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Momentum Movement Clinic
Saturday, September 5, 2015
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Infant Massage Workshop

Would you like to:

Form a strong bond of love and trust with your baby?
Help your baby sleep better and for longer?
Ease your baby's wind (gas) and colic pain?
Relieve your baby's constipation?
Stimulate your baby's neurological development?
Improve your baby's health and general well-being?
Learn to understand your baby's body language and cues?
Attend a relaxing and friendly baby massage class?

Infant massage classes are a fun way to learn how to soothe your baby, relieve tummy upsets, learn to understand your baby's non-verbal language and much, much more. Our classes are informal, relaxed, and small enough to ensure you get the personal attention you need.

Infant massage is simple, easy to learn and effective! Wonderful bonding for foster and adoptive parents. Infant ages 0-11months

Cost: $125 (Members: $20)
Register online:
Or Call: 262.373.9181

Italian Community Center
Friday, September 11, 2015
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
WBON/WWE Breakfast Meeting

We will be discussing Simon Sinek's Book "Start With Why." His concept has taken hold of the business world. His TED talk has millions of views. Do you Start With Why in your own business?

Get a copy of the book and come join the discussion. (We'll be watching the talk as well, so come anyway!)

Non-members are invited to visit one Breakfast Meeting as a guest. Hope to see you there!

Menry Maier Festival Grounds
Sunday, September 13, 2015
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Dylan's Run

The 15th Annual Dylan’s Run/Walk for Autism will take place on the morning of September 13, 2015 at the Henry Maier Festival Grounds. Dylan’s Run is a major fundraiser for the Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin and was created to build awareness about autism and to raise money to support our mission: to improve the lives of all that are affected by autism. A portion of the proceeds from this event also funds research which is being conducted in Wisconsin. When this event was established in 2001, the rate of Autism was 1 in 500 children. It is now 1 in 68! Let’s come together and support the local autism community.

Walk MS: Waukesha 2015

Frame Park
Sunday, September 13, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Walk MS is the rallying point of the multiple sclerosis movement, a community of family, friends, neighbors and co-workers coming together to raise funds and celebrate hope in support of those diagnosed with MS.

No registration fee; donations are encouraged.

Saris Cycling Group
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saris Cycling Plant Tour

Whether you are an avid cyclist or casual rider, you can appreciate a tour of Saris Cycling Group, hosted by the PMA Wisconsin District. Saris manufactures cycling accessories, such as roof, trunk and hitch racks. The Fitchburg Saris facility is the only one stamping, bending and assembling their own products.

Tour will be followed by lunch at The Great Dane Pub & Brewing Company.

First Steps to Starting a Business

UWM School of Continuing Education
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Get the information and skills you need to open a business.

During a fast-paced three-hour course, you will:
- Assess the feasibility of your business idea
- Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business
- Receive tools to calculate start-up costs
- Learn important marketing strategies
- Explore legal considerations
- Understand the value and content of a business plan
- Identify financial resources

Bring your questions, discuss concerns and network with other entrepreneurs. Start working on your business in class and leave with a wealth of information and resources.

Country Springs Hotel - Meadowbrook East Room
Thursday, September 17, 2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Insuring Your Future - Protecting Your Loved Ones and Your Assets

Two insurance experts will speak to us on the intricacies of insurance. Various types of insurance will be covered, including: life, disability, long-term care and property and casualty insurance. Preparing for the unexpected can be difficult, and our experts will shed light on how we best protect our assets, income and goals.
Guest Speakers: Mark Lindow, President of American Advantage Lindow Insurance and Michael Smith, LUTCF, President of CPS Horizon Financial.

Milwaukee Youth Arts Center
Saturday, September 19, 2015
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Come and Sing! 2015-2016 Choral Season Auditions

Welcoming children ages 4-18 for the 2015-2016 choral season.

