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Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
http://summit.laughlin.com/kentico
Laughlin Constable and Kentico Software will host a digital summit on Tuesday, July 29 at Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago.

As part of LC’s Round Table series of events, this summit brings together experts from the advertising agency and the software company. Designed highlight new digital trends, discuss the importance of proper measurement and analytics reporting, and introduce interested parties to Kentico, the event will feature presentations from LC and Kentico experts. Discussion topics will include the new digital workspace and its effect on Content Management Systems, user experience, the Kentico line of offerings and web analytics.

Morningstar
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
http://www.mmac.org/events/MMAC%27s-World-Trade-Association-Global-Golf-Outing-879/details
GLOBAL GOLF! Join a premier group of globally minded professionals as they hit the links! If you are interested in international, are already going global or just beginning to explore the this arena, then this is the group to get to know. Bring your customers, spouses and plenty of good weather!


Sponsorships still available! Please contact Katie Henry at 414.287.4123 if you are interested.

The Day's Agenda
•10:00 AM - Registration, range open
•10:30 AM - Lunch
•Noon - Shotgun start
•5:30 PM - Social, networking
•6:15 PM - Dinner
•6:45 PM - Auction

Wine & Gourmet Pizza Pairing

Pizzeria 3301
Friday, August 1, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Are you looking for a fun Friday night outing? Pizzeria 3301 is now accepting reservations for our Wine Pairings on select Fridays at 7pm. You will spend the evening tasting 5 Italian Wines that are paired perfectly with 5 fresh, savory, and delicious Wood-Fired Pizzas handmade by Head Chef Arturo.

$30 per person, ages 21 and up.

Advanced reservations needed (414)-982-6060

events@palermospizza.com


Wine Tastings:

August 1st @ 7PM
September 19th @ 7 PM

Silver Spring Golf Club
Friday, August 1, 2014
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
zachariahsacres.org
Zachariah's Acres Golf Outing, Dinner & Auction

Join us at this memorable event and make an impact in the life of a child with special needs. Whether you golf, come for dinner, make a donation or volunteer, we truly appreciate your support.

Friday, August 1, 2014

10:00 to 11:30 a.m. - Golf Registration
12:00 p.m. - Shotgun Start
4:00 to 5:00 p.m. - Dinner Registration
5:00 to 8:00 p.m. - Dinner and Auction

Silver Spring Golf Club
N56 W21318 Silver Spring Dr.
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

Zachariah's Acres is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization committed to making respite, recreation and nature accessible to children with special health care needs and their families. At Zachariah's Acres, children with special needs are able to participate in accessible agricultural and nature-based activities.

Greyhound Centennial Tour

Discovery World
Saturday, August 2, 2014
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
http://www.greyhound.com/tour
Celebrating 100 years of service, Greyhound is bringing its Centennial Mobile Museum Tour to Milwaukee! The tour will feature a bus converted into a mobile museum displaying memorabilia such as signage, vintage driver uniforms and an entire wall of history where guests will be able to see Greyhound’s transformation over the years, as well as view videos via interactive touchscreen displays. The tours will also feature restored classic coaches, such as the 1937 Yellow Coach, 1948 ACF Brill I-41, 1968 Scenicruiser and the 1984 Americruiser 2 and a new, modern coach featuring amenities such as free Wi-Fi, leather seats, power outlets and extra legroom.

600 EAST Cafe & Business Center
Monday, August 4, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
600 EAST Café & Business Center will kick off its grand opening on August 4, 2014 at 2 p.m., featuring a ribbon-cutting event followed by a week full of specials. Located at the east end of Wisconsin Avenue in Milwaukee’s central business district, the café offers an ideal location for Milwaukee’s downtown employees during the work week.

Following are the free specials for grand opening week:

Monday, 8/4: In honor of National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, stop in and enjoy a free cookie. What better way to start your week?

uesday, 8/5: Come in and relax with a free cup of coffee from one of our local roasters.

Wednesday, 8/6: Experience a free sample from a variety of our pound cakes.

