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Calendary August 2010

August 1 – 2010  SUNDAY

AFRICAN WORLD FESTIVAL, Henry Maier Festival Park (Summerfest). NOON-MIDNIGHT $10/adv, children under 6 free

ART BAR 722 E Burleigh Open Canvas Artist Elizabeth Albeck. 6PM

BLACK CATHOLIC SACRED LITURGY, Potawatomi Stage at African World Festival. 9:30AM free admission

RIVERWEST GARDENERS MARKET Garden Park, Locust & Bremen, Sigmund Snopek. 10AM-4PM

RIVERWEST YOGASHALA 731 E Locust Free class. 1-2:30PM

 

2 MONDAY

2011 BUDGET HEARING Zeidler Munnicpal Building, 841 N Broadway, Room 102, Public Hearing w/ Mayor Barrett, Ald Murphy & Budget Staff. 5:30-7PM

JOB SEEKERS PRAYER GROUP Holy Rosary Church, 2011 N Oakland Ave. Prayer, friendship, and support for job seekers. 6:30PM

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Poet’s Monday – 7:30PM / Kate Ninneman 9PM. 9PM $5

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, Summer Starfest, 6:30PM and 7:30PM. $2

 

3 TUESDAY

CABARET IN THE WARD w/ Skylight Opera Theatre, Catalano Square in the Third Ward. 6:30-8PM free

GAENSLEN SCHOOL FOOD PANTRY 1250 E Burleigh, 4:30-6:30PM

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Open House w/ Meditation Practice & Dharma Talk. 7-9PM Free

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Acoustic Music & Spoken Word Open Mic, all ages, smoke free. Doors open 7:30PM $2

SKYLINE MUSIC Kilbourn/Kadish Park, Midnight Groove. 5:30PM Free

UPTOWNER 1032 E Center Hip-Hop Tuesday 10PM

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER 1500 E Park Place Victory Garden Initiative: Eat and Meet. 6:30PM

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER 1500 E Park Place Tuesday Evening Bike Ride on the Oak Leaf Trail (15 miles). 5:30-7PM $10/non-members

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, Summer Starfest, 6:30PM and 7:30PM. $2

 

4 WEDNESDAY

ALTERRA 2999 N Humboldt Blvd, Outdoor concert w/ Ali & The Dark Eyed Virgins. 7PM free

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Acoustic Open Stage: Travis Caudle. 9PM Sign-up/9:30 Start. No Cover

MAD PLANET 533 E Center St Phosphorescent, J. Tillman (Seattle), Mark Waldoch (MKE). 10PM $12/adv, $14/door.

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Grassroots Wed Open Mic & Artist Showcase. Doors open 8PM $5 cover, $3 w/ Student ID

MSOE, Student Life & Campus Center, 1025 N. Broadway Open House for Working Professionals. 4:30-6:30PM

RIVER RHYTHMS Pere Marquette Park, On Old World Third St between State & Kilbourn, 6:30-9PM free

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER Paddle to River Rhythms. Meet at Rowing Club Boathouse (1990 N. Commerce St.). Call 964-8505 to register. 5:30-9:30PM $30 adults, $20 children

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, Summer Starfest, 6:30PM and 7:30PM. $2

 

5 THURSDAY

5th DISTRICT CRIME PREVENTION MEETING 2920 N 4th St. All residents invited. 5:30PM

ALTERRA AT THE LAKE 1701 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Florentine at the Lake 7PM free

RIVERWEST INVESTMENT CO-OP (RIC) BOARD MEETING & BBQ 2336 N 1st St, backyard. 6PM

WATER POLICY GROUP MEETING Milwaukee Environmental Consortium 1845 N Farwell 6PM

 

6 FRIDAY

ALL PEOPLE’S CHURCH 2600 N 2nd St. Urban Root Children’s Defense Fund Freedom Schools Finale. 6PM

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Dressdown (Madison), On The Porch 8PM / DJs Barricks & Leplae 10PM

CLUB TIMBUKTU 520 E Center Reggae 101

G DADDY’S BBC 2022 E North Ave. The Last Rhino

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Favorite Shape Triangle w/ Looming Larger, No One Calls You Wolf, & Shianna Fairbanks. 9:30PM $6

