with The Three-Eyed Shmelts. 8 PM. $4. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 8 AM. LAKE PARK SYNAGOGUE: A Tu Bishvat for kids under 8 & Parents. Second in three part series of Sat. Night Havdallah parties. For info call 962-5508. LINNEMAN’S: Sam Llamas of the BoDeans. MAD PLANET: The Probers, Nerve Twins, The Cocksmiths. 10 PM. 21+. MILWAUKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Anansi & Friends Storytelling. 2 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 5-9:30 PM. TWISTED FORK: Speed Dating for Nature Lovers. 21 & over. See page 11 for details. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Science Saturday. Drop in. Free. Burdock Brigade. 9 AM. Animal Feeding. 1 PM. Free. Free Winter Festival. 12-4 PM. See page 11. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee film premiere: “The Last Letter.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general; “Almost Peaceful.”9 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 8 SUNDAY CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8,” w/ Bleed. 8 PM. $2. RootSunday w/ Dollar Bill. 10 PM. EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS: Weekly Meeting. St. Mary of Czestochowa Church, 700 block of E. Burleigh. Enter on Burleigh. 6 PM. For more info call Jeff at 372-8085. QUARTERS: Mighty DJango Hi-Fi with selecters Eric Blowtorch and Joe the Ambassador. 9:30 PM-1:30 AM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “The Last Letter.” 9 PM. $4 students, $5 general; “Almost Peaceful.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 9 MONDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. LINNEMAN’S: Melanie Jane. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Disarmament Committee Meeting. Peace Action Center, 7 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 1 with Peggy Hong. 9 AM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Polyester.” 7 PM. Free. 10 TUESDAY RIVERWEST NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION: Monthly Meeting. YMCA CDC Office. 7 PM. BREMEN CAFE: Women Take Back the Mic. Open Mic. 8 PM. CIRCLE A: Jook Savagery. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Teen Leadership Council: 4:30-5:30 PM. Parent Support Group: Call 263-8383 ext. 126 to register. MILWAUKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY CENTENNIAL HALL: Gary Paulsen Presentation. Author of “Brian’s Hunt.” 7 PM. 733 N. Eighth St. 286-3784. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Veterans for Peace Meeting. 6:30 PM. Cuba Coalition meeting. 7 PM. Central United Methodist Church, 639 N. 25th. Call 273-1040, ext. 12. Disarmament Committee Meeting. Peace Action Center. 7 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 4:30-9 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 1 with Peggy Hong. 6 PM. SCHWARTZ BOOKSTORE: William Gibson Reading. Author of “Pattern Recognition.” 7 PM. 2559 Downer, 332-1181. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Burdock Brigade. 9 AM. UWM Union: Spring “Distinguished Lecture Series,” with a lecture entitled “The Will to Change; Men & Women Together,” by bell hooks. UWM Union Ballroom, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Advance tickets available at 229-4201. Prices: $8 for UWM students, $12 faculty, staff, and alumni, $15 general public. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee film premiere: “Girlhood.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 11 WEDNESDAY CHARLES ALLIS ART MUSEUM: Classic Movies in a Classic Mansion. “Romeo & Juliet.” 7:30 PM $5 Adults/$3 Students and Seniors/Members free. CIRCLE A: FreeForm w/ Magnum DJ & Hi-Ball. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. KILBOURN PARK PLANNING MEETING: See page 10 for details. LINNEMAN’S: Acoustic Open Stage. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Introduction to Yoga class with Peggy Hong. 9 AM Wednesdays through Feb. 25. $75. Pre-register at 961-2524. Yoga for Children 8-12 with Peggy Hong. 4 PM. $85. Wednesdays through March 10. Pre-register at 961-2524. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Wednesday walks with Ken. 9:30 AM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Quai des orfevres.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 12 THURSDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. CIRCLE A: “Roll-Yer-Own” Classic LP Spin. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. LINNEMAN’S: Stealin’ Sirings MAD PLANET: Mod Night. MILWAUKEE ART MUSEUM: Panel Discussion, “Visual Arts Responding to War.” $8 Adults, $6 Seniors, $4 Students, 12 & under free with adult. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Support Group. 223-3220. 6:30-8:30 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 2 with Peggy Hong. 8:45 AM. Level 1 with Annie Melchior. 6 PM. SCHWARTZ BOOKSTORE: Shannon Olson Reading. Author of “Children of God Go Bowling.” 7 PM. 2559 Downer, 332-1181. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Early morning bird walks. 8 AM. Free. Riverside Camera Club. 7 PM. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF ARTS: UWM Winterdances. 7:30 PM. $16 General. $9 Students & Seniors. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Quai des orfevres.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 13 FRIDAY BREMEN CAFE: Al Kammen with Loose Gravel. 9PM. CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ Riverwest Accordian Club. 8 PM. $2. Rockin’ A Friday w/ Schlmiel & Schlmazel. 10PM. COA: Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. THE COFFEEHOUSE: Acoustic/Spoken Word Open Stage. 8 PM. $2.50. LINNEMAN’S: Elatia. MAD PLANET: Retro Night. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 5-10 PM. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF ARTS: UWM Winterdances. 7:30 PM. $16 General. $9 Students & Seniors. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee Film premiere: “Borders.” 7PM. $4 student, $5 general. 14 SATURDAY CENTRAL LIBRARY: Between the Lions Club for children 3-6. 10:30-11:15 AM. 814 W. Wisconsin Ave. CHARLES ALLIS ART MUSEUM: Lecture and Slide Presentation. Cupid’s Arrow:The History of Antique Valentine’s. 2-4 PM. CIRCLE A: Psychedelic Psaturday w/ Shock and Awe! THE COFFEEHOUSE: Benefit Concert for the Great Lakes Earth Insitution with Howard Hinterthuer & Friends. 8 PM. $4. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 8 AM. LINNEMAN’S: Royce Hall & Keedy. MAD PLANET: Temper Temper, The Mistreaters, Call Me Lightning. 5 PM. All ages. Ella Music Group, The Static Model, Scarlett, The Final. 10 PM. 21 & Over. MILWAUKEE AUDUBON SOCIETY: Natural Landscaping Conference. UWM Union. See page 10 for details. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 5-9:30 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Aligned Vinyassa with Annie Melchior. 12 PM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Science Saturday. Drop in. Free. Animal Feeding. 1 PM. Free. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF ARTS: UWM Winterdances. 7:30 PM. $16 General. $9 Students & Seniors. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Quai des orfevres.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general; Premiere of “Inch’Allah Dimanche.” 9PM. Free. 15 SUNDAY CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ Texas Dave and Friends. 8 PM. $2. RootSunday w/ Country Craig. 10 PM. EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS: Weekly Meeting. St. Mary of Czestochowa Church, 700 block of E. Burleigh. Enter on Burleigh. 6 PM. For more info call Jeff at 372-8085. QUARTERS: Mighty DJango Hi-Fi with selecters Eric Blowtorch and Joe the Ambassador. 9:30 PM-1:30 AM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Story Time in the Park. 2 PM. $5 per child/$3 members. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF ARTS: UWM Winterdances. 3 PM. $16 General. $9 Students & Seniors. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee film premiere: “Inch’Allah Dimanche.” 7 PM.Free. 16 MONDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. THE COFFEEHOUSE: All Welcome to monthly Board Meeting. 7 PM. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. LINNEMAN’S: Sigmund Snopek. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 1 with Peggy Hong. 9 AM. SIERRA CLUB: Great Waters Group presents Judge Charles Schudson to discuss everything from birding to hiking in Israel. 7 PM. Mayfair Mall Community Room. For more info call 297-9846. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Desperate Living.” 7 PM. Free. 17 TUESDAY WISCONSIN PRIMARY: Don’t forget to vote for the Presidential & Local Primaries. CIRCLE A: Savage Jookery. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Family Lunch Bunch: 11:30-1:30 PM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Teen Leadership Council: 4:30-5:30 PM. Parent Support Group: Call 263-8383 ext. 126 to register. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Dr. Helen Caldicott speaks at UW-Milwaukee student union. 