Events in Wauwatosa in the coming week

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Thursday 8/11

Summer Reading with Lego City: Local architect John Peine along with Sylvia Peine will bring
thousands of Legos to the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave., from 10 to 11 a.m.
and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Dave Ciccantelli will perform from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Landing at
Hoyt Park and Pool
, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.

Public swimming at Hoyt: The Tosa Pool at Hoyt Park is open for public swim from noon to 4:30
p.m.
Monday through Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.
to 8 p.m.
Sunday. Admission costs $7.50; children 2 and younger get in free. Evening swims
take place Tuesday and Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. Evening admission costs $5; children 2 and
younger get in free.

Parent/Tot swim: Parents and their children 6 and younger can play in the zero-depth area at
the Tosa Pool at Hoyt Park from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday. Admission costs $4.
Children 2 and younger get in free.

Friday 8/12

Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Scotch & Soda will play Motown, blues, rockabilly and current
hits from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.

Saturday 8/13

Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Country band Texas '55 will perform from 6 to 9 p.m. at The
Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool
, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.

Tosa Farmers Market: Shop produce and more from more than 40 vendors during this open-air
market from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Oct. 15 in the Village of Wauwatosa at 7720
Harwood Ave.

Shop a sale:St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., will sell men’s dress shirts at a sale price from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information, call 414-659-9513 or visit stjudeparishwauwatosa.org.

Sunday 8/14

Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Mad Red Kat & TED, a pop-rock band, will perform from 5 to 8
p.m.
at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.

Monday 8/15

Shop a sale:St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., will offer women’s pants and capris for 50
percent off from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For information, call 414-659-9513 or visit stjudeparishwauwatosa.org.

Milwaukee Irish Fest Summer School: This weeklong program will be held at the CelticMKE Center, 15323 N. Wauwatosa Ave., providing a hands-on Irish cultural experience for all ages. Classes will be offered in music, dance, history, crafts, language and more. For a complete schedule and to register, visit irishfestsummerschool.com.

Tuesday 8/16

Rhyme Time: Children up to 3 years of age are invited to enjoy a 20-minute session featuring
nursery rhymes, stories, songs, finger plays and more at 9:30 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Public
Library
, 7635 W. North Ave . An adult must attend with the child; older siblings are welcome.

Card game: The Wauwatosa Senior Club meets every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11 a.m. to
3 p.m.
to play cards at the Wauwatosa Civic Center, 7725 W. North Ave. The club is open to all
area residents 50 or older and is sponsored by the Wauwatosa Recreation
Department. For information, call 414-479-8900, ext. 5789.

Senior Center birthday party: The Hart Park Senior Center will celebrate its members born in
August with a party at 1:30 p.m. at the center, 7300 W. Chestnut St. For information, call 414-471-8495.

Wednesday 8/17

Rhyme Time: Children up to 3 years of age are invited to enjoy a 20-minute session featuring
nursery rhymes, stories, songs, finger plays and more at 9:30 or 10:30 a.m. at the Wauwatosa
Public Library
, 7635 W. North Ave . An adult must attend with the child; older siblings are
welcome.

“Social Security, Medicare & You”: Staff from Sen. Tammy Baldwin’s office will present
information about Social Security and Medicare at 10:30 a.m. at the Hart Park Senior Center,
7300 Chestnut St. The program is free, but registration is required. Call the center at
414-471-8495. This session is informational only.

Backgammon tourney: The Milwaukee Backgammon Club will host a tournament at 6:30 p.m. at
Rounding Third Sports Bar & Grill, 6317 W. Bluemound Road. The tournament includes a main
flight and a consolation flight — guaranteeing at least two 5-point
matches for everyone who enters — plus an optional side pool. The entry fee is $6. Of that, $1 pays club expenses and the remainder goes toward prize money. For more information, go to mkebackgammon.org or email mkebackgammon@att.net.

Quizmaster Trivia: Test your knowledge on a broad range of topics during this outdoor trivia
contest at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd., from 7 to 9 p.m. If the
weather doesn’t cooperate, the game moves inside.

Hartung Park Farmers’ Market: Produce and locally made goods will be for sale near the
playground on Menomonee River Parkway at Keefe Avenue each Wednesday through
September from 4 to 7 p.m.

Shop a sale:St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., will offer women’s pants and capris for 50
percent off from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information, call 414-659-9513 or visit stjudeparishwauwatosa.org.

Tosa Tonight: JigJam, a Celtgrass band, will perform at 6 p.m. and Skerryvore, a Scottish Celtic
Rock group, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Rotary Performance Pavilion at the southwest corner
of 68th and State streets. Food and drinks will be available for purchase during this free outdoor
concert. For information, visit TosaTonight.com.

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