MAD PLANET 533 E Center St Retro Dance Party w/ DJs Alterboy & T$. 9PM

SUMMER OF PEACE North Division High School, 1011 W Center St, All City Youth Ralley w/ Positive Activities, Music & Food. See ad on Page 2. 11AM-3PM

WHIRLWIND BIKE RIDE Meet behind Cory the Bike Fixer’s; end at Von Trier. 5:30PM

 

7 SATURDAY

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Dr. Chow’s Love Medicine 8PM / DJ Dietrich 10PM

EAST SIDE GREEN MARKET Beans & Barley Parking Lot, 1901 E North Ave, w/ Tony Memmel. 10AM-2PM

G DADDY’S BBC 2022 E North Ave. Corruptable, Cannibal Run

LANTERNS FOR PEACE Friends Meeting House, 3224 N Gordon Pl, 2:00 Workshops, Children’s Program 5:00 Peace Cafe, Lantern Making, Music, Speakers 8:30 Floating of Lanterns

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Café Shambhala – Saturday Morning Open House. 9-11:30AM Free

RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53212 & 53211 zip codes. 9-11AM

ROCKERBOX Center St, Bremen to Fratney, Motorcylce Show, Swap Meet, Music & Food. NOON-7PM

 

8 SUNDAY

ART BAR 722 E Burleigh Open Canvas Artist Jill Engel. 6PM

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Xxcelr8rs 8PM / DJ Lars 10PM

RIVERWEST GARDENERS MARKET Garden Park, Locust & Bremen, Squeezettes. 10AM-4PM, Tour $3

RIVERWEST YOGASHALA 731 E Locust Pay-What-You-Can Sunday. 1-2:30PM

 

9 MONDAY

JOB SEEKERS PRAYER GROUP Holy Rosary Church, 2011 N Oakland Ave. Prayer, friendship, and support for job seekers. 6:30PM

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Poet’s Monday – 7:30PM / Amelia 9PM. 9PM $5

 

10 TUESDAY

CABARET IN THE WARD w/ Skylight Opera Theatre, Catalano Square in the Third Ward. 6:30-8PM free

GAENSLEN SCHOOL FOOD PANTRY 1250 E Burleigh, 4:30-6:30PM

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Open House w/ Meditation Practice & Dharma Talk. 7-9PM Free

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Acoustic Music & Spoken Word Open Mic, all ages, smoke free. Doors open 7:30PM $2

MOBILE FOOD SHARE COA Youth & Familwy Center, 909 E Garfield Ave Market with low cost food & free samples. 4:30-5:30PM

OUTPOST NATURAL FOODS 2826 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Intro to Renewable Energy (solar electric, hot water & wind systems) 6-7:30PM FREE

RIVERWEST ELDERS Linneman’s, 1001 E Locust, Potluck Meeting. 11:30AM

RNA MONTHLY MEETING St Mary’s Colonial Hall, 3063 N Fratney, Open to all Riverwest residents. 7PM

SKYLINE MUSIC Kilbourn/Kadish Park, Paul Cebar & Tomorrow Sound. 5:30PM Free

UPTOWNER 1032 E Center Hip-Hop Tuesday 10PM

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER Kayaking 101. Meet at Rowing Club Boathouse (1990 N. Commerce St.) Call 964.8505 to register. 5:30-8:30PM $20 adults, $15 children

11 WEDNESDAY

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Acoustic Open Stage: Matthew Emmitt Reiland. 9PM Sign-up/9:30 Start. No Cover

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Grassroots Wed Open Mic & Artist Showcase. Doors open 8PM $5 cover, $3 w/ Student ID

RIVER RHYTHMS Pere Marquette Park, On Old World Third St between State & Kilbourn, 6:30-9PM free

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER Paddle to River Rhythms. Meet at Rowing Club Boathouse (1990 N. Commerce St.). Call 964-8505 to register. 5:30-9:30PM $30 adults, $20 children

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, ASTROBREAK: Meteor Shower. 12:15-12:45 free

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, Stargazing (weather permitting) 10-11PM free

WATER STRATEGIES GROUP MEETING Independence First 540 N 1st St 6PM

 

12 THURSDAY

ALL-CITY PEOPLE’S PARADE: CHAMPIONS OF THE ARTS CELEBRATION Turner Hall, 1034 N 4th St. Benefit for Milw Public Theatre. 5-8PM $35

