ABVC Coffee Beans Video Release Party. African and Belly Dance Acts. ABVC at 9:30pm, Burlesque at 11:15pm, Tribute act Shattered to follow.
Speaker: Bernice B. Popelka, author of Saving Peacock Prarie. Popelka recounts her journey in saving the last remaining black-soil, tall-grass virgin prarie in the Chicago area. She discusses the four values she places on natural areas as they relate to people and the unique faetures of Peacock Prarie.
At Riverside Park:
2:30-3pm - Plant a Chestnut tree with Victory Garden Initiative and take one home.
3pm: Korean Drum Group with Garam Milwaukee.
Join Earth Poets & Musicians Jahmes Finlayson, Lousa Gallas, Jeff Poniewaz, Suzanne Rosenblatt, Harvey Taylor, Holly Wake, plus special guests musician/dancer/poets Dena Aronson and Michelle Hatfield, for an evening of celebration and concern.
7pm: Family hour/open mic(children very welcome)
Explore how you can eat more healthy, local,and sustainable produced food!Come and meet local farmers and learn about Community Supported Agriculture and how you can subscribe to a farm and/or buy sustainable produced meat, dairy, cheese, eggs and more directly from the farmers.
Urban Ecology Center - Riverside Park
A 1971 oil spill in the San Francisco Bay changed the life of John Francis. He vowed to stop using motorized transportaion, a vow that lasted 22 years. Walking across the United States in silence, he spread his environmental message. Come hear Francis share wisdom gained through years of truely listening.
Urban Ecology Center - Washington Park
The Milwaukee Stand-Up Comedy Showcase is a comedy lover's dream come true. Twice a month Caste Of Killers put together an underground comedy showcase that features some of the best up-and-coming comedians along side some long-standing crowd favorites. This is a show for comics by comics so we put the laughter first. We're not after your wallets, we're after your funny bone. Our show takes place at Karma bar n' grill, which is known for its elegant atmosphere and gourmet food. Every show we have a new line-up of comedians giving it their all...come share a night of laughs with us.
February 24 2012
On Nada Surf's new album, The Stars Are Indifferent to Astronomy, the long-running band alternates between infectious optimism and sweet sadness.
February 24 2012
Today we had members of The Mike Benign Compulsion and Slo-Fi in studio to tell us about their CD release party show at Tonic Tavern this Saturday night.
Mike Benign's new disc Martha will be relea
5,000 Friends, 15 Bars, 1 Massive Pub Crawl & Block Party!!!
Noon-2: 46th Annual Milwaukee St Patrick's Day Parade
2-10: Shamrock Shindig Block Party
4-9: Shamrock Shindig Pub Crawl