Last updated on July 3rd, 2019 at 07:16 pm
*Saturday, Jan. 11, the Neighborhood House of Milwaukee will host a community health fair featuring free health screenings, advice from medical professionals, information on medical insurance, dental supplies, books for kids, food and more. The event is being co-sponsored by the Medical College of Wisconsin’s Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association. The fair will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Neighborhood House of Milwaukee, located at 2819 W. Richardson Pl. in Milwaukee. For more information, contact Michelle Watts at the nonprofit at 414-933-6161 ext. 135 or email@example.com.
*Wednesday, Jan. 15, the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee and the Southeast Wisconsin Intergenerational-Interracial Community Connection will present the third session in its Racism & Generations Series. The session, titled “Exploring Race Relations in Milwaukee,” will feature a discussion among Milwaukee residents and community leaders about current race relations in the city and solutions to ongoing issues within race relations. The discussion will be guided by a panel with participation from Harriet McKinney Mandelman, formerly of the Milwaukee Jewish Council; Jeff Roman, of the Community Advocates Public Policy Institute and the City of Milwaukee Equal Rights Commission; Emilio De Torres, of the ACLU of Wisconsin; and Amardeep Kaleka, a Sikh Temple member and the co-founder of Serve2Unite. The event will run from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the American Red Cross, located at 2600 W. Wisconsin Ave. in Milwaukee. Cost to attend is $15 for Nonprofit Center members and CDBG agencies and $20 for non-members. For more information or to register, visit www.nonprofitcentermilwaukee.org.
*Thursday, Jan. 16, the Neighborhood House of Milwaukee will host its inaugural Chili Cook-off as part of its January Family Fun Night. Along with the cook-off, the event will feature hands-on arts and crafts, roller skating, and open computer lab time. Activities will run from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Neighborhood House Family Lounge, located at 2819 Richardson Pl. in Milwaukee. To register for the event or submit a chili, call 414-933-6161.
*Friday, Jan. 17, the Milwaukee Art Museum will host “MAM After Dark: ¡Baile!” from 6 p.m. to midnight. The event, presented by the Northwestern Mutual Foundation, will feature Latin dancing with a live Latin jazz band playing salsa, merengue, cha-cha-, boleros, and bachata music. The social event will also feature music by DJ Slym, salsa and margaritas, a “Dance Through the Galleries Tour,” a photo booth, a “Do It Yourself” art studio, and more. Admission is free for museum members. Attendees who join at the door can also get in for free with a friend. Admission for other guests is $9 in advance and $14 at the door. The museum is located at 700 N. Art Museum Dr. in Milwaukee. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit http://mam.org/calendar/events/.
*Thursday, Jan. 23, BoardStar Inc. will present a webinar focused on “Nonprofit Budgeting with your Board.” Guided by Scott Haumerson, certified public accountant and partner of the Assurance Department at Wegner CPAs, the webinar will focus on how nonprofits and their boards can make better strategic decisions for budget purposes. Part of the information session will be devoted to an explanation of traditional and non-traditional models and systems that can help organizations better manage their budgets. The webinar will begin at 12:15 p.m. and is free for BoardStar members and $10 for nonmembers. For more information or to register, visit www.boardstar.org.
*Saturday, Jan. 25, Above & Beyond Children’s Museum in Sheboygan will host its seventh annual Ice Golf Tournament on Wood Lake. During the fundraising event, which takes place during Winterfest in Kohler, participants will use racquetballs to play nine holes of ice golf on Kohler’s frozen Wood Lake. Event tee times run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $160 per foursome, which includes tee time, Titleist ear bands, a chipping contest and a team photo. Reservations are required. For more information, visit www.abkids.org. To register for the golf outing, call the museum at 920-458-4263.