ALTERRA AT THE LAKE 1701 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Música del Lago w/ Carmen Lamarque. 7PM free

COMMUNITY LIVING OPTIONS GROUP-MILW (CoLOG) Pink House Studio, 601 E Wright, Monthly Potluck & Meeting. 6-8PM

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust The Nick Jaina Band. 9:30PM $5

 

13 FRIDAY

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Billy Dreamer, Cackle 8PM / DJ Andy Junk 10PM

CLUB TIMBUKTU 520 E Center Reggae 101

HOT WATER PRODUCTS 7254 N Teutonia Solar Hot Water Workshop, 9AM-5PM $110

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Rock & Roller Remote Controller EP.#3 w Jaill, Head On Electric, & Bored Games. 9PM $5

MAD PLANET 533 E Center St Retro Dance Party w/ DJs Alterboy & T$. 9PM

WHIRLWIND BIKE RIDE Meet behind Cory the Bike Fixer’s; end at Von Trier. 5:30PM

 

14 SATURDAY

ALL PEOPLE’S BLOCK PARTY 2nd St, Clarke to Center, Games, Music by Urban Soul, Food & more! See ad on back page. 11AM-2PM

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Amphibious, Geoff Slater 8PM / DJ Mildew-Jays 10PM

EAST SIDE GREEN MARKET Beans & Barley Parking Lot, 1901 E North Ave, w/ Sing Leslie. 10AM-2PM

GREEN BAY PIRATE FESTIVAL, City Center Marina. 10AM-10PM

HANK AARON 5K RUN / WALK Miller Park. See ad on back page. 7AM-register

HAVENWOODS ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER 6141 N Hopkins St. Intro to Wind Systems, 8AM-4PM $110

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Tony Brown. 9PM $7

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Café Shambhala – Saturday Morning Open House. 9-11:30AM Free

RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53212 & 53211 zip codes. 9-11AM

WYNDHAM MILWAUKEE 4747 S Howell Ave, Great Lakes – Great Cats Show, 9AM-5PM $3-$6

 

15 SUNDAY

ART BAR 722 E Burleigh Open Canvas Artist Maurice Marshall. 6PM

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Spitzer Space Telescope 8PM / DJ Publique 10PM

RIVERWEST GARDENERS MARKET Garden Park, Locust & Bremen, Mud River Lee; mNSC Free Market. 10AM-4PM

RIVERWEST YOGASHALA 731 E Locust Pay-What-You-Can Sunday. 1-2:30PM

WYNDHAM MILWAUKEE 4747 S Howell Ave, Great Lakes – Great Cats Show, 9AM-5PM $3-$6

 

16 MONDAY

COMEDY SPORTZ 420 S 1st St. Visual Affects, hosted by Southeastern WI Arts Guild. 5:30-8:30PM $20/adv, $25/door

JOB SEEKERS PRAYER GROUP Holy Rosary Church, 2011 N Oakland Ave. Prayer, friendship, and support for job seekers. 6:30PM

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Poet’s Monday – 7:30PM / Rhea 9PM. No Cover

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, Stargazing (weather permitting) 10-11PM free

 

17 TUESDAY

CABARET IN THE WARD w/ Skylight Opera Theatre, Catalano Square in the Third Ward. 6:30-8PM free

CENTRAL RIVERWEST BLOCK WATCH Colonial Hall, 3063 N Fratney, Potluck & meeting open to all Riverwest residents. 6:30PM

GAENSLEN SCHOOL FOOD PANTRY 1250 E Burleigh, 4:30-6:30PM

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Open House w/ Meditation Practice & Dharma Talk. 7-9PM Free

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Acoustic Music & Spoken Word Open Mic, all ages, smoke free. Doors open 7:30PM $2

UPTOWNER 1032 E Center Hip-Hop Tuesday 10PM

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER 1500 E Park Place Tuesday Evening Bike Ride on the Oak Leaf Trail (15 miles). 5:30-7PM $10/non-members

18 WEDNESDAY

ALTERRA 2999 N Humboldt Blvd, Outdoor concert w/ Jali Kunda. 7PM free

BOSWELL BOOKS 2559 N. Downer Ave Pat Dillon & Lynne Diebel, Green Guide to Southern Wisconsin (co-sponsored by Urban Ecology Center). 7PM