7:30 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 4:30-9 PM. rIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 1 with Peggy Hong. 6 PM. SCHWARTZ BOOKSTORE: Robert O. Self, Author of “American Babylon: Race and the Struggle for Postwar Okland.” Dent Redding, Author of “Making Race, Making Power: North Carolina’s Road to Disfranchisement.” 7 PM Talk. 2559 Downer, 332-1181. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Burdock Brigade. 9 AM. “Get to Know Your Food: An Introduction to Community Supported Agriculture.” 7 PM. see page 11 for details. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Mr. Freedom.” Opening pep-rally with The Paragraphs. 7 PM. Free. 18 WEDNESDAY CIRCLE A: Free Form with Bacon Manager. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. HARRY W. SCHWARTZ BOOKSHOP: Po Bronson, author of “What Should I Do With My Life.” 7 PM. LINNEMAN’S: Acoustic Open Stage featuring Shaun Milella. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Middle East Committee meeting. Seeking New Members. Peace Action Center, 7 PM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Wednesday walks with Ken. 9:30 AM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee film premiere: “Muhammad Ali, The Greatest.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 19 THURSDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. CIRCLE A: psychedelic Warlock. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. LINNEMAN’S: Updog. MAD PLANET: Mod. Night. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Columbia Committee Meeting. Speaker Connor Williams. “Treatment, Not Prison.” 7:15 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Support Group. 223-3220. 6:30-8:30 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 2 with Peggy Hong. 8:45 AM. Level 1 with Annie Melchior. 6 PM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Early morning bird walks. 8 AM. Free. Riverside Camera Club. 7-9 PM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Milwaukee film premiere: “Muhammad Ali, The Greatest.” 7 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 20 FRIDAY CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ Aluminum Knot Eye. 8 PM. $2. Rockin’ A Friday w/ Let’s Rock With Johnny Z. 10 PM. COA: Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. THE COFFEEHOUSE: John Stano, opening with Rich Morgan. 8 PM. $4. LINNEMAN’S: Orin Project. MAD PLANET: Retro Night. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 5-10 PM. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF THE ARTS: Convocation: Carl Storniolo and William Helmers. NOON. 21 SATURDAY ANODYNE COFFEE: Open Mic. 7-10 PM. CIRCLE A: Psychedelic Psaturday w/ Headset’s Psycho Lounge. THE COFFEEHOUSE: Finals of the annual Mid-Winter Talent Contest. 8 PM. $2.50. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 8 AM. LINNEMAN’S: Little Jimmy & The Blackbirds. MAD PLANET: Carolina. 10 PM. 21+. ONOPA BREW PUB: Vital Source’s 2nd Birthday Party. 8 PM. $6. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 5-9:30 PM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 1 with Peggy Hong. 8:30-10 AM. Aligned Vinyassa with Annie Melchior. 12-1:30 PM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Science Saturday Drop in. Free. Burdock Brigade: 9 AM. Volunteer Orientation: 10 AM. Animal Feeding: 1 PM. Free. VOSS BOOKS: Evening of readings by John Tyson, Stacy Szymaszek, & Rob Baumann. See page 25 for details. 22 SUNDAY ADOPTION BENEFIT: The Ardor Pub & Grill, 607 N. Broadway. 1-6 PM. Auction and silent auction. $10 donation includes food, tap beer, and soda. Open jam with members of Black N White, and other area band members. CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ Rachel Raven Lily Sophia. 8 PM. $2. RootSunday w/ Cousin Carl. 10 PM. EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS: Weekly Meeting. St. Mary of Czestochowa Church, 700 block of E. Burleigh. Enter on Burleigh. 6 PM. For more info call Jeff at 372-8085. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Videos for Peace. “Unprecedented: The 2000 Presidential Election.” Discussion Following. 7 PM. QUARTERS: Mighty DJango Hi-Fi with selecters Eric Blowtorch and Joe the Ambassador. 9:30 PM-1:30 AM. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Free yoga class with Peggy Hong. 3:30 PM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Sunday Walk for Families. 2 PM. Adults $5/$3 members, Children $4/$2 members, max. $15 per family. UWM PECK SCHOOL OF ARTS: Fine Arts Quartet: Haydn: Quartet in D Major, Op.64, No. 5, Jacek: Quartet No. 1(1923) “Kreutzer Sonata.” Grieg: Quartet in G Minor, Op. 27. Call 229-4308 or stop by the box office for tickets (Tues-Fri 10AM-5PM & one hour prior to performance). $16 general, $9 students & seniors. VILLA TERRACE DECORATIVE ARTS MUSEUM: Opening reception for Dedi Knox’s “Reflections of Italy” watercolor series. 