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Our Kid's Closet

Our Kid's Closet offers gently used clothing to low-income families at no cost.

The store-like setting is located within Columbia St. Mary's Clinic, N112 W15415 Mequon Road, Germantown. Its services are available to families in Washington, Ozaukee and Waukesha Counties. Shopping hours are 6 to 8 p.m. the first Thursday and 9 to 11 a.m. the first Saturday of each month. Like-new clothing, sizes newborn to 14/16, including outerwear, is accepted every day at St. Boniface Catholic Church, W204 N11940 Goldendale Road, Germantown. A bin is provided, located against the garage in the upper parking lot. Volunteers are always welcome during shopping hours and from 6 to 8 p.m. the third Wednesdays each month.

Contact Our Kid's Closet at, email or call Dyanne Van Hecke at 262-844-8554 for more information.

Blood drive

St. Boniface and St. Gabriel are holding a blood drive from 2 to 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 1200 St. Gabriel's Way, Hubertus.

The blood drive will be held in Hanel Hall. Sign up at or call the Blood Center of Wisconsin at 877-232-4376.

Contact Linda Mikolnainis at 262-628-0340 for more information.

Lenten fish fries

St. Agnes Catholic Church, 12801 W. Fairmount Ave., Butler, will hold a fish fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Ash Wednesday, March 1, and every Friday during Lent.

Dinners are $8, beverages and desserts are available for purchase. Dine-in or carryout offered. Friday fish fries will be held March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and April 7.

Call the church at 262-781-9521 for more information.

Vendors needed

The Community League of Menomonee Falls is in need of vendors for its spring marketplace to be held April 8.

The league is looking for individuals or businesses to provide a demonstration or be a commercial party vendor at the show held at Menomonee Falls High School, W142 N8101 Merrimac Drive.

Those interested can call the league at 414-581-0352 or email  for more details.

Boniface boys basketball

The St. Boniface seventh-grade boys basketball team took second place in the 39th annual Holy Angels Classic in West Bend.


Knitting Group meets, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. every Thursday, Butler Public Library, 12808 W. Hampton  Ave. Library, 262-783-2535.

Mardi Gras Game Night, 5:40 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, Good Shepherd Catholic Church, N88 W17658 Christman Road, Menomonee Falls. Church, 262-255-2210.

Truth for the Changing Times, 10:45 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, Falls Baptist Church, N69 W12703 Appleton Ave., Menomonee Falls. Church, 262-251-7051.

VFW Post 9202 meets, 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, N120 W15932 Freistadt Road, Germantown. Commander Steven Lichtenwalner, 252-251-8716.

Ash Wednesday observed, 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, Lutheran Church of the Living Christ, W156 N10660 Pilgrim Road, Germantown. Church, 262-251-5870.

Art Guild of Menomonee Falls meets, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, Menomonee Falls Public Library.

Friends of the Menomonee Falls Public Library meet, 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, Library, W156 N8436 Pilgrim Road. Library, 262-532-8900.

Super Saturday Lego League meets, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 4, Survive Alive House, N151 W28700 Edison Drive (next to Fire Station #2). Sponsored by the Germantown Recreation and Parks Department. For children 7 to 12 years. Register one week before the program date. or 262-250-4710.

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