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Keller Museum

The Fred H. Keller History Museum is located in the Sussex Civic Center, Suite 240, N64 W23769 Main St., Sussex.

Maintained and run by the Sussex-Lisbon Area Historical Society, museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays. Special visits can also be made. Current exhibits include railroad memorabilia, fossil, glacial and Native American artifacts and pioneer exhibits. Admission is $4; children 10 and younger are admitted free.

Contact Mike Reilly at 414-530-3121 for special visits or for more information.

Med disposal

A Medreturn drug collection box is located in the lobby of the Sussex Public Safety Building, N63 W24335 Main St., Sussex.

The Medreturn is for the disposal of prescription and over-the-counter medication. The safety building is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. This drop box is for residential use only. Doctor's offices, businesses, clinics or commercial use is prohibited.

Call the safety building at 262-246-5237 for more information.

Poll workers needed

Poll workers are needed for the coming elections.

Poll workers or election inspector's duties include, but are not limited to, assigning voters a number in the poll books, issuing ballots, registering voters and assisting voters as needed. Election inspectors are compensated for working at the polling locations and for training sessions attended. Inspectors work a full day starting at 6 a.m. until all election work is completed, at 9 p.m. or later for busier elections.

Call the local government center for additional information.

Grocery tours

Meijer, N51 W24953 Lisbon Road, Sussex, will hold a grocery tour from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 15.

The store offers the tours the third Wednesday of every month. The tours are led by Lisa Sherlock and Melissa Fryatt, registered dietitians.

Call Meijer at 262-932-2500 for more information.

9/11 Memorial

The town of Lisbon's 9/11 Memorial is located at the town hall, W234 N8676 Woodside Road, Lisbon.

It is a memorial to the civilians, firefighters, police officers and those in uniform whose lives were taken by terrorists on 9/11. The centerpiece of the memorial is a piece of steel from the World Trade Center. Many individuals, businesses and organizations provided contributions of time, money and skill to make the memorial a reality.

Spaces for personalized memorial bricks ($100), tree sponsorships ($250), large memorial bricks ($500) and marquee plaques ($3000) are still available.

Call the Lisbon Town Hall at 262-246-6100 for more details.

Sensenbrenner visit

Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner (R-Menomonee Falls) will hold a town hall meeting at 9:30 a.m. Friday, March 3, at Lannon Village Hall, 20399 W. Main St.

Sensenbrenner will go on to the Sussex Civic Center, N64 W23760 Main St., for a town hall meeting at 10:15 a.m. The congressman represents Wisconsin's fifth district: Dodge, Washington, Jefferson and Waukesha counties.

Contact Sensenbrenner's office in Washington, D.C. at 202-225-5101 or in Brookfield at 262-784-1111 for more information.


Sussex Lions Club meets, 7 p.m. Monday, March 6, Boneyard Pub and Grille, N64 W23180 Main St., Sussex. .

Sussex Sled Bugs Snowmobile Club meets, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, Sussex Bowl, N64 W24576 Main St., Sussex. .

March community banquets, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursdays, March 9 and 23, St. James Catholic Church, W220 N6588 Town Line Road, Menomonee Falls. Free, public invited. Sussex United Methodist Church, 262-246-3748.

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