1-4 PM. Gallery talk 2 PM. 23 MONDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. LINNEMAN’S: Amy Rohan. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Female Trouble.” 7 PM. Free. 24 TUESDAY county executive candidate forum: Sponsored by RNA and several East Side neighborhood associations. UWM Union Fireside Lounge. 7-9 PM.CIRCLE A: Mardi Gras Jook. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Family Lunch Bunch: 11:30-1:30 PM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. Teen Leadership Council: 4:30-5:30 PM. Parent Support Group: Call 263-8383 ext. 126 to register. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Blacks for Peace Meeting. Peace Action Center. 7 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 4:30 -9 PM. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “La Commune Paris 1871” part I. 7 PM. Free. 25 WEDNESDAY CHARLES ALLIS ART MUSEUM: Classic Movies in a Classic Mansion. “Random Harvest.” 7:30 PM $5 Adults/$3 Students and Seniors/Members free. CIRCLE A: FreeForm w/ Flavor Dav. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. LINNEMAN’S: Acoustic Open Stage. PEACE ACTION WISCONSIN: Peace Action Steering Meeting. Peace Action Center. 7 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Young Men’s Group. 223-3220. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film : “La Commune Paris 1871.” part II. 7 PM. Free. 26 THURSDAY BREMEN CAFE: Open Mic. 8 PM. CIRCLE A: Baseck and Red Shift. COA: Adult Basic Education/GED: Call Wendy Green at 263-8383, ext. 105 to enroll. 8:30-2 PM. Free. Family Drop-In Time: 9:30-11:30 AM. Computer Lab: 10:30-11:30 AM. Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM, Basic Computer Skills for Adults: Call Tom Jacobs at 263-8383, ext. 139 to enroll. 6:30-8:30 PM. Free. LINNEMAN’S: Edgar Allen Cash. MAD PLANET: Mod. Night. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Support Group. 223-3220. RIVERWEST YOGASHALA: Level 2 with Peggy Hong. 8:45 AM. Level 1 with Annie Melchior. 6 PM. SCHWARTZ BOOKSTORE: Mark Katz, Author of “Clinton & Me.” 7 PM Talk. 2559 Downer, 332-1181. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “Chroncicle of a Summer.” 7 PM. Free. 27 FRIDAY BREMEN CAFE: Ben Weaver with Cory Hart & Keith Bairele. 9 PM. $5. CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ VERA DIERDRE. 8 PM. $2. Rockin’ A Friday w/ Kill-A-Watts Family DJs. 10 PM. COA: Creative Playground: For ages 7-10. 2:30-6 PM. THE COFFEEHOUSE: Acoustic concert with Koala. 8 PM. $4. LINNEMAN’S: Andrew Gilles & The Mob. THE GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: A Public Talk with Zen Master Dae Kwang. 7:30 PM. Call 372-3736. MAD PLANET: Retro Night. OUTCARE: Planned Parenthood Health Center in the LGBT Community Center. 277-9370. 1:30-9:30 PM. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 5-10 PM. 223-3220. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “A Woman is a Woman.” 7 PM &9 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 28 SATURDAY ANODYNE COFFEE: Open Mic Night. 7-10 PM. BREMEN CAFE: Angie Said Red. 9 PM. $5. CIRCLE A: Psychedelic Psaturday with Lemonie Fresh. THE COFFEEHOUSE: Craig Siemsen, opening with Jerry Ristow-Danks. 8 PM. $4. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 8 AM. LINNEMAN’S: Never Static. MAD PLANET: Shoot Band Dead, This Holiday Season, Truth In Fiction. 5 PM. All ages. Holy Mary Motorclub (CD Release), The Danglers. 10 PM. 21+. PROJECT Q: LGBT Community Center. Drop-in center. 223-3220. 5-9:30 PM. TAMARACK COMMUNITY SCHOOL:Mid-Winter Party featuring One Drum. 7-11 PM. For info call, 277-0009. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER: Science Saturday. Drop in. Free. UWM UNION THEATRE: Film: “A Woman is a Woman.” 7 PM & 9 PM. $4 students, $5 general. 29 SUNDAY CIRCLE A: “Alive at 8” w/ Chip Cruz and Friends. 8 PM. $2. RootSunday w/ Trail Boss Tim Cook. 10 PM. COA: Oscar Night Gala. Tickets are $150, or $1200 for a table of eight. All proceeds benefit COA. EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS: Weekly Meeting. St. Mary of Czestochowa Church, 700 block of E. Burleigh. Enter on Burleigh. 6 PM. For more info call Jeff at 372-8085. GREAT LAKE ZEN CENTER: Regular Practice. 7:30 PM. MAD PLANET: The Unseen, The Virus, Invalid, Living Dread. 5 PM, All ages. QUARTERS: Mighty DJango Hi-Fi with selecters Eric Blowtorch and Joe the Ambassador. 9:30 PM-1:30 AM.