This Weekend in Riverwest

FRIDAY, JANUARY 16 ================== LGBT COMMUNITY CENTER, 315 W. Court St. (& MLK Drive) COMING OUT SHOW with the Miltown Kings (drag, milwaukee style – drag attire optional). Doors open at 7PM. All ages, $6-$10. Presented by Lesbian Alliance Metro Milwaukee. MAC’S RED EYE, 3865 N. Richards (across from Wal-Mart) Mrs. Fun, 9PM. LINNEMAN’S, Locust & Weil The Saps and Old #8, 10PM. (Check out the new paint job in the front room and SURPRISE – the stage is gone!) ONOPA, Center & Fratney Milwaukee Talkees & The Mistreaters. SATURDAY, JANUARY 17 ==================== RIC HOUSE, 2543 N. Holton St., 8AM-3PM The Roof is almost complete! Check out the progress we are making on the house! We have had great turnouts in the last couple of weeks. Come help and receive shares in RIC for your sweat. Contact: Jim Klisch @ , 414-403-0480. Appropriate work wear is required – Work Boots, Safety Glasses. DOSSIER PROJECT, TURNER HALL, 1034 N. 4TH ST. An evening of performance art focusing on the Patriot Act & the Bill of Rights, 7:30PM. Peace Action Wisconsin. MAC’S RED EYE, 3865 N. Richards (across from Wal-Mart) Boney Fingers, 9:30PM. MAD PLANET, Center & Booth Those Royals, 10PM. SUNDAY, JANUARY 18 ================== VILLA TERRACE DECORATIVE ARTS MUSEUM Opening reception for Dedi Knox’s “Reflections of Italy” watercolor series. 1-4PM, Gallery talk at 2PM. URBAN ECOLOGY CENTER, RIVERSIDE PARK Sunday Walk for Families, 2PM. Adults $5/$3 members. Children $4/$2 members. $15 max per family. BREMEN CAFE, Bremen & Clarke Open Mic, 8PM. QUARTERS, Center & Bremen, 9PM-1AM Dear Lovers of Jamaican Music: The MIGHTY DJANGO HI-FI, Milwaukee’s longest-running sound system of Jamaican music, will operate Sundays until further notice at Quarter’s, 900 E. Center St. (@ Bremen), from 9 pm to 1 am. Selecters are Eric Blowtorch and Joe the Ambassador. Admission, as always, is free. Call Quarter’s at 263-4140 if you must. =================== COMING ATTRACTIONS: =================== FRIDAY, JANUARY 23: ================== We have arranged to get two great Matts (musicians) in one night to perform at Bremen cafi on FRIDAY, JANUARY 23rd at 8 pm. Cover will be $5 at the door. Yes, they are none other than Matt Hendricks (the Blues Man) and Matt Johnson, sharing the stage. It is going to be a load of fun. You cant get a better combo than this. Hope you can join us. Mehrdad J Dalamie 901 E Clarke St 414 372 5351 SUNDAY, JANUARY 25: ================== Miramar Theatre presents the IBERIAN SPANISH DANCERS in La Luna Gitana (The Gypsy Moon), Spanish Flamenco Dance in a collection of dance numbers and music with a live, flamenco guitarist. Sunday, January 25, 7:30 pm 2844 N. Oakland Ave. (& Locust) Tickets: $5.00 (under 12 free) The Miramar Theatre, 414-967-0302, FRIDAY, JANUARY 30: =================== Come celebrate the best neighborhood newspaper in the city! Riverwest Currents 2 Year Anniversary Party! Friday, January 30th at Linneman’s, 1001 E. Locust, 6PM-until? Music by Tom Schwark, Bill Brenkle, Blue Valentine, and Dr. Chow’s Love Medicine. Food provided by Chef Pat. Only $5 for music, fun, and food while it lasts!