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Wisconsin Events for Thursday February 20, 2020

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 Arts Memory Cafe
Thursday, February 20, 2020. 1-3 pm. People living with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias are invited to participate in the Arts Memory Cafe held at MMoCA. A partnership with the Alzheimer's & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin (ADAW), the program offers creative enrichment for those experiencing memory loss. There is no cost to attend. Anyone who requires assistance to participate must be accompanied by someone who can provide that support. Detailed information is available at our website. Free. Madison Museum of Contemporary Art - MMoCA, 227 State St, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-257-0158. Subjects: Seniors, Art, Museums [E-109600]
 First Steps for Families
Thursday, February 20, 2020. 5:30 pm. Learn about dementia-related diseases, what families can do, and resources to help. Middleton Library, 7425 Hubbard Ave, Middleton, Dane County. Subjects: Seniors, Health [E-109589]
 Neighborhood Night
Thursday, February 20, 2020. 5 pm - 8 pm. Enjoy free admission from 5-8 p.m. on the third Thursday of every month at the Betty Brinn Children's Museum, plus special workshops offered in the Museum's Be A Maker space. Neighborhood Night is presented by the Northwestern Mutual Foundation with additional support provided by the Joy Global Foundation and US Bank, and media sponsor FOX6. Be A Maker programs during Neighborhood Night are sponsored in part by Nordstrom and the Stackner Family Foundation. Free. Betty Brinn Children's Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-390-KIDS (5437). Subjects: Families, Kids [E-109636]
 Tot Time
Thursday, February 20, 2020. 10:30 am - 11:00 am. The Betty Brinn Children's Museum's offers weekly programs for visitors, free with regular admission. Tot Time features songs, stories, games and other activities for the Museum's youngest visitors. Recommended for children ages 1-3. Admission for the Betty Brinn Children's Museum is $9 per person; $8 for seniors (ages 55+); children age 1 and younger are free; out-of-state visitors will be charged $1 more per person. Regular museum admission. Betty Brinn Children's Museum, 929 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-390-KIDS (5437). Subjects: Families, Kids [E-109646]
 Events Spanning Multiple Days 
 Farm Show
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 through Thursday, February 20, 2020. 10 am. 40th Annual Farm Show 2020 - Largest show in Central Wisconsin - Wednesday, Feb. 19 & Thursday, Feb. 20, 10am-4pm. Nearly 200 indoor booths, everyone gets to spin the wheel for instant FREE prizes plus so much more! Free. Marshfield Mall, 503 E. Ives Street #313, Marshfield, Wood County. Call 715-305-7102. Subjects: Business, Agriculture, Community [E-109437]
 Recontructing Reality
Friday, December 6, 2019 through Friday, February 21, 2020. Understanding the world around us requires a shifting perspective shaped by our experiences and the places from which we view life. This perspective helps us to build connections, agree on shared meaning, and navigate familiar situations. Reconstructing Reality by Milwaukee based artist Brianna Lynn Hernandez Baurichter presents intentionally altered perspectives, exploring the possibilities within each moment to mean something new, express what is misunderstood, or realize hidden truths. Free. United Community Center / Latino Arts, Inc, 1028 South 9th Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 4143843100. Subjects: Art [E-108905]
 Saturday Night Fever
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 through Sunday, February 23, 2020. Seven shows weekly Wed - Sun. Based on the popular film and told through the eyes of a talented, streetwise kid from Brooklyn who attempts to escape his dead-end life through dancing, this energetic musical explores relationships on and off the dance floor with humor, conflict, style and unforgettable swagger. Powered by the chart-breaking hits of the Bee Gees, the pulsating score includes "Stayin' Alive," "If I Can't Have You," "How Deep is Your Love," "Boogie Shoes," and "Disco Inferno." Dinner Theatre Packages $73.95 per person. Fireside Dinner Theatre, 1131 Janesville Ave, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County. Call 800-477-9505. Subjects: Theater, Musicals [E-109227]
 Snowshoe and XC Ski Rental in the Park
Saturday, December 21, 2019 through Sunday, February 23, 2020. 8 am to 4 pm. Snowshoes and cross-country skis are available for individual day-use rental within the park when there is more than six inches of snow on the ground. Beginners welcome. Winter boots worn with snowshoes. Ski boot sizes European 36-49 and two sets of kids' boots/skis. Extra socks help with ski boot fitting. Please call ahead for snow conditions and staff availability for rentals. snowshoes $5/pair; ski sets and trail fee $8. Ledge View Nature Center, W2348 Short Road, Chilton, Calumet County. Call 920-849-1471. Subjects: OutdoorRec, Skiing, Families [E-109547]
 Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami Exhibition
Saturday, December 7, 2019 through Sunday, March 1, 2020. Highlighting the extraordinary power and potential of contemporary origami, nine international artists transform two-dimensional paper into striking three-dimensional sculpture - from intricate and small-scale to expansive and soaring. Emerging from its roots in traditional Japanese paper folding, origami is a highly sophisticated, global art form. Always free admission. Free. Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, 700 N 12th Street, Wausau, Marathon County. Call 715-845-7010. Subjects: Art, Museums, Science [E-109441]