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Acoustic Open Stage: Elisabeth Albeck. 9PM Sign-up/9:30 Start. No Cover

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Grassroots Wed Open Mic & Artist Showcase. Doors open 8PM $5 cover, $3 w/ Student ID

PEOPLE’S BOOKS CO-OP 2122 E Locust Movie Night – Examined Life. 7:30PM

RIVER RHYTHMS Pere Marquette Park, On Old World Third St between State & Kilbourn, 6:30-9PM free

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER Paddle to River Rhythms. Meet at Rowing Club Boathouse (1990 N. Commerce St.). Call 964-8505 to register. 5:30-9:30PM $30 adults, $20 children

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, ASTROBREAK: Extreme Telescopes. 12:15-12:45 free

UWM PLANETARIUM 1900 E Kenwood, Physics Building, Stargazing (weather permitting). 10-11PM free

 

19 THURSDAY

ALTERRA AT THE LAKE 1701 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Florentine at the Lake 7PM free

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Pamela Means. 9:30PM $5

 

20 FRIDAY

ART BAR 722 E Burleigh Art Show Opening: JBird Sterling. 9PM

BRADFORD BEACH JAM Sports, music, food & fun on the beach!

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers The Pills 8PM / DJs Flossie Good & Swampy Vee 10PM

CLUB TIMBUKTU 520 E Center Reggae 101

GARVEYFEST WI BLACK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 2620 W Center St. Art Exhibit, Film and discussion on healing. 6-8PM free

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Conrad Plymouth. 9:30PM $5

MAD PLANET 533 E Center St Retro Dance Party w/ DJs Alterboy & T$. 9PM

MILW WINE FESTIVAL Milwaukee Art Museum, 4-10PM $25/adv, $35/door

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Dharma Movie Night – The Saltmen of Tibet. 8-10PM Free

RIVERWORKS GOLF OUTING Mequon Country Club, Benefit for Riverworks; call 414.906.9650 to register. 8AM

WHIRLWIND BIKE RIDE Meet behind Cory the Bike Fixer’s; end at Von Trier. 5:30PM

 

21 SATURDAY

BRADFORD BEACH JAM Sports, music, food & fun on the beach!

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers The Danglers 8PM / DJ The Brains 10PM

EAST SIDE GREEN MARKET Beans & Barley Parking Lot, 1901 E North Ave, w/ Halo of Dionysus. 10AM-2PM

GARVEYFEST WI BLACK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 2620 W Center St. Parade, African Marketplace, Cultural Showcase, Music & more. NOON-6PM free

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust BSG. 9:30PM $5

MAD PLANET 533 E Center St King Hell Bastard. 9PM

MILW WINE FESTIVAL Milwaukee Art Museum, 3-9PM

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Café Shambhala – Saturday Morning Open House. 9-11:30AM Free

RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53212 & 53211 zip codes. 9-11AM

ROLLER DISCO Red Arrow Park, 1000 N Water St, Roller skating & blading w/ arts, crafts, food, beer & wine, contests & special entertainment. 5-8PM

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER 1500 E Park Place Eat Local Challenge Fair – how to eat locally. 10AM-1PM free

WOODLAND PATTERN 720 E Locust St, Music Marathon & Benefit for Alternating Currents Live. 1-9PM $6-$8

22 SUNDAY

ART BAR 722 E Burleigh Open Canvas Artists Bess & Aaron Beuscher. 6PM

BRADFORD BEACH JAM Sports, music, food & fun on the beach!

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Trio Du Monde 8PM / DJ Sextor 10PM

RIVERWEST GARDENERS MARKET Garden Park, Locust & Bremen, Trio du Monde. 10AM-4PM

RIVERWEST YOGASHALA 731 E Locust Pay-What-You-Can Sunday. 1-2:30PM

WINE TASTING FOR PEACE Muellner Building in Hart Park, 7300 Chestnut St. 4:30PM $30

 

23 MONDAY

JOB SEEKERS PRAYER GROUP Holy Rosary Church, 2011 N Oakland Ave. Prayer, friendship, and support for job seekers. 6:30PM

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Poet’s Monday – 7:30PM – Psich. No music afterwards. No Cover