To schedule an audition:
Call 414-221-7040

International Conference Centre
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
The 5th Upstream & Downstream Oil and Gas Exhibition & Conference holds from 22-24 September, 2015 at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria.
The event seen by industry key players as the largest Local Content Powered oil & gas show in Nigeria, providing access to premium networking opportunities with prospective Business Partners, Technology Experts, Government Officials and Regulators.

The annual tradeshow now Supported by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and endorsed by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), and Nigeria Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), together with Huawei Technologies and other major International oil and gas Stakeholders.

Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield Hotel
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Industrial steam boiler optimization

Discuss how to maximize efficiency, sustainability, reliability and safety of industrial steam boilers with saturation pressures ranging from 20 to 900 pounds/hour. Review thermodynamics and the chemistry of combustion including optimization, heat generation control and pollutant mitigation. Then various types of high pressure steam boilers will be explored along with their suitable applications. Next we’ll get you up to speed on current burner designs and burner management and combustion control systems. Various accessories and systems that support boilers and their connected components including water treatment and heat recovery options will be scrutinized. Finally, we’ll explain where parasitic losses can be found, contained or eliminated, as well as good maintenance practices such as checking essential boiler safeties.

2015 Milwaukee Film Festival

Oriental Theatre
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Now in its seventh year, the 2015 Milwaukee Film Festival features more than 300 films over 15 days (Sept. 24-Oct. 8) at the Oriental Theatre, Downer Theatre, Fox-Bay Cinema Grill, Avalon Theater and Times Cinema. For information on screenings, panel discussions, festival events, and more, visit

Bonanza Bingo

The Polonaise at Wilson Commons
Thursday, September 24, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
September 24
$1 per card, Over $150 in prizes
The Polonaise Senior Community
1500 W. Sonata Drive, Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee Hemophilia Walk

Milwaukee County Zoo
Saturday, September 26, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Hemophilia Walk is a partnership between the National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) and 32 chapters across the nation. The walk is our largest fundraising and awareness raising event for the bleeding disorders community, and Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation (GLHF) is excited to be a part of this important event with two fun-filled walks across Wisconsin. Last year our walks in Neenah and Milwaukee had 703 registrants and raised over $75,000- all those dollars stay local to help Wisconsin individuals and families.

Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union
Monday, September 28, 2015
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Join us for a luncheon and speaker series featuring Charles L. Evans, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. As head of the Chicago Fed, Evans oversees the work of about 1,400 employees who conduct economic research, supervise financial institutions, and provide payment services to commercial banks and the U.S. government.

The Business Leaders Forum is sponsored by Marquette University’s College of Business Administration and provides a setting for nationally recognized business leaders to engage in discussions and interact with students, faculty and local business leaders.

The Pfister Hotel
Monday, September 28, 2015
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
SHARP Literacy "A Novel Event 2015"

Actor, producer, director and children’s book author Henry Winkler will be the featured speaker at SHARP Literacy’s 14th annual “A Novel Event” on Monday, September 28 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at The Pfister Hotel. Raquel Filmanowicz, Director, U.S. Community Affairs, BMO Harris Bank, and Tami Scully Garrison, Community Affairs, MillerCoors, are serving as event co-chairs.

Henry Winkler is best known for his portrayal of “Arthur ‘Fonzie’ Fonzarelli” for ten seasons on the hit 1970s sitcom Happy Days, which made him one of the most recognized actors in the world.

As an author, Winkler has co-written 17 books for children over the past 12 years including a multi-volume series starring “Hank Zipzer, the World’s Greatest Underachiever,” whose main character Hank is dyslexic, as is Winkler. His funny character and stories are inspired by Winkler’s own experiences as a child who struggled in school and learned differently than others. Winkler travels the world promoting literacy and advocating for children with learning differences. Winkler’s keynote speech at the luncheon will be focused on literacy, the importance of overcoming adversity, and believing in oneself.