Thursday, 8/7: Indulge in a free sample of our blended J’Latte or J’Mocha beverages.

Friday, 8/8: Try a free sample of baked oatmeal served with steamed milk.

Follow 600 EAST Café on Facebook and Twitter to find out more information about its news, deals and special offers every day!

Location:
600 East Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
M-F: 6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

SURG on the Water
Thursday, August 7, 2014
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
http://www.surgrestaurantgroup.com
1st Annual SURG Cares Charity Dinner benefiting MDA

SURG on the Water will host the 1st annual charity dinner to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association on Thursday August 7th starting at 5:30pm. The evening will feature a reserve menu prepared by SURG's amazing chefs including mangalista pork and kobe beef. 100% of the proceeds will benefit MDA's mission of finding cures and treatments for Muscle Disease. Only 200 seats are available for this inaugural event. Tickets can be purchased through SURG's website www.surgrestaurantgroup.com or by emailing Jaime@su-rg.com. The evening will also feature a high-end item raffle and live music.

Feasting for Felix

Wisconsin Humane Society Ozaukee Campus
Thursday, August 7, 2014
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
http://savinglives.wihumane.org/site/Calendar/1646616165?view=Detail&id=129743
The Wisconsin Humane Society Ozaukee Campus is excited to be hosting Feasting for Felix, a fun evening featuring delicious restaurant tastings, beer and wine, a fantastic silent auction, festive music and some four-legged greeters! It is held right on the grounds of the WHS Ozaukee Campus. Tickets are $40 per adult in advance ($50 at the event) or $75 per couple (only available in advance) and $20 for children under 12 years old ($25 at the event). Tickets can be purchased online or at our Animal Antics stores inside our Ozaukee Campus.

Connecting to Corporations: Developing the Value Proposition for Women-Owned Business

Manpower
Friday, August 8, 2014
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
http://www.wbdc.org/events/upcomingworkshopsevents/tabid/107/ctl/viewdetail/mid/765/itemid/561/d/20140808/Connecting-to-Corporation-Series.aspx
Presenter Julia Hubbel, author, veteran and a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE), who specializes in teaching minority- and women-owned companies how to do business with the Fortune 500, will help small business owners adjust their value proposition to maximize impact, effectiveness and grow their business through connections with large corporate supplier diversity programs. The workshop is free of charge but requires registration. Space is limited.

UWM School of Continuing Education
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
http://www4.uwm.edu/sce/course.cfm?id=19202
First Steps to Starting a Business

Learn the most important elements to starting a business and how to avoid common mistakes. Get your questions answered, discuss concerns and network with other new entrepreneurs. Begin working on your business concept in class, and leave with a wealth of information and resources.

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.

Radisson Milwaukee North Shore
Friday, August 15, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
http://www.lorman.com/393230?p=17905
Sales and Use Tax in Wisconsin

Register today and understand the sales and use tax complexities that confound many business owners. You will find out what is taxable, the best way to handle multistate issues and how to survive sales and use tax audits. Don't end up with the penalties and interest that are so dangerous for your budget in this volatile economy - register today.

Milwaukee Yacht Club
Saturday, August 16, 2014
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
http://www.yachtblastforkids.com/Events/AfterBlastParty.aspx
Come join Make-A-Wish Wisconsin’s biggest fundraiser, After Blast, on August 16th from 4-11 pm at the Milwaukee Yacht Club. All proceeds of After Blast go directly to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Enjoy delicious food, live entertainment, including American Idol star Naima Adedapo, and a silent auction that you won’t want to miss!

Water 2 Wine
Thursday, August 21, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
http://www.wwe-gm.org/event-889920
Wisconsin Women Entrepreneurs-Greater Milwaukee (WWE-GM) and Women Business Owners Network (WBON) are hosting a wine tasting event. Please join us as we toast our friendship and network with colleagues as the summer draws to a close.

Early Bird Pricing before August 19, 2014 and before $20
Late Registration/Walk-In Fee August 20 and after $25

Price includes wine, including opportunity to try numerous different varietals, and hors d'oeuvres.

