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Brat fry

Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church, N59 W22476 Silver Spring Drive, Sussex, will hold a brat fry from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 25, at the Sussex Piggly Wiggly, N63 W23735 Main St.

Call the church at 262-246-6537, for more information.

Caregiver Support

The Sussex Civic Center, N64 W23760 Main St., offers a support group for caregivers at 12:45 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month.

The group will meet Monday, March 27, in Multipurpose Room A. The March topic is “The Decision Making Process for the Continuum of Care”.

Call Jean Horner, senior program coordinator, at 262-246-5200, for more information.

Dog licenses

Dog owners have until Friday, March 31, to obtain a 2017 license without being assessed a late fee.

The state of Wisconsin requires any dog over the age of five months to be licensed. Bring veterinary proof of the rabies vaccine and an application to your community's governing center. Applications are available online or at your local government center,  Lannon Village Hall, Lisbon Town Hall or Sussex Civic Center.

Call your local village or town hall for more information.

Bunny Lunch

The Sussex Parks and Recreation Department will hold its annual Bunny Lunch from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, April 8.

The event features games, lunch, pictures with Mr. E. Bunny and crafts. The event is for all ages, but geared to those 8 and younger. A $6 pre-registration fee covers everything; the program is #1604.1. Register by Monday, April 3, to reserve a spot. Register in person at the Sussex Civic Center, N64 W23760 Main St., or online at

Call the Rec Department at 262-246-5200 for more details.

Keller Museum

The Sussex-Lisbon Historical Society runs the Fred H. Keller History Museum, located in the Sussex Civic Center, Suite 240, N64 W23760 Main St., Sussex.

The museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays of each month. Special visits can also be arranged. The museum will hold a grand opening from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 8, with door prizes and parting gifts for visitors. The museum will have normal hours until 4 p.m. that day. Admission is $4, children 10 and younger are admitted free.

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


Free tax preparation is available through American Association of Retired Persons, AARP, at the Sussex Civic Center, N64 W23760 Main St., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through April 17.

Appointments are required. Bring a picture ID, social security card if not currently getting social security benefits and all necessary tax documents, including last year's tax return. Call 262-246-5181 to make an appointment.

Call the Civic Center at 262-246-5200 for more information.


A new Robin Hood, 1 and 7 p.m. Friday, March 24, St. John's Lutheran School, 20813 Forest Views Drive, Lannon. Public invited to see a different version of the classic story. School, 262-251-2940.

Faithful Hands meets, 1 p.m. Monday, March 27, Faith Lutheran Church, W244 N6383 Weaver Drive, Sussex. Church, 262-246-3266.

Regeneration meets, 9:30 a.m. continental breakfast, 10 a.m. program, Tuesday, March 28, Redeemer United Church of Christ, W220 N4915 Town Line Road, Menomonee Falls. Program: Local Historian Fred Keller will discuss the history of the local historical society. Church, 262-246-6710.

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