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Brat fry

Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church will hold a brat fry from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at the Sussex Piggly Wiggly, N63 W23735 Main St.

Call the church at 262-246-6451 for more details.

Save the date

The Fred H. Keller History Museum, on the second floor of the Sussex Civic Center, N64 W23760 Main St., Sussex,will hold its grand opening from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 8.

A ribbon-cutting at 10:05 a.m. will start the festivities. A number of current and new exhibits are offered. Drop off nonperishable food items for the food pantry on the first floor. The museum is the work of the Sussex-Lisbon Area Historical Society.

Call Mike Reilly, president of the society, at 414-530-3121 for more details.

Spaghetti dinner

The Lannon-Falls Lions Club will hold its 36th annual spaghetti dinner from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, April 9, at Village Bowl, N86 W18330 Main St., Menomonee Falls.

Donations received during the dinner will allow the Lions to assist with needs in the community, such as the food pantry, scholarships and more. The club meets at 6 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Village Bowl and the fourth Monday at the Lannon Community Center, 7610 N. Lannon Road, Lannon.

Contact Jeff Van Calligan at or 262-502-1153, or visit the club's web site at, for more information.

Community banquets

No community banquet will be held Thursday, April 13, due to the observance of Holy Week.

The banquet scheduled from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27, will be held, as usual, at St. James Catholic Church, W220 N6588 Town Line Road, Menomonee Falls.

Call Sussex United Methodist Church at 262-246-3748, for more information.


Building Blocks Play Group meets, 9 to 10 a.m. Friday, April 7, Faith Lutheran Church, W244 N6383 Weaver Drive, Sussex. Infants to age 5 and caregivers. RSVP required. Church, 262-246-3266.

April interpreted masses for the deaf, 4:30 p.m. Saturdays, April 8 and 22, St. James Catholic Church. Church, 262-251-3944.

Lannon-Falls Lions Club April meetings, 6 p.m. Monday, April 10, Village Bowl, N86 W18330 Main St., Menomonee Falls and 6 p.m. Monday, April 24, Lannon Lions Community Center.  or Jeff Van Calligan at 262-502-1153.

“The Lion King, Jr.” performed, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 6, Hamilton Fine Arts Center, W220 N6151 Town Line Road, Sussex. Performed by Templeton Middle School eight-grade chorus. Tickets $7, free for children 5 and younger and Golden Age Pass holders. Templeton Middle School, 262-246-6477.

Blues Brothers Revue, 7 p.m. Friday, April 7, Hamilton Fine Arts Center. $25, group rates available. Tickets: online at  or 800-838-3005.

“Eggs”travaganza Easter Egg Hunt, 1 p.m. Saturday, April 8, Lisbon Community Park, N78 W26970 Bartlett Parkway, Lisbon. Outside event, dress for weather. Lisbon Town Hall, 262-246-6100.

St. James Senior Club meets, noon Monday, April 10, St. James Catholic Church. Church, 262-251-3944.

St. James Bereavement Breakfast group meets, 9:30 a.m. Monday, April 10, Maxim's Restaurant, 18025 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. Shirley McGill, 262-246-0553.

Horne-Mudlitz VFW Post 6377 ladies Auxiliary meets, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, The Post Club House, W232 N6342 Waukesha Ave., Sussex. Gloria Unverrich 262-246-4002.

Volunteer Organization of Women in Sussex (VOWS) meets, 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, Waukesha State Bank, W249 N6688 State Highway 164, Sussex.  or 262-244-0850.

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