Convenient parking in the attached lot.

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Friday, September 5, 2014
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
www.milwaukeerep.com
Side-splitting and rollicking – the perfect blend of Comedy and Country Music.

Called “hilarious, brilliant, and drop-dead funny” by the Chicago Tribune, The Doyle & Debbie Show finds a washed-up country star and his newest singing partner dusting off their microphones and resurrecting a familiar signature sound. Singing 16 original hits, including “Stock Car Love” and “Blue Stretch Pants,” this hilarious send-up of country music duos will have you doubled-over with laughter and roaring for an encore.

Henry Maier
Sunday, September 7, 2014
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
www.dylansrun.com
Dylan's Run for Autism

Dylan's Run for Autism will take place on Milwaukee's beautiful lakefront on Sunday, September 7, 2014. This 2 mile run/walk is a family-friendly event to support the autism community. All of the money raised at this event, stays right here, to help all of those in our community that are impacted by autism.

Frame Park
Sunday, September 14, 2014
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
https://secure3.convio.net/nmss/site/SPageServer?pagename=WLK_WIG_Landing_Page&search=true
Walk MS

National Multiple Sclerosis Society invites you to participate in Walk MS, the funds you raise give hope to the more than 10,000 children, women and men in Wisconsin living with multiple sclerosis. The dollars raised support life-changing programs and cutting-edge research. Every connection counts. Registration at: 9 am and the Walk at: 10 am on Sunday, September 14th. People can participate in Walk MS individually or as a team. Volunteers are also needed.

The Milwaukee Repertory Theater
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
www.milwaukeerep.com
The Color Purple

A magnificent Grammy-nominated musical saga.

Following the success of last year’s Ragtime, Mark Clements and his creative team reunite to bring you the hit musical based on Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. This glorious musical saga, spanning four decades, tells the unforgettable story of a woman who finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discover her own unique voice in the world. With a joyous Grammy-nominated score featuring jazz, ragtime, gospel, and blues, The Color Purple captures the hearts of young and old, and reminds us that “it only takes a grain of love to make a mighty tree.”

Milwaukee Film Festival Dates

Oriental Theater
Thursday, September 25, 2014
The 6th Annual Milwaukee Film Festival takes place from September 25-October 9, 2014, and will screen 200+ films from 40+ countries. Join us for films, panels, conversations, music and community for all ages. Festival venues this year are the Landmark Oriental Theatre, Landmark Downer Theatre, Fox-Bay Cinema Grill and Times Cinema. Visit mkefilm.org for more information.

AIA Contracts Milwaukee Seminar

Radisson Milwaukee North Shore
Friday, September 26, 2014
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
www.lorman.com/394037?p=17905
Help is available for understanding complex AIA contract provisions - get it now, before you wind up with costly delays or time-consuming lawsuits. Join us for this seminar and get a solid understanding of commonly used AIA documents and how to use them to minimize your liability.

Discover how to protect your company and avoid pitfalls such as delays, cost issues, payment disputes and much more. Know exactly what will happen if things go wrong - and how AIA contracts can help you avoid these disasters by addressing the issues upfront. Register today to get the insight you need to sign your next contract with your eyes wide open.

Benefits for You

- Stay at the forefront of your discipline - get updated on the latest AIA family of documents

- Stop wasting time poring over endless legalese - navigate through owner-architect agreements with ease

- Be prepared by making sure your dispute resolution provisions are bulletproof

- Make AIA contracts work for you - get tips on modifying the standard documents

Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation 2014 Walk

Milwaukee County Zoo
Saturday, September 27, 2014
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
http://hemophilia.org/walk
We are excited to team up with the National Hemophilia Foundation and walkers from across the country to raise dollars and awareness for the bleeding disorders community. Walk through the zoo! This 1 mile walk will take place at the Milwaukee County Zoo, with registration starting at 9am, and the walk stepping off at 10am. We hope to see you there!!
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