Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Singer-songwriter and fingerstyle guitarist Paul Rebek will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.
Workplace (Dough)Nuts & Bolts Breakfast Series: A series of four, onehour employment law seminars from 8 to 9 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month beginning in September at the Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield Hotel, 375 S. Moorland Road. This session sponsored by the Wauwatosa Chamber of Commerce will feature attorneys James A. Walcheske and Kelly L. Temeyer speaking about “Behind Bars: Avoiding Issues with Arrest and Conviction Record Discrimination and Background Checks.” The cost is $15 per seminar or $50 for the series. Register at http://www.walcheskeluzi.com.
Music at The Landing at Hoyt: 16 Paces will perform top-40 country and classic rock from 5 to 8
p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.
Bublé tribute concert: Wisconsin Lutheran College, 8800 W. Bluemound Road, will present Shades of Bublé, a tribute act inspired by singer Michael Bublé, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $34-$39 and can be purchased at wlc.edu , under “upcoming events.”
Midwest Region Fine Furnishings Show: Learn how to make your home a healthy haven for your family; meet furniture-maker Kyle Huntoon, finalist of HGTV's Ellen’s Design Challenge; explore Milwaukee’s architectural history; watch artisans demonstrate woodworking and other intricate techniques, and take part in many other activities at the Midwest Regional Fine Furnishings Show at Hart Park’s Muellner Building, 7300 Chestnut St. Hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $10 per adult for one day or $15 for two days. Children younger than 12 get in free. For information,visit www.finefurnishingsshows.com .
“True Meaning of Life”: Author Kim Ward will share stories of courageous and inspiring people she has interviewed at 12:45 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Civic Center, 7725 W. North Ave. The Wauwatosa Senior Club is sponsoring this talk.
Bicycle Ride: Pedal local roads and paved trails with friends and fellow cyclists at 8 p.m., beginning at North Avenue and 69th Street, at the city parking lot. The pace is slow and social. Get together with the other attendees afterward at Saz's State House, 5539 W. State St. Bring your bike, helmet, lights and friends. Wear bright and/or reflective clothing. Feel free to meet at 5:45 p.m. at Cranky Al’s to meet fellow riders and have dinner.
Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Milwaukee musician Derek Sallmann will perform from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd. He is an acoustic solo artist and also enjoys playing cover songs from the 1960s through today.
Elephant Appreciation Day: Learn about the earth’s largest land mammal during this event at the Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Road, between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Zoo pass members get in free. Tours of the elephant barn will be offered.
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
Shop a sale: All merchandise at St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., will be 50 percent off from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information, call 414-659-9513 or visit stjudeparishwauwatosa.org.
Medication Collection: Bring no-longer-needed or expired medications, including pet medications, for to the Wauwatosa Civic Center, 7725 W. North Ave., between 9 a.m. and noon. All medicines will be accepted; sharps, inhalers, cosmetics and toiletries will not be accepted. All drop-offs remain anonymous. Labels containing personal information will not be removed, so please do so ahead of time.
Bublr Bikes Launch: Mayor Kathy Ehley will join Bublr Bikes officials and local residents for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Tosa Farmers Market in the Village of Wauwatosa at 7720 Harwood Ave. at 10 a.m. Celebrate the launch of this new transportation project.
'Adopt' a dog: Wisconsin Adopt A Golden Retriever Inc. will sponsor a Society Sunday from 4 to 9 p.m. Sept. 18 at Pizzeria Piccola, 7606 W. State St. Enjoy a meal and help the group raise funds to help the golden retrievers and golden mixes in care. Group members will be the wait staff, the table busing staff and greeters for this event. The society makes a profit from every meal sold (including take out) and keeps all the tips. Call the restaurant at (414) 443-0800 for more information.
Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Pop-rock band Mad Red Kat & TED will perform from 4 to 7 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.
Packers Vs. Vikings: The game will be shown on a 10-foot projection screen and 60-inch LED televisions in the Grand Hall at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd., from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. The beer garden will be open.
Shop a sale: All merchandise at St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., will be 50 percent off from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For information, call 414-659-9513 or visit stjudeparishwauwatosa.org.
Story Time: Children 3 to 6 years of age can discover stories, prereading skills, songs, movement and crafts at 1:30 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave.
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 School District Recreation Department. For information, call 414-479-8900, ext. 5789.
Senior Center Birthday Party: Members of the Hart Park Senior Center will celebrate members born in September with a party at 1 p.m. at the center, 7300 Chestnut St. Call 414-471-8495 to register.
Story Time: Children 3 to 6 years of age can discover stories, prereading skills, songs, movement and crafts at 9:30 or 11 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave .
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 information, go to mkebackgammon.org or email email@example.com
Quizmaster Trivia: Test your knowledge on a broad range of topics during this outdoor triviacontest 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 theplayground on Menomonee River Parkway at Keefe Avenue each Wednesday through September from 4 to 7 p.m.
Shop a sale: All merchandise at St. Jude Thrift Shop, 822 Glenview Ave., will be $1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Items regularly costing less than $1 will be half off. For information, call 414-659-9513 or visit stjudeparishwauwatosa.org.