 Alchemy Unfolding
Saturday, December 7, 2019 through Sunday, March 1, 2020. Known for capturing the delicate nature of paper in his elegant metal sculptures, Kevin Box says the blank page symbolizes the starting point for every creative challenge. Origami is filled with metaphors for life, Box believes; beginning with a blank square, our decisions and actions determine outcomes. With every crease, paper retains the memory of an unfolded origami form. Always free admission. Free. Woodson Art Museum, 700 N 12th Street, Wausau, Marathon County. Call 715-845-7010. Subjects: Art, Museums, Education [E-109513]
 FaunaFold
Saturday, December 7, 2019 through Sunday, March 1, 2020. Robert J. Lang is "one of the most talented and versatile origami artists," wrote Meher McArthur about the physicist and artist renowned for his complex, life-like figures of insects, birds, and beasts and considered a "master of origami." From the lyrical installation of his Above the Fold koi pond to his FaunaFold creatures and use of infinite crease patterns, Lang's origami forms exemplify infinite possibilities, too. Always free admission. Free. Woodson Art Museum, 700 N 12th Street, Wausau, Marathon County. Call 715-845-7010. Subjects: Art, Education, Museums [E-109512]
 Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 through Sunday, March 8, 2020. 7:30 pm. To walk away, you've got to leave something behind - and so Hansel Schmidt does, transforming into Hedwig. With her new identity, Hedwig escapes the iron curtain to begin life with her freshly-minted American husband. Everything seems perfect until her husband leaves. With nothing left, she returns to her first love - music. Warning: show contains explicit content Please check website for up to date info as date/time are subject to change. Stiemke Theater, 108 E Wells St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater, Musicals [E-108937]
 Chasin' Dem Blues: Untold Story of Paramount Records
Friday, January 17, 2020 through Sunday, March 22, 2020. 7:30 pm. For a few brief, bright years at the height of the jazz and blues age, Paramount Records was the leading label for recording artists of color in the Midwest - and broke down small-town racial barriers along the way. This exuberant musical celebration of some of the greatest jazz and blues music features four sensational quadruple threat performers guiding the journey through story and song. Please check website for up to date info as date/time are subject to change. Milwaukee Repertory Theater, 108 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County. Call 414-224-9490. Subjects: Theater, Musicals [E-108929]
 It's Like Poetry: Building A Toshiko Takaezu Archive at RAM
Friday, August 2, 2019 through Sunday, July 26, 2020. While unassuming in her disposition, artist Toshiko Takaezu (1922-2011) was a bona fide ceramic superstar who pushed the boundaries of clay in the late twentieth century. Inspired by nature and the environment, Takaezu created work that embodied a poetic balance between art and life. This exhibition in Racine Art Museum's Windows on Fifth Gallery features a selection from the more than 30 Takaezu works now in the museum's collection. Adults: $7, Seniors (62 and over) and Students: $5, RAM Members and Children (12 and under): FREE. Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Art [E-108988]
 Open Storage: RAM Showcases Ceramic, Fiber, and Regional Archives
Sunday, January 26, 2020 through Sunday, August 30, 2020. This exhibition features the work of 12 artists-Sandra Byers, Gibson Byrd, John Colt, Theodore Czebotar, Lillian Elliott, Joseph Friebert, Ed Rossbach, Kay Sekimachi, Jean Stamsta, Merle Temkin, Murray Weiss, and Beatrice Wood-through multiple examples of their work. Arranged as a series of artist solo showcases, Open Storage also highlights the earliest kinds of work given to RAM-textiles and works on paper. Adults: $7 Students and Seniors (62 and up): $5 RAM Members and Children (12 and under): FREE. Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Racine, Racine County. Call 262-638-8300. Subjects: Art, Museums [E-109609]
 Senior Beat: Diane Hesselbein
Monday, May 15, 2017 through Thursday, May 15, 2031. Our May guest is Diane Hesselbein, Assembly District 79 Representative, and her main topic will be the state budget. Representative Hesselbein is sensitive to the needs of senior citizens. She serves on the Committee on Veterans and Military Affairs, and is Vice-Chair for the Speaker's Task Force on Alzheimer's and Dementia. Watch Senior Beat all month: Tuesdays at 12:30pm, Wednesdays at 4:30pm, Fridays at 12:00pm, and Sundays at 4:30pm on Madison City Channel. Free. Madison Senior Center, 330 W Mifflin, Madison, Dane County. Call 608-266-6581. Subjects: Education, Seniors [E-105880]
 Third Annual Twin Triathlon
Saturday, August 26, 2017 through Tuesday, August 26, 2081. 8 am - 12 pm. 8 am registration; 9 am start; Noon Awards! Fun event is unique in the Northwoods-8K paddle on North Twin Lake, followed by a 16K bike ride, then a 5K run. Individual ($35), a family or a team ($90). Do one leg, or all three! Beautiful route, healthy fun for the whole family! Registration is encouraged; Participants who register after 8/5/2017 are not guaranteed an event t-shirt. It's fun and a unique event to cap out the summer! Info: Phelps Chamber of Commerce. $35. Phelps, 2429 Highway 17 North, Phelps, Vilas County. Call 715-545-3800. Subjects: Kayaking, Bicycling, Triathlon [E-106239]
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Be aware of last-minute changes and cancellations. Always call before you go!

 


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