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    8/23:  Minooka and Mukwonago Beaches are Open Under Advisories.

      

                                                                                                          

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    Bringing your buds to the three Dog Exercise Areas? Ready to saddle up on our bridle trails? Planning on a ride at Minooka Park mountain biking trails? Launching your boat at a Waukesha County lake access

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    Explore the Natural World of an Art Journal(4)
    Where: Retzer Nature Center
    From: 8/26/2016 12:00:00 AM To: 8/26/2016 12:00:00 AM

    Description:

    DATE: Friday, August 19 & 26 TIME: 1-3 pm  AGE: Adults and Teens 16+ Fee: $30.00 (includes journal and sketching tools for class) REGISTER BY: Monday, August 15, Maximum number of registrants 15, minimum 5  This 2-day class will explore our outer world and develop self-expression skills on paper through art journaling and sketching. With a drawing tool and journal in hand, participants will explore Retzer’s landscape and discover their unique way of seeing it. Supplies and basic instruction on outdoors sketching techniques will be provided. Individual expression will be encouraged in all exercise. Class meets indoors if raining. Class 1: Field Sketching: Basic drawing skills, drawing wild subjects   Class 2:  Field Sketching: Beyond the Basic – color, layout and perspective.

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    National Johnny Cash Tribute Artist,Terry Lee Goffee and Band
    Where: Expo Center - Arena
    From: 8/27/2016 6:00:00 AM To: 8/27/2016 8:00:00 PM

    Description:

    Back for the 3rd time on the Expo Stage - National Johnny Cash Tribute Artist, Terry Lee Goffee and his Band will be performing all your favorite Johnny Cash Songs.  Opening band "Apple Jam" 4:45-5:30pm    Terry Lee Goffee takes the stage at 6pm.  Doors open at 4pm.   A BBQ dinner and other delicious dinners will be offered for purchase before and during the show.  Concessions by Silver Spur Resturant.  Bar Service by PRE Concessions  Free Parking    Tickets are available at the door only $10 each.  This is a fundraiser for the Waukesha County Sheriff's Association.  

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    Wisconsin Highland Games Opening Ceremonies - Celebrating 15 years!
    Where: Expo Center - Arena
    From: 9/2/2016 5:00:00 PM To: 9/2/2016 10:00:00 PM

    Description:

    Times: Friday  5pm-10pm Opening Ceremonies, Open Ceremonies on Grounds near Main Arena Dinner/Fish Fry available for purchase inside Arena, Pub & Music.  Admission on Friday is free!! in honor of 15 years of the Highland Games.  Parking on Friday is free!

    Highland Games/Activities Sat 9am-6pm Pub open until 10pm Highland Games/Activities Sun 9am-5pm Pub open until 9pm Vendors, merchants and exhibits begin closing at 5pm on Sat & Sun Admission:  $10 at the gate  $7 Advance purchase Save with a $15 Weekend pass! (good for all three days) Children 12 & under get in free Tickets can be purchased on line at www.wisconsinscottish.org  or at the Waukesha County Expo Office (Cash Only)  Mon-Fri  9-4pm call 262-548-7200 for availability  Tickets can be purchased at the box office day of event Event Description: All Celtic!!! Join in the fun and wear your Kilts and Celtic garb! Merchandise Vendors, Celtic Music, Demonstrations, Exhibitions, Hands-on activities and much  more!  Scottish Tea Room and Authentic Celtic Food & other Concessions available. Great family experience! Website: www.wisconsinscottish.org  Food Vendors & Bar Service Available.  Parking fees apply on Saturday and Sunday only – cash, please!   *No pets allowed – No carry-in food or drink allowed


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    Wisconsin Highland Games - Celebrating 15 years!
    Where: Expo Center All Bldgs and Grounds
    From: 9/3/2016 9:00:00 AM To: 9/3/2016 10:00:00 PM

    Description:

    Times: Friday  5pm-10pm Opening Ceremonies, Open Ceremonies on Grounds near Main Arena Dinner/Fish Fry available for purchase inside Arena, Pub & Music.  

    Admission on Friday is free!! in honor of 15 years of the Highland Games.  Parking on Friday is free!

    Highland Games/Activities Sat 9am-6pm Pub open until 10pm Highland Games/Activities Sun 9am-5pm Pub open until 9pm Vendors, merchants and exhibits begin closing at 5pm on Sat & Sun Admission:  $10 at the gate  $7 Advance purchase Save with a $15 Weekend pass! (good for all three days) Children 12 & under get in free Tickets can be purchased on line at www.wisconsinscottish.org  or at the Waukesha County Expo Office (Cash Only)  Mon-Fri  9-4pm call 262-548-7200 for availability  Tickets can be purchased at the box office day of event Event Description: All Celtic!!! Join in the fun and wear your Kilts and Celtic garb! Merchandise Vendors, Celtic Music, Demonstrations, Exhibitions, Hands-on activities and much more!  Scottish Tea Room and Authentic Celtic Food & other Concessions available. Great family experience! Website: www.wisconsinscottish.org  Food Vendors & Bar Service Available.  Parking fees apply on Saturday and Sunday only – cash, please!   *No pets allowed – No carry-in food or drink allowed

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    Wisconsin Highland Games - Celebrating 15 years!(1)
    Where: Expo Center All Bldgs and Grounds
    From: 9/4/2016 9:00:00 AM To: 9/4/2016 9:00:00 PM

    Description:

    Times: Friday  5pm-10pm Opening Ceremonies, Open Ceremonies on Grounds near Main Arena Dinner/Fish Fry available for purchase inside Arena, Pub & Music.  Admission on Friday is free!! in honor of 15 years of the Highland Games.  Parking on Friday is free!

    Highland Games/Activities Sat 9am-6pm Pub open until 10pm Highland Games/Activities Sun 9am-5pm Pub open until 9pm Vendors, merchants and exhibits begin closing at 5pm on Sat & Sun Admission:  $10 at the gate  $7 Advance purchase Save with a $15 Weekend pass! (good for all three days) Children 12 & under get in free Tickets can be purchased on line at www.wisconsinscottish.org  or at the Waukesha County Expo Office (Cash Only)  Mon-Fri  9-4pm call 262-548-7200 for availability  Tickets can be purchased at the box office day of event Event Description: All Celtic!!! Join in the fun and wear your Kilts and Celtic garb! Merchandise Vendors, Celtic Music, Demonstrations, Exhibitions, Hands-on activities and much  more!  Scottish Tea Room and Authentic Celtic Food & other Concessions available. Great family experience! Website: www.wisconsinscottish.org  Food Vendors & Bar Service Available.  Parking fees apply on Saturday and Sunday only – cash, please!   *No pets allowed – No carry-in food or drink allowed



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