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER 1500 E Park Place Transition Milwaukee. 6:30-8:30PM

24 TUESDAY

CABARET IN THE WARD w/ Skylight Opera Theatre, Catalano Square in the Third Ward. 6:30-8PM free

GAENSLEN SCHOOL FOOD PANTRY 1250 E Burleigh, 4:30-6:30PM

MAD PLANET 533 E Center St Swingin’ Utters, The Menzingers. 8PM

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Open House w/ Meditation Practice & Dharma Talk. 7-9PM Free

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Acoustic Music & Spoken Word Open Mic, all ages, smoke free. Doors open 7:30PM $2

UPTOWNER 1032 E Center Hip-Hop Tuesday 10PM

 

25 WEDNESDAY

ALTERRA 2999 N Humboldt Blvd, Outdoor concert w/ Florentine Opera. 7PM free

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Acoustic Open Stage: Lucas Ray. 9PM Sign-up/9:30 Start. No Cover

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Grassroots Wed Open Mic & Artist Showcase. Doors open 8PM $5 cover, $3 w/ Student ID

RIVER RHYTHMS Pere Marquette Park, On Old World Third St between State & Kilbourn, 6:30-9PM free

URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER Paddle to River Rhythms. Meet at Rowing Club Boathouse (1990 N. Commerce St.). Call 964-8505 to register. 5:30-9:30PM $30 adults, $20 children

26 THURSDAY

ALTERRA AT THE LAKE 1701 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Música del Lago w/ Naborí. 7PM free

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Freeform. 9:30PM $2

META HOUSE Free lunch & program about “Mothers and Babies: Growing Together” 2626 N Bremen St. NOON-1PM

 

27 FRIDAY

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers The Hullmen, Sam Vicari 8PM / DJ TBA 10PM

CLUB TIMBUKTU 520 E Center Reggae 101

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Less than Popular. 9:30PM $5

MAD PLANET 533 E Center St Retro Dance Party w/ DJs Alterboy & T$. 9PM

WHIRLWIND BIKE RIDE Meet behind Cory the Bike Fixer’s; end at Von Trier. 5:30PM

 

28 SATURDAY

BLOCK RUMMAGE SALE Gordon & Wright St. 10AM-5PM

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers Charlie Faye, Paul Kuhn 8PM / DJ Lemonie Fresh 10PM

EAST SIDE GREEN MARKET Beans & Barley Parking Lot, 1901 E North Ave, w/ MC Oneself & Friends. 10AM-2PM

MILWAUKEE SHAMBHALA CENTER 2344 N Oakland Ave Café Shambhala – Saturday Morning Open House. 9-11:30AM Free

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Home Brewed Arts & Music Festival. 12:30PM $12/adv, $15/door

RIVERWEST FOOD PANTRY 924 E Clarke, For residents of 53212 & 53211 zip codes. 9-11AM

UPTOWNER 1032 E Center Hellbound Glory (from Reno, NV) W/ Joe Huber.

 

29 SUNDAY

ART BAR 722 E Burleigh Open Canvas Artist Ann Powell. 6PM

CIRCLE A 932 E Chambers The Riverwest Aces 8PM / DJ TBA 10PM

RIVERWEST GARDENERS MARKET Garden Park, Locust & Bremen, Honey Fly. 10AM-4PM

RIVERWEST YOGASHALA 731 E Locust Pay-What-You-Can Sunday. 1-2:30PM

 

30 MONDAY

JOB SEEKERS PRAYER GROUP Holy Rosary Church, 2011 N Oakland Ave. Prayer, friendship, and support for job seekers. 6:30PM

LINNEMAN’S 1001 E Locust Poet’s Monday – 7:30PM / Rachel Raven Lily Sophia 9PM. No Cover

 

31 TUESDAY

CABARET IN THE WARD w/ Skylight Opera Theatre, Catalano Square in the Third Ward. 6:30-8PM free

GAENSLEN SCHOOL FOOD PANTRY 1250 E Burleigh, 4:30-6:30PM

MIRAMAR THEATRE 2844 N Oakland Acoustic Music & Spoken Word Open Mic, all ages, smoke free. Doors open 7:30PM $2

UPTOWNER 1032 E Center Hip-Hop Tuesday 10PM