Individual tickets for the event are $125 and may be purchased online at or by calling 414.410.3203. SHARP Literacy, Inc. wishes to thank this year’s largest event sponsors to date: Arvind Ahuja, M.D/ Neurosurgery and Endovascular Associates, BMO Harris Bank, Brewers Community Foundation, Kelben Foundation, MillerCoors, and media sponsor BizTimes Milwaukee.

Italian Community Center
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Business Health Care Group Annual Meeting

The Future is in the Balance
Keynote Address: Health Delivery at an Enlightened Employer –
It CAN be the Best of Times
Dr. Roger Merrill, former chief medical officer at Perdue Farms, will share insights about how Perdue drove improvement in the delivery of health care. Their strategy, including onsite clinics, a rigorous, science-based wellness program and value-based insurance design, resulted in:
• Health care costs at half the national average and;
• Measurably improved health status of employees

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Thursday, October 1, 2015
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Fast Forward Your ERP Selection Process: 4 ERP Systems. 1 Location. 1 Afternoon.

Have you come to the realization you need a new ERP system, but don’t know where to start researching options?

We come across a lot of businesses that are in a similar situation. The process can be daunting with the growing number of vendors on the market, and doing your due diligence can take a lot of time and resources. So Sikich, formerly Kolb & Co., has partnered with Microsoft and NetSuite to put together a half-day, one-of-a-kind event for executives to compare leading ERP systems:

• Microsoft Dynamics AX
• Microsoft Dynamics GP
• Microsoft Dynamics NAV
• and NetSuite cloud ERP

We hope you can join us and your peers on October 1st at Fleming's Steakhouse in Brookfield for an ERP Comparison Luncheon. It’s certainly time well spent.

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
Thursday, October 1, 2015
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The Wisconsin Innovation Forum – produced by SCORE Southeast Wisconsin – will provide insight into how today’s business owners are following a new way of thinking to take their operations to a higher level.

Alex Lasry, Vice President of Strategy and Operations for the Milwaukee Bucks, kicks off the Forum as the keynote speaker.

Following Lasry’s breakfast presentation, choose from two of three breakout sessions:

1. Strategic Thinking: Inventing the Future of your Business – What are the right questions business owners need to ask themselves to grow their companies? Hear from our panel of experts who will share the research tactics and strategic thinking necessary to help you get started.

2. Financing Your Businesses: What you need to understand about financing sources available – The traditional financing route is not a sure fit for every business. Find out what funding options are available today, in addition to learning how to finance each stage of your business.

3. Protecting Your Ideas: Safeguarding business ideas when discussing concepts with potential customers and partners – Securing intellectual property is a key concern for investors. Explore the fundamental principles of a patent, trademark, copyright and non-disclosure agreements in simple, understandable terms.

A $50.00 registration fee includes breakfast, refreshments throughout the event, copies of presentation materials and attendance at two of the presentations. In addition, SCORE representatives will be available to schedule FREE Business Counseling and Mentoring Services.

Momentum Movement Clinic
Saturday, October 3, 2015
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Pediatric massage encourages nurturing touch between parents and their children, and can address a wide range of concerns ranging from constipation to bonding, to prolonged hospitalization and more. At Momentum, we provide classes for parents and familes to learn how to create a special bond through nurturing massage. Children ages 1-4yrs


Register online:
or Call: 262.373.9181

Sheraton Madison
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Don’t be Average, be International

Utilizing the internet is the easiest and most cost
effective medium to grow international revenues, but a lot of exporters don’t know where to start or how to use it to its full potential. Doug Lawrence, a registered UK Government Export Communications Consultant, works with companies world-wide to improve their international web presence. Doug will help companies understand their web presence in all its forms, including SEO, across domestic and international markets.

Doug is the keynote speaker at the Global Communications Conference hosted by The Geo Group, a full-service language services agency. In addition, Frank Sommers and Mark Kostecky will present on the power of localizing video for the web and desktop publishing content revisions. Both speakers represent The Geo Group.

There will be a roundtable format in the program for attendee interaction and benchmarking.
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