Nonprofit Calendar

*Saturday, July 13, the Milwaukee Art Museum will host Yoga @ the Museum from 8:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. The monthly yoga session, presented by the museum and omTownYogis, caters to all skill levels. The museum, located at 700 N. Art Museum Dr. in Milwaukee, will open for attendees at 7:45 a.m. Pre-registration is preferred and is available until 5 p.m. on Friday at http://omtownyogis.org/. Walk-ins will also be accepted depending on space. Attendees must bring their own mat. A $15 donation is encouraged to support the museum and omTownYogis’ Annual Grant Fund. For more information about Yoga @ the Museum, contact Jennifer Kobe, special events coordinator at the museum, at jennifer.kobe@mam.org.

*Saturday, July 13, Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity will hold a new volunteer orientation for community individuals interested in donating their time to the nonprofit organization. The orientation will cover Habitat for Humanity’s mission as well as volunteer roles. Attendees will be able to sign up for volunteer opportunities at the orientation. The event will begin at 9 a.m. at Milwaukee Habitat’s main office, 3726 N. Booth St. in Milwaukee. Spots are limited, and attendees must register in advance by contacting Lauren Halloran, youth program coordinator, at lhalloran@milwaukeehabitat.org or 414-562-6100 ext. 34.

*Tuesday, July 16, the Nonprofit Center of Greater Milwaukee will hold a free nonprofit legal clinic at which attorneys will assist area nonprofit organizations with filings, fundraising registration, updates to bylaws, contracts and negotiation, employment law, property tax exemptions, and copyright and trademark protection among other nonprofit-related matters. The clinic will run from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Marquette University Law School, 1215 W. Michigan St. in Milwaukee. Appointments must be made in advance. To register, contact Karin Holmberg-Werner, director of the Marquette Legal Initiative for Nonprofit Corporations, at karin.werner@marquette.edu or at 414-288-5536.

*Wednesday, July 17, BoardStar Inc. and the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN) Greater Milwaukee Chapter are collaborating to host a free social seminar featuring a discussion on “both sides of the boardroom.” A panel of young professionals and nonprofit leaders will offer attendees advice on connecting with nonprofits in need of board members and will also touch on what nonprofits look for in young professional board directors. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Miller Inn, located at 3831 W. State St. in Milwaukee, and will include a beer tasting and hors d’oeuvres. For more information or to register, visit www.boardstar.org.

*Saturday, July 20, the Layton Boulevard West Neighborhood will celebrate the opening of Three Bridges Park, a 24-acre park located in Menomonee Valley between the 27th Street and 35th Street Viaducts. The family-friendly event will include bike rides, fishing, kayak and canoe demonstrations, onsite food trucks and live music performed by De La Buena. The celebration, which is open to the public, will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with park dedications slated for 10 a.m. For more information, visit www.renewthevalley.org.

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